NEW YORK (Reuters) – Onyx Pharmaceuticals Inc said on Sunday it rejected a roughly $10 billion takeover offer from larger rival Amgen Inc as too low but is still considering a sale of the company.
(Reuters) – Mobile handset maker Nokia has reached a deal to buy German industrial conglomerate Siemens’ stake in their telecoms equipment joint venture, Nokia Siemens Networks, Bloomberg reported on Sunday, citing three people familiar with the situat…
(Reuters) – Alabama’s Jefferson County on Sunday filed a negotiated restructuring plan to wind up America’s largest municipal bankruptcy and lock in losses of as much as 70 cents on the dollar for JPMorgan Chase and other Wall Street creditors.
eWeekNew iPad 5 rising: will it debut at $399 to replace vanished iPad 2?Stabley TimesThe days of Apple keeping the aging iPad 2 around as a bargain bin model are over, as its current attempts at blowing out iPad 4 and iPad mini inventory have also see…
ATHENS (Reuters) – Greece and its international lenders resume talks to unlock 8.1 billion euros ($10.5 billion) of rescue loans on Monday after a two-week break in which the government almost collapsed over bailout-related firings at state broadcaster…
(Reuters) – Private equity firms Blackstone and Lion Capital have teamed up to make a formal bid worth more than a billion pounds for Lucozade and Ribena, the two soft drink brands put up for sale by drugmaker GlaxoSmithKline , Sky News reported on Sun…
NAGOYA, Japan (Reuters) – Toyota Motor Corp executives have sometimes seemed to share the personality of the automaker’s best-selling cars – dependable and efficient, but also a bit boring and bland.
New Rules Puts Brakes On Truck Drivers’ Schedules
Between 3,000 and 4,000 people die in large truck and bus crashes every year in America, according to the Department of Transportation, which also says 13 percent of those deaths were caused by fatigued drivers. The Federal Motor Carrier Safety …
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Look out: a huge (fruity) spam attack is affecting Instagram
One of the latest video sharing services which has caught the imagination of the public. The popularity of Instagram can be gauged from the fact that there are more than 130 million active users. It is also the first time that the video-sharing service is facing a …
Instagram’s All Grown Up : Carrying Spam Is A Rite Of Passage For A Social …Forbes
Beware: a massive (fruity) spam attack is hitting InstagramGigaOM
Fruit spam? Fruit spam.PC Magazine
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NEW YORK (Reuters) – Investors in David Einhorn’s Greenlight Capital Management’s offshore gold fund were down 11.8 percent in June, bringing their year-to-date losses in the fund to 20 percent, two sources close to the matter said on Sunday.
LONDON (Reuters) – Data this week will add spice to speculation as to when the U.S. Federal Reserve will start scaling back its stimulus while reinforcing the realization that China is serious about shifting to a less frantic growth rate.
Mexico highway leapfrogs drug lands to link 2 seas
El Paso Inc.
This June 11, 2013 photo shows an aerial view of the recently completed cable-stayed bridge called the Baluarte in the western Sierra Madre near Concordia, Mexico. The Durango-Mazatlan Highway vies to be one of Mexico’s greatest engineering feats, …