Ownership changes

FILE - In this Wednesday, March 21, 2018 file photo, the logo of German car manufacturer BMW is pictured at the headquarters in Munich, Germany. German carmaker BMW reports its second quarter earnings on Thursday, Aug. 2, 2018. (AP Photo/Matthias Schrader, file)
August 02, 2018 - 3:14 am
FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — Net profit at BMW fell 6 percent in the second quarter as it spent more on developing new technologies for electric, autonomous and digitally connected automobiles, the luxury carmaker said Thursday. Profit came in at 2.08 billion euros ($2.42 billion), down from 2.22...
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August 01, 2018 - 11:57 am
MELVILLE, N.Y. (AP) — A deal giving full ownership of Newsday to its majority owner is pulling the plug on Long Island cable subscribers' free access to the newspaper's website. Newsday reported Wednesday that television journalist and executive Patrick Dolan had reached an agreement to acquire the...
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FILE - In this July 26, 2018, file photo, Miami Marlins' Brad Ziegler delivers a pitch during the sixth inning of a baseball game against the Washington Nationals, in Miami. Right-handed reliever Brad Ziegler has been traded to the Arizona Diamondbacks, who bolstered their bullpen for the pennant race and gave up Double-A reliever Tommy Eveld to the Florida Marlins, Tuesday, July 31, 2018. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee, File)
July 31, 2018 - 3:57 pm
The latest on Major League Baseball trades on the deadline day for deals without waivers (all times Eastern): 3:40 p.m. The NL East-leading Phillies have acquired All-Star catcher Wilson Ramos from the Tampa Bay Rays for a player to be named later or cash. Ramos is batting .297 with 14 homers and...
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July 31, 2018 - 1:03 pm
FORKED RIVER, N.J. (AP) — The country's oldest nuclear power plant is in agreement to be sold to a company that plans to decommission it in the next eight years, decades earlier than required by industry protocols. Exelon Generation announced Tuesday that Holtec International has agreed to purchase...
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July 27, 2018 - 6:31 am
LONDON (AP) — Energy producer BP has bought BHP Billiton's shale oil and gas assets in the U.S. for $10.5 billion in a deal that will give it access to the fast-growing shale industry. CEO Bob Dudley described the deal as a "transformational acquisition." The company says the agreement will bring...
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In this Jan. 23, 2013 photo, trailers line up at the loading docks at the Supervalu distribution center in Hopkins, Minn. United Natural Foods is buying Supervalu for $1.26 billion, creating a grocery food wholesaler with a diverse customer base. United Natural Foods of Providence, R.I., said Thursday, July 26, 2018, it's paying $32.50 per share in cash, or a premium of 67 percent, for each share of Supervalu Inc. Including the assumption of debt, the deal is valued at nearly $3 billion. (David Joles/Star Tribune via AP)
July 26, 2018 - 1:40 pm
United Natural Foods is buying Supervalu for $1.26 billion, creating a grocery food wholesaler with a diverse customer base. United Natural Foods of Providence, Rhode Island, said Thursday it's paying $32.50 per share in cash, or a premium of 67 percent, for each share of Supervalu Inc. Including...
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FILE - In this May 3, 2017, file photo, people leave the Farifax offices in Sydney. Australian media companies Nine Entertainment and Fairfax Media have announced plans to merge on Thursday, July 26, 2018, with the new media giant to be known only as Nine. (AP Photo/Rick Rycroft, File)
July 26, 2018 - 2:41 am
SYDNEY (AP) — Australian media companies Nine Entertainment and Fairfax Media have announced plans to merge, with the new media giant to be known only as Nine. Nine shareholders will own 51.1 per cent of the combined entity and Nine CEO Hugh Marks will lead the new company, the companies said...
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FILE - In this Oct. 19, 2017 file photo, Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority workers repair distribution lines damaged by Hurricane Maria in the Cantera community of San Juan, Puerto Rico. Federal lawmakers demand Wednesday, July 25, 2018 that Puerto Rico quickly privatize its bankrupt power company in a bid to end its turmoil and allow others to provide stable electricity in the aftermath of Hurricane Maria. (AP Photo/Carlos Giusti, File)
July 25, 2018 - 6:42 pm
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Federal lawmakers demanded Wednesday that Puerto Rico quickly privatize its bankrupt power company in a bid to end its turmoil and allow others to provide stable electricity in the aftermath of Hurricane Maria. Frustration grew as consultants and local and federal...
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FILE - In this Oct. 19, 2017 file photo, Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority workers repair distribution lines damaged by Hurricane Maria in the Cantera community of San Juan, Puerto Rico. Federal lawmakers demand Wednesday, July 25, 2018 that Puerto Rico quickly privatize its bankrupt power company in a bid to end its turmoil and allow others to provide stable electricity in the aftermath of Hurricane Maria. (AP Photo/Carlos Giusti, File)
July 25, 2018 - 6:15 pm
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Federal lawmakers demand Wednesday that Puerto Rico quickly privatize its bankrupt power company in a bid to end its turmoil and allow others to provide stable electricity in the aftermath of Hurricane Maria. Frustration grew as consultants and local and federal...
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July 25, 2018 - 5:23 pm
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Federal lawmakers demand Wednesday that Puerto Rico quickly privatize its bankrupt power company in a bid to end its turmoil and allow others to provide stable electricity in the aftermath of Hurricane Maria. Frustration grew as consultants and local and federal...
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