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Breaking Up Google Is Hard to Do, EU Says After Vote

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Break up Google Inc.? It’s unlikely to happen, no matter what 384 European Union lawmakers say, according to ministers and officials.

Members of the EU parliament in Strasbourg, France voted 384-174 for the European Commission -- which is investigating Google for possible antitrust violations -- to consider “unbundling search engines from other commercial services.” The motion, which isn’t binding, didn’t mention Google by name.