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  • China regulators says Qualcomm seeks to end anti-trust probe

    BEIJING (Reuters) - U.S. chipmaker Qualcomm Inc is seeking to end an investigation by China's pricing regulator into monopoly practices, the company said on Friday, expressing its willingness to improve and correct pricing issues according to the...
  • Family Dollar rejects $8.9-billion takeover bid from Dollar General

    Family Dollar Stores Inc. rejected an $8.9-billion takeover offer from rival Dollar General Corp., citing antitrust concerns that prompted the company to reaffirm its support for a less lucrative deal with smaller Dollar Tree Inc. Dollar Tree's offer...
  • Dollar General won't back off Family Dollar acquisition

    Dollar General said Thursday that it won't back off its attempt to buy Family Dollar, after the North Carolina-based retailer rejected its bid and stuck with plans to be acquired instead by Dollar Tree. The swift rejection, coming just four days after...
  • Sprint, T-Mobile duke it out with new unlimited plans

    Sprint, T-Mobile duke it out with new unlimited plans
    After antitrust concerns sank a Sprint and T-Mobile merger this summer, the two carriers are now duking it out for customers with new unlimited data packages announced Thursday morning. Sprint introduced a $60 monthly plan that features unlimited talk,...
  • Family Dollar rejects Dollar General, will stick with Dollar Tree

    Family Dollar rejected a $9.7 billion upset bid from rival Dollar General on Thursday, and will instead stick with Dollar Tree, which agreed to buy the company in July. The vote by Family Dollar's board of directors to reject Dollar General was...
  • Family Dollar rejects Dollar General bid, reaffirms merger with Chesapeake-based Dollar Tree

    Family Dollar rejects Dollar General bid, reaffirms merger with Chesapeake-based Dollar Tree
    Family Dollar Stores Inc. said Thursday it spurned a $9 billion offer from Dollar General Corp. in favor of a lower bid from Dollar Tree Inc., saying it was concerned the Dollar General deal wouldn't be able to pass antitrust hurdles. The board...
  • China taps South Korea for ideas in Qualcomm antitrust case

    BEIJING/SEOUL (Reuters) - Chinese antitrust officials have met with their South Korean counterparts to discuss violations by U.S. chipmaker Qualcomm Inc , sources said, as Beijing reaches out to regulators overseas to complete a case that could result...
  • Toyota to cut prices of Lexus auto parts in China amid anti-trust concerns

    SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Toyota Motor Corp said on Thursday that it would cut prices of auto parts for its luxury Lexus models in China, following similar moves by its German rivals, in response to heightened regulatory scrutiny over anti-trust issues....
  • NCAA will appeal ruling in Ed O'Bannon antitrust case

    Two days after losing a major antitrust case in federal court, the NCAA announced Sunday it would appeal the decision, which challenges its long-standing definition of amateurism in college sports. "We remain confident that the NCAA has not violated...
  • Dollar General bids $8.9 billion for Family Dollar, topping rival move

    Dollar General bids $8.9 billion for Family Dollar, topping rival move
    Dollar General Corp. launched a bidding war for Family Dollar Stores on Monday, offering $8.9 billion for the chain and besting rival Dollar Tree's bid last month. Three weeks after Dollar Tree offered $74.50 a share, or about $8.5 billion for Family...
  • Roundup: Texas brings back Vince Young

    The Sports Xchange Roundup: Texas brings back Vince Young Vince Young is going back to work, but the paid gig is with the University of Texas, not in the NFL. Young accepted a position that will pay him $100,000 annually with a start date of Sept. 1 in...
  • A Bleak View Of NCAA's Future

    A Bleak View Of NCAA's Future
    Walter Harrison, a serious man of letters, is not without that most important of qualities: A dry sense of humor. "So you want to check in with the wrong side of history," the University of Hartford president said after picking up the phone the other...