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Harris buying defense contractor Exelis in $4.4 deal

MELBOURNE, Fla. — Communications and information technology company Harris is buying Exelis in a cash-and-stock deal valued at about $4.4 billion. The new company will have approximately 23,000 workers worldwide, including 9,000 engineers and scientists. Exelis, the former defense unit ...

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Comcast argues benefits of Time Warner Cable deal

WASHINGTON (AP) — Comcast Corp. on Tuesday presented its case to government regulators arguing that its $45 billion takeover of Time Warner Cable Inc. will benefit consumers without limiting competition. The company filed hundreds of pages of documents with the ...

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Netflix reaches deal with Comcast

NEW YORK — Netflix has reached a deal with Comcast to ensure that its TV shows and movies are streamed smoothly to households, the first deal the online video streaming service has reached with an Internet service provider. The two ...

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JPMorgan Chase reaches $4.5B deal with investors

JPMorgan Chase & Co. has reached a $4.5 billion settlement with investors who said the bank deceived them about bad mortgage investments. The settlement, announced Friday, covers 21 major institutional investors, including JPMorgan competitor Goldman Sachs, BlackRock Financial Management, and ...

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The art of successful negotiation

A Long Island-based company was sitting on technology that was worthless to them but could be worth a lot to someone else. Stephen Young, counsel with Scully, Murphy & Presser in Garden City, representing the company owning the technology ...

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