American-US Airways News Conference on Merger

Feb. 14 (Bloomberg) -- Doug Parker, chief executive officer of US Airways Group Inc., and Tom Horton, CEO of AMR Corp.'s American Airlines, speak at a news conference in Dallas about the merger of the two airlines. US Airways, spurned in three prior merger attempts, will combine with bankrupt American Airlines in an $11 billion all-stock deal to create the world's largest carrier. Parker will run the new airline, which will retain American's name, as Horton becomes chairman, the companies said. (Source: Bloomberg)

Historian MacMillan Lends Perspective to Global Politics
16:33 - Margaret MacMillan is one of the world’s best known historians. The highly-decorated Canadian is known for her best-selling historical works like "Paris 1919" and "History’s People." She sat down with Bloomberg’s Amanda Lang to give some perspective on the current tensions in the world and why she’s drawn some comparisons to the situation in Europe in 1914, just before the Great War. (Source: Bloomberg)
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