Here's a quick look at a few of the headlines making news this afternoon.
Wal-Mart to ditch Kindle
Nexen/CNOOC hookup moves forward
Energy company Nexen
CNOOC offered $27.50 per share for Calgary-based Nexen, which operates around the world. That price is a 61% premium to the closing price of Nexen's common shares before it was announced in July that the two companies had entered into a "definitive agreement."
Mediator sought in union talks with Southwest