Oct 24 Brinker International Inc, which owns Chili's Grill & Bar and Maggiano's Little Italy restaurant, reported a higher first-quarter profit as more diners visited its restaurants.
Net income rose to $27.9 million, or 36 cents per share, from $23.6 million, or 28 cents per share, a year earlier.
Revenue rose 2 percent to $683.5 million.
AT&T reaches deal to buy Time Warner for more than $80 billion -WSJ
Oct 22 AT&T Inc reached a deal to buy media company Time Warner Inc for more than $80 billion, The Wall Street Journal reported on Saturday.
Trump vows to weaken U.S. media 'power structure' if elected
GETTSYBURG, Pa. , Oct 22 U.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump promised on Saturday to foil a proposed deal for AT&T Inc to buy Time Warner Inc if he wins the Nov. 8 election, arguing it was an example of a "power structure" rigged against both him and voters.