• Manhunt underway for suspect in ME police officer's death
Manhunt underway for suspect in ME police officer's death

Williams then drove Cole's vehicle to a Cumberland Farms convenience store in the same town and committed a theft there, Maine State Police said in a statement. At the time he was arrested his bail was set at $10,000. He was due to return to court Wednesday in MA. Bobby Bishop says he is a neighbor of John Williams.

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  • NFL QB Aaron Rodgers gets minority share of Bucks
NFL QB Aaron Rodgers gets minority share of Bucks

An avid basketball fan who often voices his penchant for the mid-range jump shot on social media, Rodgers has been a frequent spectator at Bucks and University of Wisconsin basketball games over the past few years. The Bucks built a new practice facility that opened at the start of this season, and a new downtown arena is under construction and wil...

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  • Best Buy to sell Toshiba & Insignia sets running on Amazon Fire TV
Best Buy to sell Toshiba & Insignia sets running on Amazon Fire TV

They will have Amazon Fire TV built in, as well as a voice-activated remote with Alexa and Echo. Jeff Bezos , founder as well as CEO of Amazon , points out that Amazon has always been collaborating with Best Buy, and the latest partnership now takes things to the next level.

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  • ZTE says export ban will 'severely impact' its survival
ZTE says export ban will 'severely impact' its survival

In 2017, ZTE invested over 50million US dollars in its export control compliance program and is planning to invest more resources in 2018, the statement said . He has threatened tariffs on many types... It's also worth considering that ZTE won't have much trouble finding other suppliers, and that China has encouraged its own semiconductor indust...

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  • Starbucks to close 8000 United States stores May 29, for Racial-Bias Training
Starbucks to close 8000 United States stores May 29, for Racial-Bias Training

On April 14, the company issued a statement on their Twitter apologising for an incident in Philadelphia which saw two black men arrested for merely waiting for a friend inside a Starbucks . The manager is no longer employed by Starbucks . Jackson said he'd like to see the chain and other national companies take broader steps to combat inequ...

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  • Macron Appeals for EU Unity in Face of Nationalism
Macron Appeals for EU Unity in Face of Nationalism

A decision to open membership talks would require all 28 member states' approval in June. While Macron laid out his lofty reform goals in a passionate speech to the European Parliament, Merkel's own party publicly pushed back against his proposals for a eurozone budget and an expansion of the EU's bailout fund.

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  • Get your Tax Day freebies here
Get your Tax Day freebies here

Firehouse Subs: Free medium sub with purchase of full-priced medium or large sub, chips, and a beverage with coupon from Twitter . Tax Day is finally here, albeit two days later than normal. Grimaldi's Pizzeria: Get a 16-inch traditional cheese pizza for $10.40 Tuesday at participating locations. Participating locations have a $5 Cuervo Blue...

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  • China Trade Relations Sees Another Bump Over Tech Firm ZTE
China Trade Relations Sees Another Bump Over Tech Firm ZTE

As part of a requested update, ZTE stated that they had made disciplinary action against ZTE employees who were involved in the selling of goods to Iran and North Korea . Regarding the United Kingdom, officials there said they were specifically concerned about new Chinese laws they said gave China "wide-ranging powers of compulsion", according...

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  • Sunrisers Beat KKR by 5 Wkts
Sunrisers Beat KKR by 5 Wkts

Captain Kane Williamson and Shakib Al Hasan' 59-run partnership off 43 balls put Hyderabad in control of their 139-run chase. One worry which would've been for Kane Williamson going into the match was Bhuvneshwar Kumar's strain, as Sandeep Sharma was picked as a replacement.

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  • 'You are the product': Apple's cofounder Steve Wozniak is quitting Facebook
'You are the product': Apple's cofounder Steve Wozniak is quitting Facebook

Zuckerberg, who is set to testify in front of Congress this week about the scandal , pushed back in an interview with the website Vox . "Apple has more safe methods to share stuffs about users". Earlier, another Silicon Valley leader, Elon Musk, deleted the Facebook pages of two of his companies, Tesla and SpaceX. For tech-savvy users, the Cam...

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  • Musk Promises 'Corrective Action' After Tesla Model 3 Pre-Order Complaints
Musk Promises 'Corrective Action' After Tesla Model 3 Pre-Order Complaints

Medtronic plc (NYSE:MDT) has declined 3.54% since April 10, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 9.34% the S&P500. Glen Kacher decreased its stake in Tesla Inc ( TSLA ) by 42.31% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC.

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  • Expanding transportation focus, Uber inks deal to acquire bike sharing startup Jump
Expanding transportation focus, Uber inks deal to acquire bike sharing startup Jump

The bikes feature an electric motor in the front wheel and a battery concealed in the frame. First off, the bikes are electric bikes (or e-bikes ). Most bike share programs in the United States have begun with the bikes needing to be docked, as US municipalities fear the pitfalls of dockless bike share programs in Asia .

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  • Shares in Russian companies plummet on USA sanction fears
Shares in Russian companies plummet on USA sanction fears

The Russian government was "doing everything possible to minimise negative consequences" of the U.S. measures, he added. Other magnates hit by sanctions include the director of state-owned energy giant Gazprom, Alexei Miller. The Russian ruble has also sold off against the US Dollar and is down 3.5% so far. Jasper Lawler, head of research at Lo...

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  • Davis Cup: Zverev gives Germany 1-0 lead over Spain
Davis Cup: Zverev gives Germany 1-0 lead over Spain

Kohlschreiber also went down tamely in the second before putting up more of a fight at the start of the third. "I'm very happy with the match". Paris: Rafael Nadal faces a potentially season-defining Davis Cup weekend as the 16-time Grand Slam champion returns for his first appearance since hobbling out of the Australian Open in January with a ...

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  • NASA Awards Big Contract for Design of Quieter Supersonic Aircraft
NASA Awards Big Contract for Design of Quieter Supersonic Aircraft

NASA and Lockheed Martin are taking concrete steps toward the creation of jets that travel faster than the speed of sound but are "about as loud as a vehicle door closing". That information will then be provided to the FAA and worldwide regulators, to allow new rules for supersonic flight over land. The plane's first flight is set for 2021.

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  • U.S. stocks wobble as trade worries keep investors cautious
U.S. stocks wobble as trade worries keep investors cautious

Market Pulse Stories are Rapid-fire, short news bursts on stocks and markets as they move. Asian shares slipped on Tuesday, with Japan leading losses in the region as investors digested the sell-off seen stateside amid a drop in tech stocks and trade-related worries.

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  • Flights in Europe May Be Delayed Over Air Traffic System Failure - Operator
Flights in Europe May Be Delayed Over Air Traffic System Failure - Operator

Heathrow and Gatwick Airports have been given permission to allow 10 extra flights each to fly in after 11.30pm and before 6am for 10 days to ensure there are no spikes in air traffic so controllers can adjust to the new system. There has been a failure of the Enhanced Tactical Flow Management System at Eurocontrol which also had an impact on th...

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  • Spotify's shares open at $165.90 valuing the music streamer at $29 billion
Spotify's shares open at $165.90 valuing the music streamer at $29 billion

Spotify selected market maker Citadel Securities for a role in setting an opening price based on buy and sell orders. CEO and co-founder Daniel Ek has voting power that represents 23.8% of the company. Spotify wanted to democratize the process and they didn't need to raise fresh money through the offering as is often the case with an IPO. Exper...

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  • Volkswagen Offers To Buy Back Diesel Cars As German Bans Loom
Volkswagen Offers To Buy Back Diesel Cars As German Bans Loom

The lots include a shuttered suburban Detroit football stadium, a former Minnesota paper mill and a sun-bleached desert graveyard near Victorville, California. But it's not over as a headache for VW, with the buy-backs expected to last until the end of 2019, and the need to store the equivalent of Volkswagen's entire United States sales in 2017 not...

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  • Stocks post worst week in 2 years as trade war rhetoric escalates
Stocks post worst week in 2 years as trade war rhetoric escalates

In New York , the Dow Jones industrial average lost 1.8 per cent or 425 points to 23,533, while the broader S&P 500 index fell 2.1 per cent to 2,588 points. Morgan Asset Management. Trump said the tariff specifically targeting China was because Chinese companies were stealing the intellectual property of Americans.

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  • First non-stop Australia-Britain flight lands after 17 hours
First non-stop Australia-Britain flight lands after 17 hours

The first non-stop flight between Australia and the United Kingdom has left Perth and is due to land in London on Sunday. Chief Executive Alan Joyce, described the journey as a "game-changer". A key concern for the Australian airliner has been beefing up comfort levels for the ultra-long journey, with passengers enjoying improved air quality,...

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  • Billionaire Toy Exec Launches GoFundMe To Save Toys
Billionaire Toy Exec Launches GoFundMe To Save Toys "R" Us

He's started a GoFundMe page to try to raise more , through small contributions from people who love the stores, as well as to generate publicity about his efforts. Almost 1 in every 5 sales made by Bratz doll-maker MGA Entertainment, where Larian is CEO, is rung up at a Toys R Us store. Charles Lazarus died at 94 Thursday morning, according ...

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  • A Horror Week for the Dow Has Investors Begging for Trump Respite
A Horror Week for the Dow Has Investors Begging for Trump Respite

The S&P 500 , Dow Jones Industrial Average and Nasdaq Composite all closed down more than 2 per cent, the third time this year the trio has done so simultaneously. Australia's S&P/ASX 200 skidded 1.9 percent to 5,824.50. The social media giant came under heavy fire from lawmakers in the United States and Britain over the weekend after news r...

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  • Banks Rejoice as Fed Hikes Rate, Raises Economic Outlook
Banks Rejoice as Fed Hikes Rate, Raises Economic Outlook

The challenge for the central bank is to balance low unemployment with the potential for higher inflation . The Fed expects the U.S. unemployment rate, now at 4.1 per cent, to come down to 3.8 per cent in 2018 and 3.6 per cent in 2019, both revised higher from the December projection of 3.9 per cent in 2018 and 2019.

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  • Fed orders quarter-point rate hike at first meeting under Powell
Fed orders quarter-point rate hike at first meeting under Powell

He was referring to the fact that the Fed said it also meant to raise rates in 2019 and 2020. Interest rates are going up. Taken together, the Fed's actions and forecasts Wednesday suggest a belief that the economy remains sturdy even almost nine years after the Great Recession ended.

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