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Barnes & Noble Puts Google's Play

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Barnes & Noble is incorporating Google Store and its full Android application support into a new software update for its top-of-the-line Nook HD and HD+ tablets.

Although the company's Nook HD and Nook HD+ are credible content-consumption tablets, they sold their tablets poorly over the holiday season. The Nooks use Barnes & Noble's own custom version of Android and provide its own stores for books, magazines, newspapers and apps, Time reported.

Overall revenues for the Nook segment during Barnes & Noble's most recent quarter were $316 million, a significant 26% plunge compared with the same period the year prior. "The more consumption-based tablets like ourselves and Kindle had some challenges because of that," Stephane Maes, Barnes and Noble VP of Product, said, "People were looking for the more full, multipurpose tablet that had everything and has that ecosystem that's spread between phones and tablets," CNN Money reported.

"We always are taking customer feedback related with what they'd like to see with Nook. The desire to see an expanded app catalog fed into that for sure," Jim Hilt, Barnes & Noble VP of Global Ebook, said. Hilt explained that Google Play is not replacing the Nook's curated list of apps, but sitting on the "Active Shelf" alongside Nook's other content options, Mashable reported.

"We saw coming off holiday the market moved to multifunction tablets. Consumer research showed us the breadth of applications available is really critical," CEO William Lynch said, ZD Net reported.

Rat Meat Sold As Mutton In China

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Police in China have spent three months smashing a crime ring that sold meat from rats and other animals as mutton.

Police in China have arrested 904 people for "meat-related offences" over the past three months, China's public security bureau announced on Thursday. One Shanghai-area gang made more than £1m by passing off fox, mink and rat meat as mutton. In total, authorities seized 20,000 tonnes of illegal products and uncovered 382 cases of meat-related crime, according to a statement on the ministry's website - primarily the sale of toxic, diseased and counterfeit meat. A total of 63 people were arrested and 10 tonnes of meat and additives were seized in a raid in Shanghai in February, the Guardian reported.

The Supreme People's Court said the guidelines will list as crimes specific acts such as the sale of food excessively laced with chemicals or made from animals that have died from disease or unknown causes. The supreme court said 2,088 people have been prosecuted in 2010-2012 in 1,533 food safety cases. "The situation is really grave and has indeed caused great harm to the people," Pei Xianding, a supreme court judge, said, USA Today reported.

Food safety is a major issue in China, where public anxiety over cases of fake or toxic food can spread quickly. Since H7N9 bird flu virus spread in China, many consumers lost their appetite for poultry in April. And in March, more than 16,000 rotting pig carcasses were found floating in one of Shanghai's main sources of water, Fox News reported.

A May Day protest in downtown Seattle turned violent Wednesday night and several people have been arrested.

The protest turned violent around 7:45 p.m., with protesters throwing rocks, bottles, metal bars at officers. Police officers ordered the protesters to clear the area or face arrest. Reuters reports that one protester was seen using a skateboard to smash windows at a Walgreens drug store in the city's Capitol Hill neighborhood, and others overturned trash cans and lined up newspaper display racks to block police. Seattle police said in a tweet that one officer was injured by a thrown object, Fox News reported.

"We were here to protest communism and to stand up for the blue collar working class. And then I got urine thrown on me," Matthew Heimbach, president of the White Student Union, said, "So it shows really how tolerant these people are," CNN reported.

"We're a bigger, better city than this," Seattle Mayor Mike McGinn said. "I'm disappointed that this is the picture the world sees of us," he added. May Day rallies were held in cities across the US. The rallies came two weeks after a bipartisan group of senators introduced legislation in Washington that could overhaul US immigration rules. President Barack Obama has indicated his support for the plan, BBC reported.

A group of lawmakers from both parities introduce legislation that would allow Minnesotans to use medical marijuana when prescribed by doctors Thursday.

This session is due to conclude in a few weeks, but leaders of group who will lead the charge have previously said they are not expecting any action on the proposal until the 2014 session. The 22-page bill dictates the amount of marijuana someone can possess, the types of health conditions that would permit use and the rules medical professionals must follow when issuing prescriptions. It would continue to bar use of marijuana on school buses and school grounds, on public transportation, in the presence of a child and while operating vehicles, boats or other transportation equipment, La Crosse Tribune reported.

"It will be the most restrictive bill in the United states for medical marijuana. It's going to be more restrictive than any other bill in any other state," Rep. Tom Hackbarth, who is one of the bill's authors, said, KSTP reported.

"Nearly two-thirds of Minnesota voters agree it is time to adopt legislation that allows seriously ill people to use medical marijuana if their doctors believe it will help treat their conditions and ease their suffering," Heather Azzi, political director of Minnesotans for Compassionate Care, said, Pioneer Press reported.

Medical marijuana is legal in 18 states plus the District of Columbia. Last month, the Illinois House approved a bill establishing a four-year pilot project; that bill awaits Senate action. Similar efforts are underway in many more, La Crosse Tribune reported.

U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar said federally funded research at the University of Minnesota will develop new treatments for brain disorders.

Brain researchers received about $250 million in federal grants last year. In a discussion at the university Tuesday, Klobuchar said that investment will bring big benefits. "Even a five-year delay in the onset of Alzheimer's would save this country a half a trillion dollars by 2050," Klobuchar said, "That's not even curing it. That's just trying to delay it in terms of treatment," she added, MPR News reported.

Since U has designed and built the world's most powerful magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) devices, it will participate in the initiative."One can look at the BRAIN Initiative as resting on some of the early successes of the Human Connectome Project," Kamil Ugurbil, co-director of the international Human Connectome Project, said. Klobuchar said, "This incredible work is going to reduce spending," Star Tribune reported.

In the Business Insider's article, "BARACK OBAMA: 'We Will Find Out Who Did This, And We Will Hold Them Accountable,'" the author not only gathers information from other Business Insider's articles but also Bloomberg's.

Comparing to the White House official, Obama took a more caution approach in his address. "We still do not know who did this or why, and people shouldn't jump to conclusions before we have all the facts," Obama said. In order to present the clearer position that the government stands on this incident, the author simply puts two quotes together. "Any event with multiple explosive devices -- as this appears to be -- is clearly an act of terror," the White House official's said.

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Taiwan Confirmed First Bird Flu Case Outside of China

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Taiwanese Health Department confirmed a Taiwan businessman has contracted the H7N9 strain of bird flu while travelling in China Wednesday.

The 53-year-old man became ill with fever after returning from a visit to the eastern Chinese province of Jiangsu on April 9, the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) said. He twice tested negative for H7N9 but eventually tested positive Wednesday after his condition deteriorated, CDC official Chang Feng-yi said. The authorities will step up screening of visitors from China at airports for signs of fever and other ailments, he added. News reports said Taiwanese airlines will suspend providing chicken and ducks that come from China, Global News reported.

Three of the 110 hospital and clinic workers who have overseen the patient have developed symptoms of upper-respiratory infection. Health officials are monitoring the workers and 29 other people who came into contact with the patient, the CDC said. The H7N9 virus been detected in urban poultry markets, leading to the culling of thousands of birds, the Wall Street Journal reported.

Taiwan and China have growing business and economic ties, and many business people frequently travel across the straits. As of Tuesday, 108 people had contracted the disease on the mainland since the first deaths were reported last month, NBC News reported.

FBI Searches Landfill Near Mass. College

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FBI agents searched for evidence Friday in a landfill near the college that bombing suspect Dzhohkar Tsarnaev attended.

FBI spokeswoman Laura Eimiller said the two-day search ended Friday. Bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev was a sophomore at the University of Massachusetts-Dartmouth. Students said he returned to the campus after the bombings. Two of his college friends were being held at a Boston jail for violating their student visas by not regularly attending classes and have been interviewed by FBI agents, the lawyer said, ABC News reported.

Two government officials said the CIA had Zubeidat Tsarnaeva's name added to the terror database along with that of her son Tamerlan Tsarnaev after Russia contacted the agency in 2011 with concerns that the two were religious militants. Federal investigators learned about the short-lived scheme from a hospitalized Dzhokhar Tsarnaev during a bedside interrogation that began Sunday night and extended into Monday morning, officials said. "We did express our concerns over the lag," Raymond Kelly, police commissioner, said, the Huffington Post reported.

NYC Uses Tech App to E-Hail Yellow Cabs

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New York City cab riders now can hail a cab by app rather than using their hands.

Uber Technologies, Inc. had been selected to make so-called "e-hailing" services available to cab riders, David Yassky, Taxi and Limousine Commissioner, said Friday. Uber will facilitate the e-hails in a one-year pilot program that begins Friday while several other companies also seeking city approval to provide e-hail services to passengers, he added, NBC News reported.

A judge Tuesday dismissed a lawsuit filed mainly by livery cab owners to allow experiment with the e-hailing system. Car service owners said e-hailing unfairly blurs a legal line between yellow and livery cabs, which are barred from picking up passengers on streets and depend on prearranged rides, ABC News reported.