The typical big-company CEO raked in $11.5 million last year in salary, stock and other compensation, according to a study by executive data firm Equilar for The Associated Press.
Here are the top-paid CEOs by state for 2016, as calculated by The Associated Press and Equilar, an executive data firm.
Super Sonic Car Wash bought Mr. Bubbles locations in North Columbus and Starkville in 2016 which have served the Golden Triangle since 2007. Since then, plans were announced by the business to expand coverage in Columbus with an east side location coming Nov. 1.
A Canadian company will spend $1 million to expand its Mississippi door factory, adding 50 employees.
A new boutique opened May 2 downtown on Fifth Street.
Ford is getting leaner as it faces an onslaught of challenges, from slowing U.S. sales to high-tech challengers to its own disgruntled shareholders.
Coffee House on Fifth celebrated the opening of a new location on the Columbus Air Force Base May 5.
Global luxury home sales cooled off in 2016 for the second consecutive year, even with a record number of homes selling for more than $100 million.
The former home of Pig Out and Danny's Southern Diner, 512 Alabama St., will soon host a new barbecue and wing restaurant.
The chief executive of United Airlines apologized Tuesday on Capitol Hill for an incident in which a passenger was dragged off a flight, calling it "a mistake of epic proportions" as frustrated lawmakers warned airline executives to improve customer service or face congressional intervention.
The U.S. economy turned in the weakest performance in three years in the January-March quarter as consumers sharply slowed their spending.
Bill and Loren Seres sold Steel Monkey Crossfit to Luke and Brittany Strohl on April 1.
President Donald Trump has told the leaders of Mexico and Canada that he will not pull out of the North American Free Trade Agreement at this time, just hours after administration officials said he was considering a draft executive order to do just that.
United Airlines says it will raise the limit -- to $10,000 -- on payments to customers who give up seats on oversold flights and will increase training for employees as it deals with fallout from the video of a passenger being violently dragged from his seat.
Wells Fargo's top management and board of directors will face irritated investors Tuesday for the first big shareholder meeting since the scandal over the bank's sales practices led to an executive shake-up, fines and a dented reputation.
A judge on Friday ordered Volkswagen to pay a $2.8 billion criminal penalty in the United States for cheating on diesel emissions tests, blessing a deal negotiated by the government for a "massive fraud" orchestrated by the German automaker.
Jerry's Music in Columbus has moved a few doors down on Hwy. 45.
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