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Some people gave Google a pass on the failed Motorola experiment because they're rich and powerful but here's the lesson they need to learn, says Jon Fortt.
The maker of Budweiser has agreed to repurchase South Korea's Oriental Breweries from private equity firms for $5.8 billion.
A new app that lets players buy, sell and merge corporations across nine major industrial sectors became available on Thursday for iPhones and iPads.
Apollo Global Management LLC said it would buy CEC Entertainment, the parent of Chuck E Cheese restaurant chain, for about $948 million.
To bag Time Warner Cable, Charter Communications may need more help from its investor John Malone, but the mogul is all about being patient.
A number of Time Warner Cable shareholders would support a merger with Charter Communications if Charter raises its current bid for the larger rival to $41 billion or more, according to people close to the matter.
The stock price a company that went into receivership in 2009 came back to life this week, jumping from less than a penny to 10 cents a share, The New York Times reports.
Men's suit retailer Jos. A. Bank Clothiers said its board has unanimously rejected the $1.5 billion bid by Men's Wearhouse.
The "Squawk on the Street" team discusses the AIG deal that sells its aircraft leasing business to AerCap Holdings. David Faber also reports Avago buys LSI for $6.6 billion.
Sprint is mulling a possible bid for T-Mobile—a deal that may leave the U.S. wireless market dominated by three mega-companies, The Wall Street Journal reported.
CNBC's David Faber reports Discovery is considering a bid for Scripps Networks and what synergies make the deal viable.
CNBC's Phil LeBeau provides insight on news the merger between American and U.S. Airways has completed, as well as new rules for senior drivers.
In an exclusive CNBC interview, Donald Carty, Virgin America chairman, discusses the "super" merger between American and U.S. Airways. "The airline industry is going to be healthier as a consequence," Carty says.
Robert McAdoo, Imperial Capital airline analyst, discusses the integration of U.S. Air and American merger, and how it might impact ticket prices.
Bob McCooey, Nasdaq SVP, discusses details of the American and U.S. Airways merger, and the compelling "value proposition" Nasdaq provides for companies looking to go public.
Sysco said it would buy rival US Foods for about $3.5 billion, creating a company with about $65 billion in annual revenue.
The "Squawk on the Street" crew discuss the close of the U.S. Air and American merger creating the world's largest airline and what it means for investors. Also, a United passenger has an unfortunate experience.
CNBC's Phil LeBeau talks with American Airlines CEO Doug Parker about the benefits of its merger with US Air and how he plans to win over corporate travelers.
A U.S. Supreme Court justice denied a last-ditch effort to stop the merger of American Airlines and US Airways.
Eminence Capital is pushing for Men's Wearhouse to consider a merger with Jos. A. Bank. Eminence Capital founder, CEO/CIO Ricky Sandler says he has "never seen a board that has acted this irresponsibly in front of an opportunity like this," in regards to Men's Wearhouse.