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Barry Diller's Expedia Group to Buy Liberty-Expedia in Stock Deal

(Bloomberg) -- Expedia Group Inc. agreed to acquire Liberty Expedia Holdings Inc. in a $2.6 billion all-stock deal that will simplify the online travel company’s ownership model and boost its value.