Ridder, Phillips Own Words on Bezos Buying Post

Aug. 6 (Bloomberg) -- Amazon.com Inc. Chief Executive Officer Jeff Bezos agreed to buy the Washington Post for $250 million in a bet that he can apply his success in e-commerce to the struggling newspaper industry. This report includes comments on the deal from former Knight Ridder Inc. Chairman Tony Ridder, authors David Kirkpatrick and Jeff Jarvis, Bloomberg contributing editor Paul Kedrosky, Grisanti Capital Management's Christopher Grisanti, DeSilva & Phillips's Reed Phillips and Horizon Media's Brad Adgate. (Source: Bloomberg)
AB InBev to Buy SABMiller for $106 Billion in Record Deal
35:57 - Anheuser-Busch InBev agreed to buy SABMiller for almost 69 billion pounds ($106 billion), raising its bid after several rejections to clinch a record industry deal that will bring one out of every three beers sold worldwide under a single company. Bloomberg's Thomas Buckley has more on "Countdown." (Source: Bloomberg)
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