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  • Argentina's Fernández announces vice presidential bid

    Argentina's Fernández announces vice presidential bid

    Sunday, May 19 2019 1:50 AM EDT2019-05-19 05:50:54 GMT
    (Unidad Ciudadana via AP ). In this handout photo provided by the Unidad Ciudadana political party, former Argentine President Cristina Fernandez smiles as she officially present her book "Sincerely," during the Buenos Aires book fair in Argentina, Thu...(Unidad Ciudadana via AP ). In this handout photo provided by the Unidad Ciudadana political party, former Argentine President Cristina Fernandez smiles as she officially present her book "Sincerely," during the Buenos Aires book fair in Argentina, Thu...
    (Unidad Ciudadana via AP ). In this handout photo provided by the Unidad Ciudadana political party, former Argentine President Cristina Fernandez smiles as she officially present her book "Sincerely," during the Buenos Aires book fair in Argentina, Thu...(Unidad Ciudadana via AP ). In this handout photo provided by the Unidad Ciudadana political party, former Argentine President Cristina Fernandez smiles as she officially present her book "Sincerely," during the Buenos Aires book fair in Argentina, Thu...
    Argentina's former President Cristina Fernández has announced her candidacy for vice president in October's general elections.
    Argentina's former President Cristina Fernández has announced her candidacy for vice president in October's general elections.
  • No longer in the dark: Navajo Nation homes get electricity

    No longer in the dark: Navajo Nation homes get electricity

    Sunday, May 19 2019 12:10 AM EDT2019-05-19 04:10:52 GMT
    No longer in the dark: Navajo Nation homes get electricity one by one as work advances to give power to 60,000 who don't have it.
    No longer in the dark: Navajo Nation homes get electricity one by one as work advances to give power to 60,000 who don't have it.
  • NYPD used Woody Harrelson photo to find lookalike beer thief

    NYPD used Woody Harrelson photo to find lookalike beer thief

    Saturday, May 18 2019 10:52 PM EDT2019-05-19 02:52:59 GMT
    A report says the New York Police Department used a photo of Woody Harrelson in its facial recognition program in an attempt to identify a beer thief who looked like the actor.
    A report says the New York Police Department used a photo of Woody Harrelson in its facial recognition program in an attempt to identify a beer thief who looked like the actor.
  • Arnold Schwarzenegger assaulted during event in South Africa

    Arnold Schwarzenegger assaulted during event in South Africa

    Saturday, May 18 2019 8:22 PM EDT2019-05-19 00:22:01 GMT
    Arnold Schwarzenegger assaulted during event in South Africa but says 'nothing to worry about'.
    Arnold Schwarzenegger assaulted during event in South Africa but says 'nothing to worry about'.
  • Trump lifts tariffs on Mexico, Canada, delays auto tariffs

    Trump lifts tariffs on Mexico, Canada, delays auto tariffs

    Saturday, May 18 2019 7:21 PM EDT2019-05-18 23:21:41 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump arrives at John F. Kennedy Airport Thursday, May 16, 2019, in New York. Trump is in New York for a fundraiser.(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump arrives at John F. Kennedy Airport Thursday, May 16, 2019, in New York. Trump is in New York for a fundraiser.
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump arrives at John F. Kennedy Airport Thursday, May 16, 2019, in New York. Trump is in New York for a fundraiser.(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump arrives at John F. Kennedy Airport Thursday, May 16, 2019, in New York. Trump is in New York for a fundraiser.
    President Donald Trump is delaying any decision to impose auto tariffs on car and auto part imports for now.
    President Donald Trump is delaying any decision to impose auto tariffs on car and auto part imports for now.
  • Wobbly week for US stocks; 2nd weekly drop for S&P 500

    Wobbly week for US stocks; 2nd weekly drop for S&P 500

    Saturday, May 18 2019 7:21 PM EDT2019-05-18 23:21:38 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Drew). FILE - In this May 9, 2019, file photo trader Craig Spector works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Friday, May 17.(AP Photo/Richard Drew). FILE - In this May 9, 2019, file photo trader Craig Spector works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Friday, May 17.
    (AP Photo/Richard Drew). FILE - In this May 9, 2019, file photo trader Craig Spector works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Friday, May 17.(AP Photo/Richard Drew). FILE - In this May 9, 2019, file photo trader Craig Spector works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Friday, May 17.
    Stocks flopped on Friday, and investors herded into the safety of bonds after the market's reading on the U.S.-China trade war flipped back to worry.
    Stocks flopped on Friday, and investors herded into the safety of bonds after the market's reading on the U.S.-China trade war flipped back to worry.
  • Prosecutor: Mom plotted to kill pregnant woman, steal baby

    Prosecutor: Mom plotted to kill pregnant woman, steal baby

    Saturday, May 18 2019 3:13 PM EDT2019-05-18 19:13:49 GMT
    (Chicago Police Department via AP). This booking photo provided by the Chicago Police Department, Thursday, May 16, 2019, shows Clarisa Figueroa, who is charged in the death of 19-year-old expectant mother Marlen Ochoa-Lopez. First-degree murder charge...(Chicago Police Department via AP). This booking photo provided by the Chicago Police Department, Thursday, May 16, 2019, shows Clarisa Figueroa, who is charged in the death of 19-year-old expectant mother Marlen Ochoa-Lopez. First-degree murder charge...
    (Chicago Police Department via AP). This booking photo provided by the Chicago Police Department, Thursday, May 16, 2019, shows Clarisa Figueroa, who is charged in the death of 19-year-old expectant mother Marlen Ochoa-Lopez. First-degree murder charge...(Chicago Police Department via AP). This booking photo provided by the Chicago Police Department, Thursday, May 16, 2019, shows Clarisa Figueroa, who is charged in the death of 19-year-old expectant mother Marlen Ochoa-Lopez. First-degree murder charge...
    A prosecutor says a pregnant Chicago teen who was killed and whose baby was cut from her womb was strangled while being shown a photo album of the late son and brother of her attackers.
    A prosecutor says a pregnant Chicago teen who was killed and whose baby was cut from her womb was strangled while being shown a photo album of the late son and brother of her attackers.
  • Amazon takes top stake in UK food delivery firm Deliveroo

    Amazon takes top stake in UK food delivery firm Deliveroo

    Saturday, May 18 2019 1:11 PM EDT2019-05-18 17:11:00 GMT
    Amazon is investing in British meal delivery company Deliveroo, expanding its reach into food retailing.
    Amazon is investing in British meal delivery company Deliveroo, expanding its reach into food retailing.
  • NTSB: Autopilot was in use before Tesla hit semitrailer

    NTSB: Autopilot was in use before Tesla hit semitrailer

    Saturday, May 18 2019 12:43 PM EDT2019-05-18 16:43:14 GMT
    The National Transportation Safety Board says Tesla's Autopilot semi-autonomous driving system was in use when one of its cars drove beneath a semitrailer in Florida in March, killing the driver.
    The National Transportation Safety Board says Tesla's Autopilot semi-autonomous driving system was in use when one of its cars drove beneath a semitrailer in Florida in March, killing the driver.
  • Huawei hit by US export controls, potential import ban

    Huawei hit by US export controls, potential import ban

    Saturday, May 18 2019 12:43 PM EDT2019-05-18 16:43:06 GMT
    President Donald Trump is issuing an executive order to protect the U.S. against foreign adversaries that are taking advantage of technological vulnerabilities.
    President Donald Trump is issuing an executive order to protect the U.S. against foreign adversaries that are taking advantage of technological vulnerabilities.
  • Economic sanctions on Huawei could backfire on US firms

    Economic sanctions on Huawei could backfire on US firms

    Saturday, May 18 2019 12:43 PM EDT2019-05-18 16:43:03 GMT
    (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez, File). FILE - In this Thursday, March 7, 2019 file photo, the Texas state flag files outside the Huawei Technologies Ltd. business location in Plano, Texas. President Donald Trump issued an executive order Wednesday, May 15, 2...(AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez, File). FILE - In this Thursday, March 7, 2019 file photo, the Texas state flag files outside the Huawei Technologies Ltd. business location in Plano, Texas. President Donald Trump issued an executive order Wednesday, May 15, 2...
    (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez, File). FILE - In this Thursday, March 7, 2019 file photo, the Texas state flag files outside the Huawei Technologies Ltd. business location in Plano, Texas. President Donald Trump issued an executive order Wednesday, May 15, 2...(AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez, File). FILE - In this Thursday, March 7, 2019 file photo, the Texas state flag files outside the Huawei Technologies Ltd. business location in Plano, Texas. President Donald Trump issued an executive order Wednesday, May 15, 2...
    The Trump administration's announcement that it plans curbs on exports of U.S. components to Chinese telecommunications powerhouse Huawei for national security reasons could hurt U.S. suppliers.
    The Trump administration's announcement that it plans curbs on exports of U.S. components to Chinese telecommunications powerhouse Huawei for national security reasons could hurt U.S. suppliers.
  • Pinterest reports smaller 1Q loss but results drag stock

    Pinterest reports smaller 1Q loss but results drag stock

    Saturday, May 18 2019 12:43 PM EDT2019-05-18 16:43:01 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE - In this Thursday, April 18, 2019, file photo, Pinterest co-founder and chief product officer Evan Sharp, left, and fellow co-founder & CEO Ben Silbermann, right, watch as company communications manager Enid Hwa...(AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE - In this Thursday, April 18, 2019, file photo, Pinterest co-founder and chief product officer Evan Sharp, left, and fellow co-founder & CEO Ben Silbermann, right, watch as company communications manager Enid Hwa...
    (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE - In this Thursday, April 18, 2019, file photo, Pinterest co-founder and chief product officer Evan Sharp, left, and fellow co-founder & CEO Ben Silbermann, right, watch as company communications manager Enid Hwa...(AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE - In this Thursday, April 18, 2019, file photo, Pinterest co-founder and chief product officer Evan Sharp, left, and fellow co-founder & CEO Ben Silbermann, right, watch as company communications manager Enid Hwa...
    Pinterest.
    Pinterest.
  • US, European officials bring charges in global malware case

    US, European officials bring charges in global malware case

    Saturday, May 18 2019 12:43 PM EDT2019-05-18 16:43:00 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File). FILE- This July 27, 2008, file photo shows a, LED-illuminated wireless router in Philadelphia. Officials from the United States and Europe are announcing charges against 10 people in connection with malicious software atta...(AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File). FILE- This July 27, 2008, file photo shows a, LED-illuminated wireless router in Philadelphia. Officials from the United States and Europe are announcing charges against 10 people in connection with malicious software atta...
    (AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File). FILE- This July 27, 2008, file photo shows a, LED-illuminated wireless router in Philadelphia. Officials from the United States and Europe are announcing charges against 10 people in connection with malicious software atta...(AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File). FILE- This July 27, 2008, file photo shows a, LED-illuminated wireless router in Philadelphia. Officials from the United States and Europe are announcing charges against 10 people in connection with malicious software atta...
    Officials from the U.S. and Europe announce charges against 10 people in connection with malicious software attacks that infected tens of thousands of computers and caused more than $100 million in losses.
    Officials from the U.S. and Europe announce charges against 10 people in connection with malicious software attacks that infected tens of thousands of computers and caused more than $100 million in losses.
  • US, UK teams share $10M XPRIZE award for child literacy

    US, UK teams share $10M XPRIZE award for child literacy

    Saturday, May 18 2019 12:41 PM EDT2019-05-18 16:41:53 GMT
    (Courtesy XPRIZE via AP). In this undated photo provided by XPRIZE, children in a village in the Tanga region of Tanzania gather to learn from tablets using open-sourced software that would easily be downloaded by illiterate children to teach themselve...(Courtesy XPRIZE via AP). In this undated photo provided by XPRIZE, children in a village in the Tanga region of Tanzania gather to learn from tablets using open-sourced software that would easily be downloaded by illiterate children to teach themselve...
    (Courtesy XPRIZE via AP). In this undated photo provided by XPRIZE, children in a village in the Tanga region of Tanzania gather to learn from tablets using open-sourced software that would easily be downloaded by illiterate children to teach themselve...(Courtesy XPRIZE via AP). In this undated photo provided by XPRIZE, children in a village in the Tanga region of Tanzania gather to learn from tablets using open-sourced software that would easily be downloaded by illiterate children to teach themselve...
    The 3 R's with a technology twist: $10 million XPRIZE goes to team that developed software to help children teach themselves to read, write and do arithmetic.
    The 3 R's with a technology twist: $10 million XPRIZE goes to team that developed software to help children teach themselves to read, write and do arithmetic.
  • South Carolina tech firm, CEO indicted on fraud charges

    South Carolina tech firm, CEO indicted on fraud charges

    Saturday, May 18 2019 12:41 PM EDT2019-05-18 16:41:51 GMT
    A South Carolina technology company and its leader are accused of fraudulently obtaining numerical internet addresses worth a total of up to $14.4 million.
    A South Carolina technology company and its leader are accused of fraudulently obtaining numerical internet addresses worth a total of up to $14.4 million.
  • Facebook busts Israel-based campaign to disrupt elections

    Facebook busts Israel-based campaign to disrupt elections

    Saturday, May 18 2019 12:41 PM EDT2019-05-18 16:41:47 GMT
    Facebook says it has identified an Israeli-led influence campaign aimed at disrupting elections in various countries and has canceled dozens of accounts that engaged in spreading disinformation.
    Facebook says it has identified an Israeli-led influence campaign aimed at disrupting elections in various countries and has canceled dozens of accounts that engaged in spreading disinformation.
  • The Latest: Family: Pregnant woman's slaying 'a nightmare'

    The Latest: Family: Pregnant woman's slaying 'a nightmare'

    Saturday, May 18 2019 8:11 AM EDT2019-05-18 12:11:32 GMT
    (Chicago Police Department via AP). This booking photo provided by the Chicago Police Department, Thursday, May 16, 2019, shows Clarisa Figueroa, who is charged in the death of 19-year-old expectant mother Marlen Ochoa-Lopez. First-degree murder charge...(Chicago Police Department via AP). This booking photo provided by the Chicago Police Department, Thursday, May 16, 2019, shows Clarisa Figueroa, who is charged in the death of 19-year-old expectant mother Marlen Ochoa-Lopez. First-degree murder charge...
    (Chicago Police Department via AP). This booking photo provided by the Chicago Police Department, Thursday, May 16, 2019, shows Clarisa Figueroa, who is charged in the death of 19-year-old expectant mother Marlen Ochoa-Lopez. First-degree murder charge...(Chicago Police Department via AP). This booking photo provided by the Chicago Police Department, Thursday, May 16, 2019, shows Clarisa Figueroa, who is charged in the death of 19-year-old expectant mother Marlen Ochoa-Lopez. First-degree murder charge...
    A 46-year-old Chicago woman charged with killing a pregnant 19-year-old and cutting her baby from her womb told her family last October that she was pregnant, and later posted on Facebook an ultrasound and photos...
    A 46-year-old Chicago woman charged with killing a pregnant 19-year-old and cutting her baby from her womb told her family last October that she was pregnant, and later posted on Facebook an ultrasound and photos of a room decorated for a baby.
  • White House launches survey looking for tech industry bias

    White House launches survey looking for tech industry bias

    Saturday, May 18 2019 2:50 AM EDT2019-05-18 06:50:15 GMT
    The White House has launched an online form asking people to share their experiences if they think "political bias" has led to their posts being removed from social media sites like Facebook and Twitter.
    The White House has launched an online form asking people to share their experiences if they think "political bias" has led to their posts being removed from social media sites like Facebook and Twitter.
  • Grumpy Cat, who entertained millions online, dies at age 7

    Grumpy Cat, who entertained millions online, dies at age 7

    Friday, May 17 2019 4:52 PM EDT2019-05-17 20:52:11 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Vogel, File). FILE - This Dec. 1, 2015 file photo shows Grumpy Cat posing for a photo in Los Angeles. Grumpy Cat, whose sour puss became an internet sensation, has died at age 7, according to her owners. Posting on social media Friday...(AP Photo/Richard Vogel, File). FILE - This Dec. 1, 2015 file photo shows Grumpy Cat posing for a photo in Los Angeles. Grumpy Cat, whose sour puss became an internet sensation, has died at age 7, according to her owners. Posting on social media Friday...
    (AP Photo/Richard Vogel, File). FILE - This Dec. 1, 2015 file photo shows Grumpy Cat posing for a photo in Los Angeles. Grumpy Cat, whose sour puss became an internet sensation, has died at age 7, according to her owners. Posting on social media Friday...(AP Photo/Richard Vogel, File). FILE - This Dec. 1, 2015 file photo shows Grumpy Cat posing for a photo in Los Angeles. Grumpy Cat, whose sour puss became an internet sensation, has died at age 7, according to her owners. Posting on social media Friday...
    Her owners say Grumpy Cat, whose sour puss became an internet sensation, has died at age 7.
    Her owners say Grumpy Cat, whose sour puss became an internet sensation, has died at age 7.
  • Markets Right Now: Stocks closing lower Friday

    Markets Right Now: Stocks closing lower Friday

    Friday, May 17 2019 4:20 PM EDT2019-05-17 20:20:23 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Drew). FILE - In this May 9, 2019, file photo trader Craig Spector works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Friday, May 17.(AP Photo/Richard Drew). FILE - In this May 9, 2019, file photo trader Craig Spector works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Friday, May 17.
    (AP Photo/Richard Drew). FILE - In this May 9, 2019, file photo trader Craig Spector works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Friday, May 17.(AP Photo/Richard Drew). FILE - In this May 9, 2019, file photo trader Craig Spector works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Friday, May 17.
    Stocks are falling on Wall Street Friday as investors again worry whether the U.S. and China can settle their dispute over trade.
    Stocks are falling on Wall Street Friday as investors again worry whether the U.S. and China can settle their dispute over trade.
  • Using a smartphone to sound out sign of kids' ear infections

    Using a smartphone to sound out sign of kids' ear infections

    Friday, May 17 2019 4:10 PM EDT2019-05-17 20:10:54 GMT
    (Dennis Wise/University of Washington via AP). In this undated photo provided by the University of Washington in May 2019, Dr. Randall Bly uses a uses a phone app and a paper funnel to focus the sound, to check his daughter for an ear infection, at the...(Dennis Wise/University of Washington via AP). In this undated photo provided by the University of Washington in May 2019, Dr. Randall Bly uses a uses a phone app and a paper funnel to focus the sound, to check his daughter for an ear infection, at the...
    (Dennis Wise/University of Washington via AP). In this undated photo provided by the University of Washington in May 2019, Dr. Randall Bly uses a uses a phone app and a paper funnel to focus the sound, to check his daughter for an ear infection, at the...(Dennis Wise/University of Washington via AP). In this undated photo provided by the University of Washington in May 2019, Dr. Randall Bly uses a uses a phone app and a paper funnel to focus the sound, to check his daughter for an ear infection, at the...
    Researchers have created a way for a smartphone to 'hear' a warning sign of ear infections in kids.
    Researchers have created a way for a smartphone to 'hear' a warning sign of ear infections in kids.
  • Israeli disinformation campaign targeted Nigerian election

    Israeli disinformation campaign targeted Nigerian election

    Friday, May 17 2019 1:41 PM EDT2019-05-17 17:41:24 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ben Margot, File). FILE - This July 16, 2013 file photo shows a sign at Facebook headquarters in Menlo Park, Calif. Facebook said Thursday, May 16, 2019, that it has banned Archimedes, an Israeli company that ran an influence campaign aimed a...(AP Photo/Ben Margot, File). FILE - This July 16, 2013 file photo shows a sign at Facebook headquarters in Menlo Park, Calif. Facebook said Thursday, May 16, 2019, that it has banned Archimedes, an Israeli company that ran an influence campaign aimed a...
    (AP Photo/Ben Margot, File). FILE - This July 16, 2013 file photo shows a sign at Facebook headquarters in Menlo Park, Calif. Facebook said Thursday, May 16, 2019, that it has banned Archimedes, an Israeli company that ran an influence campaign aimed a...(AP Photo/Ben Margot, File). FILE - This July 16, 2013 file photo shows a sign at Facebook headquarters in Menlo Park, Calif. Facebook said Thursday, May 16, 2019, that it has banned Archimedes, an Israeli company that ran an influence campaign aimed a...
    A U.S. think tank that analyzes misinformation online has found that an Israel-based influence campaign busted by Facebook had stumped for the winning candidate in the February 2019 Nigerian presidential elections.
    A U.S. think tank that analyzes misinformation online has found that an Israel-based influence campaign busted by Facebook had stumped for the winning candidate in the February 2019 Nigerian presidential elections.
  • Boeing finishes software update for grounded airliner

    Boeing finishes software update for grounded airliner

    Friday, May 17 2019 1:11 PM EDT2019-05-17 17:11:31 GMT
    Boeing says it has finished updating flight-control software for the 737 Max, moving a step closer to getting the plane back in the sky after 2 deadly crashes.
    Boeing says it has finished updating flight-control software for the 737 Max, moving a step closer to getting the plane back in the sky after 2 deadly crashes.
  • Correction: Russia Probe-Florida Voting story

    Correction: Russia Probe-Florida Voting story

    Friday, May 17 2019 1:01 PM EDT2019-05-17 17:01:21 GMT
    Members of Florida's congressional delegation say it's "unacceptable" that the FBI and Department of Homeland Security Department won't publicly identify the two counties where Russian hackers gained access to...
    Members of Florida's congressional delegation say it's "unacceptable" that the FBI and Department of Homeland Security Department won't publicly identify the two counties where Russian hackers gained access to voter databases ahead of the 2016 election.
  • Putin hails new Russian laser weapons

    Putin hails new Russian laser weapons

    Friday, May 17 2019 12:42 PM EDT2019-05-17 16:42:34 GMT
    (Alexei Druzhinin, Sputnik, Kremlin Pool Photo via AP). Russian President Vladimir Putin chairs a meeting of Russian military aviation in the Black Sea resort of Sochi, Russia, Wednesday, May 15, 2019.(Alexei Druzhinin, Sputnik, Kremlin Pool Photo via AP). Russian President Vladimir Putin chairs a meeting of Russian military aviation in the Black Sea resort of Sochi, Russia, Wednesday, May 15, 2019.
    (Alexei Druzhinin, Sputnik, Kremlin Pool Photo via AP). Russian President Vladimir Putin chairs a meeting of Russian military aviation in the Black Sea resort of Sochi, Russia, Wednesday, May 15, 2019.(Alexei Druzhinin, Sputnik, Kremlin Pool Photo via AP). Russian President Vladimir Putin chairs a meeting of Russian military aviation in the Black Sea resort of Sochi, Russia, Wednesday, May 15, 2019.
    President Vladimir Putin says that new types of laser weapons developed in Russia will significantly enhance the nation's military capability.
    President Vladimir Putin says that new types of laser weapons developed in Russia will significantly enhance the nation's military capability.
  • US abstains from global pledge to curb online violence

    US abstains from global pledge to curb online violence

    Friday, May 17 2019 6:33 AM EDT2019-05-17 10:33:21 GMT
    (AP Photo/Thibault Camus). New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern, right, smiles prior to give a press conference, at the OECD headquarters, in Paris, Tuesday, May 14, 2019. The leaders of France and New Zealand will make a joint push to eliminate a...(AP Photo/Thibault Camus). New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern, right, smiles prior to give a press conference, at the OECD headquarters, in Paris, Tuesday, May 14, 2019. The leaders of France and New Zealand will make a joint push to eliminate a...
    (AP Photo/Thibault Camus). New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern, right, smiles prior to give a press conference, at the OECD headquarters, in Paris, Tuesday, May 14, 2019. The leaders of France and New Zealand will make a joint push to eliminate a...(AP Photo/Thibault Camus). New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern, right, smiles prior to give a press conference, at the OECD headquarters, in Paris, Tuesday, May 14, 2019. The leaders of France and New Zealand will make a joint push to eliminate a...
    Several world leaders and tech bosses are meeting in Paris to find ways to stop acts of violent extremism from being shown online.
    Several world leaders and tech bosses are meeting in Paris to find ways to stop acts of violent extremism from being shown online.
  • Help coming on blocking scam calls for robocall-plagued US

    Help coming on blocking scam calls for robocall-plagued US

    Friday, May 17 2019 6:02 AM EDT2019-05-17 10:02:02 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong, File). FILE - In this May 4, 2018, file photo a man talks on the phone in a hallway adorned with the palm tree-printed wallpaper at a hotel near the Los Angeles International Airport in Los Angeles. U.S. regulators are proposing ...(AP Photo/Jae C. Hong, File). FILE - In this May 4, 2018, file photo a man talks on the phone in a hallway adorned with the palm tree-printed wallpaper at a hotel near the Los Angeles International Airport in Los Angeles. U.S. regulators are proposing ...
    (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong, File). FILE - In this May 4, 2018, file photo a man talks on the phone in a hallway adorned with the palm tree-printed wallpaper at a hotel near the Los Angeles International Airport in Los Angeles. U.S. regulators are proposing ...(AP Photo/Jae C. Hong, File). FILE - In this May 4, 2018, file photo a man talks on the phone in a hallway adorned with the palm tree-printed wallpaper at a hotel near the Los Angeles International Airport in Los Angeles. U.S. regulators are proposing ...
    US regulators seek new tools to block unrelenting wave of robocalls.
    US regulators seek new tools to block unrelenting wave of robocalls.
  • Walmart warns that higher tariffs will mean higher prices

    Walmart warns that higher tariffs will mean higher prices

    Friday, May 17 2019 5:11 AM EDT2019-05-17 09:11:09 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File). FILE - In this April 24, 2019, file photo a Walmart associate works at a Walmart Neighborhood Market in Levittown, N.Y. Walmart Inc. reports earnings on Thursday, May 16.(AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File). FILE - In this April 24, 2019, file photo a Walmart associate works at a Walmart Neighborhood Market in Levittown, N.Y. Walmart Inc. reports earnings on Thursday, May 16.
    (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File). FILE - In this April 24, 2019, file photo a Walmart associate works at a Walmart Neighborhood Market in Levittown, N.Y. Walmart Inc. reports earnings on Thursday, May 16.(AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File). FILE - In this April 24, 2019, file photo a Walmart associate works at a Walmart Neighborhood Market in Levittown, N.Y. Walmart Inc. reports earnings on Thursday, May 16.
    Walmart tops profit expectations, though revenue feels currency drag.
    Walmart tops profit expectations, though revenue feels currency drag.
  • Eric Talmadge, AP's North Korea bureau chief, dead at 57

    Eric Talmadge, AP's North Korea bureau chief, dead at 57

    Friday, May 17 2019 3:01 AM EDT2019-05-17 07:01:53 GMT
    (AP Photo/Wong Maye-E). This Monday, May 9, 2016 photo shows The Associated Press' Pyongyang Bureau Chief Eric Talmadge in front of the April 25 House of Culture where the party congress is held in the North Korean capital. Talmadge, who as North Korea...(AP Photo/Wong Maye-E). This Monday, May 9, 2016 photo shows The Associated Press' Pyongyang Bureau Chief Eric Talmadge in front of the April 25 House of Culture where the party congress is held in the North Korean capital. Talmadge, who as North Korea...
    (AP Photo/Wong Maye-E). This Monday, May 9, 2016 photo shows The Associated Press' Pyongyang Bureau Chief Eric Talmadge in front of the April 25 House of Culture where the party congress is held in the North Korean capital. Talmadge, who as North Korea...(AP Photo/Wong Maye-E). This Monday, May 9, 2016 photo shows The Associated Press' Pyongyang Bureau Chief Eric Talmadge in front of the April 25 House of Culture where the party congress is held in the North Korean capital. Talmadge, who as North Korea...
    Eric Talmadge, who as North Korea bureau chief for The Associated Press tenaciously chronicled life and politics in one of the world's least-understood nations, has died in Japan at the age of 57.
    Eric Talmadge, who as North Korea bureau chief for The Associated Press tenaciously chronicled life and politics in one of the world's least-understood nations, has died in Japan at the age of 57.
  • Bomb-laden drones of Yemen rebels threaten Arabian Peninsula

    Bomb-laden drones of Yemen rebels threaten Arabian Peninsula

    Friday, May 17 2019 2:22 AM EDT2019-05-17 06:22:16 GMT
    (AP Photo). In this undated photograph obtained by The Associated Press, a UAV-X drone flown by Yemen's Houthi rebels is seen in Hodeida, Yemen. A Yemen rebel drone strike this week, likely by UAV-Xs, on a critical Saudi oil pipeline shows that the oth...(AP Photo). In this undated photograph obtained by The Associated Press, a UAV-X drone flown by Yemen's Houthi rebels is seen in Hodeida, Yemen. A Yemen rebel drone strike this week, likely by UAV-Xs, on a critical Saudi oil pipeline shows that the oth...
    (AP Photo). In this undated photograph obtained by The Associated Press, a UAV-X drone flown by Yemen's Houthi rebels is seen in Hodeida, Yemen. A Yemen rebel drone strike this week, likely by UAV-Xs, on a critical Saudi oil pipeline shows that the oth...(AP Photo). In this undated photograph obtained by The Associated Press, a UAV-X drone flown by Yemen's Houthi rebels is seen in Hodeida, Yemen. A Yemen rebel drone strike this week, likely by UAV-Xs, on a critical Saudi oil pipeline shows that the oth...
    Bomb-laden drones flown by Yemen's Houthi rebels now have reach to threaten nearly all of Arabian Peninsula.
    Bomb-laden drones flown by Yemen's Houthi rebels now have reach to threaten nearly all of Arabian Peninsula.
  • Asian shares mixed as Huawei sanctions stir trade fears

    Asian shares mixed as Huawei sanctions stir trade fears

    Friday, May 17 2019 1:32 AM EDT2019-05-17 05:32:05 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE - In this May 9, 2019, file photo trader Fred DeMarco works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Thursday, May 16.(AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE - In this May 9, 2019, file photo trader Fred DeMarco works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Thursday, May 16.
    (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE - In this May 9, 2019, file photo trader Fred DeMarco works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Thursday, May 16.(AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE - In this May 9, 2019, file photo trader Fred DeMarco works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Thursday, May 16.
    Stocks marched higher for the third day in a row Thursday, erasing the big plunge they took on Monday on worries about the worsening trade fight between China and the U.S.
    Stocks marched higher for the third day in a row Thursday, erasing the big plunge they took on Monday on worries about the worsening trade fight between China and the U.S.
  • The Latest: Germans, Dutch won't ban Huawei despite US move

    The Latest: Germans, Dutch won't ban Huawei despite US move

    Thursday, May 16 2019 5:52 PM EDT2019-05-16 21:52:23 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ng Han Guan). A man presses on the glass window near a logo for Huawei in Beijing on Thursday, May 16, 2019. In a fateful swipe at telecommunications giant Huawei, the Trump administration issued an executive order Wednesday apparently aimed ...(AP Photo/Ng Han Guan). A man presses on the glass window near a logo for Huawei in Beijing on Thursday, May 16, 2019. In a fateful swipe at telecommunications giant Huawei, the Trump administration issued an executive order Wednesday apparently aimed ...
    (AP Photo/Ng Han Guan). A man presses on the glass window near a logo for Huawei in Beijing on Thursday, May 16, 2019. In a fateful swipe at telecommunications giant Huawei, the Trump administration issued an executive order Wednesday apparently aimed ...(AP Photo/Ng Han Guan). A man presses on the glass window near a logo for Huawei in Beijing on Thursday, May 16, 2019. In a fateful swipe at telecommunications giant Huawei, the Trump administration issued an executive order Wednesday apparently aimed ...
    The German and Dutch leaders are making clear that they don't plan to change their stance on Chinese telecommunications company Huawei following an executive order by the Trump administration apparently aimed at...
    The German and Dutch leaders are making clear that they don't plan to change their stance on Chinese telecommunications company Huawei following an executive order by the Trump administration apparently aimed at banning its equipment from U.S. networks.
  • 8 days after cyberattack, Baltimore's network still hobbled

    8 days after cyberattack, Baltimore's network still hobbled

    Thursday, May 16 2019 4:43 PM EDT2019-05-16 20:43:41 GMT
    (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky). This Dec. 6, 2016, photo shows the City Hall building from the steps of the War Memorial Building in Baltimore. More than a week after a cyberattack hobbled Baltimore's computer network, city officials said Wednesday, May 1...(AP Photo/Patrick Semansky). This Dec. 6, 2016, photo shows the City Hall building from the steps of the War Memorial Building in Baltimore. More than a week after a cyberattack hobbled Baltimore's computer network, city officials said Wednesday, May 1...
    (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky). This Dec. 6, 2016, photo shows the City Hall building from the steps of the War Memorial Building in Baltimore. More than a week after a cyberattack hobbled Baltimore's computer network, city officials said Wednesday, May 1...(AP Photo/Patrick Semansky). This Dec. 6, 2016, photo shows the City Hall building from the steps of the War Memorial Building in Baltimore. More than a week after a cyberattack hobbled Baltimore's computer network, city officials said Wednesday, May 1...
    More than a week after a cyberattack hobbled the Baltimore government's computer network, city officials say they can provide no real timeline for when its system will be up and running.
    More than a week after a cyberattack hobbled the Baltimore government's computer network, city officials say they can provide no real timeline for when its system will be up and running.
  • San Francisco bans police use of face recognition technology

    San Francisco bans police use of face recognition technology

    Thursday, May 16 2019 3:24 PM EDT2019-05-16 19:24:00 GMT
    (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson, File). FILE - In this Oct. 31, 2018, file photo, a man, who declined to be identified, has his face painted to represent efforts to defeat facial recognition during a protest at Amazon headquarters over the company's facial r...(AP Photo/Elaine Thompson, File). FILE - In this Oct. 31, 2018, file photo, a man, who declined to be identified, has his face painted to represent efforts to defeat facial recognition during a protest at Amazon headquarters over the company's facial r...
    (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson, File). FILE - In this Oct. 31, 2018, file photo, a man, who declined to be identified, has his face painted to represent efforts to defeat facial recognition during a protest at Amazon headquarters over the company's facial r...(AP Photo/Elaine Thompson, File). FILE - In this Oct. 31, 2018, file photo, a man, who declined to be identified, has his face painted to represent efforts to defeat facial recognition during a protest at Amazon headquarters over the company's facial r...
    San Francisco supervisors ban the use of facial recognition software by police and other city departments, becoming the first U.S. city to outlaw the technology.
    San Francisco supervisors ban the use of facial recognition software by police and other city departments, becoming the first U.S. city to outlaw the technology.
  • China criticizes US action against Huawei

    China criticizes US action against Huawei

    Thursday, May 16 2019 3:21 PM EDT2019-05-16 19:21:37 GMT
    (Chinatopix via AP). Shoppers browse smartphones at a Huawei retail store in Hangzhou in eastern China's Zhejiang province, Thursday, May 16, 2019. In a fateful swipe at telecommunications giant Huawei, the Trump administration issued an executive orde...(Chinatopix via AP). Shoppers browse smartphones at a Huawei retail store in Hangzhou in eastern China's Zhejiang province, Thursday, May 16, 2019. In a fateful swipe at telecommunications giant Huawei, the Trump administration issued an executive orde...
    (Chinatopix via AP). Shoppers browse smartphones at a Huawei retail store in Hangzhou in eastern China's Zhejiang province, Thursday, May 16, 2019. In a fateful swipe at telecommunications giant Huawei, the Trump administration issued an executive orde...(Chinatopix via AP). Shoppers browse smartphones at a Huawei retail store in Hangzhou in eastern China's Zhejiang province, Thursday, May 16, 2019. In a fateful swipe at telecommunications giant Huawei, the Trump administration issued an executive orde...
    China criticizes Washington export controls on tech giant Huawei, says it will 'resolutely safeguard' its companies.
    China criticizes Washington export controls on tech giant Huawei, says it will 'resolutely safeguard' its companies.
  • Self-driving vehicle pulled over by curious police officer

    Self-driving vehicle pulled over by curious police officer

    Thursday, May 16 2019 12:13 PM EDT2019-05-16 16:13:19 GMT
    A self-driving shuttle got pulled over by police on its first day carrying passengers on a new Rhode Island route.
    A self-driving shuttle got pulled over by police on its first day carrying passengers on a new Rhode Island route.
  • Prince Harry accepts apology for intrusive images

    Prince Harry accepts apology for intrusive images

    Thursday, May 16 2019 12:12 PM EDT2019-05-16 16:12:40 GMT
    Prince Harry has settled privacy and data protection claims against a news agency that hovered over his Cotswolds home in a helicopter, taking photos directly into his living room and bedroom.
    Prince Harry has settled privacy and data protection claims against a news agency that hovered over his Cotswolds home in a helicopter, taking photos directly into his living room and bedroom.
  • Jarmusch, Gomez, Murray talk modern horrors at Cannes

    Jarmusch, Gomez, Murray talk modern horrors at Cannes

    Thursday, May 16 2019 10:12 AM EDT2019-05-16 14:12:22 GMT
    (Photo by Arthur Mola/Invision/AP). Actors Sara Driver, from left, Tilda Swinton, Selena Gomez, director Jim Jarmusch and actress Chloe Sevigny pose for photographers at the photo call for the film 'The Dead Don't Die' at the 72nd international film fe...(Photo by Arthur Mola/Invision/AP). Actors Sara Driver, from left, Tilda Swinton, Selena Gomez, director Jim Jarmusch and actress Chloe Sevigny pose for photographers at the photo call for the film 'The Dead Don't Die' at the 72nd international film fe...
    (Photo by Arthur Mola/Invision/AP). Actors Sara Driver, from left, Tilda Swinton, Selena Gomez, director Jim Jarmusch and actress Chloe Sevigny pose for photographers at the photo call for the film 'The Dead Don't Die' at the 72nd international film fe...(Photo by Arthur Mola/Invision/AP). Actors Sara Driver, from left, Tilda Swinton, Selena Gomez, director Jim Jarmusch and actress Chloe Sevigny pose for photographers at the photo call for the film 'The Dead Don't Die' at the 72nd international film fe...
    Jim Jarmusch's "The Dead Don't Die" includes masses of flesh-eating zombies and an Earth thrown off its axis by "polar fracking." But the Cannes Film Festival, where the movie premiered Tuesday as the opening-night...
    Jim Jarmusch's "The Dead Don't Die" includes masses of flesh-eating zombies and an Earth thrown off its axis by "polar fracking." But the Cannes Film Festival, where the movie premiered Tuesday as the opening-night film, has hordes and horrors of its own.
  • WhatsApp flaw let spies take control with calls alone

    WhatsApp flaw let spies take control with calls alone

    Thursday, May 16 2019 6:32 AM EDT2019-05-16 10:32:43 GMT
    WhatsApp says a vulnerability in the popular communications app let mobile phones be infected with sophisticated spyware with a missed in-app call alone.
    WhatsApp says a vulnerability in the popular communications app let mobile phones be infected with sophisticated spyware with a missed in-app call alone.
  • Asian stocks mixed on trade jitters, reported tariff delay

    Asian stocks mixed on trade jitters, reported tariff delay

    Thursday, May 16 2019 6:09 AM EDT2019-05-16 10:09:04 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE - In this May 9, 2019, file photo traders Gregory Rowe and Benjamin Tuchman work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Wednesday, May 15.(AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE - In this May 9, 2019, file photo traders Gregory Rowe and Benjamin Tuchman work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Wednesday, May 15.
    (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE - In this May 9, 2019, file photo traders Gregory Rowe and Benjamin Tuchman work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Wednesday, May 15.(AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE - In this May 9, 2019, file photo traders Gregory Rowe and Benjamin Tuchman work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Wednesday, May 15.
    Stocks shook off an early slump and turned higher in morning trading, led by solid gains in Microsoft, Facebook and Google.
    Stocks shook off an early slump and turned higher in morning trading, led by solid gains in Microsoft, Facebook and Google.
  • FAA chief defends handling of Boeing Max safety approval

    FAA chief defends handling of Boeing Max safety approval

    Thursday, May 16 2019 5:50 AM EDT2019-05-16 09:50:18 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File). FILE - In this March 27, 2019 file photo, Federal Aviation Administration Acting Administrator Daniel Elwell appears before a Senate Transportation subcommittee hearing on commercial airline safety, on Capitol Hill, in W...(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File). FILE - In this March 27, 2019 file photo, Federal Aviation Administration Acting Administrator Daniel Elwell appears before a Senate Transportation subcommittee hearing on commercial airline safety, on Capitol Hill, in W...
    (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File). FILE - In this March 27, 2019 file photo, Federal Aviation Administration Acting Administrator Daniel Elwell appears before a Senate Transportation subcommittee hearing on commercial airline safety, on Capitol Hill, in W...(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File). FILE - In this March 27, 2019 file photo, Federal Aviation Administration Acting Administrator Daniel Elwell appears before a Senate Transportation subcommittee hearing on commercial airline safety, on Capitol Hill, in W...
    Congressional investigation into FAA approval of the Boeing 737 Max airliner heat up.
    Congressional investigation into FAA approval of the Boeing 737 Max airliner heat up.
  • New security flaw in Intel chips could affect millions

    New security flaw in Intel chips could affect millions

    Wednesday, May 15 2019 7:23 PM EDT2019-05-15 23:23:40 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE - In this Oct. 3, 2018, file photo the Intel logo appears on a screen at the Nasdaq MarketSite, in New York's Times Square. Intel has revealed another hardware security flaw that could affects millions of machines ar...(AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE - In this Oct. 3, 2018, file photo the Intel logo appears on a screen at the Nasdaq MarketSite, in New York's Times Square. Intel has revealed another hardware security flaw that could affects millions of machines ar...
    (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE - In this Oct. 3, 2018, file photo the Intel logo appears on a screen at the Nasdaq MarketSite, in New York's Times Square. Intel has revealed another hardware security flaw that could affects millions of machines ar...(AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE - In this Oct. 3, 2018, file photo the Intel logo appears on a screen at the Nasdaq MarketSite, in New York's Times Square. Intel has revealed another hardware security flaw that could affects millions of machines ar...
    Intel has revealed another hardware security flaw that could affects millions of machines around the world.
    Intel has revealed another hardware security flaw that could affects millions of machines around the world.
  • Disney takes over Hulu from Comcast as stream wars heat up

    Disney takes over Hulu from Comcast as stream wars heat up

    Wednesday, May 15 2019 6:32 PM EDT2019-05-15 22:32:55 GMT
    Disney strikes deal with Comcast, takes full control of streaming service Hulu.
    Disney strikes deal with Comcast, takes full control of streaming service Hulu.
  • Jury: Monsanto to pay $2 billion in weed killer cancer case

    Jury: Monsanto to pay $2 billion in weed killer cancer case

    Wednesday, May 15 2019 5:02 PM EDT2019-05-15 21:02:06 GMT
    A Northern California jury ordered agribusiness giant Monsanto Co. to pay a combined $2.05 billion to a couple who claimed the company's popular weed killer Roundup Ready caused each of their cancer.
    A Northern California jury ordered agribusiness giant Monsanto Co. to pay a combined $2.05 billion to a couple who claimed the company's popular weed killer Roundup Ready caused each of their cancer.
  • Apps cost too much? Court allows suit adding to Apple's woes

    Apps cost too much? Court allows suit adding to Apple's woes

    Wednesday, May 15 2019 4:22 PM EDT2019-05-15 20:22:36 GMT
    The Supreme Court is allowing consumers to pursue an antitrust lawsuit that claims Apple has unfairly monopolized the market for the sale of iPhone apps.
    The Supreme Court is allowing consumers to pursue an antitrust lawsuit that claims Apple has unfairly monopolized the market for the sale of iPhone apps.
  • Tribes across country push for better internet access

    Tribes across country push for better internet access

    Wednesday, May 15 2019 4:03 PM EDT2019-05-15 20:03:32 GMT
    Native American tribes across the country are pushing the federal government to give them priority in issuing licenses that could expand internet coverage in their communities.
    Native American tribes across the country are pushing the federal government to give them priority in issuing licenses that could expand internet coverage in their communities.
  • NASA: Budget boost 'good start' to put astronauts on moon

    NASA: Budget boost 'good start' to put astronauts on moon

    Wednesday, May 15 2019 3:52 PM EDT2019-05-15 19:52:41 GMT
    NASA's chief says the Trump administration's $1.6 billion budget boost is a "good start" to put astronauts back to the moon.
    NASA's chief says the Trump administration's $1.6 billion budget boost is a "good start" to put astronauts back to the moon.
  • Cracks appear in German government over planned climate law

    Cracks appear in German government over planned climate law

    Wednesday, May 15 2019 3:52 PM EDT2019-05-15 19:52:39 GMT
    (Ludovic Marin, Pool Photo via AP). German Chancellor Angela Merkel, right, speaks with French President Emmanuel Macron, center, during a round table meeting at an EU summit in Sibiu, Romania, Thursday, May 9, 2019. European Union leaders on Thursday ...(Ludovic Marin, Pool Photo via AP). German Chancellor Angela Merkel, right, speaks with French President Emmanuel Macron, center, during a round table meeting at an EU summit in Sibiu, Romania, Thursday, May 9, 2019. European Union leaders on Thursday ...
    (Ludovic Marin, Pool Photo via AP). German Chancellor Angela Merkel, right, speaks with French President Emmanuel Macron, center, during a round table meeting at an EU summit in Sibiu, Romania, Thursday, May 9, 2019. European Union leaders on Thursday ...(Ludovic Marin, Pool Photo via AP). German Chancellor Angela Merkel, right, speaks with French President Emmanuel Macron, center, during a round table meeting at an EU summit in Sibiu, Romania, Thursday, May 9, 2019. European Union leaders on Thursday ...
    Divisions between German Chancellor Angela Merkel and her coalition partners appear to be widening over plans for an ambitious law to curb greenhouse gas emissions.
    Divisions between German Chancellor Angela Merkel and her coalition partners appear to be widening over plans for an ambitious law to curb greenhouse gas emissions.
  • Germany's Merkel edges closer to Macron on 2050 climate plan

    Germany's Merkel edges closer to Macron on 2050 climate plan

    Wednesday, May 15 2019 3:52 PM EDT2019-05-15 19:52:37 GMT
    (AP Photo/Markus Schreiber). German Chancellor Angela Merkel,right, German Environment Minister Svenja Schulze, left, and Chilean Environment Minister Carolina Schmidt, center, pose for media in front of the Brandenburg Gate prior to a session of the 1...(AP Photo/Markus Schreiber). German Chancellor Angela Merkel,right, German Environment Minister Svenja Schulze, left, and Chilean Environment Minister Carolina Schmidt, center, pose for media in front of the Brandenburg Gate prior to a session of the 1...
    (AP Photo/Markus Schreiber). German Chancellor Angela Merkel,right, German Environment Minister Svenja Schulze, left, and Chilean Environment Minister Carolina Schmidt, center, pose for media in front of the Brandenburg Gate prior to a session of the 1...(AP Photo/Markus Schreiber). German Chancellor Angela Merkel,right, German Environment Minister Svenja Schulze, left, and Chilean Environment Minister Carolina Schmidt, center, pose for media in front of the Brandenburg Gate prior to a session of the 1...
    German Chancellor Angela Merkel says she would like to join other European countries in aiming to eliminate virtually all greenhouse gas emissions by 2050, but the goal needs to be achievable.
    German Chancellor Angela Merkel says she would like to join other European countries in aiming to eliminate virtually all greenhouse gas emissions by 2050, but the goal needs to be achievable.
  • UN leader travels to Pacific to see climate change firsthand

    UN leader travels to Pacific to see climate change firsthand

    Wednesday, May 15 2019 3:52 PM EDT2019-05-15 19:52:36 GMT
    U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres says he's traveling to three South Pacific island nations to see the effects of climate change firsthand.
    U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres says he's traveling to three South Pacific island nations to see the effects of climate change firsthand.
  • Canada increases protections for Pacific Northwest orcas

    Canada increases protections for Pacific Northwest orcas

    Wednesday, May 15 2019 3:52 PM EDT2019-05-15 19:52:36 GMT
    Canada has approved measures to protect endangered orcas in the Pacific Northwest, with some policies going further than laws recently enacted by Washington state.
    Canada has approved measures to protect endangered orcas in the Pacific Northwest, with some policies going further than laws recently enacted by Washington state.
  • Papua New Guinea assesses extent of damage from strong quake

    Papua New Guinea assesses extent of damage from strong quake

    Wednesday, May 15 2019 3:52 PM EDT2019-05-15 19:52:31 GMT
    Map locates magnitude-7.5 quake in Papua New Guinea; 2c x 2 1/4 inches; 96.3 mm x 57 mm;Map locates magnitude-7.5 quake in Papua New Guinea; 2c x 2 1/4 inches; 96.3 mm x 57 mm;
    Map locates magnitude-7.5 quake in Papua New Guinea; 2c x 2 1/4 inches; 96.3 mm x 57 mm;Map locates magnitude-7.5 quake in Papua New Guinea; 2c x 2 1/4 inches; 96.3 mm x 57 mm;
    Papua New Guinea authorities are assessing the extent of damage from a powerful earthquake that rattled coastal towns the previous evening.
    Papua New Guinea authorities are assessing the extent of damage from a powerful earthquake that rattled coastal towns the previous evening.
  • 37 spotted seal pups rescued from China traffickers released

    37 spotted seal pups rescued from China traffickers released

    Wednesday, May 15 2019 3:51 PM EDT2019-05-15 19:51:15 GMT
    Animal groups have cheered the release of 37 spotted seal pups rescued from traffickers into the wild in northern China.
    Animal groups have cheered the release of 37 spotted seal pups rescued from traffickers into the wild in northern China.
  • Japanese space startup aims to compete with US rivals

    Japanese space startup aims to compete with US rivals

    Wednesday, May 15 2019 3:51 PM EDT2019-05-15 19:51:14 GMT
    A Japanese startup that launched a rocket into space last month plans to provide low-cost rocket services and compete with American rivals such as SpaceX.
    A Japanese startup that launched a rocket into space last month plans to provide low-cost rocket services and compete with American rivals such as SpaceX.
  • Huawei exec: Possible US market curbs have little impact

    Huawei exec: Possible US market curbs have little impact

    Wednesday, May 15 2019 2:02 PM EDT2019-05-15 18:02:50 GMT
    A board member of Chinese tech giant Huawei says possible additional U.S. restrictions on its market access will have little impact on the company, which does most of its business outside the United States.
    A board member of Chinese tech giant Huawei says possible additional U.S. restrictions on its market access will have little impact on the company, which does most of its business outside the United States.
  • ABC: Constance Wu's 'Fresh Off the Boat' job safe after rant

    ABC: Constance Wu's 'Fresh Off the Boat' job safe after rant

    Wednesday, May 15 2019 12:50 PM EDT2019-05-15 16:50:47 GMT
    (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2019 file photo, actress Constance Wu attends the National Board of Review awards gala at Cipriani 42nd Street in New York. Wu appeared to be unhappy her ABC sitcom "Fresh Off ...(Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2019 file photo, actress Constance Wu attends the National Board of Review awards gala at Cipriani 42nd Street in New York. Wu appeared to be unhappy her ABC sitcom "Fresh Off ...
    (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2019 file photo, actress Constance Wu attends the National Board of Review awards gala at Cipriani 42nd Street in New York. Wu appeared to be unhappy her ABC sitcom "Fresh Off ...(Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2019 file photo, actress Constance Wu attends the National Board of Review awards gala at Cipriani 42nd Street in New York. Wu appeared to be unhappy her ABC sitcom "Fresh Off ...
    ABC's entertainment president says "Fresh Off the Boat" star Constance Wu's job is safe despite her online rant.
    ABC's entertainment president says "Fresh Off the Boat" star Constance Wu's job is safe despite her online rant.
  • Looking for climate change info, teachers find propaganda

    Looking for climate change info, teachers find propaganda

    Wednesday, May 15 2019 12:32 PM EDT2019-05-15 16:32:56 GMT
    (AP Photo/Sarah Blake Morgan). In this April 25, 2019, photo, science teacher Sarah Ott speaks to her class about climate literacy in Dalton, Ga. Teachers across the country describe struggles finding trustworthy materials to help them teach their stud...(AP Photo/Sarah Blake Morgan). In this April 25, 2019, photo, science teacher Sarah Ott speaks to her class about climate literacy in Dalton, Ga. Teachers across the country describe struggles finding trustworthy materials to help them teach their stud...
    (AP Photo/Sarah Blake Morgan). In this April 25, 2019, photo, science teacher Sarah Ott speaks to her class about climate literacy in Dalton, Ga. Teachers across the country describe struggles finding trustworthy materials to help them teach their stud...(AP Photo/Sarah Blake Morgan). In this April 25, 2019, photo, science teacher Sarah Ott speaks to her class about climate literacy in Dalton, Ga. Teachers across the country describe struggles finding trustworthy materials to help them teach their stud...
    Teachers across the country describe struggles finding trustworthy materials to help them teach climate change.
    Teachers across the country describe struggles finding trustworthy materials to help them teach climate change.
  • Amazon's Bezos says he'll send a spaceship to the moon

    Amazon's Bezos says he'll send a spaceship to the moon

    Wednesday, May 15 2019 12:31 PM EDT2019-05-15 16:31:21 GMT
    (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky). Jeff Bezos speaks in front of a model of Blue Origin's Blue Moon lunar lander, Thursday, May 9, 2019, in Washington.(AP Photo/Patrick Semansky). Jeff Bezos speaks in front of a model of Blue Origin's Blue Moon lunar lander, Thursday, May 9, 2019, in Washington.
    (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky). Jeff Bezos speaks in front of a model of Blue Origin's Blue Moon lunar lander, Thursday, May 9, 2019, in Washington.(AP Photo/Patrick Semansky). Jeff Bezos speaks in front of a model of Blue Origin's Blue Moon lunar lander, Thursday, May 9, 2019, in Washington.
    Amazon tycoon Jeff Bezos says he's going to send a spaceship to the moon, joining a resurgence of lunar interest half a century after people first set foot there.
    Amazon tycoon Jeff Bezos says he's going to send a spaceship to the moon, joining a resurgence of lunar interest half a century after people first set foot there.
  • Cannes opens with Jarmusch's zombies and a tribute to Varda

    Cannes opens with Jarmusch's zombies and a tribute to Varda

    Wednesday, May 15 2019 11:18 AM EDT2019-05-15 15:18:53 GMT
    (Photo by Arthur Mola/Invision/AP). A view of the Palais des festivals during the 72nd international film festival, Cannes, southern France, Monday, May 13, 2019. The Cannes film festival runs from May 14th until May 25th 2019.(Photo by Arthur Mola/Invision/AP). A view of the Palais des festivals during the 72nd international film festival, Cannes, southern France, Monday, May 13, 2019. The Cannes film festival runs from May 14th until May 25th 2019.
    (Photo by Arthur Mola/Invision/AP). A view of the Palais des festivals during the 72nd international film festival, Cannes, southern France, Monday, May 13, 2019. The Cannes film festival runs from May 14th until May 25th 2019.(Photo by Arthur Mola/Invision/AP). A view of the Palais des festivals during the 72nd international film festival, Cannes, southern France, Monday, May 13, 2019. The Cannes film festival runs from May 14th until May 25th 2019.
    The 72nd Cannes Film Festival is set to open Tuesday with the premiere of Jim Jarmusch's zombie comedy "The Dead Don't Die" and the introduction of Alejandro Inarritu's jury.
    The 72nd Cannes Film Festival is set to open Tuesday with the premiere of Jim Jarmusch's zombie comedy "The Dead Don't Die" and the introduction of Alejandro Inarritu's jury.
  • Montana Gov. Bullock joins 2020 Democratic presidential race

    Montana Gov. Bullock joins 2020 Democratic presidential race

    Wednesday, May 15 2019 9:52 AM EDT2019-05-15 13:52:19 GMT
    Gov. Steve Bullock of Montana is seeking the Democratic presidential nomination.
    Gov. Steve Bullock of Montana is seeking the Democratic presidential nomination.
  • Google opens German center to improve data privacy

    Google opens German center to improve data privacy

    Wednesday, May 15 2019 8:41 AM EDT2019-05-15 12:41:29 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu). Google CEO Sundar Pichai speaks during the keynote address of the Google I/O conference in Mountain View, Calif., Tuesday, May 7, 2019.(AP Photo/Jeff Chiu). Google CEO Sundar Pichai speaks during the keynote address of the Google I/O conference in Mountain View, Calif., Tuesday, May 7, 2019.
    (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu). Google CEO Sundar Pichai speaks during the keynote address of the Google I/O conference in Mountain View, Calif., Tuesday, May 7, 2019.(AP Photo/Jeff Chiu). Google CEO Sundar Pichai speaks during the keynote address of the Google I/O conference in Mountain View, Calif., Tuesday, May 7, 2019.
    Google opens privacy engineering center in Munich, Germany.
    Google opens privacy engineering center in Munich, Germany.
  • Walmart ups the delivery game with next day shipping

    Walmart ups the delivery game with next day shipping

    Wednesday, May 15 2019 3:53 AM EDT2019-05-15 07:53:19 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alan Diaz, File). FILE - This June 1, 2017, file photo, shows a Walmart sign at a store in Hialeah Gardens, Fla. Walmart is rolling out next-day delivery on its most popular items, raising the stakes in the retail shipping wars. The nation’s ...(AP Photo/Alan Diaz, File). FILE - This June 1, 2017, file photo, shows a Walmart sign at a store in Hialeah Gardens, Fla. Walmart is rolling out next-day delivery on its most popular items, raising the stakes in the retail shipping wars. The nation’s ...
    (AP Photo/Alan Diaz, File). FILE - This June 1, 2017, file photo, shows a Walmart sign at a store in Hialeah Gardens, Fla. Walmart is rolling out next-day delivery on its most popular items, raising the stakes in the retail shipping wars. The nation’s ...(AP Photo/Alan Diaz, File). FILE - This June 1, 2017, file photo, shows a Walmart sign at a store in Hialeah Gardens, Fla. Walmart is rolling out next-day delivery on its most popular items, raising the stakes in the retail shipping wars. The nation’s ...
    Walmart ups the delivery wars with Amazon with plans to roll out next-day shipping.
    Walmart ups the delivery wars with Amazon with plans to roll out next-day shipping.
  • Saudi Arabia says its oil pipeline was hit by drones

    Saudi Arabia says its oil pipeline was hit by drones

    Wednesday, May 15 2019 3:42 AM EDT2019-05-15 07:42:11 GMT
    (Satellite image ©2019 Maxar Technologies via AP). This satellite image provided by Maxar Technologies shows the Saudi-flagged oil tanker Amjad off the coast of Fujairah, United Arab Emirates, Monday, May 13, 2019. As many as four oil tankers anchored ...(Satellite image ©2019 Maxar Technologies via AP). This satellite image provided by Maxar Technologies shows the Saudi-flagged oil tanker Amjad off the coast of Fujairah, United Arab Emirates, Monday, May 13, 2019. As many as four oil tankers anchored ...
    (Satellite image ©2019 Maxar Technologies via AP). This satellite image provided by Maxar Technologies shows the Saudi-flagged oil tanker Amjad off the coast of Fujairah, United Arab Emirates, Monday, May 13, 2019. As many as four oil tankers anchored ...(Satellite image ©2019 Maxar Technologies via AP). This satellite image provided by Maxar Technologies shows the Saudi-flagged oil tanker Amjad off the coast of Fujairah, United Arab Emirates, Monday, May 13, 2019. As many as four oil tankers anchored ...
    New satellite photos obtained by AP show the oil tankers that Gulf officials alleged were the targets of "sabotage" off the coast of the United Arab Emirates.
    New satellite photos obtained by AP show the oil tankers that Gulf officials alleged were the targets of "sabotage" off the coast of the United Arab Emirates.
  • UN chief says 'total disaster' if warming not stopped

    UN chief says 'total disaster' if warming not stopped

    Wednesday, May 15 2019 2:42 AM EDT2019-05-15 06:42:58 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer). United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres speaks during an interview at United Nations headquarters on Tuesday, May 7, 2019. Guterres said the world has to change, not in small incremental ways but in big “transformati...(AP Photo/Mary Altaffer). United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres speaks during an interview at United Nations headquarters on Tuesday, May 7, 2019. Guterres said the world has to change, not in small incremental ways but in big “transformati...
    (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer). United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres speaks during an interview at United Nations headquarters on Tuesday, May 7, 2019. Guterres said the world has to change, not in small incremental ways but in big “transformati...(AP Photo/Mary Altaffer). United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres speaks during an interview at United Nations headquarters on Tuesday, May 7, 2019. Guterres said the world has to change, not in small incremental ways but in big “transformati...
    UN Secretary-General says limiting warming to just another degree may not be possible but must be done because the alternative would be catastrophic.
    UN Secretary-General says limiting warming to just another degree may not be possible but must be done because the alternative would be catastrophic.
  • Asian stocks follow Wall Street higher

    Asian stocks follow Wall Street higher

    Wednesday, May 15 2019 1:49 AM EDT2019-05-15 05:49:50 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE - In this May 9, 2019, file photo trader Michael Milano works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Tuesday, May 14.(AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE - In this May 9, 2019, file photo trader Michael Milano works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Tuesday, May 14.
    (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE - In this May 9, 2019, file photo trader Michael Milano works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Tuesday, May 14.(AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE - In this May 9, 2019, file photo trader Michael Milano works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Tuesday, May 14.
    Stocks clawed higher and regained some lost ground following a rout over trade war anxiety.
    Stocks clawed higher and regained some lost ground following a rout over trade war anxiety.
  • Public safety, civil rights groups battle over face ID tech

    Public safety, civil rights groups battle over face ID tech

    Wednesday, May 15 2019 1:29 AM EDT2019-05-15 05:29:30 GMT
    (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson, File). FILE - In this Oct. 31, 2018, file photo, a man, who declined to be identified, has his face painted to represent efforts to defeat facial recognition during a protest at Amazon headquarters over the company's facial r...(AP Photo/Elaine Thompson, File). FILE - In this Oct. 31, 2018, file photo, a man, who declined to be identified, has his face painted to represent efforts to defeat facial recognition during a protest at Amazon headquarters over the company's facial r...
    (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson, File). FILE - In this Oct. 31, 2018, file photo, a man, who declined to be identified, has his face painted to represent efforts to defeat facial recognition during a protest at Amazon headquarters over the company's facial r...(AP Photo/Elaine Thompson, File). FILE - In this Oct. 31, 2018, file photo, a man, who declined to be identified, has his face painted to represent efforts to defeat facial recognition during a protest at Amazon headquarters over the company's facial r...
    San Francisco is on track to become the first U.S. city to ban the use of facial recognition by police and other city agencies as the technology creeps into daily life.
    San Francisco is on track to become the first U.S. city to ban the use of facial recognition by police and other city agencies as the technology creeps into daily life.
  • Dragging levee repairs leave riverside communities stressed

    Dragging levee repairs leave riverside communities stressed

    Wednesday, May 15 2019 1:03 AM EDT2019-05-15 05:03:13 GMT
    Communities that were flooded when levees failed along the Missouri River this spring will likely remain exposed to high water for months.
    Communities that were flooded when levees failed along the Missouri River this spring will likely remain exposed to high water for months.
  • Trump nominee to lead FAA faces aircraft safety questions

    Trump nominee to lead FAA faces aircraft safety questions

    Wednesday, May 15 2019 12:52 AM EDT2019-05-15 04:52:08 GMT
    Trump nominee to lead FAA served as pilot, airline executive. But his industry ties are likely to be questioned by a Senate committee.
    Trump nominee to lead FAA served as pilot, airline executive. But his industry ties are likely to be questioned by a Senate committee.
  • DeSantis: Russians accessed 2 Florida voting databases

    DeSantis: Russians accessed 2 Florida voting databases

    Wednesday, May 15 2019 12:22 AM EDT2019-05-15 04:22:35 GMT
    After an FBI briefing, Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis says Russian hackers gained access to voter databases in two Florida counties ahead of the 2016 presidential election.
    After an FBI briefing, Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis says Russian hackers gained access to voter databases in two Florida counties ahead of the 2016 presidential election.
  • California to ban pesticide it says hurts babies' brains

    California to ban pesticide it says hurts babies' brains

    Tuesday, May 14 2019 10:31 PM EDT2019-05-15 02:31:17 GMT
    (AP Photo/Eric Risberg, File). FILE - In this Aug. 28, 2013, file photo, a load of Sauvignon Blanc grapes are dropped into a bin during harvest in St. Helena, Calif. California regulators are recommending new restrictions on a widely used pesticide bla...(AP Photo/Eric Risberg, File). FILE - In this Aug. 28, 2013, file photo, a load of Sauvignon Blanc grapes are dropped into a bin during harvest in St. Helena, Calif. California regulators are recommending new restrictions on a widely used pesticide bla...
    (AP Photo/Eric Risberg, File). FILE - In this Aug. 28, 2013, file photo, a load of Sauvignon Blanc grapes are dropped into a bin during harvest in St. Helena, Calif. California regulators are recommending new restrictions on a widely used pesticide bla...(AP Photo/Eric Risberg, File). FILE - In this Aug. 28, 2013, file photo, a load of Sauvignon Blanc grapes are dropped into a bin during harvest in St. Helena, Calif. California regulators are recommending new restrictions on a widely used pesticide bla...
    California plans to ban a widely used pesticide shown to harm the brains of babies.
    California plans to ban a widely used pesticide shown to harm the brains of babies.
  • Facebook to pay US content reviewers more amid criticism

    Facebook to pay US content reviewers more amid criticism

    Tuesday, May 14 2019 9:42 PM EDT2019-05-15 01:42:15 GMT
    Facebook is raising the money it pays US contractors who do some of the social network's most taxing work that includes watching violent and other objectionable material for possible removal from the service.
    Facebook is raising the money it pays US contractors who do some of the social network's most taxing work that includes watching violent and other objectionable material for possible removal from the service.
  • Jim Fowler, former host of 'Wild Kingdom,' dies at 89

    Jim Fowler, former host of 'Wild Kingdom,' dies at 89

    Tuesday, May 14 2019 9:12 PM EDT2019-05-15 01:12:22 GMT
    Jim Fowler, a naturalist who rose to fame on the long-running television show "Wild Kingdom," has died.
    Jim Fowler, a naturalist who rose to fame on the long-running television show "Wild Kingdom," has died.
  • 2020 hopeful Biden says he's open to breaking up Facebook

    2020 hopeful Biden says he's open to breaking up Facebook

    Tuesday, May 14 2019 7:02 PM EDT2019-05-14 23:02:37 GMT
    (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer). Former vice president and Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden takes a selfie with a supporter during a campaign stop at the Community Oven restaurant in Hampton, N.H., Monday, May 13, 2019.(AP Photo/Michael Dwyer). Former vice president and Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden takes a selfie with a supporter during a campaign stop at the Community Oven restaurant in Hampton, N.H., Monday, May 13, 2019.
    (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer). Former vice president and Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden takes a selfie with a supporter during a campaign stop at the Community Oven restaurant in Hampton, N.H., Monday, May 13, 2019.(AP Photo/Michael Dwyer). Former vice president and Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden takes a selfie with a supporter during a campaign stop at the Community Oven restaurant in Hampton, N.H., Monday, May 13, 2019.
    Joe Biden says he is open to breaking up technology giants like Facebook and is praising Sen. Elizabeth Warren, his 2020 rival who is championing such a policy.
    Joe Biden says he is open to breaking up technology giants like Facebook and is praising Sen. Elizabeth Warren, his 2020 rival who is championing such a policy.
  • Report: Iran-linked disinformation effort had personal touch

    Report: Iran-linked disinformation effort had personal touch

    Tuesday, May 14 2019 5:22 PM EDT2019-05-14 21:22:27 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File). FILE - In this Oct. 26, 2018, file photo Ali AlAhmed poses for a photograph in his office in Washington. Citizen Lab says a fake Twitter account unmasked by The Associated Press was but one piece of a vast years-old and m...(AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File). FILE - In this Oct. 26, 2018, file photo Ali AlAhmed poses for a photograph in his office in Washington. Citizen Lab says a fake Twitter account unmasked by The Associated Press was but one piece of a vast years-old and m...
    (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File). FILE - In this Oct. 26, 2018, file photo Ali AlAhmed poses for a photograph in his office in Washington. Citizen Lab says a fake Twitter account unmasked by The Associated Press was but one piece of a vast years-old and m...(AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File). FILE - In this Oct. 26, 2018, file photo Ali AlAhmed poses for a photograph in his office in Washington. Citizen Lab says a fake Twitter account unmasked by The Associated Press was but one piece of a vast years-old and m...
    Internet watchdog Citizen Lab says a fake Twitter account unmasked by The Associated Press was but one piece of a vast years-old and multi-lingual campaign aimed at seeding anti-Saudi, anti-Israel and anti-American...
    Internet watchdog Citizen Lab says a fake Twitter account unmasked by The Associated Press was but one piece of a vast years-old and multi-lingual campaign aimed at seeding anti-Saudi, anti-Israel and anti-American stories across the internet.
  • Uber shares continue sliding in first full day of trading

    Uber shares continue sliding in first full day of trading

    Tuesday, May 14 2019 3:32 PM EDT2019-05-14 19:32:37 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Drew). Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi center, shakes hands with a trader after his company's initial public offering begins trading at the New York Stock Exchange, Friday, May 10, 2019. He is flanked by Uber's Chief Legal Officer Tony Wes...(AP Photo/Richard Drew). Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi center, shakes hands with a trader after his company's initial public offering begins trading at the New York Stock Exchange, Friday, May 10, 2019. He is flanked by Uber's Chief Legal Officer Tony Wes...
    (AP Photo/Richard Drew). Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi center, shakes hands with a trader after his company's initial public offering begins trading at the New York Stock Exchange, Friday, May 10, 2019. He is flanked by Uber's Chief Legal Officer Tony Wes...(AP Photo/Richard Drew). Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi center, shakes hands with a trader after his company's initial public offering begins trading at the New York Stock Exchange, Friday, May 10, 2019. He is flanked by Uber's Chief Legal Officer Tony Wes...
    Uber shares are skidding again, falling 7% in premarket trading, to below $40.
    Uber shares are skidding again, falling 7% in premarket trading, to below $40.
  • Facebook removes fake Italian accounts ahead of EU election

    Facebook removes fake Italian accounts ahead of EU election

    Tuesday, May 14 2019 2:23 PM EDT2019-05-14 18:23:34 GMT
    (AP Photo/Thibault Camus, File). FILE - This Jan. 17, 2017, file photo shows a Facebook logo displayed in a start-up companies gathering at Paris' Station F in Paris. Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg will meet Friday May 10, 2019 French President Emmanuel ...(AP Photo/Thibault Camus, File). FILE - This Jan. 17, 2017, file photo shows a Facebook logo displayed in a start-up companies gathering at Paris' Station F in Paris. Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg will meet Friday May 10, 2019 French President Emmanuel ...
    (AP Photo/Thibault Camus, File). FILE - This Jan. 17, 2017, file photo shows a Facebook logo displayed in a start-up companies gathering at Paris' Station F in Paris. Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg will meet Friday May 10, 2019 French President Emmanuel ...(AP Photo/Thibault Camus, File). FILE - This Jan. 17, 2017, file photo shows a Facebook logo displayed in a start-up companies gathering at Paris' Station F in Paris. Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg will meet Friday May 10, 2019 French President Emmanuel ...
    Facebook shuts fake Italian accounts, pages spreading fake news ahead of European Union elections.
    Facebook shuts fake Italian accounts, pages spreading fake news ahead of European Union elections.
  • Reactions to the death of Doris Day

    Reactions to the death of Doris Day

    Tuesday, May 14 2019 12:41 PM EDT2019-05-14 16:41:21 GMT
    (AP Photo, File). FILE - In this Jan. 6, 1976 file photo, actress and singer Doris Day answers questions in New York, during an interview on the book "Doris Day: Her Own Story," written by A.E. Hotchner. Day, whose wholesome screen presence stood for a...(AP Photo, File). FILE - In this Jan. 6, 1976 file photo, actress and singer Doris Day answers questions in New York, during an interview on the book "Doris Day: Her Own Story," written by A.E. Hotchner. Day, whose wholesome screen presence stood for a...
    (AP Photo, File). FILE - In this Jan. 6, 1976 file photo, actress and singer Doris Day answers questions in New York, during an interview on the book "Doris Day: Her Own Story," written by A.E. Hotchner. Day, whose wholesome screen presence stood for a...(AP Photo, File). FILE - In this Jan. 6, 1976 file photo, actress and singer Doris Day answers questions in New York, during an interview on the book "Doris Day: Her Own Story," written by A.E. Hotchner. Day, whose wholesome screen presence stood for a...
    Tributes to Doris Day, who died Monday at age 97.
    Tributes to Doris Day, who died Monday at age 97.
  • Doris Day, actress who honed wholesome image, dies at 97

    Doris Day, actress who honed wholesome image, dies at 97

    Tuesday, May 14 2019 10:41 AM EDT2019-05-14 14:41:26 GMT
    Doris Day, whose wholesome screen presence stood for a time of innocence in '60s films, has died, her foundation says.
    Doris Day, whose wholesome screen presence stood for a time of innocence in '60s films, has died, her foundation says.
  • Stock markets stabilize after tumble over trade dispute

    Stock markets stabilize after tumble over trade dispute

    Tuesday, May 14 2019 10:20 AM EDT2019-05-14 14:20:24 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan). An electronic screen shows the drop in the Dow Industrials, Monday, May 13, 2019 at the New York Stock Exchange. U.S. stocks moved sharply lower Monday on Wall Street and extended the market's slide into a second week as inves...(AP Photo/Mark Lennihan). An electronic screen shows the drop in the Dow Industrials, Monday, May 13, 2019 at the New York Stock Exchange. U.S. stocks moved sharply lower Monday on Wall Street and extended the market's slide into a second week as inves...
    (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan). An electronic screen shows the drop in the Dow Industrials, Monday, May 13, 2019 at the New York Stock Exchange. U.S. stocks moved sharply lower Monday on Wall Street and extended the market's slide into a second week as inves...(AP Photo/Mark Lennihan). An electronic screen shows the drop in the Dow Industrials, Monday, May 13, 2019 at the New York Stock Exchange. U.S. stocks moved sharply lower Monday on Wall Street and extended the market's slide into a second week as inves...
    Asian shares post moderate losses after meltdown on Wall Street.
    Asian shares post moderate losses after meltdown on Wall Street.
  • Trump targets Pell Grant money for NASA's budget boost

    Trump targets Pell Grant money for NASA's budget boost

    Tuesday, May 14 2019 9:52 AM EDT2019-05-14 13:52:08 GMT
    President Donald Trump says he is adding $1.6 billion to NASA's budget.
    President Donald Trump says he is adding $1.6 billion to NASA's budget.
  • Police investigating rappers' ties to shootings around Miami

    Police investigating rappers' ties to shootings around Miami

    Tuesday, May 14 2019 8:21 AM EDT2019-05-14 12:21:38 GMT
    Miami area law enforcement agencies are looking for connections between a series of shootings that killed a Chicago rapper, injured the girlfriend of another rapper and left a bystander dead and a little boy injured.
    Miami area law enforcement agencies are looking for connections between a series of shootings that killed a Chicago rapper, injured the girlfriend of another rapper and left a bystander dead and a little boy injured.
  • France, New Zealand to launch a call to end online extremism

    France, New Zealand to launch a call to end online extremism

    Tuesday, May 14 2019 7:52 AM EDT2019-05-14 11:52:15 GMT
    (AP Photo/Francois Mori, pool). French President Emmanuel Macron delivers his speech during a ceremony for the prize of "Meilleur Ouvrier de France", "Best Worker of France", at The Elysee Palace, in Paris, Monday, May 13, 2019. Bakers, chefs, glass-bl...(AP Photo/Francois Mori, pool). French President Emmanuel Macron delivers his speech during a ceremony for the prize of "Meilleur Ouvrier de France", "Best Worker of France", at The Elysee Palace, in Paris, Monday, May 13, 2019. Bakers, chefs, glass-bl...
    (AP Photo/Francois Mori, pool). French President Emmanuel Macron delivers his speech during a ceremony for the prize of "Meilleur Ouvrier de France", "Best Worker of France", at The Elysee Palace, in Paris, Monday, May 13, 2019. Bakers, chefs, glass-bl...(AP Photo/Francois Mori, pool). French President Emmanuel Macron delivers his speech during a ceremony for the prize of "Meilleur Ouvrier de France", "Best Worker of France", at The Elysee Palace, in Paris, Monday, May 13, 2019. Bakers, chefs, glass-bl...
    The leaders of France and New Zealand will make a joint push to eliminate acts of violent extremism from being shown online, in a meeting with tech leaders in Paris on Wednesday.
    The leaders of France and New Zealand will make a joint push to eliminate acts of violent extremism from being shown online, in a meeting with tech leaders in Paris on Wednesday.
  • Amazon offers to help employees start delivery business

    Amazon offers to help employees start delivery business

    Tuesday, May 14 2019 4:51 AM EDT2019-05-14 08:51:44 GMT
    (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky, File). FILE- In this Aug. 3, 2017, file photo, packages ride on a conveyor system at an Amazon fulfillment center in Baltimore. Amazon, which is racing to deliver packages faster, is turning to its employees with a propositi...(AP Photo/Patrick Semansky, File). FILE- In this Aug. 3, 2017, file photo, packages ride on a conveyor system at an Amazon fulfillment center in Baltimore. Amazon, which is racing to deliver packages faster, is turning to its employees with a propositi...
    (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky, File). FILE- In this Aug. 3, 2017, file photo, packages ride on a conveyor system at an Amazon fulfillment center in Baltimore. Amazon, which is racing to deliver packages faster, is turning to its employees with a propositi...(AP Photo/Patrick Semansky, File). FILE- In this Aug. 3, 2017, file photo, packages ride on a conveyor system at an Amazon fulfillment center in Baltimore. Amazon, which is racing to deliver packages faster, is turning to its employees with a propositi...
    Amazon wants employees to quit their jobs to haul packages.
    Amazon wants employees to quit their jobs to haul packages.
  • China retaliates on tariffs, stock markets go into a slide

    China retaliates on tariffs, stock markets go into a slide

    Tuesday, May 14 2019 4:01 AM EDT2019-05-14 08:01:34 GMT
    Companies await Chinese reaction to higher US tariffs as economists warn growth likely to suffer.
    Companies await Chinese reaction to higher US tariffs as economists warn growth likely to suffer.
  • Escalating US-China trade war sends stocks plunging

    Escalating US-China trade war sends stocks plunging

    Tuesday, May 14 2019 2:21 AM EDT2019-05-14 06:21:53 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE - In this May 9, 2019, file photo trader Jonathan Corpina works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Monday, May 13.(AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE - In this May 9, 2019, file photo trader Jonathan Corpina works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Monday, May 13.
    (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE - In this May 9, 2019, file photo trader Jonathan Corpina works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Monday, May 13.(AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE - In this May 9, 2019, file photo trader Jonathan Corpina works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Monday, May 13.
    Stocks plummeted Monday as the U.S. and China rattle markets with an escalating trade war.
    Stocks plummeted Monday as the U.S. and China rattle markets with an escalating trade war.
  • Sweden to reopen rape case against WikiLeaks' Assange

    Sweden to reopen rape case against WikiLeaks' Assange

    Tuesday, May 14 2019 1:12 AM EDT2019-05-14 05:12:42 GMT
    Swedish prosecutors plan to say Monday whether they will reopen a rape case against WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, a month after he was removed from the Ecuadorian Embassy in London.
    Swedish prosecutors plan to say Monday whether they will reopen a rape case against WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, a month after he was removed from the Ecuadorian Embassy in London.
  • Apple revamps TV app for direct subscriptions to channels

    Apple revamps TV app for direct subscriptions to channels

    Tuesday, May 14 2019 12:22 AM EDT2019-05-14 04:22:51 GMT
    (AP Photo/Tony Avelar, File). FILE - In this March 25, 2019, file photo Peter Stern, Apple Vice President of Services, speaks at the Steve Jobs Theater during an event to announce new products in Cupertino, Calif. Apple users will be able to subscribe ...(AP Photo/Tony Avelar, File). FILE - In this March 25, 2019, file photo Peter Stern, Apple Vice President of Services, speaks at the Steve Jobs Theater during an event to announce new products in Cupertino, Calif. Apple users will be able to subscribe ...
    (AP Photo/Tony Avelar, File). FILE - In this March 25, 2019, file photo Peter Stern, Apple Vice President of Services, speaks at the Steve Jobs Theater during an event to announce new products in Cupertino, Calif. Apple users will be able to subscribe ...(AP Photo/Tony Avelar, File). FILE - In this March 25, 2019, file photo Peter Stern, Apple Vice President of Services, speaks at the Steve Jobs Theater during an event to announce new products in Cupertino, Calif. Apple users will be able to subscribe ...
    Apple users will be able to subscribe to HBO, Showtime and a handful of other channels directly through Apple's new TV app, bypassing the need to download a separate app.
    Apple users will be able to subscribe to HBO, Showtime and a handful of other channels directly through Apple's new TV app, bypassing the need to download a separate app.
  • Dems say Trump, GOP, twisting Tlaib's Holocaust remarks

    Dems say Trump, GOP, twisting Tlaib's Holocaust remarks

    Tuesday, May 14 2019 12:12 AM EDT2019-05-14 04:12:20 GMT
    Trump and House Republicans jab Tlaib for remarks about the Holocaust and the creation of the state of Israel.
    Trump and House Republicans jab Tlaib for remarks about the Holocaust and the creation of the state of Israel.
  • No air quality concerns detected after Texas barge collision

    No air quality concerns detected after Texas barge collision

    Monday, May 13 2019 11:20 PM EDT2019-05-14 03:20:09 GMT
    Officials say air monitoring has not raised health concerns as clean-up efforts continue following a collision at a busy commercial waterway near Houston involving four vessels that caused a toxic gasoline product...
    Officials say air monitoring has not raised health concerns as clean-up efforts continue following a collision at a busy commercial waterway near Houston involving four vessels that caused a toxic gasoline product to leak into the water.
  • Markets Right Now: Asian stocks fall as trade war escalates

    Markets Right Now: Asian stocks fall as trade war escalates

    Monday, May 13 2019 11:19 PM EDT2019-05-14 03:19:16 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE - In this May 9, 2019, file photo trader Jonathan Corpina works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Monday, May 13.(AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE - In this May 9, 2019, file photo trader Jonathan Corpina works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Monday, May 13.
    (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE - In this May 9, 2019, file photo trader Jonathan Corpina works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Monday, May 13.(AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE - In this May 9, 2019, file photo trader Jonathan Corpina works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Monday, May 13.
    Stocks are plunging at the open on Wall Street after China announced retaliatory tariffs against goods from the United States.
    Stocks are plunging at the open on Wall Street after China announced retaliatory tariffs against goods from the United States.
  • APNewsBreak: Defense say Navy SEAL prosecutors spied on them

    APNewsBreak: Defense say Navy SEAL prosecutors spied on them

    Monday, May 13 2019 9:12 PM EDT2019-05-14 01:12:24 GMT
    Defense lawyers in the case of a Navy SEAL charged with killing an Islamic State prisoner in Iraq say prosecutors installed spying software in emails sent to them and to a reporter.
    Defense lawyers in the case of a Navy SEAL charged with killing an Islamic State prisoner in Iraq say prosecutors installed spying software in emails sent to them and to a reporter.
  • Cory Booker's tech startup failed but industry ties lasted

    Cory Booker's tech startup failed but industry ties lasted

    Monday, May 13 2019 8:20 PM EDT2019-05-14 00:20:59 GMT
    (AP Photo/Nati Harnik). FILE - In this April 15, 2019 file photo, Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Cory Booker, D-N.J., speaks during an election stop at the Sioux City Public Museum in Sioux City, Iowa.  The campaign of presidential candidate Co...(AP Photo/Nati Harnik). FILE - In this April 15, 2019 file photo, Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Cory Booker, D-N.J., speaks during an election stop at the Sioux City Public Museum in Sioux City, Iowa. The campaign of presidential candidate Co...
    (AP Photo/Nati Harnik). FILE - In this April 15, 2019 file photo, Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Cory Booker, D-N.J., speaks during an election stop at the Sioux City Public Museum in Sioux City, Iowa.  The campaign of presidential candidate Co...(AP Photo/Nati Harnik). FILE - In this April 15, 2019 file photo, Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Cory Booker, D-N.J., speaks during an election stop at the Sioux City Public Museum in Sioux City, Iowa. The campaign of presidential candidate Co...
    Cory Booker's one-time aspiration to be a tech mogul failed but his ties to the industry remain strong.
    Cory Booker's one-time aspiration to be a tech mogul failed but his ties to the industry remain strong.
  • Houston streets fill up with water; man dead in Austin

    Houston streets fill up with water; man dead in Austin

    Monday, May 13 2019 8:12 PM EDT2019-05-14 00:12:55 GMT
    (Jason Fochtman/Houston Chronicle via AP). Residents push a stalled car as thunderstorms hit the Kingwood area flooding parts of Kingwood Drive, Tuesday, May 7, 2019, in Kingwood, Texas. Heavy rain is battering parts of southeast Texas prompting flash ...(Jason Fochtman/Houston Chronicle via AP). Residents push a stalled car as thunderstorms hit the Kingwood area flooding parts of Kingwood Drive, Tuesday, May 7, 2019, in Kingwood, Texas. Heavy rain is battering parts of southeast Texas prompting flash ...
    (Jason Fochtman/Houston Chronicle via AP). Residents push a stalled car as thunderstorms hit the Kingwood area flooding parts of Kingwood Drive, Tuesday, May 7, 2019, in Kingwood, Texas. Heavy rain is battering parts of southeast Texas prompting flash ...(Jason Fochtman/Houston Chronicle via AP). Residents push a stalled car as thunderstorms hit the Kingwood area flooding parts of Kingwood Drive, Tuesday, May 7, 2019, in Kingwood, Texas. Heavy rain is battering parts of southeast Texas prompting flash ...
    Dozens of students in the Houston area had to spend the night at school after flooded roads prevented buses from leaving and parents from reaching their children.
    Dozens of students in the Houston area had to spend the night at school after flooded roads prevented buses from leaving and parents from reaching their children.
  • Space-tourism enters 'home stretch' toward commercial flight

    Space-tourism enters 'home stretch' toward commercial flight

    Monday, May 13 2019 5:03 PM EDT2019-05-13 21:03:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/Susan Montoya Bryan, File). FILE - In this Oct. 17, 2011, file photo a crowd gathers outside Spaceport America for a dedication ceremony as Virgin Galactic's mothership WhiteKnightTwo sits on the tarmac near Upham, N.M. British billionaire Ri...(AP Photo/Susan Montoya Bryan, File). FILE - In this Oct. 17, 2011, file photo a crowd gathers outside Spaceport America for a dedication ceremony as Virgin Galactic's mothership WhiteKnightTwo sits on the tarmac near Upham, N.M. British billionaire Ri...
    (AP Photo/Susan Montoya Bryan, File). FILE - In this Oct. 17, 2011, file photo a crowd gathers outside Spaceport America for a dedication ceremony as Virgin Galactic's mothership WhiteKnightTwo sits on the tarmac near Upham, N.M. British billionaire Ri...(AP Photo/Susan Montoya Bryan, File). FILE - In this Oct. 17, 2011, file photo a crowd gathers outside Spaceport America for a dedication ceremony as Virgin Galactic's mothership WhiteKnightTwo sits on the tarmac near Upham, N.M. British billionaire Ri...
    British billionaire Richard Branson is taking another concrete step toward offering rides into the close reaches of space for paying passengers.
    British billionaire Richard Branson is taking another concrete step toward offering rides into the close reaches of space for paying passengers.
  • Sri Lanka imposes curfew, blocks social media amid violence

    Sri Lanka imposes curfew, blocks social media amid violence

    Monday, May 13 2019 2:32 PM EDT2019-05-13 18:32:17 GMT
    (AP Photo/Eranga Jayawardena, File). FILE- In this March 7, 2018 file photo, a blocked Facebook window is seen on a smart phone screen in Colombo, Sri Lanka. Sri Lanka's government has temporarily blocked social media and messaging apps following a fla...(AP Photo/Eranga Jayawardena, File). FILE- In this March 7, 2018 file photo, a blocked Facebook window is seen on a smart phone screen in Colombo, Sri Lanka. Sri Lanka's government has temporarily blocked social media and messaging apps following a fla...
    (AP Photo/Eranga Jayawardena, File). FILE- In this March 7, 2018 file photo, a blocked Facebook window is seen on a smart phone screen in Colombo, Sri Lanka. Sri Lanka's government has temporarily blocked social media and messaging apps following a fla...(AP Photo/Eranga Jayawardena, File). FILE- In this March 7, 2018 file photo, a blocked Facebook window is seen on a smart phone screen in Colombo, Sri Lanka. Sri Lanka's government has temporarily blocked social media and messaging apps following a fla...
    Sri Lanka's government has imposed a nationwide curfew and temporarily blocked social media following a flare-up of communal violence in apparent response to last month's Easter attacks that killed more than 250...
    Sri Lanka's government has imposed a nationwide curfew and temporarily blocked social media following a flare-up of communal violence in apparent response to last month's Easter attacks that killed more than 250 people.
  • Uber shifts into lower gear, prices IPO at $45

    Uber shifts into lower gear, prices IPO at $45

    Monday, May 13 2019 2:22 PM EDT2019-05-13 18:22:25 GMT
    Uber is about to embark on a wild ride on Wall Street with the biggest and most hotly debated IPO in years.
    Uber is about to embark on a wild ride on Wall Street with the biggest and most hotly debated IPO in years.
  • New French rules for Facebook? Zuckerberg likes the idea

    New French rules for Facebook? Zuckerberg likes the idea

    Monday, May 13 2019 2:12 PM EDT2019-05-13 18:12:59 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andreea Alexandru). French President Emmanuel Macron speaks during a media conference at an EU summit in Sibiu, Romania, Thursday, May 9, 2019. European Union leaders on Thursday start to set out a course for increased political cooperation i...(AP Photo/Andreea Alexandru). French President Emmanuel Macron speaks during a media conference at an EU summit in Sibiu, Romania, Thursday, May 9, 2019. European Union leaders on Thursday start to set out a course for increased political cooperation i...
    (AP Photo/Andreea Alexandru). French President Emmanuel Macron speaks during a media conference at an EU summit in Sibiu, Romania, Thursday, May 9, 2019. European Union leaders on Thursday start to set out a course for increased political cooperation i...(AP Photo/Andreea Alexandru). French President Emmanuel Macron speaks during a media conference at an EU summit in Sibiu, Romania, Thursday, May 9, 2019. European Union leaders on Thursday start to set out a course for increased political cooperation i...
    Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is meeting French President Emmanuel Macron as the tech giant and France try to pioneer ways of fighting hate speech and violent extremism online.
    Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is meeting French President Emmanuel Macron as the tech giant and France try to pioneer ways of fighting hate speech and violent extremism online.
  • Tesla CEO Elon Musk faces trial for 'pedo' insult of diver

    Tesla CEO Elon Musk faces trial for 'pedo' insult of diver

    Monday, May 13 2019 1:41 PM EDT2019-05-13 17:41:00 GMT
    Tesla CEO Elon Musk will have to go to trial to defend himself for mocking a British diver as a pedophile last year.
    Tesla CEO Elon Musk will have to go to trial to defend himself for mocking a British diver as a pedophile last year.
  • Rapper Kodak Black arrested; Lil Wayne bows out of show

    Rapper Kodak Black arrested; Lil Wayne bows out of show

    Monday, May 13 2019 1:32 PM EDT2019-05-13 17:32:05 GMT
    (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this Aug. 27, 2017 file photo, Kodak Black arrives at the MTV Video Music Awards at The Forum in Inglewood, Calif. Officials say Florida rapper Kodak Black was arrested on federal and state weapons...(Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this Aug. 27, 2017 file photo, Kodak Black arrives at the MTV Video Music Awards at The Forum in Inglewood, Calif. Officials say Florida rapper Kodak Black was arrested on federal and state weapons...
    (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this Aug. 27, 2017 file photo, Kodak Black arrives at the MTV Video Music Awards at The Forum in Inglewood, Calif. Officials say Florida rapper Kodak Black was arrested on federal and state weapons...(Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this Aug. 27, 2017 file photo, Kodak Black arrives at the MTV Video Music Awards at The Forum in Inglewood, Calif. Officials say Florida rapper Kodak Black was arrested on federal and state weapons...
    Officials say Florida rapper Kodak Black was arrested on federal and state weapons charges just before he was to perform at a hip-hop festival.
    Officials say Florida rapper Kodak Black was arrested on federal and state weapons charges just before he was to perform at a hip-hop festival.
  • Anger over author's critical post of worker eating on train

    Anger over author's critical post of worker eating on train

    Monday, May 13 2019 1:11 PM EDT2019-05-13 17:11:39 GMT
    A Jordanian American writer is facing a backlash after she posted a picture on Twitter of a public transit worker eating on a Washington Metro train and reported details about the employee to her bosses.
    A Jordanian American writer is facing a backlash after she posted a picture on Twitter of a public transit worker eating on a Washington Metro train and reported details about the employee to her bosses.
  • Diplomat joins athletes in pledging brain for research

    Diplomat joins athletes in pledging brain for research

    Monday, May 13 2019 1:02 PM EDT2019-05-13 17:02:22 GMT
    (AP Photo/Rodrique Ngowi). Mark Lenzi, a U.S. State Department security engineer who was among several diplomats evacuated in 2018 from the U.S. Consulate in Guangzhou, China, speaks at a news conference Friday, May 10, 2019, in Boston. Lenzi suffered ...(AP Photo/Rodrique Ngowi). Mark Lenzi, a U.S. State Department security engineer who was among several diplomats evacuated in 2018 from the U.S. Consulate in Guangzhou, China, speaks at a news conference Friday, May 10, 2019, in Boston. Lenzi suffered ...
    (AP Photo/Rodrique Ngowi). Mark Lenzi, a U.S. State Department security engineer who was among several diplomats evacuated in 2018 from the U.S. Consulate in Guangzhou, China, speaks at a news conference Friday, May 10, 2019, in Boston. Lenzi suffered ...(AP Photo/Rodrique Ngowi). Mark Lenzi, a U.S. State Department security engineer who was among several diplomats evacuated in 2018 from the U.S. Consulate in Guangzhou, China, speaks at a news conference Friday, May 10, 2019, in Boston. Lenzi suffered ...
    A U.S. diplomat who suffered headaches and memory loss under mysterious circumstances while stationed in China has pledged to donate his brain for research.
    A U.S. diplomat who suffered headaches and memory loss under mysterious circumstances while stationed in China has pledged to donate his brain for research.
  • Student 'geek squads' maintain school devices, help teachers

    Student 'geek squads' maintain school devices, help teachers

    Monday, May 13 2019 12:51 PM EDT2019-05-13 16:51:49 GMT
    (AP Photo/Carolyn Thompson). In this April 16, 2019, photo, eighth grade student technicians Mirakle Singleton, left, and Naureen Unaysa, right, instruct teacher Kaila Burgio in the use of a computer program at Buffalo Public School No. 37, in Buffalo,...(AP Photo/Carolyn Thompson). In this April 16, 2019, photo, eighth grade student technicians Mirakle Singleton, left, and Naureen Unaysa, right, instruct teacher Kaila Burgio in the use of a computer program at Buffalo Public School No. 37, in Buffalo,...
    (AP Photo/Carolyn Thompson). In this April 16, 2019, photo, eighth grade student technicians Mirakle Singleton, left, and Naureen Unaysa, right, instruct teacher Kaila Burgio in the use of a computer program at Buffalo Public School No. 37, in Buffalo,...(AP Photo/Carolyn Thompson). In this April 16, 2019, photo, eighth grade student technicians Mirakle Singleton, left, and Naureen Unaysa, right, instruct teacher Kaila Burgio in the use of a computer program at Buffalo Public School No. 37, in Buffalo,...
    Student 'geek squads' are cropping up in schools as districts lean on youngsters to be part of the upkeep of the thousands of devices handed out in 1:1 programs.
    Student 'geek squads' are cropping up in schools as districts lean on youngsters to be part of the upkeep of the thousands of devices handed out in 1:1 programs.
  • Parents can't delete what kids tell Amazon voice assistant

    Parents can't delete what kids tell Amazon voice assistant

    Monday, May 13 2019 10:12 AM EDT2019-05-13 14:12:15 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File). FILE - This Dec. 20, 2017, file photo shows the Amazon Echo Dot stocked on a shelf alongside jars of Garlic Chili Sauce at the Amazon Prime warehouse in New York. Consumer advocates say the kids’ version of Amazon’s Alex...(AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File). FILE - This Dec. 20, 2017, file photo shows the Amazon Echo Dot stocked on a shelf alongside jars of Garlic Chili Sauce at the Amazon Prime warehouse in New York. Consumer advocates say the kids’ version of Amazon’s Alex...
    (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File). FILE - This Dec. 20, 2017, file photo shows the Amazon Echo Dot stocked on a shelf alongside jars of Garlic Chili Sauce at the Amazon Prime warehouse in New York. Consumer advocates say the kids’ version of Amazon’s Alex...(AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File). FILE - This Dec. 20, 2017, file photo shows the Amazon Echo Dot stocked on a shelf alongside jars of Garlic Chili Sauce at the Amazon Prime warehouse in New York. Consumer advocates say the kids’ version of Amazon’s Alex...
    A kids' version of Amazon's Alexa won't forget what children tell it, even after parents try to delete the conversations, according to a report by consumer advocates.
    A kids' version of Amazon's Alexa won't forget what children tell it, even after parents try to delete the conversations, according to a report by consumer advocates.
  • Kudlow's admission about who pays tariffs contradicts Trump

    Kudlow's admission about who pays tariffs contradicts Trump

    Monday, May 13 2019 8:32 AM EDT2019-05-13 12:32:07 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin, second from left, and United States Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer, right, speak with Chinese Vice Premier Liu He, left, as he departs the Office of the United States Trade Representat...(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin, second from left, and United States Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer, right, speak with Chinese Vice Premier Liu He, left, as he departs the Office of the United States Trade Representat...
    (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin, second from left, and United States Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer, right, speak with Chinese Vice Premier Liu He, left, as he departs the Office of the United States Trade Representat...(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin, second from left, and United States Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer, right, speak with Chinese Vice Premier Liu He, left, as he departs the Office of the United States Trade Representat...
    The president's chief economic adviser says he expects China to retaliate over tariff hikes, after talks in Washington ended without a trade deal.
    The president's chief economic adviser says he expects China to retaliate over tariff hikes, after talks in Washington ended without a trade deal.
  • Facebook co-founder Chris Hughes: Time to break up company

    Facebook co-founder Chris Hughes: Time to break up company

    Monday, May 13 2019 8:31 AM EDT2019-05-13 12:31:14 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu). This April 25, 2019, photo shows the thumbs up Like logo on a sign at Facebook headquarters in Menlo Park, Calif. Facebook co-founder Chris Hughes says it’s time to break up the social media behemoth. He says in a New York Times o...(AP Photo/Jeff Chiu). This April 25, 2019, photo shows the thumbs up Like logo on a sign at Facebook headquarters in Menlo Park, Calif. Facebook co-founder Chris Hughes says it’s time to break up the social media behemoth. He says in a New York Times o...
    (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu). This April 25, 2019, photo shows the thumbs up Like logo on a sign at Facebook headquarters in Menlo Park, Calif. Facebook co-founder Chris Hughes says it’s time to break up the social media behemoth. He says in a New York Times o...(AP Photo/Jeff Chiu). This April 25, 2019, photo shows the thumbs up Like logo on a sign at Facebook headquarters in Menlo Park, Calif. Facebook co-founder Chris Hughes says it’s time to break up the social media behemoth. He says in a New York Times o...
    Co-founder Chris Hughes says it's time to break up Facebook.
    Co-founder Chris Hughes says it's time to break up Facebook.
  • Alyssa Milano calls for sex strike, ignites social media

    Alyssa Milano calls for sex strike, ignites social media

    Monday, May 13 2019 8:11 AM EDT2019-05-13 12:11:30 GMT
    Actress Alyssa Milano got people riled up on social media with a tweet calling for women to join her in a sex strike to protest strict abortion bans passed by Republican-controlled legislatures.
    Actress Alyssa Milano got people riled up on social media with a tweet calling for women to join her in a sex strike to protest strict abortion bans passed by Republican-controlled legislatures.
  • Uber, Lyft losses keep competitors at bay

    Uber, Lyft losses keep competitors at bay

    Monday, May 13 2019 7:31 AM EDT2019-05-13 11:31:19 GMT
    A fare war between Uber and Lyft has led to billions of dollars in losses for both ride-hailing companies but it has also scared off the competition, giving the leaders a duopoly in almost every American city.
    A fare war between Uber and Lyft has led to billions of dollars in losses for both ride-hailing companies but it has also scared off the competition, giving the leaders a duopoly in almost every American city.
  • Baby penguins hatched at San Diego Zoo

    Baby penguins hatched at San Diego Zoo

    Monday, May 13 2019 6:51 AM EDT2019-05-13 10:51:27 GMT
    (Ken Bohn/San Diego Zoo Global via AP). In this Tuesday, May 7, 2019, photo a San Diego Zoo's animal care staff member cares for the first chicks born at the San Diego Zoo African Penguin colony in San Diego, Calif. The fluffy pair of 2-month-olds, nam...(Ken Bohn/San Diego Zoo Global via AP). In this Tuesday, May 7, 2019, photo a San Diego Zoo's animal care staff member cares for the first chicks born at the San Diego Zoo African Penguin colony in San Diego, Calif. The fluffy pair of 2-month-olds, nam...
    (Ken Bohn/San Diego Zoo Global via AP). In this Tuesday, May 7, 2019, photo a San Diego Zoo's animal care staff member cares for the first chicks born at the San Diego Zoo African Penguin colony in San Diego, Calif. The fluffy pair of 2-month-olds, nam...(Ken Bohn/San Diego Zoo Global via AP). In this Tuesday, May 7, 2019, photo a San Diego Zoo's animal care staff member cares for the first chicks born at the San Diego Zoo African Penguin colony in San Diego, Calif. The fluffy pair of 2-month-olds, nam...
    The San Diego Zoo has two new arrivals: a pair of African penguin chicks.
    The San Diego Zoo has two new arrivals: a pair of African penguin chicks.
  • Farrakhan delivers insult while denying he's anti-Semitic

    Farrakhan delivers insult while denying he's anti-Semitic

    Monday, May 13 2019 6:32 AM EDT2019-05-13 10:32:07 GMT
    (Ashlee Rezin/Chicago Sun-Times via AP). Minister Louis Farrakhan, of the Nation of Islam, speaks at Saint Sabina Church, Thursday night, May 9, 2019, in Chicago.(Ashlee Rezin/Chicago Sun-Times via AP). Minister Louis Farrakhan, of the Nation of Islam, speaks at Saint Sabina Church, Thursday night, May 9, 2019, in Chicago.
    (Ashlee Rezin/Chicago Sun-Times via AP). Minister Louis Farrakhan, of the Nation of Islam, speaks at Saint Sabina Church, Thursday night, May 9, 2019, in Chicago.(Ashlee Rezin/Chicago Sun-Times via AP). Minister Louis Farrakhan, of the Nation of Islam, speaks at Saint Sabina Church, Thursday night, May 9, 2019, in Chicago.
    Nation of Islam leader Minister Louis Farrakhan says despite assertions by Facebook when it banned him from its platform, he is not a hater of Jewish people, not a misogynist nor a homophobe.
    Nation of Islam leader Minister Louis Farrakhan says despite assertions by Facebook when it banned him from its platform, he is not a hater of Jewish people, not a misogynist nor a homophobe.
  • Turkey fines Facebook for failing to protect personal data

    Turkey fines Facebook for failing to protect personal data

    Monday, May 13 2019 1:11 AM EDT2019-05-13 05:11:36 GMT
    Turkey's state-run news agency says the country's data protection agency has fined Facebook 1.650 million Turkish lira ($270,000) for contravening data laws.
    Turkey's state-run news agency says the country's data protection agency has fined Facebook 1.650 million Turkish lira ($270,000) for contravening data laws.
  • Science Says: Why biodiversity matters to you

    Science Says: Why biodiversity matters to you

    Sunday, May 12 2019 5:42 PM EDT2019-05-12 21:42:49 GMT
    (AP Photo/Michael Probst, File). FILE - In this Oct. 21, 2018, file photo, a couple walks through a forest with the Frankfurt skyline in background near Frankfurt, Germany. Development that’s led to loss of habitat, climate change, overfishing, polluti...(AP Photo/Michael Probst, File). FILE - In this Oct. 21, 2018, file photo, a couple walks through a forest with the Frankfurt skyline in background near Frankfurt, Germany. Development that’s led to loss of habitat, climate change, overfishing, polluti...
    (AP Photo/Michael Probst, File). FILE - In this Oct. 21, 2018, file photo, a couple walks through a forest with the Frankfurt skyline in background near Frankfurt, Germany. Development that’s led to loss of habitat, climate change, overfishing, polluti...(AP Photo/Michael Probst, File). FILE - In this Oct. 21, 2018, file photo, a couple walks through a forest with the Frankfurt skyline in background near Frankfurt, Germany. Development that’s led to loss of habitat, climate change, overfishing, polluti...
    You may go your entire life without seeing an endangered species, but scientists say the globe's biodiversity crisis threatens all of humanity in numerous ways.
    You may go your entire life without seeing an endangered species, but scientists say the globe's biodiversity crisis threatens all of humanity in numerous ways.
  • Uber's hyped-up IPO hits a few potholes on its first day

    Uber's hyped-up IPO hits a few potholes on its first day

    Sunday, May 12 2019 2:21 PM EDT2019-05-12 18:21:36 GMT
    (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky, File). FILE - This March 20, 2018, file photo shows the Uber app on an iPad in Baltimore. Uber is about to embark on a wild ride on Wall Street with the biggest and most hotly debated IPO in years. Uber's shares begin tradin...(AP Photo/Patrick Semansky, File). FILE - This March 20, 2018, file photo shows the Uber app on an iPad in Baltimore. Uber is about to embark on a wild ride on Wall Street with the biggest and most hotly debated IPO in years. Uber's shares begin tradin...
    (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky, File). FILE - This March 20, 2018, file photo shows the Uber app on an iPad in Baltimore. Uber is about to embark on a wild ride on Wall Street with the biggest and most hotly debated IPO in years. Uber's shares begin tradin...(AP Photo/Patrick Semansky, File). FILE - This March 20, 2018, file photo shows the Uber app on an iPad in Baltimore. Uber is about to embark on a wild ride on Wall Street with the biggest and most hotly debated IPO in years. Uber's shares begin tradin...
    Uber looking to lift its market value even higher in stock market debut.
    Uber looking to lift its market value even higher in stock market debut.
  • Trump's tweeting about Russia probe, China trade

    Trump's tweeting about Russia probe, China trade

    Sunday, May 12 2019 10:52 AM EDT2019-05-12 14:52:42 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump speaks during a event on medical billing, in the Roosevelt Room of the White House, Thursday, May 9, 2019, in Washington.(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump speaks during a event on medical billing, in the Roosevelt Room of the White House, Thursday, May 9, 2019, in Washington.
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump speaks during a event on medical billing, in the Roosevelt Room of the White House, Thursday, May 9, 2019, in Washington.(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump speaks during a event on medical billing, in the Roosevelt Room of the White House, Thursday, May 9, 2019, in Washington.
    In a 46-minute flurry of retweeting, President Donald Trump took jabs at Democrats' pursuit of the Russia probe.
    In a 46-minute flurry of retweeting, President Donald Trump took jabs at Democrats' pursuit of the Russia probe.
  • Stocks rebound as hopes rise that trade tensions will ease

    Stocks rebound as hopes rise that trade tensions will ease

    Sunday, May 12 2019 10:41 AM EDT2019-05-12 14:41:19 GMT
    U.S. stocks slid for their fifth straight day after President Donald Trump pulled the trigger on higher tariffs on Chinese goods.
    U.S. stocks slid for their fifth straight day after President Donald Trump pulled the trigger on higher tariffs on Chinese goods.
  • Cuban gay rights groups hold unauthorized march in Havana

    Cuban gay rights groups hold unauthorized march in Havana

    Sunday, May 12 2019 2:31 AM EDT2019-05-12 06:31:57 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ramon Espinosa). Cuban police detain a gay rights activist taking part in an unauthorized march in Havana, Cuba, Saturday, May 11, 2019.  The march was organized largely using Cuba's new mobile internet, with gay-rights activists and groups o...(AP Photo/Ramon Espinosa). Cuban police detain a gay rights activist taking part in an unauthorized march in Havana, Cuba, Saturday, May 11, 2019. The march was organized largely using Cuba's new mobile internet, with gay-rights activists and groups o...
    (AP Photo/Ramon Espinosa). Cuban police detain a gay rights activist taking part in an unauthorized march in Havana, Cuba, Saturday, May 11, 2019.  The march was organized largely using Cuba's new mobile internet, with gay-rights activists and groups o...(AP Photo/Ramon Espinosa). Cuban police detain a gay rights activist taking part in an unauthorized march in Havana, Cuba, Saturday, May 11, 2019. The march was organized largely using Cuba's new mobile internet, with gay-rights activists and groups o...
    Gay rights activists using social media organized an unauthorized march down eight blocks of one of Havana's main thoroughfares before they were stopped by police.
    Gay rights activists using social media organized an unauthorized march down eight blocks of one of Havana's main thoroughfares before they were stopped by police.
  • Risky politics? Trump wields his tariffs as a weapon at home

    Risky politics? Trump wields his tariffs as a weapon at home

    Saturday, May 11 2019 10:51 PM EDT2019-05-12 02:51:55 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump speaks during a event on medical billing, in the Roosevelt Room of the White House, Thursday, May 9, 2019, in Washington.(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump speaks during a event on medical billing, in the Roosevelt Room of the White House, Thursday, May 9, 2019, in Washington.
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump speaks during a event on medical billing, in the Roosevelt Room of the White House, Thursday, May 9, 2019, in Washington.(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump speaks during a event on medical billing, in the Roosevelt Room of the White House, Thursday, May 9, 2019, in Washington.
    Trump trade war rattles 2020 presidential election.
    Trump trade war rattles 2020 presidential election.
  • Utah event celebrates Transcontinental Railroad anniversary

    Utah event celebrates Transcontinental Railroad anniversary

    Saturday, May 11 2019 10:02 PM EDT2019-05-12 02:02:24 GMT
    (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer). The crew from the Big Boy, No. 4014 pose for a photograph during the commemoration of the 150th anniversary of the Transcontinental Railroad completion at Union Station Thursday, May 9, 2019, in Ogden, Utah.(AP Photo/Rick Bowmer). The crew from the Big Boy, No. 4014 pose for a photograph during the commemoration of the 150th anniversary of the Transcontinental Railroad completion at Union Station Thursday, May 9, 2019, in Ogden, Utah.
    (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer). The crew from the Big Boy, No. 4014 pose for a photograph during the commemoration of the 150th anniversary of the Transcontinental Railroad completion at Union Station Thursday, May 9, 2019, in Ogden, Utah.(AP Photo/Rick Bowmer). The crew from the Big Boy, No. 4014 pose for a photograph during the commemoration of the 150th anniversary of the Transcontinental Railroad completion at Union Station Thursday, May 9, 2019, in Ogden, Utah.
    Thousands of people are expected to gather Friday at a remote spot in the Utah desert where 150 years ago the Transcontinental Railroad was completed, triggering a famous telegraph that set off celebrations around...
    Thousands of people are expected to gather Friday at a remote spot in the Utah desert where 150 years ago the Transcontinental Railroad was completed, triggering a famous telegraph that set off celebrations around the nation.
  • NFL/union helmet test covers potential inconsistency

    NFL/union helmet test covers potential inconsistency

    Saturday, May 11 2019 1:52 PM EDT2019-05-11 17:52:04 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File). FILE - In this Sept. 11, 2017, file photo, a VICIS Zero1 helmet is displayed in New York. In an annual study, designed by NFL- and NFLPA-appointed biomechanical engineers, rotational velocity and acceleration are measure...(AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File). FILE - In this Sept. 11, 2017, file photo, a VICIS Zero1 helmet is displayed in New York. In an annual study, designed by NFL- and NFLPA-appointed biomechanical engineers, rotational velocity and acceleration are measure...
    (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File). FILE - In this Sept. 11, 2017, file photo, a VICIS Zero1 helmet is displayed in New York. In an annual study, designed by NFL- and NFLPA-appointed biomechanical engineers, rotational velocity and acceleration are measure...(AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File). FILE - In this Sept. 11, 2017, file photo, a VICIS Zero1 helmet is displayed in New York. In an annual study, designed by NFL- and NFLPA-appointed biomechanical engineers, rotational velocity and acceleration are measure...
    NFL, union test helmets, looking to find best model and account for possible inconsistencies.
    NFL, union test helmets, looking to find best model and account for possible inconsistencies.
  • Australia takes responsibility for typos on 46M bank notes

    Australia takes responsibility for typos on 46M bank notes

    Saturday, May 11 2019 12:12 PM EDT2019-05-11 16:12:04 GMT
    (AP Photo/Rick Rycroft). The word "responsibility" is printed with a missing "i" in the Australian $50 note photographed in Sydney, Australia, Thursday, May 9, 2019. Australia’s central bank has confirmed there is a misspelling on 46 million of its lat...(AP Photo/Rick Rycroft). The word "responsibility" is printed with a missing "i" in the Australian $50 note photographed in Sydney, Australia, Thursday, May 9, 2019. Australia’s central bank has confirmed there is a misspelling on 46 million of its lat...
    (AP Photo/Rick Rycroft). The word "responsibility" is printed with a missing "i" in the Australian $50 note photographed in Sydney, Australia, Thursday, May 9, 2019. Australia’s central bank has confirmed there is a misspelling on 46 million of its lat...(AP Photo/Rick Rycroft). The word "responsibility" is printed with a missing "i" in the Australian $50 note photographed in Sydney, Australia, Thursday, May 9, 2019. Australia’s central bank has confirmed there is a misspelling on 46 million of its lat...
    Australia's central bank has taken responsibility for typos on 46 million bank notes after a radio station posted an image of the microscopic error.
    Australia's central bank has taken responsibility for typos on 46 million bank notes after a radio station posted an image of the microscopic error.
  • US-China talks break up after US raises tariffs

    US-China talks break up after US raises tariffs

    Saturday, May 11 2019 11:10 AM EDT2019-05-11 15:10:30 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andy Wong). A man browses an iPhone unit on display at a section selling Apple's products together with Chinese made electric appliances at a hypermarket in Beijing, Thursday, May 9, 2019. Ratcheting up tension ahead of talks in Washington, C...(AP Photo/Andy Wong). A man browses an iPhone unit on display at a section selling Apple's products together with Chinese made electric appliances at a hypermarket in Beijing, Thursday, May 9, 2019. Ratcheting up tension ahead of talks in Washington, C...
    (AP Photo/Andy Wong). A man browses an iPhone unit on display at a section selling Apple's products together with Chinese made electric appliances at a hypermarket in Beijing, Thursday, May 9, 2019. Ratcheting up tension ahead of talks in Washington, C...(AP Photo/Andy Wong). A man browses an iPhone unit on display at a section selling Apple's products together with Chinese made electric appliances at a hypermarket in Beijing, Thursday, May 9, 2019. Ratcheting up tension ahead of talks in Washington, C...
    Trump's tariff increase on $200 billion in Chinese imports takes effect, heightening US tensions with Beijing.
    Trump's tariff increase on $200 billion in Chinese imports takes effect, heightening US tensions with Beijing.
  • Why does Facebook fail to fix itself? It's partly humans

    Why does Facebook fail to fix itself? It's partly humans

    Saturday, May 11 2019 10:10 AM EDT2019-05-11 14:10:43 GMT
    The question comes up over and over: Why can't Facebook just fix its problems with extremist material, hate speech, election meddling and privacy invasions.
    The question comes up over and over: Why can't Facebook just fix its problems with extremist material, hate speech, election meddling and privacy invasions.
  • House passes $19B disaster aid bill over Trump opposition

    House passes $19B disaster aid bill over Trump opposition

    Saturday, May 11 2019 7:52 AM EDT2019-05-11 11:52:21 GMT
    The House has passed a $19 billion disaster aid bill that would deliver long-sought relief to farmers, victims of hurricanes and floods, and rebuild southern military bases.
    The House has passed a $19 billion disaster aid bill that would deliver long-sought relief to farmers, victims of hurricanes and floods, and rebuild southern military bases.
  • The Latest: Chinese envoy says trade talks didn't break down

    The Latest: Chinese envoy says trade talks didn't break down

    Saturday, May 11 2019 7:38 AM EDT2019-05-11 11:38:49 GMT
    China's government says it will take "necessary countermeasures" in response to President Donald Trump's latest tariff hike on Chinese imports but gave no details of possible retaliation.
    China's government says it will take "necessary countermeasures" in response to President Donald Trump's latest tariff hike on Chinese imports but gave no details of possible retaliation.
  • Meatsplainer: How new plant-based burgers compare to beef

    Meatsplainer: How new plant-based burgers compare to beef

    Saturday, May 11 2019 3:11 AM EDT2019-05-11 07:11:48 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Drew). An Original Impossible Burger, left, and a Cali Burger, from Umami Burger, are shown in this photo in New York, Friday, May 3, 2019. A new era of meat alternatives is here, with Beyond Meat becoming the first vegan meat company...(AP Photo/Richard Drew). An Original Impossible Burger, left, and a Cali Burger, from Umami Burger, are shown in this photo in New York, Friday, May 3, 2019. A new era of meat alternatives is here, with Beyond Meat becoming the first vegan meat company...
    (AP Photo/Richard Drew). An Original Impossible Burger, left, and a Cali Burger, from Umami Burger, are shown in this photo in New York, Friday, May 3, 2019. A new era of meat alternatives is here, with Beyond Meat becoming the first vegan meat company...(AP Photo/Richard Drew). An Original Impossible Burger, left, and a Cali Burger, from Umami Burger, are shown in this photo in New York, Friday, May 3, 2019. A new era of meat alternatives is here, with Beyond Meat becoming the first vegan meat company...
    A new era of meat alternatives is here, but patties from Beyond Meat and Impossible Foods can be nutritionally similar to beef.
    A new era of meat alternatives is here, but patties from Beyond Meat and Impossible Foods can be nutritionally similar to beef.
  • Drone sighting closes Frankfurt airport for an hour

    Drone sighting closes Frankfurt airport for an hour

    Friday, May 10 2019 9:11 PM EDT2019-05-11 01:11:06 GMT
    Frankfurt's busy international airport has had to halt flights for an hour after a pilot saw a drone, but has reopened.
    Frankfurt's busy international airport has had to halt flights for an hour after a pilot saw a drone, but has reopened.
  • China Mobile blocked from offering phone service in US

    China Mobile blocked from offering phone service in US

    Friday, May 10 2019 6:33 PM EDT2019-05-10 22:33:02 GMT
    U.S. communications regulators are rejecting a Chinese telecom company's application to provide service in the U.S. due to national-security risks amid an escalation in tensions between the two countries.
    U.S. communications regulators are rejecting a Chinese telecom company's application to provide service in the U.S. due to national-security risks amid an escalation in tensions between the two countries.
  • UN report: Humans accelerating extinction of other species

    UN report: Humans accelerating extinction of other species

    Friday, May 10 2019 6:02 PM EDT2019-05-10 22:02:30 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ben Curtis, File). FILE - In this March 20, 2018, file photo, giraffes and zebras congregate under the shade of a tree in the afternoon in Mikumi National Park, Tanzania. The United Nations will issue its first comprehensive global scientific...(AP Photo/Ben Curtis, File). FILE - In this March 20, 2018, file photo, giraffes and zebras congregate under the shade of a tree in the afternoon in Mikumi National Park, Tanzania. The United Nations will issue its first comprehensive global scientific...
    (AP Photo/Ben Curtis, File). FILE - In this March 20, 2018, file photo, giraffes and zebras congregate under the shade of a tree in the afternoon in Mikumi National Park, Tanzania. The United Nations will issue its first comprehensive global scientific...(AP Photo/Ben Curtis, File). FILE - In this March 20, 2018, file photo, giraffes and zebras congregate under the shade of a tree in the afternoon in Mikumi National Park, Tanzania. The United Nations will issue its first comprehensive global scientific...
    Top scientists will tell the world Monday how bad off Mother Nature is.
    Top scientists will tell the world Monday how bad off Mother Nature is.
  • Experts see Russia fingerprints on North Korea's new missile

    Experts see Russia fingerprints on North Korea's new missile

    Friday, May 10 2019 5:52 PM EDT2019-05-10 21:52:46 GMT
    (Korean Central News Agency/Korea News Service via AP, File). FILE - This May 4, 2019, file photo provided by the North Korean government shows a launch of a missile in the east coast of North Korea. Experts say North Korea’s latest launches suggest it...(Korean Central News Agency/Korea News Service via AP, File). FILE - This May 4, 2019, file photo provided by the North Korean government shows a launch of a missile in the east coast of North Korea. Experts say North Korea’s latest launches suggest it...
    (Korean Central News Agency/Korea News Service via AP, File). FILE - This May 4, 2019, file photo provided by the North Korean government shows a launch of a missile in the east coast of North Korea. Experts say North Korea’s latest launches suggest it...(Korean Central News Agency/Korea News Service via AP, File). FILE - This May 4, 2019, file photo provided by the North Korean government shows a launch of a missile in the east coast of North Korea. Experts say North Korea’s latest launches suggest it...
    Experts say North Korea's new missile bears a strong resemblance to something the Russian military has been selling abroad for years and that other nations have cloned.
    Experts say North Korea's new missile bears a strong resemblance to something the Russian military has been selling abroad for years and that other nations have cloned.
  • Princes William and Harry back UK mental health text support

    Princes William and Harry back UK mental health text support

    Friday, May 10 2019 4:48 PM EDT2019-05-10 20:48:51 GMT
    Princes William and Harry and their wives, Kate and Meghan, are joining forces to back a text messaging service to help people experiencing mental health problems.
    Princes William and Harry and their wives, Kate and Meghan, are joining forces to back a text messaging service to help people experiencing mental health problems.
  • Meet the T. rex cousin who you could literally look down on

    Meet the T. rex cousin who you could literally look down on

    Friday, May 10 2019 3:52 PM EDT2019-05-10 19:52:55 GMT
    (Andrey Atuchin/Virginia Tech via AP). This illustration provided by Andrey Atuchin and Virginia Tech in May 2019 shows a Suskityrannus hazelae, foreground, a cousin of the Tyrannosaurus rex. It weighed between 45 and 90 pounds.(Andrey Atuchin/Virginia Tech via AP). This illustration provided by Andrey Atuchin and Virginia Tech in May 2019 shows a Suskityrannus hazelae, foreground, a cousin of the Tyrannosaurus rex. It weighed between 45 and 90 pounds.
    (Andrey Atuchin/Virginia Tech via AP). This illustration provided by Andrey Atuchin and Virginia Tech in May 2019 shows a Suskityrannus hazelae, foreground, a cousin of the Tyrannosaurus rex. It weighed between 45 and 90 pounds.(Andrey Atuchin/Virginia Tech via AP). This illustration provided by Andrey Atuchin and Virginia Tech in May 2019 shows a Suskityrannus hazelae, foreground, a cousin of the Tyrannosaurus rex. It weighed between 45 and 90 pounds.
    Researchers identify a long lost cousin of the mighty T. rex, except this dinosaur isn't so big.
    Researchers identify a long lost cousin of the mighty T. rex, except this dinosaur isn't so big.
  • Conan O'Brien settles joke-theft lawsuit weeks before trial

    Conan O'Brien settles joke-theft lawsuit weeks before trial

    Friday, May 10 2019 2:20 PM EDT2019-05-10 18:20:32 GMT
    (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, File). FILE - This May 16, 2018 file photo shows Conan O'Brien at the Turner Networks 2018 Upfront in New York.  O’Brien has agreed to settle a lawsuit with a writer who says the talk-show host stole jokes from his ...(Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, File). FILE - This May 16, 2018 file photo shows Conan O'Brien at the Turner Networks 2018 Upfront in New York. O’Brien has agreed to settle a lawsuit with a writer who says the talk-show host stole jokes from his ...
    (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, File). FILE - This May 16, 2018 file photo shows Conan O'Brien at the Turner Networks 2018 Upfront in New York.  O’Brien has agreed to settle a lawsuit with a writer who says the talk-show host stole jokes from his ...(Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, File). FILE - This May 16, 2018 file photo shows Conan O'Brien at the Turner Networks 2018 Upfront in New York. O’Brien has agreed to settle a lawsuit with a writer who says the talk-show host stole jokes from his ...
    Conan O'Brien has agreed to settle a lawsuit with a writer who says the talk-show host stole jokes from his Twitter feed and blog for O'Brien's monologue on "Conan.".
    Conan O'Brien has agreed to settle a lawsuit with a writer who says the talk-show host stole jokes from his Twitter feed and blog for O'Brien's monologue on "Conan.".
  • Burned before, US pushes for way to enforce China trade deal

    Burned before, US pushes for way to enforce China trade deal

    Friday, May 10 2019 1:50 PM EDT2019-05-10 17:50:28 GMT
    (AP Photo/Susan Walsh). Media gather outside the office of the U.S. Trade Representative near the White House in Washington, Thursday, May 9, 2019, where trade talks with China are set to resume. U.S. and Chinese negotiators are poised to resume talks ...(AP Photo/Susan Walsh). Media gather outside the office of the U.S. Trade Representative near the White House in Washington, Thursday, May 9, 2019, where trade talks with China are set to resume. U.S. and Chinese negotiators are poised to resume talks ...
    (AP Photo/Susan Walsh). Media gather outside the office of the U.S. Trade Representative near the White House in Washington, Thursday, May 9, 2019, where trade talks with China are set to resume. U.S. and Chinese negotiators are poised to resume talks ...(AP Photo/Susan Walsh). Media gather outside the office of the U.S. Trade Representative near the White House in Washington, Thursday, May 9, 2019, where trade talks with China are set to resume. U.S. and Chinese negotiators are poised to resume talks ...
    Burned before, US insists on a trade deal with China that can be enforced.
    Burned before, US insists on a trade deal with China that can be enforced.
  • High-tech sex toy for women wins back a rescinded award

    High-tech sex toy for women wins back a rescinded award

    Friday, May 10 2019 12:52 PM EDT2019-05-10 16:52:56 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Locher, File). FILE - In this Jan. 9, 2018, file photo, people attend CES International in Las Vegas. The Consumer Technology Association on Wednesday, May 8, reinstated an award to the makers of a robotic "personal massager" for women t...(AP Photo/John Locher, File). FILE - In this Jan. 9, 2018, file photo, people attend CES International in Las Vegas. The Consumer Technology Association on Wednesday, May 8, reinstated an award to the makers of a robotic "personal massager" for women t...
    (AP Photo/John Locher, File). FILE - In this Jan. 9, 2018, file photo, people attend CES International in Las Vegas. The Consumer Technology Association on Wednesday, May 8, reinstated an award to the makers of a robotic "personal massager" for women t...(AP Photo/John Locher, File). FILE - In this Jan. 9, 2018, file photo, people attend CES International in Las Vegas. The Consumer Technology Association on Wednesday, May 8, reinstated an award to the makers of a robotic "personal massager" for women t...
    A trade group has reinstated an award to the makers of a robotic sex toy for women that it had taken away four months ago for not keeping with its image.
    A trade group has reinstated an award to the makers of a robotic sex toy for women that it had taken away four months ago for not keeping with its image.
  • Disability rights group alarmed by Portland e-scooter rules

    Disability rights group alarmed by Portland e-scooter rules

    Friday, May 10 2019 12:31 PM EDT2019-05-10 16:31:53 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gillian Flaccus). A Lime e-scooter sits parked on a street in downtown Portland, Ore., Thursday, May 9, 2019. A disability rights nonprofit group in Oregon filed a letter of complaint Thursday with the city of Portland over new rules about an...(AP Photo/Gillian Flaccus). A Lime e-scooter sits parked on a street in downtown Portland, Ore., Thursday, May 9, 2019. A disability rights nonprofit group in Oregon filed a letter of complaint Thursday with the city of Portland over new rules about an...
    (AP Photo/Gillian Flaccus). A Lime e-scooter sits parked on a street in downtown Portland, Ore., Thursday, May 9, 2019. A disability rights nonprofit group in Oregon filed a letter of complaint Thursday with the city of Portland over new rules about an...(AP Photo/Gillian Flaccus). A Lime e-scooter sits parked on a street in downtown Portland, Ore., Thursday, May 9, 2019. A disability rights nonprofit group in Oregon filed a letter of complaint Thursday with the city of Portland over new rules about an...
    A disability rights group in Oregon filed a letter of complaint with Portland over new rules about an electric scooter pilot program.
    A disability rights group in Oregon filed a letter of complaint with Portland over new rules about an electric scooter pilot program.
  • Venice Biennale invites heavy thinking on political issues

    Venice Biennale invites heavy thinking on political issues

    Friday, May 10 2019 12:10 PM EDT2019-05-10 16:10:57 GMT
    (AP Photo/Antonio Calanni). A woman walks past the wreck of the 'Barca Nostra' fishing boat, which sank in the Mediterranean Sea in 2015 with 700 migrants on board, is displayed at the 58th Biennale of Arts exhibition in Venice, Italy, Tuesday, May 7, ...(AP Photo/Antonio Calanni). A woman walks past the wreck of the 'Barca Nostra' fishing boat, which sank in the Mediterranean Sea in 2015 with 700 migrants on board, is displayed at the 58th Biennale of Arts exhibition in Venice, Italy, Tuesday, May 7, ...
    (AP Photo/Antonio Calanni). A woman walks past the wreck of the 'Barca Nostra' fishing boat, which sank in the Mediterranean Sea in 2015 with 700 migrants on board, is displayed at the 58th Biennale of Arts exhibition in Venice, Italy, Tuesday, May 7, ...(AP Photo/Antonio Calanni). A woman walks past the wreck of the 'Barca Nostra' fishing boat, which sank in the Mediterranean Sea in 2015 with 700 migrants on board, is displayed at the 58th Biennale of Arts exhibition in Venice, Italy, Tuesday, May 7, ...
    Political issues that excite newsprint, airwaves and social media are getting a very open airing at the 58th Venice Biennale contemporary art fair.
    Political issues that excite newsprint, airwaves and social media are getting a very open airing at the 58th Venice Biennale contemporary art fair.
  • 2 Chinese men indicted for hacking Anthem

    2 Chinese men indicted for hacking Anthem

    Friday, May 10 2019 10:41 AM EDT2019-05-10 14:41:24 GMT
    The Justice Department says a grand jury has indicted two Chinese men for hacking into the computers of health insurer Anthem Inc. and three other, unnamed companies.
    The Justice Department says a grand jury has indicted two Chinese men for hacking into the computers of health insurer Anthem Inc. and three other, unnamed companies.
  • BBC DJ fired after royal baby tweet with chimpanzee picture

    BBC DJ fired after royal baby tweet with chimpanzee picture

    Friday, May 10 2019 7:31 AM EDT2019-05-10 11:31:30 GMT
    A BBC disk jockey has been fired after tweeting an offensive image about the royal baby born to Prince Harry and Meghan the Duchess of Sussex.
    A BBC disk jockey has been fired after tweeting an offensive image about the royal baby born to Prince Harry and Meghan the Duchess of Sussex.
  • Escalation in Trump tariffs looms over US-China trade talks

    Escalation in Trump tariffs looms over US-China trade talks

    Friday, May 10 2019 3:52 AM EDT2019-05-10 07:52:20 GMT
    (Chinatopix Via AP). A container ship sails off the dockyard in Qingdao in eastern China's Shandong province Wednesday, May 8, 2019. China's exports fell unexpectedly in April, adding to pressure on Beijing ahead of negotiations on ending a tariff war ...(Chinatopix Via AP). A container ship sails off the dockyard in Qingdao in eastern China's Shandong province Wednesday, May 8, 2019. China's exports fell unexpectedly in April, adding to pressure on Beijing ahead of negotiations on ending a tariff war ...
    (Chinatopix Via AP). A container ship sails off the dockyard in Qingdao in eastern China's Shandong province Wednesday, May 8, 2019. China's exports fell unexpectedly in April, adding to pressure on Beijing ahead of negotiations on ending a tariff war ...(Chinatopix Via AP). A container ship sails off the dockyard in Qingdao in eastern China's Shandong province Wednesday, May 8, 2019. China's exports fell unexpectedly in April, adding to pressure on Beijing ahead of negotiations on ending a tariff war ...
    US, Chinese negotiators to resume trade talks as higher US tariffs loom.
    US, Chinese negotiators to resume trade talks as higher US tariffs loom.
  • Can fines rein in Big Tech? Privacy regulators spur a debate

    Can fines rein in Big Tech? Privacy regulators spur a debate

    Friday, May 10 2019 3:12 AM EDT2019-05-10 07:12:49 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File). FILE - This Jan. 28, 2015, file photo, shows the Federal Trade Commission building in Washington. Federal privacy regulators are under scrutiny in Congress as they negotiate a record fine with Facebook to punish the compa...(AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File). FILE - This Jan. 28, 2015, file photo, shows the Federal Trade Commission building in Washington. Federal privacy regulators are under scrutiny in Congress as they negotiate a record fine with Facebook to punish the compa...
    (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File). FILE - This Jan. 28, 2015, file photo, shows the Federal Trade Commission building in Washington. Federal privacy regulators are under scrutiny in Congress as they negotiate a record fine with Facebook to punish the compa...(AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File). FILE - This Jan. 28, 2015, file photo, shows the Federal Trade Commission building in Washington. Federal privacy regulators are under scrutiny in Congress as they negotiate a record fine with Facebook to punish the compa...
    Federal privacy regulators are under scrutiny in Congress as they negotiate a record fine with Facebook to punish the company for alleged violations of its users' privacy.
    Federal privacy regulators are under scrutiny in Congress as they negotiate a record fine with Facebook to punish the company for alleged violations of its users' privacy.
  • Nike's plan for better-fitting kicks: Show us your feet

    Nike's plan for better-fitting kicks: Show us your feet

    Friday, May 10 2019 1:52 AM EDT2019-05-10 05:52:28 GMT
    (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews). Nike officials demonstrate the company's foot-scanning tool on its app that will measure and remember the length, width and other dimensions of customers' feet after they point a smartphone camera to their toes, Wednesday Ap...(AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews). Nike officials demonstrate the company's foot-scanning tool on its app that will measure and remember the length, width and other dimensions of customers' feet after they point a smartphone camera to their toes, Wednesday Ap...
    (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews). Nike officials demonstrate the company's foot-scanning tool on its app that will measure and remember the length, width and other dimensions of customers' feet after they point a smartphone camera to their toes, Wednesday Ap...(AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews). Nike officials demonstrate the company's foot-scanning tool on its app that will measure and remember the length, width and other dimensions of customers' feet after they point a smartphone camera to their toes, Wednesday Ap...
    Nike says it will launch a foot-scanning tool on its app this summer that will measure and remember the length, width and other dimensions of customers' feet after pointing a smartphone camera to their toes.
    Nike says it will launch a foot-scanning tool on its app this summer that will measure and remember the length, width and other dimensions of customers' feet after pointing a smartphone camera to their toes.
  • The Latest: China trade envoy hoping for rational talks

    The Latest: China trade envoy hoping for rational talks

    Thursday, May 9 2019 11:38 PM EDT2019-05-10 03:38:21 GMT
    (Chinatopix Via AP). A container ship sails off the dockyard in Qingdao in eastern China's Shandong province Wednesday, May 8, 2019. China's exports fell unexpectedly in April, adding to pressure on Beijing ahead of negotiations on ending a tariff war ...(Chinatopix Via AP). A container ship sails off the dockyard in Qingdao in eastern China's Shandong province Wednesday, May 8, 2019. China's exports fell unexpectedly in April, adding to pressure on Beijing ahead of negotiations on ending a tariff war ...
    (Chinatopix Via AP). A container ship sails off the dockyard in Qingdao in eastern China's Shandong province Wednesday, May 8, 2019. China's exports fell unexpectedly in April, adding to pressure on Beijing ahead of negotiations on ending a tariff war ...(Chinatopix Via AP). A container ship sails off the dockyard in Qingdao in eastern China's Shandong province Wednesday, May 8, 2019. China's exports fell unexpectedly in April, adding to pressure on Beijing ahead of negotiations on ending a tariff war ...
    China's chief envoy to high-stakes trade talks with Washington says he came "with sincerity" and said more tariff hikes is "not a solution to the problem.".
    China's chief envoy to high-stakes trade talks with Washington says he came "with sincerity" and said more tariff hikes is "not a solution to the problem.".
  • Scientists liken Anglo-Saxon burial site to King Tut's tomb

    Scientists liken Anglo-Saxon burial site to King Tut's tomb

    Thursday, May 9 2019 11:21 PM EDT2019-05-10 03:21:59 GMT
    (AP Photo/James Brooks). A gold foil cross uncovered at an Anglo-Saxon burial site in the village of Prittlewell in 2003 on display at Southend Central Museum in Southend, England, Thursday, May 8, 2019. Archaeologists say an underground chamber discov...(AP Photo/James Brooks). A gold foil cross uncovered at an Anglo-Saxon burial site in the village of Prittlewell in 2003 on display at Southend Central Museum in Southend, England, Thursday, May 8, 2019. Archaeologists say an underground chamber discov...
    (AP Photo/James Brooks). A gold foil cross uncovered at an Anglo-Saxon burial site in the village of Prittlewell in 2003 on display at Southend Central Museum in Southend, England, Thursday, May 8, 2019. Archaeologists say an underground chamber discov...(AP Photo/James Brooks). A gold foil cross uncovered at an Anglo-Saxon burial site in the village of Prittlewell in 2003 on display at Southend Central Museum in Southend, England, Thursday, May 8, 2019. Archaeologists say an underground chamber discov...
    Archaeologists say an underground chamber discovered accidentally by road workers may be the site of the earliest Christian royal burial in Britain.
    Archaeologists say an underground chamber discovered accidentally by road workers may be the site of the earliest Christian royal burial in Britain.
  • Uber, Lyft driver strike latest move to organize gig workers

    Uber, Lyft driver strike latest move to organize gig workers

    Thursday, May 9 2019 11:01 PM EDT2019-05-10 03:01:45 GMT
    (AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes). Drivers for ride-hailing giants Uber and Lyft hold a rally at a park near Los Angeles International Airport, Wednesday, May, 8, 2019, in Los Angeles. Some drivers for ride-hailing giants Uber and Lyft turned off their apps...(AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes). Drivers for ride-hailing giants Uber and Lyft hold a rally at a park near Los Angeles International Airport, Wednesday, May, 8, 2019, in Los Angeles. Some drivers for ride-hailing giants Uber and Lyft turned off their apps...
    (AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes). Drivers for ride-hailing giants Uber and Lyft hold a rally at a park near Los Angeles International Airport, Wednesday, May, 8, 2019, in Los Angeles. Some drivers for ride-hailing giants Uber and Lyft turned off their apps...(AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes). Drivers for ride-hailing giants Uber and Lyft hold a rally at a park near Los Angeles International Airport, Wednesday, May, 8, 2019, in Los Angeles. Some drivers for ride-hailing giants Uber and Lyft turned off their apps...
    A strike by Uber and Lyft drivers in cities across the United States this week caused barely a ripple to passengers looking to catch a ride, highlighting the challenges in launching a labor movement from scratch in...
    A strike by Uber and Lyft drivers in cities across the United States this week caused barely a ripple to passengers looking to catch a ride, highlighting the challenges in launching a labor movement from scratch in such a disparate industry.
  • Google's privacy push gets a mixed reception

    Google's privacy push gets a mixed reception

    Thursday, May 9 2019 9:53 PM EDT2019-05-10 01:53:12 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu). Google's Alexander Hunter gives a demonstration of the Nest Hub Max at the Google I/O conference in Mountain View, Calif., Tuesday, May 7, 2019.(AP Photo/Jeff Chiu). Google's Alexander Hunter gives a demonstration of the Nest Hub Max at the Google I/O conference in Mountain View, Calif., Tuesday, May 7, 2019.
    (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu). Google's Alexander Hunter gives a demonstration of the Nest Hub Max at the Google I/O conference in Mountain View, Calif., Tuesday, May 7, 2019.(AP Photo/Jeff Chiu). Google's Alexander Hunter gives a demonstration of the Nest Hub Max at the Google I/O conference in Mountain View, Calif., Tuesday, May 7, 2019.
    Google CEO Sundar Pichai kicked off the company's annual developer conference Tuesday with new privacy tools and updates to Google's artificially intelligent voice assistant.
    Google CEO Sundar Pichai kicked off the company's annual developer conference Tuesday with new privacy tools and updates to Google's artificially intelligent voice assistant.
  • Ride-hailing drivers expose financial unrest before Uber IPO

    Ride-hailing drivers expose financial unrest before Uber IPO

    Thursday, May 9 2019 7:23 PM EDT2019-05-09 23:23:31 GMT
    As Uber prepares for its stock market debut Friday, its long-term success or failure will largely depend on the nearly 4 million drivers who serve as the backbone of the company's network.
    As Uber prepares for its stock market debut Friday, its long-term success or failure will largely depend on the nearly 4 million drivers who serve as the backbone of the company's network.
  • Uber, Lyft drivers protest across the US, overseas

    Uber, Lyft drivers protest across the US, overseas

    Thursday, May 9 2019 6:03 PM EDT2019-05-09 22:03:51 GMT
    (AP Photo/Seth Wenig, File). FILE - In this March 15, 2017, file photo, a sign marks a pick-up point for the Uber car service at LaGuardia Airport in New York. Drivers for ride-hailing giants Uber and Lyft are planning to turn off their apps to protest...(AP Photo/Seth Wenig, File). FILE - In this March 15, 2017, file photo, a sign marks a pick-up point for the Uber car service at LaGuardia Airport in New York. Drivers for ride-hailing giants Uber and Lyft are planning to turn off their apps to protest...
    (AP Photo/Seth Wenig, File). FILE - In this March 15, 2017, file photo, a sign marks a pick-up point for the Uber car service at LaGuardia Airport in New York. Drivers for ride-hailing giants Uber and Lyft are planning to turn off their apps to protest...(AP Photo/Seth Wenig, File). FILE - In this March 15, 2017, file photo, a sign marks a pick-up point for the Uber car service at LaGuardia Airport in New York. Drivers for ride-hailing giants Uber and Lyft are planning to turn off their apps to protest...
    Drivers for ride-hailing giants Uber and Lyft are planning to turn off their apps and strike, drawing attention to what they say are declining wages at a time when both companies are raking in billions of dollars...
    Drivers for ride-hailing giants Uber and Lyft are planning to turn off their apps and strike, drawing attention to what they say are declining wages at a time when both companies are raking in billions of dollars from investors.
  • Lyft posts strong growth, big losses in first public quarter

    Lyft posts strong growth, big losses in first public quarter

    Thursday, May 9 2019 5:43 PM EDT2019-05-09 21:43:16 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ringo H.W. Chiu, File). FILE - In this March 29, 2019 file photo, Los Angeles mayor Eric Garcetti speaks during and event for Lyft in Los Angeles. Lyft reports financial results on Tuesday, May 7, 2019.(AP Photo/Ringo H.W. Chiu, File). FILE - In this March 29, 2019 file photo, Los Angeles mayor Eric Garcetti speaks during and event for Lyft in Los Angeles. Lyft reports financial results on Tuesday, May 7, 2019.
    (AP Photo/Ringo H.W. Chiu, File). FILE - In this March 29, 2019 file photo, Los Angeles mayor Eric Garcetti speaks during and event for Lyft in Los Angeles. Lyft reports financial results on Tuesday, May 7, 2019.(AP Photo/Ringo H.W. Chiu, File). FILE - In this March 29, 2019 file photo, Los Angeles mayor Eric Garcetti speaks during and event for Lyft in Los Angeles. Lyft reports financial results on Tuesday, May 7, 2019.
    Ride-hailing company Lyft is reporting strong revenue growth but substantial losses in its first quarterly earnings report since its rocky stock market debut.
    Ride-hailing company Lyft is reporting strong revenue growth but substantial losses in its first quarterly earnings report since its rocky stock market debut.
  • Schick owner buys Harry's in new shaving war alliance

    Schick owner buys Harry's in new shaving war alliance

    Thursday, May 9 2019 5:12 PM EDT2019-05-09 21:12:26 GMT
    (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews, File). FILE- In this Oct. 11, 2018 file photo razors from Harry's shaving and body care brand Flamingo are displayed in New York. Edgewell Personal Care is acquiring upstart razor maker Harry’s in a cash-and-stock deal for $1...(AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews, File). FILE- In this Oct. 11, 2018 file photo razors from Harry's shaving and body care brand Flamingo are displayed in New York. Edgewell Personal Care is acquiring upstart razor maker Harry’s in a cash-and-stock deal for $1...
    (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews, File). FILE- In this Oct. 11, 2018 file photo razors from Harry's shaving and body care brand Flamingo are displayed in New York. Edgewell Personal Care is acquiring upstart razor maker Harry’s in a cash-and-stock deal for $1...(AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews, File). FILE- In this Oct. 11, 2018 file photo razors from Harry's shaving and body care brand Flamingo are displayed in New York. Edgewell Personal Care is acquiring upstart razor maker Harry’s in a cash-and-stock deal for $1...
    Harry's, which shook up the shaving industry, is acquired by the owner of Schick.
    Harry's, which shook up the shaving industry, is acquired by the owner of Schick.
  • Amazon opens first Go store that accepts cash

    Amazon opens first Go store that accepts cash

    Thursday, May 9 2019 4:53 PM EDT2019-05-09 20:53:21 GMT
    (AP Photo/Eric Risberg, File). FILE - In this Jan. 30, 2019, file photo people walk past and into an Amazon Go store in San Francisco. An Amazon Go store opening Tuesday, May 7, 2019, in New York, will be the first of its kind to accept cash.(AP Photo/Eric Risberg, File). FILE - In this Jan. 30, 2019, file photo people walk past and into an Amazon Go store in San Francisco. An Amazon Go store opening Tuesday, May 7, 2019, in New York, will be the first of its kind to accept cash.
    (AP Photo/Eric Risberg, File). FILE - In this Jan. 30, 2019, file photo people walk past and into an Amazon Go store in San Francisco. An Amazon Go store opening Tuesday, May 7, 2019, in New York, will be the first of its kind to accept cash.(AP Photo/Eric Risberg, File). FILE - In this Jan. 30, 2019, file photo people walk past and into an Amazon Go store in San Francisco. An Amazon Go store opening Tuesday, May 7, 2019, in New York, will be the first of its kind to accept cash.
    Amazon to open first Go store that accepts cash in New York.
    Amazon to open first Go store that accepts cash in New York.
  • SpaceX shipment reaches space station after weekend launch

    SpaceX shipment reaches space station after weekend launch

    Thursday, May 9 2019 1:12 PM EDT2019-05-09 17:12:57 GMT
    (NASA via AP). This March 25, 2009 photo provided by NASA shows the International Space Station seen from the Space Shuttle Discovery during separation. In the background is Earth's atmosphere seen as a blue arc. On Tuesday, April 30, 2019, NASA announ...(NASA via AP). This March 25, 2009 photo provided by NASA shows the International Space Station seen from the Space Shuttle Discovery during separation. In the background is Earth's atmosphere seen as a blue arc. On Tuesday, April 30, 2019, NASA announ...
    (NASA via AP). This March 25, 2009 photo provided by NASA shows the International Space Station seen from the Space Shuttle Discovery during separation. In the background is Earth's atmosphere seen as a blue arc. On Tuesday, April 30, 2019, NASA announ...(NASA via AP). This March 25, 2009 photo provided by NASA shows the International Space Station seen from the Space Shuttle Discovery during separation. In the background is Earth's atmosphere seen as a blue arc. On Tuesday, April 30, 2019, NASA announ...
    A SpaceX shipment has arrived at the International Space Station following a weekend launch.
    A SpaceX shipment has arrived at the International Space Station following a weekend launch.
  • House Democrats pull tribal bills after Trump tweet

    House Democrats pull tribal bills after Trump tweet

    Thursday, May 9 2019 12:40 PM EDT2019-05-09 16:40:23 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alex Brandon). President Donald Trump speaks during the presentation of the Commander-in-Chief's Trophy to the U.S. Military Academy at West Point football team in the Rose Garden of the White House, Monday, May 6, 2019, in Washington.(AP Photo/Alex Brandon). President Donald Trump speaks during the presentation of the Commander-in-Chief's Trophy to the U.S. Military Academy at West Point football team in the Rose Garden of the White House, Monday, May 6, 2019, in Washington.
    (AP Photo/Alex Brandon). President Donald Trump speaks during the presentation of the Commander-in-Chief's Trophy to the U.S. Military Academy at West Point football team in the Rose Garden of the White House, Monday, May 6, 2019, in Washington.(AP Photo/Alex Brandon). President Donald Trump speaks during the presentation of the Commander-in-Chief's Trophy to the U.S. Military Academy at West Point football team in the Rose Garden of the White House, Monday, May 6, 2019, in Washington.
    Democratic leaders have pulled two House bills concerning Native American tribes after President Donald Trump urged Republicans to oppose one of the measures.
    Democratic leaders have pulled two House bills concerning Native American tribes after President Donald Trump urged Republicans to oppose one of the measures.
  • Cash is still king: San Francisco bans credit-only stores

    Cash is still king: San Francisco bans credit-only stores

    Thursday, May 9 2019 12:02 PM EDT2019-05-09 16:02:57 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu). This Thursday, May 2, 2019, photo shows a sign posted on a door alerting customers that cash is not accepted at Freshroll Vietnamese Rolls and Bowls in San Francisco. San Francisco is about to require brick-and-mortar retailers to...(AP Photo/Jeff Chiu). This Thursday, May 2, 2019, photo shows a sign posted on a door alerting customers that cash is not accepted at Freshroll Vietnamese Rolls and Bowls in San Francisco. San Francisco is about to require brick-and-mortar retailers to...
    (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu). This Thursday, May 2, 2019, photo shows a sign posted on a door alerting customers that cash is not accepted at Freshroll Vietnamese Rolls and Bowls in San Francisco. San Francisco is about to require brick-and-mortar retailers to...(AP Photo/Jeff Chiu). This Thursday, May 2, 2019, photo shows a sign posted on a door alerting customers that cash is not accepted at Freshroll Vietnamese Rolls and Bowls in San Francisco. San Francisco is about to require brick-and-mortar retailers to...
    San Francisco is about to require brick-and-mortar retailers to take cash in payment for goods, following in the steps of Philadelphia and New Jersey.
    San Francisco is about to require brick-and-mortar retailers to take cash in payment for goods, following in the steps of Philadelphia and New Jersey.
  • Singapore outlaws fake news, allows govt to block, remove it

    Singapore outlaws fake news, allows govt to block, remove it

    Thursday, May 9 2019 11:03 AM EDT2019-05-09 15:03:08 GMT
    (AP Photo/Vincent Thian, File). Singaporean Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong smiles after a press conference with Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad in Putrajaya, Malaysia, Tuesday, April 9, 2019. Singapore reportedly has passed a law criminalizin...(AP Photo/Vincent Thian, File). Singaporean Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong smiles after a press conference with Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad in Putrajaya, Malaysia, Tuesday, April 9, 2019. Singapore reportedly has passed a law criminalizin...
    (AP Photo/Vincent Thian, File). Singaporean Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong smiles after a press conference with Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad in Putrajaya, Malaysia, Tuesday, April 9, 2019. Singapore reportedly has passed a law criminalizin...(AP Photo/Vincent Thian, File). Singaporean Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong smiles after a press conference with Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad in Putrajaya, Malaysia, Tuesday, April 9, 2019. Singapore reportedly has passed a law criminalizin...
    Singapore passed a law criminalizing publication of fake news and allowing the government to block and order the removal of such content, report says.
    Singapore passed a law criminalizing publication of fake news and allowing the government to block and order the removal of such content, report says.
  • China vows retaliation if Trump raises tariffs

    China vows retaliation if Trump raises tariffs

    Thursday, May 9 2019 9:12 AM EDT2019-05-09 13:12:25 GMT
    (AP Photo/Stephen B. Morton, File). FILE- In this July 5, 2018, file photo, a jockey truck passes a stack of 40-foot China Shipping containers at the Port of Savannah in Savannah, Ga. For months, the U.S. economy has shrugged off the tariffs slapped by...(AP Photo/Stephen B. Morton, File). FILE- In this July 5, 2018, file photo, a jockey truck passes a stack of 40-foot China Shipping containers at the Port of Savannah in Savannah, Ga. For months, the U.S. economy has shrugged off the tariffs slapped by...
    (AP Photo/Stephen B. Morton, File). FILE- In this July 5, 2018, file photo, a jockey truck passes a stack of 40-foot China Shipping containers at the Port of Savannah in Savannah, Ga. For months, the U.S. economy has shrugged off the tariffs slapped by...(AP Photo/Stephen B. Morton, File). FILE- In this July 5, 2018, file photo, a jockey truck passes a stack of 40-foot China Shipping containers at the Port of Savannah in Savannah, Ga. For months, the U.S. economy has shrugged off the tariffs slapped by...
    China says it will retaliate if Trump does raise tariffs as threatened.
    China says it will retaliate if Trump does raise tariffs as threatened.
  • SoftBank profits rise, partly on gains from Saudi-tied fund

    SoftBank profits rise, partly on gains from Saudi-tied fund

    Thursday, May 9 2019 8:31 AM EDT2019-05-09 12:31:27 GMT
    (AP Photo/Koji Sasahara). In this April 15, 2019, photo, people walk under the logo of Japanese telecoms company Softbank Corp. at its mobile phone shop in Tokyo. Softbank said Wednesday, May 8, 209, it will spend 456.5 billion yen ($4 billion) to incr...(AP Photo/Koji Sasahara). In this April 15, 2019, photo, people walk under the logo of Japanese telecoms company Softbank Corp. at its mobile phone shop in Tokyo. Softbank said Wednesday, May 8, 209, it will spend 456.5 billion yen ($4 billion) to incr...
    (AP Photo/Koji Sasahara). In this April 15, 2019, photo, people walk under the logo of Japanese telecoms company Softbank Corp. at its mobile phone shop in Tokyo. Softbank said Wednesday, May 8, 209, it will spend 456.5 billion yen ($4 billion) to incr...(AP Photo/Koji Sasahara). In this April 15, 2019, photo, people walk under the logo of Japanese telecoms company Softbank Corp. at its mobile phone shop in Tokyo. Softbank said Wednesday, May 8, 209, it will spend 456.5 billion yen ($4 billion) to incr...
    SoftBank reported a 36% increase in profit for the fiscal year, partly on gains from its Saudi-tied Vision Fund.
    SoftBank reported a 36% increase in profit for the fiscal year, partly on gains from its Saudi-tied Vision Fund.
  • Toyota, Panasonic form joint venture in housing for Japan

    Toyota, Panasonic form joint venture in housing for Japan

    Thursday, May 9 2019 6:51 AM EDT2019-05-09 10:51:13 GMT
    Japanese automaker Toyota and electronics maker Panasonic are forming a joint venture combining their housing businesses in Japan.
    Japanese automaker Toyota and electronics maker Panasonic are forming a joint venture combining their housing businesses in Japan.
  • Trump's tariff hike menaces strong economy

    Trump's tariff hike menaces strong economy

    Thursday, May 9 2019 4:01 AM EDT2019-05-09 08:01:16 GMT
    (AP Photo/Stephen B. Morton, File). FILE- In this July 5, 2018, file photo, a jockey truck passes a stack of 40-foot China Shipping containers at the Port of Savannah in Savannah, Ga. For months, the U.S. economy has shrugged off the tariffs slapped by...(AP Photo/Stephen B. Morton, File). FILE- In this July 5, 2018, file photo, a jockey truck passes a stack of 40-foot China Shipping containers at the Port of Savannah in Savannah, Ga. For months, the U.S. economy has shrugged off the tariffs slapped by...
    (AP Photo/Stephen B. Morton, File). FILE- In this July 5, 2018, file photo, a jockey truck passes a stack of 40-foot China Shipping containers at the Port of Savannah in Savannah, Ga. For months, the U.S. economy has shrugged off the tariffs slapped by...(AP Photo/Stephen B. Morton, File). FILE- In this July 5, 2018, file photo, a jockey truck passes a stack of 40-foot China Shipping containers at the Port of Savannah in Savannah, Ga. For months, the U.S. economy has shrugged off the tariffs slapped by...
    Trump's tariff hike threatens strong economy, creates uncertainty for business.
    Trump's tariff hike threatens strong economy, creates uncertainty for business.
  • Asian shares mostly lower amid jitters ahead of trade talks

    Asian shares mostly lower amid jitters ahead of trade talks

    Thursday, May 9 2019 2:11 AM EDT2019-05-09 06:11:11 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE - In this March 11, 2019, file photo specialist Peter Mazza, left, and trader James Riley work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Wednesday, May 8.(AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE - In this March 11, 2019, file photo specialist Peter Mazza, left, and trader James Riley work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Wednesday, May 8.
    (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE - In this March 11, 2019, file photo specialist Peter Mazza, left, and trader James Riley work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Wednesday, May 8.(AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE - In this March 11, 2019, file photo specialist Peter Mazza, left, and trader James Riley work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Wednesday, May 8.
    Stocks move sideways as the U.S. and China prepare for a new round of trade negotiations.
    Stocks move sideways as the U.S. and China prepare for a new round of trade negotiations.
  • Genealogy site, DNA used to help solve decades-old murder

    Genealogy site, DNA used to help solve decades-old murder

    Thursday, May 9 2019 2:02 AM EDT2019-05-09 06:02:07 GMT
    (AP Photo/Scott Sonner). Washoe County Sheriff Darin Balaam speaks at a news conference in Reno, Nev., on Tuesday, May 7, 2019, announcing he has closed a 37-year-old murder investigation at Lake Tahoe after new DNA evidence determined the woman whose ...(AP Photo/Scott Sonner). Washoe County Sheriff Darin Balaam speaks at a news conference in Reno, Nev., on Tuesday, May 7, 2019, announcing he has closed a 37-year-old murder investigation at Lake Tahoe after new DNA evidence determined the woman whose ...
    (AP Photo/Scott Sonner). Washoe County Sheriff Darin Balaam speaks at a news conference in Reno, Nev., on Tuesday, May 7, 2019, announcing he has closed a 37-year-old murder investigation at Lake Tahoe after new DNA evidence determined the woman whose ...(AP Photo/Scott Sonner). Washoe County Sheriff Darin Balaam speaks at a news conference in Reno, Nev., on Tuesday, May 7, 2019, announcing he has closed a 37-year-old murder investigation at Lake Tahoe after new DNA evidence determined the woman whose ...
    Authorities determine murderer in Lake Tahoe cold case after forensic genealogists develop leads based on decades-old DNA evidence.
    Authorities determine murderer in Lake Tahoe cold case after forensic genealogists develop leads based on decades-old DNA evidence.
  • US shuts down dark web marketplace; 2 Israelis charged

    US shuts down dark web marketplace; 2 Israelis charged

    Thursday, May 9 2019 2:01 AM EDT2019-05-09 06:01:55 GMT
    The FBI has shut down a website it says was a gateway to illegal marketplaces on the darknet and announced the arrest of its two alleged operators.
    The FBI has shut down a website it says was a gateway to illegal marketplaces on the darknet and announced the arrest of its two alleged operators.
  • Red-legged frogs thriving in Yosemite after long absence

    Red-legged frogs thriving in Yosemite after long absence

    Wednesday, May 8 2019 10:13 PM EDT2019-05-09 02:13:31 GMT
    (Al Golub/Yosemite Conservancy/National Park Service via AP). This May 3, 2019 photo provided by the National Park Service shows a close-up image of a red-legged frog released on Friday May 3, 2019 in Cooks Meadow in Yosemite Valley. Red-legged frogs m...(Al Golub/Yosemite Conservancy/National Park Service via AP). This May 3, 2019 photo provided by the National Park Service shows a close-up image of a red-legged frog released on Friday May 3, 2019 in Cooks Meadow in Yosemite Valley. Red-legged frogs m...
    (Al Golub/Yosemite Conservancy/National Park Service via AP). This May 3, 2019 photo provided by the National Park Service shows a close-up image of a red-legged frog released on Friday May 3, 2019 in Cooks Meadow in Yosemite Valley. Red-legged frogs m...(Al Golub/Yosemite Conservancy/National Park Service via AP). This May 3, 2019 photo provided by the National Park Service shows a close-up image of a red-legged frog released on Friday May 3, 2019 in Cooks Meadow in Yosemite Valley. Red-legged frogs m...
    Red-legged frogs made famous by Mark Twain are thriving in Yosemite Valley after a decades-long absence.
    Red-legged frogs made famous by Mark Twain are thriving in Yosemite Valley after a decades-long absence.
  • China's April exports fall ahead of US tariff talks

    China's April exports fall ahead of US tariff talks

    Wednesday, May 8 2019 8:53 PM EDT2019-05-09 00:53:01 GMT
    China's April exports fell 2.7% from a year ago amid its tariff war with Washington, while imports rebounded to 4% growth.
    China's April exports fell 2.7% from a year ago amid its tariff war with Washington, while imports rebounded to 4% growth.
  • NOAA picks URI to host its new ocean exploration institute

    NOAA picks URI to host its new ocean exploration institute

    Wednesday, May 8 2019 8:40 PM EDT2019-05-09 00:40:31 GMT
    The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration has picked the University of Rhode Island to lead a new institute for ocean exploration.
    The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration has picked the University of Rhode Island to lead a new institute for ocean exploration.
  • Google's AI Assistant aims to transcend the smart speaker

    Google's AI Assistant aims to transcend the smart speaker

    Wednesday, May 8 2019 7:34 PM EDT2019-05-08 23:34:06 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin, File). FILE - In this Jan. 8, 2019, file photo shows the Google Assistant, which includes an "interpreter mode" that enables some of Google's smart home devices to work as a translator, at the Google display area at CES Inte...(AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin, File). FILE - In this Jan. 8, 2019, file photo shows the Google Assistant, which includes an "interpreter mode" that enables some of Google's smart home devices to work as a translator, at the Google display area at CES Inte...
    (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin, File). FILE - In this Jan. 8, 2019, file photo shows the Google Assistant, which includes an "interpreter mode" that enables some of Google's smart home devices to work as a translator, at the Google display area at CES Inte...(AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin, File). FILE - In this Jan. 8, 2019, file photo shows the Google Assistant, which includes an "interpreter mode" that enables some of Google's smart home devices to work as a translator, at the Google display area at CES Inte...
    Google's digital voice assistant still trails Amazon in the smart speaker race.
    Google's digital voice assistant still trails Amazon in the smart speaker race.
  • Melania Trump unveils steps to make 'Be Best' even best-er

    Melania Trump unveils steps to make 'Be Best' even best-er

    Wednesday, May 8 2019 5:22 PM EDT2019-05-08 21:22:17 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump walk out to participate in a National Day of Prayer event in the Rose Garden of the White House, Thursday May 2, 2019, in Washington.(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump walk out to participate in a National Day of Prayer event in the Rose Garden of the White House, Thursday May 2, 2019, in Washington.
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump walk out to participate in a National Day of Prayer event in the Rose Garden of the White House, Thursday May 2, 2019, in Washington.(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump walk out to participate in a National Day of Prayer event in the Rose Garden of the White House, Thursday May 2, 2019, in Washington.
    Melania Trump is celebrating the anniversary of her 'Be Best' children's initiative by announcing plans to expand it.
    Melania Trump is celebrating the anniversary of her 'Be Best' children's initiative by announcing plans to expand it.
  • Changing water flow leads to more bugs in Grand Canyon

    Changing water flow leads to more bugs in Grand Canyon

    Wednesday, May 8 2019 4:52 PM EDT2019-05-08 20:52:57 GMT
    An experiment to change the flow of water from a dam near the Arizona-Utah state line has boosted the number of aquatic insects that fish in the Colorado River eat.
    An experiment to change the flow of water from a dam near the Arizona-Utah state line has boosted the number of aquatic insects that fish in the Colorado River eat.
  • Climate change missing as US defends Arctic policy

    Climate change missing as US defends Arctic policy

    Wednesday, May 8 2019 4:13 PM EDT2019-05-08 20:13:14 GMT
    (Mandel Ngan/Pool Photo via AP). Secretary of State Mike Pompeo talks to the media on the sidelines of the Arctic Council ministers' working dinner at the Arktikum museum in Rovaniemi, Finland, Monday, May 6, 2019.(Mandel Ngan/Pool Photo via AP). Secretary of State Mike Pompeo talks to the media on the sidelines of the Arctic Council ministers' working dinner at the Arktikum museum in Rovaniemi, Finland, Monday, May 6, 2019.
    (Mandel Ngan/Pool Photo via AP). Secretary of State Mike Pompeo talks to the media on the sidelines of the Arctic Council ministers' working dinner at the Arktikum museum in Rovaniemi, Finland, Monday, May 6, 2019.(Mandel Ngan/Pool Photo via AP). Secretary of State Mike Pompeo talks to the media on the sidelines of the Arctic Council ministers' working dinner at the Arktikum museum in Rovaniemi, Finland, Monday, May 6, 2019.
    The Arctic is melting, but don't ask U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to mention climate change.
    The Arctic is melting, but don't ask U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to mention climate change.
  • Pompeo revels in US-UK 'special relationship' despite cracks

    Pompeo revels in US-UK 'special relationship' despite cracks

    Wednesday, May 8 2019 3:31 PM EDT2019-05-08 19:31:33 GMT
    (Mandel Ngan/Pool via AP). US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo attends the 11th Ministerial Meeting of the Arctic Council in Rovaniemi, Finland, Tuesday May 7, 2019.(Mandel Ngan/Pool via AP). US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo attends the 11th Ministerial Meeting of the Arctic Council in Rovaniemi, Finland, Tuesday May 7, 2019.
    (Mandel Ngan/Pool via AP). US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo attends the 11th Ministerial Meeting of the Arctic Council in Rovaniemi, Finland, Tuesday May 7, 2019.(Mandel Ngan/Pool via AP). US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo attends the 11th Ministerial Meeting of the Arctic Council in Rovaniemi, Finland, Tuesday May 7, 2019.
    U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is in London for talks with British officials on the status of the special relationship between the nations amid heightened tensions with Iran and uncertainty over Britain's exit...
    U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is in London for talks with British officials on the status of the special relationship between the nations amid heightened tensions with Iran and uncertainty over Britain's exit from the European Union.
  • Google spinoff, Lyft team up to offer self-driving car rides

    Google spinoff, Lyft team up to offer self-driving car rides

    Wednesday, May 8 2019 3:22 PM EDT2019-05-08 19:22:48 GMT
    Google's self-driving car spinoff Waymo is teaming up with Lyft in Arizona to attempt to lure passengers away from ride-hailing market leader Uber.
    Google's self-driving car spinoff Waymo is teaming up with Lyft in Arizona to attempt to lure passengers away from ride-hailing market leader Uber.
  • A grim preview of a trade war takes shape

    A grim preview of a trade war takes shape

    Wednesday, May 8 2019 2:42 PM EDT2019-05-08 18:42:50 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andy Wong). A woman rides a bicycle past a globe structure on display outside a bank in Beijing, Monday, May 6, 2019. U.S. President Donald Trump raised pressure on China on Sunday, threatening to hike tariffs on $200 billion worth of Chinese...(AP Photo/Andy Wong). A woman rides a bicycle past a globe structure on display outside a bank in Beijing, Monday, May 6, 2019. U.S. President Donald Trump raised pressure on China on Sunday, threatening to hike tariffs on $200 billion worth of Chinese...
    (AP Photo/Andy Wong). A woman rides a bicycle past a globe structure on display outside a bank in Beijing, Monday, May 6, 2019. U.S. President Donald Trump raised pressure on China on Sunday, threatening to hike tariffs on $200 billion worth of Chinese...(AP Photo/Andy Wong). A woman rides a bicycle past a globe structure on display outside a bank in Beijing, Monday, May 6, 2019. U.S. President Donald Trump raised pressure on China on Sunday, threatening to hike tariffs on $200 billion worth of Chinese...
    Companies that rely on China are getting hammered after Trump vows tariff escalation.
    Companies that rely on China are getting hammered after Trump vows tariff escalation.
  • Siemens to cut 10,000 jobs in major overhaul

    Siemens to cut 10,000 jobs in major overhaul

    Wednesday, May 8 2019 1:12 PM EDT2019-05-08 17:12:12 GMT
    German industrial equipment and technology supplier Siemens AG says net profit fell 5% in the first three months of the year as the company heads into a major restructuring.
    German industrial equipment and technology supplier Siemens AG says net profit fell 5% in the first three months of the year as the company heads into a major restructuring.
  • The Latest: US regulators get sympathy on powers, fines

    The Latest: US regulators get sympathy on powers, fines

    Wednesday, May 8 2019 12:59 PM EDT2019-05-08 16:59:48 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File). FILE - This Jan. 28, 2015, file photo, shows the Federal Trade Commission building in Washington. Federal privacy regulators are under scrutiny in Congress as they negotiate a record fine with Facebook to punish the compa...(AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File). FILE - This Jan. 28, 2015, file photo, shows the Federal Trade Commission building in Washington. Federal privacy regulators are under scrutiny in Congress as they negotiate a record fine with Facebook to punish the compa...
    (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File). FILE - This Jan. 28, 2015, file photo, shows the Federal Trade Commission building in Washington. Federal privacy regulators are under scrutiny in Congress as they negotiate a record fine with Facebook to punish the compa...(AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File). FILE - This Jan. 28, 2015, file photo, shows the Federal Trade Commission building in Washington. Federal privacy regulators are under scrutiny in Congress as they negotiate a record fine with Facebook to punish the compa...
    Federal privacy regulators are getting a sympathetic hearing from Congress for their request for greater powers and funding to police privacy, with lawmakers of both parties warning that fines against big companies...
    Federal privacy regulators are getting a sympathetic hearing from Congress for their request for greater powers and funding to police privacy, with lawmakers of both parties warning that fines against big companies may be inadequate to change conduct.
  • Toyota reports dip in quarterly profit, projects recovery

    Toyota reports dip in quarterly profit, projects recovery

    Wednesday, May 8 2019 12:39 PM EDT2019-05-08 16:39:58 GMT
    Japan's top automaker Toyota is reporting a 4% dip in profit for January-March as vehicle sales fell in North America.
    Japan's top automaker Toyota is reporting a 4% dip in profit for January-March as vehicle sales fell in North America.
  • World shares decline again as trade anxiety continues

    World shares decline again as trade anxiety continues

    Wednesday, May 8 2019 10:31 AM EDT2019-05-08 14:31:18 GMT
    (AP Photo/Annice Lyn). Visitors stand in front of stock trading boards at a private stock market gallery in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Wednesday, May 8, 2019. The Dow Jones Industrial Average tumbled more than 470 points Tuesday amid a broad sell-off on W...(AP Photo/Annice Lyn). Visitors stand in front of stock trading boards at a private stock market gallery in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Wednesday, May 8, 2019. The Dow Jones Industrial Average tumbled more than 470 points Tuesday amid a broad sell-off on W...
    (AP Photo/Annice Lyn). Visitors stand in front of stock trading boards at a private stock market gallery in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Wednesday, May 8, 2019. The Dow Jones Industrial Average tumbled more than 470 points Tuesday amid a broad sell-off on W...(AP Photo/Annice Lyn). Visitors stand in front of stock trading boards at a private stock market gallery in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Wednesday, May 8, 2019. The Dow Jones Industrial Average tumbled more than 470 points Tuesday amid a broad sell-off on W...
    Shares are falling in Asia after the Dow Jones Industrial Average tumbled more than 470 points overnight amid mounting trade tensions between the U.S. and China.
    Shares are falling in Asia after the Dow Jones Industrial Average tumbled more than 470 points overnight amid mounting trade tensions between the U.S. and China.
  • China's investment in US drops 83% amid growing mistrust

    China's investment in US drops 83% amid growing mistrust

    Wednesday, May 8 2019 7:21 AM EDT2019-05-08 11:21:36 GMT
    Private study: Chinese direct investment in US plunged 83% amid growing mistrust.
    Private study: Chinese direct investment in US plunged 83% amid growing mistrust.
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