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Atlanta Braves sign free agent outfielder Yasiel Puig

The Atlanta Braves have signed free agent outfielder Yaisel Puig to a one-year deal, according to MLB.com. Puig, who had one of the league’s highest selling jerseys in 2013, comes to the Braves after outfielder Nick Markakis opted not to play the 2020 season due to Covid-19 concerns. The 2014 All Star joins an outfield that includes Marcell Ozuna, Ender Inciarte and Ronald Acuna Jr. Puig, 29, adds power and versatility to the lineup especially with Braves first baseman Freddie Freeman still out…

Delta CEO: Business travel may lag for 12 to 18 months

Delta’s chief executive officer says business travel continues to lag but remains optimistic about the airline’s countermeasures — including its policy to create distance among passengers by blocking middle seats during the novel coronavirus pandemic. Delta Air Lines Inc. CEO Ed Bastian made the comments during Delta’s second quarter earnings call Tuesday, July 14. Delta posted a $7 billion pre-tax loss and saw year-over-year operational revenue fall by 91% in the quarter as the pandemic ravaged…

Leadership Atlanta postpones Class of 2021 due to Covid-19

Leadership Atlanta said Tuesday it is postponing both its Core and LEAD Atlanta Classes of 2021 for the upcoming year due to the Covid-19 pandemic. The civic organization had announced on June 2 the names of the 80 members of the Class of 2021. “After surveying both classes, the results indicated that most would not be comfortable with an overnight retreat and meeting in person,” Pat Upshaw-Monteith, president and CEO of Leadership Atlanta, said in an email. “As you all know, camaraderie is built…

Automotive Minute: Ford makes big bet on the Bronco family of SUVs (Photos)

On Monday night, the 2021 Ford Bronco family of SUVs debuted after decades of anticipation. The 2021 Ford Bronco will come in three variants: the two- and four-door Bronco and the four-door Bronco Sport.  Ford is betting big on the Bronco family of SUVs. It will be produced at two different domestic plants and received a unique, multimedia debut via numerous Disney media properties. The Bronco models feature body lines and attributes most similar to the original Broncos while the Bronco Sport…

UPS picks Pfizer exec for board of directors

United Parcel Service Inc. added a new board member to help bolster its push into health-care services. UPS said Monday it appointed long-time Pfizer executive Angela Hwang to its board, effective immediately. Hwang, 54, is a member of Pfizer’s executive team and is Group President of the Pfizer Biopharmaceuticals Group, which comprises approximately 80% of Pfizer’s revenues, according to a UPS news release. In that role, she leads more than 26,000 employees and is responsible for bringing over…