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Facebook first-quarter revenue grows 72 percent on rising mobile ads
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Facebook Inc's mobile advertising business continued to accelerate in the first three months of the year, helping the Internet social networking company top Wall Street's revenue target.
Facebook rides mobile ad sales to earnings of $885M  USA TODAY
Facebook Profit Tripled in First Quarter  New York Times
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IRS Workers Disciplined For Misconduct Were Awarded Bonuses
More than 2,800 Internal Revenue Service employees who recently had been disciplined received performance bonuses totaling more than $2.8 million between Oct. 1, 2010, and Dec. 31, 2012, a government audit found.
IRS Employees with Tax and Conduct Issues Received Bonuses  CPA Practice Advisor
IRS workers got $1.1 million in bonuses despite owing back taxes  Los Angeles Times
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Buffett Disapproves of Coca-Cola's Pay Plan
Warren Buffett says he disapproves of Coca-Cola's highly contested pay plan for its executives. Buffett, the beverage maker's largest shareholder, called the plan "excessive" in an interview on CNBC after it was approved at the company's annual meeting.
Buffett: Shareholders Should Speak Out on Coca-Cola  Bloomberg
Warren Buffett: Stocks not too frothy  CNBC.com
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Postal workers plan protest uptown
U.S. Postal Service workers are planning a protest uptown Thursday, as they rally against a plan to sell more postal services at Staples without postal service employees.
Why you may see postal employees going postal at your local Staples  kfor.com
Union protests postal counters in Staples stores  mySanAntonio.com
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Sales of new US homes plunge 14.5 percent in March
The number of Americans buying new homes plummeted in March to the slowest pace in seven months. The Commerce Department said Wednesday sales of new homes nationally declined 14.5 percent last month to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of ...
US New-Home Sales Plunge  NASDAQ
New-Home Sales Fall to 8-Month Low, in Blow to Housing Recovery  New York Times
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Stocks Slip on Deep Drop in U.S. Home Sales
NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Major U.S. stock markets slipped Wednesday amid tepid Chinese economic data and a 14.5% month-over-month drop in U.S.
P&G gets no sales boost from US winter  Sky News Australia
UPDATE 3-P&G profits rise but still struggles for higher growth  Reuters
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Zynga Founder Mark Pincus Gives Up Operating Duties
Zynga founder Mark Pincus is giving up his operating role at the videogame maker. Getty Images. Zynga Inc. ZNGA -3.07% Zynga Inc. Cl A U.S.
Zynga's Pincus Gives Up Operational Role Amid Shakeup  Bloomberg
Zynga Founder Pincus Leaving Operations Role  ABC News
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Qualcomm Sales May Miss Analyst Estimates on Licensing Slowdown
Qualcomm Inc. (QCOM:US), the world's largest maker of mobile-phone chips, forecast fiscal third-quarter sales and profit that may miss analysts' estimates as handset makers sell fewer phones based on older technology.
Qualcomm 2nd-Quarter Profit Rises 5%  Wall Street Journal
Qualcomm Posts Higher 2Q Revenue  Fox Business
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Fitch Places Allergan's Ratings on Negative Watch
CHICAGO, Apr 23, 2014 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Fitch Ratings has placed the ratings for Allergan Inc. (Allergan), including the 'A+' Issuer Default Rating (IDR), on Rating Watch Negative.
In Allergan Bid, a Question of Insider Trading  New York Times
UPDATE 1-Valeant CEO "disappointed" in Allergan poison pill - CNBC  Reuters
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Steve Schuckenbrock to Step Down as Accretive Health President & CEO
Accretive Health, Inc. (OTC Pink: ACHI) today announced that its Board of Directors has accepted the resignation of Steve Schuckenbrock as president and CEO, effective October 2, 2014, which is the completion of his contract term.
Accretive Health CEO to step down  Chicago Tribune
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