NEW YORK— Halliburton received a second request for information from the U.S. Department of Justice regarding its $34.6 billion, proposed acquisition of rival oilfield services company Baker Hughes. Halliburton announced it would buy Baker Hughes Inc. in November with oil prices plummeting fast. But Halliburton and Baker Hughes also want to grow larger so...» Read More
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