Wells makes play for Wachovia

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Walls Fargo & Co. is the new suitor for Wachovia Corp., today announcing a merger agreement worth about $15.1 billion — but Citigroup Inc., the financial services company that had planned to buy Wachovia in a deal announced Monday, is crying foul.