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Claire’s Stores files for bankruptcy.

CACI is trying to break up General Dynamic’s $6.8 billion buy of CSRA.

Twitter will ban ads for ICO, token sales and cryptocurrency wallets in the next two weeks.

Facebook suspended the account of Cambridge Analytica after a whistleblower claims the company “improperly exfiltrated” data from the social network.

Stephen Hawking’s last paper may prove the existence of a parallel universe.

A Cirque du Soleil performer died after falling during a performance.

There was a fourth bombing in Austin, Texas on Sunday night.

Casino mogul Steve Wynn may sell his stake in Wynn Resorts.

A federal probe into the sales practices at Wells Fargo is now including the bank’s wealth management business.

Enterprise subscription services provider Zuora has filed for an IPO.

Microsoft fired about 20 employees for harassment in one year.

Warren Buffett’s next big purchase could be Southwest Airlines, industry analyst says.

 

 

Photo: Steve Wynn, chairman and CEO of Wynn Resorts, speaks during the Milken Institute Global Conference in Beverly Hills, California, U.S., May 3, 2017. Reuters/Mike Blake