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The Pentagon is looking to cut 40,000 to 50,000 civilians from its workforce.

Roku hits 5 million unit milestone.

The Dow and S&P 500 ended Wednesday by posting historic highs.

Disgraced former Congressman Anthony Weiner is considering running for NYC Mayor.

Life Technologies gets bids from Blackstone and Thermo Fisher Scientific.

The importance of scheduling nothing.

Twitter shut down Ribbon, its new in-stream payment option, just hours after launch.

A breakdown of Prez Obama’s $3.778 trillion spending plan by agency.

Which companies are the most susceptible to a takeover? JC Penney and Morgan Stanley.

Apple is cracking down on apps that violate clauses 2.25 and 5.6 of its App Store Review Guidelines.

Bitcoin crashed today.

Rudeness and throwing insults are cutting online friendships short, a survey finds.

The Huffington Post is bringing N.J. Governor Chris Christie to the White House Correspondents’ dinner.

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