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Mallinckrodt Buys Ikaria in $2.3 Billion Hospital Treatment Deal

Ikaria, which focuses on therapies for critically ill infants, is privately owned by a group led by Madison Dearborn Partners. Buyer Mallinckrodt specializes in diagnostic radiology and pain management.

Stryker and Smith & Nephew Are the Stars to Watch in Medtech's 2015 Merger Dance

After a robust year of mega-deals in 2014, mid-size device makers are expected to seek partners, fueling even further consolidation.

5 Rocket Stocks to Buy for February Gains: Apple, Mallinckrodt and More

These stocks have both short-term gain catalysts and longer-term growth potential.

Medtronic Avoids U.S. Taxes While Saddling Shareholders With a Hefty Tax Bill

Medtronic's $49.9 billion acquisition of Covidien -- the largest tax inversion deal ever -- will leave shareholders with a big tax bill, while Medtronic may pay little or no taxes.

Trim Positions in Stryker Ahead of Fourth-Quarter Earnings; Buy on Pullback

Stryker must significantly outperform for all of 2015 just to meet expectations. That's a tall order.

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Disney Mobile Game Opens Up a New Universe

Familiar Disney characters populate an alternate reality in new interactive game.

Netflix Lays Offs More Employees To Cut Costs

Netflix layoffs continue as the streaming giant executes a plan to cope with slow revenue growth.

Something Strange is Happening With Home Prices

As mortgage rates hit fresh highs, there's something unusual going on with the real estate market.

Roe Decision Forces Disney, Netflix to Take a Political Stand

Disney, JP Morgan Chase, and outgoing Meta COO Sheryl Sandberg are just a few speaking out against the ruling.