The following are the day's top business stories:
Hewlett-Packard Co. , the largest maker of computers, announced a board shake-up aimed at adding foreign-based directors and quelling criticism over the way it handled the departure of Chief Executive Officer Mark Hurd .
Former Vice President Al Gore’s Current TV LLC dismissed its lead anchor Keith Olbermann after a year, saying he no longer represented the channel’s values.
Current TV, the cable network founded by former vice president Al Gore, put itself up for sale after receiving overtures from potential suitors.
Keith Olbermann and former Vice President Al Gore’s Current TV LLC filed lawsuits against each other after the anchor’s firing last month from the progressive political cable channel.
Hewlett-Packard Co. , seeking a new chief executive officer after the ouster of Mark Hurd this month, has hired Spencer Stuart Inc. to handle the search.