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Brands to Watch

Anheuser-Busch top marketer exits for AT&T.

Coca-Cola raises prices.

EA applauds US Supreme Court decision to strike down California’s ban on violent videogame sales.

Foursquare secures another $50M in capital, adds Ritz-Carlton concierge check-ins.

Genentech lobbies FDA on behalf of Avastin breast cancer drug.

Google expands +1 functionality.

J&J to link up product marketing; admits unit name change won’t change anything.[more]

Michael Jackson‘s red Thriller jacket sells for $1.8M at auction.

Nike reports quarterly revenues up 14%.

Rod Blagojevich, former governor of Illinois, found guilty of 17 charges of corruption.

The Vatican launches a new web portal.