WASHINGTON, April 23- Social network giant Facebook Inc has won U.S. antitrust approval to buy Oculus VR Inc, a two-year-old maker of virtual reality goggles, the Federal Trade Commission said on Wednesday. Facebook said on March 25 that it planned to buy Oculus for $2 billion in its first-ever hardware deal.» Read More
CNBC's Kayla Tausche has the details on the $3.7 billion deal.
CNBC's Kate Kelly has the details on a possible sale of Bank of America's non-U.S. wealth unit to Julius Baer for between $1 billion to $1.5 billion.
The memory of its failed 2005 bid for Unocal still fresh, China's state-controlled CNOOC Ltd. has put lessons learned into practice and "networked strongly" with regulators in Canada and the U.S., smoothing the way for its $15.1 billion all-cash deal to buy Canadian oil producer Nexen Inc.
CNBC's David Faber reports Glaxo will buy Human Genome for $14.24 per share, and TPG acquires generic drugmaker Par Pharma.
CNBC's David Faber reports the latest details on GlaxoSmithKline's takeover bid for Human Genome Science.
CNBC's Jon Fortt reports the latest details from RIM's annual shareholders meeting and Colin Gillis, BGC Partners analyst, discusses whether there are investment opportunities in the stock despite its downward spiral.
The "Squawk on the Street" news crew reports on what's going to drive the "buzz" and trading today, including the kick off to earnings season, and Wellpoint's acquisition of rival, Amerigroup.
Microsoft admits its acquisition of AQuantive is pretty much worthless now, with CNBC's Herb Greenberg.
A look at how uncertainty in global markets is impacting deal-making on Wall Street, with Ken Moelis, Moelis & Company founder & CEO.
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Cisco's strategy chief, Ned Hooper is leaving the company, reports CNBC's Jon Fortt. The FMHR traders, weigh in.
Gigantic movie house, The Weinstein Company, has just secured $225 million in financing from UBS and Union Bank. CEO Harvey Weinstein discusses how his company will use the money to grow their business, the company's overseas success, the "Intouchables," and politics.
CNBC's David Faber breaks down the details on Walgreen's $6.7 billion acquisition of Alliance Boots, making it the largest buyer of pharmaceuticals in the world.
The "Squawk on the Street" news crew reports on where the rally is headed next; Microsoft's new tablet; JC Penney's executive shuffle; and Walgreen's deal to buy Alliance Boots for $6.7 billion in cash.
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The Marriott empire continues to grow with the acquisition of Gaylord Hotel brands. Arne Sorenson, Marriott International CEO, and Colin Reed, Gaylord Entertainment CEO, discuss the deal and the outlook on summer travel and the U.S. economy.
A look at the U.S. markets ahead of the open, with CNBC's Kelly Evans, including a look at G7 leaders meeting to discuss Europe's growing debt crisis and Starbucks' $100 million acquisition of a bread company.
Gregory Maffei, Liberty Media president and CEO, discusses his company's chase for Sirius XM Radio and explains why he is petitioning the FCC to reconsider its application to take control of the satellite radio company.
How could Facebook's potential buyout of browser company "Opera" impact the company? David Pearl, Epoch Investment Partners co-CIO and CNBC's Julia Boorstin, discuss their take on solutions to Facebook's fallout.
CNBC's Jon Fortt reports shares of Norway-based software company, Opera Software, are soaring on news Facebook might buy the company for its mobile phone technology.