Morning Minutes: Vivint scraps SunEdison deal, St. Louis offers NGA site for free

Here are today’s top business headlines from across Missouri:

Vivint scraps SunEdison deal

Vivint Solar Inc. announced Tuesday it will scrap plans to be acquired by SunEdison Inc. in a $1.9 billion deal. Read more

St. Louis offers 100-acre NGA site for free

St. Louis officials announced Monday an offer to the National Geospatial-Intellingence Agency for a 100-acre site free of cost in an effort to match St. Clair County’s land offer and keep the agency on the Missouri side of the river. Read more

Sprint owner SoftBank reorganizes into two subsidiaries

Telecommunications and Internet company SoftBank Group Corp. will reorganize into two new 100 percent-owned subsidiaries, with its global investment business that includes Sprint separated from its domestic operations. Read more

Hardee’s moving headquarters from St. Louis to Nashville

Burger chain Hardee’s will move its headquarters away from downtown St. Louis as CKE Restaurants, the parent company of Hardee’s and Carl’s Jr., is set to consolidate its offices in Nashville, Tenn., early next year. Read more

Columbia sales tax lost to online sales as officials seek answers

Columbia is losing $10 million per year in sales tax revenue to online purchases, and city officials say the time has come to do something about it. Read more

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