Xbox’s U.S. sales top 10 million

From Times Wire Services

Microsoft Corp. said sales of its Xbox 360 video game console had surpassed 10 million in the U.S. since it was launched in 2005.

Microsoft has signed up 12 million users for its Xbox Live online gaming program and has sold 19 million Xbox 360s worldwide, the Redmond, Wash.-based company said.

Microsoft shares rose 15 cents to $29.93.