In the News: Coca-Cola, Lance Armstrong, Prada & more


In the News

Apple signs music labels for cloud-based service, and denies claim by Amazon that “app store” is a generic term.

BP settles with partner in Gulf spill.

Coca-Cola creates chief sustainability officer position.

Frito-Lay rewards Cheetos fans for goofing off.

Goldman Sachs executives brace for subpoenas in mortgage investigation.

Honda recalls 2012 Civic for fuel line defect.

IMF is a reportedly a chauvinist haven.

Lance Armstrong refutes new doping allegations.[more]

Liberty Media bids to acquire Barnes & Noble.

LinkedIn IPO-price surge sets the stage for offerings from more internet companies.

Nivea‘s centennial marketing blitz pegged at €1bn.

Prada wins approval for a $2-billion IPO in Hong Kong, Bloomberg says.

Sbarro mulls sale instead of Chapter 11.

SABMiller boosted by Africa sales.

Tokyo Electric Power posts $15-billion loss, record in Japanese history.

Twitter gives users more control of personal data.

& UK tabloid The Sun may have faked the “Botox Mom” story.