Mergers

Bayer Has Now Lost Over 44% of Its Value Since Its Monsanto Merger

5 days ago   |   Fortune

Bayer's stock price hit an almost seven-year low Tuesday, in the wake of a third U.S. jury verdict that found its Roundup weedkiller to be a cause of people's cancer. A...
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T-Mobile and Sprint are considering concessions to save their merger, sources say

6 days ago   |   Los Angeles Times

T-Mobile US Inc. and Sprint Corp., fighting to win regulatory clearance for their $26.5-billion merger, are considering possible concessions to salvage the deal, according to...
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“Ain't No Stopping It Now”: With the Viacom Merger Looming, Winter Is Coming to CBS

6 days ago   |   Vanity Fair

The more than $1 billion in “cost synergies” identified by bankers and executives in the long-rumored deal pushed by Shari Redstone is code for “big job losses.”
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Anne Arundel Medical Center, Doctors Community Health System announce plans to merge

6 days ago   |   Baltimore Sun

Anne Arundel Medical Center has taken preliminary steps toward a merger with Doctors Community Health System, creating a new regional health care system covering Anne Arundel...
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Breakingviews TV: Target Nissan

6 days ago   |   Reuters

The Japanese automaker has resisted merger proposals from France's Renault since former Chairman Carlos Ghosn's arrest. But the company's weak profitability would benefit from...
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Ray-ban owner EssilorLuxottica draws line under Franco-Italian feud

6 days ago   |   Reuters

EssilorLuxottica declared an end to a feud between its French and Italian partners on Monday, saying it would drop all legal proceedings and focus on integrating the eyewear...
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Galaxies Collide! Burst of Star Formation in Milky Way Likely Came from Cosmic Crash

Galaxies Collide! Burst of Star Formation in Milky Way Likely Came from Cosmic Crash

6 days ago   |   Space

A galactic merger in our Milky Way galaxy likely produced a star "baby boom" billions of years ago, according to new research.
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New Executive of Slimmed-Down Fox Network Faces First Big Test

7 days ago   |   NY Times

Disney's acquisition of much of Rupert Murdoch's empire leaves the network vulnerable. Charlie Collier says he, and the network, are up for the challenge.
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Craft beer drinkers skeptical of Boston Beer-Dogfish Head merger

Craft beer drinkers skeptical of Boston Beer-Dogfish Head merger

7 days ago   |   WCVB

The transaction between the two popular brewers is worth $300 million.
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Germany's Thyssenkrupp to seek new steel partners, CEO tells paper

7 days ago   |   Reuters

Thyssenkrupp will still seek partners for its steel operations after abandoning a European merger with India's Tata Steel, Chief Executive Guido Kerkhoff said in comments...
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Morehouse College graduation speaker pledges to pay class of 2019 student debt

Morehouse College graduation speaker pledges to pay class of 2019 student debt

Robert F. Smith, a billionaire technology investor and philanthropist, says his family is providing grants to wipe out the student debt of the entire 2019 class. Read more ...

Morehouse College graduation speaker pledges to pay class of 2019 student debt

Morehouse College graduation speaker pledges to pay class of 2019 student debt

Robert F. Smith, a billionaire technology investor and philanthropist, says his family is providing grants to wipe out the student debt of the entire 2019 class. Read more ...

Former college football standout reportedly tackles gunman at Oregon high school

Former college football standout reportedly tackles gunman at Oregon high school

Keanon Lowe, head football and track coach at Parkrose High School in northeast Portland, is being hailed as a hero after tackling a gunman in a classroom Friday. Read more ...

Meghan Markle, Prince Harry share never-before-seen photos from wedding

Meghan Markle, Prince Harry share never-before-seen photos from wedding

The Duke and Duchess of Sussex tied the knot on May 19, 2018, at St George's Chapel. Read more ...

PGA Championship 2019: Brooks Koepka retains title despite back-nine collapse

PGA Championship 2019: Brooks Koepka retains title despite back-nine collapse

The final round of the PGA Championship was more exciting than many had anticipated, but Brooks Koepka ultimately triumphed by two shots. Read more ...

Trump vows to ‘end' Iran if it threatens US again

Trump vows to ‘end' Iran if it threatens US again

President Trump threatened to destroy Iran in a tweet sent in the wake of reports that a rocket was fired into Baghdad's heavily fortified Green Zone less than a mile away from... Read more ...

Blues move to brink of Cup final with 5-0 win over Sharks

Blues move to brink of Cup final with 5-0 win over Sharks

SAN JOSE, Calif. - Vladimir Tarasenko scored on a penalty shot and Jaden Schwartz added the first of his three goals during a dominant second period that carried St. Louis to... Read more ...

Ryu extends scoreless streak to 31 innings as Dodgers roll

Ryu extends scoreless streak to 31 innings as Dodgers roll

CINCINNATI - Hyun-Jin Ryu threw seven shutout innings to extend his major league-leading streak to 31, Cody Bellinger hit his 17th homer and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat... Read more ...

Lillard says he has separated ribs, will play through pain

Lillard says he has separated ribs, will play through pain

PORTLAND, Ore. - Portland's Damian Lillard says he separated his ribs in Game 2 of the Western Conference finals against the Golden State Warriors. Read more ...

Trayvon Martin's Mom Makes a Big Announcement

Trayvon Martin's Mom Makes a Big Announcement

Trayvon Martin's mother is running for political office, the Miami Herald reports. Sybrina Fulton-whose son was infamously shot dead by a neighborhood crime watch captain in... Read more ...