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Facebook on Tuesday said it would shut down its Bulletin newsletter platform by early next year. The company brought on well-known writers such as Malcolm Gladwell and “Tuesdays With Morrie” author Mitch Albom, as well as Tan France, star of Netflix’s “Queer Eye,“ offering them unspecified multi-year licensing deals to write for Bulletin. A spokesperson for Facebook’s parent company Meta...

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