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  • Toronto van attack suspect may have felt anger against women

    Toronto van attack suspect may have felt anger against women

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 12:08 AM EDT2018-04-25 04:08:56 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 1:08 AM EDT2018-04-25 05:08:42 GMT
    (Galit Rodan/The Canadian Press via AP). Sean O'Keefe and his son Fionn, 16 months, bring flowers to a memorial on Yonge Street Tuesday, April 24, 2018, in Toronto, the day after a driver drove a van down sidewalks, striking and killing numerous pedest...(Galit Rodan/The Canadian Press via AP). Sean O'Keefe and his son Fionn, 16 months, bring flowers to a memorial on Yonge Street Tuesday, April 24, 2018, in Toronto, the day after a driver drove a van down sidewalks, striking and killing numerous pedest...
    A Facebook message posted before a van plowed onto a crowded Toronto sidewalk is raising the possibility the suspect nursed grudges against women and it has recalled a 1989 massacre of 14 women that remains one of...More >>
    A Facebook message posted before a van plowed onto a crowded Toronto sidewalk is raising the possibility the suspect nursed grudges against women and it has recalled a 1989 massacre of 14 women that remains one of Canada's most traumatic acts of violence.More >>
  • Medicare will require hospitals to post prices online

    Medicare will require hospitals to post prices online

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 6:16 PM EDT2018-04-24 22:16:41 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 1:07 AM EDT2018-04-25 05:07:35 GMT
    Medicare will require hospitals to post prices online and make electronic medical records more readily available to patients.More >>
    Medicare will require hospitals to post prices online and make electronic medical records more readily available to patients.More >>
  • House Democrats talk to Cambridge Analytica whistleblower

    House Democrats talk to Cambridge Analytica whistleblower

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 11:08 AM EDT2018-04-24 15:08:08 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 1:07 AM EDT2018-04-25 05:07:32 GMT
    Former Cambridge Analytica employee Christopher Wylie has arrived on Capitol Hill, where he is talking to House Democrats about his time with the data mining firm affiliated with President Donald Trump's campaign.More >>
    Former Cambridge Analytica employee Christopher Wylie has arrived on Capitol Hill, where he is talking to House Democrats about his time with the data mining firm affiliated with President Donald Trump's campaign.More >>
  • Cambridge Analytica fights back on data scandal

    Cambridge Analytica fights back on data scandal

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 8:18 AM EDT2018-04-24 12:18:33 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 1:07 AM EDT2018-04-25 05:07:25 GMT
    (CBS News/60 Minutes via AP). This image made from a video provided by CBS News/60 Minutes shows Cambridge University researcher Aleksandr Kogan during an interview with CBS's "60 Minutes." Kogan, the academic at the center of the Facebook data-misuse ...(CBS News/60 Minutes via AP). This image made from a video provided by CBS News/60 Minutes shows Cambridge University researcher Aleksandr Kogan during an interview with CBS's "60 Minutes." Kogan, the academic at the center of the Facebook data-misuse ...
    A Cambridge University professor at the heart of the Facebook privacy scandal says that the former CEO of data firm Cambridge Analytica lied to a British parliamentary committee investigating fake news.More >>
    A Cambridge University professor at the heart of the Facebook privacy scandal says that the former CEO of data firm Cambridge Analytica lied to a British parliamentary committee investigating fake news.More >>
  • Beijing Auto show highlights e-cars designed for China

    Beijing Auto show highlights e-cars designed for China

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 10:36 PM EDT2018-04-25 02:36:45 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 1:07 AM EDT2018-04-25 05:07:16 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andy Wong). Volkswagen Group Chief Digital Officer Johann Jungwirth sits inside a Volkswagen Sedric, a self-driving concept pod, while introducing the vehicle ahead of the Auto China 2018 at the Volkswagen Future Center Asia office in Beijing...(AP Photo/Andy Wong). Volkswagen Group Chief Digital Officer Johann Jungwirth sits inside a Volkswagen Sedric, a self-driving concept pod, while introducing the vehicle ahead of the Auto China 2018 at the Volkswagen Future Center Asia office in Beijing...
    Automakers showcase e-vehicles designed for Chinese at Beijing auto show.More >>
    Automakers showcase e-vehicles designed for Chinese at Beijing auto show.More >>
  • Asian stocks slip following sell-off on Wall Street

    Asian stocks slip following sell-off on Wall Street

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 10:17 AM EDT2018-04-24 14:17:09 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 1:07 AM EDT2018-04-25 05:07:11 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE- This April 5, 2018, file photo shows the facade of the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Tuesday, April 25.(AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE- This April 5, 2018, file photo shows the facade of the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Tuesday, April 25.
    US stocks are rising as strong reports from companies including Caterpillar and Whirlpool put investors in a buying mood.More >>
    US stocks are rising as strong reports from companies including Caterpillar and Whirlpool put investors in a buying mood.More >>
  • Miranda, "Game of Thrones" #MeToo figure take Webby Awards

    Miranda, "Game of Thrones" #MeToo figure take Webby Awards

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 7:28 PM EDT2018-04-24 23:28:29 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 1:07 AM EDT2018-04-25 05:07:08 GMT
    Lin-Manuel Miranda and a key figure in the #MeToo movement are among the winners of this year's Webby Awards.More >>
    Lin-Manuel Miranda and a key figure in the #MeToo movement are among the winners of this year's Webby Awards.More >>
  • California university won't punish professor who jeered Bush

    California university won't punish professor who jeered Bush

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 10:27 PM EDT2018-04-25 02:27:19 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 1:02 AM EDT2018-04-25 05:02:22 GMT
    A California State University, Fresno professor who called Barbara Bush "an amazing racist" and cheered her death won't be punished.More >>
    A California State University, Fresno professor who called Barbara Bush "an amazing racist" and cheered her death won't be punished.More >>
  • Toronto van attack suspect was student, ex-military recruit

    Toronto van attack suspect was student, ex-military recruit

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 12:16 AM EDT2018-04-25 04:16:41 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 12:59 AM EDT2018-04-25 04:59:45 GMT
    (Alexandra Newbould/The Canadian Press via AP). In this courtroom sketch, Duty counsel Georgia Koulis, from left, Alek Minassian, Justice of the Peace Stephen Waisberg and Crown prosecutor Joe Callaghan appear in court in Toronto on Tuesday, April 24, ...(Alexandra Newbould/The Canadian Press via AP). In this courtroom sketch, Duty counsel Georgia Koulis, from left, Alek Minassian, Justice of the Peace Stephen Waisberg and Crown prosecutor Joe Callaghan appear in court in Toronto on Tuesday, April 24, ...
    Details have begun to emerge about the man suspected of mowing down people on a Toronto sidewalk in one of the deadliest mass killings in modern Canadian history.More >>
    Details have begun to emerge about the man suspected of mowing down people on a Toronto sidewalk in one of the deadliest mass killings in modern Canadian history.More >>
  • Museum realizes collection's rare elephant bird egg is real

    Museum realizes collection's rare elephant bird egg is real

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 12:31 AM EDT2018-04-25 04:31:46 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 12:56 AM EDT2018-04-25 04:56:45 GMT
    (The Buffalo Museum of Science via AP). This photo provided by The Buffalo Museum of Science shows a rare elephant bird egg that curators recently realized is an actual egg from the extinct creature. The fully-intact egg, 12-inches tall, 28 inches in c...(The Buffalo Museum of Science via AP). This photo provided by The Buffalo Museum of Science shows a rare elephant bird egg that curators recently realized is an actual egg from the extinct creature. The fully-intact egg, 12-inches tall, 28 inches in c...
    A Buffalo museum has made a rare discovery within its own collection: a rare elephant bird egg that was mislabeled as a model.More >>
    A Buffalo museum has made a rare discovery within its own collection: a rare elephant bird egg that was mislabeled as a model.More >>
  • AP-NORC Poll: For many online Americans, Facebook is a habit

    AP-NORC Poll: For many online Americans, Facebook is a habit

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 11:08 AM EDT2018-04-24 15:08:12 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 12:54 AM EDT2018-04-25 04:54:10 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File). FILE- In this Jan. 13, 2016, file photo, Icons for Twitter, Instagram, Facebook and Pinterest are displayed on a window in New York. A new poll by the Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research says 12 perc...(AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File). FILE- In this Jan. 13, 2016, file photo, Icons for Twitter, Instagram, Facebook and Pinterest are displayed on a window in New York. A new poll by the Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research says 12 perc...
    Nearly half of Americans who use the internet say they use Facebook at least several times a day, with Facebook-owned Instagram coming in No. 2 among social media sites.More >>
    Nearly half of Americans who use the internet say they use Facebook at least several times a day, with Facebook-owned Instagram coming in No. 2 among social media sites.More >>
  • Ex-Yahoo paying $35M to settle SEC charges over 2014 hack

    Ex-Yahoo paying $35M to settle SEC charges over 2014 hack

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 2:36 PM EDT2018-04-24 18:36:45 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 12:54 AM EDT2018-04-25 04:54:07 GMT
    The company formerly known as Yahoo is paying a $35 million fine to resolve federal regulators' charges that the online giant deceived investors by failing to disclose one of the biggest data breaches in internet...More >>
    The company formerly known as Yahoo is paying a $35 million fine to resolve federal regulators' charges that the online giant deceived investors by failing to disclose one of the biggest data breaches in internet history.More >>
  • AP-NORC poll: Privacy debacle prompts social-media changes

    AP-NORC poll: Privacy debacle prompts social-media changes

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 8:15 AM EDT2018-04-24 12:15:54 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 12:54 AM EDT2018-04-25 04:54:04 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu, File). FILE - In this March 26, 2018, file photo, a man poses for photos in front of a computer showing Facebook ad preferences pages in San Francisco. If you’ve made changes to how you use social media since Facebook’s Cambridge A...(AP Photo/Jeff Chiu, File). FILE - In this March 26, 2018, file photo, a man poses for photos in front of a computer showing Facebook ad preferences pages in San Francisco. If you’ve made changes to how you use social media since Facebook’s Cambridge A...
    AP-NORC poll: Facebook's privacy debacle prompts social-media cutbacks.More >>
    AP-NORC poll: Facebook's privacy debacle prompts social-media cutbacks.More >>
  • For the first time, Facebook spells out what it forbids

    For the first time, Facebook spells out what it forbids

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 5:46 AM EDT2018-04-24 09:46:06 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 12:54 AM EDT2018-04-25 04:54:01 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE - In this March 29, 2018, file photo, the logo for Facebook appears on screens at the Nasdaq MarketSite in New York's Times Square. For the first time, Facebook is making public, on Tuesday, April 24, its detailed gu...(AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE - In this March 29, 2018, file photo, the logo for Facebook appears on screens at the Nasdaq MarketSite in New York's Times Square. For the first time, Facebook is making public, on Tuesday, April 24, its detailed gu...
    For the first time, Facebook spells out how it decides whether to delete your posts.More >>
    For the first time, Facebook spells out how it decides whether to delete your posts.More >>
  • Supreme Court upholds challenged patent review practice

    Supreme Court upholds challenged patent review practice

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 10:26 AM EDT2018-04-24 14:26:40 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 12:53 AM EDT2018-04-25 04:53:55 GMT
    The Supreme Court has upheld a challenged practice that is used to invalidate patents without the involvement of federal courts.More >>
    The Supreme Court has upheld a challenged practice that is used to invalidate patents without the involvement of federal courts.More >>
  • Senate confirms new director of National Security Agency

    Senate confirms new director of National Security Agency

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 4:46 PM EDT2018-04-24 20:46:37 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 12:53 AM EDT2018-04-25 04:53:48 GMT
    Senate votes to confirm Paul Nakasone to lead National Security Agency, US Cyber Command.More >>
    Senate votes to confirm Paul Nakasone to lead National Security Agency, US Cyber Command.More >>
  • Ireland to collect billions from Apple in back taxes

    Ireland to collect billions from Apple in back taxes

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 11:45 AM EDT2018-04-24 15:45:57 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 12:53 AM EDT2018-04-25 04:53:46 GMT
    Ireland will start collection more than 13 billion euros ($15 billion) in back taxes from Apple some 19 months after the European Commission decision concluding the tech giant had been given an unfair advantage.More >>
    Ireland will start collection more than 13 billion euros ($15 billion) in back taxes from Apple some 19 months after the European Commission decision concluding the tech giant had been given an unfair advantage.More >>
  • Dream job: Harley-Davidson paid interns get a motorcycle too

    Dream job: Harley-Davidson paid interns get a motorcycle too

    Monday, April 23 2018 9:35 AM EDT2018-04-23 13:35:30 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 12:41 AM EDT2018-04-25 04:41:30 GMT
    Harley-Davidson is offering free motorcycles for those who join its paid summer internship program.More >>
    Harley-Davidson is offering free motorcycles for those who join its paid summer internship program.More >>
  • The Latest: Crowd gathers at memorial for van attack victims

    The Latest: Crowd gathers at memorial for van attack victims

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 9:15 AM EDT2018-04-24 13:15:51 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 12:39 AM EDT2018-04-25 04:39:32 GMT
    (Aaron Vincent Elkaim/The Canadian Press via AP). Farzad Salehi consoles his wife, Mehrsa Marjani, who was at a nearby cafe and witnessed the aftermath when a van plowed down a crowded sidewalk, killing multiple people and injuring others, Monday, Apri...(Aaron Vincent Elkaim/The Canadian Press via AP). Farzad Salehi consoles his wife, Mehrsa Marjani, who was at a nearby cafe and witnessed the aftermath when a van plowed down a crowded sidewalk, killing multiple people and injuring others, Monday, Apri...
    Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says authorities see no national security element in the seeming attack on pedestrians in Canada's largest city.More >>
    Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says authorities see no national security element in the seeming attack on pedestrians in Canada's largest city.More >>
  • EPA chief signs proposal limiting science used in decisions

    EPA chief signs proposal limiting science used in decisions

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 4:27 PM EDT2018-04-24 20:27:40 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 12:32 AM EDT2018-04-25 04:32:23 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File). FILE - In this April 3, 2018, file photo, Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt speaks at a news conference at the EPA in Washington. New internal documents say a sweep for hidden listening devices i...(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File). FILE - In this April 3, 2018, file photo, Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt speaks at a news conference at the EPA in Washington. New internal documents say a sweep for hidden listening devices i...
    Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt has signed a proposed rule that would restrict the types of scientific studies regulators can use.More >>
    Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt has signed a proposed rule that would restrict the types of scientific studies regulators can use.More >>
  • Census finds increase in Mekong River's Irrawaddy dolphins

    Census finds increase in Mekong River's Irrawaddy dolphins

    Monday, April 23 2018 6:55 AM EDT2018-04-23 10:55:38 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 12:32 AM EDT2018-04-25 04:32:20 GMT
    (World Wildlife Fund via AP). This July, 2016, photo provided by World Wildlife Fund, shows dolphins in the Mekong river near Kratie province in the northeastern of Phnom Penh, Cambodia. Cambodia's government and a major conservation group say in a joi...(World Wildlife Fund via AP). This July, 2016, photo provided by World Wildlife Fund, shows dolphins in the Mekong river near Kratie province in the northeastern of Phnom Penh, Cambodia. Cambodia's government and a major conservation group say in a joi...
    Cambodia's government and a major conservation group say the number of critically endangered Irrawaddy dolphins along a stretch of the Mekong River has increased for the first time in 20 years but the animals still...More >>
    Cambodia's government and a major conservation group say the number of critically endangered Irrawaddy dolphins along a stretch of the Mekong River has increased for the first time in 20 years but the animals still face serious threats.More >>
  • Asian elephants said at risk from Chinese demand for skin

    Asian elephants said at risk from Chinese demand for skin

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 4:56 AM EDT2018-04-24 08:56:07 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 12:32 AM EDT2018-04-25 04:32:17 GMT
    A report by a British-based conservation group says rising Chinese demand for products made from elephant skin is driving poaching and posing a threat to Asia's wild herds even greater than the ivory trade.More >>
    A report by a British-based conservation group says rising Chinese demand for products made from elephant skin is driving poaching and posing a threat to Asia's wild herds even greater than the ivory trade.More >>
  • Science Says: Amount of straws, plastic pollution is huge

    Science Says: Amount of straws, plastic pollution is huge

    Friday, April 20 2018 6:33 PM EDT2018-04-20 22:33:48 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 12:32 AM EDT2018-04-25 04:32:14 GMT
    (CSIRO via AP). This December 2016 photo provided by the Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organization, a dead shearwater bird rests on a table next to a plastic straw and pieces of a red balloon found inside of it on North Stradbroke Is...(CSIRO via AP). This December 2016 photo provided by the Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organization, a dead shearwater bird rests on a table next to a plastic straw and pieces of a red balloon found inside of it on North Stradbroke Is...
    Cities and even countries now such as Great Britain are looking at banning straws because plastic pollution is a huge global problem.More >>
    Cities and even countries now such as Great Britain are looking at banning straws because plastic pollution is a huge global problem.More >>
  • Mysterious mummy found in Iran could be father of last shah

    Mysterious mummy found in Iran could be father of last shah

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 4:08 AM EDT2018-04-24 08:08:27 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 12:32 AM EDT2018-04-25 04:32:10 GMT
    Discovery of mummified body in Tehran raises speculation it could be missing remains of late monarch Reza Shah Pahlavi.More >>
    Discovery of mummified body in Tehran raises speculation it could be missing remains of late monarch Reza Shah Pahlavi.More >>
  • Construction robots weld, bolt, lift to beat worker shortage

    Construction robots weld, bolt, lift to beat worker shortage

    Monday, April 23 2018 5:15 AM EDT2018-04-23 09:15:35 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 12:32 AM EDT2018-04-25 04:32:05 GMT
    Robots that can weld and bolt are being developed for construction sites.More >>
    Robots that can weld and bolt are being developed for construction sites.More >>
  • Michigan water activist, 6 others win environmental prize

    Michigan water activist, 6 others win environmental prize

    Monday, April 23 2018 12:25 AM EDT2018-04-23 04:25:22 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 12:32 AM EDT2018-04-25 04:32:02 GMT
    (AP Photo/Molly Riley, File). FILE - In this Feb. 3, 2016, file photo, Flint, Mich. resident LeeAnne Walters testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington. The woman who exposed the Flint, Michigan, lead disaster is among seven people around the world who ar...(AP Photo/Molly Riley, File). FILE - In this Feb. 3, 2016, file photo, Flint, Mich. resident LeeAnne Walters testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington. The woman who exposed the Flint, Michigan, lead disaster is among seven people around the world who ar...
    A woman who played a key role in exposing the lead-tainted water disaster in Flint, Michigan, is among seven people to win a Goldman Environmental Prize for grassroots environmental activism.More >>
    A woman who played a key role in exposing the lead-tainted water disaster in Flint, Michigan, is among seven people to win a Goldman Environmental Prize for grassroots environmental activism.More >>
  • New NASA boss gets 'hearty congratulations' from space

    New NASA boss gets 'hearty congratulations' from space

    Monday, April 23 2018 4:28 PM EDT2018-04-23 20:28:51 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 12:32 AM EDT2018-04-25 04:32:00 GMT
    NASA's new boss is already getting cheers from space.More >>
    NASA's new boss is already getting cheers from space.More >>
  • Legendary scientist at lab that developed atomic bomb dies

    Legendary scientist at lab that developed atomic bomb dies

    Friday, April 20 2018 7:23 PM EDT2018-04-20 23:23:45 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 12:31 AM EDT2018-04-25 04:31:50 GMT
    (Los Alamos National Laboratory ). This undated photo provided by the Los Alamos National Laboratory shows Nerses "Krik" Krikorian. Krikorian, who escaped the Armenian genocide as a boy and later became a legend in the once-secret New Mexico city where...(Los Alamos National Laboratory ). This undated photo provided by the Los Alamos National Laboratory shows Nerses "Krik" Krikorian. Krikorian, who escaped the Armenian genocide as a boy and later became a legend in the once-secret New Mexico city where...
    Scientist Nerses "Krik" Krikorian, who became a legend in the once-secret New Mexico city where the atomic bomb was developed, has died.More >>
    Scientist Nerses "Krik" Krikorian, who became a legend in the once-secret New Mexico city where the atomic bomb was developed, has died.More >>
  • Toronto van attack suspect was student, ex-military recruit

    Toronto van attack suspect was student, ex-military recruit

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 3:16 PM EDT2018-04-24 19:16:28 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 12:17 AM EDT2018-04-25 04:17:23 GMT
    (Alexandra Newbould/The Canadian Press via AP). In this courtroom sketch, Duty counsel Georgia Koulis, from left, Alek Minassian, Justice of the Peace Stephen Waisberg, and Crown prosecutor Joe Callaghan appear in court in Toronto on Tuesday, April 24,...(Alexandra Newbould/The Canadian Press via AP). In this courtroom sketch, Duty counsel Georgia Koulis, from left, Alek Minassian, Justice of the Peace Stephen Waisberg, and Crown prosecutor Joe Callaghan appear in court in Toronto on Tuesday, April 24,...
    Details have begun to emerge about the man suspected of mowing down people on a Toronto sidewalk in one of the deadliest mass killings in modern Canadian history, but his motivations remain uncertain.More >>
    Details have begun to emerge about the man suspected of mowing down people on a Toronto sidewalk in one of the deadliest mass killings in modern Canadian history, but his motivations remain uncertain.More >>
  • Online post suggests rampage suspect may have resented women

    Online post suggests rampage suspect may have resented women

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 12:25 AM EDT2018-04-24 04:25:46 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 12:08 AM EDT2018-04-25 04:08:40 GMT
    (Aaron Vincent Elkaim/The Canadian Press via AP). Officials carry a body into a vehicle after a van mounted a sidewalk crashing into pedestrians in Toronto on Monday, April 23, 2018. The rented van jumped onto the crowded sidewalk Monday, killing and i...(Aaron Vincent Elkaim/The Canadian Press via AP). Officials carry a body into a vehicle after a van mounted a sidewalk crashing into pedestrians in Toronto on Monday, April 23, 2018. The rented van jumped onto the crowded sidewalk Monday, killing and i...
    Police in Canada's biggest city are piecing together witness accounts and surveillance video trying to determine why a driver plowed a rented van along a crowded sidewalk, killing 10 people and injuring 15 in what...More >>
    Police in Canada's biggest city are piecing together witness accounts and surveillance video trying to determine why a driver plowed a rented van along a crowded sidewalk, killing 10 people and injuring 15 in what many said seemed a deliberate attack.More >>
  • Study: California gun deaths declined between 2000 and 2015

    Study: California gun deaths declined between 2000 and 2015

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 5:36 PM EDT2018-04-24 21:36:38 GMT
    Tuesday, April 24 2018 7:57 PM EDT2018-04-24 23:57:14 GMT
    (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli, File). FILE - In this March 9, 2017 file photo, Dr. Garen Wintemute, an emergency room physician at the University of California, Davis, Medical Center, shows the website of the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms, on a ...(AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli, File). FILE - In this March 9, 2017 file photo, Dr. Garen Wintemute, an emergency room physician at the University of California, Davis, Medical Center, shows the website of the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms, on a ...
    A new scientific study shows that gun deaths have fallen in California over a 16-year period ending in 2015.More >>
    A new scientific study shows that gun deaths have fallen in California over a 16-year period ending in 2015.More >>
  • Nielsen data shows binging for Netflix's 'Lost in Space'

    Nielsen data shows binging for Netflix's 'Lost in Space'

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 3:56 PM EDT2018-04-24 19:56:56 GMT
    Tuesday, April 24 2018 7:08 PM EDT2018-04-24 23:08:43 GMT
    Nielsen says an estimated 6.3 million people saw the premiere of Netflix's 'Lost in Space' remake within three days after it was posted earlier this month.More >>
    Nielsen says an estimated 6.3 million people saw the premiere of Netflix's 'Lost in Space' remake within three days after it was posted earlier this month.More >>
  • Strong ad sales boost Google parent Alphabet's 1Q earnings

    Strong ad sales boost Google parent Alphabet's 1Q earnings

    Monday, April 23 2018 5:06 PM EDT2018-04-23 21:06:46 GMT
    Tuesday, April 24 2018 6:26 PM EDT2018-04-24 22:26:11 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE- In this Feb. 14, 2018, file photo the logo for Alphabet appears on a screen at the Nasdaq MarketSite in New York. Alphabet Inc. reports earnings Monday, April 23, 2018.(AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE- In this Feb. 14, 2018, file photo the logo for Alphabet appears on a screen at the Nasdaq MarketSite in New York. Alphabet Inc. reports earnings Monday, April 23, 2018.
    Google parent Alphabet has reported a jump in first-quarter net income on the back of further strong digital ad sales and an accounting adjustment.More >>
    Google parent Alphabet has reported a jump in first-quarter net income on the back of further strong digital ad sales and an accounting adjustment.More >>
  • Environmentalists ask court to restore oil-gas emission rule

    Environmentalists ask court to restore oil-gas emission rule

    Friday, April 20 2018 8:34 PM EDT2018-04-21 00:34:01 GMT
    Tuesday, April 24 2018 6:23 PM EDT2018-04-24 22:23:10 GMT
    Environmentalists are asking an appeals court to reinstate a rule restricting harmful methane emissions on U.S. lands, at least temporarily.More >>
    Environmentalists are asking an appeals court to reinstate a rule restricting harmful methane emissions on U.S. lands, at least temporarily.More >>
  • Lawyers wrap up case blaming pork giant for ghastly smells

    Lawyers wrap up case blaming pork giant for ghastly smells

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 1:26 PM EDT2018-04-24 17:26:02 GMT
    Tuesday, April 24 2018 5:46 PM EDT2018-04-24 21:46:45 GMT
    Lawyers are wrapping up their case in a lawsuit pitting neighbors of an industrial-scale swine operation against the hog-production division of Virginia-based Smithfield Foods.More >>
    Lawyers are wrapping up their case in a lawsuit pitting neighbors of an industrial-scale swine operation against the hog-production division of Virginia-based Smithfield Foods.More >>
  • Researcher in Facebook data scandal apologizes

    Researcher in Facebook data scandal apologizes

    Monday, April 23 2018 4:25 PM EDT2018-04-23 20:25:58 GMT
    Tuesday, April 24 2018 4:51 PM EDT2018-04-24 20:51:55 GMT
    (CBS News/60 Minutes via AP). This image made from a video provided by CBS News/60 Minutes shows Cambridge University researcher Aleksandr Kogan during an interview with CBS's "60 Minutes." Kogan, the academic at the center of the Facebook data-misuse ...(CBS News/60 Minutes via AP). This image made from a video provided by CBS News/60 Minutes shows Cambridge University researcher Aleksandr Kogan during an interview with CBS's "60 Minutes." Kogan, the academic at the center of the Facebook data-misuse ...
    A researcher at the center of the Facebook privacy scandal apologized, but added that he didn't think he did anything wrong.More >>
    A researcher at the center of the Facebook privacy scandal apologized, but added that he didn't think he did anything wrong.More >>
  • Kansas makes case for visit from 'Star Wars' actor

    Kansas makes case for visit from 'Star Wars' actor

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 2:47 PM EDT2018-04-24 18:47:23 GMT
    Tuesday, April 24 2018 4:37 PM EDT2018-04-24 20:37:37 GMT
    Kansas is rolling out the welcome mat after "Star Wars" actor Mark Hamill tweeted about his interest in visiting.More >>
    Kansas is rolling out the welcome mat after "Star Wars" actor Mark Hamill tweeted about his interest in visiting.More >>
  • Markets Right Now: Big tech, industrials lead stocks lower

    Markets Right Now: Big tech, industrials lead stocks lower

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 2:36 PM EDT2018-04-24 18:36:38 GMT
    Tuesday, April 24 2018 4:27 PM EDT2018-04-24 20:27:16 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE- This April 5, 2018, file photo shows the facade of the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Tuesday, April 25.(AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE- This April 5, 2018, file photo shows the facade of the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Tuesday, April 25.
    Stocks are falling sharply on Wall Street as big technology and industrial companies take heavy losses.More >>
    Stocks are falling sharply on Wall Street as big technology and industrial companies take heavy losses.More >>
  • First lady Melania Trump greets the Macrons with a hat

    First lady Melania Trump greets the Macrons with a hat

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 2:36 PM EDT2018-04-24 18:36:48 GMT
    Tuesday, April 24 2018 3:47 PM EDT2018-04-24 19:47:00 GMT
    (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster). First lady Melania Trump waits with President Donald Trump to greet French President Emmanuel Macron and his wife Brigitte Macron during a State Arrival Ceremony on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington, Tuesday, Ap...(AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster). First lady Melania Trump waits with President Donald Trump to greet French President Emmanuel Macron and his wife Brigitte Macron during a State Arrival Ceremony on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington, Tuesday, Ap...
    More Olivia Pope or Joan Collins: first lady Melania Trump's big white hat wins the day.More >>
    More Olivia Pope or Joan Collins: first lady Melania Trump's big white hat wins the day.More >>
  • Leader of German governing party backs Amazon protest

    Leader of German governing party backs Amazon protest

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 10:15 AM EDT2018-04-24 14:15:51 GMT
    Tuesday, April 24 2018 3:06 PM EDT2018-04-24 19:06:28 GMT
    The new leader of one of Germany's governing parties says she plans to join a protest against working conditions at Amazon as company CEO Jeff Bezos receives a prize in Berlin.More >>
    The new leader of one of Germany's governing parties says she plans to join a protest against working conditions at Amazon as company CEO Jeff Bezos receives a prize in Berlin.More >>
  • Hubble's 28 years marked by shot of wild stellar nursery

    Hubble's 28 years marked by shot of wild stellar nursery

    Thursday, April 19 2018 12:52 PM EDT2018-04-19 16:52:30 GMT
    Tuesday, April 24 2018 2:52 PM EDT2018-04-24 18:52:54 GMT
    (NASA, ESA, STScI via AP). This February 2018 image made available by NASA on Thursday, April 19, 2018 shows the Lagoon Nebula, about 4,000 light-years away from the Earth, with the star Herschel 36 at center. The young star, 200,000 times brighter tha...(NASA, ESA, STScI via AP). This February 2018 image made available by NASA on Thursday, April 19, 2018 shows the Lagoon Nebula, about 4,000 light-years away from the Earth, with the star Herschel 36 at center. The young star, 200,000 times brighter tha...
    NASA marks Hubble Space Telescope's 28th launch anniversary with peek into a wild stellar nursery.More >>
    NASA marks Hubble Space Telescope's 28th launch anniversary with peek into a wild stellar nursery.More >>
  • Twitter blocks Israeli lawmaker for wishing Palestinian shot

    Twitter blocks Israeli lawmaker for wishing Palestinian shot

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 7:15 AM EDT2018-04-24 11:15:56 GMT
    Tuesday, April 24 2018 1:35 PM EDT2018-04-24 17:35:05 GMT
    Hard-line Israeli lawmaker mocks Twitter, says it highlighted his stance on teen Palestinian protester as 'terrorist'.More >>
    Hard-line Israeli lawmaker mocks Twitter, says it highlighted his stance on teen Palestinian protester as 'terrorist'.More >>
  • Bucks' Giannis says inability to score lunch not a big deal

    Bucks' Giannis says inability to score lunch not a big deal

    Monday, April 23 2018 5:48 PM EDT2018-04-23 21:48:58 GMT
    Tuesday, April 24 2018 1:11 PM EDT2018-04-24 17:11:22 GMT
    (AP Photo/Morry Gash). Milwaukee Bucks' Giannis Antetokounmpo is fouled by Boston Celtics' Al Horford during the first half of Game 4 of an NBA basketball first-round playoff series Sunday, April 22, 2018, in Milwaukee.(AP Photo/Morry Gash). Milwaukee Bucks' Giannis Antetokounmpo is fouled by Boston Celtics' Al Horford during the first half of Game 4 of an NBA basketball first-round playoff series Sunday, April 22, 2018, in Milwaukee.
    After fan's post goes viral, Bucks' Giannis says inability to score lunch at Mexican restaurant not a big deal.More >>
    After fan's post goes viral, Bucks' Giannis says inability to score lunch at Mexican restaurant not a big deal.More >>
  • Trump's tariffs risk jobs and profits in working-class areas

    Trump's tariffs risk jobs and profits in working-class areas

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 12:55 AM EDT2018-04-24 04:55:46 GMT
    Tuesday, April 24 2018 12:38 PM EDT2018-04-24 16:38:02 GMT
    (AP Photo/Loren Elliott). Jose Mata grinds a steel pipe at the Borusan Mannesmann plant in Baytown, Texas, Monday, April 23, 2018. President Donald Trump's escalating dispute with China over trade and technology is threatening jobs and profits in worki...(AP Photo/Loren Elliott). Jose Mata grinds a steel pipe at the Borusan Mannesmann plant in Baytown, Texas, Monday, April 23, 2018. President Donald Trump's escalating dispute with China over trade and technology is threatening jobs and profits in worki...
    President Donald Trump's escalating dispute with China over trade and technology is threatening jobs and profits in working-class communities where his "America First" agenda hit home with American voters.More >>
    President Donald Trump's escalating dispute with China over trade and technology is threatening jobs and profits in working-class communities where his "America First" agenda hit home with American voters.More >>
  • Committee hits pause on solar project over visual concerns

    Committee hits pause on solar project over visual concerns

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 12:18 PM EDT2018-04-24 16:18:51 GMT
    Tuesday, April 24 2018 12:26 PM EDT2018-04-24 16:26:00 GMT
    A regional planning committee has refused to sign off on a proposed solar project in Rutland amid concerns over visuals.More >>
    A regional planning committee has refused to sign off on a proposed solar project in Rutland amid concerns over visuals.More >>
  • Financial expert taking Facebook to UK court over fake ads

    Financial expert taking Facebook to UK court over fake ads

    Monday, April 23 2018 7:05 AM EDT2018-04-23 11:05:44 GMT
    Tuesday, April 24 2018 11:23 AM EDT2018-04-24 15:23:44 GMT
    A personal finance expert is suing Facebook at Britain's High Court, claiming the social media company is allowing the publication of scam ads featuring his name.More >>
    A personal finance expert is suing Facebook at Britain's High Court, claiming the social media company is allowing the publication of scam ads featuring his name.More >>
  • Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson announces birth of third girl

    Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson announces birth of third girl

    Monday, April 23 2018 5:16 PM EDT2018-04-23 21:16:02 GMT
    Tuesday, April 24 2018 10:47 AM EDT2018-04-24 14:47:28 GMT
    Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson takes to Instagram with adorable skin-to-skin moment baby announcement.More >>
    Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson takes to Instagram with adorable skin-to-skin moment baby announcement.More >>
  • Get Into My Car ... Amazon begins delivery to vehicles

    Get Into My Car ... Amazon begins delivery to vehicles

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 7:45 AM EDT2018-04-24 11:45:57 GMT
    Tuesday, April 24 2018 10:46 AM EDT2018-04-24 14:46:42 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File). FILE- In this May 9, 2017, file photo, a package from Amazon Prime is loaded for delivery in New York. Last year, the online retailer introduced a system for letting people delivering packages into customers’ homes. Now,...(AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File). FILE- In this May 9, 2017, file photo, a package from Amazon Prime is loaded for delivery in New York. Last year, the online retailer introduced a system for letting people delivering packages into customers’ homes. Now,...
    Amazon begins delivering packages to newer General Motors and Volvo vehicles owned by Prime members.More >>
    Amazon begins delivering packages to newer General Motors and Volvo vehicles owned by Prime members.More >>
  • Icelandic fugitive in bitcoin heist arrested in Amsterdam

    Icelandic fugitive in bitcoin heist arrested in Amsterdam

    Monday, April 23 2018 6:05 AM EDT2018-04-23 10:05:08 GMT
    Tuesday, April 24 2018 10:35 AM EDT2018-04-24 14:35:05 GMT
    Police in Amsterdam have arrested an Icelandic fugitive suspected of masterminding the theft of hundreds of computers used to mine bitcoins and other virtual currencies.More >>
    Police in Amsterdam have arrested an Icelandic fugitive suspected of masterminding the theft of hundreds of computers used to mine bitcoins and other virtual currencies.More >>
  • Russia adds Google IPs to registry of banned sites

    Russia adds Google IPs to registry of banned sites

    Sunday, April 22 2018 9:04 AM EDT2018-04-22 13:04:44 GMT
    Tuesday, April 24 2018 8:20 AM EDT2018-04-24 12:20:42 GMT
    Russia's communications watchdog agency says it is adding some Google IP addresses to the state register of banned sites, as a dispute over a banned messaging app intensifies.More >>
    Russia's communications watchdog agency says it is adding some Google IP addresses to the state register of banned sites, as a dispute over a banned messaging app intensifies.More >>
  • Chipmaker SK Hynix reports 64 percent jump in 1Q earnings

    Chipmaker SK Hynix reports 64 percent jump in 1Q earnings

    Monday, April 23 2018 9:15 PM EDT2018-04-24 01:15:33 GMT
    Tuesday, April 24 2018 8:20 AM EDT2018-04-24 12:20:40 GMT
    SK Hynix Inc. says its first-quarter net profit has surged 64 percent over a year earlier thanks to robust memory chip prices.More >>
    SK Hynix Inc. says its first-quarter net profit has surged 64 percent over a year earlier thanks to robust memory chip prices.More >>
  • EU launches probe of Apple's takeover of digital app Shazam

    EU launches probe of Apple's takeover of digital app Shazam

    Monday, April 23 2018 11:25 AM EDT2018-04-23 15:25:28 GMT
    Tuesday, April 24 2018 7:20 AM EDT2018-04-24 11:20:35 GMT
    The European Union is opening a probe into the acquisition by Apple of song-recognition app Shazam because it wants to make sure consumers will still have a wide choice of streaming music.More >>
    The European Union is opening a probe into the acquisition by Apple of song-recognition app Shazam because it wants to make sure consumers will still have a wide choice of streaming music.More >>
  • UK calls on social media firms to better protect children

    UK calls on social media firms to better protect children

    Sunday, April 22 2018 5:34 AM EDT2018-04-22 09:34:35 GMT
    Tuesday, April 24 2018 5:50 AM EDT2018-04-24 09:50:38 GMT
    Britain's health secretary has threatened to introduce new laws targeting online social media companies if they don't do more to protect children.More >>
    Britain's health secretary has threatened to introduce new laws targeting online social media companies if they don't do more to protect children.More >>
  • Trump's divisive pick to run NASA wins narrow confirmation

    Trump's divisive pick to run NASA wins narrow confirmation

    Thursday, April 19 2018 3:02 PM EDT2018-04-19 19:02:12 GMT
    Tuesday, April 24 2018 5:00 AM EDT2018-04-24 09:00:55 GMT
    The Senate narrowly confirmed President Donald Trump's choice of a tea party congressman to run NASA.More >>
    The Senate narrowly confirmed President Donald Trump's choice of a tea party congressman to run NASA.More >>
  • DOJ looks into how AT&T, Verizon handle defecting customers

    DOJ looks into how AT&T, Verizon handle defecting customers

    Friday, April 20 2018 7:43 PM EDT2018-04-20 23:43:52 GMT
    Tuesday, April 24 2018 4:52 AM EDT2018-04-24 08:52:21 GMT
    The Justice Department has opened an antitrust investigation into whether AT&T and Verizon and a standards-setting group worked together to hinder consumers from easily switching wireless carriers.More >>
    The Justice Department has opened an antitrust investigation into whether AT&T and Verizon and a standards-setting group worked together to hinder consumers from easily switching wireless carriers.More >>
  • Asian shares advance as US bond yields push dollar higher

    Asian shares advance as US bond yields push dollar higher

    Monday, April 23 2018 10:05 AM EDT2018-04-23 14:05:35 GMT
    Tuesday, April 24 2018 2:36 AM EDT2018-04-24 06:36:23 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE - In this Jan. 11, 2016, file photo, specialist Anthony Rinaldi is silhouetted on a screen at his post on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Monday, April 24, 20...(AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE - In this Jan. 11, 2016, file photo, specialist Anthony Rinaldi is silhouetted on a screen at his post on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Monday, April 24, 20...
    Gains for health care and industrial companies are offsetting losses for energy companies as stocks start little changed.More >>
    Gains for health care and industrial companies are offsetting losses for energy companies as stocks start little changed.More >>
  • Volcano in southern Japan erupts for 1st time in 250 years

    Volcano in southern Japan erupts for 1st time in 250 years

    Friday, April 20 2018 2:24 AM EDT2018-04-20 06:24:23 GMT
    Tuesday, April 24 2018 12:31 AM EDT2018-04-24 04:31:38 GMT
    (Kyodo News via AP). CORRECTS YEAR - In this April 19, 2018, photo, volcanic smoke billows from Mt. Io, foreground, part of the Kirishima mountain range on Japan’s southern main island of Kyushu, taken over Ebino city, Miyazaki prefecture. The Meteorol...(Kyodo News via AP). CORRECTS YEAR - In this April 19, 2018, photo, volcanic smoke billows from Mt. Io, foreground, part of the Kirishima mountain range on Japan’s southern main island of Kyushu, taken over Ebino city, Miyazaki prefecture. The Meteorol...
    A volcano in southern Japan has erupted for the first time in 250 years, and the authorities have set up a no-go zone around the mountain.More >>
    A volcano in southern Japan has erupted for the first time in 250 years, and the authorities have set up a no-go zone around the mountain.More >>
  • Whistleblower: School used software to get more state money

    Whistleblower: School used software to get more state money

    Monday, April 23 2018 10:41 AM EDT2018-04-23 14:41:15 GMT
    Monday, April 23 2018 5:46 PM EDT2018-04-23 21:46:13 GMT
    Regulators are reviewing a whistleblower's claims that Ohio's largest online charter school used new software that it installed in 2016 to intentionally inflate attendance figures.More >>
    Regulators are reviewing a whistleblower's claims that Ohio's largest online charter school used new software that it installed in 2016 to intentionally inflate attendance figures.More >>
  • Audit clears Facebook despite Cambridge Analytica leaks

    Audit clears Facebook despite Cambridge Analytica leaks

    Friday, April 20 2018 10:24 AM EDT2018-04-20 14:24:10 GMT
    Monday, April 23 2018 5:10 PM EDT2018-04-23 21:10:11 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE- In this March 29, 2018, file photo, the logo for Facebook appears on screens at the Nasdaq MarketSite in New York's Times Square.  An audit of Facebook’s privacy practices for the Federal Trade Commission found no p...(AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE- In this March 29, 2018, file photo, the logo for Facebook appears on screens at the Nasdaq MarketSite in New York's Times Square. An audit of Facebook’s privacy practices for the Federal Trade Commission found no p...
    Audit of Facebook's privacy practices found no problems, though company knew a data-mining firm improperly obtained private data from millions of users.More >>
    Audit of Facebook's privacy practices found no problems, though company knew a data-mining firm improperly obtained private data from millions of users.More >>
  • NASA's Tess spacecraft embarks on quest to find new planets

    NASA's Tess spacecraft embarks on quest to find new planets

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 1:35 PM EDT2018-04-18 17:35:18 GMT
    Monday, April 23 2018 4:40 PM EDT2018-04-23 20:40:50 GMT
    (SpaceX via AP). This photo released by SpaceX on Wednesday, April 18, 2018 shows a Falcon 9 rocket carrying NASA's Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Fla. Once in orbit, TESS will peer at hundreds of thousands...(SpaceX via AP). This photo released by SpaceX on Wednesday, April 18, 2018 shows a Falcon 9 rocket carrying NASA's Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Fla. Once in orbit, TESS will peer at hundreds of thousands...
    NASA's newest planet-hunting spacecraft is back on the pad for another shot at launch.More >>
    NASA's newest planet-hunting spacecraft is back on the pad for another shot at launch.More >>
  • Cybersecurity expert's case delayed as new details emerge

    Cybersecurity expert's case delayed as new details emerge

    Thursday, April 19 2018 1:52 PM EDT2018-04-19 17:52:10 GMT
    Monday, April 23 2018 4:30 PM EDT2018-04-23 20:30:37 GMT
    (AP Photo/Frank Augstein, File). FILE - This Monday, May 15, 2017, file photo shows Marcus Hutchins, a British cybersecurity expert during an interview in Ilfracombe, England. Hutchins once hailed as a hero for stopping the WannaCry computer virus that...(AP Photo/Frank Augstein, File). FILE - This Monday, May 15, 2017, file photo shows Marcus Hutchins, a British cybersecurity expert during an interview in Ilfracombe, England. Hutchins once hailed as a hero for stopping the WannaCry computer virus that...
    A British cybersecurity expert once hailed as a hero for stopping a computer virus will be in federal court in Milwaukee to try to weaken a criminal case against him by having his post-arrest statements tossed.More >>
    A British cybersecurity expert once hailed as a hero for stopping a computer virus will be in federal court in Milwaukee to try to weaken a criminal case against him by having his post-arrest statements tossed.More >>
  • Travel ban case is justices' first dive into Trump policy

    Travel ban case is justices' first dive into Trump policy

    Monday, April 23 2018 12:55 AM EDT2018-04-23 04:55:01 GMT
    Monday, April 23 2018 2:51 PM EDT2018-04-23 18:51:28 GMT
    Supreme Court justices' first deep dive into a Trump administration policy comes in a dispute over the administration's ban on travel from some countries with majority Muslim populations.More >>
    Supreme Court justices' first deep dive into a Trump administration policy comes in a dispute over the administration's ban on travel from some countries with majority Muslim populations.More >>
  • Musk's LA transport tunnel proposal takes step forward

    Musk's LA transport tunnel proposal takes step forward

    Thursday, April 19 2018 10:52 AM EDT2018-04-19 14:52:52 GMT
    Monday, April 23 2018 11:39 AM EDT2018-04-23 15:39:50 GMT
    A Los Angeles City Council committee has approved an environmental review exemption for a tunnel Elon Musk wants to dig to test a novel underground transportation system.More >>
    A Los Angeles City Council committee has approved an environmental review exemption for a tunnel Elon Musk wants to dig to test a novel underground transportation system.More >>
  • Turin fixes legal loophole, registers babies of gay parents

    Turin fixes legal loophole, registers babies of gay parents

    Monday, April 23 2018 10:25 AM EDT2018-04-23 14:25:44 GMT
    Monday, April 23 2018 11:20 AM EDT2018-04-23 15:20:30 GMT
    The Italian city of Turin has moved to fill a legal loophole by registering three babies born to gay parents who conceived abroad via artificial insemination.More >>
    The Italian city of Turin has moved to fill a legal loophole by registering three babies born to gay parents who conceived abroad via artificial insemination.More >>
  • 'A Quiet Place,' 'Rampage' lead newcomers at box office

    'A Quiet Place,' 'Rampage' lead newcomers at box office

    Sunday, April 22 2018 12:14 PM EDT2018-04-22 16:14:44 GMT
    Monday, April 23 2018 10:16 AM EDT2018-04-23 14:16:22 GMT
    (Jonny Cournoyer/Paramount Pictures via AP). This image released by Paramount Pictures shows John Krasinski, left, and Noah Jupe in a scene from "A Quiet Place."(Jonny Cournoyer/Paramount Pictures via AP). This image released by Paramount Pictures shows John Krasinski, left, and Noah Jupe in a scene from "A Quiet Place."
    "A Quiet Place" and "Rampage" are fighting it out again for the top spot at the domestic box office this weekend and easily beating newcomers like Amy Schumer's "I Feel Pretty" and "Super Troopers 2.".More >>
    "A Quiet Place" and "Rampage" are fighting it out again for the top spot at the domestic box office this weekend and easily beating newcomers like Amy Schumer's "I Feel Pretty" and "Super Troopers 2.".More >>
  • Global stocks looking for direction in flat start to week

    Global stocks looking for direction in flat start to week

    Monday, April 23 2018 4:55 AM EDT2018-04-23 08:55:47 GMT
    Monday, April 23 2018 10:06 AM EDT2018-04-23 14:06:50 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andy Wong). A woman reacts at a brokerage house displaying stock trading index in Beijing, Monday, April 23, 2018. Shares were mostly lower in Asia on Monday following Friday's steep slide in technology shares on Wall Street. Markets had only...(AP Photo/Andy Wong). A woman reacts at a brokerage house displaying stock trading index in Beijing, Monday, April 23, 2018. Shares were mostly lower in Asia on Monday following Friday's steep slide in technology shares on Wall Street. Markets had only...
    Asian shares mostly lower, tracking tech sell-off on Wall Street.More >>
    Asian shares mostly lower, tracking tech sell-off on Wall Street.More >>
  • Verne Troyer, Mini-Me from 'Austin Powers' films, has died

    Verne Troyer, Mini-Me from 'Austin Powers' films, has died

    Saturday, April 21 2018 5:54 PM EDT2018-04-21 21:54:39 GMT
    Monday, April 23 2018 9:20 AM EDT2018-04-23 13:20:49 GMT
    Actor Verne Troyer from the "Austin Powers" films has died at age 49.More >>
    Actor Verne Troyer from the "Austin Powers" films has died at age 49.More >>
  • Social media helps fuel teacher activism across the country

    Social media helps fuel teacher activism across the country

    Thursday, April 19 2018 2:21 AM EDT2018-04-19 06:21:54 GMT
    Monday, April 23 2018 8:28 AM EDT2018-04-23 12:28:40 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt York). Teacher Jennifer Galluzzo casts her ballot outside Paseo Verde Elementary Wednesday, April 18, 2018 in Peoria, Ariz. Arizona teachers are weighing whether to walk out of their classrooms to demand more school funding after weeks o...(AP Photo/Matt York). Teacher Jennifer Galluzzo casts her ballot outside Paseo Verde Elementary Wednesday, April 18, 2018 in Peoria, Ariz. Arizona teachers are weighing whether to walk out of their classrooms to demand more school funding after weeks o...
    The public education uprisings that began in West Virginia and spread to Arizona, Oklahoma and Kentucky share similar origin stories.More >>
    The public education uprisings that began in West Virginia and spread to Arizona, Oklahoma and Kentucky share similar origin stories.More >>
  • UK teen gets 2 years for targeting CIA chief's phone, email

    UK teen gets 2 years for targeting CIA chief's phone, email

    Friday, April 20 2018 12:03 PM EDT2018-04-20 16:03:19 GMT
    Monday, April 23 2018 6:50 AM EDT2018-04-23 10:50:02 GMT
    A British teenager has been jailed for two years for compromising the email and phone accounts of senior U.S. government officials in what a judge called acts of "cyber-terrorism.".More >>
    A British teenager has been jailed for two years for compromising the email and phone accounts of senior U.S. government officials in what a judge called acts of "cyber-terrorism.".More >>
  • Parenting of the future: Many embryos, each with DNA profile

    Parenting of the future: Many embryos, each with DNA profile

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 1:23 AM EDT2018-04-18 05:23:11 GMT
    Monday, April 23 2018 6:49 AM EDT2018-04-23 10:49:36 GMT
    (ASRM via AP). This undated microscope image provided by the American Society for Reproductive Medicine in January 2018 shows a trophectoderm biopsy, in which cells from the outer layer of an embryo that develop into the placenta and amniotic membranes...(ASRM via AP). This undated microscope image provided by the American Society for Reproductive Medicine in January 2018 shows a trophectoderm biopsy, in which cells from the outer layer of an embryo that develop into the placenta and amniotic membranes...
    A prominent biomedical ethics expert predicts that in 20 to 40 years, many parents will choose babies from dozens of embryos, after examining DNA information on each.More >>
    A prominent biomedical ethics expert predicts that in 20 to 40 years, many parents will choose babies from dozens of embryos, after examining DNA information on each.More >>
  • Maryland bill seeks transparency in online political ads

    Maryland bill seeks transparency in online political ads

    Thursday, April 19 2018 12:55 PM EDT2018-04-19 16:55:41 GMT
    Monday, April 23 2018 6:08 AM EDT2018-04-23 10:08:38 GMT
    (AP Photo/Brian Witte). In this Saturday, April 7, 2018 photo, Maryland Del. Alonzo Washington, D-Prince George County, who sponsored legislation in Maryland to increase transparency in online political ads, sits in his seat in the Maryland House of De...(AP Photo/Brian Witte). In this Saturday, April 7, 2018 photo, Maryland Del. Alonzo Washington, D-Prince George County, who sponsored legislation in Maryland to increase transparency in online political ads, sits in his seat in the Maryland House of De...
    A measure approved by Maryland lawmakers would create more transparency for online political ads on social media platforms like Facebook to help stop foreign influence in the state's elections.More >>
    A measure approved by Maryland lawmakers would create more transparency for online political ads on social media platforms like Facebook to help stop foreign influence in the state's elections.More >>
  • China auto show highlights industry's electric ambitions

    China auto show highlights industry's electric ambitions

    Saturday, April 21 2018 10:44 PM EDT2018-04-22 02:44:24 GMT
    Monday, April 23 2018 6:05 AM EDT2018-04-23 10:05:54 GMT
    Global automakers are showcasing their efforts to create electric cars for China's fast-growing but crowded market at their industry's biggest show of the year.More >>
    Global automakers are showcasing their efforts to create electric cars for China's fast-growing but crowded market at their industry's biggest show of the year.More >>
  • Asian shares mostly lower, tracking tech sell-off on Wall St

    Asian shares mostly lower, tracking tech sell-off on Wall St

    Monday, April 23 2018 1:05 AM EDT2018-04-23 05:05:21 GMT
    Monday, April 23 2018 4:56 AM EDT2018-04-23 08:56:40 GMT
    Asian shares mostly lower, tracking tech sell-off on Wall Street.More >>
    Asian shares mostly lower, tracking tech sell-off on Wall Street.More >>
  • Study: Diamond from the sky may have come from 'lost planet'

    Study: Diamond from the sky may have come from 'lost planet'

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 11:20 AM EDT2018-04-17 15:20:16 GMT
    Monday, April 23 2018 12:45 AM EDT2018-04-23 04:45:51 GMT
    Scientists say fragments of a meteorite that fell to Earth more than a decade ago provide compelling evidence of a lost planet that once roamed our solar system.More >>
    Scientists say fragments of a meteorite that fell to Earth more than a decade ago provide compelling evidence of a lost planet that once roamed our solar system.More >>
  • China's ZTE says it's seeking a solution to US tech ban

    China's ZTE says it's seeking a solution to US tech ban

    Sunday, April 22 2018 8:44 AM EDT2018-04-22 12:44:39 GMT
    Monday, April 23 2018 12:15 AM EDT2018-04-23 04:15:49 GMT
    ZTE Corp., one of China's biggest tech companies, says it is taking steps to comply with a ban on U.S. technology and is actively seeking a solution to an issue it says threatens its survival.More >>
    ZTE Corp., one of China's biggest tech companies, says it is taking steps to comply with a ban on U.S. technology and is actively seeking a solution to an issue it says threatens its survival.More >>
  • Texas 8th-graders asked to list positives of slavery

    Texas 8th-graders asked to list positives of slavery

    Saturday, April 21 2018 2:54 PM EDT2018-04-21 18:54:29 GMT
    Sunday, April 22 2018 2:17 PM EDT2018-04-22 18:17:15 GMT
    A San Antonio charter school has apologized after a teacher asked students in an eighth grade American history class to list the positive and negative aspects of slavery.More >>
    A San Antonio charter school has apologized after a teacher asked students in an eighth grade American history class to list the positive and negative aspects of slavery.More >>
  • Amazon's reveals its Prime service has 100 million members

    Amazon's reveals its Prime service has 100 million members

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 8:22 PM EDT2018-04-19 00:22:41 GMT
    Sunday, April 22 2018 9:08 AM EDT2018-04-22 13:08:22 GMT
    (AP Photo/Reed Saxon, File). FILE - This Sept. 6, 2012, file photo shows the Amazon logo in Santa Monica, Calif. Amazon said Wednesday, April 18, 2018, it has more than 100 million paid Prime members, the first time the company has given out a specific...(AP Photo/Reed Saxon, File). FILE - This Sept. 6, 2012, file photo shows the Amazon logo in Santa Monica, Calif. Amazon said Wednesday, April 18, 2018, it has more than 100 million paid Prime members, the first time the company has given out a specific...
    Amazon has persuaded more than 100 million shoppers to subscribe to its Prime service as its empire and ambitions expand.More >>
    Amazon has persuaded more than 100 million shoppers to subscribe to its Prime service as its empire and ambitions expand.More >>
  • N. Korea, setting stage for talks, halts nuclear, ICBM tests

    N. Korea, setting stage for talks, halts nuclear, ICBM tests

    Friday, April 20 2018 6:33 PM EDT2018-04-20 22:33:43 GMT
    Sunday, April 22 2018 7:06 AM EDT2018-04-22 11:06:14 GMT
    North Korea says it has suspended nuclear and long-range missile tests and plans to close its nuclear test site.More >>
    North Korea says it has suspended nuclear and long-range missile tests and plans to close its nuclear test site.More >>
  • Facebook adds privacy settings to comply with European rules

    Facebook adds privacy settings to comply with European rules

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 5:33 AM EDT2018-04-18 09:33:45 GMT
    Sunday, April 22 2018 5:49 AM EDT2018-04-22 09:49:49 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File). FILE - In this May 16, 2012, file photo, the Facebook logo is displayed on an iPad in Philadelphia. A propaganda expert who has studied Cambridge Analytica says the company helped Donald Trump’s presidential campaign use f...(AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File). FILE - In this May 16, 2012, file photo, the Facebook logo is displayed on an iPad in Philadelphia. A propaganda expert who has studied Cambridge Analytica says the company helped Donald Trump’s presidential campaign use f...
    Facebook is introducing more privacy safeguards to users in Europe to comply with new rules meant to make it easier for consumers to give and withdraw consent for the use of their data.More >>
    Facebook is introducing more privacy safeguards to users in Europe to comply with new rules meant to make it easier for consumers to give and withdraw consent for the use of their data.More >>
  • WiFi network named 'remote detonator' prompts gym evacuation

    WiFi network named 'remote detonator' prompts gym evacuation

    Monday, April 16 2018 12:53 PM EDT2018-04-16 16:53:12 GMT
    Saturday, April 21 2018 6:30 PM EDT2018-04-21 22:30:19 GMT
    A Michigan gym patron looking for a WiFi connection reported finding one named "remote detonator," prompting an evacuation and precautionary search of the facility by a bomb-sniffing dog.More >>
    A Michigan gym patron looking for a WiFi connection reported finding one named "remote detonator," prompting an evacuation and precautionary search of the facility by a bomb-sniffing dog.More >>
  • Russia takes heavy hand to internet to block messaging app

    Russia takes heavy hand to internet to block messaging app

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 8:11 AM EDT2018-04-18 12:11:33 GMT
    Saturday, April 21 2018 1:38 PM EDT2018-04-21 17:38:06 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko). The website of the Telegram messaging app is seen on a computer's screen in Moscow, Russia, Friday, April 13, 2018. A Russian court has ordered the blocking of a popular messaging app following a demand by authoriti...(AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko). The website of the Telegram messaging app is seen on a computer's screen in Moscow, Russia, Friday, April 13, 2018. A Russian court has ordered the blocking of a popular messaging app following a demand by authoriti...
    The chief of the Russian communications watchdog has admitted to blocking access to millions of IP addresses in a so far futile attempt to block a popular messaging app.More >>
    The chief of the Russian communications watchdog has admitted to blocking access to millions of IP addresses in a so far futile attempt to block a popular messaging app.More >>
  • Bat key to tequila trade gets off US endangered species list

    Bat key to tequila trade gets off US endangered species list

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 2:40 PM EDT2018-04-17 18:40:18 GMT
    Friday, April 20 2018 8:46 PM EDT2018-04-21 00:46:51 GMT
    (Richard Spitzer/U.S. Fish and Wildlife via AP, file). FILE - This 2013 file photo provided by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife shows nectar-feeding lesser long-nosed bats attracted to a hummingbird feeder during a citizen science bat migration monitoring pr...(Richard Spitzer/U.S. Fish and Wildlife via AP, file). FILE - This 2013 file photo provided by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife shows nectar-feeding lesser long-nosed bats attracted to a hummingbird feeder during a citizen science bat migration monitoring pr...
    Wildlife managers in the American Southwest say a once-rare bat important to the pollination of plants used to produce tequila has made a comeback and is being removed from the U.S. endangered species list.More >>
    Wildlife managers in the American Southwest say a once-rare bat important to the pollination of plants used to produce tequila has made a comeback and is being removed from the U.S. endangered species list.More >>
  • EU renews call for Zuckerberg to testify over data scandal

    EU renews call for Zuckerberg to testify over data scandal

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 12:01 PM EDT2018-04-18 16:01:33 GMT
    Friday, April 20 2018 8:07 PM EDT2018-04-21 00:07:51 GMT
    The European Parliament is repeating a call for Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg to testify about the internet giant's data privacy scandal, after Zuckerberg offered to send someone else in his place.More >>
    The European Parliament is repeating a call for Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg to testify about the internet giant's data privacy scandal, after Zuckerberg offered to send someone else in his place.More >>
  • Prague zookeepers use puppet to raise endangered magpie

    Prague zookeepers use puppet to raise endangered magpie

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 9:21 AM EDT2018-04-17 13:21:06 GMT
    Friday, April 20 2018 7:25 PM EDT2018-04-20 23:25:01 GMT
    (AP Photo/Petr David Josek). A keeper using a glove puppet imitating a parent feeds baby critically endangered Javan green magpie at the zoo in Prague, Czech Republic, Tuesday, April 17, 2018. The Javan green magpies are one of the most endangered bird...(AP Photo/Petr David Josek). A keeper using a glove puppet imitating a parent feeds baby critically endangered Javan green magpie at the zoo in Prague, Czech Republic, Tuesday, April 17, 2018. The Javan green magpies are one of the most endangered bird...
    Zookeepers in Prague have turned into puppeteers in an effort to save the critically endangered Javan green magpie.More >>
    Zookeepers in Prague have turned into puppeteers in an effort to save the critically endangered Javan green magpie.More >>
  • Trump administration defends Obama's Atlantic monument

    Trump administration defends Obama's Atlantic monument

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 11:00 AM EDT2018-04-17 15:00:20 GMT
    Friday, April 20 2018 6:37 PM EDT2018-04-20 22:37:16 GMT
    The federal government wants to judge to toss a lawsuit from fishermen trying to eliminate former President Barack Obama's Atlantic Ocean monument.More >>
    The federal government wants to judge to toss a lawsuit from fishermen trying to eliminate former President Barack Obama's Atlantic Ocean monument.More >>
  • Global warming is mixing up nature's dinner time, study says

    Global warming is mixing up nature's dinner time, study says

    Monday, April 16 2018 3:23 PM EDT2018-04-16 19:23:24 GMT
    Friday, April 20 2018 6:20 PM EDT2018-04-20 22:20:48 GMT
    (AP Photo/Darko Vojinovic, File). FILE- In this April 23, 2015, file photo a sparrow hawk looks up after catching a pigeon on a falcon farm, near the northern Serbian town of Coka. A study published Monday, April 16, 2018, in the Proceedings of the Nat...(AP Photo/Darko Vojinovic, File). FILE- In this April 23, 2015, file photo a sparrow hawk looks up after catching a pigeon on a falcon farm, near the northern Serbian town of Coka. A study published Monday, April 16, 2018, in the Proceedings of the Nat...
    A new study says that global warming is putting predators and prey, pollinators and plants more out of sync than ever.More >>
    A new study says that global warming is putting predators and prey, pollinators and plants more out of sync than ever.More >>
  • Slumping tech companies weigh on US stocks

    Slumping tech companies weigh on US stocks

    Friday, April 20 2018 10:24 AM EDT2018-04-20 14:24:14 GMT
    Friday, April 20 2018 5:05 PM EDT2018-04-20 21:05:06 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE- In this April 5, 2018, file photo, an NYSE logo adorns the entrance to the trading floor the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Friday, April 20.(AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE- In this April 5, 2018, file photo, an NYSE logo adorns the entrance to the trading floor the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Friday, April 20.
    The major U.S. stock indexes are down in early trading, adding to the market's modest losses a day earlier.More >>
    The major U.S. stock indexes are down in early trading, adding to the market's modest losses a day earlier.More >>
  • SunTrust says ex-worker may have stolen data on 1.5M clients

    SunTrust says ex-worker may have stolen data on 1.5M clients

    Friday, April 20 2018 9:33 AM EDT2018-04-20 13:33:05 GMT
    Friday, April 20 2018 4:33 PM EDT2018-04-20 20:33:12 GMT
    SunTrust says 1.5 million clients' data potentially compromised in following employee theft.More >>
    SunTrust says 1.5 million clients' data potentially compromised in following employee theft.More >>
  • ZTE protests US penalty, says it is seeking solution

    ZTE protests US penalty, says it is seeking solution

    Thursday, April 19 2018 11:32 PM EDT2018-04-20 03:32:49 GMT
    Friday, April 20 2018 12:43 PM EDT2018-04-20 16:43:33 GMT
    Chinese tech company ZTE protests 'unfair' US penalty, says it's seeking legal solution.More >>
    Chinese tech company ZTE protests 'unfair' US penalty, says it's seeking legal solution.More >>
  • NBA mourns death of Gregg Popovich's wife, a 'real star'

    NBA mourns death of Gregg Popovich's wife, a 'real star'

    Thursday, April 19 2018 8:32 AM EDT2018-04-19 12:32:07 GMT
    Friday, April 20 2018 12:27 PM EDT2018-04-20 16:27:30 GMT
    (AP Photo/Nick Wass, File). FILE - In this March 27, 2018, file photo, San Antonio Spurs head coach Gregg Popovich watches during the first half of an NBA basketball game against the Washington Wizards, in Washington.  The wife of Spurs coach Gregg Pop...(AP Photo/Nick Wass, File). FILE - In this March 27, 2018, file photo, San Antonio Spurs head coach Gregg Popovich watches during the first half of an NBA basketball game against the Washington Wizards, in Washington. The wife of Spurs coach Gregg Pop...
    The wife of San Antonio Spurs coach Gregg Popovich has died.More >>
    The wife of San Antonio Spurs coach Gregg Popovich has died.More >>
  • Wayfair follows Amazon with its own made-up holiday: Way Day

    Wayfair follows Amazon with its own made-up holiday: Way Day

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 7:52 AM EDT2018-04-18 11:52:01 GMT
    Friday, April 20 2018 12:09 PM EDT2018-04-20 16:09:29 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jenny Kane). This Tuesday, April 17, 2018, photo shows the Wayfair website on a computer in New York. Wayfair, an online furniture seller, is calling April 25 Way Day, and will offer discounts that it says are comparable to its Black Friday d...(AP Photo/Jenny Kane). This Tuesday, April 17, 2018, photo shows the Wayfair website on a computer in New York. Wayfair, an online furniture seller, is calling April 25 Way Day, and will offer discounts that it says are comparable to its Black Friday d...
    Wayfair follows Amazon with its own made-up holiday: Way Day.More >>
    Wayfair follows Amazon with its own made-up holiday: Way Day.More >>
  • Columbine, Parkland students unite for voter registration

    Columbine, Parkland students unite for voter registration

    Thursday, April 19 2018 2:25 PM EDT2018-04-19 18:25:10 GMT
    Friday, April 20 2018 10:58 AM EDT2018-04-20 14:58:28 GMT
    (AP Phoot/David Zalubowski, File). FILE - In this March 14, 2018, file photograph, an orange ribbons adorns a fence after it was tied there by a student during a walkout to protest gun violence on the soccer field behind Columbine High School in Little...(AP Phoot/David Zalubowski, File). FILE - In this March 14, 2018, file photograph, an orange ribbons adorns a fence after it was tied there by a student during a walkout to protest gun violence on the soccer field behind Columbine High School in Little...
    While students across US plan walkouts for Columbine anniversary, a quiet day of service planned for students at Colorado school.More >>
    While students across US plan walkouts for Columbine anniversary, a quiet day of service planned for students at Colorado school.More >>
  • Tiger reported running through streets of New York _ or not

    Tiger reported running through streets of New York _ or not

    Thursday, April 12 2018 11:34 AM EDT2018-04-12 15:34:39 GMT
    Friday, April 20 2018 7:36 AM EDT2018-04-20 11:36:43 GMT
    A false report of a tiger in the streets of Manhattan briefly causes a social media frenzy; it was a raccoon.More >>
    A false report of a tiger in the streets of Manhattan briefly causes a social media frenzy; it was a raccoon.More >>
  • Asian shares fall back on trade worries, tech outlook

    Asian shares fall back on trade worries, tech outlook

    Thursday, April 19 2018 10:32 AM EDT2018-04-19 14:32:05 GMT
    Friday, April 20 2018 6:03 AM EDT2018-04-20 10:03:15 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File). FILE- In this Jan. 4, 2018, file photo, the interior of the New York Stock Exchange is shown. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Thursday, April 19.(AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File). FILE- In this Jan. 4, 2018, file photo, the interior of the New York Stock Exchange is shown. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Thursday, April 19.
    U.S. stocks are broadly lower in early trading, weighed down by losses in technology companies and makers of consumer products.More >>
    U.S. stocks are broadly lower in early trading, weighed down by losses in technology companies and makers of consumer products.More >>
  • US regulators float ideas for boosting medical device safety

    US regulators float ideas for boosting medical device safety

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 11:10 AM EDT2018-04-17 15:10:25 GMT
    Friday, April 20 2018 4:43 AM EDT2018-04-20 08:43:10 GMT
    US health officials propose steps to improve the government's oversight of medical devices.More >>
    US health officials propose steps to improve the government's oversight of medical devices.More >>
  • Student says Confederate flag theft sparked protests

    Student says Confederate flag theft sparked protests

    Thursday, April 19 2018 5:37 PM EDT2018-04-19 21:37:06 GMT
    Thursday, April 19 2018 6:03 PM EDT2018-04-19 22:03:19 GMT
    (Jacob Hamilton/The Bay City Times via AP). Student demonstrators park trucks bearing Confederate flags and other banners and signs along the outer drive of Bay City Western High School in support of a Bay City Western High School student, who claims h...(Jacob Hamilton/The Bay City Times via AP). Student demonstrators park trucks bearing Confederate flags and other banners and signs along the outer drive of Bay City Western High School in support of a Bay City Western High School student, who claims h...
    A student who led a two-day demonstration outside of his central Michigan high school says it was in response to the unpunished theft of a Confederate battle flag from his pickup truck.More >>
    A student who led a two-day demonstration outside of his central Michigan high school says it was in response to the unpunished theft of a Confederate battle flag from his pickup truck.More >>
  • Iceland: Bitcoin heist suspect has likely fled to Sweden

    Iceland: Bitcoin heist suspect has likely fled to Sweden

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 7:41 AM EDT2018-04-18 11:41:26 GMT
    Thursday, April 19 2018 5:57 PM EDT2018-04-19 21:57:23 GMT
    (AP Photos/Egill Bjarnason, File). FILE _ In this file photo taken on Jan. 17, 2018, a worker walks along a row of computer rigs that run around the clock 'mining' bitcoin inside the Genesis Mining cryptocurrency mine in Keflavik, Iceland. A prisoner i...(AP Photos/Egill Bjarnason, File). FILE _ In this file photo taken on Jan. 17, 2018, a worker walks along a row of computer rigs that run around the clock 'mining' bitcoin inside the Genesis Mining cryptocurrency mine in Keflavik, Iceland. A prisoner i...
    A man suspected of masterminding the theft of about 600 computers used to mine bitcoins and other virtual currencies has likely fled to Sweden after breaking out of a prison in Iceland.More >>
    A man suspected of masterminding the theft of about 600 computers used to mine bitcoins and other virtual currencies has likely fled to Sweden after breaking out of a prison in Iceland.More >>
  • Archaeologists find silver treasure on German Baltic island

    Archaeologists find silver treasure on German Baltic island

    Monday, April 16 2018 7:18 AM EDT2018-04-16 11:18:27 GMT
    Thursday, April 19 2018 4:37 PM EDT2018-04-19 20:37:47 GMT
    (Stefan Sauer/dpa via AP). The April 13, 2018 photo shows medieval Saxonian, Ottoman, Danish and Byzantine coins after a medieval silver treasure had been found near Schaprode on the northern German island of Ruegen in the Baltic Sea.(Stefan Sauer/dpa via AP). The April 13, 2018 photo shows medieval Saxonian, Ottoman, Danish and Byzantine coins after a medieval silver treasure had been found near Schaprode on the northern German island of Ruegen in the Baltic Sea.
    Archaeologists on the German Baltic island of Ruegen have uncovered hundreds of 1,000-year-old silver coins, rings, pearls and bracelets that they say are linked to the era of the Danish King Harald Gormsson.More >>
    Archaeologists on the German Baltic island of Ruegen have uncovered hundreds of 1,000-year-old silver coins, rings, pearls and bracelets that they say are linked to the era of the Danish King Harald Gormsson.More >>
  • Trump's personal attorney has dropped a pair of libel suits

    Trump's personal attorney has dropped a pair of libel suits

    Thursday, April 19 2018 9:52 AM EDT2018-04-19 13:52:14 GMT
    Thursday, April 19 2018 2:44 PM EDT2018-04-19 18:44:24 GMT
    President Donald Trump's personal attorney has dropped a pair of libel lawsuits against BuzzFeed and investigation firm Fusion GPS.More >>
    President Donald Trump's personal attorney has dropped a pair of libel lawsuits against BuzzFeed and investigation firm Fusion GPS.More >>
  • Alabama mayor: 'Poop train' finally empty; sludge gone

    Alabama mayor: 'Poop train' finally empty; sludge gone

    Thursday, April 19 2018 8:52 AM EDT2018-04-19 12:52:06 GMT
    Thursday, April 19 2018 2:39 PM EDT2018-04-19 18:39:40 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jay Reeves). This April 12, 2018 photo shows containers that were loaded with tons of sewage sludge in Parrish, Ala. More than two months after the so-called "Poop Train" rolled in from New York City, Hall says her small town smells like rott...(AP Photo/Jay Reeves). This April 12, 2018 photo shows containers that were loaded with tons of sewage sludge in Parrish, Ala. More than two months after the so-called "Poop Train" rolled in from New York City, Hall says her small town smells like rott...
    An Alabama mayor says the last train car full of New York City sewage sludge that has stunk up her town has finally been emptied.More >>
    An Alabama mayor says the last train car full of New York City sewage sludge that has stunk up her town has finally been emptied.More >>
  • Team backed by Microsoft co-founder locates USS Helena wreck

    Team backed by Microsoft co-founder locates USS Helena wreck

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 10:21 AM EDT2018-04-18 14:21:56 GMT
    Thursday, April 19 2018 1:36 PM EDT2018-04-19 17:36:35 GMT
    (Paul G. Allen via AP). This March 24, 2018 photo provided by Paul G. Allen shows part of the stern section on the light cruiser USS Helena.  Nearly 75 years after the USS Helena was sunk by Japanese torpedoes in the waters off the Solomon Islands in t...(Paul G. Allen via AP). This March 24, 2018 photo provided by Paul G. Allen shows part of the stern section on the light cruiser USS Helena. Nearly 75 years after the USS Helena was sunk by Japanese torpedoes in the waters off the Solomon Islands in t...
    Nearly 75 years after the USS Helena was sunk by Japanese torpedoes in the waters off the Solomon Islands in the South Pacific, an expedition team backed by Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen reported finding its...More >>
    Nearly 75 years after the USS Helena was sunk by Japanese torpedoes in the waters off the Solomon Islands in the South Pacific, an expedition team backed by Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen reported finding its wreckage.More >>
  • Cell phones, biometrics fuel jump in bank account ownership

    Cell phones, biometrics fuel jump in bank account ownership

    Thursday, April 19 2018 9:46 AM EDT2018-04-19 13:46:01 GMT
    Thursday, April 19 2018 1:24 PM EDT2018-04-19 17:24:29 GMT
    Roughly seven out of every 10 adults worldwide now has some form of a bank account, the World Bank said, fueled by the proliferation of cell phone-based bank accounts and other simple bank account programs in...More >>
    Roughly seven out of every 10 adults worldwide now has some form of a bank account, the World Bank said, fueled by the proliferation of cell phone-based bank accounts and other simple bank account programs in places like India and Sub-Saharan Africa.More >>
  • GAO says EPA violated spending law on Pruitt's privacy booth

    GAO says EPA violated spending law on Pruitt's privacy booth

    Monday, April 16 2018 12:39 PM EDT2018-04-16 16:39:12 GMT
    Thursday, April 19 2018 1:07 PM EDT2018-04-19 17:07:56 GMT
    An internal government watchdog says the Environmental Protection Agency violated federal spending rules when purchasing a $43,000 soundproof privacy booth for Administrator Scott Pruitt's office.More >>
    An internal government watchdog says the Environmental Protection Agency violated federal spending rules when purchasing a $43,000 soundproof privacy booth for Administrator Scott Pruitt's office.More >>
  • China: Qualcomm plan 'has difficulty' resolving concerns

    China: Qualcomm plan 'has difficulty' resolving concerns

    Thursday, April 19 2018 3:51 AM EDT2018-04-19 07:51:54 GMT
    Thursday, April 19 2018 11:45 AM EDT2018-04-19 15:45:11 GMT
    The Chinese government says Qualcomm Inc.'s plan for its $44 billion acquisition of NXP Semiconductors 'has difficulty' resolving concerns of anti-monopoly regulators.More >>
    The Chinese government says Qualcomm Inc.'s plan for its $44 billion acquisition of NXP Semiconductors 'has difficulty' resolving concerns of anti-monopoly regulators.More >>
  • San Francisco to require permits for rental scooters

    San Francisco to require permits for rental scooters

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 6:53 PM EDT2018-04-17 22:53:45 GMT
    Thursday, April 19 2018 10:57 AM EDT2018-04-19 14:57:20 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu). Jack Handlery rides a motorized scooter in San Francisco, Tuesday, April 17, 2018. San Francisco is ordering three companies that rent out motorized scooters to stop operating until they can ensure riders are following state law a...(AP Photo/Jeff Chiu). Jack Handlery rides a motorized scooter in San Francisco, Tuesday, April 17, 2018. San Francisco is ordering three companies that rent out motorized scooters to stop operating until they can ensure riders are following state law a...
    San Francisco's city attorney has issued cease-and-desist orders to three companies that last month began deploying scooters in the city that is often at the forefront of tech innovation.More >>
    San Francisco's city attorney has issued cease-and-desist orders to three companies that last month began deploying scooters in the city that is often at the forefront of tech innovation.More >>
  • Cambridge Analytica ex-CEO refuses to testify in UK

    Cambridge Analytica ex-CEO refuses to testify in UK

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 9:20 AM EDT2018-04-17 13:20:39 GMT
    Thursday, April 19 2018 9:58 AM EDT2018-04-19 13:58:38 GMT
    The British Parliament's media committee says Cambridge Analytica's former CEO, Alexander Nix, says he'll no longer testify at un upcoming session on fake news, citing an ongoing investigation by the information...More >>
    The British Parliament's media committee says Cambridge Analytica's former CEO, Alexander Nix, says he'll no longer testify at un upcoming session on fake news, citing an ongoing investigation by the information commissioner's office.More >>
  • Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba sets plans for Thailand

    Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba sets plans for Thailand

    Thursday, April 19 2018 5:52 AM EDT2018-04-19 09:52:06 GMT
    Thursday, April 19 2018 8:43 AM EDT2018-04-19 12:43:07 GMT
    (AP Photo/Sakchai Lalit). Founder and chairman of Alibaba Jack Ma arrives for signing the memorandums of understanding linked to the investment in Thailand,  during a press conference Bangkok, Thailand, Thursday, April 19, 2018.(AP Photo/Sakchai Lalit). Founder and chairman of Alibaba Jack Ma arrives for signing the memorandums of understanding linked to the investment in Thailand, during a press conference Bangkok, Thailand, Thursday, April 19, 2018.
    Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba to step up investments in Thailand.More >>
    Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba to step up investments in Thailand.More >>
  • A boom, a whoosh of air and then terror on Flight 1380

    A boom, a whoosh of air and then terror on Flight 1380

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 3:51 PM EDT2018-04-18 19:51:58 GMT
    Thursday, April 19 2018 8:07 AM EDT2018-04-19 12:07:48 GMT
    (Marty Martinez via AP). In this April 17, 2018 photo provided by Marty Martinez, Martinez, left, appears with other passengers after a jet engine blew out on the Southwest Airlines Boeing 737 plane he was flying in from New York to Dallas, resulting i...(Marty Martinez via AP). In this April 17, 2018 photo provided by Marty Martinez, Martinez, left, appears with other passengers after a jet engine blew out on the Southwest Airlines Boeing 737 plane he was flying in from New York to Dallas, resulting i...
    The terrifying string of events on Flight 1380 brought out acts of bravery among passengers and crew and drew across-the-board praise for the pilot.More >>
    The terrifying string of events on Flight 1380 brought out acts of bravery among passengers and crew and drew across-the-board praise for the pilot.More >>
  • Asian shares higher on optimism about global growth

    Asian shares higher on optimism about global growth

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 10:22 AM EDT2018-04-18 14:22:04 GMT
    Thursday, April 19 2018 2:33 AM EDT2018-04-19 06:33:29 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE- In this April 5, 2018, file photo, the facade of the New York Stock Exchange is shown. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Wednesday, April 18.(AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE- In this April 5, 2018, file photo, the facade of the New York Stock Exchange is shown. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Wednesday, April 18.
    U.S. stocks are wavering between small gains and losses as investors size up the latest company earnings and deal news.More >>
    U.S. stocks are wavering between small gains and losses as investors size up the latest company earnings and deal news.More >>
  • Russia denies 'feeble' US, UK charges of internet tampering

    Russia denies 'feeble' US, UK charges of internet tampering

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 5:00 PM EDT2018-04-17 21:00:39 GMT
    Wednesday, April 18 2018 9:52 PM EDT2018-04-19 01:52:57 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File). FILE - This Sunday, July 27, 2008, file photo shows an LED-illuminated wireless router in Philadelphia. On Monday, April 16, 2018, Washington and London jointly accused Russia’s government of targeting internet equipment i...(AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File). FILE - This Sunday, July 27, 2008, file photo shows an LED-illuminated wireless router in Philadelphia. On Monday, April 16, 2018, Washington and London jointly accused Russia’s government of targeting internet equipment i...
    Russia denies 'feeble' US, UK charges of subverting internet equipment for espionage, possible attacks.More >>
    Russia denies 'feeble' US, UK charges of subverting internet equipment for espionage, possible attacks.More >>
  • Saving the bison: Polish bison off to help Spanish herd grow

    Saving the bison: Polish bison off to help Spanish herd grow

    Monday, April 16 2018 9:28 AM EDT2018-04-16 13:28:32 GMT
    Wednesday, April 18 2018 9:37 PM EDT2018-04-19 01:37:21 GMT
    Head of a bison reserve in eastern Poland says that seven young female animals are traveling to Spain to help grow a herd there.More >>
    Head of a bison reserve in eastern Poland says that seven young female animals are traveling to Spain to help grow a herd there.More >>
  • The Latest: SpaceX rocket booster lands on floating platform

    The Latest: SpaceX rocket booster lands on floating platform

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 7:04 PM EDT2018-04-18 23:04:45 GMT
    Wednesday, April 18 2018 8:55 PM EDT2018-04-19 00:55:44 GMT
    (SpaceX via AP). This photo released by SpaceX on Wednesday, April 18, 2018 shows a Falcon 9 rocket carrying NASA's Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Fla. Once in orbit, TESS will peer at hundreds of thousands...(SpaceX via AP). This photo released by SpaceX on Wednesday, April 18, 2018 shows a Falcon 9 rocket carrying NASA's Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Fla. Once in orbit, TESS will peer at hundreds of thousands...
    NASA's newest planet-hunting spacecraft rockets away.More >>
    NASA's newest planet-hunting spacecraft rockets away.More >>
  • The Latest: Rubio calls pick of new Cuba leader a 'charade'

    The Latest: Rubio calls pick of new Cuba leader a 'charade'

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 9:31 AM EDT2018-04-18 13:31:30 GMT
    Wednesday, April 18 2018 7:14 PM EDT2018-04-18 23:14:08 GMT
    Cuba's legislature has opened a two-day session that is to elect a successor to President Raul Castro.More >>
    Cuba's legislature has opened a two-day session that is to elect a successor to President Raul Castro.More >>
  • Amazon partners with Best Buy on smart TVs, a "win-win"

    Amazon partners with Best Buy on smart TVs, a "win-win"

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 8:11 AM EDT2018-04-18 12:11:41 GMT
    Wednesday, April 18 2018 6:23 PM EDT2018-04-18 22:23:24 GMT
    (AP Photo/Reed Saxon, File). FILE - This Sept. 6, 2012, file photo, shows the Amazon logo in Santa Monica, Calif. Amazon is looking to expand its dominance globally, announcing international customers can now buy more than 45 million items via its app....(AP Photo/Reed Saxon, File). FILE - This Sept. 6, 2012, file photo, shows the Amazon logo in Santa Monica, Calif. Amazon is looking to expand its dominance globally, announcing international customers can now buy more than 45 million items via its app....
    Amazon opens the door to potential customers overseas, cuts deal with Best Buy.More >>
    Amazon opens the door to potential customers overseas, cuts deal with Best Buy.More >>
  • Merkel condemns attack on 2 men wearing skullcaps in Germany

    Merkel condemns attack on 2 men wearing skullcaps in Germany

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 9:24 AM EDT2018-04-18 13:24:13 GMT
    Wednesday, April 18 2018 4:11 PM EDT2018-04-18 20:11:40 GMT
    Berlin police say two men wearing Jewish skullcaps were attacked and insulted by a group of three other men, who whipped one with a belt in an apparent anti-Semitic assault.More >>
    Berlin police say two men wearing Jewish skullcaps were attacked and insulted by a group of three other men, who whipped one with a belt in an apparent anti-Semitic assault.More >>
  • Waze causing LA traffic headaches, city council member says

    Waze causing LA traffic headaches, city council member says

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 7:51 PM EDT2018-04-17 23:51:09 GMT
    Wednesday, April 18 2018 3:46 PM EDT2018-04-18 19:46:55 GMT
    (AP Photo/Eric Risberg, file). FILE--In this file photo taken March 27, 2017, the Waze application is displayed on a smartphone in San Francisco. A Los Angeles councilman is asking the city to consider legal action against Waze over complaints that the...(AP Photo/Eric Risberg, file). FILE--In this file photo taken March 27, 2017, the Waze application is displayed on a smartphone in San Francisco. A Los Angeles councilman is asking the city to consider legal action against Waze over complaints that the...
    A Los Angeles councilman is asking the city to consider legal action against Waze over complaints that the navigation app is recklessly guiding motorists off thoroughfares and into residential neighborhoods in...More >>
    A Los Angeles councilman is asking the city to consider legal action against Waze over complaints that the navigation app is recklessly guiding motorists off thoroughfares and into residential neighborhoods in search of shorter or quicker routes.More >>
  • Iran bans government bodies from using foreign message apps

    Iran bans government bodies from using foreign message apps

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 6:21 AM EDT2018-04-18 10:21:24 GMT
    Wednesday, April 18 2018 2:13 PM EDT2018-04-18 18:13:23 GMT
    Iranian state TV says government bodies have been barred from using foreign messaging apps.More >>
    Iranian state TV says government bodies have been barred from using foreign messaging apps.More >>
  • Launch delay for NASA's newest planet-hunting spacecraft

    Launch delay for NASA's newest planet-hunting spacecraft

    Monday, April 16 2018 1:49 PM EDT2018-04-16 17:49:17 GMT
    Wednesday, April 18 2018 10:04 AM EDT2018-04-18 14:04:43 GMT
    (SpaceX via AP). In this image released by SpaceX, NASA' s Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (Tess) sits atop a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket at Space Launch Complex 40, Monday, April 16, 2018, in Cape Canaveral, Fla. NASA’s newest planet-hunting spacecra...(SpaceX via AP). In this image released by SpaceX, NASA' s Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (Tess) sits atop a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket at Space Launch Complex 40, Monday, April 16, 2018, in Cape Canaveral, Fla. NASA’s newest planet-hunting spacecra...
    NASA's newest planet-hunting spacecraft is poised for an early evening launch.More >>
    NASA's newest planet-hunting spacecraft is poised for an early evening launch.More >>
  • TaskRabbit offline after security breach

    TaskRabbit offline after security breach

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 6:41 PM EDT2018-04-17 22:41:37 GMT
    Wednesday, April 18 2018 9:35 AM EDT2018-04-18 13:35:19 GMT
    TaskRabbit says it's investigating a cybersecurity incident that has caused it to shut down its online on-demand services platform.More >>
    TaskRabbit says it's investigating a cybersecurity incident that has caused it to shut down its online on-demand services platform.More >>
  • Global stocks rise after Wall Street gains for 2nd day

    Global stocks rise after Wall Street gains for 2nd day

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 1:52 AM EDT2018-04-18 05:52:00 GMT
    Wednesday, April 18 2018 9:32 AM EDT2018-04-18 13:32:19 GMT
    (AP Photo/Shizuo Kambayashi). People walk past an electronic stock indicator of a securities firm in Tokyo, Wednesday, April 18, 2018. Asian stock markets followed Wall Street higher on Wednesday after Beijing added to a swelling trade dispute with Was...(AP Photo/Shizuo Kambayashi). People walk past an electronic stock indicator of a securities firm in Tokyo, Wednesday, April 18, 2018. Asian stock markets followed Wall Street higher on Wednesday after Beijing added to a swelling trade dispute with Was...
    Asian stock markets follow Wall Street higher despite Chinese tariff hike on U.S. sorghum in worsening trade dispute.More >>
    Asian stock markets follow Wall Street higher despite Chinese tariff hike on U.S. sorghum in worsening trade dispute.More >>
  • Netflix is proving to be a tough act for copycats to follow

    Netflix is proving to be a tough act for copycats to follow

    Monday, April 16 2018 4:41 PM EDT2018-04-16 20:41:47 GMT
    Wednesday, April 18 2018 8:07 AM EDT2018-04-18 12:07:00 GMT
    (AP Photo/Christophe Ena, File). FILE- In this Nov. 4, 2017, file photo, the logo of American entertainment company Netflix is pictured at the Paris games week in Paris. Netflix, Inc. reports earnings Monday, April 16, 2018.(AP Photo/Christophe Ena, File). FILE- In this Nov. 4, 2017, file photo, the logo of American entertainment company Netflix is pictured at the Paris games week in Paris. Netflix, Inc. reports earnings Monday, April 16, 2018.
    Netflix success in video streaming won't be easily duplicated by Spotify, other wanna-be clones.More >>
    Netflix success in video streaming won't be easily duplicated by Spotify, other wanna-be clones.More >>
  • Online charter school heads back to court in funding case

    Online charter school heads back to court in funding case

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 11:00 AM EDT2018-04-17 15:00:19 GMT
    Wednesday, April 18 2018 7:46 AM EDT2018-04-18 11:46:17 GMT
    Ohio online charter school makes another appeal to the state Supreme Court over order to repay $60 million in state aid.More >>
    Ohio online charter school makes another appeal to the state Supreme Court over order to repay $60 million in state aid.More >>
  • Mayor says SpaceX to build new rocket in Port of Los Angeles

    Mayor says SpaceX to build new rocket in Port of Los Angeles

    Monday, April 16 2018 7:00 PM EDT2018-04-16 23:00:16 GMT
    Wednesday, April 18 2018 7:46 AM EDT2018-04-18 11:46:12 GMT
    Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti says SpaceX will build a big, new rocket in the city's port.More >>
    Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti says SpaceX will build a big, new rocket in the city's port.More >>
  • Suspect in Iceland's 'Big Bitcoin Heist' escapes prison

    Suspect in Iceland's 'Big Bitcoin Heist' escapes prison

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 4:44 PM EDT2018-04-17 20:44:49 GMT
    Wednesday, April 18 2018 6:14 AM EDT2018-04-18 10:14:54 GMT
    A prisoner in Iceland suspected of masterminding the theft of about 600 computers used to mine bitcoin has managed to escape custody and flee the remote North Atlantic nation on a passenger plane.More >>
    A prisoner in Iceland suspected of masterminding the theft of about 600 computers used to mine bitcoin has managed to escape custody and flee the remote North Atlantic nation on a passenger plane.More >>
  • Mudslide survivors find hope in recovered belongings

    Mudslide survivors find hope in recovered belongings

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 2:50 AM EDT2018-04-17 06:50:45 GMT
    Wednesday, April 18 2018 5:34 AM EDT2018-04-18 09:34:11 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong). In this Wednesday, April 11, 2018, photo, mudslide survivor Mari Mitchel moves drawers covered in mud in her bedroom, in Montecito, Calif. The mudslide carried away everything from massive pieces of antique family furniture to a...(AP Photo/Jae C. Hong). In this Wednesday, April 11, 2018, photo, mudslide survivor Mari Mitchel moves drawers covered in mud in her bedroom, in Montecito, Calif. The mudslide carried away everything from massive pieces of antique family furniture to a...
    Months after the mudslides nearly wiped the small community of Montecito off the map and killed 23 people, those who survived are still looking for and finding their belongings in the deep and hardened sludge.More >>
    Months after the mudslides nearly wiped the small community of Montecito off the map and killed 23 people, those who survived are still looking for and finding their belongings in the deep and hardened sludge.More >>
  • Starbucks to close stores for an afternoon for bias training

    Starbucks to close stores for an afternoon for bias training

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 3:30 AM EDT2018-04-17 07:30:31 GMT
    Wednesday, April 18 2018 5:13 AM EDT2018-04-18 09:13:25 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren, File). FILE - In this March 18, 2015, file photo, a Starbucks barista holds an iced tea drink with a "Race Together" sticker on it at a Starbucks store in Seattle. Three years ago, Starbucks was widely ridiculed for trying to s...(AP Photo/Ted S. Warren, File). FILE - In this March 18, 2015, file photo, a Starbucks barista holds an iced tea drink with a "Race Together" sticker on it at a Starbucks store in Seattle. Three years ago, Starbucks was widely ridiculed for trying to s...
    Through the looking glass: Arrest of black men is a blow to the inclusive image Starbucks has cultivated.More >>
    Through the looking glass: Arrest of black men is a blow to the inclusive image Starbucks has cultivated.More >>
  • Jet with engine, window damage makes emergency landing

    Jet with engine, window damage makes emergency landing

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 12:20 PM EDT2018-04-17 16:20:34 GMT
    Wednesday, April 18 2018 4:51 AM EDT2018-04-18 08:51:46 GMT
    A Southwest Airlines plane has made an emergency landing at Philadelphia's airport, and video from the scene appears to show a damaged engine.More >>
    A Southwest Airlines plane has made an emergency landing at Philadelphia's airport, and video from the scene appears to show a damaged engine.More >>
  • Egypt's mufti issues fatwa against buying Facebook 'likes'

    Egypt's mufti issues fatwa against buying Facebook 'likes'

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 4:50 AM EDT2018-04-17 08:50:08 GMT
    Wednesday, April 18 2018 3:03 AM EDT2018-04-18 07:03:14 GMT
    Egypt's top mufti issues fatwa, says buying Facebook 'likes' is prohibited under Islam because it's fraud, deception.More >>
    Egypt's top mufti issues fatwa, says buying Facebook 'likes' is prohibited under Islam because it's fraud, deception.More >>
  • Supreme Court dismisses Microsoft search case

    Supreme Court dismisses Microsoft search case

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 10:50 AM EDT2018-04-17 14:50:12 GMT
    Wednesday, April 18 2018 2:14 AM EDT2018-04-18 06:14:36 GMT
    The Supreme Court has dismissed a dispute between the Trump administration and Microsoft over emails the government as part of a drug trafficking investigation.More >>
    The Supreme Court has dismissed a dispute between the Trump administration and Microsoft over emails the government as part of a drug trafficking investigation.More >>
  • Senator wants info on EPA chief's multiple email accounts

    Senator wants info on EPA chief's multiple email accounts

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 2:40 PM EDT2018-04-17 18:40:33 GMT
    Wednesday, April 18 2018 1:35 AM EDT2018-04-18 05:35:36 GMT
    The Republican chairman of a Senate committee is pressing Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt over his use of multiple government email addresses.More >>
    The Republican chairman of a Senate committee is pressing Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt over his use of multiple government email addresses.More >>
  • Asian stocks rise after Wall Street gains for 2nd day

    Asian stocks rise after Wall Street gains for 2nd day

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 10:10 AM EDT2018-04-17 14:10:24 GMT
    Wednesday, April 18 2018 1:32 AM EDT2018-04-18 05:32:36 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE- In this April 5, 2018, file photo, the facade of the New York Stock Exchange is shown. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Tuesday, April 17.(AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE- In this April 5, 2018, file photo, the facade of the New York Stock Exchange is shown. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Tuesday, April 17.
    U.S. stocks are moving solidly higher in early trading, adding to the market's gains from a day earlier.More >>
    U.S. stocks are moving solidly higher in early trading, adding to the market's gains from a day earlier.More >>
  • Hawaii board delays decision on location for giant telescope

    Hawaii board delays decision on location for giant telescope

    Friday, April 13 2018 4:48 PM EDT2018-04-13 20:48:58 GMT
    Tuesday, April 17 2018 9:05 PM EDT2018-04-18 01:05:10 GMT
    (AP Photo/Caleb Jones, File). FILE - In this Aug. 31, 2015 file photo, telescopes are shown on Mauna Kea, Hawaii's tallest mountain and the proposed construction site for a new $1.4 billion telescope, near Hilo, Hawaii. On Friday, April 13, 2018, offic...(AP Photo/Caleb Jones, File). FILE - In this Aug. 31, 2015 file photo, telescopes are shown on Mauna Kea, Hawaii's tallest mountain and the proposed construction site for a new $1.4 billion telescope, near Hilo, Hawaii. On Friday, April 13, 2018, offic...
    A key decision on where to place a $1.4 billion giant telescope in Hawaii has been delayed.More >>
    A key decision on where to place a $1.4 billion giant telescope in Hawaii has been delayed.More >>
  • Microsoft turns to former rival to improve internet security

    Microsoft turns to former rival to improve internet security

    Monday, April 16 2018 7:40 PM EDT2018-04-16 23:40:42 GMT
    Tuesday, April 17 2018 7:16 PM EDT2018-04-17 23:16:33 GMT
    Microsoft is turning to a former rival, Linux, to improve the security of computing devices.More >>
    Microsoft is turning to a former rival, Linux, to improve the security of computing devices.More >>
  • NASA spacecraft aims to put mystery planets on galactic map

    NASA spacecraft aims to put mystery planets on galactic map

    Sunday, April 15 2018 2:48 PM EDT2018-04-15 18:48:02 GMT
    Tuesday, April 17 2018 6:25 PM EDT2018-04-17 22:25:45 GMT
    (NASA via AP). This image made available by NASA shows an illustration of the Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (TESS). Scheduled for an April 2018 launch, the spacecraft will prowl for planets around the closest, brightest stars. These newfound wo...(NASA via AP). This image made available by NASA shows an illustration of the Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (TESS). Scheduled for an April 2018 launch, the spacecraft will prowl for planets around the closest, brightest stars. These newfound wo...
    NASA's newest spacecraft is about to embark on a two-year quest to find and identify mystery worlds thought to be lurking in our cosmic backyard.More >>
    NASA's newest spacecraft is about to embark on a two-year quest to find and identify mystery worlds thought to be lurking in our cosmic backyard.More >>
  • US, UK say Russia targets internet hardware for espionage

    US, UK say Russia targets internet hardware for espionage

    Monday, April 16 2018 6:21 PM EDT2018-04-16 22:21:18 GMT
    Tuesday, April 17 2018 5:55 PM EDT2018-04-17 21:55:31 GMT
    US, UK accuse Russia of planting malware on internet equipment for espionage, possible attacks.More >>
    US, UK accuse Russia of planting malware on internet equipment for espionage, possible attacks.More >>
  • Russia blocks some Google, Amazon servers after Telegram ban

    Russia blocks some Google, Amazon servers after Telegram ban

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 9:40 AM EDT2018-04-17 13:40:08 GMT
    Tuesday, April 17 2018 4:41 PM EDT2018-04-17 20:41:44 GMT
    Russia's communications watchdog says it is blocking access to the servers owned tech giants Google and Amazon in order to comply with a court order to block a popular messaging app.More >>
    Russia's communications watchdog says it is blocking access to the servers owned tech giants Google and Amazon in order to comply with a court order to block a popular messaging app.More >>
  • $1 million federal grant will help study of transgender kids

    $1 million federal grant will help study of transgender kids

    Thursday, April 12 2018 1:27 PM EDT2018-04-12 17:27:27 GMT
    Tuesday, April 17 2018 3:55 PM EDT2018-04-17 19:55:31 GMT
    Groundbreaking national study of transgender children, including some as young as 3, is poised to expand thanks to a five-year, $1 million grant awarded by the National Science Foundation to the professor...More >>
    Groundbreaking national study of transgender children, including some as young as 3, is poised to expand thanks to a five-year, $1 million grant awarded by the National Science Foundation to the professor leading the project.More >>
  • Radioactive sludge barrel ruptures at Idaho nuclear site

    Radioactive sludge barrel ruptures at Idaho nuclear site

    Thursday, April 12 2018 3:24 PM EDT2018-04-12 19:24:55 GMT
    Tuesday, April 17 2018 2:45 PM EDT2018-04-17 18:45:47 GMT
    (Chris Morgan/Idaho National Laboratory via AP, file). FILE - This Tuesday, Nov. 14, 2017, file photo, provided by the Idaho National Laboratory shows the Idaho National Laboratory Transient Reactor Test Facility in Idaho Falls, Idaho. Federal official...(Chris Morgan/Idaho National Laboratory via AP, file). FILE - This Tuesday, Nov. 14, 2017, file photo, provided by the Idaho National Laboratory shows the Idaho National Laboratory Transient Reactor Test Facility in Idaho Falls, Idaho. Federal official...
    Federal officials say a barrel containing radioactive sludge ruptured at an eastern Idaho nuclear site but there are no injuries and the public is not in danger.More >>
    Federal officials say a barrel containing radioactive sludge ruptured at an eastern Idaho nuclear site but there are no injuries and the public is not in danger.More >>
  • Amid trade rift, China to allow full foreign auto ownership

    Amid trade rift, China to allow full foreign auto ownership

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 4:30 AM EDT2018-04-17 08:30:26 GMT
    Tuesday, April 17 2018 2:41 PM EDT2018-04-17 18:41:01 GMT
    China's government has announced plans to allow full foreign ownership of automakers in five years.More >>
    China's government has announced plans to allow full foreign ownership of automakers in five years.More >>
  • IT issue causes outage at supermarket chain in Australia

    IT issue causes outage at supermarket chain in Australia

    Monday, April 16 2018 7:38 AM EDT2018-04-16 11:38:25 GMT
    Tuesday, April 17 2018 2:13 PM EDT2018-04-17 18:13:26 GMT
    Cash registers are working again at Woolworths Supermarkets in Australia.More >>
    Cash registers are working again at Woolworths Supermarkets in Australia.More >>
  • UK academic says data firm helped Trump campaign spread fear

    UK academic says data firm helped Trump campaign spread fear

    Monday, April 16 2018 2:58 PM EDT2018-04-16 18:58:40 GMT
    Tuesday, April 17 2018 1:34 PM EDT2018-04-17 17:34:16 GMT
    A propaganda expert who has studied Cambridge Analytica says the company helped Donald Trump's presidential campaign use false statements and anti-Muslim messages to spread fear and resentment in swing states he...More >>
    A propaganda expert who has studied Cambridge Analytica says the company helped Donald Trump's presidential campaign use false statements and anti-Muslim messages to spread fear and resentment in swing states he needed to win.More >>
  • How Facebook ads target you

    How Facebook ads target you

    Friday, April 13 2018 12:55 PM EDT2018-04-13 16:55:25 GMT
    Tuesday, April 17 2018 10:55 AM EDT2018-04-17 14:55:00 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE- In this March 29, 2018, file photo the logo for Facebook appears on screens at the Nasdaq MarketSite in New York's Times Square. Facebook made $40 billion in advertising revenue last year, second only to Google when...(AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE- In this March 29, 2018, file photo the logo for Facebook appears on screens at the Nasdaq MarketSite in New York's Times Square. Facebook made $40 billion in advertising revenue last year, second only to Google when...
    Facebook's business depends almost entirely on selling ads targeted at people with particular interests and demographics.More >>
    Facebook's business depends almost entirely on selling ads targeted at people with particular interests and demographics.More >>
  • Russian begins blocking messaging app Telegram

    Russian begins blocking messaging app Telegram

    Monday, April 16 2018 9:18 AM EDT2018-04-16 13:18:48 GMT
    Tuesday, April 17 2018 10:25 AM EDT2018-04-17 14:25:32 GMT
    (AP Photo/Dmitri Lovetsky). Activists bring a sack with about 2,000 paper airplanes symbolising the logo of the messaging app Telegram to the door of St. Petersburg's department of Roskomnadzor, the state communications oversight agency, to protest aga...(AP Photo/Dmitri Lovetsky). Activists bring a sack with about 2,000 paper airplanes symbolising the logo of the messaging app Telegram to the door of St. Petersburg's department of Roskomnadzor, the state communications oversight agency, to protest aga...
    Russia's communications watchdog has begun enforcing a nationwide ban for a popular messaging app.More >>
    Russia's communications watchdog has begun enforcing a nationwide ban for a popular messaging app.More >>
  • Leading elephant conservationist Daphne Sheldrick dies at 83

    Leading elephant conservationist Daphne Sheldrick dies at 83

    Friday, April 13 2018 11:28 AM EDT2018-04-13 15:28:55 GMT
    Tuesday, April 17 2018 9:26 AM EDT2018-04-17 13:26:07 GMT
    Leading conservationist Daphne Sheldrick dies at 83; raised hundreds of orphaned elephants.More >>
    Leading conservationist Daphne Sheldrick dies at 83; raised hundreds of orphaned elephants.More >>
  • Estonia offers free genetic testing in nationwide experiment

    Estonia offers free genetic testing in nationwide experiment

    Thursday, April 12 2018 9:44 AM EDT2018-04-12 13:44:26 GMT
    Tuesday, April 17 2018 9:04 AM EDT2018-04-17 13:04:06 GMT
    Estonia offers residents free genetic profiling, DNA tests in a trial scheme aimed minimizing risk for diseases and boosting healthier life.More >>
    Estonia offers residents free genetic profiling, DNA tests in a trial scheme aimed minimizing risk for diseases and boosting healthier life.More >>
  • China's Weibo site backtracks on gay censorship after outcry

    China's Weibo site backtracks on gay censorship after outcry

    Monday, April 16 2018 10:30 PM EDT2018-04-17 02:30:42 GMT
    Tuesday, April 17 2018 6:30 AM EDT2018-04-17 10:30:38 GMT
    (Jiangsu Tongtian Volunteer Group via AP). In this April 15, 2018 photo released by Jiangsu Tongtian Volunteer Group, more than 20,000 people take part in a "Rainbow Marathon," organized months earlier, to raise awareness of LGBT issues in Nanjing in e...(Jiangsu Tongtian Volunteer Group via AP). In this April 15, 2018 photo released by Jiangsu Tongtian Volunteer Group, more than 20,000 people take part in a "Rainbow Marathon," organized months earlier, to raise awareness of LGBT issues in Nanjing in e...
    One of China's top social networking sites has announced that it will no longer be "cleaning up" content related to homosexuality following strong online opposition to the plan.More >>
    One of China's top social networking sites has announced that it will no longer be "cleaning up" content related to homosexuality following strong online opposition to the plan.More >>
  • Starbucks to train workers on 'unconscious bias,' CEO says

    Starbucks to train workers on 'unconscious bias,' CEO says

    Monday, April 16 2018 7:08 AM EDT2018-04-16 11:08:47 GMT
    Tuesday, April 17 2018 3:21 AM EDT2018-04-17 07:21:30 GMT
    (Mark Bryant/The Philadelphia Inquirer via AP). Camille Hymes, center, regional vice president of Mid-Atlantic operations at Starbucks Coffee Company, speaks with Asa Khalif, of Black Lives Matter, right, after protesters entered the coffee shop, Sunda...(Mark Bryant/The Philadelphia Inquirer via AP). Camille Hymes, center, regional vice president of Mid-Atlantic operations at Starbucks Coffee Company, speaks with Asa Khalif, of Black Lives Matter, right, after protesters entered the coffee shop, Sunda...
    Protests are planned at a Philadelphia Starbucks where two black men were arrested last week after store employees called 911 to say they were trespassing.More >>
    Protests are planned at a Philadelphia Starbucks where two black men were arrested last week after store employees called 911 to say they were trespassing.More >>
  • Canadian pharmacy fined $34 million for illegal imports

    Canadian pharmacy fined $34 million for illegal imports

    Friday, April 13 2018 2:25 AM EDT2018-04-13 06:25:04 GMT
    Tuesday, April 17 2018 2:32 AM EDT2018-04-17 06:32:51 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ruth Bonneville, File). FILE - In this Nov. 12, 2003, file photo, CanadaDrugs.com Director of Pharmacy Robert Fraser, left, takes Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty, second left, on a tour of the Internet pharmacy CanadaDrugs.com in Winnipeg, Manito...(AP Photo/Ruth Bonneville, File). FILE - In this Nov. 12, 2003, file photo, CanadaDrugs.com Director of Pharmacy Robert Fraser, left, takes Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty, second left, on a tour of the Internet pharmacy CanadaDrugs.com in Winnipeg, Manito...
    A Canadian online pharmacy is expected to be fined $34 million for importing counterfeit cancer drugs and other unapproved pharmaceuticals into the United States.More >>
    A Canadian online pharmacy is expected to be fined $34 million for importing counterfeit cancer drugs and other unapproved pharmaceuticals into the United States.More >>
  • Asian shares flat to slightly higher as geopolitics weigh

    Asian shares flat to slightly higher as geopolitics weigh

    Monday, April 16 2018 10:09 AM EDT2018-04-16 14:09:06 GMT
    Tuesday, April 17 2018 2:21 AM EDT2018-04-17 06:21:06 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE- In this April 5, 2018, file photo, a statue of George Washington, on the steps Federal Hall, overlooks the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Monday, April 16.(AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE- In this April 5, 2018, file photo, a statue of George Washington, on the steps Federal Hall, overlooks the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Monday, April 16.
    U.S. stocks are broadly higher in early trading, with technology and health care companies posting solid gains.More >>
    U.S. stocks are broadly higher in early trading, with technology and health care companies posting solid gains.More >>
  • Backpage.com co-founder released from jail on a $1M bond

    Backpage.com co-founder released from jail on a $1M bond

    Monday, April 16 2018 9:20 PM EDT2018-04-17 01:20:45 GMT
    Tuesday, April 17 2018 1:41 AM EDT2018-04-17 05:41:50 GMT
    A co-founder of the classified advertising site Backpage.com who has been jailed for the last 10 days on charges of facilitating prostitution was released on a $1 million bond Monday.More >>
    A co-founder of the classified advertising site Backpage.com who has been jailed for the last 10 days on charges of facilitating prostitution was released on a $1 million bond Monday.More >>
  • Video: YouTube shooter tells police she won't hurt anyone

    Video: YouTube shooter tells police she won't hurt anyone

    Friday, April 13 2018 2:05 PM EDT2018-04-13 18:05:30 GMT
    Tuesday, April 17 2018 12:26 AM EDT2018-04-17 04:26:59 GMT
    Newly released police video shows officers talking to a woman in her car hours before she opened fire at YouTube's California headquarters.More >>
    Newly released police video shows officers talking to a woman in her car hours before she opened fire at YouTube's California headquarters.More >>
  • Question of sales tax on online purchases goes to high court

    Question of sales tax on online purchases goes to high court

    Monday, April 16 2018 1:48 AM EDT2018-04-16 05:48:16 GMT
    Monday, April 16 2018 9:00 PM EDT2018-04-17 01:00:44 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jessica Gresko). In this April 13, 2018, photo, packages from Internet retailers are delivered with the U.S. Mail in a apartment building mail room in Washington. Clicking "checkout" on an online purchase could cost more after a Supreme Court...(AP Photo/Jessica Gresko). In this April 13, 2018, photo, packages from Internet retailers are delivered with the U.S. Mail in a apartment building mail room in Washington. Clicking "checkout" on an online purchase could cost more after a Supreme Court...
    A case before the Supreme Court could change the longstanding rule that businesses shipping merchandise to a state where it doesn't have a physical presence doesn't have to collect the state's sales tax.More >>
    A case before the Supreme Court could change the longstanding rule that businesses shipping merchandise to a state where it doesn't have a physical presence doesn't have to collect the state's sales tax.More >>
  • Zuckerberg flubs details of Facebook privacy commitments

    Zuckerberg flubs details of Facebook privacy commitments

    Thursday, April 12 2018 5:54 PM EDT2018-04-12 21:54:49 GMT
    Monday, April 16 2018 6:05 PM EDT2018-04-16 22:05:41 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File). FILE- In this Wednesday, April 11, 2018, file photo, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg arrives to testify before a House Energy and Commerce hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington. Zuckerberg repeatedly assured lawmakers Tuesd...(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File). FILE- In this Wednesday, April 11, 2018, file photo, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg arrives to testify before a House Energy and Commerce hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington. Zuckerberg repeatedly assured lawmakers Tuesd...
    Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg repeatedly assured lawmakers the company hasn't broken its 2011 agreement with the Federal Trade Commission to overhaul its privacy practices, but didn't know if it had been fined.More >>
    Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg repeatedly assured lawmakers the company hasn't broken its 2011 agreement with the Federal Trade Commission to overhaul its privacy practices, but didn't know if it had been fined.More >>
  • Shares in ad giant WPP fall amid breakup speculation

    Shares in ad giant WPP fall amid breakup speculation

    Monday, April 16 2018 6:18 AM EDT2018-04-16 10:18:24 GMT
    Monday, April 16 2018 4:50 PM EDT2018-04-16 20:50:35 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, file). FILE - In this Wednesday, Dec. 13, 2017 file photo, Sir Martin Sorrell, CEO of WPP, visits the New York Stock Exchange in New York. Martin Sorrell is stepping down as chief executive of WPP, the world's largest advertisi...(AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, file). FILE - In this Wednesday, Dec. 13, 2017 file photo, Sir Martin Sorrell, CEO of WPP, visits the New York Stock Exchange in New York. Martin Sorrell is stepping down as chief executive of WPP, the world's largest advertisi...
    WPP shares fell as much as 5.6 percent as investors speculated that the world's biggest advertising company will be broken up after the resignation of CEO Martin Sorrell.More >>
    WPP shares fell as much as 5.6 percent as investors speculated that the world's biggest advertising company will be broken up after the resignation of CEO Martin Sorrell.More >>
  • EU wants Facebook's Zuckerberg to testify over data scandal

    EU wants Facebook's Zuckerberg to testify over data scandal

    Friday, April 13 2018 7:05 AM EDT2018-04-13 11:05:16 GMT
    Monday, April 16 2018 3:13 PM EDT2018-04-16 19:13:02 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg testifies before a House Energy and Commerce hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, April 11, 2018, about the use of Facebook data to target American voters in the 2016 election and data...(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg testifies before a House Energy and Commerce hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, April 11, 2018, about the use of Facebook data to target American voters in the 2016 election and data...
    The European Union is calling on Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg to come testify at the legislature of the 28-nation bloc about the widening data breach scandal at his company.More >>
    The European Union is calling on Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg to come testify at the legislature of the 28-nation bloc about the widening data breach scandal at his company.More >>
  • Backpage.com CEO pleads guilty, will testify against others

    Backpage.com CEO pleads guilty, will testify against others

    Friday, April 13 2018 2:36 AM EDT2018-04-13 06:36:13 GMT
    Monday, April 16 2018 3:05 PM EDT2018-04-16 19:05:57 GMT
    (AP Photo/Cliff Owen, file). FILE -- In this Jan. 10, 2017 file photo Backpage.com CEO Carl Ferrer appears before the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Permanent subcommittee on Investigations looking into Backpage.com. Ferrer will serv...(AP Photo/Cliff Owen, file). FILE -- In this Jan. 10, 2017 file photo Backpage.com CEO Carl Ferrer appears before the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Permanent subcommittee on Investigations looking into Backpage.com. Ferrer will serv...
    The chief executive of Backpage.com pleaded guilty to charges including conspiracy and money laundering, and agreed to testify in ongoing prosecutions against others at the website that authorities have dubbed a...More >>
    The chief executive of Backpage.com pleaded guilty to charges including conspiracy and money laundering, and agreed to testify in ongoing prosecutions against others at the website that authorities have dubbed a lucrative nationwide "online brothel.".More >>
  • Study: Global warming is weakening key ocean circulation

    Study: Global warming is weakening key ocean circulation

    Wednesday, April 11 2018 1:14 PM EDT2018-04-11 17:14:36 GMT
    Monday, April 16 2018 3:04 PM EDT2018-04-16 19:04:36 GMT
    (PIK via AP). This image provided by the Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research in April 2018 shows observed ocean temperature changes since 1870, and currents in the Atlantic Ocean. A study released on Wednesday, April 11, 2018 suggests flobal ...(PIK via AP). This image provided by the Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research in April 2018 shows observed ocean temperature changes since 1870, and currents in the Atlantic Ocean. A study released on Wednesday, April 11, 2018 suggests flobal ...
    A new study says that important Atlantic Ocean circulation is weakening to record slow speeds due to global warming.More >>
    A new study says that important Atlantic Ocean circulation is weakening to record slow speeds due to global warming.More >>
  • Europe plans remote update to keep aging Mars probe stable

    Europe plans remote update to keep aging Mars probe stable

    Wednesday, April 11 2018 9:17 AM EDT2018-04-11 13:17:19 GMT
    Monday, April 16 2018 1:44 PM EDT2018-04-16 17:44:02 GMT
    ( ESA/DLR via AP). FILE - This 2006 file photo released by the European Space Agency, ESA, shows a photo shot by European space ship 'Mars Express' of a gigantic glacial valley on planet Mars. The European Space Agency plans to remotely update the soft...( ESA/DLR via AP). FILE - This 2006 file photo released by the European Space Agency, ESA, shows a photo shot by European space ship 'Mars Express' of a gigantic glacial valley on planet Mars. The European Space Agency plans to remotely update the soft...
    The European Space Agency plans to remotely update the software on its Mars Express probe to ensure the aging spacecraft remains stable.More >>
    The European Space Agency plans to remotely update the software on its Mars Express probe to ensure the aging spacecraft remains stable.More >>
  • The Latest: Radioactive material washed off 3 firefighters

    The Latest: Radioactive material washed off 3 firefighters

    Thursday, April 12 2018 4:35 PM EDT2018-04-12 20:35:08 GMT
    Monday, April 16 2018 12:34 PM EDT2018-04-16 16:34:17 GMT
    (Chris Morgan/Idaho National Laboratory via AP, File). FILE - This Nov. 14, 2017, file photo, provided by the Idaho National Laboratory shows the Idaho National Laboratory Transient Reactor Test Facility in Idaho Falls, Idaho. Federal officials say the...(Chris Morgan/Idaho National Laboratory via AP, File). FILE - This Nov. 14, 2017, file photo, provided by the Idaho National Laboratory shows the Idaho National Laboratory Transient Reactor Test Facility in Idaho Falls, Idaho. Federal officials say the...
    U.S. officials say the first known rupture of a barrel containing radioactive sludge at an eastern Idaho nuclear site might not be the last because secretive record keeping during the Cold War makes knowing the...More >>
    U.S. officials say the first known rupture of a barrel containing radioactive sludge at an eastern Idaho nuclear site might not be the last because secretive record keeping during the Cold War makes knowing the exact contents of similar barrels difficult.More >>
  • APNewsBreak: 3-state online poker pool to debut May 1

    APNewsBreak: 3-state online poker pool to debut May 1

    Monday, April 16 2018 8:19 AM EDT2018-04-16 12:19:09 GMT
    Monday, April 16 2018 10:59 AM EDT2018-04-16 14:59:07 GMT
    Internet poker players in three states will be able to face off against each other on May 1, in the long-awaited expansion of online gambling to involve multi-state pools.More >>
    Internet poker players in three states will be able to face off against each other on May 1, in the long-awaited expansion of online gambling to involve multi-state pools.More >>
  • Russian court blocks popular messaging app in privacy row

    Russian court blocks popular messaging app in privacy row

    Friday, April 13 2018 6:15 AM EDT2018-04-13 10:15:10 GMT
    Monday, April 16 2018 7:40 AM EDT2018-04-16 11:40:33 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko, File). FILE In this file photo taken on Tuesday, March 20, 2018, The website of the Telegram messaging app is seen on a computer's screen in Moscow, Russia. A Russian court has ordered the blocking of a popular messa...(AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko, File). FILE In this file photo taken on Tuesday, March 20, 2018, The website of the Telegram messaging app is seen on a computer's screen in Moscow, Russia. A Russian court has ordered the blocking of a popular messa...
    A Russian court has ordered the blocking of a popular messaging app following a demand by authorities that it share encryption data with them.More >>
    A Russian court has ordered the blocking of a popular messaging app following a demand by authorities that it share encryption data with them.More >>
  • New way of defining Alzheimer's aims to find disease sooner

    New way of defining Alzheimer's aims to find disease sooner

    Tuesday, April 10 2018 1:50 AM EDT2018-04-10 05:50:10 GMT
    Monday, April 16 2018 7:21 AM EDT2018-04-16 11:21:43 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File). FILE- In this May 19, 2015, file photo, R. Scott Turner, Professor of Neurology and Director of the Memory Disorder Center at Georgetown University Hospital, points to PET scan results that are part of a study on Alzheimer'...(AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File). FILE- In this May 19, 2015, file photo, R. Scott Turner, Professor of Neurology and Director of the Memory Disorder Center at Georgetown University Hospital, points to PET scan results that are part of a study on Alzheimer'...
    Scientists propose new way to define Alzheimer's disease using biological signs, such as brain changes, not just memory loss and other symptoms.More >>
    Scientists propose new way to define Alzheimer's disease using biological signs, such as brain changes, not just memory loss and other symptoms.More >>
  • Starbucks CEO apologizes to 2 black men arrested

    Starbucks CEO apologizes to 2 black men arrested

    Sunday, April 15 2018 8:57 AM EDT2018-04-15 12:57:50 GMT
    Monday, April 16 2018 7:01 AM EDT2018-04-16 11:01:58 GMT
    Starbucks' CEO says he wants to apologize personally to the black men arrested at one of his Philadelphia stores, prompting accusations of racism on social media.More >>
    Starbucks' CEO says he wants to apologize personally to the black men arrested at one of his Philadelphia stores, prompting accusations of racism on social media.More >>
  • Tesla, Feds clash over release of fatal crash information

    Tesla, Feds clash over release of fatal crash information

    Thursday, April 12 2018 5:44 PM EDT2018-04-12 21:44:48 GMT
    Monday, April 16 2018 3:10 AM EDT2018-04-16 07:10:04 GMT
    Electric car maker Tesla has been booted from the group investigating a fatal crash in California that involved a Tesla SUV and the company's Autopilot system.More >>
    Electric car maker Tesla has been booted from the group investigating a fatal crash in California that involved a Tesla SUV and the company's Autopilot system.More >>
  • Clicking 'checkout' could cost more after Supreme Court case

    Clicking 'checkout' could cost more after Supreme Court case

    Sunday, April 15 2018 11:08 AM EDT2018-04-15 15:08:01 GMT
    Monday, April 16 2018 1:51 AM EDT2018-04-16 05:51:33 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jessica Gresko). In this April 13, 2018, photo, packages from Internet retailers are delivered with the U.S. Mail in a apartment building mail room in Washington. Clicking "checkout" on an online purchase could cost more after a Supreme Court...(AP Photo/Jessica Gresko). In this April 13, 2018, photo, packages from Internet retailers are delivered with the U.S. Mail in a apartment building mail room in Washington. Clicking "checkout" on an online purchase could cost more after a Supreme Court...
    Clicking "checkout" on an online purchase could cost more after a Supreme Court case being argued Tuesday.More >>
    Clicking "checkout" on an online purchase could cost more after a Supreme Court case being argued Tuesday.More >>
  • The Latest: Spokeswoman says Trump still wants Syria exit

    The Latest: Spokeswoman says Trump still wants Syria exit

    Sunday, April 15 2018 6:17 AM EDT2018-04-15 10:17:45 GMT
    Monday, April 16 2018 1:30 AM EDT2018-04-16 05:30:42 GMT
    (AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes). Syrian-Americans express their anger at the missile strikes on their homeland during an anti-war rally opposing the military strikes by Western countries in Syria, in downtown Los Angeles, Saturday, April 14, 2018. On Satu...(AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes). Syrian-Americans express their anger at the missile strikes on their homeland during an anti-war rally opposing the military strikes by Western countries in Syria, in downtown Los Angeles, Saturday, April 14, 2018. On Satu...
    A group of Russian politicians has met with Syrian President Bashar Assad, whose mood they describe as good a day after Western airstrikes.More >>
    A group of Russian politicians has met with Syrian President Bashar Assad, whose mood they describe as good a day after Western airstrikes.More >>
  • Panel tackles lack of high-speed internet in Indian Country

    Panel tackles lack of high-speed internet in Indian Country

    Thursday, April 12 2018 4:04 PM EDT2018-04-12 20:04:36 GMT
    Sunday, April 15 2018 2:51 PM EDT2018-04-15 18:51:27 GMT
    (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais, file). FILE - In this Feb. 26, 2015, FCC Commissioner Mignon Clyburn, takes her seat before the start of an FCC open hearing and vote on Net Neutrality in Washington, D.C. Clyburn addressed a gathering of librarians ...(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais, file). FILE - In this Feb. 26, 2015, FCC Commissioner Mignon Clyburn, takes her seat before the start of an FCC open hearing and vote on Net Neutrality in Washington, D.C. Clyburn addressed a gathering of librarians ...
    Two western senators want to expand access to a $4 billion federal program that has enabled schools and libraries throughout the U.S. to obtain high-speed internet at affordable rates as a way to close the digital...More >>
    Two western senators want to expand access to a $4 billion federal program that has enabled schools and libraries throughout the U.S. to obtain high-speed internet at affordable rates as a way to close the digital divide in American Indian communities.More >>
  • Trump claims success in Syria, but chemical weapons remain

    Trump claims success in Syria, but chemical weapons remain

    Saturday, April 14 2018 3:17 AM EDT2018-04-14 07:17:21 GMT
    Sunday, April 15 2018 11:03 AM EDT2018-04-15 15:03:30 GMT
    (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar). Explosions lit up the skies with anti-aircraft fire, over Damascus, the Syrian capital, as the U.S. launches an attack on Syria targeting different parts of the Syrian capital Damascus, Syria, early Saturday, April 14, 2018. Sy...(AP Photo/Hassan Ammar). Explosions lit up the skies with anti-aircraft fire, over Damascus, the Syrian capital, as the U.S. launches an attack on Syria targeting different parts of the Syrian capital Damascus, Syria, early Saturday, April 14, 2018. Sy...
    President Donald Trump has announced that the U.S., France and Britain together launched military strikes in Syria.More >>
    President Donald Trump has announced that the U.S., France and Britain together launched military strikes in Syria.More >>
  • Police chief: Officers did nothing wrong in Starbucks arrest

    Police chief: Officers did nothing wrong in Starbucks arrest

    Saturday, April 14 2018 1:44 PM EDT2018-04-14 17:44:05 GMT
    Sunday, April 15 2018 10:50 AM EDT2018-04-15 14:50:03 GMT
    Videos showing two black men handcuffed and removed from a Philadelphia Starbucks have drawn outrage and prompted police investigation.More >>
    Videos showing two black men handcuffed and removed from a Philadelphia Starbucks have drawn outrage and prompted police investigation.More >>
  • Procrastinators rejoice: There's still time to file taxes

    Procrastinators rejoice: There's still time to file taxes

    Sunday, April 15 2018 8:21 AM EDT2018-04-15 12:21:48 GMT
    Sunday, April 15 2018 10:43 AM EDT2018-04-15 14:43:01 GMT
    File now and file fast _ tips for last-minute tax filers.More >>
    File now and file fast _ tips for last-minute tax filers.More >>
  • Q&A: Trump, the post office and Amazon

    Q&A: Trump, the post office and Amazon

    Friday, April 13 2018 2:26 PM EDT2018-04-13 18:26:28 GMT
    Sunday, April 15 2018 10:38 AM EDT2018-04-15 14:38:39 GMT
    (AP Photo/Nati Harnik, File). FILE- In this Dec. 14, 2017, file photo, boxes for sorted mail are stacked at the main post office in Omaha, Neb. A task force will study the U.S. Postal Service under an executive order from President Donald Trump, who ha...(AP Photo/Nati Harnik, File). FILE- In this Dec. 14, 2017, file photo, boxes for sorted mail are stacked at the main post office in Omaha, Neb. A task force will study the U.S. Postal Service under an executive order from President Donald Trump, who ha...
    Q&A: The U.S. post office, Amazon and the task force President Trump has authorized.More >>
    Q&A: The U.S. post office, Amazon and the task force President Trump has authorized.More >>
  • Defiant Syrians say West hasn't shaken their resolve

    Defiant Syrians say West hasn't shaken their resolve

    Saturday, April 14 2018 3:35 AM EDT2018-04-14 07:35:54 GMT
    Sunday, April 15 2018 5:01 AM EDT2018-04-15 09:01:13 GMT
    (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar). Syrian soldier wave weapons and national flags as they chant slogans against U.S. President Trump during demonstrations following a wave of U.S., British and French military strikes to punish President Bashar Assad for suspecte...(AP Photo/Hassan Ammar). Syrian soldier wave weapons and national flags as they chant slogans against U.S. President Trump during demonstrations following a wave of U.S., British and French military strikes to punish President Bashar Assad for suspecte...
    Hundreds of Syrians gather at landmark squares in the capital, honking their car horns, flashing victory signs in defiance after airstrikes.More >>
    Hundreds of Syrians gather at landmark squares in the capital, honking their car horns, flashing victory signs in defiance after airstrikes.More >>
  • The Latest: Russia: Missiles aimed at Syrian air base downed

    The Latest: Russia: Missiles aimed at Syrian air base downed

    Friday, April 13 2018 9:05 PM EDT2018-04-14 01:05:50 GMT
    Saturday, April 14 2018 4:47 AM EDT2018-04-14 08:47:59 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File). FILE - In this April 10, 2018, file photo, President Donald Trump listens as he meets in the Oval Office of the White House, in Washington. Trump said Thursday, April 12, that an attack on Syria could take place "very soon ...(AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File). FILE - In this April 10, 2018, file photo, President Donald Trump listens as he meets in the Oval Office of the White House, in Washington. Trump said Thursday, April 12, that an attack on Syria could take place "very soon ...
    President Donald Trump is set to address the nation Friday night amid anticipation of a retaliatory strike for an apparent Syrian chemical weapon attack last week.More >>
    President Donald Trump is set to address the nation Friday night amid anticipation of a retaliatory strike for an apparent Syrian chemical weapon attack last week.More >>
  • Fossil finger points to early humans entering Saudi Arabia

    Fossil finger points to early humans entering Saudi Arabia

    Monday, April 9 2018 11:18 AM EDT2018-04-09 15:18:54 GMT
    Friday, April 13 2018 8:02 PM EDT2018-04-14 00:02:06 GMT
    (Ian Cartwright/Michael Petraglia via AP). This photo provided by Michael Petraglia shows six different views of a Homo sapiens fossil finger bone from the Al Wusta archaeological site in Saudi Arabia. In a report released on Monday, April 9, 2018, res...(Ian Cartwright/Michael Petraglia via AP). This photo provided by Michael Petraglia shows six different views of a Homo sapiens fossil finger bone from the Al Wusta archaeological site in Saudi Arabia. In a report released on Monday, April 9, 2018, res...
    An ancient human finger bone found in Saudi Arabia provides a new clue about when and how our species migrated out of Africa.More >>
    An ancient human finger bone found in Saudi Arabia provides a new clue about when and how our species migrated out of Africa.More >>
  • Process no more: 76ers' awaited playoff push starts vs. Heat

    Process no more: 76ers' awaited playoff push starts vs. Heat

    Friday, April 13 2018 4:57 PM EDT2018-04-13 20:57:06 GMT
    Friday, April 13 2018 7:11 PM EDT2018-04-13 23:11:26 GMT
    (AP Photo/Chris Szagola). Philadelphia 76ers' Dario Saric, center, of Croatia, celebrates with Marco Belinelli, right, of Italy, and Amir Johnson, left, during the first half of an NBA basketball game against the Milwaukee Bucks, Wednesday, April 11, 2...(AP Photo/Chris Szagola). Philadelphia 76ers' Dario Saric, center, of Croatia, celebrates with Marco Belinelli, right, of Italy, and Amir Johnson, left, during the first half of an NBA basketball game against the Milwaukee Bucks, Wednesday, April 11, 2...
    The Philadelphia 76ers open Game 1 of the playoffs against the Miami Heat on Saturday.More >>
    The Philadelphia 76ers open Game 1 of the playoffs against the Miami Heat on Saturday.More >>
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  • Republican wins US House race in Arizona GOP stronghold

    Republican wins US House race in Arizona GOP stronghold

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 2:17 AM EDT2018-04-24 06:17:32 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 1:09 AM EDT2018-04-25 05:09:11 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt York, File). FILE - In this Jan. 27, 2018, file photo, former Arizona state Sen. Debbie Lesko speaks with a constituent during the meeting of the state committee of the Arizona Republican Party in Phoenix. Lesko is running against Hiral ...(AP Photo/Matt York, File). FILE - In this Jan. 27, 2018, file photo, former Arizona state Sen. Debbie Lesko speaks with a constituent during the meeting of the state committee of the Arizona Republican Party in Phoenix. Lesko is running against Hiral ...
    A Democratic newcomer is looking to pull off an upset victory for an open U.S. House seat in Arizona that has been held by Republicans since the early 1980s.More >>
    A Democratic newcomer is looking to pull off an upset victory for an open U.S. House seat in Arizona that has been held by Republicans since the early 1980s.More >>
  • Jury to deliberate after Cosby painted as predator, victim

    Jury to deliberate after Cosby painted as predator, victim

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 12:26 AM EDT2018-04-25 04:26:54 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 1:08 AM EDT2018-04-25 05:08:12 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt Slocum). Bill Cosby departs after his sexual assault trial near a cloud of bubbles blown by a protester, Tuesday, April 24, 2018, at the Montgomery County Courthouse in Norristown, Pa.(AP Photo/Matt Slocum). Bill Cosby departs after his sexual assault trial near a cloud of bubbles blown by a protester, Tuesday, April 24, 2018, at the Montgomery County Courthouse in Norristown, Pa.
    Jurors at Bill Cosby's sexual assault retrial are poised to start deliberating after a marathon day of closing arguments.More >>
    Jurors at Bill Cosby's sexual assault retrial are poised to start deliberating after a marathon day of closing arguments.More >>
  • Fort Worth gang member to die for killing girl, grandmother

    Fort Worth gang member to die for killing girl, grandmother

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 12:55 AM EDT2018-04-25 04:55:40 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 1:06 AM EDT2018-04-25 05:06:53 GMT
    (Texas Department of Criminal Justice via AP). This undated photo provided by the Texas Department of Criminal Justice shows Erick Davila. Attorneys for the Texas death row inmate want the U.S. Supreme Court to halt his scheduled execution this week fo...(Texas Department of Criminal Justice via AP). This undated photo provided by the Texas Department of Criminal Justice shows Erick Davila. Attorneys for the Texas death row inmate want the U.S. Supreme Court to halt his scheduled execution this week fo...
    Attorneys for a condemned Texas prisoner are asking the US Supreme Court to halt his execution for killing a young girl and her grandmother in 2008.More >>
    Attorneys for a condemned Texas prisoner are asking the US Supreme Court to halt his execution for killing a young girl and her grandmother in 2008.More >>
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