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Alibaba unveils $316 million Taiwan fund as government launches investigation into its local business.

Hillary Clinton used personal email account at State Department, possibly breaking rules.

Citigroup-linked China broker plans $1.6 billion Shanghai IPO.

Costco names Citi and Visa as new credit partners; exclusive partnership with American Express to end in April 2016.

Paris Hilton chases Kim Kardashian into celebrity mobile gaming.

Hollywood should be very afraid of Popcorn Time, the “Netflix for piracy.”

Tinder to charge users age 30 and over more for new dating app.

February was one of the most extreme months in U.S. weather history.

Chinese internet portal Sohu to launch “Saturday Night Live China” later this year.

Michael Jordan is now officially a billionaire, according to Forbes.

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South Carolina drafts plan for $750 mln of PE commitments.

Fortress’ Briger: Credit environment remains “less interesting.”

Catching the pre-IPO express

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