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NXP has agreed to buy smaller peer Freescale Semiconductor and merge operations in a deal valuing the combined company at over $40 billion.
Asian stocks kicked off the week at new highs, as an interest rate cut in China on Saturday offset a weaker finish on Wall Street last week and data indicating shaky growth in the world's top two economies.
Berkshire Hathaway reaped $18.3 billion last year, the company's annual report said on Saturday.
The House did not record enough votes on Friday to pass a bill that would have temporarily funded the Department of Homeland Security.
Both the Federal Open Market Committee and markets are expecting that rates will be raised "sometime this year," Stanley Fischer said.
After bad bets on derivatives nearly sank AIG during the financial crisis, Bob Benmosche helped steer it to profitability.
The Fed may have to get even more aggressive if its efforts to tighten aren't reflected in short-term rates, he said.
Congress appeared to be headed toward approving a bill postponing Homeland Security's partial shutdown.
Harsh winter weather left U.S. consumers feeling a bit less confident this month, the University of Michigan said.
U.S. home buyers signed more contracts to buy existing homes in January than they have since August of 2013.
Fiat Chrysler is adding more than 467,000 Dodge and Jeep SUVs worldwide to a recall from last year to fix a potential stalling problem.
U.S. economic growth braked more sharply than initially thought in the fourth quarter, but the underlying fundamentals remained solid.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
Lloyds Banking Group will pay a dividend of 0.75p per share to investors, after reporting a better-than-expected rise in profit.
Asian equitiess were mixed on Friday, following an uninspiring lead from Wall Street, but Japanese stocks managed to overlook a mixed bag of economic data to settle at a new 15-year high.
Japan's consumer inflation eased in January for a sixth straight month increasing expectations that the Bank of Japan (BOJ) will have to undertake further stimulus measures to achieve its price target.
Treasury yields extended gains on Thursday after the government's lukewarm auction of seven-year notes.
IBM CEO Ginni Rometty told CNBC about the company's drive for growth, and strategy for the future.
Marking a post-tech-bubble milestone, the Nasdaq Composite returned to 5,000.
The measure, passed in a 3-2 vote, restricts broadband companies' power to control download speeds.