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Google, Facebook Pressure Falls Short as Antitrust Measures Advance
Tech companies will take the battle over the proposed new
regulations and oversight to the House floor and the Senate.
BuzzFeed Nears Deal to Go Public Via SPAC, Eyeing Digital-Media Rollup
The company hopes scale will make it easier to compete for ad
dollars with Google, Facebook and Amazon.
ViacomCBS Taps Paramount+ Programming Chief in Content Leadership Shift
Media giant is latest industry player to reorganize its ranks to
CDC Advisory Group Says 'Likely Association' Between mRNA Vaccines and Rare Myocarditis Cases
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention advisers said there
is a "likely association" between Pfizer-BioNTech and Moderna's
mRNA Covid-19 vaccines and an inflammatory heart condition in some
younger individuals, but noted that cases were rare and that most
patients quickly felt better.
Keppel, Sembcorp Marine Explore Business Combination, Sources Say
EXCLUSIVE: Singapore-listed Keppel Corp. and Sembcorp Marine are
exploring a possible business combination that could create one of
the world's largest rig-building companies, according to people
familiar with the situation.
Morgan Stanley Requires Employees to Get Vaccinated Before Going to the Office
Starting July 12, the bank's employees will be required to
confirm that they have been vaccinated before entering Morgan
Stanley buildings in New York City and Westchester County.
Shuttered U.S. Virgin Islands Oil Terminal Starts Lender Talks
Private-equity investor EIG Global Energy Partners controls the
Limetree Bay refinery and storage hub, which previously went
through bankruptcy in 2015 and emerged under private ownership.
NFL Explores Strategic Options for Media Properties
The football league has hired Goldman Sachs to aid in the hunt
for potential partnerships, which could include selling stakes.
Inside Comcast's Plan to Become a Streaming Giant
The broadband and cable company, which owns NBCUniversal, sticks
with its marriage of content and delivery, though AT&T has
reversed course. Another question facing CEO Brian Roberts is
whether to build or buy to reach the company's goal.
Warren Buffett to Quit as Gates Foundation Trustee
The charity is looking to strengthen its governance, and the
Berkshire Hathaway CEO says he has been 'inactive' at the
foundation for years.
(END) Dow Jones Newswires
June 24, 2021 01:00 ET (05:00 GMT)
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