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  • New US weather satellite can't keep cool, could hurt photos

    New US weather satellite can't keep cool, could hurt photos

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 6:24 PM EDT2018-05-23 22:24:33 GMT
    The nation's newest weather satellite, launched less than three months ago, has a serious cooling problem.More >
    The nation's newest weather satellite, launched less than three months ago, has a serious cooling problem.More >
  • APNewsbreak: Pentagon adopts new cellphone restrictions

    APNewsbreak: Pentagon adopts new cellphone restrictions

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 6:23 PM EDT2018-05-23 22:23:27 GMT
    APNewsBreak: The Defense Department has approved new restrictions for the use of mobile phones and some other electronic devices in the Pentagon where classified information is present or discussed.More >
    APNewsBreak: The Defense Department has approved new restrictions for the use of mobile phones and some other electronic devices in the Pentagon where classified information is present or discussed.More >
  • US tech firm: Possible cyberattack on Ukraine being prepared

    US tech firm: Possible cyberattack on Ukraine being prepared

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 6:23 PM EDT2018-05-23 22:23:24 GMT
    Cisco says that a hundreds of thousands of routers have been compromised in preparation for what could be a major cyberattack against Ukraine.More >
    Cisco says that a hundreds of thousands of routers have been compromised in preparation for what could be a major cyberattack against Ukraine.More >
  • Facebook chief faces EU grilling over his 'digital monster'

    Facebook chief faces EU grilling over his 'digital monster'

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 6:23 PM EDT2018-05-23 22:23:20 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File). FILE- In this April 11, 2018 file photo, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg pauses while testifying on Capitol Hill in Washington. Tech moguls Bill Gates and Zuckerberg are teaming up to help develop new technologies for kids ...(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File). FILE- In this April 11, 2018 file photo, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg pauses while testifying on Capitol Hill in Washington. Tech moguls Bill Gates and Zuckerberg are teaming up to help develop new technologies for kids ...
    Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg faces senior European Union lawmakers later Tuesday to answer questions about a scandal over the alleged misuse of the data of millions of Facebook users.More >
    Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg faces senior European Union lawmakers later Tuesday to answer questions about a scandal over the alleged misuse of the data of millions of Facebook users.More >
  • FBI overstated encryption problem with cell phones

    FBI overstated encryption problem with cell phones

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 6:23 PM EDT2018-05-23 22:23:12 GMT
    FBI officials say a programming error led them to vastly overstate the number of cell phones that investigators could not access because of encryption.More >
    FBI officials say a programming error led them to vastly overstate the number of cell phones that investigators could not access because of encryption.More >
  • Uber ends self-driving program in Arizona after fatal crash

    Uber ends self-driving program in Arizona after fatal crash

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 6:23 PM EDT2018-05-23 22:23:09 GMT
    Uber is ending its operation of self-driving cars in Arizona more than two months after a woman was struck and killed by one of its vehicles.More >
    Uber is ending its operation of self-driving cars in Arizona more than two months after a woman was struck and killed by one of its vehicles.More >
  • Comcast v. Disney: a fight for Twenty-First Century Fox

    Comcast v. Disney: a fight for Twenty-First Century Fox

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 6:23 PM EDT2018-05-23 22:23:05 GMT
    Comcast says it's considering making an offer to buy Twenty-First Century Fox, which would put it head-to-head with Disney for the business.More >
    Comcast says it's considering making an offer to buy Twenty-First Century Fox, which would put it head-to-head with Disney for the business.More >
  • Twitter to add special labels to political candidates in US

    Twitter to add special labels to political candidates in US

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 6:23 PM EDT2018-05-23 22:23:01 GMT
    Twitter says it's adding special labels to tweets from some U.S. political candidates ahead of this year's midterm elections.More >
    Twitter says it's adding special labels to tweets from some U.S. political candidates ahead of this year's midterm elections.More >
  • France's Macron takes on Facebook's Zuckerberg in tech push

    France's Macron takes on Facebook's Zuckerberg in tech push

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 6:22 PM EDT2018-05-23 22:22:56 GMT
    (AP Photo/Geert Vanden Wijngaert). Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg leaves the EU Parliament in Brussels on Tuesday, May 22, 2018.  European Union lawmakers plan to press Zuckerberg on Tuesday about data protection standards at the internet giant at a hear...(AP Photo/Geert Vanden Wijngaert). Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg leaves the EU Parliament in Brussels on Tuesday, May 22, 2018. European Union lawmakers plan to press Zuckerberg on Tuesday about data protection standards at the internet giant at a hear...
    French President Emmanuel Macron is courting Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and some 50 other tech bosses at a conference.More >
    French President Emmanuel Macron is courting Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and some 50 other tech bosses at a conference.More >
  • Wyoming courts tech behind cryptocurrency to entice business

    Wyoming courts tech behind cryptocurrency to entice business

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 6:22 PM EDT2018-05-23 22:22:51 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mead Gruver). In this March 8, 2018 photo Wyoming state Rep. Tyler Lindholm poses next to computer servers in an office building in Cheyenne, Wyo. Lindholm was a lead proponent of several new laws that have made Wyoming friendly to the networ...(AP Photo/Mead Gruver). In this March 8, 2018 photo Wyoming state Rep. Tyler Lindholm poses next to computer servers in an office building in Cheyenne, Wyo. Lindholm was a lead proponent of several new laws that have made Wyoming friendly to the networ...
    Companies flock to register in Wyoming after bold push for hyped new technology but results remain virtual.More >
    Companies flock to register in Wyoming after bold push for hyped new technology but results remain virtual.More >
  • Amazon urged not to sell facial recognition tool to police

    Amazon urged not to sell facial recognition tool to police

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 6:22 PM EDT2018-05-23 22:22:47 GMT
    The American Civil Liberties Union and other groups are asking Amazon to stop marketing a facial recognition tool to police.More >
    The American Civil Liberties Union and other groups are asking Amazon to stop marketing a facial recognition tool to police.More >
  • Fed gives stocks a boost; technology and retailers rally

    Fed gives stocks a boost; technology and retailers rally

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 6:22 PM EDT2018-05-23 22:22:29 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File). FILE- In this April 24, 2018, file photo, the sun shines from behind the New York Stock Exchange in New York. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Wednesday, May 23.(AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File). FILE- In this April 24, 2018, file photo, the sun shines from behind the New York Stock Exchange in New York. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Wednesday, May 23.
    US stocks are down and European indexes are taking sharp losses as investors worry about the European economy after an index measuring the strength of the business sector hit an 18-month low.More >
    US stocks are down and European indexes are taking sharp losses as investors worry about the European economy after an index measuring the strength of the business sector hit an 18-month low.More >
  • Judge: President can't block critics on Twitter

    Judge: President can't block critics on Twitter

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 6:22 PM EDT2018-05-23 22:22:10 GMT
    A federal judge in New York says President Donald Trump cannot block his critics on Twitter without violating the First Amendment.More >
    A federal judge in New York says President Donald Trump cannot block his critics on Twitter without violating the First Amendment.More >
  • Incognito taken into custody for psychiatric examination

    Incognito taken into custody for psychiatric examination

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 6:15 PM EDT2018-05-23 22:15:14 GMT
    (AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhack, File). FILE - In this Jan. 7, 2018, file photo, Buffalo Bills offensive guard Richie Incognito (64) sets up to block against the Jacksonville Jaguars defensive during the second half of an NFL wild-card playoff football ga...(AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhack, File). FILE - In this Jan. 7, 2018, file photo, Buffalo Bills offensive guard Richie Incognito (64) sets up to block against the Jacksonville Jaguars defensive during the second half of an NFL wild-card playoff football ga...
    Veteran NFL guard Richie Incognito was taken into custody for psychiatric examination after an incident at a Florida gym.More >
    Veteran NFL guard Richie Incognito was taken into custody for psychiatric examination after an incident at a Florida gym.More >
  • Lenny Dykstra accused of putting gun to Uber driver's head

    Lenny Dykstra accused of putting gun to Uber driver's head

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 6:15 PM EDT2018-05-23 22:15:05 GMT
    (N.J.) Police Department via AP). This image provided by the Linden (N.J.) Police Department shows Lenny Dykstra. Police say former Major League Baseball star Lenny Dykstra put a gun to his New Jersey Uber driver’s head when the driver declined to chan...(N.J.) Police Department via AP). This image provided by the Linden (N.J.) Police Department shows Lenny Dykstra. Police say former Major League Baseball star Lenny Dykstra put a gun to his New Jersey Uber driver’s head when the driver declined to chan...
    Police say former Major League Baseball star Lenny Dykstra put a gun to his New Jersey Uber driver's head when the driver declined to change the trip's destination.More >
    Police say former Major League Baseball star Lenny Dykstra put a gun to his New Jersey Uber driver's head when the driver declined to change the trip's destination.More >
  • Arizona educators consider altering evolution references

    Arizona educators consider altering evolution references

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 6:03 PM EDT2018-05-23 22:03:41 GMT
    The Arizona Department of Education is considering changes to school science standards, including instances when it may remove or alter references to evolution.More >
    The Arizona Department of Education is considering changes to school science standards, including instances when it may remove or alter references to evolution.More >
  • Study offers new look at why our brains evolved to be so big

    Study offers new look at why our brains evolved to be so big

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 6:03 PM EDT2018-05-23 22:03:33 GMT
    (Oscar G. Mason/J.C. Dalton/Philadelphia, Lea Brothers & Co. via AP). This 1885 photo shows a side view of a human brain. In relation to body size, our brains are huge, about six times larger than one would expect from other mammals. And this three...(Oscar G. Mason/J.C. Dalton/Philadelphia, Lea Brothers & Co. via AP). This 1885 photo shows a side view of a human brain. In relation to body size, our brains are huge, about six times larger than one would expect from other mammals. And this three...
    A new study suggests our brains evolved to be so big largely to cope with the environmental demands our ancestors faced.More >
    A new study suggests our brains evolved to be so big largely to cope with the environmental demands our ancestors faced.More >
  • Humans account for little next to plants, worms, bugs

    Humans account for little next to plants, worms, bugs

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 6:03 PM EDT2018-05-23 22:03:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/Michael Probst, File). FILE - In this April 11, 2018, file photo, two boys push their scooters through a park with green blossoming trees in Frankfurt, Germany. When you weigh all life on Earth, billions of humans don’t amount to much compare...(AP Photo/Michael Probst, File). FILE - In this April 11, 2018, file photo, two boys push their scooters through a park with green blossoming trees in Frankfurt, Germany. When you weigh all life on Earth, billions of humans don’t amount to much compare...
    Scientists now can estimate how much the different types of life on Earth weigh and humans don't nearly measure up to plants, bacteria or even earthworms.More >
    Scientists now can estimate how much the different types of life on Earth weigh and humans don't nearly measure up to plants, bacteria or even earthworms.More >
  • Science and commercial satellites launched from California

    Science and commercial satellites launched from California

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 6:03 PM EDT2018-05-23 22:03:29 GMT
    (Bill Ingalls/NASA via AP). In this photo provided by NASA, The SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket is seen with the NASA/German Research Centre for Geosciences GRACE Follow-On spacecraft and onboard, Monday, May 21, 2018, at Space Launch Complex 4E at Vandenberg A...(Bill Ingalls/NASA via AP). In this photo provided by NASA, The SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket is seen with the NASA/German Research Centre for Geosciences GRACE Follow-On spacecraft and onboard, Monday, May 21, 2018, at Space Launch Complex 4E at Vandenberg A...
    A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket carrying two U.S.-German science satellites and five commercial communications satellites has blasted off from the central California coast.More >
    A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket carrying two U.S.-German science satellites and five commercial communications satellites has blasted off from the central California coast.More >
  • Hunter accused of giving bribes for African elephant kill

    Hunter accused of giving bribes for African elephant kill

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 6:03 PM EDT2018-05-23 22:03:25 GMT
    (AP Photo/Tsvangirayi Mukwazhi, File). FILE - In this Oct. 1, 2015, file photo, an elephant crosses a road at a national park in Hwange, Zimbabwe. Federal prosecutors in Colorado have indicted the owner of a South African hunting company, accusing the ...(AP Photo/Tsvangirayi Mukwazhi, File). FILE - In this Oct. 1, 2015, file photo, an elephant crosses a road at a national park in Hwange, Zimbabwe. Federal prosecutors in Colorado have indicted the owner of a South African hunting company, accusing the ...
    The owner of South African hunting company has been indicted in the United States on charges of bribing Zimbabwe officials to let a hunting party shoot elephants inside a national park.More >
    The owner of South African hunting company has been indicted in the United States on charges of bribing Zimbabwe officials to let a hunting party shoot elephants inside a national park.More >
  • Legend of Loch Ness Monster will be tested with DNA samples

    Legend of Loch Ness Monster will be tested with DNA samples

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 6:03 PM EDT2018-05-23 22:03:22 GMT
    Legend of Loch Ness Monster will be tested with DNA samples.More >
    Legend of Loch Ness Monster will be tested with DNA samples.More >
  • The Latest: US Southwest victim of dryness, rising temps

    The Latest: US Southwest victim of dryness, rising temps

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 6:03 PM EDT2018-05-23 22:03:21 GMT
    (AP photo/Dan Elliott, File). FILE - In this July 25, 2017, file photo, rafters float down the Colorado River near Moab, Utah. Rivers are drying up, popular mountain recreation spots are closing and water restrictions are in full swing as a persistent ...(AP photo/Dan Elliott, File). FILE - In this July 25, 2017, file photo, rafters float down the Colorado River near Moab, Utah. Rivers are drying up, popular mountain recreation spots are closing and water restrictions are in full swing as a persistent ...
    Rivers are drying up, popular mountain recreation spots are closing and water restrictions are in full swing as a persistent drought is intensifying its grip on pockets of the American Southwest.More >
    Rivers are drying up, popular mountain recreation spots are closing and water restrictions are in full swing as a persistent drought is intensifying its grip on pockets of the American Southwest.More >
  • Hawaii geothermal plant plugs wells as lava flows nearby

    Hawaii geothermal plant plugs wells as lava flows nearby

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 6:03 PM EDT2018-05-23 22:03:13 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong). A a geothermal plant is seen from the Leilani Estates subdivision near Pahoa, Hawaii, Tuesday, May 22, 2018. Authorities were racing Tuesday to close off production wells at the plant threatened by a lava flow from Kilauea volca...(AP Photo/Jae C. Hong). A a geothermal plant is seen from the Leilani Estates subdivision near Pahoa, Hawaii, Tuesday, May 22, 2018. Authorities were racing Tuesday to close off production wells at the plant threatened by a lava flow from Kilauea volca...
    Production wells at a geothermal plant under threat by lava flowing from Hawaii's volcano have been plugged to prevent toxic gases from seeping out.More >
    Production wells at a geothermal plant under threat by lava flowing from Hawaii's volcano have been plugged to prevent toxic gases from seeping out.More >
  • Experts: China far side lunar mission potentially historic

    Experts: China far side lunar mission potentially historic

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 6:03 PM EDT2018-05-23 22:03:02 GMT
    (Cai Yang/Xinhua via AP). In this photo provided by China's official Xinhua News Agency, a Long March-4C rocket carrying a relay satellite, named Queqiao (Magpie Bridge), is launched from southwest China's Xichang Satellite Launch Center, Monday, May 2...(Cai Yang/Xinhua via AP). In this photo provided by China's official Xinhua News Agency, a Long March-4C rocket carrying a relay satellite, named Queqiao (Magpie Bridge), is launched from southwest China's Xichang Satellite Launch Center, Monday, May 2...
    Experts say China's ambition to soft-land a spacecraft on the far side of the moon later this year faces considerable challenges but if successful, would put its space program in the forefront of one of the most...More >
    Experts say China's ambition to soft-land a spacecraft on the far side of the moon later this year faces considerable challenges but if successful, would put its space program in the forefront of one of the most important areas of lunar exploration.More >
  • Hall of fame to redo soccer star Brandi Chastain plaque

    Hall of fame to redo soccer star Brandi Chastain plaque

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 5:38 PM EDT2018-05-23 21:38:40 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill, File). FILE - In this July 10, 1999, file photo, the United States' Brandi Chastain celebrates by taking off her jersey after kicking in the game-winning goal in a penalty shootout against China in the FIFA Women's World Cup ...(AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill, File). FILE - In this July 10, 1999, file photo, the United States' Brandi Chastain celebrates by taking off her jersey after kicking in the game-winning goal in a penalty shootout against China in the FIFA Women's World Cup ...
    Social media is finding little to like about the likeness on a plaque honoring retired soccer champion Brandi Chastain.More >
    Social media is finding little to like about the likeness on a plaque honoring retired soccer champion Brandi Chastain.More >
  • Jupiter's backward-flying asteroid from another star system

    Jupiter's backward-flying asteroid from another star system

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 5:25 PM EDT2018-05-23 21:25:26 GMT
    (GSFC) via AP, File). FILE - This April 3, 2017 file image made available by NASA shows the planet Jupiter when it was at a distance of about 668 million kilometers (415 million miles) from Earth. On Monday, May 21, 2018, scientists reported that an as...(GSFC) via AP, File). FILE - This April 3, 2017 file image made available by NASA shows the planet Jupiter when it was at a distance of about 668 million kilometers (415 million miles) from Earth. On Monday, May 21, 2018, scientists reported that an as...
    An asteroid orbiting backward out near Jupiter actually hails from another star system.More >
    An asteroid orbiting backward out near Jupiter actually hails from another star system.More >
  • Fox corrects mistake on Jemele Hill, but not on the air

    Fox corrects mistake on Jemele Hill, but not on the air

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 4:35 PM EDT2018-05-23 20:35:06 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE - In this Jan. 17, 2018 file photo, "Fox & Friends" co-hosts, from left, Steve Doocy, Ainsley Earhardt and Brian Kilmeade appear on their set in New York. The morning show "Fox & Friends" is correcting a segm...(AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE - In this Jan. 17, 2018 file photo, "Fox & Friends" co-hosts, from left, Steve Doocy, Ainsley Earhardt and Brian Kilmeade appear on their set in New York. The morning show "Fox & Friends" is correcting a segm...
    The morning show 'Fox & Friends' corrects a segment that incorrectly says former ESPN anchor Jemele Hill is unemployed.More >
    The morning show 'Fox & Friends' corrects a segment that incorrectly says former ESPN anchor Jemele Hill is unemployed.More >
  • Indonesia raises alert for Merapi volcano, sets no-go zone

    Indonesia raises alert for Merapi volcano, sets no-go zone

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 3:45 PM EDT2018-05-23 19:45:27 GMT
    (AP Photo/Slamet Riyadi). A man watches as Mount Merapi spews volcanic smoke in Yogyakarta, Indonesia, Tuesday, May 22, 2018. Indonesian authorities raised the alert for the country's most volatile volcano, located on the densely populated island of Ja...(AP Photo/Slamet Riyadi). A man watches as Mount Merapi spews volcanic smoke in Yogyakarta, Indonesia, Tuesday, May 22, 2018. Indonesian authorities raised the alert for the country's most volatile volcano, located on the densely populated island of Ja...
    Indonesian authorities raised the alert for the country's volatile Mount Merapi volcano, located on the densely populated island of Java, and ordered people within 3 kilometers to evacuate.More >
    Indonesian authorities raised the alert for the country's volatile Mount Merapi volcano, located on the densely populated island of Java, and ordered people within 3 kilometers to evacuate.More >
  • Foxconn says no changes planned for Wisconsin project

    Foxconn says no changes planned for Wisconsin project

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 2:13 PM EDT2018-05-23 18:13:38 GMT
    Taiwan-based Foxconn Technology Group says it remains committed to its $10 billion Wisconsin manufacturing facility, rejecting a report out of Asia that it's considering reducing initial costs by making display...More >
    Taiwan-based Foxconn Technology Group says it remains committed to its $10 billion Wisconsin manufacturing facility, rejecting a report out of Asia that it's considering reducing initial costs by making display screens for smaller electronics.More >
  • Microsoft pledges to extend EU data rights worldwide

    Microsoft pledges to extend EU data rights worldwide

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 2:05 PM EDT2018-05-23 18:05:37 GMT
    Microsoft says it's committing to giving users worldwide the same data and privacy rights being offered to Europeans under new regulations there.More >
    Microsoft says it's committing to giving users worldwide the same data and privacy rights being offered to Europeans under new regulations there.More >
  • NASA shipper Orbital ATK launches space station supplies

    NASA shipper Orbital ATK launches space station supplies

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 1:27 PM EDT2018-05-23 17:27:35 GMT
    One of NASA's prime shippers, Orbital ATK, has launched a fresh load of supplies to the International Space Station.More >
    One of NASA's prime shippers, Orbital ATK, has launched a fresh load of supplies to the International Space Station.More >
  • Man dies after Tesla crashes into San Francisco area pond

    Man dies after Tesla crashes into San Francisco area pond

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 12:56 PM EDT2018-05-23 16:56:47 GMT
    (Bob Rendell/NBC Bay Area/KNTV via AP). This photo provided by NBC Bay Area-KNTV shows a Tesla car after it was pulled from a pond near the city of San Ramon, Calif., on Monday, May 21, 2018. Authorities in the San Francisco Bay Area are investigating ...(Bob Rendell/NBC Bay Area/KNTV via AP). This photo provided by NBC Bay Area-KNTV shows a Tesla car after it was pulled from a pond near the city of San Ramon, Calif., on Monday, May 21, 2018. Authorities in the San Francisco Bay Area are investigating ...
    Authorities in the San Francisco Bay Area are investigating the death of a man after a Tesla car he was driving veered off a road and crashed into a pond Sunday night.More >
    Authorities in the San Francisco Bay Area are investigating the death of a man after a Tesla car he was driving veered off a road and crashed into a pond Sunday night.More >
  • Social media under microscope in emotive Irish abortion vote

    Social media under microscope in emotive Irish abortion vote

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 12:05 PM EDT2018-05-23 16:05:15 GMT
    (AP Photo/Peter Morrison). In this photo taken on May 17, 2018, an anti-abortion poster is hung on a lamppost outside the Google offices in Dublin, Ireland. In homes and pubs, on leaflets and lampposts, debate rages in Ireland over whether to lift the ...(AP Photo/Peter Morrison). In this photo taken on May 17, 2018, an anti-abortion poster is hung on a lamppost outside the Google offices in Dublin, Ireland. In homes and pubs, on leaflets and lampposts, debate rages in Ireland over whether to lift the ...
    Debate is raging in Ireland over whether to lift the country's decades-old ban on abortion.More >
    Debate is raging in Ireland over whether to lift the country's decades-old ban on abortion.More >
  • Correction: Science Says-Green-Blooded Lizard story

    Correction: Science Says-Green-Blooded Lizard story

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 10:57 AM EDT2018-05-23 14:57:24 GMT
    (Christopher Austin via AP). This undated photo provided by Christopher Austin in May 2018 shows a prehensile tailed skink (Prasinohaema prehensicauda) from the highlands of New Papua New Guinea. The high concentrations of the green bile pigment bilive...(Christopher Austin via AP). This undated photo provided by Christopher Austin in May 2018 shows a prehensile tailed skink (Prasinohaema prehensicauda) from the highlands of New Papua New Guinea. The high concentrations of the green bile pigment bilive...
    Scientists are gaining evolutionary insights into why a group of lizards in New Guinea have green blood.More >
    Scientists are gaining evolutionary insights into why a group of lizards in New Guinea have green blood.More >
  • Digital Life: Cutting back on a constant smartphone habit

    Digital Life: Cutting back on a constant smartphone habit

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 10:28 AM EDT2018-05-23 14:28:08 GMT
    For many of us, a smartphone addiction is not so much a debilitating disease but a constant, nagging inconvenience we can't seem to shake.More >
    For many of us, a smartphone addiction is not so much a debilitating disease but a constant, nagging inconvenience we can't seem to shake.More >
  • UK government does not intend to block Comcast-Sky deal

    UK government does not intend to block Comcast-Sky deal

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 10:27 AM EDT2018-05-23 14:27:21 GMT
    Britain's government says it does not intend to refer U.S. media conglomerate Comcast's 22 billion pound ($30.7 billion) takeover offer for London-based Sky to competition authorities.More >
    Britain's government says it does not intend to refer U.S. media conglomerate Comcast's 22 billion pound ($30.7 billion) takeover offer for London-based Sky to competition authorities.More >
  • Australian state government proposes protecting wild horses

    Australian state government proposes protecting wild horses

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 9:56 AM EDT2018-05-23 13:56:41 GMT
    An Australian state government has decided to legally protect rather than kill thousands of wild horses, infuriating scientists who argue the feral species is doing severe environmental damage to the country's...More >
    An Australian state government has decided to legally protect rather than kill thousands of wild horses, infuriating scientists who argue the feral species is doing severe environmental damage to the country's iconic Snowy Mountains alpine region.More >
  • Sony buys most of EMI Music, to spend $9B on image sensors

    Sony buys most of EMI Music, to spend $9B on image sensors

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 5:14 AM EDT2018-05-23 09:14:30 GMT
    Japanese electronics and entertainment company Sony Corp. is investing $9 billion mostly in image sensors over the next three years and acquiring a bigger stake in EMI Music Publishing.More >
    Japanese electronics and entertainment company Sony Corp. is investing $9 billion mostly in image sensors over the next three years and acquiring a bigger stake in EMI Music Publishing.More >
  • The Latest: Zuckerberg tells EU lawmakers 'I'm sorry'

    The Latest: Zuckerberg tells EU lawmakers 'I'm sorry'

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 3:06 AM EDT2018-05-23 07:06:46 GMT
    (AP Photo/Geert Vanden Wijngaert). Global citizens movement Avaaz display life-sized Zuckerberg cutouts near the EU Commission to protest against fake Facebook accounts spreading disinformation on the platform, in Brussels, Tuesday, May 22, 2018. Europ...(AP Photo/Geert Vanden Wijngaert). Global citizens movement Avaaz display life-sized Zuckerberg cutouts near the EU Commission to protest against fake Facebook accounts spreading disinformation on the platform, in Brussels, Tuesday, May 22, 2018. Europ...
    Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is apologizing for the internet giant's failure to prevent some of the internet tools it has developed from being misused.More >
    Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is apologizing for the internet giant's failure to prevent some of the internet tools it has developed from being misused.More >
  • Asian shares fall amid worries over US-China trade, Koreas

    Asian shares fall amid worries over US-China trade, Koreas

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 3:03 AM EDT2018-05-23 07:03:33 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE- In this May 17, 2018, file photo, an American flag hangs above the bell podium on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Tuesday, May 22.(AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE- In this May 17, 2018, file photo, an American flag hangs above the bell podium on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Tuesday, May 22.
    US stocks are rising behind gains for technology companies and banks, and automakers are up after China agreed to reduce auto import duties. J.C. Penney is falling after its CEO took a job with home improvement...More >
    US stocks are rising behind gains for technology companies and banks, and automakers are up after China agreed to reduce auto import duties. J.C. Penney is falling after its CEO took a job with home improvement retailer Lowe's.More >
  • Workers plugging energy wells as lava flows nearby

    Workers plugging energy wells as lava flows nearby

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 1:57 AM EDT2018-05-23 05:57:31 GMT
    (U.S. Geological Survey via AP). This image provided by the U.S. Geological Survey shows lava as it continues to enter the sea at two locations near Pahoa, Hawaii, Monday, May 21, 2018. Lava from Hawaii's Kilauea volcano is pouring into the sea and set...(U.S. Geological Survey via AP). This image provided by the U.S. Geological Survey shows lava as it continues to enter the sea at two locations near Pahoa, Hawaii, Monday, May 21, 2018. Lava from Hawaii's Kilauea volcano is pouring into the sea and set...
    The eruption of Kilauea volcano in Hawaii sparked new safety warnings about toxic gas on the Big Island's southern coastline after lava began flowing into the ocean and setting off a chemical reaction.More >
    The eruption of Kilauea volcano in Hawaii sparked new safety warnings about toxic gas on the Big Island's southern coastline after lava began flowing into the ocean and setting off a chemical reaction.More >
  • The Latest: Lava almost cut Hawaii man's leg in half

    The Latest: Lava almost cut Hawaii man's leg in half

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 1:26 AM EDT2018-05-23 05:26:41 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong). Plumes of steam rise as lava enters the ocean near Pahoa, Hawaii Sunday, May 20, 2018. Kilauea volcano that is oozing, spewing and exploding on Hawaii's Big Island has gotten more hazardous in recent days, with rivers of molten ...(AP Photo/Jae C. Hong). Plumes of steam rise as lava enters the ocean near Pahoa, Hawaii Sunday, May 20, 2018. Kilauea volcano that is oozing, spewing and exploding on Hawaii's Big Island has gotten more hazardous in recent days, with rivers of molten ...
    There have been two new small explosive eruptions at the summit of Kilauea volcano on Hawaii's Big Island.More >
    There have been two new small explosive eruptions at the summit of Kilauea volcano on Hawaii's Big Island.More >
  • Trump won't say if he has confidence in Rosenstein

    Trump won't say if he has confidence in Rosenstein

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 1:07 AM EDT2018-05-23 05:07:01 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). FBI Director Christopher Wray, right, leaves the White House, Monday, May 21, 2018, in Washington.(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). FBI Director Christopher Wray, right, leaves the White House, Monday, May 21, 2018, in Washington.
    Top FBI, Justice Department officials agree to "review" highly classified information from Russia probe with lawmakers.More >
    Top FBI, Justice Department officials agree to "review" highly classified information from Russia probe with lawmakers.More >
  • Consumer Reports raises concerns over Tesla Model 3 braking

    Consumer Reports raises concerns over Tesla Model 3 braking

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 12:07 AM EDT2018-05-23 04:07:15 GMT
    (AP Photo/Justin Pritchard, File). FILE- In this March 31, 2016, file photo, Tesla Motors unveils the new lower-priced Model 3 sedan at the Tesla Motors design studio in Hawthorne, Calif. Long emergency stopping distances, difficult-to-use controls and...(AP Photo/Justin Pritchard, File). FILE- In this March 31, 2016, file photo, Tesla Motors unveils the new lower-priced Model 3 sedan at the Tesla Motors design studio in Hawthorne, Calif. Long emergency stopping distances, difficult-to-use controls and...
    Long emergency stopping distances, difficult-to-use controls and a harsh ride stopped Tesla's Model 3 mass-market electric car from getting a recommended buy rating from Consumer Reports.More >
    Long emergency stopping distances, difficult-to-use controls and a harsh ride stopped Tesla's Model 3 mass-market electric car from getting a recommended buy rating from Consumer Reports.More >
  • Teen suspect in Maryland officer's slaying held without bail

    Teen suspect in Maryland officer's slaying held without bail

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 11:29 PM EDT2018-05-23 03:29:22 GMT
    (Jerry Jackson/The Baltimore Sun via AP). Tactical police stage in a Safeway parking lot on Belair Road near Chapel Road in response to the death of a Baltimore County police officer in Perry Hall, Md., May 21, 2018. Rifle-toting police swarmed into th...(Jerry Jackson/The Baltimore Sun via AP). Tactical police stage in a Safeway parking lot on Belair Road near Chapel Road in response to the death of a Baltimore County police officer in Perry Hall, Md., May 21, 2018. Rifle-toting police swarmed into th...
    Authorities hunt past nightfall for suspects after witness says Maryland police officer was run over by Jeep and fatally injured.More >
    Authorities hunt past nightfall for suspects after witness says Maryland police officer was run over by Jeep and fatally injured.More >
  • The Latest: Pompeo says NK could benefit from US investment

    The Latest: Pompeo says NK could benefit from US investment

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 9:15 PM EDT2018-05-23 01:15:28 GMT
    (AP Photo/Wong Maye-E). FILE - In this May 11, 2018, file photo, a news vendor counts her money near a stack of newspapers with a photo of U.S. President Donald Trump, right, and North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un on its front page  in Singapore. U.S. We...(AP Photo/Wong Maye-E). FILE - In this May 11, 2018, file photo, a news vendor counts her money near a stack of newspapers with a photo of U.S. President Donald Trump, right, and North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un on its front page in Singapore. U.S. We...
    President Donald Trump's meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is still weeks away, but a colorful commemorative coin of the two leaders is ready to go.More >
    President Donald Trump's meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is still weeks away, but a colorful commemorative coin of the two leaders is ready to go.More >
  • Hawaii lava evacuees grow weary as uncertainty drags on

    Hawaii lava evacuees grow weary as uncertainty drags on

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 5:45 PM EDT2018-05-22 21:45:53 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong). Lava flows toward the ocean near Pahoa, Hawaii Saturday, May 19, 2018. Two fissures that opened up in a rural Hawaii community have merged to produce faster and more fluid lava. Scientists say the characteristics of lava oozing ...(AP Photo/Jae C. Hong). Lava flows toward the ocean near Pahoa, Hawaii Saturday, May 19, 2018. Two fissures that opened up in a rural Hawaii community have merged to produce faster and more fluid lava. Scientists say the characteristics of lava oozing ...
    Hawaii residents forced to evacuate their homes because of lava oozing from cracks in their neighborhoods are growing weary.More >
    Hawaii residents forced to evacuate their homes because of lava oozing from cracks in their neighborhoods are growing weary.More >
  • Branson-owned health company to merge with its rival

    Branson-owned health company to merge with its rival

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 4:28 PM EDT2018-05-22 20:28:16 GMT
    British billionaire Richard Branson's company Virgin Pulse to merge with its rival and use Providence as corporate headquarters.More >
    British billionaire Richard Branson's company Virgin Pulse to merge with its rival and use Providence as corporate headquarters.More >
  • NRA links school violence to Ritalin but experts deny link

    NRA links school violence to Ritalin but experts deny link

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 4:04 PM EDT2018-05-22 20:04:48 GMT
    (Elizabeth Conley/Houston Chronicle via AP). Flags fly at half staff in front of the justice center at Santa Fe, Texas on Sunday, May 20, 2018. Congregations in this deeply religious community near Houston gathered Sunday for their first worship servic...(Elizabeth Conley/Houston Chronicle via AP). Flags fly at half staff in front of the justice center at Santa Fe, Texas on Sunday, May 20, 2018. Congregations in this deeply religious community near Houston gathered Sunday for their first worship servic...
    The National Rifle Association's incoming president is linking school shootings to using medications such as Ritalin.More >
    The National Rifle Association's incoming president is linking school shootings to using medications such as Ritalin.More >
  • What is lava haze? A look at Hawaii's latest volcanic hazard

    What is lava haze? A look at Hawaii's latest volcanic hazard

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 3:45 PM EDT2018-05-22 19:45:48 GMT
    (U.S. Geological Survey via AP). In this image provided by the U.S. Geological Survey, lava from fissure 20 enters the ocean near Pahoa, Hawaii on Sunday, May 20, 2018. The volcano that is oozing, spewing and exploding on Hawaii's Big Island has gotten...(U.S. Geological Survey via AP). In this image provided by the U.S. Geological Survey, lava from fissure 20 enters the ocean near Pahoa, Hawaii on Sunday, May 20, 2018. The volcano that is oozing, spewing and exploding on Hawaii's Big Island has gotten...
    White plumes of acid and extremely fine shards of glass are billowing into the sky over Hawaii as molten rock from Kilauea volcano pours down a hillside and into the ocean.More >
    White plumes of acid and extremely fine shards of glass are billowing into the sky over Hawaii as molten rock from Kilauea volcano pours down a hillside and into the ocean.More >
  • Zuckerberg meeting with EU parliament leaders to be webcast

    Zuckerberg meeting with EU parliament leaders to be webcast

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 3:16 PM EDT2018-05-22 19:16:16 GMT
    (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File). FILE- In this May 1, 2018, file photo, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg makes the keynote speech at F8, Facebook's developer conference, in San Jose, Calif. Facebook is suspending about 200 apps that it believes may ha...(AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File). FILE- In this May 1, 2018, file photo, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg makes the keynote speech at F8, Facebook's developer conference, in San Jose, Calif. Facebook is suspending about 200 apps that it believes may ha...
    Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has agreed to have Tuesday's meeting with the leaders of the European parliament about the data protection scandal that has engulfed his company open the public through web streaming.More >
    Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has agreed to have Tuesday's meeting with the leaders of the European parliament about the data protection scandal that has engulfed his company open the public through web streaming.More >
  • 'Jurassic Park' dinosaur expert's next big thing: holograms

    'Jurassic Park' dinosaur expert's next big thing: holograms

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 2:16 PM EDT2018-05-22 18:16:36 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt Volz, File). FILE - In this May 21, 2016, file photo, Jack Horner sits under Montana's T-Rex in the Museum of the Rockies in Bozeman, Mont. The Montana paleontologist, Horner, who consulted with director Steven Spielberg on the “Jurassic...(AP Photo/Matt Volz, File). FILE - In this May 21, 2016, file photo, Jack Horner sits under Montana's T-Rex in the Museum of the Rockies in Bozeman, Mont. The Montana paleontologist, Horner, who consulted with director Steven Spielberg on the “Jurassic...
    'Jurassic Park' dino expert Jack Horner sees hologram exhibit as the next big thing to display his colorful, bird-like dinosaurs.More >
    'Jurassic Park' dino expert Jack Horner sees hologram exhibit as the next big thing to display his colorful, bird-like dinosaurs.More >
  • US, China putting trade war on hold after progress in talks

    US, China putting trade war on hold after progress in talks

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 11:42 AM EDT2018-05-22 15:42:39 GMT
    (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster). White House chief economic adviser Larry Kudlow speaks during a television interview outside the West Wing of the White House, in Washington, Friday, May 18, 2018.(AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster). White House chief economic adviser Larry Kudlow speaks during a television interview outside the West Wing of the White House, in Washington, Friday, May 18, 2018.
    United States and China agree to reduce massive US trade deficit but no numerical target set.More >
    United States and China agree to reduce massive US trade deficit but no numerical target set.More >
  • Stocks mixed amid US-China trade talks, Italian politics

    Stocks mixed amid US-China trade talks, Italian politics

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 10:33 AM EDT2018-05-22 14:33:50 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ng Han Guan). An investor monitors stock prices at a brokerage in Beijing, China, Tuesday, May 22, 2018. Asian markets were mostly lower Tuesday after Wall Street gained as Italy moved toward forming a euroskeptic-led government.(AP Photo/Ng Han Guan). An investor monitors stock prices at a brokerage in Beijing, China, Tuesday, May 22, 2018. Asian markets were mostly lower Tuesday after Wall Street gained as Italy moved toward forming a euroskeptic-led government.
    Asian markets have mostly declined after Wall Street gained as Italy moved toward forming a euroskeptic-led government.More >
    Asian markets have mostly declined after Wall Street gained as Italy moved toward forming a euroskeptic-led government.More >
  • French labor minister summoned in probe over Las Vegas party

    French labor minister summoned in probe over Las Vegas party

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 8:25 AM EDT2018-05-22 12:25:43 GMT
    France's labor minister Muriel Penicaud has been summoned for questioning as witness in an investigation into a Las Vegas tech party.More >
    France's labor minister Muriel Penicaud has been summoned for questioning as witness in an investigation into a Las Vegas tech party.More >
  • Phone data-leak company: No record of location-data abuse

    Phone data-leak company: No record of location-data abuse

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 7:36 AM EDT2018-05-22 11:36:49 GMT
    (AP Photo/G-Jun Yam, File). FILE- In this June 6, 2017, file photo, a man checks his phone in an alley in downtown Chicago. A security researcher says a website flaw at a U.S. company could have allowed anyone to pinpoint the location of nearly any cel...(AP Photo/G-Jun Yam, File). FILE- In this June 6, 2017, file photo, a man checks his phone in an alley in downtown Chicago. A security researcher says a website flaw at a U.S. company could have allowed anyone to pinpoint the location of nearly any cel...
    Phone data-leak company: No record of location-data abuse.More >
    Phone data-leak company: No record of location-data abuse.More >
  • China launches relay satellite for far side moon landing

    China launches relay satellite for far side moon landing

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 1:26 AM EDT2018-05-22 05:26:27 GMT
    China has launched a relay satellite as part of a groundbreaking program to land a probe on the far side of the moon this year.More >
    China has launched a relay satellite as part of a groundbreaking program to land a probe on the far side of the moon this year.More >
  • Asian markets mostly lower after Wall Street gains

    Asian markets mostly lower after Wall Street gains

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 1:23 AM EDT2018-05-22 05:23:24 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File). FILE- In this May 10, 2018, file photo, the opening bell hangs above the trading floor at the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Monday, May 21.(AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File). FILE- In this May 10, 2018, file photo, the opening bell hangs above the trading floor at the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Monday, May 21.
    Stocks are climbing on Wall Street and overseas after the U.S. and China said they made progress in trade talks.More >
    Stocks are climbing on Wall Street and overseas after the U.S. and China said they made progress in trade talks.More >
  • FBI, Justice to 'review' classified info sought by lawmakers

    FBI, Justice to 'review' classified info sought by lawmakers

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 12:26 AM EDT2018-05-22 04:26:30 GMT
    (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, File). FILE - In this Thursday, May 17, 2018, file photo, U.S. President Donald Trump speaks during a meeting in the Cabinet Room of the White House, in Washington. Trump said he will "demand" that the Justice Department open ...(AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, File). FILE - In this Thursday, May 17, 2018, file photo, U.S. President Donald Trump speaks during a meeting in the Cabinet Room of the White House, in Washington. Trump said he will "demand" that the Justice Department open ...
    Trump says he'll demand that the Justice Department review whether the department or the FBI infiltrated his presidential campaign for political purposes.More >
    Trump says he'll demand that the Justice Department review whether the department or the FBI infiltrated his presidential campaign for political purposes.More >
  • Cyclists tried to scare cougar but it attacked, killing 1

    Cyclists tried to scare cougar but it attacked, killing 1

    Monday, May 21 2018 11:46 PM EDT2018-05-22 03:46:43 GMT
    (Alan Berner /The Seattle Times via AP). Washington State Fish and Wildlife Police confer with an individual from the King County Medical Examiner's and a King County Sheriff's deputy on a remote gravel road above Snoqualmie, WA., following a fatal cou...(Alan Berner /The Seattle Times via AP). Washington State Fish and Wildlife Police confer with an individual from the King County Medical Examiner's and a King County Sheriff's deputy on a remote gravel road above Snoqualmie, WA., following a fatal cou...
    Two friends on a morning mountain bike ride 30 miles (48 kilometers) east of Seattle were attacked by a cougar, killing one of the men and leaving the second hospitalized in what authorities described as a rare...More >
    Two friends on a morning mountain bike ride 30 miles (48 kilometers) east of Seattle were attacked by a cougar, killing one of the men and leaving the second hospitalized in what authorities described as a rare occurrence.More >
  • Man sentenced to 15 years in prison for hacker sabotage

    Man sentenced to 15 years in prison for hacker sabotage

    Monday, May 21 2018 6:15 PM EDT2018-05-21 22:15:12 GMT
    A New Mexico man accused of paying hackers to sabotage websites affiliated with his former employers and state agencies has been sentenced in Minnesota to 15 years in prison.More >
    A New Mexico man accused of paying hackers to sabotage websites affiliated with his former employers and state agencies has been sentenced in Minnesota to 15 years in prison.More >
  • Gay-friendly Apple weighs North Carolina despite LGBT laws

    Gay-friendly Apple weighs North Carolina despite LGBT laws

    Monday, May 21 2018 5:47 PM EDT2018-05-21 21:47:10 GMT
    Gay-rights advocates are divided on a potential marriage between one of the corporations most friendly to LGBT workers and causes and North Carolina, where a law passed two years ago and still partly in effect...More >
    Gay-rights advocates are divided on a potential marriage between one of the corporations most friendly to LGBT workers and causes and North Carolina, where a law passed two years ago and still partly in effect allows discrimination against them.More >
  • Trudeau touts Canada's AI credentials at MIT tech gathering

    Trudeau touts Canada's AI credentials at MIT tech gathering

    Monday, May 21 2018 4:56 PM EDT2018-05-21 20:56:49 GMT
    (Sean Kilpatrick/The Canadian Press via AP). Canada's Prime Minister Justin Trudeau participates in an armchair discussion at a luncheon given by the Economic Club of New York on Thursday, May 17, 2018, in New York.(Sean Kilpatrick/The Canadian Press via AP). Canada's Prime Minister Justin Trudeau participates in an armchair discussion at a luncheon given by the Economic Club of New York on Thursday, May 17, 2018, in New York.
    Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is coming to MIT to speak with tech entrepreneurs.More >
    Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is coming to MIT to speak with tech entrepreneurs.More >
  • China says it can't guarantee no more trade tension with US

    China says it can't guarantee no more trade tension with US

    Monday, May 21 2018 4:52 PM EDT2018-05-21 20:52:43 GMT
    China's government says it cannot guarantee renewed trade tension with Washington can be avoided after U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said a spiraling dispute was "on hold".More >
    China's government says it cannot guarantee renewed trade tension with Washington can be avoided after U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said a spiraling dispute was "on hold".More >
  • Trump pulls back from brink of trade war with China

    Trump pulls back from brink of trade war with China

    Monday, May 21 2018 4:04 PM EDT2018-05-21 20:04:46 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong, File). FILE - In this April 30, 2018, file photo, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin speaks during a discussion at the Milken Institute Global Conference, in Beverly Hills, Calif. Mnuchin said Sunday, May 20, that the United State...(AP Photo/Jae C. Hong, File). FILE - In this April 30, 2018, file photo, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin speaks during a discussion at the Milken Institute Global Conference, in Beverly Hills, Calif. Mnuchin said Sunday, May 20, that the United State...
    Trade war between China, US put on hold after talks aimed at reducing America's massive trade deficit with Beijing.More >
    Trade war between China, US put on hold after talks aimed at reducing America's massive trade deficit with Beijing.More >
  • The Latest: More dead whales found in San Francisco Bay Area

    The Latest: More dead whales found in San Francisco Bay Area

    Monday, May 21 2018 2:25 PM EDT2018-05-21 18:25:53 GMT
    A second dead whale has been found in the San Francisco Bay Area, and experts will try to determine what killed the animals discovered Friday.More >
    A second dead whale has been found in the San Francisco Bay Area, and experts will try to determine what killed the animals discovered Friday.More >
  • PayPal gains bigger in-store presence with $2.2B acquisition

    PayPal gains bigger in-store presence with $2.2B acquisition

    Monday, May 21 2018 11:46 AM EDT2018-05-21 15:46:43 GMT
    PayPal is buying financial services startup iZettle for $2.2 billion to expand its digital payment service into thousands of brick-and-mortar stores in Europe and Latin America.More >
    PayPal is buying financial services startup iZettle for $2.2 billion to expand its digital payment service into thousands of brick-and-mortar stores in Europe and Latin America.More >
  • Chrissy Teigen and John Legend reveal name of newborn son

    Chrissy Teigen and John Legend reveal name of newborn son

    Monday, May 21 2018 11:24 AM EDT2018-05-21 15:24:34 GMT
    (Photo by Andy Kropa/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this Tuesday, April 24, 2018, file photo, Chrissy Teigen, left, and John Legend attend City Harvest's 35th Anniversary Gala at Cipriani 42nd Street on  in New York. Teigen and Legend now have a baby bo...(Photo by Andy Kropa/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this Tuesday, April 24, 2018, file photo, Chrissy Teigen, left, and John Legend attend City Harvest's 35th Anniversary Gala at Cipriani 42nd Street on in New York. Teigen and Legend now have a baby bo...
    Chrissy Teigen and John Legend now have a baby boy to go with their toddler girl.More >
    Chrissy Teigen and John Legend now have a baby boy to go with their toddler girl.More >
  • Facebook: We're better at policing nudity than hate speech

    Facebook: We're better at policing nudity than hate speech

    Monday, May 21 2018 7:27 AM EDT2018-05-21 11:27:35 GMT
    Facebook report reveals its screening system is better at detecting some forms of offensive content than others.More >
    Facebook report reveals its screening system is better at detecting some forms of offensive content than others.More >
  • Hawaii volcano explosions could go for weeks, experts say

    Hawaii volcano explosions could go for weeks, experts say

    Monday, May 21 2018 7:26 AM EDT2018-05-21 11:26:45 GMT
    (AP Photo/Caleb Jones). Clouds, ash and volcanic gases hang over Hawaii's Big Island, Thursday, May 17, 2018, after Kilauea volcano erupted from the summit crater earlier in the day.(AP Photo/Caleb Jones). Clouds, ash and volcanic gases hang over Hawaii's Big Island, Thursday, May 17, 2018, after Kilauea volcano erupted from the summit crater earlier in the day.
    Scientist predictions from eight days ago of powerful steam-driven explosions at Hawaii's Kilauea volcano have come true.More >
    Scientist predictions from eight days ago of powerful steam-driven explosions at Hawaii's Kilauea volcano have come true.More >
  • Sea otters rebound but struggle to regain historic range

    Sea otters rebound but struggle to regain historic range

    Monday, May 21 2018 6:33 AM EDT2018-05-21 10:33:37 GMT
    (AP Photo/Eric Risberg). In this photo taken Monday, March 26, 2018, sea otters are seen together along the Elkhorn Slough in Moss Landing, Calif. Along 300 miles of California coastline, including Elkhorn Slough, a wildlife-friendly pocket of tidal sa...(AP Photo/Eric Risberg). In this photo taken Monday, March 26, 2018, sea otters are seen together along the Elkhorn Slough in Moss Landing, Calif. Along 300 miles of California coastline, including Elkhorn Slough, a wildlife-friendly pocket of tidal sa...
    Despite decades of government protection, southern sea otters on West Coast still only occupy about a fraction of their historic range.More >
    Despite decades of government protection, southern sea otters on West Coast still only occupy about a fraction of their historic range.More >
  • German-Russian pipeline takes shape despite US protests

    German-Russian pipeline takes shape despite US protests

    Monday, May 21 2018 5:33 AM EDT2018-05-21 09:33:16 GMT
    American officials say a pipeline project between Russia and Germany risks triggering U.S. sanctions because of security concerns.More >
    American officials say a pipeline project between Russia and Germany risks triggering U.S. sanctions because of security concerns.More >
  • Rhino in San Diego pregnant, could help save subspecies

    Rhino in San Diego pregnant, could help save subspecies

    Monday, May 21 2018 4:02 AM EDT2018-05-21 08:02:15 GMT
    A southern white rhino named Victoria has become pregnant through artificial insemination at the San Diego Zoo Safari Park.More >
    A southern white rhino named Victoria has become pregnant through artificial insemination at the San Diego Zoo Safari Park.More >
  • Faster-moving Hawaii lava gushes into sea, spews new danger

    Faster-moving Hawaii lava gushes into sea, spews new danger

    Monday, May 21 2018 1:14 AM EDT2018-05-21 05:14:57 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong). A resident photographs toxic gases emitting from cracks in the Leilani Estates subdivision near Pahoa, Hawaii Saturday, May 19, 2018. Two fissures that opened up in a rural Hawaii community have merged to produce faster and more...(AP Photo/Jae C. Hong). A resident photographs toxic gases emitting from cracks in the Leilani Estates subdivision near Pahoa, Hawaii Saturday, May 19, 2018. Two fissures that opened up in a rural Hawaii community have merged to produce faster and more...
    Lava has destroyed four homes and left dozens of others in the shadow of Hawaii's Kilauea volcano isolated, forcing more residents to plan for a possible evacuation.More >
    Lava has destroyed four homes and left dozens of others in the shadow of Hawaii's Kilauea volcano isolated, forcing more residents to plan for a possible evacuation.More >
  • As Trump pressures DOJ, Giuliani says probe may end by Sept

    As Trump pressures DOJ, Giuliani says probe may end by Sept

    Monday, May 21 2018 12:42 AM EDT2018-05-21 04:42:09 GMT
    President Donald Trump says he'll demand that the Justice Department review whether the department or the FBI infiltrated his presidential campaign for political purposes, and whether any demands or requests came...More >
    President Donald Trump says he'll demand that the Justice Department review whether the department or the FBI infiltrated his presidential campaign for political purposes, and whether any demands or requests came from the Obama administration.More >
  • High-tech, sphere-shaped arena coming to Las Vegas Strip

    High-tech, sphere-shaped arena coming to Las Vegas Strip

    Sunday, May 20 2018 11:06 PM EDT2018-05-21 03:06:35 GMT
    An 18,000-seat, sphere-shaped venue that will host concerts and other entertainment events on the Las Vegas Strip will break ground this summer.More >
    An 18,000-seat, sphere-shaped venue that will host concerts and other entertainment events on the Las Vegas Strip will break ground this summer.More >
  • The Latest: Trump orders FBI probe - and IG to widen query

    The Latest: Trump orders FBI probe - and IG to widen query

    Sunday, May 20 2018 11:05 PM EDT2018-05-21 03:05:37 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File). File - In this May 16, 2018, file photo, President Donald Trump listens to a question during a meeting in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington. Trump says he'll demand that the Justice Department review whether ...(AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File). File - In this May 16, 2018, file photo, President Donald Trump listens to a question during a meeting in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington. Trump says he'll demand that the Justice Department review whether ...
    President's lawyer says special counsel Robert Mueller could conclude his probe by September if Trump agrees to an interview.More >
    President's lawyer says special counsel Robert Mueller could conclude his probe by September if Trump agrees to an interview.More >
  • Alaska fishermen: Sea otter comeback is eating into profits

    Alaska fishermen: Sea otter comeback is eating into profits

    Sunday, May 20 2018 7:56 PM EDT2018-05-20 23:56:01 GMT
    (AP Photo/Dan Joling, File). In this May 21, 2016 file photo, a northern sea otter floats on its back while crushing a clam shell with its teeth in the small boat harbor at Seward, Alaska. Sea otters, once wiped out by hunting along Alaska's Panhandle,...(AP Photo/Dan Joling, File). In this May 21, 2016 file photo, a northern sea otter floats on its back while crushing a clam shell with its teeth in the small boat harbor at Seward, Alaska. Sea otters, once wiped out by hunting along Alaska's Panhandle,...
    Sea otters have come back from the brink of extinction along Alaska's Panhandle but fishermen who target shellfish are seeking relief from their voracious appetites.More >
    Sea otters have come back from the brink of extinction along Alaska's Panhandle but fishermen who target shellfish are seeking relief from their voracious appetites.More >
  • Archaeologists find street of balconies in Italy's Pompeii

    Archaeologists find street of balconies in Italy's Pompeii

    Sunday, May 20 2018 5:36 PM EDT2018-05-20 21:36:17 GMT
    Archaeologists excavating an unexplored part of Italy's volcanic ash-covered city of Pompeii have discovered a street of houses with intact balconies that were buried when Mount Vesuvius erupted in 79 AD.More >
    Archaeologists excavating an unexplored part of Italy's volcanic ash-covered city of Pompeii have discovered a street of houses with intact balconies that were buried when Mount Vesuvius erupted in 79 AD.More >
  • Episcopal bishop Curry gives royal wedding an American flair

    Episcopal bishop Curry gives royal wedding an American flair

    Sunday, May 20 2018 5:32 PM EDT2018-05-20 21:32:47 GMT
    (Steve Parsons/Pool Photo via AP). In this picture taken on Monday, May 14, 2018, James Vivian, Director of Music at St George's Chapel, directs the St. George's Chapel Choir during a rehearsal before evensong and ahead of the wedding of Prince Harry a...(Steve Parsons/Pool Photo via AP). In this picture taken on Monday, May 14, 2018, James Vivian, Director of Music at St George's Chapel, directs the St. George's Chapel Choir during a rehearsal before evensong and ahead of the wedding of Prince Harry a...
    Prince Harry and Meghan Markle will marry in an Anglican service with an American flavor that mixes prayers, classical music, a gospel choir and sweet soul sounds.More >
    Prince Harry and Meghan Markle will marry in an Anglican service with an American flavor that mixes prayers, classical music, a gospel choir and sweet soul sounds.More >
  • Clocks may go a little cuckoo with power grid change

    Clocks may go a little cuckoo with power grid change

    Sunday, May 20 2018 3:43 PM EDT2018-05-20 19:43:39 GMT
    (AP Photo/Patrick Sison). FILE - This Tuesday, June 30, 2015 file photo shows a wall clock in New York. Plugged-in clocks may be losing or gaining as much as seven and a half minutes between May and November 2018 because of U.S. government energy dereg...(AP Photo/Patrick Sison). FILE - This Tuesday, June 30, 2015 file photo shows a wall clock in New York. Plugged-in clocks may be losing or gaining as much as seven and a half minutes between May and November 2018 because of U.S. government energy dereg...
    Some clocks in U.S. may be running too slow or too fast because of a change to a power grid rule.More >
    Some clocks in U.S. may be running too slow or too fast because of a change to a power grid rule.More >
  • Trump Jr. met with Mueller witness during campaign

    Trump Jr. met with Mueller witness during campaign

    Sunday, May 20 2018 2:05 PM EDT2018-05-20 18:05:44 GMT
    Donald Trump Jr. met during the 2016 campaign with two men who are now a focus of investigators working for special counsel Robert Mueller.More >
    Donald Trump Jr. met during the 2016 campaign with two men who are now a focus of investigators working for special counsel Robert Mueller.More >
  • Kroger, fending off online rivals, ups stake in UK's Ocado

    Kroger, fending off online rivals, ups stake in UK's Ocado

    Sunday, May 20 2018 1:37 PM EDT2018-05-20 17:37:40 GMT
    Kroger is increasing its investment in Britain's Ocado by 5 pct.More >
    Kroger is increasing its investment in Britain's Ocado by 5 pct.More >
  • Malaysians transfixed by luxury goods seized from ex-PM flat

    Malaysians transfixed by luxury goods seized from ex-PM flat

    Sunday, May 20 2018 10:12 AM EDT2018-05-20 14:12:22 GMT
    (AP Photo). Police load confiscated items into a truck in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Friday, May 18, 2018. Malaysian police confiscated a few hundred designer handbags and dozens of suitcases containing cash, jewelry and other valuables as part of a corrup...(AP Photo). Police load confiscated items into a truck in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Friday, May 18, 2018. Malaysian police confiscated a few hundred designer handbags and dozens of suitcases containing cash, jewelry and other valuables as part of a corrup...
    Malaysian police say they have confiscated 284 designer handbags and 72 suitcases containing cash, jewelry and other valuables as part of a corruption and money-laundering investigation into former Prime Minister...More >
    Malaysian police say they have confiscated 284 designer handbags and 72 suitcases containing cash, jewelry and other valuables as part of a corruption and money-laundering investigation into former Prime Minister Najib Razak.More >
  • Scholar: Dumping fossil fuels by 2050 needed to save climate

    Scholar: Dumping fossil fuels by 2050 needed to save climate

    Sunday, May 20 2018 5:52 AM EDT2018-05-20 09:52:07 GMT
    A prominent American economist says getting rid of fossil fuels by mid-century and switching to renewable energy sources and nuclear power offers the best chance of meeting the climate change targets set out by the...More >
    A prominent American economist says getting rid of fossil fuels by mid-century and switching to renewable energy sources and nuclear power offers the best chance of meeting the climate change targets set out by the Paris accord.More >
  • Emissions of banned ozone-eating chemical somehow are rising

    Emissions of banned ozone-eating chemical somehow are rising

    Sunday, May 20 2018 1:16 AM EDT2018-05-20 05:16:13 GMT
    (Patrick Cullis/NOAA via AP). This undated photo provided by NOAA in May 2018 shows aurora australis near the South Pole Atmospheric Research Observatory in Antarctica. When a hole in the ozone formed over Antarctica, countries around the world in 1987...(Patrick Cullis/NOAA via AP). This undated photo provided by NOAA in May 2018 shows aurora australis near the South Pole Atmospheric Research Observatory in Antarctica. When a hole in the ozone formed over Antarctica, countries around the world in 1987...
    Emissions are somehow rising of a banned chemical that eats away at Earth's protective ozone layer, surprising scientists.More >
    Emissions are somehow rising of a banned chemical that eats away at Earth's protective ozone layer, surprising scientists.More >
  • Hawaii lava flow ramps up as new magma mixes with old

    Hawaii lava flow ramps up as new magma mixes with old

    Sunday, May 20 2018 12:41 AM EDT2018-05-20 04:41:44 GMT
    (AP Photo/Marco Garcia). Lava crosses the road near Pohoiki Road, Friday, May 18, 2018, near Pahoa, Hawaii. Several open fissure vents are still producing lava splatter and flow in evacuated areas. Gas is also pouring from the vents, cloaking homes and...(AP Photo/Marco Garcia). Lava crosses the road near Pohoiki Road, Friday, May 18, 2018, near Pahoa, Hawaii. Several open fissure vents are still producing lava splatter and flow in evacuated areas. Gas is also pouring from the vents, cloaking homes and...
    Hawaii officials warned residents that fast-moving lava was approaching an area near homes that were previously destroyed by eruptions from Hawaii's Kilauea volcano.More >
    Hawaii officials warned residents that fast-moving lava was approaching an area near homes that were previously destroyed by eruptions from Hawaii's Kilauea volcano.More >
  • Detained Saudi women driving campaigners branded traitors

    Detained Saudi women driving campaigners branded traitors

    Saturday, May 19 2018 5:25 PM EDT2018-05-19 21:25:50 GMT
    (AP Photo/Hasan Jamali, File). FILE - In this March 29, 2014 file photo, Aziza al-Yousef drives a car on a highway in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, as part of a campaign to defy Saudi Arabia's ban on women driving. Saudi authorities have detained at least six ...(AP Photo/Hasan Jamali, File). FILE - In this March 29, 2014 file photo, Aziza al-Yousef drives a car on a highway in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, as part of a campaign to defy Saudi Arabia's ban on women driving. Saudi authorities have detained at least six ...
    Seven people in Saudi Arabia, including four prominent women's rights activists who campaigned for the right to drive, are being accused by state security of working with "foreign entities".More >
    Seven people in Saudi Arabia, including four prominent women's rights activists who campaigned for the right to drive, are being accused by state security of working with "foreign entities".More >
  • Parkland students on Texas: "They're part of this now"

    Parkland students on Texas: "They're part of this now"

    Saturday, May 19 2018 1:13 PM EDT2018-05-19 17:13:19 GMT
    (Steve Gonzale/Houston Chronicle via AP). Law enforcement officers respond to an active shooter in front of Santa Fe High School Friday, May 18, 2018, in Santa Fe, Texas.(Steve Gonzale/Houston Chronicle via AP). Law enforcement officers respond to an active shooter in front of Santa Fe High School Friday, May 18, 2018, in Santa Fe, Texas.
    Parkland school shooting survivors are expressing outrage and heartbreak on social media in the aftermath of the latest school shooting in Texas.More >
    Parkland school shooting survivors are expressing outrage and heartbreak on social media in the aftermath of the latest school shooting in Texas.More >
  • Gaza border protests resume as UN calls for inquiry

    Gaza border protests resume as UN calls for inquiry

    Saturday, May 19 2018 4:35 AM EDT2018-05-19 08:35:48 GMT
    Egypt's President Abdel-Fatah el-Sissi says he has ordered the opening of the Rafah border crossing with Gaza for the entire Muslim holy month of Ramadan, the longest length of time since 2013.More >
    Egypt's President Abdel-Fatah el-Sissi says he has ordered the opening of the Rafah border crossing with Gaza for the entire Muslim holy month of Ramadan, the longest length of time since 2013.More >
  • Trump says spy infiltrated his campaign; lawyer casts doubt

    Trump says spy infiltrated his campaign; lawyer casts doubt

    Saturday, May 19 2018 4:01 AM EDT2018-05-19 08:01:30 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump speaks during a roundtable on immigration policy in California in the Cabinet Room of the White House, Wednesday, May 16, 2018, in Washington.(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump speaks during a roundtable on immigration policy in California in the Cabinet Room of the White House, Wednesday, May 16, 2018, in Washington.
    President Donald Trump is citing news reports as evidence that the Justice Department spied on his 2016 campaign, tweeting "Really bad stuff!".More >
    President Donald Trump is citing news reports as evidence that the Justice Department spied on his 2016 campaign, tweeting "Really bad stuff!".More >
  • The Latest: Affidavit: Gunman didn't shoot students he liked

    The Latest: Affidavit: Gunman didn't shoot students he liked

    Saturday, May 19 2018 3:41 AM EDT2018-05-19 07:41:12 GMT
    (KTRK-TV ABC13 via AP). In this image taken from video law enforcement officers respond to a high school near Houston after an active shooter was reported on campus, Friday, May 18, 2018, in Santa Fe, Texas. The Santa Fe school district issued an alert...(KTRK-TV ABC13 via AP). In this image taken from video law enforcement officers respond to a high school near Houston after an active shooter was reported on campus, Friday, May 18, 2018, in Santa Fe, Texas. The Santa Fe school district issued an alert...
    Houston-area media citing unnamed law enforcement officials are reporting that there are fatalities following a shooting at a high school.More >
    Houston-area media citing unnamed law enforcement officials are reporting that there are fatalities following a shooting at a high school.More >
  • Senate backs effort to restore 'net neutrality' rules

    Senate backs effort to restore 'net neutrality' rules

    Saturday, May 19 2018 1:44 AM EDT2018-05-19 05:44:56 GMT
    The Senate is poised to approve legislation designed to reverse the Federal Communications Commission's effort to deregulate the Internet.More >
    The Senate is poised to approve legislation designed to reverse the Federal Communications Commission's effort to deregulate the Internet.More >
  • Hawaii officials warn residents about latest lava flow

    Hawaii officials warn residents about latest lava flow

    Saturday, May 19 2018 1:20 AM EDT2018-05-19 05:20:53 GMT
    (AP Photo/Caleb Jones). Lindsey Magnani, center, her finance Elroy Rodrigues, left, and their children, Kahele, right, and Kayden, not shown, pick up respirators to help protect against ash from Kilauea volcano, Thursday, May 17, 2018, in Volcano, Hawa...(AP Photo/Caleb Jones). Lindsey Magnani, center, her finance Elroy Rodrigues, left, and their children, Kahele, right, and Kayden, not shown, pick up respirators to help protect against ash from Kilauea volcano, Thursday, May 17, 2018, in Volcano, Hawa...
    A volcano on Hawaii's Big Island has spewed a steely gray plume of ash into the sky that began raining down on a nearby town.More >
    A volcano on Hawaii's Big Island has spewed a steely gray plume of ash into the sky that began raining down on a nearby town.More >
  • Teen held in Texas attack is said to have used father's guns

    Teen held in Texas attack is said to have used father's guns

    Saturday, May 19 2018 1:00 AM EDT2018-05-19 05:00:56 GMT
    (AP Photo/David J. Phillip). Law enforcement vehicles are parked outside the Alamo Gym where students and parents wait to reunite following a shooting at Santa Fe High School Friday, May 18, 2018, in Santa Fe, Texas.(AP Photo/David J. Phillip). Law enforcement vehicles are parked outside the Alamo Gym where students and parents wait to reunite following a shooting at Santa Fe High School Friday, May 18, 2018, in Santa Fe, Texas.
    The Associated Press has learned that the Texas student in custody in the school shooting at Santa Fe High School played football and danced as part of a church group.More >
    The Associated Press has learned that the Texas student in custody in the school shooting at Santa Fe High School played football and danced as part of a church group.More >
  • Phone data-leak company: No record of location-data abuse

    Phone data-leak company: No record of location-data abuse

    Friday, May 18 2018 9:10 PM EDT2018-05-19 01:10:38 GMT
    (AP Photo/G-Jun Yam, File). FILE- In this June 6, 2017, file photo, a man checks his phone in an alley in downtown Chicago. A security researcher says a website flaw at a U.S. company could have allowed anyone to pinpoint the location of nearly any cel...(AP Photo/G-Jun Yam, File). FILE- In this June 6, 2017, file photo, a man checks his phone in an alley in downtown Chicago. A security researcher says a website flaw at a U.S. company could have allowed anyone to pinpoint the location of nearly any cel...
    Phone data-leak company: No record of location-data abuse.More >
    Phone data-leak company: No record of location-data abuse.More >
  • Study says China-backed dam in Cambodia would destroy Mekong

    Study says China-backed dam in Cambodia would destroy Mekong

    Friday, May 18 2018 7:53 PM EDT2018-05-18 23:53:34 GMT
    A study says a Chinese-backed plan for Cambodia to build the Mekong River's biggest dam would destroy fisheries that feed millions and worsen tensions with Vietnam, the downstream country with most to lose from...More >
    A study says a Chinese-backed plan for Cambodia to build the Mekong River's biggest dam would destroy fisheries that feed millions and worsen tensions with Vietnam, the downstream country with most to lose from dams on the waterway.More >
  • Toshiba's chip sale to consortium wins regulatory approval

    Toshiba's chip sale to consortium wins regulatory approval

    Friday, May 18 2018 7:47 PM EDT2018-05-18 23:47:49 GMT
    Japanese electronics company Toshiba Corp. says the sale of its computer memory chip business to a consortium led by Bain Capital Private Equity has cleared all anti-trust regulatory approval, including a final one...More >
    Japanese electronics company Toshiba Corp. says the sale of its computer memory chip business to a consortium led by Bain Capital Private Equity has cleared all anti-trust regulatory approval, including a final one it was awaiting from China.More >
  • The Latest: Trudeau touts Canada's AI potential at MIT

    The Latest: Trudeau touts Canada's AI potential at MIT

    Friday, May 18 2018 6:14 PM EDT2018-05-18 22:14:37 GMT
    (AP Photo/Charles Krupa). Prime Minister Justin Trudeau gestures during a roundtable discussion with members of the Canadian Technology Accelerator in Cambridge, Mass., Thursday, May 17, 2018.(AP Photo/Charles Krupa). Prime Minister Justin Trudeau gestures during a roundtable discussion with members of the Canadian Technology Accelerator in Cambridge, Mass., Thursday, May 17, 2018.
    Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says Canada is "investing massively in AI," building on decades of research by Canadian computer scientists who helped provide the "modern underpinnings" advancing the field...More >
    Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says Canada is "investing massively in AI," building on decades of research by Canadian computer scientists who helped provide the "modern underpinnings" advancing the field of artificial intelligence.More >
  • Website flaw exposes real-time locations of US cellphones

    Website flaw exposes real-time locations of US cellphones

    Friday, May 18 2018 4:35 PM EDT2018-05-18 20:35:17 GMT
    (AP Photo/G-Jun Yam, File). FILE- In this June 6, 2017, file photo, a man checks his phone in an alley in downtown Chicago. A security researcher says a website flaw at a U.S. company could have allowed anyone to pinpoint the location of nearly any cel...(AP Photo/G-Jun Yam, File). FILE- In this June 6, 2017, file photo, a man checks his phone in an alley in downtown Chicago. A security researcher says a website flaw at a U.S. company could have allowed anyone to pinpoint the location of nearly any cel...
    Website flaw exposes real-time locations of US cellphones.More >
    Website flaw exposes real-time locations of US cellphones.More >
  • AP FACT CHECK: Tesla safety claims aren't quite right

    AP FACT CHECK: Tesla safety claims aren't quite right

    Friday, May 18 2018 1:32 PM EDT2018-05-18 17:32:01 GMT
    (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File). FILE - In this Sept. 29, 2015, file photo, Elon Musk, CEO of Tesla Motors Inc., introduces the Model X car at the company's headquarters in Fremont, Calif. For years, Tesla has boasted that its cars and SUVs are sa...(AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File). FILE - In this Sept. 29, 2015, file photo, Elon Musk, CEO of Tesla Motors Inc., introduces the Model X car at the company's headquarters in Fremont, Calif. For years, Tesla has boasted that its cars and SUVs are sa...
    AP FACT CHECK: Tesla safety claims are partly true but not quite right.More >
    AP FACT CHECK: Tesla safety claims are partly true but not quite right.More >
  • Mercer sisters liquidate beleaguered Cambridge Analytica

    Mercer sisters liquidate beleaguered Cambridge Analytica

    Friday, May 18 2018 11:52 AM EDT2018-05-18 15:52:00 GMT
    Cambridge Analytica, beleaguered data collection agency that worked for President Donald Trump's 2016 election campaign, files for bankruptcy protection.More >
    Cambridge Analytica, beleaguered data collection agency that worked for President Donald Trump's 2016 election campaign, files for bankruptcy protection.More >
  • Zuckerberg to meet EU officials _ dodging public grilling

    Zuckerberg to meet EU officials _ dodging public grilling

    Friday, May 18 2018 11:46 AM EDT2018-05-18 15:46:27 GMT
    (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File). FILE- In this May 1, 2018, file photo, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg makes the keynote speech at F8, Facebook's developer conference, in San Jose, Calif. Facebook is suspending about 200 apps that it believes may ha...(AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File). FILE- In this May 1, 2018, file photo, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg makes the keynote speech at F8, Facebook's developer conference, in San Jose, Calif. Facebook is suspending about 200 apps that it believes may ha...
    Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has accepted to come explain his company's recent privacy issues with and allegations that it misused personal data at the European Parliament, the legislature's president says.More >
    Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has accepted to come explain his company's recent privacy issues with and allegations that it misused personal data at the European Parliament, the legislature's president says.More >
  • Gov't approves $10B deal to overhaul VA medical records

    Gov't approves $10B deal to overhaul VA medical records

    Friday, May 18 2018 11:42 AM EDT2018-05-18 15:42:58 GMT
    The government has signed a $10 billion deal to overhaul the electronic health records of millions of veterans.More >
    The government has signed a $10 billion deal to overhaul the electronic health records of millions of veterans.More >
  • Audio clip spurs social media debate over yanny or laurel

    Audio clip spurs social media debate over yanny or laurel

    Friday, May 18 2018 8:14 AM EDT2018-05-18 12:14:51 GMT
    Do you hear what I hear.More >
    Do you hear what I hear.More >
  • Asian stocks marginally higher on backdrop of US-China talks

    Asian stocks marginally higher on backdrop of US-China talks

    Friday, May 18 2018 4:00 AM EDT2018-05-18 08:00:26 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE- This April 5, 2018, file photo shows the facade of the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Thursday, May 17.(AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE- This April 5, 2018, file photo shows the facade of the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Thursday, May 17.
    Stock indexes edge mostly higher in morning trading, shaking off an early stumble.More >
    Stock indexes edge mostly higher in morning trading, shaking off an early stumble.More >
  • Corps leaving Puerto Rico with hurricane recovery unfinished

    Corps leaving Puerto Rico with hurricane recovery unfinished

    Friday, May 18 2018 3:11 AM EDT2018-05-18 07:11:28 GMT
    (AP Photo/Carlos Giusti). In this May 16, 2018 photo, a worker with Cobra Energy Company, contracted by the Army Corps of Engineers, installs power lines in the Barrio Martorel area of Yabucoa, a town where many people are still without power in Puerto...(AP Photo/Carlos Giusti). In this May 16, 2018 photo, a worker with Cobra Energy Company, contracted by the Army Corps of Engineers, installs power lines in the Barrio Martorel area of Yabucoa, a town where many people are still without power in Puerto...
    The Army Corps of Engineers is ending its work to rebuild Puerto Rico's electric grid despite fears the island's government won't be able to restore power on its own to more than 16,000 people who remain blacked...More >
    The Army Corps of Engineers is ending its work to rebuild Puerto Rico's electric grid despite fears the island's government won't be able to restore power on its own to more than 16,000 people who remain blacked out eight months after Hurricane Maria.More >
  • 'Excited and scared': Hawaii volcano spews huge cloud of ash

    'Excited and scared': Hawaii volcano spews huge cloud of ash

    Friday, May 18 2018 1:33 AM EDT2018-05-18 05:33:05 GMT
    (AP Photo/Caleb Jones). Lava shoots into the night sky from active fissures on the lower east rift of the Kilauea volcano, Tuesday, May 15, 2018, near Pahoa, Hawaii.(AP Photo/Caleb Jones). Lava shoots into the night sky from active fissures on the lower east rift of the Kilauea volcano, Tuesday, May 15, 2018, near Pahoa, Hawaii.
    A geophysicist says a plume that's rising from the Kilauea volcano summit on Hawaii's Big Island does not contain as much ash as it did Tuesday.More >
    A geophysicist says a plume that's rising from the Kilauea volcano summit on Hawaii's Big Island does not contain as much ash as it did Tuesday.More >
  • Gambling, tech firms scramble for foothold in sports betting

    Gambling, tech firms scramble for foothold in sports betting

    Friday, May 18 2018 12:43 AM EDT2018-05-18 04:43:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Locher). In this Monday, May 14, 2018 photo, betting odds are displayed on a board in the sports book at the South Point hotel and casino in Las Vegas. Now that the U.S. Supreme Court has cleared the way for states to legalize sports bet...(AP Photo/John Locher). In this Monday, May 14, 2018 photo, betting odds are displayed on a board in the sports book at the South Point hotel and casino in Las Vegas. Now that the U.S. Supreme Court has cleared the way for states to legalize sports bet...
    Gambling and technology firms are scrambling to position themselves for a piece of the emerging sports betting market in the U.S. now that the Supreme Court has cleared the way for states to legalize it.More >
    Gambling and technology firms are scrambling to position themselves for a piece of the emerging sports betting market in the U.S. now that the Supreme Court has cleared the way for states to legalize it.More >
  • Lawmakers repel challenge to much-criticized sugar program

    Lawmakers repel challenge to much-criticized sugar program

    Friday, May 18 2018 12:23 AM EDT2018-05-18 04:23:24 GMT
    Food processors, soft drink manufacturers and candy makers are squaring off against the U.S. sugar industry in a familiar battle over a program that props up sugar prices.More >
    Food processors, soft drink manufacturers and candy makers are squaring off against the U.S. sugar industry in a familiar battle over a program that props up sugar prices.More >
  • Spacewalking astronauts perform pump swap at space station

    Spacewalking astronauts perform pump swap at space station

    Thursday, May 17 2018 9:22 PM EDT2018-05-18 01:22:34 GMT
    NASA astronauts are taking a spacewalk to shuffle around a couple of space station pumps.More >
    NASA astronauts are taking a spacewalk to shuffle around a couple of space station pumps.More >
  • Thoreau's 'Walden' gets new life as a video game

    Thoreau's 'Walden' gets new life as a video game

    Thursday, May 17 2018 8:11 PM EDT2018-05-18 00:11:57 GMT
    (AP Photo/Elise Amendola, File). FILE - This May 23, 2017, file photo shows a view of Walden Pond in Concord, Mass., where the 19th century American philosopher and naturalist Henry David Thoreau spent two years in solitude and reflection. A new Playst...(AP Photo/Elise Amendola, File). FILE - This May 23, 2017, file photo shows a view of Walden Pond in Concord, Mass., where the 19th century American philosopher and naturalist Henry David Thoreau spent two years in solitude and reflection. A new Playst...
    A team at the University of Southern California's Game Innovation Lab has adapted Henry David Thoreau's "Walden" into a video game.More >
    A team at the University of Southern California's Game Innovation Lab has adapted Henry David Thoreau's "Walden" into a video game.More >
  • Car data: Utah Tesla driver had hands off wheel before crash

    Car data: Utah Tesla driver had hands off wheel before crash

    Thursday, May 17 2018 8:11 PM EDT2018-05-18 00:11:54 GMT
    Data from a Tesla electric vehicle confirms that a Utah driver had engaged the car's semi-autonomous Autopilot functions before she slammed into the back of a fire truck last week.More >
    Data from a Tesla electric vehicle confirms that a Utah driver had engaged the car's semi-autonomous Autopilot functions before she slammed into the back of a fire truck last week.More >
  • Nordstrom posts strong profit but its sales gains are meager

    Nordstrom posts strong profit but its sales gains are meager

    Thursday, May 17 2018 7:50 PM EDT2018-05-17 23:50:51 GMT
    (AP Photo/Darron Cummings, File). FILE- In this Aug. 23, 2017, file photo, a Nordstrom sign is displayed outside of a mall in Indianapolis. Nordstrom Inc. reports earnings on Thursday, May 17, 2018.(AP Photo/Darron Cummings, File). FILE- In this Aug. 23, 2017, file photo, a Nordstrom sign is displayed outside of a mall in Indianapolis. Nordstrom Inc. reports earnings on Thursday, May 17, 2018.
    Nordstrom beats 1Q expectations.More >
    Nordstrom beats 1Q expectations.More >
  • EU takes 6 member states to court over air quality

    EU takes 6 member states to court over air quality

    Thursday, May 17 2018 7:22 PM EDT2018-05-17 23:22:46 GMT
    (AP Photo/Martin Meissner, File). FILE - In this Dec. 16, 2009 file photo, steam and smoke rise from a coal burning power plant in Gelsenkirchen, Germany. The European Union is taking six member states to court for exposing their citizens to too much a...(AP Photo/Martin Meissner, File). FILE - In this Dec. 16, 2009 file photo, steam and smoke rise from a coal burning power plant in Gelsenkirchen, Germany. The European Union is taking six member states to court for exposing their citizens to too much a...
    The European Union is taking six member states to court for exposing their citizens to too much air pollution.More >
    The European Union is taking six member states to court for exposing their citizens to too much air pollution.More >
  • Correction: Cyberattack Fighter-Detained story

    Correction: Cyberattack Fighter-Detained story

    Thursday, May 17 2018 6:44 PM EDT2018-05-17 22:44:57 GMT
    (AP Photo/Frank Augstein, File). FILE - This May 15, 2017, file photo shows British cybersecurity expert Marcus Hutchins during an interview in Ilfracombe, England. Hutchins, accused of creating and distributing malware designed to steal banking passwo...(AP Photo/Frank Augstein, File). FILE - This May 15, 2017, file photo shows British cybersecurity expert Marcus Hutchins during an interview in Ilfracombe, England. Hutchins, accused of creating and distributing malware designed to steal banking passwo...
    A British cybersecurity expert accused of creating and distributing malware designed to steal banking passwords is headed to court for a hearing on what evidence may be used in the case.More >
    A British cybersecurity expert accused of creating and distributing malware designed to steal banking passwords is headed to court for a hearing on what evidence may be used in the case.More >
  • The Latest: House votes to leave US sugar program alone

    The Latest: House votes to leave US sugar program alone

    Thursday, May 17 2018 6:29 PM EDT2018-05-17 22:29:58 GMT
    (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). Speaker of the House Paul Ryan, R-Wis., promotes this year's renewal of the farm bill during a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, May 17, 2018. GOP leaders have crafted the bill as a measure for tig...(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). Speaker of the House Paul Ryan, R-Wis., promotes this year's renewal of the farm bill during a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, May 17, 2018. GOP leaders have crafted the bill as a measure for tig...
    A key House Republican says conservative hardliners hoping to force progress on unrelated immigration issues are lining up to block passage of a major overhaul of farm subsidies and federal nutrition programs.More >
    A key House Republican says conservative hardliners hoping to force progress on unrelated immigration issues are lining up to block passage of a major overhaul of farm subsidies and federal nutrition programs.More >
  • Church with $2K in gas driller's stock wins methane vote

    Church with $2K in gas driller's stock wins methane vote

    Thursday, May 17 2018 6:20 PM EDT2018-05-17 22:20:07 GMT
    A church with a minuscule stake in Range Resources has won shareholder approval of a resolution to force Pennsylvania's largest natural gas driller to produce a report on its effort to scale back methane emissions.More >
    A church with a minuscule stake in Range Resources has won shareholder approval of a resolution to force Pennsylvania's largest natural gas driller to produce a report on its effort to scale back methane emissions.More >
  • In Denmark, Airbnb to report hosts' rent to tax authorities

    In Denmark, Airbnb to report hosts' rent to tax authorities

    Thursday, May 17 2018 5:26 PM EDT2018-05-17 21:26:06 GMT
    Denmark says online room-rental platform Airbnb will start to automatically report its users' deals to taxation authorities, the first country to do so.More >
    Denmark says online room-rental platform Airbnb will start to automatically report its users' deals to taxation authorities, the first country to do so.More >
  • Cambridge Analytica suspended head to appear at UK committee

    Cambridge Analytica suspended head to appear at UK committee

    Thursday, May 17 2018 4:40 PM EDT2018-05-17 20:40:43 GMT
    British lawmakers investigating the use of Facebook users' information in political campaigns say the suspended head of the political consultancy Cambridge Analytica has accepted a summons to appear before...More >
    British lawmakers investigating the use of Facebook users' information in political campaigns say the suspended head of the political consultancy Cambridge Analytica has accepted a summons to appear before committee a second time.More >
  • Trump's bid to help Chinese firm draws fire but raises hopes

    Trump's bid to help Chinese firm draws fire but raises hopes

    Thursday, May 17 2018 3:23 PM EDT2018-05-17 19:23:56 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ng Han Guan). In this May 8, 2018, photo, a woman pass by a ZTE building in Beijing, China. President Donald Trump's weekend social media musings about China injected new uncertainty into the Washington's punishment of Chinese tech giant ZTE ...(AP Photo/Ng Han Guan). In this May 8, 2018, photo, a woman pass by a ZTE building in Beijing, China. President Donald Trump's weekend social media musings about China injected new uncertainty into the Washington's punishment of Chinese tech giant ZTE ...
    Trump's surprise offer to help Chinese company ZTE draws fire but raises hopes in trade talks.More >
    Trump's surprise offer to help Chinese company ZTE draws fire but raises hopes in trade talks.More >
  • Credit card payments evolve beyond the mobile wallet

    Credit card payments evolve beyond the mobile wallet

    Thursday, May 17 2018 1:40 PM EDT2018-05-17 17:40:56 GMT
    (Leo Correa/AP Images for Visa). In this June 30, 2016, image taken by AP Images for Visa, Team Visa athlete Popole Misenga uses his Visa payment ring at the Copacabana Megastore in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.  Payment networks and manufacturers are buildi...(Leo Correa/AP Images for Visa). In this June 30, 2016, image taken by AP Images for Visa, Team Visa athlete Popole Misenga uses his Visa payment ring at the Copacabana Megastore in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Payment networks and manufacturers are buildi...
    Devices beyond the mobile wallet - accessories, appliances, vehicles - will offer checkout options as households become more connected.More >
    Devices beyond the mobile wallet - accessories, appliances, vehicles - will offer checkout options as households become more connected.More >
  • Greenpeace: Paper giant cut forests during conservation pact

    Greenpeace: Paper giant cut forests during conservation pact

    Thursday, May 17 2018 1:26 PM EDT2018-05-17 17:26:50 GMT
    Greenpeace has ended a five-year truce with one of the world's largest pulp and paper companies, accusing it of cutting down tropical forests in Indonesia during the entire time the two were cooperating on...More >
    Greenpeace has ended a five-year truce with one of the world's largest pulp and paper companies, accusing it of cutting down tropical forests in Indonesia during the entire time the two were cooperating on conservation.More >
  • Popular science center that featured sharks, Titanic closing

    Popular science center that featured sharks, Titanic closing

    Thursday, May 17 2018 1:05 PM EDT2018-05-17 17:05:51 GMT
    A popular science center that has attracted traveling exhibits to Maine's largest city is closing its doors.More >
    A popular science center that has attracted traveling exhibits to Maine's largest city is closing its doors.More >
  • Homeowners scramble as Hawaii volcano spews ash, lava

    Homeowners scramble as Hawaii volcano spews ash, lava

    Thursday, May 17 2018 1:05 PM EDT2018-05-17 17:05:48 GMT
    (Heather E. Hedenschau/Big Island Brokers via AP). This October 2017 photo shows the home of Patricia Deter in Leilani Estates near the town of Pahoa on the island of Hawaii. Deter owned her Hawaii home for about a month before lava from a volcano erup...(Heather E. Hedenschau/Big Island Brokers via AP). This October 2017 photo shows the home of Patricia Deter in Leilani Estates near the town of Pahoa on the island of Hawaii. Deter owned her Hawaii home for about a month before lava from a volcano erup...
    Destructive lava prompts worried Hawaii homeowners to ask: Am I covered for volcanos?.More >
    Destructive lava prompts worried Hawaii homeowners to ask: Am I covered for volcanos?.More >
  • After assault tweets, Pauley Perrette of 'NCIS' thanks CBS

    After assault tweets, Pauley Perrette of 'NCIS' thanks CBS

    Thursday, May 17 2018 11:41 AM EDT2018-05-17 15:41:33 GMT
    Actress Pauley Perrette says CBS has always been good to her and has always had her back, days after she said she suffered "multiple physical assaults" before leaving "NCIS" after 15 seasons.More >
    Actress Pauley Perrette says CBS has always been good to her and has always had her back, days after she said she suffered "multiple physical assaults" before leaving "NCIS" after 15 seasons.More >
  • The Latest: Zuckerberg to heading to EU next Tuesday

    The Latest: Zuckerberg to heading to EU next Tuesday

    Thursday, May 17 2018 11:33 AM EDT2018-05-17 15:33:02 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File). FILE - In this May 16, 2012, file photo, the Facebook logo is displayed on an iPad in Philadelphia.  Facebook believes its policing system is better at scrubbing graphic violence, gratuitous nudity and terrorist propaganda...(AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File). FILE - In this May 16, 2012, file photo, the Facebook logo is displayed on an iPad in Philadelphia. Facebook believes its policing system is better at scrubbing graphic violence, gratuitous nudity and terrorist propaganda...
    British lawmakers investigating the use of Facebook users' information in political campaigns say the suspended head of the political consultancy Cambridge Analytica has accepted a summons to appear before...More >
    British lawmakers investigating the use of Facebook users' information in political campaigns say the suspended head of the political consultancy Cambridge Analytica has accepted a summons to appear before committee a second time.More >
  • AP analysis shows how Bill Gates influences education policy

    AP analysis shows how Bill Gates influences education policy

    Thursday, May 17 2018 11:03 AM EDT2018-05-17 15:03:49 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren, file). FILE - In this Feb. 1, 2018 file photo, Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates and his wife Melinda take part in an AP interview in Kirkland, Wash. Gates' non-profit Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation has given about $44 million...(AP Photo/Ted S. Warren, file). FILE - In this Feb. 1, 2018 file photo, Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates and his wife Melinda take part in an AP interview in Kirkland, Wash. Gates' non-profit Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation has given about $44 million...
    Billionaire philanthropist Bill Gates saw an opportunity with a new federal education law that has widespread repercussions on American classrooms.More >
    Billionaire philanthropist Bill Gates saw an opportunity with a new federal education law that has widespread repercussions on American classrooms.More >
  • Trump says 'no folding' in trade negotiations with China

    Trump says 'no folding' in trade negotiations with China

    Thursday, May 17 2018 10:27 AM EDT2018-05-17 14:27:17 GMT
    President Donald Trump says there has been "no folding" in his trade negotiations with China, as he addresses his efforts to help a Chinese telecommunications company that violated U.S. sanctions.More >
    President Donald Trump says there has been "no folding" in his trade negotiations with China, as he addresses his efforts to help a Chinese telecommunications company that violated U.S. sanctions.More >
  • Kroger, fending off online rivals, ups stake in Ocado

    Kroger, fending off online rivals, ups stake in Ocado

    Thursday, May 17 2018 10:27 AM EDT2018-05-17 14:27:13 GMT
    Kroger is increasing its investment in Ocado by 5 pct.More >
    Kroger is increasing its investment in Ocado by 5 pct.More >
  • Trump to sign order to reform US infrastructure technology

    Trump to sign order to reform US infrastructure technology

    Thursday, May 17 2018 8:55 AM EDT2018-05-17 12:55:00 GMT
    President Donald Trump is signing an executive order to try to reform the federal government's confounding information technology structure.More >
    President Donald Trump is signing an executive order to try to reform the federal government's confounding information technology structure.More >
  • Seattle OKs taxing companies like Amazon to aid the homeless

    Seattle OKs taxing companies like Amazon to aid the homeless

    Thursday, May 17 2018 6:12 AM EDT2018-05-17 10:12:26 GMT
    (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson). Members of the public look on at a Seattle City Council before the council voted to approve a tax on large businesses such as Amazon and Starbucks to fight homelessness, Monday, May 14, 2018, in Seattle. The council on Monda...(AP Photo/Elaine Thompson). Members of the public look on at a Seattle City Council before the council voted to approve a tax on large businesses such as Amazon and Starbucks to fight homelessness, Monday, May 14, 2018, in Seattle. The council on Monda...
    Seattle's largest businesses such as Amazon and Starbucks will have to pay a new tax to help fund homeless services and affordable housing under a measure approved by city leaders.More >
    Seattle's largest businesses such as Amazon and Starbucks will have to pay a new tax to help fund homeless services and affordable housing under a measure approved by city leaders.More >
  • Asian stocks mixed as investors digest US, Japan data

    Asian stocks mixed as investors digest US, Japan data

    Thursday, May 17 2018 4:50 AM EDT2018-05-17 08:50:16 GMT
    (AP Photo/Kathy Willens, File). FILE- In this April 26, 2018, file photo, Vincent Pepe enjoys some fresh air outside the New York Stock Exchange where he works in the Financial District in New York. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Wedne...(AP Photo/Kathy Willens, File). FILE- In this April 26, 2018, file photo, Vincent Pepe enjoys some fresh air outside the New York Stock Exchange where he works in the Financial District in New York. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Wedne...
    U.S. stock indexes are edging higher in early trading, and Macy's is leading a retail sector rally.More >
    U.S. stock indexes are edging higher in early trading, and Macy's is leading a retail sector rally.More >
  • The Latest: National Guard ready to evacuate people

    The Latest: National Guard ready to evacuate people

    Thursday, May 17 2018 1:31 AM EDT2018-05-17 05:31:57 GMT
    (AP Photo/Caleb Jones). Lava shoots into the night sky from active fissures on the lower east rift of the Kilauea volcano, Tuesday, May 15, 2018, near Pahoa, Hawaii.(AP Photo/Caleb Jones). Lava shoots into the night sky from active fissures on the lower east rift of the Kilauea volcano, Tuesday, May 15, 2018, near Pahoa, Hawaii.
    Hawaii Gov. David Ige says the state is forming a joint task force that could handle mass evacuations of the Big Island's Puna district if lava from Kilauea volcano covers major roads and isolates the area.More >
    Hawaii Gov. David Ige says the state is forming a joint task force that could handle mass evacuations of the Big Island's Puna district if lava from Kilauea volcano covers major roads and isolates the area.More >
  • Poland ready to end extensive logging in pristine old forest

    Poland ready to end extensive logging in pristine old forest

    Thursday, May 17 2018 1:03 AM EDT2018-05-17 05:03:11 GMT
    (AP Photo/Czarek Sokolowski, File). In a Sunday, Aug. 13, 2017 file photo, people take part in a protest against large-scale government logging in the Bialowieza Forest, Poland. Poland’s environment authorities say that a decision has been taken to off...(AP Photo/Czarek Sokolowski, File). In a Sunday, Aug. 13, 2017 file photo, people take part in a protest against large-scale government logging in the Bialowieza Forest, Poland. Poland’s environment authorities say that a decision has been taken to off...
    Poland's environment authorities say that a decision has been taken to officially stop the extensive logging in one of Europe's oldest forests that has been declared illegal by a top European Union court.More >
    Poland's environment authorities say that a decision has been taken to officially stop the extensive logging in one of Europe's oldest forests that has been declared illegal by a top European Union court.More >
  • Democrats hope net neutrality issue will win votes this fall

    Democrats hope net neutrality issue will win votes this fall

    Thursday, May 17 2018 12:53 AM EDT2018-05-17 04:53:26 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). From left, Rep. Mike Doyle, D-Pa., Sen. Ed Markey, D-Mass., Senate Minority Leader Sen. Chuck Schumer of N.Y., and Sen. Maria Cantwell, D-Wash., leave a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, May 16, 2018, a...(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). From left, Rep. Mike Doyle, D-Pa., Sen. Ed Markey, D-Mass., Senate Minority Leader Sen. Chuck Schumer of N.Y., and Sen. Maria Cantwell, D-Wash., leave a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, May 16, 2018, a...
    Democrats hope their support of net neutrality will win votes in fall because of GOP support of rollback of Obama-era rules.More >
    Democrats hope their support of net neutrality will win votes in fall because of GOP support of rollback of Obama-era rules.More >
  • Brexit in space: EU, Britain fight over Galileo navigation

    Brexit in space: EU, Britain fight over Galileo navigation

    Thursday, May 17 2018 12:03 AM EDT2018-05-17 04:03:04 GMT
    (Stefan Rousseau/PA via AP). From left, Liberal Democrat former deputy PM Nick Clegg, Tory ex-education secretary Nicky Morgan and Labour former foreign secretary David Miliband speaking at a cross-party intervention Brexit negotiation at Tilda Rice Mi...(Stefan Rousseau/PA via AP). From left, Liberal Democrat former deputy PM Nick Clegg, Tory ex-education secretary Nicky Morgan and Labour former foreign secretary David Miliband speaking at a cross-party intervention Brexit negotiation at Tilda Rice Mi...
    Former British Foreign Secretary David Miliband has joined with politicians from rival parties to call for Britain to retain the closest possible ties with the European Union after Brexit.More >
    Former British Foreign Secretary David Miliband has joined with politicians from rival parties to call for Britain to retain the closest possible ties with the European Union after Brexit.More >
  • Mexico acknowledges banks were hacked; losses unknown

    Mexico acknowledges banks were hacked; losses unknown

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 8:12 PM EDT2018-05-17 00:12:44 GMT
    Mexico has established a one-day waiting period on electronic money transfers of over $2,500 in the wake of a hacking attack that may have taken as much as $20 million from several Mexican banks.More >
    Mexico has established a one-day waiting period on electronic money transfers of over $2,500 in the wake of a hacking attack that may have taken as much as $20 million from several Mexican banks.More >
  • Judge mulls CBS restraining order against major shareholder

    Judge mulls CBS restraining order against major shareholder

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 7:10 PM EDT2018-05-16 23:10:35 GMT
    CBS and the company that controls it, National Amusements, are duking it out in court as CBS tries to gain its independence.More >
    CBS and the company that controls it, National Amusements, are duking it out in court as CBS tries to gain its independence.More >
  • The Latest: Senate backs effort to restore 'net neutrality'

    The Latest: Senate backs effort to restore 'net neutrality'

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 6:50 PM EDT2018-05-16 22:50:04 GMT
    The Senate has voted to kill a Federal Communications Commission rule that repealed the Obama administration's ban on internet providers blocking or slowing down certain content.More >
    The Senate has voted to kill a Federal Communications Commission rule that repealed the Obama administration's ban on internet providers blocking or slowing down certain content.More >
  • Swiss police investigate fatal crash, fire involving Tesla

    Swiss police investigate fatal crash, fire involving Tesla

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 6:34 PM EDT2018-05-16 22:34:14 GMT
    Police in southern Switzerland are investigating the death of a German man after a Tesla that he was driving crashed into a guardrail and burst into flames.More >
    Police in southern Switzerland are investigating the death of a German man after a Tesla that he was driving crashed into a guardrail and burst into flames.More >
  • Emergency 911 technology struggles to keep up with the times

    Emergency 911 technology struggles to keep up with the times

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 6:22 PM EDT2018-05-16 22:22:28 GMT
    In this era of active shooters, police shootings and global terrorism, a patchwork of technology around the country can make the experience of calling 911 vastly different depending on where you live.More >
    In this era of active shooters, police shootings and global terrorism, a patchwork of technology around the country can make the experience of calling 911 vastly different depending on where you live.More >
  • Colorado mom scares off bear attacking 5-year-old daughter

    Colorado mom scares off bear attacking 5-year-old daughter

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 5:26 PM EDT2018-05-16 21:26:44 GMT
    Officials say a 5-year-old Colorado girl who was attacked by a black bear outside her home is expected to recover thanks to the quick thinking of her mother.More >
    Officials say a 5-year-old Colorado girl who was attacked by a black bear outside her home is expected to recover thanks to the quick thinking of her mother.More >
  • Awe and fear: Lava in Hawaii sloshes, oozes, crackles, roars

    Awe and fear: Lava in Hawaii sloshes, oozes, crackles, roars

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 2:25 PM EDT2018-05-16 18:25:09 GMT
    (AP Photo/Caleb Jones, File). File - In this May 5, 2018, file photo, lava burns across a road in the Leilani Estates subdivision near Pahoa, Hawaii. The lava hisses, crackles and pops. It roars like an engine as it sloshes and bubbles. It shoots into ...(AP Photo/Caleb Jones, File). File - In this May 5, 2018, file photo, lava burns across a road in the Leilani Estates subdivision near Pahoa, Hawaii. The lava hisses, crackles and pops. It roars like an engine as it sloshes and bubbles. It shoots into ...
    For the past week, Hawaii's Kilauea volcano has spewed lava into the air, destroyed homes, forced residents into shelters and agitated an otherwise cheerful, small community where everyone is a neighbor.More >
    For the past week, Hawaii's Kilauea volcano has spewed lava into the air, destroyed homes, forced residents into shelters and agitated an otherwise cheerful, small community where everyone is a neighbor.More >
  • Hawaii volcano eruption costs tourism industry millions

    Hawaii volcano eruption costs tourism industry millions

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 1:53 PM EDT2018-05-16 17:53:52 GMT
    (AP Photo/Caleb Jones). Gases rise from lava fissure 17 after it erupted early Sunday, May 13 2018 near Pahoa, Hawaii. The new fissure emitting steam and lava spatter spurred Hawaii officials to call for more evacuations on Sunday as residents braced f...(AP Photo/Caleb Jones). Gases rise from lava fissure 17 after it erupted early Sunday, May 13 2018 near Pahoa, Hawaii. The new fissure emitting steam and lava spatter spurred Hawaii officials to call for more evacuations on Sunday as residents braced f...
    A new fissure in Hawaii's Puna District sent gases and lava exploding into the air on Sunday, spurring officials to call for more evacuations as residents waited for a possible major eruption at Kilauea volcano's...More >
    A new fissure in Hawaii's Puna District sent gases and lava exploding into the air on Sunday, spurring officials to call for more evacuations as residents waited for a possible major eruption at Kilauea volcano's summit.More >
  • Amazon to give Prime members extra discounts at Whole Foods

    Amazon to give Prime members extra discounts at Whole Foods

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 1:00 PM EDT2018-05-16 17:00:33 GMT
    (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara, File). FILE - In this Monday, Aug. 28, 2017, file photo, a sign at a Whole Foods Market greets shoppers in Tampa, Fla. Amazon is bringing its Prime membership to Whole Foods, giving members special discounts and deals at the or...(AP Photo/Chris O'Meara, File). FILE - In this Monday, Aug. 28, 2017, file photo, a sign at a Whole Foods Market greets shoppers in Tampa, Fla. Amazon is bringing its Prime membership to Whole Foods, giving members special discounts and deals at the or...
    Amazon says it will start rolling out special discounts at Whole Foods for its Prime members.More >
    Amazon says it will start rolling out special discounts at Whole Foods for its Prime members.More >
  • SpaceX's upgraded rocket soars with satellite for Bangladesh

    SpaceX's upgraded rocket soars with satellite for Bangladesh

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 12:03 PM EDT2018-05-16 16:03:30 GMT
    SpaceX launches a satellite for Bangladesh using an upgraded rocket designed for dozens of repeat flights.More >
    SpaceX launches a satellite for Bangladesh using an upgraded rocket designed for dozens of repeat flights.More >
  • Dutch researchers uncover dirty jokes in Anne Frank's diary

    Dutch researchers uncover dirty jokes in Anne Frank's diary

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 11:53 AM EDT2018-05-16 15:53:39 GMT
    (AP Photo/Peter Dejong). Teresien da Silva, left, and Ronald Leopold of the Anne Frank Foundation show a facsimile of Anne Frank's diary with two pages taped off during a press conference at the foundation's office in Amsterdam, Netherlands, Tuesday, M...(AP Photo/Peter Dejong). Teresien da Silva, left, and Ronald Leopold of the Anne Frank Foundation show a facsimile of Anne Frank's diary with two pages taped off during a press conference at the foundation's office in Amsterdam, Netherlands, Tuesday, M...
    Dutch researchers read 2 covered pages of Anne Frank diary.More >
    Dutch researchers read 2 covered pages of Anne Frank diary.More >
  • US factory production rose a healthy 0.5 percent in April

    US factory production rose a healthy 0.5 percent in April

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 11:20 AM EDT2018-05-16 15:20:36 GMT
    US factory production rose a healthy 0.5 percent in April on strong output of machinery, appliances.More >
    US factory production rose a healthy 0.5 percent in April on strong output of machinery, appliances.More >
  • Race is on to set up Europe's electric car charging network

    Race is on to set up Europe's electric car charging network

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 10:13 AM EDT2018-05-16 14:13:18 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ferdinand Ostrop). In this Friday, May 11, 2018 photo a man charges his BMW electric vehicle at the rest stop Brohltal Ost at the A61 motorway in Niederzissen, Germany. Munich-based Ionity build a highway network of fast charging stations tha...(AP Photo/Ferdinand Ostrop). In this Friday, May 11, 2018 photo a man charges his BMW electric vehicle at the rest stop Brohltal Ost at the A61 motorway in Niederzissen, Germany. Munich-based Ionity build a highway network of fast charging stations tha...
    Some of Europe's biggest automakers are out to remove the anxiety from the electric car consumer experience by building a highway network of fast charging stations.More >
    Some of Europe's biggest automakers are out to remove the anxiety from the electric car consumer experience by building a highway network of fast charging stations.More >
  • Walmart unveils Lord & Taylor site as it tries to go upscale

    Walmart unveils Lord & Taylor site as it tries to go upscale

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 10:00 AM EDT2018-05-16 14:00:06 GMT
    Walmart unveils Lord & Taylor store on its online site, part of a broader move to appeal to higher-income shoppers.More >
    Walmart unveils Lord & Taylor store on its online site, part of a broader move to appeal to higher-income shoppers.More >
  • Smithsonian museum to install Henrietta Lacks portrait

    Smithsonian museum to install Henrietta Lacks portrait

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 5:24 AM EDT2018-05-16 09:24:08 GMT
    A portrait of Henrietta Lacks, whose cells were taken without her consent and widely used in groundbreaking research, will be installed at the Smithsonian's National Portrait Gallery.More >
    A portrait of Henrietta Lacks, whose cells were taken without her consent and widely used in groundbreaking research, will be installed at the Smithsonian's National Portrait Gallery.More >
  • As Gaza death toll rises, Israeli tactics face scrutiny

    As Gaza death toll rises, Israeli tactics face scrutiny

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 4:50 AM EDT2018-05-16 08:50:23 GMT
    (AP Photo/Dusan Vranic). A man reacts as bodies of Palestinians killed during a protest on the border with Israel lay in the morgue in Beit Lahiya, Gaza Strip, Monday, May 14, 2018. Israeli soldiers shot and killed dozens of Palestinians during mass pr...(AP Photo/Dusan Vranic). A man reacts as bodies of Palestinians killed during a protest on the border with Israel lay in the morgue in Beit Lahiya, Gaza Strip, Monday, May 14, 2018. Israeli soldiers shot and killed dozens of Palestinians during mass pr...
    Israel is coming under scathing criticism from observers who wonder why its high-tech military is killing scores of protesters across a border _ even if protesting Gazans are burning tires, launching flaming kites...More >
    Israel is coming under scathing criticism from observers who wonder why its high-tech military is killing scores of protesters across a border _ even if protesting Gazans are burning tires, launching flaming kites and trying to rip apart a border fence.More >
  • NKorea moves, weak Japan GDP data pull Asian shares lower

    NKorea moves, weak Japan GDP data pull Asian shares lower

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 4:39 AM EDT2018-05-16 08:39:10 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE- In this April 19, 2017, file photo, specialist Anthony Rinaldi is reflected in a screen at his post on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Tuesday, May 15, 2018.(AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE- In this April 19, 2017, file photo, specialist Anthony Rinaldi is reflected in a screen at his post on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Tuesday, May 15, 2018.
    U.S. stocks are moving broadly lower in early trading, led by declines in technology, health care and consumer-focused companies.More >
    U.S. stocks are moving broadly lower in early trading, led by declines in technology, health care and consumer-focused companies.More >
  • Uber shifts policy for alleged sexual misconduct on service

    Uber shifts policy for alleged sexual misconduct on service

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 2:59 AM EDT2018-05-16 06:59:12 GMT
    Uber's ride-hailing service changes US rules governing riders, drivers seeking to pursue claims of sexual misconduct.More >
    Uber's ride-hailing service changes US rules governing riders, drivers seeking to pursue claims of sexual misconduct.More >
  • GOP senators lunch with Trump, don't bring up McCain remark

    GOP senators lunch with Trump, don't bring up McCain remark

    Tuesday, May 15 2018 11:32 PM EDT2018-05-16 03:32:35 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). President Donald Trump waves to members of the media as he walks across the South Lawn to board Marine One at the White House in Washington, Monday, May 14, 2018, for a short trip to Walter Reed National Military Medical Cente...(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). President Donald Trump waves to members of the media as he walks across the South Lawn to board Marine One at the White House in Washington, Monday, May 14, 2018, for a short trip to Walter Reed National Military Medical Cente...
    Trump's Capitol Hill lunch with Senate Republicans comes as the White House and its GOP allies try to coalesce around a political message ahead of the midterm elections.More >
    Trump's Capitol Hill lunch with Senate Republicans comes as the White House and its GOP allies try to coalesce around a political message ahead of the midterm elections.More >
  • EPA inspector general investigating Pruitt email accounts

    EPA inspector general investigating Pruitt email accounts

    Tuesday, May 15 2018 10:53 PM EDT2018-05-16 02:53:41 GMT
    EPA's inspector general opens investigation into email use by Scott Pruitt.More >
    EPA's inspector general opens investigation into email use by Scott Pruitt.More >
  • Vatican reminds cloistered nuns not to tweet too much

    Vatican reminds cloistered nuns not to tweet too much

    Tuesday, May 15 2018 10:35 PM EDT2018-05-16 02:35:58 GMT
    The Vatican has issued new guidelines for cloistered nuns, reminding them that they're supposed to live separated from the world and in silence _ and therefore shouldn't be tweeting too much or downloading too much...More >
    The Vatican has issued new guidelines for cloistered nuns, reminding them that they're supposed to live separated from the world and in silence _ and therefore shouldn't be tweeting too much or downloading too much news.More >
  • Say goodbye to La Nina, maybe hello to a more normal summer

    Say goodbye to La Nina, maybe hello to a more normal summer

    Tuesday, May 15 2018 9:25 PM EDT2018-05-16 01:25:47 GMT
    U.S. meteorologists say this winter's La Nina is gone.More >
    U.S. meteorologists say this winter's La Nina is gone.More >
  • Texas city of Arlington says it's out of bid for Amazon HQ2

    Texas city of Arlington says it's out of bid for Amazon HQ2

    Tuesday, May 15 2018 4:52 PM EDT2018-05-15 20:52:02 GMT
    The Texas city of Arlington says it's "no longer moving forward" in the competition to become Amazon's second headquarters.More >
    The Texas city of Arlington says it's "no longer moving forward" in the competition to become Amazon's second headquarters.More >
  • Clarification: Tesla Crash-Utah story

    Clarification: Tesla Crash-Utah story

    Tuesday, May 15 2018 4:50 PM EDT2018-05-15 20:50:58 GMT
    (South Jordan Police Department via AP). In this Friday, May 11, 2018, photo released by the South Jordan Police Department shows a traffic collision involving a Tesla Model S sedan with a Fire Department mechanic truck stopped at a red light in South ...(South Jordan Police Department via AP). In this Friday, May 11, 2018, photo released by the South Jordan Police Department shows a traffic collision involving a Tesla Model S sedan with a Fire Department mechanic truck stopped at a red light in South ...
    The driver of a Tesla electric car had the vehicle's semi-autonomous Autopilot mode engaged when she slammed into the back of a Utah fire department vehicle this weekend, in the latest crash involving a car with...More >
    The driver of a Tesla electric car had the vehicle's semi-autonomous Autopilot mode engaged when she slammed into the back of a Utah fire department vehicle this weekend, in the latest crash involving a car with self-driving features.More >
  • Something new to binge-watch: TV's rich history of itself

    Something new to binge-watch: TV's rich history of itself

    Tuesday, May 15 2018 4:30 PM EDT2018-05-15 20:30:01 GMT
    (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this Feb. 3, 2018 file photo, Judd Apatow arrives at the 70th annual Directors Guild of America Awards in Beverly Hills, Calif.   A collection of 4,000 hours of video interviews recorded over more ...(Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this Feb. 3, 2018 file photo, Judd Apatow arrives at the 70th annual Directors Guild of America Awards in Beverly Hills, Calif. A collection of 4,000 hours of video interviews recorded over more ...
    There's something new to binge-watch: an online collection of video interviews with the people who founded TV and those making it today.More >
    There's something new to binge-watch: an online collection of video interviews with the people who founded TV and those making it today.More >
  • Correction: West Coast Volcanoes-Q&A story

    Correction: West Coast Volcanoes-Q&A story

    Tuesday, May 15 2018 4:22 PM EDT2018-05-15 20:22:33 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren). In this May 7, 2018 photo, Mount Rainier is seen at dusk and framed by the Murray Morgan Bridge in downtown Tacoma, Wash. The eruption of the Kilauea volcano in Hawaii has geologic experts along the West Coast warily eyeing th...(AP Photo/Ted S. Warren). In this May 7, 2018 photo, Mount Rainier is seen at dusk and framed by the Murray Morgan Bridge in downtown Tacoma, Wash. The eruption of the Kilauea volcano in Hawaii has geologic experts along the West Coast warily eyeing th...
    The eruption of a Hawaii volcano in the Pacific "Ring of Fire" has experts warily eyeing volcanic peaks on America's West Coast that are also part of the geologically active region.More >
    The eruption of a Hawaii volcano in the Pacific "Ring of Fire" has experts warily eyeing volcanic peaks on America's West Coast that are also part of the geologically active region.More >
  • European spy chiefs warn of hybrid threats from Russia, IS

    European spy chiefs warn of hybrid threats from Russia, IS

    Tuesday, May 15 2018 3:53 PM EDT2018-05-15 19:53:58 GMT
    (Kay Nietfeld/dpa via AP). Hans-Georg Maassen, head of the German Federal Office for the Protection of the Constitution, right, talks MI5 head Andrew Parker during symposium on hybrid threat scenarios in Berlin Monday, May 14, 2018.(Kay Nietfeld/dpa via AP). Hans-Georg Maassen, head of the German Federal Office for the Protection of the Constitution, right, talks MI5 head Andrew Parker during symposium on hybrid threat scenarios in Berlin Monday, May 14, 2018.
    European intelligence chiefs warned Monday that Russia is actively seeking to undermine their democracies by disinformation, cyberattacks and more traditional means of espionage.More >
    European intelligence chiefs warned Monday that Russia is actively seeking to undermine their democracies by disinformation, cyberattacks and more traditional means of espionage.More >
  • Gap apologizes for China map T-shirt that didn't show Taiwan

    Gap apologizes for China map T-shirt that didn't show Taiwan

    Tuesday, May 15 2018 3:19 PM EDT2018-05-15 19:19:59 GMT
    US clothing retailer Gap apologizes for selling T-shirts with "erroneous" map of China.More >
    US clothing retailer Gap apologizes for selling T-shirts with "erroneous" map of China.More >
  • Trump defends decision to revisit action on Chinese company

    Trump defends decision to revisit action on Chinese company

    Tuesday, May 15 2018 2:52 PM EDT2018-05-15 18:52:56 GMT
    (Chinatopix Via AP, File). FILE - In this Oct. 8, 2012, file photo, a salesperson stands at counters selling mobile phones produced by ZTE Corp. at an appliance store in Wuhan in central China's Hubei province. President Donald Trump said Sunday, May 1...(Chinatopix Via AP, File). FILE - In this Oct. 8, 2012, file photo, a salesperson stands at counters selling mobile phones produced by ZTE Corp. at an appliance store in Wuhan in central China's Hubei province. President Donald Trump said Sunday, May 1...
    Trump says he will help a Chinese telecommunications company get 'back into business,' saying too many jobs in China are at stake after the U.S. government cut off access to its American suppliers.More >
    Trump says he will help a Chinese telecommunications company get 'back into business,' saying too many jobs in China are at stake after the U.S. government cut off access to its American suppliers.More >
  • Security researchers outwit, bypass popular email encryption

    Security researchers outwit, bypass popular email encryption

    Tuesday, May 15 2018 12:04 PM EDT2018-05-15 16:04:13 GMT
    Germany's cybersecurity agency says German and Belgian researchers have found a way to outwit two widely used forms of email encryption.More >
    Germany's cybersecurity agency says German and Belgian researchers have found a way to outwit two widely used forms of email encryption.More >
  • German official wants to target outside online anti-Semitism

    German official wants to target outside online anti-Semitism

    Tuesday, May 15 2018 12:04 PM EDT2018-05-15 16:04:03 GMT
    A senior German official reportedly wants authorities to prosecute anti-Semitic hate speech posted online, even if the material is hosted abroad.More >
    A senior German official reportedly wants authorities to prosecute anti-Semitic hate speech posted online, even if the material is hosted abroad.More >
  • Seattle backs tax on companies like Amazon to help homeless

    Seattle backs tax on companies like Amazon to help homeless

    Tuesday, May 15 2018 11:42 AM EDT2018-05-15 15:42:21 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren). Members of Casa Latina, an immigrant worker rights organization, speak in favor of a controversial proposal to tax large businesses such as Amazon.com to fund efforts to combat homelessness, Wednesday, May 9, 2018, at a Seattl...(AP Photo/Ted S. Warren). Members of Casa Latina, an immigrant worker rights organization, speak in favor of a controversial proposal to tax large businesses such as Amazon.com to fund efforts to combat homelessness, Wednesday, May 9, 2018, at a Seattl...
    A divided Seattle City Council is expected to vote Monday on a proposal to tax large businesses to fight homelessness.More >
    A divided Seattle City Council is expected to vote Monday on a proposal to tax large businesses to fight homelessness.More >
  • Did a Labrador mix snap a group selfie? Looks that way

    Did a Labrador mix snap a group selfie? Looks that way

    Tuesday, May 15 2018 10:55 AM EDT2018-05-15 14:55:42 GMT
    An Ohio dog daycare photo has gone viral for capturing what looks like a group of four-legged friends taking a selfie.More >
    An Ohio dog daycare photo has gone viral for capturing what looks like a group of four-legged friends taking a selfie.More >
  • Russian company attacks Mueller indictment as baseless

    Russian company attacks Mueller indictment as baseless

    Tuesday, May 15 2018 10:42 AM EDT2018-05-15 14:42:57 GMT
    A Russian company indicted in the special counsel investigation says the government hasn't shown that it intentionally broke the law.More >
    A Russian company indicted in the special counsel investigation says the government hasn't shown that it intentionally broke the law.More >
  • AT&T chief lobbyist out after hiring of Trump attorney Cohen

    AT&T chief lobbyist out after hiring of Trump attorney Cohen

    Tuesday, May 15 2018 10:33 AM EDT2018-05-15 14:33:19 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana). FILE - In this March 22, 2018 file photo, AT&T CEO Randall Stephenson leaves the federal courthouse in Washington.  Stephenson says the company made a “big mistake” in hiring President Donald Trump’s attorney Michael Co...(AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana). FILE - In this March 22, 2018 file photo, AT&T CEO Randall Stephenson leaves the federal courthouse in Washington. Stephenson says the company made a “big mistake” in hiring President Donald Trump’s attorney Michael Co...
    The chief lobbyist for AT&T is leaving the company after hiring of President Donald Trump's attorney Michael Cohen as a political consultant.More >
    The chief lobbyist for AT&T is leaving the company after hiring of President Donald Trump's attorney Michael Cohen as a political consultant.More >
  • Indonesia's most active volcano erupts, spews ash into sky

    Indonesia's most active volcano erupts, spews ash into sky

    Tuesday, May 15 2018 10:12 AM EDT2018-05-15 14:12:38 GMT
    Indonesia's most active volcano, Mount Merapi, has erupted with a column of volcanic materials rising in the sky.More >
    Indonesia's most active volcano, Mount Merapi, has erupted with a column of volcanic materials rising in the sky.More >
  • Italian researchers develop lighter, cheaper robotic hand

    Italian researchers develop lighter, cheaper robotic hand

    Tuesday, May 15 2018 8:19 AM EDT2018-05-15 12:19:19 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia). Marco Zambelli shows his prosthetic hand during an interview with the Associated Press in Rome Thursday, May 10, 2018. An Italian government-funded research institute and prosthetic maker unveiled a new robotic hand that the...(AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia). Marco Zambelli shows his prosthetic hand during an interview with the Associated Press in Rome Thursday, May 10, 2018. An Italian government-funded research institute and prosthetic maker unveiled a new robotic hand that the...
    Italian researchers have unveiled a new robotic hand they say allows users to grip objects with more precision and featuring a design that will lower significantly the cost of such an electric prosthetic.More >
    Italian researchers have unveiled a new robotic hand they say allows users to grip objects with more precision and featuring a design that will lower significantly the cost of such an electric prosthetic.More >
  • CBS Corp. sues majority shareholder to gain independence

    CBS Corp. sues majority shareholder to gain independence

    Tuesday, May 15 2018 6:35 AM EDT2018-05-15 10:35:14 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File). FILE - This May 10, 2017, file photo, shows the CBS logo at their broadcast center in New York. CBS Corp. is suing its controlling shareholder in the latest move in a long-running attempt to combine CBS and Viacom. Both ...(AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File). FILE - This May 10, 2017, file photo, shows the CBS logo at their broadcast center in New York. CBS Corp. is suing its controlling shareholder in the latest move in a long-running attempt to combine CBS and Viacom. Both ...
    CBS is suing its controlling shareholder as part of its long-running attempt to avoid a combination with Viacom.More >
    CBS is suing its controlling shareholder as part of its long-running attempt to avoid a combination with Viacom.More >
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