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  • SpaceX's 1st traveler is moonstruck Japanese fashion tycoon

    SpaceX's 1st traveler is moonstruck Japanese fashion tycoon

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 9:04 PM EDT2018-09-19 01:04:11 GMT
    (AP Photo/Chris Carlson). SpaceX founder and chief executive Elon Musk, left, shakes hands with Japanese billionaire Yusaku Maezawa, right, after announcing him as the first private passenger on a trip around the moon, Monday, Sept. 17, 2018, in Hawtho...(AP Photo/Chris Carlson). SpaceX founder and chief executive Elon Musk, left, shakes hands with Japanese billionaire Yusaku Maezawa, right, after announcing him as the first private passenger on a trip around the moon, Monday, Sept. 17, 2018, in Hawtho...
    Japanese billionaire due to blast off on SpaceX mission a fashion tycoon, art collector.
    Japanese billionaire due to blast off on SpaceX mission a fashion tycoon, art collector.
  • Judge: Georgia has stalled in face of voting system risks

    Judge: Georgia has stalled in face of voting system risks

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 9:04 PM EDT2018-09-19 01:04:07 GMT
    Voting integrity advocates had argued Georgia's electronic voting machines are unreliable and vulnerable to hacking, but a federal judge says forcing the state to change its system to paper ballots before the...
    Voting integrity advocates had argued Georgia's electronic voting machines are unreliable and vulnerable to hacking, but a federal judge says forcing the state to change its system to paper ballots before the midterm elections is too risky.
  • European nations plan to use more hydrogen for energy needs

    European nations plan to use more hydrogen for energy needs

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 9:04 PM EDT2018-09-19 01:04:02 GMT
    (Philipp Schulze/dpa via AP). In this Sept. 16, 2018 photo a fuel cell train which is powered by hydrogen arrives in Bremervoerde, northern Germany. It is one of two trains that will go into regular service in 2019.(Philipp Schulze/dpa via AP). In this Sept. 16, 2018 photo a fuel cell train which is powered by hydrogen arrives in Bremervoerde, northern Germany. It is one of two trains that will go into regular service in 2019.
    European countries want to increase the use of hydrogen as part of a plan to cut the continent's carbon emissions.
    European countries want to increase the use of hydrogen as part of a plan to cut the continent's carbon emissions.
  • Paving its future: Ferrari unveils wide-ranging new plans

    Paving its future: Ferrari unveils wide-ranging new plans

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 9:03 PM EDT2018-09-19 01:03:58 GMT
    Super sportscar maker Ferrari has unveiled two updated versions of its classic open-top "barchetta" racing model as it updates the investor community on a new 5-year business plan.
    Super sportscar maker Ferrari has unveiled two updated versions of its classic open-top "barchetta" racing model as it updates the investor community on a new 5-year business plan.
  • Bill Gates calls for more global education assessments data

    Bill Gates calls for more global education assessments data

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 9:03 PM EDT2018-09-19 01:03:51 GMT
    Bill Gates is rallying behind school quality in developing nations with a push for more assessment data, a new initiative that links the Microsoft co-founder's signature U.S. education priorities with his more...
    Bill Gates is rallying behind school quality in developing nations with a push for more assessment data, a new initiative that links the Microsoft co-founder's signature U.S. education priorities with his more prominent global philanthropy work.
  • Tesla says it has turned over documents to feds

    Tesla says it has turned over documents to feds

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 9:03 PM EDT2018-09-19 01:03:47 GMT
    Shares of electric car maker Tesla Inc. fell more than 5 percent Tuesday after a report that it's under criminal investigation over statements about taking the company private.
    Shares of electric car maker Tesla Inc. fell more than 5 percent Tuesday after a report that it's under criminal investigation over statements about taking the company private.
  • Can apps like Waze steer you clear of disaster? Maybe not

    Can apps like Waze steer you clear of disaster? Maybe not

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 9:03 PM EDT2018-09-19 01:03:42 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gerry Broome, File). FILE- In this Monday, Sept. 17, 2018, file photo flooded vehicles sit on a closed section of Interstate 95 in Lumberton, N.C., where the Lumber river overflowed following flooding from Hurricane Florence. Navigation apps ...(AP Photo/Gerry Broome, File). FILE- In this Monday, Sept. 17, 2018, file photo flooded vehicles sit on a closed section of Interstate 95 in Lumberton, N.C., where the Lumber river overflowed following flooding from Hurricane Florence. Navigation apps ...
    Navigation apps like Waze are trying to help motorists avoid hurricane flooding, but can people really rely on their smartphones to steer themselves out of a disaster zone.
    Navigation apps like Waze are trying to help motorists avoid hurricane flooding, but can people really rely on their smartphones to steer themselves out of a disaster zone.
  • Renault-Nissan to use Android system in its dashboards

    Renault-Nissan to use Android system in its dashboards

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 9:03 PM EDT2018-09-19 01:03:38 GMT
    Google teams with Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi to add Android to dashboard media systems.
    Google teams with Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi to add Android to dashboard media systems.
  • 1st private moon flight passenger to invite creative guests

    1st private moon flight passenger to invite creative guests

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 9:03 PM EDT2018-09-19 01:03:35 GMT
    (AP Photo/Chris Carlson). Japanese billionaire Yusaku Maezawa speaks after SpaceX founder and chief executive Elon Musk announced him as the person who would be the first private passenger on a trip around the moon, Monday, Sept. 17, 2018, in Hawthorne...(AP Photo/Chris Carlson). Japanese billionaire Yusaku Maezawa speaks after SpaceX founder and chief executive Elon Musk announced him as the person who would be the first private passenger on a trip around the moon, Monday, Sept. 17, 2018, in Hawthorne...
    Japanese billionaire Yusaku Maezawa said Monday that he plans to blast off on the first-ever commercial trip around the moon and will invite six to eight artists, architects, designers and other creative people on...
    Japanese billionaire Yusaku Maezawa said Monday that he plans to blast off on the first-ever commercial trip around the moon and will invite six to eight artists, architects, designers and other creative people on the weeklong journey.
  • Researchers find hints of Israeli spyware around globe

    Researchers find hints of Israeli spyware around globe

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 9:03 PM EDT2018-09-19 01:03:27 GMT
    Researchers say that an increasingly notorious brand of Israeli surveillance software is being used further afield than previously known, with possible infections detected in 45 countries across the globe.
    Researchers say that an increasingly notorious brand of Israeli surveillance software is being used further afield than previously known, with possible infections detected in 45 countries across the globe.
  • Correction: Guatemala-Mayan Altar story

    Correction: Guatemala-Mayan Altar story

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 9:03 PM EDT2018-09-19 01:03:24 GMT
    (AP Photo/Oliver de Ros). A nearly 1,500-year-old carved altar from the Maya site "La Corona," located in the northern Guatemalan department of Peten, is displayed at the National Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology in Guatemala City, Wednesday, Sept. ...(AP Photo/Oliver de Ros). A nearly 1,500-year-old carved altar from the Maya site "La Corona," located in the northern Guatemalan department of Peten, is displayed at the National Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology in Guatemala City, Wednesday, Sept. ...
    Archaeologists say an altar found at the La Corona site in Guatemala suggests the Mayan dynasty of Kaanul, known as the Snake Kings, acted like its namesake in slowly squeezing the rival kingdom of Tikal.
    Archaeologists say an altar found at the La Corona site in Guatemala suggests the Mayan dynasty of Kaanul, known as the Snake Kings, acted like its namesake in slowly squeezing the rival kingdom of Tikal.
  • Russian cosmonauts to conduct spacewalk to probe into leak

    Russian cosmonauts to conduct spacewalk to probe into leak

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 9:03 PM EDT2018-09-19 01:03:18 GMT
    A space official says that Russian cosmonauts will venture outside the International Space Station to inspect a section where a mysterious leak has been discovered.
    A space official says that Russian cosmonauts will venture outside the International Space Station to inspect a section where a mysterious leak has been discovered.
  • Past NASA chiefs gather for space agency's 60th anniversary

    Past NASA chiefs gather for space agency's 60th anniversary

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 9:03 PM EDT2018-09-19 01:03:15 GMT
    (AIAA via AP). In this photo provided by the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA), from left, former NASA Administrators Richard Truly, Daniel Goldin, Sean O’Keefe, Michael Griffin and Charles Bolden and current NASA Administrator ...(AIAA via AP). In this photo provided by the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA), from left, former NASA Administrators Richard Truly, Daniel Goldin, Sean O’Keefe, Michael Griffin and Charles Bolden and current NASA Administrator ...
    NASA chiefs going back 30 years have come together to mark the space agency's 60th anniversary.
    NASA chiefs going back 30 years have come together to mark the space agency's 60th anniversary.
  • Trump rolls back pollution rules for drilling on US lands

    Trump rolls back pollution rules for drilling on US lands

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 9:03 PM EDT2018-09-19 01:03:12 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alex Brandon). President Donald Trump speaks during a news conference with Polish President Andrzej Duda, in the East Room of the White House, Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2018, in Washington.(AP Photo/Alex Brandon). President Donald Trump speaks during a news conference with Polish President Andrzej Duda, in the East Room of the White House, Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2018, in Washington.
    An on-again, off-again effort to restrict harmful methane emissions on federal lands is off _ again.
    An on-again, off-again effort to restrict harmful methane emissions on federal lands is off _ again.
  • NASA satellite launched to measure Earth's ice changes

    NASA satellite launched to measure Earth's ice changes

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 9:03 PM EDT2018-09-19 01:03:10 GMT
    (Bill Ingalls/NASA via AP). The United Launch Alliance (ULA) Delta II rocket with the NASA Ice, Cloud and land Elevation Satellite-2 (ICESat-2) onboard is seen shortly after the mobile service tower at SLC-2 was rolled back, Saturday, Sept. 15, 2018, a...(Bill Ingalls/NASA via AP). The United Launch Alliance (ULA) Delta II rocket with the NASA Ice, Cloud and land Elevation Satellite-2 (ICESat-2) onboard is seen shortly after the mobile service tower at SLC-2 was rolled back, Saturday, Sept. 15, 2018, a...
    A NASA satellite designed to precisely measure changes in Earths ice sheets, glaciers, sea ice and vegetation has been launched from California.
    A NASA satellite designed to precisely measure changes in Earths ice sheets, glaciers, sea ice and vegetation has been launched from California.
  • New Mexico observatory closed for security reasons to reopen

    New Mexico observatory closed for security reasons to reopen

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 9:03 PM EDT2018-09-19 01:03:09 GMT
    An observatory in the mountains of southern New Mexico that had been closed since early September because of an undisclosed security concern is now scheduled to reopen on Monday.
    An observatory in the mountains of southern New Mexico that had been closed since early September because of an undisclosed security concern is now scheduled to reopen on Monday.
  • US hurricane, Asian typhoon: 1 brings water, the other, wind

    US hurricane, Asian typhoon: 1 brings water, the other, wind

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 9:03 PM EDT2018-09-19 01:03:02 GMT
    World map showing areas affected by typhoons and hurricanes.; 2c x 2 inches; 96.3 mm x 50 mm;World map showing areas affected by typhoons and hurricanes.; 2c x 2 inches; 96.3 mm x 50 mm;
    Hurricane Florence and Typhoon Mangkhut roar ashore the same day half a world apart, spreading devastation as differently as the water and the wind.
    Hurricane Florence and Typhoon Mangkhut roar ashore the same day half a world apart, spreading devastation as differently as the water and the wind.
  • Hurricane rating system fails to account for deadly rain

    Hurricane rating system fails to account for deadly rain

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 9:02 PM EDT2018-09-19 01:02:58 GMT
    (AP Photo/Allen G. Breed). Famous Roberts poses for a portrait as an SUV plows through floodwaters on NC 41 outside Trenton, N.C., on Monday, Sept. 17, 2018. Roberts chose to ride out Hurricane Florence in Trenton, partly because the forecast strength ...(AP Photo/Allen G. Breed). Famous Roberts poses for a portrait as an SUV plows through floodwaters on NC 41 outside Trenton, N.C., on Monday, Sept. 17, 2018. Roberts chose to ride out Hurricane Florence in Trenton, partly because the forecast strength ...
    Several meteorologists and disaster experts say Florence highlights a problem with the way hurricane danger is rated.
    Several meteorologists and disaster experts say Florence highlights a problem with the way hurricane danger is rated.
  • Grizzly's rare aggressive attack kills 1, puzzles officials

    Grizzly's rare aggressive attack kills 1, puzzles officials

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 9:02 PM EDT2018-09-19 01:02:52 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jim Urquhart,File). FILE - In this July 6, 2011, file photo, a grizzly bear roams near Beaver Lake in Yellowstone National Park, Wy. An attack by a female and her more than 1-year-old cub in the Teton Wilderness east of Grand Teton National P...(AP Photo/Jim Urquhart,File). FILE - In this July 6, 2011, file photo, a grizzly bear roams near Beaver Lake in Yellowstone National Park, Wy. An attack by a female and her more than 1-year-old cub in the Teton Wilderness east of Grand Teton National P...
    Officials puzzle over especially aggressive attack that kills hunting guide, injures client in Wyoming.
    Officials puzzle over especially aggressive attack that kills hunting guide, injures client in Wyoming.
  • A warmer world makes hurricanes wetter and more intense

    A warmer world makes hurricanes wetter and more intense

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 9:02 PM EDT2018-09-19 01:02:49 GMT
    (Steve Earley /The Virginian-Pilot via AP). Water passes though a breach in the dune line on Hwy 12 between Frisco and Hatteras Village, N.C., Friday, Sept. 14, 2018.(Steve Earley /The Virginian-Pilot via AP). Water passes though a breach in the dune line on Hwy 12 between Frisco and Hatteras Village, N.C., Friday, Sept. 14, 2018.
    Scientists: Warner world makes hurricanes wetter, stronger and faster to intensify.
    Scientists: Warner world makes hurricanes wetter, stronger and faster to intensify.
  • Oregon using Facebook to remind inactive voters to register

    Oregon using Facebook to remind inactive voters to register

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 9:02 PM EDT2018-09-19 01:02:06 GMT
    In this era of manipulators using social media to interfere in elections, Oregon is instead using Facebook to bolster participation by contacting inactive voters to remind them to update their registration.
    In this era of manipulators using social media to interfere in elections, Oregon is instead using Facebook to bolster participation by contacting inactive voters to remind them to update their registration.
  • AP source: 76ers name Elton Brand general manager

    AP source: 76ers name Elton Brand general manager

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 8:10 PM EDT2018-09-19 00:10:04 GMT
    (AP Photo/Nick Wass, File). FILE - In this Sunday, Feb. 25, 2018 file photo, Philadelphia 76ers head coach Brett Brown reacts towards the bench during the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Washington Wizards in Washington. Philadelphia ...(AP Photo/Nick Wass, File). FILE - In this Sunday, Feb. 25, 2018 file photo, Philadelphia 76ers head coach Brett Brown reacts towards the bench during the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Washington Wizards in Washington. Philadelphia ...
    AP source: Elton Brand hired as general manager of Philadelphia 76ers.
    AP source: Elton Brand hired as general manager of Philadelphia 76ers.
  • Steelers plan to talk to Brown about social media usage

    Steelers plan to talk to Brown about social media usage

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 8:09 PM EDT2018-09-19 00:09:59 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar). Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin meets with reporters after an NFL football game against the Kansas City Chiefs in Pittsburgh, Sunday, Sept. 16, 2018.(AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar). Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin meets with reporters after an NFL football game against the Kansas City Chiefs in Pittsburgh, Sunday, Sept. 16, 2018.
    Pittsburgh Steelers coach Mike Tomlin wants to talk to Antonio Brown about the Pro Bowl wide receiver's social media usage.
    Pittsburgh Steelers coach Mike Tomlin wants to talk to Antonio Brown about the Pro Bowl wide receiver's social media usage.
  • Cape Cod shark attacks show need for better cell service

    Cape Cod shark attacks show need for better cell service

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 6:53 PM EDT2018-09-18 22:53:59 GMT
    (Merrily Cassidy/The Cape Cod Times via AP). Two signs at the top of the dune at Newcomb Hollow Beach alert visitors that the beach is closed to swimming, Saturday, Sept. 15, 2018, in Wellfleet, Mass. A Revere man died after being bitten by a shark off...(Merrily Cassidy/The Cape Cod Times via AP). Two signs at the top of the dune at Newcomb Hollow Beach alert visitors that the beach is closed to swimming, Saturday, Sept. 15, 2018, in Wellfleet, Mass. A Revere man died after being bitten by a shark off...
    Two shark attacks on Cape Cod this summer are underscoring the need for better cellphone service at some of the region's beaches.
    Two shark attacks on Cape Cod this summer are underscoring the need for better cellphone service at some of the region's beaches.
  • The Latest: Trump says he's just getting started on trade

    The Latest: Trump says he's just getting started on trade

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 6:28 PM EDT2018-09-18 22:28:51 GMT
    (AP Photo/Stephen B. Morton, File). FILE- In this July, 5, 2018, file photo, a ship to shore crane prepares to load a 40-foot shipping container onto a container ship at the Port of Savannah in Savannah, Ga. China said Tuesday, Sept. 18, that it will t...(AP Photo/Stephen B. Morton, File). FILE- In this July, 5, 2018, file photo, a ship to shore crane prepares to load a 40-foot shipping container onto a container ship at the Port of Savannah in Savannah, Ga. China said Tuesday, Sept. 18, that it will t...
    China says it will increase tariffs on $60 billion worth of U.S. goods in retaliation after President Donald Trump announced new U.S. tariffs on $200 billion worth of Chinese imports.
    China says it will increase tariffs on $60 billion worth of U.S. goods in retaliation after President Donald Trump announced new U.S. tariffs on $200 billion worth of Chinese imports.
  • Stocks end higher as traders shrug off new China-US tariffs

    Stocks end higher as traders shrug off new China-US tariffs

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 5:28 PM EDT2018-09-18 21:28:02 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE- In this Aug. 21, 2018, file photo specialist Peter Mazza, left, works at his post on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Tuesday, Sept. 18.(AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE- In this Aug. 21, 2018, file photo specialist Peter Mazza, left, works at his post on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Tuesday, Sept. 18.
    U.S. stocks are rising in early trading as investors weigh the White House's decision to impose tariffs on another $200 billion of Chinese goods beginning next week.
    U.S. stocks are rising in early trading as investors weigh the White House's decision to impose tariffs on another $200 billion of Chinese goods beginning next week.
  • ACLU: Facebook allows gender-biased job ads on its platform

    ACLU: Facebook allows gender-biased job ads on its platform

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 5:18 PM EDT2018-09-18 21:18:07 GMT
    The American Civil Liberties Union has filed a complaint against Facebook and 10 other companies, saying job ads placed on the social networking service discriminated against women.
    The American Civil Liberties Union has filed a complaint against Facebook and 10 other companies, saying job ads placed on the social networking service discriminated against women.
  • Diver who helped with Thai cave rescue sues Elon Musk

    Diver who helped with Thai cave rescue sues Elon Musk

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 3:43 PM EDT2018-09-18 19:43:40 GMT
    British diver who helped with Thai cave rescue files defamation lawsuit against Elon Musk, who called the diver a pedophile on Twitter.
    British diver who helped with Thai cave rescue files defamation lawsuit against Elon Musk, who called the diver a pedophile on Twitter.
  • Officials shed little light on closure of solar observatory

    Officials shed little light on closure of solar observatory

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 3:32 PM EDT2018-09-18 19:32:54 GMT
    An observatory in the mountains of southern New Mexico that is dedicated unlocking the mysteries of the sun has found itself at the center of a mystery that is creating a buzz here on earth.
    An observatory in the mountains of southern New Mexico that is dedicated unlocking the mysteries of the sun has found itself at the center of a mystery that is creating a buzz here on earth.
  • Cybersecurity firm: More Iran hacks as US sanctions loomed

    Cybersecurity firm: More Iran hacks as US sanctions loomed

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 2:20 PM EDT2018-09-18 18:20:13 GMT
    Cybersecurity firm warns Iran government-backed hackers stepped up efforts after Trump pulled America from nuclear deal.
    Cybersecurity firm warns Iran government-backed hackers stepped up efforts after Trump pulled America from nuclear deal.
  • MoviePass rival offers unlimited movie-going at theaters

    MoviePass rival offers unlimited movie-going at theaters

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 1:12 PM EDT2018-09-18 17:12:05 GMT
    A Turkish startup is offering a movie a day in theaters for $30 a month.
    A Turkish startup is offering a movie a day in theaters for $30 a month.
  • SunTrust's online banking difficulties enters third day

    SunTrust's online banking difficulties enters third day

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 1:03 PM EDT2018-09-18 17:03:05 GMT
    SunTrust online banking services down for third-straight day, adding an additional headache for customers in North and South Carolina who are currently dealing with Hurricane Florence.
    SunTrust online banking services down for third-straight day, adding an additional headache for customers in North and South Carolina who are currently dealing with Hurricane Florence.
  • Chinese official: Beijing should target goods needed by US

    Chinese official: Beijing should target goods needed by US

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 12:27 PM EDT2018-09-18 16:27:27 GMT
    A former Chinese finance minister says Beijing can impose 'export controls' on goods needed by U.S. companies if it wants more leverage in its tariff battle with Washington.
    A former Chinese finance minister says Beijing can impose 'export controls' on goods needed by U.S. companies if it wants more leverage in its tariff battle with Washington.
  • EU investigates German carmakers for possible collusion

    EU investigates German carmakers for possible collusion

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 12:07 PM EDT2018-09-18 16:07:14 GMT
    The EU's anti-trust watchdog is investigating whether automakers BMW, Daimler and the VW group colluded to limit the development and roll out of car emission control systems.
    The EU's anti-trust watchdog is investigating whether automakers BMW, Daimler and the VW group colluded to limit the development and roll out of car emission control systems.
  • China looks unlikely to give in after US tariff hike

    China looks unlikely to give in after US tariff hike

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 11:27 AM EDT2018-09-18 15:27:41 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andy Wong). In this Sept. 16, 2018, photo, American flags are displayed together with Chinese flags on top of a trishaw in Beijing. The American Chamber of Commerce in China says Beijing will "dig its heels in" after U.S. tariff hikes and app...(AP Photo/Andy Wong). In this Sept. 16, 2018, photo, American flags are displayed together with Chinese flags on top of a trishaw in Beijing. The American Chamber of Commerce in China says Beijing will "dig its heels in" after U.S. tariff hikes and app...
    China appears unlikely to back down after Trump approves new tariffs on $200 billion of Chinese goods.
    China appears unlikely to back down after Trump approves new tariffs on $200 billion of Chinese goods.
  • Amazon launches small business shop

    Amazon launches small business shop

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 11:25 AM EDT2018-09-18 15:25:25 GMT
    Amazon retailer launched a new section of its site Monday, called Amazon Storefronts, that only lists products sold by small- and medium-sized businesses in the U.S.
    Amazon retailer launched a new section of its site Monday, called Amazon Storefronts, that only lists products sold by small- and medium-sized businesses in the U.S.
  • Co-founder of Salesforce buys Time magazine for $190 million

    Co-founder of Salesforce buys Time magazine for $190 million

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 10:48 AM EDT2018-09-18 14:48:26 GMT
    Time magazine is being sold for $190 million to cloud computing pioneer.
    Time magazine is being sold for $190 million to cloud computing pioneer.
  • Trump Jr. mocks sexual assault claim against Kavanaugh

    Trump Jr. mocks sexual assault claim against Kavanaugh

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 9:24 AM EDT2018-09-18 13:24:47 GMT
    President Donald Trump's eldest son on Monday appeared to mock the sexual assault allegations against his father's nominee for the Supreme Court.
    President Donald Trump's eldest son on Monday appeared to mock the sexual assault allegations against his father's nominee for the Supreme Court.
  • Japanese supply run to space station delayed again

    Japanese supply run to space station delayed again

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 9:22 AM EDT2018-09-18 13:22:46 GMT
    A Japanese supply run to the International Space Station has been delayed again.
    A Japanese supply run to the International Space Station has been delayed again.
  • Uber glitch leaves drivers unpaid and frustrated

    Uber glitch leaves drivers unpaid and frustrated

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 8:02 AM EDT2018-09-18 12:02:26 GMT
    Drivers for the ride-hailing company Uber are frustrated over a glitch that is keeping them from being paid immediately.
    Drivers for the ride-hailing company Uber are frustrated over a glitch that is keeping them from being paid immediately.
  • Lockheed Martin wins $7.2B Air Force satellite contract

    Lockheed Martin wins $7.2B Air Force satellite contract

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 7:39 AM EDT2018-09-18 11:39:40 GMT
    The U.S. Air Force says it is awarding Lockheed Martin a $7.2 billion contract to build 22 next-generation Global Positioning System satellites.
    The U.S. Air Force says it is awarding Lockheed Martin a $7.2 billion contract to build 22 next-generation Global Positioning System satellites.
  • Chinese scientist pleads guilty in plot to steal GSK secrets

    Chinese scientist pleads guilty in plot to steal GSK secrets

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 6:44 AM EDT2018-09-18 10:44:55 GMT
    A Chinese scientist has pleaded guilty to conspiring to steal biopharmaceutical trade secrets from GlaxoSmithKline in what prosecutors said was a scheme to set up companies in China to market them.
    A Chinese scientist has pleaded guilty to conspiring to steal biopharmaceutical trade secrets from GlaxoSmithKline in what prosecutors said was a scheme to set up companies in China to market them.
  • Kimbal Musk talks food, deflects his brother's bad press

    Kimbal Musk talks food, deflects his brother's bad press

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 6:38 AM EDT2018-09-18 10:38:11 GMT
    (Yalonda M. James/The Commercial Appeal via AP). FILE- In this May 8, 2018, file photo, investor and entrepreneur Kimbal Musk listens to billionaire investor Steve Case as he speaks during the Rise of the Rest bus tour at Musk's restaurant, The Kitchen...(Yalonda M. James/The Commercial Appeal via AP). FILE- In this May 8, 2018, file photo, investor and entrepreneur Kimbal Musk listens to billionaire investor Steve Case as he speaks during the Rise of the Rest bus tour at Musk's restaurant, The Kitchen...
    While Elon Musk is on the verge of announcing the first private passenger to travel to the moon, his brother Kimbal Musk is talking about growing basil plants at an indoor garden in Brooklyn.
    While Elon Musk is on the verge of announcing the first private passenger to travel to the moon, his brother Kimbal Musk is talking about growing basil plants at an indoor garden in Brooklyn.
  • Asian shares mixed as Trump orders new tariffs on China

    Asian shares mixed as Trump orders new tariffs on China

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 4:17 AM EDT2018-09-18 08:17:46 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File). FILE- This Jan. 9, 2017, file photo shows the opening bell at the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Monday, Sept. 17, 2018.(AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File). FILE- This Jan. 9, 2017, file photo shows the opening bell at the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Monday, Sept. 17, 2018.
    U.S. stocks are edging lower in early trading amid speculation that the Trump administration is preparing to impose tariffs on another $200 billion-worth of Chinese goods.
    U.S. stocks are edging lower in early trading amid speculation that the Trump administration is preparing to impose tariffs on another $200 billion-worth of Chinese goods.
  • N. Korea calls Sony, Wannacry hack charges smear campaign

    N. Korea calls Sony, Wannacry hack charges smear campaign

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 3:52 AM EDT2018-09-18 07:52:53 GMT
    North Korea strongly denies U.S. claims a computer programmer working for the North Korean government was involved in Sony hack, Wannacry ransomware attack.
    North Korea strongly denies U.S. claims a computer programmer working for the North Korean government was involved in Sony hack, Wannacry ransomware attack.
  • Trump-tape-hunting Tom Arnold, 'Apprentice' producer scuffle

    Trump-tape-hunting Tom Arnold, 'Apprentice' producer scuffle

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 2:49 AM EDT2018-09-18 06:49:19 GMT
    A scuffle at a pre-Emmys bash between Tom Arnold and a producer of "The Apprentice" has led to an exchange on social media.
    A scuffle at a pre-Emmys bash between Tom Arnold and a producer of "The Apprentice" has led to an exchange on social media.
  • Latest: SpaceX moon passenger to invite artists on journey

    Latest: SpaceX moon passenger to invite artists on journey

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 2:42 AM EDT2018-09-18 06:42:53 GMT
    (AP Photo/Chris Carlson). SpaceX founder and chief executive Elon Musk speaks at an event to announce the name of the person who would be the first private passenger on a trip around the moon, Monday, Sept. 17, 2018, in Hawthorne, Calif.(AP Photo/Chris Carlson). SpaceX founder and chief executive Elon Musk speaks at an event to announce the name of the person who would be the first private passenger on a trip around the moon, Monday, Sept. 17, 2018, in Hawthorne, Calif.
    Japanese billionaire Yusaku Maezawa says he will invite six to eight artists, architects and other creative people on a weeklong journey to circumnavigate the moon.
    Japanese billionaire Yusaku Maezawa says he will invite six to eight artists, architects and other creative people on a weeklong journey to circumnavigate the moon.
  • 1st private moon flight passenger to invite creative guests

    1st private moon flight passenger to invite creative guests

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 2:42 AM EDT2018-09-18 06:42:44 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Raoux). FILE - In this Feb. 6, 2018 file photo, Elon Musk, founder, CEO, and lead designer of SpaceX, speaks at a news conference after the Falcon 9 SpaceX heavy rocket launched successfully from the Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canavera...(AP Photo/John Raoux). FILE - In this Feb. 6, 2018 file photo, Elon Musk, founder, CEO, and lead designer of SpaceX, speaks at a news conference after the Falcon 9 SpaceX heavy rocket launched successfully from the Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canavera...
    SpaceX is on the verge of announcing the name of person who would be the first private passenger on a trip around the moon.
    SpaceX is on the verge of announcing the name of person who would be the first private passenger on a trip around the moon.
  • The Latest: DOJ: It's not the FBI's job to judge allegations

    The Latest: DOJ: It's not the FBI's job to judge allegations

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 2:00 AM EDT2018-09-18 06:00:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File). FILE - In this Sept. 6, 2018, file photo, after more than an hour of delay over procedural questions, President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh waits to testify before the Senate Judiciary Comm...(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File). FILE - In this Sept. 6, 2018, file photo, after more than an hour of delay over procedural questions, President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh waits to testify before the Senate Judiciary Comm...
    A lawyer for a woman who accuses Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexually assaulting her when they were in high school says the woman considers his actions "attempted rape.".
    A lawyer for a woman who accuses Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexually assaulting her when they were in high school says the woman considers his actions "attempted rape.".
  • The Latest: Tom Arnold files police report on producer spat

    The Latest: Tom Arnold files police report on producer spat

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 1:29 AM EDT2018-09-18 05:29:14 GMT
    (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this July 26, 2018, file photo, host and executive producer Tom Arnold participates in Viceland's "The Hunt for the Trump Tapes with Tom Arnold" panel during the Television Critics Association Su...(Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this July 26, 2018, file photo, host and executive producer Tom Arnold participates in Viceland's "The Hunt for the Trump Tapes with Tom Arnold" panel during the Television Critics Association Su...
    The Latest: Police say Tom Arnold has filed a police report over spat with 'The Apprentice' producer.
    The Latest: Police say Tom Arnold has filed a police report over spat with 'The Apprentice' producer.
  • Man caught shaving on train in viral video says don't judge

    Man caught shaving on train in viral video says don't judge

    Monday, September 17 2018 11:39 PM EDT2018-09-18 03:39:34 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt Rourke). Anthony Torres poses for a photograph at his brother's home in Atco, N.J., Monday, Sept. 17, 2018. Torres says he was the rider caught shaving on a New Jersey Transit train in a video that went viral. Torres said he was just try...(AP Photo/Matt Rourke). Anthony Torres poses for a photograph at his brother's home in Atco, N.J., Monday, Sept. 17, 2018. Torres says he was the rider caught shaving on a New Jersey Transit train in a video that went viral. Torres said he was just try...
    A man who drew online mockery after he was filmed shaving at his seat on a New Jersey Transit train said he was just trying to clean up after days spent in a homeless shelter.
    A man who drew online mockery after he was filmed shaving at his seat on a New Jersey Transit train said he was just trying to clean up after days spent in a homeless shelter.
  • The Latest: More N Carolina counties qualify for federal aid

    The Latest: More N Carolina counties qualify for federal aid

    Monday, September 17 2018 9:17 PM EDT2018-09-18 01:17:24 GMT
    (AP Photo/Steve Helber). Floodwaters from Hurricane Florence inundate the town of Trenton, N.C., Sunday, Sept. 16, 2018.(AP Photo/Steve Helber). Floodwaters from Hurricane Florence inundate the town of Trenton, N.C., Sunday, Sept. 16, 2018.
    The devastating flooding in North Carolina from Florence has raised concerns about whether some dams will be able to hold up under the strain.
    The devastating flooding in North Carolina from Florence has raised concerns about whether some dams will be able to hold up under the strain.
  • The Apple Watch is inching toward becoming a medical device

    The Apple Watch is inching toward becoming a medical device

    Monday, September 17 2018 5:44 PM EDT2018-09-17 21:44:05 GMT
    (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez). Apple CEO Tim Cook discusses the new Apple Watch 4 at the Steve Jobs Theater during an event to announce new products Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2018, in Cupertino, Calif.(AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez). Apple CEO Tim Cook discusses the new Apple Watch 4 at the Steve Jobs Theater during an event to announce new products Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2018, in Cupertino, Calif.
    Apple is trying to turn its smartwatch into a life preserver with features that gain key clearances from US government regulators.
    Apple is trying to turn its smartwatch into a life preserver with features that gain key clearances from US government regulators.
  • Beyond fake news? Facebook to fact check photos, videos

    Beyond fake news? Facebook to fact check photos, videos

    Monday, September 17 2018 2:19 PM EDT2018-09-17 18:19:53 GMT
    Facebook says it is expanding its fact-checking program to include photos and videos.
    Facebook says it is expanding its fact-checking program to include photos and videos.
  • Got $1,100? Apple shows off its most expensive iPhone yet

    Got $1,100? Apple shows off its most expensive iPhone yet

    Monday, September 17 2018 1:21 PM EDT2018-09-17 17:21:02 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE - In this Nov. 3, 2017, file photo, customers buy the iPhone X at the Apple Store on New York's Fifth Avenue. Apple is expected to unveil its biggest and most expensive iPhone on Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2018, as part of...(AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE - In this Nov. 3, 2017, file photo, customers buy the iPhone X at the Apple Store on New York's Fifth Avenue. Apple is expected to unveil its biggest and most expensive iPhone on Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2018, as part of...
    Apple expected to expand iPhone line-up with biggest, expensive model yet along with cheaper alternatives.
    Apple expected to expand iPhone line-up with biggest, expensive model yet along with cheaper alternatives.
  • AP Explains: How hurricanes unleash lethal storm surges

    AP Explains: How hurricanes unleash lethal storm surges

    Monday, September 17 2018 11:58 AM EDT2018-09-17 15:58:05 GMT
    (Steve Earley /The Virginian-Pilot via AP). Ocean water rushes down Cape Hatteras Pier Drive in Frisco, N.C.,  on Hatteras Island as the effects of Hurricane Florence reach the area on Thursday, Sept. 13, 2018.(Steve Earley /The Virginian-Pilot via AP). Ocean water rushes down Cape Hatteras Pier Drive in Frisco, N.C., on Hatteras Island as the effects of Hurricane Florence reach the area on Thursday, Sept. 13, 2018.
    AP Explains: How storm surges form in hurricanes, and why they are so lethal.
    AP Explains: How storm surges form in hurricanes, and why they are so lethal.
  • New twist in tug-of-war for Russian cybercrime suspect

    New twist in tug-of-war for Russian cybercrime suspect

    Monday, September 17 2018 10:57 AM EDT2018-09-17 14:57:35 GMT
    Greece's supreme court has approved a Russian extradition request for a bitcoin fraud suspect, adding a new twist to competing cases in three countries that want to prosecute the detained computer expert on their...
    Greece's supreme court has approved a Russian extradition request for a bitcoin fraud suspect, adding a new twist to competing cases in three countries that want to prosecute the detained computer expert on their turf.
  • Palestinian stabs American-Israeli man to death in West Bank

    Palestinian stabs American-Israeli man to death in West Bank

    Monday, September 17 2018 8:29 AM EDT2018-09-17 12:29:02 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mahmoud Illean). Israeli police investigates at the scene of an stabbing attack in the West Bank settlement of Gush Etzion Sunday, Sept. 15, 2018. The Israeli military says a Palestinian attacker has stabbed and critically wounded an Israeli ...(AP Photo/Mahmoud Illean). Israeli police investigates at the scene of an stabbing attack in the West Bank settlement of Gush Etzion Sunday, Sept. 15, 2018. The Israeli military says a Palestinian attacker has stabbed and critically wounded an Israeli ...
    The Israeli military says a Palestinian attacker has stabbed and critically wounded an Israeli man in the West Bank.
    The Israeli military says a Palestinian attacker has stabbed and critically wounded an Israeli man in the West Bank.
  • Correction: Deepfakes-Videos story

    Correction: Deepfakes-Videos story

    Sunday, September 16 2018 9:28 PM EDT2018-09-17 01:28:05 GMT
    Three lawmakers want to see a U.S. intelligence assessment of the threat posed by technology that lets people make fake videos of real people saying things they never said.
    Three lawmakers want to see a U.S. intelligence assessment of the threat posed by technology that lets people make fake videos of real people saying things they never said.
  • SpaceX changes plans to send tourists around the moon

    SpaceX changes plans to send tourists around the moon

    Sunday, September 16 2018 8:10 PM EDT2018-09-17 00:10:04 GMT
    SpaceX says it has signed the first private moon traveler.
    SpaceX says it has signed the first private moon traveler.
  • Ariana Grande laments late ex Mac Miller as 'sweetest soul'

    Ariana Grande laments late ex Mac Miller as 'sweetest soul'

    Sunday, September 16 2018 7:06 AM EDT2018-09-16 11:06:33 GMT
    (Photo by Owen Sweeney/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this July 13, 2013, file photo, Rapper Mac Miller performs on his Space Migration Tour at Festival Pier in Philadelphia. Ariana Grande has posted a tribute to her ex-boyfriend Mac Miller a week after...(Photo by Owen Sweeney/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this July 13, 2013, file photo, Rapper Mac Miller performs on his Space Migration Tour at Festival Pier in Philadelphia. Ariana Grande has posted a tribute to her ex-boyfriend Mac Miller a week after...
    Ariana Grande has posted a tribute to her ex-boyfriend Mac Miller a week after the hip-hop star's death, saying she's sorry she couldn't save him.
    Ariana Grande has posted a tribute to her ex-boyfriend Mac Miller a week after the hip-hop star's death, saying she's sorry she couldn't save him.
  • The Latest: Florence forecast to bring on new river flooding

    The Latest: Florence forecast to bring on new river flooding

    Sunday, September 16 2018 1:40 AM EDT2018-09-16 05:40:38 GMT
    (AP Photo/Chris Seward). Rescue team member Sgt. Nick Muhar, from the North Carolina National Guard 1/120th battalion, evacuates a young child as the rising floodwaters from Hurricane Florence threatens his home in New Bern, N.C., on Friday, Sept. 14, ...(AP Photo/Chris Seward). Rescue team member Sgt. Nick Muhar, from the North Carolina National Guard 1/120th battalion, evacuates a young child as the rising floodwaters from Hurricane Florence threatens his home in New Bern, N.C., on Friday, Sept. 14, ...
    Tropical Storm Florence is practically stalled over the Carolinas and the monster storm could dump drenching rains of up to 3½ feet.
    Tropical Storm Florence is practically stalled over the Carolinas and the monster storm could dump drenching rains of up to 3½ feet.
  • 2 storms, Florence and Mangkhut, different as water and wind

    2 storms, Florence and Mangkhut, different as water and wind

    Sunday, September 16 2018 1:28 AM EDT2018-09-16 05:28:54 GMT
    World map showing areas affected by typhoons and hurricanes.; 2c x 2 inches; 96.3 mm x 50 mm;World map showing areas affected by typhoons and hurricanes.; 2c x 2 inches; 96.3 mm x 50 mm;
    Killer storms Florence and Mangkhut hit on the same day, half a world apart, but that's about where the similarities end.
    Killer storms Florence and Mangkhut hit on the same day, half a world apart, but that's about where the similarities end.
  • Ailing killer whale declared dead, but feds to keep looking

    Ailing killer whale declared dead, but feds to keep looking

    Sunday, September 16 2018 1:28 AM EDT2018-09-16 05:28:00 GMT
    (Brian Gisborne/Fisheries and Oceans Canada via AP, file). FILE - In this Aug. 7, 2018, file photo, Southern Resident killer whale J50 and her mother, J16, swim off the west coast of Vancouver Island near Port Renfrew, B.C. Nearly two months after an i...(Brian Gisborne/Fisheries and Oceans Canada via AP, file). FILE - In this Aug. 7, 2018, file photo, Southern Resident killer whale J50 and her mother, J16, swim off the west coast of Vancouver Island near Port Renfrew, B.C. Nearly two months after an i...
    Teams are searching for an ailing, critically endangered orca that a scientist who tracks the whale population in the Pacific Northwest says is likely dead.
    Teams are searching for an ailing, critically endangered orca that a scientist who tracks the whale population in the Pacific Northwest says is likely dead.
  • The Latest: High-quality heart readings in new Apple Watch

    The Latest: High-quality heart readings in new Apple Watch

    Saturday, September 15 2018 7:27 PM EDT2018-09-15 23:27:44 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE - In this Nov. 3, 2017, file photo, customers buy the iPhone X at the Apple Store on New York's Fifth Avenue. Apple is expected to unveil its biggest and most expensive iPhone on Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2018, as part of...(AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE - In this Nov. 3, 2017, file photo, customers buy the iPhone X at the Apple Store on New York's Fifth Avenue. Apple is expected to unveil its biggest and most expensive iPhone on Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2018, as part of...
    Apple rolls out iPhone with larger screen along with two other models for more austere tastes.
    Apple rolls out iPhone with larger screen along with two other models for more austere tastes.
  • Leaked video: Google execs bemoan Trump election in 2016

    Leaked video: Google execs bemoan Trump election in 2016

    Saturday, September 15 2018 12:28 PM EDT2018-09-15 16:28:43 GMT
    (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man, File). FILE- In this March 12, 2016, file photo Google co-founder Sergey Brin speaks during a press conference after finishing the third match of the Google DeepMind Challenge Match in Seoul, South Korea. A recently leaked video ...(AP Photo/Lee Jin-man, File). FILE- In this March 12, 2016, file photo Google co-founder Sergey Brin speaks during a press conference after finishing the third match of the Google DeepMind Challenge Match in Seoul, South Korea. A recently leaked video ...
    A recently leaked video from 2016 shows Google executives lamenting the election of Donald Trump.
    A recently leaked video from 2016 shows Google executives lamenting the election of Donald Trump.
  • Hundreds of goats being airlifted out of Washington forest

    Hundreds of goats being airlifted out of Washington forest

    Saturday, September 15 2018 12:27 PM EDT2018-09-15 16:27:09 GMT
    A years-long effort to remove Olympic National Park of its mountain goats got under way this week as officials began capturing and relocating them by helicopter.
    A years-long effort to remove Olympic National Park of its mountain goats got under way this week as officials began capturing and relocating them by helicopter.
  • As Trump threatens election meddlers, Russia says 'so what?'

    As Trump threatens election meddlers, Russia says 'so what?'

    Saturday, September 15 2018 2:35 AM EDT2018-09-15 06:35:41 GMT
    Russia is shrugging off President Donald Trump's new sanctions order for foreign election meddling.
    Russia is shrugging off President Donald Trump's new sanctions order for foreign election meddling.
  • Global summit rebukes Trump, cheers on work to aid climate

    Global summit rebukes Trump, cheers on work to aid climate

    Friday, September 14 2018 11:35 PM EDT2018-09-15 03:35:25 GMT
    California Gov. Jerry Brown started his global climate summit in San Francisco by saying that President Donald Trump will likely be remembered as a liar and a fool when it comes to the environment.
    California Gov. Jerry Brown started his global climate summit in San Francisco by saying that President Donald Trump will likely be remembered as a liar and a fool when it comes to the environment.
  • Qualcomm to repurchase $16 billion of its shares from banks

    Qualcomm to repurchase $16 billion of its shares from banks

    Friday, September 14 2018 7:27 PM EDT2018-09-14 23:27:40 GMT
    Qualcomm to buy back $16 billion in shares from Bank of America, other financial institutions.
    Qualcomm to buy back $16 billion in shares from Bank of America, other financial institutions.
  • Notorious Russian cybercriminal pleads guilty to US charges

    Notorious Russian cybercriminal pleads guilty to US charges

    Friday, September 14 2018 7:07 PM EDT2018-09-14 23:07:32 GMT
    A Russian man considered to be one of the world's most notorious hackers has pleaded guilty to U.S. charges alleging he operated a network of devices used to steal computer credentials, distributed bulk spam emails...
    A Russian man considered to be one of the world's most notorious hackers has pleaded guilty to U.S. charges alleging he operated a network of devices used to steal computer credentials, distributed bulk spam emails and installed malicious software.
  • Hurricane stokes talk of extending college football season

    Hurricane stokes talk of extending college football season

    Friday, September 14 2018 7:07 PM EDT2018-09-14 23:07:06 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey, File). FILE - In this Saturday, Sept. 8, 2018, file photo, fans sit in the stands at Vanderbilt Stadium during the second half of an NCAA college football game between Vanderbilt and Nevada in Nashville, Tenn. It will be a Virg...(AP Photo/Mark Humphrey, File). FILE - In this Saturday, Sept. 8, 2018, file photo, fans sit in the stands at Vanderbilt Stadium during the second half of an NCAA college football game between Vanderbilt and Nevada in Nashville, Tenn. It will be a Virg...
    Hurricane Florence stokes talk of extending college football season.
    Hurricane Florence stokes talk of extending college football season.
  • US judge delays grizzly bear hunts in Rockies 2 more weeks

    US judge delays grizzly bear hunts in Rockies 2 more weeks

    Friday, September 14 2018 5:59 PM EDT2018-09-14 21:59:59 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jim Urquhart, File). FILE - In this July 6, 2011 file photo, a grizzly bear roams near Beaver Lake in Yellowstone National Park. Opponents of grizzly bear hunts planned in Wyoming and Idaho are asking a judge to further delay hunting while he...(AP Photo/Jim Urquhart, File). FILE - In this July 6, 2011 file photo, a grizzly bear roams near Beaver Lake in Yellowstone National Park. Opponents of grizzly bear hunts planned in Wyoming and Idaho are asking a judge to further delay hunting while he...
    Opponents of grizzly bear hunts in Wyoming and Idaho are asking a judge to delay hunting another two weeks while he considers a request to restore federal protections for the animals.
    Opponents of grizzly bear hunts in Wyoming and Idaho are asking a judge to delay hunting another two weeks while he considers a request to restore federal protections for the animals.
  • Cancer doctor resigns over failure to disclose pharma ties

    Cancer doctor resigns over failure to disclose pharma ties

    Friday, September 14 2018 5:59 PM EDT2018-09-14 21:59:35 GMT
    A leading cancer doctor has resigned from New York's Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center over his reported failure to disclose millions of dollars in payments from pharmaceutical companies.
    A leading cancer doctor has resigned from New York's Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center over his reported failure to disclose millions of dollars in payments from pharmaceutical companies.
  • For meteorologists, Florence 'is a horrific nightmare storm'

    For meteorologists, Florence 'is a horrific nightmare storm'

    Friday, September 14 2018 5:11 PM EDT2018-09-14 21:11:15 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gerry Broome). Waves crash under a pier in Kill Devil Hills, N.C., Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2018, as Hurricane Florence approaches the east coast.(AP Photo/Gerry Broome). Waves crash under a pier in Kill Devil Hills, N.C., Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2018, as Hurricane Florence approaches the east coast.
    Although forecasters expect Hurricane Florence to continue to weaken as it approaches North and South Carolina, experts are worried about what will happen if the storm hovers near land.
    Although forecasters expect Hurricane Florence to continue to weaken as it approaches North and South Carolina, experts are worried about what will happen if the storm hovers near land.
  • Thousands of Pacific walruses again herd up on Alaska coast

    Thousands of Pacific walruses again herd up on Alaska coast

    Friday, September 14 2018 2:29 PM EDT2018-09-14 18:29:15 GMT
    The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is monitoring Pacific walruses resting on Alaska's northwest coast.
    The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is monitoring Pacific walruses resting on Alaska's northwest coast.
  • Olivia Munn thanks support from outside 'Predator' family

    Olivia Munn thanks support from outside 'Predator' family

    Friday, September 14 2018 2:16 PM EDT2018-09-14 18:16:47 GMT
    (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP). Olivia Munn attends a special screening of "The Predator" at Grauman's Egyptian Theatre on Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2018, in Los Angeles.(Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP). Olivia Munn attends a special screening of "The Predator" at Grauman's Egyptian Theatre on Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2018, in Los Angeles.
    Actress Olivia Munn is thanking an outpouring of support online for keeping up her morale following "The Predator" controversy.
    Actress Olivia Munn is thanking an outpouring of support online for keeping up her morale following "The Predator" controversy.
  • Japanese proposal to reinstate commercial whaling defeated

    Japanese proposal to reinstate commercial whaling defeated

    Friday, September 14 2018 1:25 PM EDT2018-09-14 17:25:37 GMT
    Members of the International Whaling Commission have defeated a Japanese proposal to reinstate commercial whaling.
    Members of the International Whaling Commission have defeated a Japanese proposal to reinstate commercial whaling.
  • Boss revenge, self-colonoscopy studies win 2018 Ig Nobels

    Boss revenge, self-colonoscopy studies win 2018 Ig Nobels

    Friday, September 14 2018 1:07 PM EDT2018-09-14 17:07:58 GMT
    (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer). Audience members launch paper planes during Ig Nobel award ceremonies at Harvard University in Cambridge, Mass., Thursday, Sept. 13, 2018.(AP Photo/Michael Dwyer). Audience members launch paper planes during Ig Nobel award ceremonies at Harvard University in Cambridge, Mass., Thursday, Sept. 13, 2018.
    Researchers who found that that using a virtual voodoo doll to exact revenge on an abusive boss can help you feel better, and who figured out that nutrition isn't a good reason to engage in cannibalism were among...
    Researchers who found that that using a virtual voodoo doll to exact revenge on an abusive boss can help you feel better, and who figured out that nutrition isn't a good reason to engage in cannibalism were among this year's winners of the Ig Nobel.
  • Stars Group launches online sports betting in New Jersey

    Stars Group launches online sports betting in New Jersey

    Friday, September 14 2018 11:56 AM EDT2018-09-14 15:56:52 GMT
    The Stars Group has launched mobile sports betting in New Jersey, the latest online gambling company to do so in the rapidly expanding market.
    The Stars Group has launched mobile sports betting in New Jersey, the latest online gambling company to do so in the rapidly expanding market.
  • Milwaukee officer involved in NBA player's arrest fired

    Milwaukee officer involved in NBA player's arrest fired

    Friday, September 14 2018 11:49 AM EDT2018-09-14 15:49:45 GMT
    (AP Photo/David Zalubowski, File). FILE - In this April 1, 2018, file photo, Milwaukee Bucks guard Sterling Brown is seen during an NBA basketball game in Denver. A Milwaukee police officer involved in the stun gun arrest of Bucks' player Sterling Brow...(AP Photo/David Zalubowski, File). FILE - In this April 1, 2018, file photo, Milwaukee Bucks guard Sterling Brown is seen during an NBA basketball game in Denver. A Milwaukee police officer involved in the stun gun arrest of Bucks' player Sterling Brow...
    A Milwaukee police officer involved in the stun gun arrest of Bucks' player Sterling Brown has been fired because of social media posts.
    A Milwaukee police officer involved in the stun gun arrest of Bucks' player Sterling Brown has been fired because of social media posts.
  • China says Washington asks to resume talks on tariff fight

    China says Washington asks to resume talks on tariff fight

    Friday, September 14 2018 9:25 AM EDT2018-09-14 13:25:41 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark Schiefelbein, File). FILE - In this July 20, 2018 photo, people walk past a mural displaying world currency symbols on the outside of a bank in Beijing. Amid a worsening tariff battle, China is putting off accepting license applications ...(AP Photo/Mark Schiefelbein, File). FILE - In this July 20, 2018 photo, people walk past a mural displaying world currency symbols on the outside of a bank in Beijing. Amid a worsening tariff battle, China is putting off accepting license applications ...
    Survey: Two-thirds of US companies in China hurt by tariff war.
    Survey: Two-thirds of US companies in China hurt by tariff war.
  • #Ancient? Crisscrossed lines called world's oldest drawing

    #Ancient? Crisscrossed lines called world's oldest drawing

    Friday, September 14 2018 9:11 AM EDT2018-09-14 13:11:44 GMT
    (Craig Foster via AP). This undated photo provided by Craig Foster in September 2018 shows a drawing made with ochre pigment on silcrete stone, found in the Blombos Cave east of Cape Town, South Africa. In a report released on Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2018...(Craig Foster via AP). This undated photo provided by Craig Foster in September 2018 shows a drawing made with ochre pigment on silcrete stone, found in the Blombos Cave east of Cape Town, South Africa. In a report released on Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2018...
    Tiny sketch resembling a hashtag is 73,000 years old; called the oldest known drawing.
    Tiny sketch resembling a hashtag is 73,000 years old; called the oldest known drawing.
  • Trump complicates Florida GOP's play for Puerto Rican voters

    Trump complicates Florida GOP's play for Puerto Rican voters

    Friday, September 14 2018 8:48 AM EDT2018-09-14 12:48:22 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Raoux, File). FILE - In this Sept. 6, 2018, file photo, Florida Gov. Rick Scott speaks to supporters at Republican rally in Orlando, Fla. Top Florida Republicans including Scott have been quick to say President Donald Trump is wrong abou...(AP Photo/John Raoux, File). FILE - In this Sept. 6, 2018, file photo, Florida Gov. Rick Scott speaks to supporters at Republican rally in Orlando, Fla. Top Florida Republicans including Scott have been quick to say President Donald Trump is wrong abou...
    Top Florida Republicans have been quick to say President Donald Trump is wrong about the death toll in Puerto Rico.
    Top Florida Republicans have been quick to say President Donald Trump is wrong about the death toll in Puerto Rico.
  • Lawsuit renews focus on privacy policies for mobile apps

    Lawsuit renews focus on privacy policies for mobile apps

    Friday, September 14 2018 3:25 AM EDT2018-09-14 07:25:31 GMT
    Researchers have warned that many popular free mobile apps aimed at children are potentially violating a U.S. law designed to protect the privacy of young users.
    Researchers have warned that many popular free mobile apps aimed at children are potentially violating a U.S. law designed to protect the privacy of young users.
  • The Latest: Florence downgraded to a Category 1 hurricane

    The Latest: Florence downgraded to a Category 1 hurricane

    Friday, September 14 2018 2:31 AM EDT2018-09-14 06:31:54 GMT
    (NOAA via AP). This enhanced satellite image made available by NOAA shows Hurricane Florence off the eastern coast of the United States on Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2018 at 5:52 p.m. EDT.(NOAA via AP). This enhanced satellite image made available by NOAA shows Hurricane Florence off the eastern coast of the United States on Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2018 at 5:52 p.m. EDT.
    The police chief of a barrier island in the bullseye of Hurricane Florence is warning any stragglers who refused to evacuate that they are making a dangerous choice.
    The police chief of a barrier island in the bullseye of Hurricane Florence is warning any stragglers who refused to evacuate that they are making a dangerous choice.
  • The Latest: WH: 'Liberal media,' mayor spread misinformation

    The Latest: WH: 'Liberal media,' mayor spread misinformation

    Friday, September 14 2018 2:29 AM EDT2018-09-14 06:29:04 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert, File). FILE - In this Sept. 26, 2017 file photo, Nestor Serrano walks on the upstairs floor of his home, where the walls were blown off, in the aftermath of Hurricane Maria, in Yabucoa, Puerto Rico. President Donald Trump's as...(AP Photo/Gerald Herbert, File). FILE - In this Sept. 26, 2017 file photo, Nestor Serrano walks on the upstairs floor of his home, where the walls were blown off, in the aftermath of Hurricane Maria, in Yabucoa, Puerto Rico. President Donald Trump's as...
    Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo Rossello says in a Facebook video post in Spanish that there should no more questions about the number of deaths from Hurricane Maria.
    Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo Rossello says in a Facebook video post in Spanish that there should no more questions about the number of deaths from Hurricane Maria.
  • Asian shares continue rally after Wall Street gains

    Asian shares continue rally after Wall Street gains

    Friday, September 14 2018 1:55 AM EDT2018-09-14 05:55:34 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE- In this Aug. 22, 2018, file photo specialist Anthony Matesic, left, and trader Anthony Carannante work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Thursday, Sept. 13.(AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE- In this Aug. 22, 2018, file photo specialist Anthony Matesic, left, and trader Anthony Carannante work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Thursday, Sept. 13.
    US stocks rise as chipmaker Qualcomm leads a rally in technology companies following sharp losses last week.
    US stocks rise as chipmaker Qualcomm leads a rally in technology companies following sharp losses last week.
  • Republicans dodge, weave around Trump's hurricane tweets

    Republicans dodge, weave around Trump's hurricane tweets

    Friday, September 14 2018 1:50 AM EDT2018-09-14 05:50:30 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin). House Speaker Paul Ryan of Wis., attends a news conference, Thursday, Sept. 13, 2018, in Washington.  Ryan is rejecting President Donald Trump's assertion an official government death toll for last year’s hurricane in Puert...(AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin). House Speaker Paul Ryan of Wis., attends a news conference, Thursday, Sept. 13, 2018, in Washington. Ryan is rejecting President Donald Trump's assertion an official government death toll for last year’s hurricane in Puert...
    With all attention on Hurricane Florence, Republicans are dealing with a separate, familiar kind of storm in the halls of Congress _ and one of the president's own making.
    With all attention on Hurricane Florence, Republicans are dealing with a separate, familiar kind of storm in the halls of Congress _ and one of the president's own making.
  • Trump tweets roil Florida GOP's play for Puerto Rican voters

    Trump tweets roil Florida GOP's play for Puerto Rican voters

    Friday, September 14 2018 1:49 AM EDT2018-09-14 05:49:38 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert, File). FILE - In this Sept. 28, 2017, file photo, homes and other buildings destroyed by Hurricane Maria lie in ruins in Toa Alta, Puerto Rico. Top Florida Republicans have been quick to say President Donald Trump is wrong abo...(AP Photo/Gerald Herbert, File). FILE - In this Sept. 28, 2017, file photo, homes and other buildings destroyed by Hurricane Maria lie in ruins in Toa Alta, Puerto Rico. Top Florida Republicans have been quick to say President Donald Trump is wrong abo...
    Top Florida Republicans have been quick to say President Donald Trump is wrong about the death toll in Puerto Rico.
    Top Florida Republicans have been quick to say President Donald Trump is wrong about the death toll in Puerto Rico.
  • Roscosmos and NASA chiefs discuss mysterious space leak

    Roscosmos and NASA chiefs discuss mysterious space leak

    Friday, September 14 2018 1:00 AM EDT2018-09-14 05:00:01 GMT
    The Russian space agency's chief has talked to his NASA counterpart about a mysterious leak at the International Space Station.
    The Russian space agency's chief has talked to his NASA counterpart about a mysterious leak at the International Space Station.
  • Scientists look to map the genes of thousands of animals

    Scientists look to map the genes of thousands of animals

    Friday, September 14 2018 12:27 AM EDT2018-09-14 04:27:14 GMT
    A group of scientists says it has begun an ambitious effort to map the genes of tens of thousands of animal species.
    A group of scientists says it has begun an ambitious effort to map the genes of tens of thousands of animal species.
  • South Africa uses new tech to fight vicious gun violence

    South Africa uses new tech to fight vicious gun violence

    Thursday, September 13 2018 10:48 PM EDT2018-09-14 02:48:43 GMT
    South Africa uses new tech to fight vicious gun violence; 'in crossfire on a daily basis'.
    South Africa uses new tech to fight vicious gun violence; 'in crossfire on a daily basis'.
  • Moon rock hunter closes in on tracking down missing stones

    Moon rock hunter closes in on tracking down missing stones

    Thursday, September 13 2018 9:16 PM EDT2018-09-14 01:16:51 GMT
    (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer). In this Wednesday, Aug. 22, 2018, photo, shows moon rocks encased in acrylic and mounted on a wooden plaque at the Clark Planetarium, in Salt Lake City. A former NASA investigator who has spent more than a decade tracking missin...(AP Photo/Rick Bowmer). In this Wednesday, Aug. 22, 2018, photo, shows moon rocks encased in acrylic and mounted on a wooden plaque at the Clark Planetarium, in Salt Lake City. A former NASA investigator who has spent more than a decade tracking missin...
    A former NASA investigator who has spent more than a decade tracking missing moon rocks is closing in on his goal of finding all 50 lunar samples gifted to U.S. states after Neil Armstrong's first steps on the moon.
    A former NASA investigator who has spent more than a decade tracking missing moon rocks is closing in on his goal of finding all 50 lunar samples gifted to U.S. states after Neil Armstrong's first steps on the moon.
  • Swedish regulator ends investigation of birth control app

    Swedish regulator ends investigation of birth control app

    Thursday, September 13 2018 6:27 PM EDT2018-09-13 22:27:25 GMT
    Swedish regulators close investigation of birth control app after finding unwanted pregnancy rate in line with clinical data.
    Swedish regulators close investigation of birth control app after finding unwanted pregnancy rate in line with clinical data.
  • US blacklists NKorean-controlled IT firms in China, Russia

    US blacklists NKorean-controlled IT firms in China, Russia

    Thursday, September 13 2018 5:57 PM EDT2018-09-13 21:57:13 GMT
    The United States is imposing sanctions on two North Korean-controlled information technology companies based in China and Russia.
    The United States is imposing sanctions on two North Korean-controlled information technology companies based in China and Russia.
  • 4 honored for genetic research and developing anesthetic

    4 honored for genetic research and developing anesthetic

    Thursday, September 13 2018 5:05 PM EDT2018-09-13 21:05:58 GMT
    (Flora Lichtman/Albert and Mary Lasker Foundation via AP). This undated photo provided by the Albert and Mary Lasker Foundation in September 2018 shows John B. Glen in his home in Cheshire, England. On Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2018, the Lasker clinical medic...(Flora Lichtman/Albert and Mary Lasker Foundation via AP). This undated photo provided by the Albert and Mary Lasker Foundation in September 2018 shows John B. Glen in his home in Cheshire, England. On Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2018, the Lasker clinical medic...
    Four scientists have won prestigious medical awards for genetics research and development of a widely used anesthetic nicknamed "milk of amnesia.".
    Four scientists have won prestigious medical awards for genetics research and development of a widely used anesthetic nicknamed "milk of amnesia.".
  • Experts prepare plan to capture ill orca as last alternative

    Experts prepare plan to capture ill orca as last alternative

    Thursday, September 13 2018 3:21 PM EDT2018-09-13 19:21:44 GMT
    (Brian Gisborne/Fisheries and Oceans Canada via AP, file). FILE - In this Aug. 7, 2018, file photo, Southern Resident killer whale J50 and her mother, J16, swim off the west coast of Vancouver Island near Port Renfrew, B.C. Nearly two months after an i...(Brian Gisborne/Fisheries and Oceans Canada via AP, file). FILE - In this Aug. 7, 2018, file photo, Southern Resident killer whale J50 and her mother, J16, swim off the west coast of Vancouver Island near Port Renfrew, B.C. Nearly two months after an i...
    A young, sick whale is skinnier than ever and in poor condition nearly two months after an international team of experts began taking extraordinary measures to save her.
    A young, sick whale is skinnier than ever and in poor condition nearly two months after an international team of experts began taking extraordinary measures to save her.
  • 'Not a pretty sight': Hurricane Florence has experts worried

    'Not a pretty sight': Hurricane Florence has experts worried

    Thursday, September 13 2018 3:09 PM EDT2018-09-13 19:09:39 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alex Brandon). Surfers head to the waves, Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2018, in Virginia Beach, Va., before the arrival of Hurricane Florence.(AP Photo/Alex Brandon). Surfers head to the waves, Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2018, in Virginia Beach, Va., before the arrival of Hurricane Florence.
    Experts say Hurricane Florence has all the makings of a monster storm.
    Experts say Hurricane Florence has all the makings of a monster storm.
  • Royal Botanic Garden seeks respect for world's fungus

    Royal Botanic Garden seeks respect for world's fungus

    Thursday, September 13 2018 3:03 PM EDT2018-09-13 19:03:05 GMT
    (AP Photo/Frank Augstein). Scientist Ester Gaya examines the fungus Isaria sinclairii on an insect also known as a zombie fungus at Kew Gardens' fungarium in London, Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2018. The release Wednesday of the scientists at the renowned Royal...(AP Photo/Frank Augstein). Scientist Ester Gaya examines the fungus Isaria sinclairii on an insect also known as a zombie fungus at Kew Gardens' fungarium in London, Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2018. The release Wednesday of the scientists at the renowned Royal...
    The scientists at the renowned Royal Botanic Gardens at Kew are trying to correct an injustice: They don't believe fungus gets the respect it deserves.
    The scientists at the renowned Royal Botanic Gardens at Kew are trying to correct an injustice: They don't believe fungus gets the respect it deserves.
  • New Mexico sues mobile app makers over kid privacy concerns

    New Mexico sues mobile app makers over kid privacy concerns

    Thursday, September 13 2018 2:53 PM EDT2018-09-13 18:53:58 GMT
    New Mexico is suing Google, Twitter and other companies that develop and market mobile gaming apps for children, saying the apps violate state laws by collecting personal information that could compromise privacy.
    New Mexico is suing Google, Twitter and other companies that develop and market mobile gaming apps for children, saying the apps violate state laws by collecting personal information that could compromise privacy.
  • 2 small earthquakes rattle parts of north-central Oklahoma

    2 small earthquakes rattle parts of north-central Oklahoma

    Thursday, September 13 2018 2:43 PM EDT2018-09-13 18:43:29 GMT
    Two small earthquakes recorded within less than one minute of each other have rattled an area of northern Oklahoma.
    Two small earthquakes recorded within less than one minute of each other have rattled an area of northern Oklahoma.
  • A different kind of climate summit comes to San Francisco

    A different kind of climate summit comes to San Francisco

    Thursday, September 13 2018 11:40 AM EDT2018-09-13 15:40:03 GMT
    Business and government leaders hold a different type of climate summit in San Francisco that focuses more on ground level initiatives than treaty negotiations.
    Business and government leaders hold a different type of climate summit in San Francisco that focuses more on ground level initiatives than treaty negotiations.
  • A year after Equifax breach, no enforcement actions

    A year after Equifax breach, no enforcement actions

    Thursday, September 13 2018 11:20 AM EDT2018-09-13 15:20:08 GMT
    Congressional investigators detail mistakes that led to Equifax breach of American's personal financial information.
    Congressional investigators detail mistakes that led to Equifax breach of American's personal financial information.
  • Trump: Apple can avoid tariffs by shifting production to US

    Trump: Apple can avoid tariffs by shifting production to US

    Thursday, September 13 2018 10:22 AM EDT2018-09-13 14:22:48 GMT
    Trump agrees with Apple that potential tariffs on Chinese imports could make its gadgets more expensive, but says the tech company can fix the problem by moving production to the U.S.
    Trump agrees with Apple that potential tariffs on Chinese imports could make its gadgets more expensive, but says the tech company can fix the problem by moving production to the U.S.
  • Stem cell transplant cements Arizona men's father-son bond

    Stem cell transplant cements Arizona men's father-son bond

    Thursday, September 13 2018 9:55 AM EDT2018-09-13 13:55:15 GMT
    (AP Photo/Terry Tang). The Rev. John Sabbagh, left, and his son Ebby Sabbagh hugs nurse practitioner Kim O'Riley, Friday, Sept. 7, 2018 in Gilbert, Ariz. Thirty-five years after a Mesa man cared for his son when he was shot in their native Lebanon, the...(AP Photo/Terry Tang). The Rev. John Sabbagh, left, and his son Ebby Sabbagh hugs nurse practitioner Kim O'Riley, Friday, Sept. 7, 2018 in Gilbert, Ariz. Thirty-five years after a Mesa man cared for his son when he was shot in their native Lebanon, the...
    Both the Rev. John Ibraham Sabbagh and his 54-year-old son, Ebby Sabbagh, are celebrating one year of going strong since the elder Sabbagh received a crucial stem cell transplant.
    Both the Rev. John Ibraham Sabbagh and his 54-year-old son, Ebby Sabbagh, are celebrating one year of going strong since the elder Sabbagh received a crucial stem cell transplant.
  • Ex-Trump adviser Papadopoulos says he'd testify in Senate

    Ex-Trump adviser Papadopoulos says he'd testify in Senate

    Thursday, September 13 2018 8:49 AM EDT2018-09-13 12:49:17 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin, File). FILE - In this Friday, Sept. 7, 2018, file photo, former Donald Trump presidential campaign foreign policy adviser George Papadopoulos leaves federal court after he was sentenced to 14 days in prison, in Washington. P...(AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin, File). FILE - In this Friday, Sept. 7, 2018, file photo, former Donald Trump presidential campaign foreign policy adviser George Papadopoulos leaves federal court after he was sentenced to 14 days in prison, in Washington. P...
    A lawyer for George Papadopoulos says the former Trump adviser is willing to testify before the Senate intelligence committee.
    A lawyer for George Papadopoulos says the former Trump adviser is willing to testify before the Senate intelligence committee.
  • Head of Verizon's AOL, Yahoo to depart

    Head of Verizon's AOL, Yahoo to depart

    Thursday, September 13 2018 8:05 AM EDT2018-09-13 12:05:14 GMT
    Verizon's media and advertising chief, Tim Armstrong, is leaving.
    Verizon's media and advertising chief, Tim Armstrong, is leaving.
  • Papadopoulos says he'd testify in Senate

    Papadopoulos says he'd testify in Senate

    Thursday, September 13 2018 8:04 AM EDT2018-09-13 12:04:46 GMT
    A lawyer for George Papadopoulos says the former Trump adviser is willing to testify before the Senate intelligence committee.
    A lawyer for George Papadopoulos says the former Trump adviser is willing to testify before the Senate intelligence committee.
  • Poll: Teens say social media makes them feel better

    Poll: Teens say social media makes them feel better

    Thursday, September 13 2018 6:14 AM EDT2018-09-13 10:14:10 GMT
    Today's teens are constantly on their smartphones, many check social media constantly and prefer texting over face-to-face communication.
    Today's teens are constantly on their smartphones, many check social media constantly and prefer texting over face-to-face communication.
  • McDonald's, Google strike wind power deals in Europe

    McDonald's, Google strike wind power deals in Europe

    Thursday, September 13 2018 3:42 AM EDT2018-09-13 07:42:07 GMT
    McDonald's customers in the Netherlands will soon be able to buy fast food for their electric cars as well as themselves.
    McDonald's customers in the Netherlands will soon be able to buy fast food for their electric cars as well as themselves.
  • US lawmakers urge export restrictions targeting Xinjiang

    US lawmakers urge export restrictions targeting Xinjiang

    Thursday, September 13 2018 2:43 AM EDT2018-09-13 06:43:30 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ng Han Guan, File). FILE - In this Nov. 4, 2017 photo, residents past through one of the many security check points in Kashgar in western China's Xinjiang region. Two U.S. lawmakers are urging the extension of American export restrictions to ...(AP Photo/Ng Han Guan, File). FILE - In this Nov. 4, 2017 photo, residents past through one of the many security check points in Kashgar in western China's Xinjiang region. Two U.S. lawmakers are urging the extension of American export restrictions to ...
    Two U.S. lawmakers are urging the extension of American export restrictions to prevent sales of equipment that could be used in China's massive security clampdown targeting the Xinjiang region's native Muslim...
    Two U.S. lawmakers are urging the extension of American export restrictions to prevent sales of equipment that could be used in China's massive security clampdown targeting the Xinjiang region's native Muslim population.
  • Asian stocks rise on possible US-China talks amid tensions

    Asian stocks rise on possible US-China talks amid tensions

    Thursday, September 13 2018 2:33 AM EDT2018-09-13 06:33:03 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE- In this Sept. 6, 2018, file photo Joseph Lawler, right, works with fellow traders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Wednesday, Sept. 12.(AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE- In this Sept. 6, 2018, file photo Joseph Lawler, right, works with fellow traders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Wednesday, Sept. 12.
    US stocks are little changed as energy companies and oil prices rise for a second day but technology companies head lower.
    US stocks are little changed as energy companies and oil prices rise for a second day but technology companies head lower.
  • Storm to be 'exceptionally bad news' if it hovers offshore

    Storm to be 'exceptionally bad news' if it hovers offshore

    Thursday, September 13 2018 1:33 AM EDT2018-09-13 05:33:04 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gerry Broome). Waves crash under a pier in Kill Devil Hills, N.C., Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2018, as Hurricane Florence approaches the east coast.(AP Photo/Gerry Broome). Waves crash under a pier in Kill Devil Hills, N.C., Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2018, as Hurricane Florence approaches the east coast.
    Although forecasters expect Hurricane Florence to continue to weaken as it approaches North and South Carolina, experts are worried about what will happen if the storm hovers near land.
    Although forecasters expect Hurricane Florence to continue to weaken as it approaches North and South Carolina, experts are worried about what will happen if the storm hovers near land.
  • The Latest: Florence now a Category 2 storm, still dangerous

    The Latest: Florence now a Category 2 storm, still dangerous

    Wednesday, September 12 2018 11:41 PM EDT2018-09-13 03:41:03 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alex Brandon). Chloe Heeden, 4, from Virginia Beach, Va., drags a sandbag to her father's car, Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2018, in Virginia Beach, Va., as Hurricane Florence moves towards the eastern shore. The National Hurricane Center's projected...(AP Photo/Alex Brandon). Chloe Heeden, 4, from Virginia Beach, Va., drags a sandbag to her father's car, Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2018, in Virginia Beach, Va., as Hurricane Florence moves towards the eastern shore. The National Hurricane Center's projected...
    Airlines are starting to cancel more flights as Hurricane Florence approaches the Southeast coast.
    Airlines are starting to cancel more flights as Hurricane Florence approaches the Southeast coast.
  • What's in the Amazon box? Maybe a real 7-foot Christmas tree

    What's in the Amazon box? Maybe a real 7-foot Christmas tree

    Wednesday, September 12 2018 11:05 PM EDT2018-09-13 03:05:22 GMT
    (AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty, File). FILE- In this Sept. 27, 2017, file photo fog drifts through a Christmas tree farm near Starks Mountain in Fryeburg, Maine. Amazon plans to sell and ship fresh, full-size Christmas trees this year. They’ll go on sale i...(AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty, File). FILE- In this Sept. 27, 2017, file photo fog drifts through a Christmas tree farm near Starks Mountain in Fryeburg, Maine. Amazon plans to sell and ship fresh, full-size Christmas trees this year. They’ll go on sale i...
    Watch out for the 7-foot box on the doorstep. Amazon plans to sell and ship fresh, full-size Christmas trees this year.
    Watch out for the 7-foot box on the doorstep. Amazon plans to sell and ship fresh, full-size Christmas trees this year.
  • Report: Head of Verizon's AOL, Yahoo in talks to depart

    Report: Head of Verizon's AOL, Yahoo in talks to depart

    Wednesday, September 12 2018 7:18 PM EDT2018-09-12 23:18:22 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE- In this Dec. 3, 2014, file photo AOL CEO Tim Armstrong is interviewed during "Opening Bell with Maria Bartiromo," on the Fox Business Network, in New York. The Wall Street Journal is reporting that Armstrong is in t...(AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE- In this Dec. 3, 2014, file photo AOL CEO Tim Armstrong is interviewed during "Opening Bell with Maria Bartiromo," on the Fox Business Network, in New York. The Wall Street Journal is reporting that Armstrong is in t...
    The Wall Street Journal is reporting that Verizon's media and advertising chief, Tim Armstrong, is in talks to leave.
    The Wall Street Journal is reporting that Verizon's media and advertising chief, Tim Armstrong, is in talks to leave.
  • Holy stardust: Vatican hosts conference for meteorite care

    Holy stardust: Vatican hosts conference for meteorite care

    Wednesday, September 12 2018 4:55 PM EDT2018-09-12 20:55:17 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia). Pope Francis delivers a blessing as he recites the Angelus noon prayer from his studio's window overlooking St. Peter's Square at the Vatican, Sunday, Sept. 9, 2018.(AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia). Pope Francis delivers a blessing as he recites the Angelus noon prayer from his studio's window overlooking St. Peter's Square at the Vatican, Sunday, Sept. 9, 2018.
    The Vatican has long pondered the cosmos from afar but now it's studying how to care for space bits that fall to Earth with a conference on meteorites, cosmic dust, stardust and extraterrestrial samples.
    The Vatican has long pondered the cosmos from afar but now it's studying how to care for space bits that fall to Earth with a conference on meteorites, cosmic dust, stardust and extraterrestrial samples.
  • Report: Alibaba co-founder Jack Ma to retire

    Report: Alibaba co-founder Jack Ma to retire

    Wednesday, September 12 2018 4:45 PM EDT2018-09-12 20:45:57 GMT
    The New York Times is reporting that Jack Ma, the co-founder and executive chairman of Chinese e-commerce behemoth Alibaba Group, is retiring.
    The New York Times is reporting that Jack Ma, the co-founder and executive chairman of Chinese e-commerce behemoth Alibaba Group, is retiring.
  • Markets Right Now: US stocks end mostly flat on Wall Street

    Markets Right Now: US stocks end mostly flat on Wall Street

    Wednesday, September 12 2018 4:37 PM EDT2018-09-12 20:37:54 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE- In this Sept. 6, 2018, file photo Joseph Lawler, right, works with fellow traders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Wednesday, Sept. 12.(AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE- In this Sept. 6, 2018, file photo Joseph Lawler, right, works with fellow traders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Wednesday, Sept. 12.
    Stocks mixed at open, energy stocks gains as Hurricane Florence heads for the U.S. East Coast.
    Stocks mixed at open, energy stocks gains as Hurricane Florence heads for the U.S. East Coast.
  • The Latest: Experts prepare plan to capture, treat sick orca

    The Latest: Experts prepare plan to capture, treat sick orca

    Wednesday, September 12 2018 3:47 PM EDT2018-09-12 19:47:11 GMT
    Experts say they are preparing a plan to capture and treat a sick, critically endangered orca if there is no way to save it in the wild.
    Experts say they are preparing a plan to capture and treat a sick, critically endangered orca if there is no way to save it in the wild.
  • Twitter's Alex Jones ban: Blip in sea of abuse?

    Twitter's Alex Jones ban: Blip in sea of abuse?

    Wednesday, September 12 2018 3:24 PM EDT2018-09-12 19:24:41 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana, File). FILE - In this Wednesday, Sept. 5, 2018, file photo, Alex Jones, the right-wing conspiracy theorist, walks the corridors of Capitol Hill after listening to Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg and Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey test...(AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana, File). FILE - In this Wednesday, Sept. 5, 2018, file photo, Alex Jones, the right-wing conspiracy theorist, walks the corridors of Capitol Hill after listening to Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg and Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey test...
    Twitter's permanent ban of conspiracy-monger Alex Jones on Thursday again underscores the difficulty many social-media services face in trying to consistently apply their rules against harassment and other bad...
    Twitter's permanent ban of conspiracy-monger Alex Jones on Thursday again underscores the difficulty many social-media services face in trying to consistently apply their rules against harassment and other bad behavior.
  • From music to news, EU moves to protect online copyright

    From music to news, EU moves to protect online copyright

    Wednesday, September 12 2018 2:25 PM EDT2018-09-12 18:25:17 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jean-Francois Badias). European Parliament President Antonio Tajani listens to European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker delivering his State of Union speech at the European Parliament in Strasbourg, eastern France, Wednesday, Sept.12...(AP Photo/Jean-Francois Badias). European Parliament President Antonio Tajani listens to European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker delivering his State of Union speech at the European Parliament in Strasbourg, eastern France, Wednesday, Sept.12...
    EU lawmakers have voted for new copyright rules that could shake up the way internet companies use media, books, music and other content posted online.
    EU lawmakers have voted for new copyright rules that could shake up the way internet companies use media, books, music and other content posted online.
  • China puts off licenses for US companies amid tariff battle

    China puts off licenses for US companies amid tariff battle

    Wednesday, September 12 2018 2:04 PM EDT2018-09-12 18:04:56 GMT
    China puts off accepting license applications from U.S. companies in midst of tariff battle.
    China puts off accepting license applications from U.S. companies in midst of tariff battle.
  • SUV crashes into crowd at square in central China, killing 9

    SUV crashes into crowd at square in central China, killing 9

    Wednesday, September 12 2018 1:40 PM EDT2018-09-12 17:40:22 GMT
    An official Chinese newspaper says an SUV crashed into a crowd at a public square in central China, killing at least three people and injuring more than 40 others.
    An official Chinese newspaper says an SUV crashed into a crowd at a public square in central China, killing at least three people and injuring more than 40 others.
  • Massive boom hopes to corral Pacific Ocean's plastic trash

    Massive boom hopes to corral Pacific Ocean's plastic trash

    Wednesday, September 12 2018 1:16 PM EDT2018-09-12 17:16:11 GMT
    (AP Photo/Peter Dejong, File). FILE - In this May 11, 2017, file photo, Dutch innovator Boyan Slat poses for a portrait next to a pile of plastic garbage prior to a press conference in Utrecht, Netherlands. Engineers will deploy a trash collection devi...(AP Photo/Peter Dejong, File). FILE - In this May 11, 2017, file photo, Dutch innovator Boyan Slat poses for a portrait next to a pile of plastic garbage prior to a press conference in Utrecht, Netherlands. Engineers will deploy a trash collection devi...
    Engineers will deploy a trash collection device to corral plastic litter floating between California and Hawaii in an attempt to clean up the world's largest garbage patch in the heart of the Pacific Ocean.
    Engineers will deploy a trash collection device to corral plastic litter floating between California and Hawaii in an attempt to clean up the world's largest garbage patch in the heart of the Pacific Ocean.
  • Panel endorses bills for online sales tax special session

    Panel endorses bills for online sales tax special session

    Wednesday, September 12 2018 11:45 AM EDT2018-09-12 15:45:57 GMT
    South Dakota would start collecting sales tax from many out-of-state internet retailers this fall under a bill the Legislature's budget-writing committee has endorsed ahead of a special legislative session this week.
    South Dakota would start collecting sales tax from many out-of-state internet retailers this fall under a bill the Legislature's budget-writing committee has endorsed ahead of a special legislative session this week.
  • Japan's power supply system weak link in times of disaster

    Japan's power supply system weak link in times of disaster

    Wednesday, September 12 2018 10:45 AM EDT2018-09-12 14:45:40 GMT
    (AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko, File). FILE - In this Thursday, Sept. 6, 2018, file photo, people gather to charge their mobile phones in the blackout on the center of Sapporo, Hokkaido, northern Japan, after a powerful earthquake. The blackouts that paralyz...(AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko, File). FILE - In this Thursday, Sept. 6, 2018, file photo, people gather to charge their mobile phones in the blackout on the center of Sapporo, Hokkaido, northern Japan, after a powerful earthquake. The blackouts that paralyz...
    Japan's power supply system weak link in times of disaster.
    Japan's power supply system weak link in times of disaster.
  • Pilots fly glider to new heights in Argentina above Andes

    Pilots fly glider to new heights in Argentina above Andes

    Wednesday, September 12 2018 10:34 AM EDT2018-09-12 14:34:43 GMT
    Pilots from a Nevada glider team flew to record heights above the Andes Mountains in Argentina using only wind as their engine.
    Pilots from a Nevada glider team flew to record heights above the Andes Mountains in Argentina using only wind as their engine.
  • EU to give internet firms 1 hour to remove extremist content

    EU to give internet firms 1 hour to remove extremist content

    Wednesday, September 12 2018 9:53 AM EDT2018-09-12 13:53:15 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jean-Francois Badias). European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker delivers his State of Union speech at the European Parliament in Strasbourg, eastern France, Wednesday, Sept.12, 2018.(AP Photo/Jean-Francois Badias). European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker delivers his State of Union speech at the European Parliament in Strasbourg, eastern France, Wednesday, Sept.12, 2018.
    EU authorities to give internet companies one hour to take down terrorist content, big fines if they don't comply.
    EU authorities to give internet companies one hour to take down terrorist content, big fines if they don't comply.
  • NY candidate: Netanyahu spokesman sexually assaulted me

    NY candidate: Netanyahu spokesman sexually assaulted me

    Wednesday, September 12 2018 3:27 AM EDT2018-09-12 07:27:50 GMT
    A New York state Senate candidate says she was sexually assaulted five years ago by a spokesman for Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, an acusation the man denies.
    A New York state Senate candidate says she was sexually assaulted five years ago by a spokesman for Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, an acusation the man denies.
  • Apple expected to unveil bigger, pricier iPhone on Wednesday

    Apple expected to unveil bigger, pricier iPhone on Wednesday

    Wednesday, September 12 2018 3:25 AM EDT2018-09-12 07:25:43 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE - In this Nov. 3, 2017, file photo, customers buy the iPhone X at the Apple Store on New York's Fifth Avenue. Apple is expected to unveil its biggest and most expensive iPhone on Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2018, as part of...(AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE - In this Nov. 3, 2017, file photo, customers buy the iPhone X at the Apple Store on New York's Fifth Avenue. Apple is expected to unveil its biggest and most expensive iPhone on Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2018, as part of...
    Apple expected to expand iPhone line-up with biggest, expensive model yet along with cheaper alternatives.
    Apple expected to expand iPhone line-up with biggest, expensive model yet along with cheaper alternatives.
  • Historic Alaska fuel shipment reaches North Slope on barge

    Historic Alaska fuel shipment reaches North Slope on barge

    Wednesday, September 12 2018 2:41 AM EDT2018-09-12 06:41:43 GMT
    An Alaska company says changing ice conditions in the North Slope area allowed it to make a bulk fuel delivery to Prudhoe Bay by barge for the first time.
    An Alaska company says changing ice conditions in the North Slope area allowed it to make a bulk fuel delivery to Prudhoe Bay by barge for the first time.
  • Asian stocks fall as China reacts to US tariffs

    Asian stocks fall as China reacts to US tariffs

    Wednesday, September 12 2018 1:49 AM EDT2018-09-12 05:49:41 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE- In this Sept. 6 2018, file photo trader Gregory Rowe works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Tuesday, Sept. 11.(AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE- In this Sept. 6 2018, file photo trader Gregory Rowe works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Tuesday, Sept. 11.
    U.S. stock indexes are little changed as technology companies rise, but industrial and materials companies fall after the World Trade Organization said it will review a request by China to sanction the U.S.
    U.S. stock indexes are little changed as technology companies rise, but industrial and materials companies fall after the World Trade Organization said it will review a request by China to sanction the U.S.
  • Bangkok meet fails to finalize draft on climate change rules

    Bangkok meet fails to finalize draft on climate change rules

    Wednesday, September 12 2018 1:27 AM EDT2018-09-12 05:27:37 GMT
    (AP Photo/Kaweewit Kaewjinda). Delegates meet for a United Nations climate change conference in Bangkok, Thailand, Sunday, Sept 9, 2018. The six-day Bangkok meeting has failed in its aim of completing fruitful preparations so an agreement can be reache...(AP Photo/Kaweewit Kaewjinda). Delegates meet for a United Nations climate change conference in Bangkok, Thailand, Sunday, Sept 9, 2018. The six-day Bangkok meeting has failed in its aim of completing fruitful preparations so an agreement can be reache...
    An international meeting in Bangkok has fallen short of its aim of completing fruitful preparations so an agreement can be reached in December on guidelines to implement the 2015 Paris climate change agreement.
    An international meeting in Bangkok has fallen short of its aim of completing fruitful preparations so an agreement can be reached in December on guidelines to implement the 2015 Paris climate change agreement.
  • Tesla cuts number of stock colors to streamline production

    Tesla cuts number of stock colors to streamline production

    Wednesday, September 12 2018 1:24 AM EDT2018-09-12 05:24:13 GMT
    You can get a Tesla in any color you want, as long as you want solid black, midnight silver metallic, pearl white, deep blue metallic or red.
    You can get a Tesla in any color you want, as long as you want solid black, midnight silver metallic, pearl white, deep blue metallic or red.
  • Hurricane Florence has ingredients that make experts worry

    Hurricane Florence has ingredients that make experts worry

    Wednesday, September 12 2018 1:09 AM EDT2018-09-12 05:09:20 GMT
    (NOAA via AP). This enhanced satellite image made available by NOAA shows Tropical Storm Florence, upper left, in the Atlantic Ocean on Tuesday, Sept. 1, 2018 at 3:30 p.m. EDT. At center is Tropical Storm Isaac and at right is Hurricane Helene.(NOAA via AP). This enhanced satellite image made available by NOAA shows Tropical Storm Florence, upper left, in the Atlantic Ocean on Tuesday, Sept. 1, 2018 at 3:30 p.m. EDT. At center is Tropical Storm Isaac and at right is Hurricane Helene.
    Everything is coming together to make Florence a monster storm, but what really scares experts is the rain.
    Everything is coming together to make Florence a monster storm, but what really scares experts is the rain.
  • Agency seeks anti-lock brakes on all new US road motorcycles

    Agency seeks anti-lock brakes on all new US road motorcycles

    Tuesday, September 11 2018 7:32 PM EDT2018-09-11 23:32:07 GMT
    (AP Photo/Julio Cortez, File). FILE- In this May 5, 2017, file photo, Ramadan Abdelaziz, of Jersey City, N.J., rides his motorcycle over floodwaters on his way home from work in Newark, N.J. A federal safety agency is recommending that all new motorcyc...(AP Photo/Julio Cortez, File). FILE- In this May 5, 2017, file photo, Ramadan Abdelaziz, of Jersey City, N.J., rides his motorcycle over floodwaters on his way home from work in Newark, N.J. A federal safety agency is recommending that all new motorcyc...
    A federal safety agency is recommending that all new motorcycles built for road use in the U.S. have anti-lock brakes and electronic stability control as standard equipment.
    A federal safety agency is recommending that all new motorcycles built for road use in the U.S. have anti-lock brakes and electronic stability control as standard equipment.
  • Key details from hacking complaint against North Korean

    Key details from hacking complaint against North Korean

    Tuesday, September 11 2018 3:56 PM EDT2018-09-11 19:56:54 GMT
    (FBI via AP). This undated photo released by the FBI shows Park Jin Hyok, a computer programmer accused of working at the behest of the North Korean government, who was charged Thursday, Sept. 6, 2018, in connection with several high-profile cyberattac...(FBI via AP). This undated photo released by the FBI shows Park Jin Hyok, a computer programmer accused of working at the behest of the North Korean government, who was charged Thursday, Sept. 6, 2018, in connection with several high-profile cyberattac...
    U.S. officials have charged a North Korean computer programmer in connection with high-profile cyberattacks, including the Sony Pictures Entertainment hack and the WannaCry ransomware virus that affected hundreds...
    U.S. officials have charged a North Korean computer programmer in connection with high-profile cyberattacks, including the Sony Pictures Entertainment hack and the WannaCry ransomware virus that affected hundreds of thousands of computers worldwide.
  • Ethiopian, Eritrean leaders officially open their border

    Ethiopian, Eritrean leaders officially open their border

    Tuesday, September 11 2018 3:24 PM EDT2018-09-11 19:24:37 GMT
    Ethiopian, Eritrean leaders mark new year at their border, celebrating diplomatic thaw.
    Ethiopian, Eritrean leaders mark new year at their border, celebrating diplomatic thaw.
  • Minaj calls dustup with Cardi B 'mortifying,' 'humiliating'

    Minaj calls dustup with Cardi B 'mortifying,' 'humiliating'

    Tuesday, September 11 2018 2:52 PM EDT2018-09-11 18:52:55 GMT
    (Photo by Charles Sykes/Invision/AP). Cardi B, with a bump on her forehead, leaves after an altercation at the Harper's BAZAAR "ICONS by Carine Roitfeld" party at The Plaza on Friday, Sept. 7, 2018, New York. Nicki Minaj and Cardi B have been involved ...(Photo by Charles Sykes/Invision/AP). Cardi B, with a bump on her forehead, leaves after an altercation at the Harper's BAZAAR "ICONS by Carine Roitfeld" party at The Plaza on Friday, Sept. 7, 2018, New York. Nicki Minaj and Cardi B have been involved ...
    Nicki Minaj says being involved in an altercation with Cardi B at a fashion week party was "so mortifying and so humiliating.".
    Nicki Minaj says being involved in an altercation with Cardi B at a fashion week party was "so mortifying and so humiliating.".
  • NASA's Mars rover Curiosity snaps dusty selfie

    NASA's Mars rover Curiosity snaps dusty selfie

    Tuesday, September 11 2018 2:17 PM EDT2018-09-11 18:17:21 GMT
    (NASA/JPL-Caltech/MSSS via AP). This composite image from Aug. 9, 2018 photos made available by NASA shows the Curiosity rover at Vera Rubin Ridge on Mars. A thin layer of dust is visible on the nuclear-powered rover, the result of a storm that envelop...(NASA/JPL-Caltech/MSSS via AP). This composite image from Aug. 9, 2018 photos made available by NASA shows the Curiosity rover at Vera Rubin Ridge on Mars. A thin layer of dust is visible on the nuclear-powered rover, the result of a storm that envelop...
    NASA's Mars rover Curiosity has snapped a dusty but cool selfie.
    NASA's Mars rover Curiosity has snapped a dusty but cool selfie.
  • Have you herd? Moose, bighorn sheep pass on migration tips

    Have you herd? Moose, bighorn sheep pass on migration tips

    Tuesday, September 11 2018 12:08 PM EDT2018-09-11 16:08:52 GMT
    (AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty, File). FILE - In this May 31, 2018 file photo, a pair of bull moose pause while feeding at the Umbagog National Wildlife Refuge in Wentworth's Location, N.H. A study published in the journal Science on Thursday, Sept. 6, 201...(AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty, File). FILE - In this May 31, 2018 file photo, a pair of bull moose pause while feeding at the Umbagog National Wildlife Refuge in Wentworth's Location, N.H. A study published in the journal Science on Thursday, Sept. 6, 201...
    Moose and bighorn sheep learn migration routes from others in their herd.
    Moose and bighorn sheep learn migration routes from others in their herd.
  • Chinese auto sales fall for second month in August

    Chinese auto sales fall for second month in August

    Tuesday, September 11 2018 11:51 AM EDT2018-09-11 15:51:37 GMT
    Chinese auto sales fall for second month in August, adding to signs of economic malaise.
    Chinese auto sales fall for second month in August, adding to signs of economic malaise.
  • The Latest: Ethiopia, Eritrea to withdraw border troops

    The Latest: Ethiopia, Eritrea to withdraw border troops

    Tuesday, September 11 2018 11:27 AM EDT2018-09-11 15:27:26 GMT
    The Latest: Border between former rivals Eritrea and Ethiopia officially opens after 2 decades.
    The Latest: Border between former rivals Eritrea and Ethiopia officially opens after 2 decades.
  • California aims to drop fossil fuels for electricity by 2045

    California aims to drop fossil fuels for electricity by 2045

    Tuesday, September 11 2018 11:22 AM EDT2018-09-11 15:22:34 GMT
    California would set a goal of phasing out all fossil fuels from the state's electricity sector by 2045 under legislation signed by Gov. Jerry Brown.
    California would set a goal of phasing out all fossil fuels from the state's electricity sector by 2045 under legislation signed by Gov. Jerry Brown.
  • Expert panel calls for sweeping election security measures

    Expert panel calls for sweeping election security measures

    Tuesday, September 11 2018 10:38 AM EDT2018-09-11 14:38:52 GMT
    Expert panel calls for sweeping election security measures.
    Expert panel calls for sweeping election security measures.
  • Global stocks mostly lower as investors await US tariff hike

    Global stocks mostly lower as investors await US tariff hike

    Tuesday, September 11 2018 10:27 AM EDT2018-09-11 14:27:43 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark Schiefelbein). Chinese investors play cards near an electronic display showing stock prices at a brokerage house in Beijing, Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2018. Asian stocks were mixed Tuesday after Wall Street's gains as investors waited for a new...(AP Photo/Mark Schiefelbein). Chinese investors play cards near an electronic display showing stock prices at a brokerage house in Beijing, Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2018. Asian stocks were mixed Tuesday after Wall Street's gains as investors waited for a new...
    Asian stocks mixed as investors wait for U.S. decision on tariff hike in tech battle with China.
    Asian stocks mixed as investors wait for U.S. decision on tariff hike in tech battle with China.
  • Asian stocks mixed as investors await US tariff hike

    Asian stocks mixed as investors await US tariff hike

    Tuesday, September 11 2018 1:11 AM EDT2018-09-11 05:11:53 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE- In this Aug. 27, 2018, file photo trader George Ettinger, foreground, works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Monday, Sept. 10.(AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE- In this Aug. 27, 2018, file photo trader George Ettinger, foreground, works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Monday, Sept. 10.
    US stocks are rising as industrial and consumer-focused companies climb.
    US stocks are rising as industrial and consumer-focused companies climb.
  • Side of seagrass please: Scientists find omnivorous shark

    Side of seagrass please: Scientists find omnivorous shark

    Tuesday, September 11 2018 12:49 AM EDT2018-09-11 04:49:42 GMT
    Ruining the reputation of sharks as bloodthirsty predators, Southern California researchers say they've found a shark that enjoys a side of sea grass with its prey.
    Ruining the reputation of sharks as bloodthirsty predators, Southern California researchers say they've found a shark that enjoys a side of sea grass with its prey.
  • Early results boost hopes for historic gene editing attempt

    Early results boost hopes for historic gene editing attempt

    Tuesday, September 11 2018 12:48 AM EDT2018-09-11 04:48:43 GMT
    Early results from a historic gene editing study give encouraging signs that the treatment may be safe and having at least some of its hoped-for effect, but it's too soon to know whether it ultimately will succeed.
    Early results from a historic gene editing study give encouraging signs that the treatment may be safe and having at least some of its hoped-for effect, but it's too soon to know whether it ultimately will succeed.
  • Homeland Security head: Colorado tops US in vote security

    Homeland Security head: Colorado tops US in vote security

    Monday, September 10 2018 7:44 PM EDT2018-09-10 23:44:34 GMT
    Dozens of Colorado state and local elections officials are participating in cyber security and other exercises to reinforce the state's voting status as among the most secure in the nation ahead of the November...
    Dozens of Colorado state and local elections officials are participating in cyber security and other exercises to reinforce the state's voting status as among the most secure in the nation ahead of the November midterm elections.
  • Alibaba's Jack Ma to step down as chairman in September 2019

    Alibaba's Jack Ma to step down as chairman in September 2019

    Monday, September 10 2018 5:59 PM EDT2018-09-10 21:59:17 GMT
    E-commerce giant Alibaba says founder Jack Ma will step down as chairman in September 2019.
    E-commerce giant Alibaba says founder Jack Ma will step down as chairman in September 2019.
  • Google case set to examine if EU data rules extend globally

    Google case set to examine if EU data rules extend globally

    Monday, September 10 2018 3:34 PM EDT2018-09-10 19:34:40 GMT
    Google is heading to Europe's top court in a case that could decide whether the continent's privacy regulations for internet searches can extend globally.
    Google is heading to Europe's top court in a case that could decide whether the continent's privacy regulations for internet searches can extend globally.
  • Dez Bryant trolls Cowboys on Twitter after loss to Panthers

    Dez Bryant trolls Cowboys on Twitter after loss to Panthers

    Monday, September 10 2018 1:50 PM EDT2018-09-10 17:50:26 GMT
    Dez Bryant trolls Cowboys on Twitter after loss to Panthers.
    Dez Bryant trolls Cowboys on Twitter after loss to Panthers.
  • Wildlife group: Exotic pets trade activity rises on Facebook

    Wildlife group: Exotic pets trade activity rises on Facebook

    Monday, September 10 2018 11:18 AM EDT2018-09-10 15:18:51 GMT
    (AP Photo/Sakchai Lalit). In this Jan. 2007, photo, a Thai customs official displays a seized Indian star tortoise during a press conference in Bangkok, Thailand. TRAFFIC, a wildlife monitoring group, says research it has conducted since 2016 has found...(AP Photo/Sakchai Lalit). In this Jan. 2007, photo, a Thai customs official displays a seized Indian star tortoise during a press conference in Bangkok, Thailand. TRAFFIC, a wildlife monitoring group, says research it has conducted since 2016 has found...
    A wildlife monitoring group says research it has conducted since 2016 has found a sharp increase in the number of people belonging to Facebook groups in Thailand where endangered animals are bought and sold.
    A wildlife monitoring group says research it has conducted since 2016 has found a sharp increase in the number of people belonging to Facebook groups in Thailand where endangered animals are bought and sold.
  • Word detectives: Science may help finger opinion columnist

    Word detectives: Science may help finger opinion columnist

    Monday, September 10 2018 8:44 AM EDT2018-09-10 12:44:48 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ed Betz, File). FILE - In this April 25, 2006, file photo, Robert Leonard, a Hofstra University college professor teaching forensic linguistics, lectures to students at Hofstra University in Hempstead, N.Y. Language detectives say the key clu...(AP Photo/Ed Betz, File). FILE - In this April 25, 2006, file photo, Robert Leonard, a Hofstra University college professor teaching forensic linguistics, lectures to students at Hofstra University in Hempstead, N.Y. Language detectives say the key clu...
    Word choice, especially the little overlooked words, could possibly help experts figure out who wrote New York Times' anonymous opinion piece.
    Word choice, especially the little overlooked words, could possibly help experts figure out who wrote New York Times' anonymous opinion piece.
  • Blood-testing startup Theranos said to be closing

    Blood-testing startup Theranos said to be closing

    Monday, September 10 2018 7:23 AM EDT2018-09-10 11:23:41 GMT
    Once heralded blood-testing startup Theranos is closing, according to a media report.
    Once heralded blood-testing startup Theranos is closing, according to a media report.
  • 2 players kneel for anthem, Kaepernick tweets to thank them

    2 players kneel for anthem, Kaepernick tweets to thank them

    Monday, September 10 2018 3:03 AM EDT2018-09-10 07:03:17 GMT
    (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee). Miami Dolphins wide receiver Kenny Stills (10) and Miami Dolphins wide receiver Albert Wilson (15) kneel during the national anthem before an NFL football game against the Tennessee Titans, Sunday, Sept. 9, 2018, in Miami Garde...(AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee). Miami Dolphins wide receiver Kenny Stills (10) and Miami Dolphins wide receiver Albert Wilson (15) kneel during the national anthem before an NFL football game against the Tennessee Titans, Sunday, Sept. 9, 2018, in Miami Garde...
    Trump tweets, but only 2 players kneel for anthem on NFL's opening Sunday.
    Trump tweets, but only 2 players kneel for anthem on NFL's opening Sunday.
  • Big quake hits northern Japan, leaving 9 dead, 30 missing

    Big quake hits northern Japan, leaving 9 dead, 30 missing

    Sunday, September 9 2018 1:32 PM EDT2018-09-09 17:32:55 GMT
    The U.S. Geological Survey says a magnitude 6.6 earthquake has hit northern Japan.
    The U.S. Geological Survey says a magnitude 6.6 earthquake has hit northern Japan.
  • Egypt hands Lebanese woman 1 year sentence for insults video

    Egypt hands Lebanese woman 1 year sentence for insults video

    Sunday, September 9 2018 1:25 PM EDT2018-09-09 17:25:53 GMT
    An Egyptian court has approved an appeal by a Lebanese woman who was sentenced to eight years in prison over insulting Egyptians in a video she posted online and handed her a suspended one-year sentence.
    An Egyptian court has approved an appeal by a Lebanese woman who was sentenced to eight years in prison over insulting Egyptians in a video she posted online and handed her a suspended one-year sentence.
  • Cardi B escorted out of fashion party after lunging at Minaj

    Cardi B escorted out of fashion party after lunging at Minaj

    Sunday, September 9 2018 12:55 PM EDT2018-09-09 16:55:54 GMT
    (Photo by Andy Kropa/Invision/AP). Nicki Minaj attends the NYFW Spring/Summer 2019 Kick-Off Party at The Pool on Wednesday, Sept. 5, 2018, in New York.(Photo by Andy Kropa/Invision/AP). Nicki Minaj attends the NYFW Spring/Summer 2019 Kick-Off Party at The Pool on Wednesday, Sept. 5, 2018, in New York.
    Nicki Minaj and Cardi B have been involved in an altercation that got physical at a New York Fashion Week party.
    Nicki Minaj and Cardi B have been involved in an altercation that got physical at a New York Fashion Week party.
  • Private Chinese space company places satellites in orbit

    Private Chinese space company places satellites in orbit

    Saturday, September 8 2018 7:06 PM EDT2018-09-08 23:06:35 GMT
    A rocket developed by Chinese company iSpace is carrying three miniature satellites into space in another milestone for the country's budding private spaceflight industry.
    A rocket developed by Chinese company iSpace is carrying three miniature satellites into space in another milestone for the country's budding private spaceflight industry.
  • The Latest: North Korean charged in Sony, Wannacry attacks

    The Latest: North Korean charged in Sony, Wannacry attacks

    Saturday, September 8 2018 6:46 PM EDT2018-09-08 22:46:29 GMT
    The Justice Department has charged a computer programmer working on behalf of the North Korean government with the hack of Sony Pictures Entertainment in 2014, along with other cyberattacks.
    The Justice Department has charged a computer programmer working on behalf of the North Korean government with the hack of Sony Pictures Entertainment in 2014, along with other cyberattacks.
  • Prime minister says Greece back on road to economic recovery

    Prime minister says Greece back on road to economic recovery

    Saturday, September 8 2018 5:33 PM EDT2018-09-08 21:33:07 GMT
    (AP Photo/Giannis Papanikos). Greece's Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras, right, and Simos Anastasopoulos, President of the American-Hellenic Chamber of Commerce, center, listen to U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross, during a visit at Thessaloniki Interna...(AP Photo/Giannis Papanikos). Greece's Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras, right, and Simos Anastasopoulos, President of the American-Hellenic Chamber of Commerce, center, listen to U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross, during a visit at Thessaloniki Interna...
    U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross inaugurates trade fair in recession-weary Greece as government pushes for overseas investment but faces mass protests over plummeting living standards.
    U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross inaugurates trade fair in recession-weary Greece as government pushes for overseas investment but faces mass protests over plummeting living standards.
  • A year in, Uber CEO works to rebuild company's reputation

    A year in, Uber CEO works to rebuild company's reputation

    Saturday, September 8 2018 3:21 PM EDT2018-09-08 19:21:34 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Drew). Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi speaks during the company's unveiling of the new features in New York, Wednesday, Sept. 5, 2018. Uber is aiming to boost driver and passenger safety in an effort to rebuild trust in the brand.(AP Photo/Richard Drew). Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi speaks during the company's unveiling of the new features in New York, Wednesday, Sept. 5, 2018. Uber is aiming to boost driver and passenger safety in an effort to rebuild trust in the brand.
    Dara Khosrowshahi took the reins at Uber a year ago and inherited a ride-sharing company plagued with scandals.
    Dara Khosrowshahi took the reins at Uber a year ago and inherited a ride-sharing company plagued with scandals.
  • UK physicist donates $3 million prize to boost diversity

    UK physicist donates $3 million prize to boost diversity

    Saturday, September 8 2018 1:12 PM EDT2018-09-08 17:12:53 GMT
    One of Britain's leading astrophysicists is donating her $3 million purse from a major science prize to encourage diversity in physics.
    One of Britain's leading astrophysicists is donating her $3 million purse from a major science prize to encourage diversity in physics.
  • Alaska volcano restless again

    Alaska volcano restless again

    Saturday, September 8 2018 11:47 AM EDT2018-09-08 15:47:26 GMT
    One of Alaska's largest and most active volcanoes is restless again and has prompted scientists to issue an aviation advisory.
    One of Alaska's largest and most active volcanoes is restless again and has prompted scientists to issue an aviation advisory.
  • Stabbing of candidate shakes Brazil's presidential race

    Stabbing of candidate shakes Brazil's presidential race

    Saturday, September 8 2018 12:13 AM EDT2018-09-08 04:13:49 GMT
    (AP Photo/Raysa Leite). Presidential candidate Jair Bolsonaro grimaces right after being stabbed in the stomach during a campaign rally in Juiz de Fora, Brazil, Thursday, Sept. 6, 2018. Bolsonaro, a leading presidential candidate in Brazil, was stabbed...(AP Photo/Raysa Leite). Presidential candidate Jair Bolsonaro grimaces right after being stabbed in the stomach during a campaign rally in Juiz de Fora, Brazil, Thursday, Sept. 6, 2018. Bolsonaro, a leading presidential candidate in Brazil, was stabbed...
    The wounding of a leading Brazilian presidential candidate has the potential to reshape the election contest after dramatically exposing the deep polarization in Latin America's largest nation.
    The wounding of a leading Brazilian presidential candidate has the potential to reshape the election contest after dramatically exposing the deep polarization in Latin America's largest nation.
  • Facebook, Twitter pledge to defend against foreign intrusion

    Facebook, Twitter pledge to defend against foreign intrusion

    Friday, September 7 2018 10:28 PM EDT2018-09-08 02:28:46 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE- This Nov. 19, 2015, file photo shows Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey being interviewed on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. Dorsey says the company isn't biased against Republicans or Democrats and is working on way...(AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE- This Nov. 19, 2015, file photo shows Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey being interviewed on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. Dorsey says the company isn't biased against Republicans or Democrats and is working on way...
    As midterm elections near, Facebook and Twitter defend efforts stave off election meddling.
    As midterm elections near, Facebook and Twitter defend efforts stave off election meddling.
  • Man sentenced after Facebook helps solve 1996 cold case

    Man sentenced after Facebook helps solve 1996 cold case

    Friday, September 7 2018 6:52 PM EDT2018-09-07 22:52:31 GMT
    Authorities say the brother-in-law of a Dallas woman found raped and slain in 1996 as her infant daughter slept nearby has been sentenced to 30 years in prison for the killing.
    Authorities say the brother-in-law of a Dallas woman found raped and slain in 1996 as her infant daughter slept nearby has been sentenced to 30 years in prison for the killing.
  • Belgium shocked by TV weather woman's encounter with racism

    Belgium shocked by TV weather woman's encounter with racism

    Friday, September 7 2018 5:33 PM EDT2018-09-07 21:33:02 GMT
    (AP Photo/Lorne Cook). An assortment of the Belgian newspapers with references to racism on Friday, Sept. 7, 2018. Belgium's media and political class are demanding change as two high-profile cases of racism rock the kingdom, raising troubling question...(AP Photo/Lorne Cook). An assortment of the Belgian newspapers with references to racism on Friday, Sept. 7, 2018. Belgium's media and political class are demanding change as two high-profile cases of racism rock the kingdom, raising troubling question...
    Media outlets and politicians in Belgium express shock and dismay after two high-profile reports of racism.
    Media outlets and politicians in Belgium express shock and dismay after two high-profile reports of racism.
  • Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey keeps his cool before Congress

    Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey keeps his cool before Congress

    Friday, September 7 2018 5:01 PM EDT2018-09-07 21:01:44 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana). Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey testifies before the Senate Intelligence Committee hearing on 'Foreign Influence Operations and Their Use of Social Media Platforms' on Capitol Hill, Wednesday, Sept. 5, 2018, in Washington.(AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana). Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey testifies before the Senate Intelligence Committee hearing on 'Foreign Influence Operations and Their Use of Social Media Platforms' on Capitol Hill, Wednesday, Sept. 5, 2018, in Washington.
    Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey has his trial by fire before Congress - and keeps his cool.
    Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey has his trial by fire before Congress - and keeps his cool.
  • Boxers or briefs? Beto O'Rourke livestreams his laundry

    Boxers or briefs? Beto O'Rourke livestreams his laundry

    Friday, September 7 2018 3:54 PM EDT2018-09-07 19:54:54 GMT
    In his bid to upset Republican Ted Cruz, Democratic Senate hopeful Beto O'Rourke livestreams constantly, usually multiple times daily.
    In his bid to upset Republican Ted Cruz, Democratic Senate hopeful Beto O'Rourke livestreams constantly, usually multiple times daily.
  • France says Russia satellite spied in 'Star Wars' hostility

    France says Russia satellite spied in 'Star Wars' hostility

    Friday, September 7 2018 2:22 PM EDT2018-09-07 18:22:30 GMT
    France's defense minister has launched an extraordinary attack on Russian behavior in space, revealing that a Russian satellite cozied up to a French one to eavesdrop on secure military communications.
    France's defense minister has launched an extraordinary attack on Russian behavior in space, revealing that a Russian satellite cozied up to a French one to eavesdrop on secure military communications.
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