Graduation day bittersweet for slain black scholar's friends 2017-05-24T02:15:11Z 2017-05-24T02:15:05Z 2017-05-24T02:15:05Z Prosecutors are asking for patience from two college communities as authorities investigate as a possible hate crime the stabbing of a black Army officer, allegedly by a white University of Maryland student.
The Latest: Another awkward moment between Trumps in Rome 2017-05-24T02:14:02Z 2017-05-24T02:14:02Z 2017-05-24T02:14:02Z President Donald Trump has arrived in Rome after Mideast trip.
The Latest: Investigators hunt for accomplices of bomber 2017-05-24T02:13:16Z 2017-05-24T02:13:14Z 2017-05-24T02:13:14Z Pop group Take That says it is canceling its show in Liverpool, saying it is "out of respect to all of the people and their families that were affected by the horrific incident last night" in Manchester.. Science Says: Whale of a mystery solved? How they got so big 2017-05-24T02:02:05Z 2017-05-24T02:02:05Z 2017-05-24T02:02:05Z Scientists may have solved a mystery about the biggest of whales and how they evolved.
Google helps advertisers track spending in physical stores 2017-05-24T01:52:14Z 2017-05-24T01:52:10Z 2017-05-24T01:52:10Z Google is keeping an eye on what you're buying offline in addition to monitoring your online shopping in its latest attempt to sell more digital advertising. US says Fiat Chrysler used software to cheat emissions tests 2017-05-24T01:02:07Z 2017-05-24T01:02:04Z 2017-05-24T01:02:04Z The U.S. government is suing Fiat Chrysler alleging that some diesel pickup trucks and Jeeps cheat on emissions tests.
Science Says: Medications prevent opioid addiction relapse 2017-05-24T00:34:36Z 2017-05-24T00:34:36Z 2017-05-24T00:34:36Z Remarks by a top U.S. health official have reignited a quarrel in the world of addiction and recovery. Diagnostic equipment thieves hit 3 more hospitals in Greece 2017-05-24T00:34:17Z 2017-05-24T00:34:15Z 2017-05-24T00:34:15Z Unidentified thieves are stealing vital medical diagnostic equipment from Greece's austerity-battered hospitals. Chinese online retailer developing one-ton delivery drones 2017-05-24T00:24:15Z 2017-05-24T00:24:02Z 2017-05-24T00:24:02Z China's biggest online retailer, JD.com, says it is developing drone aircraft capable of carrying a ton or more for long-distance deliveries.
Computer beats Chinese champion in ancient board game of go 2017-05-24T00:24:12Z 2017-05-24T00:24:00Z 2017-05-24T00:24:00Z A computer that plays the ancient board game of go has started a match against a Chinese champion in a test of whether artificial intelligence can master one of the world's most complex games. Twitter leader laments social media role in Trump's election 2017-05-24T00:24:09Z 2017-05-24T00:23:58Z 2017-05-24T00:23:58Z A co-founder of Twitter says he's sorry if the popular social media platform helped put Donald Trump in the White House, as the president has suggested.
Microsoft Surface gets battery boost, better viewing angles 2017-05-24T00:24:06Z 2017-05-24T00:23:56Z 2017-05-24T00:23:56Z Microsoft is refreshing its Surface Pro tablet with longer battery life and more viewing angles for the screen. Sony chief promises profitability, but is short on specifics 2017-05-24T00:24:05Z 2017-05-24T00:23:53Z 2017-05-24T00:23:53Z Sony's leader is promising a comeback for the Japanese electronics and entertainment company having its best profitability in two decades.
Baseball coming June 1 to virtual-reality headsets 2017-05-24T00:24:01Z 2017-05-24T00:23:50Z 2017-05-24T00:23:50Z Baseball games will soon arrive on virtual-reality headsets.
With catcalls and applause, Cannes debates rise of Netflix 2017-05-24T00:23:55Z 2017-05-24T00:23:46Z 2017-05-24T00:23:46Z This year's Cannes Film Festival has been a sprawling, international referendum on Netflix, with votes registered in boos and applause.
NFL Hall of Famer Cortez Kennedy found dead at age 48 2017-05-23T23:44:46Z 2017-05-23T23:44:42Z 2017-05-23T23:44:42Z The Orlando Police Department has confirmed that Hall of Fame defensive tackle Cortez Kennedy has died. Target, states reach $18.5 million settlement on data breach 2017-05-23T22:53:01Z 2017-05-23T22:52:56Z 2017-05-23T22:52:56Z NY attorney general announces $18.5 million settlement with Target over 2013 data breach.
Stocks claw back more lost ground with 4th straight gain 2017-05-23T22:02:13Z 2017-05-23T22:02:05Z 2017-05-23T22:02:05Z Small gains for health care and beverage companies lead US stocks slightly higher. Reaction to death of actor Roger Moore at age 89 2017-05-23T21:42:02Z 2017-05-23T21:42:01Z 2017-05-23T21:42:01Z Reaction to death of Roger Moore, star of seven James Bond films, at age 89. After 9 months in space, mouse sperm yield healthy mice 2017-05-23T21:31:31Z 2017-05-23T21:26:25Z 2017-05-23T21:31:31Z After nine months in space, freeze-dried mouse sperm has yielded healthy babies.
PBS airing live nature special from Alaska this summer 2017-05-23T21:31:29Z 2017-05-23T21:26:23Z 2017-05-23T21:31:29Z PBS is collaborating with the BBC on a live nature series set in Alaska this summer, where cameras will attempt to capture bears, eagles, wolves and whales in their natural habitat. Spacewalking astronauts pull off urgent station repairs 2017-05-23T21:31:28Z 2017-05-23T21:26:20Z 2017-05-23T21:31:28Z Spacewalking astronauts are tackling urgent repairs at the International Space Station. 'Winged' snake species from 5 million years ago discovered 2017-05-23T21:31:27Z 2017-05-23T21:26:19Z 2017-05-23T21:31:27Z A new species of snake that lived 5 million years ago was discovered at a fossil site in Tennessee. Climate change taking toll on clarity of Lake Tahoe water 2017-05-23T21:31:26Z 2017-05-23T21:26:17Z 2017-05-23T21:31:26Z Scientists say climate change is causing Lake Tahoe to warm sooner in the spring than it has historically, disrupting the normal mixing of shallow and deep water and undercutting gains made in reversing the loss of clarity of the cobalt mountain lake.
China urges balance on environment, economy in Antarctica 2017-05-23T21:31:19Z 2017-05-23T21:26:15Z 2017-05-23T21:31:19Z A top Chinese leader says a "proper balance" must be struck between environmental and economic interests in Antarctica as climate change exposes its vulnerabilities.
Egypt moves bed, chariot of King Tut to new museum 2017-05-23T21:31:14Z 2017-05-23T21:26:14Z 2017-05-23T21:31:14Z Egypt has safely transported two unique items, a funerary bed and a chariot belonging to the famed pharaoh King Tutankhamun from a museum in central Cairo to a new one on the other side of the city.
Victims of attack in United's 'hearts,' Jose Mourinho says 2017-05-23T20:55:07Z 2017-05-23T20:55:02Z 2017-05-23T20:55:02Z Jose Mourinho says the victims of a deadly bomb attack were in the "minds and hearts" of the Manchester United squad that flew to Stockholm for the Europa League final. The top 10 books on Apple's iBooks-US 2017-05-23T19:51:59Z 2017-05-23T19:51:55Z 2017-05-23T19:51:55Z The top 10 books on Apple's iBooks-US. The top iPhone and iPad apps on App Store 2017-05-23T19:51:59Z 2017-05-23T19:51:56Z 2017-05-23T19:51:56Z This week's top 10 paid and free apps for iPhone and iPad on the App Store.
The Latest: Macron pledges improved intelligence cooperation 2017-05-23T14:13:42Z 2017-05-23T14:13:20Z 2017-05-23T14:13:20Z Manchester police say an apparent suicide bomber set off an improvised explosive device at the end of an Ariana Grande concert. Experts question North Korea role in WannaCry cyberattack 2017-05-23T13:16:26Z 2017-05-23T13:16:11Z 2017-05-23T13:16:11Z Was North Korea really behind the WannaCry cyberattack? Experts say that's far from certain. Frenchmen claim cure for WannaCry-infected computers 2017-05-23T10:04:27Z 2017-05-23T10:04:22Z 2017-05-23T10:04:22Z A French researcher has released a free software that he claims can restore some of the computers infected by the WannaCry ransomware. NASA orders up urgent spacewalking repairs at space station 2017-05-23T09:34:11Z 2017-05-23T09:34:09Z 2017-05-23T09:34:09Z NASA has ordered up urgent spacewalking repairs at the International Space Station. Ford taps former office furniture executive to be new CEO 2017-05-23T09:32:11Z 2017-05-23T09:32:07Z 2017-05-23T09:32:07Z Ford replaces CEO, shakes up executives in new push to transform business.
North Korea says ready to deploy, mass-produce new missile 2017-05-23T07:34:50Z 2017-05-23T07:34:49Z 2017-05-23T07:34:49Z In what Pyongyang says is its answer to President Donald Trump's policies, North Korea claims it's ready to deploy and start mass producing a new midrange missile.
The Latest: Police say bomber died in concert attack 2017-05-23T07:00:23Z 2017-05-23T06:58:37Z 2017-05-23T07:00:23Z Manchester police say the man who set off an improvised explosive device at an Ariana Grande concert in northern England died in the attack. Gore says Trump can't stop climate movement 2017-05-23T06:59:55Z 2017-05-23T06:58:12Z 2017-05-23T06:58:12Z Al Gore says that the first four months of Donald Trump's presidency have proven that no one person can stop the climate movement, "not even the president.".
The Latest: Corbyn says he, prime minister halting campaigns 2017-05-23T06:55:23Z 2017-05-23T06:55:03Z 2017-05-23T06:55:03Z The Latest: British Prime Minister Theresa May says government working to learn full details of the blast that killed 19 people at Ariana Grande concert in Manchester.
Prosecutor: Too early to call school stabbing a hate crime 2017-05-23T05:06:00Z 2017-05-23T05:05:59Z 2017-05-23T05:05:59Z Officials say the fatal stabbing of a black student visiting the University of Maryland is being investigated by the FBI as a possible hate crime. Uber threatens to fire key exec in self-driving car dispute 2017-05-23T03:29:16Z 2017-05-23T03:29:14Z 2017-05-23T03:29:14Z Uber is threatening to fire a key executive accused of stealing self-driving car technology from a Google spin-off unless he waives his constitutional rights against self-incrimination so the ride-hailing service can comply with a court order. Mississippi lawmaker apologizes for calling for lynching 2017-05-23T03:27:55Z 2017-05-23T03:26:34Z 2017-05-23T03:26:34Z A Mississippi lawmaker has apologized for saying Louisiana leaders should be lynched for removing Confederate monuments. China says no mining in its immediate plans for Antarctica 2017-05-23T02:46:54Z 2017-05-23T02:46:50Z 2017-05-23T02:46:50Z Chinese officials plan to detail their ambitions for Antarctica as Beijing hosts a meeting of the international organization that oversees management of the polar region. Asian shares drift as blast in Manchester rattles investors 2017-05-23T02:24:59Z 2017-05-23T02:24:58Z 2017-05-23T02:24:58Z US stocks climb as defense companies rise after President Donald Trump completes a large sale of military equipment to Saudi Arabia.
Mark Zuckerberg says he's not running for public office 2017-05-22T22:55:13Z 2017-05-22T22:55:05Z 2017-05-22T22:55:05Z Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg says his quest this year to visit every state he hadn't before is about building relationships, not politics. Survey: New Hampshire lost an average 65 percent of beehives 2017-05-22T20:15:07Z 2017-05-22T20:15:06Z 2017-05-22T20:15:06Z The first-time survey by the New Hampshire Beekeepers Association is showing the state lost an average of 65 percent of its beehives this winter. Italy makes 12 vaccines mandatory for school-age children 2017-05-22T19:27:33Z 2017-05-22T19:26:27Z 2017-05-22T19:26:27Z The Italian government has made 12 vaccines mandatory for children attending schools up to age 16 in an effort to combat what it characterized as misinformation. 'Drogon' the ant on annual Top 10 list of new species 2017-05-22T18:16:51Z 2017-05-22T18:16:48Z 2017-05-22T18:16:48Z Drogon the ant joins a brilliant pink bush cricket and a freshwater stingray on this year's Top 10 list of new species. Appeals court strikes down FAA drone registration rule 2017-05-22T17:40:24Z 2017-05-22T17:39:53Z 2017-05-22T17:39:53Z A federal appeals court has struck down a federal regulation that required owners of recreational drones and other model aircraft to register the devices with the Federal Aviation Administration.
Artists ask Polish leaders to stop primeval forest logging 2017-05-22T16:35:12Z 2017-05-22T16:35:05Z 2017-05-22T16:35:05Z Writers and artists have appealed to Poland's top leaders to stop the logging at Europe's last primeval forest. China, Japan extract combustible ice from seafloor 2017-05-22T15:58:35Z 2017-05-22T15:57:01Z 2017-05-22T15:57:01Z Commercial development of the globe's vast reserves of a frozen fossil fuel known as "combustible ice" has moved closer to reality after Japan and China successfully extracted the material from the seafloor. Katy Perry's 'backpack kid' steals show during 'SNL' gig 2017-05-22T15:35:53Z 2017-05-22T15:35:48Z 2017-05-22T15:35:48Z A teen Instagram dancing sensation has gone from online to on-air after Katy Perry invited him to show off his moves during her "Saturday Night Live" performance over the weekend. Woman calls cops worried semen in thermos might explode 2017-05-22T14:58:42Z 2017-05-22T14:58:16Z 2017-05-22T14:58:16Z A Florida woman who was trying to get pregnant via artificial insemination called police because she feared the thermos she was using to store sperm and dry ice might explode. US forecasters: Here comes another hotter than normal summer 2017-05-22T13:46:28Z 2017-05-22T13:46:23Z 2017-05-22T13:46:23Z The National Weather Service is forecasting that the summer will be hotter than normal for most of the United States except for a small circle of states in the northern Midwest. Rape inquiry dropped, WikiLeaks' Assange remains in embassy 2017-05-22T12:58:37Z 2017-05-22T12:57:58Z 2017-05-22T12:57:58Z Sweden's top prosecutor says she is dropping an investigation into a rape claim against WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange after almost seven years. North Korea calls latest solid-fuel missile test successful 2017-05-22T05:03:56Z 2017-05-22T05:03:54Z 2017-05-22T05:03:54Z South Korea says North Korea has fired an unidentified projectile from an area near its capital, Pyongyang, in what could be the latest weapons test for a country speeding up its nuclear weapons and missile development.
Oil company watches over pregnant polar bear under bridge 2017-05-22T04:33:45Z 2017-05-22T04:33:40Z 2017-05-22T04:33:40Z A pregnant polar bear seeking to dig her maternity den chose an unlikely spot: a snow drift along a bridge leading to an artificial production island off the north coast of Alaska.
Sweden drops case but WikiLeaks' Assange is not in the clear 2017-05-22T04:24:31Z 2017-05-22T04:24:27Z 2017-05-22T04:24:27Z Swedish prosecutors have dropped their investigation into a rape allegation against Julian Assange, almost seven years after it began and five years after the WikiLeaks founder sought refuge inside Ecuador's London embassy to avoid extradition.
Trump briefly sees country star Toby Keith's Saudi show 2017-05-22T02:53:46Z 2017-05-22T02:53:38Z 2017-05-22T02:53:38Z American country singer Toby Keith held a concert in the Saudi capital, Riyadh, on the sidelines of President Donald Trump's first overseas visit.
With no Triple Crown in play, Belmont lacks a singular buzz 2017-05-22T00:24:39Z 2017-05-22T00:24:39Z 2017-05-22T00:24:39Z Plans for Preakness winner Cloud Computing still up in the air with Belmont down the road.
Rested and ready: 13-1 shot Cloud Computing wins Preakness 2017-05-21T18:36:40Z 2017-05-21T18:36:36Z 2017-05-21T18:36:36Z Cloud Computing ran down Classic Empire in the final strides to win the Preakness by a head in an upset. US stance holding up nations' pledges on climate change 2017-05-21T12:45:12Z 2017-05-21T12:45:04Z 2017-05-21T12:45:04Z Fiji says uncertainty over whether the United States will pull out of the Paris Agreement won't stop the rest of the international community from trying to make progress at this year's international climate summit.
In Saudi Arabia, Melania Trump opts to keep her head bare 2017-05-21T12:05:05Z 2017-05-21T12:05:05Z 2017-05-21T12:05:05Z Melania Trump's decision not to wear a headscarf upon arrival in the Middle East is drawing attention on social media.
Montana Republican goes from wary Trump backer to all-in 2017-05-21T11:44:56Z 2017-05-21T11:44:49Z 2017-05-21T11:44:49Z The Republican who hopes to win Montana's congressional seat in a special election next week has switched gears and now enthusiastically backs Donald Trump. Actor Tom Hanks is on the beat, flagging car for police 2017-05-21T11:42:37Z 2017-05-21T11:42:30Z 2017-05-21T11:42:30Z Actor Tom Hanks is on the beat in New York City, using Twitter to alert police to a car with a slew of tickets on its windshield.
The Latest: Trump gets royal treatment from Saudis. 2017-05-21T06:12:52Z 2017-05-21T06:12:52Z 2017-05-21T06:12:52Z Trump opens his first trip abroad since taking office, visiting Saudi Arabia as he tries to build stronger partnerships to combat terrorism.
The Latest: Cloud Computing wins Preakness in upset 2017-05-20T23:23:34Z 2017-05-20T23:23:33Z 2017-05-20T23:23:33Z The infield party is in full swing ahead of the 142nd running of the Preakness Stakes at Pimlico in Baltimore. Questlove to perform at prom despite earlier cancellation 2017-05-20T13:12:21Z 2017-05-20T13:12:19Z 2017-05-20T13:12:19Z Questlove is assuring students at a Pennsylvania high school that he will still perform at their prom despite unexpectedly canceling days earlier.
Chaffetz resigns at career pinnacle after years in spotlight 2017-05-20T10:27:18Z 2017-05-20T10:25:01Z 2017-05-20T10:27:18Z Rep. Jason Chaffetz was a determined investigator of the Obama administration and of Hillary Clinton's use of a private email server from his seat as chairman of a House oversight committee.
FCC vote kicks off a battle over regulation of the internet 2017-05-19T21:23:54Z 2017-05-19T21:23:53Z 2017-05-19T21:23:53Z A federal agency has voted to kick off the repeal of "net neutrality" rules designed to keep broadband providers like AT&T, Verizon and Comcast from interfering with the internet. Oil company watches over pregnant polar bear under bridge 2017-05-19T19:42:10Z 2017-05-19T19:42:08Z 2017-05-19T19:42:08Z An oil company took vigorous steps to protect a pregnant polar bear after she dug a maternity den near company infrastructure off the north coast of Alaska.
Kobe Bryant dishes an assist to test-weary high schoolers 2017-05-19T18:43:59Z 2017-05-19T18:43:55Z 2017-05-19T18:43:55Z Kobe Bryant has come through with an assist for some high school students in Indiana by getting them out of a final exam.
Google unveils latest tech tricks as computers get smarter 2017-05-19T18:34:53Z 2017-05-19T18:33:20Z 2017-05-19T18:33:20Z Google is about to provide the latest peek at its digital services and gadgets as it seeks to become an even more influential force in people's lives.
With drama aplenty, Netflix and 'Okja' debut in Cannes 2017-05-19T17:41:05Z 2017-05-19T17:40:53Z 2017-05-19T17:40:53Z As if Netflix's entry into the Cannes Film Festival hadn't already prompted enough drama, the first screening of the Netflix release "Okja" was marred by a technical glitch that led the festival to apologize.
Indonesia arrests Japanese man in reptile smuggling 2017-05-19T17:15:35Z 2017-05-19T17:15:15Z 2017-05-19T17:15:15Z Indonesian authorities have arrested a Japanese man who conservationists says is a major player in the illegal wildlife trade for allegedly attempting to smuggle more than 250 reptiles out of the country.
At a Glance: Some of Google's new features seem ... familiar 2017-05-19T17:03:11Z 2017-05-19T17:03:07Z 2017-05-19T17:03:07Z Google announced several new "smart" features for its apps and services _ several of which are already offered by rivals such as Amazon, Apple and Facebook.
The Latest: Familiarity in Google's newly unveiled services 2017-05-19T16:53:32Z 2017-05-19T16:53:19Z 2017-05-19T16:53:19Z Google's latest tool lets you point your phone's camera at places and objects to get information about them.
Go west, young pine: US forests shifting with climate change 2017-05-19T16:34:18Z 2017-05-19T16:33:07Z 2017-05-19T16:33:07Z A new study finds a warmer, wetter climate is helping push Eastern U.S. trees to the north and, surprisingly, west. Toyota, Nissan, others get behind fuel cell push in Japan 2017-05-19T16:10:17Z 2017-05-19T16:10:02Z 2017-05-19T16:10:02Z Japan backs push for pollution-free vehicles that run on hydrogen, plans to build more hydrogen fueling stations and boost number of fuel-cell vehicles on roads to 40,000 by 2020.
California tortoises died trying to reproduce during drought 2017-05-19T16:01:07Z 2017-05-19T16:00:59Z 2017-05-19T16:00:59Z Scientists examining the deaths of female desert tortoises near Joshua Tree National Park say it appears the animals died while exhausting their water and energy to lay eggs during California's drought.
Correction: Russia-Navalny story 2017-05-19T15:09:54Z 2017-05-19T15:09:49Z 2017-05-19T15:09:49Z Russian billionaire Alisher Usmanov has launched a video attack on opposition leader Alexei Navalny shortly before the trial in Usmanov vs. Navalny defamation case was to begin. EU fines Facebook over misleading information 2017-05-19T14:42:20Z 2017-05-19T14:42:14Z 2017-05-19T14:42:14Z The EU's competition watchdog has fined Facebook 110 million euros ($122 million) for providing misleading information over its buyout of mobile messaging service WhatsApp.
The Latest: Bill O'Reilly pays tribute to Ailes on podcast 2017-05-19T12:19:45Z 2017-05-19T12:19:41Z 2017-05-19T12:19:41Z Former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee, a former Fox News personality and Roger Ailes' friend, is calling the former Fox chief "a genius.".
Wal-Mart sees online sales surge, more shoppers at stores 2017-05-19T12:09:57Z 2017-05-19T12:09:55Z 2017-05-19T12:09:55Z Wal-Mart Stores beats 1Q earnings expectations, misses revenue forecasts.
Cisco Systems announces 1,100 more layoffs 2017-05-19T11:33:21Z 2017-05-19T11:31:02Z 2017-05-19T11:33:21Z Cisco Systems is laying off 1,100 more workers as the internet gear maker battles declining revenue while it struggles to meet shifting technology markets. EU moves toward greater freedom for watching online content 2017-05-19T10:01:08Z 2017-05-19T10:01:03Z 2017-05-19T10:01:03Z The European Union has taken a major step that will allow subscribers to online movies and television to watch the content throughout the 28 members of the union instead of being blocked once they leave their country. Tiny uninhabited Pacific isle has 38 million pieces of trash 2017-05-19T10:00:54Z 2017-05-19T10:00:48Z 2017-05-19T10:00:48Z When researchers traveled to a tiny, uninhabited island in the midst of the Pacific Ocean, they were astonished to find an estimated 38 million pieces of trash washed up on the beaches.
China's Xi says willing to help end rift with South Korea 2017-05-19T09:09:18Z 2017-05-19T09:09:18Z 2017-05-19T09:09:18Z Chinese President Xi Jinping has said he's willing to help ties with South Korea return to a "normal track" amid a rift over Seoul's deployment of a high-tech U.S. missile-defense system to guard against North Korean threats.
Trump claims witch hunt, says he's most hounded leader ever 2017-05-19T07:51:12Z 2017-05-19T07:51:12Z 2017-05-19T07:51:12Z The Justice Department appointed former FBI Director Robert Mueller Wednesday evening as a special counsel to oversee the federal investigation into allegations Russia and Donald Trump's campaign collaborated to influence the 2016 presidential election.
Lithuania court delays extradition ruling in phishing case 2017-05-19T07:43:19Z 2017-05-19T07:43:05Z 2017-05-19T07:43:05Z A court in Lithuania wants more information from the United States before ruling on the extradition of a local businessman suspected of conning Google and Facebook out of more than $100 million. Facebook to stream MLB game each Friday starting this week 2017-05-18T20:42:37Z 2017-05-18T20:42:35Z 2017-05-18T20:42:35Z Major League Baseball announced Facebook will carry a live game nationally each Friday night starting with Colorado at Cincinnati this week. Talks on airplane laptop ban end with no ban, more talks 2017-05-18T20:35:02Z 2017-05-18T20:32:09Z 2017-05-18T20:35:02Z European Union and U.S. transport and security officials will meet in Brussels Wednesday to discuss U.S. plans to broaden an in-flight ban on laptops and tablets to include plans from Europe.
Plant with rotting flesh smell blooms in California 2017-05-18T19:02:37Z 2017-05-18T19:02:27Z 2017-05-18T19:02:27Z Fullerton Arboretum's Nature Center has a flower that smells like rotting flesh.
Global tailpipe tests vastly underestimate diesel pollution 2017-05-18T18:11:24Z 2017-05-18T18:11:05Z 2017-05-18T18:11:05Z Researchers find government lab tests don't accurately measure real-world tailpipe pollution from diesel trucks, buses and cars.
The Latest: George H.W. Bush weighs in on Ailes' death 2017-05-18T16:59:37Z 2017-05-18T16:59:33Z 2017-05-18T16:59:33Z Fox News executive chairman Rupert Murdoch mourns death of Roger Ailes.
Sorry, not sorry: Jennifer Lawrence owns up to pole dancing 2017-05-18T14:31:30Z 2017-05-18T14:29:20Z 2017-05-18T14:31:30Z Jennifer Lawrence has acknowledged that a tabloid site's video of her dancing on a stripper pole is the real thing, but the actress says she's not sorry about it. Kosovo makes Dutchmen land drone over flying govt building 2017-05-18T13:50:37Z 2017-05-18T13:50:32Z 2017-05-18T13:50:32Z Kosovo police have reported they have forced two Dutch men to land their drone flying over the government's building.
What we currently know about the global cyberattack 2017-05-18T12:12:56Z 2017-05-18T12:11:57Z 2017-05-18T12:11:57Z As danger from the global cyberattack continues to fade, analysts are starting to assess the damage. Qualcomm: Apple is pressuring contractors in patent dispute 2017-05-18T11:40:03Z 2017-05-18T11:39:50Z 2017-05-18T11:39:50Z Manufacturers that build Apple's iPhone and iPad are now being drawn in to an escalating dispute with the chipmaker Qualcomm.
Malaysia seizes 330 exotic tortoises from Madagascar 2017-05-18T11:10:48Z 2017-05-18T11:10:34Z 2017-05-18T11:10:34Z Malaysian authorities say they have seized 330 exotic tortoises from Madagascar worth 1.2 million ringgit ($276,721) in the latest heist of illegal wildlife and animal parts being smuggled into the country. Arrested Thai activist getting S. Korean human rights award 2017-05-18T10:40:26Z 2017-05-18T10:40:19Z 2017-05-18T10:40:19Z A Thai law student arrested for sharing an article about the country's new king that was posted on Facebook is this year's winner of South Korea's most prestigious human rights award.
Amazon refreshes lineup of low-cost tablets, new kids model 2017-05-18T07:32:31Z 2017-05-18T07:31:26Z 2017-05-18T07:31:26Z Amazon is offering a thinner and lighter version of its cheapest, 7-inch tablet, while shaving $10 off the price of an 8-inch model. MIT student sues CIA for info on Twitter jokes 2017-05-18T07:21:12Z 2017-05-18T07:21:02Z 2017-05-18T07:21:02Z A Massachusetts doctoral student is trying to force the CIA to open up about how it uses jokes on social media. Ohio political commentators sue over online harassment ban 2017-05-18T05:17:29Z 2017-05-18T05:17:19Z 2017-05-18T05:17:19Z A group of liberal and conservative online political commentators in Ohio has filed a constitutional challenge to the state's recently enacted law against Internet harassment. Ford to cut jobs as sales level off, stock price lags 2017-05-18T01:56:08Z 2017-05-18T01:56:06Z 2017-05-18T01:56:06Z Ford says it will cut 1,400 salaried jobs by September in North America, Asia. Ohio high school students get pepper-sprayed for class 2017-05-18T00:31:56Z 2017-05-18T00:27:19Z 2017-05-18T00:31:56Z A video has gone viral showing more than a dozen Ohio high school students being pepper sprayed in the face.
AP Interview: Surfer worked from bedroom to beat cyberattack 2017-05-17T23:58:39Z 2017-05-17T23:58:34Z 2017-05-17T23:58:34Z As a vast "ransomware" cyberattack raced from computer to computer, infecting tens of thousands around the world, a young tech expert working in his bedroom in England brought the rampage to a halt. No need to schlep wallet, keys at Universal's new water park 2017-05-17T22:40:15Z 2017-05-17T22:40:05Z 2017-05-17T22:40:05Z When Universal Orlando opens its new water park later this month, it will debut a new wristband that eliminates lines and the need for wallets.
Study: Taking abortion pill at home as safe as in a clinic 2017-05-17T22:37:54Z 2017-05-17T22:37:48Z 2017-05-17T22:37:48Z A new study show medical abortions done at home with online help and pills sent in the mail appear to be just as safe as those done at a clinic. NASA nixes crew for test flight of new megarocket in 2019 2017-05-17T21:33:36Z 2017-05-17T21:29:05Z 2017-05-17T21:33:36Z NASA says the test flight of its new megarocket will fly without a crew.
Astronauts ace station's 200th spacewalk, shortened by leak 2017-05-17T21:33:32Z 2017-05-17T21:29:01Z 2017-05-17T21:33:32Z An equipment water leak has shortened Friday's spacewalk by two U.S. astronauts at the International Space Station. 2 small earthquakes in Oklahoma bring to dozen over weekend 2017-05-17T21:33:27Z 2017-05-17T21:28:54Z 2017-05-17T21:33:27Z Two small earthquakes recorded in Oklahoma by the U.S. Geological Survey bring to a dozen the number of temblors recorded in the state during the weekend.
The Latest: Law enforcement officials flag North Korea link 2017-05-17T20:32:55Z 2017-05-17T20:28:36Z 2017-05-17T20:32:55Z Saudi Arabia says the WannaCry "ransomware" attack has affected some government computers as well as those of Saudi Telecom Co., which provides landline, mobile and internet services for millions in the country. Syrian refugees in Jordan's desert get solar power 2017-05-17T19:18:42Z 2017-05-17T19:18:33Z 2017-05-17T19:18:33Z Solar power now lights up Syrian refugee shelters in Jordan's remote desert, making their camp the world's first hooked up to renewable energy.
Iconic Hoover Dam lights up in turquoise for lung health 2017-05-17T18:38:00Z 2017-05-17T18:37:39Z 2017-05-17T18:37:39Z The iconic Hoover Dam near Las Vegas was lit up in turquoise in honor of National Women's Lung Health Week. Romania foreign ministry target of "surgical" cyberattack 2017-05-17T18:19:07Z 2017-05-17T18:19:06Z 2017-05-17T18:19:06Z A Romanian cyber intelligence official has confirmed the foreign ministry had been the target of a "surgical, targeted, specialized" cyberattack likely orchestrated by another country.
The Latest: Mattis 'not worried' about Trump sharing intel 2017-05-17T17:48:40Z 2017-05-17T17:48:39Z 2017-05-17T17:48:39Z President Donald Trump's national security adviser plans to brief reporters at the White House. Federal appeals court upholds Google trademark 2017-05-17T13:38:24Z 2017-05-17T13:37:42Z 2017-05-17T13:37:42Z A federal appeals court has rejected a lawsuit that aimed to cancel Google's trademark by arguing that "google" is now synonymous with searching the internet. Social media abuzz as flying insects swarm part of London 2017-05-17T13:38:05Z 2017-05-17T13:37:32Z 2017-05-17T13:37:32Z Social media users in London are buzzing about an apparent swarm of flying insects that has descended on one part of the city.
Amazon's streaming software powers new smart TVs 2017-05-17T13:32:27Z 2017-05-17T13:28:14Z 2017-05-17T13:32:27Z Amazon's streaming TV software will appear on a new line of smart TVs designed to blend streaming TV services and over-the-air channels, but not cable packages.
White House insists Trump's disclosures 'wholly appropriate' 2017-05-17T13:19:52Z 2017-05-17T13:17:50Z 2017-05-17T13:19:52Z President Donald Trump revealed highly classified information to senior Russian officials during an Oval Office meeting last week, putting a source of intelligence on the Islamic State at risk, The Washington Post has reported. US Navy wants larger, better fleet, says cost not determined 2017-05-17T12:35:49Z 2017-05-17T12:35:47Z 2017-05-17T12:35:47Z The U.S. Navy's senior officer wants a larger and better fleet sooner to compete with other countries, but says the cost is yet to be determined.
US admiral: North Korea's actions 'recipe for disaster' 2017-05-17T08:29:56Z 2017-05-17T08:26:18Z 2017-05-17T08:29:56Z North Korea's recent military actions are 'a recipe for a disaster,' says top American military officer in the Pacific. Bon Jovi surprises grads, guests with commencement show 2017-05-17T08:16:16Z 2017-05-17T08:16:11Z 2017-05-17T08:16:11Z Rock band Bon Jovi surprises Fairleigh Dickinson grads, guests with impromptu commencement performance.
New Alaska handbook provides how-to on heated greenhouses 2017-05-17T06:29:52Z 2017-05-17T06:29:48Z 2017-05-17T06:29:48Z Alaska has released a handbook that shows schools and community groups how to build greenhouses heated with a plentiful local resource: wood. Delphi joins BMW-Intel-Mobileye autonomous car partnership 2017-05-17T06:22:54Z 2017-05-17T06:22:53Z 2017-05-17T06:22:53Z Automotive parts and electronics maker Delphi Corp. is the latest partner to join BMW, Intel and Mobileye to develop autonomous vehicles. What we currently know about the global cyberattack 2017-05-17T05:29:41Z 2017-05-17T05:25:36Z 2017-05-17T05:29:41Z A South Korean cyber security expert says there is more circumstantial evidence that North Korea may be behind the global "ransomware" attack. China's fondness for pirated software raises risks in attack 2017-05-17T05:14:14Z 2017-05-17T05:14:14Z 2017-05-17T05:14:14Z China's fondness for pirated software left it especially vulnerable to the latest global cyberattack.
An alert researcher, teamwork helped stem huge cyberattack 2017-05-17T02:43:48Z 2017-05-17T02:43:39Z 2017-05-17T02:43:39Z An alert researcher, a cheap domain name, cross-ocean cooperation helped stem effects of cyberattack. Body farm for researchers and detectives opens near Tampa 2017-05-17T01:25:37Z 2017-05-17T01:24:41Z 2017-05-17T01:24:41Z A "body farm" opens near Tampa, enabling researchers to study how corpses decompose in Florida's climate.
The Latest: 29,000 Chinese institutions hit by cyberattack 2017-05-16T23:15:04Z 2017-05-16T23:14:54Z 2017-05-16T23:14:54Z Chinese media are reporting that the global "ransomware" virus attacked many university networks in China.
White House: Blame cyberattack on hackers, not spy agencies 2017-05-16T23:04:13Z 2017-05-16T23:04:07Z 2017-05-16T23:04:07Z President Donald Trump's homeland security adviser says hackers, not U.S. intelligence agencies, are to blame for the cyberattack encircling the globe. Man thanks iPhone's Siri for saving his life in explosion 2017-05-16T22:46:42Z 2017-05-16T22:46:41Z 2017-05-16T22:46:41Z A New Hampshire man who was injured in a house explosion is thanking "Siri" for saving his life. The top iPhone and iPad apps on App Store 2017-05-16T20:12:42Z 2017-05-16T20:12:40Z 2017-05-16T20:12:40Z This week's top 10 paid and free apps for iPhone and iPad on the App Store. Starbucks customers say outage leads to free drinks 2017-05-16T19:35:32Z 2017-05-16T19:35:24Z 2017-05-16T19:35:24Z Some Starbucks customers say they're getting drinks for free because of a register outage.
Huge cyberattack ebbs as investigators work to find culprits 2017-05-16T19:05:36Z 2017-05-16T19:05:31Z 2017-05-16T19:05:31Z Global cyber chaos is spreading as companies boot up computers at work following the weekend's worldwide "ransomware" cyberattack. Facebook fined $166,000 for breach of French privacy laws 2017-05-16T17:12:30Z 2017-05-16T17:12:30Z 2017-05-16T17:12:30Z France's independent privacy watchdog has fined Facebook for breaching French privacy laws by tracking and using the personal data of 33 million users, as well as non-users who browse the internet.
The Latest: Cyberattack hits schools, hospital in Taiwan 2017-05-16T17:04:50Z 2017-05-16T17:04:44Z 2017-05-16T17:04:44Z A law enforcement official says investigators believe additional companies in the United States have been affected but have not yet come forward to report the attacks. UN, Microsoft announce $5M partnership on human rights 2017-05-16T16:44:16Z 2017-05-16T16:44:07Z 2017-05-16T16:44:07Z Microsoft says it is contributing $5 million over five years to the United Nations human rights office, assistance the Geneva-based agency called a "landmark partnership" that could prod other big private-sector donors to follow suit.
The Latest: National security adviser to brief reporters 2017-05-16T15:34:25Z 2017-05-16T15:34:17Z 2017-05-16T15:34:17Z Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull won't say whether report on classified info will affect Australia's intelligence-sharing partnership with the U.S. Ukraine to block access to Russia's social media websites 2017-05-16T14:12:51Z 2017-05-16T14:12:46Z 2017-05-16T14:12:46Z Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko in another round of sanctions to respond to Russia's annexation of Crimea has decreed to block the access to Russia's most popular social media websites and search engines. Judge tells Uber to return Waymo files taken by engineer 2017-05-16T12:33:51Z 2017-05-16T12:33:36Z 2017-05-16T12:33:36Z A federal judge has ordered Uber to stop using technology from 14,000 documents that a key executive downloaded before he left Waymo, the Alphabet Inc. autonomous car arm that was spun off from Google. 5 ways to become a smaller target for ransomware hackers 2017-05-16T09:27:05Z 2017-05-16T09:24:52Z 2017-05-16T09:27:05Z Here are five ways to make you a less-likely victim of cyberhacking and those who would try to hold your data for ransom.
AP Interview: Expert who beat cyberattack says he's no hero 2017-05-16T08:43:29Z 2017-05-16T08:43:20Z 2017-05-16T08:43:20Z A young British computer expert credited with cracking the WannaCry cyberattack has told The Associated Press he doesn't consider himself a hero but fights malware because "it's the right thing to do.''.
White House: Cyberattack has not affected US government 2017-05-16T08:06:38Z 2017-05-16T08:06:38Z 2017-05-16T08:06:38Z President Donald Trump's homeland security adviser says that so far, no U.S. federal systems have been affected by the global cyberattack. North Korea: New long-range missile can carry heavy nuke 2017-05-16T08:03:49Z 2017-05-16T08:03:42Z 2017-05-16T08:03:42Z North Korea says the missile it launched over the weekend was a new type of long-range ballistic rocket that can carry a heavy nuclear warhead.
Canadian woman's cutout of Spicer in bush gets attention 2017-05-16T08:03:36Z 2017-05-16T08:03:27Z 2017-05-16T08:03:27Z A Canadian woman's idea to make a lawn ornament out of a picture of White House press secretary Sean Spicer has been trending on social media.
AP Explains: North Korea missile test is huge step forward 2017-05-16T06:13:53Z 2017-05-16T06:13:51Z 2017-05-16T06:13:51Z North Korea's latest ballistic missile test may be nearly as big a deal as its propaganda machine claims.
The Latest: More US firms believed hit by cyberattack 2017-05-16T01:25:55Z 2017-05-16T01:24:24Z 2017-05-16T01:24:24Z A Japanese nonprofit says has computers at 600 locations had been hit in the global "ransomware" cyberattack. North Korea missile launch tests Trump's China outreach 2017-05-15T23:05:26Z 2017-05-15T23:05:11Z 2017-05-15T23:05:11Z North Korea's launch of a longer-range missile shows advances in its technological capabilities and offers the sternest test yet of President Donald Trump's strategy to work with China to combat the threat. Trade groups appeal to Beijing to postpone cybersecurity law 2017-05-15T22:15:30Z 2017-05-15T22:15:21Z 2017-05-15T22:15:21Z Trade groups appeal to Beijing to postpone cybersecurity law.
A DIY resistance tries to keep the fight against Trump fresh 2017-05-15T19:43:00Z 2017-05-15T19:42:50Z 2017-05-15T19:42:50Z The self-described resistance to President Donald Trump has moved on from the early women's marches and protests at airports against his travel ban on certain immigrants, but the activists remain determined.
Trump's lawyer defends posting photo of daughter in lingerie 2017-05-15T17:34:38Z 2017-05-15T17:34:19Z 2017-05-15T17:34:19Z A personal lawyer for President Donald Trump who posted a picture of his daughter wearing lingerie from a modeling shoot is firing back at critics on Twitter.
Tillerson says US won't be rushed on climate change policies 2017-05-15T16:04:59Z 2017-05-15T16:04:46Z 2017-05-15T16:04:46Z Officials from the world's eight Arctic nations will meet in Alaska amid concerns about the sensitive region after President Trump called for more oil drilling and development.
Experts: Conditions behind cyberattack may be hard to mimic 2017-05-15T13:14:09Z 2017-05-15T13:14:07Z 2017-05-15T13:14:07Z The cyberextortion attack hitting dozens of countries was a "perfect storm" of sorts. EU, US to meet Wednesday over in-flight laptop ban 2017-05-15T11:26:14Z 2017-05-15T11:24:27Z 2017-05-15T11:26:14Z European Union and U.S. transport and security officials will meet in Brussels Wednesday to discuss U.S. plans to broaden an in-flight ban on laptops and tablets to include plans from Europe. Depp to star in film as McAfee antivirus software inventor 2017-05-15T11:12:31Z 2017-05-15T11:12:16Z 2017-05-15T11:12:16Z Johnny Depp is set to star in "King of the Jungle," a dark comedy about the eccentric inventor of McAfee Antivirus software, John McAfee.
Western Digital seeks arbitration on Toshiba chips unit sale 2017-05-15T11:02:13Z 2017-05-15T11:02:07Z 2017-05-15T11:02:07Z Western Digital is seeking arbitration in a dispute with its joint venture partner Toshiba Corp. over the sale of the Japanese electronics giant's computer-chip business. Toshiba reports massive loss for year over Westinghouse woes 2017-05-15T08:31:48Z 2017-05-15T08:31:47Z 2017-05-15T08:31:47Z Toshiba, whose U.S. nuclear unit Westinghouse has filed for bankruptcy protection, is reporting a 950 billion yen ($8.4 billion) net loss for the fiscal year ended March. Japan wakes up to global 'ransomware' cyberattack 2017-05-15T06:52:15Z 2017-05-15T06:51:40Z 2017-05-15T06:51:40Z Japan has fallen victim of a global "ransomware" cyberattack that has created chaos in 150 countries. North Korea: New long-range missile can carry heavy nuke 2017-05-15T06:28:27Z 2017-05-15T06:27:25Z 2017-05-15T06:27:25Z South Korea says rival North Korea launched a projectile believed to be a ballistic missile.
Log in, look out: Cyber chaos may grow at workweek's start 2017-05-15T05:12:39Z 2017-05-15T05:12:34Z 2017-05-15T05:12:34Z As terrifying as the unprecedented global "ransomware" attack has been, cybersecurity experts say it's penny-ante compared with what might be coming. Ex-governor's ambitions paved way to dam crisis, records say 2017-05-15T04:23:22Z 2017-05-15T04:23:17Z 2017-05-15T04:23:17Z Historical records reveal the late Gov. Pat Brown misled voters about the cost of building the nation's tallest dam, ignored recommendations to delay construction and dismissed allegations that substandard materials were used to build the project.
The Latest: GOP lawmakers mark success with rules reversals 2017-05-15T01:22:37Z 2017-05-15T01:22:35Z 2017-05-15T01:22:35Z GOP lawmakers point to reversal of Obama-era rules as sign of change and achievement. Elon Musk posts video of 'electric sled' for tunnel travel 2017-05-14T20:14:52Z 2017-05-14T20:14:44Z 2017-05-14T20:14:44Z Billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk on Friday posted video on social media of what he describes as an electric sled speeding through a tunnel, a test of a system he envisions for underground passages to speed traffic under Los Angeles' congested roads. US prepares to ban laptops on flights from Europe 2017-05-14T20:14:41Z 2017-05-14T20:14:36Z 2017-05-14T20:14:36Z The European Union is seeking information from the United States about exactly what security threat sparked its in-flight laptop ban amid concern the measure might be imposed on EU flights.
Dutch group says it will soon start cleaning up ocean trash 2017-05-14T17:15:41Z 2017-05-14T17:15:37Z 2017-05-14T17:15:37Z A Dutch foundation aiming to rid the world's oceans of plastic waste says it will start cleaning up the huge area of floating junk known as the Great Pacific Garbage Patch within the next 12 months, two years earlier than planned. Iran's reformist ex-president Khatami says re-elect Rouhani 2017-05-14T16:43:28Z 2017-05-14T16:43:23Z 2017-05-14T16:43:23Z Iran's former reformist President Mohammad Khatami has called on voters to re-elect President Hassan Rouhani in the May 19 presidential elections. Correction: Global Cyberattack story 2017-05-14T15:42:14Z 2017-05-14T15:42:12Z 2017-05-14T15:42:12Z Britain's National Cyber Security Center says teams are working "round the clock" to restore hospital computer systems after a global cyberattack that hit dozens of countries forced British hospitals to cancel and delay treatment for patients.
Criminal allegations, legal and image woes mount for Uber 2017-05-14T13:25:57Z 2017-05-14T13:25:08Z 2017-05-14T13:25:08Z A federal judge has referred allegations that Uber is using trade secrets stolen from Google's Waymo autonomous car unit to the U.S. Attorney's office for investigation. The Latest: Researcher who helped halt cyberattack applauded 2017-05-14T09:32:40Z 2017-05-14T09:32:30Z 2017-05-14T09:32:30Z The head of Turkey's Information and Communication Technologies Authority or BTK says the nation was among those affected by the ransomware attack.
Dozens of countries hit by huge cyberextortion attack 2017-05-14T06:55:10Z 2017-05-14T06:54:08Z 2017-05-14T06:54:08Z A large cyberattack had crippled computer systems at hospitals across England, with appointments canceled, phone lines down and patients turned away.
Video Clip: Thousands of Long Island residents still without power - Disaster tourists seek firsthand look at NY's storm-ravaged neighborhoods, annoying some