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Coronavirus in Oklahoma: Pandemic forces OKC Broadway to shake up show schedules

The ongoing coronavirus pandemic is keeping the Civic Center Music Hall dark and continuing the shakeup of planned show dates...

Health

Friday Sports in Brief

COLLEGE FOOTBALLAs college football leaders work to rescue a football season worth billions in revenue from the threat of...

Business

Microsoft confirms talks seeking to buy US arm of TikTok

NEW YORK (AP) — Microsoft confirmed Sunday it is in talks with Chinese company ByteDance to acquire the U.S. arm of its popular...

News

Ransomware feared as possible saboteur for November election

WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal authorities say one of the gravest threats to the November election is a well-timed ransomware attack...

Health

Insider Q&A: BaseCamp CTO David Heinemeier Hansson

David Heinemeier Hansson has made a name for himself as one of the tech industry’s more prominent iconoclasts and industry...

Life

Interview and photos: Renowned inventor and artist Tom Shannon's first Oklahoma exhibit is on view at Science Museum Oklahoma

The links between art and science are clearly visible in the sculptures, installations and engineering marvels in the...

Health

Negotiators report progress in coronavirus relief talks

WASHINGTON (AP) — Lawmakers reported progress on a huge coronavirus relief bill Saturday, as political pressure mounts to...

Business

Microsoft in advanced talks to buy TikTok's US business

NEW YORK (AP) — Microsoft is in advanced talks to buy the U.S. operations of TikTok, the popular Chinese-owned video app that...

Business

Trump says he'll act to ban TikTok in US as soon as Saturday

NEW YORK (AP) — President Donald Trump said he will take action as soon as Saturday to ban TikTok, a popular Chinese-owned...

Health

Foreign threats loom ahead of US presidential election

NEW YORK (AP) — As the Nov. 3 presidential vote nears, there are fresh signs that the nation’s electoral system is again under...

Business

Samsung, Apple to boost cellphone manufacturing in India

NEW DELHI (AP) — Three contract manufacturers for Apple iPhones and South Korea’s Samsung have applied for large-scale...

Health

States eager to expand broadband, wary of CARES Act deadline

Fearful of losing federal pandemic dollars, officials from states across the country are rushing to finish projects by the end...

Health

Virtual school: Teachers want to improve but training varies

After a rocky transition to distance learning last spring, Georgia teacher Aimee Rodriguez Webb is determined to do better this...

Health

Early in pandemic, frantic doctors traded tips across oceans

Amid the chaos of the pandemic’s early days, doctors who faced the first coronavirus onslaught reached across oceans and...

Business

Florida teen arrested as mastermind of Twitter hack

MIAMI (AP) — A Florida teen was identified Friday as the mastermind of a scheme earlier this month that commandeered Twitter...

Health

The Latest: SKorea holds leader of church with virus cluster

SEOUL, South Korea — South Korean prosecutors have arrested the elderly leader of a secretive religious sect as part of an...

Business

Trump says he’ll act as soon as Saturday to ban Chinese-owned video app TikTok from US on security fears

ABOARD AIR FORCE ONE (AP) — Trump says he’ll act as soon as Saturday to ban Chinese-owned video app TikTok from US on security...

Health

Deadline extended for tribes to seek broadband licenses

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — The Federal Communications Commission is giving tribes another month to apply for a band of wireless...

Health

Business Highlights

___US consumer spending up 5.6%, but virus could stall gainsWASHINGTON (AP) — American consumers increased their spending in...

Business

Trump says US 'may be banning' China-owned video app TikTok

NEW YORK (AP) — President Donald Trump said Friday that his administration is weighing action against TikTok, a popular...

Health

How major US stock indexes fared Friday

Big Tech continues to steamroll through the pandemic, and strong gains for some of the market’s most influential companies on...

By land and air, weather researchers track tornadic storms

NewsMay 16, 2019

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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Health

Nokia profit up despite pandemic as new CEO takes over

HELSINKI (AP) — Nokia has reported better than expected second-quarter earnings on the back of improved margins for telecoms...

Business

Plug it in: Electric car charging station numbers are rising

DETROIT (AP) — When the electric car revolution arrives, will there be enough places to plug in?There are now 26,000 electric...

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...

Business

Weekly Summary Corporate dividends, name changes, new listings

NEW YORK (AP) — Changes announced in corporate dividends Jul. 27-Jul. 31.INCREASED DIVIDENDSAltria Group .86 from .84Arbor...

Business

Lawsuit: Trump still blocks Twitter critics after court loss

NEW YORK (AP) — An organization that successfully proved President Donald Trump violated the law when he blocked Twitter...

Business

Smart Mining Market to Witness Strong Growth Over 2020-2025 - Assessment by Solution, Service Type, Mining Type and Region - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 31, 2020--The "Smart Mining Market - Growth, Trends, Forecasts (2020-2025)" report has been added...

Business

Amazon closer to launching satellites, upping internet reach

NEW YORK (AP) — Amazon.com is one step closer to space.The company received government approval to put more than 3,200...

Business

Twitter permanently bans former KKK leader David Duke

Former Ku Klux Klan leader David Duke has been banned from Twitter for breaking the social media platform's site’s rules...

Business

Wind Power Market in Canada, Forecast to 2025 - COVID-19 Impact, Market Opportunities, Key Projects - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 31, 2020--The "Canada Wind Power Market Outlook to 2025" report has been added to...

Business

India Wind Power Market Insights 2001-2025 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 31, 2020--The "India Wind Power Market Outlook to 2025" report has been added to...

Health

Fiat Chrysler muscles through, green shoots in North America

DETROIT (AP) — Fiat Chrysler overcame coronavirus-related factory shutdowns to post losses that were not as bad as feared, and...

Business

EU clears Alstom's acquisition of Bombardier rail unit

BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Commission has given its go-ahead to the acquisition of the rail business of Canadian engineering...

Business

More Companies Look to Hydrogen Fuel Technology as Alternative to Fossil Fuels - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 31, 2020--ResearchAndMarkets.com published a new article on the fuel cells industry "More...

Business

Entech’s Superstage® Pinpoint Stimulation Finds Partner in Chevron Technology Ventures' Catalyst Program

HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 31, 2020--Entech Solutions AS, a Norwegian oilfield technology company focused on the...

Health

Eurozone economy suffers record drop during lockdown months

PARIS (AP) — The economy of the 19-country eurozone shrank by a devastating 12.1% in the April-June period from the quarter...

Business

China celebrates completion of rival sat navigation system

BEIJING (AP) — China is celebrating the completion of its BeiDou Navigation Satellite System that could rival the U.S. Global...

Business

Global Aircraft Battery Market Outlook to 2027 - Rising Adoption of Electric Aircraft Technologies in Commercial Aircrafts - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 31, 2020--The "Aircraft Battery - Global Market Outlook (2019-2027)" report has been added to...

Business

ASE Technology Hldg: 2Q Earnings Snapshot

KAOHSIUNG, Taiwan (AP) _ ASE Technology Holding Co., Ltd. (ASX) on Friday reported second-quarter earnings of $232.1...

Health

Australia to make Google and Facebook pay for news content

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — The Australian government said on Friday it plans to give Google and Facebook three months to...

Health

Asian benchmarks tumble, looking to earnings, central banks

TOKYO (AP) — Asian shares tumbled Friday as reports showed layoffs of American workers are persisting at high levels after the...

News

FBI: Review of surveillance applications found minor errors

WASHINGTON (AP) — The FBI said Thursday that it found mostly minor errors during a review of more than two dozen applications...

Health

Amid the pandemic, Big Tech reports mixed earnings

Big Tech companies reported mixed quarterly earnings on Thursday, a day after their top executives faced a tough congressional...

Health

Ford's results not as grim as expected for virus-marred 2Q

DETROIT (AP) — Ford Motor Co. posted results on Thursday that were not as grim as expected for its second quarter that saw its...

Business

First-ever EU cyber sanctions hit Russian, Chinese, NKoreans

BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union on Thursday imposed its first-ever sanctions over cyberattacks, slapping them on alleged...

Business

GSI Technology: Fiscal 1Q Earnings Snapshot

SUNNYVALE, Calif. (AP) _ GSI Technology Inc. (GSIT) on Thursday reported a loss of $6.1 million in its fiscal first quarter.The...

Health

First Bolsonaro trip since recovery aims at opponents' votes

BRASILIA, Brazil (AP) — Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro on Thursday took his first trip since recovering from COVID-19,...

Health

Record economic plunge, bleak jobs numbers reveal virus toll

WASHINGTON (AP) — The coronavirus pandemic sent the U.S. economy plunging by a record-shattering 32.9% annual rate last quarter...

Health

How major US stock indexes fared Thursday

Most of Wall Street stumbled Thursday, but yet another rise for big technology stocks helped keep the market’s losses in...

Business

Amazon: 2Q Earnings Snapshot

SEATTLE (AP) _ Amazon.com Inc. (AMZN) on Thursday reported second-quarter earnings of $5.24 billion.The Seattle-based company...

Business

Hercules Tech: 2Q Earnings Snapshot

PALO ALTO, Calif. (AP) _ Hercules Technology Growth Capital Inc. (HTGC) on Thursday reported second-quarter earnings of $61.8...

Health

Pandemic whacks Google ad sales, causing parent Alphabet to report first quarterly revenue decline in company history

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. (AP) — Pandemic whacks Google ad sales, causing parent Alphabet to report first quarterly revenue decline...

Health

Solaris Oilfield Infrastructure Announces Second Quarter 2020 Results

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

Health

'On our way to Mars': NASA rover will look for signs of life

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — The biggest, most sophisticated Mars rover ever built — a car-size vehicle bristling with cameras,...

Business

Global Market for Alternative Fuel Vehicles, 2019-2027 - $1.24 Trillion Industry Opportunity Assessment - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 30, 2020--The "Alternative Fuel Vehicle - Global Market Outlook (2019-2027)" report has been added...

Business

Brazil Wind Power Market to 2025 and the Impact of COVID-19 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 30, 2020--The "Brazil Wind Power Market Outlook to 2025" report has been added to...

Health

Women embrace #challengeaccepted, but some ask: To what end?

CHICAGO (AP) — “Challenge accepted," they wrote — female Instagram users across the United States, flooding the photo-sharing...

Health

Pandemic hits Comcast 2Q; Peacock service has 10M sign-ups

NEW YORK (AP) — The coronavirus pandemic took a toll on Comcast in the second quarter as movie theaters closed, theme parks...

Health

Huawei overtakes Samsung as top smartphone seller: report

LONDON (AP) — A technology research firm says Huawei has overtaken Samsung to become the world's biggest smartphone seller, as...

Business

Electric Vehicle (EV) Charger Market Opportunity Analysis, 2020-2027 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 30, 2020--The "Electric Vehicle Charger Market by Vehicle Type, Charging Type and End User: Global...

Business

Carpenter: Fiscal 4Q Earnings Snapshot

PHILADELPHIA (AP) _ Carpenter Technology Corp. (CRS) on Thursday reported a fiscal fourth-quarter loss of $118.4 million, after...

Business

Impact of COVID-19 on China's Wind Power Industry, 2020-2025 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 30, 2020--The "China Wind Power Market Outlook to 2025" report has been added to...

Health

India Solar Power Market Outlook 2020-2025 with the Potential Impact of COVID-19 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 30, 2020--The "India Solar Power Market Outlook to 2025" report has been added to...

Business

NASA launches Mars rover to mine the red planet's rocks for evidence of ancient life

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — NASA launches Mars rover to mine the red planet's rocks for evidence of ancient life.

Business

Lawmakers grill 4 Big Tech CEOs but don't land many blows

WASHINGTON (AP) — Congressional lawmakers finally got a chance to grill the CEOs of Big Tech over their dominance and...

Business

Catalan separatists sue Spain’s ex-spy chief over phone hack

BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Two Catalan separatist politicians filed a lawsuit Thursday against the former head of Spain’s...

Health

World Energy Storage Systems Market 2020-2025: Focus on Batteries, PSH, TES, FES and Others - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 30, 2020--The "Global Energy Storage Systems Market Outlook to 2025" report has been added to...

News

Global Fuel Cell Market Outlook to 2025 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 30, 2020--The "Global Fuel Cell Market Outlook to 2025" report has been added to...

Business

U.S. Wind Power Market Outlook 2020-2025 and Impact of COVID-19 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 30, 2020--The "United States Wind Power Market Outlook to 2025" report has been added to...

Health

Global Battery Market Outlook 2020-2025 - Battery Supply Chains Disrupted due to the Outbreak of COVID-19 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 30, 2020--The "Global Battery Market Outlook to 2025" report has been added to...

Business

Guidehouse Insights Report Shows the Market for Stationary Energy Storage for EVs is Expected to Experience a 28% Compound Annual Growth Rate from 2020-2029

BOULDER, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 30, 2020--A new report from Guidehouse Insights analyzes the market for existing and...

Health

Asian stocks gain after Fed keep US interest rates low

BEIJING (AP) — Asian stocks advanced Thursday after the U.S. Federal Reserve left interest rates near zero to support a...

Health

Lawmakers batter Big Tech CEOs, but don't land many blows

WASHINGTON (AP) — Congressional lawmakers finally got a chance to grill the CEOs of Big Tech over their dominance and...

Health

UN urges SE Asia to build back better from COVID-19 crisis

BANGKOK (AP) — The United Nations advised Southeast Asian nations to tackle inequality and green their economies to build a...

Crime

4 arrested under new Hong Kong security law for online posts

HONG KONG (AP) — Hong Kong police have signaled their intent to enforce a new Chinese national security law strictly, arresting...

Health

The Latest: Zuckerberg questioned on viral misinformation

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on testimony before a congressional committee by the CEOs of Facebook, Apple, Amazon and Google...

Health

Editorial Roundup: US

Excerpts from recent editorials in the United States and abroad:___July 25The New York Times on political conventions and...

Business

TTM: 2Q Earnings Snapshot

SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) _ TTM Technologies Inc. (TTMI) on Wednesday reported second-quarter earnings of $192.8 million.On a...

Health

Fed sees dim economic outlook as virus squeezes economy

WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell warned Wednesday that the viral epidemic is endangering the modest...

Health

How major US stock indexes fared Wednesday

Wall Street rallied on Wednesday, and the S&P 500 climbed 1.2% for its best day in two weeks after the Federal Reserve kept the...

Business

Tyler Technologies: 2Q Earnings Snapshot

PLANO, Texas (AP) _ Tyler Technologies Inc. (TYL) on Wednesday reported second-quarter earnings of $53.9 million.On a per-share...

Business

FMC Technologies: 2Q Earnings Snapshot

LONDON (AP) _ FMC Technologies Inc. (FTI) on Wednesday reported second-quarter earnings of $11.7 million.The London-based...

Business

2020's final Mars mission poised for blastoff from Florida

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — The summer’s third and final mission to Mars — featuring NASA's most elaborate life-hunting rover —...

Health

US jabs Russia over claim of spreading virus disinformation

MOSCOW (AP) — U.S. officials say Russian intelligence officers are spreading disinformation about the coronavirus pandemic...

News

Historically Black Louisiana university gets $20M donation

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A historically Black university in Louisiana has received a $20 million donation from MacKenzie Scott, the...

Health

US is expected to report a record-breaking economic plunge

WASHINGTON (AP) — Having endured what was surely a record-shattering slump last quarter, the U.S. economy faces a dim outlook...

Health

Iran launches underground ballistic missiles during exercise

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran's paramilitary Revolutionary Guard launched underground ballistic missiles Wednesday as part of an...

Business

Turkey: Social media law's passage raises censorship worries

ISTANBUL (AP) — Turkey’s parliament approved a law early Wednesday that gives authorities greater power to regulate social...

Health

US officials: Russia behind spread of virus disinformation

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. officials say Russian intelligence officers are spreading disinformation about the coronavirus pandemic...

Business

South Korea-Japan trade fight moves to global dispute panel

GENEVA (AP) — World Trade Organization members on Wednesday created a dispute panel to rule on a complaint by South Korea...

Crime

Vatican allegedly hacked by China ahead of key talks

VATICAN CITY (AP) — The Vatican and the Catholic Diocese of Hong Kong have been the targets of alleged Chinese state-backed...

Health

Asia Pacific Utility Communication Market 2020 - COVID-19 Impact & Regional Analysis - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 29, 2020--The "Asia Pacific Utility Communication Market Forecast to 2027 - COVID-19 Impact and...

Health

China's Solar Power Market Outlook to 2025 - Short and Medium Term Impact of COVID-19 Pandemic on the Industry - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 29, 2020--The "China Solar Power Market Outlook to 2025" report has been added to...

Business

Holocaust survivors urge Facebook to remove denial posts

BERLIN (AP) — Holocaust survivors around the world are lending their voices to a campaign launched Wednesday targeting Facebook...

Business

Trane Technologies: 2Q Earnings Snapshot

DUBLIN (AP) _ Trane Technologies plc (TT) on Wednesday reported second-quarter net income of $238.8 million.On a per-share...

Health

Global Diesel Power Engine Market Outlook 2020-2025 with Caterpillar, Cummins, Wartsila, Rolls-Royce, MAN, Volvo Penta, and Doosan Infracore Leading the...

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 29, 2020--The "Diesel Power Engine Market by Operation (Standby, Prime, and Peak Shaving), Power...

Business

SS&C Technologies: 2Q Earnings Snapshot

WINDSOR, Conn. (AP) _ SS&C Technologies Holdings Inc. (SSNC) on Tuesday reported second-quarter profit of $169.5 million.The...

Business

Horizon Technology Finance: 2Q Earnings Snapshot

FARMINGTON, Conn. (AP) _ Horizon Technology Finance Corp. (HRZN) on Tuesday reported second-quarter net income of $7.9...

Business

Akamai Technologies: 2Q Earnings Snapshot

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) _ Akamai Technologies Inc. (AKAM) on Tuesday reported second-quarter net income of $161.9 million.On a...

Business

Virgin Galactic shows off passenger spaceship cabin interior

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Passengers flying Virgin Galactic on suborbital trips into space will be able to see themselves floating...

Health

Technology infuses ancient hajj rites tailored for pandemic

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The vast, white-marble floors surrounding Islam’s holiest site, the cube-shaped Kaaba in...

Health

Space Camp in danger of closing permanently due to pandemic

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Space Camp, an educational program attended by nearly 1 million people, including a dozen who went on...

Health

How major US stock indexes fared Tuesday

A late slump left stocks broadly lower on Wall Street Tuesday, while cautious investors continued to push money into Treasurys...

Business

Turkish parliament to vote on controversial social media law

ISTANBUL (AP) — Turkish lawmakers were making their final speeches Tuesday before voting on a bill that would give the...

Health

Spotlight on 4 Big Tech CEOs testifying in competition probe

WASHINGTON (AP) — They command corporations with gold-plated brands, millions or even billions of customers, and a combined...

Health

Revel suspends NYC scooter service after 2nd fatal crash

NEW YORK (AP) — Ride-sharing scooter startup Revel said Tuesday it is suspending operations in New York City after a second...

Health

In reversal, CES gadget show won't be in-person after all

NEW YORK (AP) — CES, one of the world’s biggest technology conferences, will be a virtual event in January due to the...

Health

Twitter gives Trump Jr. a tweet timeout for pandemic misinfo

CHICAGO (AP) — Twitter has temporarily halted President Donald Trump’s son from tweeting on its site after he shared a video...

Business

The top iPhone and iPad apps on App Store

Top Paid iPhone Apps:1. Minecraft, Mojang2. Heads Up!, Warner Bros.3. Procreate Pocket, Savage Interactive Pty Ltd4. Monopoly,...

Business

Baker Hughes donates OKC Energy Innovation Center to Oklahoma State University

Oklahoma State University is getting a new home in Oklahoma City it will use to boost its engineering students’ research...

Business

US-Apple-Books-Top-10

1. Near Dark by Brad Thor - 9781982104085 - (AtriaEmily Bestler Books)2. Too Much and Never Enough by Mary L. Trump -...

Business

LSZH Cable Market, 2020 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 28, 2020--The "LSZH Cable Market - Forecast (2020 - 2025)" report has been added to...

Business

Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Utilities Selects Sensus for Smart Utility Network

RALEIGH, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 28, 2020--Along a well-traveled stretch of Winston-Salem’s Peters Creek Parkway, local...

Business

Global Nuclear Power Plant Equipment Market: Growth, Trends and Forecast (2020-2025) - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 28, 2020--The "Global Nuclear Power Plant Equipment Market: Growth, Trends and Forecast...

Business

Raytheon Technologies: 2Q Earnings Snapshot

WALTHAM, Mass. (AP) _ Raytheon Technologies Corporation (RTX) on Tuesday reported a second-quarter loss of $3.84 billion, after...

Business

South Korea to have solid fuel rockets in major deal with US

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea said Tuesday it has won U.S. consent to use solid fuel for space launch vehicles, a move...

Business

Roper Technologies: 2Q Earnings Snapshot

SARASOTA, Fla. (AP) _ Roper Technologies Inc. (ROP) on Tuesday reported second-quarter net income of $219.2 million.On a...

Business

Wabtec: 2Q Earnings Snapshot

PITTSBURGH (AP) _ Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corp. (WAB) on Tuesday reported second-quarter profit of $86.8...

Business

Zebra: 2Q Earnings Snapshot

LINCOLNSHIRE, Ill. (AP) _ Zebra Technologies Corp. (ZBRA) on Tuesday reported second-quarter net income of $100 million.On a...

Business

Geothermal Power Infrastructure Market - Growth, Trends & Forecast - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 28, 2020--The "Geothermal Power Infrastructure Market - Growth, Trends, and Forecast (2020 -2025)"...

Business

Guidehouse Insights Report Shows Distributed Energy Storage Capacity Deployments for the Top 10 US Markets Are Expected to Increase Sixfold between 2020-2030

BOULDER, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 28, 2020--A new report from Guidehouse Insights examines the large and promising US state...

Business

Trade, technology and security at risk in US-China feud

BEIJING (AP) — They have the largest economies in the world. They spend more than anyone else on their militaries. From...

Health

U.S. agency: Pandemic masks thwarting face recognition tech

Having a tough time recognizing your neighbors behind their pandemic masks? Computers are finding it more difficult, too.A...

Crime

Maxwell lawyers: Accusers might misuse criminal evidence

NEW YORK (AP) — Lawyers for Jeffrey Epstein’s former girlfriend asked a judge Monday to stop her accusers from using evidence...

Health

National Oilwell Varco Reports Second Quarter 2020 Results

HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 27, 2020--National Oilwell Varco, Inc. (NYSE: NOV) today reported second quarter 2020 revenues of...

Crime

Cyberstalker gets 4 years in prison for 'war' on woman

SILVER SPRING, Md. (AP) — Less than two months after their office romance ended, Ahmad Kazzelbach began tampering with the...

Business

Good, not necessarily perfect, financial plans and behaviors still can get the job done

With all sorts of money decisions, it's easy to get thwarted by inaction. Here are some examples.

Health

NASA's next Mars rover is brawniest and brainiest one yet

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — With eight successful Mars landings, NASA is upping the ante with its newest rover.The spacecraft...

Business

BiOasis: Fiscal 1Q Earnings Snapshot

GUILFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Bioasis Technologies Inc. (BIOAF) on Monday reported a loss of $755,000 in its fiscal first quarter.The...

Business

Tessco: Fiscal 1Q Earnings Snapshot

HUNT VALLEY, Md. (AP) _ Tessco Technologies Inc. (TESS) on Monday reported a loss of $4.6 million in its fiscal first...

Health

How major US stock indexes fared Monday

Stocks closed with broad gains on Wall Street Monday, while the price of gold rushed to a record high.Technology and health...

Business

Amkor Technology: 2Q Earnings Snapshot

TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) _ Amkor Technology Inc. (AMKR) on Monday reported second-quarter net income of $55.4 million, after reporting...

Business

Garmin acknowledges cyberattack, doesn't mention ransomware

BOSTON (AP) — The GPS device maker Garmin Ltd. acknowledged Monday being victimized by a cyberattack last week that encrypted...

Health

Google to keep most of its employees at home until July 2021

SAN RAMON, Calif. (AP) — Google has decided that most of its 200,000 employees and contractors should work from home through...

Health

Google to keep most of its employees at home until July 2021

SAN RAMON, Calif. (AP) — Google has decided that most of its 200,000 employees and contractors should work from home through...

Business

Spent Fuel & Nuclear Waste Management Market, 2020 - Growth, Trends & Forecast - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 27, 2020--The "Spent Fuel And Nuclear Waste Management Market - Growth, Trends, and Forecast (2020...

News

Kosovo wants Apple to correct country's borders on its maps

PRISTINA, Kosovo (AP) — Kosovo’s foreign minister said that she asked Apple to correct her country’s borders in its maps.Meliza...

Business

Twitter faces backlash over handling of anti-Semitic posts

LONDON (AP) — Some Twitter users are staging a 48-hour boycott of the platform over its handling of a stream of anti-Semitic...

News

Iran moves mock aircraft carrier to sea amid US tensions

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Iran has moved a mock aircraft carrier to the strategic Strait of Hormuz amid heightened...

Business

Netherlands Geothermal Energy Market 2020-2025 - Ultra-Deep Geothermal Energy is Driving the Industry - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 27, 2020--The "Netherlands Geothermal Energy Market - Growth, Trends, and Forecasts (2020 - 2025)"...

Health

Liz Weston: Can you trust your mobile payment app?

Money transfer apps including Venmo, Cash App and PayPal have surged in popularity during the pandemic as people seek safe,...

Health

Australian watchdog accuses Google of privacy breaches

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia’s consumer watchdog launched court action against Google on Monday alleging the technology...

Business

Software giant SAP to spin off Qualtrics and take it public

NEW YORK (AP) — SAP says it plans to spin off Qualtrics and take it public less than two years after acquiring the...

Business

Twitter and Facebook become targets in Trump and Biden ads

CHICAGO (AP) — Social media has become the target of a dueling attack ad campaign being waged online by the sitting president...

Health

The Latest: S Korea has 100+ cases for 1st time in 4 months

SEOUL, South Korea — South Korea has reported 113 newly confirmed cases of COVID-19 over the past 24 hours — its first daily...

Business

US eyes building nuclear power plants for moon and Mars

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — The U.S. wants to build nuclear power plants that will work on the moon and Mars, and on Friday put out a...

Health

More younger Oklahomans dying of COVID-19 raises concern

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The head of coronavirus response at the University of Oklahoma Medical Center said Friday that an increase...

Business

mIQroTech joins Chevron Technology Venture Catalyst Program

TAMPA, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 24, 2020--mIQroTech Incorporated is joining the Chevron Technology Ventures (CTV) Catalyst...

Health

Wall Street down after worldwide slide; gold at record high

Stocks closed broadly lower for the second day in a row Friday as Wall Street gave back some of its gains from a mostly solid...

Business

Intel's stock plunges as work on new computer chip bogs down

SAN RAMON, Calif. (AP) — Intel is falling further behind in the race to build faster and more powerful computer chips, a...

Business

Garmin fitness tracking service goes down, frustrating users

LONDON (AP) — GPS device-maker Garmin’s online fitness tracking service has gone down, leaving runners and cyclists struggling...

Business

Court: Judge wrong to dismiss complaint against Facebook

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — The New Hampshire Supreme Court ruled Friday that a judge was wrong to dismiss a cafe owner's complaint...

Health

Outlook on the Worldwide Nitrogen Gas Generator Market to 2025 - Chemical Industry to Hold a Noteworthy Industry Share - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 24, 2020--The "Nitrogen Gas Generator Market - Forecasts from 2020 to 2025" report has been added...

Health

Asia shares slip after worst S&P 500 loss in nearly 4 weeks

MITO, Japan (AP) — Worsening China-U.S. friction, worries over aid to Americans and U.S. businesses and a stumble on Wall...

Health

The Latest: S Korea baseball, soccer fans to return to games

SEOUL, South Korea — South Korea will allow baseball fans to return to the stands beginning Sunday under a phased process...

Health

AP, Sony reach deal for new still and video cameras

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A world in isolation, a surge of new users for Twitter

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Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak slams YouTube for scam videos

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NY lawmakers vote to pause facial recognition in schools

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US accuses Russia of testing anti-satellite weapon in space

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Fox taking fans to the ballgame with a virtual crowd

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DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 23, 2020--The "Solar PV Backsheet Suppliers Strategic Positioning and Leadership Quadrant" report...

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Saudi king, 84, undergoes surgery to remove gallbladder

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Georgia City Charges Forward on Water Loss Control with Sensus, a Xylem Brand

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Twitter says hackers accessed Dutch politician's inbox

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OpenTable partners with colleges to manage student dining

OpenTable is partnering with colleges to help them manage dining areas as students return to campus during the coronavirus...

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Guidehouse Insights Report Shows the DER Management Technology Market Is Expected to Experience a 24% Compound Annual Growth Rate from 2020-2029

BOULDER, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 23, 2020--A new report from Guidehouse Insights analyzes the market for distributed energy...

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Surge pushes Epic Charter Schools to highest enrollment in state

Epic Charter Schools has grown into the largest school system in Oklahoma amid pandemic demands and increasing interest. The...

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The Latest: Masks compulsory in Australia's 2nd biggest city

MELBOURNE, Australia — Wearing masks became compulsory in Australia’s second-largest city of Melbourne on Thursday as...

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Tesla makes $104M profit in 2Q despite factory shutdown

DETROIT (AP) — Tesla overcame a seven-week pandemic-related shutdown at its California assembly plant to post a surprising $104...

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Tesla picks Texas site for second US vehicle assembly plant

Electric car maker Tesla Inc. has picked the Austin, Texas, area as the site for its largest auto assembly plant employing at...

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Microsoft weathers pandemic, beats Wall Street expectations

REDMOND, Wash. (AP) — Microsoft said the coronavirus pandemic has increased demand for its flagship products, reporting...

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Tesla picks Texas site for second US vehicle assembly plant

Electric car maker Tesla Inc. has picked the Austin, Texas, area as the site for its largest auto assembly plant employing at...

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Puerto Rico to offer virtual classes, delay school reopening

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Puerto Rico officials announced Wednesday that all public school students will start virtual...

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Align Technology: 2Q Earnings Snapshot

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Slack files anti-competitive complaint vs. Microsoft in EU

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Teledyne: 2Q Earnings Snapshot

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Check Point: 2Q Earnings Snapshot

TEL AVIV, Israel (AP) _ Check Point Software Technologies Ltd. (CHKP) on Wednesday reported second-quarter net income of $196.4...

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Twitter says it's cracking down on QAnon conspiracy theory

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Asian shares mixed after lackluster session on Wall Street

MITO, Japan (AP) — Shares were mixed in Asia on Wednesday, with Australia’s benchmark down more than 1% on reports of a sharp...

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US accuses Chinese hackers in targeting of COVID-19 research

WASHINGTON (AP) — Hackers working with the Chinese government targeted firms developing vaccines for the coronavirus and stole...

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Tesla's spent a year terrifying, electrifying Wall Street

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Hit or error? MLB official scorers work remotely thru virus

MIAMI (AP) — As an official scorer for Major League Baseball, Ron Jernick has worked at the World Series, the All-Star Game and...

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Facebook's voting labels on candidate posts sow confusion

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3 companies buy high-speed frequencies in Dutch auction

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Stimulus package breaks new ground in European unity

FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — European leaders took a historic step towards sharing financial burdens among the EU's 27 countries...

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Global Fluids and Lubricants Market for Electric Vehicles (2019 to 2029) - Growing Trend for Development of Autonomous Vehicles Presents Opportunities -...

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Insights on the Marine Fuel Management Global Market to 2027 - Featuring Banlaw Systems, Siemens & Nautical Control Among Others - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 21, 2020--The "Marine Fuel Management - Global Market Outlook (2019-2027)" report has been added...

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Turkey's ruling party moving to tighten grip on social media

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — The Turkish president's ruling party is submitting draft legislation to parliament that would enable the...

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Norway's Adevinta buys eBay classifieds unit in $9.2B deal

LONDON (AP) — EBay Inc. is selling its classifieds business to Norway's Adevinta in a deal worth $9.2 billion that will create...

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Pakistan warns TikTok video service, blocks Bigo Live app

ISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistan has threatened China's TikTok and blocked the Singapore-based Bigo Live streaming platform, citing...

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EU agrees on $2.1 trillion deal after marathon summit

BRUSSELS (AP) — After four days and nights of wrangling, exhausted European Union leaders finally clinched a deal on an...

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Marine Battery Market to Grow at a CAGR of 48.1% During 2020-2025 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 21, 2020--The "Marine Battery Market by Battery Type (Lithium, Fuel Cell, Lead-acid), Propulsion...

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Asia shares rise on vaccine hopes, tech rally on Wall Street

Asian shares were mostly higher Tuesday on rising hopes for an effective vaccine to fight the coronavirus pandemic.Scientists...

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EU nations close in on $2.1T budget, virus aid deal

BRUSSELS (AP) — Weary European Union leaders were finally closing in on an unprecedented 1.82 trillion euro ($2.1 trillion)...

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UK suspends extradition arrangements with Hong Kong

LONDON (AP) — Britain suspended its extradition treaty with Hong Kong and blocked arms sales to the former British territory...

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MLB doubles camera angles for video reviews of umpires

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Global Fracking Water Treatment Market Study 2020-2025 Featuring Agua Dulce Technologies, Aquatech International, DuPont, Ecologix Environmental Systems, and...

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 20, 2020--The "Fracking Water Treatment Market - Growth, Trends, and Forecast (2020-2025)" report...

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DWC Innovations Awarded Dividing Wall Column Project in LOBS Unit of Indian Refinery

HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 20, 2020--DWC Innovations in cooperation with Koch Glitsch has been awarded the design of a...

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Insights into the Worldwide Virtual Power Plant Industry to 2027 - Opportunity Analysis and Industry Forecast - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 20, 2020--The "Virtual Power Plant Market by Technology and by End User: Global Opportunity...

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Alibaba-backed Ant Group to go public in Shanghai, Hong Kong

HONG KONG (AP) — Ant Group, the online payments arm of e-commerce giant Alibaba Group, announced plans Monday for an initial...

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Lithium-ion Battery Market Worth $129 Billion by 2027 - Breakdown by Component, End-use Industry and Region - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 20, 2020--The "Lithium-ion Battery Market by Component, End-use Industry and Industrial: Global...

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Graphene Batteries: Global Opportunity Analysis & Industry Forecast 2020-2027 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 20, 2020--The "Graphene Battery Market by Battery Type and Application: Global Opportunity...

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Halliburton Announces Second Quarter 2020 Results

HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 20, 2020--Halliburton Company (NYSE: HAL) announced today a net loss of $1.7 billion, or $1.91...

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Home learning, reopening schools especially hard in Africa

KAMPALA, Uganda (AP) — Lessons via radio or TV. Math problems in newspapers. Classes on Zoom or WhatsApp.The options for...

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EU summit breaks up after all-night talks, to resume later

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UAE's Amal spacecraft rockets toward Mars in Arab world 1st

TOKYO (AP) — A United Arab Emirates spacecraft rocketed into blue skies from a Japanese launch center Monday at the start of a...

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Financial assistance being awarded to women redefining their businesses

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Report: Disney cuts back on Facebook, Instagram ads

MENLO PARK, California (AP) — The Walt Disney Co. has “dramatically” slashed its advertising budget on Facebook and...

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The United Arab Emirates says its 'Amal' space probe functioning after launch as it heads toward Mars

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The United Arab Emirates says its 'Amal' space probe functioning after launch as it heads...

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A United Arab Emirates spacecraft blasted off to Mars from Japan, starting the Arab world’s first interplanetary trip.

TOKYO (AP) — A United Arab Emirates spacecraft blasted off to Mars from Japan, starting the Arab world’s first interplanetary...

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Twitter: Hack hit 130 accounts, company 'embarrassed'

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Twitter says the hack that compromised the accounts of some of its most high-profile users targeted 130...

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Ackerman McQueen CEO sued by ex-employee

A former employee at advertising agency Ackerman McQueen is accusing the CEO of hostile and abusive behavior toward her because...

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GM CEO expects virus to ebb, economic recovery by early 2021

DETROIT (AP) — The auto business used to be pretty simple. Crank out vehicles that people want to buy and collect profits.It’s...

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States set goals to jump-start transition to electric trucks

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — A coalition of states is following California’s lead in setting goals to jump-start a transition to...

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EU leaders extend summit as they haggle over budget, virus

BRUSSELS (AP) — European Union leaders on Saturday extended their summit by an extra day in the hope they were finally closing...

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Charges: Virginia man stalked Tulsa mayor over Trump rally

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — A Virginia man has been charged with cyberstalking the mayor of Tulsa in a failed effort to stop President...

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EU leaders far from deal on budget and virus recovery fund

BRUSSELS (AP) — European Union leaders headed into Saturday, the scheduled final day of their summit, about as far apart from...

Business

Personal assistant charged in dismembered tech CEO's killing

NEW YORK (AP) — A personal assistant arrested Friday in the death and dismemberment of a 33-year-old tech entrepreneur was...

Health

Stress rises for unemployed as extra $600 benefit nears end

WASHINGTON (AP) — A major source of income for roughly 30 million unemployed people is set to end, threatening their ability to...

Health

Warning: Italy's Mafias eye EU's billions in recovery funds

ROME (AP) — Italy’s anti-Mafia investigators issued a dramatic warning Friday that mobsters will scheme to get some of hundreds...

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China moves rocket into place for upcoming Mars mission

BEIJING (AP) — China has moved a rocket into position to launch a rover to Mars in one of three upcoming missions to the red...

Business

Law enforcement official says person in custody in killing of Fahim Saleh, tech CEO found dismembered in Manhattan condo

NEW YORK (AP) — Law enforcement official says person in custody in killing of Fahim Saleh, tech CEO found dismembered in...

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Internet disrupted in Iran province as police disperse rally

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Police dispersed protesters in southwestern Iran angry over the Islamic Republic's anemic...

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Sensient: 2Q Earnings Snapshot

MILWAUKEE (AP) _ Sensient Technologies Corp. (SXT) on Friday reported second-quarter net income of $30.6 million.The...

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Global Automation and Instrumentation Market Insights 2017-2028 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 17, 2020--The "Global Automation and Instrumentation Market Analysis & Trends - Industry Forecast...

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Global Solar Farm Automation Market Outlook 2020-2028 with Profiles of 16 Leading Players Including First Solar, DEGER, ABB and Emerson Electric -...

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 17, 2020--The "Global Solar Farm Automation Market Analysis & Trends - Industry Forecast to 2028"...

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Russia is hacking virus vaccine trials, US, UK, Canada say

WASHINGTON (AP) — Western governments on Thursday accused hackers believed to be part of Russian intelligence of trying to...

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Asian stock prices rebound after Wall Street slips

BEIJING (AP) — Asian stock markets were mostly higher Friday after Wall Street closed lower amid uncertainty about the U.S....

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Netflix promotes content chief to co-CEO; adds 10M new subs

NEW YORK (AP) — Netflix added a flood of new subscribers amid the coronavirus pandemic and also offered clues to a possible...

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Baseless Wayfair child-trafficking theory spreads online

CHICAGO (AP) — The baseless conspiracy theory took off after an anonymous user posed a bizarre question in an internet...

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Rising coronavirus infections threaten US economic recovery

BALTIMORE (AP) — Rising coronavirus infections across dozens of states are threatening the U.S. economic recovery, forcing...

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Q&A: What's behind the Twitter Bitcoin hack?

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Hackers broke into the Twitter accounts of world leaders, celebrities and tech moguls on Wednesday in...

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Experts say Twitter breach troubling, undermines trust

HONG KONG (AP) — A breach in Twitter’s security that allowed hackers to break into the accounts of leaders and technology...

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American Airlines, Twitter fall; Dell, Virgin Galactic rise

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved heavily or traded substantially on Thursday:American Airlines Inc., down 99 cents to...

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Tesla tries to assure workers there's no big virus outbreak

DETROIT (AP) — Tesla is trying to assure its 55,000 employees that there hasn't been a big coronavirus outbreak at company...

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Worldwide Particle Counter Industry (2018 to 2028) - Players Include Chemtrac, Climet Instruments & HAL Technology Among Others - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 16, 2020--The "Global Particle Counter Market Analysis & Trends - Industry Forecast to 2028"...

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Spacecraft snaps closest pictures of sun, 'campfires' abound

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — A European and NASA spacecraft has snapped the closest pictures ever taken of the sun, revealing...

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EU court cancels US data-sharing pact over snooping concerns

The European Union’s top court ruled Thursday that an agreement that allows thousands of companies — from tech giants to small...

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Nicor Gas Modernizes System to Cultivate Advanced Data Capabilities with Sensus Technology

RALEIGH, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 16, 2020--Nicor Gas’s history dates back to the 1850s since planting roots in the abundant...

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Guidehouse Insights Report Shows California, New York, and Texas Lead the Top 10 US Utility-Scale Energy Storage Markets

BOULDER, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 16, 2020--A new report from Guidehouse Insights examines the large and promising US state...

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EU court strikes down agreement with US that tech companies use to transfer data outside the bloc

LONDON (AP) — EU court strikes down agreement with US that tech companies use to transfer data outside the bloc.

Business

Biden, Gates, other Twitter accounts hacked in Bitcoin scam

Unidentified hackers broke into the Twitter accounts of technology moguls, politicians, celebrities and major companies...

Health

Giant Hawaii telescope builders say no construction in 2020

HONOLULU (AP) — Scientists planning to build one of the world’s largest telescopes on a Hawaii mountain said Wednesday...

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The Latest: 2 more big Calif cities keeping schools shut

SAN FRANCISCO — San Francisco and Sacramento have become the latest cities in California to announce that public school...

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China accuses Britain of helping Washington hurt Huawei

BEIJING (AP) — China accused Britain on Wednesday of colluding with Washington to hurt Huawei after the Chinese tech giant was...

Health

Pro-Western party claims victory in North Macedonia election

SKOPJE, North Macedonia (AP) — A suspected hacking attack caused the site of North Macedonia’s electoral commission to crash...

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Tech entrepreneur's dismembered body found in luxury condo

NEW YORK (AP) — The dismembered body of a 33-year-old tech entrepreneur was found inside his luxury Manhattan condo where an...

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US to hit Huawei employees with visa bans for rights abuses

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration said Wednesday it will impose travel bans on employees of the Chinese technology...

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Coronavirus data is funneled away from CDC, sparking worries

NEW YORK (AP) — Hospital data related to the coronavirus pandemic in the U.S. will now be collected by a private technology...

Business

Obama, Biden, Gates Twitter accounts hacked in bitcoin scam

Con artists on Wednesday apparently hacked into the Twitter accounts of technology moguls, politicians and major companies in...

Business

Prominent Twitter accounts including Barack Obama, Joe Biden and Bill Gates were hacked in an apparent bitcoin scam

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Prominent Twitter accounts including Barack Obama, Joe Biden and Bill Gates were hacked in an apparent...

Business

Google to invest $4.5 billion in India's Jio digital company

NEW DELHI (AP) — Google plans to invest $4.5 billion in India’s Jio Platforms Ltd, the company announced Wednesday, taking a...

Business

Microsoft cuts MSN news staffers in move toward AI editors

SEATTLE (AP) — Microsoft cut dozens of full-time staffers from its MSN news service, continuing an initiative to move away from...

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Epic's Learning Fund should face public audit, virtual school board says

A board overseeing Epic Charter Schools said a bank account paying out student activity and educational funds should be open...

Health

As US seeks production, sole US rare earth miner goes public

The sole miner of rare earths in the U.S. is becoming a public company amid elevated trade tensions with China, the dominant...

Business

Hyundai recalls 272K US cars; electrical outlet can overheat

DETROIT (AP) — Hyundai is recalling more than 272,000 cars in the U.S. because the electrical socket in the dashboard can...

Health

Apple wins big EU court case over $15 billion in taxes

BRUSSELS (AP) — A European Union court on Wednesday delivered a hammer blow to the bloc’s attempts to rein in multinationals'...

Business

Destiny Media: Fiscal 3Q Earnings Snapshot

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) _ Destiny Media Technologies Inc. (DSNY) on Wednesday reported fiscal third-quarter profit of...

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Europe's shift to electric cars picks up despite recession

FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — The coronavirus has cancelled business plans all over the world but Europe's push into electric cars...

Business

EU high court backs Apple, Ireland in EU’s landmark $15 billion tax case

BRUSSELS (AP) — EU high court backs Apple, Ireland in EU’s landmark $15 billion tax case.

Business

Chinese UK ambassador says Huawei decision 'unfair'

LONDON (AP) — China’s ambassador to the U.K. has questioned whether Britain can offer a fair business environment following its...

Health

Nissan rolls out new electric crossover, aims to boost image

TOKYO (AP) — Nissan unveiled an electric crossover vehicle Wednesday, the Japanese automaker’s first major all-new model since...

Business

Biden's $2 trillion climate plan aims to reframe debate

WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) — Joe Biden released a $2 trillion plan on Tuesday to boost investment in clean energy and stop all...

Health

Will the remote work craze sparked by COVID-19 sound a death knell for office buildings?

As states lift stay-at-home orders and gradually let businesses reopen, companies are gingerly allowing white-collar workers to...

Business

Can shopping malls survive the coronavirus pandemic and a new slate of permanent store closings?

Just when many shopping malls had finally figured out how to adapt to the era of digital retail, the coronavirus pandemic...

Health

Trump administration rescinds rule on foreign students

BOSTON (AP) — Facing eight federal lawsuits and opposition from hundreds of universities, the Trump administration on Tuesday...

Business

UK backtracks on giving Huawei role in high-speed network

LONDON (AP) — Britain on Tuesday backtracked on plans to give Chinese telecommunications company Huawei a role in the U.K.’s...

Health

NBC's video service Peacock stresses 'free,' looks to 2021

Peacock, one of the last major streaming services to launch in the U.S., was supposed to get a big boost this summer by...

Health

Trump administration rescinds rule on foreign students

BOSTON (AP) — The Trump administration has rescinded a rule that would have required international students to transfer schools...

Health

Ethiopia enters 3rd week of internet shutdown after unrest

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Ethiopia is entering its third week without internet service for almost everyone after days of deadly...

News

German police chief quits in scandal over far-right threats

BERLIN (AP) — A German state's police chief stepped down Tuesday over a scandal involving a left-wing lawmaker who received...

Health

Demand for robot cooks rises as kitchens combat COVID-19

HAYWARD, California (AP) — Robots that can cook - from flipping burgers to baking bread - are in growing demand as virus-wary...

Business

Catalan leader demands investigation into Spain spying claim

MADRID (AP) — The speaker of the Catalan regional parliament demanded Tuesday that the Spanish government launch an official...

Business

UK government to exclude Huawei from role in supplying new high-speed network equipment to wireless carriers

LONDON (AP) — UK government to exclude Huawei from role in supplying new high-speed network equipment to wireless carriers.

Business

Amazon unveils shopping cart that knows what you're buying

NEW YORK (AP) — Amazon has a new cure for long supermarket lines: a smart shopping cart.The cart, which Amazon unveiled on...

Health

Huawei posts 13.1% revenue growth amid pandemic, sanctions

HONG KONG (AP) — Huawei Technologies reported Tuesday that its revenue grew 13.1% in the first half of the year compared with a...

Health

Guidehouse Insights Report Shows the Global Smart Home Device Market Is Expected to Experience an 18% Compound Annual Growth Rate from 2020-2029

BOULDER, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 14, 2020--A new report from Guidehouse Insights examines how the smart home IoT market is...

Health

Asia shares drop on jitters over virus, China-US friction

TOKYO (AP) — Shares fell in Asia on Tuesday as skepticism set in about the recent upward momentum in global markets given...

Health

China's trade rises as economy recovers from virus slump

BEIJING (AP) — China’s trade improved in June in a fresh sign the world’s second-largest economy is recovering from the...

Business

Tech career training, scholarships being offered by Google

As many Oklahomans remain unemployed hoping for the economy to recover from the coronavirus pandemic, there are options...

Health

2 biggest California districts say school will start online

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — The Los Angeles and San Diego school districts, the two largest in California with a combined K-12...

Health

The Latest: Hawaii to wait to waive quarantine requirement

HONOLULU — Hawaii’s governor says he will wait another month to waive a 14-day quarantine requirement for out-of-state...

Business

Forum Energy Technologies, Inc. Announces Preliminary Second Quarter 2020 Financial Results

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

Health

Subways sparkle, but does cleaning decrease COVID-19 risk?

NEW YORK (AP) — Mass transit systems around the world have taken unprecedented — and expensive — steps to curb the spread of...

Business

Analog Devices buys Maxim, creating $68 billion chipmaker

NEW YORK (AP) — Computer chip maker Analog Devices is buying Maxim Integrated in an all-stock deal that will create a company...

Business

Israeli court rejects petition to curb spyware company

JERUSALEM (AP) — An Israeli court has rejected a request to strip the controversial Israeli spyware firm NSO Group of its...

Health

Insights on the Direct Methanol Fuel Cells Global Market to 2027 - Featuring Fujikura, Hitachi & Oorja Among Others - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 13, 2020--The "Direct Methanol Fuel Cells - Global Market Trajectory & Analytics" report has been...

Health

Look out, Mars: Here we come with a fleet of spacecraft

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — Mars is about to be invaded by planet Earth — big time.Three countries — the United States, China...

Business

Google announces $10 billion 'digitization' fund for India

NEW DELHI (AP) — U.S. tech giant Google is investing in a $10 billion fund to help accelerate India’s transition to a digital...

Business

BT CEO warns of long road to excise Huawei from UK network

LONDON (AP) — The CEO of telecoms company BT has warned it may take a decade to remove Huawei equipment from Britain’s wireless...

Business

UK-China ties freeze with debate over Huawei, Hong Kong

LONDON (AP) — Only five years ago, then-British Prime Minister David Cameron was celebrating a “golden era” in U.K.-China...

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Hyundai exec: Online sales will help with virus resurgence

DETROIT (AP) — The past five years have been rough for Hyundai in the U.S. as it scrambled to catch up with a massive shift in...

News

Alaska protesters interrupt campaign event with animal heart

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Protesters in Alaska carrying a banner and a caribou heart interrupted a campaign event for a U.S....

Business

UK Sport says welfare not risked with athlete substance test

LONDON (AP) — The UK Sport government agency said athletes’ welfare was not put at risk with the use of an experimental...

Business

Games maker Ubisoft shakes up staff amid misconduct probe

PARIS (AP) — French gaming giant Ubisoft is parting ways with its creative director and two other executives and promising zero...

News

Vintage Super Mario Bros. video game sells for $114,000

DALLAS (AP) — An unopened copy of a vintage Super Mario Bros. video game has been sold for $114,000 in an auction that...

Business

Facebook's software kit to blame for popular apps crashing

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Friday's widespread crashes of popular apps running on the iPhone’s iOS operating system — including...

News

Sonar, divers search for 'Glee' star thought to have drowned

Teams are using sonar and robotic devices in what could be a long search for “Glee” star Naya Rivera, who authorities believe...

Crime

Video game pals admit to plot to firebomb Nebraska pharmacy

ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) — A pharmacist and a drug abuser who met while playing online video games pleaded guilty Friday to federal...

Business

Amazon says email to employees banning TikTok was a mistake

Roughly five hours after an internal email went out Friday to Amazon employees telling them to delete the popular video app...

Business

US targets $1.3 billion in French imports in tech tax clash

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration on Friday announced plans to impose taxes on $1.3 billion in French imports —...

Business

Amazon says email barring TikTok from employee phones for 'security risks' was in error; TikTok policy is unchanged

NEW YORK (AP) — Amazon says email barring TikTok from employee phones for 'security risks' was in error; TikTok policy is...

Crime

2 arrested, 2 wanted after 11-year-old killed on July Fourth

WASHINGTON (AP) — Two men have been arrested and two others are wanted in connection with the killing of an 11-year-old boy who...

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Man admits damaging computer, causing PPE delivery delay

ATLANTA (AP) — A former employee of a medical device packaging company has pleaded guilty to damaging a computer belonging to...

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US bets on untested company to deliver COVID-19 vaccine

When precious vats of COVID-19 vaccine are finally ready, jabbing the lifesaving solution into the arms of Americans will...

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London animation studio adapts to finish Disney film

LONDON (AP) — Hanging under blankets for audio soundproofing and working around patchy home Wi-Fi, a London animation studio is...

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Electric vehicle startup Rivian gets $2.5B in added funding

DETROIT (AP) — Electric vehicle startup Rivian says it has raised another $2.5 billion in funding from accounts advised by...

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EU Council head tries to win over 'Frugal Four' on budget

BRUSSELS (AP) — With pressure mounting to reach an agreement on a post-coronavirus economic recovery plan, the president of the...

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Leadership Quadrant of Medical Battery Suppliers, 2019 - GE, Siemens, Kholberg Kravish Roberts, Boston Scientific, Integer Holding, EaglePicher and Saft -...

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 10, 2020--The "Leadership Quadrant of Medical Battery Suppliers - 2019" report has been added to...

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Global Nuclear Steam Generators Market 2020-2025 by Design, Reactor Type and Geography - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 10, 2020--The "Nuclear Steam Generator Market - Growth, Trends, and Forecasts (2020-2025)" report...

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China auto sales off 22.4% in first half of 2020

BEIJING (AP) — China’s auto sales rose 1.8% in June over a year earlier but fell by double digits for the first half of 2020...

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Asian stocks sink after Wall St losses on economy worries

BEIJING (AP) — Asian stock markets followed Wall Street lower Friday on worries economic recoveries might fade as coronavirus...

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Biden pledges New Deal-like economic agenda to counter Trump

DUNMORE, Pa. (AP) — Democrat Joe Biden turned his campaign against President Donald Trump toward the economy Thursday,...

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St. Louis considers surveillance planes in crime battle

O'FALLON, Mo. (AP) — With 2020 shaping to be an especially violent year in one of the nation’s most violent cities, St. Louis...

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Germany seizes server hosting pilfered US police files

BOSTON (AP) — At the behest of the U.S. government, German authorities have seized a computer server that hosted a huge cache...

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US economy may be stalling out as viral outbreak worsens

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. economy is stumbling as the viral outbreak intensifies, threatening to slow hiring and deepening the...

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Google selects Mississippi site for 1st US operations center

SOUTHAVEN, Miss. (AP) — Google's first U.S. operations center is coming to northwest Mississippi.The company announced Thursday...

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Virus projects renew questions about UAE's mass surveillance

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Efforts by the United Arab Emirates to fight the coronavirus have renewed questions about...

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UK, Australia investigate Clearview facial recognition firm

LONDON (AP) — Privacy watchdogs in Britain and Australia have opened a joint investigation into facial recognition company...

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Virus forces catering platform to find new audience, purpose

NEW YORK (AP) — When it launched in 2017, the catering tech platform HUNGRY had one customer in mind: well-heeled office...

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Global Pipeline Monitoring Systems Industry to 2024 Featuring Atmos, Clampon, Future Fibre Technologies, Senstar, Syrinix, Radiobarrier, TTK, Krohne Group,...

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 9, 2020--The "Pipeline Monitoring System Market Report: Trends, Forecast, and Competitive...

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High-Voltage Bushing Market Insights (2020 to 2025) - Analysis and Forecasts for the Global and Chinese Markets - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 9, 2020--The "High-Voltage Bushing Market Insights 2020 - Analysis and Forecasts for the Global...

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EU court: No need to reveal IP addresses in uploading cases

BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union’s highest court ruled Thursday that online platforms don't have to disclose the full...

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Guidehouse Insights Report Shows Total Cumulative Flexible Capacity Is Expected to Nearly Triple in the Decade, Growing from 55.8 GW in 2020 to 150.3 GW in 2029

BOULDER, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 9, 2020--A new report from Guidehouse Insights analyzes the global market for flexible...