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Vine co-founder Rus Yusupov and Colin Kroll already have a new App.

Facebook tried to buy Snow, the Asian Snapchat.

GE is near a $30 billion deal with Baker Hughes.

Alphabet brings in veteran fixer to rework fiber division.

Blackline surges 40 percent in software IPO.

The Nobel committee is giving up trying to contact Bob Dylan about his recent Nobel Prize win. Joan Baez says Dylan’s manners “suck” but he deserves the prize.

Supreme Court to hear case on transgender rights

Retailers drop Thanksgiving hours amid blacklash.

The Chicago Cubs held off elimination in Game 5 of the World Series.