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Ohio man charged with plotting to attack U.S. Capitol.

Blackberry denies rumors of Samsung takeover talks.

Caesars unit files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy. Some lenders and bondholders are opposing restructuring plan.

China to create $6.5 bln venture capital fund to support start-ups

America’s measles-pocalypse is beginning all over again.

Yosemite free-climbers reach top of El Capitan.

Xiaomi challenges iPhone 6 Plus with new flagship Mi Note.

Obama calls on the FCC to clear the way for community broadband.

Snapchat ads? It’ll cost you $750K a day.

Mexican billionaire Carlos Slim more than doubles his New York Times stake. He now owns 17 percent of the company, becoming its top stakeholder.

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PE firms expected to bid for Comdata’s gift card unit.

Pantheon Ventures draws $1.1 bln for fifth secondary fund.

Fund performance: Early-stage funds advance for CalPERS.

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