• CEO pay by the numbers: How big were last year’s raises?

    The typical big-company CEO raked in $11.5 million last year in salary, stock and other compensation, according to a study by executive data firm Equilar for The Associated Press. That’s an 8.5 percent raise from a year earlier, the biggest in three years.

  • The highest-paid CEOs by state

    Here are the top-paid CEOs by state for 2016, as calculated by The Associated Press and Equilar, an executive data firm.

  • 10 Things to Know for Thursday

    Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Thursday:

  • The Latest: Protesters rally outside United’s annual meeting

    CHICAGO (AP) — The Latest on United Airlines’ annual meeting (all times local):

  • Serena Williams accepts a new challenge – in Silicon Valley

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — In a story May 24, The Associated Press reported that tennis star Serena Williams has 39 Grand Slam titles. The figure includes 14 for doubles and two for mixed doubles. She has 23 singles titles.

  • Women CEOs earned more last year, but few were in top job

    NEW YORK (AP) — Women CEOs earned big bucks last year, but there’s still very few of them running the world’s largest companies.

  • Defense and aerospace companies lead US stocks higher

    NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks are higher Monday as software, chip makers and other technology companies climb. Defense contractors are also rising as the market bounces back from a turbulent week. Energy companies are taking modest losses.

  • Ousted South Korean president’s graft trial begins Tuesday

    SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Handcuffed, her inmate number 503 attached to her clothing, former South Korean President Park Geun-hye begins her corruption trial Tuesday in the same courtroom where a brutal dictator was sentenced to death two decades ago.

  • AP Source: Ford replaces CEO in push to transform business

    DETROIT (AP) — Ford Motor Co. is replacing CEO Mark Fields amid questions about its current performance and future strategy, according to a person familiar with the situation.

  • Fox fires panelist Beckel for racially insensitive remark

    NEW YORK (AP) — Fox News Channel says it has fired prime-time commentator Bob Beckel for making an insensitive remark to a black employee.