IBM Sales Top Estimates as Rometty Advances Toward Profit Goals (Bloomberg)

HP Announces Changes to Its Board of Directors (MarketWatch)

Bitcoin license moves step closer with N.Y. bank draft (USA Today)

7 Indicted in $50 Million Pump-and-Dump Scheme (New York Times)

Mattel sales fall as Barbie stumbles again (Reuters)

How Russian Hackers Stole the Nasdaq (Bloomberg)

Blackstone May Reach $100 Billion in Core Real Estate (Bloomberg)

Report: Labor Force Drop Had Pre-Recession Roots (Associated Press)

Report of Volkswagen-Fiat Merger Talks Is Denied (New York Times)

Alibaba eyeing September U.S. IPO (Globe and Mail)

Fed's Bullard backs repo rate, cites bond bubble worry (Reuters)