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Pabst Brewing Co. owner considering purchase of Hostess?

BREAKING (AND REAL) from @BloombergNews: Owner of Pabst Blue Ribbon "considering bid for Hostess" — Max Abelson (@maxabelson) November 16, 2012 Bloomberg is reporting tonight that C. Dean Metropoulos & Co., an Irving, Texas private equity firm that owns Pabst Brewing Co., has expressed an interest in purchasing Hostess, which today announced plans to liquidate, […]


Reports: Ukraine and Russian-backed rebels agree to cease-fire

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Pres Poroshenko: 'I am ordering the head of the general staff of the armed forces of Ukraine to halt fire starting at 6pm.' — Gavin Hewitt (@BBCGavinHewitt) September 5, 2014 Ukraine has reportedly reached a cease-fire agreement with Russian-backed rebels: Ukraine and the Russian-backed rebels have signed a cease-fire deal that starts in less than […]


Hilarious: Politico predicts ‘hard questions await Obama at news conference’

HAHAHAHAHA. *breath* HAHAHAHAHA MT “@politico: Leading POLITICO this AM — Hard questions await Obama at news conference — John Nolte (@NolteNC) November 14, 2012 To add to what’s John Nolte tweeted: BAHAHAHA! Perhaps it’s time for Politico to hire a copy editor who knows how to spell “softballs”? Here’s the story headlining Politico this […]


Rob Ford On Cancer Diagnosis: “I Will Beat This”

View this image › AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Chris Young, file Toronto mayor Rob Ford has been diagnosed with a rare form of cancer, his doctor announced during a press conference on Wednesday. “It is a difficult and very rare type of tumor,” Dr. Zane Cohen, a colorectal surgeon in charge of Ford’s medical team, […]