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Qualcomm, Moving to Fend Off Broadcom, Raises Bid for NXP to $44 Billion

Photo Qualcomm headquarters in San Diego. The chip maker’s bid for NXP Semiconductors could prompt Broadcom to abandon its hostile $ 121 billion pursuit of Qualcomm. Credit Graham Walzer for The New York Times Qualcomm on Tuesday increased its takeover ...

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Hot tea raises cancer risk for smokers and drinkers

Some like it hot — but let that steaming cup of tea cool off before sipping if you smoke cigarettes or consume more than one alcoholic beverage a day. According to a study by Chinese researchers, the Annals of Internal Medicine warns ...

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Broadcom Raises Its Qualcomm Offer to $121 Billion

But the revised offer may entice shareholders of the target company into demanding that its executives begin negotiations. Qualcomm reported a 96 percent drop in operating income last week, as Apple has refused to pay some licensing fees. It is ...

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Upstart Dem raises $120G to unseat Congresswoman Yvette Clark

A 30-year-old Harvard grad looking to unseat Congresswoman Yvette Clarke in the June Democratic primary, has raised more than $ 120,000 since launching his campaign in October, he told the Daily News. “I think there’s great enthusiasm for not only ...

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Didi Chuxing, a Chinese Rival to Uber, Raises $4 Billion

Photo A Didi Chuxing pickup point in Shanghai in 2015. The ride-hailing company has received $ 4 billion in new funding from investors, increasing its valuation to $ 56 billion. Credit Imaginechina/Associated Press China’s answer to Uber is catching up ...

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Tencent of China Raises Its Stake in Struggling Snap

Before its market debut, Snap had been lauded as being hipper and more innovative than Facebook and other social media companies. Since going public, however, it has had to address slower-than-expected user growth, rising costs and investor doubts about its ...

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Ex-presidents' hurricane concert raises additional $2.6M

A concert attended by the five living former presidents to benefit victims of hurricanes has raised about $ 2.6 million in addition to $ 31 million collected before it took place. The “Deep from the Heart” concert Saturday at Texas ...

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

“Less than 0.5 percent of miles traveled in the U.S. happen on ride-share networks,” John Zimmer, president of Lyft, said in a statement announcing the deal. “This creates a huge opportunity to best serve our cities’ economic, environmental, and social ...

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VIDEO: J.T. Brown, Lightning forward, raises fist during anthem

 J.T. Brown is the first NHL player to protest the national anthem. The Tampa Bay Lightning forward raised his right fist during the anthem before the team’s first road game of the season against the Florida Panthers. The 27-year-old Brown, ...

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Ivana Trump raises the possibility of Ivanka's bid for President

Ivanka for President? At least her mother is on board. In her new book, Ivana Trump considers the possibilities for her daughter, writing, “Maybe in fifteen years, she could run for president?” Ivana considers her own possible title, writing, “First ...

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