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  • Consumer Reports raises concerns over Tesla Model 3 braking

    Consumer Reports raises concerns over Tesla Model 3 braking

    Monday, May 21 2018 5:02 PM EDT2018-05-21 21:02:32 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 6:26 PM EDT2018-05-21 22:26:18 GMT
    (AP Photo/Justin Pritchard, File). FILE- In this March 31, 2016, file photo, Tesla Motors unveils the new lower-priced Model 3 sedan at the Tesla Motors design studio in Hawthorne, Calif. Long emergency stopping distances, difficult-to-use controls and...(AP Photo/Justin Pritchard, File). FILE- In this March 31, 2016, file photo, Tesla Motors unveils the new lower-priced Model 3 sedan at the Tesla Motors design studio in Hawthorne, Calif. Long emergency stopping distances, difficult-to-use controls and...
    Long emergency stopping distances, difficult-to-use controls and a harsh ride stopped Tesla's Model 3 mass-market electric car from getting a recommended buy rating from Consumer Reports.
    Long emergency stopping distances, difficult-to-use controls and a harsh ride stopped Tesla's Model 3 mass-market electric car from getting a recommended buy rating from Consumer Reports.
  • UK government does not intend to block Comcast-Sky deal

    UK government does not intend to block Comcast-Sky deal

    Monday, May 21 2018 9:02 AM EDT2018-05-21 13:02:22 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 6:23 PM EDT2018-05-21 22:23:35 GMT
    Britain's government says it does not intend to refer U.S. media conglomerate Comcast's 22 billion pound ($30.7 billion) takeover offer for London-based Sky to competition authorities.
    Britain's government says it does not intend to refer U.S. media conglomerate Comcast's 22 billion pound ($30.7 billion) takeover offer for London-based Sky to competition authorities.
  • Microsoft pledges to extend EU data rights worldwide

    Microsoft pledges to extend EU data rights worldwide

    Monday, May 21 2018 4:52 PM EDT2018-05-21 20:52:11 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 6:23 PM EDT2018-05-21 22:23:11 GMT
    Microsoft says it's committing to giving users worldwide the same data and privacy rights being offered to Europeans under new regulations there.
    Microsoft says it's committing to giving users worldwide the same data and privacy rights being offered to Europeans under new regulations there.
  • NASA shipper Orbital ATK launches space station supplies

    NASA shipper Orbital ATK launches space station supplies

    Monday, May 21 2018 4:51 AM EDT2018-05-21 08:51:52 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 6:15 PM EDT2018-05-21 22:15:14 GMT
    The Antares rocket blasted off from Wallops Island before dawn, treating early risers along the East Coast to a cosmic light show, at least where skies were clear. (Source: NASA TV/CNN)The Antares rocket blasted off from Wallops Island before dawn, treating early risers along the East Coast to a cosmic light show, at least where skies were clear. (Source: NASA TV/CNN)

    One of NASA's prime shippers, Orbital ATK, has launched a fresh load of supplies to the International Space Station.

    One of NASA's prime shippers, Orbital ATK, has launched a fresh load of supplies to the International Space Station.

  • Zuckerberg meeting with EU parliament leaders to be webcast

    Zuckerberg meeting with EU parliament leaders to be webcast

    Monday, May 21 2018 5:41 AM EDT2018-05-21 09:41:58 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 6:15 PM EDT2018-05-21 22:15:09 GMT
    (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File). FILE- In this May 1, 2018, file photo, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg makes the keynote speech at F8, Facebook's developer conference, in San Jose, Calif. Facebook is suspending about 200 apps that it believes may ha...(AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File). FILE- In this May 1, 2018, file photo, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg makes the keynote speech at F8, Facebook's developer conference, in San Jose, Calif. Facebook is suspending about 200 apps that it believes may ha...

    Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg's Tuesday meeting with the leaders of the European parliament about the data protection scandal that has engulfed his company will be open to the public through web streaming.

    Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg's Tuesday meeting with the leaders of the European parliament about the data protection scandal that has engulfed his company will be open to the public through web streaming.

  • Man sentenced to 15 years in prison for hacker sabotage

    Man sentenced to 15 years in prison for hacker sabotage

    Friday, May 18 2018 12:30 PM EDT2018-05-18 16:30:32 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 6:15 PM EDT2018-05-21 22:15:07 GMT
    A New Mexico man accused of paying hackers to sabotage websites affiliated with his former employers and state agencies has been sentenced in Minnesota to 15 years in prison.
    A New Mexico man accused of paying hackers to sabotage websites affiliated with his former employers and state agencies has been sentenced in Minnesota to 15 years in prison.
  • Phone data-leak company: No record of location-data abuse

    Phone data-leak company: No record of location-data abuse

    Friday, May 18 2018 7:40 PM EDT2018-05-18 23:40:55 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 6:15 PM EDT2018-05-21 22:15:02 GMT
    (AP Photo/G-Jun Yam, File). FILE- In this June 6, 2017, file photo, a man checks his phone in an alley in downtown Chicago. A security researcher says a website flaw at a U.S. company could have allowed anyone to pinpoint the location of nearly any cel...(AP Photo/G-Jun Yam, File). FILE- In this June 6, 2017, file photo, a man checks his phone in an alley in downtown Chicago. A security researcher says a website flaw at a U.S. company could have allowed anyone to pinpoint the location of nearly any cel...
    Phone data-leak company: No record of location-data abuse.
    Phone data-leak company: No record of location-data abuse.
  • US, China putting trade war on hold after progress in talks

    US, China putting trade war on hold after progress in talks

    Sunday, May 20 2018 12:21 AM EDT2018-05-20 04:21:09 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 6:14 PM EDT2018-05-21 22:14:59 GMT
    (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster). White House chief economic adviser Larry Kudlow speaks during a television interview outside the West Wing of the White House, in Washington, Friday, May 18, 2018.(AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster). White House chief economic adviser Larry Kudlow speaks during a television interview outside the West Wing of the White House, in Washington, Friday, May 18, 2018.

    The talks, which ended Saturday with the issuance of a joint statement, may have helped to ease tensions at least slightly between the world's two biggest economic powers.

    The talks, which ended Saturday with the issuance of a joint statement, may have helped to ease tensions at least slightly between the world's two biggest economic powers.

  • 'Jurassic Park' dinosaur expert's next big thing: holograms

    'Jurassic Park' dinosaur expert's next big thing: holograms

    Sunday, May 20 2018 12:11 PM EDT2018-05-20 16:11:40 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 6:14 PM EDT2018-05-21 22:14:55 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt Volz, File). FILE - In this May 21, 2016, file photo, Jack Horner sits under Montana's T-Rex in the Museum of the Rockies in Bozeman, Mont. The Montana paleontologist, Horner, who consulted with director Steven Spielberg on the “Jurassic...(AP Photo/Matt Volz, File). FILE - In this May 21, 2016, file photo, Jack Horner sits under Montana's T-Rex in the Museum of the Rockies in Bozeman, Mont. The Montana paleontologist, Horner, who consulted with director Steven Spielberg on the “Jurassic...
    'Jurassic Park' dino expert Jack Horner sees hologram exhibit as the next big thing to display his colorful, bird-like dinosaurs.
    'Jurassic Park' dino expert Jack Horner sees hologram exhibit as the next big thing to display his colorful, bird-like dinosaurs.
  • Man dies after Tesla crashes into San Francisco area pond

    Man dies after Tesla crashes into San Francisco area pond

    Monday, May 21 2018 5:52 PM EDT2018-05-21 21:52:11 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 6:14 PM EDT2018-05-21 22:14:51 GMT
    (Bob Rendell/NBC Bay Area/KNTV via AP). This photo provided by NBC Bay Area-KNTV shows a Tesla car after it was pulled from a pond near the city of San Ramon, Calif., on Monday, May 21, 2018. Authorities in the San Francisco Bay Area are investigating ...(Bob Rendell/NBC Bay Area/KNTV via AP). This photo provided by NBC Bay Area-KNTV shows a Tesla car after it was pulled from a pond near the city of San Ramon, Calif., on Monday, May 21, 2018. Authorities in the San Francisco Bay Area are investigating ...
    Authorities in the San Francisco Bay Area are investigating the death of a man after a Tesla car he was driving veered off a road and crashed into a pond Sunday night.
    Authorities in the San Francisco Bay Area are investigating the death of a man after a Tesla car he was driving veered off a road and crashed into a pond Sunday night.
  • Gay-friendly Apple weighs North Carolina despite LGBT laws

    Gay-friendly Apple weighs North Carolina despite LGBT laws

    Friday, May 18 2018 6:10 PM EDT2018-05-18 22:10:24 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 5:46 PM EDT2018-05-21 21:46:42 GMT
    Gay-rights advocates are divided on a potential marriage between one of the corporations most friendly to LGBT workers and causes and North Carolina, where a law passed two years ago and still partly in effect...
    Gay-rights advocates are divided on a potential marriage between one of the corporations most friendly to LGBT workers and causes and North Carolina, where a law passed two years ago and still partly in effect allows discrimination against them.
  • Trudeau touts Canada's AI credentials at MIT tech gathering

    Trudeau touts Canada's AI credentials at MIT tech gathering

    Friday, May 18 2018 12:40 AM EDT2018-05-18 04:40:19 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 4:56 PM EDT2018-05-21 20:56:25 GMT
    Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is coming to MIT to speak with tech entrepreneurs.
    Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is coming to MIT to speak with tech entrepreneurs.
  • PayPal gains bigger in-store presence with $2.2B acquisition

    PayPal gains bigger in-store presence with $2.2B acquisition

    Thursday, May 17 2018 8:09 PM EDT2018-05-18 00:09:55 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 11:46 AM EDT2018-05-21 15:46:41 GMT
    PayPal is buying financial services startup iZettle for $2.2 billion to expand its digital payment service into thousands of brick-and-mortar stores in Europe and Latin America.
    PayPal is buying financial services startup iZettle for $2.2 billion to expand its digital payment service into thousands of brick-and-mortar stores in Europe and Latin America.
  • Facebook: We're better at policing nudity than hate speech

    Facebook: We're better at policing nudity than hate speech

    Tuesday, May 15 2018 10:17 AM EDT2018-05-15 14:17:56 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 7:27 AM EDT2018-05-21 11:27:31 GMT
    For hate speech, Facebook's human reviewers and computer algorithms identified just 38 percent of the violations. (Source: Pixabay)For hate speech, Facebook's human reviewers and computer algorithms identified just 38 percent of the violations. (Source: Pixabay)

    Facebook report reveals its screening system is better at detecting some forms of offensive content than others.

    Facebook report reveals its screening system is better at detecting some forms of offensive content than others.

  • German-Russian pipeline takes shape despite US protests

    German-Russian pipeline takes shape despite US protests

    Thursday, May 17 2018 4:49 AM EDT2018-05-17 08:49:28 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 5:33 AM EDT2018-05-21 09:33:13 GMT
    American officials say a pipeline project between Russia and Germany risks triggering U.S. sanctions because of security concerns.
    American officials say a pipeline project between Russia and Germany risks triggering U.S. sanctions because of security concerns.
  • High-tech, sphere-shaped arena coming to Las Vegas Strip

    High-tech, sphere-shaped arena coming to Las Vegas Strip

    Friday, May 18 2018 10:31 PM EDT2018-05-19 02:31:44 GMT
    Sunday, May 20 2018 11:06 PM EDT2018-05-21 03:06:36 GMT
    An 18,000-seat, sphere-shaped venue that will host concerts and other entertainment events on the Las Vegas Strip will break ground this summer.
    An 18,000-seat, sphere-shaped venue that will host concerts and other entertainment events on the Las Vegas Strip will break ground this summer.
  • Clocks may go a little cuckoo with power grid change

    Clocks may go a little cuckoo with power grid change

    Thursday, May 17 2018 1:32 PM EDT2018-05-17 17:32:21 GMT
    Sunday, May 20 2018 3:43 PM EDT2018-05-20 19:43:36 GMT
    (AP Photo/Patrick Sison). FILE - This Tuesday, June 30, 2015 file photo shows a wall clock in New York. Plugged-in clocks may be losing or gaining as much as seven and a half minutes between May and November 2018 because of U.S. government energy dereg...(AP Photo/Patrick Sison). FILE - This Tuesday, June 30, 2015 file photo shows a wall clock in New York. Plugged-in clocks may be losing or gaining as much as seven and a half minutes between May and November 2018 because of U.S. government energy dereg...
    Some clocks in U.S. may be running too slow or too fast because of a change to a power grid rule.
    Some clocks in U.S. may be running too slow or too fast because of a change to a power grid rule.
  • Kroger, fending off online rivals, ups stake in UK's Ocado

    Kroger, fending off online rivals, ups stake in UK's Ocado

    Thursday, May 17 2018 10:19 AM EDT2018-05-17 14:19:45 GMT
    Sunday, May 20 2018 1:37 PM EDT2018-05-20 17:37:38 GMT
    Kroger is increasing its investment in Britain's Ocado by 5 pct.
    Kroger is increasing its investment in Britain's Ocado by 5 pct.
  • Senate backs effort to restore 'net neutrality' rules

    Senate backs effort to restore 'net neutrality' rules

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 1:08 PM EDT2018-05-16 17:08:48 GMT
    Saturday, May 19 2018 1:44 AM EDT2018-05-19 05:44:56 GMT
    The Senate has voted to kill the FCC repeal of "net neutrality." (Source: CNN)The Senate has voted to kill the FCC repeal of "net neutrality." (Source: CNN)

    The Senate is poised to approve legislation designed to reverse the Federal Communications Commission's effort to deregulate the Internet.

    The Senate is poised to approve legislation designed to reverse the Federal Communications Commission's effort to deregulate the Internet.

  • Phone data-leak company: No record of location-data abuse

    Phone data-leak company: No record of location-data abuse

    Friday, May 18 2018 5:40 PM EDT2018-05-18 21:40:58 GMT
    Friday, May 18 2018 9:10 PM EDT2018-05-19 01:10:38 GMT
    (AP Photo/G-Jun Yam, File). FILE- In this June 6, 2017, file photo, a man checks his phone in an alley in downtown Chicago. A security researcher says a website flaw at a U.S. company could have allowed anyone to pinpoint the location of nearly any cel...(AP Photo/G-Jun Yam, File). FILE- In this June 6, 2017, file photo, a man checks his phone in an alley in downtown Chicago. A security researcher says a website flaw at a U.S. company could have allowed anyone to pinpoint the location of nearly any cel...
    Phone data-leak company: No record of location-data abuse.
    Phone data-leak company: No record of location-data abuse.
  • Toshiba's chip sale to consortium wins regulatory approval

    Toshiba's chip sale to consortium wins regulatory approval

    Thursday, May 17 2018 8:49 AM EDT2018-05-17 12:49:59 GMT
    Friday, May 18 2018 7:47 PM EDT2018-05-18 23:47:48 GMT
    Japanese electronics company Toshiba Corp. says the sale of its computer memory chip business to a consortium led by Bain Capital Private Equity has cleared all anti-trust regulatory approval, including a final one...
    Japanese electronics company Toshiba Corp. says the sale of its computer memory chip business to a consortium led by Bain Capital Private Equity has cleared all anti-trust regulatory approval, including a final one it was awaiting from China.
  • The Latest: Trudeau touts Canada's AI potential at MIT

    The Latest: Trudeau touts Canada's AI potential at MIT

    Friday, May 18 2018 11:06 AM EDT2018-05-18 15:06:35 GMT
    Friday, May 18 2018 6:14 PM EDT2018-05-18 22:14:36 GMT
    (AP Photo/Charles Krupa). Prime Minister Justin Trudeau gestures during a roundtable discussion with members of the Canadian Technology Accelerator in Cambridge, Mass., Thursday, May 17, 2018.(AP Photo/Charles Krupa). Prime Minister Justin Trudeau gestures during a roundtable discussion with members of the Canadian Technology Accelerator in Cambridge, Mass., Thursday, May 17, 2018.
    Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says Canada is "investing massively in AI," building on decades of research by Canadian computer scientists who helped provide the "modern underpinnings" advancing the field...
    Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says Canada is "investing massively in AI," building on decades of research by Canadian computer scientists who helped provide the "modern underpinnings" advancing the field of artificial intelligence.
  • Website flaw exposes real-time locations of US cellphones

    Website flaw exposes real-time locations of US cellphones

    Thursday, May 17 2018 5:50 PM EDT2018-05-17 21:50:29 GMT
    Friday, May 18 2018 4:35 PM EDT2018-05-18 20:35:12 GMT
    (AP Photo/G-Jun Yam, File). FILE- In this June 6, 2017, file photo, a man checks his phone in an alley in downtown Chicago. A security researcher says a website flaw at a U.S. company could have allowed anyone to pinpoint the location of nearly any cel...(AP Photo/G-Jun Yam, File). FILE- In this June 6, 2017, file photo, a man checks his phone in an alley in downtown Chicago. A security researcher says a website flaw at a U.S. company could have allowed anyone to pinpoint the location of nearly any cel...
    Website flaw exposes real-time locations of US cellphones.
    Website flaw exposes real-time locations of US cellphones.
  • Zuckerberg to meet EU officials _ dodging public grilling

    Zuckerberg to meet EU officials _ dodging public grilling

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 11:49 AM EDT2018-05-16 15:49:34 GMT
    Friday, May 18 2018 11:46 AM EDT2018-05-18 15:46:27 GMT
    (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File). FILE- In this May 1, 2018, file photo, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg makes the keynote speech at F8, Facebook's developer conference, in San Jose, Calif. Facebook is suspending about 200 apps that it believes may ha...(AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File). FILE- In this May 1, 2018, file photo, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg makes the keynote speech at F8, Facebook's developer conference, in San Jose, Calif. Facebook is suspending about 200 apps that it believes may ha...
    Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has accepted to come explain his company's recent privacy issues with and allegations that it misused personal data at the European Parliament, the legislature's president says.
    Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has accepted to come explain his company's recent privacy issues with and allegations that it misused personal data at the European Parliament, the legislature's president says.
  • Thoreau's 'Walden' gets new life as a video game

    Thoreau's 'Walden' gets new life as a video game

    Tuesday, May 15 2018 4:39 PM EDT2018-05-15 20:39:33 GMT
    Thursday, May 17 2018 8:11 PM EDT2018-05-18 00:11:50 GMT
    (AP Photo/Elise Amendola, File). FILE - This May 23, 2017, file photo shows a view of Walden Pond in Concord, Mass., where the 19th century American philosopher and naturalist Henry David Thoreau spent two years in solitude and reflection. A new Playst...(AP Photo/Elise Amendola, File). FILE - This May 23, 2017, file photo shows a view of Walden Pond in Concord, Mass., where the 19th century American philosopher and naturalist Henry David Thoreau spent two years in solitude and reflection. A new Playst...
    A team at the University of Southern California's Game Innovation Lab has adapted Henry David Thoreau's "Walden" into a video game.
    A team at the University of Southern California's Game Innovation Lab has adapted Henry David Thoreau's "Walden" into a video game.
  • Car data: Utah Tesla driver had hands off wheel before crash

    Car data: Utah Tesla driver had hands off wheel before crash

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 6:49 PM EDT2018-05-16 22:49:24 GMT
    Thursday, May 17 2018 8:11 PM EDT2018-05-18 00:11:47 GMT
    Data from a Tesla electric vehicle confirms that a Utah driver had engaged the car's semi-autonomous Autopilot functions before she slammed into the back of a fire truck last week.
    Data from a Tesla electric vehicle confirms that a Utah driver had engaged the car's semi-autonomous Autopilot functions before she slammed into the back of a fire truck last week.
  • In Denmark, Airbnb to report hosts' rent to tax authorities

    In Denmark, Airbnb to report hosts' rent to tax authorities

    Thursday, May 17 2018 6:09 AM EDT2018-05-17 10:09:33 GMT
    Thursday, May 17 2018 5:26 PM EDT2018-05-17 21:26:01 GMT
    Denmark says online room-rental platform Airbnb will start to automatically report its users' deals to taxation authorities, the first country to do so.
    Denmark says online room-rental platform Airbnb will start to automatically report its users' deals to taxation authorities, the first country to do so.
  • Trump's bid to help Chinese firm draws fire but raises hopes

    Trump's bid to help Chinese firm draws fire but raises hopes

    Monday, May 14 2018 4:24 PM EDT2018-05-14 20:24:17 GMT
    Thursday, May 17 2018 3:23 PM EDT2018-05-17 19:23:53 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ng Han Guan). In this May 8, 2018, photo, Chinese men pass by a ZTE building in Beijing, China. President Donald Trump's weekend social media musings about China injected new uncertainty into the Washington's punishment of Chinese tech giant ...(AP Photo/Ng Han Guan). In this May 8, 2018, photo, Chinese men pass by a ZTE building in Beijing, China. President Donald Trump's weekend social media musings about China injected new uncertainty into the Washington's punishment of Chinese tech giant ...
    Trump's surprise offer to help Chinese company ZTE draws fire but raises hopes in trade talks.
    Trump's surprise offer to help Chinese company ZTE draws fire but raises hopes in trade talks.
  • Trump says 'no folding' in trade negotiations with China

    Trump says 'no folding' in trade negotiations with China

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 9:59 AM EDT2018-05-16 13:59:08 GMT
    Thursday, May 17 2018 10:27 AM EDT2018-05-17 14:27:15 GMT
    President Donald Trump says there has been "no folding" in his trade negotiations with China, as he addresses his efforts to help a Chinese telecommunications company that violated U.S. sanctions.
    President Donald Trump says there has been "no folding" in his trade negotiations with China, as he addresses his efforts to help a Chinese telecommunications company that violated U.S. sanctions.
  • Kroger, fending off online rivals, ups stake in Ocado

    Kroger, fending off online rivals, ups stake in Ocado

    Thursday, May 17 2018 9:19 AM EDT2018-05-17 13:19:53 GMT
    Thursday, May 17 2018 10:27 AM EDT2018-05-17 14:27:13 GMT
    Kroger is increasing its investment in Ocado by 5 pct.
    Kroger is increasing its investment in Ocado by 5 pct.
  • Trump to sign order to reform US infrastructure technology

    Trump to sign order to reform US infrastructure technology

    Tuesday, May 15 2018 4:18 PM EDT2018-05-15 20:18:10 GMT
    Thursday, May 17 2018 8:54 AM EDT2018-05-17 12:54:49 GMT
    President Donald Trump is signing an executive order to try to reform the federal government's confounding information technology structure.
    President Donald Trump is signing an executive order to try to reform the federal government's confounding information technology structure.
  • Seattle OKs taxing companies like Amazon to aid the homeless

    Seattle OKs taxing companies like Amazon to aid the homeless

    Tuesday, May 15 2018 2:55 AM EDT2018-05-15 06:55:25 GMT
    Thursday, May 17 2018 6:12 AM EDT2018-05-17 10:12:27 GMT
    (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson). Members of the public look on at a Seattle City Council before the council voted to approve a tax on large businesses such as Amazon and Starbucks to fight homelessness, Monday, May 14, 2018, in Seattle. The council on Monda...(AP Photo/Elaine Thompson). Members of the public look on at a Seattle City Council before the council voted to approve a tax on large businesses such as Amazon and Starbucks to fight homelessness, Monday, May 14, 2018, in Seattle. The council on Monda...

    Seattle's largest businesses such as Amazon and Starbucks will have to pay a new tax to help fund homeless services and affordable housing under a measure approved by city leaders.

    Seattle's largest businesses such as Amazon and Starbucks will have to pay a new tax to help fund homeless services and affordable housing under a measure approved by city leaders.

  • Brexit in space: EU, Britain fight over Galileo navigation

    Brexit in space: EU, Britain fight over Galileo navigation

    Monday, May 14 2018 8:14 AM EDT2018-05-14 12:14:05 GMT
    Thursday, May 17 2018 12:03 AM EDT2018-05-17 04:03:03 GMT
    (Stefan Rousseau/PA via AP). From left, Liberal Democrat former deputy PM Nick Clegg, Tory ex-education secretary Nicky Morgan and Labour former foreign secretary David Miliband speaking at a cross-party intervention Brexit negotiation at Tilda Rice Mi...(Stefan Rousseau/PA via AP). From left, Liberal Democrat former deputy PM Nick Clegg, Tory ex-education secretary Nicky Morgan and Labour former foreign secretary David Miliband speaking at a cross-party intervention Brexit negotiation at Tilda Rice Mi...
    Former British Foreign Secretary David Miliband has joined with politicians from rival parties to call for Britain to retain the closest possible ties with the European Union after Brexit.
    Former British Foreign Secretary David Miliband has joined with politicians from rival parties to call for Britain to retain the closest possible ties with the European Union after Brexit.
  • Mexico acknowledges banks were hacked; losses unknown

    Mexico acknowledges banks were hacked; losses unknown

    Tuesday, May 15 2018 12:03 PM EDT2018-05-15 16:03:55 GMT
    Wednesday, May 16 2018 8:12 PM EDT2018-05-17 00:12:39 GMT
    Mexico has established a one-day waiting period on electronic money transfers of over $2,500 in the wake of a hacking attack that may have taken as much as $20 million from several Mexican banks.
    Mexico has established a one-day waiting period on electronic money transfers of over $2,500 in the wake of a hacking attack that may have taken as much as $20 million from several Mexican banks.
  • The Latest: Senate backs effort to restore 'net neutrality'

    The Latest: Senate backs effort to restore 'net neutrality'

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 4:13 PM EDT2018-05-16 20:13:36 GMT
    Wednesday, May 16 2018 6:49 PM EDT2018-05-16 22:49:43 GMT
    The Senate has voted to kill the FCC repeal of "net neutrality." (Source: CNN)The Senate has voted to kill the FCC repeal of "net neutrality." (Source: CNN)

    The Senate has voted to kill a Federal Communications Commission rule that repealed the Obama administration's ban on internet providers blocking or slowing down certain content.

    The Senate has voted to kill a Federal Communications Commission rule that repealed the Obama administration's ban on internet providers blocking or slowing down certain content.

  • Swiss police investigate fatal crash, fire involving Tesla

    Swiss police investigate fatal crash, fire involving Tesla

    Tuesday, May 15 2018 10:36 AM EDT2018-05-15 14:36:49 GMT
    Wednesday, May 16 2018 6:34 PM EDT2018-05-16 22:34:06 GMT
    Police in southern Switzerland are investigating the death of a German man after a Tesla that he was driving crashed into a guardrail and burst into flames.
    Police in southern Switzerland are investigating the death of a German man after a Tesla that he was driving crashed into a guardrail and burst into flames.
  • Dutch researchers uncover dirty jokes in Anne Frank's diary

    Dutch researchers uncover dirty jokes in Anne Frank's diary

    Tuesday, May 15 2018 10:26 AM EDT2018-05-15 14:26:23 GMT
    Wednesday, May 16 2018 11:53 AM EDT2018-05-16 15:53:39 GMT
    (AP Photo/Peter Dejong). Teresien da Silva, left, and Ronald Leopold of the Anne Frank Foundation show a facsimile of Anne Frank's diary with two pages taped off during a press conference at the foundation's office in Amsterdam, Netherlands, Tuesday, M...(AP Photo/Peter Dejong). Teresien da Silva, left, and Ronald Leopold of the Anne Frank Foundation show a facsimile of Anne Frank's diary with two pages taped off during a press conference at the foundation's office in Amsterdam, Netherlands, Tuesday, M...
    Dutch researchers read 2 covered pages of Anne Frank diary.
    Dutch researchers read 2 covered pages of Anne Frank diary.
  • Race is on to set up Europe's electric car charging network

    Race is on to set up Europe's electric car charging network

    Monday, May 14 2018 9:14 AM EDT2018-05-14 13:14:26 GMT
    Wednesday, May 16 2018 10:13 AM EDT2018-05-16 14:13:18 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ferdinand Ostrop). In this Friday, May 11, 2018 photo a man charges his BMW electric vehicle at the rest stop Brohltal Ost at the A61 motorway in Niederzissen, Germany. Munich-based Ionity build a highway network of fast charging stations tha...(AP Photo/Ferdinand Ostrop). In this Friday, May 11, 2018 photo a man charges his BMW electric vehicle at the rest stop Brohltal Ost at the A61 motorway in Niederzissen, Germany. Munich-based Ionity build a highway network of fast charging stations tha...
    Some of Europe's biggest automakers are out to remove the anxiety from the electric car consumer experience by building a highway network of fast charging stations.
    Some of Europe's biggest automakers are out to remove the anxiety from the electric car consumer experience by building a highway network of fast charging stations.
  • Vatican reminds cloistered nuns not to tweet too much

    Vatican reminds cloistered nuns not to tweet too much

    Tuesday, May 15 2018 2:52 PM EDT2018-05-15 18:52:35 GMT
    Tuesday, May 15 2018 10:35 PM EDT2018-05-16 02:35:53 GMT
    The Vatican has issued new guidelines for cloistered nuns, reminding them that they're supposed to live separated from the world and in silence _ and therefore shouldn't be tweeting too much or downloading too much...
    The Vatican has issued new guidelines for cloistered nuns, reminding them that they're supposed to live separated from the world and in silence _ and therefore shouldn't be tweeting too much or downloading too much news.
  • European spy chiefs warn of hybrid threats from Russia, IS

    European spy chiefs warn of hybrid threats from Russia, IS

    Monday, May 14 2018 6:34 AM EDT2018-05-14 10:34:04 GMT
    Tuesday, May 15 2018 3:53 PM EDT2018-05-15 19:53:57 GMT
    (Kay Nietfeld/dpa via AP). Hans-Georg Maassen, head of the German Federal Office for the Protection of the Constitution, right, talks MI5 head Andrew Parker during symposium on hybrid threat scenarios in Berlin Monday, May 14, 2018.(Kay Nietfeld/dpa via AP). Hans-Georg Maassen, head of the German Federal Office for the Protection of the Constitution, right, talks MI5 head Andrew Parker during symposium on hybrid threat scenarios in Berlin Monday, May 14, 2018.
    European intelligence chiefs warned Monday that Russia is actively seeking to undermine their democracies by disinformation, cyberattacks and more traditional means of espionage.
    European intelligence chiefs warned Monday that Russia is actively seeking to undermine their democracies by disinformation, cyberattacks and more traditional means of espionage.
  • Trump defends decision to revisit action on Chinese company

    Trump defends decision to revisit action on Chinese company

    Monday, May 14 2018 1:03 AM EDT2018-05-14 05:03:51 GMT
    Tuesday, May 15 2018 2:52 PM EDT2018-05-15 18:52:56 GMT
    (Chinatopix Via AP, File). FILE - In this Oct. 8, 2012, file photo, a salesperson stands at counters selling mobile phones produced by ZTE Corp. at an appliance store in Wuhan in central China's Hubei province. President Donald Trump said Sunday, May 1...(Chinatopix Via AP, File). FILE - In this Oct. 8, 2012, file photo, a salesperson stands at counters selling mobile phones produced by ZTE Corp. at an appliance store in Wuhan in central China's Hubei province. President Donald Trump said Sunday, May 1...

    Given his past vows to stop the flow of U.S. jobs to China and crack down on what he says are unfair trade practices, Trump's tweet of concern about Chinese jobs was something of a backflip.

    Given his past vows to stop the flow of U.S. jobs to China and crack down on what he says are unfair trade practices, Trump's tweet of concern about Chinese jobs was something of a backflip.

  • German official wants to target outside online anti-Semitism

    German official wants to target outside online anti-Semitism

    Sunday, May 13 2018 3:23 PM EDT2018-05-13 19:23:32 GMT
    Tuesday, May 15 2018 12:04 PM EDT2018-05-15 16:04:02 GMT
    A senior German official reportedly wants authorities to prosecute anti-Semitic hate speech posted online, even if the material is hosted abroad.
    A senior German official reportedly wants authorities to prosecute anti-Semitic hate speech posted online, even if the material is hosted abroad.
  • Seattle backs tax on companies like Amazon to help homeless

    Seattle backs tax on companies like Amazon to help homeless

    Monday, May 14 2018 1:14 PM EDT2018-05-14 17:14:09 GMT
    Tuesday, May 15 2018 11:42 AM EDT2018-05-15 15:42:22 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren). Members of Casa Latina, an immigrant worker rights organization, speak in favor of a controversial proposal to tax large businesses such as Amazon.com to fund efforts to combat homelessness, Wednesday, May 9, 2018, at a Seattl...(AP Photo/Ted S. Warren). Members of Casa Latina, an immigrant worker rights organization, speak in favor of a controversial proposal to tax large businesses such as Amazon.com to fund efforts to combat homelessness, Wednesday, May 9, 2018, at a Seattl...
    A divided Seattle City Council is expected to vote Monday on a proposal to tax large businesses to fight homelessness.
    A divided Seattle City Council is expected to vote Monday on a proposal to tax large businesses to fight homelessness.
  • AT&T chief lobbyist out after hiring of Trump attorney Cohen

    AT&T chief lobbyist out after hiring of Trump attorney Cohen

    Friday, May 11 2018 11:31 AM EDT2018-05-11 15:31:56 GMT
    Tuesday, May 15 2018 10:32 AM EDT2018-05-15 14:32:27 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana). FILE - In this March 22, 2018 file photo, AT&T CEO Randall Stephenson leaves the federal courthouse in Washington.  Stephenson says the company made a “big mistake” in hiring President Donald Trump’s attorney Michael Co...(AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana). FILE - In this March 22, 2018 file photo, AT&T CEO Randall Stephenson leaves the federal courthouse in Washington. Stephenson says the company made a “big mistake” in hiring President Donald Trump’s attorney Michael Co...
    The chief lobbyist for AT&T is leaving the company after hiring of President Donald Trump's attorney Michael Cohen as a political consultant.
    The chief lobbyist for AT&T is leaving the company after hiring of President Donald Trump's attorney Michael Cohen as a political consultant.
  • Italian researchers develop lighter, cheaper robotic hand

    Italian researchers develop lighter, cheaper robotic hand

    Thursday, May 10 2018 11:51 AM EDT2018-05-10 15:51:41 GMT
    Tuesday, May 15 2018 8:19 AM EDT2018-05-15 12:19:19 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia). Marco Zambelli shows his prosthetic hand during an interview with the Associated Press in Rome Thursday, May 10, 2018. An Italian government-funded research institute and prosthetic maker unveiled a new robotic hand that the...(AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia). Marco Zambelli shows his prosthetic hand during an interview with the Associated Press in Rome Thursday, May 10, 2018. An Italian government-funded research institute and prosthetic maker unveiled a new robotic hand that the...
    Italian researchers have unveiled a new robotic hand they say allows users to grip objects with more precision and featuring a design that will lower significantly the cost of such an electric prosthetic.
    Italian researchers have unveiled a new robotic hand they say allows users to grip objects with more precision and featuring a design that will lower significantly the cost of such an electric prosthetic.
  • Ukraine computer involved in Tennessee elections attack

    Ukraine computer involved in Tennessee elections attack

    Friday, May 11 2018 1:14 PM EDT2018-05-11 17:14:22 GMT
    Tuesday, May 15 2018 1:29 AM EDT2018-05-15 05:29:38 GMT
    A cyber security firm says "a specific attack" was among the possible reasons for the crash of a website that was reporting results in a Tennessee county's primary elections. (Source: Pixabay)A cyber security firm says "a specific attack" was among the possible reasons for the crash of a website that was reporting results in a Tennessee county's primary elections. (Source: Pixabay)

    A cyber security firm says "a specific attack" was among the possible reasons for the crash of a website that was reporting results in a Tennessee county's primary elections.

    A cyber security firm says "a specific attack" was among the possible reasons for the crash of a website that was reporting results in a Tennessee county's primary elections.

  • The Latest: Trump cites ZTE's US purchases, China trade deal

    The Latest: Trump cites ZTE's US purchases, China trade deal

    Monday, May 14 2018 3:24 PM EDT2018-05-14 19:24:20 GMT
    Monday, May 14 2018 5:10 PM EDT2018-05-14 21:10:42 GMT
    (Chinatopix Via AP, File). FILE - In this Oct. 8, 2012, file photo, a salesperson stands at counters selling mobile phones produced by ZTE Corp. at an appliance store in Wuhan in central China's Hubei province. President Donald Trump said Sunday, May 1...(Chinatopix Via AP, File). FILE - In this Oct. 8, 2012, file photo, a salesperson stands at counters selling mobile phones produced by ZTE Corp. at an appliance store in Wuhan in central China's Hubei province. President Donald Trump said Sunday, May 1...
    The White House says Chinese concerns over U.S. sanctions on a Chinese telecom company have "been brought up at a number of levels" during U.S.-China talks.
    The White House says Chinese concerns over U.S. sanctions on a Chinese telecom company have "been brought up at a number of levels" during U.S.-China talks.
  • California, Florida stem cell clinics target of US lawsuit

    California, Florida stem cell clinics target of US lawsuit

    Wednesday, May 9 2018 8:11 PM EDT2018-05-10 00:11:21 GMT
    Monday, May 14 2018 4:38 PM EDT2018-05-14 20:38:12 GMT
    Prosecutors in California and Florida have sued to stop two companies from providing stem cell treatments, alleging the clinics marketed their procedures as remedies for ailments including cancer and heart disease...
    Prosecutors in California and Florida have sued to stop two companies from providing stem cell treatments, alleging the clinics marketed their procedures as remedies for ailments including cancer and heart disease without proof of safety and efficacy.
  • Facebook suspends about 200 apps that may have misused data

    Facebook suspends about 200 apps that may have misused data

    Monday, May 14 2018 9:17 AM EDT2018-05-14 13:17:32 GMT
    Monday, May 14 2018 2:45 PM EDT2018-05-14 18:45:27 GMT
    Facebook suspends about 200 apps that may have misused data, internal investigation continues.
    Facebook suspends about 200 apps that may have misused data, internal investigation continues.
  • Appeals court reinstates challenge to Seattle rideshare law

    Appeals court reinstates challenge to Seattle rideshare law

    Friday, May 11 2018 1:11 PM EDT2018-05-11 17:11:51 GMT
    Monday, May 14 2018 2:00 PM EDT2018-05-14 18:00:14 GMT
    A federal appeals court has reinstated a challenge to Seattle's first-in-the-nation law allowing drivers of ride-hailing companies such as Uber and Lyft to unionize.
    A federal appeals court has reinstated a challenge to Seattle's first-in-the-nation law allowing drivers of ride-hailing companies such as Uber and Lyft to unionize.
  • Walking robot maker prepares to unleash its dog-like machine

    Walking robot maker prepares to unleash its dog-like machine

    Friday, May 11 2018 5:01 PM EDT2018-05-11 21:01:45 GMT
    Monday, May 14 2018 1:20 PM EDT2018-05-14 17:20:49 GMT
    Boston Dynamics plans to begin selling the dog-like SpotMini robot next year. (Source: Boston Dynamics)Boston Dynamics plans to begin selling the dog-like SpotMini robot next year. (Source: Boston Dynamics)

    A robotics company known for its widely-shared YouTube videos of nimble, legged robots opening doors or walking through rough terrain is finally preparing to sell some of them after years of research.

    A robotics company known for its widely-shared YouTube videos of nimble, legged robots opening doors or walking through rough terrain is finally preparing to sell some of them after years of research.

  • Tech leaders push for more White House focus on AI

    Tech leaders push for more White House focus on AI

    Thursday, May 10 2018 3:42 AM EDT2018-05-10 07:42:07 GMT
    Monday, May 14 2018 12:19 PM EDT2018-05-14 16:19:48 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File). FILE - In this April 2, 2017, file photo, the White House is lit with blue lights in honor of World Autism Awareness Day in Washington. Top U.S. tech executives and researchers are gathering at a White House summit, Thurs...(AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File). FILE - In this April 2, 2017, file photo, the White House is lit with blue lights in honor of World Autism Awareness Day in Washington. Top U.S. tech executives and researchers are gathering at a White House summit, Thurs...
    Top U.S. tech executives and researchers are gathering at a White House summit to press Trump administration officials on investing in artificial intelligence and crafting policies they hope will strengthen the...
    Top U.S. tech executives and researchers are gathering at a White House summit to press Trump administration officials on investing in artificial intelligence and crafting policies they hope will strengthen the economy.
  • Facebook shares bounce back to pre-scandal level

    Facebook shares bounce back to pre-scandal level

    Friday, May 11 2018 10:11 AM EDT2018-05-11 14:11:45 GMT
    Monday, May 14 2018 9:10 AM EDT2018-05-14 13:10:00 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE - In this April 10, 2018 file photo, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg appears on a television screen on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange as he testifies in the Senate in Washington.  Shares in the social media gi...(AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE - In this April 10, 2018 file photo, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg appears on a television screen on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange as he testifies in the Senate in Washington. Shares in the social media gi...
    Facebook shares bounce back to $185, right where they were before the Cambridge Analytica scandal broke eight weeks ago.
    Facebook shares bounce back to $185, right where they were before the Cambridge Analytica scandal broke eight weeks ago.
  • Facebook ads show Russian effort to stoke political division

    Facebook ads show Russian effort to stoke political division

    Thursday, May 10 2018 10:12 AM EDT2018-05-10 14:12:02 GMT
    Monday, May 14 2018 6:08 AM EDT2018-05-14 10:08:08 GMT
    Democrats on the House intelligence committee have released more than 3,500 Facebook ads that were created or promoted by a Russian internet agency. (Source: CNN)Democrats on the House intelligence committee have released more than 3,500 Facebook ads that were created or promoted by a Russian internet agency. (Source: CNN)

    Democrats on the House intelligence committee have released more than 3,500 Facebook ads that were created or promoted by a Russian internet agency.

    Democrats on the House intelligence committee have released more than 3,500 Facebook ads that were created or promoted by a Russian internet agency.

  • UK lawmakers summon ex-Cambridge Analytica chief to testify

    UK lawmakers summon ex-Cambridge Analytica chief to testify

    Thursday, May 10 2018 11:01 AM EDT2018-05-10 15:01:48 GMT
    Sunday, May 13 2018 3:27 PM EDT2018-05-13 19:27:55 GMT
    British lawmakers investigating the use of Facebook users' information in political campaigns have issued a summons for the former head of data firm Cambridge Analytica after he declined to answer their questions.
    British lawmakers investigating the use of Facebook users' information in political campaigns have issued a summons for the former head of data firm Cambridge Analytica after he declined to answer their questions.
  • Symantec stock plunges on internal investigation

    Symantec stock plunges on internal investigation

    Friday, May 11 2018 9:31 AM EDT2018-05-11 13:31:34 GMT
    Friday, May 11 2018 10:56 PM EDT2018-05-12 02:56:10 GMT
    Symantec sheds more than $5 billion in market value on internal investigation announcement.
    Symantec sheds more than $5 billion in market value on internal investigation announcement.
  • China tech giant sidelined, US imports held amid trade spat

    China tech giant sidelined, US imports held amid trade spat

    Thursday, May 10 2018 5:31 AM EDT2018-05-10 09:31:40 GMT
    Friday, May 11 2018 3:48 PM EDT2018-05-11 19:48:50 GMT
    (AP Photo/Manu Fernandez, File). FILE- In this Feb. 26, 2014, file photo, a sign for the ZTE booth is seen at the Mobile World Congress, the world's largest mobile phone trade show in Barcelona, Spain. Chinese telecommunications company ZTE has halted ...(AP Photo/Manu Fernandez, File). FILE- In this Feb. 26, 2014, file photo, a sign for the ZTE booth is seen at the Mobile World Congress, the world's largest mobile phone trade show in Barcelona, Spain. Chinese telecommunications company ZTE has halted ...
    China tech giant crippled, US imports face delays as trade spat widens.
    China tech giant crippled, US imports face delays as trade spat widens.
  • FCC sets 'net neutrality' repeal for June 11, Senate to vote

    FCC sets 'net neutrality' repeal for June 11, Senate to vote

    Thursday, May 10 2018 12:41 PM EDT2018-05-10 16:41:19 GMT
    Friday, May 11 2018 1:05 PM EDT2018-05-11 17:05:46 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin, File). FILE - In this Dec. 14, 2017, file photo, after a meeting voting to end net neutrality, Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Chairman Ajit Pai smiles while listening to a question from a reporter in Washington. The...(AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin, File). FILE - In this Dec. 14, 2017, file photo, after a meeting voting to end net neutrality, Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Chairman Ajit Pai smiles while listening to a question from a reporter in Washington. The...
    FCC sets 'net neutrality' repeal date for June 11 amid state legislation and a coming Senate vote.
    FCC sets 'net neutrality' repeal date for June 11 amid state legislation and a coming Senate vote.
  • Big jump in job program for foreign graduates of US colleges

    Big jump in job program for foreign graduates of US colleges

    Thursday, May 10 2018 10:21 AM EDT2018-05-10 14:21:36 GMT
    Friday, May 11 2018 1:05 PM EDT2018-05-11 17:05:44 GMT
    A study finds temporary job program for foreign graduates of US universities surged in past decade, as enrollment of foreign students falls amid concerns over Trump's anti-immigrant.
    A study finds temporary job program for foreign graduates of US universities surged in past decade, as enrollment of foreign students falls amid concerns over Trump's anti-immigrant.
  • What happens when the robots sound too much like humans?

    What happens when the robots sound too much like humans?

    Wednesday, May 9 2018 3:41 PM EDT2018-05-09 19:41:16 GMT
    Friday, May 11 2018 10:33 AM EDT2018-05-11 14:33:46 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu). Google CEO Sundar Pichai speaks at the Google I/O conference in Mountain View, Calif., Tuesday, May 8, 2018. Google put the spotlight on its artificial intelligence smarts at its annual developers conference Tuesday, where it anno...(AP Photo/Jeff Chiu). Google CEO Sundar Pichai speaks at the Google I/O conference in Mountain View, Calif., Tuesday, May 8, 2018. Google put the spotlight on its artificial intelligence smarts at its annual developers conference Tuesday, where it anno...
    A computer assistant that makes convincingly human-sounding phone calls wowed a crowd of Google enthusiasts, but is it ethical?.
    A computer assistant that makes convincingly human-sounding phone calls wowed a crowd of Google enthusiasts, but is it ethical?.
  • Google suspends all ads related to Irish abortion referendum

    Google suspends all ads related to Irish abortion referendum

    Wednesday, May 9 2018 9:11 AM EDT2018-05-09 13:11:04 GMT
    Friday, May 11 2018 9:38 AM EDT2018-05-11 13:38:01 GMT
    Google says it is suspending all advertising connected to Ireland's abortion referendum as part of moves to protect "election integrity.".
    Google says it is suspending all advertising connected to Ireland's abortion referendum as part of moves to protect "election integrity.".
  • The Latest: White House launches new AI effort

    The Latest: White House launches new AI effort

    Thursday, May 10 2018 1:11 PM EDT2018-05-10 17:11:11 GMT
    Thursday, May 10 2018 5:37 PM EDT2018-05-10 21:37:47 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File). FILE - In this April 2, 2017, file photo, the White House is lit with blue lights in honor of World Autism Awareness Day in Washington. Top U.S. tech executives and researchers are gathering at a White House summit, Thurs...(AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File). FILE - In this April 2, 2017, file photo, the White House is lit with blue lights in honor of World Autism Awareness Day in Washington. Top U.S. tech executives and researchers are gathering at a White House summit, Thurs...
    The Trump administration is launching a new effort it says could foster more artificial intelligence research and development to maintain U.S. leadership in the field.
    The Trump administration is launching a new effort it says could foster more artificial intelligence research and development to maintain U.S. leadership in the field.
  • Court asked to levy fines for misconduct in lab scandal

    Court asked to levy fines for misconduct in lab scandal

    Tuesday, May 8 2018 12:17 AM EDT2018-05-08 04:17:23 GMT
    Thursday, May 10 2018 5:38 PM EDT2018-05-10 21:38:06 GMT
    (Don Treeger/The Republican via AP, Pool, File). FILE - In this Jan. 22, 2013, file photo, Sonja Farak, left, stands during her arraignment at Eastern Hampshire District Court in Belchertown, Mass. The Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court will hear arg...(Don Treeger/The Republican via AP, Pool, File). FILE - In this Jan. 22, 2013, file photo, Sonja Farak, left, stands during her arraignment at Eastern Hampshire District Court in Belchertown, Mass. The Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court will hear arg...
    Massachusetts' highest court is set to consider whether to toss more convictions linked to a former chemist who authorities say was high almost every day she worked at a state drug lab for eight years.
    Massachusetts' highest court is set to consider whether to toss more convictions linked to a former chemist who authorities say was high almost every day she worked at a state drug lab for eight years.
  • How Google aims to simplify your life with AI

    How Google aims to simplify your life with AI

    Tuesday, May 8 2018 3:25 AM EDT2018-05-08 07:25:07 GMT
    Thursday, May 10 2018 12:58 PM EDT2018-05-10 16:58:08 GMT
    (AP Photo/Eric Risberg, File). FILE - In this Tuesday, Oct. 4, 2016, file photo, Google CEO Sundar Pichai talks about Google Assistant during a product event in San Francisco. Google is likely to again put artificial intelligence in the spotlight at it...(AP Photo/Eric Risberg, File). FILE - In this Tuesday, Oct. 4, 2016, file photo, Google CEO Sundar Pichai talks about Google Assistant during a product event in San Francisco. Google is likely to again put artificial intelligence in the spotlight at it...

    The company's digital concierge, known only as the Google Assistant, could gain new abilities to handle tasks such as making restaurant reservations without human hand-holding.

    The company's digital concierge, known only as the Google Assistant, could gain new abilities to handle tasks such as making restaurant reservations without human hand-holding.

  • Disney seeks new frontiers as more people watch video online

    Disney seeks new frontiers as more people watch video online

    Tuesday, May 8 2018 4:48 PM EDT2018-05-08 20:48:08 GMT
    Thursday, May 10 2018 12:35 PM EDT2018-05-10 16:35:08 GMT
    Disney is seeking new frontiers, launching an ESPN streaming service and a deal with Twitter to create new content. The moves come as Disney seeks ways to extend past the traditional cable-bundle format as more...
    Disney is seeking new frontiers, launching an ESPN streaming service and a deal with Twitter to create new content. The moves come as Disney seeks ways to extend past the traditional cable-bundle format as more people watch TV online.
  • Gates, Zuckerberg team up on new education initiative

    Gates, Zuckerberg team up on new education initiative

    Tuesday, May 8 2018 5:28 PM EDT2018-05-08 21:28:13 GMT
    Thursday, May 10 2018 11:57 AM EDT2018-05-10 15:57:02 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana, File). FILE  - In this April 21, 2018 file photo, Bill Gates speaks during the World Bank/IMF Spring Meetings, in Washington. Tech moguls Gates and Mark Zuckerberg are teaming up to help develop new technologies for kids wit...(AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana, File). FILE - In this April 21, 2018 file photo, Bill Gates speaks during the World Bank/IMF Spring Meetings, in Washington. Tech moguls Gates and Mark Zuckerberg are teaming up to help develop new technologies for kids wit...
    Top tech moguls Bill Gates and Mark Zuckerberg are teaming up to help develop new technologies for kids with trouble learning, which will include dabbling into child brain science.
    Top tech moguls Bill Gates and Mark Zuckerberg are teaming up to help develop new technologies for kids with trouble learning, which will include dabbling into child brain science.
  • Duped patients crowdfund for bogus medical care, study says

    Duped patients crowdfund for bogus medical care, study says

    Tuesday, May 8 2018 11:09 AM EDT2018-05-08 15:09:13 GMT
    Thursday, May 10 2018 11:54 AM EDT2018-05-10 15:54:51 GMT
    New research suggests duped patients are using online crowdfunding for bogus stem cell treatments.
    New research suggests duped patients are using online crowdfunding for bogus stem cell treatments.
  • California moves to require solar panels on all new homes

    California moves to require solar panels on all new homes

    Wednesday, May 9 2018 2:41 AM EDT2018-05-09 06:41:20 GMT
    Thursday, May 10 2018 11:18 AM EDT2018-05-10 15:18:05 GMT
    (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli, File). FILE-- In this Oct. 16, 2015 file photo a solar panel is installed on the roof of the Old Governor's Mansion State Historic Park in Sacramento, Calif. After extensive renovations, Gov. Jerry Brown and his wife, Anne G...(AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli, File). FILE-- In this Oct. 16, 2015 file photo a solar panel is installed on the roof of the Old Governor's Mansion State Historic Park in Sacramento, Calif. After extensive renovations, Gov. Jerry Brown and his wife, Anne G...
    California may start requiring solar panels on new homes and low-rise apartment buildings built after 2020. It would be the first such mandate nationwide and California's latest step to aggressively curb greenhouse...
    California may start requiring solar panels on new homes and low-rise apartment buildings built after 2020. It would be the first such mandate nationwide and California's latest step to aggressively curb greenhouse gas emissions.
  • China's ZTE halts major operations following US export ban

    China's ZTE halts major operations following US export ban

    Wednesday, May 9 2018 11:52 AM EDT2018-05-09 15:52:03 GMT
    Thursday, May 10 2018 11:16 AM EDT2018-05-10 15:16:02 GMT
    Chinese tech company ZTE says major operations stopped following US sales ban.
    Chinese tech company ZTE says major operations stopped following US sales ban.
  • Sinclair to sell 7 TV stations to Fox to win regulatory OK

    Sinclair to sell 7 TV stations to Fox to win regulatory OK

    Wednesday, May 9 2018 11:51 AM EDT2018-05-09 15:51:56 GMT
    Thursday, May 10 2018 11:17 AM EDT2018-05-10 15:17:23 GMT
    (AP Photo/Steve Ruark, File). FILE - In thisOct. 12, 2004, file photo, Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc.'s headquarters stands in Hunt Valley, Md.  Media company Twenty-First Century Fox is buying seven TV stations from Sinclair Broadcast Group for $910 m...(AP Photo/Steve Ruark, File). FILE - In thisOct. 12, 2004, file photo, Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc.'s headquarters stands in Hunt Valley, Md. Media company Twenty-First Century Fox is buying seven TV stations from Sinclair Broadcast Group for $910 m...
    Twenty-First Century Fox has agreed to buy seven TV stations from Sinclair Broadcast Group for $910 million.
    Twenty-First Century Fox has agreed to buy seven TV stations from Sinclair Broadcast Group for $910 million.
  • Facebook bans foreign ads in Ireland abortion referendum

    Facebook bans foreign ads in Ireland abortion referendum

    Tuesday, May 8 2018 9:45 AM EDT2018-05-08 13:45:13 GMT
    Thursday, May 10 2018 9:05 AM EDT2018-05-10 13:05:14 GMT
    Facebook says it is banning foreign advertisements related to Ireland's abortion referendum, amid concerns that North American groups are trying to influence the campaign.
    Facebook says it is banning foreign advertisements related to Ireland's abortion referendum, amid concerns that North American groups are trying to influence the campaign.
  • Tensions mount as Seattle debates business tax for homeless

    Tensions mount as Seattle debates business tax for homeless

    Tuesday, May 8 2018 12:57 PM EDT2018-05-08 16:57:43 GMT
    Thursday, May 10 2018 1:56 AM EDT2018-05-10 05:56:45 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren). In this Monday, May 7, 2018, photo, pedestrians and cyclists gather near the Amazon Spheres, in Seattle. Seattle's latest tax proposal to combat homelessness takes aim at large businesses such as Amazon that have helped drive ...(AP Photo/Ted S. Warren). In this Monday, May 7, 2018, photo, pedestrians and cyclists gather near the Amazon Spheres, in Seattle. Seattle's latest tax proposal to combat homelessness takes aim at large businesses such as Amazon that have helped drive ...
    Seattle's latest tax proposal to combat homelessness takes aim at large businesses such as Amazon that have helped drive Seattle's economic boom.
    Seattle's latest tax proposal to combat homelessness takes aim at large businesses such as Amazon that have helped drive Seattle's economic boom.
  • Microsoft launches $25M program to use AI for disabilities

    Microsoft launches $25M program to use AI for disabilities

    Monday, May 7 2018 3:24 AM EDT2018-05-07 07:24:19 GMT
    Wednesday, May 9 2018 1:38 PM EDT2018-05-09 17:38:15 GMT
    (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson, File). File-This Nov. 29, 2017, file photo shows Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella speaking at the annual Microsoft shareholders meeting in Bellevue, Wash. Microsoft’s annual Build conference for software development kicks off on M...(AP Photo/Elaine Thompson, File). File-This Nov. 29, 2017, file photo shows Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella speaking at the annual Microsoft shareholders meeting in Bellevue, Wash. Microsoft’s annual Build conference for software development kicks off on M...

    Microsoft's annual Build conference for software developers kicks off on Monday, giving the company an opportunity to offer updates on its computing platforms and services.

    Microsoft's annual Build conference for software developers kicks off on Monday, giving the company an opportunity to offer updates on its computing platforms and services.

  • NASA, Uber team up to get flying taxis off the ground

    NASA, Uber team up to get flying taxis off the ground

    Tuesday, May 8 2018 6:09 PM EDT2018-05-08 22:09:45 GMT
    Wednesday, May 9 2018 12:16 PM EDT2018-05-09 16:16:46 GMT
    NASA and Uber have signed an agreement to explore putting flying taxis in the skies over US cities.
    NASA and Uber have signed an agreement to explore putting flying taxis in the skies over US cities.
  • Report: Millions of tweets spread anti-Semitic messages

    Report: Millions of tweets spread anti-Semitic messages

    Monday, May 7 2018 7:24 AM EDT2018-05-07 11:24:40 GMT
    Wednesday, May 9 2018 11:55 AM EDT2018-05-09 15:55:00 GMT
    In the new report, the group estimated approximately 3 million Twitter users posted or re-posted at least 4.2 million anti-Semitic tweets in English over a 12-month period ending Jan. 28. (Source: Twitter)In the new report, the group estimated approximately 3 million Twitter users posted or re-posted at least 4.2 million anti-Semitic tweets in English over a 12-month period ending Jan. 28. (Source: Twitter)

    A study by the Anti-Defamation League has found millions of anti-Semitic messages on Twitter.

    A study by the Anti-Defamation League has found millions of anti-Semitic messages on Twitter.

  • Brazil court tells Microsoft to ease data-sharing opt-out

    Brazil court tells Microsoft to ease data-sharing opt-out

    Monday, May 7 2018 1:29 PM EDT2018-05-07 17:29:59 GMT
    Wednesday, May 9 2018 3:04 AM EDT2018-05-09 07:04:02 GMT
    A Brazilian federal court has ordered Microsoft to make it easier for users of its Windows 10 operating system to opt out of providing personal data to the software giant.
    A Brazilian federal court has ordered Microsoft to make it easier for users of its Windows 10 operating system to opt out of providing personal data to the software giant.
  • The Latest: Some Android features not coming to Samsung

    The Latest: Some Android features not coming to Samsung

    Tuesday, May 8 2018 12:57 PM EDT2018-05-08 16:57:18 GMT
    Tuesday, May 8 2018 5:34 PM EDT2018-05-08 21:34:54 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu). Developer Jesus Suarez wears Google Glass glasses while looking at his phone before the start of the keynote address at the Google I/O conference in Mountain View, Calif., Tuesday, May 8, 2018.(AP Photo/Jeff Chiu). Developer Jesus Suarez wears Google Glass glasses while looking at his phone before the start of the keynote address at the Google I/O conference in Mountain View, Calif., Tuesday, May 8, 2018.
    Google is showing off what it's like to experiment with artificially intelligent music.
    Google is showing off what it's like to experiment with artificially intelligent music.
  • VW board eyes damage claims against former CEO Winterkorn

    VW board eyes damage claims against former CEO Winterkorn

    Sunday, May 6 2018 5:23 AM EDT2018-05-06 09:23:43 GMT
    Tuesday, May 8 2018 1:11 PM EDT2018-05-08 17:11:22 GMT
    (AP Photo/Michael Sohn, file). FILE - In this Jan. 19, 2017 file photo Martin Winterkorn, former CEO of the German car manufacturer 'Volkswagen', arrives for a questioning at an investigation committee of the German federal parliament in Berlin, German...(AP Photo/Michael Sohn, file). FILE - In this Jan. 19, 2017 file photo Martin Winterkorn, former CEO of the German car manufacturer 'Volkswagen', arrives for a questioning at an investigation committee of the German federal parliament in Berlin, German...
    A VW spokesman says the German automaker's supervisory board is checking whether it can demand damage claims from former VW CEO Martin Winterkorn in connection with the company's diesel emissions cheating scandal.
    A VW spokesman says the German automaker's supervisory board is checking whether it can demand damage claims from former VW CEO Martin Winterkorn in connection with the company's diesel emissions cheating scandal.
  • How to pick a new password, now that Twitter wants one

    How to pick a new password, now that Twitter wants one

    Friday, May 4 2018 3:24 PM EDT2018-05-04 19:24:01 GMT
    Tuesday, May 8 2018 11:47 AM EDT2018-05-08 15:47:49 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File). FILE- This April 26, 2017, file photo shows the Twitter icon on a mobile phone, in Philadelphia.  Twitter says it discovered a bug that stored passwords in an internal log in an unprotected form. Though Twitter says there'...(AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File). FILE- This April 26, 2017, file photo shows the Twitter icon on a mobile phone, in Philadelphia. Twitter says it discovered a bug that stored passwords in an internal log in an unprotected form. Though Twitter says there'...
    How to pick a new password, now that Twitter has asked everyone to change theirs.
    How to pick a new password, now that Twitter has asked everyone to change theirs.
  • UK info chief orders SCL to give professor his personal data

    UK info chief orders SCL to give professor his personal data

    Saturday, May 5 2018 12:53 PM EDT2018-05-05 16:53:56 GMT
    Tuesday, May 8 2018 10:51 AM EDT2018-05-08 14:51:11 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alastair Grant, FILE). FILE - In this file photo dated  Friday, March 23, 2018, a general view of the building in central London that contains offices of social analysis company Cambridge Analytica. Cambridge Analytica (CA) announced Wednesda...(AP Photo/Alastair Grant, FILE). FILE - In this file photo dated Friday, March 23, 2018, a general view of the building in central London that contains offices of social analysis company Cambridge Analytica. Cambridge Analytica (CA) announced Wednesda...
    Britain's Information Commissioner's Office is backing an American academic's effort to obtain his personal data from SCL Group, which includes Cambridge Analytica.
    Britain's Information Commissioner's Office is backing an American academic's effort to obtain his personal data from SCL Group, which includes Cambridge Analytica.
  • Iran president criticizes blocking of Telegram messaging app

    Iran president criticizes blocking of Telegram messaging app

    Saturday, May 5 2018 2:15 AM EDT2018-05-05 06:15:46 GMT
    Tuesday, May 8 2018 9:00 AM EDT2018-05-08 13:00:00 GMT
    Iranian President Hassan Rouhani is criticizing the blocking of the popular Telegram messaging app in the Islamic Republic, saying those in his administration weren't the ones who shut off access.
    Iranian President Hassan Rouhani is criticizing the blocking of the popular Telegram messaging app in the Islamic Republic, saying those in his administration weren't the ones who shut off access.
  • Egypt approves law to govern popular ride-hailing apps

    Egypt approves law to govern popular ride-hailing apps

    Monday, May 7 2018 9:34 AM EDT2018-05-07 13:34:48 GMT
    Tuesday, May 8 2018 1:37 AM EDT2018-05-08 05:37:25 GMT
    Egypt's parliament has approved a law to govern popular ride-hailing apps Uber and Careem after the companies appealed a court ruling that revoked their licenses.
    Egypt's parliament has approved a law to govern popular ride-hailing apps Uber and Careem after the companies appealed a court ruling that revoked their licenses.
  • The Latest: Microsoft CEO says 'privacy is a human right'

    The Latest: Microsoft CEO says 'privacy is a human right'

    Monday, May 7 2018 11:34 AM EDT2018-05-07 15:34:49 GMT
    Monday, May 7 2018 3:05 PM EDT2018-05-07 19:05:20 GMT
    (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson, File). File-This Nov. 29, 2017, file photo shows Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella speaking at the annual Microsoft shareholders meeting in Bellevue, Wash. Microsoft’s annual Build conference for software development kicks off on M...(AP Photo/Elaine Thompson, File). File-This Nov. 29, 2017, file photo shows Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella speaking at the annual Microsoft shareholders meeting in Bellevue, Wash. Microsoft’s annual Build conference for software development kicks off on M...
    Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella is kicking off Build, the company's annual conference for software developers.
    Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella is kicking off Build, the company's annual conference for software developers.
  • Buffett's firm buys 75 million more Apple shares in 1Q

    Buffett's firm buys 75 million more Apple shares in 1Q

    Friday, May 4 2018 10:42 AM EDT2018-05-04 14:42:40 GMT
    Monday, May 7 2018 2:08 PM EDT2018-05-07 18:08:44 GMT
    Warren Buffett's company bought 75 million more Apple shares in the first quarter to give it more than 240 million shares of the iPhone maker.
    Warren Buffett's company bought 75 million more Apple shares in the first quarter to give it more than 240 million shares of the iPhone maker.
  • Why Wall Street's worried about Tesla

    Why Wall Street's worried about Tesla

    Friday, May 4 2018 5:02 PM EDT2018-05-04 21:02:49 GMT
    Monday, May 7 2018 12:26 PM EDT2018-05-07 16:26:20 GMT
    Tesla is a company of big ideas, but its stock is falling because of much more practical concerns.
    Tesla is a company of big ideas, but its stock is falling because of much more practical concerns.
  • Tesla CEO's peculiar conduct causes angst on Wall Street

    Tesla CEO's peculiar conduct causes angst on Wall Street

    Thursday, May 3 2018 5:10 PM EDT2018-05-03 21:10:35 GMT
    Monday, May 7 2018 8:57 AM EDT2018-05-07 12:57:14 GMT
    Tesla CEO's bizarre conduct on conference call sets off stock slide, causes angst among investors.
    Tesla CEO's bizarre conduct on conference call sets off stock slide, causes angst among investors.
  • Twitter finds security bug, advises changing passwords

    Twitter finds security bug, advises changing passwords

    Thursday, May 3 2018 5:10 PM EDT2018-05-03 21:10:37 GMT
    Monday, May 7 2018 3:25 AM EDT2018-05-07 07:25:35 GMT
    Twitter is advising all of its users to change their passwords.
    Twitter is advising all of its users to change their passwords.
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  • Dealmaker president contends with North Korea expectations

    Dealmaker president contends with North Korea expectations

    Monday, May 21 2018 6:23 PM EDT2018-05-21 22:23:02 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 6:33 PM EDT2018-05-21 22:33:27 GMT
    (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man, File). FILE - In this May 11, 2018, file photo, people watch a TV screen showing file footage of U.S. President Donald Trump, left, and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, right, during a news program at the Seoul Railway Station in...(AP Photo/Lee Jin-man, File). FILE - In this May 11, 2018, file photo, people watch a TV screen showing file footage of U.S. President Donald Trump, left, and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, right, during a news program at the Seoul Railway Station in...
    Weeks from his North Korea summit, President Donald Trump is staring down a dealmaker's worst nightmare: overpromising and under-delivering.
    Weeks from his North Korea summit, President Donald Trump is staring down a dealmaker's worst nightmare: overpromising and under-delivering.
  • Syrian government declares capital fully under its control

    Syrian government declares capital fully under its control

    Monday, May 21 2018 3:31 AM EDT2018-05-21 07:31:50 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 6:33 PM EDT2018-05-21 22:33:25 GMT
    Syrian state TV: Government forces to resume anti-IS offensive in southern part of Damascus after evacuating civilians.
    Syrian state TV: Government forces to resume anti-IS offensive in southern part of Damascus after evacuating civilians.
  • The princes, the president and the fortune seekers

    The princes, the president and the fortune seekers

    Monday, May 21 2018 4:22 PM EDT2018-05-21 20:22:16 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 6:33 PM EDT2018-05-21 22:33:09 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File). FILE - In this May 20, 2017, file photo, President Donald Trump shakes hands with Saudi Deputy Crown Prince and Defense Minister Mohammed bin Salman in Riyadh. In emails obtained by The Associated Press, George Nader claims...(AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File). FILE - In this May 20, 2017, file photo, President Donald Trump shakes hands with Saudi Deputy Crown Prince and Defense Minister Mohammed bin Salman in Riyadh. In emails obtained by The Associated Press, George Nader claims...
    AP Investigation: A top fundraiser for President Donald Trump and a senior adviser to the crown prince of Abu Dhabi ran a secretive campaign, trading lobbying against Qatar for hundreds of millions in defense...
    AP Investigation: A top fundraiser for President Donald Trump and a senior adviser to the crown prince of Abu Dhabi ran a secretive campaign, trading lobbying against Qatar for hundreds of millions in defense contracts from the United Arab Emirates.
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  • Divided Supreme Court sides with businesses over workers

    Divided Supreme Court sides with businesses over workers

    Monday, May 21 2018 10:21 AM EDT2018-05-21 14:21:59 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 6:34 PM EDT2018-05-21 22:34:03 GMT
    The justices ruled 5-4 Monday, with the court's conservative members in the majority, that businesses can force employees to individually use arbitration to resolve disputes. (Source: Supremecourt.gov)The justices ruled 5-4 Monday, with the court's conservative members in the majority, that businesses can force employees to individually use arbitration to resolve disputes. (Source: Supremecourt.gov)

    A new Supreme Court will allow employers to prohibit workers from banding together to complain about pay and conditions in the workplace.

    A new Supreme Court will allow employers to prohibit workers from banding together to complain about pay and conditions in the workplace.

  • Parents take 30-year-old son to court to force him to move out

    Parents take 30-year-old son to court to force him to move out

    Monday, May 21 2018 8:05 AM EDT2018-05-21 12:05:36 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 6:32 PM EDT2018-05-21 22:32:39 GMT

    Two parents have had enough of their adult son living rent-free at their home, and have taken him to court.

    Two parents have had enough of their adult son living rent-free at their home, and have taken him to court.

  • US demands wholesale changes in Iran policies post-nuke deal

    US demands wholesale changes in Iran policies post-nuke deal

    Monday, May 21 2018 8:52 AM EDT2018-05-21 12:52:00 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 6:32 PM EDT2018-05-21 22:32:31 GMT
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    Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is laying out the Trump administration's strategy for constraining Iran's nuclear program and opposing its other behavior in the region following President Donald Trump's withdrawal...

    Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is laying out the Trump administration's strategy for constraining Iran's nuclear program and opposing its other behavior in the region following President Donald Trump's withdrawal from the 2015 nuclear deal.

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