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India weighs ban on popular online game after deaths

NEW DELHI (AP) — A boy's suicide this week in southern India after his mother scolded him for playing a popular online game has...

Business

Ethiopian report says faulty sensor data led to jet crash

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) — A doomed Ethiopian Airlines jet suffered from faulty readings by a key sensor, and pilots followed...

Business

Edmunds examines costly side effect of safety tech: repairs

Vehicle safety technology continues to evolve at a rapid pace. Today's cars can watch your blind spot, help keep you in your...

Business

Boeing, FAA say more time needed for fix of troubled 737 Max

Boeing and U.S. aviation regulators say the company needs more time to finish changes in a flight-control system suspected of...

Health

Friday Sports in Brief

MEN'S COLLEGE BASKETBALLMINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Duke freshman Zion Williamson is The Associated Press men's college basketball...

Business

Tech entrepreneur gives $25M in cryptocurrency to alma mater

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A tech entrepreneur and his wife have made a very Silicon Valley donation to his San Francisco alma mater...

Business

Boeing cutting production rate of troubled 737 Max jet

Boeing will cut production of its troubled 737 Max airliner this month, underscoring the growing financial risk it faces the...

Health

Business Highlights

___Hiring rebounds as US employers add a solid 196,000 jobsWASHINGTON (AP) — Hiring in the United States rebounded in March as...

Health

How major US stock indexes fared Friday

Stocks closed higher on Wall Street Friday, capping another solid week of gains for the market, after a big rebound in hiring...

Business

Jobs rebound drives US stocks higher for another weekly gain

Wall Street closed out another solid week of gains Friday as the stock market hit its longest winning streak in a year and a...

Business

The Latest: Boeing to cut production rate of 737 Max jet

DALLAS (AP) — The Latest on Boeing's ongoing issues with the troubled 737 Max (all times local):3:30 p.m.Boeing says it is...

Business

Public gets to take free ride in self-driving car in Detroit

DETROIT (AP) — Members of the public got the chance Friday to take a free ride in a self-driving vehicle as part of an effort...

Business

Gone in 6 minutes: an Ethiopian Airlines jet's final journey

From nearly the moment they roared down the runway and took off in their new Boeing jetliner, the pilots of Ethiopian Airlines...

Business

Weekly Summary Corporate dividends, name changes, new listings

NEW YORK (AP) — Changes announced in corporate dividends Apr. 1-Apr. 5.INCREASED DIVIDENDSArtesian Resources Cl A .2459 from...

Health

Vaccine wars: Social media battle outbreak of bogus claims

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Like health officials facing outbreaks of disease, internet companies are trying to contain...

Business

Elon Musk, SEC told to meet for at least 1 hour about tweets

DETROIT (AP) — A federal judge in New York has ordered Tesla CEO Elon Musk and U.S. securities regulators to meet for at least...

Business

Correction: Florida Train Service-Branson story

MIAMI (AP) — In a story April 4 about Virgin Trains USA, The Associated Press reported erroneously that the public rollout of...

News

UK police outside Ecuador embassy amid WikiLeaks tweets

LONDON (AP) — British police stationed armed officers outside the Ecuadorian Embassy in London on Friday after tweets from...

News

The Latest: UK's Hunt: Assange can leave embassy whenever

LONDON (AP) — The Latest on WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange (all times local):4:20 p.m.Britain's foreign secretary says Julian...

News

5-Stars online platform fined for privacy violations

ROME (AP) — Italy's privacy watchdog has fined the association that runs the 5-Star Movement's website 50,000 euros ($56,000)...

Business

EU says BMW, Daimler, VW colluded to limit emissions tech

BRUSSELS (AP) — European Union authorities said Friday that German automakers BMW, Daimler and Volkswagen colluded to limit the...

Downtown blooms in April

BusinessApr 2, 2019

For a moment, let’s step back, take a breath, and maybe celebrate our community. It’s not to say we’re done discussing serious issues of creating safer streets, addressing the needs of the less fortunate and those struggling just to get by day...

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Business

Global e-Nose Market to Expand at a CAGR of Approx 11% During 2019-2023 - Alpha MOS, Electronic Sensor Technology, E-Nose Pty, Envirosuite Limited, and The...

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr 5, 2019--The "Global e-Nose Market 2019-2023" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's...

Business

Meter Data Management System Market - Global Forecast to 2023: Focus on Smart Grid, Micro Grid, Energy Storage, & EV Charging - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr 5, 2019--The "Meter Data Management System Market by Component, Application (Smart Grid, Micro...

Business

EU investigates video game companies over antitrust concerns

BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union's competition watchdog is stepping up its investigation of a U.S. video game platform and...

Business

Global Onshore Wind Power Systems Market Outlook 2019-2023 - Dominated by General Electric, Nexans, Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy, Vestas, and Xinjiang...

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

Health

10 Things to Know for Today

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:1. WHO'S BACKING OFF...

Business

S. Korea launches 5G smartphone networks ahead of schedule

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea's telecommunications carriers turned on super-fast 5G mobile internet networks abruptly...

Business

Asia shares mixed, Japan gains after wobbles on Wall Street

BANGKOK (AP) — Shares were mixed in Asia on Friday, with Chinese markets closed for a holiday.Japan's Nikkei 225 index added...

Business

AP Explains: How strict Australian social media law works

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia hopes its new laws that threaten prison and major fines for social media executives who...

Business

Snap joins online game fray, unveils advertising products

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Snapchat is joining the online-games bandwagon with a new service that lets people play together on its...

Health

How major US stock indexes fared Thursday

U.S. stock indexes closed mostly higher Thursday, as gains for banks, big retailers and communication services companies offset...

Business

Amazon's Jeff Bezos and wife MacKenzie finalize divorce

NEW YORK (AP) — Amazon said Thursday that founder and CEO Jeff Bezos has finalized his divorce with wife MacKenzie, who will...

Business

The Latest: Boeing stock rises despite preliminary report

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) — The Latest on the reactions to the preliminary report issued by the Ethiopian government on the...

Crime

NYPD's secret weapon in standoffs - a simple length of rope

NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Police Department has all the latest crime-fighting tools: body cameras, algorithms, even...

Business

Israeli spacecraft enters lunar orbit ahead of moon landing

YEHUD, Israel (AP) — The first privately funded spacecraft to journey to the moon passed its most crucial test yet on Thursday...

Business

Russian supply ship reaches space station in record time

MOSCOW (AP) — An unmanned Russian spacecraft carrying more than three tons of cargo has set a record time for a trip to the...

News

Georgia Gov. Kemp signs new touchscreen voting machines bill

ATLANTA (AP) — Georgia's Republican Gov. Brian Kemp has quietly signed a wide ranging elections bill authorizing the statewide...

Business

IPWhoa: What to know before joining this year's IPO parade

We use Uber to go places, Slack to chat with co-workers and Pinterest to save our favorite ideas. Why not own a piece of these...

Business

Markets Right Now: Stock indexes are mixed in midday trading

NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local):11:45 a.m.Banks, media and industrial...

Business

Twitter stops blocking French government's ad campaign

PARIS (AP) — Twitter said Thursday it has stopped blocking French government ads calling on people to vote after it came under...

Business

Global Coal to Liquid (CTL) Market Outlook 2017-2019 & Forecasts to 2026 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr 4, 2019--The "Coal to Liquid (CTL) - Global Market Outlook (2017-2026)" report has been added to...

Business

Streaming to subscriptions: Video games enter new frontiers

NEW YORK (AP) — The video game industry is entering new frontiers.In the past, you plunked down $60 at GameStop for a copy of...

Business

Expert: Images show building of first Saudi nuclear reactor

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Saudi Arabia is about a year away from completing the building of its first nuclear reactor,...

News

Israelis prepare for elections as experts cite cyber threats

JERUSALEM (AP) — As Israel prepares to hold a national election next week, experts say it is vulnerable to the kind of foreign...

Business

Global HVDC Transmission Market Analysis & Trends 2015-2017 & Industry Forecasts 2018-2027 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr 4, 2019--The "Global HVDC Transmission Market Analysis & Trends - Industry Forecast to 2027"...

Business

German chemicals giant Bayer confirms cyberattack

BERLIN (AP) — German chemicals company Bayer says it detected and averted a cyberattack last year by a hacking group that's...

Business

Navigant Research Report Shows Global New Capacity Deployments of Distributed Energy Resources Are Outpacing the Deployment of New Centralized Generation...

BOULDER, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr 4, 2019--A new report from Navigant Research provides capacity and revenue forecasts for...

Business

Australia could jail social media execs for showing violence

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia's Parliament passed legislation on Thursday that could imprison social media executives if...

Business

Asian shares waver following lackluster Wall St session

BANGKOK (AP) — Shares were mixed in Asia on Thursday, with the Shanghai Composite jumping 0.7% to 3,237.43 on reports of...

Sports

The Latest: Trump unconcerned about Chinese woman's arrest

PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — The Latest on Mar-a-Lago (all times local):6:40 p.m.President Donald Trump is dismissing the arrest of...

Sports

Mar-a-Lago arrest spotlights security risks at Trump estate

PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — As palm trees swayed in the ocean breeze, Yujing Zhang approached Secret Service agents in the...

Business

Tesla's production, deliveries fall in the 1st quarter

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Tesla's assembly lines slowed and deliveries fell during a rocky start to the new year that is likely to...

Oklahoma bill challenges alcohol distribution model

BusinessApr 4, 2019

Alcohol distribution is a point of contention — again. Oklahomans voted to change a decades-old distribution model as part of sweeping changes to the state’s alcohol industry included in State Question 792. Now, nearly six months since...

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Business

3 Midwest states demand more power over river after floods

COUNCIL BLUFFS, Iowa (AP) — Three Midwestern Republican governors of states ravaged by recent flooding on Wednesday demanded...

Business

Researchers find more cases of Facebook app data exposure

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Security researchers have uncovered more instances of Facebook user data being publicly exposed on the...

News

The Latest: Governors demand more control over waterways

COUNCIL BLUFFS, Iowa (AP) — The Latest on governors meeting with federal officials about flooding (all times local):6:10...

Health

How major US stock indexes fared Wednesday

U.S. stock indexes rebounded from a late-afternoon stumble to close modestly higher Wednesday, giving the benchmark S&P 500...

Business

Forum Energy Technologies Announces Timing of First Quarter 2019 Earnings Release and Conference Call

HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr 3, 2019--Forum Energy Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: FET) announced today that it will host its first...

Business

Bill introduced to help publishers bargain with tech giants

NEW YORK (AP) — News publishers would gain greater power to negotiate terms with Facebook and Google under terms of a bill...

Health

US investigates seizure risk with electronic cigarettes

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. health officials are investigating whether electronic cigarettes may trigger seizures in some people who...

Sports

Basketball refs using clock technology to get it right

The technology used for game clocks has become part of a basketball referee's on-court DNA, something few could see coming...

Business

Face recognition researcher fights Amazon over biased AI

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) — Facial recognition technology was already seeping into everyday life — from your photos on Facebook to...

Business

Markets Right Now: US indexes hold on to moderate gains

NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local):4 p.m.A late stumble took away much of the...

Business

Trump signs memorandum to stem counterfeit goods trafficking

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump signed a presidential memorandum on Wednesday to rein in what the administration calls...

Health

Editorial Roundup: Excerpts from recent editorials

Excerpts from recent editorials in the United States and abroad:___April 1Los Angeles Times on the fatal shooting of...

Business

Global Virtual Power Plant Market to 2027 - Rising Power Sector in Developing Countries / Increasing Development of Smart Grids / Growing Demand for Electric...

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr 3, 2019--The "Global Virtual Power Plant Market Analysis & Trends - Industry Forecast to 2027"...

Business

New Davis Cup goes virtual to increase sponsorship revenue

MADRID (AP) — The changes in the Davis Cup go beyond its revamped format.In addition to a new playing formula that will bring...

News

Instagram stars: Harry, Meghan fastest to hit 1 million fans

LONDON (AP) — Pay no attention to Hollywood stars or pop idols. When it comes to Instagram, it seems no one can match the...

Business

Car-sharing offers ways to profit from or ditch personal car

NEW YORK (AP) — While a growing number of Americans are struggling to make payments on their auto loans, a new crop of...

Business

2019 Study on Battery Electric Vehicles (BEVs): Global Market Size & Share, Application Analysis, Growth Trends, Key Players, and Competitive Strategies to...

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr 3, 2019--The "Global Battery Electric Vehicles (BEVs) Market Size, Market Share, Application...

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Teacher fired over topless selfie plans to sue school district

BELLPORT, N.Y. -- A middle school teacher from Long Island, New York, is planning to sue her former school district after she...

Business

Global Microgrid Controller Market Analysis, Trends and Forecast to 2027 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr 3, 2019--The "Global Microgrid Controller Market Analysis & Trends - Industry Forecast to 2027"...

Business

Air Force halts deliveries of Boeing tankers for second time

WASHINGTON — The Air Force is again refusing to accept Boeing’s KC-46 Pegasus tankers after the company failed to resolve...

Business

Global Offshore Pipeline Market 2019: Forecast to 2027 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr 3, 2019--The "Global Offshore Pipeline Market Analysis & Trends - Industry Forecast to 2027"...

Business

Navigant Research Report Finds Modern Mobility Will Require Continuously Updated High Definition Maps of the World

BOULDER, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr 3, 2019--A new report from Navigant Research assesses the use cases for high definition...

Business

Asian shares edge higher ahead of US-China trade talks

SINGAPORE (AP) — Shares rose in Asia on Wednesday ahead of the resumption of trade talks between the U.S. and China in...

Crime

Chinese woman carrying malware allegedly got into Mar-a-Lago

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — A woman carrying two Chinese passports and a device containing computer malware lied to Secret...

Business

India election body struggles with scale of fake information

BHIMTAL, India (AP) — When India's Election Commission announced last month that its code of conduct would have to be followed...

Business

Google to require benefits, minimum wage for contractors

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Google said Tuesday it will require staffing companies it works with to pay workers at least $15 an hour...

Business

Scammers peddling bogus tax breaks find traction on Facebook

Hundreds of ads on Facebook promised U.S. homeowners that they were eligible for huge state tax breaks if they installed new...

Health

How major US stock indexes fared Tuesday

Stocks shook off an early slump Tuesday and wound up little changed as gains for some big tech companies were offset by losses...

Business

Walmart partners with Google on grocery shopping via voice

NEW YORK (AP) — Walmart will now allow its shoppers to order their groceries by voice through Google's smart home assistant,...

Business

The top 10 books on Apple's iBooks-US

iBook charts for week ending March 31, 2019: (Rank, Book Title by Author Name, ISBN, Publisher :iBooks US Bestseller List -...

Business

The top iPhone and iPad apps on App Store

App Store Official Charts for the week ending March 31, 2019:Top Paid iPhone Apps:1. Minecraft, Mojang2. Heads Up!, Warner...

Business

Global Fuel Cell Market by Application, Type and Geography with Analysis on Key Players - Forecast to 2024 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr 2, 2019--The "Global Fuel Cell Market - Segmented by Application, Type, and Geography - Growth,...

Business

Ford would reconsider UK investments if no deal on Brexit

HALFWEG, Netherlands (AP) — Ford warned Tuesday that it will reconsider its investments in Britain if the country cannot work...

Senior centers' success has board in a quandary

BusinessDec 24, 2018

The surprising success of Oklahoma City's new senior centers has the voluntary MAPS 3 Citizens Advisory Board grappling with the question of how many centers to build, and where. "I think it's a mistake" not to build all the centers promised to...

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News

Twitter says action taken against pro-Netanyahu bot network

JERUSALEM (AP) — Twitter says it has "taken action" after an Israeli watchdog exposed an alleged bot network spreading...

News

23rd Annual Webby Award nominees announced

NEW YORK (AP) — Apple, Spotify, Instagram and some of the year's most talked-about personalities are among those nominated for...

Business

Global Lighting Fixtures and Luminaires Market Analysis, Trends, and Forecasts 2017-2019 & 2025 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr 2, 2019--The "Lighting Fixtures and Luminaires - Market Analysis, Trends, and Forecasts" report...

News

2 students accused of jamming school's Wi-Fi network

SECAUCUS, N.J. (AP) — Authorities say two northern New Jersey boys successfully crashed their high school's Wi-Fi network on...

Business

Innovation is key to economic development

Innovate. Innovate. Innovate. That’s the common theme in today’s economy. Innovation stimulates entrepreneurship. Successful...

Business

RealWear Announces That Shell Selects HMT-1Z1 and HMT-1 Hands-Free Computers for Field Workers

HANNOVER, Germany--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr 2, 2019--RealWear, the industrial hands-free knowledge transfer platform for frontline...

Business

Asian stocks follow Wall Street higher on upbeat data

BEIJING (AP) — Asian stock prices followed Wall Street higher Tuesday on encouraging global economic data.Benchmarks in...

Business

Fireball soars when officials blow up derailed train cars

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A massive fireball soared into the sky in the central Utah desert after officials blew up 11 derailed...

Crime

Report: FBI doesn't warn hacking victims of their rights

LONDON (AP) — Americans caught up in international cyberespionage campaigns are routinely being left in the dark by the FBI,...

Health

How major US stock indexes fared Monday

Financial and technology companies helped power U.S. stocks solidly higher Monday as investors drew encouragement from data...

Business

Markets Right Now: Better economic news sends stocks higher

NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local):4 p.m.A brighter outlook on the global...

Business

LA to tap tech to wipe out up to 50,000 old pot convictions

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Los Angeles-area prosecutors are joining other district attorneys to use technology to wipe out or reduce as...

Business

Liz Weston: Why you should love robo-advisers

Robo-advisers have been around long enough that the question is no longer whether you should turn your investment decisions...

Business

Movie theater owners, studios and stars convene at CinemaCon

LAS VEGAS (AP) — The movie industry — everyone from the Hollywood studios that produce the films to the companies that make the...

News

Israeli group says network of bots is stumping for Netanyahu

JERUSALEM (AP) — An Israeli watchdog group said Monday that it found a network of social media bots disseminating messages in...

News

Facebook shuts down accounts linked to Pakistan's military

ISLAMABAD (AP) — Facebook said Monday it has shut down more than 100 misleading pages, groups and accounts linked to the...

Business

German minister meets Zuckerberg, wary of messaging plans

BERLIN (AP) — Germany's justice minister is criticizing plans for Facebook to combine its instant-messaging services after a...

Business

De Nora Acquires Neptune Enterprises, LLC Forming De Nora Neptune, LLC

HOUSTON, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr 1, 2019--De Nora, a global leader in electrochemical technologies and water treatment...

Business

In a first, electric cars outsell traditional ones in Norway

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — In a symbolic first, electric cars outsold fossil fuel-powered ones in Norway last month.Christina...

News

Navigant Research Report Finds Southeast Asia’s Annual Future Grid Revenue is Expected to Reach Nearly $13 Billion in 2027

BOULDER, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr 1, 2019--A new report from Navigant Research analyzes the key trends, drivers, and...

Business

INNIO to Supply Six Jenbacher Gas Engines for Innovative Microgrid Project in Finland

JENBACH, Austria--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr 1, 2019--INNIO* announced today that it will supply six Jenbacher* gas engines for the...

Business

Toyota robot can't slam dunk but shoots a mean 3-pointer

TOKYO (AP) — It can't dribble, let alone slam dunk, but Toyota's basketball robot hardly ever misses a free throw or a...

Sports

Kevin Kisner gets it right at Match Play

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Kevin Kisner can't think of another tournament that made him grind so hard.He began the Dell Technologies...

News

No AI in humor: R2-D2 walks into a bar, doesn't get the joke

WASHINGTON (AP) — A robot walks into a bar. It goes CLANG.Alexa and Siri can tell jokes mined from a humor database, but they...

News

Thousands march in Spain to demand more help for rural areas

MADRID (AP) — Thousands of Spaniards gathered in Madrid on Sunday to demand that the government take steps to curb the...

Health

Bill would update Oklahoma's decades-old AIDS curriculum mandate

A bill making its way through the Legislature would update Oklahoma's law requiring HIV/AIDS education in all public school...

Health

Labs necessary for medical marijuana industry

As business booms in the medical marijuana industry, so too do the number of ways to consume the product. Chemical production...

Business

Data, or lack of it, gets in the way of criminal justice reform

When Felicity Rose was tasked with analyzing mountains of data from the state's criminal justice system, one figure she heard...

Business

Facebook CEO Zuckerberg calls for more outside regulation

NEW YORK (AP) — Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg called Saturday for more outside regulation in several areas in which the social...

Business

Facebook says some of Mark Zuckerberg's posts were deleted

NEW YORK (AP) — Facebook says some of CEO Mark Zuckerberg's posts on the social media site were deleted due to technical...

Business

Leaders hint Poland will not fully apply EU copyright law

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Poland's right-wing leaders hinted Saturday they will not fully implement the European Union's new...

Business

Oklahoma companies show growth in opening quarter

It was a strong start to 2019 for most of Oklahoma's publicly traded companies. As markets closed Friday, all but seven...

Business

Financial pressure mounts to fix Boeing's troubled jetliner

Boeing is facing mounting pressure to roll out a software update on its best-selling plane in time for airlines to use the jets...

Catholic Charities offers new employee loan program

BusinessApr 3, 2019

As executive director of the Catholic Charities Archdiocese of Oklahoma City, Patrick Raglow is all too familiar with the perils of payday loans. Many of the low-income families his nonprofit serves fall prey to the typical two-week, exorbitantly...

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Business

Facebook says it removed fake accounts in Philippines

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Facebook says it has removed 200 pages, groups and accounts linked to Nic Gabunada, reportedly the former...

News

Cancellations of Latino-themed shows spark anger, reflection

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Netflix's cancellation of "One Day at a Time" has led to an outcry on social media by the show's...

News

Thai Election Commission blames software for counting errors

BANGKOK (AP) — Thailand's Election Commission said that computer software was partly to blame for inconsistent and delayed vote...

Sports

The Latest: A record 8 Europeans in Match Play weekend

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The Latest on the Dell Technologies Match Play (all times local):7 p.m.The Match Play has taken on a...

Business

Investors hail Lyft shares in IPO, see profits down the road

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Lyft's shares soared as the company went public Friday, giving investors their first chance to bet on the...

Business

Hyundai finds new engine problem, prompting another recall

DETROIT (AP) — Hyundai has found a new problem that can cause its car engines to fail or catch fire, issuing yet another recall...

Business

S&P 500 posts biggest quarterly gain in a decade; Lyft soars

Stocks finished broadly higher on Friday as Wall Street closed out the first quarter with the market's biggest gain in nearly a...

Business

Progress Software up, RH slides

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily on Friday:Progress Software Corp., up $6.05 to $44.37.The...

Business

Markets Right Now: Stocks up broadly; Lyft soars 8.7 percent

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

Health

Initial public offerings scheduled to debut next week

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

Health

Science Says: Why scientists prize plant, animal genomes

NEW YORK (AP) — Just about every week, it seems, scientists publish the unique DNA code of some creature or plant. Just in...

Business

Facebook beefs up political ad rules ahead of EU election

LONDON (AP) — Facebook said Friday it is further tightening requirements for European Union political advertising, in its...

Business

The Latest: Shares of Lyft soar as company goes public

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on ride-hailing giant Lyft's IPO (all times local):8:50 a.m. PTShares of Lyft, Inc. are soaring...

Business

Winning the race to become first public ride-hailing service, Lyft shares soar 21 percent in Nasdaq debut

NEW YORK (AP) — Winning the race to become first public ride-hailing service, Lyft shares soar 21 percent in Nasdaq debut.

Business

Energy Management Systems Market - Global Growth, Trends and Forecasts 2019-2024 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar 29, 2019--The "Energy Management Systems Market - Growth, Trends and Forecasts (2019 - 2024)"...

Business

Synthetic Lubricants (PAO, PAG, Esters, Group III) Market - Global Forecast to 2023 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar 29, 2019--The "Synthetic Lubricants Market by Type (PAO, PAG, Esters, Group III), Application...

Business

Global Solar Panel Cleaning Systems Market - Forecast to 2026: Anticipating a CAGR of 7.5% - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar 29, 2019--The "Global Solar Panel Cleaning Systems Market Size, Market Share, Application...

Business

To imagine the '5G' future, revisit our recent wireless past

NEW YORK (AP) — The mobile industry is cranking up its hype machine for sleek new "5G" networks that it says will make your...

Business

Industrial Motors Market - Global Growth, Trends, and Forecast 2019-2024 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar 29, 2019--The "Global Industrial Motors Market - Growth, Trends, and Forecast (2019 - 2024)"...

Business

Mt. Gox bitcoin exchanges' Karpeles appeals conviction

TOKYO (AP) — Mark Karpeles, who headed Mt. Gox, a Japan-based bitcoin exchange that went bankrupt after a massive hacking, is...

Business

Mnuchin: China, US trade talks in Beijing "constructive"

BEIJING (AP) — Chinese and U.S. negotiators adjourned trade talks in Beijing on Friday with U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven...

Business

Huawei defends security record as annual sales top $100B

SHENZHEN, China (AP) — Chinese tech giant Huawei's deputy chairman defended its commitment to security Friday after a stinging...

News

Australian man loses bullying-by-breaking wind court case

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — An Australian appeals court on Friday dismissed a bullying case brought by an engineer who accused...

Business

Asian stocks rise as US, China resume trade talks

SINGAPORE (AP) — Asian markets were mostly higher on Friday as U.S. and Chinese officials kicked off a fresh round of trade...

Business

Energy chief Perry OKs deal to share nuke tech with Saudis

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration has approved seven applications for U.S. companies to sell nuclear power technology...

Sports

The Latest: No. 1 Johnson loses to Grace

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The Latest on the Dell Technologies Match Play (all times local:5:45 p.m.Being No. 1 at the Match Play...

Business

Lyft's IPO lifts off at $72 a share, valuing company at $24B

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Lyft set the price for its stock at $72 per share late Thursday, setting the stage for the ride-hailing...

Business

US charges Facebook with high-tech housing discrimination

NEW YORK (AP) — The federal government charged Facebook with high-tech housing discrimination Thursday for allegedly allowing...

Business

Billionaire's climate-change fight includes Wyoming research

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — A British billionaire who's a major contributor to environmental causes, including fighting climate...

Health

Federal legalization of hemp creates quandary for US police

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Federal legalization of hemp arrived in the U.S. late last year and expanded an industry already booming...

Business

Federal bills would let state prisons jam cellphone signals

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Federal legislation proposed Thursday would give state prison officials the ability they have long sought...

Business

Global Waste-to-Energy (WtE) Market by Technology & Geography - Forecast to 2024 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar 28, 2019--The "Global Waste to Energy Market - Segmented by Technology and Geography - Growth,...

Business

In trade wars of 200 years ago, the pirates were Americans

WASHINGTON (AP) — The upstart nation was a den of intellectual piracy. One of its top officials urged his countrymen to steal...

'Safety-sensitive' medical marijuana changes may be delayed

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State officials are close to pinning down which big health issues will be targeted first by the Stitt administration, Jerome Loughridge, Oklahoma's new secretary of health and mental health, said Monday. "We're going to take on the most...

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Energy & Utilities Industry Almanac, 2019: Market Research, Statistics, Trends and Leading Companies - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar 20, 2019--The "Energy & Utilities Industry Almanac 2019: Energy & Utilities Industry Market...

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2019 Innovations in Compressed Air Energy Storage, Marine Electrification, Wind Turbine Monitoring, Thermal Energy Storage, and Smart Energy Management -...

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar 20, 2019--The "Innovations in Compressed Air Energy Storage, Marine Electrification, Wind Turbine...

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BMW warns profits will fall due to costs, trade uncertainty

FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — German automaker BMW said Wednesday that profits in 2019 would be "well below" last year's and that...

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Nexstar Media selling 19 TV stations for $1.32 billion

IRVING, Texas (AP) — Nexstar is selling 19 television stations for $1.32 billion as part of its buyout deal with Tribune...

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EU regulators fine Google 1.49 billion euros ($1.68 billion) for abusing its dominance in online advertising

BRUSSELS (AP) — EU regulators fine Google 1.49 billion euros ($1.68 billion) for abusing its dominance in online advertising.

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Disney seals $71bn deal for 21st Century Fox as it prepares to take on Netflix

Disney has closed its $71bn (£54bn) acquisition of Rupert Murdoch’s entertainment business in a deal that unites...

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Since automated ticketing system launched, nearly 1,000 got car insurance

In the few months Oklahoma's Uninsured Vehicle Enforcement Diversion program has scanned license plates across the state, the...

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Upstream Oil & Gas Start-Up Tracker, 2019: Issue 9 - Featuring AI Driller, SensOLeak and Equipcast - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar 20, 2019--The "Upstream Oil & Gas Start-Up Tracker - Issue 9" report has been added to...

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What Disney gets as its $71.3B buy of Fox assets closes

It's finally complete. Disney closed its $71 billion acquisition of Fox's entertainment assets on Wednesday, more than a year...

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Disney closes $71B acquisition of Fox entertainment, putting 'Cinderella,' 'The Simpsons' and 'Star Wars' under one roof

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Disney closes $71B acquisition of Fox entertainment, putting 'Cinderella,' 'The Simpsons' and 'Star Wars'...

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Asian markets trend lower, tracking Wall St losses

BANGKOK (AP) — Markets in Asia are mostly lower after a lackluster day of trading on Wall Street.Mixed signals on the progress...

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Nominee to lead FAA will face challenge on Boeing oversight

President Donald Trump has tapped a former Delta Air Lines executive to lead the Federal Aviation Administration as the...

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FBI tracked Michael Cohen's phones with controversial device

NEW YORK (AP) — Michael Cohen, meet the Triggerfish.Search warrant documents made public Tuesday show the FBI used highly...

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Goodbye console? Google launches game-streaming platform

NEW YORK (AP) — Google on Tuesday unveiled a video-game streaming platform called Stadia, positioning itself to take on the...

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Trump: Social media sites discriminate against conservatives

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump directed his ire Tuesday at the nation's major social media companies, claiming...

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In end of 20th Century Fox, a new era dawns for Hollywood

NEW YORK (AP) — The Fox Studio backlot, first built in 1926 on a Century City ranch in Los Angeles, was enormous. Before much...

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Facebook to overhaul ad targeting to prevent discrimination

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Facebook will overhaul its ad-targeting systems to prevent discrimination in housing , credit and...

Thunder’s success in halfcourt imperative to playoff success

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The questions poured in about momentum, a galvanizing moment, an instance of joy that the Thunder could use as a springboard to consistency or a dream run in the playoffs. There were slivers of hope in the Thunder’s 119-103 win against the...

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Why Facebook didn't block live New Zealand shooting video

LONDON (AP) — Why did Facebook air live video of the New Zealand mosque shooting for 17 minutes? Didn't anyone alert the...

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Sub makes rapid ascent in Indian Ocean; crew safe

ALPHONSE ISLAND, Seychelles (AP) — Technicians investigating the cause of a subsea emergency in which a British scientist and...

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Court tosses $4 million copyright award against Zillow

SEATTLE (AP) — A federal appeals court has thrown out a $4 million copyright infringement ruling against the Seattle-based...

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Court: Online free speech rights trump stalking conviction

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina man imprisoned for stalking had his conviction overturned Tuesday when a state appeals...

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Midwest floodwaters tear through or spill over many levees

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Floodwaters driven by a swift current have torn through and spilled over levees at countless locations across...

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MLB managers want limits, not bans, on clubhouse video games

DUNEDIN, Fla. (AP) — Charlie Montoyo thought he would be taking a hard line against video games in his first year as Toronto...

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Heat records falling twice as often as cold ones, AP finds

Over the past 20 years, Americans have been twice as likely to sweat through record-breaking heat rather than shiver through...

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Israel, US intercept long-range missiles during joint drill

JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel and the U.S. have successfully intercepted a series of medium to long-range ballistic missiles in a...

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Facebook settles five lawsuits alleging that its ad systems enabled discrimination in housing, credit and employment

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Facebook settles five lawsuits alleging that its ad systems enabled discrimination in housing, credit and...

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Analyzing the Global Geothermal Energy Market 2018-2019 & 2023 - Expected to Reach 17GW by the End of 2023 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar 19, 2019--The "Analyzing Geothermal Energy 2018" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's...

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PSG condemns Patrice Evra for anti-gay slurs aimed at club

PARIS (AP) — Paris Saint-Germain has condemned anti-gay insults aimed at the club by former France and Manchester United...

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New NFL rules likely coming, but not replay for penalties

DENVER (AP) — In no sport but the NFL do players, fans, coaches and general managers annually debate the rules of the game,...

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SEC says Musk's contempt defense 'borders on the ridiculous'

DETROIT (AP) — U.S. securities regulators countered Tesla CEO Elon Musk's contempt-of-court defense Monday night, writing in...

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Norwegian aluminum producer hit by cyberattack

HELSINKI (AP) — Norwegian aluminum producer Norsk Hydro says it has been a targeted by "an extensive cyberattack" through a...