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  • France's President Francois Hollande waits for an interview with BFM television journalist in Paris, Tuesday, May 6, 2014. Hollande celebrates Tuesday his second anniversary in charge. (AP Photo/Thibault Camus, Pool)

    France says GE offer for Alstom not good enough

    French President Francois Hollande says that an offer by General Electric Co. for troubled French engineering company Alstom is not good enough and wants the U.S. company to come up with a better deal.

  • U.S. giant General Electric Co. CEO Jeffrey R. Immelt leaves the Elysee Palace after meeting with French President Francois Hollande in Paris, Monday, April 28, 2014.  Hollande met Sunday with top members of the government to discuss Alstom, hours after the Economy Minister Arnaud Montebourg warned the engineering company not to pursue a "precipitous" tie-up with U.S. giant General Electric Co., saying that France's national interest is at stake in a potential sale. (AP Photo/Michel Euler)

    Orchestrating Alstom follows long French tradition

    France's Socialist leader summoned three CEOs to the presidential palace on Monday to orchestrate the sale of Alstom, an engineering firm and treasure of French industry, in the government's latest effort to bring globalization to heel.

  • GE: Hudson River dredging to be complete in 2015

    General Electric Co. expects dredging of the upper Hudson River to be complete in 2015.

  • Xcel sues GE over turbine failure

    Xcel Energy Inc. and other plaintiffs have sued General Electric Co., claiming it hid a known defect in a turbine that broke down at one of its plants and led to millions of dollars in losses.

  • UM gets grant money for brain injury research

    Brain injury research at the University of Montana has proven so promising that two professors won a $300,000 grant from the National Football League and General Electric Co. to study ways that might help speed the diagnosis and treatment of traumatic brain injuries in athletes and members of the military.

  • In this Thursday, Jan. 16, 2014, photo, a General Electric logo is displayed on a kitchen appliances in a  H.H. Gregg store in Cranberry Township, Pa. General Electric Co. reports quarterly financial results before the market opens on Friday, Jan. 17, 2014. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

    GE rides oil and gas, aircraft to higher 4Q profit

    General Electric Co. posted increased revenue and profit for the fourth quarter on rising sales in emerging markets, higher banking profit, and stronger global sales of aircraft engines and oil and gas drilling equipment.

  • An Air India Boeing 787 "Dreamliner" performs a demonstration flight during the first day of the 50th Paris Air Show at Le Bourget Airport, north of Paris, on Monday, June 17, 2013. (AP Photo/Francois Mori)

    Boeing advises airlines about engine icing problems

    Boeing is alerting airlines about possible engine icing problems on some of its new planes and is recommending that planes with a specific General Electric engine avoid flying near thunderstorms that might contain ice crystals.

  • Wall Street: Comcast got a steal on NBCUniversal

    Is General Electric letting Comcast gobble up the NBCUniversal media empire at a bargain price? Wall Street thinks so.

  • Wall Street: Comcast getting great deal on NBCU

    Analysts believe General Electric Co. gave Comcast Corp. a great deal on the half of NBCUniversal that the cable company doesn't already own.

  • Key dates in the history of Comcast Corp.

    Comcast Corp. announced Tuesday that it plans to buy the rest of NBCUniversal from General Electric Co. years ahead of schedule. Comcast now owns 51 percent, and GE the remaining 49 percent. Comcast expects to get full ownership by the end of March.

  • Key dates in history of National Broadcasting Co.

    Comcast Corp.'s deal to buy the rest of NBCUniversal would end General Electric Co.'s long ties with the broadcast network. Comcast now owns 51 percent, and GE the remaining 49 percent. Comcast expects to get full ownership by the end of March.

  • Comcast doubles down on TV in $16.7B deal for NBCU

    Comcast's $16.7 billion deal to buy the remaining half of NBCUniversal ahead of schedule represents a resounding vote of confidence in the future of TV, even as the growth of Internet video reshapes the entertainment landscape.

  • Comcast to discuss NBC deal during conference call

    Comcast is holding a conference call Wednesday morning to discuss its fourth-quarter earnings and elaborate on a $16.7 billion deal that will give the cable-TV giant full ownership of NBCUniversal. The call with analysts is scheduled to begin at 8:30 a.m. ET.

  • Comcast to buy GE's 49 pct stake in NBCUniversal

    Comcast says it's buying General Electric's 49 percent stake in the NBCUniversal joint venture for $16.7 billion. It comes several years early, as Comcast takes advantage of low borrowing costs and what CEO Brian Roberts calls a "very attractive price."

  • Comcast to buy GE's stake in NBCUniversal early

    Comcast is buying the rest of NBCUniversal from General Electric several years ahead of schedule to take advantage of low interest rates and what its CEO calls a "very attractive price" of $16.7 billion.

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