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  • July 15- The top U.S. auditor regulator said it expects to conduct its first inspection of a mainland Chinese audit firm by the end of the year, under an expected deal to resolve a long-running dispute between the United States and China regarding accounting oversight.

  • Ex-Ford chief Mulally joins Google's board Tuesday, 15 Jul 2014 | 4:23 PM ET

    SAN FRANCISCO, July 15- Google Inc has appointed former Ford Motor Co CEO Alan Mulally to its board of directors, drafting a seasoned Detroit executive into its ranks as it develops a self-driving car and tries to get its software into more automobiles.

  • Hewlett-Packard's Whitworth steps down     Tuesday, 15 Jul 2014 | 9:34 AM ET

    Hewlett-Packard interim Chairman Ralph Whitworth is stepping down temporarily due to health issues. CNBC's David Faber and Jim Cramer praise Whitworth's work at the company so far.

  • July 15- Hewlett-Packard Co said interim Chairman Ralph Whitworth resigned from its board of directors, effective Wednesday, to focus on his health. Relational Investors said co-founder Whitworth was taking a leave of absence from the hedge fund and it wished "his family all the best at this difficult time."

  • July 15- Hewlett-Packard Co said its interim Chairman Ralph Whitworth resigned from the board of directors, effective July 16, to focus on his health. Whitworth, who runs activist hedge fund Relational Investors LLC, joined HP's board in 2011. He was appointed HP's interim chairman last year.

  • WASHINGTON, July 14- Accounting giant Ernst& Young will pay $4 million to settle civil charges that it violated auditor independence rules after one of its units lobbied congressional staffers on behalf of audit clients, U.S. regulators said Monday.

  • New demands of 'networked age'     Monday, 14 Jul 2014 | 11:10 AM ET

    Billions of people around the world are connecting via social media networks. LinkedIn co-founder and Chairman Reid Hoffman is calling for an overhaul of the boss and employee relationship in his new book, "The Alliance."

  • SAN FRANCISCO, July 11- A group of 27 top executives and investors in Alibaba Group Holding Ltd, including co-founder Jack Ma, can appoint another two directors to the company's board once it goes public, according to a U.S. regulatory filing on Friday.

  • Burberry investors vote down CEO's big pay deal Friday, 11 Jul 2014 | 5:51 PM ET
    Christopher Bailey attends the Serpentine Gallery Summer Party at The Serpentine Gallery in London.

    Burberry shareholders rejected a 20 million pound remuneration package for its new chief executive, Christopher Bailey. The Financial Times reports.

  • SAN FRANCISCO, July 11- A group of 27 top executives and investors in Alibaba Group Holding Ltd, including co-founder Jack Ma, can appoint another two directors to the company's board once it goes public, according to a U.S. regulatory filing on Friday.

  • NEW YORK, July 9- A federal judge on Wednesday rejected PricewaterhouseCoopers' request to dismiss a $1 billion lawsuit accusing the auditor of providing bad accounting advice that contributed to the October 2011 collapse of MF Global Holdings Ltd, a brokerage run by former New Jersey Governor Jon Corzine.

  • SAN FRANCISCO, July 9- Zynga Inc has appointed Regina Dugan, a vice president of engineering at Google, to its board, the online gaming company said on Wednesday. In a blog post, Zynga Chief Executive Officer Don Mattrick said that Dugan's expertise would help Zynga offer "next generation entertainment experiences that span categories, platforms and devices."

  • Dov Charney voluntarily steps down from board     Wednesday, 9 Jul 2014 | 4:37 PM ET

    CNBC's Dominic Chu reports 5 of the 7 current American Apparel board members will voluntarily step down including founder Dov Charney.

  • Zynga names Google executive to board of directors Wednesday, 9 Jul 2014 | 4:32 PM ET

    SAN FRANCISCO, July 9- Zynga Inc has appointed Regina Dugan, a vice president of engineering at Google, to its board, the online gaming company said on Wednesday. In a blog post, Zynga Chief Executive Officer Don Mattrick said that Dugan's expertise would help Zynga offer "next generation entertainment experiences that span categories, platforms and devices."

  • Why is Washington so bad at crisis management? Tuesday, 8 Jul 2014 | 10:25 AM ET
    President Barack Obama in the Rose Garden.

    NBC News explores the reasons behind poor crisis management in the White House.

  • Work-life debate: Can women have it all? Monday, 7 Jul 2014 | 4:39 PM ET

    Economist Sylvia Ann Hewlett believes it's possible for women to have it all. Author Susan Patton urges women to put family before career.

  • Pershing Square offers slate for Allergan board Monday, 7 Jul 2014 | 3:49 PM ET

    July 7- William Ackman's Pershing Square Capital Management proposed on Monday a slate of six directors for the board of Allergan Inc as the hedge fund presses forward with its $53 billion takeover bid with Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc for the Botox maker.

  • NEW YORK, July 6- When Goldman Sachs' then-senior partner, Gus Levy, suffered a stroke in the middle of a client meeting in 1976 and died shortly after, the bank's management didn't know who would lead the firm.

  • GE names China CEO to integrate Alstom's power assets Thursday, 3 Jul 2014 | 12:37 PM ET

    July 3- General Electric Co said on Thursday that the president and CEO of its China business will lead the integration of the U.S. conglomerate's proposed acquisition of the power assets of France's Alstom.

  • July 3- NQ Mobile Inc's independent auditor has informed the company that it will need to expand the scope of its 2013 audit, the Chinese mobile security software maker said. The stock has been volatile after short-seller Muddy Waters Research Group called NQ Mobile a "massive fraud" in October, a charge the Chinese company rejected.

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