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Rebuilding America: How will life in Oklahoma look after COVID-19?

As states across the U.S. begin to reopen, what will the "new normal" be like for Oklahoma? Here's a look.

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What you need to know today about the virus outbreak

Countries around the world continue easing lockdown restrictions and regaining a bit of what life was like before the...

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French virus tracing app goes live amid debate over privacy

PARIS (AP) — France is rolling out an official coronavirus contact-tracing app aimed at containing fresh outbreaks as lockdown...

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The top iPhone and iPad apps on App Store

Top Paid iPhone Apps:1. Minecraft, Mojang2. Monopoly, Marmalade Game Studio3. Procreate Pocket, Savage Interactive Pty Ltd4....

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US-Apple-Books-Top-10

Rank, Book Title by Author Name, ISBN, Publisher1. Fair Warning by Michael Connelly - 9780316539432 - (Little, Brown and...

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US-Apple-Movies-Top-10

Apple TV app - Movies US charts:1. The Invisible Man (2020)2. SCOOB!3. Knives Out4. Sonic The Hedgehog5. The Gentlemen6. The...

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Audible best-sellers for week ending May 29th

Fiction:1. The Getaway by Greer Hendricks and Sarah Pekkanen, narrated by Emily Bauer (Audible Original)2. How to Defeat a...

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Global Lead Acid Batteries Market Report 2020-30: COVID-19 Impact & Recovery - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 2, 2020--The "Lead Acid Batteries Global Market Report 2020-30: Covid 19 Impact and Recovery"...

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South Korea to reopen WTO complaint over Japan trade curbs

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Reigniting a bitter row between key U.S. allies, South Korea on Tuesday said it will reopen a...

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Asian shares mostly higher following Wall Street gains

TOKYO (AP) — Shares were mostly higher in Asia on Tuesday, lifted by moves to reopen many regional economies from shutdowns...

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225 VIPs urge world powers to adopt $2.5 trillion COVID plan

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — More than 225 current and former global VIPs urged the world’s 20 major economic powers on Monday to hold...

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Judge tosses ex-basketball players' 'Fortnite' dance lawsuit

SILVER SPRING, Md. (AP) — A federal judge has dismissed a lawsuit in which two former University of Maryland men’s basketball...

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___Brands weigh in on national protests over police brutalityAs thousands of protesters take to the street in response to...

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With rare candor, employees protest Facebook's Trump policy

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Facebook employees are using Twitter and Facebook's internal communications tools to register their...

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How major US stock indexes fared Monday

Stocks closed broadly higher on Wall Street Monday after shaking off a wobbly start.Banks, companies that depend on consumer...

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Publishers sue Internet Archive over scanning of books

NEW YORK (AP) — Four of the country's biggest publishers have sued a digital library for copyright infringement, alleging that...

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The Latest: S. Korea pushes QR registration for risky venues

The Latest on the coronavirus pandemic. The new coronavirus causes mild or moderate symptoms for most people. For some,...

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Future of stadiums, arenas promises high tech, low capacity

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The coronavirus pandemic that brought sports to a standstill for months has everyone wondering what...

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Online divisions: Twitter, Facebook diverge on Trump's words

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — President Donald Trump posted identical messages on Twitter and Facebook this week. But while the two...

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In virus-hit South Korea, AI monitors lonely elders

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — In a cramped office in eastern Seoul, Hwang Seungwon points a remote control toward a huge NASA-like...

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'Back in the game': SpaceX ship blasts off with 2 astronauts

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — A rocket ship built by Elon Musk’s SpaceX company thundered away from Earth with two Americans on...

By land and air, weather researchers track tornadic storms

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SALINA, Kan. — For the first time in almost a decade, meteorologists from across the Midwest will track and intercept tornado birthing grounds as part of a large-scale collaborative research project. The TORUS Project, or Targeted Observation...

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US cities fear protests may fuel new wave of virus outbreaks

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The massive protests sweeping across U.S. cities following the police killing of a black man in Minnesota...

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Italy court rules Uber food delivery riders were exploited

ROME (AP) — A court in Milan has ordered the appointment of a judicial administrator to oversee Uber Italy for one year after...

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Some Old Order Mennonites feel called to return to church

NEW HOLLAND, Pa. (AP) — For the first time in weeks, kids played in the church cemetery. Nearby, a group of men in their 20s...

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China home-built aircraft carrier conducting sea trials

BEIJING (AP) — China’s Defense Ministry said the navy’s only entirely home-built aircraft is carrying out sea trials to test...

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The Latest: 400 German managers, workers returning to China

The Latest on the coronavirus pandemic. The new coronavirus causes mild or moderate symptoms for most people. For some,...

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Twitter and Trump: A feud years in the making finally erupts

On one side of this fraught moment: the president of the United States, facing multiple crises less than six months before the...

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War hero McRaven tells MIT grads they're the 'real heroes'

William McRaven, the retired U.S. Navy admiral who directed the raid that killed Osama bin Laden, told members of MIT's...

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Stocks erase a loss as worries over China tensions fizzle

Stocks closed out a solid week on Wall Street Friday with a late-afternoon rebound after worries that President Donald Trump...

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How major US stock indexes fared Friday

The stock market erased an early drop and ended mixed Friday, capping a strong week and month.Stocks rebounded after President...

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Dell, Williams-Sonoma rise; Nordstrom, Salesforce fall

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved heavily or traded substantially on Friday:Salesforce.com Inc., down $6.31 to $174.79.The...

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Weekly Summary Corporate dividends, name changes, new listings

NEW YORK (AP) — Changes announced in corporate dividends May. 25-May. 29.INCREASED DIVIDENDSHamilton Lane Inc Cl A .3125 from...

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Initial public offerings scheduled to debut next week

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

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AP Interview: French minister confident in virus tracing app

PARIS (AP) — As France is easing most virus-related restrictions next week, the French government is confident its...

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Hello and welcome: Robot waiters to the rescue amid virus

RENESSE, Netherlands (AP) — You can always count on a robot for perfect timing.When Shaosong Hu saw robotic waiters serving...

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VW spending $2.2B to expand in China's electric car market

BEIJING (AP) — Volkswagen is spending 2 billion euros ($2.2 billion) to expand its presence in China’s electric car industry in...

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NSA: Russian agents have been hacking major email program

BOSTON (AP) — The U.S. National Security Agency says the same Russian military hacking group that interfered in the 2016...

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UN chief warns leaders pandemic may cause historic famine

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. chief on Thursday warned the largest gathering of world leaders since the coronavirus pandemic...

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Washington recovers $300M in fraudulent unemployment claims

OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — Washington state has recovered $300 million paid to criminals who used stolen personal information to...

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US joins G7 artificial intelligence group to counter China

The U.S. has joined an international panel for setting ethical guidelines for the use of artificial intelligence. The Trump...

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Trump escalates war on Twitter, social media protections

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump escalated his war on Twitter and other social media companies Thursday, signing an...

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The Latest: Iowa AD looking at different football scenarios

The Latest on the effects of the coronavirus outbreak on sports around the world:___Iowa athletic director Gary Barta is not...

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Officer will keep job despite racist email about virus masks

NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — An Oklahoma police officer will keep his job after being disciplined for responding to an email about...

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Marvell: Fiscal 1Q Earnings Snapshot

HAMILTON, Bermuda (AP) _ Marvell Technology Group Ltd. (MRVL) on Thursday reported a loss of $113 million in its fiscal first...

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Dell Technologies: Fiscal 1Q Earnings Snapshot

ROUND ROCK, Texas (AP) _ Dell Technologies Inc. (DELL) on Thursday reported fiscal first-quarter profit of $141 million.On a...

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Adverum Biotechnologies: 1Q Earnings Snapshot

REDWOOD CITY, Calif. (AP) _ Adverum Biotechnologies Inc. (ADVM) on Thursday reported a loss of $22.9 million in its first...

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How major US stock indexes fared Thursday

Stocks gave up an early rally and closed slightly lower Thursday as traders turned cautious over escalating tensions between...

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Amid virus lockdown, radio lessons return in Latin America

FUNZA, Colombia (AP) — At a small farmhouse outside Colombia’s capital city, Marlene Beltran picks up a ruler and crayons. She...

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Zoom wall takes in soccer match as Danish league resumes

AARHUS, Denmark (AP) — As professional soccer returned to Denmark, fans used Zoom to be part of the action.Thousands of Danish...

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CVS Health tests self-driving vehicle prescription delivery

CVS Health will try delivering prescriptions with self-driving vehicles in a test that begins next month.The drugstore chain...

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Global Hydraulic Fluid Markets, Forecast to 2025 - Presents Shares for Mineral, Synthetic and Bio-based Oils - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 28, 2020--The "Hydraulic Fluid Market by Point of Sale (OEM, Aftermarket), Base Oil (Mineral Oil,...

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LED Lighting Market Report 2020 - Projected to Recover from the COVID-19 Pandemic to Reach $78.7 Billion by 2027 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 28, 2020--The "LED Lighting - Global Market Trajectory & Analytics" report has been added to...

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Germany confronts Russian ambassador over cyberattack

BERLIN (AP) — Germany said Thursday it is seeking EU sanctions against a Russian man over his alleged role in the hacking of...

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Global Dry-Type (Cast Resin) Distribution Transformers Market Analysis Report and Database 2020 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 28, 2020--The "Dry-Type (Cast Resin) Distribution Transformers Market Analysis Report + Database -...

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EU pledges to stay green in recovery from coronavirus

BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Commission pledged Thursday to stay away from fossil-fueled projects in its coronavirus recovery...

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Standard Solar Brings Value to Maryland Farm, Delivers Affordable, Predictable Power to WSSC Water with 2.7-Megawatt Solar Array

ROCKVILLE, Md.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 28, 2020--Renewable energy is a natural fit for U.S. farms as they look for additional...

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Global IoT in Energy Market Report 2020-2025 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 28, 2020--The "Internet of Things (IoT) in Energy Market by Solution (Asset Management, Data...

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Israeli cyber chief: Major attack on water systems thwarted

JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel's national cyber chief Thursday officially acknowledged the country had thwarted a major cyber attack...

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Will we ever go to movie theaters again? And are the Oscars even happening? We have answers

When can fans expect to see their favorites in theaters again? Experts answer a few burning questions about the uncertain...

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Rebuilding America: 'Life-changing event' of COVID-19 could alter how we work, spend and retire

Many Americans are grappling with a future that may mean fewer jobs at stores and restaurants and more technology positions.

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Twitter fact-checks Trump; he threatens new regs or shutdown

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump, the historically prolific tweeter of political barbs and blasts, threatened social...

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Guidehouse Insights Report Shows Electric Vehicles Are Expected to Account for over 20% of Global Light Duty Vehicle Sales By 2030

BOULDER, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 28, 2020--A new report from Guidehouse Insights examines light duty (LD) EV sales and...

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Global Energy Harvesting System Market Report 2020 - Market Forecast to Grow at a CAGR of 10% from 2019 to 2024 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 28, 2020--The "Energy Harvesting system Market Report: Trends, Forecast and Competitive Analysis"...

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Trump threatens Twitter over fact checks: What's next?

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Twitter has taken the unprecedented step of adding fact-check warnings to two of President Donald...

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Arizona sues Google over 'deceptive' location tracking

PHOENIX (AP) — Google kept tabs on the whereabouts of its users even if they had turned off location tracking, an Arizona...

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Nevada casinos to reopen; America can't get enough pizza

The outbreak of the coronavirus has dealt a shock to the global economy with unprecedented speed. Following are developments...

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Editorial Roundup: US

Excerpts from recent editorials in the United States and abroad:___May 27The New York Post on Twitter fact-checking President...

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How major US stock indexes fared Wednesday

Financial, industrial and health care companies helped drive stocks on Wall Street broadly higher Wednesday, extending the...

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Canada judge rules Huawei CFO's extradition case can proceed

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — A Canadian judge ruled Wednesday the U.S. extradition case against a senior Huawei executive...

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Appeals court sides with tech giants in activists' lawsuit

A federal appeals court on Wednesday upheld the dismissal of a lawsuit that accused Twitter, Facebook and other tech giants of...

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AT&T, Walt Disney rise; Twitter, Amazon fall

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved heavily or traded substantially on Wednesday:Amazon.com Inc., down $11.47 to $2,410.39.The...

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Too much TV? Enter HBO Max, the latest streaming wannabe

Is a pandemic the perfect time to launch a new and relatively expensive streaming service? AT&T sure hopes so.The phone company...

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French lawmakers endorse the country's virus tracing app

PARIS (AP) — France's lower house of parliament endorsed Wednesday a contact-tracing app designed to contain the spread of the...

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EU proposes 750 billion-euro coronavirus recovery fund

BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union proposed a 750 billion-euro ($825 billion) recovery fund to help countries weather a painful...

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How AP and Equilar calculated CEO pay

For its annual analysis of CEO pay, The Associated Press used data provided by Equilar, an executive data firm.Equilar examined...

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Huge Washington unemployment fraud warning to other states

SEATTLE (AP) — The first word Seattle political consultant Dayna Lurie had that someone filed for unemployment benefits in her...

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The highest-paid CEOs by state

Here are the top paid CEOs by state for 2019, as calculated by The Associated Press and Equilar, an executive data firm.The...

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Fallon apologizes for using blackface in 20-year-old skit

NEW YORK (AP) — NBC “Tonight” show host Jimmy Fallon has apologized for doing an impersonation of fellow comic Chris Rock while...

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Guidehouse Insights Names ENGIE, Enel X, Tesla, Honeywell, Con Edison Battery Storage, EDF, and NantEnergy the Leading Energy Storage Systems Integrators

BOULDER, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 27, 2020--A new Leaderboard Report from Guidehouse Insights evaluates the strategy and...

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US company trials coronavirus vaccine candidate in Australia

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — A U.S. biotechnology company began injecting a coronavirus vaccine candidate into people in...

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PG&E nears end of bankruptcy amid persisting safety worries

BERKELEY, Calif. (AP) — Pacific Gas & Electric limped into bankruptcy vilified for its long-running neglect of a crumbling...

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Officer to be disciplined for racist email about virus masks

NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — An Oklahoma police officer will be disciplined for violating department policy when he responded to an...

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Virgin Orbit analyzing data to find cause of rocket failure

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Virgin Orbit engineers were analyzing data Tuesday to find out what caused the maiden flight of its...

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How major US stock indexes fared Tuesday

Stocks closed broadly higher on Wall Street Tuesday as hopes for economic recovery overshadow worries over the coronavirus...

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Nautilus Data Technologies Closes a $100 Million Capital Partnership with Orion Energy Partners

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 26, 2020--Nautilus Data Technologies, Inc. (“ Nautilus ”) announces the closing of a multi-draw,...

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The top 10 movies on the iTunes Store

Apple TV app - Movies US charts:1. SCOOB!2. Bad Boys for Life3. Emma.4. Jumanji: The Next Level5. Birds of Prey and the...

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French president announces $8.8 billion plan for virus-hit car industry, boost for electric vehicles

PARIS (AP) — French president announces $8.8 billion plan for virus-hit car industry, boost for electric vehicles.

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Worry, haste, retail therapy: What have we bought and why?

NEW YORK (AP) — Between technical glitches and food worries, retail therapy and sheer amnesia, something has happened to...

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US Department of Defense Selects XENDEE for Standardized Design Platform of Resilient Microgrids

SAN DIEGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 26, 2020--XENDEE Corporation has signed a contract with the US Department of Defense (DoD) to...

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Cold Bore Technology Launches Beta/Commercial Test of Pioneering ‘Frac Action’ Frac Optimization Software

CALGARY, Alberta--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 26, 2020--Cold Bore Technology Inc. (“Cold Bore”), a leader in completion optimization...

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Global Water Purifiers Market Outlook to 2027: A $29+ Billion Opportunity - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 26, 2020--The "Global Water Purifiers Market Outlook 2027" report has been added to...

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Global Directed Energy Weapon Systems Market (2020 to 2030) - Focus on Technology, Platform & End-user - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 26, 2020--The "Global Directed Energy Weapon Systems Market: Focus on Technology (High Power...

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Asia-Pacific IoT Energy Market Assessment 2019-2025 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 26, 2020--The "Asia-Pacific IoT Energy Market 2019-2025" report has been added to...

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Guidehouse Insights Names ChargePoint the Leading EV Charging Hardware Supplier

BOULDER, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 26, 2020--A new Leaderboard Report from Guidehouse Insights examines the strategy and...

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Branson's Virgin Orbit fails on first rocket launch attempt

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Richard Branson's Virgin Orbit failed Monday in its first test launch of a new rocket carried aloft by a...

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The Latest: NWSL moves to allow training in small groups

The Latest on the effects of the coronavirus outbreak on sports around the world:___The National Women’s Soccer League says...

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States give few details on billions spent on virus supplies

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — States are spending billions of dollars stocking up on medical supplies such as masks and breathing...

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China demands US withdraw sanctions on tech suppliers

BEIJING (AP) — China demand Monday that Washington withdraw export sanctions imposed on Chinese companies in the latest round...

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Global PV Inverters Market Analysis & Trends - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 25, 2020--The "Global PV inverters Market Analysis & Trends - Industry Forecast to 2028" report...

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Trooper dies of injuries suffered in on-duty death

HAMMOND, La. (AP) — A Louisiana state trooper injured last week during a vehicle pursuit died Sunday morning, state police and...

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Insider Q&A: Airbnb co-founder and CEO Brian Chesky

Three months ago, Airbnb co-founder and CEO Brian Chesky was working on the financial filings for the company’s hotly...

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1st test launch by Richard Branson's Virgin Orbit postponed

MOJAVE, Calif. (AP) — Richard Branson's Virgin Orbit postponed its first space launch Sunday due to a technical problem.The...

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Asia Today: 6 million Australians download virus tracing app

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Six million Australians have downloaded a smartphone app that helps health authorities trace...

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The Latest: Montana outbreak tied to Schwab country club

The Latest on the coronavirus pandemic. The new coronavirus causes mild or moderate symptoms for most people. For some,...

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First commercial space taxi a pit stop on Musk's Mars quest

It all started with the dream of growing a rose on Mars.That vision, Elon Musk’s vision, morphed into a shake-up of the old...

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Top UN official warns malicious emails on rise in pandemic

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. disarmament chief warned Friday that cyber crime is on the rise, with a 600% increase in...

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The Latest: UN warns cybercrime on rise during pandemic

The Latest on the coronavirus pandemic. The new coronavirus causes mild or moderate symptoms for most people. For some,...

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Pompeo: China measure a 'death knell' for Hong Kong autonomy

WASHINGTON (AP) — Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Friday condemned China's effort to take over national security legislation...

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IBM cuts jobs around U.S. as new CEO looks for revival

ARMONK, N.Y. (AP) — IBM told the Wall Street Journal it is laying off an undisclosed number of workers across the U.S.IBM...

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Splunk, Coty rise; Ross Stores, Hertz fall

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved heavily or traded substantially on Friday:NVIDIA Corp., up $10.04 to $361.05.The chipmaker...

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Tech privacy firm warns contact tracing app violates policy

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — A contact tracing app pushed by the governors of North Dakota and South Dakota as a tool to trace...

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Coronavirus pandemic claims another victim: Robocalls

Have you been missing something amid the lockdowns and stay-at-home orders? No, not human contact. Not even toilet...

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Man United sues management simulation game over use of name

LONDON (AP) — Manchester United is suing the makers of the “Football Manager” video game series for allegedly infringing its...

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UK regulators investigating misleading online reviews

LONDON (AP) — Britain's competition watchdog has launched an investigation into misleading reviews on several big websites amid...

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Asia Today: India's cases surge again, China opens Congress

BANGKOK (AP) — India reported its biggest single-day spike in virus cases Friday ahead of a resumption of domestic flights...

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Global Supercapacitors Market (2020 to 2026) - Products, Modules and Applications - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 22, 2020--The "Global Supercapacitors Market - Products, Modules and Applications" report has been...

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Thunder Launchpad's Demo Day will be virtual

Thunder Launchpad's Demo Day, which highlights the latest class of startup founders in the program, will be held virtually next...

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North American Battery Market 2020-2025: Growth, Trends and Forecasts - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 22, 2020--The "North America Battery Market- Growth, Trends, and Forecast (2020 - 2025)" report...

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Asian shares fall on US friction with China, Hong Kong fears

BANGKOK (AP) — Shares slipped in Asia on Friday as tensions flared between the U.S. and China and as more job losses compounded...

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Texas court holds first US jury trial via videoconferencing

DALLAS (AP) — The potential jurors popped onto the screen one by one. They confirmed their names and told the judge how they...

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Pandemic politics: Maskless Trump tours Michigan Ford plant

YPSILANTI TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — Pandemic politics shadowed President Donald Trump's trip to Michigan on Thursday as he...

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Tech giants are embracing remote work. Others may follow

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — For a preview of the future of office work, watch how the biggest tech companies are preparing for a...

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Officials: Email delays key vote on PG&E's bankruptcy plan

BERKELEY, Calif. (AP) — California power regulators unexpectedly delayed a key vote Thursday on Pacific Gas & Electric's plan...

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US pledges up to $1.2 billion to access 300 million doses of experimental COVID-19 vaccine

The United States has pledged to pay as much as $1.2 billion to get early access to 300 million doses of an experimental...

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NFL looks at adding "booth umpire" and tech adviser for refs

The NFL is considering adding a “booth umpire” and a senior technology adviser to the referee to assist the officiating...

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Impact of COVID-19 on the Global Solar Module Backsheet Market (2015 to 2025) - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 21, 2020--The "Solar Module Backsheet Market Insights 2020, Analysis and Forecast Global and...

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Guidehouse Insights Names Schneider Electric, Siemens, and Ameresco the Leading Energy Service Companies

BOULDER, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 21, 2020--A new Leaderboard Report from Guidehouse Insights evaluates the Strategy and...

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Asian stocks mixed amid China tension with US, Australia

Asian stock markets were mixed Thursday after Wall Street rose despite Chinese trade tensions with Washington and...

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Stitt vetoes rural broadband bill

Gov. Kevin Stitt vetoed a bill Tuesday that would have created a Rural Broadband Expansion Council and given the Legislature...

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Singapore sentences drug suspect to death at Zoom hearing

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Singapore sentenced a drug suspect to death at a court hearing held on the videoconferencing app...

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Apple, Google release technology for pandemic apps

Apple and Google on Wednesday released long-awaited smartphone technology to automatically notify people if they might have...

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Democrats back attempt to shut down North Dakota pipeline

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Three dozen congressional Democrats are backing an attempt by the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe to shut down...

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Joint Press Release of Forum US, Inc. and Howe-Baker International Ltd. Regarding Settlement of Litigation

HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 20, 2020--Forum US, Inc. and Howe-Baker International Ltd., Howe-Baker LLC, Howe Baker...

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AT&T to drop misleading '5G' marketing for non-5G networks

AT&T says it will stop advertising its wireless network as “5G Evolution” after a division of the Better Business Bureau...

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Lawmakers: FAA certification of new planes needs an overhaul

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Federal Aviation Administration outlined steps to change how it approves new passenger planes, but...

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Stitt vetoes rural broadband bill allegedly at heart of earlier budget feud

On Tuesday, Gov. Kevin Stitt vetoed a bill that would have created a Rural Broadband Expansion Council and given the...

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VIRUS DIARY: In Hong Kong lockdown, watched by a wristband

HONG KONG (AP) — It took only a few seconds. Shortly after I stepped off a flight from Singapore, an official at the Hong Kong...

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AP PHOTOS: Quarantine and a bracelet for Hong Kong returnees

HONG KONG (AP) — It sits on your wrist, just as a wristwatch would. And in a moment when the world fears infections more than...

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Global Electric Ships Market Analysis (2020 to 2026) - Opportunity Analysis for New Entrants - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 20, 2020--The "Global Electric Ships Market Analysis 2020" report has been added to...

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Edmunds: Best updated cars for 2020

In every new vehicle’s lifespan between full redesigns, there is usually a refresh or what’s called a “midcycle update.” A...

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EU says virus fund access to be linked to its budget advice

BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union signaled Wednesday that it will not punish member countries for breaking the bloc’s deficit...

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Oklahoma company to build parts for space launcher

A Tulsa aerospace manufacturer has inked a deal with commercial space company Blue Origin to provide large, complex machined...

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Guidehouse Insights Names Signify, Telensa, and Itron the Leading Smart Street Lighting Vendors

BOULDER, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 20, 2020--A new Leaderboard Report from Guidehouse Insights examines the strategy and...

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Canadian pastor held in Myanmar for flouting gathering rule

YANGON, Myanmar (AP) — A Canadian pastor charged in Myanmar with violating a ban on large gatherings made his first court...

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Asian shares mixed as virus worries counter recovery hopes

TOKYO (AP) — Asian shares were mixed Wednesday as market players waffled between hopes for recovery as economies gradually...

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This Oklahoma City company got $10 million from the government, but gave it back

Oklahoma City-based 180 Medical was among the companies to receive CARES Act stimulus funding from the federal government....

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University of California completes fossil fuel divestment

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The University of California announced Tuesday that it has divested from all fossil fuels, removing them...

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Tech-assisted COVID-19 tracking is having some issues

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Harnessing today's technology to fight the coronavirus pandemic is turning out to be more complicated...

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Tesla shareholder suit over Elon Musk tweets remains on hold

DOVER, Del. (AP) — A Delaware judge has denied a request by attorneys for Tesla shareholders to pursue a lawsuit seeking to...

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Oklahoma officer investigated for email about virus masks

NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — An Oklahoma police officer is under investigation after responding to a departmental email about...

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Google says it won't build AI tools for oil and gas drillers

Google says it will no longer build custom artificial intelligence tools for speeding up oil and gas extraction, separating...

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LeBron James, Spotify, HBO among 2020 Webby Award winners

LOS ANGELES (AP) — LeBron James, Jimmy Fallon, Spotify and HBO are among the 2020 Webby Award winners for internet...

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German court nixes law allowing foreign telecom monitoring

BERLIN (AP) — Regulations allowing Germany’s foreign intelligence service to monitor the communications of reporters working...

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Germany breaks taboo in effort to get EU through pandemic

FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — Germany’s agreement to share debt with other EU countries to finance an economic recovery plan is...

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Cleco Power Uses PCI’s Cloud Platform to Meet Technology Needs for MISO Requirements

NORMAN, Okla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 19, 2020--PCI is pleased to announce the successful transition of Louisiana-based utility...

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Judge: Salvage firm can recover Titanic's telegraph machine

NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — A federal judge in Virginia has ruled that a salvage firm can retrieve the Marconi wireless telegraph...

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Growth Opportunities in the Global Distributed Energy Market to 2030 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 19, 2020--The "Growth Opportunities in Distributed Energy, Forecast to 2030" report has been added...

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Global Hybrid Train Market (2020 to 2025) - Growth, Trends and Forecasts - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 19, 2020--The "Hybrid Train Market - Growth, Trends, and Forecasts (2020 - 2025)" report has been...

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Insights into the US Oilfield Equipment Rental Industry to 2025 - Identify Drivers & Challenges - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 19, 2020--The "United States Oilfield Equipment Rental Market, by Equipment Type (Drilling...

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Insights into the Worldwide Graphite Electrode Industry to 2025 - Key Players Include EPM Group, GrafTech & Nippon Carbon Among Others - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 19, 2020--The "Graphite Electrode Market - Growth, Trends, and Forecast (2020 - 2025)" report has...

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Kahuna and SEMPCheck Partner to Ensure Safety and Compliance in HSEQ Industries

HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 19, 2020--Kahuna Workforce Solutions and SEMPCheck announce a strategic partnership to offer a...

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Guidehouse Insights Report Shows Transportation and Storage Development Are Vital to Advancing the Hydrogen Economy

BOULDER, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 19, 2020--A new report from Guidehouse Insights analyzes the developing hydrogen economy...

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Asian stocks up on hopes for vaccine and economies reopening

TOKYO (AP) — Asian shares rose Tuesday on optimism about a potential vaccine for the coronavirus after hopes for a U.S....

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Lebanese man pleads guilty to drone parts export conspiracy

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A Lebanese man has pleaded guilty in federal court in Minnesota to conspiring to export drone parts and...

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Video app TikTok names top Disney streaming exec as new CEO

TikTok, the popular short-video app that has also drawn national-security and privacy concerns, has a new high-profile CEO from...

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Just a chat: Calls offered for older adults staying home

DALLAS (AP) — For 81-year-old Dell Kaplan, the offer to get calls from a stranger just to chat while staying home during the...

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Germany, France propose virus recovery fund for EU economy

BERLIN (AP) — The leaders of Germany and France agreed Monday on a one-off 500 billion-euro ($543 billion) fund to help the...

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Uber cuts 3,000 jobs as pandemic slashes demand for rides

NEW YORK (AP) — Uber has cut 3,000 jobs from its workforce, its second major wave of layoffs in two weeks as the coronavirus...

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Asian Americans lead in internet-based TV use, study shows

Asian Americans, more than any other group, are using digital devices and streaming services for their television viewing,...

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2020 Innovations in Perovskites, Hydrogen Production, and Self-Charging Batteries - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 18, 2020--The "Innovations in Perovskites, Hydrogen Production, and Self-Charging Batteries"...

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Global Wave Energy Market Analysis (2020 to 2026) - Featuring Amog Consulting, AquaGen Technologies & Aquamarine Power Among Others - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 18, 2020--The "Global Wave Energy Market Analysis 2020" report has been added to...

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U.S. restriction on chipmakers deals critical blow to Huawei

HONG KONG (AP) — The latest U.S. sanctions on tech giant Huawei threaten to devastate the company and escalate a feud with...

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SoftBank racks up losses as Vision Fund investments plunge

TOKYO (AP) — Japanese technology company SoftBank Group Corp. racked up a loss of 961.6 billion yen ($9 billion) for the fiscal...

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Innovations in Biodiesel, Methanol Production, and Wastewater Treatment - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 18, 2020--The "Innovations in Biodiesel, Methanol Production, and Wastewater Treatment" report has...

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Asian stocks rise after Fed chief optimistic about recovery

BEIJING (AP) — Asian stock markets rose Monday after the chief U.S. central banker expressed optimism the the American economy...

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China warns US of 'all necessary measures' over Huawei rules

BEIJING (AP) — China’s commerce ministry says it will take “all necessary measures” in response to new U.S. restrictions on...

Business

Transportation agency hacked in 2nd Texas government attack

DALLAS (AP) — Texas' transportation agency has become the second part of the state government to be hit by a ransomware attack...

Health

Houses of worship gain audience by going online during virus

On a rainy evening in St. Peter’s Square, Pope Francis delivered a special blessing, asking God for help against the...

Business

India ups foreign investment in defense manufacturing to 74%

NEW DELHI (AP) — India announced Saturday that global companies can now invest up to 74% in the country’s defense manufacturing...

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US adds new sanction on Chinese tech giant Huawei

BOSTON (AP) — The U.S. government has imposed new restrictions on Chinese tech giant Huawei's ability to use American...

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It's a work from home Congress as House approves proxy vote

WASHINGTON (AP) — It all started with the grandchildren.As House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer saw it, if he could Face Time with...

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VA says it won’t stop use of unproven drug on vets for now

WASHINGTON (AP) — Facing growing criticism, the Department of Veterans Affairs said Friday that it will not halt use of an...

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Tesla picks Austin, Tulsa as finalists for new US factory

DETROIT (AP) — Tesla has picked Austin, Texas, and Tulsa, Oklahoma, as finalists for its new U.S. assembly plant, a person...

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Report: Google facing onslaught of antitrust cases in US

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. (AP) — Federal and state regulators in the U.S. are preparing to file antitrust lawsuits alleging Google...

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The Latest: Mahomes to celebrate virtual grads at Texas Tech

The Latest on the effects of the coronavirus outbreak on sports around the world:Super Bowl MVP Patrick Mahomes is set to be...

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California's budget cuts threaten environmental spending

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California Gov. Gavin Newsom's proposed budget cuts include canceling billions of dollars in climate...

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Stocks manage modest gains but still end lower for the week

Stocks capped another wobbly day of trading on Wall Street with modest gains Friday, though the S&P 500 still ended with its...

Business

Facebook buys Giphy, popular tool for creating animated GIFs

Facebook has bought Giphy, a popular tool for creating the animated images known as GIFs that pepper conversations around the...

Health

Venezuelans struggle to educate kids amid pandemic lockdown

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — María Figueroa often climbs onto the rooftop of her building in Venezuela’s capital clutching a phone...

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Global Renewable Energy Subscription 2020: Solar, Wind and Lithium-Ion Batteries - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 15, 2020--The "Global Renewable Energy Subscription" report from Wintergreen Research, Inc has...

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Songwriters go online to craft the next hit song remotely

NASHVILLE, Tenn (AP) — During a recent songwriting session, singer-songwriters Sarah Loethen and Christoffer Wadensten pieced...

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Online graduations still bring stars to the virtual lectern

This year's college graduates won’t get to take their triumphant walk across the stage. They won’t get to toss their caps amid...

Business

Analytics and data collecting spur helmet safety in football

While no one is actually playing football right now, analytics and data collecting are contributing to safety in the sport like...

Health

The Latest: China’s foreign minister lashes out

The Latest on the coronavirus pandemic. The new coronavirus causes mild or moderate symptoms for most people. For some,...

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Obamas, Oprah join Chicago project reading to kids online

CHICAGO (AP) — Barack and Michelle Obama and Oprah Winfrey have joined the ranks of famous Chicagoans who are reading...

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Privacy groups: TikTok app violating children's privacy

Privacy watchdogs say that the popular TikTok video app is violating a children's privacy law and putting kids at risk.A...

Health

Some US schools are pulling the plug on distance learning

CUSSETA, Ga. (AP) — After the Chattahoochee County school district called an early end to the school year, seniors lined up one...

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High-tech devices help NFL teams keep players safe, in shape

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Darius Leonard works relentlessly at his rural South Carolina home to prepare for another football season....

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Guidehouse Insights Report Shows Blockchain-Based EV Charging & Grid Integration Market Is Expected to Experience a 78% Compound Annual Growth Rate from...

BOULDER, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 14, 2020--A new report from Guidehouse Insights provides forecasts for blockchain-enabled...

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Asian shares fall as hopes fade for quick economic rebound

Asian shares declined Thursday on pessimism about life getting back to normal soon amid the coronavirus pandemic, even as Japan...

Health

The Latest: Philippines prep for typhoon amid coronavirus

The Latest on the coronavirus pandemic. The new coronavirus causes mild or moderate symptoms for most people. For some,...

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Why open a store? Chinese merchants go livestreaming instead

HONG KONG (AP) — At the height of China’s coronavirus outbreak, the skincare-products maker Forest Cabin closed more than half...

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US accuses Iran of defying UN resolution endorsing nuke deal

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The United States accused Tehran on Wednesday of defying the U.N. resolution endorsing the 2015 Iran...

Health

Strains in hard-hit Mumbai complicate India's virus recovery

NEW DELHI (AP) — As Indians await details of a huge coronavirus relief package Prime Minister Narendra Modi has announced to...

Business

Forum Energy Technologies, Inc. Announces Expiration and Results of its Tender Offer and Consent Solicitation

HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 13, 2020--Forum Energy Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: FET) (“Forum” or the “Company”) announced today...

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Faxes and email: Old technology slows COVID-19 response

On April 1, a researcher at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention emailed Nevada public health counterparts for lab...

Health

Prominent surgeon Gawande steps down as health venture CEO

A health care venture created by three corporate giants to attack some of the system’s biggest flaws has lost its high-profile...

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French lawmakers adopt bill on removing hate content online

France’s parliament has approved a bill aimed at fighting hate online that obliges platforms and search engines to remove...

Health

How faxes and email are slowing the U.S. COVID-19 response

You’d hardly know the U.S. invented the internet by the way its public health agencies are collecting vital pandemic data.While...

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Merkel: evidence of Russian role in German parliament hack

BERLIN (AP) — German Chancellor Angela Merkel said Wednesday there is “hard evidence” of Russian involvement in a cyberattack...

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High-flying balloons to boost northern Mozambique's internet

MAPUTO, Mozambique (AP) — Balloons floating 12 miles over northern Mozambique are planned to provide the remote and...

Health

Pandemic piles new pressures on foster children, caretakers

NEW YORK (AP) — Jessica Overstreet first entered foster care at age 14, separated from her siblings and knowing very little...

Business

Innovations in Produced Water Remediation, Autonomous Underwater Vehicles, and Enhanced Oil Recovery - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 13, 2020--The "Innovations in Produced Water Remediation, Autonomous Underwater Vehicles, and...

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2020 Insights into Innovations in Biopesticides, Bioreactors, and Renewable Hydrogen Production - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 13, 2020--The "Innovations in Biopesticides, Bioreactors, and Renewable Hydrogen Production"...

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Global Electric Vehicle Charging Infrastructure Market (2019 to 2030) - Opportunity and Trend Analysis - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 13, 2020--The "Electric Vehicle Charging Infrastructure Market: Global Opportunity and Trend...

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Worldwide Solar PV Glass Markets, 2020-2025 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 13, 2020--The "Solar PV Glass Market - Forecasts from 2020 to 2025" report has been added to...

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Guidehouse Insights Report Shows Intelligent Building Solutions Can Help Cities and States Increase Energy Efficiency to Reduce Emissions

BOULDER, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 13, 2020--A new report from Guidehouse Insights examines the role of US city and state...

Health

Exhaustion, uncertainty mark coronavirus survivors' journeys

An angelic voice singing “Hallelujah” echoes off the stately stone and brick canyons of a narrow Montmartre street.Still...

Health

The Latest: S.Korea: Rules stay relaxed despite virus spike

The Latest on the coronavirus pandemic. The new coronavirus causes mild or moderate symptoms for most people. For some,...

Health

Musk becomes champion for businesses defying shutdown orders

At the Fit4All Gym in Lebanon, Illinois, owner David Tate considers Elon Musk a huge ally in the fight against government...

Health

Virus consipracy-theory video shows challenges for big tech

CHICAGO (AP) — One by one, tech companies across Silicon Valley scrambled to take down a slickly produced video of a...

Health

Uber considers buying Grubhub, according to newspaper report

NEW YORK (AP) — Uber is considering acquiring Grubhub in a deal that would give the companies control over a majority of the...

Business

Facebook to pay moderators $52M for psychological damages

Facebook has agreed to pay $52 million to its content moderators whose job has them viewing graphic and disturbing posts and...

News

Texas high courts hit by ransomware attack, refuse to pay

DALLAS (AP) — Texas courts have been hit with a ransomware attack that took down the website and case management systems for...

Health

New coronavirus test is imperfect step toward mass screening

WASHINGTON (AP) — A new type of coronavirus test offers a cheaper, quicker way to screen for infections, moving the U.S. toward...

Health

Elon Musk becomes champion of defying virus stay-home orders

Tesla CEO Elon Musk has emerged as a champion of defying stay-home orders intended to stop the coronavirus from spreading,...

Health

UK tests use of drone to deliver supplies to hospitals

STUBBINGTON, England (AP) — Britain is testing the use of a car-sized drone to deliver medical supplies more quickly to...

Health

US gives 'up to 1,000' ventilators to South Africa for virus

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — The U.S. government is donating “up to 1,000” ventilators to South Africa to help the country respond to...

News

American pilot dies in light plane crash in Indonesia

JAYAPURA, Indonesia (AP) — An American pilot died after her light plane crashed into a lake Tuesday while delivering...

Business

2020 Innovations in Renewable Energy and Energy Storage - Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) to Threaten the Energy Sector - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 12, 2020--The "Innovations in Renewable Energy and Energy Storage" report has been added to...

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2020 Innovations in Batteries, Renewable Energy Generation, Spacecraft, and Bone Grafts - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 12, 2020--The "Innovations in Batteries, Renewable Energy Generation, Spacecraft, and Bone Grafts"...

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Hospitals turn to online matchmakers to swap supplies

Facing shortages of protective equipment, two New England hospital systems tried the latest twist in internet matchmaking:...

Business

Tacoma Power Selects PCI for its Transition to the California ISO (CAISO) Western Energy Imbalance Market (WEIM)

NORMAN, Okla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 12, 2020--Tacoma Power has selected PCI to deploy multiple enterprise cloud platform...

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Global Lithium-Ion Battery Recycling Markets 2018-2025: Focus on Technology, Chemistry, End Source, and Regional Analysis - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 12, 2020--The "Global Lithium-Ion Battery Recycling Market: Focus on Technology, Chemistry, End...

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China suspends penalties on more US goods in trade truce

BEIJING (AP) — China suspended punitive tariffs on more U.S. goods including radar equipment for aviation Tuesday amid pressure...

Business

Global Point of Entry Water Treatment Systems Market: Key Global Players, Recent Developments and their Impact on the Industry - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 12, 2020--The "Point of Entry Water Treatment Systems Market Size, Share & Trends Analysis Report...

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OU's Evelyn Aswad will help shape Facebook content around the world

A University of Oklahoma law professor is one of 20 people picked to decide what does and doesn't belong on Facebook. Evelyn...

Business

Guidehouse Insights Report Shows by 2030 Mobile EV Chargers Are Expected to Account for 2% of the $60B Overall EV Charger Market

BOULDER, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 12, 2020--A new report from Guidehouse Insights examines the market for mobile electric...

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Back in recession, Greece puts faith in digital overhaul

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greece plans to rapidly expand government digital services in 2020 to try and slim down its notoriously...

Health

Asian shares decline on jitters over new outbreaks of virus

BANGKOK (AP) — Shares were mostly lower Tuesday in Asia as worries over fresh outbreaks of coronavirus cases overshadowed hopes...

Health

As nations reopen, warning emerges about virus tracing voids

NEW YORK (AP) — A top world health official Monday warned that countries are essentially driving blind in reopening their...

Business

Arkansas professor accused of not disclosing ties to China

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — The University of Arkansas has suspended an electrical engineering professor without pay after he was...

Health

Twitter to label disputed COVID-19 tweets

CHICAGO (AP) — Twitter announced Monday it will start alerting users when a tweet makes disputed or misleading claims about the...

Health

Bosnia: imported ventilators from China useless for COVID-19

SARAJEVO, Bosnia-Herzegovina (AP) — Bosnia’s state prosecutors say about a hundred ventilators imported from China by a private...

Health

'We want to go home': Moroccans stranded by virus seek help

RABAT, Morocco (AP) — Moroccans stranded abroad since their country abruptly grounded flights due to the coronavirus two months...

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Global Data Center Cooling Market Insights, 2020-2025 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 11, 2020--The "Data Center Cooling Market: Global Industry Trends, Share, Size, Growth,...

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Retirees, isolated by virus, become DJs for new radio hour

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tucked away inside his room at a senior care facility, Bob Coleman knew he couldn't go out into the...

Health

Risk of reopening US economy too fast: A W-shaped recovery

When the coronavirus erupted in the United States, it triggered quarantines, travel curbs and business shutdowns. Many...

Health

Battery Management System Market Size Analysis & Outlook to 2026 with COVID-19 Growth Deviations - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 11, 2020--The "Battery Management System Market Size Analysis and Outlook to 2026 - Potential...

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Global Utility System Construction Market (2020 to 2030) - COVID-19 Impact and Recovery - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 11, 2020--The "Utility System Construction Global Market Report 2020-30: COVID- 19 Impact and...

Health

Viral video sensation 'double rainbow guy' dies at 57

MARIPOSA, Calif. (AP) — Paul L. Vasquez, the burly mountain man whose awestruck reaction upon seeing a double rainbow propelled...

Business

Semiconductor companies consider new plants in the U.S.

NEW YORK (AP) — Intel and a Taiwanese company are talking to the Trump administration about building new semiconductor plants...

Health

Becoming 'King of Ventilators' may result in unexpected glut

WASHINGTON (AP) — As requests for ventilators from the national stockpile reached a crescendo in late March, President Donald...

Health

A distinct possibility: 'Temporary' layoffs may be permanent

WASHINGTON (AP) — In late March, Britney Ruby Miller, co-owner of a small chain of steakhouse restaurants, confidently...

News

Coast Guard taps cellphone location data to speed searches

BOSTON (AP) — The U.S. Coast Guard is tapping into cellphone location data to quickly locate distressed boaters.The voluntary...

Sports

Remote control: Tech support staffers star in NFL offseason

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Like a principal walking through a hushed hallway on the first day of school, Cheryl Nygaard felt the...

Health

The Latest: Pakistan lifts lockdown amid jump in virus cases

The Latest on the coronavirus pandemic. The new coronavirus causes mild or moderate symptoms for most people. For some,...

Health

Virus tracing app raises privacy concerns in India

NEW DELHI (AP) — As India enters an extended coronavirus lockdown, the government is actively pursuing contact tracing to help...

Business

Global Wellhead Equipment Market 2020 - Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities & Trends - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 8, 2020--The "Wellhead Equipment Market: Global Industry Trends, Share, Size, Growth, Opportunity...

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Global Gas Insulated Switchgear Market 2020 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 8, 2020--The "Gas Insulated Switchgear Market: Global Industry Trends, Share, Size, Growth,...

Business

Study: WeChat content outside China used for censorship

BOSTON (AP) — Documents and images shared by users outside China on WeChat, the country’s most popular social media platform,...

Business

2020 Upstream Oil & Gas Start-Up Tracker (Issue 16): Tasq, Toku Systems, Prisma Photonics, Fortem Technologies - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 8, 2020--The "Upstream Oil & Gas Start-Up Tracker - Issue 16" report has been added to...

Health

The Latest: Japan, U.S. agree to cooperate in COVID-19 fight

The Latest on the coronavirus pandemic. The new coronavirus causes mild or moderate symptoms for most people. For some,...

Health

Uber loses $2.9 billion, offloads bike and scooter business

NEW YORK (AP) — Uber lost $2.9 billion in the first quarter as its overseas investments were hammered by the coronavirus...

News

Oklahoma rural broadband projects approved

Two Oklahoma lawmakers announced $71 million worth of broadband projects for the state through a U.S. Department of Agriculture...

Health

Forum Energy Technologies Announces First Quarter 2020 Results

HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 7, 2020--Forum Energy Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: FET) today announced first quarter 2020 revenue...

Health

US faces 'truly daunting' challenges on needed COVID tests

WASHINGTON (AP) — Despite a massive effort, the nation faces “truly daunting” challenges to deploy millions of coronavirus...

Health

Global Ultrasonic Flow Meter Market (2020 Edition): Market Insight, COVID-19 Impact, Competition and Forecast to 2025 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 7, 2020--The "Global Ultrasonic Flow Meter Market - Analysis By Measurement Technology...

Business

Zoom buys security firm Keybase

NEW YORK (AP) — Zoom Video Communications is buying security firm Keybase in an effort to shore up security for its video...

Health

South Africa parliament video call hacked with pornography

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — A virtual meeting of South African lawmakers has been disrupted by hackers who flooded the video call with...

Health

Nintendo marks profit jump as people stay home amid pandemic

TOKYO (AP) — Japanese video-game maker Nintendo Co. scored a 33% jump in annual profit, as people stuck at home turn to playing...

Business

Virgin Media, O2 plan merger to create new UK telecoms giant

LONDON (AP) — Internet supplier Virgin Media and mobile phone carrier O2 plan to merge and create a big new telecommunications...

Health

The Latest: 3 players on Brazilian soccer team test positive

The Latest on the effects of the coronavirus outbreak on sports around the world:___Copa Libertadores champions Flamengo of...

Health

Asian shares mixed after Wall St dips on pandemic worries

TOKYO (AP) — Asian shares were mixed Thursday after a decline on Wall Street after more depressing data rolled in on the...

Health

California to get $247M refund as masks face delivery delay

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California will be refunded $247 million it paid to a Chinese company under a major deal for...

Business

TV broadcaster Sinclair fined $48 million over Tribune deal

The federal government has fined Sinclair Broadcasting Corp. $48 million, largely because of actions the TV broadcaster took in...

Health

NYT says it can 'ride out' virus as subscriber numbers boom

The New York Times Co. added new digital subscribers at a record rate as the coronavirus spread in the first quarter, helping...

News

Czech, US to cooperate on security of 5G networks

PRAGUE (AP) — The Czech Republic and the United States have signed a joint declaration Wednesday for cooperating on security of...

Business

Facebook names oversight board, including former Denmark PM

A year and a half after announcing its creation, Facebook has named the initial 20 members of its oversight board, a...

Sports

Andretti, Ganassi commit to new Extreme E Series for 2021

Andretti Autosport and Chip Ganassi Racing are the first two American teams to commit to a new electric SUV off-road racing...

Business

Uber to lay off 3,700 workers and CEO to waive salary

NEW YORK (AP) — Uber is cutting 3,700 full-time workers, about 14% of its workforce, and its CEO will give up his base salary...

News

Guidehouse Insights Report Shows Commercial & Industrial Demand Response Capacity Is Expected to Increase 60% from 2020-2029

BOULDER, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 6, 2020--A new report from Guidehouse Insights examines the global market for commercial...

Business

Large & Advanced Battery Technologies and Markets, 2018-2024 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 6, 2020--The "Large and Advanced Battery Technology and Markets" report has been added to...

Business

Global Packaged Wastewater Treatment Market: Key Trends, Growth Opportunities and Profiles of Key Players (2020-2025) - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 6, 2020--The "Packaged Wastewater Treatment Market: Global Industry Trends, Share, Size, Growth,...

Business

China plans to complete space station by 2022

BEIJING (AP) — China plans to send four crewed space missions and the same number of cargo craft to complete work on its...

Health

The Latest: Virus to delay regional elections in Indonesia

The Latest on the coronavirus pandemic. The new coronavirus causes mild or moderate symptoms for most people. For some,...

Health

Here come COVID-19 tracing apps - and privacy trade-offs

As governments around the world consider how to monitor new coronavirus outbreaks while reopening their societies, many are...

Business

Facebook removes accounts linked to QAnon conspiracy theory

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Facebook says it has removed several groups, accounts and pages linked to QAnon, taking action for the...

Health

Disney profit sinks amid shuttered parks, movies and sports

NEW YORK (AP) — The House of Mouse is struggling amid the coronavirus pandemic. Disney reported a steep decline in profit as...

Business

COVID-19 Impact on EV and EV Infrastructure Market by Vehicle, Propulsion, Charging Station and Region - Global Forecast to 2021 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 5, 2020--The "COVID-19 Impact on EV and EV Infrastructure Market by Vehicle (Passenger Cars and...

Health

The Latest: Macron criticized for opening schools next week

The Latest on the coronavirus pandemic. The new coronavirus causes mild or moderate symptoms for most people. For some,...

Business

Lincoln Electric System (LES) Selects the PCI Bid-to-Bill Cloud Solution for Southwest Power Pool (SPP) Market Participation

NORMAN, Okla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 5, 2020--Lincoln Electric System (LES) has chosen PCI to supply a cloud-based, bid-to-bill...

Business

China launches trial version of latest spacecraft

BEIJING (AP) — China launched a newly designed spacecraft on Tuesday as part of its program to build an orbiting space station,...

Business

Global Oil Condition Monitoring Market Report 2020; Forecast to 2028 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 5, 2020--The "Global Oil Condition Monitoring Market Analysis & Trends - Industry Forecast to...

Business

Guidehouse Insights Report Shows COVID-19 Expected to Have Far-Reaching Impact on the Automotive Sector

BOULDER, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 5, 2020--A new report from Guidehouse Insights examines the potential impact of COVID-19...

Health

Asian shares advance following rebound on Wall Street

BANGKOK (AP) — Shares advanced in Asia on Tuesday, lifted by a surge in oil prices and an overnight rebound on Wall Street...

Business

Amazon executive says he quit to protest employee firings

NEW YORK (AP) — An Amazon executive said he quit his job at the online-retail giant to protest the firing of employees who...

Business

Intel buys Moovit app for $900M to boost bet on robotic cars

BERKELEY, Calif. (AP) — Intel is buying transportation-planning service Moovit for $900 million as the world's largest computer...

Health

Georgia deploys 3D printers, Guard units in testing scramble

AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) — Seeing a chance to help amid a shortage of kits to test people for the coronavirus, Dr. Jeffrey James...

Health

Johnson & Johnsons settles West Virginia pelvic mesh lawsuit

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia has reached a $3.9 million settlement with Johnson & Johnson in a lawsuit over the...

Health

Zoos turn to social media to delight, raise money amid virus

PHOENIX (AP) — The Phoenix Zoo, struggling like others worldwide during coronavirus closures, has found an unlikely savior in a...

Crime

WikiLeaks: London court delays Assange extradition hearing

LONDON (AP) — WikiLeaks says its founder Julian Assange will have to wait at least until September before a British judge will...

Health

European virus tracing apps highlight battle for privacy

LONDON (AP) — Goodbye lockdown, hello smartphone.As governments race to develop mobile tracing apps to help contain infections,...

Health

Coronavirus in Oklahoma: Paycom suing think tank

In a coronavirus-related lawsuit, Paycom is accusing a conservative think tank in Oklahoma of deliberately spreading lies about...

Health

COVID-19 vaccine hunt heats up globally, still no guarantee

WASHINGTON (AP) — Hundreds of people are rolling up their sleeves in countries across the world to be injected with...

Health

The Latest: Hundreds protest Oregon's stay-at-home order

The Latest on the coronavirus pandemic. The new coronavirus causes mild or moderate symptoms for most people. For some,...

Health

Turkey eases export rules for medical devices used for virus

ISTANBUL (AP) — The Turkish Trade Ministry lifted temporary export restrictions and a requirement for private companies to...

Health

Cyprus backs voluntary tracking app use to halt virus spread

NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) —The government of Cyprus is encouraging the voluntary use of a locally developed cellphone application...

Health

Bird-watching soars amid COVID-19 as Americans head outdoors

Conner Brown, a 25-year-old law student at Stanford University, spent the early days of the pandemic following his brother as...

Health

Checkered flag nears for pro drivers in virtual racing boom

DOVER, Del (AP) — The moment in the virtual sun has arrived for simulated racing and the thousands of gamers who always wanted...

Health

Virgin Galactic completes first glide flight in New Mexico

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Virgin Galactic’s spaceship VSS Unity landed in the New Mexico desert on Friday, marking its first...

Health

US allows use of 1st drug shown to help virus recovery

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. regulators on Friday allowed emergency use of the first drug that appears to help some COVID-19 patients...

Business

Sale of internet's dot-org suffix nixed after protests

NEW YORK (AP) — After widespread opposition, the organization overseeing internet domain names has voted against the $1.1...

Business

House panel wants Bezos to testify in antitrust probe

WASHINGTON (AP) — House lawmakers investigating the market dominance of Big Tech are asking Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos to testify to...

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NFL owners meeting for mid-May switched to video conferences

NEW YORK (AP) — The NFL has switched its mid-May owners meeting to remote video conferencing because of the coronavirus...

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2020 Study on the Clean Coal Technologies Market: Trends, Share, Size, Growth, Opportunity and Forecast to 2025 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 1, 2020--The "Clean Coal Technologies Market: Global Industry Trends, Share, Size, Growth,...

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Global Battery Recycling Market Outlook and Forecast 2020-2025 with Company Profilings of Accurec Recycling, Aqua Metals, Battery Solutions, Call2recycle,...

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 1, 2020--The "Battery Recycling Market: Global Industry Trends, Share, Size, Growth, Opportunity...

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COVID-19 Impact on Renewable Energy Market by Technology, End-User and Region - Global Forecast to 2021 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 1, 2020--The "COVID-19 Impact on Renewable Energy Market by Technology (Wind and Solar), End-User...

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The Latest: Japan task force recommends caution

The Latest on the coronavirus pandemic. The new coronavirus causes mild or moderate symptoms for most people. For some,...

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Trump speculates that China released virus in lab 'mistake'

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump has speculated that China could have unleashed the coronavirus on the world due to...

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UN chief: World should follow South Korea on COVID-19 fight

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The United Nations chief said he hopes many countries in the world will follow the “remarkable example”...

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Apple pinched by pandemic; profit, iPhone sales decline

BERKELEY, Calif. (AP) — Apple's profit dipped slightly while revenues rose in the January-March quarter, reflecting early...

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NASA goes private for 1st astronaut lunar landers in decades

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — NASA is turning to private industry for the first lunar landers for astronauts in a half-century,...

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Pandemic brings fortunes to Amazon - and headaches too

Amazon has spent years honing the business of packing, shipping and delivering millions of products to doorsteps around the...

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Here’s what we know about remdesivir, the drug being tested as a coronavirus treatment

A drug being developed to treat COVID-19, the disease caused by new coronavirus, is reportedly showing some promise but there’s...

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Solaris Oilfield Infrastructure Announces First Quarter 2020 Results

HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr 30, 2020--Solaris Oilfield Infrastructure, Inc. (NYSE:SOI) (“Solaris” or the “Company”), a...

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Twitter stock slips amid pandemic-caused revenue uncertainty

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Twitter's stock tumbled Thursday after the company failed to show that it's weathering the...

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Alabama student names NASA's first Mars helicopter

NORTHPORT, Ala. (AP) — An Alabama high school student named NASA’s first Mars helicopter that will be deployed to the red...

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Baltimore turns to aerial surveillance as homicides continue

BALTIMORE (AP) — Starting Friday, the roughly 600,000 people living in Baltimore will be constantly recorded whenever they step...

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Comcast profit slides as pandemic hits movies, theme parks

Comcast’s net income slid in the first three months of the year as the coronavirus pandemic forced it to shut down its theme...