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Authors Elizabeth Hay, left, and Alice Munro, right, in 2007

How the U.S. government shutdown helped save the world.

Larry Alletto, J.P. Morgan’s top private equity banker, is joining Revlon.

Amazon is looking to catch up with its main competitor eBay, but this time in the payments space

Blackberry is warming up to the idea of a breakup. And, BlackBerry co-founders Mike Lazaridis and Douglas Fregin are considering a takeover bid for the company.

Twitter is considering introducing breaking news notifications tuned for you.

Al Gore once tried to buy Twitter. But who was he representing?

Companies are delaying IPOs and follow-ons because they think the U.S. government will be unable to avoid a debt default.

Congrats! Alice Munro has won the 2013 Nobel Prize for Literature

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