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Anheuser-Busch InBev reported that weakness in the U.S., Russia and Ukraine weighed on sales volumes in the third quarter, even as cost cuts and strong sales elsewhere boosted profit.
Gottfrid Svartholm Warg has been found guilty alongside a 21-year old Danish accomplice of hacking into systems operated by the Danish arm of Computer Sciences Corp.
Andy Rubin, co-founder and former leader of Google’s Android mobile business and the current head of its nascent robotics effort, is leaving the company.
Sony posted a $1.2 billion loss after writing down the value of its struggling smartphone business, but strong PlayStation sales brightened up the quarterly report.
British Airways parent, International Consolidated Airlines Group, raised its full-year earnings guidance as a turnaround at its Spanish unit Iberia spurred a 30% rise in operating profit in the third quarter.
Ford Motor said it is encouraged by data it has collected on the initial interest in the updated version of its F-150 pickup truck, which carries costly fuel-economy improvements.
Madison Square Garden Co. said its revenue increased 12% in the latest quarter, benefiting from strength at its entertainment and sports segments and a gain from the sale of the Fuse network.
HTC said it expects sales to at least stay flat in the fourth quarter after three years of decline, and predicted an increase in handset shipments as well as continued profitability.