The best stories of the week from across the web on e-books and self-publishing

1. 3 states reach $69M settlement with publishers over alleged e-book price fixing (Businessweek)

2. Amazon inks deal to sell digital books through other retailers (CNET)

3. Kobo to sell e-books and e-readers through indie U.S. booksellers (WSJ)

4. U.S. government partners with Apple on digital books (GalleyCat)

5. Gadget lover breaks up with e-books. Here’s why. (WSJ)

6. Could e-readers soon be allowed during take-off? (Huffington Post)