[Reuters] EBay took Craigslist stake partly to block Google: exec

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[Reuters] EBay took Craigslist stake partly to block Google: exec - 12/10/09 10:29 AM

GEORGETOWN, Delaware (Reuters) - An eBay Inc executive said on Thursday the auction company bought a stake in Craigslist partly to block rival web company Google Inc from acquiring the classified ads business.