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Defense contractors Harris, L3 Technologies to merge
October 14th, 2018  8:17 PM

Harris Corp., L3 Technologies merging to form one of world's largest defense contractors

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Walmart buys online lingerie retailer Bare Necessities
October 12th, 2018  5:20 PM

Walmart buys online lingerie retailer Bare Necessities as it continues its shopping spree for niche brands

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Sears Holdings, DSW fall; Esterline, Imperva rise
October 10th, 2018  4:51 PM

Sears Holdings, DSW fall; Esterline, Imperva rise

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Global executives cooling on deals amid trade uncertainties
October 8th, 2018  4:22 AM

A leading adviser on international corporate deals says executives are cooling to the idea of mergers and acquisitions in the face of rising trade tensions

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Company behind Jim Beam announces leadership transition
October 4th, 2018  12:27 PM

The executive who guided classic American whiskeys Jim Beam and Maker's Mark through the transition of being acquired by a Japanese company four years ago has announced he'll step down as CEO of spirits company Beam Suntory next spring

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Atlantic City's Tropicana casino bought in $1.9B acquisition
October 3rd, 2018  4:14 PM

Eldorado Resorts bought in $1.9B acquisition by investor Carl Icahn

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Millions are at stake, but little transparency in DeVry sale
October 1st, 2018  12:25 PM

The nearly completed sale of DeVry University, one of the biggest for-profit college chains in the country, has received little public scrutiny even though millions of dollars in federal financial aid are at stake

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Aetna sells Medicare business as it eyes close of CVS deal
September 27th, 2018  11:25 AM

Aetna is selling its Medicare prescription drug business in a deal that analysts say will help CVS Health complete its $69-billion takeover of the insurer

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Barrick buys Randgold to create world's largest gold miner
September 24th, 2018  8:13 AM

Barrick Gold has agreed to buy Randgold Resources for $6.1 billion in stock to create the world's largest gold miner

Barrick buys Randgold to create world's largest gold miner
Sky shares rally after Comcast wins bidding war
September 24th, 2018  5:55 AM

Shares in Sky are up 8.8 percent after Comcast won a bidding war for the British pay TV giant in a weekend auction that pushed the value of the company to almost 30 billion pounds ($39 billion)

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Singapore fines Uber, Grab for 'anti-competitive' merger
September 24th, 2018  4:57 AM

Singapore fines Uber, Grab for 'anti-competitive' merger

Singapore fines Uber, Grab for 'anti-competitive' merger
Fox-Comcast battle to buy Sky to be settled by auction in UK
September 20th, 2018  2:39 PM

British regulators say that the corporate battle between 21st Century Fox and Comcast to take over broadcaster Sky will be settled by auction.

Fox-Comcast battle to buy Sky to be settled by auction in UK
Tyson Foods CEO to step down for 'personal reasons'
September 17th, 2018  6:17 PM

Tyson Foods has announced its president and CEO Tom Hayes will step down at the end of September for 'personal reasons'

Tyson Foods CEO to step down for 'personal reasons'
Eldorado gets temporary OK to own Tropicana casino
September 12th, 2018  6:59 PM

Eldorado Resorts has been given temporary approval to own Atlantic City's Tropicana casino, part of a $1.85 billion acquisition of Tropicana Entertainment

Eldorado gets temporary OK to own Tropicana casino
Germany's 2 main department store chains set to merge
September 11th, 2018  4:48 AM

Germany's two main department store chains are set to merge in a deal under which Canada-based Hudson's Bay Co. will form a joint venture with Austria's Signa

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The Latest: Moonves ouster could make CBS takeover target
September 10th, 2018  11:14 PM

The resignation of longtime CBS chief Les Moonves won't likely lead to drastic changes in network programs, but it could make the company ripe for a takeover

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After Moonves, CBS takeover possible in new media landscape
September 10th, 2018  9:06 PM

The resignation of longtime CBS chief Les Moonves won't likely lead to drastic changes in network programs, but it could make the company ripe for a takeover as traditional media companies compete with upstarts such as Netflix and Amazon.

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Don't go! Surging business sales make staff retention a must
September 5th, 2018  11:07 AM

As the number of small business sales keeps rising, staff retention is a priority

Don't go! Surging business sales make staff retention a must
Maryland pharma company buys overdose-reversing Narcan maker
August 30th, 2018  9:30 PM

A Maryland pharmaceutical company will acquire the maker of the opioid overdose reversal nasal spray Narcan

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Coca-Cola acquires Moxie, soda beloved in Maine
August 28th, 2018  2:17 PM

Soft drink giant Coca-Cola is acquiring Moxie, a beloved New England soda brand that is the official state beverage of Maine

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