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Elon Musk says cutting back on work hours isn't an option

Arianna Huffington is calling on Elon Musk to adopt a healthier work-life balance, but the Tesla CEO says that's not an...

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Report: Experts knew Genoa bridge had weakened 20 percent

GENOA, Italy (AP) — Engineering experts determined in February that corrosion of the metal cables supporting the Genoa highway...

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Markets Right Now: Retailers lead gains for US stock indexes

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

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Retailers, airlines lift US stocks higher, extending gains

U.S. stocks moved higher in late-afternoon trading Monday, on course to extend the market's gains from last week. Investors bid...

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Whitmer names 'tech guru' Gilchrist as Michigan running mate

LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Democratic gubernatorial candidate Gretchen Whitmer announced the selection of Garlin Gilchrist II as her...

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The Smart Water Meter Market to 2025 - Global Analysis & Forecasts by Types; Components; and Applications - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug 20, 2018--The "Smart Water Meter Market to 2025 - Global Analysis and Forecasts by Types;...

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The Global Electric Aircraft Market 2018-2022 - Dominated by Alternair, Bye Aerospace, Evektor, Lilium, PC Aero, and Pipistrel - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug 20, 2018--The "Global Electric Aircraft Market 2018-2022" report has been added to...

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Crude Oil Desalter - Global Market Forecast to 2022: Key Players are Alfa Laval, Canadian Petroleum Processing Equipment, Frames, Forum Energy Technologies,...

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug 20, 2018--The "Global Crude Oil Desalter market 2018-2022" report has been added to...

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Trump sends mean tweets, first lady talks positivity online

ROCKVILLE, Md. (AP) — Melania Trump talked up the importance of teaching children positive cyber habits Monday on the same...

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OU vice president steps down ahead of Senate confirmation

NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — The University of Oklahoma says its vice president for research is stepping down to prepare for a...

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Global Floating Power Plant Market 2018-2022 featuring Key Players: Karadeniz Holding, Ocean Power Technologies, SIMEC Atlantis Energy, Trina Solar,...

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug 20, 2018--The "Global Floating Power Plant market 2018-2022" report has been added to...

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A dog's life: fitness trackers help put fat pets on a diet

PRAGUE (AP) — When Czech entrepreneur Robert Hasek began jogging with his dog, Darwin, the three-mile runs were making the bull...

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China Water & Wastewater Treatment (WWT) Technology Market 2018-2023: Analysis by Equipment Type and End-user Industry - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug 20, 2018--The "China Water and Wastewater Treatment (WWT) Technology Market - Segmented by...

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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. WHAT TRUMP IS SAYING...

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Global Hybrid Power Solutions Market Outlook to 2023: Analysis by Power Rating, Type, End-user, and Geography - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug 20, 2018--The "Global Hybrid Power Solutions Market - Analysis by Power Rating, Type, End-user,...

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Trump administration less concerned about conserving oil

WASHINGTON (AP) — Conserving oil is no longer an economic imperative for the U.S., the Trump administration declares in a major...

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CEO Jack Dorsey admits Twitter hasn’t ‘figured out’ approach to fake news

In an interview with CNN’s Brian Stelter, the beard-rocking CEO said Twitter is reluctant to commit to a timetable for enacting...

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Italy bridge designer warned in 1979 of risk of corrosion

ROME (AP) — The Italian engineer who designed the Genoa bridge that collapsed and killed dozens warned four decades ago that it...

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US says conserving oil is no longer an economic imperative

WASHINGTON (AP) — Conserving oil is no longer an economic imperative for the U.S., the Trump administration declares in a major...

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Renewable resort: Greek island to run on wind, solar power

TILOS, Greece (AP) — When the blades of its 800-kilowatt wind turbine start turning, the small Greek island of Tilos will...

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Legal Counsel: Can you copyright a tweet?

Legal Counsel: Can you copyright a tweet?

Accounting firm set to bring life to historic Midtown church

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The last empty, endangered historic church in downtown Oklahoma City is set to be redeveloped into offices and a residence following its recent sale to a local accounting firm.

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To fend off Netflix, movie theaters try 3-screen immersion

Sit at the back of the movie theater, and it's possible to see the appeal of ScreenX, the latest attempt to drag film lovers...

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US school districts weigh duty to youth migrant shelters

When San Benito, Texas, school leaders learned of an influx of children to a migrant shelter in their small town near the...

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Former UN Secretary-General Kofi Annan dies at age 80

ACCRA, Ghana (AP) — Kofi Annan, a charismatic global diplomat and the first black African to become United Nations...

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Egypt president ratifies law imposing internet controls

CAIRO (AP) — Egypt's President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi has ratified an anti-cybercrime law that rights groups say paves the way...

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Trump says he 'won't let' social media target conservatives

BRIDGEWATER, N.J. (AP) — President Donald Trump is accusing social media companies of "totally discriminating against...

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Taiwan improves missiles to counter China military expansion

TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — Taiwan is responding to China's arms buildup by developing missiles and interceptors of its own that...

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US regulators target Facebook on discriminatory housing ads

NEW YORK (AP) — Federal regulators are alleging that Facebook's advertising tools allow landlords and real estate brokers to...

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Privacy group tells FTC Google tracking violated 2011 order

A privacy group said in a letter sent to the Federal Trade Commission on Friday that Google has violated the terms of a 2011...

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As Musk admits to job stress, Tesla's board may have to act

Elon Musk's erratic behavior was front and center again this week as the CEO of Tesla conceded that he's overwhelmed by job...

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___Tesla shares fall as CEO admits job stress is getting to himDETROIT (AP) — Shares of Electric car maker Tesla Inc. tumbled...

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How major US stock indexes fared Friday

U.S. stocks rose late in the day Friday as investors hoped the U.S. and China are making more progress in trade talks. The Wall...

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Stocks jump as hopes rise for progress on China trade talks

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks rose late in the day Friday as investors welcomed signs of progress in resolving the trade dispute...

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Weekly Summary Corporate dividends, name changes, new listings

NEW YORK (AP) — Changes announced in corporate dividends Aug. 13-Aug. 17.INCREASED DIVIDENDSAtrion 1.35 from 1.20CSP .15 from...

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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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The Latest: Tesla shares drop 9 percent after Musk interview

NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on Tesla CEO Elon Musk (all times local):4:00 p.m.Tesla shares are closing with a loss of $29.95,...

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Markets Right Now: Stocks shake off wobbly start, end higher

NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local):4 p.m.The stock market shook off a wobbly...

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Birth control app highlights emerging health tech market

LONDON (AP) — The condom, the pill and now, the smartphone?Natural Cycles, a mobile fertility app, this month became the first...

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Blockchain Market in the Global Energy Sector - Forecast to 2023: CAGR to Grow at 50% - Smart Contracts to Witness the Fastest Growth - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug 17, 2018--The "Global Blockchain Market In The Energy Sector - Growth, Trend and Forecasts (2018 -...

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Global Thin Film Photovoltaic Cells Market 2018: Strategic Business Outlook to 2024 - Growing Focus on Renewable Sources of Energy Favors Market Growth -...

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug 17, 2018--The "Thin Film Photovoltaic Cells - Global Strategic Business Report" report has been...

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More than 1,000 Google workers protest censored China search

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — More than a thousand Google employees have signed a letter protesting the company's secretive plan to...

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Kroger rolls out driverless cars for grocery deliveries

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — At a time when big-box retailers are trying to offer the same conveniences as their online...

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Uber driver charged with assaulting woman in San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — An Uber driver from San Francisco is accused of picking up a woman while off-duty and sexually assaulting...

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APNewsBreak: Google clarifies location-tracking policy

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Google has revised an erroneous description on its website of how its "Location History" setting works,...

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What Google changed in its location-tracking explanation

Days after an AP investigation, Google has changed a help page that erroneously explained how its "Location History" setting...

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Tesla files lawsuit against Ontario government

TORONTO (AP) — Electric car maker Tesla Motors said Thursday it is suing Ontario's new government, claiming it was treated...

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Bridge in Italy had unusual design, required constant work

NEW YORK (AP) — The bridge that collapsed in the Italian port city of Genoa was considered a feat of engineering innovation...

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Can Twitter change its 'core' and remain Twitter?

NEW YORK (AP) — After long resisting change, Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey wants to revamp the "core" of the service to fight rampant...

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Bridge collapse highlights Italy's aging infrastructure

MILAN (AP) — Collapsed concrete, twisted metal, crushed cars.While the disaster in Genoa was the deadliest in recent years,...

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How major US stock indexes fared Thursday

U.S. stocks jumped Thursday as China and the U.S. said they will hold their first trade discussions in months, a potential sign...

Sports

Little Leaguers connect with Translate, Fortnite, Facebook

SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) — Outfielder Rolando Rodriguez from Panama heard a reporter's question, but doesn't speak English....

Business

Google clarifies to users it still tracks their location even after they turn off location history, following AP report

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Google clarifies to users it still tracks their location even after they turn off location history,...

Millennial homebuying news goes from good to bad to worse

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Experian and ValueInsured offer sobering statistics on millennial home buying plans and expectations.

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Elon Musk proposes Los Angeles tunnel to Dodger Stadium

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Traffic-weary baseball fans could someday travel to and from Dodger Stadium on a public transportation...

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US and Chile agree to cooperate on cyber security

SANTIAGO, Chile (AP) — U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis and his Chilean counterpart have signed an agreement pledging closer...

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Global Smart Grid Analytics Market (2018-2023) to Grow at a CAGR of 25% - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug 16, 2018--The "Global Smart Grid Analytics Market - Growth, Trend and Forecasts (2018 - 2023)"...

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'Queen of Soul' Aretha Franklin dies at 76

NEW YORK (AP) — Aretha Franklin, the undisputed "Queen of Soul" who sang with matchless style on such classics as "Think," ''I...

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In US dispute, a few Turks destroy iPhones in online posts

ISTANBUL (AP) — A small number of Turks are responding to their president's call to boycott American electronic goods by...

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4 Places to Find Last-Minute Scholarships

Only a few weeks — or maybe even days — remain until college campuses reopen, but there may still be time to get a scholarship...

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European stock markets pick up after losses in Asia

TOKYO (AP) — Stock markets are higher in European trading as Turkey's currency crisis abated somewhat and after a downbeat day...

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Carbon Capture and Storage - Global Strategic Business Report 2018 - Annual Estimates & Forecasts 2015-2024 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug 16, 2018--The "Carbon Capture and Storage - Global Strategic Business Report" report has been...

Business

Company blames hacker after jobseeker told name is 'ghetto'

CHESTERFIELD, Mo. (AP) — A suburban St. Louis clinic that treats men with low testosterone is blaming a hacker after a...

Business

Global Annual Revenue from Residential IoT Device Sales Expected to Increase to $167.2 Billion in 2027

BOULDER, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug 16, 2018--A new report from Navigant Research examines the global market for residential...

Business

Asian stocks slide as investors fret over China's economy

TOKYO (AP) — Asian shares fell Thursday after deepening worries about global economic growth, particularly in China, set off a...

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Italy hunts for blame in bridge collapse that killed 39

GENOA, Italy (AP) — As more bodies were pulled Wednesday from a mountain of jagged concrete and twisted steel left by a highway...

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Shipwreck from only WWII battle in America found off Alaska

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Daryl Weathers remembers trying to pull men from the sea off Alaska's Aleutian Islands after a U.S....

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After Alex Jones timeout, Twitter CEO mulls deeper changes

NEW YORK (AP) — A day after Twitter gave right-wing conspiratorialist Alex Jones a weeklong timeout, CEO Jack Dorsey is mulling...

Health

Officials remove special rules for gene therapy experiments

U.S. health officials are eliminating special regulations for gene therapy experiments, saying that what was once exotic...

Business

Report: SEC subpoenas Tesla about CEO's buyout plans

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Government regulators have subpoenaed Tesla as they dig deeper into CEO Elon Musk's recent disclosure...

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The Latest: Report-CEO rethinking 'core parts' of Twitter

NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on Twitter's suspension of conspiracy theorist Alex Jones (all times local):6 p.m.In an interview...

Health

Best Buy to buy a provider of health devices for the aging

NEW YORK (AP) — Consumer electronics retailer Best Buy is pushing more into the health field, acquiring a company that provides...

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How major US stock indexes fared Wednesday

Deepening worries about global economic growth, particularly in China, set off a rout in riskier assets including technology...

Business

Uber narrows 2Q loss as company polishes tarnished image

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Uber is still struggling to make money while the ride-hailing service's CEO deals with the headaches left...

Business

Markets Right Now: Tech weakness pulls stock indexes lower

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

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Research Report on China's Lithium Battery Separator Industry, 2018-2022 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug 15, 2018--The "Research Report on China's Lithium Battery Separator Industry, 2018-2022" report...

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Editorial Roundup: Excerpts from recent editorials

Excerpts from recent editorials in the United States and abroad:___Aug. 14Boston Herald on the FBI's leadership:The news that...

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$7.1 Bn Blockchain in Energy Market by Type, Component, End-user, Application, and Region - Global Forecast to 2023 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug 15, 2018--The "Blockchain in Energy Market by Type (Private, Public), Component (Platform,...

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Ford to spend roughly $740M on Detroit redevelopment plans

DETROIT (AP) — Ford Motor Co. plans to spend roughly $740 million renovating Detroit's long vacant train depot and redeveloping...

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Modi says India will send manned flight into space by 2022

NEW DELHI (AP) — India will send a manned flight into space by 2022, Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced Wednesday as part...

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Air Conditioning Systems: Global Market Analysis & Forecast 2018-2024 - Improvement in Housing Standards is the Major Market Driver - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug 15, 2018--The "Air Conditioning Systems Market: Global Industry Analysis, Trends, Market Size and...

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Scooter service gets reprieve

The Oklahoma City Council voted Tuesday to give a one-week reprieve to a rental scooter service that dropped scooters on street...

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Trade Talk: Most employers eliminate candidates due to social media missteps

Trade Talk: Most employers eliminate candidates due to social media missteps

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China files WTO challenge to US tariffs on solar panels

BEIJING (AP) — China says it is challenging a U.S. tariff hike on solar panels before the World Trade Organization, adding to...

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The Latest: Italy authorities raise bridge death toll to 26

MILAN (AP) — The Latest on the collapse of a bridge in Italy (all times local):10:15 p.m.Italian authorities from the region of...

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Twitter suspends conspiracy theorist Alex Jones for 1 week

NEW YORK (AP) — Twitter says it is suspending the account of the far-right conspiracy theorist Alex Jones for one week after he...

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Sen. Nelson: "Foolish" to deny Russia targeting Florida

MONTICELLO, Fla. (AP) — U.S. Sen. Bill Nelson, under fire from Florida's Republican governor, isn't backing down from comments...

The U.S. Strategic Petroleum Reserve is changing, but maybe not in a way you expect.

BusinessJul 29, 2018

Sales of oil from the U.S. Strategic Petroleum Reserve to support the nation's petroleum needs is a tool President Donald Trump has suggested he might use to try to control the commodity's market price. But past Congressional acts already are...

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Tinder's founders seek at least $2 billion in lawsuit

A group of early Tinder employees, including cofounders Sean Rad and Jonathan Badeen, announced on Tuesday that they filed a...

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Italian bridge collapse sends cars plunging, killing 26

MILAN (AP) — A 51-year-old highway bridge in the Italian port city of Genoa collapsed in a driving rain Tuesday, killing at...

Business

Los Angeles is first in US to install subway body scanners

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Los Angeles' subway will become the first mass transit system in the U.S. to install body scanners that...

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How major US stock indexes fared Tuesday

U.S. stocks rallied Tuesday as banks, retailers, and smaller companies jumped. That helped the market recover most of its...

Health

Medical device maker settles suit over psychologist's death

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A medical device maker has settled a lawsuit over the death of a prominent Yale University psychologist...

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The top 10 books on Apple's iBooks-US

iBook charts for week ending August 12, 2018: (Rank, Book Title by Author Name, ISBN, Publisher)1. Crazy Rich Asians by Kevin...

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The top iPhone and iPad apps on App Store

App Store Official Charts for the week ending August 12, 2018:App StoreTop Paid iPhone Apps:1. Minecraft, Mojang2. Heads Up!,...

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Tinder founders, execs file suit against IAC and Match Group

NEW YORK (AP) — The founders of the dating app Tinder, along with current executives and some of its employees, filed a lawsuit...

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Fire & Gas Detection Systems - The Global Market is Forecast to Grow at a CAGR of 7.4% during 2017-2026: Analysis by Technology, End-User and Geography -...

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug 14, 2018--The "Fire and Gas Detection System - Global Market Outlook (2017-2026)" report has been...

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Correction: Citizens Bank Headquarters story

JOHNSTON, R.I. (AP) — In a story Aug. 13 about Citizens Bank, The Associated Press reported erroneously that the bank is...

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The Latest: Turkey says it will help firms hit by turmoil

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — The Latest on Turkey's currency crisis (all times local):5:25 p.m.Turkey's finance minister says his...

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Global Robotic Drilling (Oil & Gas) Market Report 2018 - Forecast to 2022 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug 14, 2018--The "Global Robotic Drilling Market 2018-2022" report has been added to...

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Ubiquitous Energy Selected to Receive $3 Million Grant From the California Energy Commission to Further Its Transparent Solar Technology

REDWOOD CITY, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug 14, 2018--Ubiquitous Energy, the leader in transparent solar technology, is pleased...

Business

Using common social media tactics to subvert US elections

NEW YORK (AP) — The latest efforts to disrupt the U.S. midterm elections through Facebook manipulation seem to be following a...

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Terves and Powdermet Provide Semi-Annual Update

EUCLID, Ohio--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug 14, 2018--To our valued Employees, Partners, Shareholders and Customers,As we complete the...

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Desalination & Water Sector Report, 2018 Edition - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug 14, 2018--The "Desalination & Water Sector Report - 1st Edition - 2018" report has been added to...

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China blasts US military bill as interference in its affairs

BEIJING (AP) — China on Tuesday blasted a U.S. military spending bill that calls for development of plans to help self-ruled...

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Solar Battery Chargers: Global Market Outlook (2017-2026) by Application, Type, End User and Geography - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug 14, 2018--The "Solar Battery Charger - Global Market Outlook (2017-2026)" report has been added to...

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Business owners need continuity plans as part of usual strategy

Business owners need continuityplans as part of usual strategy Q: Explain what the term “network” means to a business owner? A:...

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OU researcher, business school dean connect at BioScience Networking event

Serendipity showed up at the recent Oklahoma BioScience Networking luncheon in the person of Daniel Pullin, dean of the Michael...

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How do we prepare Oklahoma students for workforce demands for STEM skills?

At current course and speed, the U.S. is expected to need at least a million more STEM (science, technology, engineering and...

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Technology briefs

Some hackers target fax machines What could be less threatening than the old office fax machine? Nothing. That's precisely why...

Business

Google tracks your movements, like it or not

SAN FRANCISCO — Google wants to know where you go so badly that it records your movements even when you explicitly tell it not...

Business

To fend off Netflix, movie theaters try 3-screen immersion

LONDON (AP) — Sit at the back of the movie theater, and it's possible to see the appeal of ScreenX, the latest attempt to drag...

Business

Navigant Research Report Shows Asia Pacific, Western Europe, and North America are Expected to Account for Nearly 90% of the Global Energy Storage for EV...

BOULDER, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug 14, 2018--A new report from Navigant Research examines the global market for EV charging,...

Business

Beijing appeals to US for fairness under investment law

BEIJING (AP) — China appealed to Washington on Tuesday not to misuse security concerns to hamper business activity after...

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Asian markets mixed after Wall St falls on Turkey jitters

BEIJING (AP) — Asian stock markets were mixed Tuesday after Wall Street declined and Turkey's currency crisis fed fears about...

Business

Seattle airplane theft prompts review of security measures

SEATTLE (AP) — The spectacular theft of a 76-seat plane from the Seattle airport by a ground crew employee is prompting an...

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Reports of election site hacking rankle Florida officials

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Child's play or a signs of a serious security problem in one of the nation's swing states?That's the...

Business

NASA administrator supports Trump 'space force' proposal

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine expressed full support Monday for President Donald Trump's proposed...

Business

Questions loom over Tesla deal after CEO reveals Saudi link

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Tesla CEO Elon Musk's elaboration on his plan to engineer a buyout of the electric car maker could get the...

Business

The Latest: Lawmakers vow action on Google location tracking

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The Latest on Google's location-tracking settings (all times local):3 p.m.Lawmakers are vowing to step up...

Business

Power System Simulator: Worldwide Market Analysis & Outlook 2017-2018 to 2026 - Growing Demand for Cloud & IoT Platforms is a Major Driver -...

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug 13, 2018--The "Power System Simulator - Global Market Outlook (2017-2026)" report has been added...

Parking tension continues in Plaza District

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Discord is rising among property owners in the Plaza District following the realization that half of a parking lot used by Lyric Theater was quietly purchased two years ago by Jeff Struble, who is considering ending free use for theater patrons...

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Global Primary Battery Market Overview & Outlook 2017-2018 to 2026 by Battery Type and Geography - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug 13, 2018--The "Primary Battery - Global Market Outlook (2017-2026)" report has been added to...

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How major US stock indexes fared Monday

U.S. stocks fell further Monday as Turkey's central bank was unable to stop a steep plunge in the nation's currency. That's...

Health

Markets Right Now: Stocks end lower on Wall Street

NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local):4 p.m.Stocks continued to fall as Turkey's...

Business

How to find and delete where Google knows you've been

Even if "Location History" is off on your phone, Google often still stores your precise location .Here are some things you can...

Business

AP Exclusive: Google watches your movements, like it or not

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Google wants to know where you go so badly that it records your movements even when you explicitly tell it...

News

Review: 'Seeds of Science' explores GMO crop debates

"Seeds of Science: Why we got it so wrong on GMOs" (Bloomsbury), by Mark Lynas.Mark Lynas has written a timely and important...

Business

AP Exclusive: Google tracks your movements, like it or not

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Google wants to know where you go so badly that it records your movements even when you explicitly tell it...

Business

Beware the fax machine: some hackers target old gadgets

LONDON (AP) — What could be less threatening than the old office fax machine? Nothing. That's precisely why it's used as a...

Business

Blockchain Is Not Invincible

SINGAPORE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug 12, 2018--No one has ever said that changing the world is a simple matter, and no one should...

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'Touch the sun': NASA spacecraft hurtles toward our star

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — Embarking on a mission that scientists have been dreaming of since the Sputnik era, a NASA...

Crime

Baltimore officer suspended after punching incident recorded

BALTIMORE (AP) — A Baltimore police officer was suspended Saturday after a video surfaced online showing him repeatedly...

Business

US students turn grief into tech startup after France attack

BERKELEY, Calif. (AP) — California college student Anjali Banerjee was watching fireworks during a 2016 celebration on a...

Business

Tesla CEO Musk taunts short sellers amid legal scrutiny

WASHINGTON (AP) — Tesla CEO Elon Musk used Twitter late Friday to taunt investors who have bet against his company, even though...

Business

Last-minute technical problem delays NASA's flight to sun

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — A last-minute technical problem Saturday delayed NASA's unprecedented flight to the sun.The early...

Business

Speech group: @realDonaldTrump still blocking Twitter foes

NEW YORK (AP) — A free speech group says President Donald Trump is still blocking dozens of people from his Twitter account...

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Florida Gov. wants proof from Sen. Nelson over hacking claim

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Florida Gov. Rick Scott, calling the allegations sensational, demanded on Friday that U.S. Sen. Bill...

Business

Turkish turmoil knocks US and European stocks lower

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks in the U.S. and Europe skidded Friday as investors worried about the financial stability of Turkey and...

Crime

Video shows Cameroon's soldiers shooting cowering civilians

YAOUNDE, Cameroon (AP) — A "horrifying" video circulating on social media shows Cameroon's security forces shooting at least a...

Business

Tech giants still stumbling in the social world they created

NEW YORK (AP) — Who knew connecting the world could get so complicated? Perhaps some of technology's brightest minds should...

Business

Bitcoin scammers target wealthy, threaten to expose 'secret'

CHEVY CHASE, Md. (AP) — Men in a wealthy Washington suburb have been receiving letters threatening to expose their dark secrets...

Business

For many kids, summer means powering down for camp

NEW YORK (AP) — If teens are so attached to their phones and all things connected, why do so many of them wind up in no-device...

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Actress Sean Young wanted for questioning in burglary

NEW YORK (AP) — Police say actress Sean Young is wanted for questioning after she was caught on surveillance video stealing...

Business

Residential Air Purifiers: Global Market Analysis by Type, Sales Channel, Technology, and Region - Forecast to 2023 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug 10, 2018--The "Global Residential Air Purifiers Market - Segmented by Type (Stand-alone...

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Global Commercial Aircraft Battery Management System Market 2018-2022 - Key Vendors are Acme, Concorde Battery, EaglePicher Technologies, Kanto Aircraft...

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug 10, 2018--The "Global Commercial Aircraft Battery Management System (BMS) Market 2018-2022" report...

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Asian shares slip despite upbeat Japanese economic data

BANGKOK (AP) — Shares were lower in Asia on Friday, tracking losses on Wall Street despite the release of data showing Japan's...

Business

Tech billionaire Henry Nicholas facing drug counts in Vegas

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Tech billionaire and advocate of crime victims Henry T. Nicholas III is facing drug counts after being...

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Florida officials want info about election hacking claims

WASHINGTON (AP) — Florida officials want more information from the U.S. Senate supporting claims made by Sen. Bill Nelson that...

Business

Julia Roberts, reboots and diversity part of new TV season

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — What's the television industry's top summer destination? A hotel in which 200-plus U.S. and...

News

Pence outlines US Space Force plan for 'next battlefield'

WASHINGTON (AP) — Pointing to growing threats and competition from Russia and China, the White House on Thursday announced...

Business

Tesla stock drops closer to pre-Musk tweet level

After two days of turmoil, Tesla shares have fallen back closer to the level they were trading at before CEO Elon Musk tweeted...

Business

Uber faces new roadblock in New York on its way to IPO

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Uber will have to navigate around a new regulatory pothole in New York on an already bumpy road to its...

Business

Samsung's new phone shows how hardware innovation has slowed

NEW YORK (AP) — Samsung's new smartphone illustrates the limits of innovation at a time when hardware advances have slowed.The...

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Poles want coal jobs protected amid green energy shift

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Polish trade union leaders and government officials at a climate conference called Thursday for nations...

Executive Q&A with Scarlet Le-Cao: Vietnamese immigrant grabs hold of the American dream she watched as a girl on the...

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Executive Q&A with Scarlet Le-Cao: Vietnamese immigrant grabs hold of the American dream she watched as a girl on the silver screen

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UK watchdog fines child care company for selling data

LONDON (AP) — Britain's information watchdog has fined a firm that offers advice on pregnancy and child care 140,000 pounds...

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Dukakis: Global accord needed on use of AI by governments

BOSTON (AP) — Is self-driving government in the future?Michael Dukakis, the former Massachusetts governor and erstwhile...

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Markets Right Now: Stocks indexes drift in midday trading

NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local):11:45 a.m.Major U.S. indexes are little...

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The Latest: Incremental improvements in new Samsung phone

NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on Samsung's new Note 9 smartphone (all times local):11:30 a.m.Samsung's new smartphone will be...

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Among the stories Thursday from The Associated Press

NEW YORK (AP) — Among the stories Thursday from The Associated Press:TOP STORIES:SINCLAIR TRIBUNE TERMINATED — Tribune Media is...

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Linton Crystal Technologies Introduces 300mm Furnace, KX320MCZR

ROCHESTER, N.Y.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug 9, 2018--Linton Crystal Technologies (LCT) introduces the KX320MCZR, a Czochralski (CZ)...

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Battery Management Systems: World Markets to 2023 - Increasing Adoption of Electric Vehicles is Driving the Market - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug 9, 2018--The "Global Battery Management System Market - Analysis of Growth, Trends and Forecasts...

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China exports accelerated in July despite rise in US tariffs

BEIJING (AP) — China's exports to the United States surged last month, shrugging off President Trump's tariff hike in a dispute...

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Asian markets mixed as trade spat in focus, oil stabilizes

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Asian stock markets were mixed on Thursday with Chinese stocks outperforming the region, as investors...

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Tesla CEO's buyout bid raises eyebrows, legal concerns

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Tesla CEO Elon Musk is seeking relief from the pressures of running a publicly held company with a $72...

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Kansas' most populous county fumbles 2nd major election

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas' most populous county left the rest of the state waiting nearly 13 hours until Wednesday morning...

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Robots are getting more social. Are humans ready?

BOSTON (AP) — Personal home robots that can socialize with people are starting to roll out of the laboratory and into our...

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The Latest: Report-SEC probing Musk's Tesla-buyout tweet

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The Latest on Tesla CEO Elon Musk's plan to take the electric car maker private (all times local):1:30...

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Correction: Fall Homes-Indoor Greenhouses story

In a story Aug. 7 about indoor greenhouses, The Associated Press misspelled Scotts Miracle-Gro and its AeroGarden product. In...

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Sinclair, Tribune in talks to overcome regulatory hurdles

NEW YORK (AP) — The Sinclair broadcasting company says it's in talks with Tribune Media on how to overcome regulatory hurdles...

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Despite mom's plea, "Fortnite" lawsuit against teen advances

CARY, N.C. (AP) — Despite a plea from a Delaware teen's mother, developers of popular third-person shooter game "Fortnite" will...

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Samsung plans $22 billion for artificial intelligence, autos

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Samsung Electronics plans to spend a whopping $22 billion over the next three years on artificial...

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Red-hot voyage to sun will bring us closer to our star

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — A red-hot voyage to the sun is going to bring us closer to our star than ever before.NASA's Parker...

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Advocates condemn psych techniques used to keep kids online

CHICAGO (AP) — Children's advocates want the American Psychological Association to condemn the tech industry's practice of...

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Twitter CEO defends decision not to ban Alex Jones, Infowars

LONDON (AP) — Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey defended his company's decision not to ban right-wing conspiracy theorist Alex Jones and...

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Global Gallium Arsenide (GaAs) Wafer Market to 2023 - A $1.52 Billion Opportunity: Analysis by Type, Technique, Application and Geography -...

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug 8, 2018--The "Global Gallium Arsenide (GaAs) Wafer Market - Forecasts from 2018 to 2023" report...

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Oklahoma business briefs for July 8

Oklahoma business briefs for July 8.

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China mobile tower owner debuts in HK market after $6.9B IPO

HONG KONG (AP) — Shares in the state-owned monopoly that operates China's vast network of mobile phone towers ended their first...

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The Global Supercapacitor Material Market is Expected to Grow at a CAGR of 19.3% - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug 8, 2018--The "Supercapacitor Materials Market by Type, By End Users and By Geography - Global...

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Asian shares mixed after new US tariffs put on China exports

BANGKOK (AP) — Shares were mostly higher in Asia on Wednesday after the U.S. followed through with plans to put higher tariffs...

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8 years after going public Elon Musk wants to take Tesla private

Tesla's CEO said that as a public company, the automaker is distracted by wild swings in stock price and is under "enormous...

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Disney says its new streaming service won't rival Netflix

NEW YORK (AP) — Disney's upcoming streaming service won't try to compete directly with Netflix and Amazon, but will focus...

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Tesla CEO drops latest bombshell with $72B buyout proposal

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Tesla CEO Elon Musk is gearing up to lead a buyout of the electric car maker in a stunning move that would...

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The Latest: Disney says streaming service not Netflix rival

NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on Disney's financial results (all times local):5:55 p.m.Disney says its upcoming streaming service...

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Africa Drones (UAVs) and Robotics in Utility Grid Infrastructure Market Outlook 2017-2026 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug 7, 2018--The "Drones (UAVs) and Robotics in Utility Grid Infrastructure Africa Market Outlook -...

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The Latest: Musk says going private would free Tesla

NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on Tesla CEO Elon Musk proposing to take the electric car private at $420 per share (all times...

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New US slap against China: Tighter curbs on tech investment

WASHINGTON (AP) — Already threatened by escalating U.S. taxes on its goods, China is about to find it much harder to invest in...

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Markets Right Now: S&P 500 index marks its 4th straight gain

NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local):4 p.m.Solid gains in technology, industrial...

Oklahoma City needs to recognize achievements of Clara Luper

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Oklahoma City needs to recognize achievements of Clara Luper.

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Global Utility Drones Market 2018-2023 by Services (End-to-End Solution and Point Solution), Type (Multi-Rotor and Fixed Wing), End-user (Power, and...

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug 7, 2018--The "Utility Drones Market by Services (End-to-End Solution and Point Solution), Type...

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Navajo robotics team heads to international competition

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A team of Navajo high school students from a remote town in southern Utah is building a robot to...

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31 California aerospace workers exposed to unknown chemical

SANTA CLARITA, Calif. (AP) — Eight employees at a Southern California aerospace facility were taken to a hospital after being...

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Tesla's stock halted as CEO Elon Musk tweets he's considering taking the electric vehicle company private

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Tesla's stock halted as CEO Elon Musk tweets he's considering taking the electric vehicle company private.

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US Navy: Welding problem found on missile tubes for new subs

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — The U.S. Navy said Tuesday there's a problem with welds on missile tubes that are destined for new...

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A 70-year-old grandmother who spends 14 hours a day tweeting hundreds of messages in support of Donald Trump was reportedly flagged as a bot

In an effort to shut down automated accounts on its platform, Twitter has suspended or frozen the accounts belonging to real...

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Small businesses find tight job market makes it hard to hire

WASHINGTON (AP) — Even with the U.S. economy booming and the job market strong, hiring has slowed among one category of...

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Driver jailed in UK for texting moments before fatal crash

LONDON (AP) — A British judge has sentenced a driver to six years in prison for hitting two pedestrians moments after he sent a...

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Goo-gle gaga: Parenting in the age of Alexa and her ilk

Hey parents: What if there was a machine that could respond to your kids' every command, never tiring, even if they ask it to...

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Trump's China trade war pulls consumer tech into crossfire

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The prices of headphones, speakers, high-tech lighting and internet service could all go up if the U.S....

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Indian ride-hailing service Ola plans UK expansion

LONDON (AP) — Indian ride-hailing service Ola is stepping up its international expansion with plans to launch in the U.K., its...

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Global Electromagnetic Flow Meter Market Analysis & Forecasts 2018-2023, With An Expected CAGR of 5.12% - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug 7, 2018--The "Global Electromagnetic Flow Meter Market - Forecasts from 2018 to 2023" report has...

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Stocks rise on company earnings, oil gains on Iran sanctions

BEIJING (AP) — Global stock markets rose Tuesday as investors looked past U.S.-China trade tensions and the price of oil...

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Technology briefs for Tuesday, Aug. 7

MoviePass puts new caps on tickets MoviePass, a discount service for movie tickets at theaters, is walking back a planned 50...

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Early stage investing in startups is essential

Last week, after I wrote about valuation — the negotiation that happens between entrepreneur and investor over what the startup...

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Facial recognition system set to be used in Olympic security

TOKYO (AP) — A facial recognition system will be used across an Olympics for the first time as Tokyo organizers work to keep...

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Testing finds flaws with car electronic car safety systems

DETROIT (AP) — Cars and trucks with electronic driver assist systems may not see stopped vehicles and could even steer you into...

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Solar cookout aims to woo traditional chefs, cut carbon

DEZHOU, China (AP) — The savory aromas of roasting hot dogs and chicken kebabs wafted out of metal and glass vacuum tubes...

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Judge: App user not entitled to anonymity in rally case

A social media platform can be compelled to divulge account information belonging to a woman who anonymously chatted online...

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Pentagon restricts use of fitness trackers, other devices

WASHINGTON (AP) — Military troops and other defense personnel at sensitive bases or certain high-risk warzone areas won't be...

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Japanese students use VR to recreate Hiroshima bombing

FUKUYAMA, Japan (AP) — It's a sunny summer morning in the city of Hiroshima, Japan. Cicadas chirp in the trees. A lone plane...

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Government seeks to overturn AT&T-Time Warner merger ruling

WASHINGTON (AP) — The judge who allowed AT&T's mega-merger with Time Warner was clearly wrong in concluding the marriage won't...

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Major tech companies remove Alex Jones for hate, bullying

NEW YORK (AP) — Major tech companies have begun to ban right-wing conspiracy theorist Alex Jones from their services,...

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No price hike, but new caps on MoviePass discount tix plan

NEW YORK (AP) — MoviePass, a discount service for movie tickets at theaters, is walking back a planned 50 percent price...

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Interviews, photos and video: Oklahoma's deadCenter Film Festival, Woody Guthrie Center embrace virtual reality storytelling

In Oklahoma, the deadCenter Film Festival in Oklahoma City and Woody Guthrie Center in Tulsa are showcasing virtual reality...

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Genetics technology could lead to more crops, fresher food

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — A multinational agricultural company based in Idaho has acquired gene editing licensing rights that could...

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New Android version, 'Pie,' rolls out Monday on Pixel phones

NEW YORK (AP) — The next version of Google's Android system will be called Pie.It will use artificial intelligence to adapt to...

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Tap and pray: Churches using card readers for donations

LONDON (AP) — Thousands of Christian churches across the world are now using portable card readers or apps to take donations as...

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Facebook, iTunes and Spotify drop InfoWars

Apple has removed hundreds of podcasts by conspiracy theorist Alex Jones and his InfoWars brand from its iTunes and Podcasts...

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Rocket City, Alabama: Space history and an eye on the future

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (AP) — The birthplace of NASA's rockets lies in the land of cotton, hundreds of miles from Cape Canaveral's...

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Convicted Russian hacker Anikeyev released from prison

MOSCOW (AP) — The leader of a hacker group that targeted prominent Russian officials has been released from prison.Vladimir...

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Singapore minister: Major cyberattack may be state-linked

SINGAPORE (AP) — A cyberattack that breached 1.5 million health records in Singapore has been attributed to sophisticated...

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Make way for virtual reality cinema

Kim Voynar, CEO and founder of WonderTek Labs in Seattle, helped assure that deadCenter’s virtual cinema programming the past...

Cushing inventory continues its fall, federal data shows.

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The Cushing terminal in northern Oklahoma was storing a record amount of oil less than two years ago. But now, the amount of oil stored by its operators is less.

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BMW apologizes over engine fires caused by hardware problem

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — BMW AG's Korean unit apologized Monday over engine fires that prompted recalls and a probe, seeking...

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SoftBank's earnings surge 50-fold on investment fund gains

TOKYO (AP) — Japanese technology company SoftBank says its net profit soared more than 50-fold from a year earlier to 313.7...

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The Latest: ACLU blasts Portland police handling of protest

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The Latest on protests in Portland, Oregon (all times local):8:30 p.m.The head of the Oregon branch of...

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Apple iPhone chip supplier says virus will delay shipments

A company that makes semiconductors for Apple iPhones says it is recovering from a virus outbreak but expects the incident to...

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New Field Station: Dinosaurs brings prehistoric adventure back to Kansas prairie

“Terrible lizards” are again calling the heartland plains home at the new family-friendly attraction Field Station: Dinosaurs,...

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Palestinian teens reach finals of Silicon Valley app pitch

NABLUS, West Bank (AP) — Four Palestinian high school friends are heading to California this week to pitch their mobile app...

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Program aims to boost local entrepreneurs

Piyush Patel is leading Oklahoma City’s launch of the Entrepreneurs' Organization Accelerator program, which matches owners and...

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Executive Q&A with Piyush Patel: Successful business owner teaches, gives back

Executive Q&A with Piyush Patel: Successful business owner teaches, gives back

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Facebook opens up on vote meddling, but is the shift real?

NEW YORK (AP) — For a company bent on making the world more open, Facebook has long been secretive about the details of how it...

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Bluebird jet boat floats again, 51 years after fatal crash

LONDON (AP) — The famed jet boat Bluebird returned to the water Saturday for the first time since a 1967 crash that killed...

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5-year drought raises questions over Israel's water strategy

KFAR YUVAL, Israel (AP) — For years, public service announcements warned Israelis to save water: Take shorter showers. Plant...

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Trump wants a Space Force, but Pentagon has different idea

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump wants a Space Force, a new military service he says is needed to ensure American...

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Drug tests for gamers as soccer's eWorld Cup jackpot climbs

LONDON (AP) — The players finished their soccer matches and huddled waiting to discover who would have to undergo doping tests....

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US appeals court upholds California bullet stamping law

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A California requirement that new models of semi-automatic handguns stamp identifying information on...

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Release of man from jail before murder, rape spurs outrage

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Only weeks before a nurse was slain and another woman sexually assaulted on opposite sides of the...

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In waiting for answers, automakers stick to Obama-era rules

DETROIT (AP) — For all the drama surrounding the Trump administration's attempt to undo Obama-era fuel economy requirements,...

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Report points to lapse in key data in Mississippi bus crash

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — More than a year after a train slammed into a bus stuck on a railroad crossing on the Mississippi Gulf...

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More states sue to stop online plans for 3D-printed guns

SEATTLE (AP) — More states are suing the Trump administration to dissolve a settlement it reached with a company that wants to...

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Take-Two and Kraft Heinz jump while Symantec slips

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Friday:Take-Two Interactive Software Inc., up $10.17 to...

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Markets Right Now: Stocks close up after July jobs report

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

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Cathode Materials: Global Market Analysis by Battery Type, Application, Material Type and Geography - Forecast to 2027 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug 3, 2018--The "Global Cathode Materials Market Analysis & Trends - Industry Forecast to 2027"...

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China announces $60B of US goods for tariff retaliation

BEIJING (AP) — China said Friday it is poised to impose retaliatory tariffs on $60 billion worth of U.S. imports, including...

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Campaigns on their own as cyber threats roil midterms

NEW YORK (AP) — Kamala Harris has been the target of social media misinformation campaigns since she became a U.S....

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Global Solar Power Window Market Analysis of Growth, Trends & Forecasts 2018-2023 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug 3, 2018--The "Global Solar Power Window Market - Analysis of Growth, Trends and Forecasts (2018 -...

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Amazon pays just $2.2M in tax in UK despite surge in profits

LONDON (AP) — Amazon is facing criticism after its British tax bill fell to a mere 1.7 million pounds ($2.2 million) despite a...

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'The Awesome Adventures of Captain Spirit' is quick, free and worth a look

"The Awesome Adventures of Captain Spirit" is a digital arrow tipped in nostalgia aimed at grown-ups. If the game could be...

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Oklahoma business briefs for Aug. 3.

Oklahoma business briefs for Aug. 3

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Toyota logs record 1Q profit, cuts full year sales outlook

TOKYO (AP) — Toyota Motor Corp. logged a better than expected performance in the last quarter, reporting Friday that its...

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Asia Pacific Utility Locator Market Analysis & Forecasts 2018-2024, With an Expected CAGR of 6.3% - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug 3, 2018--The "Asia Pacific Utility Locator Market Analysis (2018-2024)" report has been added to...

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Asian markets flat after Apple value surpasses $1 trillion

BANGKOK (AP) — Asian shares were mixed Friday ahead of the U.S. jobs report later in the day, with scant carry-over from...

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Triumph of the iPhone: Apple cracks trillion-dollar mark

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Apple is the world's first publicly traded company to be valued at $1 trillion, the financial fruit of...

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China says US tariff threat runs against trend of the times

BEIJING (AP) — China's foreign minister said Thursday that U.S. threats to hike tariffs run against the trend toward...

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The Latest: Apple surges to $1 trillion in market value

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The Latest on Apple reaching a market value of $1 trillion (all times local):1:00 p.m.Apple is worth...

Choctaw Nation tribal headquarters is one for the history books

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Oklahoma City design firm FSB delivers a $200 million, 500,000-square-foot showcase of tribal history, culture, art, and people, past and present, in new headquarters for the Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma.

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Lawyer: No evidence GE employee stole, sold company data

NISKAYUNA, N.Y. (AP) — The lawyer for a General Electric engineer charged with stealing digital files says there's no evidence...

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Financial fruit: Apple becomes 1st trillion-dollar company

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Apple is the world's first publicly traded company to be valued at $1 trillion, the financial fruit of...

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Ex-Tesla worker accused of hacking seeks $1M in counterclaim

RENO, Nev. (AP) — A former Tesla Inc. employee at the electric car maker's battery plant in Nevada is seeking at least $1...

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CBS' 2Q net income up as CEO faces sexual-misconduct probe

NEW YORK (AP) — CBS on Thursday reported a boost in second-quarter net income from the tax overhaul and higher fees from...

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The Latest: Moonves of CBS mum on misconduct allegations

NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on the investigation into allegations that Les Moonves, who heads CBS, was involved in incidents of...

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Ecuador says it is launching security effort with US

QUITO, Ecuador (AP) — Officials in Ecuador say they are launching a security effort with the United States in a further sign...

Business

Reports: Google working on censorship-ready search for China

Google is reportedly working on a mobile version of its search engine that will comply with strict censorship controls in...

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Global Brine Concentration Market Analysis 2017-2018, Forecast to 2027 - Increasing Demand from the Oil & Gas Industry - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug 2, 2018--The "Global Brine concentration Market Analysis & Trends - Industry Forecast to 2027"...

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Milestones along the way for Apple's trip to $1 trillion

April 1976 Apple is founded by Steve Jobs, Steve Wozniak and Ronald Wayne.June 1977 The Apple II computer is released.December...

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Starbucks, Alibaba announce China delivery venture

BEIJING (AP) — Starbucks and Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group announced a coffee delivery venture on Thursday, joining...

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Markets Right Now: Tech stocks gain; Apple hits $1 trillion

NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local):11:45 a.m.Stocks are clawing back from an...

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Global Advanced Energy Storage Systems Market Analysis & Forecasts 2018-2022, With an Expected CAGR of 8.48% - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug 2, 2018--The "Global Advanced Energy Storage Systems Market 2018-2022" report has been added to...

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Global Ultrapure Water Market for Semiconductor Industry - Analysis & Forecasts 2018-2022, With an Expected CAGR of 8.28% - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug 2, 2018--The "Global Ultrapure Water Market for Semiconductor Industry 2018-2022" report has been...

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Ditch the joystick? Swiss develop jacket that pilots drones

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — Ever dreamt of flying without flapping wings, airplanes, hand-gliders or wing suits — just soaring...

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Facebook page's removal angers Washington protest organizers

SILVER SPRING, Md. (AP) — Facebook stunned and angered organizers of a protest against white supremacists when it disabled...

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Spending on future tech eats into BMW profits

FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — BMW's profit fell 6 percent in the second quarter as it spent more on developing new technologies for...

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Who is Q? Behind conspiracy theory erupting at Trump rallies

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Amid the "Trump 2020" placards, the "Women for Trump" signs and the "CNN SUCKS" T-shirts, the most...

Business

Accenture Achieves Lead Position in Winner’s Circle of HFS Research’s 2018 Industry Blueprint for Utility Operations

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug 2, 2018--Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been positioned in the “Winner’s Circle” as the leader in both...

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Rappers Booba and Kaaris in custody over Orly airport fight

PARIS (AP) — Prominent French rappers Booba and Kaaris were in custody Thursday after video emerged of them fighting in a crowd...

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Germany: 4 men on trial over darknet child porn site

BERLIN (AP) — Four men have gone on trial in Germany over their alleged involvement in running a child pornography platform...

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Oklahoma City-based Paycom stock soars on earnings

Oklahoma City-based Paycom Software Inc.'s stock jumped 18.5 percent Wednesday, making it the third-biggest gainer on the New...

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Google plans censored version of search engine in China: sources

Alphabet Inc's Google plans to launch a version of its search engine in China that will block some websites and search terms,...

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Spotify removes episodes of podcast hosted by Alex Jones

Spotify has deleted several episodes of the podcast hosted by Alex Jones, an Austin, Texas-based right-wing conspiracy theorist...

Business

LAMEA Utility Locator Market Analysis & Forecasts 2018-2024, With an Expected CAGR of 6.8% - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug 2, 2018--The "LAMEA Utility Locator Market Analysis (2018-2024)" report has been added to...

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Q&A: How Facebook regulates the wild west of political ads

NEW YORK (AP) — With less than three months to go before the midterm elections, Facebook is enforcing strict new requirements...

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Who is Q? A conspiracy theory emerges at Trump rallies

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Amid the "Trump 2020" placards, the "Women for Trump" signs and the "CNN SUCKS" T-shirts, the most...

Business

Social media plays whack-a-mole with Russia interference

Facebook is spending heavily to avoid a repeat of the Russian interference that played out on its service in 2016, bringing on...

Business

Tesla burns $739.5 million in cash on way to record 2Q loss

Electric car maker Tesla Inc. burned through $739.5 million in cash last quarter, paving the way to a company record $717.5...

Business

Phoenix public transit to try Waymo to connect more riders

PHOENIX (AP) — Five months after Uber pulled its self-driving cars out of Arizona following a fatal accident, Google spinoff...

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Man convicted for hacking hospital computer network

BOSTON (AP) — A Massachusetts man was convicted by a federal jury for attacking the computer network of a world-renowned...

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Leaked chats show alleged Russian spy seeking hacking tools

MOSCOW (AP) — Six years ago, a Russian-speaking cybersecurity researcher received an unsolicited email from Kate S....

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Dispute over 3D-printed guns raises many legal issues

A little-known dispute over 3D-printed guns has morphed into a national legal debate in the last week, drawing attention to a...

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Senators: Big task to quash foreign election meddling online

WASHINGTON (AP) — Republican senators said Wednesday that the government faces a momentous task in preventing foreigners from...

Edmond development flourishes along Interstate 35

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EDMOND — Interstate 35 is the main entrance to Oklahoma's sixth-largest city, though its future is finally coming out of the woods and into a corridor that some locals take pride in. City officials consider their portion of the interstate...

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US: 3 Ukrainians arrested in hacking plot that hit 47 states

SEATTLE (AP) — Three Ukrainian members of a sophisticated international hacking group that targeted restaurants, casinos and...

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Student charged in elaborate digital money theft scheme

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A Massachusetts college student who was named his high school's valedictorian for his savvy tech skills...

Business

Tesla reports a record $717.5 million net loss in second quarter as it cranked up production of Model 3 electric car

PALO ALTO, Calif. (AP) — Tesla reports a record $717.5 million net loss in second quarter as it cranked up production of Model...

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The Latest: Tesla posts $717.5M 2Q loss, burns $739.5M cash

PALO ALTO, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on Tesla Inc.'s second-quarter results (all times local):1:15 p.m.Tesla burned through...

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Global Fuel Ethanol Markets: Opportunity Outlook to 2027 - Increasing Demand of Cost-Effective Technologies in Emerging Countries - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug 1, 2018--The "Global Fuel Ethanol Market Analysis & Trends - Industry Forecast to 2027" report has...

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Memo: Iowa Lottery kept selling games after security warning

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — The Iowa Lottery kept marketing four games to the public despite a 2015 warning from its security chief...

Business

Trump administration cites safety to freeze mileage standard

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration says people would drive more and be exposed to increased risk if their cars get...

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Trump criticized for not leading effort to secure elections

WASHINGTON (AP) — As alarms blare about Russian interference in U.S. elections, the Trump administration is facing criticism...

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The Latest: Senate rejects new money for election security

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on election security (all times local):11:55 a.m.The Republican-controlled Senate has defeated a...

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Global Nuclear Decommissioning Market Analysis of Growth, Trends & Forecasts 2018-2023 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug 1, 2018--The "Global Nuclear Decommissioning Market - Analysis of Growth, Trends and Forecasts...

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Midwest economy: July state-by-state glance

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The Institute for Supply Management, formerly the Purchasing Management Association, began formally...

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Human rights group: Employee targeted with Israeli spyware

LONDON (AP) — An Amnesty International employee has been targeted with Israeli-made surveillance software, the human rights...

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Faced with losses, MoviePass discount tix service hikes fee

LOS ANGELES (AP) — MoviePass, the discount service for movie tickets, is raising prices by 50 percent and barring viewings of...

Business

Asia shares gain on reports China, US may resume trade talks

SINGAPORE (AP) — Asian shares are mostly higher as traders watch to see what might come of reports the U.S. and China are...

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Trump appoints Okla. professor to lead science policy office

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's appointment of a University of Oklahoma professor as director of the White House...

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MoviePass shook up the film industry. Now it looks like the end is near.

MoviePass’ parent company, data firm Helios and Matheson, on Tuesday announced a series of changes aimed at keeping the service...

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Facebook finds 'sophisticated' efforts to disrupt elections

NEW YORK (AP) — Facebook elevated concerns about election interference Tuesday, announcing that it had uncovered...

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Judge blocks release of blueprints for 3D-printed guns

SEATTLE (AP) — A federal judge on Tuesday stopped the release of blueprints to make untraceable and undetectable 3D-printed...

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Apple shares rise on pricey iPhones; no tariff impact yet

Apple made more money from higher priced iPhones in the latest quarter, even as the number of phones it sold did not change...

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Paycom: 2Q Earnings Snapshot

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) _ Paycom Software Inc. (PAYC) on Tuesday reported second-quarter earnings of $35.7 million.On a per-share...

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'Darknet' market spokesman gets nearly 4 years in prison

ATLANTA (AP) — A man who promoted an international criminal online marketplace and assisted people using it for illicit...

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Markets Right Now: Stocks rise, breaking 3-day losing streak

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

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Dog daycare owner out after customer says he kicked her dog

KENTWOOD, Mich. (AP) — A dog daycare chain says it has taken over the operations of a western Michigan franchise after a...

Business

New Homeland Security center to guard against cyberattacks

NEW YORK (AP) — The U.S. Department of Homeland Security is creating a center aimed at protecting banks, electric companies and...

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US says driving would be riskier if fuel standards tougher

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration says people would drive more and be exposed to increased risk if their cars get...

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Tiffany Haddish loving her new ride, especially the price

NEW YORK (AP) — Tiffany Haddish is feeling very recharged these days — thanks to her new car.The comedian is enjoying her Tesla...

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A robotic hand can juggle a cube _ with lots of training

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — How long does it take a robotic hand to learn to juggle a cube?About 100 years, give or take.That's how...

Health

'Halloween every day': Judge scolds military impersonator

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A judge demanded to know Tuesday why a North Carolina man repeatedly used an Army general's uniform to...

News

Unarmed US missile test flight terminated due to anomaly

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. (AP) — An unarmed U.S. Air Force Minuteman 3 intercontinental ballistic missile was...

Business

Russian secret-spilling site 'Dossier' steps into spotlight

LONDON (AP) — Over the past three months, a handful of highly placed Russians have discovered their secrets seeping onto the...

Business

Lithuania warns Russian taxi app could be snooping on users

VILNIUS, Lithuania (AP) — Lithuanian authorities on Tuesday "strongly" urged consumers, especially public servants, not to...

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Supported by multiple state and federal research grants and contracts, XploSafe recently expanded its research and development focus to include environmental...

Launched less than a decade ago as a concept to provide explosive detection technology for homeland security and military...

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Q&A with Jarretta Huckins: Tax Cuts and Jobs Act provides relief for corporations, other businesses

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Every company founder wants the value of the company to be as high as possible so that he or she gives up as small a percentage of the company as possible in...

There is nothing to be gained when the two parties most vested in the success of the company become contentious adversaries...

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GE Summer Science Academy takes creative approach to academic, engineering challenges

Inside a science laboratory on the campus of the Oklahoma School of Science and Mathematics, teams of students last week...

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PlayStation game sales drive sharp rise in Sony profits

TOKYO (AP) — Sony Corp. profits nearly tripled in the latest quarter, boosted by a jump in PlayStation 4 software sales, the...

Business

European Energy Industry Leads the Charge in Energy Cloud Investment

BOULDER, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 31, 2018--A new report from Navigant Research shows Energy Cloud investments made by...

Health

California lawmaker sued for blocking critics' Twitter feeds

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Two California residents are suing a state senator for blocking them from a social media account in a...

Business

Asian markets mixed ahead of Bank of Japan policy statement

SINGAPORE (AP) — Asian markets were mixed on Tuesday with narrow trading ahead of a key statement by the Bank of Japan, which...

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States suing Trump administration, company over 3D guns

Eight states are filing suit against the Trump administration over its decision to allow a Texas company to publish...

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Samsung Electronics misses forecast on lower phone sales

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Samsung Electronics Co. reported a lower-than-expected gain in the second-quarter earnings Tuesday,...

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MGM, Caesars racing to cash in on sports betting market

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Two titans of the casino industry are racing to cash in on the newly created U.S. sports betting market,...

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Russia, US, France vie for bitcoin fraud suspect Vinnik

THESSALONIKI, Greece (AP) — A panel of senior judges in Greece has accepted a new Russian extradition request for bitcoin fraud...

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Forum Energy Technologies Announces Second Quarter 2018 Results

HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 30, 2018--Forum Energy Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: FET) today announced second quarter 2018 revenue...

Business

Markets Right Now: Tech stocks drag US indexes lower

NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local):4 p.m.Technology companies took sharp losses...

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Harley-Davidson rebels with an electric motorcycle

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Smaller bikes, electric engines and urban storefronts: Harley-Davidson, we hardly knew you.The Milwaukee-based...

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China's Li-ion Power Battery Industry 2018-2022 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 30, 2018--The "Research Report on China's Li-ion Power Battery Industry - 2018-2022" report has...