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Author: 0 Full coverage: Amazon is buying Whole Foods

John Mackey will continue as chief executive of Whole Foods , and the company's headquarters will remain in Austin, Texas. Under the terms of the proposed deal, Amazon would pay $42 a share for Whole Foods , a 27 percent premium to Thursday's closing price.

Science Rocket League Will Run at 720p/60fps on the Switch
Author: 0 Rocket League Will Run at 720p/60fps on the Switch

It has been announced that Minecraft will feature cross-play between Microsoft's Xbox One and Nintendo's Switch. It's a bit of a head scratcher all around. Well, you must see that PlayStation owners are upset. This would allow owners of the portable gaming console to play with others on the Xbox One and the PC.

Science Nokia 3 goes up for sale in India
Author: 0 Nokia 3 goes up for sale in India

The firm had announced to release the cheapest, among all, Nokia 3 on June 16 through offline retail stores across the country at a price of Rs 9,499. Registrations for the third are set to kick off on July 14 via Amazon India. The second is going up for pre-orders on July 7 via offline retailers. The device comes laden with Android 7.1.1 Nougat, and HMD also promises monthly security patch updates along with Android O upgrade as well.

Author: 0 Beaten Bangladesh need to get mentally tougher - skipper Mortaza

These matches have been won for you by someone. "I think if you get Pakistan chasing in the final, anything above 280, you would be happy". We dropped the catches of Yuvi [Yuvraj Singh] and Virat [Kohli] and they are the kind of players who can take the game away from you.

Science Bomb behind China kindergarten blast
Author: 0 Bomb behind China kindergarten blast

Only the suspect's surname, Xu, was released and no motive was provided. Bomb-making materials were found in the flat where he lived, Xinhua news agency reported. The gory scene showing clothing, shoes and other items strewn on the ground beside pools of blood had gone viral as netizens were shocked at the horror recorded on camera.

Author: 0 Why Nintendo's E3 2017 Wasn't As Successful As You Think

During The Pokemon Company's presentation, president Tsunekazu Ishihara made an announcement in regards to Game Freak now developing a core RPG Pokemon game for the Nintendo Switch. As long as the handheld is still selling, both in terms of hardware and software, Nintendo surely sees no reason to stop supporting the console, this is something that is very understandable given the company's presumably huge losses with the Wii U project.

Author: 0 'I'm mad as hell': Anger as cop acquitted over fatal shooting

At least 13 officers were present in the small courtroom. "There has always been a systemic problem in the state of Minnesota, and me thinking, common sense that we would get justice", she said . His girlfriend said Castile was reaching for his ID in his back pocket when he was shot. Castiles family claimed he was profiled because of his race, and the shooting renewed concerns about how police officers interact with minorities.

Science Body found in Lake Ontario identified as previous Niagara Falls jumper
Author: 0 Body found in Lake Ontario identified as previous Niagara Falls jumper

The precarious stunt was made to look graceful by Wallenda, who used an iron mouthpiece attached to a hoop for support in accordance with NY state law. The stunt came five years to the day after her husband walked a tight rope over the falls. Other exploits have been fatal. "Never give up on your dreams", she said.

Author: 0 French Open Day 10: Three things to watch out for today

However, though the fourth seed can be very good, she can be erratic and extremely error prone as she generally has been since her triumph in Paris previous year; she has not reached a final since. Wozniacki took the first set 6-2 but Bellis will resume at 5-2 up in the second on Saturday. "It is literally so dark I can't see", Wozniacki barked, which led to the chair umpire delivering this salvo: "Caroline, it's not that dark".

Science Facebook Deploys AI To Fight Terrorism on Its Network
Author: 0 Facebook Deploys AI To Fight Terrorism on Its Network

Facebook on Thursday offered additional insight into its efforts to remove terrorism content, a response to political pressure in Europe against militant groups using the social network for propaganda and recruiting. Government officials have at times threatened to fine Facebook , which has almost two billion users, and strip the broad legal protections it enjoys against liability for the content posted by its users.

Author: 0 Qatar signs $17b deal for U.S. jets amid Gulf crisis

Congress approved the sale of as many as 72 F-15s last November in an agreement valued at up to $21 billion. The US and Qatar have signed a $12bn deal to supply dozens of F-15 jets to the tiny gas-rich Gulf emirate, despite recent high-profile claims by President Donald Trump alleging Qatar's "high-level funding" of terrorism.

Author: 0 China police: Bomb behind kindergarten blast; suspect dead

Pictures of the scene showed more than a dozen people outside a building, many lying on the ground and some appearing to be unconscious, including a small child. However, videos purportedly from the scene showed children - possibly relatives of the youngsters or passers-by - among the casualties. Nursery schools in China have been attacked before by suspects authorities have said were mentally ill or bore grudges against their neighbours and society.

Science Microsoft Modern Keyboard Launched with a Hidden Fingerprint Scanner
Author: 0 Microsoft Modern Keyboard Launched with a Hidden Fingerprint Scanner

And because typing in a password every time I want to unlock my computer is a pain, I don't use a password, which is a awful, insecure idea. The keyboard is surprisingly slim and has a low-profile design. But it features an invisible fingerprint reader embedded in one of the Windows keys, allowing users to authenticate via the Windows Hello biometric security platform of the Windows 10 operating system.

Author: 0 Rihanna, Snoop Dogg, Others React to Golden State Warriors Victory

The Warriors' statement comes less than 24 hours after Clemson visited the White House to honor a national championship win over Alabama in January, in which President Trump said the Tigers "won a championship game for the ages". While James hasn't seen a dropoff in play yet, it's growing clear that he needs more help to get over the hump and beat the Warriors . "I can remember that conversation on my sofa, the look in his eyes", Wanda Durant said.

Author: 0 Amazon buying Whole Foods in bold move into brick and mortar

And Whole Foods - often derided as " Whole Paycheck" - has struggled in recent years to keep up with emerging competitors that are expanding nationwide with cheaper items. The stock of Sprouts Farmers Markets, another rival of Whole Foods , dropped 14%. Apparently longtime CEO John Mackey will stay the CEO and the headquarters will stay in Austin.

Science Amazon pays $13.7 billion for Whole Foods Market
Author: 0 Amazon pays $13.7 billion for Whole Foods Market

Whole Foods , which has faced pressure from activist investors, will continue to operate stores under its brand and will be led by co-founder and chief executive John Mackey , the companies said . Last year, it opened Amazon Go , a checkout-free grocery store in Seattle , where customers are charged on their Amazon accounts for the products they leave the store with without ever having to see a cashier or self-checkout system.

Author: 0 Walmart to acquire online men's clothing retailer Bonobos

Wal-Mart said Bonobos brands will be offered on Jet.com, the online store founded by Lore that Wal-Mart acquired past year, and "possibly other Walmart brands in a variety of countries over time, and include Bonobos and recently-acquired ModCloth ".

Author: 0 Nintendo Boss Addresses Some Of The Nintendo Switch's Biggest Issues

Nine days ago, Pokemon fans were disappointed that " Pokemon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon " won't be making it to the Nintendo Switch . Since the Switch is a portable device as well as a console, that means the Pokemon game will finally be playable on a console.

Science Watch the Ubisoft E3 2017 Stream Here
Author: 0 Watch the Ubisoft E3 2017 Stream Here

Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle will see the world's fave plumber team up with the cray little guys, and is going to make for a Mario game like we've never seen before. Microsoft has challenged Sony with the release of its new XBox device named as XBox one X and to great amusement, it is coming with a hefty price tag of $500.

Science Illinois governor calls special session to force budget deal
Author: 0 Illinois governor calls special session to force budget deal

Rauner had been suggesting for the past week that he might call a special session, though he dismissed the idea as a waste of time a year ago. Democrats already have approved bills to change the school funding formula, update rules on worker injury insurance and allow for consolidation of local governments, but Rauner is dissatisfied with them.

Science Trump calls leak of Comey memo 'cowardly'
Author: 0 Trump calls leak of Comey memo 'cowardly'

Comey testified Thursday that he chose to pass on his notes of meetings with Trump to a Columbia professor friend of his to leak to the New York Times after perceiving the Trump tapes tweet as a threat. Comey "leaking his own memos to manipulate the system is exactly why people dislike the swamp", said Trump ally Newt Gingrich. "We have to keep in mind that the focus of the Senate Intelligence Committee's investigation is to the extent of Russian influence on our elections last fall, and ...

Science Gran Turismo Sport coming to PlayStation 4 this fall
Author: 0 Gran Turismo Sport coming to PlayStation 4 this fall

Polyphony Digital has presented new trailers for Gran Turismo Sport , confirming that the game will be released in the fall, with a date to be presented soon. Given the game will run at 60 FPS, in 4K and HDR, it's clear that they are making this the best Gran Turismo yet. Gran Turismo Sport was announced early past year, with an initial release date of last November, though in the time-honoured tradition of the series it was subject to a delay.

Science China, SKorea put missile rift on hold to join AIIB meeting
Author: 0 China, SKorea put missile rift on hold to join AIIB meeting

Putting aside a rift over a US anti-missile system, top officials from China and South Korea were attending a meeting of a China-backed Asian lending bank that opened Friday on the South Korean island of Jeju. The project aims to improve regional connectivity and efficiency of road transport along the East West Highway in Georgia. There will also be a $60 million (€54 million) loan for the first phase of the Nurek hydropower rehabilitation project in Tajikistan, co-financed with the World ...