Mergers & acquisitions

France Downplays a Renault-Nissan Merger as Carlos Ghosn Stays in Jail

1 hour ago   |   Fortune

France's finance minister said there is no plan to remodel the two-decade alliance between Renault SA and Nissan Motor Co., whose architect Carlos Ghosn remains in jail two...
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Sorrell's S4 Capital seeks more deals in digital-only drive

7 hours ago   |   Reuters

Martin Sorrell is on the lookout for acquisitions to expand his new advertising venture S4 Capital, aiming to capitalize on the disruption sweeping the industry by pursuing a...
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City OKs 443-unit residential project at Boston Cab site

1 day ago   |   Boston Herald

A plan to redevelop the site of Boston Cab in Fenway into residential units cleared a key hurdle Thursday, paving the way for 443 new housing units. The Boston Planning &...
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Fiserv's $22B purchase of First Data marks one of the largest acquisitions in the fintech industry

Fiserv's $22B purchase of First Data marks one of the largest acquisitions in the fintech industry

2 days ago   |   Business Insider

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Tribune Publishing Co.'s Turbulent Year Continues with New CEO and Chairman

2 days ago   |   Fortune

The Tribune Publishing Co. trco announced Thursday that Justin Dearborn has stepped down as CEO and chairman, positions he had held since 2016 and 2018, respectively, as talks...
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Broadcast mergers were huge in 2018, which means cable bills could skyrocket - but there's a silver lining for consumers

Broadcast mergers were huge in 2018, which means cable bills could skyrocket - but there's a silver lining for consumers

2 days ago   |   Business Insider

2018 was an active year for broadcast-station M&A, with $8.9 billion in deal volume, the second-biggest year in the past decade. Consolidation among broadcasters means that...
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Blue Bottle Coffee opens 10th San Francisco location in the FiDi

2 days ago   |   ABC

Blue Bottle has been expanding rapidly downtown since its acquisition by Nestle.
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AFLCMC team working to acquire next generation fixed-wing helmet

AFLCMC team working to acquire next generation fixed-wing helmet

3 days ago   |   Air Force

The Air Force Life Cycle Management Center's Human Systems Division working with members of the Advanced Tactical Acquisition Corps or ATAC, one of the center's premier...
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Les Moonves Wants His $120 Million Severance and He's Going to Fight CBS for It

3 days ago   |   Fortune   |   7 articles

Former CBS Corp. Chief Executive Officer Les Moonves is demanding arbitration over the broadcaster's decision to withhold his $120 million severance following allegations of...
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Explainer: Why Siemens-Alstom rail merger is creating European tensions

3 days ago   |   Reuters

Germany's Siemens and France's Alstom agreed in 2017 to merge their rail assets, hoping to create a European industrial champion. But the EU's competition authority has doubts...
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Giuliani says 'so what' if Trump and former attorney discussed testimony

Giuliani says 'so what' if Trump and former attorney discussed testimony

President Trump's attorney Rudy Giuliani said the president never asked his former personal attorney to lie. But Giuliani also didn't rule out that they might have discussed... Read more ...

Canceled flights, delayed trains and icy roads as winter storm moves east

Canceled flights, delayed trains and icy roads as winter storm moves east

The storm system has brought dangerous conditions to roads, railways and airports, where one airline alone proactively canceled nearly 800 flights. Read more ...

Australian Open 2019: Inspired Stefanos Tsitsipas dethrones Roger Federer

Australian Open 2019: Inspired Stefanos Tsitsipas dethrones Roger Federer

Roger Federer's 17-match winning streak at Melbourne Park came to an end as Stefanos Tsitsipas claimed the biggest victory of his career. Read more ...

Rams vs. Saints: Picks, odds for NFC championship game in New Orleans

Rams vs. Saints: Picks, odds for NFC championship game in New Orleans

Our picks and predictions for Rams vs. Saints in the NFC championship game are here. Who will win Sunday in New Orleans? Read more ...

California town launches 'Goat Fund Me' to prevent wildfires

California town launches 'Goat Fund Me' to prevent wildfires

City officials are hoping to raise $30,000 for the project. Read more ...

When to see the rare super blood wolf moon and lunar eclipse tonight

When to see the rare super blood wolf moon and lunar eclipse tonight

Get ready to see red. Starting on January 20, the first and only total lunar eclipse of 2019 will be visible to everyone living in North and South America. For about an hour... Read more ...

Patriots vs. Chiefs: Picks, odds for AFC championship game in Kansas City

Patriots vs. Chiefs: Picks, odds for AFC championship game in Kansas City

Our picks and predictions for Patriots vs. Chiefs in the AFC championship game are here. Who will win Sunday in Kansas City? Read more ...

Lonzo Ball injury update: X-rays are negative for Lakers guard

Lonzo Ball injury update: X-rays are negative for Lakers guard

Ball suffered the injury after colliding with Rockets forward James Ennis during Saturday's 138-134 loss. Read more ...

Rudy Giuliani: 'So What' If Trump Spoke With Cohen Ahead Of Congressional...

Rudy Giuliani: 'So What' If Trump Spoke With Cohen Ahead Of Congressional Testimony?

Trump's personal attorney also acknowledged that discussions about a Trump Tower deal in Moscow may have occurred through November 2016. Read more ...

Shutdown Makes Government Websites More Vulnerable To Hackers, Experts Say

Shutdown Makes Government Websites More Vulnerable To Hackers, Experts Say

The longer the federal shutdown lasts, the more likely security breaches of government websites become, cyber specialists say. And it could lead to security problems long after... Read more ...