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  • Trial date set for AMR/US Airways merger     Friday, 30 Aug 2013 | 11:05 AM ET

    A judge has set a tentative trial date of November 25th for the merger challenge of AMR and U.S. Airways, reports CNBC's Phil LeBeau.

  • High-flying airline deal headed to court     Thursday, 29 Aug 2013 | 6:43 AM ET

    American Airlines and U.S. Airways are taking the Justice Department to court to contest a lawsuit against their merger. Kevin Starke, CRT Capital Group analyst, provides a legal perspective on the case.

  • CNBC's Bob Pisani talks with William O'Brien Direct Edge CEO, about the benefits of combing the two companies.

  • Direct Edge, BATS may create US exchange: WSJ Friday, 23 Aug 2013 | 12:45 PM ET

    Electronic exchange group BATS Global Markets may merge with rival stock-exchange company Direct Edge Holdings, people familiar with the matter told The Wall Street Journal.

  • Airline merger hits turbulence     Wednesday, 14 Aug 2013 | 11:19 AM ET

    The U.S Airways and American airlines merger is in jeopardy after the Justice Department filed an anti-trust lawsuit against the plan. Tom Horne, Arizona Attorney General, explains why he is joining the DOJ to block the merger.

  • Justice department opposes airline merger     Wednesday, 14 Aug 2013 | 10:44 AM ET

    The Justice Department has filed a lawsuit to block the pending merger between American Airlines and U.S Airways. Tom Hoban, American Airlines pilot, discusses the affect it will have on workers and consumers.

  • US blocks airline merger     Wednesday, 14 Aug 2013 | 10:43 AM ET

    The Justice Department has filed a lawsuit to block the planned merger between American Airlines and U.S Airways. CNBC's Hampton Pearson has the latest.

  • Government grounds airline merger     Wednesday, 14 Aug 2013 | 6:52 AM ET

    Michael Boyd, The Boyd Group chairman, discusses the impact of the Justice Department's decision to block the merger of AMR Corporation and U.S. Airways.

  • The government has grounded a merger between American Airlines and U.S Airways. Bruce Schneider, Stroock & Stroock & Lavan; John Briggs, Axinn Weltrop Harkrider; and CNBC's David Faber weigh in.

  • The government is grounding a merger between American and U.S Airways. CNBC's Phil Lebeau has the latest details.

  • US Airways & AMR merger threat     Tuesday, 13 Aug 2013 | 2:02 PM ET

    CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports on the unexpected news that the Department of Justice is posing a threat to the merger between American Airlines and U.S. Airways. Ray Neidl, Nexa Capital, and Bob Crandall, former Chairman/CEO of AMR Corp.

  • Air and auto countdown     Tuesday, 13 Aug 2013 | 1:25 PM ET

    CNBC's Phil LeBeau has the latest news in air and auto industry.

  • DOJ grounds US Airways, AMR merger     Tuesday, 13 Aug 2013 | 1:02 PM ET

    CNBC's Phil LeBeau has the latest on news of the DOJ grounding plans against a merger between U.S Airways and AMR Corporation. Seth Kaplin, Airline Weekly, weighs in.

  • After the U.S. filed an anti-trust lawsuit to block an American Airlines, US Airways merger, one airline expert suggests the move may have helped prevent a big price hike.

  • Why has Carlos Slim bid for KPN?     Friday, 9 Aug 2013 | 4:54 AM ET
    Mexican billionaire Carlos Slim.

    Robin Bienenstock, senior analyst for European and Latin American telecommunications at Sanford C Bernstein, says Mexican billionaire Carlos Slim's bid for KPN is all about Germany.

  • This major publisher says no way it's up for sale Thursday, 8 Aug 2013 | 6:57 AM ET
    The New York Times building in New York City.

    The New York Times is not for sale, its controlling family and publisher have said, after a week in which both The Boston Globe and The Washington Post were bought out.

  • Paging Carl Icahn: Dell in deal with Michael Dell Friday, 2 Aug 2013 | 12:17 PM ET
    Michael Dell

    Dell's special committee has reached an agreement with the buyout group led by CEO Michael Dell to purchase the company for $13.75 per share.

  • Dell picks founder's bid in showdown with Icahn Friday, 2 Aug 2013 | 10:15 AM ET
    Michael Dell

    The deal Michael Dell has been pushing for has officially been approved.

  • New tactic to avoid US corporate taxes gains steam Wednesday, 31 Jul 2013 | 4:04 PM ET
    Omnicom CEO John Wren and Publicis CEO Maurice Levy after announcing a merger of their companies

    Sick of high U.S. corporate taxes? Here's how some companies are slashing their tax bill by 10%, 20%—or more.

  • Merger week continues; Accenture eyes Booz: report Wednesday, 31 Jul 2013 | 8:57 AM ET

    Management consulting firm Accenture is in talks to acquire rival Booz & Co., The Wall Street Journal reported on Tuesday, citing people familiar with the matter.