Imus in the Morning was carried on 61 stations across the United States and distributed over the Westwood One radio network. The cancellation of the program comes after statements Mr. Imus made about the young women who comprised the Rutgers University Women’s Basketball team, which reached the finals of the NCAA Women’s Basketball Championship this spring..
While my time with the start up was brief, I never wavered from the belief that was core to what social business stood for. Everything had changed, and while we were a handful of true believers at the time, we all instinctively knew that the way business functioned was going to be impacted for the years to come. Now fast forward five years later..
Fifty firefighters tackled a blaze which took hold of a recycling plant in Salford.A tower of black smoke was seen for several miles across Greater Manchester during the incident on Frederick Road in Pendleton. Local residents were urged to keep their windows and doors closed.Emergency crews from Broughton, Salford, Manchester Central, Moss Side, Atherton and Eccles were first called at 5.30pm to JWS Waste and Recycling, around 300 metres from the A6 and Salford Crescent railway station.’Broken’ family of man found dead in Rochdale pay tribute to ‘loving son, dad and brother’The cause of the fire is not yet known.Several road closures remained in place last night between Broad Street and Frederick Road Junction, Frederick Road and Lower Broughton Road, Lower Broughton Road and Cromwell Road, and Cromwell Road and Lissadel Street.A spokesman for Greater Manchester Fire and Rescue Service said on Tuesday night: “50 firefighters are continuing to tackle the blaze involving a large recycling plant in Frederick Road, Salford.IN PICTURES: Huge fire at waste recycling plantHuge fire at waste recycling plant in Salford”Crews are using multiple jets, ground monitors, an aerial appliance and a specialist vehicles to tackle the fire at JWS Waste and Recycling.”Officers are working with partner agencies to make the area safe and bring the fire under control. The fire is producing a lot of smoke so please ensure windows and doors are closed if you live locally.”Nearby roads will remain closed as crews work to contain the fire and extinguish the flames.”As it grew dark on Tuesday, small pockets of flames could be seen inside the plant.
On a recent earnings call, during which the brand announced its first quarterly earnings loss, CEO Kevin Plank said Under Armour plans to ramp up its marketing and rely more heavily on its athletic endorsers. In the first quarter, Under Armour lost $2.3 million, compared with a profit of $19.2 million in the year earlier period, though revenue increased 7% to $1.1 billion. The company will report second quarter earnings in August..