XpressWest acquisition renews hope for area high-speed rail
A high-speed rail line between the two areas has been discussed since the 1970s. XpressWest was the most recent iteration of an idea that makes sense on so many levels, but...
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Comcast Beats Fox for Control of British Broadcaster Sky
The winning bid, in an unusual auction, values Sky at about $39 billion. The company is one of Europe's top television companies.
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A first in Washington: A credit union buys a bank
The acquisition by Tacoma-based Sound Credit Union of Bank of Washington, based in Lynnwood, is the first such deal in Washington State - but it probably won't the last.
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PEO Digital will change global AF software acquisition
Dr. Will Roper, the Air Force's senior civilian acquisition leader, redesignated Program Executive Office Battle Management as PEO Digital, to be headquartered at Hanscom Air...
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Comcast and Disney Battle Again. This Time for British Broadcaster Sky
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1 day ago - NY Times
Ilya Kovalchuk quickly getting up to speed with Kings
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Bill Belichick talks about Josh Gordon - sort of
Days after it was reported the Patriots had traded for wide receiver Josh Gordon, Bill Belichick was finally willing to talk about the acquisition, along with some other roster...
1 day ago - Boston Herald - 2 articles
KKR-backed Calsonic lines up 5 billion euro financing for Magneti takeover: sources
Calsonic Kansei has lined up around 5 billion euros in financing from Japanese banks to fund its proposed acquisition of Fiat Chrysler's unit Magneti Marelli, four sources...
1 day ago - Reuters
The Final Battle to Acquire Sky: DealBook's One Thing to Watch Today
A monthslong fight between Comcast and Twenty-First Century Fox over the British broadcaster will culminate in an auction this weekend.
1 day ago - NY Times - 2 articles
Data Sheet-Someone Won Big in the Marketo Deal-But It Wasn't Adobe
This is the web version of Data Sheet, Fortune's daily newsletter on the top tech news. To get it delivered daily to your in-box, sign up here . There was a curious omission...
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Stolen smokes: Man gets 20 years for cigarette theft
A Florida man who stole $600 worth of cigarettes from a convenience store has been sentenced to 20 years in prison.
Christine Blasey Ford will testify before Senate Judiciary on Wednesday
Dr. Christine Blasey Ford has accepted an invitation to appear before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Wednesday, to provide testimony about her alleged sexual assault by...
Burials begin as deaths from capsized ferry rise to 224
NAIROBI, Kenya - Tanzania's State broadcaster says burials have started of those who died when a ferry capsized on Lake Victoria as the death toll rose to 224. Tanzania...
UFC Fight Night 137 bonuses: Charles Oliveira's submission record comes with...
Gallery Thiago "Marreta" Santos def. Eryk Anders at UFC Fight Night 137: Best photos view 15 images Thiago “Marreta” Santos, Eryk Anders , Charles Oliveira , and Antonio...
Marchers demand better protection for British wildlife
LONDON - The animals can't protest so people in London did that for them. Hundreds of marchers demanded better protection for British wildlife at the People's Walk for Wildlife...
Father, son accused of killing neighbor over dispute about box spring
Police said a father and son who killed a neighbor were taken into custody again Friday after a court reviewed their bonds and raised them to $250,000 each.
German government seeks to end standoff over spy chief
BERLIN - The leaders of German Chancellor Angela Merkel's governing coalition are trying to resolve a standoff over the future of the country's domestic intelligence chief and...
Get out the needle: Tattoo artists show off their skills
BERLIN - Tattoo fans around the world may be wondering just where their favorite artists are. Wonder no longer: Tattoo experts from 22 countries are showing off their skills at...
California Launches New Effort To Fight Election Disinformation
The state's new Office of Election Cybersecurity will focus on combating social media campaigns that try to confuse voters or discourage them from not casting ballots. (Image...
Longtime lawmaker quits re-election race amid daughter's inappropriate...
The Minnesota state representative called the claims "indescribably hurtful" and said he dropped out of the race so he could work toward healing his family.