Americans pay 50% more for chicken and, yes, that is because of a conspiracy

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❝ What do you call it when would-be competitors embark on a unified strategy to limit supply, drive up prices, and bilk customers of their hard-earned cash?

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I’ve been a Republican since 1980 but I’m voting for Hillary Clinton - CNBC

Donald Trump can say he has regrets, fire Paul manafort, higher more weirdos on his campaign but in the end he is an unacceptable candidates for president. 95 more words

Weather on sale -- cheap

The Weather Channel may be changing hands again. Sinclair Broadcast Group is kicking the tires, according to The Wall Street Journal. The price bandied about is in the $100 million range. 369 more words


The Weather Channel Could Have a Prospective Buyer

The Weather Channel could be up for sale.

The Wall Street Journal, citing anonymous sources, reported on Tuesday that Hunt Valley, Maryland-based telecom Sinclair Broadcast Group has expressed an interest in buying the weather-focused television network from an ownership group that includes private equity firms Bain Capital and Blackstone Group, as well as Comcast’s NBCUniversal. 280 more words


Redis Labs raises $14M for its in-memory NoSQL database services

Redis Labs, the company behind the open source Redis data structure store, today announced that it has raised a $14 million Series C round led by… 316 more words


Bain Capital Ventures raises $600 million (and another big fund is born)

Bain Capital Ventures raises $600 million (and another big fund is born)

It’s starting to happen like clockwork.

Firms are closing new funds almost exactly 24 months to the date from their last fund closing. 572 more words

Square Perform

McDonald's gets bids for China, HK stores sale in up to $3 billion deal - sources | Reuters

McDonald’s Corp (MCD.N) has received more than half a dozen bids for its China and Hong Kong stores, including offers from Beijing Tourism Group, Sanpower and ChemChina, in an auction that could fetch up to $3 billion, people familiar with the matter said. 348 more words

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