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Misconduct: A Calpers probe finds that some former officials acted badly.

Quake Aftermath: Two more explosions rock nuclear plant. And, Japan braces for potential radiation catastrophe.

Stocks: Nikkei 225 posts biggest two day drop since 1987 while U.S. stocks and future fall.

Finally: Apollo expected to set terms for an IPO that could fetch $500 mln.

You’re Hired: Facebook snags Amin Zoufonoun, Google’s director of corporate development.

We Hardly Knew Ye: Microsoft stops releasing new models of its Zune media player.

Not Chick Lit: Five books to read if you want to be a master of the universe.

Deal: Nasdaq nears bid for NYSE Euronext.