Updated from 11 a.m. EST.NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- "Egypt protests" is a trending search topic on Monday as anti-government demonstrations continue to rock the nation.
"Stock prices" is a heavily searched topic as stocks were rising on Monday on a slew of new deals. Danaher (DHR - Get Report) has agreed to buy Beckman Coulter (BEC) for about $6.8 billion, or $83.50 a share. AOL (AOL) agreed to acquire the online news site The Huffington Post for $315 million. Through the deal, the site's co-founder and editor-in-chief Arianna Huffington will be named president and editor-in-chief of The Huffington Post Media Group, which will integrate all Huffington Post and AOL content. Ensco struck a deal to buy Pride International (PDE) for $41.60 a share in cash and stock.
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