PRESS DIGEST- New York Times business news - April 16

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April 16 (Reuters) - The following are the top stories on the New York Times business pages. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy.

* The European Union is accusing Google Inc of abusing its dominance, and Microsoft Corp has links with the three initial complainants that sparked the antitrust investigation. (nyti.ms/1GMEhCZ)

* For political activists anticipating the 2016 U.S. presidential race, the minimum wage fight - and the challenge it poses to system they view as favoring the wealthy - is occurring at a potentially pivotal time. (nyti.ms/1E487lV)

* A federal bankruptcy judge ruled that General Motors , which emerged from bankruptcy in 2009, is not liable for accidents tied to the defect that occurred before that time. (nyti.ms/1GMFomd)

* As increases in oil stockpiles slowed in the United States, the price of West Texas Intermediate crude jumped 5 percent. But analysts remain unsure where oil pricing is headed. (nyti.ms/1FVnoDb)   Continuación...