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- GEReuters•4 minutes ago
The following are the top stories in the Wall Street Journal. - Elliott Management Corp, one of the biggest activist investors in the U.S., is pushing Dutch paint and chemicals giant Akzo Nobel NV — which traces its roots in part to dynamite inventor Alfred Nobel—to enter into talks with PPG Industries Inc, a Pittsburgh-based rival. - AT&T Inc and Verizon Communications Inc joined a growing number of companies pulling much of their advertising from Google, expanding a controversy over the internet giant's ad placements on objectionable content and deepening the financial impact on the company even after it announced measures to assuage concerns.
- ATVIThe Wall Street Journal•7 minutes ago
Videogame companies, including Ubisoft Entertainment and Activision Blizzard, are fighting back against gamers who cheat, some with unapproved software they buy online.
- GEThe Wall Street Journal•8 minutes ago
General Electric promised to cut $1 billion in costs from its industrial operations this year, and to more closely tie top executives’ bonuses to profits in its core industrial business.