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  • People Pay To Vote On Entrepreneur Mike Merrill's Life

    People Pay To Vote On Entrepreneur Mike Merrill's Life

    It takes a village to raise a child, and it takes a group of 160 shareholders to raise one Portland man. For five years, entrepreneur Mike Merrill has been selling shares of himself, and then allowing those shareholders to vote on important business and personal decisions in his life. As a result of various... Continue Reading

  • Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg's 28th Birthday Gift: $100 Billion?

    Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg's 28th Birthday Gift: $100 Billion?

    By Barbara Ortutay NEW YORK -- He famously wears a hoodie, jeans and sneakers, and he was born the year Apple introduced the Macintosh. But Mark Zuckerberg is no boy-CEO. Facebook's chief executive turned 28 on Monday, setting in motion the social network's biggest week ever. The company is expected to start... Continue Reading

  • Despite Protests, Bank of America CEO's $7 Million Pay Approved

    Despite Protests, Bank of America CEO's $7 Million Pay Approved

    By Mitch Weiss and Pallavi Gogoi of AP, with AOL Jobs CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Four people were arrested Wednesday as they tried to force their way into the annual Bank of America shareholders' meeting in Charlotte. Police used a new ordinance to declare the gathering an extraordinary event subject to special... Continue Reading