Antitrust

Lawsuit says Tyson, Cargill, JBS conspired to suppress beef prices paid to U.S. ranchers

14 hours ago   |   Reuters

Four of the largest U.S. beef-packing companies were accused in a lawsuit on Tuesday of violating federal antitrust law by conspiring to drive down prices they paid ranchers...
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Sinclair Broadcast reportedly poised to buy Fox regional sports networks from Disney

23 hours ago   |   Boston Herald   |   2 articles

The Baltimore Sun Sinclair Broadcast Group is reportedly poised to buy a group of 21 Fox regional sports networks from Disney in a deal to be announced perhaps as early as...
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National Cheat Sheet: Blackstone Group plans to become a corporation, NAR hit with new antitrust suit. & more

4 days ago   |   The Real Deal New York

Blackstone Group plans to change its corporate structure effective July 1 Blackstone Group plans to become a corporation in an effort to “make it significantly easier for both...
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Amazon is facing antitrust scrutiny in Italy

Amazon is facing antitrust scrutiny in Italy

5 days ago   |   Business Insider

This is an excerpt from a story delivered exclusively to Business Insider Intelligence E-Commerce Briefing subscribers. To receive the full story plus other insights each morning,
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Google to suggest 10 browser and search engine alternatives for Android users in Europe

Google to suggest 10 browser and search engine alternatives for Android users in Europe

6 days ago   |   Venture Beat   |   2 articles

In response to EU antitrust concerns, Google will begin suggesting 10 browser and search engine alternatives for Android users in Europe.
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U.S. antitrust scrutiny tests T-Mobile's $26 billion bet on Sprint

6 days ago   |   Reuters

T-Mobile US Inc's $26 billion deal to buy Sprint Inc banked on changes in wireless technology and media streaming to win U.S. antitrust approval, but the bet now looks precarious.
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These Are the Winners and Losers in the Apple-Qualcomm Settlement

6 days ago   |   Fortune

More than two years after the two titans of the smartphone era, Apple and Qualcomm , went to war, peace broke out suddenly and surprisingly on Tuesday. Apple and Qualcomm...
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The world's largest hedge fund just warned that the 'most pro-corporate environment in history' is in danger - and said the fallout could send stocks plunging

The world's largest hedge fund just warned that the 'most pro-corporate environment in history' is in danger - and said the fallout could send stocks plunging

6 days ago   |   Business Insider

The underlying factors that have driven profit-margin growth over the last few decades are under threat, according to Bridgewater. In a note to clients, analysts from the...
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NAR hit with another antitrust suit over buyer-broker commissions

6 days ago   |   The Real Deal New York

Even more home sellers are taking aim at the National Association of Realtors and major home-selling brokerages over buyer commissions and multiple listings services, according...
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The DOJ reportedly pours cold water on Sprint and T-Mobile's merger

The DOJ reportedly pours cold water on Sprint and T-Mobile's merger

7 days ago   |   Business Insider

Shares of the US telecom provider Sprint are tumbling in premarket trading after a Wall Street Journal report indicated the company's planned merger with T-Mobile was unlikely...
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Lillard's 3 at buzzer gives Blazers series win over Thunder

Lillard's 3 at buzzer gives Blazers series win over Thunder

PORTLAND, Ore. - Damian Lillard hit a 37-footer at the buzzer and finished with career playoff-high 50 points to help the Portland Trail Blazers eliminate the Oklahoma City... Read more ...

Kim arrives in Vladivostok, Russia for historic summit with Putin

Kim arrives in Vladivostok, Russia for historic summit with Putin

Kim Jong-un's armored train has reached Vladivostok, a city in Russia's Far East, which will host the first-ever meeting between Kim and President Vladimir Putin. Read more ...

Ex-Christie aide Bridget Kelly faces new sentencing in ‘Bridgegate' role

Ex-Christie aide Bridget Kelly faces new sentencing in ‘Bridgegate' role

NEWARK, N.J. - A onetime aide to former New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is facing resentencing for her role in the George Washington Bridge lane-closing scandal. Bridget Kelly... Read more ...

24-year-old Wisconsin man comes forward as $768M Powerball winner

24-year-old Wisconsin man comes forward as $768M Powerball winner

Before winning the lottery jackpot, the man said his biggest financial concern was saving at least $1,000 in his bank account. Read more ...

US had ‘no prior knowledge' of Sri Lanka threat: Ambassador

US had ‘no prior knowledge' of Sri Lanka threat: Ambassador

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka - The U.S. ambassador to Sri Lanka says America had “no prior knowledge” of the Easter bombings that killed over 350 people in the island nation, despite... Read more ...

8 injured as car deliberately hits pedestrians in Sunnyvale

8 injured as car deliberately hits pedestrians in Sunnyvale

Authorities say eight people have been injured after a motorist appeared to deliberately plow into them in Sunnyvale. Read more ...

Pittsburgh region's air quality gets an 'F'

Pittsburgh region's air quality gets an 'F'

American Lung Association says Allegheny County only one outside California to get “F” grades for smog and short and long-term soot. Read more ...

Judge sets rules for release of video evidence in Robert Kraft prostitution case

Judge sets rules for release of video evidence in Robert Kraft prostitution case

If the decision stands, the video will eventually be made public. Read more ...

The extent of Boeing's woes will be revealed today as it posts its first...

The extent of Boeing's woes will be revealed today as it posts its first earnings since the 737 Max was grounded

Boeing will today release its first earnings since its 737 Max planes were grounded, revealing the financial effects two deadly crashes have had on the company. Boeing has cut... Read more ...

The UK will ignore US pressure to ban Huawei from its 5G network, 2 months...

The UK will ignore US pressure to ban Huawei from its 5G network, 2 months before Trump's state visit

The UK will ban Chinese tech giant Huawei from providing crucial parts of its 5G network, but will allow it to supply "non-core" equipment, according to The Daily Telegraph... Read more ...