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LE BOURGET, France— Addressing the twin threats of global warming and extremist violence, the largest group of world leaders ever to stand together kicked off two weeks of high-stakes climate talks outside Paris on Monday, saying that by striking an ambitious deal to cut emissions they can show terrorists what countries can achieve when they are united.
NEW YORK, Nov 29- Bill Gates and some of the world's other richest entrepreneurs will join with governments from both rich and emerging countries on Monday to kick off the Paris climate talks by pledging billions of dollars of investment in clean energy technologies. The United States, France, India and 17 other countries will announce they will double the $10...
Microsoft founder and philanthropist Bill Gates, President Barack Obama and French President Francois Hollande will launch a joint initiative on Monday after a diplomatic push in recent weeks ahead of the Paris climate conference. The U.N. climate summit formally opened Sunday afternoon with a minute of silence for the victims of this month’ s Paris attacks...
SAN FRANCISCO, Nov 27- Less than a week after Facebook Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg said he would take two months of paternity leave, the social media company announced it is extending its parental leave policy to full-time employees outside the United States. Goler said the new policy will primarily help new fathers and employees in same-sex...
When his home-made clock got him arrested, a teenager became a viral sensation. Now, his family is demanding $15 million.
Research shows that despite their high profile, the young rich are a minority and the wealthy are actually getting older., The NY Times reports.
Facebook founder planning on taking two months of paternity leave when his daughter is born.
SAN FRANCISCO, Nov 20- Facebook Inc Chief Executive Officer Mark Zuckerberg said on Friday he will take two months of paternity leave after his daughter's birth, a strong statement from one of the busiest and most powerful U.S. executives on the importance of family time. Silicon Valley technology firms have rushed to extend parental leave allowances and other...
MENLO PARK, Calif.— Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg said Friday he's planning on taking two months of paternity leave when his daughter is born. Facebook Inc., which is based in Menlo Park, California, offers its U.S. employees up to four months of paid parental leave. Adobe Systems Inc. and Microsoft Corp. bolstered their parental benefits following the move.
Facebook has been busy this year designing several products for users. Here's a look at 9 developments from the social media giant.
SAN FRANCISCO— Facebook is trying to ease the heartache of breaking up. "This work is part of our ongoing effort to develop resources for people who may be going through difficult moments in their lives," Facebook product manager Kelly Winters wrote in a blog post. The Menlo Park, California, company has incentive to try to keep its users as happy as possible.
Facebook activated "Safety Check" after deadly blasts in Nigeria following criticism from users that it was being selective about deploying it.
The social network, however, activated it after Friday's gun and bomb attacks in Paris, drawing criticism from some users because the feature was not activated for suicide bombings in Beirut a day earlier. Both the Paris and Beirut attacks were claimed by Islamic State militants. People in Paris were posting to let their friends and family know they were safe,...
Facebook is changing the way it handles its Safety Check feature after terrorist attacks in Paris and Beirut.
“Mad Money” host Jim Cramer reveals the stocks that are taking a bite out of Wall Street — and they aren’t letting go soon.
Jim Cramer admits he totally got Facebook wrong, and explains why he thinks it will continue to dominate above the rest.
Eric Handler, MKM Partners rates Take-Two Interactive Software a "buy," but Scott Kessler, S&P Capital IQ, rates the stock a "hold." TTWO will report earnings after the closing bell.
Large cap stock picks investors might be missing, with Michael Sansoterra, RidgeWorth Large Cap Growth Stock Fund portfolio manager.
If Facebook wants to make an acquisition, it should look at virtual reality start-up Magic Leap, Piper Jaffray's Gene Munster says.
Companies around the world should take note of Facebook's latest quarterly results, CNBC's Jim Cramer said.