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Apple’s earnings blow past Wall Street expectations; shares leap.

Meanwhile, Starbucks tumbles after Asian growth engine fails to deliver.

Shares of private equity firms hit as investors weigh Republican tax reform plan.

WeWork will open a new San Francisco headquarters in the Salesforce Tower.

A Twitter employee on their last day boots President off the social media platform for 11 minutes.

As expected, Trump nominates Jerome Powell for Federal Reserve chairman.

Beleaguered Airbus looks outside for new sales chief.

Eight people who work on Netflix “House of Cards” series accuse Kevin Spacey of sexual harassment.

Mysterious void discovered deep within the Great Pyramid of Giza.

Photo: Apple CEO Tim Cook shows the new MacBook during an Apple event in San Francisco, California March 9, 2015. Reuters/Robert Galbraith