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Vista Equity explores options for PowerSchool, PeopleAdmin: sources

(Reuters) - Private equity firm Vista Equity Partners Management LLC is exploring options for two software companies it owns, PowerSchool and PeopleAdmin, that could involve combining them in a deal worth between $2 billion to $3 billion, according to people familiar with the matter.

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Vista Equity explores options for PowerSchool, PeopleAdmin-sources

Jan 19 (Reuters) - Private equity firm Vista Equity Partners Management LLC is exploring options for two software companies it owns, PowerSchool and PeopleAdmin, that could involve combining them in a deal worth between $2 billion to $3 billion, according to people familiar with the matter.

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Greece gets interest for new offshore oil and gas tenders: licensing body

ATHENS, Jan 17 (Reuters) - Tenders for offshore oil and gas exploration and exploitation west and south of Greece have attracted "strong interest" from companies exploring in the Mediterranean, the head of Greece's oil and gas resources management company said on Wednesday.

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Cloud companies consider Intel rivals after security flaws found

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Some of Intel Corp's data center customers, whose thousands of computers run cloud networks, are exploring using microchips from the market leader's rivals to build new infrastructure after the discovery of security flaws affecting most chips.

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Ecuador says exploring mediation to solve Assange standoff

QUITO (Reuters) - Ecuador said on Tuesday it was exploring mediation to solve the standoff over WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, who has been holed up in Ecuador's Embassy in London for five years, and called for cooperation from the United Kingdom and the international community.

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BRIEF-Acorda Therapeutics Is Exploring A Potential Sale - WSJ, Citing Sources

* ACORDA THERAPEUTICS IS EXPLORING A POTENTIAL SALE - WSJ, CITING SOURCES Source text - http://on.wsj.com/2Ay49BA Further company coverage: (Bengaluru Newsroom)

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BRIEF-TCP-ASC ACHI Series LLLP - Exploring With R1 RCM Inc Possible Provision Of Debt, Equity Financing In Connection With Potential Acquisition By Co

* TCP-ASC ACHI SERIES LLLP - EXPLORING WITH R1 RCM INC POSSIBLE PROVISION OF DEBT, EQUITY FINANCING IN CONNECTION WITH POTENTIAL ACQUISITION BY COMPANY Source text: (http://bit.ly/2ApaqPM) Further company coverage:

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Alphabet's Google explores sale of restaurant reviewer Zagat: sources

(Reuters) - Alphabet Inc's Google is exploring a potential sale of Zagat, the U.S. restaurant review guide which the search giant bought for $151 million in 2011, people familiar with the matter said.

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Alphabet's Google explores sale of restaurant reviewer Zagat -sources

Jan 3 (Reuters) - Alphabet Inc's Google is exploring a potential sale of Zagat, the U.S. restaurant review guide which the search giant bought for $151 million in 2011, people familiar with the matter said.

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Spectrum Brands mulls sale of George Foreman, Rayovac brands

(Reuters) - Spectrum Brands Holding Inc said on Wednesday it is exploring strategic options, including a sale, for its unit that sells brands such as George Foreman cookware and Rayovac batteries.

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UPDATE 1-Spectrum Brands mulls sale of George Foreman, Rayovac brands

Jan 3 (Reuters) - Spectrum Brands Holding Inc said on Wednesday it is exploring strategic options, including a sale, for its unit that sells brands such as George Foreman cookware and Rayovac batteries.

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CORRECTED-Belgium's Greenyard explores acquisition of Dole Food -sources

Dec 18 (Reuters) - Belgian frozen foods company Greenyard NV is exploring an acquisition of Dole Food Co, a U.S. fruit and vegetable producer that could be valued at more than $2.5 billion, including debt, people familiar with the matter said on Monday.

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In a Time of Violence, Artists Probe Its Costs

Carrie Mae Weems, Theaster Gates, Lynn Nottage and other artists, poets and writers devote a day to exploring power in its various forms at the Park Avenue Armory.

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U.S. shoemaker Rockport explores options including sale -sources

NEW YORK, Dec 13 (Reuters) - The Rockport Group is exploring its options, including a possible sale, after one of the U.S. footwear maker's major debtholders took ownership of the company, people familiar with the matter said Wednesday.

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UPDATE 1-Airbus may cut A380 production to six planes a year -sources

PARIS, Dec 11 (Reuters) - Airbus is exploring plans to cut A380 superjumbo production to as low as six aircraft per year as it battles to make the world's largest airliner commercially viable beyond the end of the decade, industry sources said.

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PWC to sell government services practice -sources

WASHINGTON, Dec 8 (Reuters) - Global financial auditing and consulting company PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP is exploring the sale of its government consulting practice, which could fetch about $500 million, four people familiar with the matter said this week.

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The New Old Age: Some Older Smokers Turn to Vaping. That May Not Be a Bad Idea.

Tobacco use is hazardous at any age, but older smokers are particularly vulnerable to the health effects. More of them are exploring an alternative: e-cigarettes.

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UPDATE 1-Elliott Management seeks changes at Alexion - NYT

Dec 8 (Reuters) - U.S. hedge fund Elliott Management, which has built a stake in Alexion Pharmaceuticals, is urging the company to take more action to boost its stock price, including exploring a sale, the New York Times reported on Thursday.

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CORRECTED-Elliott Management seeks changes at Alexion - NYT (Dec. 7)

Dec 7 (Reuters) - U.S. hedge fund Elliott Management, which has built a stake in Alexion Pharmaceuticals, is urging the company to take more action to boost its stock price, including exploring a sale, the New York Times reported on Thursday.

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Elliott Management seeks changes at Alexion - NYT

Dec 7 (Reuters) - U.S. hedge fund Elliot Management, which has built a stake in Alexion Pharmaceuticals, is urging the company to take more action to boost its stock price, including exploring a sale, the New York Times reported on Thursday.

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UPDATE 1-Alibaba, Ford to cooperate in search for new retail opportunities

* Firms exploring selling Ford cars on Tmall -Alibaba spokeswoman

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UPDATE 1-Fred's pulls dividend, says exploring options for some assets

Dec 6 (Reuters) - Discount store operator Fred's Inc canceled its quarterly cash dividend on Wednesday, and said it was exploring alternatives for its real estate and specialty pharmacy business.

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UPDATE 3-Canada's Trudeau says will keep exploring trade deal with China

BEIJING, Dec 5 (Reuters) - Canada's trade minister extended his stay in Beijing on Tuesday in a bid to salvage early talks on a free trade agreement with China, but Canada faces tough choices after the United States threatened to pull out of NAFTA.

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StanChart says exploring opening new European office

LONDON, Dec 5 (Reuters) - Standard Chartered is exploring setting up a new office in Europe to help its expansion in the region, a spokesman for the bank said on Tuesday.

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UPDATE 2-Canada's Trudeau says will keep exploring trade deal with China

BEIJING, Dec 5 (Reuters) - Canada will continue to explore a free trade agreement with China, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said, as it weighs its options after the United States threatened to pull out of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA).

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TransCanada engages Nebraska landowners on new Keystone XL route

Calgary, Alberta/TORONTO (Reuters) - TransCanada Corp has started engaging landowners on a new route for its Keystone XL pipeline approved by the state of Nebraska, the company said on Tuesday, exploring the costlier path as it mulls a final decision on the expansion project mooted nearly a decade ago.

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BRIEF-Temasek Holdings Exploring Sale Of Its Stake In Asian Drug Distributor Zuellig Pharma - Bloomberg Citing Sources

* TEMASEK HOLDINGS EXPLORING SALE OF ITS STAKE IN ASIAN DRUG DISTRIBUTOR ZUELLIG PHARMA - BLOOMBERG CITING SOURCES

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Affinion seeks to sell AD&D unit to cut debt -sources

Nov 17 (Reuters) - Affinion Group Holdings Inc, a U.S. provider of loyalty programs and insurance products, is exploring a sale of its accidental death and dismemberment (AD&D) business as it seeks to trim its debt pile, people familiar with the matter said on Friday.

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Casino company Empire City explores alternatives

Nov 15 (Reuters) - Privately held Empire City Casino said on Wednesday it was exploring alternatives, including strategic partnerships, to broaden its offering.

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BRIEF-Ultra Petroleum engages advisor to assist in exploring non-core assets divestiture

* Ultra Petroleum provides update on horizontal well, asset sales and hedging program

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German parties want lobbyist registry, may mandate hack reports

BERLIN (Reuters) - German parties exploring a coalition government agreed on Tuesday to set up a mandatory registry of lobbyists and may require private firms to disclose breaches of cyber defenses, according to a draft paper on security seen by Reuters.

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Euro budget, ESM, banking union stances unresolved in German talks: document

BERLIN (Reuters) - German parties exploring a coalition government remain divided on the issue of a euro zone budget, Europe's banking union and its ESM bailout fund ahead of a meeting of party leaders later on Friday, according to a draft paper on Europe seen by Reuters.

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Exclusive: Carlyle explores sale or IPO of Ortho-Clinical Diagnostics - sources

(Reuters) - Private equity firm Carlyle Group LP is exploring a sale or initial public offering of Ortho-Clinical Diagnostics Inc, a U.S. diagnostics company that could be valued at more than $7 billion, including debt, people familiar with the matter said.

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U.S. Justice Department mulls limits on overlapping corporate penalties

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Justice Department is exploring ways to prevent multiple law enforcement agencies from slapping companies with corporate penalties over the same underlying misconduct, a senior official said on Wednesday.

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Speaker Ryan opens door to delayed corporate tax cut

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. House of Representatives Speaker Paul Ryan on Wednesday left the door open to a possible delay in implementing a huge corporate tax cut, following a media report that his fellow Republicans in the Senate are exploring the option.

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U.S. Justice Dept. mulls limits on overlapping corporate penalties

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Justice Department is exploring ways to scale back the size of corporate penalties involving companies facing punishments from multiple law enforcement agencies over the same underlying misconduct, a senior official said on Wednesday.

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Paul Ryan opens door to delayed corporate tax rate cut

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. House of Representatives Speaker Paul Ryan on Wednesday left the door open to a possible delay in implementing lower tax rates for corporations, following a media report that his fellow Republicans in the Senate are exploring the option.

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Exploring Egypt's Great Pyramid from the inside, virtually

PARIS (Reuters) - A team of scientists who last week announced the discovery of a large void inside the Great Pyramid of Giza have created a virtual-reality tour that allows users to 'teleport' themselves inside the structure and explore its architecture.

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Exclusive: General Electric mulls options for aircraft leasing unit - sources

(Reuters) - General Electric Co is exploring options for its aircraft leasing operations, including the sale of all or part of that business, as the company's new chief executive, John Flannery, searches for new divestitures, according to people familiar with the matter.

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Broadcom explores deal to buy Qualcomm: Bloomberg

(Reuters) - Broadcom Ltd is exploring a deal to buy smartphone chip maker Qualcomm Inc and is speaking to advisers, Bloomberg reported on Friday.

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UPDATE 1-Broadcom explores deal to buy Qualcomm-Bloomberg

Nov 3 (Reuters) - Broadcom Ltd is exploring a deal to buy smartphone chip maker Qualcomm Inc and is speaking to advisers, Bloomberg reported on Friday.

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New Zealand's ambitious plan to get rid of invasive species

When the British explorer Captain James Cook was first exploring the South Pacific, he told his crew that the first man to spot land would get two gallons of rum.

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UPDATE 1-Hudson's Bay, RioCan exploring sale of downtown Vancouver store

TORONTO, Oct 30 (Reuters) - A joint venture between Hudson's Bay Co and RioCan REIT is exploring the sale of HBC's flagship store in downtown Vancouver, the companies said Monday, stepping up efforts to extract value from the department store owner's substantial real estate holdings.

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Sight and Insight in the California Desert

The artist Andrea Zittel has spent nearly 20 years exploring solitude. Now, she’s inviting others to join her.

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UPDATE 1-GE explores divesting its transportation, healthcare IT businesses-sources

Oct 26 (Reuters) - General Electric Co is exploring divesting its transportation and healthcare information technology businesses, as it seeks to reshape its portfolio under new Chief Executive John Flannery, people familiar with the matter said.

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GE explores divesting its transportation, healthcare IT businesses-sources

(Reuters) - General Electric Co is exploring divesting its transportation and healthcare information technology businesses, as it seeks to reshape its portfolio under new Chief Executive John Flannery, people familiar with the matter said.

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Fine Arts & Exhibits: Exploring Rodin’s Place in Literary History

A multidisciplinary exhibit on the theme of inspiration among artists and literary figures, and within the work of Rodin, will open Nov. 17 in Berlin.

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Lyft Is Said to Explore I.P.O. as It Raises $1 Billion Led by Alphabet

The ride-hailing company is exploring a 2018 initial public offering, as it added fresh capital to its coffers from investors including a venture arm spun out of Google.

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UPDATE 1-Scotiabank mulls sale of gold trading unit -sources

Oct 18 (Reuters) - Canada's Bank of Nova Scotia is exploring options for its gold business ScotiaMocatta, including a possible sale of the world's oldest gold trader, three sources familiar with the matter said on Wednesday.

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BRIEF-Toys 'R' Us is exploring options for its $2 bln Asia business- Bloomberg, citing sources‍​

* Toys 'R' Us is exploring options for its $2 billion Asia business- Bloomberg, citing sources‍​

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Sugary drink sales plummeted with price hike

From Colombia to South Africa, France to India, governments around the globe are exploring whether taxes on sugar-sweetened beverages might curb obesity rates. Do these fines actually work to prevent people from choosing sweet drinks?

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UPDATE 1-Bombardier exploring options for aerospace businesses - Bloomberg

Oct 15 (Reuters) - Canadian train-and-plane maker Bombardier Inc is exploring options for its aerospace businesses, including a sale of some operations, Bloomberg reported on Sunday.

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Bombardier exploring options for aerospace businesses: Bloomberg

(Reuters) - Canadian aerospace manufacturer Bombardier Inc is exploring options for its aerospace businesses, including a sale of some operations, Bloomberg reported on Sunday.

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Bombardier exploring options for aerospace businesses - Bloomberg

Oct 15 (Reuters) - Canadian aerospace manufacturer Bombardier Inc is exploring options for its aerospace businesses, including a sale of some operations, Bloomberg reported on Sunday.

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Weinstein Co said to explore sale or shutdown, but company denies report

(Reuters) - The Weinstein Co, the film production company part-owned by Harvey Weinstein, is exploring a sale or shutdown and is unlikely to continue as an independent entity, The Wall Street Journal reported on Friday, but the company's co-chairman, Bob Weinstein, denied the report.

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Goldman exploring options for stake in Weinstein Co

(Reuters) - Goldman Sachs Group Inc said on Friday it was exploring options for the stake it holds in the Weinstein Co following allegations of sexual harassment against co-Chairman Harvey Weinstein.

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UPDATE 3, CORRECTED-OFFICIAL-Kroger exploring sale of convenience stores, shares rise

Oct 11 (Reuters) - Kroger Co said on Wednesday it is exploring the sale of its nearly 800 convenience stores as the No. 1 U.S. supermarket operator strengthens its Web business in a market share war that has intensified after Amazon.com Inc's purchase of Whole Foods.

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Kroger exploring sale of convenience stores, shares rise

(Reuters) - Kroger Co , the No. 1 U.S. supermarket operator, said on Wednesday it is exploring the sale of its nearly 800 convenience stores, as it revamps its business amid a market share war among traditional and online food retailers.

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UPDATE 1-Kroger exploring sale of convenience stores, shares rise

Oct 11 (Reuters) - Kroger Co, the No. 1 U.S. supermarket operator, said on Wednesday it is exploring the sale of its nearly 800 convenience stores, as it revamps its business amid a market share war among traditional and online food retailers.

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DHS explores ways to transform immigration system without Congress

Even as the Trump administration is asking Congress to approve a tough overhaul of the nation's immigration laws, the Department of Homeland Security is also quietly exploring ways it could transform the US immigration system on its own.

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Nonfiction: Exploring the Necessity and Virtue of Sleep

Two books look at why getting a good night’s rest is essential.

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BRIEF-Helix Energy Solutions exploring strategic alternatives - WSJ‍​

* Helix Energy Solutions exploring strategic alternatives - WSJ, citing sources ‍​

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Still missing Cassini? Here's what else is out there

The Cassini mission to Saturn may be over, but other spacecraft are out there exploring our solar system -- specifically Mars, Jupiter and even Pluto and distant objects on the edge of the solar system

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Celebrating Global Feminism With Gloria Steinem and Robin Morgan

Turning frustration into action, and hope: Pioneering activists curate a French cultural festival exploring feminist thought around the world.

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UPDATE 1-Plastics company A Schulman exploring sale - WSJ

Oct 4 (Reuters) - Plastics company A Schulman Inc is exploring a sale, the Wall Street Journal reported on Wednesday, citing people familiar with the matter.

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The Culture Issue: My Obsession With the Necks, the Greatest Trio on Earth

Exploring nearly 30 years of genre-bending, improvisational work.

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Goldman CEO keeps open mind on digital currency bitcoin

(Reuters) - Goldman Sachs Group Inc Chief Executive Lloyd Blankfein said he is keeping an open mind on bitcoin after a media report that the investment bank was exploring a new trading operation dedicated to cryptocurrencies.

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UPDATE 1-Goldman CEO keeps open mind on digital currency bitcoin

Oct 3 (Reuters) - Goldman Sachs Group Inc Chief Executive Lloyd Blankfein said he is keeping an open mind on bitcoin after a media report that the investment bank was exploring a new trading operation dedicated to cryptocurrencies.

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9 luxurious fall escapes

There's no need to rough it while exploring the autumn leaves changing color. If you'd like a luxurious vacation this fall, here are nine hotels to consider.

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Frugal Traveler: Through Three Neighborhoods, Revisiting Chicago’s Charms

Exploring Lincoln Square, Beverly and Roscoe Village as a way of rediscovering the city that played such a large part of our columnist’s childhood.

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LPC: Carlyle explores sale of in-store marketer Array

NEW YORK, Sept 28 (Reuters) - Private equity firm The Carlyle Group is exploring a sale of portfolio company Array Marketing Group, a Canadian provider of retail merchandising displays, that could value it as much as US$1bn, according to two sources familiar with the matter.

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UPDATE 2-CVC, others explore sale of drugmaker Alvogen - Bloomberg

Sept 26 (Reuters) - CVC Capital Partners and other private equity owners are exploring options for generic drugmaker Alvogen, including a sale, which could be valued at about $4 billion, Bloomberg reported on Tuesday.

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UPDATE 1-CVC, others explore sale of drugmaker Alvogen - Bloomberg

Sept 26 (Reuters) - CVC Capital Partners and other private equity owners are exploring options for generic drugmaker Alvogen, including a sale, which could be valued at about $4 billion, Bloomberg reported on Tuesday.

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CVC, others explore sale of drugmaker Alvogen: Bloomberg

(Reuters) - CVC Capital Partners [CVC.UL] and other private equity owners are exploring options for generic drugmaker Alvogen, including a sale, which could be valued at about $4 billion, Bloomberg reported on Tuesday.

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CVC, others explore sale of drugmaker Alvogen - Bloomberg

Sept 26 (Reuters) - CVC Capital Partners and other private equity owners are exploring options for generic drugmaker Alvogen, including a sale, which could be valued at about $4 billion, Bloomberg reported on Tuesday.

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Health benefits manager CareCentrix explores sale -sources

Sept 22 (Reuters) - CareCentrix Inc, a U.S. benefits manager majority owned by private equity firm Summit Partners, is exploring a sale that could value it at around $1 billion, including debt, people familiar with the matter said on Friday.

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T-Mobile U.S. explores takeover of Sprint: source

(Reuters) - U.S. wireless carrier T-Mobile US Inc is exploring taking over rival Sprint Corp in an all-stock deal, after SoftBank Group Corp offered to give up its majority ownership of Sprint, a person familiar with the matter said.

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T-Mobile US explores takeover of Sprint: source

(Reuters) - U.S. wireless carrier T-Mobile US Inc is exploring taking over rival Sprint Corp in an all-stock deal, after SoftBank Group Corp offered to give up its majority ownership of Sprint, a person familiar with the matter said.

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DealBook: Fixing the ‘Brain Damage’ Caused by the I.P.O. Process

Entrepreneurs are exploring new ways to list companies on exchanges — and placate stock-holding Silicon Valley employees — while avoiding the pitfalls of initial public offerings.

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Ford exploring strategic alliance with Indian automaker Mahindra

MUMBAI, Sept 18 (Reuters) - Indian automaker Mahindra and Mahindra Ltd and Ford Motor Co said on Monday the two companies are exploring forming a strategic alliance.

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UPDATE 1-Wenner Media explores sale of Rolling Stone magazine

Sept 17 (Reuters) - Wenner Media said it is exploring strategic options for its majority interest in the Rolling Stone magazine, as the New York-based publisher continues to shift from its print media business amid falling ad revenues.

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Wenner Media explores strategic options for Rolling Stone magazine

Sept 17 (Reuters) - Wenner Media said it is exploring strategic options for its majority interest in the Rolling Stone magazine.

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The best of NASA's Cassini spacecraft images

Cassini was launched on October 15, 1997 from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Florida. After a nearly seven-year journey, it arrived at its destination in 2004 and began exploring Saturn and its rings and moons. NASA deliberately crashed Cassini into Saturn on September 15, 2017 because the probe was running out of fuel and the space agency wanted to make sure it didn't crash on one of the moons of Saturn that may harbor life.

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13-year Saturn mission comes to a dramatic end

In the early morning hours of September 15, NASA's 13-year mission exploring Saturn and its moons will come to an end as the spacecraft deliberately dives into Saturn's atmosphere and plunges itself into the planet.

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Nordstrom's new idea: A store with personal stylists and booze but no merchandise

Nordstrom has a bold new idea for how to reinvent itself that is already making investors nervous. Soon, the retailer may not have to worry about what Wall Street thinks because it's exploring a deal to go private.

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Voyager mission: 10 billion miles and counting

#TBT to the launch of Voyager 1 and 2, which have been exploring space since 1977, and still communicate with NASA from the interstellar frontier.

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Exclusive: BroadSoft explores options, including potential sale - sources

(Reuters) - BroadSoft Inc, a U.S. provider of software that helps companies offer cloud-based communications services, is exploring its options, including the potential sale of the company, according to people familiar with the matter.

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Herbicide supplier Albaugh explores sale-sources

Aug 30 (Reuters) - Albaugh LLC is exploring a sale that could value the privately held U.S. producer of agricultural crop protection chemicals at more than $1.5 billion, including debt, according to people familiar with the matter.

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Canada's Aecon hires advisers to explore sale

Aug 25 (Reuters) - Canadian construction company Aecon Group Inc said on Friday it was exploring selling itself, sending its shares up as much as 8.3 percent.

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Veritas Capital explores $2 billion sale, IPO of electronics component maker Excelitas: sources

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Veritas Capital, a New York-based private equity firm, is exploring the sale of electronics and optical sensor component maker Excelitas Technologies Corp in a deal that could fetch as much as $2 billion, several people familiar with the matter said.

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At ancient pyramid in Peru, remains of 20th century Chinese laborers found

LIMA (Reuters) - Archaeologists exploring Peru's pre-Colombian past recently unearthed a glimpse of a less prominent chapter in the Andean country's history - the remains of 16 Chinese laborers from...

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UPDATE 1-Smartphone maker HTC exploring strategic options - Bloomberg

Aug 24 (Reuters) - Smartphone maker HTC Corp is exploring options that could range from spinning off its virtual reality (VR) business to selling itself, Bloomberg reported on Thursday, citing people familiar with the matter.

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Smartphone maker HTC exploring strategic options: Bloomberg

(Reuters) - Smartphone maker HTC Corp is exploring options that could range from spinning off its virtual reality business to selling itself, Bloomberg News reported on Thursday.

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Smartphone maker HTC exploring strategic options - Bloomberg

Aug 24 (Reuters) - Smartphone maker HTC Corp is exploring options that could range from spinning off its virtual reality business to selling itself, Bloomberg News reported on Thursday.

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'Crown Heights' explores perseverance in tale of wrongful conviction

NEW YORK (Reuters) - A new film based on the true story of a man wrongfully convicted and imprisoned for murder seeks the silver lining in human perseverance while exploring the flaws in the U.S. justice system.

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Blackstone explores IPO of Gates Global: sources

(Reuters) - Private equity firm Blackstone Group LP is exploring an initial public offering (IPO) of Gates Global LLC, three years after it acquired the U.S. auto parts and building products maker for $5.4 billion, people familiar with the matter said on Tuesday.

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Blackstone explores IPO of Gates Global -sources

Aug 22 (Reuters) - Private equity firm Blackstone Group LP is exploring an initial public offering (IPO) of Gates Global LLC, three years after it acquired the U.S. auto parts and building products maker for $5.4 billion, people familiar with the matter said on Tuesday.

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Ford, China's Zotye Auto plan JV to build electric vehicles

SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Ford Motor is exploring setting up a joint venture with Chinese firm Anhui Zotye Automobile Co to build electric passenger vehicles in China under a new brand, tapping into a boom for such vehicles in the world's top auto market.

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AT&T considers sale of home security business: sources

(Reuters) - AT&T Inc is exploring options for its Digital Life home security business, including selling it, as it seeks to pay down debt following its planned $85.4 billion acquisition of Time Warner Inc , people familiar with the matter said.

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Footsteps: August Wilson’s Pittsburgh

Exploring the world Wilson wrote about isn’t easy: many of the hubs of black life he chronicled are gone. But the changing world is what defined his works.