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A-league hotshot Krishna leaves Phoenix for new venture abroad

Wellington (AFP) – Wellington Phoenix and Fiji striker Roy Krishna announced Monday he is leaving the A-League after a stellar season which saw him named the competition’s best player and win the Golden Boot. Krishna,... Visit for the rest of the story.
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Man accused of defrauding comic book icon appears in court

PHOENIX (AP) — A former business manager of the late comic book legend Stan Lee had his initial court appearance early Sunday in Arizona, where he was arrested after fleeing California charges of fiduciary elder abuse. Keya Morgan appeared in Maricopa County Superior Court on a charge of being a fugitive of justice. Court documents […]
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Wolfgang Amadeus Phoenix Turns 10

The year was 2009; the song was "1901." Even more so than "My Girls," "Two Weeks," and "Stillness Is The Move" -- and arguably only eclipsed by the long-tail dominance of Oracular Spectacular's troika of hits -- the lead single from Phoenix's cheekily titled Wolfgang Amadeus Phoenix became the … More »
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New Dark Phoenix Clip Reveals a Dangerous Space Mission

BEGIN SLIDESHOW New Dark Phoenix clip reveals a dangerous space mission 20th Century Fox has released a brand new clip from the upcoming Dark Phoenix, featuring the young X-Men team on their first space mission! Check out the video below! PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStandAlone':[]}; googletag.cmd.push(function() { var standAloneSizeMapping = googleta...
Tags: Video, UK, Jennifer Lawrence, Movies, Fox, 20th Century Fox, Phoenix, Jean Grey, Nicholas Hoult, Jean, ComingSoon, Movie News, Lauren Shuler Donner, Hutch Parker, X-Men: Dark Phoenix, Dark Phoenix Trailer

Israel’s Delek to sell insurer Phoenix to private equity firms: Reuters

Delek Group signed a binding agreement for the sale of 32.5% of insurer Phoenix Holdings for 1.72 billion shekels ($476 million) to private equity firms Centerbridge Partners and Gallatin Point Capital. The buyers will pay 1.6 billion shekels, or 20.6 shekels a share, for a controlling 30% stake, as was agreed in a non-binding deal announced in February. Delek, one of Israel’s largest business groups, said on Thursday it would arrange for the buyers to purchase another 2.5% of Phoenix for 120 mi...
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A disabled woman who gave birth at a Phoenix care facility was likely pregnant before, documents allege

A disabled woman who gave birth at an Arizona long-term care facility had been raped repeatedly, and had likely been pregnant before, new documents allege.
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‘Dark Phoenix’ Clip: Magneto and Xavier Have A Last Stand-Off Over Jean Grey

It’s the same-old routine in every X-Men story: Magneto and Professor X argue over how mutants should live in the world in a debate that turns violent, with their mutual teams facing off in an epic battle. But this time, it’s personal. The new Dark Phoenix clip depicts the familiar scene of Magneto (Michael Fassbender) and Charles Xavier (James McAvoy) butting heads over how to handle Jean Grey (Sophie Turner), who has wreaked untold destruction following her encounter with the Phoenix Force. W...
Tags: Jessica Chastain, Jennifer Lawrence, Movies, Sequels, X-men, 20th Century Fox, Video Clips, Phoenix, Xavier, Jean Grey, Nicholas Hoult, Jean, Magneto, Magneto Michael Fassbender, Dark Phoenix, John Byrne

Claim seeks $45M for incapacitated woman who gave birth

PHOENIX (AP) — Lawyers for an incapacitated woman who later gave birth at a Phoenix long-term care facility have filed a $45 million notice of claim against the state. The precursor to a lawsuit says the woman allegedly was raped repeatedly before giving birth last December. The 54-page claim also says that according to a […]
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Film Review: ‘Asbury Park: Riot, Redemption, Rock ‘N Roll’

A civic Phoenix story is promised and effectively delivered in “Asbury Park: Riot, Redemption, Rock ‘N Roll,” even if there’s little doubt that what much of the audience will be hoping for from this documentary is Bruce, the whole Bruce and nothing but the Bruce. The film satisfies a good portion of that craving with […]
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Lynx acquire frontcourt help in 2 deals for draft picks

The Minnesota Lynx acquired Stephanie Talbot from Phoenix and Alaina Coates from Chicago in two separate trades for draft picks next year            [Author: AP]
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U.S. Postal Service Is Testing Self-Driving Trucks

The two-week pilot program will put five autonomous semi-trucks on the road, making the journey between Phoenix and Dallas.(Image credit: Brynn Anderson/AP)
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Chelsea Gray, Sparks will miss Jantel Lavender, whose departure opens up some possibilities

LOS ANGELES — For Chelsea Gray, the All-Star point guard who returned to L.A. just days ago from playing in Turkey, her fifth WNBA season is going to take some extra getting used to. There’s a new coach, a new staff, she’s the last one to arrive to camp following her commitments abroad and, for her first time with the Sparks, there’s no Jantel Lavender — the Mike to her Ike, said Gray in a nod to those chewy fruit-flavored candies. On Monday, the Sparks traded Lavender, the center whose entire e...
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6 Beauty Brands That Are Fighting Anti-Abortion Laws

Whether you're tuning into your favorite news station, getting constant news alerts on your phone, or scrolling down your Twitter feed, it seems like every day there's a new state trying to end abortion access. Everything that's happening can make you feel powerless, and ultimately, you're left wondering: How can I really make a difference? Well, beauty brands and their founders are feeling that same eagerness to help."Seeing the safety, rights, and autonomy of millions of women being stripped ...
Tags: Fashion, Music, Mac, Aclu, Gloria Steinem, Trump, Phoenix, American Civil Liberties Union, GEORGIA ALABAMA, Viva Glam, Brett Kavanaugh, Katie Sones, Missouri Lipslut MAC Cosmetics, Phoenix Facial Oil, Lipslut Benefit, Benefit Cosmetics MAC Cosmetics

Ascensus to buy Pension Strategies

Ascensus said May 21 that it agreed to buy Pension Strategies Inc. Financial terms weren’t announced. Pension Strategies, of Phoenix, is a third-party administration firm. Ascensus is backed by investors including Genstar Capital, Aquiline Capital Partners, Atlas Merchant Capital LLC and GIC. PRESS RELEASE DRESHER, Pa., May 21, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Ascensus—whose technology and expertise helps millions of people save for retirement, education, and healthcare—is pleased to announce that it has ent...
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As the USPS Awaits Relief, It’s Testing Autonomous Trucks

The beleaguered U.S. Postal Service said it will test autonomous 18-wheelers from TuSimple in a two-week pilot between distribution centers in Phoenix and Dallas. The trial will include five 2000-mile, 22-hour roundtrips in Arizona, New Mexico and Texas. According to TuSimple, the freight that moves along the I-10 corridor--a 2500-mile route from Jacksonville, Fla. to...
Tags: Texas, Advertising, Usps, Retail, Dallas, Phoenix, U S Postal Service, Jacksonville Fla, Arizona New Mexico, TuSimple

TuSimple Testing Self-Driving Trucks for US Postal Service

uSimple self-driving trucks is starting a short pilot program with the US Postal Service. They will complete five round trips between Phoenix and Dallas using autonomous semis operated by TuSimple.... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
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‘Once Upon a Time in Hollywood’ First Reactions: The Film Quentin Tarantino Was Born to Make

After a four year break, Quentin Tarantino is back. The acclaimed writer/director’s ninth feature film, Once Upon a Time in Hollywood, has just debuted at the Cannes Film Festival in France, and while we’ll have our own full review coming from the festival shortly, we wanted to gather some of the earliest reactions from critics to give you a sense of how people are reacting to his new period piece. Take a look below. Once Upon a Time in Hollywood First Reactions I reeeeally liked ONCE UPON...
Tags: Comedy, Hollywood, Movies, Drama, France, Sony, Leonardo Dicaprio, Brad Pitt, Charles Manson, Manson Family, Quentin-Tarantino, Cannes film festival, Cannes, Tarantino, Phoenix, Pitt

Self-Driving Trucks Begin Mail Delivery Test For US Postal Service

The U.S. Postal Service today started a two-week test transporting mail across three Southwestern states using self-driving trucks, a step forward in the effort to commercialize autonomous vehicle technology for hauling freight. From a report: San Diego-based startup TuSimple said its self-driving trucks will begin hauling mail between USPS facilities in Phoenix and Dallas to see how the nascent technology might improve delivery times and costs. A safety driver will sit behind the wheel to inter...
Tags: Tech, US Postal Service, Usps, San Diego, Dallas, Southwestern, Phoenix, U S Postal Service

Fullbay secures funding from Mainsail

Mainsail Partners has made an investment in Fullbay, a business management software provider for the heavy-duty truck repair industry. No financial terms were disclosed. PRESS RELEASE PHOENIX, May 21, 2019 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ — Fullbay, a business management software provider for the heavy-duty truck (HDT) repair industry, today announced that it has received an investment from Mainsail Partners, a San Francisco-based growth equity firm. Fullbay is a web-based platform that allows HDT repair shop...
Tags: San Francisco, Trends, Cto, Phoenix, Findlay, Business Services, PE Deals, Mainsail Partners, Mainsail, David Hoover, Mainsail Partners Mainsail Partners, Vinay Kashyap, HDT, Fullbay, Jacob Findlay Co, David Hoover Co Founder

Postal Service to test autonomous semi trucks for hauling mail across state lines

The U.S. Postal Service this month will experiment with self-driving semi-trucks transporting mail between distribution centers in Phoenix and Dallas.            [Author: CNBC]
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Arizona prisons ban book on black men in the justice system

PHOENIX (AP) — Arizona has banned prisoners from reading a book that discusses the impact of the criminal justice system on black men, drawing outcry from First Amendment advocates who say the move is censorship. The American Civil Liberties Union called on the Arizona Department of Corrections this week to rescind the ban on “Chokehold: […]
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U.S. Home Values Fall for the First Time in Seven Years

The median U.S. home value dropped from March to April, the first monthly decline since February 2012 The typical U.S. home is worth $226,800, down 0.1% month-over-month. The median home value has grown 6.1% year-over-year, the fourth straight month of slowing appreciation. The median U.S. rent is $1,477, up 2.6% from this time last year. This is the sixth straight month that rent prices have grown. For-sale inventory in the U.S. fell 1.7%. There are 26,786 fewer homes for sale t...
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Self-Driving Trucks Will Carry Mail in U.S. for the First Time

Starting on Tuesday morning, letters and packages moving between Phoenix and Dallas will travel on customized Peterbilt trucks run by TuSimple, an autonomous startup based in San Diego. There will be five round trips between the two cites, with the first haul leaving from Phoenix this morning. “This pilot is just one of many ways the Postal Service is innovating and investing in its future,” the USPS said in a press release that cited the possibility of using “a future class of vehicles” to im...
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Self-driving truck startup TuSimple will haul mail for USPS in two-week pilot

TuSimple, the self-driving truck startup that reached unicorn status earlier this year with a $1 billion valuation, is getting two weeks to prove its tech to the United States Postal Service. The company announced Tuesday that it was awarded a contract to complete five round trips, for a two-week pilot, hauling USPS trailers more than 1,000 miles between the postal service’s Phoenix and Dallas distribution centers. A safety engineer and driver will be on board throughout the pilot. TuSimple w...
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Prosecutor: Agent called migrants ‘savages’ before hitting 1

PHOENIX (AP) — A Border Patrol agent in Arizona sent texts calling immigrants “savages” and “subhuman” the month before using his patrol vehicle to knock over a Guatemalan man who was trying to flee, prosecutors say. Court documents filed earlier this month in U.S. District Court in Tucson say Agent Matthew Bowen sent the text […]
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Prosecutors: Agent called migrants savages before hitting 1

PHOENIX (AP) — A Border Patrol agent in Arizona sent texts calling immigrants "savages" and "subhuman" the month before using his patrol vehicle to knock over a Guatemalan man who was trying to flee, prosecutors say.
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Prosecutor: Agent called migrants 'savages' before hitting 1

PHOENIX (AP) — A Border Patrol agent in Arizona sent texts calling immigrants "savages" and "subhuman" the month before using his patrol vehicle to knock over a Guatemalan man who was trying to flee, prosecutors say.
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Sandoval, Belt homer in Giants’ win over D’backs

PHOENIX (AP) — Pablo Sandoval and Brandon Belt hit solo home runs to lead the San Francisco Giants over the Arizona Diamondbacks 8-5 Saturday night. Madison Bumgarner (3-4) pitched 6 1/3 innings, allowing four runs and five hits with six strikeouts. He won for the third time in his last four starts. Sandoval pinch-hit in […]
Tags: News, Sports, Ap, San Francisco Giants, Pablo Sandoval, Giants, Arizona Diamondbacks, Phoenix, Sandoval, Madison Bumgarner, Brandon Belt, Sandoval Belt, D'backs

Diamondbacks’ Greinke OK for next start after MRI is clear

PHOENIX (AP) — Arizona Diamondbacks pitcher Zack Greinke is on track to make his next scheduled start Tuesday at San Diego after throwing a bullpen session before Saturday’s game, Diamondbacks manager Torey Lovullo said. Greinke felt pain in his side and was diagnosed with abdominal tightness during the eighth inning of his start Wednesday against […]
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Giants’ Cueto hoping to return in September

PHOENIX (AP) — San Francisco Giants right-hander Johnny Cueto threw a bullpen session Saturday, and the team was encouraged enough for manager Bruce Bochy to say the club hopes Cueto can return toward the end of this season. Cueto, who had major elbow surgery last August, was 18-5 in 2016 and selected to the All-Star […]
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