merger

Sprint, T-Mobile Merger Is Moving Closer

(CNN) - Sprint and T-Mobile are one step closer to merging; one very big step closer. The multibillion-dollar deal just got the green light from the committee on foreign investment. That's a government panel that vets certain deals involving…

Judges Picked For AT&T/Time Warner Merger Appeal

(CNN) - A panel of three judges on the U.S. Court of Appeals for D.C. has been assigned to hear the justice department's appeal of the AT&T/Time Warner merger. Oral arguments will take place December 6th. The Justice Department…

Government Approves CVS, Aetna $69B Merger

Hartford-New Haven, CT (WTNH) - Government officials approved CVS's bid to acquire Aetna for $69 billion, paving the way for the largest health insurance deal in history. The landmark merger would be a game-changer for the health care industry.…

Disney, 21St Century Fox Approve Most of Merger

(CNN) - A $71 billion deal between Disney and Fox is a-go. Shareholders at both companies Friday voted to Disney's purchase of most of 21st Century Fox. The deal lets Disney get Fox's movie studio. That includes franchises like…

Judge Rules in Favor Of Time Warner/AT&T Merger

(CNN) - In what could be one of the most consequential antitrust decisions in recent memory, a judge has ruled that AT&T can move forward with its $85 billion acquisition of Time Warner. Judge Richard Leon said Tuesday that…

Walgreens Merger with Rite Aid Falls Apart

(CNN) - A $10 billion mega-merger between two of the nation's largest drug stores bites the dust. Walgreens and Rite Aid announced on Thursday that they are no longer merging, but they did strike a deal. Walgreens agreed to buy…