• Judge to consider whether 15-year court battle continues

    BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — An attorney for the University of Louisiana at Lafayette has asked a Baton Rouge judge to dismiss former head football coach Jerry Baldwin’s claim that the school fired him in 2001 because he is black.

  • Albuquerque health care industry company to add 300 jobs

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — An Albuquerque -based business in the health care industry will add 300 jobs under an expansion.

  • In this Monday, May 20, 2013, file photo, Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer speaks during a news conference in New York. On Monday, July 25, 2016, Verizon formally announced that it is buying Yahoo for $4.83 billion, marking the end of an era for a company that once defined the internet. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II, File)

    Yahoo’s Mayer: A trailblazer, but no game-changer for women

    NEW YORK (AP) — Marissa Mayer was a rarity: A major tech-company CEO who served while pregnant and, later, as a mother of young children. But her trailblazing has done little to meaningfully improve the second-class status of women in tech, a more deep-seated problem that will take many years — and certainly more than one person — to fix.

  • Tony George returns as chairman of board of Hulman & Co.

    INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — IndyCar founder Tony George has been renamed the chairman of the board of Hulman & Co., the family that owns Indianapolis Motor Speedway.