The sudden departure of Hewlett- Packard Co. Chief Executive Officer Mark Hurd leaves the company in search of a successor who can integrate more than $20 billion in acquisitions and maintain sales growth.
California is set to begin construction of a new death row, already the biggest in the U.S., at a cost to taxpayers of as much as $1 billion, even though it may reach capacity in as little as three years.
The Hewlett-Packard Co. contractor accusing former Chief Executive Officer Mark Hurd of sexual harassment didn’t have an affair or a sexual relationship with him, said Gloria Allred , the woman’s attorney.
President Barack Obama ’s frustrated efforts to revamp U.S. energy policy may face another setback as Japan works to prevent a meltdown at nuclear-power reactors crippled by last week’s earthquake and tsunami.
A former housekeeper for Meg Whitman said the Republican candidate for California governor knew the worker was in the U.S. illegally for six years and fired her only after deciding to run for office. Whitman denied the allegations.
Hewlett-Packard Co. Chief Executive Officer Mark Hurd reached a settlement last week with a woman who accused him of sexual harassment, releasing HP from responsibility, two people familiar with the matter said.