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GlaxoSmithKline in takeover bid for Human Genome

LONDON — GlaxoSmithKline PLC has made an offer to take over Rockville-based drug maker Human Genome Sciences Inc. which values the company at nearly $2.6 billion. GlaxoSmithKline, which has profit-sharing agreements with HGS on three drugs but a minimal shareholding, ...

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Yahoo CEO faces calls for ouster after inaccuracy

SAN FRANCISCO — Yahoo CEO Scott Thompson faces calls for his ouster after just four months leading the troubled Internet company because of inaccuracies with his academic credentials. A major Yahoo shareholder who exposed the misrepresentation Thursday is now leading ...

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Overton elected principal at Beveridge & Diamond

Evynn M. Overton of the Baltimore office of Beveridge & Diamond, based in Washington, D.C., has been elected as a principal and shareholder of the firm. Overton’s practice is focused primarily on complex environmental litigation, white-collar criminal defense and internal ...

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New York investment firm unloads Constellation shares

Constellation Energy Group Inc.’s largest shareholder has dropped almost all of its holdings in the energy company, according to a filing Tuesday with the Securities and Exchange Commission. New York-based investment firm AllianceBernstein LP said in a change of stock ...

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