Former New York Jets and Baltimore Ravens linebacker Bart Scott has joined CBS’s top National Football League pre-game show as a studio analyst, less than two years after he briefly imposed a media boycott in the Jets’ locker room during his final season as a player.
First Solar Inc., the biggest maker of thin-film solar modules, will issue its forecast for 2013 sales to analysts and investors tomorrow, after announcing today the departure of the executive who led its global effort to build utility-scale power plants with its panels.
When the New York City banker James Brown tallied his wealth in 1842, he had to look far below Wall Street to trace its origins. His investments in the American South exceeded $1.5 million, a quarter of which was directly bound up in the ownership of slave plantations.
New York City’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate fell for the sixth straight month in June to 9.5 percent, down 0.1 percentage point, as financial companies hired for a fourth consecutive month, the state Labor Department reported.