Why Is Coca-Cola Buying a Stake in Monster?

Aug. 15 (Bloomberg) -- Coca-Cola agreed to swap some brands and buy a 17 percent stake in Monster Beverage Corp. for about $2.15 billion, increasing its bet on the burgeoning energy-drink market. Bloomberg's Duane Stanford has more on "First Up." (Source: Bloomberg)
Aetna to Buy Humana for $37 Billion
50:31 - Bloomberg's Francine Lacqua and Manus Cranny report on today's "Top Headlines." They speak on Bloomberg Television's "The Pulse." (Source: Bloomberg)
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