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  • Zuckerberg speaks Chinese, Beijing students cheer Thursday, 23 Oct 2014 | 12:56 AM ET

    BEIJING— China may ban Facebook, but not its co-founder Mark Zuckerberg. Zuckerberg, whose company has long sought to enter China, noted Facebook already helps some Chinese companies in foreign markets, citing computer maker Lenovo's ads on Facebook in India. "Speaking of China, I have a more difficult question for Mark, which I hope will not get me fired.

  • NEW YORK, Oct 20- Facebook Inc and Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg have sued several lawyers who represented Paul Ceglia, claiming they helped the upstate New York entrepreneur pursue a fraudulent lawsuit to extort a 50 percent stake in the social networking company. Ceglia, a wood pellet salesman from Wellsville, New York, is not a defendant in Facebook's...

  • NEW YORK, Oct 20- Facebook Inc and Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg have sued several lawyers who have represented Paul Ceglia, claiming they helped the upstate New York entrepreneur pursue a fraudulent lawsuit to extort a 50 percent stake in the social networking company. Ceglia, a wood pellet salesman from Wellsville, New York, is not a defendant in Facebook's...

  • Facebook sues law firms, claims fraud Monday, 20 Oct 2014 | 2:46 PM ET

    Facebook Inc. and Zuckerberg filed a lawsuit Monday against DLA Piper and other law firms and lawyers, saying they conspired to file and prosecute a fraudulent lawsuit. DLA Piper is one of the world's largest business law firms. DLA Piper and the other named law firms knew the case was based on forged documents yet they pursued it anyway, and they should be held to...

  • 'Rock of Ages' casts YouTube star Chester See Tuesday, 14 Oct 2014 | 2:30 PM ET

    NEW YORK— The next big Broadway star is coming from the Internet. "Rock of Ages" producer Matt Weaver said Tuesday that the show has asked YouTube sensation Chester See to play rock idol Stacee Jaxx. "He's got a real audience at YouTube, he's got a real voice there, and I think that audience is going to travel to Broadway."

  • Facebook's Zuckerberg to donate $25 mln to tackle Ebola Tuesday, 14 Oct 2014 | 11:41 AM ET

    Oct 14- Facebook Inc Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg said on Tuesday he and his wife, Priscilla Chan, would donate $25 million to the Centers for Disease Control Foundation to fight Ebola. "We need to get Ebola under control in the near term so that it doesn't spread further and become a long-term global health crisis that we end up fighting for decades at large...

  • Zuckerberg, wife donate $25M to CDC for Ebola Tuesday, 14 Oct 2014 | 10:21 AM ET

    NEW YORK— Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and his wife, Priscilla Chan, are donating $25 million to the CDC Foundation to help address the Ebola epidemic. The money will be used by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's Ebola response effort in Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone and elsewhere in the world where Ebola is a threat, the foundation said...

  • Mark Zuckerberg donates $25 million to fight Ebola Tuesday, 14 Oct 2014 | 10:16 AM ET
    Mark Zuckerberg

    Mark Zuckerberg donated $25 million to Center for Disease Control.

  • Zuckerberg in Indonesia for Internet-access push Monday, 13 Oct 2014 | 3:40 AM ET

    JAKARTA, Indonesia— On his first visit to Facebook-crazy Indonesia, Mark Zuckerberg met the president-elect, spread the word about his company's global Internet-access initiative and posted a photo of himself at an ancient Buddhist temple. The Facebook CEO arrived Sunday, when he climbed Borobudur temple in Central Java and posted a widely shared photo of...

  • One industry dominates the '40 under 40' list Friday, 10 Oct 2014 | 11:50 AM ET
    Uber CEO Travis Kalanick

    If you're a businessperson under 40 and you don't work in tech, good luck catching the attention of Fortune's "40 under 40" list.

  • NEW DELHI, Oct 9- Facebook Inc, which closed its acquisition of mobile messaging service WhatsApp on Monday, has no near-term plan to make money from the service, Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg said on Thursday. Zuckerberg, who is visiting India to participate in an event to boost Internet usage, did not give details. Facebook's final WhatsApp acquisition price...

  • NEW YORK, Oct 8- An investment advisor to CEOs was arraigned on Wednesday and charged with scheming to defraud, in part by falsely claiming business relationships with Tyler Winklevoss and others associated with the founding of Facebook, prosecutors said. Appearing in state Supreme Court in Manhattan, Arun Ganguly, 37, was accused of being a con artist who...

  • Facebook readies app allowing anonymity Tuesday, 7 Oct 2014 | 12:57 PM ET
    The Facebook logo is reflected against source code on the screen of a computer in this photo illustration.

    Facebook is working on a stand-alone app that lets users interact inside of it without having to use their real names, NYT.

  • SAN FRANCISCO, Oct 6- Facebook Inc closed its acquisition of mobile messaging service WhatsApp on Monday, with the final price tag rising an additional $3 billion to roughly $22 billion because of the increased value of Facebook's stock in recent months. WhatsApp founder Jan Koum will receive nearly $2 billion in stock, vesting over a four-year period, as an...

  • Who's not on the CNBC NEXT LIST Monday, 6 Oct 2014 | 10:15 AM ET

    CNBC's NEXT LIST is surprisingly heavy with entrepreneurs and surprisingly light on corporate titans. Yet that is exactly as it should be.

  • Facebook’s bus drivers seek to form union Sunday, 5 Oct 2014 | 8:22 PM ET
    Busses that shuttle Facebook employees in Mountain View, Calif.

    Some of Facebook's shuttle bus drivers, who get employees to work, are seeking representation by the Teamsters union. NYT reports.

  • How self-made are America's super rich?     Friday, 3 Oct 2014 | 2:44 PM ET

    Forbes has created a self-made score for America's billionaires. CNBC's Robert Frank reveals the wealthy list.

  • How self-made are today’s billionaires? Friday, 3 Oct 2014 | 1:35 PM ET
    Oprah Winfrey

    Forbes has come out with a “self-made score” for billionaires to determine on a scale of 1 to 10 how self-made today's billionaires really are.

  • SAN FRANCISCO, Oct 3- Facebook Inc already knows who your friends are and the kind of things that grab your attention. Soon, it could also know the state of your health. On the heels of fellow Silicon Valley technology companies Apple Inc and Google Inc, Facebook is plotting its first steps into the fertile field of healthcare, said three people familiar with the...

  • SAN FRANCISCO, Oct 3- Facebook Inc already knows who your friends are and the kind of things that grab your attention. Soon, it could also know the state of your health. On the heels of fellow Silicon Valley technology companies Apple Inc and Google Inc, Facebook is plotting its first steps into the fertile field of healthcare, said three people familiar with the...