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A Qualcomm company bus used to transport employees among its many buildings is shown in San Diego, California November 3, 2015. Reuters/Mike Blake.
Sumner Redstone's holding firm calls for an all-stock deal, saying it is "not willing to accept or support any acquisition" of Viacom or CBS by a third party or not controlling the merged company.
Noureddine Boutarfa, the Algerian oil minister who hosted this week's OPEC meeting, resorted to one of the oldest tricks in the dealmaker's book: He put his fellow ministers in the same hotel in the middle of nowhere.
The Commerce Department released their update to the second quarter GDP estimate and it's up by 1.4%, rather stronger than the 1.1% they had reported earlier.