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  • Bidding War Breaks Out Over This Iconic Building Friday, 28 Jun 2013 | 7:55 AM ET
    The Empire State Building

    One of New York City's largest landlords, Thor Equities, has offered more than $2.1 billion in cash to buy the Empire State Building, the real estate firm's broker said.

  • Orchard Goes Bankrupt; Lowe's Plays Stalking Horse Monday, 17 Jun 2013 | 7:11 AM ET

    Orchard Supply Hardware Stores has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection, with rival retailer Lowe's Companies set to buy the majority of its assets for $205 million in cash.

  • Cooper Tire Stock Soars on $2.5 Billion Buyout Wednesday, 12 Jun 2013 | 8:23 AM ET
    Cooper tires on display at a motor show in Santiago, Chile.

    Indian tire manufacturer Apollo Tyres said it plans to buy Cooper Tire & Rubber for about $2.5 billion.

  • Buffett's Berkshire Buys Nevada Electric Company Wednesday, 29 May 2013 | 5:45 PM ET

    A subsidiary of Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway is buying Nevada's largest electric utility for $5.6 billion in cash.

  • Deal Nears to Buy Lender Processing: Reports Thursday, 23 May 2013 | 9:17 AM ET

    Title insurer Fidelity National Financial and buyout firm Thomas H. Lee Partners are in advanced talks to acquire mortgage service provider Lender Processing Services.

  • Even at JPMorgan, Jamie Dimon's Win Is Mysterious Thursday, 23 May 2013 | 7:17 AM ET

    Even inside JPMorgan Chase, it's a bit of a mystery. Was it the outreach? Or were investors just not that interested in taking power from Dimon?

  • Live Blog: JPM CEO Jamie Dimon Wins In Landslide Tuesday, 21 May 2013 | 9:00 AM ET

    All attention will be on JPMorgan Chase's Chairman and CEO Jamie Dimon as he takes the stage Tuesday morning during the bank's annual shareholder meeting in Tampa, Florida.

  • Barnes & Noble Offered $1 Billion for Nook: Report Thursday, 9 May 2013 | 8:16 AM ET

    Shares in Barnes & Noble surged on Thursday after a report that its partner Microsoft is considering an offer to acquire all of Nook Media's digital assets.

  • Make-A-Wish CEO Celebrates 33 Years  Monday, 29 Apr 2013 | 1:55 PM ET

    Make-A-Wish Foundation President & CEO David Williams discusses internet hacking, and a new campaign to help raise as many airlines miles as possible to help grant more wishes.

  • Kodak Selling Two Businesses to UK Pension Fund Monday, 29 Apr 2013 | 11:29 AM ET

    The $650 million agreement would also settle the fund's claims of about $2.8 billion against the bankrupt company.

  • Thai Tycoon in Biggest Asian M&A Deal of Year Tuesday, 23 Apr 2013 | 7:00 AM ET
    Dhanin Chearavanont, billionaire and chairman of Charoen Pokphand Group Co.

    Thailand's richest man bid $6.6 billion to buy cash-and-carry wholesaler Siam Makro from Dutch firm SHV Holdings, the biggest Asia-Pacific M&A deal this year.

  • Ericsson to Buy Microsoft's IPTV Business Tuesday, 9 Apr 2013 | 4:55 AM ET

    Swedish telecom equipment maker Ericsson struck a deal on Monday to buy Microsoft's Mediaroom IPTV business, which makes software used by phone companies to deliver television over the Internet.

  • Lagardere Sells EADS Stake for 2.28 Billion Euros Tuesday, 9 Apr 2013 | 4:23 AM ET

    French media group Lagardere Tuesday said it has sold its entire 7.4% stake in European Aeronautic Defence & Space Co EADS through a private placement for 2.28 billion euros.

  • Spanish fishing company Pescanova said early on Friday it would file for insolvency after failing to reach an agreement with its creditors.

  • Big Depositors in Cyprus to Lose Far More Than Feared Saturday, 30 Mar 2013 | 3:48 AM ET

    Under conditions to be announced Saturday, depositors in Bank of Cyprus will get shares in the bank worth 37.5 percent of their deposits over 100,000 euros, while the rest may never be paid back.

  • Cyprus Says Threat Contained, No Plan to Leave Euro Friday, 29 Mar 2013 | 8:47 AM ET

    The president of Cyprus said on Friday the risk of bankruptcy had been contained and the country had no intention of leaving the euro.

  • Cleared for Takeoff: Judge Approves AMR-US Air Merger Wednesday, 27 Mar 2013 | 6:46 PM ET
    A US Airways jet takes-off as an American Airlines Jet is prepped for takeoff at Sky Harbor International Airport in Phoenix, June 23, 2008.

    A judge approved AMR's plan to merge with US Airways, a step toward creating the world's largest airline.

  • AIG's Benmosche: What We Want Regulators To Do  Wednesday, 27 Mar 2013 | 8:00 AM ET

    Robert Benmosche, president & CEO of AIG, explains what he seeks from U.S. financial regulation. "You need a regulator to oversee us to make sure we don't go back to doing things we shouldn't be doing," he says.

  • Michael Dell Is Biggest Wildcard in Fight for PC Maker Tuesday, 26 Mar 2013 | 6:19 AM ET

    Michael Dell likely couldn't have known when he proposed taking his company private last year that he would trigger a three-way contest.

  • As politicians in Cyprus scrambles to clinch a bailout deal to avert a collapse of its banking sector, Rosneft and BP finalized a deal to create the world's largest listed oil major, an agreement Rosneft's CEO hailed as "more important than the situation in Cyprus".