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BIG by Matt Stoller β€’ 19710 implied HN points β€’ 28 Feb 24
  1. The $25 billion Kroger-Albertsons merger is facing challenges as the Federal Trade Commission and nine states sue to block it due to potential negative impacts on consumer prices and wages.
  2. The case is significant because it involves a novel application of antitrust law, focusing on labor grounds and the impact on union bargaining terms.
  3. The merger's potential consequences, including higher prices and lower wages, have sparked political response from politicians and unions, indicating widespread concern and opposition.
All-Source Intelligence Fusion β€’ 561 implied HN points β€’ 21 Oct 23
  1. Orbital Insight's Project Alpha involved a kickoff meeting with Indonesia's State Intelligence Agency and Grandrich Corporation in June.
  2. Orbital Insight's primary revenue source is working with the Indonesian government on a program to track precise locations in the country.
  3. Merger talks are ongoing between Orbital and Steve Wozniak's Privateer, aiming to value Orbital at $20 million in a potentially $90 million merged company.
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