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  1. Business Highlights

    06.19 / 22:12 kansascity.com KansasCityStar-Tech
    ___ Amazon-Whole Foods tie-up could speed grocery transformation NEW YORK (AP) — Grocers trying to compete with the threat of a combined Amazon and Whole Foods will have to make … Click to Continue »…
  2. Election software company says system never was compromised

    06.19 / 22:12 kansascity.com KansasCityStar-Tech
    The computer systems of a Florida-based, voter-registration-software company were never compromised, the company's chief operating office said Monday, rebutting parts of a leaked U.S. National Security Agency report that suggested … Click to Continue…
  3. How major US stock market indexes fared on Monday

    06.19 / 21:14 kansascity.com KansasCityStar-Tech
    Apple and other big-name technology stocks got back to their winning ways Monday and helped drive U.S. indexes once again to record heights. On Monday: The Standard & Poor's 500 … Click to Continue…
  4. Hall of Famer Jerome Bettis: NFL's been cagey on concussions

    06.19 / 20:19 kansascity.com KansasCityStar-Tech
    Hall of Fame running back Jerome Bettis says the NFL has taken advantage of its players by not sharing with them all the information it had about the risk of … Click to Continue…
  5. Wisconsin city may use buses to catch distracted drivers

    06.19 / 18:15 kansascity.com KansasCityStar-Tech
    Officials in Wisconsin's state capital are considering a plan that would allow law enforcement to ride buses to look for people who are texting while driving. The Wisconsin State Journal … Click to Continue…
  6. Report: Mexican journalists, activists targeted with spyware

    06.19 / 17:09 kansascity.com KansasCityStar-Tech
    An internet watchdog has found that Mexican journalists, lawyers and activists were targeted by Israeli-produced spyware that is sold exclusively to governments. A report published Monday by Citizen Lab at … Click to Continue…
  7. Grocers facing a united Amazon-Whole Foods must adapt

    06.19 / 17:09 kansascity.com KansasCityStar-Tech
    Grocers trying to compete with the threat of a combined Amazon and Whole Foods will have to make their stores more appealing, leverage their locations to offer delivery and do … Click to Continue…
  8. Height of Illinois levees concerning to some in Missouri

    06.19 / 16:13 kansascity.com KansasCityStar-Tech
    State versus state battle lines are being drawn across the Mississippi River, with a top Missouri official urging Illinois regulators to back away from a plan allowing higher levees that … Click to Continue…
  9. Supreme Court strikes down sex offender social media ban

    06.19 / 16:13 kansascity.com KansasCityStar-Tech
    The Supreme Court struck down a North Carolina law Monday that bars convicted sex offenders from Facebook, Twitter and other popular sites. The justices ruled unanimously in favor of North … Click to Continue…
  10. Rhode Island lays welcome mat for self-driving cars

    06.19 / 16:13 kansascity.com KansasCityStar-Tech
    Rhode Island is asking self-driving car companies to consider the smallest state as a testing ground. The state Department of Transportation has put out a request seeking ideas from developers … Click to Continue…
  11. Supreme Court strikes down sex offender social media ban

    06.19 / 15:16 kansascity.com KansasCityStar-Tech
    The Supreme Court has struck down a North Carolina law that bars convicted sex offenders from Facebook, Twitter and other popular sites. The justices ruled unanimously Monday in favor of … Click to Continue…
  12. US stock indexes follow global markets higher, led by tech

    06.19 / 14:19 kansascity.com KansasCityStar-Tech
    U.S. stock indexes drifted higher in early trading Monday, led by technology companies, to again clinch record heights. They followed the lead of European markets, which jumped after French election … Click to Continue…
  13. High court won't hear appeal over dancing baby video

    06.19 / 14:19 kansascity.com KansasCityStar-Tech
    The Supreme Court won't hear an appeal in a long-running copyright dispute over a YouTube video that shows a baby dancing to Prince's song, "Let's Go Crazy." The justices on … Click to Continue…
  14. Markets Right Now: Tech, banks lead early gains

    06.19 / 14:19 kansascity.com KansasCityStar-Tech
    The latest on developments in financial markets (All times local): 9:35 a.m. Technology companies and banks are leading stock indexes modestly higher in early trading on Wall Street. Apple rose … Click to Continue…
  15. $24M effort aims to help develop new jet engine components

    06.19 / 14:19 kansascity.com KansasCityStar-Tech
    Indiana and aerospace officials say a new $24 million program aims to help develop next-generation jet engine components. The research agreement announced Monday at the International Paris Air Show involves … Click to Continue…
  16. Digital Life: A more efficient but less personal world

    06.19 / 12:16 kansascity.com KansasCityStar-Tech
    In the mid-1990s, I’d regularly head into my local family hardware store — a clueless homeowner with a broken this or that resigned to spending $100-plus on some replacement. More … Click to Continue »…
  17. Google intensifies campaign against online extremism

    06.19 / 12:16 kansascity.com KansasCityStar-Tech
    Google is intensifying its campaign against online extremism, saying it will put more resources toward identifying and removing videos related to terrorism and hate groups. The renewed efforts arrive in … Click to Continue…
  18. AP Interview: F-35 fighter show is gesture to US allies

    06.19 / 12:16 kansascity.com KansasCityStar-Tech
    When the stealthy hi-tech F-35 tears through Paris skies on its first-ever acrobatic displays this week, the fighter jet will also be sending a message: NATO allies, the United States … Click to Continue…
  19. 5 times a lottery insider and his friends hit bogus jackpots

    06.19 / 12:16 kansascity.com KansasCityStar-Tech
    Eddie Tipton, a former employee at the Multi-State Lottery Association, is accused of installing software on Random Number Generators that allowed him to predict winning combinations for drawings that occurred … Click to Continue…
  20. The Latest: US says F-35 jet shows commitment to NATO

    06.19 / 11:17 kansascity.com KansasCityStar-Tech
    The Latest on the Paris Air Show (all times local): 12:50 p.m. When the stealthy hi-tech F-35 fighter jet tears through Paris skies on its first ever acrobatic displays this … Click to Continue…