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BAGHDAD/ ARBIL, June 12- Barack Obama threatened U.S. military strikes in Iraq on Thursday against Sunni Islamist militants who have surged out of the north to menace Baghdad and want to establish their own state in Iraq and Syria.
If you think the IPO market has cooled, you're missing the big picture. Billion-dollar start-ups and IPOs are a growing draw for investors.
June 12- Twitter Inc on Thursday announced the resignation of its chief operating officer, who had been responsible for the social media company's increasingly urgent efforts to revive user growth.
Some of Thursday's midday movers:
CNBC's Julia Boorstin and Engadget Editor-in-Chief Michael Gorman discuss what Twitter's COO departure could mean for the company and its investors.
Kara Swisher, Re/code co-executive editor, weighs in on the executive changes taking place at Twitter after Chief Operating Officer Ali Rowghani resigned. Henry Blodget, Business Insider, questions whether this will help Twitter's product side.
CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports Twitter's Chief Operating Officer Ali Rowghani has resigned over a "fundamental disagreement" with CEO Dick Costolo over what the COO role entailed.
Twitter said on Thursday Ali Rowghani resigned as chief operating officer, effective Thursday.
June 12- Twitter Inc said on Thursday Ali Rowghani resigned as chief operating officer, effective Thursday. Chloe Sladden, Twitter's North America media head, who reports to Rowghani, has been reorganizing her unit and she may be preparing to leave the company, the website added.
Twitter's Chief Operating Officer Ali Rowghani has resigned, and the company does not have intention to hire a new COO. CNBC's Jon Fortt wonders what will happen to the management there if they bring in new people. CNBC contributor Jon Steinberg, weighs in.
Twitter's Chief Operating Officer Ali Rowghani has resigned. The "Squawk on the Street" crew discuss how investors are interpreting the news.
Twitter's Chief Operating Officer Ali Rowghani has resigned, reports CNBC's David Faber.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
*Geron rallies in premarket after FDA move. NEW YORK, June 12- U.S. stock index futures were flat on Thursday as investors looked ahead to data on retail sales and the labor market, taking a pause after the S&P 500' s biggest one-day drop in three weeks. *There could be catalysts at 8:30 a.m., with the release of retail sales and jobless claims data.
Credit card firm Visa says it changed its advertising strategy in the run up to the Brazil World Cup, allocating more funds to social media.
June 11- Twitter is considering a shake-up in its top management, including a possible shift in the duties of Chief Operating Officer Ali Rowghani, technology news site Re/code reported, citing sources familiar with the matter.
Twitter is undergoing a major reevaluation of its top management, including a possible shift in the duties of its COO Ali Rowghani.
Pebble, the smartwatch maker that launched only two years ago, is making all kinds of waves in the world of connected devices.
Twitter lit up on Wednesday as Tweetdeck users ranted about spam filling their feeds, asking how to make it stop.
LONDON/ PARIS, June 11- Commuters in London, Berlin, Paris and Madrid faced a day of traffic chaos on Wednesday as taxi drivers mounted one of the biggest protests against the threat of Uber, a U.S. car service which allows people to summon rides at the touch of a button.