In the News: TIME 100, Nokia, LVMH and more


In the News

Acura is under fire for casting of Super Bowl commercial starring Jerry Seinfeld.

American Airlines parent AMR outlines non-union cutbacks.

California Pizza Kitchen plans new prototype and brand renewal.

Citigroup faces executive-pay dilemma after shareholder vote.

Dick Clark‘s career celebrated as entertainment legend dies at 82.

eBay continues comeback, citing PayPal.[more]

Facebook says no current plans to take ads across the Facebook Connect network as its IPO valuation may reach $104 billion.

Ford plans to double China manufacturing capacity with new plant as GM restructures China relationship for greater influence.

GlaxoSmithKline bids for Human Genome Sciences but target initially rejects the offer.

Google seeks billions by boosting mobile-internet speeds to facilitate ads.

LVMH sees more Chinese shopping for luxury goods in Europe where prices are lower.

Microsoft seeks to maintain computing relevance with Windows 8.

Nestle bottled water business suffers as more consumers embrace tap water.

Nokia posts big loss as legacy of its older phones and problems with Siemens joint venture.

Reebok releases new campaign starring Miranda Kerr.

Starbucks aims to figure out how to get China customers not to linger.

Tesco scales back U.S. plans.

TIME releases annual list of most influential people.

Vivendi faces calls for overhaul as stock slumps.

Yahoo stops bleeding but faces challenges.

& Generic pharmaceuticals and hot sauce production among America’s fastest growing industries.