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Thermoelectric Modules Market Report 2018: Global Industry Analysis, Trends, Market Size and Forecasts 2016-2024 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 22, 2018--The "Thermoelectric Modules Market: Global Industry Analysis, Trends, Market Size and...

Business

Surging oil prices and energy companies send stocks higher

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks are rising Friday as energy companies climb along with the price of oil. Oil producers in OPEC...

Business

Police: Backup driver in fatal Uber crash was distracted

PHOENIX (AP) — The human backup driver in an autonomous Uber SUV was streaming the television show "The Voice" and looking...

Crime

Justices adopt digital-age privacy rules to track cellphones

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court ruled Friday that police generally need a search warrant if they want to track criminal...

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Supreme Court says police generally need search warrant to collect information on where suspects used their cellphones

WASHINGTON (AP) — Supreme Court says police generally need search warrant to collect information on where suspects used their...

Business

TV weather presenters don ties to highlight global warming

BERLIN (AP) — TV weather presenters around the world have teamed up to highlight the impact of climate change by wearing ties,...

Crime

Bank robbery suspect gives ID, easily tracked by police

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Police say a quick-thinking bank teller in Ohio convinced a suspected robber to hand over his own...

Business

EU lawmakers miffed over new Facebook snub

BRUSSELS (AP) — European Union lawmakers are unhappy that Facebook is refusing to comply with their request to send two senior...

Business

Oklahoma business briefs

Oklahoma business briefs for June 22.

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What's that extra in my online cart? Soon, maybe a sales tax

NEW YORK (AP) — Attention shoppers: You may soon be paying more taxes on what you put in your online cart.The Supreme Court...

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A need to verify NKorea nuclear pledges

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration on Thursday identified the missile test engine site that it says North Korea has...

Business

Intel CEO out after consensual relationship with employee

NEW YORK (AP) — Intel CEO Brian Krzanich resigned after the company learned of what it called a past, consensual relationship...

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Intel CEO Brian Krzanich resigns after 'consensual relationship' with an employee

Intel CEO Brian Krzanich resigned suddenly after a "past consensual relationship with an Intel employee"came to light, the...

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Cheate on your MacBook Pro with this cheaper alternative

I loved, and nearly wore out, my state-of-the-art Apple MacBook Pro. Would a cheaper alternative do nearly as well?

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NK pledges to destroy missile test engine site

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration on Thursday identified the missile test engine site that it says North Korea has...

Business

High Court: Online shoppers can be forced to pay sales tax

WASHINGTON (AP) — States will be able to force more people to pay sales tax when they make online purchases under a Supreme...

Business

Latest: Trump calls sales tax ruling 'victory for fairness'

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. Supreme Court ruling that states can force online shoppers to pay sales tax (all times...

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___Trump jabbed first, and now world hits back in trade fightWASHINGTON (AP) — The European Union is set Friday to slap tariffs...

Business

How major US stock indexes fared Thursday

Car makers, technology and industrial companies fell Thursday as investors focused on the U.S.-China trade dispute, which could...

Business

UK finance leaders say openness is key to future prosperity

LONDON (AP) — Increased openness, not protectionism, is the best way to ensure Britain's prosperity in a rapidly changing...

Business

The Latest: Argentina collapses vs. Croatia, could go home

MOSCOW (AP) — The Latest on Thursday at the World Cup (all times local):11 p.m.Croatia has stunned Argentina 3-0 to advance to...

Downtown Edmond gets ... cool?

Business5 days ago

A flurry of development and announcements of venues aimed at creating a nightlife are starting to come together in a way that might provide Edmond its own vibrant downtown.

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Global HDVC Converter Stations Market Analysis & Trends 2017-2027 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 21, 2018--The "Global HDVC Converter Stations Market Analysis & Trends - Industry Forecast to...

Health

Science Says: What makes something truly addictive

CHICAGO (AP) — Now that the world's leading public health group says too much Minecraft can be an addiction, could...

Business

Xiaomi: A Chinese startup out to challenge Google, Amazon

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Xiaomi, a Chinese cellphone maker that helped pioneer the trend toward ultra-low-priced smartphones,...

Business

Supreme Court rules states can force online retailers to collect sales tax

The Supreme Court ruled Thursday that states can compel retailers to collect sales taxes even if they don't have a physical...

Business

Global Energy Management Systems Market Outlook 2018-2022 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 21, 2018--The "Global Energy Management Systems Market Outlook 2018-2022" report has been added to...

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Global Professional Luminaires Market Analysis & Forecasts 2018-2022, With an Expected CAGR of 4.29% - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 21, 2018--The "Global Professional Luminaires Market 2018-2022" report has been added to...

Business

Intel CEO Brian Krzanich resigns after company learns of consensual relationship with employee

NEW YORK (AP) — Intel CEO Brian Krzanich resigns after company learns of consensual relationship with employee.

Business

Solar PV Tracker Market is Projected to Grow at a CAGR of 20.5% During the Period 2017-2026 - Global Analysis by Technology - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 21, 2018--The "Solar PV Tracker - Global Market Outlook (2017-2026)" report has been added to...

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Energy Hippo and THG Energy Solutions Announce Strategic Alliance For Energy and Demand Management Solutions

AUSTIN, Texas & ALAMEDA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 21, 2018--Energy Hippo, Inc. and THG Energy Solutions, LLC have agreed to...

Business

Days after buying Time Warner, AT&T launches new TV service

NEW YORK (AP) — AT&T is launching a new streaming service incorporating television networks from the Time Warner company it...

Business

Power Line Communication: World Industry Analysis 2017-2018 and Forecasts to 2026 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 21, 2018--The "Power Line Communication - Global Market Outlook (2017-2026)" report has been added...

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Oklahoma business briefs for June 21, 2018

Business briefs for June 21, 2018

Business

Navigant Research Report Shows Cumulative Revenue for Global Urban Mobility Technologies is Expected to Reach $240.9 Billion in 2027

BOULDER, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 21, 2018--A new report from Navigant Research examines the global market for high-impact...

Business

China says US swinging 'big stick' of unfair trade tactics

BEIJING (AP) — China on Thursday accused the United States of using bullying tactics and blackmail in threatening to impose...

Business

Samsung SDI Targets EU Market with New Residential ESS Module

SEOUL, South Korea--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 21, 2018--Samsung SDI (President: Jun Young-hyun) (KRX:006400) revealed its...

Business

Asian stocks mostly up despite underlying US-China tension

TOKYO (AP) — Asian stock markets mostly rose Thursday as concern fades over the trade tensions between the U.S. and China....

Health

Editorial Roundup: Excerpts from recent editorials

Excerpts from recent editorials in the United States and abroad:___June 18The Washington Post on a report that longtime Trump...

Business

Instagram unveils new video service in challenge to YouTube

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Facebook's Instagram service is loosening its restraints on video in an attempt to lure younger viewers...

Business

Net neutrality backers fume as California bill watered down

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California legislation that was billed as one of the nation's most aggressive efforts to revive net...

Business

US stepping up Earth's protection from asteroids, comets

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — The U.S. government is stepping up efforts to protect the planet from incoming asteroids that could...

Business

Mars rover still silent as red planet dust storm goes global

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — A dust storm at Mars is now global, keeping NASA's Opportunity rover out of touch with Earth.Flight...

Sports

The Latest: Messi gets a chance to save face against Croatia

MOSCOW (AP) — The Latest on Wednesday at the World Cup (all times local):12:16 a.m.Lionel Messi is going to have a hard time...

Business

Twenty-First Century Fox and Walgreens jump; Starbucks skids

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Wednesday:Twenty-First Century Fox Inc., up $3.37 to...

Business

Trump meets with lawmakers about ZTE deal opposed in Senate

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump met Wednesday with Republican lawmakers after the Senate moved to block a White House...

Business

Markets Right Now: Stocks end mostly higher, though Dow dips

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

Health

Kate Spade Foundation to donate $1M for suicide prevention

NEW YORK (AP) — Kate Spade New York has announced plans to donate $1 million to support suicide prevention and mental health...

Business

Tesla sues ex-employee alleging data theft, leaks to media

DETROIT (AP) — A former employee hacked into computers at Tesla's Nevada battery factory, stole confidential information and...

Sports

The Latest: Rakitic casts vote for Messi in GOAT debate

MOSCOW (AP) — The Latest on Wednesday at the World Cup (all times local):8:40 p.m.Ivan Rakitic has taken sides in the Messi vs....

Business

Tariff troubles: Volvo opens 1st US plant in changed economy

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Volvo Cars opened its first plant in the U.S. on Wednesday in a much different trade environment than...

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Apple signs deal with Sesame Workshop for kids' shows

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Apple is getting into business with the prestigious Sesame Workshop.Apple said Wednesday it has given a...

Business

Correction: Western Electric Grid story

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — In a story June 19 about a proposal to create regional management of the electric grid in the Western...

Scouting a new site

News4 days ago

Cookie sales are helping pay for construction and operation of a new $11.2 million Girl Scout camp on the edge of Zoo Lake in northeast Oklahoma City.

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Sweden starts construction on fossil fuel-free steel plant

BERLIN (AP) — Sweden has started construction on a factory that will test whether it's feasible to make steel without burning...

Business

FTC puts data, privacy under spotlight with new hearings

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Federal Trade Commission says it plans to hold hearings about technology, competition and privacy of a...

Business

The Mouse chases the Fox: Disney makes $71B counteroffer

NEW YORK (AP) — The mouse is chasing the fox.Disney is offering more than $71 billion for Fox's entertainment businesses in a...

Business

The Latest: Volvo watches tariffs as 1st US plant opens

RIDGEVILLE, S.C. (AP) — The Latest on Volvo Cars opening its first U.S. plant (all times local):11:30 a.m.Volvo is showing off...

Business

The Latest: Disney counters Comcast with $71.3B bid for Fox

NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on battle for Twenty-First Century Fox (all times local):11:35 a.m.Disney is offering more than $71...

Business

Global Advanced Distribution Management System Market to 2025 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 20, 2018--The "Advanced Distribution Management System Market to 2025 - Global Analysis and...

Business

Fixing a massive NYC plumbing leak, 55 stories underground

NEWBURGH, N.Y. (AP) — New York City is in the midst of a plumbing repair job of monumental proportions.Hard-hat workers are...

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Russia defense chief: Weapons in Crimea can repel any attack

MOSCOW (AP) — Amid tensions between Russia and the West, the Russian defense minister has warned that weapons deployed to...

Business

Disney boosts its offer for most of Twenty-First Century Fox, bidding war with Comcast heats up

NEW YORK (AP) — Disney boosts its offer for most of Twenty-First Century Fox, bidding war with Comcast heats up.

Business

Alexa, I can trust you with my checkbook, right?

NEW YORK (AP) — Hey Alexa, what's my bank account balance?Big banks and financial companies have started to offer banking...

Business

Hyundai Motor, Audi join hands for fuel cell technology

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Hyundai Motor Group said Wednesday it signed an agreement with Audi AG to jointly develop electronics...

Business

Clean Energy Provides Grant Application Support for 168 Near Zero RNG Trucks

NEWPORT BEACH, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 20, 2018--Clean Energy Fuel Corp. (Nasdaq: CLNE ) has facilitated the filing of...

Business

Oklahoma business briefs for June 20

Oklahoma business briefs for June 20.

Business

Global Solar Photovoltaic (PV) Panel Market Analysis, Opportunities & Forecasts 2014-2022, With an Expected CAGR of 13.7% - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 20, 2018--The "World Solar Photovoltaic (PV) Panel Market - Opportunities and Forecasts, 2014 -...

Business

Navigant Research Report Shows Smart Home Industry is Experimenting with Blockchain Technology to Improve Customer Experience

BOULDER, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 20, 2018--A new report from Navigant Research examines the key trends driving smart home...

Business

World Cup games to air on free TV amid problems in Australia

SYDNEY (AP) — Rather than risk further outrage from football fans, rights holders in Australia have agreed to keep sharing...

Business

Survey: Companies in China feel pressure to give up tech

BEIJING (AP) — One in five foreign companies in China feels compelled to hand over technology for market access, a business...

Business

Asian stocks take breather from trade tension; markets mixed

SINGAPORE (AP) — Asian markets were mixed on Wednesday as traders sidelined tariffs that the U.S. and China have threatened to...

News

Saudi-led coalition displays Yemeni arms allegedly from Iran

ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Officials in a Saudi-led coalition battling Shiite rebels for control of a crucial port...

Business

10 Things to Know for Wednesday

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Wednesday:1. SEARCH ON FOR...

Business

Honolulu mayor vetoes bill to limit Uber, Lyft 'surge' fares

HONOLULU (AP) — Honolulu's mayor has vetoed a bill aimed at setting limits for what ride-hailing services such as Uber and Lyft...

Business

Mobile carriers cut off flow of location data to brokers

Verizon, AT&T, Sprint and T-Mobile have pledged to stop providing information on U.S. phone owners' locations to data brokers,...

Business

Google, Facebook, others speak out against child separation

Some business leaders are condemning the Trump administration's decision to separate children from parents who are accused of...

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Is someone 'orbiting' you on social media? It may be hurting your mental health

The trend of someone leaving your life, but still appearing in your online world, can hinder the ability to heal.

Business

Ford celebrates purchase of iconic Detroit train station

DETROIT (AP) — Ford Motor Co. is celebrating its purchase of Detroit's long vacant train depot that the company plans to...

Business

How major US stock indexes fared Monday

Big industrial and technology companies skidded Tuesday as the trade dispute between the U.S. and China threatened to come to a...

Business

Trump raises risk of economically harmful US-China trade war

WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States and China edged closer Tuesday to triggering the riskiest trade war in decades, a fight...

Business

The Latest: Western electric grid bill clears hurdle

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on California legislation to create a western regional electric grid (all times...

Business

The top 10 books on Apple's iBooks-US

iBook charts for week ending June 17, 2018: (Rank, Book Title by Author Name, ISBN, Publisher :1. The President Is Missing by...

Business

The top iPhone and iPad apps on App Store

App Store Official Charts for the week ending June 17, 2018:Top Paid iPhone Apps:1. Bloons TD 6, Ninja Kiwi2. Heads Up!,...

Business

IBM computer proves formidable against 2 human debaters

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — An argumentative computer proved formidable against two human debaters as IBM gave its first public...

News

New online toolbox to help keep kids safe in disasters

NEW YORK (AP) — A new set of online tools is designed to help families and communities keep children safe in disasters.The...

Business

The Latest: AT&T also vows to cut off location-data brokers

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on Verizon's decision to end sales of phone-location data to brokers (all times local):1:15...

Black student suspensions remain high at OKC schools

NewsJun 11, 2018

While Oklahoma City schools have significantly reduced the number of students it suspends each year, the disproportionate suspension rate of black students remains high.

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Business

Meat 2.0? Clean meat? Spat shows the power of food wording

NEW YORK (AP) — If meat is grown in a lab without slaughtering animals, what should it be called?That question has yet to be...

Business

Foxconn investing in $30 million water recycling system

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Foxconn Technology Group plans to invest in a $30 million recycling system that will significantly reduce the...

Business

AlsoEnergy and skytron energy Announce Strategic Partnership

BOULDER, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 19, 2018--AlsoEnergy, a leading provider of utility scale monitoring solutions and the #1...

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White nationalist Jared Taylor can sue Twitter for banning him, judge rules

Jared Taylor, founder of white nationalist publication American Renaissance, can proceed with a lawsuit against Twitter. Taylor...

Business

World Cup: No Russian? No Problem. There's an app for that

SAMARA, Russia (AP) — Randall Garcia and his wife were on a bus in the Russian city of Samara when a local resident stared at...

News

Technology Impact Assessment of Micro Energy Harvesting, 2018 Research Report with Technology Forecast to 2020 and Beyond - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 19, 2018--The "Technology Impact Assessment of Micro Energy Harvesting" report has been added to...

Business

The Associated Press has learned that Verizon will end sales of phone-location data through intermediaries

AP () — — The Associated Press has learned that Verizon will end sales of phone-location data through intermediaries.

News

Guard chief says Iran won't increase missile range

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran's semi-official Tasnim news agency is reporting that the country has no plan to increase the range of...

Business

Merkel says climate change is 'a fact,' laments US stance

BERLIN (AP) — German Chancellor Angela Merkel took aim Tuesday at U.S. President Donald Trump's decision to withdraw from the...

Business

Occidental Petroleum and White Energy to Study Feasibility of Capturing CO2 for Use in Enhanced Oil Recovery Operations

HOUSTON & PLANO, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 19, 2018--Occidental Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:OXY) and White Energy announced...

Business

China blasts new US tariff threat, warns it will retaliate

BEIJING (AP) — China on Tuesday threatened "comprehensive measures" in response to U.S. President Donald Trump's new tariff...

Business

Indian authorities break up police test-cheating gang

LUCKNOW, India (AP) — Police in northern India have broken up a gang that promised professional test-takers and high-tech...

Business

Benton PUD Builds a Foundation for the Future with Sensus

RALEIGH, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 19, 2018--Located in the heart of Washington State’s Tri-Cities—also known as “Washington...

Business

Ameren Illinois Partners with Tendril to Strengthen Its Behavioral Energy Efficiency Programs

BOULDER, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 19, 2018--Ameren Illinois has selected Tendril to implement its behavioral energy...

Business

Alexa, send up breakfast: Amazon launches Echo for hotels

NEW YORK (AP) — Alexa has a new job: hotel concierge.Amazon has launched a version of Alexa for hotels that lets guests order...

Business

Global stocks tumble after new Trump tariff threat

BEIJING (AP) — Global stock markets fell Tuesday after U.S. President Donald Trump escalated a dispute with China over...

Business

IBM pits computer against human debaters

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — IBM pitted a computer against two human debaters in the first public demonstration of artificial...

Business

Oklahoma business briefs

IT at OU wins national recognition NORMAN — IDG's Computerworld has recognized University of Oklahoma Information Technology as...

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Tulsa’s True Digital Security reduces risk of data theft from internet ‘bad actors’

TULSA — It started with a visit to a local auto dealer's website. Then a company's data started flowing to Russia. What began...

Business

Analytics unit in Oklahoma aims at smarter way to watch TV

At a time when cable and satellite carriers like AT&T, Comcast, Cox, Dish, and more are having challenges in their core...

Health

Thunder Launchpad graduates first class

Entrepreneurs from 10 young businesses recently concluded the 12-week Thunder Launchpad accelerator program by pitching their...

Business

Asian stocks tumble after new Trump tariff threat

BEIJING (AP) — Asian stocks tumbled Tuesday after President Donald Trump escalated a dispute with Beijing over technology...

Business

NOV Introduces GoConnect for Intervention and Stimulation Equipment Condition Monitoring and Predictive Maintenance Services

HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 18, 2018--National Oilwell Varco, Inc. (NYSE: NOV) today announced the commercial launch of...

Crime

Director: FBI won't repeat mistakes noted in watchdog report

WASHINGTON (AP) — The FBI is determined to not repeat any of the mistakes identified in a harshly critical watchdog report on...

Crime

The Latest: Cruz promises bill to deal with border crisis

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump and immigration (all times EDT):8 p.m.Texas Sen. Ted Cruz says he is...

Business

Senate backs bill blocking deal with Chinese telecom firm

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate on Monday approved a defense policy bill that includes a pay raise for the military and would...

Business

The Latest: Senate backs bill blocking deal with firm ZTE

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on a defense policy bill that would block a White House plan to allow Chinese telecom giant ZTE...

Business

Some Amazon investors side with ACLU on facial recognition

SEATTLE (AP) — Some Amazon company investors said Monday they are siding with privacy and civil rights advocates who are urging...

Business

Trump announces plans for Pentagon to create 'Space Force'

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump announced Monday he is directing the Pentagon to create a new "Space Force" as an...

Business

2 federal agencies take closer look into Tesla fire

WASHINGTON (AP) — One federal safety agency has dispatched an investigator and another says it is gathering information on a...

Sports

The Latest: Saudis safe after in-flight drama at World Cup

MOSCOW (AP) — The Latest on Monday at the World Cup (all times local):11:09 a.m.Saudi team officials say the players have...

Business

Global Supercapacitor Market 2018-2022: Increasing Investments in R&D for the Development of Hybrid Supercapacitors - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 18, 2018--The "Global Supercapacitor Market 2018-2022" report has been added to...

Business

The Latest: Trump signing directive to clean up space junk

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump announcing new "Space Force," other space initiatives. (all...

Overseas tourists get their kicks on Route 66

LifeJun 4, 2018

Up to 60 percent of tourists on Route 66 are from foreign countries, according to one person who has spent a lifetime promoting the Mother Road.

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Apple sets up iPhones to relay location for 911 calls

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Apple is trying to drag the U.S.'s antiquated system for handling 911 calls into the 21st century.If it...

Business

Peek at the future: Electric plane cruises skies over Norway

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Norway's transportation minister and the head of the Scandinavian country's airport operator took...

Business

Germany will fail 2020 climate goals, now eyes 2030 target

BERLIN (AP) — Germany will likely miss its goal of cutting emissions by 40 percent by 2020, the country's environment minister...

Health

Compulsive video-game playing could be mental health problem

GENEVA (AP) — Obsessive video gamers know how to anticipate dangers in virtual worlds. The World Health Organization says they...

Business

Supreme Court to take up iPhone app lawsuit

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court will consider whether the purchasers of iPhone apps can sue Apple over allegations it has...

Business

Portuguese regulators thwart Altice bid for media company

LISBON, Portugal (AP) — Telecoms company Altice has given up its attempt to buy control of Portugal's Media Capital after...

Business

Google to invest $550 million in Alibaba rival JD.com

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Google said Monday that it will invest $550 million in Alibaba's main rival JD.com as the U.S. tech...

Business

This Week: Oracle results; May home sales; Philly Fed survey

A look at some of the key business events and economic indicators upcoming this week:SEEKING OUT THE ORACLESilicon Valley...

News

Autonomous Waymo vehicle involved in 5-car crash in Arizona

MESA, Ariz. (AP) — Police in a Phoenix suburb say a self-driving Waymo vehicle was among five cars involved in a collision, but...

Business

Executive Q&A with Teresa Rule: Marine veteran finds niche in global cyber security firm

Executive Q&A with Teresa Rule: Ex-Marine finds niche in global cyber security firm

Business

AP news guide: Ford's plans for Michigan Central station

DETROIT (AP) — Ford Motor Co. plans to release details of its planned conversion of the long-vacant Michigan Central train...

Business

Ford: Detroit train station key to autonomous vehicle plans

DETROIT (AP) — Bill Ford looks past the tons of paint, plaster and steel needed to remake Detroit's blighted Michigan Central...

News

Army narrows list of cities down to 5 for new command HQ

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A U.S. Army spokesman says officials have narrowed to five the number of cities under consideration to...

Crime

'Jeopardy!' winner could get prison for sneaking into emails

ADRIAN, Mich. (AP) — A seven-time "Jeopardy!" winner who taught history at a small Michigan college faces up to five years in...

Sports

Technology helps France beat gritty Australia 2-1 in Group C

KAZAN, Russia (AP) — Technology twice helped France at the World Cup on Saturday as the 1998 champions labored to beat a gritty...

Business

China hikes tariffs on US soybeans, electric cars, fish

BEIJING (AP) — China fired back Saturday in a spiraling trade dispute with President Donald Trump by raising import duties on a...

Business

Summit does not deal with North Korea's hacking

WASHINGTON (AP) — Among the subjects President Donald Trump apparently didn't discuss with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in...

Business

North Korea's hacking fails to make summit talking points

WASHINGTON (AP) — Among the subjects President Donald Trump apparently didn't discuss with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in...

News

Radio reporter regains a voice with new technology

ATLANTA (AP) — Two years ago, longtime radio reporter Jamie Dupree encountered what others in his profession might see as an...

Business

The Latest: China fires back at US, raises own tariffs

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump's tariffs on Chinese goods (all times local):___10:15 p.m.China has...

Health

Theranos CEO Elizabeth Holmes charged with criminal fraud

NEW YORK (AP) — Federal prosecutors indicted Elizabeth Holmes on criminal fraud charges for allegedly defrauding investors,...

Business

How major US stock indexes fared Friday

U.S. stocks closed out a whirlwind week with a modest loss Friday as markets gauged how much to fret about the Trump...

Business

A trade war looms as Trump slaps tariffs on Chinese imports

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump brought the world's two biggest economies to the brink of a trade war Friday by...

News

Radio reporter regains a voice after losing ability to speak

ATLANTA (AP) — Two years ago, longtime radio reporter Jamie Dupree encountered what others in his profession might see as an...

Business

Markets Right Now: Trade tensions send US markets lower

NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local):4:00 p.m.After some sharp early losses,...

Business

AP: Trump 2020 working with ex-Cambridge Analytica staffers

WASHINGTON (AP) — A company run by former officials at Cambridge Analytica, the political consulting firm brought down by a...

Crime

Woman accused of trying to help Islamic State denied bond

MILWAUKEE (AP) — A Wisconsin woman accused of trying to plan terrorist attacks on social media leads a lonely life and sought...

Business

Federal officials: Prison cellphone jamming test a success

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Federal officials say they conducted a successful test earlier this year of a jamming technology some...

Business

Weekly Summary Corporate dividends, name changes, new listings

NEW YORK (AP) — Changes announced in corporate dividends Jun. 11-Jun. 15.INCREASED DIVIDENDSBoyd Gaming .06 from .05Caterpillar...

Business

Lawsuit over white nationalist's Twitter ban clears hurdle

A California judge has refused to throw out a lawsuit that accuses Twitter of violating the free speech rights of a leading...

Business

Foxconn closes on North American headquarters

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Foxconn Technology Group has purchased a downtown Milwaukee building to house its North American headquarters...

Health

X-rays and soy on front lines of US-China trade spat

BEIJING (AP) — President Donald Trump is hiking the price of Chinese-made forklift trucks and X-ray machines for American...

News

Global Energy Harvesting Systems Market 2013-2023 - Emergence of Motion Energy Harvesters: A Lucrative Opportunity for Market Growth - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 15, 2018--The "Energy Harvesting System Market by Technology, by Component, by Application, by...

Oklahoma Baptists weigh in on beleaguered seminary leader

LifeMay 13, 2018

Oklahomans are among those weighing in for and against Southwest Baptist Theological President Paige Patterson, a prominent and influential Southern Baptist Convention leader who is currently embroiled in controversy surrounding past remarks he...

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Global Fluid Sensors Market Outlook 2017-2026, With an Expected CAGR of 7.3% - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 15, 2018--The "Fluid Sensors - Global Market Outlook (2017-2026)" report has been added to...

Health

Germany wants EU-wide safety system for truck 'blind spots'

BERLIN (AP) — Germany's transport minister wants trucks fitted with compulsory 'blind spot' safety systems to prevent...

Business

Trump approves plan to impose tough China tariffs

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump has approved a plan to impose punishing tariffs on tens of billions of dollars of...

Business

AT&T, Time Warner close $81B merger 2 days after judge OKs

WASHINGTON (AP) — AT&T has completed its $81 billion takeover of Time Warner, one of the biggest media deals ever. A federal...

Business

AT&T, Time Warner to close merger 'as soon as possible'

WASHINGTON (AP) — AT&T and Time Warner say they have a clear path to complete their newly approved merger. Their lawyer says...

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Fitbit employees charged with having stolen trade secrets

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — U.S. prosecutors have charged one current and five former employees of San Francisco-based Fitbit, Inc....

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UN report: Debris from missiles that hit Saudis from Iran

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The United Nations has determined that debris from five ballistic missiles launched from Yemen into Saudi...

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Watchdog: Comey 'insubordinate,' not biased in Clinton probe

WASHINGTON (AP) — In a stinging rebuke, the Justice Department watchdog declared Thursday that former FBI Director James Comey...

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Musk company to build Chicago-to-O'Hare express transport

CHICAGO (AP) — Entrepreneur Elon Musk said Thursday a high-speed transportation system that will whisk people between downtown...

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The Latest: Watchdog report rebukes Comey for Clinton probe

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on a report by the Justice Department's internal watchdog on the FBI's handling of the Hillary...

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Google barely moves needle on gender, diversity in workforce

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. (AP) — Google barely raised the number of women and under-represented minorities among its ranks, while...

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The Latest: AT&T, Time Warner complete major merger

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on AT&T's merger with Time Warner (all times local):8:15 p.m.AT&T and Time Warner have completed...

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AT&T, Time Warner complete their merger two days after a judge dismissed government objections it would harm consumers

DALLAS (AP) — AT&T, Time Warner complete their merger two days after a judge dismissed government objections it would harm...

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Chicago airport plan is 1 of many Musk dream projects

CHICAGO (AP) — A newly announced project by billionaire innovator Elon Musk for a tunnel transit system that would carry...

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Apple closing iPhone security gap used by law enforcement

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Apple is closing a security gap that allowed outsiders to pry personal information from locked iPhones...

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H&R Block shares skid again on store-shuttering plan

WASHINGTON (AP) — Shares of H&R Block were down for the second day in a row following the tax preparer's announcement that it...

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Global Battery Monitoring System Market Analysis 2017-2023 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 14, 2018--The "Global Battery Monitoring System Market Analysis (2017-2023)" report has been added...

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Wisconsin woman accused of trying to help Islamic State

MILWAUKEE (AP) — A Wisconsin woman is accused of trying to plan terrorist attacks with hacked social media accounts used to...

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Spacewalking astronauts set up TV cameras for arriving ships

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — Spacewalking astronauts set up TV cameras Thursday for new crew capsules set to arrive in coming...

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Microsoft follows Amazon in pursuit of cashier-less stores

Microsoft is working on automated checkout technology that could help retailers compete with Amazon's new cashier-less...

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U.S. Hydraulic Fracturing Market Analysis, Market Size, Trends & Forecasts 2015-2025, With The Market to Reach a Value of $13.91 Billion by 2025 -...

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 14, 2018--The "U.S. Hydraulic Fracturing Market Size and Forecast by Service Type (Hydraulic...

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Global Membrane Bioreactor Systems Market 2018-2026: Size, Share, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Growth Trends, Key Players, Competitive Strategies...

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 14, 2018--The "Global Membrane Bioreactor Systems Market Size, Market Share, Application Analysis,...

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China warns US trade deals off if tariff hike goes ahead

BEIJING (AP) — China's government renewed its threat Thursday to scrap deals with Washington aimed at defusing a sprawling...

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Global Robotic Drilling Market, 2023 by Application (Onshore and Offshore), Installation (New Builds and Retrofits), Components (Hardware and Software) -...

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 14, 2018--The "Robotic Drilling Market Application (Onshore and Offshore), Installation (New...

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UK judge bans singer from social media over anti-Semitism

LONDON (AP) — A folk singer who posted videos on YouTube insulting Jews and mocking the Holocaust has been banned from using...

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Car crashes into, damages monument for slain MIT officer

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) — A car has crashed into a memorial for the Massachusetts Institute of Technology police officer killed...

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How Fox's businesses would match up with Disney and Comcast

NEW YORK (AP) — Competing bids from Comcast and Disney for the bulk of Twenty-First Century Fox come as the media landscape...

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Window Shopping: Oklahoma retail briefs for June 14

Window Shopping: Oklahoma retail briefs for June 14.

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Samsung joins global pledge to increase renewable energy use

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Samsung Electronics Co., the world's biggest smartphone maker, joined on Thursday a growing list of...

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Uber hires Facebook's product director as its driver product head

Uber Technologies Inc [UBER.UL] has hired Facebook Inc product director Daniel Danker as its head of driver product, Chief...

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Navigant Research Report Shows China is Open to Electricity Market Competition and Pushing for Distributed Energy Resources

BOULDER, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 14, 2018--A new report from Navigant Research examines the changes in the Chinese...

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Comcast-Disney fight highlights shifting media landscape

NEW YORK (AP) — That didn't take long.A day after a federal judge cleared the way for AT&T's takeover of Time Warner, Comcast...

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Japan banks on 3D mapping deemed crucial for driverless cars

TOKYO (AP) — Technology companies are racing to develop ultra-precise digital maps that can guide self-driving cars within...

These Oklahoma jobs are disappearing

BusinessJun 10, 2018

Employment in Oklahoma’s information industry sank to its lowest point since before 1990 this April, while U.S. employment in the industry grew slightly.

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The Latest: Comcast eyes Fox's international business

NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on Comcast's challenge to Disney for Fox (all times local):6:45 p.m.Comcast says Fox's international...

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Verizon explains Oklahoma outage, some customers still angry

Verizon Wireless customers in Oklahoma woke up Wednesday morning and realized something was missing — their service. The...

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NASA rover knocked out as gigantic dust storm envelops Mars

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — NASA's seemingly unstoppable Mars rover Opportunity has been knocked out by a gigantic dust storm...

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Global Variable Valve Timing (VVT) Market Outlook 2017-2023 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 13, 2018--The "Variable Valve Timing (VVT) - Global Market Outlook (2017-2023)" report has been...

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After AT&T's win, here comes the expected Comcast-Fox bid

NEW YORK (AP) — After AT&T-Time Warner comes the deluge.Comcast bid $65 billion for Fox's entertainment business on Wednesday,...

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How major US stock indexes fared Wednesday

U.S. stocks slipped Wednesday after the Federal Reserve raised interest rates and said it expects to increase rates two more...

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Comcast challenges Disney with $65B bid for Fox

NEW YORK (AP) — Comcast made a $65 billion bid Wednesday for Fox's entertainment businesses, setting up a battle with Disney to...

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Breaking up the Murdoch empire: Who gets what

A large part of the Fox entertainment empire is up for sale, though Fox News Channel and other U.S. television businesses are...

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Comcast makes $35-a-share cash bid for Fox's entertainment business, setting up bidding war with Disney

NEW YORK (AP) — Comcast makes $35-a-share cash bid for Fox's entertainment business, setting up bidding war with Disney.

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Host of new worries pushes bitcoin to 4-month low

NEW YORK (AP) — The price of bitcoin fell to a four-month low of $6,370 on Wednesday, days after South Korean digital currency...

Crime

Court rules no privacy for cellphone with 1-2-3-4 passcode

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — A man serving 18 years in prison in South Carolina for burglary was rightfully convicted in part because...

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Genealogies of Mayflower passengers helps find descendants

BOSTON (AP) — Figuring out whether you're a descendant of a Pilgrim is now just a mouse click away.A monthslong effort to...

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Solidia Technologies Supports IEA’s Mission to Accelerate Adoption of Carbon Capture and Storage Technologies and Clean Energy Solutions

PARIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 13, 2018--Solidia Technologies® joined industry leaders today at the International Energy Agency’s...

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In test case for gig economy, UK court backs contractor

LONDON (AP) — A London plumber who claimed he was unfairly dismissed after years of working as a contractor won a court ruling...

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AT&T antitrust win may herald new wave of media mergers

WASHINGTON (AP) — Brace yourself for a likely new era of media megamergers.AT&T's victory over the government's attempt to...

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Gun rights advocates challenge Maryland bump stock ban

BALTIMORE (AP) — A gun rights group has filed a federal lawsuit challenging Maryland's recently enacted ban on devices that...

Business

Turboexpander Market - Global Forecast to 2023 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 13, 2018--The "Turboexpander Market by Loading Device (Compressor, Generator, and Oil Break),...

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UK tech retailer suffers breach of customers' card data

LONDON (AP) — Smartphone seller Dixons Carphone says it is investigating a data breach of some 5.9 million customer bank card...

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Australian court rules man can sue Google for defamation

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — An Australian man who alleges Google defamed him on Wednesday won a court battle to sue the search...

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Navigant Research Report Examines Advances in Battery Technology and Specialized Energy Storage Applications

BOULDER, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 13, 2018--A new Navigant Research report examines the future roadmap for battery...

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Will Amazon's work to kill Seattle tax spook other cities?

SEATTLE (AP) — A tax on large companies such as Amazon that was meant to fight a growing homelessness crisis got rolled back...

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The Latest: Judge approves merger of AT&T and Time Warner

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the resolution of the AT&T-Time Warner antitrust case (all times local):9:55 p.m.A federal...

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Seattle divided as leaders halt tax on companies like Amazon

SEATTLE (AP) — Seattle leaders on Tuesday repealed a tax on large companies such as Amazon and Starbucks after a backlash from...

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Federal judge approves AT&T-Time Warner merger

WASHINGTON (AP) — A federal judge approved the $85 billion mega-merger of AT&T and Time Warner on Tuesday, potentially ushering...

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Vendor blamed for mistaken tsunami alert broadcast in Alaska

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — A third-party vendor is being blamed for a mistaken tsunami alert broadcast on Alaska TV and radio...

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How Nintendo regained its footing with the Switch and smartphones

After years of missteps, the the Nintendo of 2018 feels newly invigorated.

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Comcast offer for Fox expected after favorable AT&T ruling

NEW YORK (AP) — Now that a federal judge has cleared AT&T's $85 billion takeover of Time Warner, other companies are likely to...

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How major US stock indexes fared Tuesday

Stocks mostly rose in a quiet Tuesday session, as investors reacted calmly to the outcome of a meeting between President Donald...

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Unmanned NASA plane flies solo through public airspace

EDWARDS AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. (AP) — NASA has flown a large, remotely piloted aircraft equipped with detect-and-avoid...

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Report: Amazon destroys large amount of new, returned goods

BERLIN (AP) — German public broadcaster ZDF is reporting that online retailer Amazon destroys a large amount of new and...

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The Latest: Seattle repeals tax on companies like Amazon

SEATTLE (AP) — The Latest on a Seattle tax on large businesses aimed at combating a growing homelessness crisis (all times...

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Seattle leaders repeal tax on businesses like Amazon, Starbucks after companies fought effort to pay for homeless aid

SEATTLE (AP) — Seattle leaders repeal tax on businesses like Amazon, Starbucks after companies fought effort to pay for...

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Judge OKs AT&T merger with Time Warner, rejecting government argument it would hurt pay-TV consumers, competition

WASHINGTON (AP) — Judge OKs AT&T merger with Time Warner, rejecting government argument it would hurt pay-TV consumers,...

To save Oklahoma babies, start before they're conceived

HealthJun 10, 2018

Women who have decided to get pregnant can take steps to improve their own health, reducing their babies’ risk of being born too early or too small, as well as their own risk of pregnancy complications.

Exclusively from The Oklahoman

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Markets Right Now: Stocks closing mixed on Wall Street

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

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Tesla cuts 9 pct. of workforce in bid to post a profit

DETROIT (AP) — Electric car maker Tesla Inc. is laying off about 3,600 workers mainly from its salaried ranks as it slashes...

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Asia-Pacific Battery Monitoring System Market by Type, Component Type, Connectivity Type, Vertical and Country - Forecast to 2023 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 12, 2018--The "Asia Pacific Battery Monitoring System Market Analysis (2017-2023)" report has been...

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North America Battery Monitoring System Market 2017-2018 & 2023 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 12, 2018--The "North America Battery Monitoring System Market Analysis (2017-2023)" report has...

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FIFA urges referees to take their time for video review

MOSCOW (AP) — World Cup referees must ensure all the time used for video review is played at the end of each half — even if a...

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US Navy leaders looking to light 'a fire in our gut'

NEWPORT, R.I. (AP) — A top military commander asked scholars on Tuesday for bold ideas on how the U.S. Navy can maintain...

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Judge halts 3D model evidence in FBI agent's Oregon shooting

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A judge has ruled that a 3D model can't be used as evidence in the upcoming trial of an FBI agent accused...

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Direct costs of Daimler diesel recall in Europe limited

FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — Automaker Daimler's recall and software fixes for 774,000 Mercedes-Benz cars and vans in Europe will...

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US arrests 74 in global email scam crackdown

The US has arrested 74 people including nearly 30 in Nigeria, as part of an effort to combat email scam artists. It said the...

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Israel: Social media monitoring nabs would-be attackers

JERUSALEM (AP) — Israeli authorities have foiled over 200 Palestinian attacks by monitoring social media and sifting through...

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Global Electric Vehicle Chargers Market Analysis & Industry Forecast 2017-2023 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 12, 2018--The "Electric Vehicle Chargers Market by Vehicle Type, Charging Type, and End User -...

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Mortgage software tool produced locally looks to branch out

It's a promising sign when an entrepreneur with a successful track record inside an industry decides to build a solution to...

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Oklahoma technology briefs: Panel says FAA too tough on drones

Science panel says FAA too tough on drones Science advisers to the federal government say safety regulators should do more to...

Business

China auto sales rise 7.9 percent in May as electrics surge

BEIJING (AP) — China's auto sales rose 7.9 percent in May from a year earlier as purchases of electric and gasoline-electric...

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Vietnam passes cybersecurity law despite privacy concerns

HANOI, Vietnam (AP) — Vietnamese legislators on Tuesday passed a contentious cybersecurity law, which critics say will hurt the...

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Watch: Why electric scooters are so controversial

The good: a new breed of electric scooter is easy to obtain, via an app, and can be dropped anywhere.

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Seattle poised to repeal new tax opposed by Amazon

SEATTLE (AP) — Seattle leaders said Monday that they plan to repeal a tax on large companies like Amazon and Starbucks as they...

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Kim Jong Un could give up ICBMs but keep some nuclear forces

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — After years of effort to develop nuclear missiles that can target the U.S. mainland, is North Korean...

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NASA’s Opportunity rover, caught in fierce Martian dust storm, sends message back home

Opportunity’s power comes from batteries linked to solar panels, and those solar panels don’t work well when the skies aren’t...

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Lesbian couple says Uber driver kicked them out over a kiss

An Uber driver kicked a lesbian couple out of his car for kissing in the back seat — because he found the act “disrespectful,”...

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Don't trust the tech giants? You likely rely on them anyway

NEW YORK (AP) — If technology giants like Facebook, Google and Amazon face a common threat to their dominance, it probably lies...

Business

Your internet use could change as 'net neutrality' ends

NEW YORK (AP) — Your ability to watch and use your favorite apps and services could start to change — though not right away —...

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Forum Energy Technologies Awarded Contract for Submarine Rescue Vehicle and Remotely Operated Vehicle

HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 11, 2018--Forum Energy Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: FET) announced today that it received an order...

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Corps to wrap up Dakota Access pipeline work in 2 months

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers within the next two months expects to wrap up an environmental study of...

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Germany orders Daimler to recall 238,000 diesel vehicles

FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — Germany's transport minister says the government is ordering automaker Daimler to immediately recall...

Business

US hits Russian firms with sanctions, citing cyberattacks

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration on Monday slapped sanctions on several Russian companies and businessmen for...

Business

Transport minister: 238,000 Daimler diesels in Germany subject to immediate recall over excess emissions

FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — Transport minister: 238,000 Daimler diesels in Germany subject to immediate recall over excess...

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London mayor upbeat about tech despite investment concerns

LONDON (AP) — London Mayor Sadiq Khan says he's optimistic the city will continue to draw investors after Brexit as a survey...

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Global Nickel Market Industry Analysis & Outlook 2018-2022 with Focus on EV Batteries - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 11, 2018--The "Global Nickel Market with Focus on EV Batteries: Industry Analysis & Outlook...

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Global Industry Boilers Market to 2023 By Capacity, Product, Industry, Region - Market Size, Demand Forecasts, Company Profiles, Industry Trends and Updates...

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 11, 2018--The "Global Industry Boilers Market - By Capacity, Product, Industry, Region - Market...

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Nine-year-old girl placed into rehab for her Fortnite addiction

Battle Royale games continue to be incredibly popular—the mode was confirmed to appear in the upcoming Battlefield V at EA’s E3...

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Bitcoin at 2-month low after South Korean exchange hacked

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — A South Korean cryptocurrency exchange said Monday hackers have stolen about one-third of the coins...

App allows users to look back in Oklahoma history, and win money

BusinessJun 3, 2018

Trifecta Communications is unveiling an augmented-reality treasure hunt, to take place across the Oklahoma City metro and introduce participants to real Oklahoma history.

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No voter registration point of pride, unease in North Dakota

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — John Erickson breezed into downtown Bismarck's government building, flashed his ID and picked up a...

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A first for the Army: Scouting big cities for new command HQ

The U.S. Army is scouting large cities to find a home for a new command headquarters so it will be close to academia and...

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Iran, spurned by US, angrily watches Trump-North Korea talks

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — For Iran, the so-called "Axis of Evil" has boiled down to a party of one, as President Donald Trump...

Sports

US Open setup relies as much on science as instincts

SOUTHAMPTON, N.Y. (AP) — The U.S. Open prefers to be looked upon as the ultimate test in golf, which can be an invitation for...

Business

Pope to oil execs: Energy needs mustn't destroy civilization

VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis told leading oil executives Saturday that the transition to less-polluting energy sources "is...

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21 clever Alexa commands you will use again and again

More than any other device, Alexa has become our closest approximation of artificial intelligence.

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Marine Corps weighs wooing older members for new cyber force

SAN DIEGO (AP) — The head of the Marine Corps says it's time the U.S. military branch known for its fierce, young warriors...

Business

Report: Downed power lines sparked deadly California fires

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A dozen wildfires that burned thousands of homes in California's wine country and killed at least 15...

Business

Facebook shared user data with select companies

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Facebook shared personal information culled from its users' profiles with other companies after the date...

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Ne-Yo on state of R&B, being the 'love song guy' and #MeToo

NEW YORK (AP) — While trends in music are ever-changing, Ne-Yo knows one thing: He's the "love song" guy, and he's fine with...

Business

Closing North Korea's vast nuclear program poses challenges

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — An unknown number of nuclear warheads. Stockpiles of weapons-grade plutonium and highly enriched...

Business

US bureau's leader questions usefulness of public database

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — President Donald Trump's budget director and acting director of the federal government's consumer watchdog...

Business

Sheryl Sandberg uses Facebook's woes as lesson for MIT grads

BOSTON (AP) — Facebook executive Sheryl Sandberg didn't shy away from her company's ongoing privacy scandal in a Friday...

Business

After an early stumble, US stock indexes end modestly higher

NEW YORK (AP) — The stock market shook off a bumpy start and ended modestly higher Friday, led by gains in consumer products...

Business

Markets Right Now: Stocks shrug off bumpy start, end higher

NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local):4 p.m.Stocks shook off a bumpy start and...

Business

Global LCD and OLED Markets Technology, Directions, and Market Analysis Report 2018 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 8, 2018--The "LCD and OLED Markets Technology, Directions, and Market Analysis" report has been...

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$1.73 Billion Mobile Power Plant Market 2018: Global Outlook to 2022 with Focus on Application, Fuel Type and Power Rating - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 8, 2018--The "Mobile Power Plant Market by Fuel Type (Natural Gas/LPG, Diesel), Power Rating (1-10...

Business

Kia recalls over 500K vehicles; air bags may not inflate

DETROIT (AP) — Kia is recalling over a half-million vehicles in the U.S. because the air bags may not work in a crash.Combined...

Business

Trade tremors: How tariffs, tough talk has unsettled markets

NEW YORK (AP) — Fears of a trade war have given a boost to some of the smallest companies on the market as well as some of the...

Business

Vietnam Water Purifiers Market, Competition Forecast & Opportunities, 2023 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 8, 2018--The "Vietnam Water Purifiers Market By Mode (POU & POE), By Type (Under Sink, Counter...

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Russia Water Purifiers Market, 2023 By Mode (POU & POE), Type (Under Sink, Counter Top, Faucet Mount) & Technology (RO, Media, UF, UV) - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 8, 2018--The "Russia Water Purifiers Market, By Mode (POU & POE), By Type (Under Sink, Counter...

Health

"Dancing Doctor" accused of malpractice, license suspended

ATLANTA (AP) — Authorities have suspended the license of a doctor in suburban Atlanta who posted videos of herself dancing with...

Business

Global Substation Automation Market Analysis, Technologies, Market share & Industry Forecast to 2024, With an Expected CAGR of 15.51% - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 8, 2018--The "Global Substation Automation Market - Technologies, Market share and Industry...

Business

OKC’s Pure MHC has special connection to BIO convention sponsor AbbVie

Pure MHC was joined in pursuit of new partnerships at the 2018 BIO show in Boston by colleagues from another Emergent...

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Global Power Electronics Market by Material, Device Type, Application, Vertical & Geography - Analysis & Forecast to 2023 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 8, 2018--The "Power Electronics Market by Material, Device Type (Discrete, Module, and IC),...

Business

As trade fears grow, US states reach out to companies

HACHIOJI, Japan (AP) — President Donald Trump's trade relations with Tokyo are testy, but Idaho gave Takashi Suzuki a warm...

Business

China's trade surplus with US grew, while global gap shrank

BEIJING (AP) — China's political sensitive trade surplus with the United States widened in May from a year earlier, while its...

Business

Asian shares fall ahead of G7 summit, central bank meetings

TOKYO (AP) — Asian shares were lower Friday, as investors awaited the Group of Seven leaders' meeting, continuing into the...

Business

Report: ZTE chairman promises no more violations, apologizes

BEIJING (AP) — Chinese tech giant ZTE Corp.'s chairman promised no further compliance violations and apologized to customers in...

Business

Amazon unveils nearly hands-free streaming TV device

NEW YORK (AP) — Alexa for couch potatoes is coming: Amazon's new streaming TV device will let users shout out when they want to...

Business

Google pledges not to use AI for weapons or surveillance

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Google pledged Thursday that it will not use artificial intelligence in applications related to weapons,...

Business

Facebook says privacy-setting bug affected as many as 14M

NEW YORK (AP) — Facebook said a software bug led some users to post publicly by default regardless of their previous settings....

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Lightning on Jupiter: NASA finally discovers why it's there, and how bolts are similar to Earth's

Scientists saw that lightning on Jupiter can be as frequent as it is on Earth.

The OK -- The Food Issue

LifeFeb 4, 2018

Peanut butter. If I have one go-to food, that's it. Crunchy or smooth? Doesn't matter. Jif, Skippy or Peter Pan? Don't care. Love them all. On toast, on a cracker. Plain or with a pickle, like my mom taught me. Even on a hamburger. If you...

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Business

Uber driver charged with murder in Denver shooting

DENVER (AP) — An Uber driver was charged with murder Thursday in the fatal shooting of a passenger on a Colorado highway.Denver...

Business

Feds: Tesla accelerated, didn't brake ahead of fatal crash

A Tesla SUV using the company's semi-autonomous Autopilot driving system accelerated just before crashing into a California...

Business

Facebook bug made some private posts public, affecting as many as 14M users

NEW YORK (AP) — Facebook bug made some private posts public, affecting as many as 14M users.

Business

Markets Right Now: Stocks end mixed as the tech sector sags

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

Business

New Mars discoveries advance case for possible life

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — New Mars discoveries are advancing the case for possible life on the red planet, past or even...

Business

Google stops political ads in Washington following lawsuit

SEATTLE (AP) — Google stopped accepting political ads in Washington state Thursday, the same day changes to the state's...

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Scientists reap data from Hawaii's rumbling Kilauea volcano

HONOLULU (AP) — Hawaii's Kilauea volcano may be disrupting life in paradise with its bursts of ash and bright-orange lava, but...

Business

Commerce Secretary: US reaches deal with China's ZTE

WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States and China have reached a deal that allows the Chinese telecommunications giant ZTE Corp. to...

Business

Terves Introduces SmartCore™ Structural Chemical Delivery Product for Oil and Gas Completion and Production

EUCLID, Ohio--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 7, 2018--Terves Inc. (“ Terves ”) is pleased to announce the launch of the Oil and Gas...

Business

Honda, GM to develop electric vehicle batteries together

TOKYO (AP) — Honda Motor Co. of Japan and U.S. automaker General Motors Co. agreed Thursday to work together in developing...

Health

The Latest: Putin says 'always thinking' about successor

MOSCOW (AP) — The Latest on President Vladimir Putin's annual call-in television show (all times local):4:30 p.m.Russian...

Business

Loudoun Water Partners with Sensus to Sustainably Manage Water Resources

RALEIGH, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 7, 2018--Loudoun County is one of the fastest growing counties in the nation. This growth...

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Decision allows states, tribal jurisdictions to develop sports gaming

Decision allows states, tribal jurisdictions to develop sports gaming Q: The Supreme Court recently eliminated the largest...

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The Latest: Facebook to end partnership with China's Huawei

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — The Latest on Facebook's privacy scandal (all times local):3:25 p.m.Facebook says it will end its...

Business

Australian leader backs Zuckerberg's grilling in Parliament

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia's prime minister said on Thursday he would welcome Facebook founder and chief executive...

Business

Asian stocks higher after Wall Street gains

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Asian stock markets rose Thursday following a rally on Wall Street as remarks by a European Central...

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Honolulu leaders approve 1st ride-hailing price cap in US

HONOLULU (AP) — Honolulu leaders approved a measure Wednesday to limit prices that ride-hailing services like Uber and Lyft can...

Business

Honolulu leaders pass limits on 'surge pricing' for ride-hailing companies in what Uber, Lyft call first such rule in US

HONOLULU (AP) — Honolulu leaders pass limits on 'surge pricing' for ride-hailing companies in what Uber, Lyft call first such...

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Facebook to fund original news shows from ABC, CNN, others

NEW YORK (AP) — Facebook says it will fund original news shows created by such news organizations as ABC, CNN, Fox, Univision...

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Shareholders reject bid to link Google diversity to exec pay

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. (AP) — Shareholders of Google parent Alphabet Inc. on Wednesday rejected several proposals aimed at...

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Global Indoor LED Display Market Analysis 2013-2018, Forecast to 2023 - Focus on Chinese Industry - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 6, 2018--The "Global and Chinese Indoor Led Display Industry, 2018 Market Research Report" report...

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Global Battery Energy Storage System Market to Reach $8.54 Billion by 2023 - Driven by the Increasing Demand for Grid-Connected Solutions -...

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