Google (GOOG +2.7%) roundup: 1) With the FTC's suit reportedly set to end, Google is about to...

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Google (GOOG +2.7%) roundup: 1) With the FTC's suit reportedly set to end, Google is about to meet with EC antitrust chief Joaquin Almunia (previous). But a settlement is far from certain. 2) Google Fiber is expanding into 5 more Kansas City locales. Eric Schmidt recently suggested new markets are being eyed. 3) Fast Company observes Google has stepped up its search design efforts, and that "every team at Google is now also a mobile team--with the same engineers working on a single product across all platforms."