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Sec. Lew cites “substantial progress in constraining creative techniques” used to avoid taxes.

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Last week, Apple said it received more than 4M new iPhone preorders during the first 24 hours.

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TEXAS GETS SPACEX LAUNCH PADBy Jim Forsyth SAN ANTONIO (Reuters) - Privately owned SpaceX started construction in south Texas on Monday for what the company said will be the first private commercial orbital launch facility in the world. Space Exploration Technologies Corp, the company's formal name, last year entered the commercial satellite launch market. It broke ground at the site near Brownsville, not far from the Mexican border. The Hawthorne, California-based company, owned and operated by technology entrepreneur Elon Musk, also flies cargo to the International Space Station under a $1.6 billion contract with NASA. ...

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