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Warburg Pincus-backed Citizen Energy is buying Roan Resources for $1 billion.

Investment banks are struggling to raise $2 billion of debt for Apollo Global’s buy of Shutterfly.

Tesla is acquiring computer vision startup DeepScale.

Twitter and TweetDeck are back up after a wordwide outage.

Visa, Mastercard and others are reconsidering their involvement in Facebook’s Libra network.

Trump’s lawyer Rudy Giuliani hires Watergate prosecutor Jon Sale to represent him in Trump impeachment probe.

Airbnb is leaning toward a direct stock listing instead of a regular IPO.

Sony dropped the price of PlayStation Now to $10 per month.

Johnson & Johnson reached a $20.4 million settlement in a huge opioid case.

Tom Cruise meets with the Ukraine president at center of Trump impeachment scandal.

Salesforce is building an office tower in Sydney, pledging 1000 new jobs in the next five years.

Vice Media is in final stages of talks to acquire Refinery29.

Dow dives 300 points after a dour report on American factories.