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Zynga said on Wednesday that the company would cut its work force by 18 percent and leave the sports video game category, moves meant to narrow its business and improve the quality of its video games.
This Feb. 28, 2012 photo, shows a Wendy's restaurant at night in Brunswick, Maine. Wendy's announced plans today to sell 640 of its company-owned restaurants in the United States and Canada.
WASHINGTON, May 6 (Xinhua) -- The U.S. private sector hiring slowed in April to the slowest pace in nearly a year and a half as energy and manufacturing companies continued to lay off workers, said a private survey released Wednesday.
LONDON - European officials on Wednesday opened an antitrust investigation into whether large technology companies were impeding competition in online shopping, the latest in a string of inquires in Europe focused on the web's biggest players.