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  • Microsoft uncovers more Russian hacking ahead of midterms

    Microsoft uncovers more Russian hacking ahead of midterms

    Tuesday, August 21 2018 12:25 AM EDT2018-08-21 04:25:32 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 9:34 PM EDT2018-08-22 01:34:22 GMT
    (AP Photo/Altaf Qadri, File). FILE - In this Nov. 7, 2017, file photo, a man is silhouetted as he walks in front of Microsoft logo at an event in New Delhi, India. Microsoft says it’s uncovered new Russian hacking attempts targeting U.S. political grou...(AP Photo/Altaf Qadri, File). FILE - In this Nov. 7, 2017, file photo, a man is silhouetted as he walks in front of Microsoft logo at an event in New Delhi, India. Microsoft says it’s uncovered new Russian hacking attempts targeting U.S. political grou...
    Microsoft says it's uncovered new Russian hacking attempts targeting U.S. political groups ahead of the midterm elections.More >>
    Microsoft says it's uncovered new Russian hacking attempts targeting U.S. political groups ahead of the midterm elections.More >>
  • States aim to stop internet release of 3D-printed gun plans

    States aim to stop internet release of 3D-printed gun plans

    Tuesday, August 21 2018 12:09 AM EDT2018-08-21 04:09:46 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 9:30 PM EDT2018-08-22 01:30:58 GMT
    A federal judge in Seattle is scheduled to hear arguments Tuesday on whether to issue an injunction to block a settlement the U.S. State Department reached with a company that wants to post blueprints for printing...More >>
    A federal judge in Seattle is scheduled to hear arguments Tuesday on whether to issue an injunction to block a settlement the U.S. State Department reached with a company that wants to post blueprints for printing 3D weapons on the internet.More >>
  • US plan for coal power deregulation could cause more deaths

    US plan for coal power deregulation could cause more deaths

    Tuesday, August 21 2018 12:25 AM EDT2018-08-21 04:25:12 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 9:29 PM EDT2018-08-22 01:29:52 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). President Donald Trump speaks during an event to salute U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) officers and U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) agents in the East Room of the White House in Washington, Monday, Aug...(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). President Donald Trump speaks during an event to salute U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) officers and U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) agents in the East Room of the White House in Washington, Monday, Aug...
    Trump administration prepares a plan to give states broad authority to determine how to restrict carbon dioxide and other greenhouse gas emissions.More >>
    Trump administration prepares a plan to give states broad authority to determine how to restrict carbon dioxide and other greenhouse gas emissions.More >>
  • Facebook takes down 652 accounts linked to Russia, Iran

    Facebook takes down 652 accounts linked to Russia, Iran

    Tuesday, August 21 2018 8:18 PM EDT2018-08-22 00:18:09 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 9:29 PM EDT2018-08-22 01:29:50 GMT
    Facebook says it has removed more than 650 pages groups and accounts linked to Russia and Iran aimed at influencing U.S. voters ahead of the November midterm elections.More >>
    Facebook says it has removed more than 650 pages groups and accounts linked to Russia and Iran aimed at influencing U.S. voters ahead of the November midterm elections.More >>
  • Microsoft's anti-hacking efforts make it an internet cop

    Microsoft's anti-hacking efforts make it an internet cop

    Tuesday, August 21 2018 5:29 PM EDT2018-08-21 21:29:46 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 9:29 PM EDT2018-08-22 01:29:03 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File). FILE- In this Feb. 27, 2018, file photo Microsoft President and Chief Legal Officer Brad Smith, left, leaves the Supreme Court in Washington. Microsoft stands virtually alone among tech companies with its aggressive appr...(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File). FILE- In this Feb. 27, 2018, file photo Microsoft President and Chief Legal Officer Brad Smith, left, leaves the Supreme Court in Washington. Microsoft stands virtually alone among tech companies with its aggressive appr...
    Microsoft's anti-hacking efforts make company into a kind of internet cop.More >>
    Microsoft's anti-hacking efforts make company into a kind of internet cop.More >>
  • S&P 500 touches all-time high as earnings drive stock gains

    S&P 500 touches all-time high as earnings drive stock gains

    Tuesday, August 21 2018 10:25 AM EDT2018-08-21 14:25:19 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 9:28 PM EDT2018-08-22 01:28:52 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File). FILE - In this Oct. 8, 2014, file photo, American flags fly in front of the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EST on Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2018.(AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File). FILE - In this Oct. 8, 2014, file photo, American flags fly in front of the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EST on Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2018.
    U.S. stocks are moving higher in early trading as investors welcome solid results from homebuilders, retailers and other companies.More >>
    U.S. stocks are moving higher in early trading as investors welcome solid results from homebuilders, retailers and other companies.More >>
  • Black girl expelled over hairstyle; School policy blasted

    Black girl expelled over hairstyle; School policy blasted

    Tuesday, August 21 2018 5:06 PM EDT2018-08-21 21:06:03 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 9:25 PM EDT2018-08-22 01:25:49 GMT
    Video of a young black girl leaving her New Orleans area Catholic school in tears after being told her hair extensions violated school policy is prompting social media comments from thousands of people _ many...More >>
    Video of a young black girl leaving her New Orleans area Catholic school in tears after being told her hair extensions violated school policy is prompting social media comments from thousands of people _ many expressing puzzlement or outrage.More >>
  • People stock up on water, ramen as hurricane menaces Hawaii

    People stock up on water, ramen as hurricane menaces Hawaii

    Tuesday, August 21 2018 4:50 PM EDT2018-08-21 20:50:48 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 9:25 PM EDT2018-08-22 01:25:34 GMT
    (NASA via AP). This NASA satellite imagery shows Hurricane Lane in the Central Pacific Ocean southeast of the Hawaiian Islands at 2:01 p.m. HST (21:01 GMT) Monday, Aug. 20, 2018. National Weather Service forecasters warn that the entire state of Hawaii...(NASA via AP). This NASA satellite imagery shows Hurricane Lane in the Central Pacific Ocean southeast of the Hawaiian Islands at 2:01 p.m. HST (21:01 GMT) Monday, Aug. 20, 2018. National Weather Service forecasters warn that the entire state of Hawaii...
    Hawaii residents rushed to grocery stores to stock up on bottled water, ramen and toilet paper as they faced the threat of heavy rain, flash flooding and high surf from an erratic hurricane.More >>
    Hawaii residents rushed to grocery stores to stock up on bottled water, ramen and toilet paper as they faced the threat of heavy rain, flash flooding and high surf from an erratic hurricane.More >>
  • Trump sends mean tweets, first lady talks positivity online

    Trump sends mean tweets, first lady talks positivity online

    Monday, August 20 2018 10:18 AM EDT2018-08-20 14:18:37 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 9:24 PM EDT2018-08-22 01:24:22 GMT
    (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). First lady Melania Trump speaks as she attends the 6th Federal Partners in Bullying Prevention (FPBP) Summit at Health and Human Service in Rockville, Md., Monday, Aug. 20, 2018.(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). First lady Melania Trump speaks as she attends the 6th Federal Partners in Bullying Prevention (FPBP) Summit at Health and Human Service in Rockville, Md., Monday, Aug. 20, 2018.
    Melania Trump is encouraging technology and social media companies to provide more opportunities for children to share ideas on how to be good citizens online.More >>
    Melania Trump is encouraging technology and social media companies to provide more opportunities for children to share ideas on how to be good citizens online.More >>
  • US regulators target Facebook on discriminatory housing ads

    US regulators target Facebook on discriminatory housing ads

    Friday, August 17 2018 2:31 PM EDT2018-08-17 18:31:43 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 9:24 PM EDT2018-08-22 01:24:19 GMT
    Federal regulators have served Facebook with a complaint alleging the company's advertising tools allow landlords and real estate brokers to engage in housing discrimination.More >>
    Federal regulators have served Facebook with a complaint alleging the company's advertising tools allow landlords and real estate brokers to engage in housing discrimination.More >>
  • Privacy group tells FTC Google tracking violated 2011 order

    Privacy group tells FTC Google tracking violated 2011 order

    Friday, August 17 2018 4:43 PM EDT2018-08-17 20:43:21 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 9:24 PM EDT2018-08-22 01:24:14 GMT
    A privacy group that lobbied the Federal Trade Commission to take action on Google nearly a decade ago says in a letter to the FTC that Google has violated the terms of a 2011 settlement because of practices...More >>
    A privacy group that lobbied the Federal Trade Commission to take action on Google nearly a decade ago says in a letter to the FTC that Google has violated the terms of a 2011 settlement because of practices exposed in an Associated Press report this week.More >>
  • Experts say Tesla board may have too many ties to CEO Musk

    Experts say Tesla board may have too many ties to CEO Musk

    Monday, August 20 2018 6:08 PM EDT2018-08-20 22:08:42 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 9:24 PM EDT2018-08-22 01:24:11 GMT
    Tesla's board of directors may require shake up, corporate governance experts say, noting the lack of authority over the company's recent turmoil.More >>
    Tesla's board of directors may require shake up, corporate governance experts say, noting the lack of authority over the company's recent turmoil.More >>
  • Trump says he 'won't let' social media target conservatives

    Trump says he 'won't let' social media target conservatives

    Saturday, August 18 2018 9:48 AM EDT2018-08-18 13:48:43 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 9:24 PM EDT2018-08-22 01:24:09 GMT
    President Donald Trump is accusing social media companies of "totally discriminating against Republican/Conservative voices" and says he "we won't let that happen.".More >>
    President Donald Trump is accusing social media companies of "totally discriminating against Republican/Conservative voices" and says he "we won't let that happen.".More >>
  • A dog's life: fitness trackers help put fat pets on a diet

    A dog's life: fitness trackers help put fat pets on a diet

    Monday, August 20 2018 10:08 AM EDT2018-08-20 14:08:07 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 9:24 PM EDT2018-08-22 01:24:06 GMT
    (AP Photo/Petr David Josek). The pet bull terrier owned by Czech entrepreneur Robert Hasek, wearing a doggy fitness tracker attached to the dog collar during a demonstration in Prague, Czech Republic, Friday, Aug. 10, 2018.  The Actijoy fitness tracker...(AP Photo/Petr David Josek). The pet bull terrier owned by Czech entrepreneur Robert Hasek, wearing a doggy fitness tracker attached to the dog collar during a demonstration in Prague, Czech Republic, Friday, Aug. 10, 2018. The Actijoy fitness tracker...
    Fitness trackers for pets are becoming more complex and enjoying sales as part of a boom in goods for pets.More >>
    Fitness trackers for pets are becoming more complex and enjoying sales as part of a boom in goods for pets.More >>
  • Pilot suspended over threat to Oklahoma transgender student

    Pilot suspended over threat to Oklahoma transgender student

    Monday, August 20 2018 12:33 PM EDT2018-08-20 16:33:14 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 9:24 PM EDT2018-08-22 01:24:04 GMT
    Frontier Airlines says it has suspended a pilot over comments that authorities deemed threatening to a transgender student in Oklahoma.More >>
    Frontier Airlines says it has suspended a pilot over comments that authorities deemed threatening to a transgender student in Oklahoma.More >>
  • Elon Musk says cutting back on work hours isn't an option

    Elon Musk says cutting back on work hours isn't an option

    Sunday, August 19 2018 3:47 PM EDT2018-08-19 19:47:11 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 9:23 PM EDT2018-08-22 01:23:58 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jack Plunkett, File). FILE - In this March 9, 2013, file photo, Electric car maker Tesla’s CEO Elon Musk gives the opening keynote at the SXSW Interactive Festival in Austin, Texas. Musk has admitted in a wide-ranging interview with The New Y...(AP Photo/Jack Plunkett, File). FILE - In this March 9, 2013, file photo, Electric car maker Tesla’s CEO Elon Musk gives the opening keynote at the SXSW Interactive Festival in Austin, Texas. Musk has admitted in a wide-ranging interview with The New Y...
    Arianna Huffington is calling on Elon Musk to adopt a healthier work-life balance, but the Tesla CEO says that's not an option.More >>
    Arianna Huffington is calling on Elon Musk to adopt a healthier work-life balance, but the Tesla CEO says that's not an option.More >>
  • The Latest: Trump avoids mention of Manafort, Cohen at rally

    The Latest: Trump avoids mention of Manafort, Cohen at rally

    Tuesday, August 21 2018 7:29 PM EDT2018-08-21 23:29:24 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 9:21 PM EDT2018-08-22 01:21:03 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alex Brandon). President Donald Trump, center, greets Republican Senate candidate Patrick Morrisey, right, currently West Virginia Attorney General, as he steps off Air Force One, Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2018, in Charleston, W.V.(AP Photo/Alex Brandon). President Donald Trump, center, greets Republican Senate candidate Patrick Morrisey, right, currently West Virginia Attorney General, as he steps off Air Force One, Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2018, in Charleston, W.V.
    President Donald Trump is opening a West Virginia campaign rally, hours after his former campaign chairman was convicted of financial crimes and his former personal attorney pleaded guilty to felonies.More >>
    President Donald Trump is opening a West Virginia campaign rally, hours after his former campaign chairman was convicted of financial crimes and his former personal attorney pleaded guilty to felonies.More >>
  • Madonna says she didn't intend to do tribute to Franklin

    Madonna says she didn't intend to do tribute to Franklin

    Tuesday, August 21 2018 1:48 PM EDT2018-08-21 17:48:29 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 9:13 PM EDT2018-08-22 01:13:26 GMT
    (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP). Madonna presents a tribute to Aretha Franklin at the MTV Video Music Awards at Radio City Music Hall on Monday, Aug. 20, 2018, in New York.(Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP). Madonna presents a tribute to Aretha Franklin at the MTV Video Music Awards at Radio City Music Hall on Monday, Aug. 20, 2018, in New York.
    Madonna responded on Instagram to criticism about her MTV Video Music Awards appearance and the lengthy anecdote she told about Aretha Franklin.More >>
    Madonna responded on Instagram to criticism about her MTV Video Music Awards appearance and the lengthy anecdote she told about Aretha Franklin.More >>
  • Hard to see, hard to breathe: US West struggles with smoke

    Hard to see, hard to breathe: US West struggles with smoke

    Monday, August 20 2018 4:05 PM EDT2018-08-20 20:05:03 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 8:39 PM EDT2018-08-22 00:39:54 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren). The sun is seen through smoky air as it sets Sunday, Aug. 19, 2018, behind the Narrows Bridge in Tacoma, Wash. Poor air quality will be common across parts of the Pacific Northwest this week as winds push smoke from surroundin...(AP Photo/Ted S. Warren). The sun is seen through smoky air as it sets Sunday, Aug. 19, 2018, behind the Narrows Bridge in Tacoma, Wash. Poor air quality will be common across parts of the Pacific Northwest this week as winds push smoke from surroundin...
    Smoke from wildfires has blotted out mountains and city skylines from Oregon to Colorado, delayed flights and forced authorities to tell even healthy adults in the Seattle area to stay indoors.More >>
    Smoke from wildfires has blotted out mountains and city skylines from Oregon to Colorado, delayed flights and forced authorities to tell even healthy adults in the Seattle area to stay indoors.More >>
  • Strong, deep undersea quake shakes Fiji; no damage expected

    Strong, deep undersea quake shakes Fiji; no damage expected

    Saturday, August 18 2018 9:11 PM EDT2018-08-19 01:11:17 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 7:41 PM EDT2018-08-21 23:41:06 GMT
    A deep, undersea earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 8.2 has struck Fiji and small tsunami waves have been observed but no damage reported.More >>
    A deep, undersea earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 8.2 has struck Fiji and small tsunami waves have been observed but no damage reported.More >>
  • Trump ready to ease rules on coal-fired power plants

    Trump ready to ease rules on coal-fired power plants

    Monday, August 20 2018 2:08 PM EDT2018-08-20 18:08:21 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 7:41 PM EDT2018-08-21 23:41:03 GMT
    The Trump administration is set to roll back a key piece of President Barack Obama's efforts to slow global warming, proposing regulations that give states wide authority to determine how to restrict greenhouse gas...More >>
    The Trump administration is set to roll back a key piece of President Barack Obama's efforts to slow global warming, proposing regulations that give states wide authority to determine how to restrict greenhouse gas emissions from coal-fired power plants.More >>
  • Drought takes toll on Missouri farmers' crops, cattle

    Drought takes toll on Missouri farmers' crops, cattle

    Sunday, August 19 2018 11:21 AM EDT2018-08-19 15:21:59 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 7:41 PM EDT2018-08-21 23:41:01 GMT
    (Eldon Cole/University of Missouri Extension via AP). In this Aug. 10, 2018 photo provided by the University of Missouri Extension, a steer takes shelter under a bush near a dry pond on a farm near Monett, Mo. Drought conditions across most of Missouri...(Eldon Cole/University of Missouri Extension via AP). In this Aug. 10, 2018 photo provided by the University of Missouri Extension, a steer takes shelter under a bush near a dry pond on a farm near Monett, Mo. Drought conditions across most of Missouri...
    Parts of Missouri are so dry that corn crops are turning brown and hay for cattle is in short supply, as water becomes increasingly scarce.More >>
    Parts of Missouri are so dry that corn crops are turning brown and hay for cattle is in short supply, as water becomes increasingly scarce.More >>
  • The Latest: EPA proposes relaxing coal plant emissions rule

    The Latest: EPA proposes relaxing coal plant emissions rule

    Tuesday, August 21 2018 9:40 AM EDT2018-08-21 13:40:33 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 7:40 PM EDT2018-08-21 23:40:52 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). President Donald Trump speaks during an event to salute U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) officers and U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) agents in the East Room of the White House in Washington, Monday, Aug...(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). President Donald Trump speaks during an event to salute U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) officers and U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) agents in the East Room of the White House in Washington, Monday, Aug...
    The Trump administration has proposed a major rollback in Obama-era restrictions on climate-changing emissions from coal-fired power plants.More >>
    The Trump administration has proposed a major rollback in Obama-era restrictions on climate-changing emissions from coal-fired power plants.More >>
  • APNewsBreak: Alaska Natives believed whale hunt was legal

    APNewsBreak: Alaska Natives believed whale hunt was legal

    Monday, August 20 2018 7:24 PM EDT2018-08-20 23:24:29 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 7:40 PM EDT2018-08-21 23:40:49 GMT
    (Katie Basile/KYUK via AP). In this July 29, 2017 photo provided by KYUK-TV shows a gray whale that was killed in the Kuskokwim River is butchered and the meat and blubber distributed. Indigenous hunters in Alaska initially believed they were legally h...(Katie Basile/KYUK via AP). In this July 29, 2017 photo provided by KYUK-TV shows a gray whale that was killed in the Kuskokwim River is butchered and the meat and blubber distributed. Indigenous hunters in Alaska initially believed they were legally h...
    A U.S. report says indigenous hunters in Alaska initially believed they were legally hunting a beluga whale when they unlawfully killed a protected gray whale after it strayed into a river last year.More >>
    A U.S. report says indigenous hunters in Alaska initially believed they were legally hunting a beluga whale when they unlawfully killed a protected gray whale after it strayed into a river last year.More >>
  • Science Says: Hotter weather turbocharges US West wildfires

    Science Says: Hotter weather turbocharges US West wildfires

    Sunday, August 19 2018 11:26 AM EDT2018-08-19 15:26:58 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 7:40 PM EDT2018-08-21 23:40:46 GMT
    (AP Photo/Noah Berger). FILE - In this Aug. 7, 2018 file photo, firefighters monitor a backfire while battling the Ranch Fire, part of the Mendocino Complex Fire near Ladoga, Calif. The years with the most acres burned by wildfires have some of the hot...(AP Photo/Noah Berger). FILE - In this Aug. 7, 2018 file photo, firefighters monitor a backfire while battling the Ranch Fire, part of the Mendocino Complex Fire near Ladoga, Calif. The years with the most acres burned by wildfires have some of the hot...
    An AP analysis finds a clear connection between warmer temperatures out west and more land burned by wildfires.More >>
    An AP analysis finds a clear connection between warmer temperatures out west and more land burned by wildfires.More >>
  • Study: Climate change possible cause of bird species decline

    Study: Climate change possible cause of bird species decline

    Sunday, August 19 2018 6:12 PM EDT2018-08-19 22:12:22 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 7:40 PM EDT2018-08-21 23:40:44 GMT
    Scientists studying the collapse of bird populations in the desert along the Nevada-California border say climate change could be to blame.More >>
    Scientists studying the collapse of bird populations in the desert along the Nevada-California border say climate change could be to blame.More >>
  • Australian prime minister abandons greenhouse gas target

    Australian prime minister abandons greenhouse gas target

    Monday, August 20 2018 12:04 AM EDT2018-08-20 04:04:53 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 7:40 PM EDT2018-08-21 23:40:41 GMT
    (Mick Tsikas/Pool Photo via AP). Australia's Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull sits during a meeting with Poland's President Andrzej Duda at Parliament House in Canberra, Monday, Aug. 20, 2018. Turnbull abandoned plans to legislate to limit greenhouse ga...(Mick Tsikas/Pool Photo via AP). Australia's Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull sits during a meeting with Poland's President Andrzej Duda at Parliament House in Canberra, Monday, Aug. 20, 2018. Turnbull abandoned plans to legislate to limit greenhouse ga...
    Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has abandoned plans to legislate to Australia's limit greenhouse gas emissions to head off a revolt by conservative lawmakers.More >>
    Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has abandoned plans to legislate to Australia's limit greenhouse gas emissions to head off a revolt by conservative lawmakers.More >>
  • More than 1,000 Google workers protest censored China search

    More than 1,000 Google workers protest censored China search

    Thursday, August 16 2018 9:28 PM EDT2018-08-17 01:28:30 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 7:30 PM EDT2018-08-21 23:30:35 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andy Wong, File). FILE - In this April 28, 2016, file photo, visitors gather at a display booth for Google at the 2016 Global Mobile Internet Conference (GMIC) in Beijing. Google employees are upset with the company’s secretive plan to build ...(AP Photo/Andy Wong, File). FILE - In this April 28, 2016, file photo, visitors gather at a display booth for Google at the 2016 Global Mobile Internet Conference (GMIC) in Beijing. Google employees are upset with the company’s secretive plan to build ...
    Some Google employees are upset with the company's secretive plan to build a search engine that would comply with Chinese censorship, and a letter sent to management calls on executives to conduct a review of...More >>
    Some Google employees are upset with the company's secretive plan to build a search engine that would comply with Chinese censorship, and a letter sent to management calls on executives to conduct a review of ethics and transparency at the company.More >>
  • Kelly Marie Tran breaks silence about online harassment

    Kelly Marie Tran breaks silence about online harassment

    Tuesday, August 21 2018 10:15 AM EDT2018-08-21 14:15:18 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 6:14 PM EDT2018-08-21 22:14:19 GMT
    (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this March 4, 2018, file photo, Kelly Marie Tran arrives at the Oscars, at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles. Tran is breaking her silence about online harassment months after deleting her Instagram...(Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this March 4, 2018, file photo, Kelly Marie Tran arrives at the Oscars, at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles. Tran is breaking her silence about online harassment months after deleting her Instagram...
    Kelly Marie Tran is breaking her silence about online harassment months after deleting her Instagram account.More >>
    Kelly Marie Tran is breaking her silence about online harassment months after deleting her Instagram account.More >>
  • Germany: No preparations made in case of alien landing

    Germany: No preparations made in case of alien landing

    Saturday, August 18 2018 11:11 AM EDT2018-08-18 15:11:12 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 4:11 PM EDT2018-08-21 20:11:14 GMT
    (AP Photo/Michael Probst). Long exposure picture shows driving cars on the highway just before sunrise near Frankfurt , central Germany, Friday, Aug. 17, 2018.(AP Photo/Michael Probst). Long exposure picture shows driving cars on the highway just before sunrise near Frankfurt , central Germany, Friday, Aug. 17, 2018.
    Not Fake News: The German government says it has made no preparations for the possibility that aliens might land in the country.More >>
    Not Fake News: The German government says it has made no preparations for the possibility that aliens might land in the country.More >>
  • Scientists downgrade alert level for Hawaii volcano

    Scientists downgrade alert level for Hawaii volcano

    Friday, August 17 2018 11:40 PM EDT2018-08-18 03:40:24 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 9:45 AM EDT2018-08-21 13:45:31 GMT
    (Janice Wei/National Park Service via AP). This photo provided by the National Park Service shows earthquake damage to Crater Rim Drive inside Hawaii Volcanoes National Park in Hawaii on Friday, Aug. 17, 2018. Slowing activity at Hawaii's Kilauea volca...(Janice Wei/National Park Service via AP). This photo provided by the National Park Service shows earthquake damage to Crater Rim Drive inside Hawaii Volcanoes National Park in Hawaii on Friday, Aug. 17, 2018. Slowing activity at Hawaii's Kilauea volca...
    Slowing activity at Hawaii's Kilauea volcano is prompting scientists to lower their alert level for the mountain.More >>
    Slowing activity at Hawaii's Kilauea volcano is prompting scientists to lower their alert level for the mountain.More >>
  • FBI probes computer hacks in California House campaigns

    FBI probes computer hacks in California House campaigns

    Monday, August 20 2018 7:48 PM EDT2018-08-20 23:48:34 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 9:37 AM EDT2018-08-21 13:37:00 GMT
    The FBI launched investigations after two Southern California Democratic House candidates were targeted by computer hackers.More >>
    The FBI launched investigations after two Southern California Democratic House candidates were targeted by computer hackers.More >>
  • Indonesian officials defend parade of veiled kids with guns

    Indonesian officials defend parade of veiled kids with guns

    Tuesday, August 21 2018 3:18 AM EDT2018-08-21 07:18:05 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 9:21 AM EDT2018-08-21 13:21:21 GMT
    Indonesian officials are defending a street parade that involved veiled kindergarteners carrying replica weapons, with police saying they'll arrest the person who uploaded a viral video of the event to Facebook.More >>
    Indonesian officials are defending a street parade that involved veiled kindergarteners carrying replica weapons, with police saying they'll arrest the person who uploaded a viral video of the event to Facebook.More >>
  • David Cross show on at Utah college after 'offensive' tweet

    David Cross show on at Utah college after 'offensive' tweet

    Monday, August 20 2018 12:13 PM EDT2018-08-20 16:13:16 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 6:29 AM EDT2018-08-21 10:29:40 GMT
    The University of Utah says a tweet from comedian David Cross showing him wearing undergarments sacred to the Mormon faith was "deeply offensive.".More >>
    The University of Utah says a tweet from comedian David Cross showing him wearing undergarments sacred to the Mormon faith was "deeply offensive.".More >>
  • Report: Experts knew Genoa bridge had weakened 20 percent

    Report: Experts knew Genoa bridge had weakened 20 percent

    Monday, August 20 2018 5:52 AM EDT2018-08-20 09:52:55 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 3:23 AM EDT2018-08-21 07:23:51 GMT
    (Luca Zennaro/ANSA via AP). A view of the partially collapsed Morandi highway bridge, in Genoa, Italy, Sunday, Aug. 19, 2018. The unofficial death toll in Tuesday's collapse rose to 43 Saturday.(Luca Zennaro/ANSA via AP). A view of the partially collapsed Morandi highway bridge, in Genoa, Italy, Sunday, Aug. 19, 2018. The unofficial death toll in Tuesday's collapse rose to 43 Saturday.
    Firefighters in the Italian city of Genoa have suspended an operation to allow evacuated residents to retrieve their belongings from homes under a bridge that partially collapsed, after workers heard creaking...More >>
    Firefighters in the Italian city of Genoa have suspended an operation to allow evacuated residents to retrieve their belongings from homes under a bridge that partially collapsed, after workers heard creaking noises coming from the structure.More >>
  • Asian shares gain despite doubts over US-China trade talks

    Asian shares gain despite doubts over US-China trade talks

    Monday, August 20 2018 10:18 AM EDT2018-08-20 14:18:20 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 2:18 AM EDT2018-08-21 06:18:06 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File). FILE - This July 15, 2013, file photo, shows a sign for Wall Street outside the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Monday, Aug. 20, 2018.(AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File). FILE - This July 15, 2013, file photo, shows a sign for Wall Street outside the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Monday, Aug. 20, 2018.
    U.S. stocks are moving mostly higher in early trading, adding to the market's upbeat finish last week amid signs of progress in resolving the trade dispute between the U.S. and China.More >>
    U.S. stocks are moving mostly higher in early trading, adding to the market's upbeat finish last week amid signs of progress in resolving the trade dispute between the U.S. and China.More >>
  • Judge told to consider protections for Montana grayling fish

    Judge told to consider protections for Montana grayling fish

    Friday, August 17 2018 2:56 PM EDT2018-08-17 18:56:51 GMT
    Monday, August 20 2018 8:40 PM EDT2018-08-21 00:40:40 GMT
    (Ben Pierce/Bozeman Daily Chronicle via AP, File). FILE - In this June 27, 2005, file photo, an Arctic grayling is shown in Emerald Lake in Bozeman, Mont. A federal appeals court says U.S. wildlife officials did not consider all environmental factors w...(Ben Pierce/Bozeman Daily Chronicle via AP, File). FILE - In this June 27, 2005, file photo, an Arctic grayling is shown in Emerald Lake in Bozeman, Mont. A federal appeals court says U.S. wildlife officials did not consider all environmental factors w...
    A federal appeals court says the U.S. wildlife officials did not consider all environmental factors when it decided against designating a Montana fish as a threatened or endangered species.More >>
    A federal appeals court says the U.S. wildlife officials did not consider all environmental factors when it decided against designating a Montana fish as a threatened or endangered species.More >>
  • Kroger rolls out driverless cars for grocery deliveries

    Kroger rolls out driverless cars for grocery deliveries

    Thursday, August 16 2018 8:25 AM EDT2018-08-16 12:25:16 GMT
    Monday, August 20 2018 6:59 PM EDT2018-08-20 22:59:49 GMT
    (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis, File). FILE- This June 15, 2017, file photo shows bagged purchases from the Kroger grocery store in Flowood, Miss. Kroger Co. has chosen a Phoenix suburb as the launching pad for delivering groceries to doorsteps using drive...(AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis, File). FILE- This June 15, 2017, file photo shows bagged purchases from the Kroger grocery store in Flowood, Miss. Kroger Co. has chosen a Phoenix suburb as the launching pad for delivering groceries to doorsteps using drive...
    Kroger initiates testing of driverless grocery deliveries in Arizona.More >>
    Kroger initiates testing of driverless grocery deliveries in Arizona.More >>
  • Trump administration less concerned about conserving oil

    Trump administration less concerned about conserving oil

    Monday, August 20 2018 12:22 AM EDT2018-08-20 04:22:51 GMT
    Monday, August 20 2018 5:34 PM EDT2018-08-20 21:34:19 GMT
    (AP Photo/Charles Krupa, File). FILE- In this April 23, 2018, file photo a car is filled with gasoline at a station in Windham, N.H. Conserving oil is no longer an economic imperative for the U.S., the Trump administration declares in a major new polic...(AP Photo/Charles Krupa, File). FILE- In this April 23, 2018, file photo a car is filled with gasoline at a station in Windham, N.H. Conserving oil is no longer an economic imperative for the U.S., the Trump administration declares in a major new polic...
    Pointing to petroleum alternatives, Trump administration says it's less concerned about conserving oil than in the past.More >>
    Pointing to petroleum alternatives, Trump administration says it's less concerned about conserving oil than in the past.More >>
  • Officials remove special rules for gene therapy experiments

    Officials remove special rules for gene therapy experiments

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 6:10 PM EDT2018-08-15 22:10:13 GMT
    Monday, August 20 2018 4:45 PM EDT2018-08-20 20:45:01 GMT
    (AP Photo/Eric Risberg). FILE - In this Monday, Nov. 13, 2017 file photo, a nurse practitioner prepares to start the first human gene editing treatment for Hunter syndrome, an inherited metabolic disease, at a hospital in Oakland, Calif. On Wednesday, ...(AP Photo/Eric Risberg). FILE - In this Monday, Nov. 13, 2017 file photo, a nurse practitioner prepares to start the first human gene editing treatment for Hunter syndrome, an inherited metabolic disease, at a hospital in Oakland, Calif. On Wednesday, ...
    U.S. health officials revised rules for gene therapy experiments.More >>
    U.S. health officials revised rules for gene therapy experiments.More >>
  • Not just land heat waves: Oceans are in hot water, too

    Not just land heat waves: Oceans are in hot water, too

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 1:11 PM EDT2018-08-15 17:11:59 GMT
    Monday, August 20 2018 2:10 PM EDT2018-08-20 18:10:55 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gregory Bull). FILE - In this Tuesday, Feb. 26, 2013 file photo, a Guadalupe fur seal, foreground, passes by as SeaWorld animal rescue team member Heather Ruce feeds a California sea lion at a rescue facility in San Diego, with rescue crews s...(AP Photo/Gregory Bull). FILE - In this Tuesday, Feb. 26, 2013 file photo, a Guadalupe fur seal, foreground, passes by as SeaWorld animal rescue team member Heather Ruce feeds a California sea lion at a rescue facility in San Diego, with rescue crews s...
    Even the oceans are breaking temperature records in this summer of heat waves.More >>
    Even the oceans are breaking temperature records in this summer of heat waves.More >>
  • After Alex Jones timeout, Twitter CEO mulls deeper changes

    After Alex Jones timeout, Twitter CEO mulls deeper changes

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 11:37 AM EDT2018-08-15 15:37:12 GMT
    Monday, August 20 2018 1:10 PM EDT2018-08-20 17:10:31 GMT
    (Jay Janner/Austin American-Statesman via AP, File). FILE - In this April 19, 2017, file photo, Alex Jones, a right-wing radio host and conspiracy theorist, arrives at the courthouse in Austin, Texas. Twitter says it is suspending the account of the fa...(Jay Janner/Austin American-Statesman via AP, File). FILE - In this April 19, 2017, file photo, Alex Jones, a right-wing radio host and conspiracy theorist, arrives at the courthouse in Austin, Texas. Twitter says it is suspending the account of the fa...
    Twitter lasted less than two weeks before joining other prominent tech companies in muzzling Alex Jones, the right-wing conspiracy theorist who's used their platforms to spread false information and hoaxes for...More >>
    Twitter lasted less than two weeks before joining other prominent tech companies in muzzling Alex Jones, the right-wing conspiracy theorist who's used their platforms to spread false information and hoaxes for years with few, if any, repercussions.More >>
  • Report: SEC subpoenas Tesla about CEO's buyout plans

    Report: SEC subpoenas Tesla about CEO's buyout plans

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 6:18 PM EDT2018-08-15 22:18:10 GMT
    Monday, August 20 2018 11:14 AM EDT2018-08-20 15:14:13 GMT
    The Wall Street Journal is reporting the government regulators have subpoenaed Tesla as they dig deeper into CEO Elon Musk's recent disclosure about a potential buyout of the electric car maker.More >>
    The Wall Street Journal is reporting the government regulators have subpoenaed Tesla as they dig deeper into CEO Elon Musk's recent disclosure about a potential buyout of the electric car maker.More >>
  • US says conserving oil is no longer an economic imperative

    US says conserving oil is no longer an economic imperative

    Sunday, August 19 2018 7:26 AM EDT2018-08-19 11:26:44 GMT
    Monday, August 20 2018 11:13 AM EDT2018-08-20 15:13:22 GMT
    The Trump administration says conserving oil is no longer an economic imperative for the U.S.More >>
    The Trump administration says conserving oil is no longer an economic imperative for the U.S.More >>
  • Los Angeles is first in US to install subway body scanners

    Los Angeles is first in US to install subway body scanners

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 12:22 PM EDT2018-08-14 16:22:45 GMT
    Monday, August 20 2018 10:10 AM EDT2018-08-20 14:10:36 GMT
    The Los Angeles subway system is poised to become the first mass transit system in the U.S. to install body scanners to screen passengers for weapons and explosives.More >>
    The Los Angeles subway system is poised to become the first mass transit system in the U.S. to install body scanners to screen passengers for weapons and explosives.More >>
  • 3 scientists share $500,000 prize for work on cancer therapy

    3 scientists share $500,000 prize for work on cancer therapy

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 8:43 AM EDT2018-08-15 12:43:56 GMT
    Monday, August 20 2018 9:19 AM EDT2018-08-20 13:19:51 GMT
    (Center for Cancer Research, National Cancer Institute via AP). This undated photo provided by the National Cancer Institute shows Dr. Steven A. Rosenberg, M.D., Ph.D., winner of the 2018 Albany Medical Center's Prize in Medicine and Biomedical Research.(Center for Cancer Research, National Cancer Institute via AP). This undated photo provided by the National Cancer Institute shows Dr. Steven A. Rosenberg, M.D., Ph.D., winner of the 2018 Albany Medical Center's Prize in Medicine and Biomedical Research.
    Three scientists will share a $500,000 medical prize for their studies of the immune system that have led to innovative treatments for cancer, HIV and other diseases.More >>
    Three scientists will share a $500,000 medical prize for their studies of the immune system that have led to innovative treatments for cancer, HIV and other diseases.More >>
  • As Musk admits to job stress, Tesla's board may have to act

    As Musk admits to job stress, Tesla's board may have to act

    Friday, August 17 2018 1:44 AM EDT2018-08-17 05:44:15 GMT
    Monday, August 20 2018 5:42 AM EDT2018-08-20 09:42:57 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jack Plunkett, File). FILE - In this March 9, 2013, file photo, Electric car maker Tesla’s CEO Elon Musk gives the opening keynote at the SXSW Interactive Festival in Austin, Texas. Musk has admitted in a wide-ranging interview with The New Y...(AP Photo/Jack Plunkett, File). FILE - In this March 9, 2013, file photo, Electric car maker Tesla’s CEO Elon Musk gives the opening keynote at the SXSW Interactive Festival in Austin, Texas. Musk has admitted in a wide-ranging interview with The New Y...
    Electric car maker Tesla's CEO Elon Musk tells New York Times that stress is taking a heavy toll, but he stands by his tweet on taking company private.More >>
    Electric car maker Tesla's CEO Elon Musk tells New York Times that stress is taking a heavy toll, but he stands by his tweet on taking company private.More >>
  • Italy bridge designer warned in 1979 of risk of corrosion

    Italy bridge designer warned in 1979 of risk of corrosion

    Sunday, August 19 2018 2:52 PM EDT2018-08-19 18:52:13 GMT
    Monday, August 20 2018 5:34 AM EDT2018-08-20 09:34:08 GMT
    (Luca Zennaro/ANSA via AP). A view of the partially collapsed Morandi highway bridge, in Genoa, Italy, Sunday, Aug. 19, 2018. The unofficial death toll in Tuesday's collapse rose to 43 Saturday.(Luca Zennaro/ANSA via AP). A view of the partially collapsed Morandi highway bridge, in Genoa, Italy, Sunday, Aug. 19, 2018. The unofficial death toll in Tuesday's collapse rose to 43 Saturday.
    The Italian engineer who designed the Genoa bridge that collapsed and killed 43 people warned four decades ago that it would require constant maintenance to remove rust given the effects of corrosion from sea air...More >>
    The Italian engineer who designed the Genoa bridge that collapsed and killed 43 people warned four decades ago that it would require constant maintenance to remove rust given the effects of corrosion from sea air and pollution.More >>
  • Spacewalkers install bird trackers, send satellites flying

    Spacewalkers install bird trackers, send satellites flying

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 12:36 PM EDT2018-08-15 16:36:33 GMT
    Monday, August 20 2018 3:29 AM EDT2018-08-20 07:29:22 GMT
    Russian cosmonauts are taking a spacewalk to fling tiny satellites into orbit and install antennas for tracking birds on Earth.More >>
    Russian cosmonauts are taking a spacewalk to fling tiny satellites into orbit and install antennas for tracking birds on Earth.More >>
  • Stocks jump as hopes rise for progress on China trade talks

    Stocks jump as hopes rise for progress on China trade talks

    Friday, August 17 2018 10:10 AM EDT2018-08-17 14:10:43 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 8:47 PM EDT2018-08-20 00:47:39 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File). FILE- In this April 24, 2018, file photo replicas of Arturo Di Modica's "Charging Bull" are for sale on a street vendor's table outside the New York Stock Exchange in New York. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. ED...(AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File). FILE- In this April 24, 2018, file photo replicas of Arturo Di Modica's "Charging Bull" are for sale on a street vendor's table outside the New York Stock Exchange in New York. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. ED...
    US stocks are mostly lower as weak forecasts from chipmakers Nvidia and Applied Materials send technology companies lower.More >>
    US stocks are mostly lower as weak forecasts from chipmakers Nvidia and Applied Materials send technology companies lower.More >>
  • Shipwreck from only WWII battle in America found off Alaska

    Shipwreck from only WWII battle in America found off Alaska

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 12:34 PM EDT2018-08-15 16:34:29 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 6:13 PM EDT2018-08-19 22:13:54 GMT
    Scientists say they have discovered part of a ship that was blown off a U.S. Navy destroyer during World War II in Alaska's Aleutian Islands.More >>
    Scientists say they have discovered part of a ship that was blown off a U.S. Navy destroyer during World War II in Alaska's Aleutian Islands.More >>
  • Tesla forms committee to assess proposal to go private

    Tesla forms committee to assess proposal to go private

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 7:13 PM EDT2018-08-14 23:13:48 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 4:22 PM EDT2018-08-19 20:22:57 GMT
    (AP Photo/Kiichiro Sato, File). FILE - In this June 14, 2018, file photo, Tesla CEO Elon Musk speaks at a news conference in Chicago.  Tesla is forming a special committee to evaluate  Musk’s plan to take the company private. The electric car maker sai...(AP Photo/Kiichiro Sato, File). FILE - In this June 14, 2018, file photo, Tesla CEO Elon Musk speaks at a news conference in Chicago. Tesla is forming a special committee to evaluate Musk’s plan to take the company private. The electric car maker sai...
    Tesla's board is preparing to evaluate CEO Elon Musk's brewing buyout bid with a three-member committee that includes a director whose objectivity has been recently questioned.More >>
    Tesla's board is preparing to evaluate CEO Elon Musk's brewing buyout bid with a three-member committee that includes a director whose objectivity has been recently questioned.More >>
  • Correction: Backstreet Boys Concert-Oklahoma story

    Correction: Backstreet Boys Concert-Oklahoma story

    Saturday, August 18 2018 10:26 PM EDT2018-08-19 02:26:17 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 2:57 PM EDT2018-08-19 18:57:10 GMT
    At least 14 people have been injured and transported to hospitals after trusses holding up the entrance to a resort where the Backstreet Boys were set to begin a concert in Oklahoma collapsed.More >>
    At least 14 people have been injured and transported to hospitals after trusses holding up the entrance to a resort where the Backstreet Boys were set to begin a concert in Oklahoma collapsed.More >>
  • Warren Buffett's firm adds to Apple, Teva investments

    Warren Buffett's firm adds to Apple, Teva investments

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 5:45 PM EDT2018-08-14 21:45:02 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 1:04 PM EDT2018-08-19 17:04:53 GMT
    Investor Warren Buffett's company added to its stakes in Apple and Israeli drugmaker Teva Pharmaceuticals in the second quarter while tweaking several of its other stock investments.More >>
    Investor Warren Buffett's company added to its stakes in Apple and Israeli drugmaker Teva Pharmaceuticals in the second quarter while tweaking several of its other stock investments.More >>
  • After firefighting rips up the land, crews move in to fix it

    After firefighting rips up the land, crews move in to fix it

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 11:57 AM EDT2018-08-15 15:57:25 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 1:04 PM EDT2018-08-19 17:04:33 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jonathan J. Cooper). In this Friday, Aug. 10, 2018 photo, Jack Hattendorf steers a road grader to repair a dirt path near Lakeport, Calif. Even as flames continue chewing through forestland nearby, Hattendorf and others are working to repair ...(AP Photo/Jonathan J. Cooper). In this Friday, Aug. 10, 2018 photo, Jack Hattendorf steers a road grader to repair a dirt path near Lakeport, Calif. Even as flames continue chewing through forestland nearby, Hattendorf and others are working to repair ...
    Firefighters are battling the largest wildfire on record in California, while foresters and other experts are working to repair the damage.More >>
    Firefighters are battling the largest wildfire on record in California, while foresters and other experts are working to repair the damage.More >>
  • Renewable resort: Greek island to run on wind, solar power

    Renewable resort: Greek island to run on wind, solar power

    Sunday, August 19 2018 3:26 AM EDT2018-08-19 07:26:34 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 12:47 PM EDT2018-08-19 16:47:43 GMT
    (AP Photo/ Iliana Mier). In this Thursday, Aug. 9, 2018 photo is seen a wind turbine on the Aegean island of Tilos, Greece.  When the blades of the 800 kilowatt wind turbine start turning, Tilos will become the first island in the Mediterranean to run ...(AP Photo/ Iliana Mier). In this Thursday, Aug. 9, 2018 photo is seen a wind turbine on the Aegean island of Tilos, Greece. When the blades of the 800 kilowatt wind turbine start turning, Tilos will become the first island in the Mediterranean to run ...
    When the blades of its 800-kilowatt wind turbine start turning, Tilos will become the first island in the Mediterranean to run exclusively on wind and solar power.More >>
    When the blades of its 800-kilowatt wind turbine start turning, Tilos will become the first island in the Mediterranean to run exclusively on wind and solar power.More >>
  • Alert level raised for tiny volcanic isle in southern Japan

    Alert level raised for tiny volcanic isle in southern Japan

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 4:01 AM EDT2018-08-15 08:01:46 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 11:28 AM EDT2018-08-19 15:28:57 GMT
    Japan has raised alert levels on a small southern volcanic island, urging its 150 residents to prepare for an evacuation amid growing risks of an eruption.More >>
    Japan has raised alert levels on a small southern volcanic island, urging its 150 residents to prepare for an evacuation amid growing risks of an eruption.More >>
  • Modi says India will send manned flight into space by 2022

    Modi says India will send manned flight into space by 2022

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 11:49 PM EDT2018-08-15 03:49:09 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 11:28 AM EDT2018-08-19 15:28:49 GMT
    (AP Photo/Rajanish Kakade). Commuters move past an illuminated Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus station building on the eve of Independence day in Mumbai, India, Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018.(AP Photo/Rajanish Kakade). Commuters move past an illuminated Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus station building on the eve of Independence day in Mumbai, India, Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018.
    Prime Minister Narendra Modi says India will send a manned flight into space by 2022.More >>
    Prime Minister Narendra Modi says India will send a manned flight into space by 2022.More >>
  • Former UN Secretary-General Kofi Annan dies at age 80

    Former UN Secretary-General Kofi Annan dies at age 80

    Saturday, August 18 2018 6:00 AM EDT2018-08-18 10:00:28 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 7:53 AM EDT2018-08-19 11:53:12 GMT
    Kofi Annan, one of the world's most celebrated diplomats and a charismatic symbol of the United Nations who rose through its ranks to become the first black African secretary-general, has died.More >>
    Kofi Annan, one of the world's most celebrated diplomats and a charismatic symbol of the United Nations who rose through its ranks to become the first black African secretary-general, has died.More >>
  • Houston school removes sign after social media criticism

    Houston school removes sign after social media criticism

    Saturday, August 18 2018 11:09 AM EDT2018-08-18 15:09:32 GMT
    Saturday, August 18 2018 3:53 PM EDT2018-08-18 19:53:46 GMT
    A sign at a Houston elementary and middle school that sparked social media protests has been removed.More >>
    A sign at a Houston elementary and middle school that sparked social media protests has been removed.More >>
  • Egypt president ratifies law imposing internet controls

    Egypt president ratifies law imposing internet controls

    Saturday, August 18 2018 1:15 PM EDT2018-08-18 17:15:50 GMT
    Saturday, August 18 2018 1:17 PM EDT2018-08-18 17:17:56 GMT
    Egypt's President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi has ratified an anti-cybercrime law that rights groups say paves the way for censoring online media.More >>
    Egypt's President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi has ratified an anti-cybercrime law that rights groups say paves the way for censoring online media.More >>
  • 'Queen of Soul' Aretha Franklin dies at 76

    'Queen of Soul' Aretha Franklin dies at 76

    Thursday, August 16 2018 10:00 AM EDT2018-08-16 14:00:21 GMT
    Saturday, August 18 2018 4:11 AM EDT2018-08-18 08:11:11 GMT
    Singer Aretha Franklin, the iconic "Queen of Soul" who voiced classics such as "Respect," "Think" and "Chain of Fools," has died at 76.More >>
    Singer Aretha Franklin, the iconic "Queen of Soul" who voiced classics such as "Respect," "Think" and "Chain of Fools," has died at 76.More >>
  • Experts: Hail damage is worse, but climate role uncertain

    Experts: Hail damage is worse, but climate role uncertain

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 8:51 PM EDT2018-08-15 00:51:28 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 11:40 PM EDT2018-08-18 03:40:53 GMT
    Climate and weather scientists say hailstorms already inflict billions of dollars in damage, and the cost will rise as the growing population builds more homes, offices and factories.More >>
    Climate and weather scientists say hailstorms already inflict billions of dollars in damage, and the cost will rise as the growing population builds more homes, offices and factories.More >>
  • US and Chile agree to cooperate on cyber security

    US and Chile agree to cooperate on cyber security

    Thursday, August 16 2018 3:21 PM EDT2018-08-16 19:21:45 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 8:22 PM EDT2018-08-18 00:22:47 GMT
    U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis and his Chilean counterpart signed an agreement pledging closer cooperation in combating cyber threats.More >>
    U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis and his Chilean counterpart signed an agreement pledging closer cooperation in combating cyber threats.More >>
  • White House called toxins contamination 'PR nightmare'

    White House called toxins contamination 'PR nightmare'

    Monday, August 13 2018 1:37 AM EDT2018-08-13 05:37:53 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 8:00 PM EDT2018-08-18 00:00:45 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt Rourke). In this Aug. 1, 2018 photo, Lauren Woehr hands her 16-month-old daughter Caroline, held by her husband Dan McDowell, a cup filled with bottled water at their home in Horsham, Pa. In Horsham and surrounding towns in eastern Penns...(AP Photo/Matt Rourke). In this Aug. 1, 2018 photo, Lauren Woehr hands her 16-month-old daughter Caroline, held by her husband Dan McDowell, a cup filled with bottled water at their home in Horsham, Pa. In Horsham and surrounding towns in eastern Penns...
    Toxics used in nonstick cookware, fast-food wrappers and much more are turning up in public water systems in dozens of states.More >>
    Toxics used in nonstick cookware, fast-food wrappers and much more are turning up in public water systems in dozens of states.More >>
  • The Latest: Tesla shares drop 9 percent after Musk interview

    The Latest: Tesla shares drop 9 percent after Musk interview

    Friday, August 17 2018 9:40 AM EDT2018-08-17 13:40:44 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 5:20 PM EDT2018-08-17 21:20:11 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jack Plunkett, File). FILE - In this March 9, 2013, file photo, Electric car maker Tesla’s CEO Elon Musk gives the opening keynote at the SXSW Interactive Festival in Austin, Texas. Musk has admitted in a wide-ranging interview with The New Y...(AP Photo/Jack Plunkett, File). FILE - In this March 9, 2013, file photo, Electric car maker Tesla’s CEO Elon Musk gives the opening keynote at the SXSW Interactive Festival in Austin, Texas. Musk has admitted in a wide-ranging interview with The New Y...
    Electric car maker Tesla's CEO Elon Musk tells New York Times that stress is taking a heavy toll, but he stands by his tweet on taking company private.More >>
    Electric car maker Tesla's CEO Elon Musk tells New York Times that stress is taking a heavy toll, but he stands by his tweet on taking company private.More >>
  • APNewsBreak: Google clarifies location-tracking policy

    APNewsBreak: Google clarifies location-tracking policy

    Thursday, August 16 2018 4:16 PM EDT2018-08-16 20:16:48 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 4:39 PM EDT2018-08-17 20:39:15 GMT
    (AP Photo/Seth Wenig). In this Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2018, photo a mobile phone displays a user's travels in New York. Google records your movements even when you explicitly tell it not to. An Associated Press investigation shows that using Google service...(AP Photo/Seth Wenig). In this Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2018, photo a mobile phone displays a user's travels in New York. Google records your movements even when you explicitly tell it not to. An Associated Press investigation shows that using Google service...
    Google clarifies it tracks users who disable location history.More >>
    Google clarifies it tracks users who disable location history.More >>
  • Tinder founders, execs file suit against IAC and Match Group

    Tinder founders, execs file suit against IAC and Match Group

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 1:41 PM EDT2018-08-14 17:41:15 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 12:04 PM EDT2018-08-17 16:04:08 GMT
    The founders of the dating app Tinder, along with current executives and some employees, have filed a lawsuit against IAC/InterActiveCorp and its Match Group subsidiary.More >>
    The founders of the dating app Tinder, along with current executives and some employees, have filed a lawsuit against IAC/InterActiveCorp and its Match Group subsidiary.More >>
  • Bridge collapse highlights Italy's aging infrastructure

    Bridge collapse highlights Italy's aging infrastructure

    Thursday, August 16 2018 7:00 AM EDT2018-08-16 11:00:13 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 9:42 AM EDT2018-08-17 13:42:35 GMT
    (AP Photo/Nicola Marfisi). Workers inspect the the area around the collapsed Morandi highway bridge, in Genoa, northern Italy, Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2018. A bridge on a main highway linking Italy with France collapsed in the Italian port city of Genoa du...(AP Photo/Nicola Marfisi). Workers inspect the the area around the collapsed Morandi highway bridge, in Genoa, northern Italy, Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2018. A bridge on a main highway linking Italy with France collapsed in the Italian port city of Genoa du...
    The Italian government lashed out Thursday at the holding company for Autostrade per l'Italia for defending its financial interests in the face of the deadly bridge crash in Genoa without sparing a word for victims.More >>
    The Italian government lashed out Thursday at the holding company for Autostrade per l'Italia for defending its financial interests in the face of the deadly bridge crash in Genoa without sparing a word for victims.More >>
  • The Latest: Trump tweets support for pastor jailed in Turkey

    The Latest: Trump tweets support for pastor jailed in Turkey

    Thursday, August 16 2018 8:50 AM EDT2018-08-16 12:50:21 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 4:25 AM EDT2018-08-17 08:25:48 GMT
    (Presidential Press Service via AP, Pool). Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, as he shakes hands with Qatar's Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani prior to their talks at the Presidential Palace in Ankara, Turkey, Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2018. Turkey...(Presidential Press Service via AP, Pool). Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, as he shakes hands with Qatar's Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani prior to their talks at the Presidential Palace in Ankara, Turkey, Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2018. Turkey...
    Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has spoken with French President Emmanuel Macron, during which Macron said that Turkey's economic stability is important for France.More >>
    Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has spoken with French President Emmanuel Macron, during which Macron said that Turkey's economic stability is important for France.More >>
  • Bodies of missing wife, daughters found in Colorado

    Bodies of missing wife, daughters found in Colorado

    Thursday, August 16 2018 4:05 AM EDT2018-08-16 08:05:05 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 2:20 AM EDT2018-08-17 06:20:10 GMT
    Authorities say the husband of a missing family in Colorado has been arrested in connection with the case.More >>
    Authorities say the husband of a missing family in Colorado has been arrested in connection with the case.More >>
  • Recording: Omarosa offered $15,000 a month to be 'positive'

    Recording: Omarosa offered $15,000 a month to be 'positive'

    Thursday, August 16 2018 1:30 PM EDT2018-08-16 17:30:31 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 1:23 AM EDT2018-08-17 05:23:43 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer). Television personality and former White House staffer Omarosa Manigault Newman listens during an interview with The Associated Press, Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018, in New York.(AP Photo/Mary Altaffer). Television personality and former White House staffer Omarosa Manigault Newman listens during an interview with The Associated Press, Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018, in New York.
    Omarosa Manigault Newman has released another secret audio tape that she says proves President Donald Trump wanted to silence her after firing her from the White House.More >>
    Omarosa Manigault Newman has released another secret audio tape that she says proves President Donald Trump wanted to silence her after firing her from the White House.More >>
  • Uber driver charged with assaulting woman in San Francisco

    Uber driver charged with assaulting woman in San Francisco

    Thursday, August 16 2018 8:38 PM EDT2018-08-17 00:38:31 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 8:41 PM EDT2018-08-17 00:41:03 GMT
    (Union City Police via AP). This photo released by the Union City Police shows Kevin Barillas-Saballos. Police have arrested Barillas-Saballos, an Uber driver who is accused of picking up a woman in San Francisco while off duty and sexually assaulting ...(Union City Police via AP). This photo released by the Union City Police shows Kevin Barillas-Saballos. Police have arrested Barillas-Saballos, an Uber driver who is accused of picking up a woman in San Francisco while off duty and sexually assaulting ...
    An Uber driver is accused of picking up a woman in San Francisco while off duty and sexually assaulting her.More >>
    An Uber driver is accused of picking up a woman in San Francisco while off duty and sexually assaulting her.More >>
  • US students turn grief into tech startup after France attack

    US students turn grief into tech startup after France attack

    Saturday, August 11 2018 11:34 AM EDT2018-08-11 15:34:32 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 8:16 PM EDT2018-08-17 00:16:17 GMT
    (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez). University of California students, from left, Anjali Banerjee, Alice Ma and Tyler Heintz walk near the university's campus Wednesday, June 6, 2018, in, Berkeley, Calif. The students who were in Nice, France when a terror...(AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez). University of California students, from left, Anjali Banerjee, Alice Ma and Tyler Heintz walk near the university's campus Wednesday, June 6, 2018, in, Berkeley, Calif. The students who were in Nice, France when a terror...
    University of California, Berkeley students who were in the French city of Nice when a man drove a 19-ton truck through the crowd, killing their classmate and 85 other people, have turned their grief into building...More >>
    University of California, Berkeley students who were in the French city of Nice when a man drove a 19-ton truck through the crowd, killing their classmate and 85 other people, have turned their grief into building a tech startup to fight terrorism.More >>
  • The Latest: Report-CEO rethinking 'core parts' of Twitter

    The Latest: Report-CEO rethinking 'core parts' of Twitter

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 6:23 PM EDT2018-08-15 22:23:08 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 3:49 PM EDT2018-08-16 19:49:44 GMT
    (Jay Janner/Austin American-Statesman via AP, File). FILE - In this April 19, 2017, file photo, Alex Jones, a right-wing radio host and conspiracy theorist, arrives at the courthouse in Austin, Texas. Twitter says it is suspending the account of the fa...(Jay Janner/Austin American-Statesman via AP, File). FILE - In this April 19, 2017, file photo, Alex Jones, a right-wing radio host and conspiracy theorist, arrives at the courthouse in Austin, Texas. Twitter says it is suspending the account of the fa...
    Report: Twitter CEO Dorsey is rethinking 'core parts' of the service to fight disinformation.More >>
    Report: Twitter CEO Dorsey is rethinking 'core parts' of the service to fight disinformation.More >>
  • Melania Trump to address cyberbullying summit in Maryland

    Melania Trump to address cyberbullying summit in Maryland

    Thursday, August 16 2018 11:25 AM EDT2018-08-16 15:25:41 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 3:48 PM EDT2018-08-16 19:48:25 GMT
    Melania Trump plans to address a cyberbullying summit in Maryland on Monday.More >>
    Melania Trump plans to address a cyberbullying summit in Maryland on Monday.More >>
  • In US dispute, a few Turks destroy iPhones in online posts

    In US dispute, a few Turks destroy iPhones in online posts

    Thursday, August 16 2018 12:30 PM EDT2018-08-16 16:30:28 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 1:52 PM EDT2018-08-16 17:52:06 GMT
    (AP Photo/Lefteris Pitarakis). People walk past an advertising billboard at an upscale neighbourhood in Istanbul, Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2018.  Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan,  had said that his country will boycott U.S.-made electronic goods ami...(AP Photo/Lefteris Pitarakis). People walk past an advertising billboard at an upscale neighbourhood in Istanbul, Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2018. Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, had said that his country will boycott U.S.-made electronic goods ami...
    A small number of Turks are responding to their president's call to boycott American electronic goods by posting videos in which they smash iPhones with bats, hammers and other blunt instruments.More >>
    A small number of Turks are responding to their president's call to boycott American electronic goods by posting videos in which they smash iPhones with bats, hammers and other blunt instruments.More >>
  • European stock markets pick up after losses in Asia

    European stock markets pick up after losses in Asia

    Thursday, August 16 2018 3:04 AM EDT2018-08-16 07:04:44 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 11:56 AM EDT2018-08-16 15:56:14 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andy Wong). People react as they monitor stock prices at a brokerage house in Beijing, Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018. Asian shares are falling as investors fret over slowing economic growth, especially in China. Technology stocks and oil and metals...(AP Photo/Andy Wong). People react as they monitor stock prices at a brokerage house in Beijing, Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018. Asian shares are falling as investors fret over slowing economic growth, especially in China. Technology stocks and oil and metals...
    Global stock indexes fall as investors fret over outlook for growth, especially in China.More >>
    Global stock indexes fall as investors fret over outlook for growth, especially in China.More >>
  • Tech giants still stumbling in the social world they created

    Tech giants still stumbling in the social world they created

    Friday, August 10 2018 10:18 AM EDT2018-08-10 14:18:34 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 10:26 AM EDT2018-08-16 14:26:24 GMT
    Tech giants still stumbling in the social world they created.More >>
    Tech giants still stumbling in the social world they created.More >>
  • UN panel calls on Bahrain to release activist Nabeel Rajab

    UN panel calls on Bahrain to release activist Nabeel Rajab

    Thursday, August 16 2018 9:21 AM EDT2018-08-16 13:21:52 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 9:25 AM EDT2018-08-16 13:25:24 GMT
    (AP Photo/Hasan Jamali, File). FILE - In this May 28, 2012 file photo, human rights activist Nabeel Rajab gestures as he leaves a police station in Manama, Bahrain.  A United Nations panel said Thursday Aug. 16, 2018, Bahrain should immediately release...(AP Photo/Hasan Jamali, File). FILE - In this May 28, 2012 file photo, human rights activist Nabeel Rajab gestures as he leaves a police station in Manama, Bahrain. A United Nations panel said Thursday Aug. 16, 2018, Bahrain should immediately release...
    UN panel says Bahrain should immediately release imprisoned activist Nabeel Rajab.More >>
    UN panel says Bahrain should immediately release imprisoned activist Nabeel Rajab.More >>
  • Democrats avoid abuse allegations against party leader

    Democrats avoid abuse allegations against party leader

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 1:54 PM EDT2018-08-15 17:54:34 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 6:17 AM EDT2018-08-16 10:17:00 GMT
    (Renee Jones Schneider/Star Tribune via AP). Rep. Keith Ellison poses for a selfie with Jennifer Lindquist after winning the Democratic nomination for Attorney General during his primary party at Nomad World Pub, Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018, in Minneapolis....(Renee Jones Schneider/Star Tribune via AP). Rep. Keith Ellison poses for a selfie with Jennifer Lindquist after winning the Democratic nomination for Attorney General during his primary party at Nomad World Pub, Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018, in Minneapolis....
    Democratic Party Chairman Tom Perez says he's talked to deputy Keith Ellison about domestic abuse allegations that emerged ahead of Ellison winning his party's nomination for Minnesota attorney general.More >>
    Democratic Party Chairman Tom Perez says he's talked to deputy Keith Ellison about domestic abuse allegations that emerged ahead of Ellison winning his party's nomination for Minnesota attorney general.More >>
  • Live salmon released for ailing orca but she doesn't eat

    Live salmon released for ailing orca but she doesn't eat

    Monday, August 13 2018 4:22 PM EDT2018-08-13 20:22:30 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 5:32 AM EDT2018-08-16 09:32:12 GMT
    Researchers carrying out unprecedented efforts to save an ailing killer whale have released live salmon into waters in front of the free-swimming orca.More >>
    Researchers carrying out unprecedented efforts to save an ailing killer whale have released live salmon into waters in front of the free-swimming orca.More >>
  • The Latest: Survivors describe Italy bridge collapse

    The Latest: Survivors describe Italy bridge collapse

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 4:52 AM EDT2018-08-15 08:52:26 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 3:55 AM EDT2018-08-16 07:55:23 GMT
    (AP Photo/Antonio Calanni). A view of the Morandi highway bridge that collapsed in Genoa, northern Italy, Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2018. A large section of the bridge collapsed over an industrial area in the Italian city of Genova during a sudden and violen...(AP Photo/Antonio Calanni). A view of the Morandi highway bridge that collapsed in Genoa, northern Italy, Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2018. A large section of the bridge collapsed over an industrial area in the Italian city of Genova during a sudden and violen...
    The Latest: Italian authorities have raised death toll in the Genoa highway bridge collapse to at least 37.More >>
    The Latest: Italian authorities have raised death toll in the Genoa highway bridge collapse to at least 37.More >>
  • Uber narrows 2Q loss as company polishes tarnished image

    Uber narrows 2Q loss as company polishes tarnished image

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 3:10 PM EDT2018-08-15 19:10:02 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 3:31 AM EDT2018-08-16 07:31:06 GMT
    (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky, File). FILE - This March 20, 2018, file photo shows the Uber app on an iPad in Baltimore. Uber reports earnings Wednesday, Aug. 15.(AP Photo/Patrick Semansky, File). FILE - This March 20, 2018, file photo shows the Uber app on an iPad in Baltimore. Uber reports earnings Wednesday, Aug. 15.
    Uber narrows its losses but still struggles to make money while the ride-hailing service's CEO deals with the headaches left behind by his predecessor.More >>
    Uber narrows its losses but still struggles to make money while the ride-hailing service's CEO deals with the headaches left behind by his predecessor.More >>
  • Italy hunts for blame in bridge collapse that killed 39

    Italy hunts for blame in bridge collapse that killed 39

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 3:26 AM EDT2018-08-15 07:26:08 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 3:07 AM EDT2018-08-16 07:07:57 GMT
    (Luca Zennaro/ANSA via AP). Rescuers recover an injured person after the Morandi highway bridge collapsed in Genoa, northern Italy, Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018. A large section of the bridge collapsed over an industrial area in the Italian city of Genova du...(Luca Zennaro/ANSA via AP). Rescuers recover an injured person after the Morandi highway bridge collapsed in Genoa, northern Italy, Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018. A large section of the bridge collapsed over an industrial area in the Italian city of Genova du...
    Rescue and recovery efforts continued through the night into the morning in Italy following the collapse of a highway bridge in Genoa, while authorities raised the death toll to 35 with three missing.More >>
    Rescue and recovery efforts continued through the night into the morning in Italy following the collapse of a highway bridge in Genoa, while authorities raised the death toll to 35 with three missing.More >>
  • Asian stocks slide as investors fret over China's economy

    Asian stocks slide as investors fret over China's economy

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 10:24 AM EDT2018-08-15 14:24:43 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 1:23 AM EDT2018-08-16 05:23:21 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File). FILE- In this Dec. 21, 2016, file photo, the New York Stock Exchange is shown. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Wednesday, Aug 15, 2018.(AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File). FILE- In this Dec. 21, 2016, file photo, the New York Stock Exchange is shown. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Wednesday, Aug 15, 2018.
    Global stock markets are down amid a drop in commodity prices that suggests concern about economic growth.More >>
    Global stock markets are down amid a drop in commodity prices that suggests concern about economic growth.More >>
  • Tesla stock drops closer to pre-Musk tweet level

    Tesla stock drops closer to pre-Musk tweet level

    Thursday, August 9 2018 3:01 PM EDT2018-08-09 19:01:10 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 8:11 PM EDT2018-08-16 00:11:52 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Vogel). A Tesla emblem is seen on the back end of a Model S in the Tesla showroom in Santa Monica, Calif., on Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2018. Board members at Tesla are evaluating CEO and Chairman Elon Musk's $72 billion proposal to take the...(AP Photo/Richard Vogel). A Tesla emblem is seen on the back end of a Model S in the Tesla showroom in Santa Monica, Calif., on Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2018. Board members at Tesla are evaluating CEO and Chairman Elon Musk's $72 billion proposal to take the...
    Tesla shares have dropped back to near the level they were trading at before CEO Elon Musk tweeted Tuesday that he may take the company private.More >>
    Tesla shares have dropped back to near the level they were trading at before CEO Elon Musk tweeted Tuesday that he may take the company private.More >>
  • Samsung's new phone shows how hardware innovation has slowed

    Samsung's new phone shows how hardware innovation has slowed

    Thursday, August 9 2018 10:07 AM EDT2018-08-09 14:07:10 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 6:20 PM EDT2018-08-15 22:20:50 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon, File). FILE- In this July 31, 2018, file photo employees walk past logos of the Samsung Electronics Co. at its office in Seoul, South Korea. Samsung is expected to unveil a new phone on Thursday, Aug. 9, 2018.(AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon, File). FILE- In this July 31, 2018, file photo employees walk past logos of the Samsung Electronics Co. at its office in Seoul, South Korea. Samsung is expected to unveil a new phone on Thursday, Aug. 9, 2018.
    Samsung is expected to unveil its next major smartphone at an event in New York on Thursday.More >>
    Samsung is expected to unveil its next major smartphone at an event in New York on Thursday.More >>
  • 'Not an easy time' for Chris Pratt after Gunn firing

    'Not an easy time' for Chris Pratt after Gunn firing

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 7:56 PM EDT2018-08-14 23:56:05 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 6:03 PM EDT2018-08-15 22:03:18 GMT
    Chris Pratt says "it's not an easy time" as he and the rest of the "Guardians of the Galaxy" cast look to the future of the hit superhero franchise after Disney fired writer-director James Gunn.More >>
    Chris Pratt says "it's not an easy time" as he and the rest of the "Guardians of the Galaxy" cast look to the future of the hit superhero franchise after Disney fired writer-director James Gunn.More >>
  • Notes of support pour in for 2 who started California blaze

    Notes of support pour in for 2 who started California blaze

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 3:53 PM EDT2018-08-15 19:53:01 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 5:20 PM EDT2018-08-15 21:20:57 GMT
    (Jessica Skropanic/Record Searchlight via AP). In this Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018 photo, Rachel Pilli poses at the Care Net Pregnancy Center in Redding, Calif. A couple whose flattened trailer tire reportedly started a massive fire in Northern California h...(Jessica Skropanic/Record Searchlight via AP). In this Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018 photo, Rachel Pilli poses at the Care Net Pregnancy Center in Redding, Calif. A couple whose flattened trailer tire reportedly started a massive fire in Northern California h...
    A couple whose flattened trailer tire reportedly started a massive fire in Northern California has received more than 100 cards and letters with supportive messages telling them not to feel guilty.More >>
    A couple whose flattened trailer tire reportedly started a massive fire in Northern California has received more than 100 cards and letters with supportive messages telling them not to feel guilty.More >>
  • Questions loom over Tesla deal after CEO reveals Saudi link

    Questions loom over Tesla deal after CEO reveals Saudi link

    Monday, August 13 2018 9:50 AM EDT2018-08-13 13:50:37 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 5:07 PM EDT2018-08-15 21:07:59 GMT
    Tesla Inc. CEO Elon Musk says he's in talks with the Saudi Arabian sovereign wealth fund about taking the electric car and solar panel maker private, but no deal has been finalized.More >>
    Tesla Inc. CEO Elon Musk says he's in talks with the Saudi Arabian sovereign wealth fund about taking the electric car and solar panel maker private, but no deal has been finalized.More >>
  • China files WTO challenge to US tariffs on solar panels

    China files WTO challenge to US tariffs on solar panels

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 11:43 PM EDT2018-08-15 03:43:38 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 4:03 PM EDT2018-08-15 20:03:18 GMT
    (Color China Photo via AP). In this Monday, Aug. 13, 2018, photo, a man walks by a poster depicting a mural of U.S. President Donald Trump stating that all American costumers will be charged 25 percent more than others starting from the day president T...(Color China Photo via AP). In this Monday, Aug. 13, 2018, photo, a man walks by a poster depicting a mural of U.S. President Donald Trump stating that all American costumers will be charged 25 percent more than others starting from the day president T...
    China files WTO challenge to US solar tariffs.More >>
    China files WTO challenge to US solar tariffs.More >>
  • Governors: Trump directive could hurt effort to save bird

    Governors: Trump directive could hurt effort to save bird

    Monday, August 13 2018 1:07 AM EDT2018-08-13 05:07:42 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 12:58 PM EDT2018-08-15 16:58:32 GMT
    Some Western governors say a new Trump administration directive threatens to undermine a hard-won compromise aimed at saving a beleaguered bird scattered across their region.More >>
    Some Western governors say a new Trump administration directive threatens to undermine a hard-won compromise aimed at saving a beleaguered bird scattered across their region.More >>
  • 'Touch the sun': NASA spacecraft hurtles toward our star

    'Touch the sun': NASA spacecraft hurtles toward our star

    Sunday, August 12 2018 3:36 AM EDT2018-08-12 07:36:03 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 12:35 PM EDT2018-08-15 16:35:09 GMT
    (Bill Ingalls/NASA via AP). The Mobile Service Tower is rolled back to reveal the United Launch Alliance Delta IV Heavy rocket with the Parker Solar Probe onboard, Saturday, Aug. 11, 2018, Launch Complex 37 at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Fla. A...(Bill Ingalls/NASA via AP). The Mobile Service Tower is rolled back to reveal the United Launch Alliance Delta IV Heavy rocket with the Parker Solar Probe onboard, Saturday, Aug. 11, 2018, Launch Complex 37 at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Fla. A...
    NASA has launched a spacecraft to the sun that will fly closer to our star than anything ever before.More >>
    NASA has launched a spacecraft to the sun that will fly closer to our star than anything ever before.More >>
  • Alaska's North Slope hit by strongest quake noted in region

    Alaska's North Slope hit by strongest quake noted in region

    Sunday, August 12 2018 4:38 PM EDT2018-08-12 20:38:53 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 11:57 AM EDT2018-08-15 15:57:54 GMT
    Alaska's North Slope was hit Sunday by the most powerful earthquake ever recorded in the region, the state's seismologist said.More >>
    Alaska's North Slope was hit Sunday by the most powerful earthquake ever recorded in the region, the state's seismologist said.More >>
  • Twitter suspends conspiracy theorist Alex Jones for 1 week

    Twitter suspends conspiracy theorist Alex Jones for 1 week

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 11:43 PM EDT2018-08-15 03:43:30 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 10:25 AM EDT2018-08-15 14:25:13 GMT
    Twitter says it is suspending the account of the far-right conspiracy theorist Alex Jones for one week after he violated the company's rules against inciting violence.More >>
    Twitter says it is suspending the account of the far-right conspiracy theorist Alex Jones for one week after he violated the company's rules against inciting violence.More >>
  • Lombok lifted 10 inches by quake that killed nearly 400

    Lombok lifted 10 inches by quake that killed nearly 400

    Friday, August 10 2018 10:40 PM EDT2018-08-11 02:40:26 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 8:52 AM EDT2018-08-15 12:52:54 GMT
    (AP Photo/Fauzy Chaniago). Motorists ride past buildings ruined by Sunday's earthquake in Pamenang, Lombok Island, Indonesia, Friday, Aug. 10, 2018. The north of the popular resort island has been devastated by Sunday's earthquake, damaging thousands o...(AP Photo/Fauzy Chaniago). Motorists ride past buildings ruined by Sunday's earthquake in Pamenang, Lombok Island, Indonesia, Friday, Aug. 10, 2018. The north of the popular resort island has been devastated by Sunday's earthquake, damaging thousands o...
    Scientists say the powerful Indonesian earthquake that killed more than 300 people lifted the island it struck by as much as 25 centimeters (10 inches).More >>
    Scientists say the powerful Indonesian earthquake that killed more than 300 people lifted the island it struck by as much as 25 centimeters (10 inches).More >>
  • 5 nations sign deal on Caspian Sea water, fishing rights

    5 nations sign deal on Caspian Sea water, fishing rights

    Sunday, August 12 2018 8:31 AM EDT2018-08-12 12:31:34 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 8:30 AM EDT2018-08-15 12:30:46 GMT
    Leaders of the five countries along the Caspian Sea have signed a convention aimed at ending decades-long uncertainty over exploitation of its resources.More >>
    Leaders of the five countries along the Caspian Sea have signed a convention aimed at ending decades-long uncertainty over exploitation of its resources.More >>
  • Senior Chinese monk accused of sexual misconduct quits post

    Senior Chinese monk accused of sexual misconduct quits post

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 4:01 AM EDT2018-08-15 08:01:35 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 4:28 AM EDT2018-08-15 08:28:52 GMT
    (Chinatopix via AP). In this July 3, 2015, photo, Shi Xuecheng of the Beijing Longquan Temple poses for a photo outside one of the temple buildings in Beijing, China. One of China's most high-profile Buddhist monks has resigned from a top national post...(Chinatopix via AP). In this July 3, 2015, photo, Shi Xuecheng of the Beijing Longquan Temple poses for a photo outside one of the temple buildings in Beijing, China. One of China's most high-profile Buddhist monks has resigned from a top national post...
    One of China's most high-profile monks has resigned from a top national post following reports of sexual misconduct.More >>
    One of China's most high-profile monks has resigned from a top national post following reports of sexual misconduct.More >>
  • Italian bridge collapse sends cars plunging, killing 26

    Italian bridge collapse sends cars plunging, killing 26

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 6:36 AM EDT2018-08-14 10:36:32 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 3:42 AM EDT2018-08-15 07:42:14 GMT
    The news agency ANSA says a bridge has partially collapsed near the northern port city of Genoa.More >>
    The news agency ANSA says a bridge has partially collapsed near the northern port city of Genoa.More >>
  • Albania hit by magnitudes 5.4 and 5.1 tremors; homes crack

    Albania hit by magnitudes 5.4 and 5.1 tremors; homes crack

    Saturday, August 11 2018 1:55 PM EDT2018-08-11 17:55:38 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 1:08 AM EDT2018-08-15 05:08:20 GMT
    An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 5.1 struck off northern Albania on Saturday, damaging some buildings authorities said.More >>
    An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 5.1 struck off northern Albania on Saturday, damaging some buildings authorities said.More >>
  • The Latest: Italy authorities raise bridge death toll to 26

    The Latest: Italy authorities raise bridge death toll to 26

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 7:11 AM EDT2018-08-14 11:11:52 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 1:02 AM EDT2018-08-15 05:02:19 GMT
    The Latest: Italian authorities say that about 10 vehicles were involved when a raised highway collapsed during a sudden and violent storm in the northern port city of Genoa.More >>
    The Latest: Italian authorities say that about 10 vehicles were involved when a raised highway collapsed during a sudden and violent storm in the northern port city of Genoa.More >>
  • Teams trying to save ailing orca practice feeding live fish

    Teams trying to save ailing orca practice feeding live fish

    Friday, August 10 2018 10:27 AM EDT2018-08-10 14:27:26 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 9:10 PM EDT2018-08-15 01:10:09 GMT
    (Brian Gisborne/Fisheries and Oceans Canada via AP). In this Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2018, Southern Resident killer whale J50 and her mother, J16, swim off the west coast of Vancouver Island near Port Renfrew, B.C. J50 is the sick whale that a team of experts...(Brian Gisborne/Fisheries and Oceans Canada via AP). In this Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2018, Southern Resident killer whale J50 and her mother, J16, swim off the west coast of Vancouver Island near Port Renfrew, B.C. J50 is the sick whale that a team of experts...
    A team of whale experts has injected an ailing killer whale with antibiotics in a rare emergency effort to save her.More >>
    A team of whale experts has injected an ailing killer whale with antibiotics in a rare emergency effort to save her.More >>
  • Uber faces new roadblock in New York on its way to IPO

    Uber faces new roadblock in New York on its way to IPO

    Thursday, August 9 2018 2:51 PM EDT2018-08-09 18:51:52 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 7:18 PM EDT2018-08-14 23:18:23 GMT
    Uber faces new challenge leading up to IPO as New York city reins in growth of ride-hailing services.More >>
    Uber faces new challenge leading up to IPO as New York city reins in growth of ride-hailing services.More >>
  • Tech billionaire Henry Nicholas facing drug counts in Vegas

    Tech billionaire Henry Nicholas facing drug counts in Vegas

    Thursday, August 9 2018 9:15 PM EDT2018-08-10 01:15:56 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 7:18 PM EDT2018-08-14 23:18:22 GMT
    (Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department via AP). This Thursday, Aug. 9, 2018, photo released by the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department shows tech billionaire and advocate of crime victims Henry T. Nicholas III,  in Las Vegas. Las Vegas police o...(Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department via AP). This Thursday, Aug. 9, 2018, photo released by the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department shows tech billionaire and advocate of crime victims Henry T. Nicholas III, in Las Vegas. Las Vegas police o...
    Tech billionaire and advocate for crime victims Henry T. Nicholas III is facing drug counts in Las Vegas.More >>
    Tech billionaire and advocate for crime victims Henry T. Nicholas III is facing drug counts in Las Vegas.More >>
  • The Latest: Lawmakers vow action on Google location tracking

    The Latest: Lawmakers vow action on Google location tracking

    Monday, August 13 2018 6:18 PM EDT2018-08-13 22:18:01 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 5:13 PM EDT2018-08-14 21:13:46 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu). In this July 25, 2018 photo, Kalyanaraman Shankari poses for photos in Mountain View, Calif. An Associated Press investigation shows that using Google services on Android devices and iPhones allows the search giant to record your ...(AP Photo/Jeff Chiu). In this July 25, 2018 photo, Kalyanaraman Shankari poses for photos in Mountain View, Calif. An Associated Press investigation shows that using Google services on Android devices and iPhones allows the search giant to record your ...
    AP Exclusive: Google tracks your movements even when you've told it not to keep your location history.More >>
    AP Exclusive: Google tracks your movements even when you've told it not to keep your location history.More >>
  • Beijing appeals to US for fairness under investment law

    Beijing appeals to US for fairness under investment law

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 2:31 AM EDT2018-08-14 06:31:26 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 4:48 PM EDT2018-08-14 20:48:11 GMT
    (Color China Photo via AP). In this Monday, Aug. 13, 2018, photo, a man walks by a poster depicting a mural of U.S. President Donald Trump stating that all American costumers will be charged 25 percent more than others starting from the day president T...(Color China Photo via AP). In this Monday, Aug. 13, 2018, photo, a man walks by a poster depicting a mural of U.S. President Donald Trump stating that all American costumers will be charged 25 percent more than others starting from the day president T...
    Beijing appeals to US not to block business under new investment security law.More >>
    Beijing appeals to US not to block business under new investment security law.More >>
  • The Latest: Turkey says it will help firms hit by turmoil

    The Latest: Turkey says it will help firms hit by turmoil

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 4:46 AM EDT2018-08-14 08:46:37 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 3:35 PM EDT2018-08-14 19:35:09 GMT
    Turkey's influential business groups have called on the government to implement tighter monetary policy to help overcome the country's currency crisis.More >>
    Turkey's influential business groups have called on the government to implement tighter monetary policy to help overcome the country's currency crisis.More >>
  • Male model convicted of murdering rival after online feud

    Male model convicted of murdering rival after online feud

    Monday, August 13 2018 1:22 PM EDT2018-08-13 17:22:39 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 1:31 PM EDT2018-08-14 17:31:34 GMT
    (Metropolitan Police via AP). This undated handout photo provided by the Metropolitan Police shows George Koh. A British fashion model has been convicted of murdering a more successful rival after a social media-fueled dispute. A jury found George Koh ...(Metropolitan Police via AP). This undated handout photo provided by the Metropolitan Police shows George Koh. A British fashion model has been convicted of murdering a more successful rival after a social media-fueled dispute. A jury found George Koh ...
    A British fashion model has been convicted of murdering a more successful rival after a social media-fueled dispute.More >>
    A British fashion model has been convicted of murdering a more successful rival after a social media-fueled dispute.More >>
  • Outdoor fun dwindles as smoky haze hangs over California

    Outdoor fun dwindles as smoky haze hangs over California

    Thursday, August 9 2018 2:30 AM EDT2018-08-09 06:30:18 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 1:03 PM EDT2018-08-14 17:03:06 GMT
    (AP Photo/Lorin Eleni Gill). The city of Berkeley, Calif., sits in a dull, smoky haze Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2018. The air quality has hit unhealthy levels in cities miles away as California's largest wildfire ever burns to the north.(AP Photo/Lorin Eleni Gill). The city of Berkeley, Calif., sits in a dull, smoky haze Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2018. The air quality has hit unhealthy levels in cities miles away as California's largest wildfire ever burns to the north.
    No major wildfires are burning near Sacramento but for two weeks a dull haze and the faint smell of smoke from distant blazes has blanketed California's capital region.More >>
    No major wildfires are burning near Sacramento but for two weeks a dull haze and the faint smell of smoke from distant blazes has blanketed California's capital region.More >>
  • Correction: Citizens Bank Headquarters story

    Correction: Citizens Bank Headquarters story

    Monday, August 13 2018 9:03 PM EDT2018-08-14 01:03:43 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 12:49 PM EDT2018-08-14 16:49:24 GMT
    Citizens Bank is set to unveil its new corporate headquarters in Johnston, Rhode Island this week.More >>
    Citizens Bank is set to unveil its new corporate headquarters in Johnston, Rhode Island this week.More >>
  • Seattle airplane theft prompts review of security measures

    Seattle airplane theft prompts review of security measures

    Monday, August 13 2018 2:54 PM EDT2018-08-13 18:54:20 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 12:06 PM EDT2018-08-14 16:06:55 GMT
    (Richard Russell/YouTube via AP). This undated image posted to Richard Russell's YouTube channel shows Russell, an airline ground agent. Investigators are piecing together how Russell stole an empty commercial airplane, took off from Sea-Tac Internatio...(Richard Russell/YouTube via AP). This undated image posted to Richard Russell's YouTube channel shows Russell, an airline ground agent. Investigators are piecing together how Russell stole an empty commercial airplane, took off from Sea-Tac Internatio...
    After the spectacular theft of a 76-seat plane from the Seattle airport by a ground crew employee, authorities there are talking to counterparts around the country about how to prevent such breaches.More >>
    After the spectacular theft of a 76-seat plane from the Seattle airport by a ground crew employee, authorities there are talking to counterparts around the country about how to prevent such breaches.More >>
  • Twitter CEO defends decision not to ban Alex Jones, Infowars

    Twitter CEO defends decision not to ban Alex Jones, Infowars

    Wednesday, August 8 2018 5:27 AM EDT2018-08-08 09:27:34 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 11:01 AM EDT2018-08-14 15:01:13 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Minchillo, File). FILE - In this Tuesday, July 19, 2016 file photo, Alex Jones, center right, is escorted by police out of a crowd of protesters outside the Republican convention in Cleveland. Facebook says it has taken down four pages b...(AP Photo/John Minchillo, File). FILE - In this Tuesday, July 19, 2016 file photo, Alex Jones, center right, is escorted by police out of a crowd of protesters outside the Republican convention in Cleveland. Facebook says it has taken down four pages b...
    Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey defend company decision not to ban right-wing conspiracy theorist Alex Jones and his "Infowars" show.More >>
    Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey defend company decision not to ban right-wing conspiracy theorist Alex Jones and his "Infowars" show.More >>
  • Asian markets mixed after Wall St falls on Turkey jitters

    Asian markets mixed after Wall St falls on Turkey jitters

    Monday, August 13 2018 10:35 AM EDT2018-08-13 14:35:27 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 12:36 AM EDT2018-08-14 04:36:16 GMT
    Gains for technology and health care companies are leading US stocks higher as major indexes recover some of their losses from last week.More >>
    Gains for technology and health care companies are leading US stocks higher as major indexes recover some of their losses from last week.More >>
  • The Latest: Trump denies using racial slur on tapes

    The Latest: Trump denies using racial slur on tapes

    Monday, August 13 2018 7:35 AM EDT2018-08-13 11:35:18 GMT
    Monday, August 13 2018 10:22 PM EDT2018-08-14 02:22:15 GMT
    (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais, File). FILE - In this Feb. 16, 2017, file photo, Omarosa Manigault, then-director of communications for the White House Office of Public Liaison, center, speaks in the East Room of the White House in Washington, befo...(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais, File). FILE - In this Feb. 16, 2017, file photo, Omarosa Manigault, then-director of communications for the White House Office of Public Liaison, center, speaks in the East Room of the White House in Washington, befo...
    Former presidential adviser Omarosa Manigault Newman is releasing an audio recording of a conversation she says she had with President Donald Trump after she was fired from the White House.More >>
    Former presidential adviser Omarosa Manigault Newman is releasing an audio recording of a conversation she says she had with President Donald Trump after she was fired from the White House.More >>
  • Reports of election site hacking rankle Florida officials

    Reports of election site hacking rankle Florida officials

    Monday, August 13 2018 8:38 PM EDT2018-08-14 00:38:45 GMT
    Monday, August 13 2018 8:52 PM EDT2018-08-14 00:52:01 GMT
    It may be child's play or signs of serious security problems, but either way Florida election officials are pushing back against reports that an 11-year-old hacked a replica of the state's election website.More >>
    It may be child's play or signs of serious security problems, but either way Florida election officials are pushing back against reports that an 11-year-old hacked a replica of the state's election website.More >>
  • Advocates condemn psych techniques used to keep kids online

    Advocates condemn psych techniques used to keep kids online

    Wednesday, August 8 2018 12:36 AM EDT2018-08-08 04:36:34 GMT
    Monday, August 13 2018 6:40 PM EDT2018-08-13 22:40:00 GMT
    (AP Photo/Tatan Syuflana). FILE - In this Monday, Dec. 23, 2013 file photo, youths look at computer screens at an Internet cafe in Jakarta, Indonesia. The tech industry's use of persuasive psychological techniques to keep kids glued to their screens is...(AP Photo/Tatan Syuflana). FILE - In this Monday, Dec. 23, 2013 file photo, youths look at computer screens at an Internet cafe in Jakarta, Indonesia. The tech industry's use of persuasive psychological techniques to keep kids glued to their screens is...
    Children's advocates want the American Psychological Association to condemn the tech industry's practice of using persuasive psychological techniques to keep kids glued to their screens.More >>
    Children's advocates want the American Psychological Association to condemn the tech industry's practice of using persuasive psychological techniques to keep kids glued to their screens.More >>
  • GOP congressman from New York charged with insider trading

    GOP congressman from New York charged with insider trading

    Wednesday, August 8 2018 10:04 AM EDT2018-08-08 14:04:54 GMT
    Monday, August 13 2018 5:29 PM EDT2018-08-13 21:29:23 GMT
    Republican U.S. Rep. Christopher Collins of New York has been indicted on securities fraud charges.More >>
    Republican U.S. Rep. Christopher Collins of New York has been indicted on securities fraud charges.More >>
  • Trump tweet jabs Kasich; Ohio governor posts laughing Putin

    Trump tweet jabs Kasich; Ohio governor posts laughing Putin

    Monday, August 13 2018 5:13 PM EDT2018-08-13 21:13:04 GMT
    Monday, August 13 2018 5:26 PM EDT2018-08-13 21:26:18 GMT
    President Donald Trump and Ohio Gov. John Kasich are trading jabs on Twitter days after a special congressional election the two Republicans tried to influence ended too close to call.More >>
    President Donald Trump and Ohio Gov. John Kasich are trading jabs on Twitter days after a special congressional election the two Republicans tried to influence ended too close to call.More >>
  • Jury backs man who claims Roundup weed killer caused cancer

    Jury backs man who claims Roundup weed killer caused cancer

    Friday, August 10 2018 6:45 PM EDT2018-08-10 22:45:47 GMT
    Monday, August 13 2018 4:23 PM EDT2018-08-13 20:23:44 GMT
    A San Francisco jury has awarded $289 million to a former school groundskeeper who claimed Monsanto's popular Roundup weed killer contributed to his terminal cancer.More >>
    A San Francisco jury has awarded $289 million to a former school groundskeeper who claimed Monsanto's popular Roundup weed killer contributed to his terminal cancer.More >>
  • NASA sending spacecraft straight into sun's glittering crown

    NASA sending spacecraft straight into sun's glittering crown

    Friday, August 10 2018 3:28 PM EDT2018-08-10 19:28:44 GMT
    Monday, August 13 2018 3:39 PM EDT2018-08-13 19:39:55 GMT
    (Kim Shiflett/NASA via AP). In this Thursday, Aug. 9, 2018, astrophysicist Eugene Parker attends a news conference about the Parker Solar Probe named after him, at the Kennedy Space Center in Florida. Sixty years ago, the young astrophysicist proposed ...(Kim Shiflett/NASA via AP). In this Thursday, Aug. 9, 2018, astrophysicist Eugene Parker attends a news conference about the Parker Solar Probe named after him, at the Kennedy Space Center in Florida. Sixty years ago, the young astrophysicist proposed ...
    NASA is sending a spacecraft on a voyage straight into the sun's glittering crown.More >>
    NASA is sending a spacecraft on a voyage straight into the sun's glittering crown.More >>
  • Ellison denies abuse allegations from ex-girlfriend

    Ellison denies abuse allegations from ex-girlfriend

    Sunday, August 12 2018 4:18 PM EDT2018-08-12 20:18:55 GMT
    Monday, August 13 2018 2:27 PM EDT2018-08-13 18:27:48 GMT
    (AP Photo/David Zalubowski, File). FILE - In this Dec. 2, 2016, file photo, U.S. Rep. Keith Ellison, D-Minn., listens during a forum on the future of the Democratic Party, in Denver. On Sunday, Aug. 12, 2018, Ellison denied an allegation from an ex-gir...(AP Photo/David Zalubowski, File). FILE - In this Dec. 2, 2016, file photo, U.S. Rep. Keith Ellison, D-Minn., listens during a forum on the future of the Democratic Party, in Denver. On Sunday, Aug. 12, 2018, Ellison denied an allegation from an ex-gir...
    An ex-girlfriend of Rep. Keith Ellison says the Minnesota Democrat emotionally and physically abused her, allegations that Ellison denies.More >>
    An ex-girlfriend of Rep. Keith Ellison says the Minnesota Democrat emotionally and physically abused her, allegations that Ellison denies.More >>
  • His name is Idris Elba, but will he be first black Bond?

    His name is Idris Elba, but will he be first black Bond?

    Sunday, August 12 2018 10:03 AM EDT2018-08-12 14:03:17 GMT
    Monday, August 13 2018 1:54 PM EDT2018-08-13 17:54:26 GMT
    (AP Photo/FILE). FILE - In this file photo dated Tuesday, April 14, 2015, actor Idris Elba poses for photographers during the MIPTV, International Television Programme Market, in Cannes, southern France.  British actor Idris Elba has stoked speculation...(AP Photo/FILE). FILE - In this file photo dated Tuesday, April 14, 2015, actor Idris Elba poses for photographers during the MIPTV, International Television Programme Market, in Cannes, southern France. British actor Idris Elba has stoked speculation...
    British actor Idris Elba is stoking speculation he may take over the role of James Bond when Daniel Craig steps aside, offering an enigmatic Twitter post that fueled the buzz about him becoming the first black Bond.More >>
    British actor Idris Elba is stoking speculation he may take over the role of James Bond when Daniel Craig steps aside, offering an enigmatic Twitter post that fueled the buzz about him becoming the first black Bond.More >>
  • The Latest: Germany urges solution on Turkish prisoners

    The Latest: Germany urges solution on Turkish prisoners

    Monday, August 13 2018 4:50 AM EDT2018-08-13 08:50:08 GMT
    Monday, August 13 2018 10:25 AM EDT2018-08-13 14:25:32 GMT
    Turkey's Interior Ministry announces that it will take legal action against hundreds of social media accounts provoking the ongoing plummet of the Turkish lira.More >>
    Turkey's Interior Ministry announces that it will take legal action against hundreds of social media accounts provoking the ongoing plummet of the Turkish lira.More >>
  • Tesla CEO's buyout bid raises eyebrows, legal concerns

    Tesla CEO's buyout bid raises eyebrows, legal concerns

    Wednesday, August 8 2018 9:34 PM EDT2018-08-09 01:34:48 GMT
    Monday, August 13 2018 8:48 AM EDT2018-08-13 12:48:09 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Vogel). Customers check out the Tesla X, at the Tesla showroom in Santa Monica, Calif., on Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2018. Board members at Tesla are evaluating CEO and Chairman Elon Musk's $72 billion proposal to take the electric car and s...(AP Photo/Richard Vogel). Customers check out the Tesla X, at the Tesla showroom in Santa Monica, Calif., on Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2018. Board members at Tesla are evaluating CEO and Chairman Elon Musk's $72 billion proposal to take the electric car and s...
    Tesla CEO's attempt to escape Wall Street's pressure with buyout of electric car maker could bring new headaches.More >>
    Tesla CEO's attempt to escape Wall Street's pressure with buyout of electric car maker could bring new headaches.More >>
  • Crews battle growing wildfire near homes in California

    Crews battle growing wildfire near homes in California

    Friday, August 10 2018 2:11 AM EDT2018-08-10 06:11:02 GMT
    Monday, August 13 2018 1:34 AM EDT2018-08-13 05:34:26 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ringo H.W. Chiu). A firefighter keeps watch on the Holy Fire burning in the Cleveland National Forest in Lake Elsinore, Calif., Thursday, Aug. 9, 2018.(AP Photo/Ringo H.W. Chiu). A firefighter keeps watch on the Holy Fire burning in the Cleveland National Forest in Lake Elsinore, Calif., Thursday, Aug. 9, 2018.
    Firefighters are working to curb a wildfire threatening thousands of homes in the foothills south of Los Angeles before gusty winds can return to drive its explosive growth.More >>
    Firefighters are working to curb a wildfire threatening thousands of homes in the foothills south of Los Angeles before gusty winds can return to drive its explosive growth.More >>
  • Pence outlines US Space Force plan for 'next battlefield'

    Pence outlines US Space Force plan for 'next battlefield'

    Thursday, August 9 2018 11:53 AM EDT2018-08-09 15:53:38 GMT
    Monday, August 13 2018 12:29 AM EDT2018-08-13 04:29:54 GMT
    Vice President Mike Pence says the time has come to establish a new United States Space Force to ensure America's dominance in space amid heightened completion and threats from China and Russia.More >>
    Vice President Mike Pence says the time has come to establish a new United States Space Force to ensure America's dominance in space amid heightened completion and threats from China and Russia.More >>
  • Guardiola tells Mendy to tweet less; defender replies online

    Guardiola tells Mendy to tweet less; defender replies online

    Sunday, August 12 2018 3:04 PM EDT2018-08-12 19:04:00 GMT
    Sunday, August 12 2018 8:51 PM EDT2018-08-13 00:51:12 GMT
    (Nick Potts/PA via AP). Manchester City's Bernardo Silva, left, celebrates with Benjamin Mendy after scoring his side's second goal of the game  during the English Premier League soccer match between Arsenal and Manchester united at the Emirates Stadiu...(Nick Potts/PA via AP). Manchester City's Bernardo Silva, left, celebrates with Benjamin Mendy after scoring his side's second goal of the game during the English Premier League soccer match between Arsenal and Manchester united at the Emirates Stadiu...
    Benjamin Mendy enthralls and infuriates Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola.More >>
    Benjamin Mendy enthralls and infuriates Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola.More >>
  • Brazil great Ronaldo hopes to leave hospital on Monday

    Brazil great Ronaldo hopes to leave hospital on Monday

    Sunday, August 12 2018 11:54 AM EDT2018-08-12 15:54:32 GMT
    Sunday, August 12 2018 5:15 PM EDT2018-08-12 21:15:24 GMT
    Brazil great Ronaldo says he has been hospitalized in Ibiza since Friday because of flu.More >>
    Brazil great Ronaldo says he has been hospitalized in Ibiza since Friday because of flu.More >>
  • Huge Los Angeles gas leak leads to $120 million settlement

    Huge Los Angeles gas leak leads to $120 million settlement

    Wednesday, August 8 2018 1:11 PM EDT2018-08-08 17:11:24 GMT
    Sunday, August 12 2018 3:22 PM EDT2018-08-12 19:22:08 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong, File). FILE - This Jan. 12, 2017 file photo shows gas gathering plant on a hilltop at the Southern California Gas Company's Aliso Canyon storage facility near the Porter Ranch neighborhood of Los Angeles. A tentative settlement h...(AP Photo/Jae C. Hong, File). FILE - This Jan. 12, 2017 file photo shows gas gathering plant on a hilltop at the Southern California Gas Company's Aliso Canyon storage facility near the Porter Ranch neighborhood of Los Angeles. A tentative settlement h...
    A nearly $120 million settlement has been reached in litigation stemming from a leak at a Southern California storage field where a massive methane release forced thousands from their homes three years ago.More >>
    A nearly $120 million settlement has been reached in litigation stemming from a leak at a Southern California storage field where a massive methane release forced thousands from their homes three years ago.More >>
  • Tesla CEO Musk taunts short sellers amid legal scrutiny

    Tesla CEO Musk taunts short sellers amid legal scrutiny

    Saturday, August 11 2018 1:55 PM EDT2018-08-11 17:55:36 GMT
    Sunday, August 12 2018 10:49 AM EDT2018-08-12 14:49:24 GMT
    Tesla CEO Musk taunts short sellers amid legal scrutiny, stock volatility.More >>
    Tesla CEO Musk taunts short sellers amid legal scrutiny, stock volatility.More >>
  • Grieving orca still swimming with her dead calf in Northwest

    Grieving orca still swimming with her dead calf in Northwest

    Wednesday, August 8 2018 7:29 PM EDT2018-08-08 23:29:41 GMT
    Sunday, August 12 2018 8:35 AM EDT2018-08-12 12:35:50 GMT
    (Michael Weiss/Center for Whale Research via AP). FILE - In this file photo taken Tuesday, July 24, 2018, provided by the Center for Whale Research, a baby orca whale is being pushed by her mother after being born off the Canada coast near Victoria, Br...(Michael Weiss/Center for Whale Research via AP). FILE - In this file photo taken Tuesday, July 24, 2018, provided by the Center for Whale Research, a baby orca whale is being pushed by her mother after being born off the Canada coast near Victoria, Br...
    An endangered orca is still clinging to her dead calf as she swims in Northwest waters more than two weeks after her newborn died.More >>
    An endangered orca is still clinging to her dead calf as she swims in Northwest waters more than two weeks after her newborn died.More >>
  • Turkish turmoil knocks US and European stocks lower

    Turkish turmoil knocks US and European stocks lower

    Friday, August 10 2018 10:32 AM EDT2018-08-10 14:32:08 GMT
    Saturday, August 11 2018 7:14 PM EDT2018-08-11 23:14:59 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 Friday, Aug 10.(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 Friday, Aug 10.
    Stocks in the U.S. and Europe take sharp losses as financial instability in Turkey continues to rise and the lira keeps falling.More >>
    Stocks in the U.S. and Europe take sharp losses as financial instability in Turkey continues to rise and the lira keeps falling.More >>
  • Last-minute technical problem delays NASA's flight to sun

    Last-minute technical problem delays NASA's flight to sun

    Saturday, August 11 2018 4:47 AM EDT2018-08-11 08:47:37 GMT
    Saturday, August 11 2018 4:50 PM EDT2018-08-11 20:50:49 GMT
    (Bill Ingalls/NASA via AP). This photo provided by NASA shows the United Launch Alliance Delta IV Heavy rocket with the Parker Solar Probe onboard shortly after the Mobile Service Tower was rolled back, Friday, Aug. 10, 2018, at Launch Complex 37 at Ca...(Bill Ingalls/NASA via AP). This photo provided by NASA shows the United Launch Alliance Delta IV Heavy rocket with the Parker Solar Probe onboard shortly after the Mobile Service Tower was rolled back, Friday, Aug. 10, 2018, at Launch Complex 37 at Ca...
    A last-minute technical problem has delayed NASA's unprecedented mission to the sun.More >>
    A last-minute technical problem has delayed NASA's unprecedented mission to the sun.More >>
  • Trump, at golf club, intent on projecting he's hard at work

    Trump, at golf club, intent on projecting he's hard at work

    Saturday, August 11 2018 12:25 AM EDT2018-08-11 04:25:13 GMT
    Saturday, August 11 2018 11:40 AM EDT2018-08-11 15:40:56 GMT
    (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster). President Donald Trump sits with first lady Melania Trump as he meets with business leaders, Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2018, at Trump National Golf Club in Bedminster, N.J.(AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster). President Donald Trump sits with first lady Melania Trump as he meets with business leaders, Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2018, at Trump National Golf Club in Bedminster, N.J.
    President Donald Trump may be spending time at his golf club in New Jersey, but he wants you to know it's not a vacation.More >>
    President Donald Trump may be spending time at his golf club in New Jersey, but he wants you to know it's not a vacation.More >>
  • Actress Sean Young wanted for questioning in burglary

    Actress Sean Young wanted for questioning in burglary

    Friday, August 10 2018 9:01 AM EDT2018-08-10 13:01:32 GMT
    Saturday, August 11 2018 11:05 AM EDT2018-08-11 15:05:26 GMT
    Police say actress Sean Young is wanted for questioning after she was caught on surveillance video stealing laptops and video production software from a store in New York City. Police say employees at a store in...More >>
    Police say actress Sean Young is wanted for questioning after she was caught on surveillance video stealing laptops and video production software from a store in New York City. Police say employees at a store in Queens reported a burglary Thursday.More >>
  • Police: Alaska man, son caught on video killing bear, cubs

    Police: Alaska man, son caught on video killing bear, cubs

    Wednesday, August 8 2018 8:29 PM EDT2018-08-09 00:29:45 GMT
    Saturday, August 11 2018 8:22 AM EDT2018-08-11 12:22:46 GMT
    Alaska authorities say a video camera being used for a bear study caught two men illegally killing a bear and her two shrieking newborn cubs and returning later to get rid of the spent shells.More >>
    Alaska authorities say a video camera being used for a bear study caught two men illegally killing a bear and her two shrieking newborn cubs and returning later to get rid of the spent shells.More >>
  • Red-hot voyage to sun will bring us closer to our star

    Red-hot voyage to sun will bring us closer to our star

    Wednesday, August 8 2018 8:22 AM EDT2018-08-08 12:22:36 GMT
    Friday, August 10 2018 10:15 PM EDT2018-08-11 02:15:13 GMT
    (Steve Gribben/Johns Hopkins APL/NASA via AP). This image made available by NASA shows an artist's rendering of the Parker Solar Probe approaching the Sun. It's designed to take solar punishment like never before, thanks to its revolutionary heat shiel...(Steve Gribben/Johns Hopkins APL/NASA via AP). This image made available by NASA shows an artist's rendering of the Parker Solar Probe approaching the Sun. It's designed to take solar punishment like never before, thanks to its revolutionary heat shiel...
    Red-hot voyage to the sun is going to bring us closer to our star than ever before.More >>
    Red-hot voyage to the sun is going to bring us closer to our star than ever before.More >>
  • Speech group: @realDonaldTrump still blocking Twitter foes

    Speech group: @realDonaldTrump still blocking Twitter foes

    Friday, August 10 2018 9:29 PM EDT2018-08-11 01:29:08 GMT
    Friday, August 10 2018 9:30 PM EDT2018-08-11 01:30:36 GMT
    A free speech group says President Donald Trump is still blocking dozens of people from his Twitter account despite a court's ruling that doing so violates the First Amendment.More >>
    A free speech group says President Donald Trump is still blocking dozens of people from his Twitter account despite a court's ruling that doing so violates the First Amendment.More >>
  • Shooting in Canadian city leaves 4 dead, including 2 police

    Shooting in Canadian city leaves 4 dead, including 2 police

    Friday, August 10 2018 8:06 AM EDT2018-08-10 12:06:19 GMT
    Friday, August 10 2018 8:41 PM EDT2018-08-11 00:41:11 GMT
    Police in the eastern Canadian city of Fredericton, New Brunswick say at least four people have been killed after a shooting.More >>
    Police in the eastern Canadian city of Fredericton, New Brunswick say at least four people have been killed after a shooting.More >>
  • Florida Gov. wants proof from Sen. Nelson over hacking claim

    Florida Gov. wants proof from Sen. Nelson over hacking claim

    Friday, August 10 2018 4:14 PM EDT2018-08-10 20:14:58 GMT
    Friday, August 10 2018 7:11 PM EDT2018-08-10 23:11:01 GMT
    Florida Gov. Rick Scott is demanding that U.S. Sen. Bill Nelson provide proof to back up his statement that Russian operatives have penetrated some of his state's election systems.More >>
    Florida Gov. Rick Scott is demanding that U.S. Sen. Bill Nelson provide proof to back up his statement that Russian operatives have penetrated some of his state's election systems.More >>
  • Video shows Cameroon's soldiers shooting cowering civilians

    Video shows Cameroon's soldiers shooting cowering civilians

    Friday, August 10 2018 2:13 PM EDT2018-08-10 18:13:23 GMT
    Friday, August 10 2018 5:50 PM EDT2018-08-10 21:50:36 GMT
    Video shows Cameroon's soldiers shooting cowering civilians, Amnesty International says.More >>
    Video shows Cameroon's soldiers shooting cowering civilians, Amnesty International says.More >>
  • Missy Elliott praises woman's karaoke version of 'Work It'

    Missy Elliott praises woman's karaoke version of 'Work It'

    Thursday, August 9 2018 11:13 AM EDT2018-08-09 15:13:45 GMT
    Friday, August 10 2018 4:52 PM EDT2018-08-10 20:52:40 GMT
    A Rhode Island woman's karaoke version of Missy Elliott's hit song "Work It," has become an internet sensation, even drawing praise from Elliott.More >>
    A Rhode Island woman's karaoke version of Missy Elliott's hit song "Work It," has become an internet sensation, even drawing praise from Elliott.More >>
  • Julia Roberts, reboots and diversity part of new TV season

    Julia Roberts, reboots and diversity part of new TV season

    Thursday, August 9 2018 4:31 PM EDT2018-08-09 20:31:51 GMT
    Friday, August 10 2018 4:24 PM EDT2018-08-10 20:24:56 GMT
    (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP). Julia Roberts, left, and Stephan James participate in the "Homecoming" panel during the TCA Summer Press Tour on Saturday, July 28, 2018, in Beverly Hills, Calif.(Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP). Julia Roberts, left, and Stephan James participate in the "Homecoming" panel during the TCA Summer Press Tour on Saturday, July 28, 2018, in Beverly Hills, Calif.
    Broadcasters, cable channel and streamlining platforms paraded their upcoming shows at the Television Critics Association's summer meeting.More >>
    Broadcasters, cable channel and streamlining platforms paraded their upcoming shows at the Television Critics Association's summer meeting.More >>
  • 14,000 fight California fires, some from prisons or overseas

    14,000 fight California fires, some from prisons or overseas

    Wednesday, August 8 2018 2:06 AM EDT2018-08-08 06:06:41 GMT
    Friday, August 10 2018 3:32 PM EDT2018-08-10 19:32:03 GMT
    (Kent Porter/The Press Democrat via AP). Evacuees from Lucerne, from left, Ken Bennett with Ember Reynolds, 8, and Lisa Reynolds watch the sunset as smoke from the Ranch Fire rises into the sky at Austin Park Beach in California's Clearlake with Mount ...(Kent Porter/The Press Democrat via AP). Evacuees from Lucerne, from left, Ken Bennett with Ember Reynolds, 8, and Lisa Reynolds watch the sunset as smoke from the Ranch Fire rises into the sky at Austin Park Beach in California's Clearlake with Mount ...
    California could be facing the worst wildfire season ever as some 18 gigantic blazes ravage the state _ and the historically worst months are still to come.More >>
    California could be facing the worst wildfire season ever as some 18 gigantic blazes ravage the state _ and the historically worst months are still to come.More >>
  • Disney says its new streaming service won't rival Netflix

    Disney says its new streaming service won't rival Netflix

    Tuesday, August 7 2018 5:25 PM EDT2018-08-07 21:25:28 GMT
    Friday, August 10 2018 3:06 PM EDT2018-08-10 19:06:02 GMT
    Disney's earnings grew in the latest quarter, but results missed expectations, as the company paid more for NBA sports rights at ESPN and saw lower licensing revenue from "Spider-Man" and "Cars.".More >>
    Disney's earnings grew in the latest quarter, but results missed expectations, as the company paid more for NBA sports rights at ESPN and saw lower licensing revenue from "Spider-Man" and "Cars.".More >>
  • 1st of Christa McAuliffe's lost lessons released from space

    1st of Christa McAuliffe's lost lessons released from space

    Tuesday, August 7 2018 2:11 PM EDT2018-08-07 18:11:11 GMT
    Friday, August 10 2018 10:34 AM EDT2018-08-10 14:34:55 GMT
    (NASA via AP). This Sept. 26, 1985 photo made available by NASA shows astronaut Sharon Christa McAuliffe. The high school teacher from Concord, N.H., never got to teach from space. She perished during the 1986 launch of shuttle Challenger, along with h...(NASA via AP). This Sept. 26, 1985 photo made available by NASA shows astronaut Sharon Christa McAuliffe. The high school teacher from Concord, N.H., never got to teach from space. She perished during the 1986 launch of shuttle Challenger, along with h...
    NASA and the Challenger Center have released the first of Christa McAuliffe's lost lessons from space.More >>
    NASA and the Challenger Center have released the first of Christa McAuliffe's lost lessons from space.More >>
  • Lebanese diva breaks taboo with clip announcing cancer fight

    Lebanese diva breaks taboo with clip announcing cancer fight

    Friday, August 10 2018 9:02 AM EDT2018-08-10 13:02:02 GMT
    Friday, August 10 2018 10:28 AM EDT2018-08-10 14:28:39 GMT
    (AP Photo). In this July 13, 2012, photo, Lebanese diva Elissa, whose real name is Elissar Khoury, one of the best known and highest-selling female artists in the Arab world, kisses her fans, in Beirut, Lebanon. Elissa broke taboos this week with a vid...(AP Photo). In this July 13, 2012, photo, Lebanese diva Elissa, whose real name is Elissar Khoury, one of the best known and highest-selling female artists in the Arab world, kisses her fans, in Beirut, Lebanon. Elissa broke taboos this week with a vid...
    A video clip released on Twitter is how Lebanese singer Elissa chose to share the news of her struggle with cancer with her fans and millions of followers on social media.More >>
    A video clip released on Twitter is how Lebanese singer Elissa chose to share the news of her struggle with cancer with her fans and millions of followers on social media.More >>
  • Rescue team rushes to help ailing orca spotted off Canada

    Rescue team rushes to help ailing orca spotted off Canada

    Thursday, August 9 2018 6:22 PM EDT2018-08-09 22:22:18 GMT
    Friday, August 10 2018 10:26 AM EDT2018-08-10 14:26:12 GMT
    (Brian Gisborne/Fisheries and Oceans Canada via AP). In this Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2018, Southern Resident killer whale J50 and her mother, J16, swim off the west coast of Vancouver Island near Port Renfrew, B.C. J50 is the sick whale that a team of experts...(Brian Gisborne/Fisheries and Oceans Canada via AP). In this Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2018, Southern Resident killer whale J50 and her mother, J16, swim off the west coast of Vancouver Island near Port Renfrew, B.C. J50 is the sick whale that a team of experts...
    Teams of whale experts are racing out to sea to help an ailing young killer whale.More >>
    Teams of whale experts are racing out to sea to help an ailing young killer whale.More >>
  • Asian shares slip despite upbeat Japanese economic data

    Asian shares slip despite upbeat Japanese economic data

    Thursday, August 9 2018 10:27 AM EDT2018-08-09 14:27:14 GMT
    Friday, August 10 2018 2:21 AM EDT2018-08-10 06:21:32 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File). FILE- In this Jan. 2, 2018, file photo, a trader works at the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Thursday, Aug 9.(AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File). FILE- In this Jan. 2, 2018, file photo, a trader works at the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Thursday, Aug 9.
    Stocks are little changed in the early going on Wall Street as a week of quiet trading continues. Gains for technology companies are mostly offset by losses for energy companies and banks.More >>
    Stocks are little changed in the early going on Wall Street as a week of quiet trading continues. Gains for technology companies are mostly offset by losses for energy companies and banks.More >>
  • Florida officials want info about election hacking claims

    Florida officials want info about election hacking claims

    Thursday, August 9 2018 7:54 PM EDT2018-08-09 23:54:47 GMT
    Thursday, August 9 2018 9:38 PM EDT2018-08-10 01:38:02 GMT
    Florida officials want more information from the U.S. Senate supporting claims made by Sen. Bill Nelson that Russian operatives have penetrated some of his state's election systems.More >>
    Florida officials want more information from the U.S. Senate supporting claims made by Sen. Bill Nelson that Russian operatives have penetrated some of his state's election systems.More >>
  • Navajo robotics team heads to international competition

    Navajo robotics team heads to international competition

    Tuesday, August 7 2018 1:11 PM EDT2018-08-07 17:11:06 GMT
    Thursday, August 9 2018 9:33 PM EDT2018-08-10 01:33:34 GMT
    (Heather Anderson via AP). This March 3, 2018 photo provided by Heather Anderson shows, from left, Navajo Mountain High School students Nahida Smith, Myra King and Breana Bitsinne compete in a Utah regional robotics competition in West Valley City, Uta...(Heather Anderson via AP). This March 3, 2018 photo provided by Heather Anderson shows, from left, Navajo Mountain High School students Nahida Smith, Myra King and Breana Bitsinne compete in a Utah regional robotics competition in West Valley City, Uta...
    A team of Navajo high school students from a remote town in southern Utah is building a robot to represent North America in an international robotics competition.More >>
    A team of Navajo high school students from a remote town in southern Utah is building a robot to represent North America in an international robotics competition.More >>
  • Poles want coal jobs protected amid green energy shift

    Poles want coal jobs protected amid green energy shift

    Thursday, August 9 2018 10:57 AM EDT2018-08-09 14:57:47 GMT
    Thursday, August 9 2018 9:12 PM EDT2018-08-10 01:12:38 GMT
    Trade union leaders and government officials attending a climate conference in Poland have called for protecting industrial jobs and giving nations the freedom to choose their approaches for reducing greenhouse gas...More >>
    Trade union leaders and government officials attending a climate conference in Poland have called for protecting industrial jobs and giving nations the freedom to choose their approaches for reducing greenhouse gas emissions.More >>
  • Backlash follows the addition of popular film Oscar category

    Backlash follows the addition of popular film Oscar category

    Wednesday, August 8 2018 12:05 PM EDT2018-08-08 16:05:30 GMT
    Thursday, August 9 2018 6:55 PM EDT2018-08-09 22:55:09 GMT
    (Photo by Matt Sayles/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this Feb. 21, 2015 file photo, an Oscar statue appears outside the Dolby Theatre for the 87th Academy Awards in Los Angeles. The Oscars are adding a new category to honor popular films and promising a...(Photo by Matt Sayles/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this Feb. 21, 2015 file photo, an Oscar statue appears outside the Dolby Theatre for the 87th Academy Awards in Los Angeles. The Oscars are adding a new category to honor popular films and promising a...
    The Oscars are adding a new category to honor popular films and promising a brisk three-hour ceremony on a much earlier air date of Feb. 9, 2020.More >>
    The Oscars are adding a new category to honor popular films and promising a brisk three-hour ceremony on a much earlier air date of Feb. 9, 2020.More >>
  • Snap 2Q results beat estimates but user base declines

    Snap 2Q results beat estimates but user base declines

    Tuesday, August 7 2018 6:12 PM EDT2018-08-07 22:12:38 GMT
    Thursday, August 9 2018 5:55 PM EDT2018-08-09 21:55:58 GMT
    Snapchat's daily user base declined for the first time in the second quarter, but shares of its parent company, Snap, jumped in extended trading after it reported stronger-than-expected earnings.More >>
    Snapchat's daily user base declined for the first time in the second quarter, but shares of its parent company, Snap, jumped in extended trading after it reported stronger-than-expected earnings.More >>
  • Newest SpaceX booster flies again with Indonesia satellite

    Newest SpaceX booster flies again with Indonesia satellite

    Tuesday, August 7 2018 10:08 AM EDT2018-08-07 14:08:42 GMT
    Thursday, August 9 2018 5:19 PM EDT2018-08-09 21:19:28 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Raoux). A Falcon 9 SpaceX rocket lifts off from the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station Complex 40 launch pad as seen through a time exposure in Cape Canaveral, Fla., Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2018. The payload, named Merah Putih, is a geostationary...(AP Photo/John Raoux). A Falcon 9 SpaceX rocket lifts off from the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station Complex 40 launch pad as seen through a time exposure in Cape Canaveral, Fla., Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2018. The payload, named Merah Putih, is a geostationary...
    SpaceX's newest style booster flies again with satellite for Indonesia.More >>
    SpaceX's newest style booster flies again with satellite for Indonesia.More >>
  • The Latest: Incremental improvements in new Samsung phone

    The Latest: Incremental improvements in new Samsung phone

    Thursday, August 9 2018 11:38 AM EDT2018-08-09 15:38:46 GMT
    Thursday, August 9 2018 3:19 PM EDT2018-08-09 19:19:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon, File). FILE- In this July 31, 2018, file photo employees walk past logos of the Samsung Electronics Co. at its office in Seoul, South Korea. Samsung is expected to unveil a new phone on Thursday, Aug. 9, 2018.(AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon, File). FILE- In this July 31, 2018, file photo employees walk past logos of the Samsung Electronics Co. at its office in Seoul, South Korea. Samsung is expected to unveil a new phone on Thursday, Aug. 9, 2018.
    Samsung is expected to unveil its next major smartphone at an event in New York on Thursday.More >>
    Samsung is expected to unveil its next major smartphone at an event in New York on Thursday.More >>
  • China exports accelerated in July despite rise in US tariffs

    China exports accelerated in July despite rise in US tariffs

    Wednesday, August 8 2018 12:57 AM EDT2018-08-08 04:57:15 GMT
    Thursday, August 9 2018 2:51 PM EDT2018-08-09 18:51:37 GMT
    China's July export growth accelerated despite a U.S. tariff hike and sales to the United States rose 13.3 percent.More >>
    China's July export growth accelerated despite a U.S. tariff hike and sales to the United States rose 13.3 percent.More >>
  • The Latest: Congressman to remain on ballot despite charges

    The Latest: Congressman to remain on ballot despite charges

    Wednesday, August 8 2018 8:34 PM EDT2018-08-09 00:34:50 GMT
    Thursday, August 9 2018 2:22 PM EDT2018-08-09 18:22:23 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer). Republican U.S. Rep. Christopher Collins, center, leaves federal court, Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2018, in New York. Rep. Collins of western New York state has been indicted on charges that he used inside information about a biotechn...(AP Photo/Mary Altaffer). Republican U.S. Rep. Christopher Collins, center, leaves federal court, Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2018, in New York. Rep. Collins of western New York state has been indicted on charges that he used inside information about a biotechn...
    Republican Rep. Chris Collins says he will remain on the ballot running for re-election in New York as he fights charges that he used inside information about a biotechnology company to make illicit stock trades.More >>
    Republican Rep. Chris Collins says he will remain on the ballot running for re-election in New York as he fights charges that he used inside information about a biotechnology company to make illicit stock trades.More >>
  • Testing finds flaws with car electronic car safety systems

    Testing finds flaws with car electronic car safety systems

    Tuesday, August 7 2018 1:32 AM EDT2018-08-07 05:32:35 GMT
    Thursday, August 9 2018 1:58 PM EDT2018-08-09 17:58:03 GMT
    (AP Photo/David Zalubowski). In this Friday, July 6, 2018, photograph, prospective customers confer with sales associates as a Model 3 sits on display in a Tesla showroom in the Cherry Creek Mall in Denver.  The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, ...(AP Photo/David Zalubowski). In this Friday, July 6, 2018, photograph, prospective customers confer with sales associates as a Model 3 sits on display in a Tesla showroom in the Cherry Creek Mall in Denver. The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, ...
    Cars and trucks with electronic driver assist systems may not see stopped vehicles and could even steer you into a crash if you're not paying attention, an insurance industry group warns.More >>
    Cars and trucks with electronic driver assist systems may not see stopped vehicles and could even steer you into a crash if you're not paying attention, an insurance industry group warns.More >>
  • Indian ride-hailing service Ola plans UK expansion

    Indian ride-hailing service Ola plans UK expansion

    Tuesday, August 7 2018 5:48 AM EDT2018-08-07 09:48:54 GMT
    Thursday, August 9 2018 10:10 AM EDT2018-08-09 14:10:53 GMT
    Indian ride-hailing service Ola steps up international expansion with plans to launch in UK, its second overseas market.More >>
    Indian ride-hailing service Ola steps up international expansion with plans to launch in UK, its second overseas market.More >>
  • Asian markets mixed as trade spat in focus, oil stabilizes

    Asian markets mixed as trade spat in focus, oil stabilizes

    Wednesday, August 8 2018 10:24 AM EDT2018-08-08 14:24:53 GMT
    Thursday, August 9 2018 3:14 AM EDT2018-08-09 07:14:07 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File). FILE- In this April 24, 2018, file photo, an American flag flies outside the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Wednesday, Aug 8.(AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File). FILE- In this April 24, 2018, file photo, an American flag flies outside the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Wednesday, Aug 8.
    U.S. stocks are taking small losses, threatening a four-day winning streak that has brought the S&P 500 index close to the all-time high it reached in January.More >>
    U.S. stocks are taking small losses, threatening a four-day winning streak that has brought the S&P 500 index close to the all-time high it reached in January.More >>
  • Major tech companies remove Alex Jones for hate, bullying

    Major tech companies remove Alex Jones for hate, bullying

    Monday, August 6 2018 9:03 AM EDT2018-08-06 13:03:36 GMT
    Thursday, August 9 2018 2:24 AM EDT2018-08-09 06:24:33 GMT
    Facebook takes down four Alex Jones pages for violating hate speech, bullying policies.More >>
    Facebook takes down four Alex Jones pages for violating hate speech, bullying policies.More >>
  • Trump can keep legal reasons for shrinking monuments secret

    Trump can keep legal reasons for shrinking monuments secret

    Tuesday, August 7 2018 3:53 PM EDT2018-08-07 19:53:46 GMT
    Thursday, August 9 2018 2:23 AM EDT2018-08-09 06:23:04 GMT
    A judge says the U.S. government doesn't have to turn over documents to an environmental law firm about legal arguments behind President Donald Trump's decision to shrink national monuments.More >>
    A judge says the U.S. government doesn't have to turn over documents to an environmental law firm about legal arguments behind President Donald Trump's decision to shrink national monuments.More >>
  • Tesla CEO's buyout bid raises eyebrows, legal concerns

    Tesla CEO's buyout bid raises eyebrows, legal concerns

    Wednesday, August 8 2018 5:16 PM EDT2018-08-08 21:16:33 GMT
    Wednesday, August 8 2018 8:55 PM EDT2018-08-09 00:55:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/David Zalubowski). In this July 8, 2018, photo, clouds are reflected above the company logo on the hood of a 2018 Model 3 sedan on display outside a Tesla showroom in Littleton, Colo. Board members at Tesla are evaluating CEO and Chairman Elo...(AP Photo/David Zalubowski). In this July 8, 2018, photo, clouds are reflected above the company logo on the hood of a 2018 Model 3 sedan on display outside a Tesla showroom in Littleton, Colo. Board members at Tesla are evaluating CEO and Chairman Elo...
    Tesla board evaluates CEO's proposed buyout of company in deal raising legal concerns.More >>
    Tesla board evaluates CEO's proposed buyout of company in deal raising legal concerns.More >>
  • Genetics technology could lead to more crops, fresher food

    Genetics technology could lead to more crops, fresher food

    Monday, August 6 2018 12:08 PM EDT2018-08-06 16:08:57 GMT
    Wednesday, August 8 2018 8:30 PM EDT2018-08-09 00:30:32 GMT
    A multinational agricultural company based in Idaho has acquired gene editing licensing rights that could one day be used to help farmers produce more crops and make grocery store offerings such as strawberries,...More >>
    A multinational agricultural company based in Idaho has acquired gene editing licensing rights that could one day be used to help farmers produce more crops and make grocery store offerings such as strawberries, potatoes and avocados stay fresher longer.More >>
  • Kansas' most populous county fumbles 2nd major election

    Kansas' most populous county fumbles 2nd major election

    Wednesday, August 8 2018 4:57 PM EDT2018-08-08 20:57:52 GMT
    Wednesday, August 8 2018 8:08 PM EDT2018-08-09 00:08:20 GMT
    For the second consecutive major election, Kansas' most populous county has fumbled its handling of results.More >>
    For the second consecutive major election, Kansas' most populous county has fumbled its handling of results.More >>
  • The Green Big Apple: New Yorkers document the city's plants

    The Green Big Apple: New Yorkers document the city's plants

    Friday, August 3 2018 10:07 AM EDT2018-08-03 14:07:18 GMT
    Wednesday, August 8 2018 7:32 PM EDT2018-08-08 23:32:43 GMT
    (AP Photo/Emiliano Rodriguez Mega). In this July 27, 2018 photo, Susan Hewitt photographs a daisy-like weed known as 'shaggy soldier' and adds it to iNaturalist, the app she uses to participate in the New York City EcoFlora project. "If people could ju...(AP Photo/Emiliano Rodriguez Mega). In this July 27, 2018 photo, Susan Hewitt photographs a daisy-like weed known as 'shaggy soldier' and adds it to iNaturalist, the app she uses to participate in the New York City EcoFlora project. "If people could ju...
    New Yorkers are helping scientists catalog the city's wild plants, one photo at a time.More >>
    New Yorkers are helping scientists catalog the city's wild plants, one photo at a time.More >>
  • Vets ready for rare efforts to save ailing endangered orca

    Vets ready for rare efforts to save ailing endangered orca

    Tuesday, August 7 2018 6:20 PM EDT2018-08-07 22:20:41 GMT
    Wednesday, August 8 2018 7:05 PM EDT2018-08-08 23:05:34 GMT
    (NOAA Fisheries/Vancouver Aquarium via AP, File). FILE - This September 2015 photo provided by NOAA Fisheries shows a aerial view of adult female Southern Resident killer whale (J16) swims with her calf (J50). Federal officials are weighing options to ...(NOAA Fisheries/Vancouver Aquarium via AP, File). FILE - This September 2015 photo provided by NOAA Fisheries shows a aerial view of adult female Southern Resident killer whale (J16) swims with her calf (J50). Federal officials are weighing options to ...
    Veterinarians are preparing rare emergency efforts to administer antibiotics to try to save a young emaciated orca that's part of an endangered pod.More >>
    Veterinarians are preparing rare emergency efforts to administer antibiotics to try to save a young emaciated orca that's part of an endangered pod.More >>
  • The Latest: Musk says going private would free Tesla

    The Latest: Musk says going private would free Tesla

    Tuesday, August 7 2018 3:08 PM EDT2018-08-07 19:08:26 GMT
    Wednesday, August 8 2018 6:21 PM EDT2018-08-08 22:21:16 GMT
    (AP Photo/Kiichiro Sato, File). FILE- In this June 14, 2018, file photo Tesla CEO and founder of the Boring Company Elon Musk speaks at a news conference in Chicago. Musk says he is considering taking the electric car maker private. Tesla’s stock spike...(AP Photo/Kiichiro Sato, File). FILE- In this June 14, 2018, file photo Tesla CEO and founder of the Boring Company Elon Musk speaks at a news conference in Chicago. Musk says he is considering taking the electric car maker private. Tesla’s stock spike...
    The Latest: Tesla CEO Elon Musk's proposal to take electric car maker prompts halt in trading of company's stock.More >>
    The Latest: Tesla CEO Elon Musk's proposal to take electric car maker prompts halt in trading of company's stock.More >>
  • Birds learn another 'language' by eavesdropping on neighbors

    Birds learn another 'language' by eavesdropping on neighbors

    Thursday, August 2 2018 2:17 PM EDT2018-08-02 18:17:17 GMT
    Wednesday, August 8 2018 6:00 PM EDT2018-08-08 22:00:43 GMT
    (Jessica McLachlan via AP). This photo provided by Jessica McLachlan shows a fairy-wren. Scientists have discovered that birds can learn to recognize alarm calls of other species, essentially by learning to eavesdrop in a second language. The Australia...(Jessica McLachlan via AP). This photo provided by Jessica McLachlan shows a fairy-wren. Scientists have discovered that birds can learn to recognize alarm calls of other species, essentially by learning to eavesdrop in a second language. The Australia...
    Scientists have discovered that birds can learn to recognize alarm calls of other species, essentially by learning to eavesdrop in a second language.More >>
    Scientists have discovered that birds can learn to recognize alarm calls of other species, essentially by learning to eavesdrop in a second language.More >>
  • Ohio, Kansas elections too close to call; Trump claims win

    Ohio, Kansas elections too close to call; Trump claims win

    Wednesday, August 8 2018 9:02 AM EDT2018-08-08 13:02:43 GMT
    Wednesday, August 8 2018 5:27 PM EDT2018-08-08 21:27:30 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jay LaPrete). Troy Balderson, Republican candidate for Ohio's 12th Congressional District, greets a crowd of supporters during an election night party Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2018, in Newark, Ohio.(AP Photo/Jay LaPrete). Troy Balderson, Republican candidate for Ohio's 12th Congressional District, greets a crowd of supporters during an election night party Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2018, in Newark, Ohio.
    Ohio and Kansas races too close to call; Trump's candidates lead.More >>
    Ohio and Kansas races too close to call; Trump's candidates lead.More >>
  • Cancer study of nuclear test site expected to finish in 2019

    Cancer study of nuclear test site expected to finish in 2019

    Monday, August 6 2018 3:55 PM EDT2018-08-06 19:55:51 GMT
    Wednesday, August 8 2018 5:13 PM EDT2018-08-08 21:13:46 GMT
    (AP Photo, File). FILE - This July 16, 1945 photo, shows the mushroom cloud of the first atomic explosion at Trinity Test Site, New Mexico. The National Cancer Institute says its long-anticipated study into the cancer risks of New Mexico residents livi...(AP Photo, File). FILE - This July 16, 1945 photo, shows the mushroom cloud of the first atomic explosion at Trinity Test Site, New Mexico. The National Cancer Institute says its long-anticipated study into the cancer risks of New Mexico residents livi...
    The National Cancer Institute says its long-anticipated study into the cancer risks of New Mexico residents living near the site of the world's first atomic bomb test likely will be published in 2019.More >>
    The National Cancer Institute says its long-anticipated study into the cancer risks of New Mexico residents living near the site of the world's first atomic bomb test likely will be published in 2019.More >>
  • Sinclair, Tribune in talks to overcome regulatory hurdles

    Sinclair, Tribune in talks to overcome regulatory hurdles

    Wednesday, August 8 2018 12:31 PM EDT2018-08-08 16:31:01 GMT
    Wednesday, August 8 2018 3:51 PM EDT2018-08-08 19:51:13 GMT
    The Sinclair broadcasting company says it's in talks with Tribune Media on how to overcome regulatory hurdles to its $3.9 billion deal to buy Tribune's 42 TV stations.More >>
    The Sinclair broadcasting company says it's in talks with Tribune Media on how to overcome regulatory hurdles to its $3.9 billion deal to buy Tribune's 42 TV stations.More >>
  • Tesla CEO drops latest bombshell with $72B buyout proposal

    Tesla CEO drops latest bombshell with $72B buyout proposal

    Tuesday, August 7 2018 1:15 PM EDT2018-08-07 17:15:55 GMT
    Wednesday, August 8 2018 2:51 PM EDT2018-08-08 18:51:05 GMT
    (AP Photo/Kiichiro Sato, File). FILE- In this June 14, 2018, file photo Tesla CEO and founder of the Boring Company Elon Musk speaks at a news conference in Chicago. Musk says he is considering taking the electric car maker private. Tesla’s stock spike...(AP Photo/Kiichiro Sato, File). FILE- In this June 14, 2018, file photo Tesla CEO and founder of the Boring Company Elon Musk speaks at a news conference in Chicago. Musk says he is considering taking the electric car maker private. Tesla’s stock spike...
    Tesla CEO Elon Musk tweets that he may take the electric car maker private.More >>
    Tesla CEO Elon Musk tweets that he may take the electric car maker private.More >>
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