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KKR’s Panasonic Healthcare said to be near Bayer diabetes unit deal.

Nasdaq nears all-time highs as exuberance yields to reason.

Apple wants to start producing cars as soon as 2020.

“American Sniper” murder trial moving toward jury.

European tech funding rose by 78 percent in 2014, U.K. and Germany account for almost half.

YouTube is launching a kid-friendly video app.

Investors create a billion-dollar baby boom.

Wall Street staffing falls again. Report finds head count of bankers and traders down 4 percent last year.

Bill O’Reilly’s “war zone” stories questioned.

Do you love coffee? You should probably be drinking even more.

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Fortress nears $5 bln final close on flagship credit fund.

Sponsor-backed Samson Resources hit with another debt downgrade.

Subhedar, Mendez off investment board as Storm Ventures preps final close.

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