Berkshire Hathaway’s Warren Buffett appoints Greg Abel and Ajit Jain as vice chairmen

Berkshire Hathaway Chairman and CEO Warren Buffett appointed Gregory Abel to be Berkshire Hathaway’s Vice Chairman – Non-Insurance Business Operations and Ajit Jain to be its Vice Chairman – Insurance Operations. The company’s Board of Directors also voted to increase the number of directors to fourteen from twelve. This story is developing. Please check back…

FCC Chairman Ajit Pai canceled his appearance at CES because of death threats

Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai canceled his scheduled appearance at a major upcoming tech industry trade show after receiving death threats, two agency sources told Recode on Thursday. It’s the second known incident in which Pai’s safety may have been at risk, after a bomb threat abruptly forced the chairman to halt his controversial…