HOUSTON, Aug 28- ConocoPhillips submitted the highest bid on a single tract on Wednesday for drilling rights in the western Gulf of Mexico lease sale, which attracted the second-lowest number of bids since 1983, regulators said.» Read More
Japanese mobile carrier Softbank's bid for Sprint was approved by US Federal Communications Commission last week, clearing the way for the firm to create a foothold in the US market. The Nikkei's Makiko Utsuda has more.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche has the update on whether a serious bid is out there to buy Hostess Brands.
CNBC'S Kate Kelly reports Bank of America is selling its non-U.S. wealth management unit and has asked possible suitors to put bids in this week.
The newly approved rescue plan for Greece is a "super-TARP," similar to the United States bailout package during the financial crisis, Peter Boockvar, equity strategist at Miller Tabak, told CNBC Thursday.