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Verizon Acquires Yahoo For $4.8 Billion

Verizon Demands Better Deal Terms After Yahoo’s Widescale Breach

Yahoo is under renewed scrutiny after its second disclosure of breach within this year. The major hacking incidents the company has been involved in puts a risk on its deal with Verizon. Although Verizon has not confirmed any plans of ditching the purchase, reports indicated that the company is demanding for better deal terms for the acquisition.

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Media Reports Say Roger Ailes Negotiating Departure Terms At Fox News

Fox Strikes $14.6 Billion Deal With Sky

After a failed attempt to buy Sky in 2010, Fox moved again to acquire 61% of the company through a $14.6 billion deal. The deal, however, faced opposition over concerns of potential over-concentration of power since Rupert Murdoch also owns stakes in other firms in the U.K.

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Thunder's Oladipo Is Staying 4 Years More With $84M

Olapido will be staying for a long time

Oladipo with $84 million will be staying another 4 years with Oklahoma City Thunders

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BlackBerry News And Update: BlackBerry Ties Up With Ford, Makes It First Time With An AutoMaker

Blackberry and Ford Car

Blackberry and Ford collaboration which makes it the first time to tie up with an auto-maker to make a smart car.

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Amblin, Alibaba Ties Up for Partnership; Alibaba Goes Hollywood

Amblin, Alibaba Ties Up for Partnership; Alibaba Goes Hollywood

Alibaba Pictures goes Hollywood in partnering up with Amblin Partners for producing films and productions.

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Citi merges with Lazada in SE Asia trade

Citi, Lazada combine force for SE

The two prominent firms reveals a new partnership all over the key markets in Southeast Asia. The union of Citi gives region-wide promotions to its credit cardholders who are Lazada customers as well.

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Justice department seal hanging on wall.

The U.S. Justice Department Sued ValueAct for Violating Disclosure Rule

Department of Justice filed lawsuit against ValueAct Capital last week, related to Halliburton and Baker Hughes merger. Meanwhile, ValueAct on Monday claimed no wrongdoing and will defend its position.

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Food Packaged

McCormick Withdrew From Premier Foods Acquisition, Bid Too Pricey

McCormick will no longer acquire Premier Foods as it cannot provide the offer acceptable to the latter. Due to failure of the said talks, Premier was left to "fend for itself" for the company's success while seeking alliance with Japan's Nissin Food Corporation.

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Halliburton Adds Jobs As Onshore Boom Lifts Profit

EU Resumed Investigation on Halliburton and Baker Hughes Deal

European Union antitrust regulator resumed its review on the takeover of Baker Hughes by Halliburton. European Commission plan to reach decision in August whether to approve or veto the deal.

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National Cable and Telecommunications Association Cable Show

California Judge Agreed Charter's Acquisition of Time Warner Cable With Conditions

The decision was announced on Tuesday. California administrative law judge recommended to approve acquisition of Time Warner Cable by Charter Communications with significant conditions.

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Key Speakers At The INTX Internet & Television Expo

Charter Communication CEO Met FCC Regarding Acquisition of Time Warner Cable

Tom Rutledge has met FCC chairman Tom Wheeler last week to talk the acquisition. As the merger has already been past its late March informal deadline for approval.

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Aerial Views Of Tata Steel Plant In Port Talbot

Greybull Capital Acquires Tata Steel, Revives British Steel, Saves Jobs

The acquisition of Greybull Capital of Tata Steel's UK long product business will save thousands of jobs and was accepted by the steelworkers after two years of uncertainty.

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CNBC Events

Investors Still Support Pfizer CEO After Failed Merger With Allergan

The company called off the acquisition of Allergan after the U.S. Treasury issued the rule preventing the deal. Nevertheless, Chief Executive Officer Ian Read still has the investors support.

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Pfizer Inc. Headquarters As They Agree To Combine With Allergan Plc In $160 Billion Deal

Pfizer and Allergan May Have to Call-Off Their $160 Billion Merger

Pfizer and Allergan will have to scrap the merger deal following the new regulation from Treasury Department to stop the U.S. company moving overseas.

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Allianz Ahead Of 2009 Earnings

China’s Anbang Acquired Allianz’s South Korea Operations After Dropping Its Bid for Starwood Hotels

Anbang Insurance is acquiring Allianz’s operations in South Korea after dropping its offer to buy Starwood hotels. The deal is waiting for approval from South Korea’s financial regulator.

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