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Berkshire Grey, a maker of robots for e-commerce warehouses, on Wednesday agreed to go public via a SPAC led by former presidential candidate John Delaney and affiliated with the VC firm of AOL founder Steve Case.

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American gymnast Suni Lee wins Olympic gold in individual all-around

Suni Lee . Photo: Jamie Squire/Getty Images

American gymnast Sunisa "Suni" Lee won Olympic gold on Thursday in the individual all-around event.

The big picture: Simone Biles, who withdrew from the event to focus on her mental health, cheered from the stands with the rest of the women's gymnastics team as they watched Lee and teammate Jade Carey compete. Brazil's Rebeca Andrade won the silver and Russian Angelina Melnikova took the bronze.

U.S. economy grew at a 6.5% rate last quarter, missing expectations

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The U.S. economy grew at an annualized 6.5% rate last quarter, the government said Thursday.

Why it matters: It's a slower pace of growth than the 8.4% that forecasters expected, with the economy reopening, vaccines rolling out and government aid rolling in. But the economy has officially recovered from its pandemic-induced plunge.

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Team USA's Simone Biles during the women's team final on day four of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games at Ariake Gymnastics Centre on Tuesday in Japan. Photo: Fred Lee/Getty Images

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πŸƒ: U.S. pole vaulter Sam Kendricks withdraws from Games after positive coronavirus test

πŸŠβ€β™‚οΈ: Caeleb Dressel wins gold in men's 100m freestyle β€”Bobby Finke wins gold in first men's Olympic 800m freestyle

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