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Nintendo shares plunge 16% on Pokemon warning - AFP

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Yahoo sells internet assets

Editor's note: Recode and Bloomberg are reporting that Verizon plans to announce on Monday a deal to buy Yahoo, according to sources with knowledge of the situation. The deal is reported to be valued at almost $5 billion and is expected to be announced pre-market, sources say. Others interested in buying Yahoo have included private equity firm TPG and a group led by Quicken Loans’ Dan Gilbert, according to Recode. We're watching for confirmation of a deal. - Rebecca

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Germany

Audi CEO says carmaker plans 3 more electric vehicle models by 2020, German newspaper reports - Reuters

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Shooting at shopping mall in Munich, Germany, July 22, 2016

More: German interior minister confirms Munich shooter hacked a Facebook account to lure victims to McDonalds - @SarahHarman53

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entertainment

US Border Patrol briefly detain 2 Canadian teenagers who wandered into Montana playing Pokemon Go - AP

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Samsung

Report: Samsung's Media Services Center America sees significant layoffs in recent weeks, sources say - Variety

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tech

Pokemon GO has most 1st-week downloads in iTunes App store history, Apple says - CNET

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WikiLeaks Democratic National Committee email leak

Wikileaks dump of DNC emails includes personal information on donors including social security, credit card numbers - Gizmodo

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Shooting at shopping mall in Munich, Germany, July 22, 2016

Hashtag #offenetuer (open door) circulating on Twitter to help people find shelter amid Munich shooting

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Shooting at shopping mall in Munich, Germany, July 22, 2016

Munich police asking people to not take photos or videos of police action 'in order to avoid any helpful information for the suspects' - Polizei Muenchen

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Shooting at shopping mall in Munich, Germany, July 22, 2016

Facebook issues 'safety check' for users in Munich, Germany, following shopping mall shooting

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cybersecurity

Hacker steals forum database containing information from 1.6 million 'Clash of Kings' accounts - ZD Net

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Japan

Japan's National Center of Incident Readiness and Strategy for Cybersecurity has released Pokémon Go safety tips to prevent deaths whilst playing game - Gizmodo

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Yahoo sells internet assets

Verizon in one-on-one talks with Yahoo to buy internet assets, apparently beating out rival bidders, say sources - Bloomberg

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Pokemon

Man playing 'Pokemon Go' accidentally impales thigh while trying to jump spiked fence of Stockholm Olympic Stadium - Aftonbladet

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Tesla Motors

Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk looking forward to launch event of the lithium-ion battery Tesla Gigafactory in Nevada next Friday - @elonmusk

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Japan

Pokemon GO launches in Japan - Reuters, AP

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Samsung

Samsung says it sued Huawei for patent infringements through multiple courts in China - Reuters

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air travel

Update: Southwest Airlines cancels 1,150 flights in last 24 hours due to computer problems - CNN

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video games

Photo: Borussia Dortmund midfielder Marco Reus selected to be on global cover of upcoming 'FIFA 17' - @EASPORTSFIFA

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