[Reuters] Google close to clinching Groupon deal - reports

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[Reuters] Google close to clinching Groupon deal - reports - 12/01/10 12:03 AM

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Google Inc is reportedly closing in on a deal to buy online discount-coupon sensation Groupon for up to $6 billion in its largest-ever acquisition, signaling a willingness to use some of its huge cash hoard to buy growth.