The debt-stricken operator of the Indiana Toll Road filed for bankruptcy protection with a plan to restructure $6 billion in debt, the latest example of a private investment in public infrastructure that failed to meet expectations.
Celebrity chef Paula Deen and her soon-to-be-launched online TV network have bought the rights to the shows and other video in which she starred during her 13-year tenure at Food Network. Terms weren't disclosed.
Join a debate on whether dying patients should have access to experimental drugs, featuirng bioethicist Art Caplan of NYU Langone Medical Center and hosted by Pharmalot's Ed Silverman Monday at 8 p.m. ET on Twitter@pharmalot. #pharmalotchat
German companies are on a buying spree, and the U.S. is their biggest target. A flurry of U.S.-focused acquisitions this year has ramped up over the past week, including two on Monday, cementing Germany's ranking as the second-biggest foreign buyer of American companies this year.