Best Buy Co. said it would consider the offer but called it "highly conditional." And analysts are skeptical that former Chairman Richard Schulze's opening offer of $24 to $26 per share would get a deal done.
State officials don’t want the plant closing in Canada to spread to other processors and leave Maine with a backlog of product.
The demonstrators believe the 21-turbine project is destroying a pristine ridgeline and has little environmental benefit.
Richard Schulze says he wants to pay between $24 and $26 per share for Best Buy, in the latest twist to the Minneapolis company's struggles to stay relevant as more and more people buy electronics online.
At $3.69 per gallon, the average cost in Maine is well above the national average.
Southwest says it is also paying overdraft fees for people whose cards were charged repeatedly.
Its industries dying, Niagara Falls, N.Y., hopes its featured attraction will be an engine for growth.