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  • Dow posts 6th loss in row on trade spat; small cos. rally

    Dow posts 6th loss in row on trade spat; small cos. rally

    Tuesday, June 19 2018 10:11 AM EDT2018-06-19 14:11:00 GMT
    Tuesday, June 19 2018 7:51 PM EDT2018-06-19 23:51:32 GMT
    (AP Photo/Kathy Willens, File). FILE- In this April 26, 2018, file photo, a sign promoting the New York Stock Exchange hangs above a scaffolding attached to the New York Stock Exchange, left, in the financial district in New York. The U.S. stock market...(AP Photo/Kathy Willens, File). FILE- In this April 26, 2018, file photo, a sign promoting the New York Stock Exchange hangs above a scaffolding attached to the New York Stock Exchange, left, in the financial district in New York. The U.S. stock market...
    US stocks are falling and indexes in Europe and Asia are also falling after President Donald Trump stepped up a trade dispute with China by threatened to put a tariff of 10 percent on $200 billion in imports from...More >>
    US stocks are falling and indexes in Europe and Asia are also falling after President Donald Trump stepped up a trade dispute with China by threatened to put a tariff of 10 percent on $200 billion in imports from China.More >>
  • Mobile carriers cut off flow of location data to brokers

    Mobile carriers cut off flow of location data to brokers

    Tuesday, June 19 2018 10:30 AM EDT2018-06-19 14:30:51 GMT
    Tuesday, June 19 2018 7:51 PM EDT2018-06-19 23:51:23 GMT
    Verizon says it will no longer sell your phone-location data through middlemen.More >>
    Verizon says it will no longer sell your phone-location data through middlemen.More >>
  • Google, Facebook, others speak out against child separation

    Google, Facebook, others speak out against child separation

    Tuesday, June 19 2018 5:51 PM EDT2018-06-19 21:51:21 GMT
    Tuesday, June 19 2018 7:51 PM EDT2018-06-19 23:51:20 GMT
    CEOs of Facebook, Google, Apple and others speak out against child separations at the border.More >>
    CEOs of Facebook, Google, Apple and others speak out against child separations at the border.More >>
  • Trump raises risk of economically harmful US-China trade war

    Trump raises risk of economically harmful US-China trade war

    Tuesday, June 19 2018 12:20 AM EDT2018-06-19 04:20:27 GMT
    Tuesday, June 19 2018 7:51 PM EDT2018-06-19 23:51:07 GMT
    President Donald Trump gestures as he signs a "Space Policy Directive" during a meeting of the National Space Council in the East Room of the White House, Monday, June 18, 2018, in Washington, as Vice President Mike Pence watches.  AP Photo/Susan Walsh)President Donald Trump gestures as he signs a "Space Policy Directive" during a meeting of the National Space Council in the East Room of the White House, Monday, June 18, 2018, in Washington, as Vice President Mike Pence watches. AP Photo/Susan Walsh)
    A new 10 percent tariff on $200 billion in Chinese imports is being threatened by Trump in the latest move toward what could become a trade war.More >>
    A new 10 percent tariff on $200 billion in Chinese imports is being threatened by Trump in the latest move toward what could become a trade war.More >>
  • The Latest: Salah scores, but Russia beats Egypt for 2nd win

    The Latest: Salah scores, but Russia beats Egypt for 2nd win

    Tuesday, June 19 2018 5:00 AM EDT2018-06-19 09:00:31 GMT
    Tuesday, June 19 2018 7:44 PM EDT2018-06-19 23:44:34 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini). Switzerland's Steven Zuber, left, scores his side's first goal during the group E match between Brazil and Switzerland at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Rostov Arena in Rostov-on-Don, Russia, Sunday, June 17, 2018.(AP Photo/Andrew Medichini). Switzerland's Steven Zuber, left, scores his side's first goal during the group E match between Brazil and Switzerland at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Rostov Arena in Rostov-on-Don, Russia, Sunday, June 17, 2018.
    Brazil's jailed former President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva has made his debut as a football pundit.More >>
    Brazil's jailed former President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva has made his debut as a football pundit.More >>
  • The list of celebrities upset by US border policy grows

    The list of celebrities upset by US border policy grows

    Tuesday, June 19 2018 1:10 PM EDT2018-06-19 17:10:49 GMT
    Tuesday, June 19 2018 7:42 PM EDT2018-06-19 23:42:07 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey, File). FILE - In this Jan. 7, 2017, file photo, Willie Nelson performs in Nashville, Tenn. Nelson has called out current immigration policies as “outrageous” and extended an offer to meet President Donald Trump at one of the de...(AP Photo/Mark Humphrey, File). FILE - In this Jan. 7, 2017, file photo, Willie Nelson performs in Nashville, Tenn. Nelson has called out current immigration policies as “outrageous” and extended an offer to meet President Donald Trump at one of the de...
    The list of celebrities upset by US border policy grows, including Willie Nelson, Ellen DeGeneres, Oprah Winfrey, Tony Kushner and Mark Hamill.More >>
    The list of celebrities upset by US border policy grows, including Willie Nelson, Ellen DeGeneres, Oprah Winfrey, Tony Kushner and Mark Hamill.More >>
  • Lawyer: Police think slaying of XXXTentacion was random

    Lawyer: Police think slaying of XXXTentacion was random

    Tuesday, June 19 2018 12:10 AM EDT2018-06-19 04:10:56 GMT
    Tuesday, June 19 2018 7:23 PM EDT2018-06-19 23:23:05 GMT
    (Miami- Dade Corrections & Rehabilitation Department via AP). This undated mugshot released by the Miami- Dade Corrections & Rehabilitation Department shows rapper XXXTentacion. Authorities say troubled rapper-singer XXXTentacion has been fatal...(Miami- Dade Corrections & Rehabilitation Department via AP). This undated mugshot released by the Miami- Dade Corrections & Rehabilitation Department shows rapper XXXTentacion. Authorities say troubled rapper-singer XXXTentacion has been fatal...
    Investigators in Florida say they don't have a motive and have made no arrests in the death of troubled rapper-singer XXXTentacion.More >>
    Investigators in Florida say they don't have a motive and have made no arrests in the death of troubled rapper-singer XXXTentacion.More >>
  • Merkel says climate change is 'a fact,' laments US stance

    Merkel says climate change is 'a fact,' laments US stance

    Tuesday, June 19 2018 5:20 AM EDT2018-06-19 09:20:32 GMT
    Tuesday, June 19 2018 7:03 PM EDT2018-06-19 23:03:48 GMT
    (AP Photo/Markus Schreiber). In this photo taken with a red television camera control light in the fore ground, German Chancellor Angela Merkel attends a joint statement with the Prime Minister of Italy Giuseppe Conte prior to talks at the chancellery ...(AP Photo/Markus Schreiber). In this photo taken with a red television camera control light in the fore ground, German Chancellor Angela Merkel attends a joint statement with the Prime Minister of Italy Giuseppe Conte prior to talks at the chancellery ...
    Angela Merkel says Germany remains fully committed to the Paris climate accord, despite U.S. President Donald Trump's decision to pull out of the agreement.More >>
    Angela Merkel says Germany remains fully committed to the Paris climate accord, despite U.S. President Donald Trump's decision to pull out of the agreement.More >>
  • Saudi-led coalition displays Yemeni arms allegedly from Iran

    Saudi-led coalition displays Yemeni arms allegedly from Iran

    Tuesday, June 19 2018 12:51 PM EDT2018-06-19 16:51:01 GMT
    Tuesday, June 19 2018 7:03 PM EDT2018-06-19 23:03:37 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jon Gambrell). A photographer takes pictures of what officials describe as an Iranian Qasef drone captured on the battlefield in Yemen, during a news conference in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Tuesday, June 19, 2018. Officials involved in...(AP Photo/Jon Gambrell). A photographer takes pictures of what officials describe as an Iranian Qasef drone captured on the battlefield in Yemen, during a news conference in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Tuesday, June 19, 2018. Officials involved in...
    Officials in a Saudi-led coalition now battling Shiite rebels for control of a crucial port in Yemen on Tuesday displayed weapons captured on the battlefield that they say show Iran is arming the insurgents.More >>
    Officials in a Saudi-led coalition now battling Shiite rebels for control of a crucial port in Yemen on Tuesday displayed weapons captured on the battlefield that they say show Iran is arming the insurgents.More >>
  • Saudi entertainment chief sacked after conservative backlash

    Saudi entertainment chief sacked after conservative backlash

    Tuesday, June 19 2018 5:00 AM EDT2018-06-19 09:00:36 GMT
    Tuesday, June 19 2018 7:03 PM EDT2018-06-19 23:03:30 GMT
    Saudi King Salman has sacked the head of the country's entertainment authority after religiously-conservative citizens took to social media to denounce a Russian circus show that showed female performers in...More >>
    Saudi King Salman has sacked the head of the country's entertainment authority after religiously-conservative citizens took to social media to denounce a Russian circus show that showed female performers in tightly-fitted attire.More >>
  • Supreme Court to take up iPhone app lawsuit

    Supreme Court to take up iPhone app lawsuit

    Monday, June 18 2018 10:00 AM EDT2018-06-18 14:00:56 GMT
    Tuesday, June 19 2018 6:55 PM EDT2018-06-19 22:55:23 GMT
    The Supreme Court will consider whether the purchasers of iPhone can sue Apple over allegations it has an illegal monopoly on the sale of iPhone apps.More >>
    The Supreme Court will consider whether the purchasers of iPhone can sue Apple over allegations it has an illegal monopoly on the sale of iPhone apps.More >>
  • Alexa, send up breakfast: Amazon launches Echo for hotels

    Alexa, send up breakfast: Amazon launches Echo for hotels

    Tuesday, June 19 2018 2:36 PM EDT2018-06-19 18:36:46 GMT
    Tuesday, June 19 2018 6:55 PM EDT2018-06-19 22:55:21 GMT
    (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson, File). FILE - In this Sept. 27, 2017, file photo, a new Amazon Echo is displayed during a program announcing several new Amazon products by the company, in Seattle. Amazon has launched a version of Alexa for hotels that lets ...(AP Photo/Elaine Thompson, File). FILE - In this Sept. 27, 2017, file photo, a new Amazon Echo is displayed during a program announcing several new Amazon products by the company, in Seattle. Amazon has launched a version of Alexa for hotels that lets ...
    Amazon launches Alexa for hotels that orders room service.More >>
    Amazon launches Alexa for hotels that orders room service.More >>
  • Apple sets up iPhones to relay location for 911 calls

    Apple sets up iPhones to relay location for 911 calls

    Monday, June 18 2018 10:10 AM EDT2018-06-18 14:10:13 GMT
    Tuesday, June 19 2018 6:55 PM EDT2018-06-19 22:55:18 GMT
    Apple will try to drag the U.S.'s outdated 911 emergency calling system into the 21st century.More >>
    Apple will try to drag the U.S.'s outdated 911 emergency calling system into the 21st century.More >>
  • Arizona man sentenced to prison for cyberattack in Wisconsin

    Arizona man sentenced to prison for cyberattack in Wisconsin

    Tuesday, June 19 2018 2:52 PM EDT2018-06-19 18:52:34 GMT
    Tuesday, June 19 2018 6:55 PM EDT2018-06-19 22:55:15 GMT
    An Arizona man has been sentenced to 20 months in prison for his conviction in a 2015 cyberattack that interrupted communications equipment for emergency workers in Madison, Wisconsin.More >>
    An Arizona man has been sentenced to 20 months in prison for his conviction in a 2015 cyberattack that interrupted communications equipment for emergency workers in Madison, Wisconsin.More >>
  • Some Amazon investors side with ACLU on facial recognition

    Some Amazon investors side with ACLU on facial recognition

    Monday, June 18 2018 5:30 PM EDT2018-06-18 21:30:40 GMT
    Tuesday, June 19 2018 6:55 PM EDT2018-06-19 22:55:10 GMT
    Some Amazon company investors are siding with privacy and civil rights advocates who are urging the tech giant to halt a powerful face recognition tool used by police.More >>
    Some Amazon company investors are siding with privacy and civil rights advocates who are urging the tech giant to halt a powerful face recognition tool used by police.More >>
  • The Latest: AT&T also vows to cut off location-data brokers

    The Latest: AT&T also vows to cut off location-data brokers

    Tuesday, June 19 2018 1:21 PM EDT2018-06-19 17:21:14 GMT
    Tuesday, June 19 2018 6:55 PM EDT2018-06-19 22:55:02 GMT
    The Latest: AT&T also vows to cut off location-data brokers.More >>
    The Latest: AT&T also vows to cut off location-data brokers.More >>
  • Trump announces plans for Pentagon to create 'Space Force'

    Trump announces plans for Pentagon to create 'Space Force'

    Monday, June 18 2018 11:11 AM EDT2018-06-18 15:11:00 GMT
    Tuesday, June 19 2018 6:54 PM EDT2018-06-19 22:54:59 GMT
    The White House is establishing a new policy for reducing satellite clutter in space.More >>
    The White House is establishing a new policy for reducing satellite clutter in space.More >>
  • IBM computer proves formidable against 2 human debaters

    IBM computer proves formidable against 2 human debaters

    Tuesday, June 19 2018 2:21 PM EDT2018-06-19 18:21:34 GMT
    Tuesday, June 19 2018 6:54 PM EDT2018-06-19 22:54:55 GMT
    (AP Photo/Eric Risberg). Noa Ovadia, left, and Dan Zafrir, right, prepare for their debate against the IBM Project Debater, Monday, June 18, 2018, in San Francisco. IBM on Monday will pit a computer against two human debaters in the first public demons...(AP Photo/Eric Risberg). Noa Ovadia, left, and Dan Zafrir, right, prepare for their debate against the IBM Project Debater, Monday, June 18, 2018, in San Francisco. IBM on Monday will pit a computer against two human debaters in the first public demons...
    IBM is pitting a computer against two human debaters in the first public demonstration of artificial intelligence technology it's been working on for more than five years.More >>
    IBM is pitting a computer against two human debaters in the first public demonstration of artificial intelligence technology it's been working on for more than five years.More >>
  • Tests confirm mystery animal shot in Montana was a wolf

    Tests confirm mystery animal shot in Montana was a wolf

    Monday, June 18 2018 1:50 PM EDT2018-06-18 17:50:14 GMT
    Tuesday, June 19 2018 6:54 PM EDT2018-06-19 22:54:26 GMT
    (Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks via AP, File). File - This undated file photo provided by the Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks shows a wolf-like animal that was shot on May 16, 2018, after it was spotted in a private pasture with livestock near Dento...(Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks via AP, File). File - This undated file photo provided by the Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks shows a wolf-like animal that was shot on May 16, 2018, after it was spotted in a private pasture with livestock near Dento...
    The mystery is over: Wildlife officials have confirmed that an unusual-looking animal shot in central Montana was a gray wolf.More >>
    The mystery is over: Wildlife officials have confirmed that an unusual-looking animal shot in central Montana was a gray wolf.More >>
  • Indiana trooper wins praise for stopping too slow driver

    Indiana trooper wins praise for stopping too slow driver

    Tuesday, June 19 2018 8:00 AM EDT2018-06-19 12:00:47 GMT
    Tuesday, June 19 2018 6:54 PM EDT2018-06-19 22:54:19 GMT
    An Indiana State Police trooper who tweeted a photo of a vehicle he stopped for driving too slowly in the left lane is enjoying widespread praise online.More >>
    An Indiana State Police trooper who tweeted a photo of a vehicle he stopped for driving too slowly in the left lane is enjoying widespread praise online.More >>
  • 4 new mountain lion kittens found in California mountains

    4 new mountain lion kittens found in California mountains

    Tuesday, June 19 2018 12:40 PM EDT2018-06-19 16:40:54 GMT
    Tuesday, June 19 2018 4:26 PM EDT2018-06-19 20:26:02 GMT
    Four new mountain lion kittens have been found by researchers studying the wild cats living in Southern California's Santa Monica Mountains.More >>
    Four new mountain lion kittens have been found by researchers studying the wild cats living in Southern California's Santa Monica Mountains.More >>
  • The Latest: Western electric grid bill clears hurdle

    The Latest: Western electric grid bill clears hurdle

    Tuesday, June 19 2018 4:11 PM EDT2018-06-19 20:11:21 GMT
    Tuesday, June 19 2018 4:14 PM EDT2018-06-19 20:14:00 GMT
    A California Senate panel has narrowly advanced a contentious proposal to link oversight of California's electric grid with other western states.More >>
    A California Senate panel has narrowly advanced a contentious proposal to link oversight of California's electric grid with other western states.More >>
  • Bumblebee blues: Pacific Northwest pollinator in trouble

    Bumblebee blues: Pacific Northwest pollinator in trouble

    Sunday, June 17 2018 12:39 PM EDT2018-06-17 16:39:57 GMT
    Tuesday, June 19 2018 3:55 PM EDT2018-06-19 19:55:58 GMT
    (Rich Hatfield/The Xerces Society via AP). This undated photo provided by Rich Hatfield shows a western bumble bee (Bombus occidentalis) lands on Canada goldenrod. The Pacific Northwest Bumble Bee Atlas for Idaho, Oregon and Washington that started thi...(Rich Hatfield/The Xerces Society via AP). This undated photo provided by Rich Hatfield shows a western bumble bee (Bombus occidentalis) lands on Canada goldenrod. The Pacific Northwest Bumble Bee Atlas for Idaho, Oregon and Washington that started thi...
    A three-year project to get a better understanding of the distribution of nearly 30 bumblebee species in the Pacific Northwest and why some appear to be declining is, well, buzzing.More >>
    A three-year project to get a better understanding of the distribution of nearly 30 bumblebee species in the Pacific Northwest and why some appear to be declining is, well, buzzing.More >>
  • Stephen Hawking's ashes buried in Westminster Abbey

    Stephen Hawking's ashes buried in Westminster Abbey

    Friday, June 15 2018 5:58 AM EDT2018-06-15 09:58:21 GMT
    Tuesday, June 19 2018 3:55 PM EDT2018-06-19 19:55:53 GMT
    Stephen Hawking will take his place among Britain's greatest scientists when his ashes are buried in Westminster Abbey between the graves of Charles Darwin and Isaac Newton.More >>
    Stephen Hawking will take his place among Britain's greatest scientists when his ashes are buried in Westminster Abbey between the graves of Charles Darwin and Isaac Newton.More >>
  • Investigators say DNA database can be goldmine for old cases

    Investigators say DNA database can be goldmine for old cases

    Saturday, June 16 2018 12:18 PM EDT2018-06-16 16:18:59 GMT
    Tuesday, June 19 2018 3:55 PM EDT2018-06-19 19:55:51 GMT
    (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer). Private investigator Jason Jensen holds a phenotype report at his office Friday, June 15, 2018, in Salt Lake City. Groups of private investigators in Utah and California have been emboldened by the arrest of the suspected Golden...(AP Photo/Rick Bowmer). Private investigator Jason Jensen holds a phenotype report at his office Friday, June 15, 2018, in Salt Lake City. Groups of private investigators in Utah and California have been emboldened by the arrest of the suspected Golden...
    Some private investigators and genealogy experts want to use the same DNA-tracking system that identified the suspected Golden State Killer to solve decades-old murder and missing-person cases.More >>
    Some private investigators and genealogy experts want to use the same DNA-tracking system that identified the suspected Golden State Killer to solve decades-old murder and missing-person cases.More >>
  • James Hansen wishes he wasn't so right about global warming

    James Hansen wishes he wasn't so right about global warming

    Monday, June 18 2018 3:30 AM EDT2018-06-18 07:30:01 GMT
    Tuesday, June 19 2018 3:55 PM EDT2018-06-19 19:55:47 GMT
    (AP Photo/Marshall Ritzel). James Hansen sits for a portrait in his home in New York on April 12, 2018. NASA’s top climate scientist in 1988, Hansen warned the world on a record hot June day 30 years ago that global warming was here and worsening. In a...(AP Photo/Marshall Ritzel). James Hansen sits for a portrait in his home in New York on April 12, 2018. NASA’s top climate scientist in 1988, Hansen warned the world on a record hot June day 30 years ago that global warming was here and worsening. In a...
    Thirty years after his historic testimony saying global warming is here and a problem, scientist James Hansen wishes he was wrong about climate change.More >>
    Thirty years after his historic testimony saying global warming is here and a problem, scientist James Hansen wishes he was wrong about climate change.More >>
  • AP Was There: The age of climate change begins

    AP Was There: The age of climate change begins

    Monday, June 18 2018 3:29 AM EDT2018-06-18 07:29:57 GMT
    Tuesday, June 19 2018 3:55 PM EDT2018-06-19 19:55:43 GMT
    AP Was There: The age of climate change begins.More >>
    AP Was There: The age of climate change begins.More >>
  • NASA's record-breaking spacewoman retires as astronaut

    NASA's record-breaking spacewoman retires as astronaut

    Friday, June 15 2018 12:48 PM EDT2018-06-15 16:48:28 GMT
    Tuesday, June 19 2018 3:55 PM EDT2018-06-19 19:55:35 GMT
    (AP Photo/Dmitri Lovetsky, Pool). FILE - In this Nov. 17, 2016 file photo, U.S. astronaut Peggy Whitson, member of the main crew of the expedition to the International Space Station (ISS), speaks with her relatives prior the launch of Soyuz MS-3 space ...(AP Photo/Dmitri Lovetsky, Pool). FILE - In this Nov. 17, 2016 file photo, U.S. astronaut Peggy Whitson, member of the main crew of the expedition to the International Space Station (ISS), speaks with her relatives prior the launch of Soyuz MS-3 space ...
    NASA's record-breaking astronaut, Peggy Whitson, is retiring; has spent more time off the planet than any other American.More >>
    NASA's record-breaking astronaut, Peggy Whitson, is retiring; has spent more time off the planet than any other American.More >>
  • Compulsive video-game playing could be mental health problem

    Compulsive video-game playing could be mental health problem

    Monday, June 18 2018 5:19 AM EDT2018-06-18 09:19:59 GMT
    Tuesday, June 19 2018 3:23 PM EDT2018-06-19 19:23:16 GMT
    The World Health Organization says that compulsively playing video games now qualifies as a new mental health condition, in a move that some critics warn may risk stigmatizing its young players.More >>
    The World Health Organization says that compulsively playing video games now qualifies as a new mental health condition, in a move that some critics warn may risk stigmatizing its young players.More >>
  • Peek at the future: Electric plane cruises skies over Norway

    Peek at the future: Electric plane cruises skies over Norway

    Monday, June 18 2018 11:20 AM EDT2018-06-18 15:20:41 GMT
    Tuesday, June 19 2018 2:23 PM EDT2018-06-19 18:23:27 GMT
    (Gorm Kallestad/NTB scanpix via AP). A view of the first flight by an electric aircraft, at Olso Airport, in Gardermoen, Norway, Monday,  June 18, 2018. Norway's transportation minister and the head of the Scandinavian country's airport operator took o...(Gorm Kallestad/NTB scanpix via AP). A view of the first flight by an electric aircraft, at Olso Airport, in Gardermoen, Norway, Monday, June 18, 2018. Norway's transportation minister and the head of the Scandinavian country's airport operator took o...
    Norway's transportation minister and the head of the Scandinavian country's airport operator took off Monday for a short flight ... aboard a small, Slovenian-made two-seater electric airplane.More >>
    Norway's transportation minister and the head of the Scandinavian country's airport operator took off Monday for a short flight ... aboard a small, Slovenian-made two-seater electric airplane.More >>
  • IBM pits computer against human debaters

    IBM pits computer against human debaters

    Monday, June 18 2018 11:00 PM EDT2018-06-19 03:00:46 GMT
    Tuesday, June 19 2018 2:23 PM EDT2018-06-19 18:23:14 GMT
    (AP Photo/Eric Risberg). Noa Ovadia, left, and Dan Zafrir, right, prepare for their debate against the IBM Project Debater, Monday, June 18, 2018, in San Francisco. IBM on Monday will pit a computer against two human debaters in the first public demons...(AP Photo/Eric Risberg). Noa Ovadia, left, and Dan Zafrir, right, prepare for their debate against the IBM Project Debater, Monday, June 18, 2018, in San Francisco. IBM on Monday will pit a computer against two human debaters in the first public demons...
    IBM is pitting a computer against two human debaters in the first public demonstration of artificial intelligence technology it's been working on for more than five years.More >>
    IBM is pitting a computer against two human debaters in the first public demonstration of artificial intelligence technology it's been working on for more than five years.More >>
  • Germany will fail 2020 climate goals, now eyes 2030 target

    Germany will fail 2020 climate goals, now eyes 2030 target

    Monday, June 18 2018 6:30 AM EDT2018-06-18 10:30:00 GMT
    Tuesday, June 19 2018 12:55 PM EDT2018-06-19 16:55:58 GMT
    (AP Photo/Markus Schreiber). In this Tuesday, June 5, 2018 photo, steam rises in the air from the brown coal power plant Schwarze Pumpe in the Lusatia, (Lausitz) area in Germany.(AP Photo/Markus Schreiber). In this Tuesday, June 5, 2018 photo, steam rises in the air from the brown coal power plant Schwarze Pumpe in the Lusatia, (Lausitz) area in Germany.
    Germany's environment minister says the country will likely miss its target of cutting carbon emissions by 2020, an embarrassment for a government that wants to lead the charge on limiting climate change.More >>
    Germany's environment minister says the country will likely miss its target of cutting carbon emissions by 2020, an embarrassment for a government that wants to lead the charge on limiting climate change.More >>
  • China blasts new US tariff threat, warns it will retaliate

    China blasts new US tariff threat, warns it will retaliate

    Monday, June 18 2018 11:20 PM EDT2018-06-19 03:20:48 GMT
    Tuesday, June 19 2018 12:21 PM EDT2018-06-19 16:21:28 GMT
    China's government has denounced Trump's threat of tariffs on $200 billion of Chinese goods as blackmail and warned it would respond with "strong countermeasures".More >>
    China's government has denounced Trump's threat of tariffs on $200 billion of Chinese goods as blackmail and warned it would respond with "strong countermeasures".More >>
  • France's Macron tells teenager: Call me 'monsieur'

    France's Macron tells teenager: Call me 'monsieur'

    Tuesday, June 19 2018 8:01 AM EDT2018-06-19 12:01:14 GMT
    Tuesday, June 19 2018 10:23 AM EDT2018-06-19 14:23:09 GMT
    (Charles Platiau/Pool Photo via AP). Daniel Cordier former secretary for late French resistance leader Jean Moulin, left, shakes hands with French President Emmanuel Macron during a WWII ceremony to mark the 78th anniversary of late French Gen. Charles...(Charles Platiau/Pool Photo via AP). Daniel Cordier former secretary for late French resistance leader Jean Moulin, left, shakes hands with French President Emmanuel Macron during a WWII ceremony to mark the 78th anniversary of late French Gen. Charles...
    A video of French President Emmanuel Macron strongly admonishing a teenager who called him by a nickname is going viral on social media.More >>
    A video of French President Emmanuel Macron strongly admonishing a teenager who called him by a nickname is going viral on social media.More >>
  • Global stocks tumble after new Trump tariff threat

    Global stocks tumble after new Trump tariff threat

    Tuesday, June 19 2018 2:40 AM EDT2018-06-19 06:40:41 GMT
    Tuesday, June 19 2018 10:01 AM EDT2018-06-19 14:01:05 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon). A currency trader watches monitors at the foreign exchange dealing room of the KEB Hana Bank headquarters in Seoul, South Korea, Tuesday, June 19, 2018. Asian stocks tumbled Tuesday after U.S. President Donald Trump escalated...(AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon). A currency trader watches monitors at the foreign exchange dealing room of the KEB Hana Bank headquarters in Seoul, South Korea, Tuesday, June 19, 2018. Asian stocks tumbled Tuesday after U.S. President Donald Trump escalated...
    Asian stocks have tumbled after Trump escalated a dispute with Beijing over technology policy by threatening a tariff hike on additional Chinese goods.More >>
    Asian stocks have tumbled after Trump escalated a dispute with Beijing over technology policy by threatening a tariff hike on additional Chinese goods.More >>
  • North Korea's hacking fails to make summit talking points

    North Korea's hacking fails to make summit talking points

    Friday, June 15 2018 4:08 PM EDT2018-06-15 20:08:51 GMT
    Tuesday, June 19 2018 9:47 AM EDT2018-06-19 13:47:32 GMT
    (AP Photo/Susan Walsh,Pool). In this June 12, 2018, file photo, U.S. President Donald Trump makes a statement before saying goodbye to North Korea leader Kim Jong Un after their meetings at the Capella resort on Sentosa Island in Singapore. Trump focus...(AP Photo/Susan Walsh,Pool). In this June 12, 2018, file photo, U.S. President Donald Trump makes a statement before saying goodbye to North Korea leader Kim Jong Un after their meetings at the Capella resort on Sentosa Island in Singapore. Trump focus...
    North Korea's cyberattacks against US and its allies fails to make Singapore summit talking points 3 years after crippling Sony attack.More >>
    North Korea's cyberattacks against US and its allies fails to make Singapore summit talking points 3 years after crippling Sony attack.More >>
  • 'There was a future': Past Hawaii eruptions provide lessons

    'There was a future': Past Hawaii eruptions provide lessons

    Friday, June 15 2018 1:48 AM EDT2018-06-15 05:48:09 GMT
    Tuesday, June 19 2018 9:45 AM EDT2018-06-19 13:45:22 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gary Stewart, File). FILE - In this April 21, 1990 file photo, Mary Dressler steps onto a cooled lava flow which has filled up most of the backyard of her mother-in-law's home in the Kalapana Gardens subdivision in Kalapana, Hawaii. Lava pour...(AP Photo/Gary Stewart, File). FILE - In this April 21, 1990 file photo, Mary Dressler steps onto a cooled lava flow which has filled up most of the backyard of her mother-in-law's home in the Kalapana Gardens subdivision in Kalapana, Hawaii. Lava pour...
    A volcano on Hawaii's Big Island has destroyed more than 600 homes since it began spraying lava out of a vent on a residential street last month.More >>
    A volcano on Hawaii's Big Island has destroyed more than 600 homes since it began spraying lava out of a vent on a residential street last month.More >>
  • Director: FBI won't repeat mistakes noted in watchdog report

    Director: FBI won't repeat mistakes noted in watchdog report

    Monday, June 18 2018 2:40 PM EDT2018-06-18 18:40:21 GMT
    Tuesday, June 19 2018 7:03 AM EDT2018-06-19 11:03:04 GMT
    (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). Justice Department Inspector General Michael Horowitz, left, and FBI Director Christopher Wray wait to testify as the Senate Judiciary Committee examines the internal report of the FBI's Clinton email probe and the role ...(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). Justice Department Inspector General Michael Horowitz, left, and FBI Director Christopher Wray wait to testify as the Senate Judiciary Committee examines the internal report of the FBI's Clinton email probe and the role ...
    The Republican chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee says the Justice Department has a "serious credibility problem.".More >>
    The Republican chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee says the Justice Department has a "serious credibility problem.".More >>
  • Fitbit employees charged with having stolen trade secrets

    Fitbit employees charged with having stolen trade secrets

    Thursday, June 14 2018 9:28 PM EDT2018-06-15 01:28:04 GMT
    Tuesday, June 19 2018 6:23 AM EDT2018-06-19 10:23:44 GMT
    U.S. prosecutors have charged six current and former employees of San Francisco-based Fitbit, Inc. with possessing trade secrets stolen from rival company Jawbone.More >>
    U.S. prosecutors have charged six current and former employees of San Francisco-based Fitbit, Inc. with possessing trade secrets stolen from rival company Jawbone.More >>
  • The Latest: Saudis safe after in-flight drama at World Cup

    The Latest: Saudis safe after in-flight drama at World Cup

    Monday, June 18 2018 9:20 AM EDT2018-06-18 13:20:06 GMT
    Tuesday, June 19 2018 4:14 AM EDT2018-06-19 08:14:25 GMT
    (AP Photo/Pavel Golovkin). South Korea goalkeeper Jo Hyun-woo claims a cross during the group F match between Sweden and South Korea at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Nizhny Novgorod stadium in Nizhny Novgorod, Russia, Monday, June 18, 2018.(AP Photo/Pavel Golovkin). South Korea goalkeeper Jo Hyun-woo claims a cross during the group F match between Sweden and South Korea at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Nizhny Novgorod stadium in Nizhny Novgorod, Russia, Monday, June 18, 2018.
    Sweden and South Korea are drawing 0-0 at halftime at the World Cup.More >>
    Sweden and South Korea are drawing 0-0 at halftime at the World Cup.More >>
  • Research shows diet shift of beluga whales in Alaska inlet

    Research shows diet shift of beluga whales in Alaska inlet

    Friday, June 15 2018 7:40 PM EDT2018-06-15 23:40:20 GMT
    Tuesday, June 19 2018 3:11 AM EDT2018-06-19 07:11:37 GMT
    (Christopher Garner/Department of Defense via AP, File). FILE - In this August, 2009, file photo provided by the Department of Defense, a Cook Inlet beluga whale calf, left, and an adult breach near Anchorage, Alaska. A new study concludes that endange...(Christopher Garner/Department of Defense via AP, File). FILE - In this August, 2009, file photo provided by the Department of Defense, a Cook Inlet beluga whale calf, left, and an adult breach near Anchorage, Alaska. A new study concludes that endange...
    A new study concludes that endangered beluga whales in Cook Inlet in Alaska changed their diet over five decades from saltwater prey to fish and crustaceans influenced by freshwater.More >>
    A new study concludes that endangered beluga whales in Cook Inlet in Alaska changed their diet over five decades from saltwater prey to fish and crustaceans influenced by freshwater.More >>
  • Authorities: Rapper XXXTentacion shot dead in Florida

    Authorities: Rapper XXXTentacion shot dead in Florida

    Monday, June 18 2018 7:10 PM EDT2018-06-18 23:10:18 GMT
    Tuesday, June 19 2018 12:50 AM EDT2018-06-19 04:50:29 GMT
    Authorities say troubled rapper-singer XXXTentacion was shot and killed in Florida. The Broward Sheriff's Office says the 20-year-old rising star was pronounced dead Monday evening at a Fort Lauderdale-area hospital.More >>
    Authorities say troubled rapper-singer XXXTentacion was shot and killed in Florida. The Broward Sheriff's Office says the 20-year-old rising star was pronounced dead Monday evening at a Fort Lauderdale-area hospital.More >>
  • Asian stocks tumble after new Trump tariff threat

    Asian stocks tumble after new Trump tariff threat

    Monday, June 18 2018 10:40 AM EDT2018-06-18 14:40:08 GMT
    Tuesday, June 19 2018 12:41 AM EDT2018-06-19 04:41:56 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File). FILE- In this Jan. 2, 2018, file photo, a trader talks on his phone before the start of trading at the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Monday, June 18.(AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File). FILE- In this Jan. 2, 2018, file photo, a trader talks on his phone before the start of trading at the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Monday, June 18.
    Health care companies, consumer products makers and technology companies decline as US stock indexes follow global markets lower.More >>
    Health care companies, consumer products makers and technology companies decline as US stock indexes follow global markets lower.More >>
  • Unapologetic Trump digs in on immigration despite outrage

    Unapologetic Trump digs in on immigration despite outrage

    Monday, June 18 2018 4:19 AM EDT2018-06-18 08:19:59 GMT
    Tuesday, June 19 2018 12:34 AM EDT2018-06-19 04:34:20 GMT
    (Butch Comegys/The Times-Tribune via AP). U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions speaks on immigration policy and law enforcement actions at Lackawanna College in downtown Scranton, Pa., on Friday, June 15, 2018.(Butch Comegys/The Times-Tribune via AP). U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions speaks on immigration policy and law enforcement actions at Lackawanna College in downtown Scranton, Pa., on Friday, June 15, 2018.
    The emotional policy of separating children from their parents is also starting to divide Republicans as Democrats turned up the pressure.More >>
    The emotional policy of separating children from their parents is also starting to divide Republicans as Democrats turned up the pressure.More >>
  • Senate backs bill blocking deal with Chinese telecom firm

    Senate backs bill blocking deal with Chinese telecom firm

    Monday, June 18 2018 4:11 PM EDT2018-06-18 20:11:00 GMT
    Tuesday, June 19 2018 12:34 AM EDT2018-06-19 04:34:00 GMT
    The Senate is set to pass a defense policy bill that would block a White House plan to allow Chinese telecom giant ZTE to buy component parts from the U.S.More >>
    The Senate is set to pass a defense policy bill that would block a White House plan to allow Chinese telecom giant ZTE to buy component parts from the U.S.More >>
  • Authorities: Rapper XXXTentacion shot dead in Florida

    Authorities: Rapper XXXTentacion shot dead in Florida

    Tuesday, June 19 2018 12:10 AM EDT2018-06-19 04:10:36 GMT
    Tuesday, June 19 2018 12:12 AM EDT2018-06-19 04:12:53 GMT
    (Miami Dade Dept of Corrections via AP). This 2017 arrest photo made available by the Miami Dade Dept. of Corrections shows Jahseh Onfroy, also known as the rapper XXXTentacion, under arrest. Onfroy was shot and killed, Monday, June 18, 2018, in Deerfi...(Miami Dade Dept of Corrections via AP). This 2017 arrest photo made available by the Miami Dade Dept. of Corrections shows Jahseh Onfroy, also known as the rapper XXXTentacion, under arrest. Onfroy was shot and killed, Monday, June 18, 2018, in Deerfi...
    Authorities say troubled rapper-singer XXXTentacion was shot and killed in Florida. The Broward Sheriff's Office says the 20-year-old rising star was pronounced dead Monday evening at a Fort Lauderdale-area hospital.More >>
    Authorities say troubled rapper-singer XXXTentacion was shot and killed in Florida. The Broward Sheriff's Office says the 20-year-old rising star was pronounced dead Monday evening at a Fort Lauderdale-area hospital.More >>
  • The Latest: Cruz promises bill to deal with border crisis

    The Latest: Cruz promises bill to deal with border crisis

    Monday, June 18 2018 10:50 AM EDT2018-06-18 14:50:17 GMT
    Monday, June 18 2018 8:30 PM EDT2018-06-19 00:30:28 GMT
    (U.S. Customs and Border Protection's Rio Grande Valley Sector via AP). In this photo provided by U.S. Customs and Border Protection, people who've been taken into custody related to cases of illegal entry into the United States, rest in one of the cag...(U.S. Customs and Border Protection's Rio Grande Valley Sector via AP). In this photo provided by U.S. Customs and Border Protection, people who've been taken into custody related to cases of illegal entry into the United States, rest in one of the cag...
    Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen says officials will not apologize for enforcing immigration laws that result in the separation of children from their parents.More >>
    Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen says officials will not apologize for enforcing immigration laws that result in the separation of children from their parents.More >>
  • Google to invest $550 million in Alibaba rival JD.com

    Google to invest $550 million in Alibaba rival JD.com

    Monday, June 18 2018 4:09 AM EDT2018-06-18 08:09:57 GMT
    Monday, June 18 2018 7:50 PM EDT2018-06-18 23:50:49 GMT
    Google says it will invest $550 million in Alibaba's main rival JD.com as the U.S. tech giant seeks to expand in fast-growing Asian e-commerce markets.More >>
    Google says it will invest $550 million in Alibaba's main rival JD.com as the U.S. tech giant seeks to expand in fast-growing Asian e-commerce markets.More >>
  • The Latest: Senate backs bill blocking deal with firm ZTE

    The Latest: Senate backs bill blocking deal with firm ZTE

    Monday, June 18 2018 6:50 PM EDT2018-06-18 22:50:35 GMT
    Monday, June 18 2018 6:53 PM EDT2018-06-18 22:53:47 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ng Han Guan, File). FILE - In this May 8, 2018, file photo, a woman passes by a ZTE building in Beijing, China. Chinese tech giant ZTE Corp.'s chairman promised no further compliance violations and apologized to customers in a letter Friday, ...(AP Photo/Ng Han Guan, File). FILE - In this May 8, 2018, file photo, a woman passes by a ZTE building in Beijing, China. Chinese tech giant ZTE Corp.'s chairman promised no further compliance violations and apologized to customers in a letter Friday, ...
    Senate approves defense policy bill that would block a White House plan to allow Chinese telecom giant ZTE to buy component parts from the U.S.More >>
    Senate approves defense policy bill that would block a White House plan to allow Chinese telecom giant ZTE to buy component parts from the U.S.More >>
  • AT&T, Time Warner close $81B merger 2 days after judge OKs

    AT&T, Time Warner close $81B merger 2 days after judge OKs

    Thursday, June 14 2018 9:38 PM EDT2018-06-15 01:38:04 GMT
    Monday, June 18 2018 6:35 PM EDT2018-06-18 22:35:34 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE - In this Wednesday, June 13, 2018, file photo, the logos for Time Warner and AT&T appear above alternate trading posts on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. A federal judge has approved the $85 billion me...(AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE - In this Wednesday, June 13, 2018, file photo, the logos for Time Warner and AT&T appear above alternate trading posts on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. A federal judge has approved the $85 billion me...
    AT&T and Time Warner have completed their merger, one of the biggest media deals ever, just two days after a federal judge approved the combination over objections by the Trump Justice Department that it would hurt...More >>
    AT&T and Time Warner have completed their merger, one of the biggest media deals ever, just two days after a federal judge approved the combination over objections by the Trump Justice Department that it would hurt consumers.More >>
  • California moves to clear coffee of cancer-risk stigma

    California moves to clear coffee of cancer-risk stigma

    Saturday, June 16 2018 1:38 AM EDT2018-06-16 05:38:53 GMT
    Monday, June 18 2018 4:22 PM EDT2018-06-18 20:22:28 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Vogel, File). FILE - In this Sept. 22, 2017, file photo, a barista pours steamed milk into a cup of coffee at a cafe in Los Angeles. State health officials proposed a regulation change Friday, June 15, 2018, that would declare coffee ...(AP Photo/Richard Vogel, File). FILE - In this Sept. 22, 2017, file photo, a barista pours steamed milk into a cup of coffee at a cafe in Los Angeles. State health officials proposed a regulation change Friday, June 15, 2018, that would declare coffee ...
    California officials, having concluded coffee drinking is not a risky pastime, are proposing a regulation that will essentially tell consumers of America's favorite beverage they can drink up without fear.More >>
    California officials, having concluded coffee drinking is not a risky pastime, are proposing a regulation that will essentially tell consumers of America's favorite beverage they can drink up without fear.More >>
  • US serial sperm donor banned from donating in Israel

    US serial sperm donor banned from donating in Israel

    Monday, June 18 2018 1:40 PM EDT2018-06-18 17:40:24 GMT
    Monday, June 18 2018 3:42 PM EDT2018-06-18 19:42:20 GMT
    Serial sperm donor Ari Nagel, an American who has fathered 33 children, with 10 more on the way, has recently been banned from donating his sperm in Israel, where he first fathered a child using artificial...More >>
    Serial sperm donor Ari Nagel, an American who has fathered 33 children, with 10 more on the way, has recently been banned from donating his sperm in Israel, where he first fathered a child using artificial insemination.More >>
  • Lawsuit over white nationalist's Twitter ban clears hurdle

    Lawsuit over white nationalist's Twitter ban clears hurdle

    Friday, June 15 2018 10:48 AM EDT2018-06-15 14:48:26 GMT
    Monday, June 18 2018 2:53 PM EDT2018-06-18 18:53:29 GMT
    A California judge has refused to dismiss a lawsuit that accuses Twitter of violating the free speech rights of a leading figure in the white nationalist movement by permanently banning his social media account.More >>
    A California judge has refused to dismiss a lawsuit that accuses Twitter of violating the free speech rights of a leading figure in the white nationalist movement by permanently banning his social media account.More >>
  • Many animals are shifting from day to night to avoid people

    Many animals are shifting from day to night to avoid people

    Thursday, June 14 2018 2:22 PM EDT2018-06-14 18:22:03 GMT
    Monday, June 18 2018 1:45 PM EDT2018-06-18 17:45:01 GMT
    Fear of people is driving many animals around the globe to shift from day to night to avoid people.More >>
    Fear of people is driving many animals around the globe to shift from day to night to avoid people.More >>
  • Theranos CEO Elizabeth Holmes charged with criminal fraud

    Theranos CEO Elizabeth Holmes charged with criminal fraud

    Friday, June 15 2018 6:38 PM EDT2018-06-15 22:38:32 GMT
    Monday, June 18 2018 11:26 AM EDT2018-06-18 15:26:11 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu, File). FILE - In this Nov. 2, 2015, file photo, Elizabeth Holmes, founder and CEO of Theranos, speaks at the Fortune Global Forum in San Francisco. Federal prosecutors said Friday, June 15, 2018, they have indicted Holmes on crimin...(AP Photo/Jeff Chiu, File). FILE - In this Nov. 2, 2015, file photo, Elizabeth Holmes, founder and CEO of Theranos, speaks at the Fortune Global Forum in San Francisco. Federal prosecutors said Friday, June 15, 2018, they have indicted Holmes on crimin...
    Federal prosecutors indict Theranos founder Elizabeth Holmes and her second-in-command with criminal fraud charges.More >>
    Federal prosecutors indict Theranos founder Elizabeth Holmes and her second-in-command with criminal fraud charges.More >>
  • Google barely moves needle on gender, diversity in workforce

    Google barely moves needle on gender, diversity in workforce

    Thursday, June 14 2018 8:57 PM EDT2018-06-15 00:57:58 GMT
    Monday, June 18 2018 11:25 AM EDT2018-06-18 15:25:55 GMT
    Google barely pushed up the percentage of women and under-represented minorities among its ranks, while it got less white and more Asian over the past year.More >>
    Google barely pushed up the percentage of women and under-represented minorities among its ranks, while it got less white and more Asian over the past year.More >>
  • Germany wants EU-wide safety system for truck 'blind spots'

    Germany wants EU-wide safety system for truck 'blind spots'

    Friday, June 15 2018 10:08 AM EDT2018-06-15 14:08:16 GMT
    Monday, June 18 2018 11:01 AM EDT2018-06-18 15:01:56 GMT
    Germany's transport minister wants trucks fitted with compulsory 'blind spot' safety systems to prevent pedestrians and cyclists from being killed by careless drivers.More >>
    Germany's transport minister wants trucks fitted with compulsory 'blind spot' safety systems to prevent pedestrians and cyclists from being killed by careless drivers.More >>
  • Ford: Detroit train station key to autonomous vehicle plans

    Ford: Detroit train station key to autonomous vehicle plans

    Sunday, June 17 2018 12:19 AM EDT2018-06-17 04:19:18 GMT
    Monday, June 18 2018 10:01 AM EDT2018-06-18 14:01:04 GMT
    (AP Photo/Paul Sancya). In this Thursday, June 14, 2018 photo, Bill Ford Jr., Ford Motor Company Executive Chairman and Chairman of the Board, poses in the Michigan Central Station in Detroit. Ford Motor Co. is embarking on a 4-year renovation of the 1...(AP Photo/Paul Sancya). In this Thursday, June 14, 2018 photo, Bill Ford Jr., Ford Motor Company Executive Chairman and Chairman of the Board, poses in the Michigan Central Station in Detroit. Ford Motor Co. is embarking on a 4-year renovation of the 1...
    Bill Ford looks past the tons of paint, plaster and steel needed to remake Detroit's blighted Michigan Central train station and sees more than just an iconic building in desperate need of a makeover.More >>
    Bill Ford looks past the tons of paint, plaster and steel needed to remake Detroit's blighted Michigan Central train station and sees more than just an iconic building in desperate need of a makeover.More >>
  • Work begins to boost airflow at US nuclear repository

    Work begins to boost airflow at US nuclear repository

    Thursday, June 14 2018 4:18 PM EDT2018-06-14 20:18:01 GMT
    Monday, June 18 2018 9:13 AM EDT2018-06-18 13:13:13 GMT
    (AP Photo/Susan Montoya Bryan, File). FILE - This March 6, 2014 file photo shows the idled Waste Isolation Pilot Plant, the nation's only underground nuclear waste repository, near Carlsbad, N.M. Work has started on a new ventilation system that will c...(AP Photo/Susan Montoya Bryan, File). FILE - This March 6, 2014 file photo shows the idled Waste Isolation Pilot Plant, the nation's only underground nuclear waste repository, near Carlsbad, N.M. Work has started on a new ventilation system that will c...
    Work has started on a new ventilation system that will clear the way for more radioactive waste to be hauled underground and disposed of at the U.S. government's nuclear repository in southern New Mexico.More >>
    Work has started on a new ventilation system that will clear the way for more radioactive waste to be hauled underground and disposed of at the U.S. government's nuclear repository in southern New Mexico.More >>
  • China hikes tariffs on US soybeans, electric cars, fish

    China hikes tariffs on US soybeans, electric cars, fish

    Friday, June 15 2018 6:18 AM EDT2018-06-15 10:18:12 GMT
    Monday, June 18 2018 6:00 AM EDT2018-06-18 10:00:42 GMT
    China says it will retaliate against any move by the U.S. to impose punishing tariffs on tens of billions of dollars of Chinese goods.More >>
    China says it will retaliate against any move by the U.S. to impose punishing tariffs on tens of billions of dollars of Chinese goods.More >>
  • How Fox's businesses would match up with Disney and Comcast

    How Fox's businesses would match up with Disney and Comcast

    Thursday, June 14 2018 2:37 AM EDT2018-06-14 06:37:30 GMT
    Monday, June 18 2018 5:53 AM EDT2018-06-18 09:53:19 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE - This Aug. 1, 2017, file photo shows the Twenty-First Century Fox sign outside of the News Corporation headquarters building in New York.  The potential for another media megadeal are sending shares of Comcast, Twen...(AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE - This Aug. 1, 2017, file photo shows the Twenty-First Century Fox sign outside of the News Corporation headquarters building in New York. The potential for another media megadeal are sending shares of Comcast, Twen...
    The battle over Fox's assets between Comcast and Disney is heating up as the media landscape changes and content distributors aim to be more involved in content creation.More >>
    The battle over Fox's assets between Comcast and Disney is heating up as the media landscape changes and content distributors aim to be more involved in content creation.More >>
  • 'Jeopardy!' winner could get prison for sneaking into emails

    'Jeopardy!' winner could get prison for sneaking into emails

    Saturday, June 16 2018 4:19 PM EDT2018-06-16 20:19:05 GMT
    Monday, June 18 2018 5:21 AM EDT2018-06-18 09:21:10 GMT
    (Mike Dickie/The Daily Telegram via AP). In this Oct. 2012 photo, Stephanie Jass of Tecumseh, Mich., poses at Adrian College in Adrian, Mich. The former "Jeopardy!" winner has been charged with illegally accessing co-workers' email accounts at a small ...(Mike Dickie/The Daily Telegram via AP). In this Oct. 2012 photo, Stephanie Jass of Tecumseh, Mich., poses at Adrian College in Adrian, Mich. The former "Jeopardy!" winner has been charged with illegally accessing co-workers' email accounts at a small ...
    A seven-time "Jeopardy!" winner who taught history at a small Michigan college faces up to five years in prison for sneaking into the email accounts of other professors, administrators and students.More >>
    A seven-time "Jeopardy!" winner who taught history at a small Michigan college faces up to five years in prison for sneaking into the email accounts of other professors, administrators and students.More >>
  • A trade war looms as Trump slaps tariffs on Chinese imports

    A trade war looms as Trump slaps tariffs on Chinese imports

    Friday, June 15 2018 12:38 AM EDT2018-06-15 04:38:04 GMT
    Monday, June 18 2018 4:50 AM EDT2018-06-18 08:50:09 GMT
    (Thomas Peter/Pool Photo via AP, File). FILE - In this Nov. 9, 2017, file photo, U.S. President Donald Trump China's President Xi Jinping arrive for the state dinner with the first ladies at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, China. Trump is clos...(Thomas Peter/Pool Photo via AP, File). FILE - In this Nov. 9, 2017, file photo, U.S. President Donald Trump China's President Xi Jinping arrive for the state dinner with the first ladies at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, China. Trump is clos...
    President Donald Trump has approved a plan to impose tariffs on tens of billions of dollars of Chinese goods.More >>
    President Donald Trump has approved a plan to impose tariffs on tens of billions of dollars of Chinese goods.More >>
  • Spacewalking astronauts set up TV cameras for arriving ships

    Spacewalking astronauts set up TV cameras for arriving ships

    Thursday, June 14 2018 8:17 AM EDT2018-06-14 12:17:45 GMT
    Monday, June 18 2018 3:31 AM EDT2018-06-18 07:31:27 GMT
    Spacewalking astronauts are setting up TVs for new crew capsules set to arrive in coming months.More >>
    Spacewalking astronauts are setting up TVs for new crew capsules set to arrive in coming months.More >>
  • CERN starts major upgrade to reap more data at atom smasher

    CERN starts major upgrade to reap more data at atom smasher

    Friday, June 15 2018 5:18 AM EDT2018-06-15 09:18:10 GMT
    Monday, June 18 2018 3:31 AM EDT2018-06-18 07:31:23 GMT
    The world's largest particle smasher is kicking off a major upgrade to churn out 10 times more data and help unlock the secrets of physics.More >>
    The world's largest particle smasher is kicking off a major upgrade to churn out 10 times more data and help unlock the secrets of physics.More >>
  • Maradona responds to report of racist gesture to Asian fan

    Maradona responds to report of racist gesture to Asian fan

    Sunday, June 17 2018 8:09 AM EDT2018-06-17 12:09:27 GMT
    Sunday, June 17 2018 8:11 AM EDT2018-06-17 12:11:19 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ricardo Mazalan). Former soccer star Diego Maradona, center, watches the group D match between Argentina and Iceland at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Spartak Stadium in Moscow, Russia, Saturday, June 16, 2018.(AP Photo/Ricardo Mazalan). Former soccer star Diego Maradona, center, watches the group D match between Argentina and Iceland at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Spartak Stadium in Moscow, Russia, Saturday, June 16, 2018.
    Diego Maradona has given his version of an exchange with an Asian fan at a World Cup game in Moscow that witnesses perceived as racist.More >>
    Diego Maradona has given his version of an exchange with an Asian fan at a World Cup game in Moscow that witnesses perceived as racist.More >>
  • Study: 2014 Napa quake may be linked to groundwater changes

    Study: 2014 Napa quake may be linked to groundwater changes

    Wednesday, June 13 2018 7:07 PM EDT2018-06-13 23:07:25 GMT
    Sunday, June 17 2018 6:02 AM EDT2018-06-17 10:02:19 GMT
    New research suggests the magnitude 6.0 earthquake that rocked California wine country in August 2014 may have been caused by an expansion of Earth's crust due to seasonally receding groundwater under the Napa and...More >>
    New research suggests the magnitude 6.0 earthquake that rocked California wine country in August 2014 may have been caused by an expansion of Earth's crust due to seasonally receding groundwater under the Napa and Sonoma valleys.More >>
  • Technology helps France beat gritty Australia 2-1 in Group C

    Technology helps France beat gritty Australia 2-1 in Group C

    Saturday, June 16 2018 8:08 AM EDT2018-06-16 12:08:54 GMT
    Saturday, June 16 2018 6:21 PM EDT2018-06-16 22:21:18 GMT
    (AP Photo/Darko Bandic). France player celebrate after scoring their side's second goal during the group C match between France and Australia at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Kazan Arena in Kazan, Russia, Saturday, June 16, 2018.(AP Photo/Darko Bandic). France player celebrate after scoring their side's second goal during the group C match between France and Australia at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Kazan Arena in Kazan, Russia, Saturday, June 16, 2018.
    Technology twice helped France at the World Cup in its 2-1 victory over Australia in Group C.More >>
    Technology twice helped France at the World Cup in its 2-1 victory over Australia in Group C.More >>
  • The Latest: China fires back at US, raises own tariffs

    The Latest: China fires back at US, raises own tariffs

    Friday, June 15 2018 4:08 AM EDT2018-06-15 08:08:52 GMT
    Saturday, June 16 2018 1:39 PM EDT2018-06-16 17:39:25 GMT
    (AP Photo/Stephen B. Morton, File). FILE- In this Jan. 30, 2018, file photo, a ship to shore crane loads two shipping containers together onto a vessel at the Georgia Ports Authority's Port of Savannah in Savannah, Ga. China's government renewed its th...(AP Photo/Stephen B. Morton, File). FILE- In this Jan. 30, 2018, file photo, a ship to shore crane loads two shipping containers together onto a vessel at the Georgia Ports Authority's Port of Savannah in Savannah, Ga. China's government renewed its th...
    China says it will retaliate against any move by the U.S. to impose punishing tariffs on tens of billions of dollars of Chinese goods.More >>
    China says it will retaliate against any move by the U.S. to impose punishing tariffs on tens of billions of dollars of Chinese goods.More >>
  • Summit does not deal with North Korea's hacking

    Summit does not deal with North Korea's hacking

    Saturday, June 16 2018 12:58 AM EDT2018-06-16 04:58:48 GMT
    Saturday, June 16 2018 11:10 AM EDT2018-06-16 15:10:21 GMT
    (AP Photo/Susan Walsh,Pool). In this June 12, 2018, file photo, U.S. President Donald Trump makes a statement before saying goodbye to North Korea leader Kim Jong Un after their meetings at the Capella resort on Sentosa Island in Singapore. Trump focus...(AP Photo/Susan Walsh,Pool). In this June 12, 2018, file photo, U.S. President Donald Trump makes a statement before saying goodbye to North Korea leader Kim Jong Un after their meetings at the Capella resort on Sentosa Island in Singapore. Trump focus...
    North Korea's cyberattacks against US and its allies fails to make Singapore summit talking points 3 years after crippling Sony attack.More >>
    North Korea's cyberattacks against US and its allies fails to make Singapore summit talking points 3 years after crippling Sony attack.More >>
  • NASA rover knocked out as gigantic dust storm envelops Mars

    NASA rover knocked out as gigantic dust storm envelops Mars

    Wednesday, June 13 2018 10:47 AM EDT2018-06-13 14:47:26 GMT
    Saturday, June 16 2018 6:30 AM EDT2018-06-16 10:30:27 GMT
    NASA's rover Opportunity has fallen silent as a gigantic dust storm envelops Mars and blots out the sun.More >>
    NASA's rover Opportunity has fallen silent as a gigantic dust storm envelops Mars and blots out the sun.More >>
  • California moves to declare coffee safe from cancer risk

    California moves to declare coffee safe from cancer risk

    Friday, June 15 2018 7:40 PM EDT2018-06-15 23:40:02 GMT
    Saturday, June 16 2018 12:51 AM EDT2018-06-16 04:51:51 GMT
    California health officials are proposing a regulation change that would declare coffee doesn't present a significant cancer risk.More >>
    California health officials are proposing a regulation change that would declare coffee doesn't present a significant cancer risk.More >>
  • US resumes destroying obsolete chemical weapons in Colorado

    US resumes destroying obsolete chemical weapons in Colorado

    Wednesday, June 13 2018 8:17 PM EDT2018-06-14 00:17:19 GMT
    Friday, June 15 2018 7:49 PM EDT2018-06-15 23:49:56 GMT
    (AP Photo/Brennan Linsley, File). FILE - In this Jan. 29, 2015, file photo, a remotely controlled robot handles an inert simulated chemical munition during training at the Pueblo Chemical Depot in southern Colorado. The Army announced Wednesday, June 1...(AP Photo/Brennan Linsley, File). FILE - In this Jan. 29, 2015, file photo, a remotely controlled robot handles an inert simulated chemical munition during training at the Pueblo Chemical Depot in southern Colorado. The Army announced Wednesday, June 1...
    The U.S. Army has resumed destroying obsolete chemical weapons at a Colorado depot after a nine-month shutdown for repairs.More >>
    The U.S. Army has resumed destroying obsolete chemical weapons at a Colorado depot after a nine-month shutdown for repairs.More >>
  • Science Says: What happens when researchers make mistakes

    Science Says: What happens when researchers make mistakes

    Wednesday, June 13 2018 5:10 PM EDT2018-06-13 21:10:53 GMT
    Friday, June 15 2018 6:20 PM EDT2018-06-15 22:20:59 GMT
    (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer). FILE - This Dec. 29, 2011 file photo shows the entrance to the editorial offices of the New England Journal of Medicine in Boston. On Wednesday, June 13, 2018, the journal retracted and republished a landmark study on the Medi...(AP Photo/Michael Dwyer). FILE - This Dec. 29, 2011 file photo shows the entrance to the editorial offices of the New England Journal of Medicine in Boston. On Wednesday, June 13, 2018, the journal retracted and republished a landmark study on the Medi...
    Corrections in a top medical journal and an investigation of research misconduct allegations at a major university give a glimpse into how scientists set the record straight when mistakes are made.More >>
    Corrections in a top medical journal and an investigation of research misconduct allegations at a major university give a glimpse into how scientists set the record straight when mistakes are made.More >>
  • Microsoft follows Amazon in pursuit of cashier-less stores

    Microsoft follows Amazon in pursuit of cashier-less stores

    Thursday, June 14 2018 1:38 PM EDT2018-06-14 17:38:24 GMT
    Friday, June 15 2018 6:14 PM EDT2018-06-15 22:14:38 GMT
    Microsoft is working on automated checkout technology that could help retailers compete with Amazon's new cashier-less stores.More >>
    Microsoft is working on automated checkout technology that could help retailers compete with Amazon's new cashier-less stores.More >>
  • The Latest: Sessions to deal with 'any problems' in FBI

    The Latest: Sessions to deal with 'any problems' in FBI

    Friday, June 15 2018 7:18 AM EDT2018-06-15 11:18:38 GMT
    Friday, June 15 2018 5:49 PM EDT2018-06-15 21:49:04 GMT
    (AP Photo/Cliff Owen, File). FILE - In this Jan. 10, 2017 file photo, then-FBI Director James Comey testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington.(AP Photo/Cliff Owen, File). FILE - In this Jan. 10, 2017 file photo, then-FBI Director James Comey testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington.
    FBI report says anti-Trump texts "cast a cloud" over Clinton investigation, sullied FBI's reputation.More >>
    FBI report says anti-Trump texts "cast a cloud" over Clinton investigation, sullied FBI's reputation.More >>
  • Markets Right Now: Trade tensions send US markets lower

    Markets Right Now: Trade tensions send US markets lower

    Friday, June 15 2018 9:48 AM EDT2018-06-15 13:48:40 GMT
    Friday, June 15 2018 5:21 PM EDT2018-06-15 21:21:21 GMT
    (AP Photo/Kathy Willens, File). FILE- In this April 26, 2018, file photo, Vincent Pepe stands outside the New York Stock Exchange where he works in the Financial District in New York. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Friday, June 15.(AP Photo/Kathy Willens, File). FILE- In this April 26, 2018, file photo, Vincent Pepe stands outside the New York Stock Exchange where he works in the Financial District in New York. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Friday, June 15.
    Stocks are opening lower after the US announced tariffs on $50 billion worth of imports from China.More >>
    Stocks are opening lower after the US announced tariffs on $50 billion worth of imports from China.More >>
  • Ancient Native American remains reburied on California isle

    Ancient Native American remains reburied on California isle

    Thursday, June 14 2018 3:08 PM EDT2018-06-14 19:08:18 GMT
    Friday, June 15 2018 4:04 PM EDT2018-06-15 20:04:16 GMT
    (AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes,File). FILE - In this Jan. 2009 file photo waves break on San Miguel Island, off the coast of Southern California. The remains of a Native American man who died 10,000 years ago have been returned to the island off the South...(AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes,File). FILE - In this Jan. 2009 file photo waves break on San Miguel Island, off the coast of Southern California. The remains of a Native American man who died 10,000 years ago have been returned to the island off the South...
    The remains of a Native American man who died 10,000 years ago have been returned to an island off Southern California where they were discovered in 2005.More >>
    The remains of a Native American man who died 10,000 years ago have been returned to an island off Southern California where they were discovered in 2005.More >>
  • The Latest: UAE says delivering aid to Yemen's Hodeida

    The Latest: UAE says delivering aid to Yemen's Hodeida

    Friday, June 15 2018 4:58 AM EDT2018-06-15 08:58:11 GMT
    Friday, June 15 2018 4:02 PM EDT2018-06-15 20:02:16 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jon Gambrell, File). FILE - In this Friday, Feb. 2, 2018, file photo, a Yemeni soldier allied to the country's internationally recognized government unslings his machine gun on the outskirts of Sanaa, Yemen. Yemen's yearslong war between Shii...(AP Photo/Jon Gambrell, File). FILE - In this Friday, Feb. 2, 2018, file photo, a Yemeni soldier allied to the country's internationally recognized government unslings his machine gun on the outskirts of Sanaa, Yemen. Yemen's yearslong war between Shii...
    Top Emirati official says Saudi-led campaign to retake Yemen's port city of Hodeida "means that the Houthis will no longer be able to impose their will at the barrel of a gun.".More >>
    Top Emirati official says Saudi-led campaign to retake Yemen's port city of Hodeida "means that the Houthis will no longer be able to impose their will at the barrel of a gun.".More >>
  • Apple closing iPhone security gap used by law enforcement

    Apple closing iPhone security gap used by law enforcement

    Thursday, June 14 2018 1:07 AM EDT2018-06-14 05:07:32 GMT
    Friday, June 15 2018 3:52 PM EDT2018-06-15 19:52:04 GMT
    Apple closing iPhone security gap used by law enforcement.More >>
    Apple closing iPhone security gap used by law enforcement.More >>
  • Yelp shuts down teachers' account sharing student reviews

    Yelp shuts down teachers' account sharing student reviews

    Friday, June 15 2018 3:28 PM EDT2018-06-15 19:28:36 GMT
    Friday, June 15 2018 3:35 PM EDT2018-06-15 19:35:55 GMT
    Yelp is shutting down accounts used by a Boston teacher to post rave restaurant reviews written by her third-grade students.More >>
    Yelp is shutting down accounts used by a Boston teacher to post rave restaurant reviews written by her third-grade students.More >>
  • How do you count deaths from a hurricane?

    How do you count deaths from a hurricane?

    Tuesday, June 12 2018 6:37 PM EDT2018-06-12 22:37:07 GMT
    Friday, June 15 2018 1:21 PM EDT2018-06-15 17:21:29 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ramon Espinosa). FILE - In this Friday, June 1, 2018 file photo, a child shines a light on hundreds of shoes at a memorial for those killed by Hurricane Maria, in front of the Puerto Rico Capitol in San Juan. In June 2018, two bills were intr...(AP Photo/Ramon Espinosa). FILE - In this Friday, June 1, 2018 file photo, a child shines a light on hundreds of shoes at a memorial for those killed by Hurricane Maria, in front of the Puerto Rico Capitol in San Juan. In June 2018, two bills were intr...
    Puerto Rico's hurricane death count revives debate about how to count disaster-related deaths.More >>
    Puerto Rico's hurricane death count revives debate about how to count disaster-related deaths.More >>
  • The Latest: AT&T, Time Warner complete major merger

    The Latest: AT&T, Time Warner complete major merger

    Thursday, June 14 2018 8:37 PM EDT2018-06-15 00:37:58 GMT
    Friday, June 15 2018 10:24 AM EDT2018-06-15 14:24:25 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE - In this Wednesday, June 13, 2018, file photo, the logos for Time Warner and AT&T appear above alternate trading posts on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. A federal judge has approved the $85 billion me...(AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE - In this Wednesday, June 13, 2018, file photo, the logos for Time Warner and AT&T appear above alternate trading posts on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. A federal judge has approved the $85 billion me...
    The Latest: AT&T, Time Warner complete major merger.More >>
    The Latest: AT&T, Time Warner complete major merger.More >>
  • Antarctica's ice sheet is melting 3 times faster than before

    Antarctica's ice sheet is melting 3 times faster than before

    Wednesday, June 13 2018 1:37 PM EDT2018-06-13 17:37:26 GMT
    Friday, June 15 2018 9:43 AM EDT2018-06-15 13:43:30 GMT
    A massive new international study finds that Antarctica is melting three times faster than it used to.More >>
    A massive new international study finds that Antarctica is melting three times faster than it used to.More >>
  • The Latest: Hoax tweet adds to German government tensions

    The Latest: Hoax tweet adds to German government tensions

    Friday, June 15 2018 7:08 AM EDT2018-06-15 11:08:19 GMT
    Friday, June 15 2018 8:02 AM EDT2018-06-15 12:02:11 GMT
    (Michael Kappeler/dpa via AP). In this Wednesday, June 13, 2018 photo, German Chancellor Angela Merkel, right, talks to Interior Minister Horst Seehofer, left, prior to the weekly cabinet meeting at the chancellery in Berlin.(Michael Kappeler/dpa via AP). In this Wednesday, June 13, 2018 photo, German Chancellor Angela Merkel, right, talks to Interior Minister Horst Seehofer, left, prior to the weekly cabinet meeting at the chancellery in Berlin.
    Some media in Germany briefly fell for a hoax tweet announcing that Interior Minister Horst Seehofer had broken up his Bavarian party's decades-old alliance with Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservatives in a...More >>
    Some media in Germany briefly fell for a hoax tweet announcing that Interior Minister Horst Seehofer had broken up his Bavarian party's decades-old alliance with Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservatives in a dispute over migration.More >>
  • UN report: Debris from missiles that hit Saudis from Iran

    UN report: Debris from missiles that hit Saudis from Iran

    Friday, June 15 2018 12:08 AM EDT2018-06-15 04:08:02 GMT
    Friday, June 15 2018 7:50 AM EDT2018-06-15 11:50:12 GMT
    Secretary-General Antonio Guterres says the UN has determined that debris from five ballistic missiles launched from Yemen into Saudi Arabia contained components manufactured in Iran and shared key design features...More >>
    Secretary-General Antonio Guterres says the UN has determined that debris from five ballistic missiles launched from Yemen into Saudi Arabia contained components manufactured in Iran and shared key design features with an Iranian missile.More >>
  • Musk company to build Chicago-to-O'Hare express transport

    Musk company to build Chicago-to-O'Hare express transport

    Thursday, June 14 2018 7:27 AM EDT2018-06-14 11:27:44 GMT
    Friday, June 15 2018 3:39 AM EDT2018-06-15 07:39:19 GMT
    A company founded by Tesla CEO Elon Musk has been selected to build a high-speed underground transportation system that will whisk passengers from downtown Chicago to O'Hare International Airport in minutes.More >>
    A company founded by Tesla CEO Elon Musk has been selected to build a high-speed underground transportation system that will whisk passengers from downtown Chicago to O'Hare International Airport in minutes.More >>
  • Trump approves plan to impose tough China tariffs

    Trump approves plan to impose tough China tariffs

    Thursday, June 14 2018 4:38 PM EDT2018-06-14 20:38:21 GMT
    Friday, June 15 2018 3:29 AM EDT2018-06-15 07:29:47 GMT
    President Donald Trump is closing in on a decision to impose tariffs on Chinese goods, a move that could put his trade policies on a collision course with his push to get rid the Korean peninsula of nuclear weapons.More >>
    President Donald Trump is closing in on a decision to impose tariffs on Chinese goods, a move that could put his trade policies on a collision course with his push to get rid the Korean peninsula of nuclear weapons.More >>
  • After AT&T's win, here comes the expected Comcast-Fox bid

    After AT&T's win, here comes the expected Comcast-Fox bid

    Wednesday, June 13 2018 2:27 AM EDT2018-06-13 06:27:27 GMT
    Friday, June 15 2018 2:49 AM EDT2018-06-15 06:49:55 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File). FILE - This March 29, 2017, file photo shows a sign outside the Comcast Center in Philadelphia. Disney has made a $52.4 billion all-stock offer for the bulk of Twenty-First Century Fox, including the studios behind the “Av...(AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File). FILE - This March 29, 2017, file photo shows a sign outside the Comcast Center in Philadelphia. Disney has made a $52.4 billion all-stock offer for the bulk of Twenty-First Century Fox, including the studios behind the “Av...
    Now that a federal judge has approved AT&T's $85 billion takeover of Time Warner, other companies are likely to rush to consolidate.More >>
    Now that a federal judge has approved AT&T's $85 billion takeover of Time Warner, other companies are likely to rush to consolidate.More >>
  • Watchdog: Comey 'insubordinate,' not biased in Clinton probe

    Watchdog: Comey 'insubordinate,' not biased in Clinton probe

    Thursday, June 14 2018 1:17 AM EDT2018-06-14 05:17:38 GMT
    Friday, June 15 2018 12:49 AM EDT2018-06-15 04:49:32 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File). FILE - In this April 6, 2017, file photo, former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton speaks in New York. The Justice Department’s internal watchdog is expected to criticize the FBI’s handling of the Clinton email investig...(AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File). FILE - In this April 6, 2017, file photo, former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton speaks in New York. The Justice Department’s internal watchdog is expected to criticize the FBI’s handling of the Clinton email investig...
    Report on FBI actions in Hillary Clinton email case set for release, expected to harshly criticize law enforcement agency's handling of investigation.More >>
    Report on FBI actions in Hillary Clinton email case set for release, expected to harshly criticize law enforcement agency's handling of investigation.More >>
  • GOP brass wants Arizona lawmaker in immigration remark out

    GOP brass wants Arizona lawmaker in immigration remark out

    Wednesday, June 13 2018 8:37 PM EDT2018-06-14 00:37:19 GMT
    Friday, June 15 2018 12:12 AM EDT2018-06-15 04:12:13 GMT
    A Republican lawmaker is being criticized for saying "there aren't enough white kids to go around" when discussing integration in schools at an event in northern Arizona.More >>
    A Republican lawmaker is being criticized for saying "there aren't enough white kids to go around" when discussing integration in schools at an event in northern Arizona.More >>
  • The Latest: Watchdog report rebukes Comey for Clinton probe

    The Latest: Watchdog report rebukes Comey for Clinton probe

    Thursday, June 14 2018 11:48 AM EDT2018-06-14 15:48:03 GMT
    Thursday, June 14 2018 10:08 PM EDT2018-06-15 02:08:48 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File). FILE - In this April 6, 2017, file photo, former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton speaks in New York. The Justice Department’s internal watchdog is expected to criticize the FBI’s handling of the Clinton email investig...(AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File). FILE - In this April 6, 2017, file photo, former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton speaks in New York. The Justice Department’s internal watchdog is expected to criticize the FBI’s handling of the Clinton email investig...
    Two Republican-led House committees say a monthslong probe into the now-closed FBI investigation of Hillary Clinton's emails has so far shown "questionable decision-making" by the agency.More >>
    Two Republican-led House committees say a monthslong probe into the now-closed FBI investigation of Hillary Clinton's emails has so far shown "questionable decision-making" by the agency.More >>
  • Australian court rules man can sue Google for defamation

    Australian court rules man can sue Google for defamation

    Wednesday, June 13 2018 6:37 AM EDT2018-06-13 10:37:30 GMT
    Thursday, June 14 2018 9:41 PM EDT2018-06-15 01:41:40 GMT
    An Australian man who alleges Google defamed him has won a court battle to sue the search engine giant.More >>
    An Australian man who alleges Google defamed him has won a court battle to sue the search engine giant.More >>
  • AT&T, Time Warner to close merger 'as soon as possible'

    AT&T, Time Warner to close merger 'as soon as possible'

    Thursday, June 14 2018 7:17 PM EDT2018-06-14 23:17:56 GMT
    Thursday, June 14 2018 9:28 PM EDT2018-06-15 01:28:18 GMT
    AT&T and Time Warner say they have a clear path to complete their newly approved merger, now that the Justice Department has signaled it won't ask for a temporary block during a potential appeal of the judge's...More >>
    AT&T and Time Warner say they have a clear path to complete their newly approved merger, now that the Justice Department has signaled it won't ask for a temporary block during a potential appeal of the judge's ruling. The deal could be closed soon.More >>
  • Host of new worries pushes bitcoin to 4-month low

    Host of new worries pushes bitcoin to 4-month low

    Wednesday, June 13 2018 9:07 AM EDT2018-06-13 13:07:13 GMT
    Thursday, June 14 2018 8:41 PM EDT2018-06-15 00:41:17 GMT
    The price of bitcoin has fallen to a four-month low of $6,370, days after South Korean virtual currency exchange Coinrail said hackers had stolen over $37 million, almost a third of the virtual currency it had stored.More >>
    The price of bitcoin has fallen to a four-month low of $6,370, days after South Korean virtual currency exchange Coinrail said hackers had stolen over $37 million, almost a third of the virtual currency it had stored.More >>
  • Will Amazon's work to kill Seattle tax spook other cities?

    Will Amazon's work to kill Seattle tax spook other cities?

    Wednesday, June 13 2018 2:16 AM EDT2018-06-13 06:16:55 GMT
    Thursday, June 14 2018 7:22 PM EDT2018-06-14 23:22:12 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren). Demonstrators opposing the repeal of a tax on large companies such as Amazon and Starbucks that was intended to combat a growing homelessness crisis hold a sign that reads "Tax Amazon" as they wait for the start of a Seattle C...(AP Photo/Ted S. Warren). Demonstrators opposing the repeal of a tax on large companies such as Amazon and Starbucks that was intended to combat a growing homelessness crisis hold a sign that reads "Tax Amazon" as they wait for the start of a Seattle C...
    A tax on large companies like Amazon that was meant to fight a growing homelessness crisis got rolled back during a raucous Seattle City Council meeting.More >>
    A tax on large companies like Amazon that was meant to fight a growing homelessness crisis got rolled back during a raucous Seattle City Council meeting.More >>
  • Genealogies of Mayflower passengers helps find descendants

    Genealogies of Mayflower passengers helps find descendants

    Wednesday, June 13 2018 12:27 PM EDT2018-06-13 16:27:11 GMT
    Thursday, June 14 2018 5:44 PM EDT2018-06-14 21:44:12 GMT
    A months-long effort to digitize the authenticated genealogies of Mayflower passengers has been completed, making it easier for people to determine if they are descended from a Pilgrim.More >>
    A months-long effort to digitize the authenticated genealogies of Mayflower passengers has been completed, making it easier for people to determine if they are descended from a Pilgrim.More >>
  • Trump celebrates 72nd birthday _ his second while in office

    Trump celebrates 72nd birthday _ his second while in office

    Thursday, June 14 2018 12:27 PM EDT2018-06-14 16:27:56 GMT
    Thursday, June 14 2018 5:31 PM EDT2018-06-14 21:31:09 GMT
    Happy Birthday, Mr. President. Donald Trump is celebrating his 72nd birthday Thursday _ his second while in office.More >>
    Happy Birthday, Mr. President. Donald Trump is celebrating his 72nd birthday Thursday _ his second while in office.More >>
  • Russian official urges love at World Cup after backlash

    Russian official urges love at World Cup after backlash

    Thursday, June 14 2018 8:57 AM EDT2018-06-14 12:57:42 GMT
    Thursday, June 14 2018 4:02 PM EDT2018-06-14 20:02:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/Victor R. Caivano). Women look over from the Krymsky Bridge, adorned with banners of the 2018 soccer World Cup, in Moscow, Russia, Wednesday, June 13, 2018. A senior Russian lawmaker advised Russian women Wednesday to be vigilant during any r...(AP Photo/Victor R. Caivano). Women look over from the Krymsky Bridge, adorned with banners of the 2018 soccer World Cup, in Moscow, Russia, Wednesday, June 13, 2018. A senior Russian lawmaker advised Russian women Wednesday to be vigilant during any r...
    Russian lawmaker urges love at World Cup after backlash to colleague's comments that advised against it.More >>
    Russian lawmaker urges love at World Cup after backlash to colleague's comments that advised against it.More >>
  • 2 gamers plead not guilty in Kansas 'swatting' death

    2 gamers plead not guilty in Kansas 'swatting' death

    Wednesday, June 13 2018 1:57 PM EDT2018-06-13 17:57:16 GMT
    Thursday, June 14 2018 3:43 PM EDT2018-06-14 19:43:03 GMT
    Two online gamers will be making their first appearances in federal court for their alleged roles in hoax calls that led a police officer to fatally shoot an unarmed man in Kansas.More >>
    Two online gamers will be making their first appearances in federal court for their alleged roles in hoax calls that led a police officer to fatally shoot an unarmed man in Kansas.More >>
  • Sexual harassment rampant in science, culture change urged

    Sexual harassment rampant in science, culture change urged

    Tuesday, June 12 2018 11:15 AM EDT2018-06-12 15:15:09 GMT
    Thursday, June 14 2018 3:42 PM EDT2018-06-14 19:42:37 GMT
    Much like Hollywood and politics, sexual harassment plagues science, too, and new report urges a culture change in universities that train next generation of scientists.More >>
    Much like Hollywood and politics, sexual harassment plagues science, too, and new report urges a culture change in universities that train next generation of scientists.More >>
  • Rare type of tick inexplicably turns up in Arkansas

    Rare type of tick inexplicably turns up in Arkansas

    Tuesday, June 12 2018 10:26 PM EDT2018-06-13 02:26:57 GMT
    Thursday, June 14 2018 3:12 PM EDT2018-06-14 19:12:27 GMT
    (Jim Occi/Rutgers University via AP). This undated photo provided by Rutgers University shows three Longhorned ticks: from left, a fully engorged female, a partial engorged female, and an engorged nymph. A hardy, invasive species of tick that survived ...(Jim Occi/Rutgers University via AP). This undated photo provided by Rutgers University shows three Longhorned ticks: from left, a fully engorged female, a partial engorged female, and an engorged nymph. A hardy, invasive species of tick that survived ...
    A hardy species of tick that survived a New Jersey winter has inexplicably arrived in Arkansas, and entomologists are trying to figure out how.More >>
    A hardy species of tick that survived a New Jersey winter has inexplicably arrived in Arkansas, and entomologists are trying to figure out how.More >>
  • China warns US trade deals off if tariff hike goes ahead

    China warns US trade deals off if tariff hike goes ahead

    Thursday, June 14 2018 3:47 AM EDT2018-06-14 07:47:30 GMT
    Thursday, June 14 2018 2:38 PM EDT2018-06-14 18:38:36 GMT
    China's government says some Chinese exporters are rushing to fill orders due to concern about possible changes in trade risks.More >>
    China's government says some Chinese exporters are rushing to fill orders due to concern about possible changes in trade risks.More >>
  • Poll finds most parents and kids agree on Trump, economy

    Poll finds most parents and kids agree on Trump, economy

    Thursday, June 14 2018 8:17 AM EDT2018-06-14 12:17:40 GMT
    Thursday, June 14 2018 2:21 PM EDT2018-06-14 18:21:41 GMT
    A survey conducted by The Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research and MTV finds that parents and their kids agree about a lot of things when it comes to politics.More >>
    A survey conducted by The Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research and MTV finds that parents and their kids agree about a lot of things when it comes to politics.More >>
  • Some lava evacuees may return to homes during 'stable' flow

    Some lava evacuees may return to homes during 'stable' flow

    Monday, June 11 2018 4:34 PM EDT2018-06-11 20:34:06 GMT
    Thursday, June 14 2018 1:45 PM EDT2018-06-14 17:45:32 GMT
    (AP Photo/L.E. Baskow). Lava from the Kilauea volcano flows in and around Pahoa, Hawaii, Sunday, June 10, 2018.(AP Photo/L.E. Baskow). Lava from the Kilauea volcano flows in and around Pahoa, Hawaii, Sunday, June 10, 2018.
    Small explosions at the summit of an erupting Hawaii volcano could send ash into communities.More >>
    Small explosions at the summit of an erupting Hawaii volcano could send ash into communities.More >>
  • Tesla cuts 9 pct. of workforce in bid to post a profit

    Tesla cuts 9 pct. of workforce in bid to post a profit

    Tuesday, June 12 2018 2:26 PM EDT2018-06-12 18:26:36 GMT
    Thursday, June 14 2018 12:50 PM EDT2018-06-14 16:50:49 GMT
    Electric car maker Tesla Inc. is laying off about 3,600 white-collar workers as it trims costs in an effort to become profitable.More >>
    Electric car maker Tesla Inc. is laying off about 3,600 white-collar workers as it trims costs in an effort to become profitable.More >>
  • Lawmaker under fire for retweeting post by Nazi sympathizer

    Lawmaker under fire for retweeting post by Nazi sympathizer

    Thursday, June 14 2018 11:21 AM EDT2018-06-14 15:21:58 GMT
    Thursday, June 14 2018 11:31 AM EDT2018-06-14 15:31:23 GMT
    Steve King is a Republican congressman from Iowa who's a hard-liner on immigration with a penchant for making racially charged comments, and now he's facing heat for sharing a Twitter post by a Nazi sympathizer...More >>
    Steve King is a Republican congressman from Iowa who's a hard-liner on immigration with a penchant for making racially charged comments, and now he's facing heat for sharing a Twitter post by a Nazi sympathizer from Britain.More >>
  • Millie Bobby Brown deletes Twitter account over memes

    Millie Bobby Brown deletes Twitter account over memes

    Thursday, June 14 2018 7:48 AM EDT2018-06-14 11:48:41 GMT
    Thursday, June 14 2018 11:29 AM EDT2018-06-14 15:29:02 GMT
    "Stranger Things" actress Millie Bobby Brown has deleted her Twitter account after users posted memes depicting her as homophobic.More >>
    "Stranger Things" actress Millie Bobby Brown has deleted her Twitter account after users posted memes depicting her as homophobic.More >>
  • Defense: Manager didn't mean to kill cook amid Yelp argument

    Defense: Manager didn't mean to kill cook amid Yelp argument

    Thursday, June 14 2018 11:13 AM EDT2018-06-14 15:13:21 GMT
    Thursday, June 14 2018 11:27 AM EDT2018-06-14 15:27:50 GMT
    A Connecticut restaurant manager charged with fatally shooting a cook during an argument about a negative Yelp review says the killing wasn't intentional.More >>
    A Connecticut restaurant manager charged with fatally shooting a cook during an argument about a negative Yelp review says the killing wasn't intentional.More >>
  • Strong Pennsylvania storm damages businesses, overturns cars

    Strong Pennsylvania storm damages businesses, overturns cars

    Wednesday, June 13 2018 11:57 PM EDT2018-06-14 03:57:24 GMT
    Thursday, June 14 2018 10:22 AM EDT2018-06-14 14:22:36 GMT
    A strong storm has pounded parts of Pennsylvania, damaging buildings, overturning cars and downing trees and power lines.More >>
    A strong storm has pounded parts of Pennsylvania, damaging buildings, overturning cars and downing trees and power lines.More >>
  • Samsung joins global pledge to increase renewable energy use

    Samsung joins global pledge to increase renewable energy use

    Thursday, June 14 2018 2:57 AM EDT2018-06-14 06:57:54 GMT
    Thursday, June 14 2018 9:08 AM EDT2018-06-14 13:08:04 GMT
    Samsung Electronics has pledged to convert its operations in the United States, Europe and China to using only solar and other renewable energy by 2020.More >>
    Samsung Electronics has pledged to convert its operations in the United States, Europe and China to using only solar and other renewable energy by 2020.More >>
  • UK judge bans singer from social media over anti-Semitism

    UK judge bans singer from social media over anti-Semitism

    Thursday, June 14 2018 8:48 AM EDT2018-06-14 12:48:20 GMT
    Thursday, June 14 2018 8:49 AM EDT2018-06-14 12:49:21 GMT
    A folk singer who posted videos on YouTube insulting Jews and mocking the Holocaust has been banned from using social media.More >>
    A folk singer who posted videos on YouTube insulting Jews and mocking the Holocaust has been banned from using social media.More >>
  • AT&T antitrust win may herald new wave of media mergers

    AT&T antitrust win may herald new wave of media mergers

    Wednesday, June 13 2018 2:46 AM EDT2018-06-13 06:46:55 GMT
    Thursday, June 14 2018 7:51 AM EDT2018-06-14 11:51:15 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana, File). FILE- In this March 22, 2018, file photo, AT&T CEO Randall Stephenson leaves the federal courthouse in Washington. The judge presiding over the government's legal effort to block AT&T's purchase of Time Warner...(AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana, File). FILE- In this March 22, 2018, file photo, AT&T CEO Randall Stephenson leaves the federal courthouse in Washington. The judge presiding over the government's legal effort to block AT&T's purchase of Time Warner...
    AT&T antitrust win may herald a new wave of media mergers.More >>
    AT&T antitrust win may herald a new wave of media mergers.More >>
  • Rumors spread on social media fuel deadly India mob attacks

    Rumors spread on social media fuel deadly India mob attacks

    Thursday, June 14 2018 5:37 AM EDT2018-06-14 09:37:43 GMT
    Thursday, June 14 2018 7:10 AM EDT2018-06-14 11:10:50 GMT
    (AP Photo/Anupam Nath). In this Monday, June 11, 2018 photo, Gopal Chandra Das, left and Radhika Das, parents of Nilotpal Das, who was killed in a mob attack hold his photograph during a ritual at his residence in Gauhati, India. Fueled by rumors of ch...(AP Photo/Anupam Nath). In this Monday, June 11, 2018 photo, Gopal Chandra Das, left and Radhika Das, parents of Nilotpal Das, who was killed in a mob attack hold his photograph during a ritual at his residence in Gauhati, India. Fueled by rumors of ch...
    Fueled by rumors of child kidnappers that spread on social media, mobs have killed well over a dozen Indians in brutal attacks since early May.More >>
    Fueled by rumors of child kidnappers that spread on social media, mobs have killed well over a dozen Indians in brutal attacks since early May.More >>
  • Scientists in Germany seek to find mass of 'ghost particle'

    Scientists in Germany seek to find mass of 'ghost particle'

    Monday, June 11 2018 6:54 AM EDT2018-06-11 10:54:14 GMT
    Thursday, June 14 2018 5:30 AM EDT2018-06-14 09:30:14 GMT
    Researchers in Germany have started collecting data with a 60 million euro ($71 million) machine designed to help determine the mass of the universe's lightest particle.More >>
    Researchers in Germany have started collecting data with a 60 million euro ($71 million) machine designed to help determine the mass of the universe's lightest particle.More >>
  • Comcast challenges Disney with $65B bid for Fox

    Comcast challenges Disney with $65B bid for Fox

    Wednesday, June 13 2018 4:17 PM EDT2018-06-13 20:17:19 GMT
    Thursday, June 14 2018 3:39 AM EDT2018-06-14 07:39:29 GMT
    (AP Photo/File). FILE- This combo of file photos shows the 21st Century Fox sign outside of the News Corporation headquarters building on Aug. 1, 2017, in New York, bottom, and a Comcast sign on Oct. 12, 2017, in Hialeah, Fla.  Comcast is making a $65 ...(AP Photo/File). FILE- This combo of file photos shows the 21st Century Fox sign outside of the News Corporation headquarters building on Aug. 1, 2017, in New York, bottom, and a Comcast sign on Oct. 12, 2017, in Hialeah, Fla. Comcast is making a $65 ...
    Comcast is making a $65 billion bid for Fox's entertainment businesses, setting up a battle with Disney to become the next mega-media company.More >>
    Comcast is making a $65 billion bid for Fox's entertainment businesses, setting up a battle with Disney to become the next mega-media company.More >>
  • The Latest: Comcast eyes Fox's international business

    The Latest: Comcast eyes Fox's international business

    Wednesday, June 13 2018 4:57 PM EDT2018-06-13 20:57:52 GMT
    Thursday, June 14 2018 3:38 AM EDT2018-06-14 07:38:28 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE - In this Aug. 8, 2017, file photo, The Walt Disney Co. logo appears on a screen above the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The potential for another media megadeal are sending shares of Comcast, Twenty-First Ce...(AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE - In this Aug. 8, 2017, file photo, The Walt Disney Co. logo appears on a screen above the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The potential for another media megadeal are sending shares of Comcast, Twenty-First Ce...
    Comcast is making a $65 billion bid for Fox's entertainment businesses, setting up a battle with Disney to become the next mega-media company.More >>
    Comcast is making a $65 billion bid for Fox's entertainment businesses, setting up a battle with Disney to become the next mega-media company.More >>
  • Vietnam passes cybersecurity law despite privacy concerns

    Vietnam passes cybersecurity law despite privacy concerns

    Monday, June 11 2018 11:55 PM EDT2018-06-12 03:55:50 GMT
    Thursday, June 14 2018 1:02 AM EDT2018-06-14 05:02:20 GMT
    Vietnamese legislators have passed a contentious cybersecurity law, which critics say will hurt the economy and further restrict freedom of expression.More >>
    Vietnamese legislators have passed a contentious cybersecurity law, which critics say will hurt the economy and further restrict freedom of expression.More >>
  • Atlanta's hot soccer scene featured in winning World Cup bid

    Atlanta's hot soccer scene featured in winning World Cup bid

    Wednesday, June 13 2018 6:37 PM EDT2018-06-13 22:37:22 GMT
    Wednesday, June 13 2018 10:20 PM EDT2018-06-14 02:20:40 GMT
    (Curtis Compton/Atlanta Journal-Constitution via AP, File). FILE - In this June 2, 2018, file photo, the roof of Mercedes-Benz Stadium is open as Atlanta United forward Josef Martinez celebrates his goal against the Philadelphia Union on a penalty kick...(Curtis Compton/Atlanta Journal-Constitution via AP, File). FILE - In this June 2, 2018, file photo, the roof of Mercedes-Benz Stadium is open as Atlanta United forward Josef Martinez celebrates his goal against the Philadelphia Union on a penalty kick...
    Atlanta's burgeoning soccer scene has prominent role in North America's successful bid to land the 2026 World Cup.More >>
    Atlanta's burgeoning soccer scene has prominent role in North America's successful bid to land the 2026 World Cup.More >>
  • Trump slams Sen. McCaskill for plane use during RV road trip

    Trump slams Sen. McCaskill for plane use during RV road trip

    Wednesday, June 13 2018 5:17 PM EDT2018-06-13 21:17:23 GMT
    Wednesday, June 13 2018 7:30 PM EDT2018-06-13 23:30:52 GMT
    President Donald Trump is calling Democratic U.S. Sen. Claire McCaskill "phony" for using a private plane during part of a recent trip through Missouri using an RV.More >>
    President Donald Trump is calling Democratic U.S. Sen. Claire McCaskill "phony" for using a private plane during part of a recent trip through Missouri using an RV.More >>
  • APNewsBreak: Official blasts critic of nuclear plant cleanup

    APNewsBreak: Official blasts critic of nuclear plant cleanup

    Friday, June 8 2018 5:01 PM EDT2018-06-08 21:01:44 GMT
    Wednesday, June 13 2018 7:09 PM EDT2018-06-13 23:09:28 GMT
    A U.S. official has criticized a Colorado health officer for questioning the safety of a former nuclear weapons plant that was converted into a wildlife refuge.More >>
    A U.S. official has criticized a Colorado health officer for questioning the safety of a former nuclear weapons plant that was converted into a wildlife refuge.More >>
  • APNewsBreak: US won't prosecute Alaska gray whale kill

    APNewsBreak: US won't prosecute Alaska gray whale kill

    Friday, June 8 2018 3:01 PM EDT2018-06-08 19:01:52 GMT
    Wednesday, June 13 2018 6:22 PM EDT2018-06-13 22:22:08 GMT
    APNewsBreak: Federal officials have decided not to prosecute the killing of a protected gray whale by Native hunters in Alaska.More >>
    APNewsBreak: Federal officials have decided not to prosecute the killing of a protected gray whale by Native hunters in Alaska.More >>
  • Report: Amazon destroys large amount of new, returned goods

    Report: Amazon destroys large amount of new, returned goods

    Tuesday, June 12 2018 5:26 PM EDT2018-06-12 21:26:26 GMT
    Wednesday, June 13 2018 5:01 PM EDT2018-06-13 21:01:04 GMT
    German public broadcaster ZDF reports that online retailer Amazon destroys large amounts of new and returned goods even though they are in working order.More >>
    German public broadcaster ZDF reports that online retailer Amazon destroys large amounts of new and returned goods even though they are in working order.More >>
  • New $2.5B contract awarded to manage nuclear weapons lab

    New $2.5B contract awarded to manage nuclear weapons lab

    Friday, June 8 2018 12:22 PM EDT2018-06-08 16:22:03 GMT
    Wednesday, June 13 2018 4:42 PM EDT2018-06-13 20:42:05 GMT
    The U.S. government has awarded a team of two universities and a research firm with offices around the world a $2.5 billion-a-year contract to manage Los Alamos National Laboratory.More >>
    The U.S. government has awarded a team of two universities and a research firm with offices around the world a $2.5 billion-a-year contract to manage Los Alamos National Laboratory.More >>
  • Your internet use could change as 'net neutrality' ends

    Your internet use could change as 'net neutrality' ends

    Monday, June 11 2018 12:27 PM EDT2018-06-11 16:27:15 GMT
    Wednesday, June 13 2018 4:01 PM EDT2018-06-13 20:01:10 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File). FILE - In this Thursday, Dec. 7, 2017 file photo, Demonstrators rally in support of net neutrality outside a Verizon store in New York. Consumers aren’t likely to see immediate changes following Monday, June 11, 2018 for...(AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File). FILE - In this Thursday, Dec. 7, 2017 file photo, Demonstrators rally in support of net neutrality outside a Verizon store in New York. Consumers aren’t likely to see immediate changes following Monday, June 11, 2018 for...
    Your ability to watch and use your favorite apps and services could start to change _ though not right away _ following Monday's formal repeal of Obama-era internet protections.More >>
    Your ability to watch and use your favorite apps and services could start to change _ though not right away _ following Monday's formal repeal of Obama-era internet protections.More >>
  • Court rules no privacy for cellphone with 1-2-3-4 passcode

    Court rules no privacy for cellphone with 1-2-3-4 passcode

    Wednesday, June 13 2018 3:47 PM EDT2018-06-13 19:47:12 GMT
    Wednesday, June 13 2018 3:51 PM EDT2018-06-13 19:51:57 GMT
    South Carolina's highest court has upheld an 18-year prison sentence for burglary for a man convicted in part because he left his cellphone at the crime scene and a detective guessed his passcode as 1-2-3-4.More >>
    South Carolina's highest court has upheld an 18-year prison sentence for burglary for a man convicted in part because he left his cellphone at the crime scene and a detective guessed his passcode as 1-2-3-4.More >>
  • The Latest: Legal pimp defeats Nevada lawmaker in GOP race

    The Latest: Legal pimp defeats Nevada lawmaker in GOP race

    Tuesday, June 12 2018 5:16 PM EDT2018-06-12 21:16:19 GMT
    Wednesday, June 13 2018 2:50 PM EDT2018-06-13 18:50:25 GMT
    (Kathryn Ziesig/The Post And Courier via AP). South Carolina Rep. Katie Arrington, who is running for the first district of South Carolina, celebrates after casting her vote on Tuesday, June 12, 2018 at Bethany United Methodist Church in Summerville.(Kathryn Ziesig/The Post And Courier via AP). South Carolina Rep. Katie Arrington, who is running for the first district of South Carolina, celebrates after casting her vote on Tuesday, June 12, 2018 at Bethany United Methodist Church in Summerville.
    President Donald Trump is urging South Carolina Republican voters to dump frequent critic Rep. Mark Sanford.More >>
    President Donald Trump is urging South Carolina Republican voters to dump frequent critic Rep. Mark Sanford.More >>
  • In test case for gig economy, UK court backs contractor

    In test case for gig economy, UK court backs contractor

    Wednesday, June 13 2018 5:17 AM EDT2018-06-13 09:17:18 GMT
    Wednesday, June 13 2018 1:07 PM EDT2018-06-13 17:07:58 GMT
    A London plumber who claimed he was unfairly dismissed after years of working as a contractor has won a court ruling giving him employment rights, in a case seen as a key test of labor rules in the so-called gig...More >>
    A London plumber who claimed he was unfairly dismissed after years of working as a contractor has won a court ruling giving him employment rights, in a case seen as a key test of labor rules in the so-called gig economy.More >>
  • In SC primary, ardent Trump backer defeats Rep. Mark Sanford

    In SC primary, ardent Trump backer defeats Rep. Mark Sanford

    Wednesday, June 13 2018 2:11 AM EDT2018-06-13 06:11:12 GMT
    Wednesday, June 13 2018 12:10 PM EDT2018-06-13 16:10:20 GMT
    (Wade Spees/The Post And Courier via AP). U.S. Rep. Mark Sanford hugged his sons after addressing his supporters at Liberty Tap Room in Mount Pleasant, S.C., Tuesday, June 12, 2018. Sanford lost his first election ever Tuesday, beaten for the Republica...(Wade Spees/The Post And Courier via AP). U.S. Rep. Mark Sanford hugged his sons after addressing his supporters at Liberty Tap Room in Mount Pleasant, S.C., Tuesday, June 12, 2018. Sanford lost his first election ever Tuesday, beaten for the Republica...
    A second incumbent Republican congressman loses his seat in a primary featuring intense divisions among the GOP in the Trump era.More >>
    A second incumbent Republican congressman loses his seat in a primary featuring intense divisions among the GOP in the Trump era.More >>
  • Germany orders Daimler to recall 238,000 diesel vehicles

    Germany orders Daimler to recall 238,000 diesel vehicles

    Monday, June 11 2018 1:04 PM EDT2018-06-11 17:04:00 GMT
    Wednesday, June 13 2018 11:33 AM EDT2018-06-13 15:33:18 GMT
    Germany's transport minister says the government is ordering automaker Daimler to immediately recall 238,000 vehicles equipped with software that turns off emissions controls under certain conditions.More >>
    Germany's transport minister says the government is ordering automaker Daimler to immediately recall 238,000 vehicles equipped with software that turns off emissions controls under certain conditions.More >>
  • Correction: Stranded Raccoon story

    Correction: Stranded Raccoon story

    Tuesday, June 12 2018 9:51 PM EDT2018-06-13 01:51:04 GMT
    Wednesday, June 13 2018 11:14 AM EDT2018-06-13 15:14:31 GMT
    (Evan Frost/Minnesota Public Radio via AP). A raccoon stretches out on a windowsill high above downtown St. Paul, Minn., Tuesday, June 12, 2018. The raccoon stranded on the ledge of a building in St. Paul captivated onlookers and generated interest on ...(Evan Frost/Minnesota Public Radio via AP). A raccoon stretches out on a windowsill high above downtown St. Paul, Minn., Tuesday, June 12, 2018. The raccoon stranded on the ledge of a building in St. Paul captivated onlookers and generated interest on ...
    A stranded raccoon is generating a lot of social media interest as it scales an office building in downtown St. Paul.More >>
    A stranded raccoon is generating a lot of social media interest as it scales an office building in downtown St. Paul.More >>
  • Soyuz capsule with 3 astronauts docks with space station

    Soyuz capsule with 3 astronauts docks with space station

    Friday, June 8 2018 9:41 AM EDT2018-06-08 13:41:20 GMT
    Wednesday, June 13 2018 11:11 AM EDT2018-06-13 15:11:29 GMT
    (AP Photo/Dmitri Lovetsky). A bird flies in front of the trail of the Soyuz-FG rocket booster with Soyuz MS-09 space ship, carrying a new crew to the International Space Station, ISS, as it blasts off at the Russian leased Baikonur cosmodrome, Kazakhst...(AP Photo/Dmitri Lovetsky). A bird flies in front of the trail of the Soyuz-FG rocket booster with Soyuz MS-09 space ship, carrying a new crew to the International Space Station, ISS, as it blasts off at the Russian leased Baikonur cosmodrome, Kazakhst...
    A Russian capsule carrying three astronauts has docked with the International Space Station two days after it launched.More >>
    A Russian capsule carrying three astronauts has docked with the International Space Station two days after it launched.More >>
  • The Latest: Judge approves merger of AT&T and Time Warner

    The Latest: Judge approves merger of AT&T and Time Warner

    Tuesday, June 12 2018 5:06 PM EDT2018-06-12 21:06:16 GMT
    Wednesday, June 13 2018 9:13 AM EDT2018-06-13 13:13:11 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File). FILE - In this Monday, Oct. 24, 2016, file photo, the AT&T logo is positioned above one of its retail stores, in New York.  The fate of the AT&T-Time Warner merger, a massive media deal opposed by the government ...(AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File). FILE - In this Monday, Oct. 24, 2016, file photo, the AT&T logo is positioned above one of its retail stores, in New York. The fate of the AT&T-Time Warner merger, a massive media deal opposed by the government ...
    A federal judge has approved AT&T's merger with Time Warner.More >>
    A federal judge has approved AT&T's merger with Time Warner.More >>
  • US hits Russian firms with sanctions, citing cyberattacks

    US hits Russian firms with sanctions, citing cyberattacks

    Monday, June 11 2018 10:44 AM EDT2018-06-11 14:44:23 GMT
    Wednesday, June 13 2018 6:43 AM EDT2018-06-13 10:43:22 GMT
    The Trump administration on Monday slapped sanctions on eight Russian companies and businessmen for engaging in cyber-attacks and assisting Russia's military and intelligence services with other malicious activities.More >>
    The Trump administration on Monday slapped sanctions on eight Russian companies and businessmen for engaging in cyber-attacks and assisting Russia's military and intelligence services with other malicious activities.More >>
  • Federal judge approves AT&T-Time Warner merger

    Federal judge approves AT&T-Time Warner merger

    Tuesday, June 12 2018 8:25 AM EDT2018-06-12 12:25:38 GMT
    Wednesday, June 13 2018 2:32 AM EDT2018-06-13 06:32:25 GMT
    The fate of the AT&T-Time Warner merger, a massive media deal opposed by the government that could shape how much consumers pay for streaming TV and movies, rests in the hands of a federal judge.More >>
    The fate of the AT&T-Time Warner merger, a massive media deal opposed by the government that could shape how much consumers pay for streaming TV and movies, rests in the hands of a federal judge.More >>
  • Facebook shared user data with select companies

    Facebook shared user data with select companies

    Friday, June 8 2018 5:31 PM EDT2018-06-08 21:31:51 GMT
    Wednesday, June 13 2018 2:32 AM EDT2018-06-13 06:32:07 GMT
    Report: Facebook shared users' personal information with outsiders after executives cut off access to developers.More >>
    Report: Facebook shared users' personal information with outsiders after executives cut off access to developers.More >>
  • Trump: First lady had 'big operation,' can't fly for a month

    Trump: First lady had 'big operation,' can't fly for a month

    Friday, June 8 2018 8:51 AM EDT2018-06-08 12:51:20 GMT
    Wednesday, June 13 2018 2:19 AM EDT2018-06-13 06:19:23 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). First lady Melania Trump, center, accompanied by Vice President Mike Pence, left, applauds as President Donald Trump speaks to employees at the Federal Emergency Management Agency Headquarters, Wednesday, June 6, 2018, in Wash...(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). First lady Melania Trump, center, accompanied by Vice President Mike Pence, left, applauds as President Donald Trump speaks to employees at the Federal Emergency Management Agency Headquarters, Wednesday, June 6, 2018, in Wash...
    President Donald Trump has added to the intrigue surrounding his wife, Melania's, recent absence from the public eye following kidney treatment.More >>
    President Donald Trump has added to the intrigue surrounding his wife, Melania's, recent absence from the public eye following kidney treatment.More >>
  • Seattle divided as leaders halt tax on companies like Amazon

    Seattle divided as leaders halt tax on companies like Amazon

    Tuesday, June 12 2018 3:36 AM EDT2018-06-12 07:36:01 GMT
    Wednesday, June 13 2018 1:41 AM EDT2018-06-13 05:41:22 GMT
    (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson, File). FILE - In this May 14, 2018 file photo, members of the public look on at a Seattle City Council before the council voted to approve a tax on large businesses such as Amazon and Starbucks to fight homelessness in Seattl...(AP Photo/Elaine Thompson, File). FILE - In this May 14, 2018 file photo, members of the public look on at a Seattle City Council before the council voted to approve a tax on large businesses such as Amazon and Starbucks to fight homelessness in Seattl...
    Seattle leaders say they plan to repeal a tax on large companies such as Amazon and Starbucks as they face mounting pressure from businesses.More >>
    Seattle leaders say they plan to repeal a tax on large companies such as Amazon and Starbucks as they face mounting pressure from businesses.More >>
  • Mueller worries Russia could use court case to spy on probe

    Mueller worries Russia could use court case to spy on probe

    Tuesday, June 12 2018 3:37 PM EDT2018-06-12 19:37:35 GMT
    Wednesday, June 13 2018 1:02 AM EDT2018-06-13 05:02:05 GMT
    Special counsel Robert Mueller's team is worried that Russian intelligence services will use a criminal case in Washington to gather information about its investigation.More >>
    Special counsel Robert Mueller's team is worried that Russian intelligence services will use a criminal case in Washington to gather information about its investigation.More >>
  • The Latest: US commits to 'security guarantees' for NKorea

    The Latest: US commits to 'security guarantees' for NKorea

    Monday, June 11 2018 1:26 AM EDT2018-06-11 05:26:14 GMT
    Wednesday, June 13 2018 1:01 AM EDT2018-06-13 05:01:29 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). Secretary of State Mike Pompeo laughs as he talks with White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders before a meeting between President Donald Trump and Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong, Monday, June 11, 2018, in Sin...(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). Secretary of State Mike Pompeo laughs as he talks with White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders before a meeting between President Donald Trump and Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong, Monday, June 11, 2018, in Sin...
    President Donald Trump has thanked the prime minister of Singapore for hosting Tuesday's historic summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un. Trump told Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong that it was a "real honor" to...More >>
    President Donald Trump has thanked the prime minister of Singapore for hosting Tuesday's historic summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un. Trump told Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong that it was a "real honor" to be with him.More >>
  • Prague zoo says it's on its way to breeding rare lemurs

    Prague zoo says it's on its way to breeding rare lemurs

    Friday, June 8 2018 10:11 AM EDT2018-06-08 14:11:22 GMT
    Tuesday, June 12 2018 10:33 PM EDT2018-06-13 02:33:27 GMT
    (AP Photo/Petr David Josek). Baby of critically endangered white-belted ruffed lemurs feeds on fruits at its enclosure at the Prague zoo, Czech Republic, Friday, June 8, 2018. David Vala, chief primate curator at the park says the three lemurs that wer...(AP Photo/Petr David Josek). Baby of critically endangered white-belted ruffed lemurs feeds on fruits at its enclosure at the Prague zoo, Czech Republic, Friday, June 8, 2018. David Vala, chief primate curator at the park says the three lemurs that wer...
    Prague's zoo says its attempt to breed critically endangered white-belted ruffed lemurs is on the right track.More >>
    Prague's zoo says its attempt to breed critically endangered white-belted ruffed lemurs is on the right track.More >>
  • The Latest: Seattle repeals tax on companies like Amazon

    The Latest: Seattle repeals tax on companies like Amazon

    Tuesday, June 12 2018 5:26 PM EDT2018-06-12 21:26:29 GMT
    Tuesday, June 12 2018 10:18 PM EDT2018-06-13 02:18:27 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren). People in favor of the repeal of a tax on large companies such as Amazon and Starbucks that was intended to combat a growing homelessness crisis hold signs that read "No Tax on Jobs" as they wait for the start of a Seattle Cit...(AP Photo/Ted S. Warren). People in favor of the repeal of a tax on large companies such as Amazon and Starbucks that was intended to combat a growing homelessness crisis hold signs that read "No Tax on Jobs" as they wait for the start of a Seattle Cit...
    Seattle leaders have repealed a tax on large companies such as Amazon and Starbucks after businesses fought the measure aimed at combating a growing homelessness crisis.More >>
    Seattle leaders have repealed a tax on large companies such as Amazon and Starbucks after businesses fought the measure aimed at combating a growing homelessness crisis.More >>
  • New Mars discoveries advance case for possible life

    New Mars discoveries advance case for possible life

    Thursday, June 7 2018 2:14 PM EDT2018-06-07 18:14:16 GMT
    Tuesday, June 12 2018 7:41 PM EDT2018-06-12 23:41:14 GMT
    (NASA/JPL-Caltech/MSSS via AP). FILE - This composite image made from a series of Jan. 23, 2018 photos shows a self-portrait of NASA's Curiosity Mars rover on Vera Rubin Ridge. On Thursday, June 7, 2018, scientists said the rover found potential buildi...(NASA/JPL-Caltech/MSSS via AP). FILE - This composite image made from a series of Jan. 23, 2018 photos shows a self-portrait of NASA's Curiosity Mars rover on Vera Rubin Ridge. On Thursday, June 7, 2018, scientists said the rover found potential buildi...
    New discoveries by the Mars rover Curiosity are advancing the case for possible life on the red planet, past or even present.More >>
    New discoveries by the Mars rover Curiosity are advancing the case for possible life on the red planet, past or even present.More >>
  • Facebook says privacy-setting bug affected as many as 14M

    Facebook says privacy-setting bug affected as many as 14M

    Thursday, June 7 2018 5:10 PM EDT2018-06-07 21:10:59 GMT
    Tuesday, June 12 2018 5:31 PM EDT2018-06-12 21:31:32 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 says a software bug made some private posts public for as many as 14 million ...(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 says a software bug made some private posts public for as many as 14 million ...
    Facebook says a software bug made some private posts public for as many as 14 million users over several days in May.More >>
    Facebook says a software bug made some private posts public for as many as 14 million users over several days in May.More >>
  • Feds: Tesla accelerated, didn't brake ahead of fatal crash

    Feds: Tesla accelerated, didn't brake ahead of fatal crash

    Thursday, June 7 2018 3:01 PM EDT2018-06-07 19:01:01 GMT
    Tuesday, June 12 2018 4:51 PM EDT2018-06-12 20:51:00 GMT
    Federal investigators say a Tesla SUV using the company's semi-autonomous driving system accelerated just before crashing into a California freeway barrier, killing its driver.More >>
    Federal investigators say a Tesla SUV using the company's semi-autonomous driving system accelerated just before crashing into a California freeway barrier, killing its driver.More >>
  • Israel: Social media monitoring nabs would-be attackers

    Israel: Social media monitoring nabs would-be attackers

    Tuesday, June 12 2018 7:15 AM EDT2018-06-12 11:15:25 GMT
    Tuesday, June 12 2018 4:38 PM EDT2018-06-12 20:38:08 GMT
    Israeli authorities have foiled over 200 Palestinian attacks by monitoring social media, sifting through vast amounts of data and identifying prospective assailants ahead of time.More >>
    Israeli authorities have foiled over 200 Palestinian attacks by monitoring social media, sifting through vast amounts of data and identifying prospective assailants ahead of time.More >>
  • Seattle poised to repeal new tax opposed by Amazon

    Seattle poised to repeal new tax opposed by Amazon

    Monday, June 11 2018 4:04 PM EDT2018-06-11 20:04:01 GMT
    Tuesday, June 12 2018 3:28 PM EDT2018-06-12 19:28:08 GMT
    Seattle's mayor says the city will rescind a tax approved last month on businesses such as Amazon and Starbucks that was designed to help pay for homeless services and affordable housing.More >>
    Seattle's mayor says the city will rescind a tax approved last month on businesses such as Amazon and Starbucks that was designed to help pay for homeless services and affordable housing.More >>
  • Heat-trapping carbon dioxide levels in air hit another high

    Heat-trapping carbon dioxide levels in air hit another high

    Thursday, June 7 2018 2:10 PM EDT2018-06-07 18:10:49 GMT
    Tuesday, June 12 2018 2:29 PM EDT2018-06-12 18:29:24 GMT
    Scientists report amount of heat-trapping carbon dioxide in the air peaked again this year at record levels.More >>
    Scientists report amount of heat-trapping carbon dioxide in the air peaked again this year at record levels.More >>
  • Direct costs of Daimler diesel recall in Europe limited

    Direct costs of Daimler diesel recall in Europe limited

    Tuesday, June 12 2018 11:05 AM EDT2018-06-12 15:05:14 GMT
    Tuesday, June 12 2018 11:55 AM EDT2018-06-12 15:55:11 GMT
    (AP Photo/Paul Sancya, file). FILE - In this Jan. 14, 2013 file photo Dieter Zetsche, Chairman of the Board of Management of Daimler AG, Head of Mercedes-Benz Cars speaks at media previews for the North American International Auto Show in Detroit. Germ...(AP Photo/Paul Sancya, file). FILE - In this Jan. 14, 2013 file photo Dieter Zetsche, Chairman of the Board of Management of Daimler AG, Head of Mercedes-Benz Cars speaks at media previews for the North American International Auto Show in Detroit. Germ...
    Automaker Daimler's recall and software fixes for 774,000 Mercedes-Benz cars and vans in Europe will likely cost close to or more than 100 million euros ($118 million.).More >>
    Automaker Daimler's recall and software fixes for 774,000 Mercedes-Benz cars and vans in Europe will likely cost close to or more than 100 million euros ($118 million.).More >>
  • Google pledges not to use AI for weapons or surveillance

    Google pledges not to use AI for weapons or surveillance

    Thursday, June 7 2018 3:31 PM EDT2018-06-07 19:31:10 GMT
    Tuesday, June 12 2018 11:50 AM EDT2018-06-12 15:50:54 GMT
    Google pledges not to use AI for weapons or surveillance.More >>
    Google pledges not to use AI for weapons or surveillance.More >>
  • China auto sales rise 7.9 percent in May as electrics surge

    China auto sales rise 7.9 percent in May as electrics surge

    Tuesday, June 12 2018 5:15 AM EDT2018-06-12 09:15:43 GMT
    Tuesday, June 12 2018 10:46 AM EDT2018-06-12 14:46:07 GMT
    China's auto sales rose 7.9 percent in May from a year earlier as purchases of electric and gasoline-electric hybrid vehicles more than doubled to 102,000.More >>
    China's auto sales rose 7.9 percent in May from a year earlier as purchases of electric and gasoline-electric hybrid vehicles more than doubled to 102,000.More >>
  • Scientists reap data from Hawaii's rumbling Kilauea volcano

    Scientists reap data from Hawaii's rumbling Kilauea volcano

    Thursday, June 7 2018 2:20 AM EDT2018-06-07 06:20:34 GMT
    Tuesday, June 12 2018 8:50 AM EDT2018-06-12 12:50:40 GMT
    (U.S. Geological Survey via AP, File). FILE - In this May 19, 2018, file photo released by the U.S. Geological Survey, lava flows from fissures near Pahoa, Hawaii. Technically speaking, Kilauea has been continuously erupting since 1983. But the combina...(U.S. Geological Survey via AP, File). FILE - In this May 19, 2018, file photo released by the U.S. Geological Survey, lava flows from fissures near Pahoa, Hawaii. Technically speaking, Kilauea has been continuously erupting since 1983. But the combina...
    Hawaii's recent volcanic activity has scientists on tenterhooks, eager to learn as much as possible using the latest technology.More >>
    Hawaii's recent volcanic activity has scientists on tenterhooks, eager to learn as much as possible using the latest technology.More >>
  • Italy's new leaders get tough on migrants; Spain steps up

    Italy's new leaders get tough on migrants; Spain steps up

    Monday, June 11 2018 5:23 AM EDT2018-06-11 09:23:39 GMT
    Tuesday, June 12 2018 6:17 AM EDT2018-06-12 10:17:26 GMT
    (Marco Costantino/ANSA via AP, File). FILE - In this Saturday, June 9, 2018 filer, migrants line-up after disembarking at the Reggio Calabria harbor, Southern Italy. An aid ship carrying 629 migrants rescued in the Mediterranean was waiting to learn wh...(Marco Costantino/ANSA via AP, File). FILE - In this Saturday, June 9, 2018 filer, migrants line-up after disembarking at the Reggio Calabria harbor, Southern Italy. An aid ship carrying 629 migrants rescued in the Mediterranean was waiting to learn wh...
    Italy and Malta dug in for a second day Monday and refused to let a rescue ship with 629 people aboard dock in their ports, leaving the migrants at sea as a diplomatic standoff intensified under Italy's new...More >>
    Italy and Malta dug in for a second day Monday and refused to let a rescue ship with 629 people aboard dock in their ports, leaving the migrants at sea as a diplomatic standoff intensified under Italy's new anti-immigrant government.More >>
  • Google stops political ads in Washington following lawsuit

    Google stops political ads in Washington following lawsuit

    Thursday, June 7 2018 2:30 PM EDT2018-06-07 18:30:50 GMT
    Tuesday, June 12 2018 4:30 AM EDT2018-06-12 08:30:18 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren, File). FILE - In this Oct. 28, 2009, file photo, a sign on a building is shown at Google Inc. campus in Kirkland, Wash. Google has stopped accepting political ads in Washington on the same day changes to the state's campaign-fi...(AP Photo/Ted S. Warren, File). FILE - In this Oct. 28, 2009, file photo, a sign on a building is shown at Google Inc. campus in Kirkland, Wash. Google has stopped accepting political ads in Washington on the same day changes to the state's campaign-fi...
    Google has stopped accepting political ads in Washington on the same day changes to the state's campaign-finance reporting requirements and enforcement procedures take effect.More >>
    Google has stopped accepting political ads in Washington on the same day changes to the state's campaign-finance reporting requirements and enforcement procedures take effect.More >>
  • GOP leaders in Congress largely silent on Trump's G-7 tirade

    GOP leaders in Congress largely silent on Trump's G-7 tirade

    Tuesday, June 12 2018 12:58 AM EDT2018-06-12 04:58:58 GMT
    Tuesday, June 12 2018 3:00 AM EDT2018-06-12 07:00:11 GMT
    (Sean Kilpatrick/The Canadian Press via AP). U.S. President Donald Trump leaves the G7 Leaders Summit in La Malbaie, Que., on Saturday, June 9, 2018., with White House Chief of Staff John Kelly, left, and National Security Adviser John Bolton.(Sean Kilpatrick/The Canadian Press via AP). U.S. President Donald Trump leaves the G7 Leaders Summit in La Malbaie, Que., on Saturday, June 9, 2018., with White House Chief of Staff John Kelly, left, and National Security Adviser John Bolton.
    Republican leaders in Congress haven't said much about President Donald Trump's outbursts over the Group of Seven economic summit.More >>
    Republican leaders in Congress haven't said much about President Donald Trump's outbursts over the Group of Seven economic summit.More >>
  • Republicans reluctant to criticize Trump's actions abroad

    Republicans reluctant to criticize Trump's actions abroad

    Monday, June 11 2018 6:53 PM EDT2018-06-11 22:53:58 GMT
    Tuesday, June 12 2018 12:48 AM EDT2018-06-12 04:48:17 GMT
    Republicans in Congress are often hesitant to publicly criticize President Donald Trump, even when they strongly disagree.More >>
    Republicans in Congress are often hesitant to publicly criticize President Donald Trump, even when they strongly disagree.More >>
  • Kim Jong Un could give up ICBMs but keep some nuclear forces

    Kim Jong Un could give up ICBMs but keep some nuclear forces

    Monday, June 11 2018 2:16 AM EDT2018-06-11 06:16:38 GMT
    Tuesday, June 12 2018 12:37 AM EDT2018-06-12 04:37:38 GMT
    (Korean Central News Agency/Korea News Service via AP, File). FILE - This Nov. 29, 2017, file image provided by the North Korean government Nov. 30, 2017, shows North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, third from left, and what the North Korean government call...(Korean Central News Agency/Korea News Service via AP, File). FILE - This Nov. 29, 2017, file image provided by the North Korean government Nov. 30, 2017, shows North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, third from left, and what the North Korean government call...
    After years of effort to develop nuclear missiles that can target the U.S. mainland, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un could decide to get rid of them _ but still keep the country's shorter-range weapons.More >>
    After years of effort to develop nuclear missiles that can target the U.S. mainland, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un could decide to get rid of them _ but still keep the country's shorter-range weapons.More >>
  • Amazon unveils nearly hands-free streaming TV device

    Amazon unveils nearly hands-free streaming TV device

    Thursday, June 7 2018 4:20 PM EDT2018-06-07 20:20:57 GMT
    Monday, June 11 2018 7:59 PM EDT2018-06-11 23:59:56 GMT
    Amazon says the Fire TV Cube has been designed for TV viewers and can switch between cable and streaming services.More >>
    Amazon says the Fire TV Cube has been designed for TV viewers and can switch between cable and streaming services.More >>
  • The Latest: Italy: Today is turning point in EU migration

    The Latest: Italy: Today is turning point in EU migration

    Monday, June 11 2018 7:57 AM EDT2018-06-11 11:57:04 GMT
    Monday, June 11 2018 6:08 PM EDT2018-06-11 22:08:48 GMT
    (Riccardo Antimiani/ANSA via AP). FILE - In this Monday, May 14, 2018 file photo, Leader of the League party, Matteo Salvini, addresses the media after meeting with Italian President Sergio Mattarella, at the Quirinale presidential palace, in Rome. The...(Riccardo Antimiani/ANSA via AP). FILE - In this Monday, May 14, 2018 file photo, Leader of the League party, Matteo Salvini, addresses the media after meeting with Italian President Sergio Mattarella, at the Quirinale presidential palace, in Rome. The...
    The German government is calling on all involved with the fate of a migrant rescue ship in the Mediterranean Sea to "do justice to their humanitarian responsibility.".More >>
    The German government is calling on all involved with the fate of a migrant rescue ship in the Mediterranean Sea to "do justice to their humanitarian responsibility.".More >>
  • London mayor upbeat about tech despite investment concerns

    London mayor upbeat about tech despite investment concerns

    Monday, June 11 2018 11:55 AM EDT2018-06-11 15:55:39 GMT
    Monday, June 11 2018 3:24 PM EDT2018-06-11 19:24:59 GMT
    (AP Photo/Robert Stevens). Mayor of London Sadiq Khan during London Tech Week in London, Monday, June 11 2018. London Mayor Sadiq Khan says he hopes U.S. President Donald Trump will reconsider the protectionist measures that divided the G-7 summit in C...(AP Photo/Robert Stevens). Mayor of London Sadiq Khan during London Tech Week in London, Monday, June 11 2018. London Mayor Sadiq Khan says he hopes U.S. President Donald Trump will reconsider the protectionist measures that divided the G-7 summit in C...
    London Mayor Sadiq Khan says he's optimistic the city will continue to attract international investors after Brexit as a survey showed Britain's attractiveness as a destination for foreign direct investment dimmed...More >>
    London Mayor Sadiq Khan says he's optimistic the city will continue to attract international investors after Brexit as a survey showed Britain's attractiveness as a destination for foreign direct investment dimmed last year.More >>
  • Scientists: No way to know when Hawaii eruption will end

    Scientists: No way to know when Hawaii eruption will end

    Thursday, June 7 2018 6:22 PM EDT2018-06-07 22:22:44 GMT
    Monday, June 11 2018 3:14 PM EDT2018-06-11 19:14:26 GMT
    (AP Photo/LE Baskow). Most of the Kapoho area including the tide pools is now covered in fresh lava with few properties still intact as the Kilauea Volcano lower east rift zone eruption continues on Wednesday, June 6, 2018, in Pahoa, Hawaii.(AP Photo/LE Baskow). Most of the Kapoho area including the tide pools is now covered in fresh lava with few properties still intact as the Kilauea Volcano lower east rift zone eruption continues on Wednesday, June 6, 2018, in Pahoa, Hawaii.
    Scientists say lava that poured into the low-laying coastal Hawaii neighborhoods of Kapoho and Vacationland spread across the area in just two days.More >>
    Scientists say lava that poured into the low-laying coastal Hawaii neighborhoods of Kapoho and Vacationland spread across the area in just two days.More >>
  • Report: Downed power lines sparked deadly California fires

    Report: Downed power lines sparked deadly California fires

    Friday, June 8 2018 7:11 PM EDT2018-06-08 23:11:39 GMT
    Monday, June 11 2018 2:11 PM EDT2018-06-11 18:11:03 GMT
    California's Department of Forestry and Fire Protection says 12 Northern California wildfires last fall, including two that killed a total of 15 people, were caused by downed power lines.More >>
    California's Department of Forestry and Fire Protection says 12 Northern California wildfires last fall, including two that killed a total of 15 people, were caused by downed power lines.More >>
  • Bitcoin at 2-month low after South Korean exchange hacked

    Bitcoin at 2-month low after South Korean exchange hacked

    Monday, June 11 2018 12:22 AM EDT2018-06-11 04:22:56 GMT
    Monday, June 11 2018 1:35 PM EDT2018-06-11 17:35:05 GMT
    A South Korean cryptocurrency exchange says hackers stole about one-third of the coins traded on the exchange.More >>
    A South Korean cryptocurrency exchange says hackers stole about one-third of the coins traded on the exchange.More >>
  • Commerce Secretary: US reaches deal with China's ZTE

    Commerce Secretary: US reaches deal with China's ZTE

    Thursday, June 7 2018 9:00 AM EDT2018-06-07 13:00:43 GMT
    Monday, June 11 2018 12:41 PM EDT2018-06-11 16:41:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/Manu Fernandez, File). FILE- In this Feb. 26, 2014, file photo, a sign for the ZTE booth is seen at the Mobile World Congress, the world's largest mobile phone trade show in Barcelona, Spain. The United States has reached a deal with the Chin...(AP Photo/Manu Fernandez, File). FILE- In this Feb. 26, 2014, file photo, a sign for the ZTE booth is seen at the Mobile World Congress, the world's largest mobile phone trade show in Barcelona, Spain. The United States has reached a deal with the Chin...
    Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross says that the U.S. has reached a deal with Chinese telecommunications giant ZTE that includes a $1 billion fine.More >>
    Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross says that the U.S. has reached a deal with Chinese telecommunications giant ZTE that includes a $1 billion fine.More >>
  • Uber driver charged with murder in Denver shooting

    Uber driver charged with murder in Denver shooting

    Thursday, June 7 2018 2:45 PM EDT2018-06-07 18:45:23 GMT
    Monday, June 11 2018 11:09 AM EDT2018-06-11 15:09:18 GMT
    (Denver Police Department via AP, File). FILE - This file booking image provided by the Denver Police Department shows Michael Andre Hancock, who was arrested Friday, June 1, 2018, in connection with the fatal shooting of a passenger on Interstate 25. ...(Denver Police Department via AP, File). FILE - This file booking image provided by the Denver Police Department shows Michael Andre Hancock, who was arrested Friday, June 1, 2018, in connection with the fatal shooting of a passenger on Interstate 25. ...
    A Colorado Uber driver has been charged with first-degree murder in the fatal shooting of a passenger.More >>
    A Colorado Uber driver has been charged with first-degree murder in the fatal shooting of a passenger.More >>
  • Mindy Kaling jokes about Trump, toilet plungers at Dartmouth

    Mindy Kaling jokes about Trump, toilet plungers at Dartmouth

    Sunday, June 10 2018 9:22 AM EDT2018-06-10 13:22:36 GMT
    Monday, June 11 2018 7:04 AM EDT2018-06-11 11:04:23 GMT
    Actor, comedian and author Mindy Kaling is about to deliver the commencement address at Dartmouth College, her alma mater.More >>
    Actor, comedian and author Mindy Kaling is about to deliver the commencement address at Dartmouth College, her alma mater.More >>
  • Sleuthing leads to new findings about peculiar ocean fish

    Sleuthing leads to new findings about peculiar ocean fish

    Thursday, June 7 2018 3:41 PM EDT2018-06-07 19:41:16 GMT
    Monday, June 11 2018 5:46 AM EDT2018-06-11 09:46:45 GMT
    (James Poulson/The Daily Sitka Sentinel via AP). FILE - In this Sept. 12, 2005, file photo, John Petraborg holds up a 35-pound moonfish, also known as opah and normally found in the deep waters near Hawaii, on board his troller Roulette at ANB Harbor i...(James Poulson/The Daily Sitka Sentinel via AP). FILE - In this Sept. 12, 2005, file photo, John Petraborg holds up a 35-pound moonfish, also known as opah and normally found in the deep waters near Hawaii, on board his troller Roulette at ANB Harbor i...
    Scientists have identified three new species of opah, a colorful, peculiar deep-diving fish that is increasingly served in U.S. restaurants.More >>
    Scientists have identified three new species of opah, a colorful, peculiar deep-diving fish that is increasingly served in U.S. restaurants.More >>
  • No voter registration point of pride, unease in North Dakota

    No voter registration point of pride, unease in North Dakota

    Sunday, June 10 2018 1:02 PM EDT2018-06-10 17:02:41 GMT
    Monday, June 11 2018 1:03 AM EDT2018-06-11 05:03:06 GMT
    (AP Photo/James MacPherson). In this Tuesday, June 5, 2018 photo, Dave and Jane Will inspect a sample ballot in Bismarck, N.D. Dave Will believes North Dakota's changing demographics and economic importance as a big oil producer make voter registration...(AP Photo/James MacPherson). In this Tuesday, June 5, 2018 photo, Dave and Jane Will inspect a sample ballot in Bismarck, N.D. Dave Will believes North Dakota's changing demographics and economic importance as a big oil producer make voter registration...
    North Dakota is the only state in the nation without voter registration, a system longtime residents prize for its simplicity.More >>
    North Dakota is the only state in the nation without voter registration, a system longtime residents prize for its simplicity.More >>
  • Pope to oil execs: Energy needs mustn't destroy civilization

    Pope to oil execs: Energy needs mustn't destroy civilization

    Saturday, June 9 2018 6:11 AM EDT2018-06-09 10:11:53 GMT
    Monday, June 11 2018 12:33 AM EDT2018-06-11 04:33:37 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia). Pope Francis waves to faithful during the Angelus noon prayer in St. Peter's Square at the Vatican, Sunday, June 3, 2018.(AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia). Pope Francis waves to faithful during the Angelus noon prayer in St. Peter's Square at the Vatican, Sunday, June 3, 2018.
    Pope Francis has told a meeting with some world oil executives that the transition to less-polluting energy sources "is a challenge of epochal proportions.''.More >>
    Pope Francis has told a meeting with some world oil executives that the transition to less-polluting energy sources "is a challenge of epochal proportions.''.More >>
  • After an early stumble, US stock indexes end modestly higher

    After an early stumble, US stock indexes end modestly higher

    Friday, June 8 2018 10:11 AM EDT2018-06-08 14:11:29 GMT
    Sunday, June 10 2018 1:14 PM EDT2018-06-10 17:14:02 GMT
    (AP Photo/Kathy Willens, File). FILE- In this April 26, 2018, file photo, a sign promoting the New York Stock Exchange hangs above a scaffolding attached to the New York Stock Exchange, left, in New York. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on...(AP Photo/Kathy Willens, File). FILE- In this April 26, 2018, file photo, a sign promoting the New York Stock Exchange hangs above a scaffolding attached to the New York Stock Exchange, left, in New York. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on...
    Global stock markets are down ahead of a Group of Seven summit that promises to be tense as leaders confront U.S. President Donald Trump over tariffs he is imposing.More >>
    Global stock markets are down ahead of a Group of Seven summit that promises to be tense as leaders confront U.S. President Donald Trump over tariffs he is imposing.More >>
  • Uber decries ride-hailing price cap passed in Honolulu

    Uber decries ride-hailing price cap passed in Honolulu

    Wednesday, June 6 2018 11:10 AM EDT2018-06-06 15:10:08 GMT
    Sunday, June 10 2018 12:35 PM EDT2018-06-10 16:35:22 GMT
    Ride-hailing service Uber sent emails to customers and drivers urging them to reach out to the Honolulu City Council and criticize a bill that would place more restrictions on the transportation network company and...More >>
    Ride-hailing service Uber sent emails to customers and drivers urging them to reach out to the Honolulu City Council and criticize a bill that would place more restrictions on the transportation network company and similar operations.More >>
  • Celebrity chef Anthony Bourdain found dead in France at 61

    Celebrity chef Anthony Bourdain found dead in France at 61

    Friday, June 8 2018 8:11 AM EDT2018-06-08 12:11:18 GMT
    Saturday, June 9 2018 3:34 PM EDT2018-06-09 19:34:59 GMT
    (Photo by Brent N. Clarke/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this Oct. 5, 2017 file photo, Executive Producer and narrator chef Anthony Bourdain attends the premiere of "Wasted! The Story of Food Waste" at the Alamo Drafthouse Cinema in New York.  Bourdain ...(Photo by Brent N. Clarke/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this Oct. 5, 2017 file photo, Executive Producer and narrator chef Anthony Bourdain attends the premiere of "Wasted! The Story of Food Waste" at the Alamo Drafthouse Cinema in New York. Bourdain ...
    Celebrity chef Anthony Bourdain has been found dead at age 61 in his hotel room in France while working on his CNN series on culinary traditions around the world.More >>
    Celebrity chef Anthony Bourdain has been found dead at age 61 in his hotel room in France while working on his CNN series on culinary traditions around the world.More >>
  • The Latest: Chef recalls serving Bourdain regional fare

    The Latest: Chef recalls serving Bourdain regional fare

    Friday, June 8 2018 9:52 AM EDT2018-06-08 13:52:04 GMT
    Saturday, June 9 2018 2:35 PM EDT2018-06-09 18:35:10 GMT
    (Photo by Brent N. Clarke/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this Oct. 5, 2017 file photo, Executive Producer and narrator chef Anthony Bourdain attends the premiere of "Wasted! The Story of Food Waste" at the Alamo Drafthouse Cinema in New York.  Bourdain ...(Photo by Brent N. Clarke/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this Oct. 5, 2017 file photo, Executive Producer and narrator chef Anthony Bourdain attends the premiere of "Wasted! The Story of Food Waste" at the Alamo Drafthouse Cinema in New York. Bourdain ...
    Friends and colleagues of American TV celebrity chef Anthony Bourdain are saying they're shocked and heartbroken over his death.More >>
    Friends and colleagues of American TV celebrity chef Anthony Bourdain are saying they're shocked and heartbroken over his death.More >>
  • Sheryl Sandberg uses Facebook's woes as lesson for MIT grads

    Sheryl Sandberg uses Facebook's woes as lesson for MIT grads

    Friday, June 8 2018 12:21 PM EDT2018-06-08 16:21:53 GMT
    Saturday, June 9 2018 11:23 AM EDT2018-06-09 15:23:09 GMT
    (AP Photo/Thibault Camus, File). FILE - In this Jan. 17, 2017, file photo, Chief Operating Officer of Facebook, Sheryl Sandberg, delivers a speech during the visit of a start-up companies gathering at Paris' Station F in Paris. Sandberg, who oversees F...(AP Photo/Thibault Camus, File). FILE - In this Jan. 17, 2017, file photo, Chief Operating Officer of Facebook, Sheryl Sandberg, delivers a speech during the visit of a start-up companies gathering at Paris' Station F in Paris. Sandberg, who oversees F...
    Facebook executive Sheryl Sandberg says MIT's graduating class should use technology as a "force for good" but warned that others will use it for harm.More >>
    Facebook executive Sheryl Sandberg says MIT's graduating class should use technology as a "force for good" but warned that others will use it for harm.More >>
  • Trade tremors: How tariffs, tough talk has unsettled markets

    Trade tremors: How tariffs, tough talk has unsettled markets

    Friday, June 8 2018 7:01 AM EDT2018-06-08 11:01:27 GMT
    Saturday, June 9 2018 8:52 AM EDT2018-06-09 12:52:28 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. Fears of a trade war have given a boost to some of the biggest compa...(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. Fears of a trade war have given a boost to some of the biggest compa...
    Stocks have traded erratically since late February as investors try to size up the impact of trade tensions between the US and major trading partners including China, Europe, Canada and Mexico.More >>
    Stocks have traded erratically since late February as investors try to size up the impact of trade tensions between the US and major trading partners including China, Europe, Canada and Mexico.More >>
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  • Google, Facebook, others speak out against child separation

    Google, Facebook, others speak out against child separation

    Tuesday, June 19 2018 5:51 PM EDT2018-06-19 21:51:22 GMT
    Tuesday, June 19 2018 7:51 PM EDT2018-06-19 23:51:22 GMT
    CEOs of Facebook, Google, Apple and others speak out against child separations at the border.More >>
    CEOs of Facebook, Google, Apple and others speak out against child separations at the border.More >>
  • Bucks' Sterling Brown sues Milwaukee over stun-gun arrest

    Bucks' Sterling Brown sues Milwaukee over stun-gun arrest

    Tuesday, June 19 2018 11:32 AM EDT2018-06-19 15:32:35 GMT
    Tuesday, June 19 2018 7:46 PM EDT2018-06-19 23:46:21 GMT
    This Jan. 26, 2018 police body-camera footage released by Milwaukee Police Department shows NBA Bucks guard Sterling Brown as he talks to arresting police officers after being shot by a stun gun in a Walgreens parking lot. (Milwaukee Police Dept/AP)This Jan. 26, 2018 police body-camera footage released by Milwaukee Police Department shows NBA Bucks guard Sterling Brown as he talks to arresting police officers after being shot by a stun gun in a Walgreens parking lot. (Milwaukee Police Dept/AP)

    Milwaukee Bucks guard Sterling Brown is suing the city and its police department because officers used a stun gun on him during his arrest for a parking violation in January.

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    Milwaukee Bucks guard Sterling Brown is suing the city and its police department because officers used a stun gun on him during his arrest for a parking violation in January.

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  • 5 charged in 'smuggling scheme' after fatal crash in Texas

    5 charged in 'smuggling scheme' after fatal crash in Texas

    Tuesday, June 19 2018 3:51 PM EDT2018-06-19 19:51:19 GMT
    Tuesday, June 19 2018 7:46 PM EDT2018-06-19 23:46:14 GMT
    (David Caltabiano/KABB/WOAI via AP). In this image tweeted by David Caltabiano of KABB/WOAI, a heavily damaged SUV is seen on Texas Highway 85 in Big Wells, Texas, after crashing while carrying more than a dozen people fleeing from Border Patrol agents...(David Caltabiano/KABB/WOAI via AP). In this image tweeted by David Caltabiano of KABB/WOAI, a heavily damaged SUV is seen on Texas Highway 85 in Big Wells, Texas, after crashing while carrying more than a dozen people fleeing from Border Patrol agents...
    Prosecutors: 5 people charged in 'smuggling scheme' after fatal crash of SUV fleeing Border Patrol, sheriff's deputies in South Texas.More >>
    Prosecutors: 5 people charged in 'smuggling scheme' after fatal crash of SUV fleeing Border Patrol, sheriff's deputies in South Texas.More >>
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