For more than a year, the Georgia Gun Store in Gainesville, Georgia, had no requests for a “bump stock” – an accessory that transforms a semi-automatic rifle into a weapon capable of firing hundreds of rounds a minute.
Alphabet Inc’s Google (GOOGL.O) on Wednesday unveiled the second generation of its Pixel smartphone along with new voice-enabled home speakers, redoubling its commitment to the hardware business as it competes with a surge of devices from Apple Inc (AAPL.O) and Amazon.com Inc (AMZN.O).
After beating Juan Martin del Potro for the first time a month ago in Cincinnati after five previous losses, Grigor Dimitrov reached a second win 7-6(6) 7-5 in the second round of ATP 500 tournament in the Chinese capital.
Veteran U.S. rocker Tom Petty, whose vibrant guitar riffs, distinctly raw, nasal vocals and slick song lyrics graced such hits as “Refugee,” “Free Fallin’” and “American Girl,” has died following a heart attack. He was 66.
Monarch Airlines [MONA.UL] collapsed on Monday, the biggest ever failure of a British airline, stranding tens of thousands of travellers overseas and prompting the country’s biggest-ever peacetime repatriation effort.