(NEW YORK) -- Microsoft Corp. announced plans on Tuesday to acquire gaming giant Activision Blizzard Inc., the maker of immensely popular franchises including "Call of Duty" and "Warcraft," for $68.7 billion. The companies jointly announced news of the all-cash deal on Tuesday, which involves tech... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The New York Yankees have acquired outfielder Joey Gallo from the Texas Rangers in a trade, the team announced Thursday. The Yankees sent shortstop Josh Smith, second baseman Ezequiel Duran, second baseman/outfielder Trevor Hauver and right handed pitcher Glenn Otto to Texas. All four our... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Amazon on Wednesday said it has signed an agreement to acquire Metro Goldwyn Mayer (MGM) for $8.45 billion. MGM's vast catalog of more than 4,000 films include Basic Instinct, Creed, James Bond, Legally Blonde and more. It also has some 17,000 TV... Read More.
By CATHERINE THORBECKE, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Cloud computing giant Salesforce said it will acquire workplace messaging service Slack in a deal valued at $27.7 billion.Salesforce announced the deal on Tuesday, saying that under the terms of the... Read More.
By CATHERINE THORBECKE, ABC News(VANCOUVER, British Columbia) -- Lululemon Athletica said it will acquire at-home fitness startup Mirror as it looks to expand its market reach beyond yoga pants and athleisure wear.The Vancouver-based company is entering into a... Read More.