BREAKING: Jack Dorsey is set to step down as CEO of Twitter

Jack Dorsey is expected to step down as the chief executive of Twitter, sources have told CNBC. 

On Monday morning as news broke, Twitter stocks rose 11%. 

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Burnley are dealt a blow in their search for Chris Wood's replacement as Dinamo Zagreb announce highly-regard Croatian winger Mislav Orsic is staying at the club

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