Justice Dept. considered relationship between reporter and source before secretly seeking records

  1. Justice Dept. considered relationship between reporter and source before secretly seeking records  Washington Post
  2. Senate Intelligence aide pleads not guilty to lying in leak probe  Politico
  3. Ex-Senate staffer James Wolfe wants to gag ‘glib’ President Trump  NBCNews.com
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KKR nears agreement to acquire Envision for about $5.5 billion: source

KKR nears agreement to acquire Envision for about $5.5 billion: sourcePrivate equity firm KKR & Co is nearing an agreement to acquire U.S. physician services provider Envision Healthcare Corp for $46 a share, or about $5.5 billion, a person familiar with the deal told Reuters on Sunday. A KKR spokeswoman declined to comment. The agreement will come less than two weeks after KKR said it will buy U.S. business software company BMC Software in a deal which sources valued at $8.5 billion, including debt, making it the buyout firm’s largest acquisition since the 2008 financial crisis.


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How a reporter's romance with her source muddies the FBI's seizure of her records

  1. How a reporter’s romance with her source muddies the FBI’s seizure of her records  Washington Post
  2. Trump Praises Arrest of Former Senate Committee Aide in Leaks Inquiry  New York Times
  3. Dem Sen: Charges against Senate Intel staffer ‘extremely troubling’  The Hill
  4. 28 CFR 50.10 – Policy regarding obtaining information from, or records of, members of the news media; and regarding …  Legal Information Institute
  5. Former Senate Aide Charged With Lying To FBI About Contacts With Reporters  NPR
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Scientists ID source of damaging inflammation after heart attack

Scientists have zeroed in on a culprit that spurs damaging inflammation in the heart following a heart attack. The guilty party is a type of immune cell that tries to heal the injured heart but instead triggers inflammation that leads to even more damage. The researchers also have found that an already approved drug effectively tamps down such inflammation in mice, protecting the heart from the progressive damage that often occurs after a heart attack.
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What Microsoft buying GitHub means to open-source software development

  1. What Microsoft buying GitHub means to open-source software development  ZDNet
  2. Microsoft buys GitHub for $7.5 billion, promises to keep it independent and open  PCWorld
  3. Developers and cloud rivals will be watching Microsoft’s plans for Azure and GitHub very closely  GeekWire
  4. Microsoft is reportedly talking about buying GitHub, a platform for software developers last valued at $2 billion  CNBC
  5. Microsoft promises to keep GitHub independent and open  TechCrunch
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