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After the Quake: Tokyo opens for business. Death toll expected to top 10,000. GE vows to help on nuclear crisis.

Stocks: Massive selloff wipes out $23.5 trillion Yen ($287 bln) from the Tokyo Stock Exchange.

What’s the most profitable and cheapest LBO target? Dollar Tree beats out Family Dollar, 99 Cents and Big Lots.

An Identity: Employees of NYSE and Deutsche Boerse will pick new name of merged exchanges.

Deals: Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway to buy Lubrizol for $9.7 bln.

Apple: The iPad 2 is totally sold out and 70% goes to new buyers.

Relief: Borders hopes to exit bankruptcy by September.