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Uber has filed to go public.

Uber co-founder Travis Kalanick, who was ousted from the company, could be worth up to $8.6 billion after IPO.

Russia’s Sberbank is in talks to buy retailer O’Key.

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos in annual shareholder letter urges rivals to raise their minimum wage above Amazon’s $15/hour.

Billionaire Ron Burkle, chair of Yucaipa Cos, in talks to buy The National Enquirer.

Chevron Corp agrees to acquire Anadarko Petroleum Corp in deal valued at $33 bln.

Hundreds of old Sears stores are empty. Amazon and Whole Foods might move in.

Abraaj founder and CEO Arif Naqvi and Managing Partner Mustafa Abdel-Wadood arrested this week on fraud charges.

The U.S. files an extradition request for Julian Assange.