Trump picks combat over caution in court fight 2018-09-23T04:43:26Z 2018-09-22T07:10:33Z 2018-09-23T04:43:26Z President Donald Trump is embracing combat over caution with the allegation of sexual misconduct against his Supreme Court nominee.
Comcast beats Fox in Sky auction with $39B bid 2018-09-23T03:43:40Z 2018-09-22T19:40:51Z 2018-09-23T03:43:37Z Comcast beats Fox in rare auction for Sky TV with $39B bid.
Japanese supply ship heads to space station after delays 2018-09-23T02:11:39Z 2018-09-22T23:41:29Z 2018-09-23T02:11:33Z An unmanned Japanese space capsule is heading to the International Space Station with 5,500 kilograms (12,000 pounds) of cargo including food, experiments and new batteries.
Study of puzzling fossils confirms they came from an animal 2018-09-23T01:22:58Z 2018-09-20T18:18:21Z 2018-09-23T01:22:56Z Scientists say puzzling fossils from more than 500 million years ago are traces of an animal.
Bye bye bugs? Scientists fear non-pest insects are declining 2018-09-23T01:22:56Z 2018-09-20T05:19:33Z 2018-09-23T01:22:54Z Scientists are noticing fewer and fewer moths, ladybugs, fireflies and butterflies, but they can't quite quantify what's happening to flying insect because they never measured how many bugs there used to be. Russian space chief: No '2nd-tier status' with NASA outpost 2018-09-23T01:22:53Z 2018-09-22T14:51:29Z 2018-09-23T01:22:49Z Russia's space agency chief has made an opaque statement about its involvement in the NASA-led plan to create an international outpost near the moon, but Roscosmos spokesman quickly clarified that Russia is staying in the project. Good rhino news in South Africa, where killing rate drops 2018-09-23T01:22:52Z 2018-09-21T14:44:49Z 2018-09-23T01:22:48Z Good rhino news in South Africa, where killing rate drops after years of record numbers.
German energy company: saving threatened forest 'illusion' 2018-09-23T01:22:48Z 2018-09-21T07:29:53Z 2018-09-23T01:22:46Z A German energy executive whose company plans to clear an ancient forest to expand a lignite strip mine says it's an "illusion" to think the woodland can be saved, and halting the project would cost his firm up to 5 billion euros ($5.9 billion).
Memory's frailty may be playing role in Kavanaugh matter 2018-09-23T01:22:45Z 2018-09-21T05:39:57Z 2018-09-23T01:22:45Z In he-said, she-said disputes like Kavanaugh case, frailty of memory may play a role.
Yellowstone thermal spring erupts for 4th time in 60 years 2018-09-23T01:22:42Z 2018-09-20T21:39:40Z 2018-09-23T01:22:42Z Officials at Yellowstone National Park say new thermal activity occurred at the park over the past several days. Japan space rovers lowered to asteroid to collect data 2018-09-23T01:22:39Z 2018-09-21T10:19:58Z 2018-09-23T01:22:39Z A Japanese spacecraft has released two small exploration robots on an asteroid in a research effort that may provide clues to the origin of the solar system. Report: Missouri landfill emissions once posed health risks 2018-09-23T01:22:37Z 2018-09-21T20:24:09Z 2018-09-23T01:22:36Z A new report says emissions near a troubled St. Louis County landfill posed health concerns for workers and nearby residents, but remediation efforts have largely diminished the risks.
Shame, fear: Survivors explain not reporting sexual assaults 2018-09-22T20:43:44Z 2018-09-21T22:20:26Z 2018-09-22T20:43:43Z Survivors respond with fury to Trump's remarks on woman who accused court nominee of sexual assault. Fox, Comcast bid for Sky in rare auction 2018-09-22T19:33:18Z 2018-09-22T19:30:47Z 2018-09-22T19:33:18Z Comcast and 21st Century Fox are contenders for the highest bid for European broadcaster Sky.
Dow hits another all-time high on mixed day for US stocks 2018-09-22T17:01:24Z 2018-09-21T14:40:05Z 2018-09-22T17:01:21Z U.S. stocks are moving broadly higher in early trading, extending gains from a day earlier when the market climbed to all-time highs.
PayPal is the latest platform to ditch Alex Jones, Infowars 2018-09-22T16:21:11Z 2018-09-21T22:20:32Z 2018-09-22T16:21:09Z PayPal is the latest platform to ditch Jones and his Infowars site, which along with conspiracy theories peddles "I Stand With Trump" t-shirts, Wake Up America coffee, dietary supplements and survival food.
Get ready for 'Bongzilla,' selfie frenzy at Vegas pot museum 2018-09-22T16:15:39Z 2018-09-20T06:28:05Z 2018-09-22T16:15:33Z A museum celebrating all things cannabis with displays that include a glass bong taller than a giraffe and huggable faux marijuana plants is the newest tourist attraction in Las Vegas.
Tossed net captures space junk in orbit-cleanup experiment 2018-09-22T16:04:43Z 2018-09-20T16:58:16Z 2018-09-22T16:04:40Z A tossed net has managed to capture space junk in an orbit-cleanup demonstration. Rep. Nunes faulted by rival for photo with hand symbol 2018-09-22T14:47:25Z 2018-09-22T00:30:21Z 2018-09-22T14:46:06Z Republican U.S. Rep. Devin Nunes of California is being criticized by his rival in the November election after a photo on social media showed Nunes next to a supporter making a hand gesture that some consider racist.
Twitter finds software privacy bug affecting direct messages 2018-09-22T14:40:58Z 2018-09-21T21:40:15Z 2018-09-22T14:40:55Z Twitter says a bug might have caused private messages and protected tweets from some users to be mistakenly sent to developers who were not the intended recipients.
AP sources: Rosenstein spoke of possible secret Trump taping 2018-09-22T06:02:57Z 2018-09-21T18:40:48Z 2018-09-22T06:02:45Z Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein is denying a report in The New York Times that says he suggested last year that he secretly record President Donald Trump in the White House to expose the chaos in the administration.
GOP, Kavanaugh accuser in standoff over her Senate testimony 2018-09-22T05:52:29Z 2018-09-21T05:50:01Z 2018-09-22T05:52:29Z A lawyer for Christine Blasey Ford says she'd testify next week to the Senate Judiciary Committee about Brett Kavanaugh if conditions can be agreed to.
The Latest: Senate committee agrees to give Ford more time 2018-09-22T04:53:10Z 2018-09-21T13:30:14Z 2018-09-22T04:53:10Z President Donald Trump says Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh is "under assault by radical left wing politicians.". Trump boosting offensive capabilities in cyber strategy 2018-09-22T00:03:51Z 2018-09-20T20:12:17Z 2018-09-22T00:03:41Z The White House is warning foreign adversaries that the U.S. is preparing to step up its offensive cyber capabilities as part of a new government-wide strategy. Congressmen question Google over kids' privacy on YouTube 2018-09-22T00:03:48Z 2018-09-21T14:10:05Z 2018-09-22T00:03:39Z Two members of Congress are calling on Google to address concerns that YouTube might violate children's privacy. Fox-Comcast battle to buy Sky to be settled by auction in UK 2018-09-22T00:03:45Z 2018-09-20T09:28:17Z 2018-09-22T00:03:35Z British regulators say that the corporate battle between 21st Century Fox and Comcast to take over broadcaster Sky will be settled by auction.
State-backed hackers target Gmail of US senators, aides 2018-09-22T00:03:41Z 2018-09-20T04:58:48Z 2018-09-22T00:03:28Z A U.S. senator says foreign government hackers continue to stalk U.S. senators and their aides through personal email accounts, but the Senate's security arm won't help defend them. 3 hackers get light sentences after working with the FBI 2018-09-22T00:03:36Z 2018-09-19T22:28:54Z 2018-09-22T00:03:26Z Three computer hackers whose "botnet" known as Mirai virtually paralyzed chunks of the Internet in 2016 have received light sentences after helping the FBI with cybercrime and cybersecurity. FBI arrests Oregon man over alleged YouTube threats 2018-09-22T00:03:31Z 2018-09-21T21:00:20Z 2018-09-22T00:03:23Z The FBI has arrested an Oregon man who they say threatened to kill YouTube employees and specifically threatened the CEO of the company, telling her he's coming for her and that she should pray. AT&T fires back in bid to preserve its deal with Time Warner 2018-09-22T00:03:27Z 2018-09-20T20:12:13Z 2018-09-22T00:03:20Z AT&T says Justice Department failed to show price hikes from Time Warner merger. Naval Academy's cybersecurity program receives accreditation 2018-09-22T00:03:25Z 2018-09-21T19:54:22Z 2018-09-22T00:03:18Z U.S. Naval Academy's cyber operations program has been formally accredited. Cybersecurity firm: More Iran hacks as US sanctions loomed 2018-09-21T21:36:14Z 2018-09-18T12:30:33Z 2018-09-21T21:36:04Z Cybersecurity firm warns Iran government-backed hackers stepped up efforts after Trump pulled America from nuclear deal.
Micron outperforms, but trade war costs emerge 2018-09-21T21:36:12Z 2018-09-21T12:30:18Z 2018-09-21T21:36:03Z Micron Technology is outperforming, but Trump administration tariffs that go into effect next week are going to sting. The Latest: Thermal spring erupts at Yellowstone 2018-09-21T21:03:53Z 2018-09-20T20:12:15Z 2018-09-21T21:03:49Z A Yellowstone National Park official says a thermal spring near Old Faithful is erupting for the first time in 14 years. Paving its future: Ferrari unveils wide-ranging new plans 2018-09-21T20:08:15Z 2018-09-18T08:46:50Z 2018-09-21T20:07:46Z Super sportscar maker Ferrari has unveiled two updated versions of its classic open-top "barchetta" racing model as it updates the investor community on a new 5-year business plan.
FBI: Solar observatory closed after child porn case opened 2018-09-21T20:07:35Z 2018-09-20T21:29:58Z 2018-09-21T20:07:08Z An observatory in the mountains of southern New Mexico that mysteriously closed earlier this month appears to be linked to a child pornography investigation.
Ex-Trump lawyer Cohen boasts of aiding Mueller investigation 2018-09-21T19:54:22Z 2018-09-21T06:59:55Z 2018-09-21T19:54:18Z President Donald Trump's former personal lawyer claims to be providing "critical information" in the special counsel's investigation.
Ancient treasures on show in Germany reveal turbulent past 2018-09-21T19:42:21Z 2018-09-21T06:40:12Z 2018-09-21T19:42:18Z A new archaeological exhibition opening in Berlin reveals how Germany has been at the heart of trade, migration, conflict and innovation since the Stone Age. Snapchat addict sentenced to 14 years for manslaughter 2018-09-21T16:23:55Z 2018-09-21T16:14:17Z 2018-09-21T16:23:48Z A judge has sentenced a Snapchat addict to 14 years in prison for orchestrating the killing of her sometime boyfriend and posting a video of him as he lay dying on a west London street.
European nations plan to use more hydrogen for energy needs 2018-09-21T15:32:29Z 2018-09-18T18:37:24Z 2018-09-21T15:32:25Z European countries want to increase the use of hydrogen as part of a plan to cut the continent's carbon emissions.
Canadian crabs with bad attitude threaten coastal ecosystem 2018-09-21T14:33:31Z 2018-09-19T02:57:15Z 2018-09-21T14:33:24Z Aggressive Canadian crabs invading US waters from Nova Scotia threaten coastal ecosystem. Bill Gates calls for more global education assessments data 2018-09-21T14:05:04Z 2018-09-18T14:47:14Z 2018-09-21T14:04:47Z Bill Gates is rallying behind school quality in developing nations with a push for more assessment data, a new initiative that links the Microsoft co-founder's signature U.S. education priorities with his more prominent global philanthropy work. Markets Right Now: Stocks open higher, building on gains 2018-09-21T13:50:21Z 2018-09-20T20:22:21Z 2018-09-21T13:50:22Z The Dow Jones Industrial Average closed at a record high, beating the mark it set in January.
US agrees to improve worker safety at polluted nuclear site 2018-09-21T07:32:36Z 2018-09-19T20:38:24Z 2018-09-21T07:32:33Z The U.S. government will pay $925,000 and improve worker safety to settle a lawsuit over employee exposure to chemical vapors at the nation's most polluted nuclear weapons production site.
Ex-Trump lawyer Cohen providing info in Mueller probe 2018-09-21T06:52:40Z 2018-09-21T00:49:53Z 2018-09-21T06:52:39Z President Donald Trump's former personal lawyer claims to be providing "critical information" in the special counsel's investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election. Massive 2013 oil spill in North Dakota finally cleaned up 2018-09-21T05:43:08Z 2018-09-19T21:30:43Z 2018-09-21T05:42:59Z Officials say cleanup has been completed on a massive oil pipeline leak in western North Dakota that has been called one of the biggest onshore spills in U.S. history.
Asian stocks follow Wall Street higher 2018-09-21T05:41:23Z 2018-09-20T14:28:26Z 2018-09-21T05:41:17Z Dow, S&P 500 power to record highs on Wall Street, led by gains in technology stocks including Apple and Microsoft.
The Latest: Trump says Kavanaugh delay has gone on too long 2018-09-21T04:34:28Z 2018-09-20T14:22:44Z 2018-09-21T04:34:28Z Demonstrators have congregated in a Senate office building to protest Republicans' handling of the sexual-assault accusation against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh.
Hurricane rating system fails to account for deadly rain 2018-09-21T02:01:50Z 2018-09-18T13:17:02Z 2018-09-21T02:01:49Z Several meteorologists and disaster experts say Florence highlights a problem with the way hurricane danger is rated.
Ivanka Trump tours NASA center in Houston, calls space crew 2018-09-21T02:01:34Z 2018-09-21T01:59:49Z 2018-09-21T02:01:33Z Ivanka Trump visits NASA's Johnson Space Center in Houston during stop on campaign tour of Texas. Tesla says it has turned over documents to feds 2018-09-20T23:03:57Z 2018-09-18T17:07:05Z 2018-09-20T23:03:55Z Shares of electric car maker Tesla Inc. fell more than 5 percent Tuesday after a report that it's under criminal investigation over statements about taking the company private.
From G League to GM, 76ers turn franchise over to Brand 2018-09-20T22:46:43Z 2018-09-20T17:32:48Z 2018-09-20T22:45:20Z The Philadelphia 76ers have hired Elton Brand as general manager.
3 hurt in court shooting leave hospital; gunman identified 2018-09-20T22:33:08Z 2018-09-20T11:58:18Z 2018-09-20T22:33:08Z Three civilians wounded when a gunman opened fire outside a crowded Pennsylvania courtroom are now out of the hospital. Russian cosmonauts to conduct spacewalk to probe into leak 2018-09-20T21:35:34Z 2018-09-18T20:07:42Z 2018-09-20T21:35:29Z A space official says that Russian cosmonauts will venture outside the International Space Station to inspect a section where a mysterious leak has been discovered. Judge: Georgia has stalled in face of voting system risks 2018-09-20T20:15:45Z 2018-09-18T04:16:54Z 2018-09-20T20:15:41Z Voting integrity advocates had argued Georgia's electronic voting machines are unreliable and vulnerable to hacking, but a federal judge says forcing the state to change its system to paper ballots before the midterm elections is too risky.
1st private moon flight passenger to invite creative guests 2018-09-20T20:14:52Z 2018-09-18T06:38:19Z 2018-09-20T20:14:47Z Japanese billionaire Yusaku Maezawa said Monday that he plans to blast off on the first-ever commercial trip around the moon and will invite six to eight artists, architects, designers and other creative people on the weeklong journey.
SpaceX's 1st traveler is moonstruck Japanese fashion tycoon 2018-09-20T19:13:38Z 2018-09-18T07:56:49Z 2018-09-20T19:13:37Z Japanese billionaire due to blast off on SpaceX mission a fashion tycoon, art collector.
Women supporting Kavanaugh find themselves in storm's center 2018-09-20T19:03:25Z 2018-09-20T04:28:04Z 2018-09-20T19:03:24Z An accusation against an old high school friend brought them together in support of Kavanaugh - and into a political firestorm. Renault-Nissan to use Android system in its dashboards 2018-09-20T18:52:25Z 2018-09-18T10:37:01Z 2018-09-20T18:51:57Z Google teams with Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi to add Android to dashboard media systems.
Police: Gunman in workplace shooting had no criminal history 2018-09-20T18:34:26Z 2018-09-20T05:13:46Z 2018-09-20T18:34:26Z Authorities say they don't yet know what prompted an employee of a Wisconsin software company to open fire at his office, injuring four people, including three seriously. 4 young children killed in Dutch train crossing collision 2018-09-20T18:01:40Z 2018-09-20T07:48:09Z 2018-09-20T18:01:40Z Dutch police say that four children have been killed and two people seriously injured in a collision between a train and a cargo bike.
Trump rolls back pollution rules for drilling on US lands 2018-09-20T17:26:04Z 2018-09-18T20:37:05Z 2018-09-20T17:26:04Z An on-again, off-again effort to restrict harmful methane emissions on federal lands is off _ again.
EU getting 'impatient' with Facebook over consumer data use 2018-09-20T14:29:24Z 2018-09-20T09:48:04Z 2018-09-20T14:29:19Z European Union officials say Airbnb agrees to clarify pricing and booking system in response to complaints.
Past NASA chiefs gather for space agency's 60th anniversary 2018-09-20T12:33:35Z 2018-09-17T18:36:43Z 2018-09-20T12:33:33Z NASA chiefs going back 30 years have come together to mark the space agency's 60th anniversary.
How 65 women came to Kavanaugh's defense in matter of hours 2018-09-20T11:30:01Z 2018-09-19T21:27:53Z 2018-09-20T11:29:57Z Sixty-five women came to Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh's defense in matter of hours in a letter-writing campaign, and more than a dozen signers who've since spoken to The Associated Press or other media outlets are standing by their declaration. Japan digital currency exchange hacked, losing $60 million 2018-09-20T11:28:48Z 2018-09-20T05:27:58Z 2018-09-20T11:28:45Z Japanese digital currency exchange hacked; $60 million worth of cryptocurrencies missing.
China looks unlikely to give in after US tariff hike 2018-09-20T09:38:55Z 2018-09-18T11:57:05Z 2018-09-20T09:38:51Z China appears unlikely to back down after Trump approves new tariffs on $200 billion of Chinese goods.
The Latest: Smart won't live in fear after kidnapper release 2018-09-20T09:22:01Z 2018-09-19T17:32:17Z 2018-09-20T09:21:57Z Elizabeth Smart's father says he's grateful that one of her kidnappers will be watched closely by federal agents now that she's been freed from prison, but he remains concerned about Wanda Barzee's mental state.
Asian shares track optimism on Wall Street over tariffs 2018-09-20T07:08:40Z 2018-09-19T14:37:46Z 2018-09-20T07:08:35Z Major U.S. stock indexes are wavering between small gains and losses in early trading Wednesday.
China's premier appeals for free trade amid tariff battle 2018-09-20T06:48:21Z 2018-09-19T04:37:45Z 2018-09-20T06:48:18Z China's premier appeals for free trade amid tariff battle. Man opens fire at his Wisconsin office, 3 seriously hurt 2018-09-20T05:31:34Z 2018-09-19T16:57:58Z 2018-09-20T05:31:33Z Police are responding to a report of an active shooter in a commercial building in the southern Wisconsin community of Middleton. Lawmaker: US Senate, staff targeted by state-backed hackers 2018-09-20T05:10:31Z 2018-09-19T21:48:44Z 2018-09-20T05:10:28Z A U.S. senator says foreign government hackers continue to stalk U.S. senators and their aides through personal email accounts, but the Senate's security arm refuses won't help defend them.
The Latest: McCaskill says she'll vote no on Kavanaugh 2018-09-20T02:52:21Z 2018-09-19T11:58:20Z 2018-09-20T02:52:21Z Anita Hill says the Senate Judiciary Committee could be holding a "sham" hearing next week without an FBI investigation of a woman's sexual-assault accusation against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh. The Latest: Company officials 'heartbroken' after shooting 2018-09-20T01:58:44Z 2018-09-19T17:32:23Z 2018-09-20T01:58:44Z A city official says four people have been shot, but none fatally, during shooting at software company near Madison, Wisconsin.
Grizzly's rare aggressive attack kills 1, puzzles officials 2018-09-19T21:41:25Z 2018-09-17T21:49:17Z 2018-09-19T21:41:22Z Officials puzzle over especially aggressive attack that kills hunting guide, injures client in Wyoming.
Correction: Guatemala-Mayan Altar story 2018-09-19T20:52:28Z 2018-09-14T22:25:55Z 2018-09-19T20:52:23Z Archaeologists say an altar found at the La Corona site in Guatemala suggests the Mayan dynasty of Kaanul, known as the Snake Kings, acted like its namesake in slowly squeezing the rival kingdom of Tikal. EU opens investigation into how Amazon uses data 2018-09-19T20:48:44Z 2018-09-19T16:57:49Z 2018-09-19T20:48:42Z EU authorities open preliminary antitrust investigation into Amazon. Music modernization bill clears another hurdle in Congress 2018-09-19T19:59:36Z 2018-09-19T02:07:14Z 2018-09-19T19:59:21Z The way music is licensed and songwriters are compensated for the digital age will be undergoing big changes under a bill making its way through Congress.
AP source: 76ers name Elton Brand general manager 2018-09-19T19:03:45Z 2018-09-18T23:37:10Z 2018-09-19T19:03:44Z AP source: Elton Brand hired as general manager of Philadelphia 76ers.
UK lawmakers: 'Wild West' cryptocurrencies need regulation 2018-09-19T12:28:19Z 2018-09-19T11:57:40Z 2018-09-19T12:28:15Z British lawmakers urge regulation for cryptocurrencies, say current situation is the "Wild West". Germany to have 1 million electric cars by 2022 2018-09-19T11:58:01Z 2018-09-19T09:27:49Z 2018-09-19T11:57:58Z Germans are beginning to embrace electric cars, with experts predicting the country will have a million hybrid or battery-electric vehicles on the road by 2022. New Mexico observatory closed for security reasons to reopen 2018-09-19T09:40:55Z 2018-09-16T23:29:44Z 2018-09-19T09:40:54Z An observatory in the mountains of southern New Mexico that had been closed since early September because of an undisclosed security concern is now scheduled to reopen on Monday.
Steelers plan to talk to Brown about social media usage 2018-09-19T07:00:38Z 2018-09-18T17:00:42Z 2018-09-19T07:00:37Z Pittsburgh Steelers coach Mike Tomlin wants to talk to Antonio Brown about the Pro Bowl wide receiver's social media usage.
Asian shares rise as traders shrug off new China-US tariffs 2018-09-19T06:18:11Z 2018-09-18T14:27:01Z 2018-09-19T06:18:04Z U.S. stocks are rising in early trading as investors weigh the White House's decision to impose tariffs on another $200 billion of Chinese goods beginning next week. Oregon using Facebook to remind inactive voters to register 2018-09-19T05:10:44Z 2018-09-18T21:31:37Z 2018-09-19T05:10:44Z In this era of manipulators using social media to interfere in elections, Oregon is instead using Facebook to bolster participation by contacting inactive voters to remind them to update their registration.
The Latest: China's premier appeals for global support 2018-09-19T04:18:00Z 2018-09-18T14:07:05Z 2018-09-19T04:18:00Z China says it will increase tariffs on $60 billion worth of U.S. goods in retaliation after President Donald Trump announced new U.S. tariffs on $200 billion worth of Chinese imports. Researchers find hints of Israeli spyware around globe 2018-09-19T03:03:00Z 2018-09-18T11:56:57Z 2018-09-19T03:02:58Z Researchers say that an increasingly notorious brand of Israeli surveillance software is being used further afield than previously known, with possible infections detected in 45 countries across the globe.
Can apps like Waze steer you clear of disaster? Maybe not 2018-09-19T01:03:42Z 2018-09-17T21:57:42Z 2018-09-19T01:03:42Z Navigation apps like Waze are trying to help motorists avoid hurricane flooding, but can people really rely on their smartphones to steer themselves out of a disaster zone.
NASA satellite launched to measure Earth's ice changes 2018-09-19T01:03:10Z 2018-09-15T13:15:36Z 2018-09-19T01:03:06Z A NASA satellite designed to precisely measure changes in Earths ice sheets, glaciers, sea ice and vegetation has been launched from California.
US hurricane, Asian typhoon: 1 brings water, the other, wind 2018-09-19T01:03:02Z 2018-09-16T05:26:04Z 2018-09-19T01:03:02Z Hurricane Florence and Typhoon Mangkhut roar ashore the same day half a world apart, spreading devastation as differently as the water and the wind.
A warmer world makes hurricanes wetter and more intense 2018-09-19T01:02:49Z 2018-09-14T21:54:48Z 2018-09-19T01:02:45Z Scientists: Warner world makes hurricanes wetter, stronger and faster to intensify.
Cape Cod shark attacks show need for better cell service 2018-09-18T22:53:59Z 2018-09-18T20:57:07Z 2018-09-18T22:53:58Z Two shark attacks on Cape Cod this summer are underscoring the need for better cellphone service at some of the region's beaches. ACLU: Facebook allows gender-biased job ads on its platform 2018-09-18T21:18:07Z 2018-09-18T13:56:57Z 2018-09-18T21:17:55Z The American Civil Liberties Union has filed a complaint against Facebook and 10 other companies, saying job ads placed on the social networking service discriminated against women. Diver who helped with Thai cave rescue sues Elon Musk 2018-09-18T19:43:40Z 2018-09-17T18:06:33Z 2018-09-18T19:43:36Z British diver who helped with Thai cave rescue files defamation lawsuit against Elon Musk, who called the diver a pedophile on Twitter. Officials shed little light on closure of solar observatory 2018-09-18T19:32:54Z 2018-09-14T17:58:57Z 2018-09-18T19:32:53Z An observatory in the mountains of southern New Mexico that is dedicated unlocking the mysteries of the sun has found itself at the center of a mystery that is creating a buzz here on earth. MoviePass rival offers unlimited movie-going at theaters 2018-09-18T17:12:05Z 2018-09-17T18:19:31Z 2018-09-18T17:12:00Z A Turkish startup is offering a movie a day in theaters for $30 a month. SunTrust's online banking difficulties enters third day 2018-09-18T17:03:05Z 2018-09-18T16:43:23Z 2018-09-18T17:03:04Z SunTrust online banking services down for third-straight day, adding an additional headache for customers in North and South Carolina who are currently dealing with Hurricane Florence. Chinese official: Beijing should target goods needed by US 2018-09-18T16:27:27Z 2018-09-17T06:26:15Z 2018-09-18T16:27:27Z A former Chinese finance minister says Beijing can impose 'export controls' on goods needed by U.S. companies if it wants more leverage in its tariff battle with Washington. EU investigates German carmakers for possible collusion 2018-09-18T16:07:14Z 2018-09-18T08:17:20Z 2018-09-18T16:07:13Z The EU's anti-trust watchdog is investigating whether automakers BMW, Daimler and the VW group colluded to limit the development and roll out of car emission control systems. Amazon launches small business shop 2018-09-18T15:25:25Z 2018-09-17T04:27:18Z 2018-09-18T15:25:25Z Amazon retailer launched a new section of its site Monday, called Amazon Storefronts, that only lists products sold by small- and medium-sized businesses in the U.S. Co-founder of Salesforce buys Time magazine for $190 million 2018-09-18T14:48:26Z 2018-09-16T23:56:44Z 2018-09-18T14:48:20Z Time magazine is being sold for $190 million to cloud computing pioneer. Trump Jr. mocks sexual assault claim against Kavanaugh 2018-09-18T13:24:47Z 2018-09-17T16:06:40Z 2018-09-18T13:23:50Z President Donald Trump's eldest son on Monday appeared to mock the sexual assault allegations against his father's nominee for the Supreme Court. Japanese supply run to space station delayed again 2018-09-18T13:22:46Z 2018-09-14T21:25:36Z 2018-09-18T13:22:41Z A Japanese supply run to the International Space Station has been delayed again. Uber glitch leaves drivers unpaid and frustrated 2018-09-18T12:02:26Z 2018-09-15T22:15:31Z 2018-09-18T12:02:16Z Drivers for the ride-hailing company Uber are frustrated over a glitch that is keeping them from being paid immediately. Lockheed Martin wins $7.2B Air Force satellite contract 2018-09-18T11:39:40Z 2018-09-14T23:24:47Z 2018-09-18T11:39:38Z The U.S. Air Force says it is awarding Lockheed Martin a $7.2 billion contract to build 22 next-generation Global Positioning System satellites. Chinese scientist pleads guilty in plot to steal GSK secrets 2018-09-18T10:44:55Z 2018-09-14T21:04:52Z 2018-09-18T10:44:13Z A Chinese scientist has pleaded guilty to conspiring to steal biopharmaceutical trade secrets from GlaxoSmithKline in what prosecutors said was a scheme to set up companies in China to market them.
Kimbal Musk talks food, deflects his brother's bad press 2018-09-18T10:38:11Z 2018-09-17T21:46:40Z 2018-09-18T10:38:11Z While Elon Musk is on the verge of announcing the first private passenger to travel to the moon, his brother Kimbal Musk is talking about growing basil plants at an indoor garden in Brooklyn.
Asian shares mixed as Trump orders new tariffs on China 2018-09-18T08:17:46Z 2018-09-17T14:26:23Z 2018-09-18T08:17:36Z U.S. stocks are edging lower in early trading amid speculation that the Trump administration is preparing to impose tariffs on another $200 billion-worth of Chinese goods. N. Korea calls Sony, Wannacry hack charges smear campaign 2018-09-18T07:52:53Z 2018-09-14T02:44:22Z 2018-09-18T07:52:50Z North Korea strongly denies U.S. claims a computer programmer working for the North Korean government was involved in Sony hack, Wannacry ransomware attack. Trump-tape-hunting Tom Arnold, 'Apprentice' producer scuffle 2018-09-18T06:49:19Z 2018-09-17T12:17:22Z 2018-09-18T06:49:18Z A scuffle at a pre-Emmys bash between Tom Arnold and a producer of "The Apprentice" has led to an exchange on social media.
Latest: SpaceX moon passenger to invite artists on journey 2018-09-18T06:42:53Z 2018-09-18T02:01:45Z 2018-09-18T06:42:52Z Japanese billionaire Yusaku Maezawa says he will invite six to eight artists, architects and other creative people on a weeklong journey to circumnavigate the moon.
1st private moon flight passenger to invite creative guests 2018-09-18T06:42:44Z 2018-09-17T15:16:55Z 2018-09-18T06:42:44Z SpaceX is on the verge of announcing the name of person who would be the first private passenger on a trip around the moon.
The Latest: DOJ: It's not the FBI's job to judge allegations 2018-09-18T06:00:31Z 2018-09-17T12:08:06Z 2018-09-18T06:00:24Z A lawyer for a woman who accuses Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexually assaulting her when they were in high school says the woman considers his actions "attempted rape.".
The Latest: Tom Arnold files police report on producer spat 2018-09-18T05:29:14Z 2018-09-17T20:27:23Z 2018-09-18T05:29:14Z The Latest: Police say Tom Arnold has filed a police report over spat with 'The Apprentice' producer.
Man caught shaving on train in viral video says don't judge 2018-09-18T03:39:34Z 2018-09-18T00:06:58Z 2018-09-18T03:39:33Z A man who drew online mockery after he was filmed shaving at his seat on a New Jersey Transit train said he was just trying to clean up after days spent in a homeless shelter.
The Latest: More N Carolina counties qualify for federal aid 2018-09-18T01:17:24Z 2018-09-17T13:46:40Z 2018-09-18T01:17:24Z The devastating flooding in North Carolina from Florence has raised concerns about whether some dams will be able to hold up under the strain.
The Apple Watch is inching toward becoming a medical device 2018-09-17T21:44:05Z 2018-09-13T07:38:47Z 2018-09-17T21:43:19Z Apple is trying to turn its smartwatch into a life preserver with features that gain key clearances from US government regulators. Beyond fake news? Facebook to fact check photos, videos 2018-09-17T18:19:53Z 2018-09-13T22:03:21Z 2018-09-17T18:19:48Z Facebook says it is expanding its fact-checking program to include photos and videos.
Got $1,100? Apple shows off its most expensive iPhone yet 2018-09-17T17:21:02Z 2018-09-12T07:24:03Z 2018-09-17T17:20:54Z Apple expected to expand iPhone line-up with biggest, expensive model yet along with cheaper alternatives.
AP Explains: How hurricanes unleash lethal storm surges 2018-09-17T15:58:05Z 2018-09-14T04:59:27Z 2018-09-17T15:58:05Z AP Explains: How storm surges form in hurricanes, and why they are so lethal. New twist in tug-of-war for Russian cybercrime suspect 2018-09-17T14:57:35Z 2018-09-14T14:44:37Z 2018-09-17T14:57:29Z Greece's supreme court has approved a Russian extradition request for a bitcoin fraud suspect, adding a new twist to competing cases in three countries that want to prosecute the detained computer expert on their turf.
Palestinian stabs American-Israeli man to death in West Bank 2018-09-17T12:29:02Z 2018-09-16T09:55:38Z 2018-09-17T12:28:58Z The Israeli military says a Palestinian attacker has stabbed and critically wounded an Israeli man in the West Bank. Correction: Deepfakes-Videos story 2018-09-17T01:28:05Z 2018-09-13T17:17:40Z 2018-09-17T01:28:00Z Three lawmakers want to see a U.S. intelligence assessment of the threat posed by technology that lets people make fake videos of real people saying things they never said. SpaceX changes plans to send tourists around the moon 2018-09-17T00:10:04Z 2018-09-14T14:24:54Z 2018-09-17T00:10:00Z SpaceX says it has signed the first private moon traveler.
Ariana Grande laments late ex Mac Miller as 'sweetest soul' 2018-09-16T11:06:33Z 2018-09-14T20:55:44Z 2018-09-16T11:06:33Z Ariana Grande has posted a tribute to her ex-boyfriend Mac Miller a week after the hip-hop star's death, saying she's sorry she couldn't save him.
The Latest: Florence forecast to bring on new river flooding 2018-09-16T05:40:38Z 2018-09-15T05:45:18Z 2018-09-16T05:40:38Z Tropical Storm Florence is practically stalled over the Carolinas and the monster storm could dump drenching rains of up to 3½ feet.
2 storms, Florence and Mangkhut, different as water and wind 2018-09-16T05:28:54Z 2018-09-15T20:25:20Z 2018-09-16T05:28:42Z Killer storms Florence and Mangkhut hit on the same day, half a world apart, but that's about where the similarities end.
Ailing killer whale declared dead, but feds to keep looking 2018-09-16T05:28:00Z 2018-09-13T20:11:42Z 2018-09-16T05:27:57Z Teams are searching for an ailing, critically endangered orca that a scientist who tracks the whale population in the Pacific Northwest says is likely dead.
The Latest: High-quality heart readings in new Apple Watch 2018-09-15T23:27:44Z 2018-09-12T17:58:51Z 2018-09-15T23:27:39Z Apple rolls out iPhone with larger screen along with two other models for more austere tastes.
Leaked video: Google execs bemoan Trump election in 2016 2018-09-15T16:28:43Z 2018-09-13T13:29:40Z 2018-09-15T16:28:29Z A recently leaked video from 2016 shows Google executives lamenting the election of Donald Trump. Hundreds of goats being airlifted out of Washington forest 2018-09-15T16:27:09Z 2018-09-13T17:25:32Z 2018-09-15T16:27:02Z A years-long effort to remove Olympic National Park of its mountain goats got under way this week as officials began capturing and relocating them by helicopter. As Trump threatens election meddlers, Russia says 'so what?' 2018-09-15T06:35:41Z 2018-09-14T13:44:32Z 2018-09-15T06:35:41Z Russia is shrugging off President Donald Trump's new sanctions order for foreign election meddling. Global summit rebukes Trump, cheers on work to aid climate 2018-09-15T03:35:25Z 2018-09-13T17:17:42Z 2018-09-15T03:35:25Z California Gov. Jerry Brown started his global climate summit in San Francisco by saying that President Donald Trump will likely be remembered as a liar and a fool when it comes to the environment. Qualcomm to repurchase $16 billion of its shares from banks 2018-09-14T23:27:40Z 2018-09-13T12:04:48Z 2018-09-14T23:27:33Z Qualcomm to buy back $16 billion in shares from Bank of America, other financial institutions. Notorious Russian cybercriminal pleads guilty to US charges 2018-09-14T23:07:32Z 2018-09-12T20:42:21Z 2018-09-14T23:07:32Z A Russian man considered to be one of the world's most notorious hackers has pleaded guilty to U.S. charges alleging he operated a network of devices used to steal computer credentials, distributed bulk spam emails and installed malicious software.
Hurricane stokes talk of extending college football season 2018-09-14T23:07:06Z 2018-09-14T18:45:58Z 2018-09-14T23:07:04Z Hurricane Florence stokes talk of extending college football season.
US judge delays grizzly bear hunts in Rockies 2 more weeks 2018-09-14T21:59:59Z 2018-09-13T06:58:05Z 2018-09-14T21:59:58Z Opponents of grizzly bear hunts in Wyoming and Idaho are asking a judge to delay hunting another two weeks while he considers a request to restore federal protections for the animals. Cancer doctor resigns over failure to disclose pharma ties 2018-09-14T21:59:35Z 2018-09-14T13:05:05Z 2018-09-14T21:59:34Z A leading cancer doctor has resigned from New York's Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center over his reported failure to disclose millions of dollars in payments from pharmaceutical companies.
For meteorologists, Florence 'is a horrific nightmare storm' 2018-09-14T21:11:15Z 2018-09-13T05:27:44Z 2018-09-14T21:11:07Z Although forecasters expect Hurricane Florence to continue to weaken as it approaches North and South Carolina, experts are worried about what will happen if the storm hovers near land. Thousands of Pacific walruses again herd up on Alaska coast 2018-09-14T18:29:15Z 2018-09-13T19:18:09Z 2018-09-14T18:29:15Z The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is monitoring Pacific walruses resting on Alaska's northwest coast.
Olivia Munn thanks support from outside 'Predator' family 2018-09-14T18:16:47Z 2018-09-13T17:25:39Z 2018-09-14T18:16:47Z Actress Olivia Munn is thanking an outpouring of support online for keeping up her morale following "The Predator" controversy. Japanese proposal to reinstate commercial whaling defeated 2018-09-14T17:25:37Z 2018-09-14T16:58:28Z 2018-09-14T17:25:36Z Members of the International Whaling Commission have defeated a Japanese proposal to reinstate commercial whaling.
Boss revenge, self-colonoscopy studies win 2018 Ig Nobels 2018-09-14T17:07:58Z 2018-09-14T02:14:27Z 2018-09-14T17:07:58Z Researchers who found that that using a virtual voodoo doll to exact revenge on an abusive boss can help you feel better, and who figured out that nutrition isn't a good reason to engage in cannibalism were among this year's winners of the Ig Nobel. Stars Group launches online sports betting in New Jersey 2018-09-14T15:56:52Z 2018-09-14T00:23:51Z 2018-09-14T15:56:50Z The Stars Group has launched mobile sports betting in New Jersey, the latest online gambling company to do so in the rapidly expanding market.
Milwaukee officer involved in NBA player's arrest fired 2018-09-14T15:49:45Z 2018-09-14T14:44:45Z 2018-09-14T15:49:41Z A Milwaukee police officer involved in the stun gun arrest of Bucks' player Sterling Brown has been fired because of social media posts.
China says Washington asks to resume talks on tariff fight 2018-09-14T13:25:41Z 2018-09-13T01:22:35Z 2018-09-14T13:25:19Z Survey: Two-thirds of US companies in China hurt by tariff war.
#Ancient? Crisscrossed lines called world's oldest drawing 2018-09-14T13:11:44Z 2018-09-12T17:13:55Z 2018-09-14T13:11:42Z Tiny sketch resembling a hashtag is 73,000 years old; called the oldest known drawing.
Trump complicates Florida GOP's play for Puerto Rican voters 2018-09-14T12:48:22Z 2018-09-14T05:49:12Z 2018-09-14T12:48:19Z Top Florida Republicans have been quick to say President Donald Trump is wrong about the death toll in Puerto Rico. Lawsuit renews focus on privacy policies for mobile apps 2018-09-14T07:25:31Z 2018-09-13T22:52:00Z 2018-09-14T07:25:21Z Researchers have warned that many popular free mobile apps aimed at children are potentially violating a U.S. law designed to protect the privacy of young users.
The Latest: Florence downgraded to a Category 1 hurricane 2018-09-14T06:31:54Z 2018-09-13T13:55:54Z 2018-09-14T06:31:54Z The police chief of a barrier island in the bullseye of Hurricane Florence is warning any stragglers who refused to evacuate that they are making a dangerous choice.
The Latest: WH: 'Liberal media,' mayor spread misinformation 2018-09-14T06:29:04Z 2018-09-13T15:19:48Z 2018-09-14T06:29:02Z Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo Rossello says in a Facebook video post in Spanish that there should no more questions about the number of deaths from Hurricane Maria.
Asian shares continue rally after Wall Street gains 2018-09-14T05:55:34Z 2018-09-13T14:30:57Z 2018-09-14T05:55:29Z US stocks rise as chipmaker Qualcomm leads a rally in technology companies following sharp losses last week.
Republicans dodge, weave around Trump's hurricane tweets 2018-09-14T05:50:30Z 2018-09-13T20:31:46Z 2018-09-14T05:50:27Z With all attention on Hurricane Florence, Republicans are dealing with a separate, familiar kind of storm in the halls of Congress _ and one of the president's own making.
Trump tweets roil Florida GOP's play for Puerto Rican voters 2018-09-14T05:49:38Z 2018-09-13T23:06:58Z 2018-09-14T05:49:36Z Top Florida Republicans have been quick to say President Donald Trump is wrong about the death toll in Puerto Rico. Roscosmos and NASA chiefs discuss mysterious space leak 2018-09-14T05:00:01Z 2018-09-13T15:39:33Z 2018-09-14T05:00:00Z The Russian space agency's chief has talked to his NASA counterpart about a mysterious leak at the International Space Station. Scientists look to map the genes of thousands of animals 2018-09-14T04:27:14Z 2018-09-13T14:30:44Z 2018-09-14T04:27:15Z A group of scientists says it has begun an ambitious effort to map the genes of tens of thousands of animal species. South Africa uses new tech to fight vicious gun violence 2018-09-14T02:48:43Z 2018-09-13T09:04:21Z 2018-09-14T02:48:41Z South Africa uses new tech to fight vicious gun violence; 'in crossfire on a daily basis'.
Moon rock hunter closes in on tracking down missing stones 2018-09-14T01:16:51Z 2018-09-12T06:29:39Z 2018-09-14T01:16:50Z A former NASA investigator who has spent more than a decade tracking missing moon rocks is closing in on his goal of finding all 50 lunar samples gifted to U.S. states after Neil Armstrong's first steps on the moon. Swedish regulator ends investigation of birth control app 2018-09-13T22:27:25Z 2018-09-13T15:14:18Z 2018-09-13T22:27:20Z Swedish regulators close investigation of birth control app after finding unwanted pregnancy rate in line with clinical data. US blacklists NKorean-controlled IT firms in China, Russia 2018-09-13T21:57:13Z 2018-09-13T14:46:20Z 2018-09-13T21:57:10Z The United States is imposing sanctions on two North Korean-controlled information technology companies based in China and Russia.
4 honored for genetic research and developing anesthetic 2018-09-13T21:05:58Z 2018-09-11T04:46:15Z 2018-09-13T21:05:51Z Four scientists have won prestigious medical awards for genetics research and development of a widely used anesthetic nicknamed "milk of amnesia.".
Experts prepare plan to capture ill orca as last alternative 2018-09-13T19:21:44Z 2018-09-12T17:13:48Z 2018-09-13T19:21:36Z A young, sick whale is skinnier than ever and in poor condition nearly two months after an international team of experts began taking extraordinary measures to save her.
'Not a pretty sight': Hurricane Florence has experts worried 2018-09-13T19:09:39Z 2018-09-12T05:13:00Z 2018-09-13T19:09:37Z Experts say Hurricane Florence has all the makings of a monster storm.
Royal Botanic Garden seeks respect for world's fungus 2018-09-13T19:03:05Z 2018-09-12T07:44:04Z 2018-09-13T19:02:55Z The scientists at the renowned Royal Botanic Gardens at Kew are trying to correct an injustice: They don't believe fungus gets the respect it deserves. New Mexico sues mobile app makers over kid privacy concerns 2018-09-13T18:53:58Z 2018-09-13T00:41:18Z 2018-09-13T18:53:19Z New Mexico is suing Google, Twitter and other companies that develop and market mobile gaming apps for children, saying the apps violate state laws by collecting personal information that could compromise privacy. 2 small earthquakes rattle parts of north-central Oklahoma 2018-09-13T18:43:29Z 2018-09-11T18:17:02Z 2018-09-13T18:42:44Z Two small earthquakes recorded within less than one minute of each other have rattled an area of northern Oklahoma. A different kind of climate summit comes to San Francisco 2018-09-13T15:40:03Z 2018-09-11T15:43:55Z 2018-09-13T15:40:02Z Business and government leaders hold a different type of climate summit in San Francisco that focuses more on ground level initiatives than treaty negotiations. A year after Equifax breach, no enforcement actions 2018-09-13T15:20:08Z 2018-09-08T22:39:06Z 2018-09-13T15:20:06Z Congressional investigators detail mistakes that led to Equifax breach of American's personal financial information. Trump: Apple can avoid tariffs by shifting production to US 2018-09-13T14:22:48Z 2018-09-08T18:34:10Z 2018-09-13T14:22:43Z Trump agrees with Apple that potential tariffs on Chinese imports could make its gadgets more expensive, but says the tech company can fix the problem by moving production to the U.S.
Stem cell transplant cements Arizona men's father-son bond 2018-09-13T13:55:15Z 2018-09-10T22:03:51Z 2018-09-13T13:55:11Z Both the Rev. John Ibraham Sabbagh and his 54-year-old son, Ebby Sabbagh, are celebrating one year of going strong since the elder Sabbagh received a crucial stem cell transplant.
Ex-Trump adviser Papadopoulos says he'd testify in Senate 2018-09-13T12:49:17Z 2018-09-13T12:46:27Z 2018-09-13T12:49:15Z A lawyer for George Papadopoulos says the former Trump adviser is willing to testify before the Senate intelligence committee. Head of Verizon's AOL, Yahoo to depart 2018-09-13T12:05:14Z 2018-09-12T19:47:09Z 2018-09-13T12:05:03Z Verizon's media and advertising chief, Tim Armstrong, is leaving. Papadopoulos says he'd testify in Senate 2018-09-13T12:04:46Z 2018-09-13T02:12:53Z 2018-09-13T12:04:06Z A lawyer for George Papadopoulos says the former Trump adviser is willing to testify before the Senate intelligence committee. Poll: Teens say social media makes them feel better 2018-09-13T10:14:10Z 2018-09-10T20:38:49Z 2018-09-13T10:14:10Z Today's teens are constantly on their smartphones, many check social media constantly and prefer texting over face-to-face communication. McDonald's, Google strike wind power deals in Europe 2018-09-13T07:42:07Z 2018-09-12T15:43:12Z 2018-09-13T07:42:03Z McDonald's customers in the Netherlands will soon be able to buy fast food for their electric cars as well as themselves.
Video Clip: Thousands of Long Island residents still without power - Disaster tourists seek firsthand look at NY's storm-ravaged neighborhoods, annoying some