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NEW YORK - Facebook Inc investors used to wild swings in the company's shares following its earnings reports are looking for relative calm on Tuesday, after the social media company posts results.

Facebook sues lawyers for pursuing dubious Ceglia lawsuit

NEW YORK - Facebook Inc and Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg have sued several lawyers who represented Paul Ceglia, claiming they helped the upstate New York entrepreneur pursue a fraudulent lawsuit to extort a 50 percent stake in the social networking company.

Tech, 21 Oct 2014

Fidelity Contrafund loads up on Facebook and it pays off

BOSTON - The $108 billion Fidelity Contrafund continues to have a big appetite for Facebook Inc's stock, adding to its position in the social media company during the third quarter and praising its mobile ad revenue growth and "visionary management."

Tech, 20 Oct 2014

Industry chiefs including Zuckerberg named to board of influential Beijing business school

BEIJING - China's Tsinghua University School of Economics and Management has added three western business heavyweights to its advisory council including Mark Zuckerberg, the Facebook Inc founder who has long sought to enter the Chinese market where his social network is currently banned.

Tech, 20 Oct 2014

Former 'American Idol' contestant Joanne Borgella dies at 32

LOS ANGELES - Singer and model Joanne Borgella, who competed on "American Idol" in 2008, died on Saturday at age 32 after a battle with cancer, her family said on her Facebook page.

19 Oct 2014

Apple, Facebook will pay for female employees to freeze their eggs

SAN FRANCISCO - Apple Inc and Facebook Inc will help pay for female employees to freeze their eggs, signaling a willingness to spend on perks and benefits in a race to acquire top-flight talent.

Tech, Top News, 15 Oct 2014

Apple, Facebook will pay for female employees to freeze their eggs

SAN FRANCISCO - Apple Inc and Facebook Inc will help pay for female employees to freeze their eggs, signaling a willingness to spend enormous sums on perks and benefits in a race to acquire top-flight talent.

Tech, 15 Oct 2014

Facebook's Zuckerberg to donate $25 mln to tackle Ebola

REUTERS - Facebook Inc Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg said on Tuesday he and his wife, Priscilla Chan, would donate $25 million to the Centers for Disease Control Foundation to fight Ebola.

Tech, Top News, 14 Oct 2014

Newborn who became Facebook sensation succumbs to rare birth defect

PHILADELPHIA - A newborn baby whose terminal diagnosis prompted his parents to create a "bucket list" that was followed widely on Facebook, died on Thursday, less than four hours after his birth at a suburban Philadelphia hospital.

10 Oct 2014

Facebook has no near-term plan to monetise WhatsApp: CEO

NEW DELHI - Facebook Inc, which closed its acquisition of mobile messaging service WhatsApp on Monday, has no near-term plan to make money from the service, Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg said on Thursday.

Tech, Business, Top News, 09 Oct 2014