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A Mattress Firm store, a brand owned by Steinhoff, is shown in Encinitas, California, U.S., January 25, 2018. Reuters/Mike Blake/File Photo

Facebook says it’s not asking banks for credit card transaction data.

Android 9, called Pie, is coming to Google phones today.

Almost nobody is using Amazon’s Alexa to buy stuff.

Cathy Tie is blazing a trail in the VC world.

The FCC admits it wasn’t hacked last year.

Mattress Firm Inc, the largest U.S. mattress retailer, is considering a potential bankruptcy filing as it seeks ways to get out of costly store leases and shut some of its 3,000 locations that are losing money.

SeaWorld shares surge as attendance picks up.

Zillow gets into the mortgage business with its acquisition of Mortgage Lenders of America.

Rick Gates says he committed crimes with former Trump campaign chief Paul Manafort.

Avis will start providing rental cars to Lyft drivers.

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