It's Easy Being Greedy: Kerkorian Tender Offer To "Easily" Net 5.5% Ford Stake

We'll tell you this much — Kirk Kerkorian knows how to play the auto industry like a fiddle. The man can turn a quick buck out here in Detroit like a street corner vendor selling Red Wings championship gear. Long-term success? Ha! Who needs it? Not when you can parlay a stock price up high enough to pull in… »6/10/08 11:10am

Taste The Excitement! Jerry York's Resignation Is Kirk Kerkorian's First Step In All-Out War Against The General?

Ok, we're still digesting this one but it seems that we shouldn't be worried about who'll be bringing the fire to shove under Rick's backside after GM Board member Jerry "Peppermint Patty" York announced his resignation earlier today. The fire's still there — and it's in the form of a potential hostile takeover.… »10/06/06 2:23pm

Breaking! Jerry York Resigns From GM Board Of Directors — Will He Take Fire With Him?

Automotive News is reporting what folks have been speculating about all week after the GM-Renault-Nissan talks were axed — Jerry York, the Kirk Kerkorian flunky and member of the GM board of directors, has resigned from the General's board, according to a filing today with the Securities and Exchange Commission. In… »10/06/06 1:44pm

Kerkorian Warns What? The Times' Micki Maynard Interviews Tracinda's "Spokesperson"

Yeah, it's total speculation on our part but we can't think of anyone else Micki would be talking to with this kind of knowledge of the direction Tracinda's looking to take with GM — save Kirk Kerkorian or Jerry York or one of their inner circle. We're ruling out usual suspect Anthony Mandekic, who's usually more… »7/06/06 7:20pm