Activist Investor Ancora to Launch Proxy Fight at Forward Air

An activist investor is preparing to launch a proxy fight at trucking and logistics company Forward Air Corp. Ancora Holdings Inc. plans to nominate four directors to Forward Air’s 10-person board, including the company’s founder and its former chief financial officer, according to people familiar with the matter. The group holds a combined 6.3% stake in the Greeneville, Tenn., company, […]

British Hedge Fund Billionaire Takes Climate Fight to S&P 500

A billionaire hedge-fund manager is bankrolling an unprecedented campaign to force dozens of the world’s largest companies to publish carbon-emission reduction plans and put them up for shareholder vote. Frustrated by the pace at which corporations are cutting emissions, Christopher Hohn is backing a global effort to speed things up. He is working with nonprofit groups and investor organizations to […]

UFC 257 results, highlights — Conor McGregor vs. Dustin Poirier: Fight card, complete guide

Getty Images Dustin “The Diamond” Poirier is a bad man. The former interim lightweight champion showed he’s every bit as tough and powerful as any man in the division on Saturday night at UFC 257 with a thrilling stoppage of Conor McGregor in the second round. Poirier survived some early shots from McGregor before securing a takedown and eventually battering […]

UFC 257 results, highlights: Michael Chandler stuns in debut fight with first-round TKO over Dan Hooker

As far as UFC debuts are concerned, former three-time Bellator MMA lightweight champion Michael Chandler was as impressive as anyone could have imagined on Saturday. Then he took to the microphone to seal his moment.  Chandler (22-5), who was given no favors in being matched against the battle-tested Dan Hooker (20-10) in the co-main event of UFC 257 in Abu […]

UFC 257 — Conor McGregor vs. Dustin Poirier: Fight card, PPV price, start time, odds, complete guide, date

Getty Images January 2021 will come across a lot like January 2020 as the UFC will once again kick off its pay-per-view calendar with Irish superstar Conor McGregor making a return to the Octagon. The former featherweight and lightweight champion makes yet another comeback on Saturday night as he squares off with Dustin Poirier in a rematch taking place in […]