Bid/Ask: French defense contractor DCNS reels in a $39 billion contract for Australian submarines
Gannett bids for Tribune Publishing. If Tribune accepts, the publisher of USA Today would add the Los Angeles Times and the Chicago Tribune to its empire. Tribune Chairman Michael Ferro said it was “ungentlemanly” for Gannett to make its offer public. Print journalism has been consolidating; 70 daily newspapers were acquired last year for a combined $827 million.