NBC reportedly to acquire rest of MSNBC.com from Microsoft
New York—NBC and Microsoft Corp. appear poised to announce a deal in which NBC will acquire the outstanding portion of MSNBC.com it doesn't own from Microsoft, according to various news reports. The reports also said NBC plans to rebrand MSNBC.com as NBCNews.com.
NBC and Microsoft ended their television partnership with MSNBC seven years ago. An announcement about a deal is expected within days.