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Apple has hired Timothy Twerdahl, ex-head of Amazon.com’s Fire TV unit, as a VP in charge of Apple TV product marketing.

Twitter says its going to start pushing more abusive tweets out of sight.

CalPERS sold interests in 26 PE funds in the last six months of 2016 for $426 million.

Survey finds that sizable minority of people don’t understand that Obamacare is just another name for the Affordable Care Act.

Richard Hatch, who starred in the original Battlestar Galactica and the remake, has passed away.

A federal appeals court will hear oral arguments on reinstating travel ban.

Parsley Energy to buy assets in Permian basin for about $2.8 billion

Twitter’s head of diversity is leaving while the company’s chief HR officer has already left.

The Army will allow the completion of the Dakota Access oil pipeline.

U.S. automakers score record bonuses.

Where is former President Barack Obama? He’s been kiteboarding on a Caribbean island owned by British billionaire Sir Richard Branson.

 

 

Photo: A North Dakota National Guard vehicle idles on the outskirts of the Dakota Access oil pipeline protest camp near Cannon Ball, North Dakota, U.S., January 29, 2017. Reuters/Terray Sylvester