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Facebook is in talks to produce original, TV-quality shows.

Pandora co-founder and CEO Tim Westergren plans to step down.

Wal-Mart tells some is telling some technology companies that if they want its business, they can’t use Amazon’s cloud computing service.

Pearl Automation, an automotive startup founded by former Apple engineers, has decided to shut down.

Debt-laden U.S. outerwear and outdoor gear retailer Eddie Bauer LLC has hired investment banks to explore strategic alternatives, including a potential sale of the company.

Dean Heller is the fifth GOP senator who says he won’t vote for the health care bill in its current form.

A refrigerator started the deadly fire in a London tower block that killed at least 79 people.

SpaceX successfully launches reused Falcon 9 rocket.

Takata reportedly is planning to file for bankruptcy.



Photo: A Eddie Bauer store is seen in Broomfield, Colorado, February 14, 2014. Reuters/Rick Wilking