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Serena Williams has reached the Wimbledon semi-finals.

Fox has raised its offer for Sky to $32.5 billion.

Walt Disney Co bought the site at 4 Hudson Square to develop into its NYC headquarters.

Lightspeed Venture Partners raised $1.8 billion, which it plans to invest in startups in various fields, including digital currency.

Liane Hornsey, Uber’s chief police officer, resigned following a discrimination probe.

Former national security adviser Mike Flynn joins a global consulting firm.

Apple combines machine learning and Siri teams under Giannandrea.

The last Sears in Chicago is closing.

Blackstone is expected to seek more than $20 billion for its eighth buyout fund.

Microsoft eliminates some jobs in its international sales force.

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