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DealBook Today's Top Headlines - June 26, 2015: Humana Said to Pursue Deal to Sell Itself | Prison Term Sought for Email Hacker | Greek Bailout Talks Go Down to the Wire | Calpers's Private Equity Fees Under Scrutiny

Friday, June 26, 2015 TODAY'S TOP HEADLINES   By DEALBOOK HUMANA SAID TO PURSUE DEAL TO SELL ITSELF Humana, the smallest of the big five health insurers in the United States, could reach an agreement by next week to sell itself to another insurer, according to a person briefed on the matter, Michael J. de la Merced writes in DealBook . Among the suitors are Aetna and Cigna , which have both been the targets of takeovers themselves as insurance companies look to cut costs through consolidation and take advantage of the opportunities that are part of the Affordable Care Act.