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The Senate rejects two dueling bills to end the government shutdown.

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and various firms said they plan to raise $500 mln for affordable housing in the San Francisco area.

Facebook allegedly bamboozled children into spending their parents’ money, says report.

Global auto industry mergers more than doubled to an all-time high of $97.5 bln in 2018 from a year earlier, reported PwC.

Special Counsel Robert Mueller indicts former Trump campaign adviser Roger Stone.

Intel shares drop 6 percent after rare revenue miss in fourth quarter earnings.

Cerberus doubles down on German bank deals even after 730 mln euros in paper losses.

Meanwhile, Starbucks shares jump on stronger-than-expected sales.