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Best Buy to buy a provider of health devices for the aging
August 15th, 2018  5:18 PM

Consumer electronics retailer Best Buy is pushing more into the health field, acquiring a company that provides emergency response devices for the aging

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Cable company drops Newsday stake, ending free web access
August 1st, 2018  12:32 PM

A deal giving full ownership of Newsday to its majority owner is pulling the plug on Long Island cable subscribers' free access to the newspaper's website

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O Canna-bis! US marijuana companies go public in Canada
July 25th, 2018  1:25 PM

Several leading American marijuana companies have recently gone public in Canada or are planning to do so to gain access to foreign markets and the money they need to grow.

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Fiat Chrysler chooses Jeep exec Manley to replace ailing CEO
July 21st, 2018  3:59 PM

Jeep executive Mike Manley will be the new CEO of Fiat Chrysler Automobile after longtime leader Sergio Marchionne's health suddenly deteriorated following surgery

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The Latest: New FCA chief Manley had been seen as a star
July 21st, 2018  3:47 PM

Jeep executive Mike Manley, who replaces the ailing Sergio Marchionne as the head of Fiat Chrysler Automobile, had been one of Marchionne's closest collaborators

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The Latest: Rival Mercedes wishes ailing Ferrari CEO well
July 21st, 2018  2:37 PM

Ailing Sergio Marchionne has been replaced as CEO of the Ferrari carmaker on the eve of an F1 race that sees Ferrari's racing team in a very strong position

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Fiat Chrysler picks Jeep's Manley to replace ailing CEO
July 21st, 2018  1:16 PM

Fiat Chrysler Automobile announced Saturday that CEO Sergio Marchionne's health had suddenly deteriorated following surgery and that its board of directors had chosen Jeep executive Mike Manley to replace him

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Bill aims to block foreign ownership of election systems
July 19th, 2018  2:48 PM

After Maryland officials announced that an election service vendor was acquired by a company linked to a Russian oligarch, two congressmen are introducing legislation requiring that election systems vendors are owned and controlled by domestic companies

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Saudi Aramco evaluating stake in SABIC chemical firm
July 19th, 2018  4:45 AM

Saudi Aramco says it's evaluating possible purchase of a stake in Saudi petrochemical maker SABIC

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Goldman Sachs' 2Q profit up 44 pct; CEO Blankfein to retire
July 17th, 2018  8:42 AM

Goldman Sachs posts 44 percent rise in 2Q earnings, driven by trading and investment banking

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Goldman Sachs' 2Q profit up 44 pct; CEO Blankfein to retire
July 17th, 2018  8:21 AM

Goldman Sachs posts 44 percent rise in 2Q earnings, driven by trading and investment banking

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Dominion gets 1st level of approval to merge with SC utility
July 16th, 2018  3:27 PM

Federal regulators have given the first of several levels of approval to a Virginia-based power company's proposed merger with an embattled South Carolina utility after the failure of a multibillion-dollar nuclear project.

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Trump DOJ appealing judge's OK of AT&T-Time Warner merger
July 12th, 2018  7:31 PM

Trump Justice Department is appealing US judge's approval of AT&T-Time Warner megamerger

Trump DOJ appealing judge's OK of AT&T-Time Warner merger
Broadcom to acquire CA Technologies for $18.9 billion
July 11th, 2018  7:39 PM

Chipmaker Broadcom says it is buying IT management software company CA Technologies for $18.9 billion in cash

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Elliott Management owns AC Milan after Li misses deadline
July 11th, 2018  9:45 AM

Elliott Management has promised to inject 50 million euros ($66 million) in capital after taking over Italian club AC Milan

Elliott Management owns AC Milan after Li misses deadline
Cyprus passes law to complete Cooperative Bank takeover
July 8th, 2018  4:08 PM

Cypriot lawmakers have approved a law that enables the completion of the takeover of the island nation's troubled Cooperative Bank by Cyprus-based Hellenic Bank

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Correction: Trump-Russia-Oligarch's Influence story
July 6th, 2018  4:32 PM

Correction: Trump-Russia-Oligarch's Influence story

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Sanctioned Russian oligarch linked to Cohen has vast US ties
July 5th, 2018  5:46 PM

In American financial circles, Viktor Vekselberg was known for decades a man who got deals done _ sometimes with Russian President Vladimir Putin's blessing

Sanctioned Russian oligarch linked to Cohen has vast US ties
California-based Boot Barn acquires Drysdales, of Tulsa
July 5th, 2018  1:55 PM

Western wear retailer Drysdales Inc. has been acquired by California-based Boot Barn Holdings Inc.

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Why they fight: US and China brawl over high technology
July 3rd, 2018  4:15 PM

Why they fight: US and China are locked in trade brawl over high-tech industries of future

Why they fight: US and China brawl over high technology

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