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Christian leaders join Muslims in Lowe’s protest

December 16, 2011 • BusinessComments Off

REMOVES DEBUT DATE AND ADDS NEW INFORMATION ABOUT AN ADVERTISER – In this undated image provided by Discovery, Nawal Aoude, a pediatric respiratory therapist, left, and her husband Nader go for a walk in a scene from the TLC series, “All-American Muslim.” The series features five families from Dearborn, Mich., a city near Detroit with...

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RIM: Next-generation phones not out till late 2012

December 16, 2011 • BusinessComments Off

FILE – In this Oct. 18, 2011 file photo, Mike Lazaridis, co-CEO of Research in Motion gestures at the end of his keynote address to the BlackBerry DevCon Americas conference in San Francisco. Research In Motion Ltd. reports quarterly financial results...

Online game maker Zynga prices IPO at $10 a share

December 16, 2011 • BusinessComments Off

FILE – In this Oct. 11, 2011 file photo, Zynga CEO Mark Pincus speaks at a Zynga event, in San Francisco. Founded in 2007 and named after CEO Mark Pincus’ dog, Zynga Inc. follows online deals site Groupon Inc. and professional network LinkedIn Corp....

New York Times Co. CEO Robinson to step down

December 16, 2011 • BusinessComments Off

FILE – In this Jan. 18, 2007 file photo, New York Times Co. President and CEO Janet L. Robinson speaks during her keynote address to the Boston College Chief Executives’ Club luncheon in Boston. The New York Times Co. on Thursday, Dec. 15 2011...

China to keep policy stable, fend off global risks

December 15, 2011 • BusinessComments Off

An investor looks at the stock price monitor at a private securities company Tuesday, Dec. 13, 2011 in Shanghai, China. Mainland Chinese shares lost ground Tuesday, with the benchmark Shanghai Composite Index falling 1.9 percent to 2,248.59, the lowest...

Japan central bank says business confidence falls

December 15, 2011 • BusinessComments Off

In this Dec. 9, 2011 photo, Japanese businessmen cross a traffic intersection at downtown Tokyo. A key central bank survey showed Thursday, Dec. 15 that confidence at major Japanese manufacturers fell over the last quarter, as the export-reliant country...

Jury deliberates in $1B lawsuit against Microsoft

December 15, 2011 • BusinessComments Off

FILE – In this Nov. 21, 2011 photo, Bill Gates arrives to testify at the Frank E. Moss federal courthouse in Salt Lake City. Closing arguments are set Tuesday Dec. 13,2011 in a $1 billion federal antitrust lawsuit against Microsoft Corp. Novell Inc....

Dems drop millionaires tax in year-end dispute

December 15, 2011 • BusinessComments Off

Speaker of the House John Boehner, R-Ohio, joined by Rep. Jeb Hensarling, R-Texas, at right, talks to reporters after passage of legislation to extend Social Security payroll tax cuts, at the Capitol in Washington, Tuesday, Dec. 13, 2011. (AP Photo/J. Scott...

Asian stocks fall as global economic gloom builds

December 15, 2011 • BusinessComments Off

In this Dec. 13, 2011 photo, traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. Europe’s stock markets fell again Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2011 as worries over the ability of governments to get a handle on their debts also pushed the common currency...

Times global editor hired to lead The Record in NJ

December 15, 2011 • BusinessComments Off

This undated photo provided by The New York Times shows Martin Gottlieb. Gottlieb, who has been the global editions editor of The New York Times the last three years, on Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2011 was named editor of The Record, New Jersey’s second...