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Detailed in an article published by Reuters, Facebook employees notified law enforcement in South Florida after internal scanning software detected a suspicious conversation of a sexual nature between a 13-year-old girl and a man in his early thirties. When the software
By CARRIE ANTLFINGER and DINESH RAMDEAssociated Press
SISTER BAY, Wis. (AP) - Walk into Cherry Republic's store in the heart of the nation's biggest tart cherry producing region, and you could end up with jam or salsa with fruit that had to be imported from Poland.
Cherry Republic can
By The Associated Press
SHAREHOLDERS SETTLE: Johnson & Johnson stockholders, trying to restore high standards, have reached a tentative settlement in their lawsuit against J&J's board and top executives for alleging letting serious legal and manufacturing problems continue for years.
By LINDA A. JOHNSONAP Business Writer
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) - Lawyers for Johnson & Johnson shareholders suing management for not fixing serious problems for years- from shoddy manufacturing to paying kickbacks to boost sales - have reached a tentative settlement meant to restore high standards
By SAM HANANELAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - Oil giant BP has agreed to pay an additional $13 million to settle charges of failing to fix safety violations at its Texas City oil refinery after a 2005 explosion killed 15 workers.
The settlement announced Thursday is the latest move toward
By ANNE D'INNOCENZIOAP Retail Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - Standard & Poor's Ratings Services is lowering its credit rating on J.C. Penney Co. further into junk status, saying the department store chain's performance remains weak.
The ratings agency said late Wednesday it lowered its
By MAE ANDERSONAP Retail Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - If a gold medal could be awarded for Olympic marketing, Procter & Gamble would surely be striving for it.
With the opening ceremony of the Olympics two weeks away, the world's largest consumer products maker on Wednesday is unveiling an ad
By MICHAEL LIEDTKEAP Technology Writer
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Google is poised to pay a $22.5 million fine to resolve allegations that it broke a privacy promise by secretly tracking millions of Web surfers who rely on Apple's Safari browser, according to a person familiar with settlement.
By CHARMAINE NORONHAAssociated Press
TORONTO (AP) - The CEO of embattled BlackBerry maker Research in Motion Ltd. asked disgruntled investors for patience Tuesday as the company develops new devices to rival the iPhone and Android smartphones.
Thorsten Heins, who replaced longtime CEOs Mike
NEW YORK (AP) - Shares of Coldwater Creek jumped Tuesday after the clothing company announced a $65 million loan from a private equity firm.
THE SPARK: Golden Gate Capital is offering a lifeline to Coldwater Creek, which has struggled with soft consumer spending and some products that failed to