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In the News

Airbus sees more jet orders held up in emissions row with China.

American Airlines races against clock in bankruptcy court.

Apple faces pressure over app store fraud as fans line up around the world for new iPad.

BCE buys Astral Media for $3 billion, shakes up Canadian media landscape.

Centers for Disease Control launches grisly new anti-smoking ad campaign.

China corporate espionage makes cover of Bloomberg Businessweek.

Cisco increases focus on video delivery with purchase of NDS.

Derek Lam resigns as creative director of Tod’s.

Disney pulls in movie production reins after John Carter flops.[more]

Geico continues breaking up ad monotony with variety of campaigns.

Google faces new privacy probes in U.S. and Europe and hires Digg founder Kevin Rose.

Honda and Sharp expand in Indonesia.

IBM is on a mission to save the planet.

MasterCard sponsors Toronto Fashion Week.

McDonald’s and Carrefour targeted, apologize over food violations in China.

Michael Kors takes aim at Coach.

PayPal launches credit-card reader for smartphones, and expands to China and India.

PepsiCo levies “sin tax” on overweight workers.

SABMiller tests African home brew.

Scholastic sees results lifted by Hunger Games series.

Shell selects gas-plant site near Pittsburgh for Marcellus Shale processing.

Sprint plans to end contract with LightSquared.

Tesco sees U.K. chief step down.