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Buying a company? Due diligence is needed - and it's a balancing act

3 monthes ago   |   By Miami Herald

In 2011, Hewlett-Packard acquired a company called Autonomy for over $11 billion. Unfortunately, after the acquisition, HP found out that Autonomy's management had committed fraud. For years, prosecutors alleged, Autonomy...
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Former special counsel Robert Mueller agrees to testify before Congress

Former special counsel Robert Mueller agrees to testify before Congress

The former special counsel Robert Mueller agreed to publicly testify before two House committees "in open session." House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerry Nadler and House... Read more ...

Shocking footage captures the moment law enforcement found a newborn baby...

Shocking footage captures the moment law enforcement found a newborn baby girl alive in a plastic bag left in a wooded area

A female newborn was found earlier this month in a plastic bag in the middle of the woods near Cumming, Georgia. Body camera footage shows a deputy cutting open the plastic bag... Read more ...

'The Office' is leaving Netflix in 2021 - and moving to NBC's own streaming...

'The Office' is leaving Netflix in 2021 - and moving to NBC's own streaming service

NBC's "The Office" will leave Netflix in 2021 and will move to NBC's own advertisement-supported streaming service, according to a CNBC report on Tuesday. NBC's own service... Read more ...

The 30 best places to visit in the world, ranked

The 30 best places to visit in the world, ranked

US News & World Report has released its annual "Best Vacation Destinations" for 2019 to 2020. Paris tops the list of the "World's Best Places to Visit," and three of the top... Read more ...

Flyers mascot Gritty surprised a 7-year-old Flyers fan in the hospital and...

Flyers mascot Gritty surprised a 7-year-old Flyers fan in the hospital and left him speechless

Philadelphia Flyers mascot Gritty is still bringing joy to fans across the city. On Tuesday, Gritty surprised Caiden O'Rourke, a young Flyers fan who had just received a new... Read more ...

The best fishing lures and flies you can buy

The best fishing lures and flies you can buy

Insider Picks writes about products and services to help you navigate when shopping online. Insider Inc. receives a commission from our affiliate partners when you buy through... Read more ...

There's no good reason to believe that Jake Paul and Tana Mongeau are...

There's no good reason to believe that Jake Paul and Tana Mongeau are actually engaged

Jake Paul apparently proposed to Tana Mongeau on Monday - to immediate skepticism about their engagement . Paul is a practiced hoaxer who creates elaborate fake personal... Read more ...

5 Ways Apple's iOS 13 Public Beta Can Improve Your iPhone Privacy Right Now

5 Ways Apple's iOS 13 Public Beta Can Improve Your iPhone Privacy Right Now

Apple's iOS 13 public beta for iPhone has finally released to early adopters everywhere. Even though iOS 12's sequel doesn't officially launch until fall, Apple is offering an... Read more ...

Wall Street Payday: The banks on the massive AbbVie-Allergan deal stand to...

Wall Street Payday: The banks on the massive AbbVie-Allergan deal stand to make $183 million

AbbVie said on Tuesday that it's buying Botox-maker Allergan in a $63 billion deal. The deal could generate as much as $183 million in fees for the banks that worked on the... Read more ...

Furious customers are threatening to boycott Wayfair over reports the...

Furious customers are threatening to boycott Wayfair over reports the company is furnishing migrant camps

Wayfair is catching customers' ire online. In a letter signed by more than 500 employees and sent to the company's leadership , workers said they learned of a $200,000 order... Read more ...