Et Cetera...

-- Cordis caved, agreeing to Johnson & Johnson's hostile $1.8 billion takeover.

-- Lee Iacocca sued Chrysler. He wants to exercise stock options worth $42 million.

-- Baseball won a $1.7 billion, five-year television rights deal, richer than expected.

-- The Thriller sells out: Sony will buy Michael Jackson's rights to Beatles songs.

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