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A judge approves a plan to save Sears that will keep hundreds of stores open.

U.S. military sets April target date for leaving Syria.

SoftBank’s Vision Fund will reportedly invest $440 million in UK startup OakNorth.

Billions are flowing into private markets as institutional investors turn from public markets, but risks are untested.

Apple will compensate the teenager who found Group FaceTime eavesdrop bug.

Carlyle reported a downturn in fourth quarter amid wider volatility.

Mattel shares soar after strong Barbie sales fuel surprise profit.

Twitter’s user count has fallen three quarters in the row, so it will stop reporting the number.