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Google Splashes $70 Million on New CFO Ruth Porat
Google has announced that its choice for a new Chief Financial Officer, soon-to-be ex-Morgan Stanley employee Ruth Porat, will effectively occupy the position on May 26th and will be paid about $70 million over the next two years in stock units, grants and ...
Ruth Porat to get over USD 70 million in two years as Google CFO  Business Today
Google to Pay New CFO Porat More Than $70 Million In Two Years  NDTV
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Fed market gurus prep rate hike amid last-minute anxieties
NEW YORK (Reuters) - The New York Federal Reserve officials tasked with prying interest rates off the floor have been meeting with bankers and traders to plot how best to do it, amid deep uncertainty over how much control they will really have over ...
San Francisco Fed President John Williams expects momentum in labor market  Los Angeles Times
Fed Tries To Figure Out How To Raise Interest Rates By A 1/4 Of 1%  Seeking Alpha (registration)
Japan joins Britain in 'noflation' land
Japanese price growth ground to a halt in February as inflation fell to zero inflation for the first time in nearly two years. Factoring out the effects of last April's sales tax increase, inflation slid from 0.2pc in January to zero in February.
Japan nears deflation as consumer prices stop rising  BBC News
Growing Speculation BOJ Easing May Outlast Kuroda's Tenure  Wall Street Journal (blog)
Feds propose rules to curb 'payday' loans
WASHINGTON - Each month, more than 200,000 needy U.S. households take out what's advertised as a brief loan. Many have run out of money between paychecks.
Regulators outline rules on short-term loans  Denton Record Chronicle
Predatory lenders bilk borrowers, but see which Alabama lawmakers got their ...  AL.com
Lululemon's pants designed for the male anatomy are totally crushing it
Pedestrians walk past a Lululemon Athletica store in New York. Photograph by Lucas Jackson - Reuters. The man-friendly pants are driving sales.
Lululemon strikes a new pose: Full-figured tanks  CNBC
Lululemon ploughs through 'sheergate' yoga fiasco  Financial Times
Wrong kitty litter led to radiation leak at New Mexico nuke waste dump
A radiation leak at an underground nuclear waste dump in New Mexico was caused by "chemically incompatible" contents, including kitty litter, that reacted inside a barrel of waste causing it to rupture, scientists said on Thursday.
'Cat litter mix' closed US nuclear waste repository  BBC News
Report: Mix of Cat Litter, Salts Caused Nuclear-Dump Mishap  ABC News
McDonald's McFashion: Introducing Big Mac Clothing Line
McDonald's hosted a fashion event with a "The Big Mac Shop" in Sweden as part of their global imlovingit24 campaign.
Would you like pants with that? McDonald's unveils Big Mac fashion  OCRegister
McDonald's goes fashionable, launches fashion line  IndianRetailer.com
Warren Buffett wins big on backing Brazil's 3G - and ketchup
Berkshire Hathaway chairman Warren Buffett is celebrating his 50th anniversary in charge of the one-time textile miller with another really big, very smart deal.
Why Warren Buffett bought Vegemite  BRW
Best bet for Kraft Heinz: Un-Kraft  USA TODAY
US Fish and Wildlife Service approve Dallas club's rhino import permit
Jan. 11, 2014: Bob Fretwell of Mesquite, Texas, protests outside the Dallas Convention Center where the Dallas Safari Club is holding a weekend show and auction, where a permit to shoot an endangered black rhinoceros in Africa was up for bid.
US gives approval for $350000 rhino hunt sold at Texas auction  Reuters
U.S. government approves Dallas club's rhino import permit  The Seattle Times
South Carolina woman tried running over teen after argument about cinnamon ...
A heated argument over sweet rolls turned so sour that a South Carolina woman is now facing an attempted murder charge for allegedly trying to run over a teenager with her car.
2 nabbed in $1 million armed robbery of SC upscale jewelry store  WBTW - Myrtle Beach and Florence SC