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Looking for an edge: Teams trying to turn data into wins

Data is pored over by coaches and staff of the Orlando Magic on a regular basis. They'll dissect how far a player runs during...

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'He changed the world' - Reaction to Paul Allen's death

SEATTLE (AP) — Reaction to the death of Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen, who died Monday:Paul Allen's contributions to our...

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Microsoft co-founder, philanthropist Paul Allen dies at 65

SEATTLE (AP) — Paul G. Allen, who co-founded Microsoft with his childhood friend Bill Gates before becoming a billionaire...

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Voter records offered for sale month ahead of elections

Security researchers say an estimated 35 million voter records from 19 U.S. states have been offered for sale on a dark web...

Health

Insurer Anthem will pay record $16M for massive data breach

WASHINGTON (AP) — The nation's second-largest health insurer has agreed to pay the government a record $16 million to settle...

Business

Salesforce vs. Twitter in San Francisco homeless tax fight

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — San Francisco has come to be known around the world as a place for aggressive panhandling, open-air drug...

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___Girdles and socket wrenches: Sears was the Amazon of its dayBefore there was Amazon, there was Sears, America's...

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Report: Ecuador tells Assange to curb speech, look after cat

LONDON (AP) — Ecuador has formally ordered Julian Assange to steer clear of topics that could harm its diplomatic interests if...

Business

Stocks fade and finish lower as tech companies fall again

NEW YORK (AP) — After a wobbly day of trading, U.S. stocks fell for the seventh time in eight days Monday as technology...

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How major US stock indexes fared Monday

After a wobbly day of trading, U.S. stocks fell for the seventh time in eight days Monday as technology companies continued to...

Business

Markets Right Now: Stocks end a wobbly day broadly lower

NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local):4 p.m.After a wobbly day of trading, U.S....

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Google Pixel 3 phone aims to automate more daily tasks

NEW YORK (AP) — There's not much about the physical details of Google's new Pixel 3 phone that you can't find elsewhere. That...

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Investigators search Opel premises in diesel emissions probe

FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — German prosecutors said Monday that law enforcement officials have conducted searches at automaker...

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Global Next-Gen Solar Cells Innovations and Impact Analysis 2018 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct 15, 2018--The "Next-Gen Solar Cells: Innovations and Impact Analysis" report has been added to...

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Technologies Enabling Smart Water Grid Markets, 2018 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct 15, 2018--The "Technologies Enabling Smart Water Grid" report has been added to...

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Emerging Technologies in E-Waste and Battery Recycling, 2018 Report - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct 15, 2018--The "Emerging Technologies in E-Waste and Battery Recycling" report has been added to...

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Breakthrough Innovations in Energy Storage, 2018 Report - Focus on the Electrochemical Energy Storage and Innovations and Technology Advancements -...

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct 15, 2018--The "Breakthrough Innovations in Energy Storage" report has been added to...

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Nanotechnology Innovations Transforming Energy Generation and Storage Industries, 2018 Research Report - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct 15, 2018--The "Nanotechnology Innovations Transforming Energy Generation and Storage" report has...

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Bangladesh newspaper editors protest digital security law

DHAKA,Bangladesh (AP) — Editors of major daily newspapers in Bangladesh's capital formed a human chain on Monday to protest a...

Business

2018 Innovations in Sequential Batch Reactors for Wastewater Treatment, Biochemicals and Hydrogen Fuel Cells - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct 15, 2018--The "Innovations in Sequential Batch Reactors for Wastewater Treatment, Biochemicals,...

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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. TURKEY, SAUDIS TO...

Boiled or baked, here's a nut that holds some appeal

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Chestnuts likely were a staple food for Native Americans and settlers as they worked their way across the country. In Oklahoma these days, they aren't a high profile crop. But that could change.

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Navigant Research Report Says Smart Home Technology is Gaining Traction in the Multifamily Segment

BOULDER, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct 15, 2018--A new report from Navigant Research examines the business case for smart home...

Business

Defense contractors Harris, L3 Technologies to merge

NEW YORK (AP) — Defense contractors Harris Corp. and L3 Technologies are combining to form one of the world's largest defense...

Business

Bangladeshi newspaper editors protest digital security law

DHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) — An influential body of newspaper editors in Bangladesh on Saturday criticized the government for a new...

Business

How to check what Facebook hackers accessed in your account

NEW YORK (AP) — Could hackers have been able to see the last person you cyberstalked, or that party photo you were tagged in?...

Business

Suit filed in Tennessee seeks safeguards ahead of election

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — A group claiming that electronic voting machines used in Tennessee's largest county are not secure filed...

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Pentagon reveals cyber breach of travel records

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Pentagon on Friday said there has been a cyber breach of Defense Department travel records that...

News

The Latest: Candidate reconsiders 'stomp' your face video

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — The Latest on Pennsylvania's Republican gubernatorial nominee saying he'll stomp on the face of the...

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How major US stock indexes fared Friday

Stocks rebounded Friday, clawing back some of the week's steep losses, but the turbulent trading of the last few days left no...

Business

Tech stock rally helps snap losing streak as rough week ends

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks rebounded Friday, clawing back some of the week's steep losses, but the turbulent trading of the last...

Business

Facebook: Hackers accessed personal data from 29M accounts

NEW YORK (AP) — Facebook says hackers accessed a wide swath of information — ranging from emails and phone numbers to more...

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Correction: Tropical Weather-The Latest story

PANAMA CITY, Fla. (AP) — In a story Oct. 11 about Hurricane Michael, The Associated Press reported erroneously that Karen Clark...

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Weekly Summary Corporate dividends, name changes, new listings

NEW YORK (AP) — Changes announced in corporate dividends Oct. 8-Oct. 12.INCREASED DIVIDENDSPolyone Corp .195 from .175Pope...

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New technology, housekeeping among concerns in hotel strikes

BOSTON (AP) — Robots delivering room service, check-in kiosks with facial recognition technology and "smart" speakers that...

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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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Senate backs plan for new tribal village in Washington state

YAKIMA, Wash. (AP) — The U.S. Senate has backed a plan to build a tribal village along the Columbia River in Washington state...

Business

The Latest: Facebook isn't ruling out smaller-scale breaches

NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on Facebook security breach (all times local):1:50 p.m.Facebook says it has gotten a handle on a...

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Purging long-forgotten online accounts: Worth the trouble?

NEW YORK (AP) — The internet is riddled with long-forgotten accounts on social media, dating apps and various shopping sites...

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Facebook says hackers accessed data from 29 million accounts as part of the security breach disclosed two weeks ago.

NEW YORK (AP) — Facebook says hackers accessed data from 29 million accounts as part of the security breach disclosed two weeks...

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Belgian wins international cartoon contest in Denmark

HELSINKI (AP) — Danish organizers say a Belgian artist has won the international Niels Bugge Cartoon Award that this year...

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Japan delays spacecraft landing on very rocky asteroid

TOKYO (AP) — Japan's space agency is delaying a spacecraft touchdown on an asteroid because scientists need more time to find a...

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Heat Meter Market by Type (Mechanical, Static), Connectivity (Wired, Wireless), End-User (Residential, Commercial & Public, Industrial) & Region - Global...

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct 12, 2018--The "Heat Meter Market by Type (Mechanical (Multi-Jet, Turbine), Static...

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Tesla says order by Monday to get full $7,500 tax credit

DETROIT (AP) — Tesla Inc. says buyers must order cars by Monday to get the full federal electric vehicle tax credit of...

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A bitcoin miner has been sent to prison for stealing electricity from trains

A man in China has been sentenced to three and a half years in prison after stealing electricity from a train network in order...

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China trade surplus with US widens to record $34.1B

BEIJING (AP) — China's trade surplus with the United States widened to a record $34.1 billion in September as exports to the...

Business

Asian markets mixed on strong Chinese trade data

SINGAPORE (AP) — Asian stocks were mixed on Friday as better-than-expected Chinese trade data gave some markets a breather from...

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Can typos give insight into your mental health?

Researchers test app that monitors changes in typing patterns to predict — and maybe someday treat — psychological episodes.

Business

High-flying tech stocks at forefront of Wall Street's slump

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Technology and internet stocks have led the way for much of Wall Street's bull market run, propelling the...

Business

The Latest: Mayor charged with fraud says he's innocent

BOSTON (AP) — The Latest on the arrest of a Massachusetts mayor on federal fraud charges (all times local):5:30 p.m.A...

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'Heavenly Bodies' sets heavenly record at Met Museum

NEW YORK (AP) — Fashion and Catholicism have trumped King Tut.The Metropolitan Museum of Art says its just-closed fashion...

Business

Facebook says it purged more than 800 spam accounts, pages

NEW YORK (AP) — Facebook said it has purged more than 800 U.S. pages and accounts for spamming users with politically-tinged...

Business

Shareholders must vote on Musk's return as Tesla chairman

If Tesla CEO Elon Musk wants to return as chairman, shareholders will have to vote on it.The requirement is detailed in a court...

Eminent domain negotiations require transparency with landowners

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Eminent domain negotiations with landowners require transparency Q: There is an increasing trend of companies utilizing eminent domain to acquire land relating to oil, gas and renewable energy projects and, with this, landowners are becoming...

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Advocate demands election system review in Tennessee county

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — An elections integrity activist is demanding a rigorous security review of voting systems in Tennessee's...

Crime

Bucking Mueller deal, judge to set Manafort sentencing date

WASHINGTON (AP) — The judge in one of Paul Manafort's criminal cases threw a wrench Thursday into special counsel Robert...

Business

Risk of streaming fatigue as Walmart, AT&T, Disney join fray

NEW YORK (AP) — As Walmart, AT&T and Disney join stalwarts such as Netflix in streaming video and creating original shows, a...

Business

NASA film by Rory Kennedy revisits her uncle's challenge

NEW YORK (AP) — Filmmaker Rory Kennedy couldn't resist the obvious place to open her new documentary on NASA. That's a news...

Business

US, Russian astronauts land safely after rocket failure

BAIKONUR, Kazakhstan (AP) — The problem came two minutes into the flight: The rocket carrying an American and a Russian to the...

Business

CURC Applauds Introduction of the Advancing Carbon Capture in Energy Generation Act of 2018

WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct 11, 2018--The Carbon Utilization Research Council (CURC) commends Senator Heidi Heitkamp...

Crime

The Latest: Ex-Trump campaign aide wants off GPS monitoring

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on developments in the special counsel's Russia investigation (all times local):1:20 p.m.A former...

Business

Energy Management Systems - Global Procurement Market Intelligence Report (2018-2022): Key Players Are General Electric, Siemens, Schneider Electric, ABB,...

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct 11, 2018--The "Global Energy Management Systems - Procurement Market Intelligence Report" report...

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Dow Jones industrials fall 124 points, or 0.5 percent, as U.S. trading begins following declines in Asia, Europe

NEW YORK (AP) — Dow Jones industrials fall 124 points, or 0.5 percent, as U.S. trading begins following declines in Asia, Europe .

Business

As markets swoon, finance chiefs urge US, China to cool it

NUSA DUA, Indonesia (AP) — The heads of the World Bank and IMF appealed Thursday to the U.S. and China to cool their dispute...

Business

BMW ramps up investment in China to meet electric demand

FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — German automaker BMW is taking a majority stake in its China joint venture and investing 3 billion...

Business

Stock market drop spreads, Wall Street set to fall again

SINGAPORE (AP) — World stock markets sank Thursday, extending losses from Wall Street, as investors worried that higher...

Business

Navigant Research Names Sentient and Aclara the Leading Distribution Power Sensor Providers

BOULDER, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct 11, 2018--A new Leaderboard Report from Navigant Research examines the strategy and...

Business

Losses on Wall Street ripple through Asia; stocks slump

SINGAPORE (AP) — Asian markets were broadly lower on Thursday after Wall Street slumped on a heavy selling of technology and...

News

Ronald Reagan is back on the campaign trail - as a hologram

SIMI VALLEY, Calif. (AP) — A characteristic twinkle in his eye, Ronald Reagan waves to a crowd from aboard a rail car in a...

Health

Editorial Roundup: Excerpts from recent editorials

Excerpts from recent editorials in the United States and abroad:___Oct. 9The Washington Post says President Donald Trump,...

Business

Markets Right Now: White House downplays market plunge

NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local):6:15 p.m.The White House says there is no...

Business

FAA orders engine software upgrade after aborted takeoffs

Safety regulators are ordering that engine software be replaced on some Airbus passenger jets because of a problem that has...

Health

How major US stock indexes fared Wednesday

U.S. stocks plunged to their worst loss in eight months on Wednesday as technology companies continued to drop. The Dow Jones...

Business

AT&T's WarnerMedia to offer their own streaming service

NEW YORK (AP) — AT&T and WarnerMedia are joining the ever-expanding list of companies offering a streaming video service.They...

Business

Dubai airport begins using biometric tech at security

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Passport control looks a little different in Dubai International Airport — the world's...

Business

Stocks extend their slump, led by drops in big technology names; Dow industrials lose 500 points, or 2 percent

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks extend their slump, led by drops in big technology names; Dow industrials lose 500 points, or 2 percent.

Business

Ethiopian soldiers protesting over pay meet with PM

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) — Ethiopian soldiers protesting over pay met with the prime minister on Wednesday after their...

Business

Google's Waze expands carpooling service throughout US

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Google will begin offering its pay-to-carpool service throughout the U.S., an effort to reduce the...

Business

European officials seek tougher emissions rules for cars

FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — European Union officials are pushing ahead with tougher car emissions standards aimed at fighting...

Business

Swiss court clears ex-banker who gave secrets to WikiLeaks

GENEVA (AP) — Switzerland's high court has upheld the acquittal of a former bank accountant who handed over confidential client...

Business

US Treasury issues new rules on foreign investments

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Treasury Department issued new rules Wednesday on foreign investments into American companies that will...

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Leaked Transcript of Private Meeting Contradicts Google’s Official Story on China

Publicly, Google executive Ben Gomes has called the censored search engine “an exploration.” Privately, he wanted it completed...

Business

U.S. Department of Energy Selects Cabot Corporation as Technology Partner for Development of Low-Cobalt Cathodes for Next-Generation Lithium-ion Batteries

BOSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct 10, 2018--Cabot Corporation (NYSE: CBT), a leading global specialty chemicals and performance...

Business

Google appeals $5 billion EU fine in Android antitrust case

BRUSSELS (AP) — Google is appealing a record $5 billion antitrust fine by European Union authorities, who say the tech giant...

Business

Smart & Connected Thermostats in the U.S. to 2025: Market Leaders Implement Strategies to Penetrate New Consumer Markets - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct 10, 2018--The "Smart & Connected Thermostats in the US" report has been added to...

Business

$141 Billion Batteries Market to 2022: Global Analysis by Product - Hybrid & Electric Vehicles (HEV) to be Largest Driver of Growth - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct 10, 2018--The "Global Batteries by Product and Market, 11th Edition" report has been added to...

Business

Global Hybrid & Electric Vehicles (HEV) Markets to 2022: Analysis by Type, Vehicle Segment and Region - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct 10, 2018--The "Global Hybrid and Electric Vehicles by Type, Vehicle Segment and Region, 4th...

Can MAPS 4 dare to address city's toughest challenges?

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Twenty-five years after the passage of the first Metropolitan Area Projects initiative was passed by voters desperate to bring life back to a battered Oklahoma City, a very different populace is being asked to “dream big” and create a MAPS 4....

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What's new _ and what's missing _ in your next new car

Automakers are continually making changes in vehicles. These can be technological breakthroughs, such as the automatic...

Business

Navigant Research Names Sunrun as the Leading Residential Solar Plus Storage Vendor

BOULDER, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct 10, 2018--A new Leaderboard Report from Navigant Research examines the strategy and...

Business

Asian shares mixed in muted trading amid growth worries

TOKYO (AP) — Asian shares were mixed in muted trading Wednesday amid continuing worries about trade tensions and slowing global...

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Instagram says it can now detect cyberbullying in videos

Instagram is now using machine learning to detect cyberbullying in images and videos.

Business

The top 10 books on Apple's iBooks-US

iBook charts for week ending October 7, 2018: (Rank, Book Title by Author Name, ISBN, Publisher :iBooks US Bestseller List -...

Business

The top iPhone and iPad apps on App Store

App Store Official Charts for the week ending October 7, 2018:Top Paid iPhone Apps:1. Minecraft, Mojang2. Heads Up!, Warner...

Health

How major US stock indexes fared Tuesday

U.S. stock indexes were mixed Tuesday, but there were some sharp divisions within them. Raw-material producers plunged on...

Business

Google brings camera twists, bigger screens to Pixel phones

NEW YORK (AP) — Google's new Pixel phones mirror an industry trend toward lusher, bigger screens and add twists on the camera...

Business

Markets Right Now: US stock indexes end mostly lower

NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local):4 p.m.Stocks ended an up-and-down day mostly...

News

Report: Pentagon weapons systems vulnerable to cyber attacks

WASHINGTON (AP) — Defense Department weapons programs are vulnerable to cyberattacks, and the Pentagon has been slow to protect...

Health

Poisoning suspect honored by Putin in 2014, UK group says

LONDON (AP) — One of the two suspects in the poisoning of a Russian ex-spy in England is a medical doctor in Russian military...

Sports

A look at suspected Russian plots abroad _ and the plotters

MOSCOW (AP) — Hacking computer networks, poisoning, election meddling — it's hard to keep track of all the Russian spies and...

Business

The Latest: Google's new Pixel phones mirror industry trends

NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on Google's new Pixel phones (all times local):1 p.m.Google's new Pixel phones will mirror the...

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Alphabet to shut Google+ social site after user data exposed

(Reuters) - Alphabet Inc’s Google will shut down the consumer version of its failed social network Google+ and tighten its data...

Health

Dutch appeals court upholds landmark climate case ruling

THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — A Dutch appeals court on Tuesday upheld a landmark ruling that ordered the government to cut...

Business

UK union calls for 24-hour strike of Uber drivers

LONDON (AP) — A British union has called for a 24-hour strike of Uber drivers in London, Birmingham and Nottingham, putting up...

Business

Electric Commercial Vehicles update: Global Market to Grow at a CAGR of 39.85% During 2017-2025 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct 9, 2018--The "Electric Commercial Vehicle Market by Propulsion (BEV, HEV, PHEV & FCEV), Vehicle...

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Global Commercial Water Treatment Equipment Market 2018-2022 - Hybrid Desalinization Technology Gaining Traction - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct 9, 2018--The "Global Commercial Water Treatment Equipment Market 2018-2022" report has been added...

Business

EOT Launches Secure Access to Operational Data to Accelerate Digital Transformation

SAN DIEGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct 9, 2018--Embassy of Things Inc. (EOT), a pioneer in cloud access security management, today...

Business

Smart Electric Meters: Worldwide Market Analysis & Outlook (2018-2023) - The Delay in Smart Meter Rollout Projects is Restraining Growth -...

The "Smart Electric Meter Market by Communication Technology Type (Radio Frequency, Power Line Communication, and Cellular),...

Business

Dutch appeals court upholds landmark ruling ordering Dutch government to cut greenhouse gas emissions

THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — Dutch appeals court upholds landmark ruling ordering Dutch government to cut greenhouse gas...

Business

United States Oil and Gas Pipeline Leak Detection System (Pipeline Projects, Project Economics, Pricing Analysis) Market 2018-2023 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct 9, 2018--The "United States Oil and Gas Pipeline Leak Detection System (LDS) Market - By...

Business

Asian stocks mixed after IMF downgrades economic outlook

SINGAPORE (AP) — Asian markets are mixed after the IMF downgraded its economic outlook, citing rising interest rates and...

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Sometimes Alexa and Google Home go a little crazy

Amazon’s Echo device and Alphabet Inc.’s Google Home can handle a growing array of tasks—they are also freaking people out.

Health

The Latest: Over 1,000 honor limo crash victims at vigil

LATHAM, N.Y. (AP) — The Latest on a limousine crash in upstate New York that killed 20 people (all times local):8:30 p.m.Over...

Business

UN report: Technologies can help lives but boost inequality

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — New technologies from artificial intelligence to gene editing hold immense potential to improve people's...

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Viral hoax spreads on Facebook

People are falling for yet another copy/paste hoax on Facebook.

Business

California homeowners: Wildfire cleanup made matters worse

SANTA ROSA, Calif. (AP) — One year after wildfires devastated Northern California's wine country and destroyed thousands of...

Business

SpaceX satellite launch lights up night sky, social media

LOS ANGELES (AP) — When SpaceX launched a rocket carrying an Argentine Earth-observation satellite from California's Central...

Health

Report: UK poison suspect is doctor for Russian intelligence

LONDON (AP) — One of the two suspects in the poisoning of an ex-spy in England is a doctor who works for Russian military...

Business

Facebook wants people to invite its cameras into their homes

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Facebook is launching the first electronic device to bear its brand, a screen and camera-equipped gadget...

Business

Google Plus to close after bug leaks personal information

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Google is shutting down its long-shunned Plus social network for consumers, following its disclosure of a...

Health

Markets Right Now: US stocks struggle to a mixed finish

NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local):4 p.m.U.S. stock indexes found their footing...

Lincoln Square proposal intended to preserve black roots of devastated neighborhood

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Bert Belanger knows he's up against a history that doesn't play well in 2018. On Saturday, I reported on a rezoning application by Belanger, Pat Garrett and brothers R.D. and Scott Smith that, if realized, will transform 15 blocks generally...

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2 Americans win econ Nobel for work on climate and growth

STOCKHOLM (AP) — Just a day after a United Nations panel called for urgent action on climate change, the Nobel Prize in...

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Russia dismisses suspected spy actions as routine Dutch trip

MOSCOW (AP) — Russia's foreign minister on Monday dismissed accusations made in the Netherlands against suspected Russian...

Business

The Latest: Nordhaus predicts US will accept climate science

STOCKHOLM (AP) — The Latest on the Nobel prize in economics (all times local):___8:35 p.m.Yale University economics professor...

Business

Correction: Financial Markets story

NEW YORK (AP) — In a story Oct. 5 about the financial markets, The Associated Press misidentified Katie Nixon of Northern Trust...

Business

Global Battery Monitoring System Market (2017-2023) to Grow at a CAGR of 18.23% -- Rise in Investments in Data Centers / Global Renewable Power Generation...

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct 8, 2018--The "Global Battery Monitoring System Market - by Type, Component, Industry, Region -...

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Global Automotive Powertrain Cooling System Market Outlook to 2023 featuring Denso, Johnson Electric, Delphi, Hella, Mahle, Valeo, and many more -...

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct 8, 2018--The "Global Automotive Powertrain Cooling System Market - by Product Type, Color Index,...

Business

Italy police ID suspect in 2013 NASA hack

ROME (AP) — Italian authorities say they have placed a 25-year-old Italian under investigation for allegedly hacking eight NASA...

Business

Forum Energy Technologies Acquires Houston Global Heat Transfer

HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct 8, 2018--Forum Energy Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: FET) announced today that it acquired the stock...

Business

UK court blocks suit against Google on alleged iPhone breach

LONDON (AP) — A British court has blocked a suit against Google on allegations that it had collected personal data on some 4...

News

Kavanaugh impartiality to be tested in blue state lawsuits

Brett Kavanaugh's confirmation to the U.S. Supreme Court has put a spotlight on the dozens of federal cases pitting the Trump...

Business

US unemployment falls to 3.7 percent _ lowest since 1969

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. unemployment rate fell in September to 3.7 percent, the lowest since 1969, when young men were being...

Business

Musk donation to pay for school water filtration systems

FLINT, Mich. (AP) — A $480,000 donation from the Musk Foundation will allow schools in Flint, Michigan, to install ultraviolet...

Business

Costco and Tesla slide while BlackRock and LendingTree rise

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily on Friday:Costco Wholesale Corp. down $12.86 to $218.82The...

Business

A rift at Facebook after exec attends Kavanaugh hearing

NEW YORK (AP) — The appearance of a Facebook executive behind Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh during his contentious...

Business

Correction: Corporate Boards-Female Directors story

NEW YORK (AP) — In a story Oct. 3 about California's new law requiring public companies headquartered in the state to include...

Business

Tesla's autopilot is better than you, statistically

NEW YORK (AP) — When it's machine versus man, it's more likely you'll be exchanging insurance information with man, according...

Business

Virginia city impounds 400 unsanctioned dockless scooters

NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — With no agreement in sight, two Virginia cities are ramping up hostilities with a dockless electric scooter...

Sports

Germany calls on Russia to halt campaign of cyberattacks

BERLIN (AP) — Germany has become the latest European country to blame the Russian military for a worldwide campaign of...

Business

This company aims to attract bright minds with its equipment and technology

Weatherford aims to gain more than just customers from a show it held in Oklahoma City this week to show off its equipment and...

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Verizon Says 44,000 Managers Qualify for Company Buyout Offer

Verizon Communications Inc. is offering buyout packages to as many as 44,000 management employees as part of a cost-cutting...

Business

China tech stocks Lenovo, ZTE tumble after chip hack report

HONG KONG (AP) — Chinese tech stocks Lenovo Group and ZTE Corp. tumbled in Hong Kong on Friday following a news report Chinese...

Business

Asian stocks fall as US accuses China of election meddling

SINGAPORE (AP) — Asian markets were mostly lower on Friday after U.S. Vice President Mike Pence claimed China had meddled with...

Business

Toyota recalls 2.4 million hybrids due to stalling problems

TOKYO (AP) — Toyota Motor Corp. says it has issued a recall for 2.43 million hybrid vehicles in Japan and elsewhere for...

Health

The Latest: Russian envoy rejects reports of cybercrimes

LONDON (AP) — The Latest on a new wave of global cyberattacks blamed on Russia (all times local):9:50 p.m.A top Russian...

Business

New Zealand fines travelers who won't unlock secure devices

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Visitors to New Zealand can be fined 5,000 New Zealand dollars ($3,243) for refusing to provide...

Business

Vice President Pence accuses China of meddling in US

WASHINGTON (AP) — Vice President Mike Pence charged Thursday that Russia's influence operations in America pale in comparison...

News

Rain runoff leads to fatalities, dam danger in Arizona

PHOENIX (AP) — The impact of remnants from Tropical Storm Rosa was still rippling across Arizona Thursday as two people died on...

Business

Musk takes swipe at SEC on heels of fraud settlement

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Elon Musk is taunting the government regulators who threatened to oust him as CEO of electric carmaker...

Business

The Latest: Death toll tops 1,500

PALU, Indonesia (AP) — The Latest on the earthquake and tsunami in Indonesia (all times local):1:15 a.m.Indonesia's disaster...

Business

West accuses Russian spy agency of scores of attacks

LONDON (AP) — The West unleashed an onslaught of new evidence and indictments Thursday accusing Russian military spies of...

Health

How major US stock indexes fared Thursday

Global stocks fell Thursday as interest rates in the U.S. continued to rise. Technology and internet companies skidded and the...

Business

Markets Right Now: Rising interest rates push stocks lower

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

Health

Scientists: US military program could be seen as bioweapon

NEW YORK (AP) — A research arm of the U.S. military is exploring the possibility of deploying insects to make plants more...

Green grows the cannabis

Business4 days ago

It's a business dedicated to growth — horticulturally speaking, of course. As the medical marijuana industry launches in Oklahoma, Colorado-based GrowGeneration Corp. is entering the market as a supplier for all the necessary goods and...

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Russia accused of hacking sports world over doping scandal

MOSCOW (AP) — In Russia, sports and the government are closely intertwined.Top athletes hold military ranks, Olympic medals are...

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Alleged operations by Russia's GRU in recent years

THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — In a series of coordinated announcements, authorities in United States, Britain, The Netherlands...

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Poll: Young Americans say online bullying a serious problem

WETHERSFIELD, Conn. (AP) — Teens and young adults say cyberbullying is a serious problem for people their age, but most don't...

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2018 MacArthur Foundation 'genius grant' winners

CHICAGO (AP) — People from a wide range of fields are among this year's MacArthur fellows . The John D. and Catherine T....

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Merkel, Netanyahu play down differences during Israel visit

JERUSALEM (AP) — The leaders of Israel and Germany, countries that have built a strong alliance since the horrors of the...

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Soyuz capsule carrying 3 crew land safely in Kazakhstan

MOSCOW (AP) — A Russian space capsule with three men onboard has safely landed in a barren steppe in Kazakhstan after a...

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Justice Department charges 7 Russian military intelligence officials in hack of doping agencies, other organizations

WASHINGTON (AP) — Justice Department charges 7 Russian military intelligence officials in hack of doping agencies, other...

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Russia accused of targeting chemical weapons watchdog

BRUSSELS (AP) — The Dutch defense minister on Thursday accused Russia's military intelligence unit of attempted cybercrimes...

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Correction: Dutch defense minister accuses Russia of hacking attack on international chemical weapons watchdog.

THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — Correction: Dutch defense minister accuses Russia of hacking attack on international chemical...

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Dutch defense minister: Russian intelligence officers targeted files on MH17 plane crash investigation

THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — Dutch defense minister: Russian intelligence officers targeted files on MH17 plane crash...

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Dutch defense minister says Netherlands disrupted Russian hacking attack, expelled 4 Russian intelligence officers

THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — Dutch defense minister says Netherlands disrupted Russian hacking attack, expelled 4 Russian...

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Aid groups now using the same data technology as bitcoin

LONDON (AP) — In the Za'atari refugee camp in Jordan, Amar Al-Eid heads toward the checkout of the food distribution store...

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Toyota, SoftBank setting up mobility services joint venture

TOKYO (AP) — Japan's No. 1 automaker Toyota Motor and technology giant SoftBank Group are setting up a joint venture to create...

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Asian shares turn lower after strong day on Wall Street

BANGKOK (AP) — Shares fell Thursday in Asia despite a strong day on Wall Street that was spurred by encouraging signs on U.S....

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Chinese armed drones now flying across Mideast battlefields

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — High above Yemen's rebel-held city of Hodeida, a drone controlled by Emirati forces hovered...

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UK and Australia blame Russian unit GRU for cyberattacks

LONDON (AP) — British and Australian officials said on Thursday the Russian military intelligence unit GRU is behind a wave of...

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Chemistry Nobel for using evolution to create new proteins

STOCKHOLM (AP) — Three scientists won the Nobel Prize in chemistry Wednesday for using a sped-up version of evolution to create...

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The Latest: Nobel chemistry winner credits team at Caltech

STOCKHOLM (AP) — The Latest on the awarding of the Nobel Prizes (all times local):12:45 a.m.Nobel chemistry winner Frances...

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Irish regulator opens Facebook data breach investigation

LONDON (AP) — Ireland's data regulator has launched an investigation of Facebook over a recent data breach that allowed hackers...

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Houston City Council short circuits proposed robot brothel

HOUSTON (AP) — A Canadian company's plan to open a so-called robot brothel in Houston has been short circuited by city...

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Emergency alert test sounds off on mobile phones nationwide

WASHINGTON (AP) — Electronic devices across the United States sounded off Wednesday as the Federal Emergency Management Agency...

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Markets Right Now: Solid economic reports send stocks higher

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

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Canucks player says team has 'Fortnite' ban for season

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — A day after Vancouver forward Bo Horvat said the Canucks have instituted a Fortnite ban for...

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The Latest: Wireless alert sounds across the US at 2:18 EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the first nationwide emergency alert test on cellphones, to take place on Wednesday (all times...

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Emergency alert test going out to mobile phones nationwide

WASHINGTON (AP) — About 225 million electronic devices across the United States will get alerts Wednesday afternoon as the...

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GM, Honda team up to produce self-driving vehicles

General Motors and Honda are teaming up on self-driving vehicle technology as big automakers and tech giants race to develop...

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Merkel in Israel to promote tight ties, as differences loom

JERUSALEM (AP) — German Chancellor Angela Merkel arrived in Israel on Wednesday for the latest in a series of joint government...

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Meet the farmers of the future: Robots

SAN CARLOS, Calif. (AP) — Brandon Alexander would like to introduce you to Angus, the farmer of the future. He's heavyset,...

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NKorea said to have stolen a fortune in online bank heists

WASHINGTON (AP) — North Korea's nuclear and missile tests have stopped, but its hacking operations to gather intelligence and...

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Chelsea Clinton fights cyberbullying by answering trolls

NEW YORK (AP) — Chelsea Clinton says she's naturally an optimist and despite enduring name-calling from the time she was a...

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EU lawmakers want to cut car emissions by 40 percent by 2030

PARIS (AP) — The European Parliament wants to cut CO2 emissions from new cars and vans by 40 percent by 2030 and will try to...

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Child experts file FTC complaint against Facebook kids' app

NEW YORK (AP) — Children's and public health advocacy groups say Facebook's kid-centric messaging app violates federal law by...

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Strange sights, sounds could herald California rocket return

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. (AP) — The Air Force is warning residents on California's central coast to be prepared for...

Want to please trick-or-treaters this Halloween? Give these three candies.

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Oklahoma's No. 1 Halloween treats, based on pounds sold through a large online retailer, are Dubble Bubble, Snickers and Skittles.

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Technology Center Mongstad: Major American Company Will Test New Technology for Carbon Capture at Mongstad

MONGSTAD, Norway--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct 3, 2018--The engineering- and construction company Fluor has signed an agreement for use...

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US to offer cyberwar capabilities to NATO allies

BRUSSELS (AP) — Acting to counter Russia's aggressive use of cyberattacks across Europe and around the world, the U.S. is...

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Hot metal: Electrics, SUVs and supercars mingle in Paris

PARIS (AP) — A wildly expensive supercar from Bugatti. A one-seater retro Ferrari with a giant engine. And, notwithstanding the...

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General Motors will partner with Honda in the "large-scale" development of autonomous vehicles

DETROIT (AP) — General Motors will partner with Honda in the "large-scale" development of autonomous vehicles.

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Dulles facial recognition tech nabs 3 impostors in 40 days

STERLING, Va. (AP) — New facial recognition technology has identified three impostors at Washington Dulles International...

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The Global Market for Turboexpanders to 2023: A $391 Million Opportunity, Led by Atlas Copco, BHGE, Cryostar, Air Products & Chemicals, and LA Turbine -...

The "Turboexpander Market by Loading Device (Compressor, Generator, and Oil Break), Application (Air Separation, and...

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A look Amazon in Oklahoma City

Amazon.com Services Inc. has three facilities under construction in Oklahoma City to help accommodate its various stages of...

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Navigant Research Report Shows Total Annual Implementation Spending for Direct Current Distribution Networks Is Expected to Exceed $48.4 Billion in 2027

BOULDER, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct 3, 2018--A new report from Navigant Research examines the global market for direct current...

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Machete-wielding man subdued outside New Orleans City Hall

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Police used a stun device to subdue a man who brandished a machete in a park across from New Orleans City...

Business

Asian shares mostly fall on weak Japan data, US-China trade

SINGAPORE (AP) — Asian markets are mostly lower on jitters over the simmering U.S. trade dispute with China.KEEPING SCORE:...

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China's music streaming leader Tencent to go public in US

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The owner of China's largest music streaming services is looking to strike it rich in the U.S. stock...

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AP: Lawmakers buy industry fix to protect schools from guns

Security companies spent years pushing schools to buy more products — from "ballistic attack-resistant" doors to smoke cannons...

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Is it ethical to choose your baby's eye color?

Fertility clinics are starting to offer parents new options, including DNA tests that may predict whether a future baby’s eyes...

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The Latest: BMW getting ready for 'worse options' in Brexit

PARIS (AP) — The Latest on the Paris auto show (all times local):1:25 p.m.BMW says its Mini and Rolls Royce factories in the...

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Forum Energy Technologies Announces Timing of Third Quarter 2018 Earnings Release and Conference Call

HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct 2, 2018--Forum Energy Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: FET) announced today that it will host its third...

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Amazon jumps out ahead of its rivals and raises wages to $15

NEW YORK (AP) — Amazon, the business that upended the retailing industry and transformed the way we shop for just about...

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Markets Right Now: Dow at record even as broad market falls

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

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Tesla 3Q production numbers up but can they be sustained?

Tesla Motors accelerated production of its pivotal Model 3 sedan during the summer just as CEO Elon Musk promised, vindicating...

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NASA's Parker Solar Probe swinging by Venus on way to sun

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — NASA's Parker Solar Probe is swinging by Venus on its unprecedented journey to the sun.Launched in...

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Impact of Artificial Intelligence (AI) on Energy and Utilities Markets, 2018 Report - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct 2, 2018--The "Impact of Artificial Intelligence (AI) on Energy and Utilities, 2018" report has...

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WEFTEC Conference in the United States: SUEZ Announces 4 Contracts on the American Continents

PARIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct 2, 2018--At the WEFTEC1conference, held from the 29thof September to the 3rdof October in New...

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Google's first urban development raises data concerns

TORONTO (AP) — Heated streets will melt ice and snow on contact. Sensors will monitor traffic and protect pedestrians....

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Climate goals mean Europe will overtake US in electric cars

PARIS (AP) — European carmakers are rolling out electric vehicles like the ones on view this week at the Paris Motor Show to...

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The Latest: Kudlow says rising wages not inflationary

SEATTLE (AP) — The Latest on a pay raise more than 350,000 workers at Amazon.com (all times local):11:25 a.m.The chief economic...

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Upstream Oil & Gas Start-Up Tracker 2018: Increasing Focus on Cutting Costs and Improving Recovery Rates Through Radical Innovation and Digital...

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct 2, 2018--The "Upstream Oil & Gas Start-Up Tracker-Issue 4" report has been added to...

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North American Pump Services Market Forecast to 2023: With Increasing Oil Prices, the Demand is Expected to Grow - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct 2, 2018--The "North American Pump Services Market, Forecast to 2023" report has been added to...

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Dunkin' fires workers who poured water on homeless man

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — Dunkin' Donuts has fired workers who poured water on a homeless man in upstate New York and posted the...

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Sensus Reach Conference Empowers Attendees to Connect, Learn and Grow

RALEIGH, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct 2, 2018--As utility leaders seek new opportunities to improve the customer experience and...

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North American Low Pressure Water and Wastewater Membrane Systems Market Forecast to 2022 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct 2, 2018--The "North American Low Pressure Water and Wastewater Membrane Systems Market, Forecast...

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Assessment of Opportunities in Iraq: An Untapped Market 2018 Post War Against ISIS - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct 2, 2018--The "Assessment of Opportunities in Iraq, an Untapped Market, 2018" country profile has...

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Amazon says it is increasing its minimum wage for all US workers to $15 per hour starting next month

NEW YORK (AP) — Amazon says it is increasing its minimum wage for all US workers to $15 per hour starting next month.

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OKC’s DNA Solutions puts forensic science expertise to work identifying criminal suspects, victims

Welcome to another intriguing episode of CSI — Oklahoma City, where DNA crime scene evidence from all over the world is brought...

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Navigant Research Report Shows Robotic Process Automation in the Utility Industry Is Expected to Experience a Nearly 26% Compound Annual Growth Rate

BOULDER, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct 2, 2018--A new report from Navigant Research examines robotic process automation (RPA)...

Nitrogen application works for wheat when it is applied at the right time.

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Oklahoma State University researchers say the best time to apply nitrogen to a needy crop of wheat is shortly after it emerges from the ground. But that means farmers who are concerned about the issue may have to be patient.

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The most dangerous celebrity online is revealed

NEW YORK (AP) — Ruby Rose has played some dangerous characters, like an inmate in "Orange Is the New Black" and a scientist...

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The next era of tech won’t work with a physical keyboard

QWERTY keyboards are the unkillable cockroaches of the tech world—it’s time for a new way to interact with computers.

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Can AI save the agriculture industry?

The agricultural industry is coping with a labor shortage. Can AI come to the rescue?

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DOJ's lawsuit may delay California's new net neutrality law

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A U.S. Department of Justice lawsuit could delay the rollout of California's toughest-in-the country net...

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California woman sentenced for China smuggling

SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — A California woman who helped smuggle military and space communications technology from the United...

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Paul Allen says his non-Hodgkin's lymphoma has returned

SEATTLE (AP) — Billionaire Seattle Seahawks owner and Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen says cancer he was treated for in 2009...

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More stock whiplash as Tesla rebounds after Musk settlement

NEW YORK (AP) — Tesla made its biggest gain in five years Monday after company founder Elon Musk reached a settlement with...

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Dutch ban electric carts following crash that killed 4 kids

THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — The Dutch government is banning a type of electric cart used by many childcare centers to...

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Longtime Facebook exec Adam Mosseri new head of Instagram

NEW YORK (AP) — Facebook has named Adam Mosseri, a 10-year veteran at the company, as the head of Instagram.The appointment...

Business

Global Turbine Monitoring and Controls Market 2018-2022 - CMS with Advanced Prognostics / Emergence of IoT / Development of WindTwin Technology -...

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct 1, 2018--The "Global Turbine Monitoring and Controls Market 2018-2022" report has been added to...

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Can wireless challenge cable for home internet service?

NEW YORK (AP) — Cellular companies such as Verizon are looking to challenge traditional cable companies with residential...

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Supreme Court won't hear case over California beach access

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court on Monday refused to hear an appeal from a California billionaire who doesn't want to open...

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Midwest economy: September state-by-state glance

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

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Global Oil & Gas Mobility Market 2018-2023 - Segmented by Oil & Gas Sector, Application and Geography - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct 1, 2018--The "Global Oil & Gas Mobility Market Size, Share - Segmented by Oil & Gas Sector,...

Global Digital Oilfield Market Forecast & Opportunities, 2013-2023 - Focus on Drilling Optimization, Production Optimization, Reservoir Optimization, and...

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct 1, 2018--The "Global Digital Oilfield Market By Process (Drilling Optimization, Production...

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Asia-Pacific Stormwater Management Market, Competition Forecast & Opportunities, 2013 - 2023 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct 1, 2018--The "Asia-Pacific Stormwater Management Market By Tool (Grassed Swales, Rain Gardens,...

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2018 Innovations in Waste-to-Energy Technologies - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct 1, 2018--The "Innovations in Waste-to-energy Technologies" report has been added to...

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The Latest: Tesla shares surge in premarket trading

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on Elon Musk's settlement with U.S. regulators to remain at the company (all times local):5:40...

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New Tesla chair must rein in CEO Musk at key moment

WASHINGTON (AP) — It won't be an easy job.Whoever becomes the new chairman of Tesla Motors will face the formidable task of...

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Paris auto show highlights electric SUVs yet diesel lives on

PARIS (AP) — Diesel is in the doghouse. There's a global fight over trade. Brexit is looming. Tighter vehicle emissions rules...

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The Latest: Governor rejects supervised drug injection plan

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on bills considered by California Gov. Jerry Brown (all times local):8:30 p.m.California...

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California's tough net neutrality bill prompts US lawsuit

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California Gov. Jerry Brown signed the nation's toughest net neutrality measure Sunday, requiring...

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Justice Department sues California over hours-old internet neutrality bill

WASHINGTON (AP) — Justice Department sues California over hours-old internet neutrality bill.

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Warning system might have saved lives in Indonesian tsunami

MAKASSAR, Indonesia (AP) — An early warning system that might have prevented some deaths in the tsunami that hit an Indonesian...

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California governor signs toughest net neutrality law in US, forcing internet providers to maintain level playing field

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California governor signs toughest net neutrality law in US, forcing internet providers to maintain...

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Facial recognition tech at schools fuels privacy debate

SEATTLE (AP) — Facial recognition technology is being used to increase security at one Seattle school, but the technology is...

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Wanted: Tesla chairman, must be able to handle conflict

WASHINGTON (AP) — It won't be an easy job.Electric carmaker Tesla must find a new chair for its board of directors under a...

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When gambling goes haywire, you're unlikely to catch a break

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — When people gamble, things sometimes go wrong.Roulette balls glance off the wheel onto the table....

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Gassy cows are bad for the planet; could seaweed diet help?

The smelly reality is that cows will always pass gas. But if farmers had more access to seaweed, cow flatulence might just...

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China manufacturing weakens amid US tariff battle

BEIJING (AP) — China's export orders shrank in September as a tariff battle with Washington over technology escalated, adding...

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Musk out as Tesla chair, remains CEO in $40M SEC settlement

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Tesla and its CEO Elon Musk have agreed to pay a total of $40 million and make a series of concessions to...

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After Brazil museum fire, debate over how, or if, to rebuild

SAO PAULO (AP) — Ever since a fire gutted Brazil's 200-year-old National Museum in Rio de Janeiro, the question has been: Could...

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Tesla still has challenges after settling Musk tweet suit

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Elon Musk's future with Tesla Motors is clearer after the company settled a securities fraud lawsuit with...

The rains came down and the homes went up

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When it rained, it poured, but starts didn't stop for Oklahoma City homebuilders.

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The roval at Charlotte is the big NASCAR race worth watching

CONCORD, N.C. (AP) — If there was just one race to watch the entire NASCAR season it would be the one on Charlotte's newfangled...

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Tesla CEO Elon Musk, company to pay $40 million to settle SEC case alleging Musk duped investors

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Tesla CEO Elon Musk, company to pay $40 million to settle SEC case alleging Musk duped investors.

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Joe Masteroff, story writer for the musical 'Cabaret,' dies

NEW YORK (AP) — Joe Masteroff, the Tony Award-winning story writer of the brilliant, edgy musical "Cabaret" and the touching,...

Business

What comes next in Facebook's major data breach

NEW YORK (AP) — For users, Facebook's revelation of a data breach that gave attackers access to 50 million accounts raises an...

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Facebook says 50M user accounts affected by security breach

NEW YORK (AP) — Facebook reported a major security breach in which 50 million user accounts were accessed by unknown...

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The Latest: Facebook says hackers could access some apps

NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on Facebook's security breach (all times local):6:15 p.m.Facebook says a hack affecting 50 million...

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The Latest: Myanmar defends itself against UN report

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The latest on the United Nations General Assembly (all times local):9 p.m.Myanmar is defending itself...

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Prosecutors say Uber driver shot passenger from outside car

DENVER (AP) — Evidence against an Uber driver charged with shooting a passenger shows the driver was outside the car when he...

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Google CEO goes to Washington, will return to meet Trump

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Google CEO Sundar Pichai went to Washington Friday to discuss concerns about the company's business...

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The Latest: Google CEO to meet with President Trump

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on Google CEO Sundar Pichai's trip to Washington to meet with U.S. lawmakers and officials from...

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Tesla faces a reckoning with CEO Elon Musk's job in jeopardy

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The very attributes that have fueled a mania around Elon Musk — his vision, brash personality and...

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The Latest: CEO fraud charge hammers Tesla's stock

DETROIT (AP) — The Latest on efforts by federal regulators to remove Elon Musk from his position as CEO and chairman of Tesla...

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Stocks close out best quarter in 5 years on a quiet note

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks ended back where they started Friday as the stock market wrapped up its best quarter in almost five...

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China says it won't be pushed around by US on trade

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — China warned Friday that its critical relationship with the United States could break "like a glass," and...

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This innovative next step aims to help technology firms grow and succeed.

Oklahoma City has a new technology development company. NextStream Growth I will work out of the BHGE Energy Innovation Center...

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Global Oil and Gas Exploration & Production Markets 2017-2018 Forecast to 2026 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep 28, 2018--The "Oil and Gas Exploration & Production - Global Market Outlook (2017-2026)" report...

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Government may gain new power to track, shoot down drones

An aviation bill Congress is rushing to approve contains a little-noticed section that would give authorities the power to...

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5 things to know about the SEC's complaint against Elon Musk

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The Securities and Exchange Commission's complaint accusing Tesla CEO Elon Musk of committing stock market...

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Facebook says 50 million user accounts have been affected by a security breach

NEW YORK (AP) — Facebook says 50 million user accounts have been affected by a security breach.

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Science Museum Oklahoma to offer free admission, hands-on activities for Saturday's Tinkerfest

A daylong celebration of creativity and curiosity, Saturday’s Tinkerfest will bring together makers, artists, crafters,...

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Jaguars' Smith says he has been involved in 2 errant calls

Jaguars linebacker Telvin Smith says he has been involved in two errant calls the last two weeks.Smith says the NFL notified...

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For centuries, people have relied on maps to figure out where they are and where they're going. But today's digital maps —...

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US, Japan and Australia challenge Huawei in Papua New Guinea

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — The United States, Japan and Australia are cooperating on a domestic internet cable proposal for...

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Tesla falls 12 percent as regulators seek to oust Elon Musk as CEO. AP source says Musk rejected settlement with feds

DETROIT (AP) — Tesla falls 12 percent as regulators seek to oust Elon Musk as CEO. AP source says Musk rejected settlement with...

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Some defend official who said girls 'ruin everything'

SODDY-DAISY, Tenn. (AP) — Some people are defending a Tennessee high school official who posted a video explaining his ban on...

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DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep 28, 2018--The "Global Flow Battery Market - Segmented by Type, Material, Application, and...

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Candidates begin campaign for Afghan parliament elections

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Contenders in Afghanistan's parliamentary elections kicked off their campaigns Friday ahead of next...

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Tokyo Olympic organizers conduct security tests with police

TOKYO (AP) — Tokyo Olympic organizers conducted a series of drills with the metropolitan police department on Friday with the...

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DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep 28, 2018--The "North America Membrane Waste Water Treatment (WWT) Market - Segmented by Material...

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'Destiny 2: Forsaken' is fun to play — until it's not

The games in the Destiny series always have aspired to keep players busy not for hours or weeks, but months on end. When the...

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Journalists slam pending Bangladesh digital security law

DHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) — Journalists and human rights groups are demanding major amendments to a bill recently passed in...

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Honda recalls Accord, Insight vehicles for software problem

TOKYO (AP) — Honda is recalling about 232,000 2018 Accord vehicles and 2019 Insight hybrid cars in the U.S. for malfunctioning...

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Bull market doesn't mean bear market is definitely on horizon Q: What is a bull market and how does it differ from a bear market? A: The term “bull market” is used to refer to a rising stock market; however, it can also be applied to other...

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SEC seeks to oust Tesla CEO Elon Musk over go-private tweet

DETROIT (AP) — U.S. securities regulators are asking a federal court to oust Tesla Inc.'s Elon Musk as chairman and CEO,...

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The Latest: Tesla, directors indicate they stand behind Musk

DETROIT (AP) — The Latest on U.S. securities regulators filing a complaint against Tesla CEO Elon Musk alleging that he made...

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Jets OC Bates says team had headsets go out in all 3 games

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Researchers: 11-year-old flaw in vote scanner still unfixed

An uncorrected security flaw in a vote-counting machine used in 23 U.S states leaves it vulnerable to hacking 11 years after...

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New Orleans publicly unveiling slave market tour app

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The city of New Orleans has unveiled a smartphone app tour of sites involved in the slave trade during the...

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Mayor, others push back on proposed robot brothel in Houston

HOUSTON (AP) — A so-called robot brothel a Canadian company said it wants to open in Houston is getting pushback from local...

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SEC files complaint against Tesla CEO Elon Musk alleging he made false statements about taking the company private

DETROIT (AP) — SEC files complaint against Tesla CEO Elon Musk alleging he made false statements about taking the company private.

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Ford celebrates century of production at storied Rouge plant

DEARBORN, Mich. (AP) — Ford Motor Co.'s historic Rouge factory complex will continue well into its second century of production...

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Markets Right Now: Technology leads gains for US stocks

NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local):4 p.m.After four days of modest losses, Apple...

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2018 Advancements in Displays and Supercapacitors - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep 27, 2018--The "Advancements in Displays and Supercapacitors" report has been added to...

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Obama to companies: Engage govts to avoid the Facebook fate

HELSINKI (AP) — Former U.S. President Barack Obama urged private businesses Thursday to come out of "isolation" and to engage...

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Teens didn't need Kavanaugh to know what they write endures

The drama surrounding President Donald Trump's pick for the Supreme Court over the nominee's behavior in the 1980s has...

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Global Oilfield Process Chemicals Market Report 2018: 2017 Data, Estimates for 2018 & CAGR Projections to 2023 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep 27, 2018--The " Oilfield Process Chemicals: Global Markets " report has been added to...

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Uber, Cabify drivers block road in Spain to protest new rule

MADRID (AP) — Hundreds of Uber and other drivers are blocking a central artery in Madrid to protest the Spanish government's...

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EU lawmakers push for cybersecurity, data audit of Facebook

BRUSSELS (AP) — European Union lawmakers appear set this month to demand audits of Facebook by Europe's cybersecurity agency...

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2018 Innovations in Lithium-ion Batteries, Fuel Cells, Wind Turbines, Solar Cells, and Geothermal Power Generation - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep 27, 2018--The "Innovations in Lithium-ion Batteries, Fuel Cells, Wind Turbines, Solar Cells, and...

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Navigant Research Report Finds Improved Value Propositions, Emissions Targets, and Declining Battery Costs Are Driving the Market for Advanced Batteries for...

BOULDER, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep 27, 2018--A new report from Navigant Research examines the growing global market for...

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Girls 'ruin everything' says official on athletic shorts ban

SODDY-DAISY, Tenn. (AP) — A Tennessee high school official posted online a video banning athletic shorts, saying "blame the...

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Engineers search for cause in cracked beam at transit hub

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — San Francisco officials struggled Wednesday to find the source of unusual cracking in support beams that...

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Brazil court bars voters who didn't register fingerprints

SAO PAULO (AP) — Brazil's highest court ruled Wednesday that 3.4 million people cannot vote in next month's national elections...

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Fox plans to sell stake in Sky to Comcast for $15B

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China cuts some tariffs _ but does not address US complaints

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Gasoline prices typically drop in the fall, but this year they have continued to rise even as temperatures have cooled. The price at the pump is driven primarily by three factors: the price of oil, the cost of refining the oil into gasoline and...

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In Paris, Airbnb blamed for all kinds of ills

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Tendril Announces First-Of-Its-Kind Predictive Analytics Solution for Utility Customer Experience and Demand Side Management Groups

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In most global of settings, UN ponders populism's problems

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Japan preschools using tablets to prep tots for digital age

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Delta fixes 'technology issue,' flights no longer grounded

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Bill overhauling songwriter royalties heads to Trump's desk

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NTSB faults Air Canada pilots for last year's near disaster

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US attorneys general discuss social media privacy concerns

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Rochester firm wins $1M NY clean energy contest

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NASA's Mars Opportunity rover seen, but still not heard

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