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The Temasek Review
SMRT: Taxpayers get screwed « Current Affairs « Opinion « TR EMERITUSTemasek is offering $1.68 per share or $1.18bn to buy out the minority sharehol
SMRT: Taxpayers get screwed « Current Affairs « Opinion « TR EMERITUS
The Temasek Review / Posted moments ago
Temasek is offering $1.68 per share or $1.18bn to buy out the minority shareholders of SMRT, a 9% premium over the last traded share price of $1.545. Usually an acquirer pays a premium of up to 30% to gain full control of the target. So the question... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Verizon is buying Yahoo for $4.8 billionIt's official: Yahoo's days as an independent company are over. Verizon has ag
Verizon is buying Yahoo for $4.8 billion
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted a minute ago
It's official: Yahoo's days as an independent company are over. Verizon has agreed to pay $4.83 billion for Yahoo, the companies said before markets opened Monday. The sale completes Yahoo's evolution from influential search pioneer and web portal... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Verizon buys Yahoo for $4.83B, marking end of an eraSAN FRANCISCO — Verizon is buying Yahoo for $4.83 billion, marking the end of a
Verizon buys Yahoo for $4.83B, marking end of an era
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted a minute ago
SAN FRANCISCO — Verizon is buying Yahoo for $4.83 billion, marking the end of an era for a company that once defined the internet. The sale announced Monday marks the second time in two years that Verizon has snapped up the remains of a fallen... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
Verizon buys Yahoo for $4.83B, marking end of an eraSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Verizon is buying Yahoo for $4.83 billion, marking the end
Verizon buys Yahoo for $4.83B, marking end of an era
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted a minute ago
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Verizon is buying Yahoo for $4.83 billion, marking the end of an era for a company that once defined the internet. The sale announced Monday marks the second time in two years that Verizon has snapped up the remains of a fallen... Read more
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NBC Connecticut
Verizon Buys Yahoo for $4.83B, Marking End of an EraVerizon is buying Yahoo for $4.83 billion, marking the end of an era for a comp
Verizon Buys Yahoo for $4.83B, Marking End of an Era
NBC Connecticut / Posted a minute ago
Verizon is buying Yahoo for $4.83 billion, marking the end of an era for a company that once defined the internet. The sale announced Monday marks the second time in two years that Verizon has snapped up the remains of a fallen internet star as it... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Greece may win over tourists shunning Turkey, but could also feel impactATHENS: Greece may win over last-minute visitors scared away from tourist rival
Greece may win over tourists shunning Turkey, but could also feel impact
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 minutes ago
ATHENS: Greece may win over last-minute visitors scared away from tourist rival Turkey after a failed military coup but overall growth in the sector remains fragile, according to the country’s largest tourism body. Crisis-hit Greece is relying on... Read more
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Zero Hedge
It's Official: Verizon To Acquire Yahoo Core Assets For $4.8 BillionAlmost a decade after Microsoft made an unsolicited bid to acquire Yahoo for $5
It's Official: Verizon To Acquire Yahoo Core Assets For $4.8 Billion
Zero Hedge / Posted 2 minutes ago
Almost a decade after Microsoft made an unsolicited bid to acquire Yahoo for $50 billion, moments ago Verizon confirmed recent rumors that it would acquire Yahoo operating business for approximately $4.83 billion in cash, far below initial estimates... Read more
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Zero Hedge
July 25Overnight Media Digest - The International Olympic Committee cleared the way f
July 25
Zero Hedge / Posted 2 minutes ago
Overnight Media Digest - The International Olympic Committee cleared the way for scores of Russian athletes to be banned from the Rio Games, but stopped short of forcing the country's entire delegation to stay home due to alleged state-sponsored... Read more
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Smyrna Clayton Sun Times
Lowest gas price nationwide in July since 2004, AAA saysThe national average for regular, unleaded gasoline has fallen to $2.17 per gal
Lowest gas price nationwide in July since 2004, AAA says
Smyrna Clayton Sun Times / Posted 2 minutes ago
The national average for regular, unleaded gasoline has fallen to $2.17 per gallon and sits at the lowest mark for this time of year since 2004, according to AAA Mid-Atlantic. “Gas prices have once again dropped below $2 per gallon in many parts of... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
LVMH sells loss-making Donna Karan to G-III in US$650 million dealPARIS: French luxury group LVMH is selling Donna Karan International, the paren
LVMH sells loss-making Donna Karan to G-III in US$650 million deal
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 minutes ago
PARIS: French luxury group LVMH is selling Donna Karan International, the parent of New York label DKNY, to U.S. clothing firm G-III Apparel Group in a deal valuing the loss-making fashion brand at US$650 million. The sale comes just over a year... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Yahoo selling internet assets for US$4.8b to VerizonSAN FRANCISCO: Yahoo agreed to sell its core assets to telecom giant Verizon fo
Yahoo selling internet assets for US$4.8b to Verizon
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 minutes ago
SAN FRANCISCO: Yahoo agreed to sell its core assets to telecom giant Verizon for US$4.8 billion, ending a 20-year run by the internet pioneer as an independent company, the firms announced Monday (Jul 25). Verizon chief executive Lowell McAdam said... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
SunEdison unit TerraForm Power adopts poison pillREUTERS: SunEdison Inc's unit TerraForm Power Inc said it had adopted a shareho
SunEdison unit TerraForm Power adopts poison pill
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 minutes ago
REUTERS: SunEdison Inc's unit TerraForm Power Inc said it had adopted a shareholders rights plan to prevent any sale of a significant number of Class A shares in the company by its bankrupt parent. Brookfield Asset Management and Appaloosa said in a... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Buyout funds eye alliances for SABMiller's Pilsner, CEE brandsLONDON: U.S. and European buyout funds are gearing up for SABMiller's sale of i
Buyout funds eye alliances for SABMiller's Pilsner, CEE brands
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 minutes ago
LONDON: U.S. and European buyout funds are gearing up for SABMiller's sale of its central and eastern European beer brands with some seeking to join forces to snap up assets worth up to 7 billion euros (US$7.69 billion), sources familiar with the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
EU working with consumer groups to pressure Volkswagen for compensationBRUSSELS/BERLIN: Europe's Commissioner for Justice is working with EU consumer
EU working with consumer groups to pressure Volkswagen for compensation
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 minutes ago
BRUSSELS/BERLIN: Europe's Commissioner for Justice is working with EU consumer groups to pressure Volkswagen to compensate clients in Europe as it has in the United States over the diesel emissions scandal. The German carmaker has pledged up to... Read more
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Weston Mercury
North Somerset Surgeries ranked in new NHS England survey NHS England ranked surgeries across North Somerset using survey data. Are yo
North Somerset Surgeries ranked in new NHS England survey
Weston Mercury / Posted 3 minutes ago
NHS England ranked surgeries across North Somerset using survey data. Are you getting the best medical care for you in North Somerset, or is your GP falling short of the mark? New NHS... Read more
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News 8000
Verizon is buying Yahoo for $4.8 billionIt's official: Yahoo's days as an independent company are over. Verizon has ag
Verizon is buying Yahoo for $4.8 billion
News 8000 / Posted 4 minutes ago
It's official: Yahoo's days as an independent company are over. Verizon has agreed to pay $4.83 billion for Yahoo, the companies said before markets opened Monday. The sale completes Yahoo's evolution from influential search pioneer and web portal... Read more
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USA Today
Verizon is winner in Yahoo sale with $4.8B bidVerizon has made it official. The telecommunications giant announced Monday tha
Verizon is winner in Yahoo sale with $4.8B bid
USA Today / Posted 4 minutes ago
Verizon has made it official. The telecommunications giant announced Monday that it will acquire Yahoo's core business for $4.8 billion. Verizon has been the leading candidate in Yahoo's four-month sale process. By pairing Yahoo with AOL, which... Read more
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USA Today
Stocks could predict who wins White HouseHistory says a key ally of Hillary Clinton heading into Election Day could be t
Stocks could predict who wins White House
USA Today / Posted 4 minutes ago
History says a key ally of Hillary Clinton heading into Election Day could be the Wall Street bull. Donald Trump, on the other hand, might get his best endorsement from Wall Street’s dreaded bear. Here’s why: How the Standard & Poor’s 500 stock... Read more
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Fortune
Verizon Is Buying Yahoo's Core Internet Business for Almost $5 BillionThis story has been updated to include Marissa Mayer’s Tumblr statement. Veriz
Verizon Is Buying Yahoo's Core Internet Business for Almost $5 Billion
Fortune / Posted 4 minutes ago
This story has been updated to include Marissa Mayer’s Tumblr statement. Verizon Communications vz said it had agreed to buy Yahoo’s yhoo core internet business for $4.83 billion in cash, ending a lengthy sale process for the fading Web... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Verizon to buy Yahoo for $4.8B SAN FRANCISCO — Yahoo was the front door to the web for an early generation o
Verizon to buy Yahoo for $4.8B
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 5 minutes ago
SAN FRANCISCO — Yahoo was the front door to the web for an early generation of internet users, and its services still attract 1 billion visitors a month. But the internet is an unforgiving place for yesterday’s great... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Verizon buys Yahoo for $4.83B, marking end of an eraVerizon is buying Yahoo for $4.83 billion, marking the end of an era for a comp
Verizon buys Yahoo for $4.83B, marking end of an era
Los Angeles Times / Posted 5 minutes ago
Verizon is buying Yahoo for $4.83 billion, marking the end of an era for a company that once defined the internet. The sale announced Monday marks the second time in two years that Verizon has snapped up the remains of a fallen internet star as it... Read more
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NJ.com
15 N.J. towns where property taxes hurt the mostHere in East Orange, which lies in the shadow of Newark with an old housing sto
15 N.J. towns where property taxes hurt the most
NJ.com / Posted 5 minutes ago
Here in East Orange, which lies in the shadow of Newark with an old housing stock, 23 percent of a homeowner's income pays for property taxes, on average. That's $8,442 in taxes paid for out of a median annual income of $36,978. That income level is... Read more
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KTVU 2 San Francisco
Verizon buys Yahoo, marking end of an eraRelated Stories SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. (AP) - Verizon is buying Yahoo for $4.83
Verizon buys Yahoo, marking end of an era
KTVU 2 San Francisco / Posted 5 minutes ago
Related Stories SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. (AP) - Verizon is buying Yahoo for $4.83 billion, marking the end of an era for a company that once defined the internet. The sale announced Monday marks the second time in two years that Verizon has snapped up... Read more
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SKY News
Verizon Confirms $4.8bn Yahoo TakeoverThe sale includes its search and advertising businesses, including its email se
Verizon Confirms $4.8bn Yahoo Takeover
SKY News / Posted 5 minutes ago
The sale includes its search and advertising businesses, including its email service and news pages. The company will be left with its stakes in Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba and Yahoo Japan, which together are worth around $40bn. Verizon is... Read more
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Philly.com
Verizon buys Yahoo for $4.83B, marking end of an eraSAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Verizon is buying Yahoo for $4.83 billion, marking the end
Verizon buys Yahoo for $4.83B, marking end of an era
Philly.com / Posted 6 minutes ago
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Verizon is buying Yahoo for $4.83 billion, marking the end of an era for a company that once defined the internet. The sale announced Monday marks the second time in two years that Verizon has snapped up the remains of a fallen... Read more
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express
Gloomy Chancellor warns Brexit has cast a 'shadow' over economy – despite China talks A GLOOMY Philip Hammond has warned Brexit negotiations have thrown a “shadow”
Gloomy Chancellor warns Brexit has cast a 'shadow' over economy – despite China talks
express / Posted 7 minutes ago
A GLOOMY Philip Hammond has warned Brexit negotiations have thrown a “shadow” over the world’s economy. The Chancellor of the Exchequer has warned the “lengthy... Read more
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Shropshire Star
Bitter pill if chemists are closed « Shropshire StarIn the wake of the mass closure of smaller post offices over the past few years
Bitter pill if chemists are closed « Shropshire Star
Shropshire Star / Posted 7 minutes ago
In the wake of the mass closure of smaller post offices over the past few years, there is now a new threat which is unfolding, and that is the closure of chemists. Because of Government moves to slash subsidies to community pharmacies, by one... Read more
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Bankrate.com
Fed likely to leave rates on ice despite hot economyTwo of the nation's most high-profile women take the spotlight in different loc
Fed likely to leave rates on ice despite hot economy
Bankrate.com / Posted 8 minutes ago
Two of the nation's most high-profile women take the spotlight in different locations this week. Federal Reserve Board Chair Janet Yellen will lead the group's 2-day meeting in Washington. At question is whether the Fed should raise interest rates... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Verizon buys Yahoo for $4.83 billion, marking end of an eraSAN FRANCISCO — Verizon is buying Yahoo for $4.83 billion, marking the end of a
Verizon buys Yahoo for $4.83 billion, marking end of an era
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 8 minutes ago
SAN FRANCISCO — Verizon is buying Yahoo for $4.83 billion, marking the end of an era for a company that once defined the internet. The sale announced Monday marks the second time in two years that Verizon has snapped up the remains of a fallen... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Verizon Buys Yahoo for $4.83B, Marking End of an EraVerizon is buying Yahoo for $4.83 billion, marking the end of an era for a comp
Verizon Buys Yahoo for $4.83B, Marking End of an Era
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 9 minutes ago
Verizon is buying Yahoo for $4.83 billion, marking the end of an era for a company that once defined the internet. The sale announced Monday marks the second time in two years that Verizon has snapped up the remains of a fallen internet star as it... Read more
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