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It has four " 365 by Whole Foods Market " stores that are cheaper to build and operate than a traditional location and offer lower-priced items aimed at younger shoppers. Whole Foods will keep operating stores under its name and John Mackey will as CEO, with headquarters in Austin , Texas. " Amazon is really is trying to get into the grocery market , and they're not only looking to do that online, but they're looking to do that in the traditional retail brick-and-mortar market", Hurley ...
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    Employee of the electronics retailer Bic Camera sells Nintendo's newest computer game "Switch" at a retail store in central Tokyo, Friday, March 3, 2017. Just porting games, however, is not enough, with Reggie citing Mario Kart 8 Deluxe as an example. Nintendo of America's Reggie Fils-Aime admits that this is an active consideration at the moment for Nintendo, too.
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    Our hope is for calm as Minnesotans react to the verdict and try to come to grips with the complicated underlying issues that are leading to too many violent confrontations between police officers and black men. The trial, which lasted two weeks, culminated with the jury deliberating over five days, for more than 24 hours total. Afterward, one of his attorneys, Tom Kelly, said the defense was "satisfied".
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    Components of a homemade explosive device were discovered in his rented property, on the walls of which were written several Chinese characters, including si - "die" - and mie - "destroy". Li Meijin, a professor in the department of criminology at the People's Public Security University of China in Beijing, said numerous attackers appear to the men in the prime of their life, who may be struggling to cope with pressure or difficulties in their lives.
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    Deputy White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders on Thursday said President Donald Trump has "no intention" of firing former FBI head Robert Mueller as special counsel overseeing the federal probe into Russian election meddling.
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    Washington and Doha have signed an agreement for the purchase of F-15 fighter jets, with an initial cost of $12 billion, as US President Donald Trump's administration attempts to navigate an ongoing diplomatic crisis in the Gulf. Qatar's Defense Ministry said the F-15 deal would create 60,000 jobs in 42 us states in addition to easing the burden on us forces in the region.
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    ABC will likely see final adjustments from Nielsen secure the series as its most-watched (on average) in almost 20 years, though the series' conclusion won't reach the highs of last year's Game 7. Durant and Curry were always right in the middle, yet they stayed loose and focused by building their own relationship - not to mention shooting skills - through regular shooting contests that were oh so close.
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    Major U.S. indexes are slightly lower in early trading on Wall Street, but grocery stores and other retailers are plunging after Amazon said it would buy Whole Foods Market. GOING ORGANIC: Many big retailers have started trying to sell more groceries in the last few years to try to capitalize on shoppers' yen for fresher, more natural food.
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    In an email to customers, the company said it planned to maintain the same standards under Amazon , including bans on artificial flavors and colors. That could change if Amazon not only cuts operational costs but passes those savings onto customers.
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    President Trump on Friday appeared to confirm on Twitter he was under investigation for firing FBI Director James Comey , but used his tweet to also take aim at the Justice Department official who recommended he do so. He said that is was "very strange" for Comey to relay the content of conversations with Trump and likened Comey to Edward Snowden, the former U.S.