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FILE - In this Dec. 4, 2017, file photo, people walk by Google offices in New York. Google is spending more than $1 billion to expand operations in New York City. Ruth Porat, senior vice president and chief financial officer at Google and Alphabet, said in a blog post Monday, Dec. 17, 2018, that Google is creating a more than 1.7 million square-foot campus that includes lease agreements along the Hudson River in lower Manhattan. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File)
AP
December 17, 2018 - 3:11 pm
Silicon Valley is becoming Silicon Nation. Google announced Monday it will spend more than $1 billion to build a new office complex in New York City that will allow the internet search giant to double the number of people it employs there. It is the tech industry's latest major expansion beyond the...
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FILE - In this Sept. 19, 2017, file photo, Les Moonves, chairman and CEO of CBS Corporation, poses at the premiere of the new television series "Star Trek: Discovery" in Los Angeles. With a $120 million severance package on the line, an investigation into sexual-misconduct claims against former CBS CEO Moonves will loom over the network's annual shareholders meeting on Tuesday, Dec. 11, 2018. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File)
AP
December 11, 2018 - 2:52 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — The newly elected CBS board faces daunting tasks: deciding whether former CEO Les Moonves gets a $120 million exit package following a sexual-misconduct investigation and charting a path for CBS to recover after the scandal. CBS shareholders ratified the 11 board members, including...
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Bill Sencio
December 04, 2018 - 9:37 am
A federal judge has said he may halt the merger of CVS Health and Hartford-based Aetna while he decides whether to sign off on the Justice Department's consent agreement that saw Aetna dump its Medicare Part D plans to clear anti-competitive concerns.
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Bernie Loubier
December 02, 2018 - 6:14 am
BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) _ Connecticut-based People's United Bank has reached an agreement to acquire a Boston-area bank in a transaction valued at $327 million. People's United's holding company, People's United Financial, Inc., said Tuesday it had agreed to buy the parent company of Belmont Savings...
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