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Huntsman Stockholders Approve Merger with Hexion

THE WOODLANDS, Texas, Oct. 16 / -- Peter R. Huntsman, President and CEO of Huntsman Corporation (NYSE:HUN), today announced that, at a special meeting held earlier in the day, the company's stockholders voted to approve the merger agreement with Hexion Specialty Chemicals, Inc. (Hexion). We are pleased that our voting stockholders overwhelmingly agreed with the unanimous recommendation of our...

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Apria Healthcare Signs Definitive Agreement to Acquire Coram, Inc.

Acquisition significantly expands Apria's national infusion footprint and adds broad network of ambulatory infusion suites to Apria's existing service offering Adds strength in fast-growing specialty pharmacy services segment Expands managed care service capabilities; diversifies payor and product mix Creates the premier specialty infusion services provider LAKE FOREST, Calif., Oct. 15 / -- Apria...

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Oracle Letter Proposes to Buy BEA Systems for $17.00 per Share in Cash

REDWOOD SHORES, Calif., Oct. 12 / -- Oracle Corporation (NASDAQ:ORCL) today confirmed that it delivered a letter to the Board of Directors of BEA Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:BEAS) on October 9 in which Oracle proposes to acquire BEA for $17.00 per share in cash. The $17.00 per share offer is a 25% premium over yesterday's closing price of $13.62. The letter indicates that Oracle is prepared to proceed...

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GlassHouse Technologies, Inc. Acquires Data Center Moves International

Acquisition enables GlassHouse to leverage unique software tool for managing data center migrations and defining 'green' strategies FRAMINGHAM, Mass., Oct. 9 -- GlassHouse Technologies, the leading independent IT infrastructure consulting and services firm, today announced it has acquired London-based data center services company, Data Center Moves International (DCMI). This acquisition expands...

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GoAmerica® Files Preliminary Proxy Statement in Connection with Proposed Transactions; GoAmerica® Announces Preliminary Third Quarter Operating Results

HACKENSACK, N.J., October 11 -- GoAmerica, Inc. (NASDAQ:GOAM), a provider of communications services for people who are deaf, hard-of-hearing, or speech-disabled, today announced the filing of a preliminary proxy statement with the Securities and Exchange Commission ( SEC ) associated with the Company's previously announced pending acquisitions. The preliminary proxy statement, which may be...

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Aegean Marine Petroleum Network Inc. Announces Acquisition of Marine Fuel Logistics Company

Expands Global Network of Marine Fuel Service Centers into Northern Europe; Company Acquires Two Bunkering Tankers PIRAEUS, Greece, Oct. 10 / -- Aegean Marine Petroleum Network Inc. (NYSE:ANW), an international marine fuel logistics company that markets and physically supplies refined marine fuel and lubricants to ships in port and at sea, today announced that it has acquired Bunkers at Sea, a...

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Newmont to Acquire Miramar Mining for C$6.25 Cash Per Share; Miramar Board to Unanimously Recommend Offer

DENVER and VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Oct. 9 / -- Newmont Mining Corporation (NYSE:NEM) and Miramar Mining Corporation (TSX: MAE; Amex: MNG) announced today that they have entered into a definitive support agreement that provides for the acquisition by Newmont, with the unanimous support of the Miramar board of directors, of all the outstanding common shares of Miramar for C$6.25 cash per...

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Delaware Court Approves Bioenvision, Genzyme Joint Petition

Special Meeting to be Reconvened on October 22 NEW YORK and CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Oct. 10 / -- Bioenvision, Inc. (NASDAQ:BIVN) and Genzyme Corporation (NASDAQ:GENZ) announced today that the Court of Chancery of the State of Delaware granted a petition filed yesterday by both companies to reconvene Bioenvision's special stockholder meeting on October 22 to vote on the merger agreement between...

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Acer Inc. - Gateway, Inc.: Completion of Merger

TAIPEI, Taiwan--Acer Inc. (TSE:2353) (LSE:AM50), announced today that it has completed the merger of its indirect wholly owned subsidiary with Gateway, Inc. (NYSE:GTW). Gateway common stock will be suspended from trading on New York Stock Exchange as of the close of business today, October 16, 2007, New York City time. As a result of the merger, all outstanding shares of Gateway common stock...

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Acro Signs a Non-Binding Letter of Intent to Acquire RAY Detection Technology Group

RAY's Innovative Solutions Detect Concealed Explosives in Bulk Goods and Cargo NEW YORK, October 16/ -- Acro, Inc. (OTC BB:ACRI), a developer of explosive detection solutions, today announced it has signed a non-binding letter of intent to acquire RAY Detection Technology Group (RAY) in an all-stock transaction. RAY develops and provides advanced inspection and detection systems. The parties...

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