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Asian shares up on trade optimism as Trump hints of Xi talks

TOKYO (AP) — Asian shares were mostly higher Wednesday on optimism about trade after President Donald Trump said he will talk...

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AP Explains: Behind Libra, Facebook's new digital currency

NEW YORK (AP) — Facebook is unveiling a digital currency called Libra as the company seeks to make its ads more valuable by...

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Boeing apologizes for Max crashes as Airbus rakes in sales

LE BOURGET, France (AP) — Boeing executives apologized Monday to airlines and families of victims of 737 Max crashes in...

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TORUS storm researchers head back home to analyze data

Meteorologists have finished a month-long field study tracking and gathering data from severe storms. They hope to learn more...

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AP-NORC poll: Majority worry about 2020 foreign meddling

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A majority of Americans are concerned that a foreign government might interfere in some way in the 2020...

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Editorial Roundup: Excerpts from recent editorials

Excerpts from recent editorials in the United States and abroad:___June 18The Orlando Sentinel on why it won't endorse Donald...

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Business Highlights

___Fed leaves its key rate unchanged but hints of future cutsWASHINGTON (AP) — The Federal Reserve left its key interest rate...

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Florida city pays $600,000 ransom to save computer records

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — A Florida city agreed to pay $600,000 in ransom to hackers who took over its computer system, the...

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Pilots criticize Boeing for mistakes on its grounded jet

Airline union leaders and a famed former pilot said Wednesday that Boeing made mistakes while developing the 737 Max, and the...

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How major US stock indexes fared Wednesday

Stocks rose modestly on Wall Street after the Federal Reserve reaffirmed that it is prepared to cut interest rates if needed to...

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US stocks rise after Fed signals future rate cuts

Stocks brushed off a muted start on Wall Street and notched modest gains Wednesday after the Federal Reserve reaffirmed that it...

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US said in late stages of YouTube kids' video investigation

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The Federal Trade Commission is in the late stages of an investigation into how Google's YouTube handles...

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Website documents histories of Georgetown-owned slaves

BOSTON (AP) — A Boston-based genealogical organization and a Georgetown University graduate who launched a project to trace the...

Sports

Tyler 'Ninja' Blevins writing how-to book, graphic novel

LOS ANGELES (AP) — After dominating the digital world, Tyler "Ninja" Blevins is branching out — offline.Blevins revealed...

Health

Biden anti-cancer groups could pose influence concerns

WASHINGTON (AP) — Joe Biden was on friendly turf when he appeared in January 2018 at a San Francisco health care conference to...

Business

US CEO hands Oxford University $189 million for AI studies

LONDON (AP) — An American billionaire has given Oxford University 150 million pounds ($188.6 million) for a new institute that...

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Survey: Owners having problems with driver-assist systems

DETROIT (AP) — As auto companies continue to fix buggy touch-screen infotainment systems, a survey of new-vehicle buyers has...

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ECF2019 - 9th Asia-Pacific Shale Gas & Oil Summit: 3-Day Event (Shanghai, China - September 25-27, 2019) - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 19, 2019--The "ECF2019 9th Asia-Pacific Shale Gas & Oil Summit" conference has been added to...

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Delayed Kentucky internet project faces new squirrel setback

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — A project that would bring high-speed internet across Kentucky will be delayed because company...

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The Latest: Retired pilot says iPad training not enough

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the House aviation subcommittee hearing on the Boeing 737 Max (all times local):11:35...

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Tasty deals: Apps help find unsold food and reduce waste

BERLIN (AP) — After a long day at work, Annekathrin Fiesinger is too tired to consider making dinner at home. So the...

Need grows for more work opportunities for those with different abilities in central Oklahoma

HealthApr 21, 2019

For adults who live with different abilities, their needs for a better quality of life continue to grow, especially during their adult years, advocates said. Those who work to help such adults see a growing need in central Oklahoma, not just...

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Israel holds large military drill amid US-Iran tensions

JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel wrapped up its largest military drill in years on Wednesday, with thousands of troops from the army,...

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Saudi Arabia's Chiller Market 2014-2024: Size, Share, Development, Growth & Demand Forecast - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 19, 2019--The "Saudi Arabia's Chiller Market 2014-2024: Size, Share, Development, Growth & Demand...

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10 Things to Know for Today

Your daily look at late breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:1. US NAVY SAYS MINE...

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Global Intumescent Coatings Market Outlook 2019-2025 - Cellulosic is Projected to Be the Largest & Fastest Growing Application Segment - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 19, 2019--The "Intumescent Coatings Market Size, Share & Trends Analysis Report By End Use (Oil &...

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Navigant Research Report Shows Global Revenue from DER Capacity Is Expected to Experience a Compound Annual Growth Rate of Nearly 16%

BOULDER, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 19, 2019--A new report from Navigant Research provides a quantitative analysis of the...

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Union criticizes AT&T cuts totaling 1,800 jobs across U.S.

AT&T revealed plans to cut 43 technician jobs in Oklahoma, part of a nationwide reduction in force that triggered criticism...

Business

Facebook's currency Libra faces financial, privacy pushback

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Facebook is getting a taste of the regulatory pushback it will face as it creates a new digital currency...

Business

Google puts up $1B to ease housing headaches it helped cause

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Google is pouring $1 billion into easing the high-priced housing headaches that it and its Silicon Valley...

Business

Twice burned: Winklevii overshadowed by Zuckerberg yet again

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Can a Libra and two Geminis get along? How about Facebook and the Winklevoss twins?Back in the day, Mark...

Business

Trump says he'll talk trade with Xi next week in Japan

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump said he'll hold trade talks with Chinese President Xi Jinping next week at a summit of...

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The Latest: Lawmaker wants Facebook to suspend currency plan

NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on Facebook's new digital currency (all times local):5:40 p.m.The head of the House Financial...

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Lyrics site Genius accuses Google of lifting its content

Genius says it can prove lyrics from its site are appearing in Google search information panels — by examining the apostrophes.

Business

Facebook plans its own currency for 2 billion-plus users

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Facebook already rules daily communication for more than 2 billion people around the world. Now it wants...

Health

How major US stock indexes fared Tuesday

Technology companies powered stocks solidly higher on Wall Street Tuesday as traders hoped that a meeting next week between...

Business

MoneyGram's shares more than double on deal with Ripple

NEW YORK (AP) — MoneyGram's shares more than doubled Tuesday after the money transfer company announced a partnership with the...

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MoneyGram surges and Nvidia rallies while Facebook slips

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily on Tuesday:Facebook Inc., down 54 cents to $188.47The social...

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Markets Right Now: Trade deal hopes send US stocks higher

NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local):4 p.m.Stocks are closing broadly higher on...

Business

The top 10 books on Apple's iBooks-US

iBook charts for week ending June 16, 2019: (Rank, Book Title by Author Name, ISBN, PublisheriBooks US Bestseller List - Paid...

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The top iPhone and iPad apps on App Store

App Store Official Charts for the week ending June 16, 2019:Top Paid iPhone Apps:1. Minecraft, Mojang2. Heads Up!, Warner...

Business

Serpentine art CEO quits amid criticism of spyware firm link

LONDON (AP) — The CEO of London's Serpentine Galleries quit Tuesday amid what she called "toxic personal attacks" over her...

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Navigant Research Report Shows the Global Market for Electrolyzers is Expected to Grow at 16% Annually Through 2028

BOULDER, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 18, 2019--A new report from Navigant Research analyzes the global market for electrolyzers...

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Asian markets mostly edge higher ahead of Fed meeting

SINGAPORE (AP) — Stocks in Asia mostly advanced Tuesday ahead of interest rate decisions by the U.S. Federal Reserve and other...

Business

Oregon Democrats rally behind cap-and-trade emissions plan

SALEM, Ore. (AP) — Oregon is on the precipice of becoming the second state after California to adopt a cap-and-trade program, a...

Business

Is Elon Musk closing troublesome Twitter account or teasing?

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Tesla CEO Elon Musk abruptly revealed that he is closing the popular Twitter account that has repeatedly...

Health

How major US stock indexes fared Monday

U.S. stocks posted slight gains on Wall Street on Monday, adding a bit to the last two weeks of gains.However, trading remains...

Business

AP Interview: Airbus is ready for pilotless jets - are you?

LE BOURGET, France (AP) — The chief salesman for Airbus says his company already has the technology to fly passenger planes...

Crime

Sources: US to question Assange pal jailed in Ecuador

BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — U.S. investigators have received permission from Ecuador to question a Swedish programmer close to...

Health

Asia-Pacific's Solar Panel Recycling Market to 2024: Japan Holds Major Share Owing to Early Installation of Solar Panels Coupled With Proper Law for...

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 17, 2019--The "Asia Pacific Solar Panel Recycling Market - Forecasts from 2019 to 2024" report has...

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Huawei says US sanctions will cost it billions in revenue

SHENZHEN, China (AP) — Huawei's founder said Monday that the Chinese telecom giant's revenue will be $30 billion less than...

Business

Domino's teams up with Nuro to test autonomous delivery

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Domino's plans to test pizza delivery using fully autonomous vehicles in Houston.The world's biggest...

Business

2019 Report - Outlook of the Global Water and Wastewater Market - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 17, 2019--The "Outlook of the Global Water and Wastewater Market, 2019" report has been added to...

Changing property needs: Diverse factors affect changes in industrial market

BusinessApr 14, 2019

Medical marijuana and "last-mile" warehousing tied to rapid retail delivery are bringing increased occupancy, firming up lease rates, and introducing other changes to industrial property in Oklahoma City. "Medical marijuana has definitely...

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Global Energy Storage Market for Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) 2019-2023 - High Costs Involved in R&D of UAV Components Remains a Significant Challenge -...

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 17, 2019--The "Global Energy Storage Market for Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) 2019-2023" report...

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Global Connected (Smart) Street Light Market Outlook 2019-2023 with Adesto Technologies Corp, Cisco Systems, Itron, Signify, and Telensa Dominating -...

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 17, 2019--The "Global Connected (Smart) Street Light Market 2019-2023" report has been added to...

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Ocean Energy Markets Report 2019 - Global Market Analysis, Trends, and Forecasts, 2015-2022 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 17, 2019--The "Ocean Energy: Global Market Analysis, Trends, and Forecasts" report has been added...

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Insights Into the Global Pipeline Transportation Market 2016-2019 & 2024 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 17, 2019--The "Insights Into the Global Pipeline Transportation Market 2016-2019 & 2024" report...

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Global Flexible AC Transmission (FACT) Systems Markets, 2024 - Continued Investments in Traditional Fossil Fuel Based Power Projects to Drive Demand for...

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 17, 2019--The "Flexible AC Transmission (FACT) Systems: Global Market Analysis, Trends, and...

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Desalination Technologies in 2019: Global Market Analysis, Trends, and Forecasts Through 2016-2024 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 17, 2019--The "Desalination Technologies in 2019: Global Market Analysis, Trends, and Forecasts...

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Belgian dad pleas for help to find son missing in Australia

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — An encrypted phone message sent by a missing Belgian tourist could hold a clue to the 18-year-old's...

Business

The Latest: Ren says of US-Huawei fight 'no one will win'

SHENZHEN, China (AP) — The Latest on China's Huawei (all times local):2:50 p.m.Huawei's founder says it never occurred to the...

Business

Huawei's founder says tech company was surprised by determination of U.S. to take 'extreme' measures against it

SHENZHEN, China (AP) — Huawei's founder says tech company was surprised by determination of U.S. to take 'extreme' measures...

Business

Huawei founder likens company to badly damaged plane, says revenue will be $30 billion below forecast over next 2 years

SHENZHEN, China (AP) — Huawei founder likens company to badly damaged plane, says revenue will be $30 billion below forecast...

Business

CEO: Boeing made mistake in handling warning-system problem

PARIS (AP) — The chief executive of Boeing said the company made a "mistake" in handling a problematic cockpit warning system...

Business

Target's tech trouble clogs stores with long checkout lines

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A glitch stalled checkout lines at Target stores worldwide Saturday, exasperating shoppers and potentially...

Health

Friday Sports in Brief

NBASAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A California police agency will pursue a misdemeanor battery charge against Toronto Raptors President...

Business

Texas housing program aims to rebuild faster after disaster

HOUSTON (AP) — For Houston resident Scenacia Jones, the experience of getting her new home through an innovative way of...

Business

Top dog: Shares of online pet store Chewy soar in debut

NEW YORK (AP) — It was raining cats and dogs on Wall Street.Chewy, the online seller of pet food and squeaky toys, made a...

Business

Stocks post small losses; investors look ahead to Fed

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks ended a choppy week of trading with modest losses Friday as investors look forward to getting more clues...

Business

Grounding of Boeing plane hovers over big air show in Paris

Uncertainty over a Boeing jet and apprehension about the global economy hover over the aircraft industry as it prepares for...

Business

Women strike in Switzerland for fairer pay, more equality

GENEVA (AP) — Thousands of women across Switzerland walked off the job, burned bras and blocked traffic Friday in a day of...

Business

Markets Right Now: Stocks fall on fresh concerns about trade

NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local):4:00 p.m.Stocks are finishing lower Friday...

Business

North Carolina wants to know who owns voting-machine makers

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina won't clear voting-machine makers to sell their systems to county elections boards until it...

Health

NOT REAL NEWS: A look at what didn't happen this week

A roundup of some of the most popular but completely untrue stories and visuals of the week. None of these is legit, even...

Health

Initial public offerings scheduled to debut next week

NEW YORK (AP) — The following is a list of initial public offerings planned for the coming week. Sources include IPO ETF...

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Emails: Trump official pressed NASA on climate science

WASHINGTON (AP) — Once a skeptic about climate change, Jim Bridenstine came around to the prevailing view of scientists before...

Business

Broadcom shares fall as chipmaker warns on trade war impact

NEW YORK (AP) — Chipmakers suffered broad declines Friday after Broadcom warned that its business is being hurt by the U.S....

Business

Maryland official says Baltimore resisted help after hack

BALTIMORE (AP) — A Maryland information technology official says Baltimore leaders resisted accepting help from the state for...

News

Moulton signs fellow 2020 hopeful Gillibrand's cyber pledge

WASHINGTON (AP) — Democratic presidential candidate Kirsten Gillibrand (KEER'-sten JIHL'-uh-brand) says fellow challenger Seth...

Business

The Global Nuclear Power Market 2019-2024: Developing Countries to Drive Electricity Consumption and Production - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 14, 2019--The "The Global Nuclear Power Market 2019-2024" report has been added to...

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Correction: Bitcoin-Carbon Footprint story

BERLIN (AP) — In a story June 13 about the carbon footprint of bitcoin, The Associated Press reported erroneously that the...

Crime

US extradition case against Assange set for next year

LONDON (AP) — A British court has set a date early next year for WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange to face a U.S. extradition...

Business

Asian shares mixed over concerns about oil tankers, trade

TOKYO (AP) — Asian shares were mixed Friday as investors weighed a variety of factors, including alleged attacks on two tankers...

Business

Google will spend another $600 million on Oklahoma data center

PRYOR — Google announced plans Thursday to expand its data center near Pryor for the fourth time since opening nearly a decade...

Business

Hong Kong protesters wary of Chinese surveillance technology

HONG KONG (AP) — Young Hong Kong residents protesting a proposed extradition law that would allow suspects to be sent to China...

Business

Facebook's Zuckerberg is the focus of latest doctored video

NEW YORK (AP) — Three weeks after Facebook refused to remove a doctored video of House Speaker Nancy Pelosi slurring her words,...

Chesapeake, Devon aim to boost bottom lines using inclusiveness and diversity programs

BusinessApr 14, 2019

Publicly-traded oil and gas companies headquartered in Oklahoma City are among many with inclusion and diversity programs. But at Devon Energy Corp. and Chesapeake Energy Corp., those programs mean much more than developing standards and...

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How major US stock indexes fared Thursday

Stocks closed broadly higher Thursday, led by gains in retailers and media and energy companies.U.S. crude oil rose 2.2% after...

Business

'Deepfakes' called new election threat, with no easy fix

WASHINGTON (AP) — "Deepfake" videos pose a clear and growing threat to America's national security, lawmakers and experts say....

Business

Forum Energy Technologies to Present at the J.P. Morgan Energy Conference

HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 13, 2019--Forum Energy Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: FET) announced that Forum will be participating...

Business

Florida law to allow autonomous cars _ when they're ready

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Self-driving vehicles with no humans on board will be able to operate in Florida — once they're...

Business

Target is latest retailer to offer same-day delivery

Target is the latest retailer catering to shoppers with a gotta-have-it-now mentality. The discount chain said Thursday that it...

Business

Panel: 90% of US sport bets could be online in 5 to 10 years

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — Some gambling and technology executives say 90% of sports betting in the United States will be done...

Business

Ford opens Israel tech lab in move toward driverless cars

JERUSALEM (AP) — Ford has opened a research center in Israel, joining a legion of major automakers racing to develop new...

News

Presidential hopeful John Hickenlooper calls for carbon tax

DENVER (AP) — A carbon tax is part of the climate plan that Democratic presidential candidate John Hickenlooper is backing.He's...

Business

Google announces Oklahoma expansion, computer science grant

PRYOR, Okla. (AP) — Google has announced a $600 million expansion project at a data center in Pryor, Oklahoma, and a $6 million...

Business

German state to shut Facebook page over data privacy worries

BERLIN (AP) — A German state government announced plans Thursday to shut down the region's Facebook page because of concerns...

Business

Southwest pushes back expected return of troubled Boeing jet

DALLAS (AP) — Southwest Airlines is delaying expectations for return of the Boeing 737 Max, which remains grounded after two...

Business

Experts: Spy used AI-generated face to connect with targets

LONDON (AP) — Katie Jones sure seemed plugged into Washington's political scene. The 30-something redhead boasted a job at a...

Business

New network for first responders raises concern among media

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — The police chief of Alaska's largest city hurried out of the department's glass building after the...

Business

Twitter deletes accounts linked to foreign governments

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Twitter says it has deleted nearly 4,800 suspect accounts linked to Iran that the company says secretly...

Business

LED Light Engine (Lamps and Luminaires) Market - Global Forecast to 2024 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 13, 2019--The "LED Light Engine Market by Product Type (Lamps and Luminaires), Installation Type...

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Smart Water Meters Markets 2015-2019 - Global Market Analysis, Trends, and Forecasts to 2024 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 13, 2019--The "Smart Water Meters: Global Market Analysis, Trends, and Forecasts" report has been...

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Cogeneration Equipment: Global Market Insights, 2019 -- Shifting Focus of Research from Cogeneration to Small Scale CHP Systems - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 13, 2019--The "Cogeneration Equipment: Global Market Analysis, Trends, and Forecasts" report has...

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Chinese cyberattack hits messaging app during HK protest

BEIJING (AP) — An encrypted messaging app said Thursday that it was hit by a powerful cyberattack from China as a major protest...

Business

China's trade rep says 'external pressures' can help economy

BEIJING (AP) — Chinese media reported Thursday that the country's top trade negotiator said "external pressures" can help the...

Business

Global Level Sensors Market Research Report 2019, Forecast to 2024 - Petrochemical Capacity Expansion in Emerging Countries to Boost Market Growth -...

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 13, 2019--The "Level Sensors: Global Market Analysis, Trends, and Forecasts" report has been added...

Business

Asian shares mixed on jitters over Hong Kong protests

SINGAPORE (AP) — Asian stocks were mixed on Thursday as protesters in Hong Kong vowed to keep opposing a proposed extradition...

Business

Uber, Lyft suggest changes but want drivers as contractors

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Ride-hailing companies Uber and Lyft say they are willing to change the way they treat drivers in...

Crime

San Francisco prosecutors turn to AI to reduce racial bias

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — In a first-of-its kind experiment, San Francisco prosecutors are turning to artificial intelligence to...

Business

Uber tests drone food delivery, launches new autonomous SUV

WASHINGTON (AP) — Uber is testing restaurant food deliveries by drone.The company's Uber Eats unit began the tests in San Diego...

Business

Canadian Radarsat satellites launched aboard SpaceX rocket

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Three satellites for the Canadian Space Agency's Earth-monitoring Radarsat program were launched into orbit...

Business

Markets Right Now: Stocks fall for the 2nd day in a row

NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local):4 p.m.Stocks are ending lower for the second...

Crime

Senators question FBI on Russian hack of voting firm

WASHINGTON (AP) — Two U.S. senators asked the FBI on Wednesday to explain what it has done to investigate the suspected hack by...

Business

FCC wants to fix maps that now overstate broadband coverage

U.S. telecom regulators are trying to fix faulty maps that don't reflect which Americans have access to high-speed...

Business

Germany ends 5G frequency auction, raises $7.4 billion

BERLIN (AP) — Germany's auction of frequencies for a super-fast 5G network has ended after nearly three months, raising more...

News

Hungary scientists fear brain drain as govt seeks control

BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — The president of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences says the government is moving to gain control of...

Business

The Latest: 3 Canadian Radarsat satellites placed in orbit

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on the launch of three Canadian satellites from California (all times local):8:30 a.m.Three...

News

Growth Opportunity Analysis of the Global UPS Battery Market, 2019 Report - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 12, 2019--The "Growth Opportunity Analysis of the Global UPS Battery Market" report has been added...

Business

Ford recalls 1.3M vehicles for suspension, transmission woes

DEARBORN, Mich. (AP) — Ford is recalling over 1.3 million vehicles mainly in North America to fix rear suspension and...

Connection code: SheCodes a resource for women moving into the tech industry

BusinessApr 14, 2019

Once a month in meetings and any time via the group's online Slack channel, SheCodes provides women a place to learn about coding and other technology from women who work in the industry. The group is a resource that has helped promote...

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Business

Volkswagen to take stake in battery cell maker Northvolt

FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — Volkswagen says it is taking a stake in Swedish battery cell producer Northvolt AB and plans a joint...

News

Israel upgrades its air-raid warning system

JERUSALEM (AP) — The Israeli military says it has overhauled its air-raid warning system in order to minimize disruptions to...

Business

INNIO Helps Aggreko Boost Fleet Monitoring Capacity across Three Major Power Plants, Ahead of Schedule

JENBACH, Austria & LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 12, 2019--Today, INNIO* and Aggreko have announced a major milestone with the...

Business

Upstream Oil & Gas Industry Start-Up Tracker (Issue 11) Featuring Deasil Cognitive, Litmus Automation, Mission Secure, Noralis, and Water Lens -...

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 12, 2019--The "Upstream Oil & Gas Start-Up Tracker Issue 11" report has been added to...

Sports

Spanish league denies charges about microphone in its app

MADRID (AP) — The Spanish soccer league says the country's data protection agency doesn't understand the technology being used...

Business

Stocks slip as protests shake Hong Kong, trade woes linger

TOKYO (AP) — Global shares retreated Wednesday and Hong Kong's Hang Seng index fell sharply as thousands continued protests...

Business

Global Smart Cities Market Report 2019: Smart Buildings & Homes to Drive Long-Term Growth in the Smart Cities Market - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 12, 2019--The "Smart Cities: Global Market Analysis, Trends, and Forecasts" report has been added...

Business

Insights Into the Thin Film Photovoltaic Cells Global Market 2016-2019 & 2024 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 12, 2019--The "Thin Film Photovoltaic Cells: Global Market Analysis, Trends, and Forecasts" report...

Business

Global Clean Coal Technologies (CCT) Market Report 2019: Annual Estimates & Forecasts are Provided for the Period 2016-2024 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 12, 2019--The "Clean Coal Technologies (CCT): Global Market Analysis, Trends, and Forecasts"...

Business

Navigant Research Report Finds Longstanding Demand Side Management and New Business Models Are Expected to Lead to an Estimated $63.6 Billion in Spending in...

BOULDER, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 12, 2019--A new report from Navigant Research provides a high-level examination of the...

Business

Facebook opens UK engineering hub to fight harmful content

LONDON (AP) — Facebook is opening an engineering center in London that will build tech tools aimed at keeping harmful content...

Business

France's Dassault to acquire Medidata for $5.8 billion

French software company Dassault Systems says it will buy U.S.-based Medidata Solutions for $5.8 billion in cash.Dassault said...

Business

Police investigating 'swatting' hoax

The person calling Stillwater police fabricated a worst-case scenario on Sunday, saying they had hostages in an apartment...

Health

Biotech family business grew out of local shed

Sean and Scott Bauman, CEO and chief operating officer of biotechnology company IMMY, literally grew up in the family...

Business

Asian stocks mostly lower after retreat on Wall Street

TOKYO (AP) — Shares were mostly lower in Asia on Wednesday and Hong Kong's Seng index tumbled 1.7% as thousands continued...

Business

Justice's antitrust chief sketches how he'll assess big tech

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. Justice Department's antitrust chief suggested Tuesday he'll take a broad view of how competition is...

Business

The Latest: Biden: Trump wants to rewrite presidency limits

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The Latest on Donald Trump and Joe Biden visiting Iowa (all times local):8:15 p.m.Democratic...

Business

Tesla CEO lifts shareholder spirits, takes aim at media

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Tesla CEO Elon Musk assured shareholders the electric car maker has recovered from a disappointing start...

Business

Facebook launching app that pays users for data on app usage

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Facebook on Tuesday launched an app that will pay users to share information with the social media giant...

Business

OSHA: Street should have closed before Miami bridge collapse

MIAMI (AP) — Engineers had knowledge of extensive cracking and failed to order a street closed and shore up a pedestrian bridge...

Business

Trump orders simpler path for genetically engineered food

NEW YORK (AP) — President Trump wants to make it easier for genetically engineered plants and animals to enter the food supply,...

Business

Tech on trial: House mulls antitrust help for news industry

WASHINGTON (AP) — Members of both parties on Tuesday suggested legislation may be necessary for the financially-struggling U.S....

Business

States sue to stop $26.5 billion Sprint-T-Mobile deal

NEW YORK (AP) — A group of state attorneys general led by New York and California filed a federal lawsuit Tuesday to block...

Business

Connecticut gov says United Technologies will hire in-state

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Connecticut Gov. Ned Lamont says he's been assured United Technologies Corporation plans to hire 1,000...

Business

Markets Right Now: Stocks fall for first time in 6 days

NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local):4:00 p.m.Stocks lost some early momentum...

Business

Facebook invests in renewables with Texas solar project

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Facebook is building a massive solar farm in West Texas that's believed to be one of the largest solar...

Business

The Industrial Lighting Market: Worldwide Growth, Trends and Forecasts Through 2019-2024 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 11, 2019--The "The Industrial Lighting Market: Worldwide Growth, Trends and Forecasts Through...

Business

The Latest: States sue to stop $26.5B Sprint-T-Mobile deal

NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on T-Mobile-Sprint lawsuit (all times local):12:25 p.m.A group of state attorneys general led by New...

Crime

Feds: Nearly 1,700 arrested in child porn, abuse crackdown

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Justice Department says nearly 1,700 people have been arrested following a two-month crackdown aimed at...

Business

State attorneys general are suing to stop T-Mobile's $26.5 billion bid for Sprint, citing consumer harm

NEW YORK (AP) — State attorneys general are suing to stop T-Mobile's $26.5 billion bid for Sprint, citing consumer harm.

Health

How do you teach kids about texting? Bring in the teenagers

ESSEN, Germany (AP) — How do you teach tech-savvy kids to safely navigate the digital world? In Germany, you bring in the...

Business

Global Oilfield Chemicals Market Forecast to 2025: China, India, Southeast Asia, Brazil, Russia, and Mexico to Fuel the Rapid Market Growth -...

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 11, 2019--The "Global Oilfield Chemicals Market, Forecast to 2025" report has been added to...

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South Africa Industrial Water & Wastewater Treatment Chemicals Market 2019-2025 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 11, 2019--The "South Africa Industrial Water & Wastewater Treatment Chemicals (2019-2025): Market...

OKC nonprofit takes high-quality homes where commercial developers wouldn't

BusinessApr 14, 2019

At its core, it’s a quest to raise the quality of life and bring amenities back to areas hollowed out by urban renewal. But like most ambitious plans, there are multiple layers in the development transforming Oklahoma City’s northeast side. “We...

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Behind deadline: Home projects suffer from worker shortage

FORT COLLINS, Colo. (AP) — Lynn Osborne has been remodeling two homes. They are different styles, in different states, with...

Business

China mum on Trump-Xi meeting as Huawei says sales slowing

SHANGHAI (AP) — Attention is turning to a possible meeting of President Donald Trump with Chinese leader Xi Jinping at a summit...

Business

Uber rival Bolt relaunches in London after quick 2017 exit

LONDON (AP) — Estonian ride-hailing service Bolt has launched service in London two years after a short-lived attempt to expand...

Business

EU publishes Europe-wide rules on drone operation

BERLIN (AP) — The European Union has published EU-wide rules on drones to provide a clear framework for what is and isn't...

Business

The Latest: China mum on plan for Japan meeting with Trump

SHANGHAI (AP) — The Latest on trade tensions between the U.S. and China and their wider impact, especially on technology giant...

Business

Navigant Research Report Shows the Global Market for Electric Vehicle Equipment Sales and Installation Is Expected to Exceed $63 Billion by 2030

BOULDER, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 11, 2019--A new report from Navigant Research provides an overview of the current state of...

Business

Asian shares rise as Trump plans to meet Chinese leader

TOKYO (AP) — Asian shares rose Tuesday as investor jitters over trade eased after President Donald Trump suspended plans to...

Business

Customs says hack exposed traveler, license plate images

Customs and Border Protection said Monday that photos of travelers and license plates collected at a single U.S. border point...

Business

UN panel: Connect half the world, and $20 phones can help

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — An independent U.N. panel called Monday for much greater cooperation to bring digital technology to...

Business

Men plead not guilty in multi-million dollar phone scheme

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Two men have pleaded not guilty in California to federal charges alleging they devised a $25 million scheme...

Business

Private equity firm buying Shutterfly for $1.74 billion

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Private equity firm Apollo Global Management is buying online photo publishing company Shutterfly for $51...

Business

United Technologies' departure another blow to Connecticut

FARMINGTON, Conn. (AP) — Announcing a merger that will see United Technologies Corp. move its headquarters to the Boston area...

Business

Cellphone-focused video service Quibi planned for April 2020

NEW YORK (AP) — There's yet another new streaming service coming in the next year.Quibi's twist is that it's focused on short...

Business

Markets Right Now: Stocks rise on US deal with Mexico

NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local):4:00 p.m.Stocks are closing higher Monday...

News

AP: 3 million US students don't have home internet

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — With no computer or internet at home, Raegan Byrd's homework assignments present a nightly challenge:...

News

After all who were there are gone, what happens to history?

FORT NECESSITY NATIONAL BATTLEFIELD, Pennsylvania (AP) — There are pieces of burned wood, unearthed decades ago. There is a...

Sports

Brother's death steered Kim Goldman toward life of service

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Ron Goldman was not just Kim Goldman's big brother. He was her hero and protector, the guy who pulled a...

Business

Salesforce buying Tableau as businesses embrace data

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Salesforce, a maker of customer-management software, is buying Tableau Software in an all-stock deal...

Business

Raytheon and United Technologies to create a defense giant

WALTHAM, Mass. (AP) — Raytheon and United Technologies will join to create a massive aerospace and defense company in a sector...

Business

Supreme Court sides with Alabama company in patent dispute

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court sided Monday with an Alabama technology company over the U.S. Postal Service in a patent...

Business

Fiat Chrysler in talks with Aurora on autonomous vehicles

DETROIT (AP) — Fiat Chrysler is in talks to produce self-driving commercial vehicles with Aurora, an autonomous vehicle company...

Business

Global Biochar Market Insights by Technology (Gasification, Pyrolysis), Application (Agriculture (Farming, Livestock)) and Region 2019-2025 -...

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 10, 2019--The "Global Biochar Market Insights by Technology (Gasification, Pyrolysis), Application...

Business

Kim Dotcom fights US extradition in New Zealand's top court

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — Internet entrepreneur Kim Dotcom and three of his former colleagues on Monday took their fight...

Business

Asian stocks rise as Chinese trade data beats expectations

SINGAPORE (AP) — Asian financial markets advanced Monday after China released better-than-expected trade data for May, though...

Crime

Brazil Justice minister laments hack of prosecutors' phones

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Brazil's justice minister lamented on Sunday what he called the "criminal invasion" of the phones of...

Business

Bioengineered salmon won't come from US's biggest farm state

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Genetically engineered salmon is heading to store shelves in the U.S., but it won't be coming from the...

Business

China may restrict tech access in spiraling US trade dispute

BEIJING (AP) — China is creating a system to protect its technology, according to state media, as the U.S. restricts the access...

Business

G-20 finance officials pledge to protect global growth

FUKUOKA, Japan (AP) — Finance ministers and central bank chiefs from the Group of 20 major economies wrapped up a meeting in...

Business

France's Le Maire hopes to fortify Renault-Nissan alliance

FUKUOKA, Japan (AP) — The French government's priority as a shareholder in automaker Renault SA is to fortify its alliance with...

Crime

Man convicted in killing after being ID'd through Snapchat

LAS VEGAS (AP) — A man has been convicted of murder in a drug-related robbery killing in Las Vegas after initially being...

Business

US-China trade war sparks worries about rare minerals

PHOENIX (AP) — Rising trade tensions between the U.S. and China have sparked worries about the 17 exotic-sounding rare earth...

News

Baltimore IT head apologizes for ransomware attack response

BALTIMORE (AP) — Baltimore's chief information technology official has apologized to city leaders for the response to a...

News

Drone development aims to fill severe weather prediction gap

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Researchers at the University of Oklahoma and Oklahoma State University are jointly developing drone...

Traditional grocers offer pickup and delivery options

BusinessApr 14, 2019

Grocery shopping has gone relatively unchanged for decades, but that is changing. Traditional grocers are offering pickup and delivery options, and many patrons across the country are skipping the store altogether in favor of online ordering...

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Business

Trade disruptions, taxing tech companies are talk of G-20

FUKUOKA, Japan (AP) — How to reorder the global financial system in an era of trade stand-offs and technological change held...

Business

With Mexico deal done, US urges China to resume trade talks

FUKUOKA, Japan (AP) — One down, still others to go. President Donald Trump claimed a victory after Washington and Mexico agreed...

Business

Senior executives leave Uber after internal shakeup

NEW YORK (AP) — Uber is parting ways with two of its top executives less than a month after the company's rocky stock market...

News

Correction: Election Security-North Carolina story

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — In a story published June 5 about a federal forensic analysis of electronic poll books in Durham County,...

Business

Robowind’s Wind Turbine Blade Maintenance Robot Prototype

LONG BEACH, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 7, 2019--Robowind, LLC has worked together with Professors Praveen Shankar and Mahdi...

Business

Police use of DNA leads to backlash, changes to big database

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — After California detectives used a popular online DNA database to track down a suspect in the...

Business

Partially electric airplane makes California test flight

CAMARILLO, Calif. (AP) — A California company has conducted a test flight of a hybrid-electric airplane capable of carrying six...

Health

How major US stock indexes fared Friday

Stocks closed broadly higher Friday as investors bet that a report showing the U.S. added fewer jobs than expected last month...

Business

US stock market notches best week since late November

Wall Street turned the page on a painful May in the stock market by notching its best week since late November.Stocks climbed...

Business

Facebook stops Huawei from pre-installing apps on phones

LONDON (AP) — Facebook said Friday it has stopped letting its apps come pre-installed on smartphones sold by Huawei in order to...

Business

Boeing wanted to wait 3 years to fix safety alert on 737 Max

Boeing planned to wait three years to fix a non-working safety alert on its 737 Max aircraft and sped up the process only after...

Business

Markets Right Now: Stocks rise as rate cut looks more likely

NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local):4:00 p.m.Stocks are closing higher Friday as...

Business
Video

OSU delegates share future bioscience innovations with leaders

PHILADELPHIA — Three Oklahoma State University researchers this week have been connecting face-to-face with some of the world’s...

Business

US hiring slows amid trade rifts and weaker global economy

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. hiring stumbled in May as employers added just 75,000 jobs, a sign that businesses have become more...

Business

Weekly Summary Corporate dividends, name changes, new listings

NEW YORK (AP) — Changes announced in corporate dividends Jun. 3-Jun. 7.INCREASED DIVIDENDSAlexandria Real Estate $1 from...

Health

FDA: 'Influencers' promoted vaping without suitable warnings

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. regulators moved to discipline vaping companies for inappropriately promoting their flavored nicotine...

Crime

Albuquerque Pride rainbow crosswalk on Route 66 vandalized

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Police are investigating damage to a rainbow-colored crosswalk created in honor of Albuquerque Pride...

Health

Schools reckon with social stress: 'I'm on my phone so much'

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — High school biology teacher Kelly Chavis knew smartphones were a distraction in her class. But not even...

Business

Ram pickups recalled because air bags may not work in crash

DETROIT (AP) — Fiat Chrysler is recalling nearly 343,000 Ram pickup trucks worldwide because the air bags may not inflate in a...

Health

Innovations in Quantum Dots, Quantum Computing, Immunotherapy, and Solar Cells, 2019 Report - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 7, 2019--The "Innovations in Quantum Dots, Quantum Computing, Immunotherapy, and Solar Cells"...

Business

Innovations in Grid Batteries, Solar Panels, Pumped Hydro, Lithium Batteries, and Thermal Energy Storage, 2019 Study - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 7, 2019--The "Innovations in Grid Batteries, Solar Panels, Pumped Hydro, Lithium Batteries, and...

Business

Innovations in Renewable Energy, Waste Heat Recovery, Carbon Capture, and Energy Storage, 2019 Study - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 7, 2019--The "Innovations in Renewable Energy, Waste Heat Recovery, Carbon Capture, and Energy...

Business

2019 Study - Innovations in Efficient Emission Management, Quality Pressure Data Capturing, Accurate Laser-based Tool Measurement, and Improved Completion...

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 7, 2019--The "Innovations in Efficient Emission Management, Quality Pressure Data Capturing,...

Business

Valorisation of Waste Streams from Oil & Gas Operations: Creating a Need for New and Efficient Methods for Treatment - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 7, 2019--The "Technologies for Valorisation of Waste Streams from Oil & Gas Operations" report has...

Business

Innovations in Water and Wastewater Treatment, Digital Oil Fields, and Oil Spill Reclamation, 2019 Report - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 7, 2019--The "Innovations in Water and Wastewater Treatment, Digital Oil Fields, and Oil Spill...

Business

Europe shows challenges for US regulators targeting Big Tech

LONDON (AP) — As U.S. authorities prepare to investigate Silicon Valley's digital giants, they'll look for inspiration — and...

Business

No-say Nissan had tech that drove Fiat Chrysler-Renault idea

TOKYO (AP) — Nissan wasn't consulted on the proposed merger between its alliance partner Renault and Fiat Chrysler, but the...

Business

Asian stocks trail US rise on US-Mexico trade deal optimism

TOKYO (AP) — Asian shares were mostly higher Friday on investor optimism about a possible trade deal between the U.S. and...

Sports

Neymar testifies in Brazil about posting accuser's photos

BRASILIA, Brazil (AP) — Soccer star Neymar testified for almost two hours in Rio de Janeiro's police headquarters Thursday in a...

Business

Protester arrested at Jeff Bezos Amazon conference in Vegas

LAS VEGAS (AP) — A woman was arrested Thursday after approaching Amazon CEO and founder Jeff Bezos and yelling about chicken...

Business

The Latest: Protester arrested at Jeff Bezos Amazon event

LAS VEGAS (AP) — The Latest on the arrest of a protester who approached Amazon CEO and founder Jeff Bezos on stage at a...

Business

National Oilwell Varco Announces Sale of Two 20,000 Psi BOP Stacks to Transocean

HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 6, 2019--National Oilwell Varco, Inc. (NYSE: NOV) today announces the sale of two 20,000-psi...

Business

Markets Right Now: Stocks post 3rd straight day of gains

NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local):4:00 p.m.Stocks are rising for a third...

OKC Civic Life for Monday, April 15, 2019

BusinessApr 15, 2019

Beer sales back on Parks Director Doug Kupper says Oklahoma City golf courses have seen a drop in beer sales since new regulations on serving alcohol took effect last year. A quirk in the law essentially killed the city's ability to sell beer...

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Business

Google's challenge to game consoles to kick off in November

NEW YORK (AP) — Google will kick off its Stadia streaming service to challenge the video game industry in November — but...

Health

'Sell By' or what? US pushes for clarity on expiration dates

NEW YORK (AP) — If milk is a few days past its "Sell By" date, is it safe to drink?U.S. regulators are urging food-makers to be...

Crime

The Latest: Ex-deputy in Parkland shooting out of jail

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — The Latest on School Shooting-Florida (all times local):3:30 p.m.A former Florida deputy charged...

Life
Video

OKC's deadCenter Film Festival planning 2nd techCenter conference, showcasing VR films and wearable technology

The event is free and open to the public, offering three days of cutting-edge virtual and wearable technology and entertainment.

Business

Regulators give phone companies new tools to fight robocalls

NEW YORK (AP) — Federal regulators voted Thursday to give phone companies the right to block unwanted calls without getting...

Business

Huawei warns US would hurt itself by cutting off tech ties

ST. PETERSBURG, Russia (AP) — A senior executive for Chinese technology giant Huawei said Thursday that he hopes the company's...

Business

The Latest: Regulators approve new tools to fight robocalls

NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on fighting robocalls (all times local):11:15 a.m.Federal regulators are giving phone companies the...

Crime

German police raid dozens of home over online hate speech

BERLIN (AP) — Police have raided dozens of homes across Germany as part of a nationwide law enforcement campaign against online...

Business

The Coal Mining Sector, Including Coal Testing & Laboratories, in South Africa, 2019 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 6, 2019--The "The Coal Mining Sector, including Coal Testing and Laboratories in South Africa...

Business

Google to acquire data firm Looker for $2.6 billion

NEW YORK (AP) — Google is acquiring data analytics firm Looker for $2.6 billion cash in an effort to expand its Google Cloud...

Business

The Latest: Trump will speak with Xi, then act on tariffs

CAEN, France (AP) — The Latest on the trade dispute between China and the United States, and related developments (all times...

Sports

Better camera technology game-changer for Triple Crown races

BALTIMORE (AP) — Without high-tech cameras and updated monitors, TV viewers would not have been able to see Justify win the...

Business

Seal Rock Conserves Water with Technologies from Sensus, a Xylem Brand

RALEIGH, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 6, 2019--While the tranquil coastal community of Seal Rock, Oregon, serves as a retreat for...

Business

Robot baristas are latest front in S. Korea automation push

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Are robot baristas the future of South Korea's vibrant coffee culture?Dal.komm Coffee thinks so. The...

Business

China says list of 'unreliable' foreign firms coming soon

BEIJING (AP) — China's Commerce Ministry will release a list of "unreliable" foreign companies in the near future, a spokesman...

Business
Video

OSU’s Unmanned Systems Research Institute addresses drone challenges

STILLWATER — Dozens of drones-in-development occupy benches in the design laboratory at Oklahoma State University’s Unmanned...

Business

Asian stocks mixed after Trump threatens Mexico tariffs

SINGAPORE (AP) — Asian stocks were mixed on Thursday as traders kept a close watch on impending U.S. tariffs on Mexico while...

Business

'Pray for this county,' sheriff says after 2 wrecks kill 11

SCOOBA, Miss. (AP) — A Mississippi sheriff is asking for prayers for his community after two wrecks claimed 11 lives in his...

Business

Feds to test North Carolina election computers for hacking

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — More than two years after North Carolina check-in software failed on Election Day, federal authorities...

Crime

Authorities accuse teen of peddling drugs, guns on Snapchat

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A New Mexico teenager faced drug and gun charges on Wednesday amid accusations that he had used a...

Business

Amazon says drones will be making deliveries in 'months'

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Amazon said Wednesday that it plans to use self-piloted drones to deliver packages to shoppers' home in the...

Business

Should Amazon be broken up? 'No,' says Amazon executive

LAS VEGAS (AP) — An Amazon executive said Wednesday that the online shopping giant isn't too big and shouldn't be broken up,...

Business

Is there finally more help in the fight against robocalls?

NEW YORK (AP) — New tools are coming to fight robocalls, but don't expect unwanted calls to disappear.Political gridlock could...

Crime

Police thwarted by electronic doors during Virginia shooting

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (AP) — Police responding to the deadly mass shooting at a Virginia Beach municipal building were unable to...

Business

GM adds trickier roads to its semi-autonomous driving system

DETROIT (AP) — General Motors is adding 70,000 miles (113,000 kilometers) of roads across the U.S. and Canada to the area where...

Business

GameStop, Pivotal Software fall; Campbell, Salesforce rise

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily on Wednesday:Salesforce.com Inc., up $7.63 to $158.44The...

Business

YouTube updates hate speech guidelines to prohibit videos

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — YouTube updated its hate speech policies Wednesday to prohibit videos with white supremacy and neo-Nazi...

Business

Markets Right Now: Stocks rise again, though energy tanks

NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local):4:00 p.m.Stocks are closing broadly higher on...

Business

After Iron Man, Robert Downey Jr. aims to clean up the earth

LAS VEGAS (AP) — After playing Iron Man for more than a decade, Robert Downey Jr. has found a real-life villain he wants to...

Health

Veteran accused of placing explosive device at VA hospital

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — A 60-year-old U.S. Army veteran faces up to 10 years in prison on charges that he placed an improvised...

News

The Latest: Trump: Ireland shares US concerns about Huawei

LONDON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump's visit to Britain (all times local):6:05 p.m.President Donald Trump says...

Business

Americans think fake news is big problem, blame politicians

NEW YORK (AP) — Half of U.S. adults consider fake news a major problem, and they mostly blame politicians and activists for it,...

Business

China launches 1st rocket from mobile platform in Yellow Sea

BEIJING (AP) — China on Wednesday launched a rocket from a mobile platform at sea for the first time, sending a five commercial...

Farzaneh brothers support education, housing, other causes in central Oklahoma

BusinessApr 28, 2019

MOORE — Revolution didn’t break out in Iran 40 years ago until after the Farzaneh brothers left to study architecture at the University of Oklahoma, but its effects reached around the world and lay a heavy weight on both of them. “Because of...

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Crime

Officials probe Baltimore cyberattack, claim of leaked files

BALTIMORE (AP) — The city of Baltimore and federal authorities are investigating whether documents posted online are connected...

Business

Global Offshore Wind Power Market Report 2019-2023 with Profiles of Major Players - Erndtebrcker Eisenwerk, Nexans, and Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy -...

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 5, 2019--The "Global Offshore Wind Power Market 2019-2023" report has been added to...

Business

2019 Tinkerfest applications open for makers, artists, scientists and hobbyists

Science Museum Oklahoma is accepting applications for makers, artists, scientists and hobbyists to host an activity table at...

Business

Mt. Gox head Karpeles plans new Japan bitcoin tech business

TOKYO (AP) — Mark Karpeles, arrested in Japan after his bitcoin exchange collapsed from massive hacking, has started a business...

Business

Asian shares jump on US Fed's rate cut bandwagon

BANGKOK (AP) — Shares surged Wednesday in Asia following a rally on Wall Street spurred by signs the Federal Reserve is ready...

Business

Delegation Sharing Oklahoma’s Good News Bioscience Story at BIO International Convention

PHILADELPHIA — More than 40 Oklahoma bioscience and industry experts from a wide array of fields are busy telling global...

Crime

Where things stand in the Flint water crisis investigation

LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Questions abound after Michigan authorities executed search warrants in recent weeks to take from...

Business

Is 'Big Tech' too big? A look at growing antitrust scrutiny

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Is Big Tech headed for a big breakup?The U.S. Justice Department and the Federal Trade Commission are...

Business

Renault delays decision on Fiat Chrysler marriage proposal

PARIS (AP) — Renault has delayed a decision on whether to merge with Fiat Chrysler, a deal that could reshape the global auto...

Business

The Latest: Trump says he doesn't think Markle is 'nasty'

LONDON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump's visit to Europe (all times local):9:09 p.m.President Donald Trump says he...

Business

Markets Right Now: Dow gains 512 points on back of Fed

NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local):4:00 p.m.Hopes for a cut in interest rates...

News

Watchdog says FBI has access to about 640M photographs

WASHINGTON (AP) — A government watchdog says the FBI has access to about 640 million photographs — including from driver's...

Business

EU legal expert says online defamation enforceable worldwide

BRUSSELS (AP) — A top European Union legal adviser said Tuesday that social media networks like Facebook could be ordered to...

Business

Top Russian internet firm reportedly under pressure on data

MOSCOW (AP) — Russia's leading internet company said Tuesday that it's committed to data privacy as it responded to reports...

Business

China issues travel alerts, slams US 'interference'

BEIJING (AP) — China issued a pair of travel warnings for the U.S. on Tuesday and slammed what it called "interference" in its...

Health

Cataract treatment inventor Dr. Patricia Bath dies at 76

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Dr. Patricia Bath, a pioneering ophthalmologist who became the first African American female doctor to...

Business

Stock markets turn around after tech sell-off

BANGKOK (AP) — Shares in Europe are bouncing back Tuesday and Wall Street appears headed for gains as Mexico tries to ease...

Business

The Latest: China blasts 'interference" in own affairs

BEIJING (AP) — The Latest on trade tensions between the United States and China (all times local):7:15 p.m.A Chinese Foreign...

Business

Congress launches Big Tech antitrust probe

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The federal government may be warming up its antitrust enforcement machine and pointing it at Big Tech.On...

Business

Navigant Research Report Shows the Global Market for Customer Experience Analytics Is Expected to Grow from $53 Million in 2019 to $117 Million in 2028

BOULDER, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 4, 2019--A new report from Navigant Research discusses how competition, regulatory...

Business

The Latest: Congressional panel readies tech antitrust probe

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The Latest on antitrust concerns in the technology industry (all times local):3 p.m.The House Judiciary...

Crime

Swedish court rules not to extradite Assange for rape probe

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange should not be extradited to Sweden for a revived rape...

Business

Apple previews new software as it diversifies beyond iPhones

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Apple, beset by falling iPhone sales, announced upcoming changes to its phone and computer software...

Business

Trump, in tussle with CNN, suggests boycott of parent AT&T

NEW YORK (AP) — President Donald Trump took to Twitter on Monday to reiterate his complaints about CNN and suggest a boycott of...

Business

Russia demands Tinder give user data to secret services

MOSCOW (AP) — Russia is requiring dating app Tinder to hand over data on its users — including messages — to the national...

News

California turns to military technology to help fight fires

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California has a new level of cooperation with the Pentagon as it tries to avoid another deadly,...

Business

Ukrainian extradited to US to face hacking attack charges

SEATTLE (AP) — A Ukrainian man charged in a massive hacking attack on restaurants, casinos and other business in 47 states has...

Business

China data suggests trade war hit; tech group reverses stand

BEIJING (AP) — A report Monday on Chinese manufacturing suggested that Beijing's trade war with the Trump administration is...

Crime

School's plan for facial recognition system raises concerns

LOCKPORT, N.Y. (AP) — A New York school district has finished installing a facial recognition system intended to spot...

Business

The Latest: Apple unveils privacy tools, iTunes changes

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on Apple's developers conference (all times local):12:20 p.m.New privacy tools and changes...

Business

US stock indexes end mixed; Nasdaq slumps on big tech slide

Major U.S. stock indexes ended mostly lower Monday amid signs that the Trump administration is laying the groundwork to ratchet...

News

Swedish court rules that it won't seek detention of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange in suspected rape case

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Swedish court rules that it won't seek detention of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange in suspected...

Business

US top diplomat presses Dutch to be tough on China over tech

THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo put pressure on the Netherlands on Monday to follow...

Secretary of Agriculture Blayne Arthur seeks to promote the industry's value to all Oklahomans

BusinessApr 14, 2019

From its economic impact to the food products we buy in stores, agriculture’s presence in Oklahoma is diverse, inclusive and profound. And starting this year, it has something it never has had before: A woman leading the agency that oversees...

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Business

World markets wobble as US, China trade jibes over trade

BANGKOK (AP) — World stock markets mostly fell on Monday as surveys of manufacturers showed business confidence crumbling as...

Business

German chipmaker Infineon to buy Cypress for $10 billion

MADRID (AP) — German chipmaker Infineon is buying U.S.-based Cypress Semiconductor Corp. for more than $10 billion.Infineon...

Business

Samsung vows to keep up investment as trade war raises risks

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Samsung Electronics' Vice Chairman Lee Jae-yong has vowed to keep up robust investments in key...

Sports

A team-by-team look at baseball's draft from 1996-2018

Using the search engine at Baseball-Reference.com, The Associated Press evaluated each team's draft performance from 1996...

Business

Virginia Beach attacker notified boss of plans to leave job

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (AP) — The gunman who attacked his colleagues at a Virginia Beach government office building resigned by...

Business

China blames US for trade dispute, but doesn't escalate

BEIJING (AP) — China fired back at the U.S. Sunday over the two nations' trade dispute, issuing a report that blamed the...

Business

Airlines downgrade 2019 forecast amid trade spats, fuel hike

BERLIN (AP) — The International Air Transport Association is lowering its 2019 profit forecast for the airline industry amid...

Business

Virginia victims had 150 years of combined service with city

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (AP) — Four were engineers who worked to maintain streets and protect wetlands. Three were right-of-way...

Crime

The Latest: Note says shooter's family sends condolences

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (AP) — The Latest on the shooting in Virginia Beach (all times local):8:20 p.m.A handwritten note at the...

Business

China vows military action if Taiwan, sea claims opposed

SINGAPORE (AP) — China's defense minister warned Sunday that its military will "resolutely take action" to defend Beijing's...

Business

Trump's tariffs: What are they? How do they work?

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump has once again turned to tariffs to try to get his way with a U.S. trading...

Business

Google's activities under scrutiny by US, Europe regulators

WASHINGTON (AP) — Google, the tech giant known universally for its search engine, also has fingers in a number of other pies,...

Business

Reports: Justice Dept. preparing antitrust probe of Google

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. Justice Department is readying an investigation of Google's business practices and whether they...

Business

US now seeking social media details from all visa applicants

WASHINGTON (AP) — The State Department is now requiring nearly all applicants for U.S. visas to submit their social media...

Business

Defense chief calls out China on tech theft, South China Sea

SINGAPORE (AP) — U.S. Acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan on Saturday denounced China's efforts to steal technology from...

Business

Huawei retaliation? China draws up list of 'unreliables'

In an ominous but vague warning, China said Friday that it was drawing up a list of "unreliable" foreign companies,...

Crime

Utah police used new DNA test to link man to child's death

LOGAN, Utah (AP) — Police were able to quickly connect a man to the disappearance and death of a 5-year-old Utah girl using a...

News

The Latest: Shanahan calls out China over South China Sea

SINGAPORE (AP) — The Latest on the U.S.-China relationship (all times local):8:30 a.m.U.S. Acting Defense Secretary Patrick...

Business

Stocks end rocky month lower as Trump widens trade war

Wall Street is no fan of Tariff Man.The stock market stumbled Friday to its first losing month of 2019 in May, primarily due to...

Business

MEED Insights: GCC Water and Wastewater Market Outlook 2019 - Outlook for Investments - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 31, 2019--The "MEED Insights: GCC Water and Wastewater Market Outlook 2019 - Outlook for...

Business

Hackers take down Iranian social security website

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran's semi-official ILNA news agency says hackers took down the website belonging to the country's...

Business

German government expands electric car incentive program

BERLIN (AP) — The German government is extending a system of incentives to buy electric cars by 18 months until the end of...

Business

Asian shares mixed, trade worries continue on Trump tariffs

TOKYO (AP) — Asian shares were mixed Friday as trade worries continued after U.S. President Donald Trump announced additional...

Business

China factory activity falls contracts in May amid dispute

BEIJING (AP) — China's factory activity fell into contraction territory in May amid an ongoing trade dispute with the U.S. that...

Business

Report: Zuckerberg security chief accused of misconduct

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg's personal security chief faces accusations of sexual misconduct and making...

Business

Judge orders Facebook to turn over records on data privacy

DOVER, Del. (AP) — A Delaware judge is ordering Facebook to turn over internal records regarding data privacy and access to...

Business

Seattle man builds fence around car-share vehicle at duplex

SEATTLE (AP) — A Seattle man took exception to a car-share vehicle that was parked without permission at his duplex. So he...

Business

Prosecutors: Vomit led to deadly Uber shooting in New Mexico

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A ride-hailing driver shot and killed a New Mexico passenger earlier this year during an argument over...

Business

Critics say FCC report overstates broadband availability

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — The Federal Communications Commission's broadband report is being hammered by critics who say it...

Business

PVH and Movado slide while Burlington and DSW rise

Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily on Thursday:PVH Corp., down $14.76 to $84.49The owner of the Calvin Klein and...

News

Ronnie James Dio to tour in hologram form

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Images of explosions, fire and dragons stream across a massive digital screen set behind a band playing the...

Business

Markets Right Now: Stocks end a wobbly day slightly higher

NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local):4 p.m.Stocks ended a wobbly day modestly...

News

The Latest: Residents seek shelter after river floods homes

FORT SMITH, Ark. (AP) — The Latest on flooding affecting parts of the United States (all times local):2:45 p.m.Temporary...

Boeing's top executive in Oklahoma City works to include diverse workforce through inclusion

BusinessApr 14, 2019

With the right talent, skills and a little bit of help, you can climb your way to the heavens. Nancy R. Anderson, Boeing’s vice president of Aircraft Modernization & Modification, knows from experience. Anderson recently returned to...

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Business

Waymo bringing self-driving trucks to Phoenix area freeways

PHOENIX (AP) — Google's self-driving vehicle division says it's bringing autonomous trucks to the Phoenix area.Waymo announced...

Business

Foxconn awards contracts to 'Wisconsin-based' companies

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Foxconn Technology Group has awarded $13 million in contracts to three firms it describes as...

Business

Mahathir urges US to talk with China, accept its greatness

TOKYO (AP) — Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad on Thursday called for talks to resolve the ongoing trade dispute...

Business

Facebook isn't deleting the fake Pelosi video. Should it?

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — When a doctored video of House Speaker Nancy Pelosi — one altered to show the Democratic leader slurring...

Sports

Helmet tour: Seeking safest possible head protection

DES PLAINES, Ill. (AP) — There probably never will be a perfect football helmet. That doesn't mean manufacturers won't chase...

Health

Asian stocks mostly fall on Wall Street slide, trade fears

TOKYO (AP) — Asian shares were mostly lower Thursday after another round of selling on Wall Street amid investor worries about...

Business

China dangles a potentially harmful new threat in trade war

WASHINGTON (AP) — Facing new trade sanctions and a U.S. clampdown on its top telecommunications company, China issued a pointed...

Business

Pelosi slams Facebook for not removing altered video

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — House Speaker Nancy Pelosi slammed Facebook on Wednesday for not removing a doctored video that has spread...

Business

Cuba legalizes private Wi-Fi, importation of routers

HAVANA (AP) — Cuba announced Wednesday that it is legalizing private Wi-Fi networks and the importation of equipment like...

Business

Ethiopian pilot pleaded for training weeks before Max crash

NEW YORK (AP) — Just days after a Lion Air Boeing 737 Max nosedived in Indonesia and killed all 189 people aboard, an Ethiopian...

Business

Hydrogen-power electric flying vehicle: Long road to liftoff

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A transportation company is betting its sleek new hydrogen-powered electric flying vehicles will someday...

Business

Capri, Abercrombie tumble; Marvell Technology rises

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily on Wednesday:Abercrombie & Fitch Co., down $6.62 to $18.39The...

Health

Man bitten by rabid bat hiding between iPad and case

SOUTH HAMPTON, N.H. (AP) — A New Hampshire man got a big surprise as he went to close up his iPad. A bat was wedged between the...

Business

Markets Right Now: Stocks slide again on Wall Street

NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local):4 p.m.Stocks slid again on Wall Street,...