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AOL hears strategy slammed by activist investor. uses humor in holiday-themed campaign.

Carnival Cruise campaign focuses on first-time cruisers.

CNN‘s Piers Morgan gets grilled in U.K. hacking probe.

Cracker Barrel shareholders reject activist investor’s bid for board seat.

EA strikes again at Activision with new video game.

Facebook plans to begin placing ads in user news feeds.[more]

Gap taps Bar Rafaeli and Versace hires Gisele Bundchen for new campaigns.

Honda accelerates shift to North American production and yet imports its first China-made car into Canada.

HSBC sells Japan private bank to Credit Suisse.

Jeep campaign looks forward to winter.

Lockheed gets deal to build next fighter jet for Japan.

Microsoft and Nokia flirted with the idea of jointly bidding for RIM.

Olympus sees Japan headquarters raided by prosecutors.

Oracle rattles technology industry with weak results.

Tennis Channel wins ruling against Comcast in potential victory for small cable channels.

U.S. Chamber of Commerce is hit by Chinese hackers.

Wendy’s sets to pass Burger King in U.S. sales this year.