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Payless ShoeSource filed for voluntary Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection again.

Lightsaber dueling is now an official sport in France.

Mithril Capital, Peter Thiel’s investment firm, is in disarray.

Two of the top 5 active corporate VCs in 2018 were Chinese.

Honda is closing its only British factory, cutting 3,500 jobs.

Meghan Markle, Duchess of Sussex, is supposedly in New York City for her baby shower.

Sixteen states have sued the Trump administration over emergency declaration.

Student loan company Navient rejects $3.2 billion takeover bid from Canyon Capital and Platinum Equity.

China accuses US of trying to block its tech development by stoking cybersecurity fears.

Netflix cancels “Jessica Jones” and “The Punisher,” its last Marvel shows.

Why the Jussie Smollett case warranted skepticism from the start.