5 things to know tonight: Atlanta could lose headquarters with $3.8 billion Axiall takeover

A Houston petrochemical company announced that it has reached a $3.8 billion deal to buy metro Atlanta’s Axiall Corp., capping a months-long takeover battle that was beginning to go international. Photo courtesy of Axiall Corp.

A Houston petrochemical company announced that it has reached a $3.8 billion deal to buy metro Atlanta’s Axiall Corp., capping a months-long takeover battle that was beginning to go international. Photo courtesy of Axiall Corp.

1. Atlanta could lose headquarters with $3.8 billion Axiall takeoverA Houston petrochemical company announced that it has reached a $3.8 billion deal to buy metro Atlanta's Axiall Corp., capping a months-long takeover battle that was beginning to go international. [Read more]

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