Google Says Was Rebuffed As Partner By Facebook

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Google Inc tried to partner with Facebook but was rebuffed, denying the search giant to the social network's trove of personal information, Google Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt said on Tuesday.

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