Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP said Robert H. Edwards Jr. joined the Washington office, where he will be co-leader of the energy, project finance and technology team and a member of the mergers and acquisitions, securities and corporate governance practice group.
Philip McNeal, who turned an engineering background into a 30-year career at JPMorgan Chase & Co. where his rise to managing director earned him notice as one of the most-influential blacks on Wall Street, has died. He was 60.
Tencent Holdings Ltd.’s WeChat instant message application, which has 396 million monthly active users, has been criticized by state media and had some accounts limited by the government in northwest China.
The Ohio General Assembly approved a bill to freeze standards for electricity efficiency and generation from renewable sources, marking the sharpest break from a three-decade campaign by 29 U.S. states.
Maya Angelou, the poet and professor whose bestselling memoirs of growing up black and female made her a beloved American storyteller, with a melodious voice and seemingly boundless optimism in the face of hardship, has died. She was 86.