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Former Android Leader Leaving Google

published about 5 hours ago
Former Android Leader Leaving Google
Andy Rubin, co-founder and former leader of Google Inc.’s Android mobile business and the current head of its nascent robotics effort, is leaving the Internet company, the company said Thursday.

Apple CEO Cook Is 'Proud to Be Gay'

published about 5 hours ago
Apple CEO Cook Is 'Proud to Be Gay'
Apple’s Tim Cook said he is “proud to be gay,” a declaration that puts an openly gay man at the helm of the world’s most valuable company.

Lawyers: RBC Should Pay More in Rural/Metro Case

published about 5 hours ago
Lawyers: RBC Should Pay More in Rural/Metro Case
Plaintiffs' lawyers who successfully sued RBC Capital Markets LLC over a buyout deal are making an unusual fee request and are pointing to alleged lies by bankers in court as support.

U.S. Sanctions Bite Putin's 'Personal Banker'

published about 6 hours ago
U.S. Sanctions Bite Putin's 'Personal Banker'
The Western effort to freeze Kremlin-connected assets has cost what the U.S. Treasury describes as Russian President Putin’s favored bank nearly $21 million, according to a new U.S. corporate disclosure.

Activist Paints Bleak Picture of DuPont's Paint-Unit Sale

published about 6 hours ago
Activist Paints Bleak Picture of DuPont's Paint-Unit Sale
Trian Fund Management is slamming DuPont over the sale of its paint division as buyer Carlyle prepares an IPO.