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  • Record number of Mexican gray wolves found dead in 2018

    Record number of Mexican gray wolves found dead in 2018

    Thursday, December 13 2018 12:01 PM EST2018-12-13 17:01:11 GMT
    Thursday, December 13 2018 7:50 PM EST2018-12-14 00:50:07 GMT
    Wildlife managers have confirmed that a record number of Mexican gray wolves have been reported dead this year.
    Wildlife managers have confirmed that a record number of Mexican gray wolves have been reported dead this year.
  • Canada caught between 2 powers, feeling alone in the world

    Canada caught between 2 powers, feeling alone in the world

    Thursday, December 13 2018 6:49 PM EST2018-12-13 23:49:43 GMT
    Thursday, December 13 2018 7:50 PM EST2018-12-14 00:50:01 GMT
    China has Canada in its cross-hairs, detaining two Canadians in apparent retaliation for Canada's arrest of a top Chinese tech executive on behalf of the U.S. States.
    China has Canada in its cross-hairs, detaining two Canadians in apparent retaliation for Canada's arrest of a top Chinese tech executive on behalf of the U.S. States.
  • Pelosi's triumph: House speaker-to-be, this time with memes

    Pelosi's triumph: House speaker-to-be, this time with memes

    Thursday, December 13 2018 12:41 AM EST2018-12-13 05:41:40 GMT
    Thursday, December 13 2018 7:49 PM EST2018-12-14 00:49:46 GMT
    (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi of California, walks past reporters at the Capitol after a classified briefing by CIA Director Gina Haspel to the House leadership about the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi and t...(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi of California, walks past reporters at the Capitol after a classified briefing by CIA Director Gina Haspel to the House leadership about the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi and t...
    Pelosi appears to have sealed her return as House speaker by agreeing to limit her future tenure to no more than four years.
    Pelosi appears to have sealed her return as House speaker by agreeing to limit her future tenure to no more than four years.
  • Virgin Galactic tourism rocket ship reaches space in test

    Virgin Galactic tourism rocket ship reaches space in test

    Thursday, December 13 2018 2:31 AM EST2018-12-13 07:31:40 GMT
    Thursday, December 13 2018 7:49 PM EST2018-12-14 00:49:43 GMT
    (Virgin Galactic via AP). In this Jan. 11, 2018 photo provided by Virgin Galactic, the VSS Unity is released from the WhiteKnightTwo aircraft during a gliding test for SpaceShipTwo near Mojave, Calif. The spaceship isn’t launched from the ground but is...(Virgin Galactic via AP). In this Jan. 11, 2018 photo provided by Virgin Galactic, the VSS Unity is released from the WhiteKnightTwo aircraft during a gliding test for SpaceShipTwo near Mojave, Calif. The spaceship isn’t launched from the ground but is...
    Branson's Virgin Galactic gearing up to finally send its tourism rocket ship to the edge of space.
    Branson's Virgin Galactic gearing up to finally send its tourism rocket ship to the edge of space.
  • States cite climate worries in push to stop US coal sales

    States cite climate worries in push to stop US coal sales

    Wednesday, December 12 2018 1:41 PM EST2018-12-12 18:41:20 GMT
    Thursday, December 13 2018 7:40 PM EST2018-12-14 00:40:58 GMT
    (Ryan Dorgan/The Casper Star-Tribune via AP, File). FILE - In this Jan. 9, 2014, file photo, rail cars are filled with coal and sprayed with a topper agent to suppress dust at Cloud Peak Energy's Antelope Mine north of Douglas, Wyo. Four states with cl...(Ryan Dorgan/The Casper Star-Tribune via AP, File). FILE - In this Jan. 9, 2014, file photo, rail cars are filled with coal and sprayed with a topper agent to suppress dust at Cloud Peak Energy's Antelope Mine north of Douglas, Wyo. Four states with cl...
    Four states that say burning coal will hurt their residents as it makes climate change worse are trying to stop the Trump administration from selling vast reserves of the fuel that are beneath public lands.
    Four states that say burning coal will hurt their residents as it makes climate change worse are trying to stop the Trump administration from selling vast reserves of the fuel that are beneath public lands.
  • Former nicotine research monkeys now at primate sanctuary

    Former nicotine research monkeys now at primate sanctuary

    Thursday, December 13 2018 5:11 AM EST2018-12-13 10:11:10 GMT
    Thursday, December 13 2018 7:40 PM EST2018-12-14 00:40:49 GMT
    More than two dozen monkeys that were test subjects in nicotine addiction research have been moved from an Arkansas lab to a Florida primate sanctuary.
    More than two dozen monkeys that were test subjects in nicotine addiction research have been moved from an Arkansas lab to a Florida primate sanctuary.
  • Weather agency chief: I've never briefed Trump on warming

    Weather agency chief: I've never briefed Trump on warming

    Wednesday, December 12 2018 6:31 PM EST2018-12-12 23:31:26 GMT
    Thursday, December 13 2018 7:40 PM EST2018-12-14 00:40:48 GMT
    The head of the government agency that monitors climate change says that in nearly two years he has never talked about the issue with President Donald Trump.
    The head of the government agency that monitors climate change says that in nearly two years he has never talked about the issue with President Donald Trump.
  • Scientists scour WWI shipwreck to solve military mystery

    Scientists scour WWI shipwreck to solve military mystery

    Thursday, December 13 2018 11:21 AM EST2018-12-13 16:21:11 GMT
    Thursday, December 13 2018 7:40 PM EST2018-12-14 00:40:47 GMT
    100 years later, researchers conclude underwater mine sank World War I warship off the coast of New York.
    100 years later, researchers conclude underwater mine sank World War I warship off the coast of New York.
  • Renewed battle over using fetal tissue in medical research

    Renewed battle over using fetal tissue in medical research

    Thursday, December 13 2018 3:01 PM EST2018-12-13 20:01:20 GMT
    Thursday, December 13 2018 7:40 PM EST2018-12-14 00:40:42 GMT
    Science, ethics and politics spark clash at a House hearing on using fetal tissue for critically important medical research.
    Science, ethics and politics spark clash at a House hearing on using fetal tissue for critically important medical research.
  • The Latest: Climate delegate: 'What's the point?' of talks

    The Latest: Climate delegate: 'What's the point?' of talks

    Thursday, December 13 2018 8:11 AM EST2018-12-13 13:11:12 GMT
    Thursday, December 13 2018 7:40 PM EST2018-12-14 00:40:40 GMT
    Vulnerable countries are warning against a "mediocre" outcome at the U.N. climate talks in Poland.
    Vulnerable countries are warning against a "mediocre" outcome at the U.N. climate talks in Poland.
  • Congress OKs bill to allow killing sea lions to help salmon

    Congress OKs bill to allow killing sea lions to help salmon

    Wednesday, December 12 2018 2:31 PM EST2018-12-12 19:31:17 GMT
    Thursday, December 13 2018 7:40 PM EST2018-12-14 00:40:39 GMT
    (AP Photo/Don Ryan, file). FILE--In this April 24, 2008, file photo, crews work to move a captured sea lion into another cage on the Columbia River near Bonneville Dam in North Bonneville, Wash. OPB reports that a bill approved by the House Tuesday, De...(AP Photo/Don Ryan, file). FILE--In this April 24, 2008, file photo, crews work to move a captured sea lion into another cage on the Columbia River near Bonneville Dam in North Bonneville, Wash. OPB reports that a bill approved by the House Tuesday, De...
    Congress has agreed to make it easier to kill sea lions threatening fragile runs of salmon in the Northwest.
    Congress has agreed to make it easier to kill sea lions threatening fragile runs of salmon in the Northwest.
  • UN climate talks inch forward, appear headed for overtime

    UN climate talks inch forward, appear headed for overtime

    Thursday, December 13 2018 5:51 AM EST2018-12-13 10:51:03 GMT
    Thursday, December 13 2018 7:40 PM EST2018-12-14 00:40:36 GMT
    (AP Photo/Czarek Sokolowski). A tramway at a stop near the "Spodek" arena, part of the venue where U.N. climate talks are help on ways of combating global warming in Katowice, Poland, Wednesday, Dec. 12, 2018.(AP Photo/Czarek Sokolowski). A tramway at a stop near the "Spodek" arena, part of the venue where U.N. climate talks are help on ways of combating global warming in Katowice, Poland, Wednesday, Dec. 12, 2018.
    Negotiators from almost 200 countries are making a last-minute effort to resolve differences on the rules that will govern the 2015 Paris climate accord.
    Negotiators from almost 200 countries are making a last-minute effort to resolve differences on the rules that will govern the 2015 Paris climate accord.
  • Detention of Canadians raises stakes in China-US-Canada row

    Detention of Canadians raises stakes in China-US-Canada row

    Thursday, December 13 2018 1:21 AM EST2018-12-13 06:21:34 GMT
    Thursday, December 13 2018 7:40 PM EST2018-12-14 00:40:14 GMT
    (AP Photo). In this image made from video taken on March 11, 2016, entrepreneur Michael Spavor speaks during a friendly ice hockey match between visiting foreigners and North Korean players in Pyongyang, North Korea. A second Canadian man is feared det...(AP Photo). In this image made from video taken on March 11, 2016, entrepreneur Michael Spavor speaks during a friendly ice hockey match between visiting foreigners and North Korean players in Pyongyang, North Korea. A second Canadian man is feared det...
    The apparent detentions of two Canadian men in China this week have raised the stakes in a three-way international dispute with the United States.
    The apparent detentions of two Canadian men in China this week have raised the stakes in a three-way international dispute with the United States.
  • Facebook hosts offline privacy 'pop-up' in New York City

    Facebook hosts offline privacy 'pop-up' in New York City

    Thursday, December 13 2018 6:19 PM EST2018-12-13 23:19:48 GMT
    Thursday, December 13 2018 7:40 PM EST2018-12-14 00:40:03 GMT
    Facebook hosts one-day 'pop-up' event in New York City's Bryant Park.
    Facebook hosts one-day 'pop-up' event in New York City's Bryant Park.
  • Stocks indexes settle down, but small companies drop again

    Stocks indexes settle down, but small companies drop again

    Thursday, December 13 2018 10:41 AM EST2018-12-13 15:41:17 GMT
    Thursday, December 13 2018 7:40 PM EST2018-12-14 00:40:00 GMT
    US stocks are broadly higher for the third time in four days as technology companies rebound from their losses in recent months, and high-dividend real estate and utility companies also rise.
    US stocks are broadly higher for the third time in four days as technology companies rebound from their losses in recent months, and high-dividend real estate and utility companies also rise.
  • Apple to build new Austin hub, expand in other tech hotbeds

    Apple to build new Austin hub, expand in other tech hotbeds

    Thursday, December 13 2018 4:31 AM EST2018-12-13 09:31:02 GMT
    Thursday, December 13 2018 7:39 PM EST2018-12-14 00:39:50 GMT
    Apple says it plans to build a $1 billion campus in Austin, Texas.
    Apple says it plans to build a $1 billion campus in Austin, Texas.
  • Verizon loses bet on digital ads, takes $4.6B accounting hit

    Verizon loses bet on digital ads, takes $4.6B accounting hit

    Wednesday, December 12 2018 8:11 AM EST2018-12-12 13:11:17 GMT
    Thursday, December 13 2018 7:34 PM EST2018-12-14 00:34:03 GMT
    Verizon takes a $4.6B hit related to its Oath media business.
    Verizon takes a $4.6B hit related to its Oath media business.
  • Billionaire builds beach access app after violating rules

    Billionaire builds beach access app after violating rules

    Thursday, December 13 2018 3:39 PM EST2018-12-13 20:39:37 GMT
    Thursday, December 13 2018 7:34 PM EST2018-12-14 00:34:02 GMT
    A tech billionaire whose wedding violated California rules has helped create a smartphone app that shows users a map of more than 1,500 spots where people can get to the coastline.
    A tech billionaire whose wedding violated California rules has helped create a smartphone app that shows users a map of more than 1,500 spots where people can get to the coastline.
  • Canada says entrepreneur feared detained in China

    Canada says entrepreneur feared detained in China

    Wednesday, December 12 2018 4:31 AM EST2018-12-12 09:31:02 GMT
    Thursday, December 13 2018 7:32 PM EST2018-12-14 00:32:30 GMT
    (Darryl Dyck/The Canadian Press via AP). Supporters hold a sign outside British Columbia Supreme Court during the third day of a bail hearing for Meng Wanzhou, the chief financial officer of Huawei Technologies, in Vancouver, on Tuesday December 11, 20...(Darryl Dyck/The Canadian Press via AP). Supporters hold a sign outside British Columbia Supreme Court during the third day of a bail hearing for Meng Wanzhou, the chief financial officer of Huawei Technologies, in Vancouver, on Tuesday December 11, 20...
    Chinese are cheering a Canadian court's decision to release a top Huawei Technologies executive on bail.
    Chinese are cheering a Canadian court's decision to release a top Huawei Technologies executive on bail.
  • Hints of Democratic agenda as Google CEO testifies

    Hints of Democratic agenda as Google CEO testifies

    Tuesday, December 11 2018 3:21 AM EST2018-12-11 08:21:10 GMT
    Thursday, December 13 2018 7:32 PM EST2018-12-14 00:32:20 GMT
    (AP Photo/Markus Schreiber, File). FILE - In this Jan. 24, 2018, file photo Sundar Pichai, CEO of Google, speaks during a conversation as part of the annual meeting of the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland. Pichai's appearance Tuesday, Dec. 11...(AP Photo/Markus Schreiber, File). FILE - In this Jan. 24, 2018, file photo Sundar Pichai, CEO of Google, speaks during a conversation as part of the annual meeting of the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland. Pichai's appearance Tuesday, Dec. 11...
    Google's CEO faces grilling from U.S. House lawmakers on how the web search giant handled an alarming data breach and whether it may bend to Chinese government censorship demands in tailoring search results.
    Google's CEO faces grilling from U.S. House lawmakers on how the web search giant handled an alarming data breach and whether it may bend to Chinese government censorship demands in tailoring search results.
  • Malaysia's Proton launches 1st SUV with China's Geely

    Malaysia's Proton launches 1st SUV with China's Geely

    Wednesday, December 12 2018 8:01 PM EST2018-12-13 01:01:25 GMT
    Thursday, December 13 2018 7:32 PM EST2018-12-14 00:32:18 GMT
    (AP Photo/Vincent Thian). Malaysia Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad, right, poses with his wife Siti Hasmah during the launch of Proton new SUV in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Wednesday, Dec. 12, 2018. Malaysian national car maker Proton launches the X70, it...(AP Photo/Vincent Thian). Malaysia Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad, right, poses with his wife Siti Hasmah during the launch of Proton new SUV in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Wednesday, Dec. 12, 2018. Malaysian national car maker Proton launches the X70, it...
    Malaysian national car maker Proton has launched its first SUV in a bid to turn around its fortunes, more than a year after China's Geely Holding Group Co. Ltd. bought a key stake in the company.
    Malaysian national car maker Proton has launched its first SUV in a bid to turn around its fortunes, more than a year after China's Geely Holding Group Co. Ltd. bought a key stake in the company.
  • California mulls texting fee to help poor people get phones

    California mulls texting fee to help poor people get phones

    Wednesday, December 12 2018 12:51 PM EST2018-12-12 17:51:14 GMT
    Thursday, December 13 2018 7:32 PM EST2018-12-14 00:32:17 GMT
    California regulators are considering a plan to charge a fee for text messaging on mobile phones to help support programs that make phone service accessible to the poor.
    California regulators are considering a plan to charge a fee for text messaging on mobile phones to help support programs that make phone service accessible to the poor.
  • Report: 'High-tech' robot on Russian TV was man in suit

    Report: 'High-tech' robot on Russian TV was man in suit

    Wednesday, December 12 2018 2:41 PM EST2018-12-12 19:41:17 GMT
    Thursday, December 13 2018 7:21 PM EST2018-12-14 00:21:20 GMT
    Russian media say a contraption presented by Russian state television as a high-tech robot was in fact a man in costume.
    Russian media say a contraption presented by Russian state television as a high-tech robot was in fact a man in costume.
  • Health law sign-ups lagging as Saturday deadline is looming

    Health law sign-ups lagging as Saturday deadline is looming

    Wednesday, December 12 2018 11:51 AM EST2018-12-12 16:51:13 GMT
    Thursday, December 13 2018 7:20 PM EST2018-12-14 00:20:37 GMT
    Health insurance sign-ups for the Affordable Care Act are down with just a few days left to enroll, and it's happening even though premiums are stable, consumers have more choice and millions of uninsured people...
    Health insurance sign-ups for the Affordable Care Act are down with just a few days left to enroll, and it's happening even though premiums are stable, consumers have more choice and millions of uninsured people can still get financial help.
  • 5 charged with running massive movie piracy ring

    5 charged with running massive movie piracy ring

    Wednesday, December 12 2018 6:51 PM EST2018-12-12 23:51:23 GMT
    Thursday, December 13 2018 5:20 PM EST2018-12-13 22:20:07 GMT
    A Los Angeles federal grand jury has indicted five men who allegedly ran a piracy ring that offered hundreds of stolen movies and TV shows online, including "Fifty Shades of Grey," "Godzilla" and "The Walking Dead.".
    A Los Angeles federal grand jury has indicted five men who allegedly ran a piracy ring that offered hundreds of stolen movies and TV shows online, including "Fifty Shades of Grey," "Godzilla" and "The Walking Dead.".
  • Sting uses fake Amazon boxes, GPS to catch would-be thieves

    Sting uses fake Amazon boxes, GPS to catch would-be thieves

    Tuesday, December 11 2018 3:11 PM EST2018-12-11 20:11:31 GMT
    Thursday, December 13 2018 4:51 PM EST2018-12-13 21:51:41 GMT
    Jersey City is teaming up with Amazon to try and thwart the thefts of packages during the Christmas season.
    Jersey City is teaming up with Amazon to try and thwart the thefts of packages during the Christmas season.
  • Brands born on the internet embrace physical stores

    Brands born on the internet embrace physical stores

    Tuesday, December 11 2018 10:41 AM EST2018-12-11 15:41:22 GMT
    Thursday, December 13 2018 4:40 PM EST2018-12-13 21:40:51 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ted Shaffrey). In this Nov. 2, 2018 photo, a sales associate is seen through a window display helping a customer try on a parka at the Mall at Short Hills in Short Hills, N.J. Like many malls, this shopping complex is offering more immersive ...(AP Photo/Ted Shaffrey). In this Nov. 2, 2018 photo, a sales associate is seen through a window display helping a customer try on a parka at the Mall at Short Hills in Short Hills, N.J. Like many malls, this shopping complex is offering more immersive ...
    Brands born on the internet embrace physical stores and head to the suburban malls.
    Brands born on the internet embrace physical stores and head to the suburban malls.
  • The Latest: Tourism rocket ship reaches space on test flight

    The Latest: Tourism rocket ship reaches space on test flight

    Thursday, December 13 2018 10:21 AM EST2018-12-13 15:21:12 GMT
    Thursday, December 13 2018 3:42 PM EST2018-12-13 20:42:43 GMT
    Branson's Virgin Galactic rocket ship takes off on test flight to reach the edge of space.
    Branson's Virgin Galactic rocket ship takes off on test flight to reach the edge of space.
  • Google grilled in Congress: What's ahead for tech companies

    Google grilled in Congress: What's ahead for tech companies

    Wednesday, December 12 2018 3:01 AM EST2018-12-12 08:01:41 GMT
    Thursday, December 13 2018 3:04 PM EST2018-12-13 20:04:32 GMT
    (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). Google CEO Sundar Pichai appears before the House Judiciary Committee to be questioned about the internet giant's privacy security and data collection, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, Dec. 11, 2018. Pichai angere...(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). Google CEO Sundar Pichai appears before the House Judiciary Committee to be questioned about the internet giant's privacy security and data collection, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, Dec. 11, 2018. Pichai angere...
    Lawmakers pepper Google CEO with questions that give inkling of the issues facing tech next year.
    Lawmakers pepper Google CEO with questions that give inkling of the issues facing tech next year.
  • 2 technicians killed at Antarctica science station

    2 technicians killed at Antarctica science station

    Wednesday, December 12 2018 2:31 PM EST2018-12-12 19:31:26 GMT
    Thursday, December 13 2018 2:42 PM EST2018-12-13 19:42:59 GMT
    The National Science Foundation says two technicians performing fire system maintenance at an Antarctica scientific station were found unconscious and died.
    The National Science Foundation says two technicians performing fire system maintenance at an Antarctica scientific station were found unconscious and died.
  • Ethiopia sets 2022 for Nile dam's completion amid delays

    Ethiopia sets 2022 for Nile dam's completion amid delays

    Thursday, December 13 2018 11:41 AM EST2018-12-13 16:41:11 GMT
    Thursday, December 13 2018 12:11 PM EST2018-12-13 17:11:48 GMT
    An Ethiopian official says the country's controversial Nile River dam will not be completed until 2022, more than four years behind schedule, because of possible defects with the hydro-electrical plant's equipment.
    An Ethiopian official says the country's controversial Nile River dam will not be completed until 2022, more than four years behind schedule, because of possible defects with the hydro-electrical plant's equipment.
  • Virgin Galactic aims to reach space soon with tourism rocket

    Virgin Galactic aims to reach space soon with tourism rocket

    Wednesday, December 12 2018 2:41 PM EST2018-12-12 19:41:20 GMT
    Thursday, December 13 2018 12:02 PM EST2018-12-13 17:02:41 GMT
    Richard Branson's Virgin Galactic is gearing up to finally send its tourism rocket ship to the edge of space.
    Richard Branson's Virgin Galactic is gearing up to finally send its tourism rocket ship to the edge of space.
  • China suspected in huge Marriott data breach, official says

    China suspected in huge Marriott data breach, official says

    Wednesday, December 12 2018 11:21 AM EST2018-12-12 16:21:12 GMT
    Thursday, December 13 2018 11:32 AM EST2018-12-13 16:32:16 GMT
    U.S. national security officials say China's cyber threats and the theft of intellectual property from American companies poses one of the largest economic and national security challenges.
    U.S. national security officials say China's cyber threats and the theft of intellectual property from American companies poses one of the largest economic and national security challenges.
  • Scary warming at poles showing up at weird times, places

    Scary warming at poles showing up at weird times, places

    Tuesday, December 11 2018 5:11 PM EST2018-12-11 22:11:19 GMT
    Thursday, December 13 2018 11:03 AM EST2018-12-13 16:03:19 GMT
    Melting in the Arctic and Antarctica is getting worse, showing up at the oddest times, like winter, and in unexpected places.
    Melting in the Arctic and Antarctica is getting worse, showing up at the oddest times, like winter, and in unexpected places.
  • Photos from Japan space rovers show rocky asteroid surface

    Photos from Japan space rovers show rocky asteroid surface

    Thursday, December 13 2018 4:51 AM EST2018-12-13 09:51:01 GMT
    Thursday, December 13 2018 10:13 AM EST2018-12-13 15:13:45 GMT
    Japan's space agency says more than 200 photos taken by two small rovers on an asteroid show no signs of a smooth area for the planned touchdown of a spacecraft early next year.
    Japan's space agency says more than 200 photos taken by two small rovers on an asteroid show no signs of a smooth area for the planned touchdown of a spacecraft early next year.
  • The Latest: China confirms holding 2 Canadians

    The Latest: China confirms holding 2 Canadians

    Thursday, December 13 2018 3:01 AM EST2018-12-13 08:01:36 GMT
    Thursday, December 13 2018 8:22 AM EST2018-12-13 13:22:16 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andy Wong). A policeman stands watch outside the Canadian Embassy in Beijing, Wednesday, Dec. 12, 2018. A Canadian court granted bail on Tuesday to a top Chinese executive arrested at the United States' request in a case that has set off a di...(AP Photo/Andy Wong). A policeman stands watch outside the Canadian Embassy in Beijing, Wednesday, Dec. 12, 2018. A Canadian court granted bail on Tuesday to a top Chinese executive arrested at the United States' request in a case that has set off a di...
    China has confirmed it has detained two Canadian men, saying they were being detained on suspicion of "endangering national security.".
    China has confirmed it has detained two Canadian men, saying they were being detained on suspicion of "endangering national security.".
  • For retailers, the smartphone is future of store experience

    For retailers, the smartphone is future of store experience

    Wednesday, December 12 2018 11:31 AM EST2018-12-12 16:31:13 GMT
    Thursday, December 13 2018 8:13 AM EST2018-12-13 13:13:36 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE - In this Aug. 7, 2018, file photo, the Samsung Galaxy Note 9 is shown in New York. Retailers are taking back some control of the store experience with smartphone app features that let customers do things like scan a...(AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE - In this Aug. 7, 2018, file photo, the Samsung Galaxy Note 9 is shown in New York. Retailers are taking back some control of the store experience with smartphone app features that let customers do things like scan a...
    Retailers give shoppers more control of the store experience with high tech features on mobile apps, but there's still room for improvement.
    Retailers give shoppers more control of the store experience with high tech features on mobile apps, but there's still room for improvement.
  • NASA's Mars lander takes selfie from above with robotic arm

    NASA's Mars lander takes selfie from above with robotic arm

    Tuesday, December 11 2018 6:31 PM EST2018-12-11 23:31:23 GMT
    Thursday, December 13 2018 6:52 AM EST2018-12-13 11:52:22 GMT
    NASA's new Mars lander takes selfie from above, using camera on its long robotic arm.
    NASA's new Mars lander takes selfie from above, using camera on its long robotic arm.
  • UN chief calls for compromise, sacrifice at climate talks

    UN chief calls for compromise, sacrifice at climate talks

    Wednesday, December 12 2018 4:01 AM EST2018-12-12 09:01:02 GMT
    Thursday, December 13 2018 5:12 AM EST2018-12-13 10:12:31 GMT
    Germany's environment minister wants more European Union funds to support regions affected by the closure of coal mines.
    Germany's environment minister wants more European Union funds to support regions affected by the closure of coal mines.
  • Spacewalking astronauts check site of capsule leak

    Spacewalking astronauts check site of capsule leak

    Tuesday, December 11 2018 4:01 AM EST2018-12-11 09:01:03 GMT
    Thursday, December 13 2018 5:01 AM EST2018-12-13 10:01:46 GMT
    Two Russian cosmonauts are preparing to venture outside the International Space Station to inspect a section where a mysterious leak has been discovered.
    Two Russian cosmonauts are preparing to venture outside the International Space Station to inspect a section where a mysterious leak has been discovered.
  • Tencent Music shares rise on first trading day

    Tencent Music shares rise on first trading day

    Wednesday, December 12 2018 2:11 PM EST2018-12-12 19:11:21 GMT
    Thursday, December 13 2018 4:51 AM EST2018-12-13 09:51:24 GMT
    Shares in Chinese streaming music giant Tencent Music Entertainment rise 8 percent on first day of trading.
    Shares in Chinese streaming music giant Tencent Music Entertainment rise 8 percent on first day of trading.
  • The Latest: Official IDs Canadian missing in China

    The Latest: Official IDs Canadian missing in China

    Wednesday, December 12 2018 9:21 PM EST2018-12-13 02:21:28 GMT
    Thursday, December 13 2018 2:32 AM EST2018-12-13 07:32:07 GMT
    An official familiar with the matter says the Canadian man missing in China and feared detained is entrepreneur Michael Spavor.
    An official familiar with the matter says the Canadian man missing in China and feared detained is entrepreneur Michael Spavor.
  • Hertz, Clear partner to speed rentals with biometric scans

    Hertz, Clear partner to speed rentals with biometric scans

    Tuesday, December 11 2018 1:11 AM EST2018-12-11 06:11:07 GMT
    Wednesday, December 12 2018 11:22 PM EST2018-12-13 04:22:47 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jeff Martin). In this Friday, Dec. 7, 2018, photo, a rental car approaches a biometric scanning machine at the exit of the Hertz facility at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport, in Atlanta. In a first for the rental car industry,...(AP Photo/Jeff Martin). In this Friday, Dec. 7, 2018, photo, a rental car approaches a biometric scanning machine at the exit of the Hertz facility at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport, in Atlanta. In a first for the rental car industry,...
    Hertz partners with Clear to speed car rental process with biometric scanning.
    Hertz partners with Clear to speed car rental process with biometric scanning.
  • Washington state builds bridge to keep wildlife off highway

    Washington state builds bridge to keep wildlife off highway

    Wednesday, December 12 2018 1:21 AM EST2018-12-12 06:21:35 GMT
    Wednesday, December 12 2018 8:23 PM EST2018-12-13 01:23:36 GMT
    Washington state is finishing construction on its largest wildlife bridge: a 35-foot-tall, 66-foot-wide span that will carry myriad migrating animals over busy Interstate 90.
    Washington state is finishing construction on its largest wildlife bridge: a 35-foot-tall, 66-foot-wide span that will carry myriad migrating animals over busy Interstate 90.
  • Russian official offers to unveil correspondence with US

    Russian official offers to unveil correspondence with US

    Tuesday, December 11 2018 8:11 AM EST2018-12-11 13:11:24 GMT
    Wednesday, December 12 2018 6:24 PM EST2018-12-12 23:24:08 GMT
    A top official at Russia's cybersecurity agency has offered to publish its communications with American counterparts during the 2016 U.S. election campaign.
    A top official at Russia's cybersecurity agency has offered to publish its communications with American counterparts during the 2016 U.S. election campaign.
  • NASA's first look: Tiny asteroid is studded with boulders

    NASA's first look: Tiny asteroid is studded with boulders

    Monday, December 10 2018 5:18 PM EST2018-12-10 22:18:02 GMT
    Wednesday, December 12 2018 6:23 PM EST2018-12-12 23:23:35 GMT
    NASA's first look: Tiny asteroid Bennu has more boulders, moister than scientists initially thought.
    NASA's first look: Tiny asteroid Bennu has more boulders, moister than scientists initially thought.
  • Wall Street ends higher with help from tech and health care

    Wall Street ends higher with help from tech and health care

    Wednesday, December 12 2018 10:31 AM EST2018-12-12 15:31:10 GMT
    Wednesday, December 12 2018 5:41 PM EST2018-12-12 22:41:48 GMT
    Global stock indexes are climbing as the market changes course again, reversing some of its losses from last week.
    Global stock indexes are climbing as the market changes course again, reversing some of its losses from last week.
  • The Latest: Ex-VP Gore thinks Trump may help climate cause

    The Latest: Ex-VP Gore thinks Trump may help climate cause

    Wednesday, December 12 2018 4:41 AM EST2018-12-12 09:41:02 GMT
    Wednesday, December 12 2018 5:13 PM EST2018-12-12 22:13:03 GMT
    U.N. Secretary General Antonio Guterres has flown back to Poland in an effort to support struggling talks on ways of fighting climate change.
    U.N. Secretary General Antonio Guterres has flown back to Poland in an effort to support struggling talks on ways of fighting climate change.
  • NASA's Voyager 2 becomes 2nd craft in interstellar space

    NASA's Voyager 2 becomes 2nd craft in interstellar space

    Monday, December 10 2018 11:08 AM EST2018-12-10 16:08:11 GMT
    Wednesday, December 12 2018 2:33 PM EST2018-12-12 19:33:04 GMT
    NASA's Voyager 2 becomes only 2nd human-made object to reach space between the stars.
    NASA's Voyager 2 becomes only 2nd human-made object to reach space between the stars.
  • Google accelerates Plus closure after another privacy lapse

    Google accelerates Plus closure after another privacy lapse

    Monday, December 10 2018 3:58 PM EST2018-12-10 20:58:07 GMT
    Wednesday, December 12 2018 1:53 PM EST2018-12-12 18:53:23 GMT
    Google to close Plus service earlier planned after privacy flaw exposed personal information of 52.5 million users.
    Google to close Plus service earlier planned after privacy flaw exposed personal information of 52.5 million users.
  • Artificial dyes fading, but food will still get color boosts

    Artificial dyes fading, but food will still get color boosts

    Monday, December 10 2018 10:28 AM EST2018-12-10 15:28:12 GMT
    Wednesday, December 12 2018 1:43 PM EST2018-12-12 18:43:35 GMT
    Artificial dyes are falling out of favor, but foods get color boosts in other unexpected ways.
    Artificial dyes are falling out of favor, but foods get color boosts in other unexpected ways.
  • Croak to croon: City frogs sing more alluring love songs

    Croak to croon: City frogs sing more alluring love songs

    Monday, December 10 2018 11:18 AM EST2018-12-10 16:18:10 GMT
    Wednesday, December 12 2018 1:31 PM EST2018-12-12 18:31:58 GMT
    A new study finds that city frogs and rainforest frogs don't sing the same tune.
    A new study finds that city frogs and rainforest frogs don't sing the same tune.
  • Chinese court bans some iPhones over Qualcomm dispute

    Chinese court bans some iPhones over Qualcomm dispute

    Monday, December 10 2018 12:31 PM EST2018-12-10 17:31:10 GMT
    Wednesday, December 12 2018 12:33 PM EST2018-12-12 17:33:44 GMT
    U.S. chipmaker Qualcomm says it's won an order in a Chinese court banning some Apple phones in China over alleged patent infringements.
    U.S. chipmaker Qualcomm says it's won an order in a Chinese court banning some Apple phones in China over alleged patent infringements.
  • Climate group: 14 activists banned by conference host Poland

    Climate group: 14 activists banned by conference host Poland

    Monday, December 10 2018 12:41 PM EST2018-12-10 17:41:06 GMT
    Wednesday, December 12 2018 10:12 AM EST2018-12-12 15:12:13 GMT
    An environmental group says at least 14 foreigners have been detained or deported by Poland's Border Guard since the start of the U.N. climate conference in the south of the country.
    An environmental group says at least 14 foreigners have been detained or deported by Poland's Border Guard since the start of the U.N. climate conference in the south of the country.
  • Big shareholder at Yelp wants a board reshuffle

    Big shareholder at Yelp wants a board reshuffle

    Monday, December 10 2018 8:08 AM EST2018-12-10 13:08:08 GMT
    Wednesday, December 12 2018 9:42 AM EST2018-12-12 14:42:06 GMT
    Large shareholder at Yelp, citing missteps, wants seeks a board reshuffling.
    Large shareholder at Yelp, citing missteps, wants seeks a board reshuffling.
  • China and US discuss plans for trade talks

    China and US discuss plans for trade talks

    Monday, December 10 2018 11:01 PM EST2018-12-11 04:01:04 GMT
    Wednesday, December 12 2018 9:21 AM EST2018-12-12 14:21:16 GMT
    China, US discuss plans for trade talks in sign negotiations going ahead despite tension over Huawei arrest.
    China, US discuss plans for trade talks in sign negotiations going ahead despite tension over Huawei arrest.
  • Christmas tree farmers aim to boost sales via social media

    Christmas tree farmers aim to boost sales via social media

    Tuesday, December 11 2018 1:41 AM EST2018-12-11 06:41:09 GMT
    Wednesday, December 12 2018 8:41 AM EST2018-12-12 13:41:18 GMT
    Christmas tree farmers nationwide are fighting back against the growing popularity of the artificial Christmas evergreen with a social media ad campaign.
    Christmas tree farmers nationwide are fighting back against the growing popularity of the artificial Christmas evergreen with a social media ad campaign.
  • GoPro to move production out of China over tariff concerns

    GoPro to move production out of China over tariff concerns

    Monday, December 10 2018 12:01 PM EST2018-12-10 17:01:01 GMT
    Wednesday, December 12 2018 7:53 AM EST2018-12-12 12:53:11 GMT
    Action-camera maker GoPro says it will move production of U.S.-bound cameras out of China by the summer over tariff-related concerns.
    Action-camera maker GoPro says it will move production of U.S.-bound cameras out of China by the summer over tariff-related concerns.
  • Huawei CFO gets bail; China detains ex-Canadian diplomat

    Huawei CFO gets bail; China detains ex-Canadian diplomat

    Tuesday, December 11 2018 4:51 AM EST2018-12-11 09:51:01 GMT
    Wednesday, December 12 2018 4:41 AM EST2018-12-12 09:41:50 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andy Wong). People buy latest iPhone while others try out its latest model at an Apple Store in Beijing, Tuesday, Dec. 11, 2018. China's economy czar and the U.S. Treasury secretary discussed plans for talks on a tariff battle, the government...(AP Photo/Andy Wong). People buy latest iPhone while others try out its latest model at an Apple Store in Beijing, Tuesday, Dec. 11, 2018. China's economy czar and the U.S. Treasury secretary discussed plans for talks on a tariff battle, the government...
    China's foreign minister vows to defend its citizens as Huawei executive arrested in Canada awaits bail decision.
    China's foreign minister vows to defend its citizens as Huawei executive arrested in Canada awaits bail decision.
  • The Latest: German minister stresses future for coal workers

    The Latest: German minister stresses future for coal workers

    Tuesday, December 11 2018 5:01 AM EST2018-12-11 10:01:17 GMT
    Wednesday, December 12 2018 4:02 AM EST2018-12-12 09:02:02 GMT
    Scientists are increasingly finding the fingerprints of climate change in droughts, storms and heatwaves, according to research published Tuesday.
    Scientists are increasingly finding the fingerprints of climate change in droughts, storms and heatwaves, according to research published Tuesday.
  • UN science panel chief calls for more action to curb warming

    UN science panel chief calls for more action to curb warming

    Tuesday, December 11 2018 4:11 AM EST2018-12-11 09:11:02 GMT
    Wednesday, December 12 2018 2:54 AM EST2018-12-12 07:54:28 GMT
    National leaders and ministers are preparing for the final stretch of U.N. climate talks, with just days left to break through thorny issue that diplomats have struggled to resolve.
    National leaders and ministers are preparing for the final stretch of U.N. climate talks, with just days left to break through thorny issue that diplomats have struggled to resolve.
  • Report: Uber files preliminary papers for Wall Street debut

    Report: Uber files preliminary papers for Wall Street debut

    Friday, December 7 2018 9:08 PM EST2018-12-08 02:08:09 GMT
    Wednesday, December 12 2018 1:52 AM EST2018-12-12 06:52:29 GMT
    Report: Ride-hailing giant Uber has filed confidential preliminary paperwork for selling stock to the public.
    Report: Ride-hailing giant Uber has filed confidential preliminary paperwork for selling stock to the public.
  • Attack at Christmas market in French city kills 3, wounds 12

    Attack at Christmas market in French city kills 3, wounds 12

    Tuesday, December 11 2018 3:11 PM EST2018-12-11 20:11:32 GMT
    Wednesday, December 12 2018 1:52 AM EST2018-12-12 06:52:01 GMT
    French media have reported a shooting in Strasbourg and the Interior Ministry has called on the public to remain indoors amid a "serious security event" in the city center.
    French media have reported a shooting in Strasbourg and the Interior Ministry has called on the public to remain indoors amid a "serious security event" in the city center.
  • China launches pioneering mission to far side of moon

    China launches pioneering mission to far side of moon

    Friday, December 7 2018 12:55 AM EST2018-12-07 05:55:45 GMT
    Tuesday, December 11 2018 6:02 PM EST2018-12-11 23:02:25 GMT
    Rising space power China is preparing to launch a ground-breaking mission to soft-land an unmanned spacecraft on the far side of the moon.
    Rising space power China is preparing to launch a ground-breaking mission to soft-land an unmanned spacecraft on the far side of the moon.
  • Walker: Partial vetoes possible on some lame-duck bills

    Walker: Partial vetoes possible on some lame-duck bills

    Tuesday, December 11 2018 12:11 PM EST2018-12-11 17:11:13 GMT
    Tuesday, December 11 2018 5:43 PM EST2018-12-11 22:43:07 GMT
    Gov. Scott Walker says the powers of his Democratic replacement will remain among the strongest of any governor in the country, even if he signs bills passed in a lame-duck session.
    Gov. Scott Walker says the powers of his Democratic replacement will remain among the strongest of any governor in the country, even if he signs bills passed in a lame-duck session.
  • New NASA lander captures 1st sounds of Martian wind

    New NASA lander captures 1st sounds of Martian wind

    Friday, December 7 2018 3:28 PM EST2018-12-07 20:28:08 GMT
    Tuesday, December 11 2018 5:12 PM EST2018-12-11 22:12:47 GMT
    NASA's new Mars lander has captured the first sounds of the Martian wind.
    NASA's new Mars lander has captured the first sounds of the Martian wind.
  • US to ease oil drilling controls protecting imperiled bird

    US to ease oil drilling controls protecting imperiled bird

    Thursday, December 6 2018 9:39 AM EST2018-12-06 14:39:49 GMT
    Tuesday, December 11 2018 3:43 PM EST2018-12-11 20:43:33 GMT
    The Trump administration is advancing plans to ease restrictions on oil and gas drilling and other activities on huge swaths of land in the American West that were put in place to protect an imperiled bird species.
    The Trump administration is advancing plans to ease restrictions on oil and gas drilling and other activities on huge swaths of land in the American West that were put in place to protect an imperiled bird species.
  • The Latest: Google CEO says no plans 'right now' for China

    The Latest: Google CEO says no plans 'right now' for China

    Tuesday, December 11 2018 10:31 AM EST2018-12-11 15:31:13 GMT
    Tuesday, December 11 2018 1:11 PM EST2018-12-11 18:11:37 GMT
    Google's CEO faces grilling from U.S. lawmakers on how the web search giant handled an alarming data breach and whether it may bend to Chinese government censorship demands.
    Google's CEO faces grilling from U.S. lawmakers on how the web search giant handled an alarming data breach and whether it may bend to Chinese government censorship demands.
  • Study: Social media surpasses newspapers as news source

    Study: Social media surpasses newspapers as news source

    Monday, December 10 2018 5:28 PM EST2018-12-10 22:28:20 GMT
    Tuesday, December 11 2018 9:21 AM EST2018-12-11 14:21:25 GMT
    Survey finds that more Americans say they often get news from social media web sites than newspapers.
    Survey finds that more Americans say they often get news from social media web sites than newspapers.
  • Tech execs at White House field ideas for US dominance

    Tech execs at White House field ideas for US dominance

    Thursday, December 6 2018 12:19 AM EST2018-12-06 05:19:50 GMT
    Tuesday, December 11 2018 8:52 AM EST2018-12-11 13:52:03 GMT
    Top executives from Google, Microsoft, IBM, Oracle and Qualcomm are planning to meet at the White House amid strained ties between President Donald Trump's administration and the tech industry.
    Top executives from Google, Microsoft, IBM, Oracle and Qualcomm are planning to meet at the White House amid strained ties between President Donald Trump's administration and the tech industry.
  • Global stocks buoyed by US-China trade talks

    Global stocks buoyed by US-China trade talks

    Tuesday, December 11 2018 2:01 AM EST2018-12-11 07:01:09 GMT
    Tuesday, December 11 2018 8:51 AM EST2018-12-11 13:51:22 GMT
    Asian markets mixed on concerns over US-China trade row, economic outlook.
    Asian markets mixed on concerns over US-China trade row, economic outlook.
  • China ups pressure as tech exec's hearing goes into Tuesday

    China ups pressure as tech exec's hearing goes into Tuesday

    Monday, December 10 2018 1:48 AM EST2018-12-10 06:48:38 GMT
    Tuesday, December 11 2018 8:12 AM EST2018-12-11 13:12:49 GMT
    China ups pressure on US, Canada for release of top Chinese technology executive.
    China ups pressure on US, Canada for release of top Chinese technology executive.
  • Protesters disrupt US fossil fuel event at UN climate talks

    Protesters disrupt US fossil fuel event at UN climate talks

    Monday, December 10 2018 12:08 AM EST2018-12-10 05:08:43 GMT
    Tuesday, December 11 2018 7:31 AM EST2018-12-11 12:31:55 GMT
    More than 450 asset managers, including major pension funds and insurance companies, are calling on governments to phase out coal-fired power plants and put a meaningful price on carbon to help tackle climate change.
    More than 450 asset managers, including major pension funds and insurance companies, are calling on governments to phase out coal-fired power plants and put a meaningful price on carbon to help tackle climate change.
  • California inferno gives rise to family-reuniting 'Angels'

    California inferno gives rise to family-reuniting 'Angels'

    Monday, December 10 2018 9:48 AM EST2018-12-10 14:48:09 GMT
    Tuesday, December 11 2018 6:42 AM EST2018-12-11 11:42:15 GMT
    In the aftermath of California's catastrophic wildfire, online sleuths known as 'angels' bring their skills to Paradise to reconnect friends and family with survivors.
    In the aftermath of California's catastrophic wildfire, online sleuths known as 'angels' bring their skills to Paradise to reconnect friends and family with survivors.
  • GM fights government to retain tax credit for electric cars

    GM fights government to retain tax credit for electric cars

    Sunday, December 9 2018 9:18 AM EST2018-12-09 14:18:09 GMT
    Tuesday, December 11 2018 6:41 AM EST2018-12-11 11:41:23 GMT
    General Motors is fighting to retain a valuable tax credit for electric vehicles as the nation's largest automaker tries to deal with the political fallout triggered by its plans to shutter several U.S. factories...
    General Motors is fighting to retain a valuable tax credit for electric vehicles as the nation's largest automaker tries to deal with the political fallout triggered by its plans to shutter several U.S. factories and shed thousands of workers.
  • Australia anti-encryption law rushed to passage

    Australia anti-encryption law rushed to passage

    Friday, December 7 2018 5:55 AM EST2018-12-07 10:55:26 GMT
    Tuesday, December 11 2018 3:22 AM EST2018-12-11 08:22:20 GMT
    Australian leader says new cybersecurity laws urgently needed.
    Australian leader says new cybersecurity laws urgently needed.
  • EKG, other heart health features come to Apple Watch

    EKG, other heart health features come to Apple Watch

    Thursday, December 6 2018 12:04 PM EST2018-12-06 17:04:08 GMT
    Tuesday, December 11 2018 2:32 AM EST2018-12-11 07:32:36 GMT
    The latest software update to the newest Apple Watch, the Series 4, will now let people take EKGs of their heart and notify them when they have an irregular heartbeat.
    The latest software update to the newest Apple Watch, the Series 4, will now let people take EKGs of their heart and notify them when they have an irregular heartbeat.
  • Musk suggests Tesla's new chairwoman won't rein him in

    Musk suggests Tesla's new chairwoman won't rein him in

    Sunday, December 9 2018 7:38 PM EST2018-12-10 00:38:25 GMT
    Tuesday, December 11 2018 1:11 AM EST2018-12-11 06:11:25 GMT
    Elon Musk dismisses the idea that Tesla's new chairwoman will have much control over his behavior.
    Elon Musk dismisses the idea that Tesla's new chairwoman will have much control over his behavior.
  • Asian shares mixed on concerns over trade, economic outlook

    Asian shares mixed on concerns over trade, economic outlook

    Monday, December 10 2018 10:08 AM EST2018-12-10 15:08:09 GMT
    Monday, December 10 2018 11:21 PM EST2018-12-11 04:21:13 GMT
    Major global stock indexes are mostly lower Monday morning following steep losses the week before.
    Major global stock indexes are mostly lower Monday morning following steep losses the week before.
  • Internet access via mobile phones starts for all Cubans

    Internet access via mobile phones starts for all Cubans

    Thursday, December 6 2018 6:21 PM EST2018-12-06 23:21:38 GMT
    Monday, December 10 2018 10:32 PM EST2018-12-11 03:32:09 GMT
    For the first time, average Cubans are now able to sign up for internet service for their mobile phones, a development long awaited on the communist-ruled island.
    For the first time, average Cubans are now able to sign up for internet service for their mobile phones, a development long awaited on the communist-ruled island.
  • SpaceX Christmas delivery arrives at space station

    SpaceX Christmas delivery arrives at space station

    Saturday, December 8 2018 6:48 AM EST2018-12-08 11:48:05 GMT
    Monday, December 10 2018 6:10 PM EST2018-12-10 23:10:01 GMT
    A SpaceX delivery full of Christmas goodies has arrived at the International Space Station.
    A SpaceX delivery full of Christmas goodies has arrived at the International Space Station.
  • US backers of Paris accord set up camp at climate talks

    US backers of Paris accord set up camp at climate talks

    Friday, December 7 2018 7:35 AM EST2018-12-07 12:35:35 GMT
    Monday, December 10 2018 5:48 PM EST2018-12-10 22:48:56 GMT
    Hundreds of U.S. states, cities, businesses and churches are establishing a presence at the U.N. climate talks to show many Americans remain committed to curbing global warming.
    Hundreds of U.S. states, cities, businesses and churches are establishing a presence at the U.N. climate talks to show many Americans remain committed to curbing global warming.
  • What caused ancient mass extinction? Hot ocean water blamed

    What caused ancient mass extinction? Hot ocean water blamed

    Thursday, December 6 2018 3:20 PM EST2018-12-06 20:20:52 GMT
    Monday, December 10 2018 5:09 PM EST2018-12-10 22:09:34 GMT
    Scientists have figured out how the Great Dying of 250 million years ago happened, and global warming puts Earth on vaguely the same path.
    Scientists have figured out how the Great Dying of 250 million years ago happened, and global warming puts Earth on vaguely the same path.
  • Customs officers searching more travelers' devices

    Customs officers searching more travelers' devices

    Monday, December 10 2018 3:18 PM EST2018-12-10 20:18:02 GMT
    Monday, December 10 2018 4:59 PM EST2018-12-10 21:59:25 GMT
    A new watchdog report has found that U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers are increasingly searching the electronic devices of travelers and did not always follow proper protocol.
    A new watchdog report has found that U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers are increasingly searching the electronic devices of travelers and did not always follow proper protocol.
  • The Latest: Catholic pilgrims bear climate change warning

    The Latest: Catholic pilgrims bear climate change warning

    Monday, December 10 2018 6:28 AM EST2018-12-10 11:28:07 GMT
    Monday, December 10 2018 4:08 PM EST2018-12-10 21:08:11 GMT
    An environmental group says at least 14 foreigners have been detained or deported by Poland's Border Guard since the start of the U.N. climate conference in the Polish city of Katowice.
    An environmental group says at least 14 foreigners have been detained or deported by Poland's Border Guard since the start of the U.N. climate conference in the Polish city of Katowice.
  • Lyft aims to beat Uber to US stock market with IPO

    Lyft aims to beat Uber to US stock market with IPO

    Thursday, December 6 2018 7:59 AM EST2018-12-06 12:59:27 GMT
    Monday, December 10 2018 3:10 PM EST2018-12-10 20:10:24 GMT
    Lyft says it's confidentially submitted a draft registration statement for a proposed IPO of its shares.
    Lyft says it's confidentially submitted a draft registration statement for a proposed IPO of its shares.
  • Business owners need to teach staffers about password safety

    Business owners need to teach staffers about password safety

    Monday, December 10 2018 1:01 PM EST2018-12-10 18:01:02 GMT
    Monday, December 10 2018 1:03 PM EST2018-12-10 18:03:50 GMT
    It may seem obvious: Companies' computers, mobile devices and accounts need very secure passwords.
    It may seem obvious: Companies' computers, mobile devices and accounts need very secure passwords.
  • With Kevin Hart's downfall, hosting the Oscars got harder

    With Kevin Hart's downfall, hosting the Oscars got harder

    Friday, December 7 2018 5:58 PM EST2018-12-07 22:58:14 GMT
    Monday, December 10 2018 12:41 PM EST2018-12-10 17:41:40 GMT
    Hart's fallout raises questions about the Oscars host problem and the liability of social media.
    Hart's fallout raises questions about the Oscars host problem and the liability of social media.
  • Whales have worse than average year for entanglement in gear

    Whales have worse than average year for entanglement in gear

    Thursday, December 6 2018 3:57 PM EST2018-12-06 20:57:44 GMT
    Monday, December 10 2018 12:22 PM EST2018-12-10 17:22:35 GMT
    Federal officials say last year was slightly worse than average for the entanglement of large whales, which is a major threat to the animals' populations.
    Federal officials say last year was slightly worse than average for the entanglement of large whales, which is a major threat to the animals' populations.
  • Ontario government fires 3 directors after Google deal

    Ontario government fires 3 directors after Google deal

    Thursday, December 6 2018 11:24 PM EST2018-12-07 04:24:23 GMT
    Monday, December 10 2018 12:02 PM EST2018-12-10 17:02:40 GMT
    The chairwoman of a government organization that signed an agreement with a Google affiliated company to create a smart-city development says she and two other appointed board members have been fired.
    The chairwoman of a government organization that signed an agreement with a Google affiliated company to create a smart-city development says she and two other appointed board members have been fired.
  • Paris riots over fuel taxes dim hopes for climate fight

    Paris riots over fuel taxes dim hopes for climate fight

    Thursday, December 6 2018 2:49 AM EST2018-12-06 07:49:20 GMT
    Monday, December 10 2018 11:09 AM EST2018-12-10 16:09:49 GMT
    The 'yellow vests' protests in France highlight a problem with fighting global warming with taxes on fossil fuels.
    The 'yellow vests' protests in France highlight a problem with fighting global warming with taxes on fossil fuels.
  • Documents show Facebook used user data as competitive weapon

    Documents show Facebook used user data as competitive weapon

    Wednesday, December 5 2018 10:29 AM EST2018-12-05 15:29:32 GMT
    Monday, December 10 2018 10:49 AM EST2018-12-10 15:49:33 GMT
    The British Parliament's media committee has a release a cache of documents that shows Facebook considered charging developers for data access.
    The British Parliament's media committee has a release a cache of documents that shows Facebook considered charging developers for data access.
  • GM plant closing not expected to stall Detroit's rebound

    GM plant closing not expected to stall Detroit's rebound

    Saturday, December 8 2018 8:48 AM EST2018-12-08 13:48:11 GMT
    Monday, December 10 2018 10:30 AM EST2018-12-10 15:30:32 GMT
    General Motors' planned shutdown of its Detroit-Hamtramck plant would leave only one auto assembly factory in the city, but the closure and job losses are not expected to stall-out Detroit's remarkable comeback.
    General Motors' planned shutdown of its Detroit-Hamtramck plant would leave only one auto assembly factory in the city, but the closure and job losses are not expected to stall-out Detroit's remarkable comeback.
  • Bull's eye on US' Permian Basin as oil prices rise

    Bull's eye on US' Permian Basin as oil prices rise

    Friday, December 7 2018 1:58 PM EST2018-12-07 18:58:05 GMT
    Monday, December 10 2018 10:30 AM EST2018-12-10 15:30:06 GMT
    Some of the largest energy companies in the U.S. have already invested billions of dollars on claims up and down the Texas-New Mexico state line, tapping one of the nation's richest and most prolific oil and...
    Some of the largest energy companies in the U.S. have already invested billions of dollars on claims up and down the Texas-New Mexico state line, tapping one of the nation's richest and most prolific oil and natural gas regions.
  • Climate reality check: Global carbon pollution up in 2018

    Climate reality check: Global carbon pollution up in 2018

    Wednesday, December 5 2018 1:08 PM EST2018-12-05 18:08:59 GMT
    Monday, December 10 2018 10:29 AM EST2018-12-10 15:29:53 GMT
    Global carbon pollution rose sharply this year after several years of little growth.
    Global carbon pollution rose sharply this year after several years of little growth.
  • How to plan your smart home - and weigh privacy risks

    How to plan your smart home - and weigh privacy risks

    Monday, December 10 2018 10:09 AM EST2018-12-10 15:09:27 GMT
    Monday, December 10 2018 10:09 AM EST2018-12-10 15:09:27 GMT
    Technology companies are pushing the "smart home" in selling appliances and gadgets that offer internet-connected conveniences you didn't know you need.
    Technology companies are pushing the "smart home" in selling appliances and gadgets that offer internet-connected conveniences you didn't know you need.
  • Chinese executive facing US extradition appears in court

    Chinese executive facing US extradition appears in court

    Friday, December 7 2018 1:08 PM EST2018-12-07 18:08:14 GMT
    Monday, December 10 2018 10:09 AM EST2018-12-10 15:09:25 GMT
    Huawei arrest complicates US-China trade talks, illustrating an underlying clash over technology.
    Huawei arrest complicates US-China trade talks, illustrating an underlying clash over technology.
  • Nobel chemistry winners regret fear of new developments

    Nobel chemistry winners regret fear of new developments

    Friday, December 7 2018 5:45 AM EST2018-12-07 10:45:33 GMT
    Monday, December 10 2018 9:10 AM EST2018-12-10 14:10:11 GMT
    Winners of this year's Nobel Prize for Chemistry say that excessive concerns about genetically modified foods and other substances can inhibit mankind from benefiting from developments in the field.
    Winners of this year's Nobel Prize for Chemistry say that excessive concerns about genetically modified foods and other substances can inhibit mankind from benefiting from developments in the field.
  • Study that took aim at 'Joy of Cooking' is retracted

    Study that took aim at 'Joy of Cooking' is retracted

    Thursday, December 6 2018 12:35 PM EST2018-12-06 17:35:40 GMT
    Monday, December 10 2018 8:19 AM EST2018-12-10 13:19:10 GMT
    Another study by a prominent food researcher is being retracted.
    Another study by a prominent food researcher is being retracted.
  • China summons US envoy to protest detention of Huawei exec

    China summons US envoy to protest detention of Huawei exec

    Monday, December 10 2018 1:08 AM EST2018-12-10 06:08:32 GMT
    Monday, December 10 2018 1:48 AM EST2018-12-10 06:48:46 GMT
    China demands release of Huawei executive, summons US ambassador.
    China demands release of Huawei executive, summons US ambassador.
  • Oklahoma QB Kyler Murray apologizes for anti-gay tweets

    Oklahoma QB Kyler Murray apologizes for anti-gay tweets

    Sunday, December 9 2018 12:38 PM EST2018-12-09 17:38:32 GMT
    Sunday, December 9 2018 8:48 PM EST2018-12-10 01:48:36 GMT
    Oklahoma QB Kyler Murray apologizes for anti-gay tweets posted when he was 14 and 15.
    Oklahoma QB Kyler Murray apologizes for anti-gay tweets posted when he was 14 and 15.
  • Kevin Hart quits as Oscars host over his anti-gay tweets

    Kevin Hart quits as Oscars host over his anti-gay tweets

    Thursday, December 6 2018 8:45 PM EST2018-12-07 01:45:01 GMT
    Sunday, December 9 2018 6:48 PM EST2018-12-09 23:48:43 GMT
    Kevin Hart's response to criticism over earlier homophobic tweets has further inflamed the backlash to the newly minted Oscar host.
    Kevin Hart's response to criticism over earlier homophobic tweets has further inflamed the backlash to the newly minted Oscar host.
  • China exports weaken ahead of US trade talks

    China exports weaken ahead of US trade talks

    Saturday, December 8 2018 1:38 AM EST2018-12-08 06:38:25 GMT
    Sunday, December 9 2018 5:28 PM EST2018-12-09 22:28:54 GMT
    China's export growth decelerates in November amid tariff battle with Washington, cooling global demand.
    China's export growth decelerates in November amid tariff battle with Washington, cooling global demand.
  • Climate talks pause as battle over key science report looms

    Climate talks pause as battle over key science report looms

    Sunday, December 9 2018 9:28 AM EST2018-12-09 14:28:18 GMT
    Sunday, December 9 2018 12:29 PM EST2018-12-09 17:29:34 GMT
    Negotiators at the U.N. climate summit are resting after the first week of talks ended on a sour note when the U.S. sided with Russia, Saudi Arabia and Kuwait in blocking endorsement of a key scientific report on...
    Negotiators at the U.N. climate summit are resting after the first week of talks ended on a sour note when the U.S. sided with Russia, Saudi Arabia and Kuwait in blocking endorsement of a key scientific report on global warming.
  • Stocks drop 4 percent in rocky week on trade, growth worries

    Stocks drop 4 percent in rocky week on trade, growth worries

    Friday, December 7 2018 10:35 AM EST2018-12-07 15:35:31 GMT
    Sunday, December 9 2018 9:28 AM EST2018-12-09 14:28:44 GMT
    U.S. stocks are down in morning, adding to modest losses from a day earlier.
    U.S. stocks are down in morning, adding to modest losses from a day earlier.
  • Protesters march as UN climate talks hit fossil fuel snag

    Protesters march as UN climate talks hit fossil fuel snag

    Saturday, December 8 2018 4:28 AM EST2018-12-08 09:28:01 GMT
    Sunday, December 9 2018 9:28 AM EST2018-12-09 14:28:41 GMT
    Campaign group Climate Action Network says one of its employees has been allowed to enter Poland after earlier being stopped by border guards citing unspecified security threats.
    Campaign group Climate Action Network says one of its employees has been allowed to enter Poland after earlier being stopped by border guards citing unspecified security threats.
  • The Latest: Huawei awaits 'right conclusion' in CFO's arrest

    The Latest: Huawei awaits 'right conclusion' in CFO's arrest

    Friday, December 7 2018 3:45 AM EST2018-12-07 08:45:23 GMT
    Friday, December 7 2018 11:58 PM EST2018-12-08 04:58:25 GMT
    A Japanese official has cast doubt over reports that Japan plans to exclude Chinese telecoms equipment makers Huawei Technologies and ZTE Corp. from government purchases due to security concerns.
    A Japanese official has cast doubt over reports that Japan plans to exclude Chinese telecoms equipment makers Huawei Technologies and ZTE Corp. from government purchases due to security concerns.
  • Markets Right Now: US stocks dive again, extending losses

    Markets Right Now: US stocks dive again, extending losses

    Friday, December 7 2018 2:18 PM EST2018-12-07 19:18:17 GMT
    Friday, December 7 2018 4:58 PM EST2018-12-07 21:58:49 GMT
    Major indexes are sinking again as traders continue to unload stocks, extending dismal streak for the stock market. Friday's sell-off erased more than 500 points from the Dow.
    Major indexes are sinking again as traders continue to unload stocks, extending dismal streak for the stock market. Friday's sell-off erased more than 500 points from the Dow.
  • Christmas turkey, fruitcake rocketing toward space station

    Christmas turkey, fruitcake rocketing toward space station

    Wednesday, December 5 2018 1:26 PM EST2018-12-05 18:26:10 GMT
    Friday, December 7 2018 2:30 PM EST2018-12-07 19:30:01 GMT
    Christmas turkey rockets toward the International Space Station, along with cranberry sauce and fruitcake.
    Christmas turkey rockets toward the International Space Station, along with cranberry sauce and fruitcake.
  • Thousands of emails stolen from Republican committee's aides

    Thousands of emails stolen from Republican committee's aides

    Wednesday, December 5 2018 12:29 AM EST2018-12-05 05:29:00 GMT
    Friday, December 7 2018 2:00 PM EST2018-12-07 19:00:45 GMT
    (AP Photo/J. David Ake). FILE - In this Nov. 1, 2017, file photo, traffic along Pennsylvania Avenue in Washington streaks past the Federal Bureau of Investigation headquarters building. The National Republican Congressional Committee said Tuesday that ...(AP Photo/J. David Ake). FILE - In this Nov. 1, 2017, file photo, traffic along Pennsylvania Avenue in Washington streaks past the Federal Bureau of Investigation headquarters building. The National Republican Congressional Committee said Tuesday that ...
    AP source: Emails stolen from GOP committee during midterm campaign.
    AP source: Emails stolen from GOP committee during midterm campaign.
  • The Latest: Carbon dioxide emissions see steep jump in 2018

    The Latest: Carbon dioxide emissions see steep jump in 2018

    Wednesday, December 5 2018 9:59 AM EST2018-12-05 14:59:27 GMT
    Friday, December 7 2018 1:39 PM EST2018-12-07 18:39:36 GMT
    Environmental activists are questioning the presence of coal, oil and gasoline companies at this year's U.N. climate talks in Poland.
    Environmental activists are questioning the presence of coal, oil and gasoline companies at this year's U.N. climate talks in Poland.
  • Should you need to pass a social media check to get a gun?

    Should you need to pass a social media check to get a gun?

    Tuesday, December 4 2018 1:21 AM EST2018-12-04 06:21:52 GMT
    Friday, December 7 2018 12:08 PM EST2018-12-07 17:08:05 GMT
    Should authorities be able to deny handgun licenses for hateful tweets? A New York lawmaker's proposal would require checks of social media posts for potential warning signs of violence.
    Should authorities be able to deny handgun licenses for hateful tweets? A New York lawmaker's proposal would require checks of social media posts for potential warning signs of violence.
  • Largest police force in the US steps into the drone age

    Largest police force in the US steps into the drone age

    Tuesday, December 4 2018 2:38 PM EST2018-12-04 19:38:05 GMT
    Friday, December 7 2018 12:05 PM EST2018-12-07 17:05:27 GMT
    NYPD shows off fleet of 14 new drones; detractors have privacy concerns.
    NYPD shows off fleet of 14 new drones; detractors have privacy concerns.
  • Jury set to deliberate murder case in 2017 fatal car ramming

    Jury set to deliberate murder case in 2017 fatal car ramming

    Thursday, December 6 2018 5:19 AM EST2018-12-06 10:19:23 GMT
    Friday, December 7 2018 12:05 PM EST2018-12-07 17:05:10 GMT
    Jurors in the trial of a man accused of killing a woman and injuring dozens at a white nationalist rally are expected to hear closing arguments in the case after testimony from final defense witnesses.
    Jurors in the trial of a man accused of killing a woman and injuring dozens at a white nationalist rally are expected to hear closing arguments in the case after testimony from final defense witnesses.
  • NASA spacecraft arrives at ancient asteroid, its 1st visitor

    NASA spacecraft arrives at ancient asteroid, its 1st visitor

    Monday, December 3 2018 12:18 PM EST2018-12-03 17:18:26 GMT
    Friday, December 7 2018 12:04 PM EST2018-12-07 17:04:58 GMT
    (NASA/Goddard/University of Arizona via AP). This Nov. 16, 2018, image provide by NASA shows the asteroid Bennu. After a two-year chase, a NASA spacecraft has arrived at the ancient asteroid Bennu, its first visitor in billions of years. The robotic ex...(NASA/Goddard/University of Arizona via AP). This Nov. 16, 2018, image provide by NASA shows the asteroid Bennu. After a two-year chase, a NASA spacecraft has arrived at the ancient asteroid Bennu, its first visitor in billions of years. The robotic ex...
    After a two-year chase, a NASA spacecraft has arrived at an ancient asteroid called Bennu.
    After a two-year chase, a NASA spacecraft has arrived at an ancient asteroid called Bennu.
  • Costa Ricans arrest resort guard in death of Florida woman

    Costa Ricans arrest resort guard in death of Florida woman

    Wednesday, December 5 2018 3:59 PM EST2018-12-05 20:59:03 GMT
    Friday, December 7 2018 12:04 PM EST2018-12-07 17:04:57 GMT
    Authorities in Costa Rica say they arrested a security guard at an Airbnb rental villa in the slaying of a Florida woman who was remembered by friends as an avid world traveler and "happy soul.".
    Authorities in Costa Rica say they arrested a security guard at an Airbnb rental villa in the slaying of a Florida woman who was remembered by friends as an avid world traveler and "happy soul.".
  • Sea reefs and sunsets: Living Coral is color of the year

    Sea reefs and sunsets: Living Coral is color of the year

    Wednesday, December 5 2018 5:39 PM EST2018-12-05 22:39:04 GMT
    Friday, December 7 2018 12:04 PM EST2018-12-07 17:04:56 GMT
    The stuff of sea reefs and sunsets: Pantone picks Living Coral as its color of the year.
    The stuff of sea reefs and sunsets: Pantone picks Living Coral as its color of the year.
  • English couple thanks NYC police for finding lost ring

    English couple thanks NYC police for finding lost ring

    Sunday, December 2 2018 7:28 PM EST2018-12-03 00:28:15 GMT
    Friday, December 7 2018 12:03 PM EST2018-12-07 17:03:49 GMT
    (NYPD via AP). In this Nov. 30, 2018 image taken from surveillance video provided by the New York City Police Department, a man tries to see the engagement ring that he dropped down a utility grate on New York's Times Square. The New York City Police D...(NYPD via AP). In this Nov. 30, 2018 image taken from surveillance video provided by the New York City Police Department, a man tries to see the engagement ring that he dropped down a utility grate on New York's Times Square. The New York City Police D...
    The once anonymous English couple who lost an engagement ring down a Times Square utility grate is thanking the New York Police Department for finding it.
    The once anonymous English couple who lost an engagement ring down a Times Square utility grate is thanking the New York Police Department for finding it.
  • Buzzcocks co-founder Pete Shelley dies at 63

    Buzzcocks co-founder Pete Shelley dies at 63

    Thursday, December 6 2018 5:33 PM EST2018-12-06 22:33:35 GMT
    Friday, December 7 2018 12:00 PM EST2018-12-07 17:00:32 GMT
    The punk band Buzzcocks has confirmed "with great sadness" the death of the band's co-founder, Pete Shelley, whom it called "one of the UK's most influential and prolific songwriters.".
    The punk band Buzzcocks has confirmed "with great sadness" the death of the band's co-founder, Pete Shelley, whom it called "one of the UK's most influential and prolific songwriters.".
  • New study explains creation of deadly California 'firenado'

    New study explains creation of deadly California 'firenado'

    Wednesday, December 5 2018 10:29 PM EST2018-12-06 03:29:12 GMT
    Friday, December 7 2018 11:56 AM EST2018-12-07 16:56:54 GMT
    A new study says a rare fire tornado that raged during the deadly Carr Fire in Northern California was created by a combination of scorching weather, erratic winds and an ice-topped cloud that towered miles into...
    A new study says a rare fire tornado that raged during the deadly Carr Fire in Northern California was created by a combination of scorching weather, erratic winds and an ice-topped cloud that towered miles into the atmosphere.
  • Could anyone have stopped gene-edited babies experiment?

    Could anyone have stopped gene-edited babies experiment?

    Sunday, December 2 2018 10:07 AM EST2018-12-02 15:07:59 GMT
    Friday, December 7 2018 11:56 AM EST2018-12-07 16:56:00 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark Schiefelbein). In this Oct. 10, 2018, photo, scientist He Jiankui speaks during an interview in Shenzhen in southern China's Guandong province. China's government on Thursday, Nov. 29, 2018, ordered a halt to work by a medical team that ...(AP Photo/Mark Schiefelbein). In this Oct. 10, 2018, photo, scientist He Jiankui speaks during an interview in Shenzhen in southern China's Guandong province. China's government on Thursday, Nov. 29, 2018, ordered a halt to work by a medical team that ...
    Scientific consensus and regulations in much of the world prohibit making genetic changes that could be passed to future generations. But nothing stopped the Chinese researcher from helping to make the world's...
    Scientific consensus and regulations in much of the world prohibit making genetic changes that could be passed to future generations. But nothing stopped the Chinese researcher from helping to make the world's first gene-edited babies.
  • Alaska putting together pieces after massive earthquake

    Alaska putting together pieces after massive earthquake

    Saturday, December 1 2018 11:38 PM EST2018-12-02 04:38:21 GMT
    Friday, December 7 2018 11:54 AM EST2018-12-07 16:54:48 GMT
    (Chris Riekena via AP). This photo provided by Chris Riekena shows excavation work being conducted Saturday, Dec. 1, 2018, near the Mirror Lake exit of the Glenn Highway near Eklutna, Alaska, to make the highway ready for repaving. The highway was heav...(Chris Riekena via AP). This photo provided by Chris Riekena shows excavation work being conducted Saturday, Dec. 1, 2018, near the Mirror Lake exit of the Glenn Highway near Eklutna, Alaska, to make the highway ready for repaving. The highway was heav...
    Life is slowly settling down in Alaska following a powerful earthquake that rattled buildings, disrupted power and caused heavy damage to the only highway that goes north of Anchorage.
    Life is slowly settling down in Alaska following a powerful earthquake that rattled buildings, disrupted power and caused heavy damage to the only highway that goes north of Anchorage.
  • Coal question looms large as climate talks begin in Poland

    Coal question looms large as climate talks begin in Poland

    Sunday, December 2 2018 2:47 AM EST2018-12-02 07:47:40 GMT
    Friday, December 7 2018 11:53 AM EST2018-12-07 16:53:16 GMT
    (Henning Kaiser/dpa via AP). Demonstrators take part in a climate demonstration in Cologne, Germany, Saturday, Dec. 1, 2018. Thousands of people are marching in Berlin and Cologne to demand that Germany make a quick exit from coal-fired energy, a day b...(Henning Kaiser/dpa via AP). Demonstrators take part in a climate demonstration in Cologne, Germany, Saturday, Dec. 1, 2018. Thousands of people are marching in Berlin and Cologne to demand that Germany make a quick exit from coal-fired energy, a day b...
    Negotiators from around the world are meeting in Poland for talks on curbing climate change, three years after sealing a landmark deal in Paris that set a goal of keeping global warming well below 2 degrees Celsius...
    Negotiators from around the world are meeting in Poland for talks on curbing climate change, three years after sealing a landmark deal in Paris that set a goal of keeping global warming well below 2 degrees Celsius (3.6 Fahrenheit).
  • UK intelligence chief outlines threats, urges more diversity

    UK intelligence chief outlines threats, urges more diversity

    Monday, December 3 2018 5:59 AM EST2018-12-03 10:59:30 GMT
    Friday, December 7 2018 11:53 AM EST2018-12-07 16:53:06 GMT
    The director of Britain's Secret Intelligence Service is set to give a rare public speech detailing the need for "fourth generation espionage" to combat hybrid threats.
    The director of Britain's Secret Intelligence Service is set to give a rare public speech detailing the need for "fourth generation espionage" to combat hybrid threats.
  • Ukrainian authorities: We thwarted 'massive' cyberattack

    Ukrainian authorities: We thwarted 'massive' cyberattack

    Tuesday, December 4 2018 1:28 PM EST2018-12-04 18:28:02 GMT
    Friday, December 7 2018 11:53 AM EST2018-12-07 16:53:05 GMT
    Ukrainian authorities say they've thwarted a huge cyberattack, blaming Russia for the alleged digital assault just as tensions between the two countries have flared.
    Ukrainian authorities say they've thwarted a huge cyberattack, blaming Russia for the alleged digital assault just as tensions between the two countries have flared.
  • CHP may have used Tesla Autopilot to stop speeding car

    CHP may have used Tesla Autopilot to stop speeding car

    Monday, December 3 2018 11:58 PM EST2018-12-04 04:58:15 GMT
    Friday, December 7 2018 11:53 AM EST2018-12-07 16:53:01 GMT
    The California Highway Patrol says it may have used the Autopilot system of a Tesla to stop the car after its driver fell asleep.
    The California Highway Patrol says it may have used the Autopilot system of a Tesla to stop the car after its driver fell asleep.
  • The Latest: Swiss solar expert backs ideas to save planet

    The Latest: Swiss solar expert backs ideas to save planet

    Thursday, December 6 2018 11:30 AM EST2018-12-06 16:30:43 GMT
    Friday, December 7 2018 11:52 AM EST2018-12-07 16:52:59 GMT
    A Swiss adventurer who flew around the world in a solar-powered plane is using this year's U.N. climate talks to showcase high-tech ideas for saving the planet.
    A Swiss adventurer who flew around the world in a solar-powered plane is using this year's U.N. climate talks to showcase high-tech ideas for saving the planet.
  • China demands Canada release executive of tech giant Huawei

    China demands Canada release executive of tech giant Huawei

    Thursday, December 6 2018 12:59 AM EST2018-12-06 05:59:18 GMT
    Friday, December 7 2018 11:52 AM EST2018-12-07 16:52:58 GMT
    China demands Canada release Huawei executive arrested in case that adds to technology tensions with Washington.
    China demands Canada release Huawei executive arrested in case that adds to technology tensions with Washington.
  • EU steps up fight against 'fake news' ahead of elections

    EU steps up fight against 'fake news' ahead of elections

    Wednesday, December 5 2018 8:18 AM EST2018-12-05 13:18:33 GMT
    Friday, December 7 2018 11:52 AM EST2018-12-07 16:52:55 GMT
    EU authorities step up efforts to fight Russian-backed disinformation campaigns ahead of continent's elections next year.
    EU authorities step up efforts to fight Russian-backed disinformation campaigns ahead of continent's elections next year.
  • Netflix maintains high-priced relationship with 'Friends'

    Netflix maintains high-priced relationship with 'Friends'

    Tuesday, December 4 2018 7:18 PM EST2018-12-05 00:18:26 GMT
    Friday, December 7 2018 11:52 AM EST2018-12-07 16:52:53 GMT
    Netflix will still be there for fans of the old TV series "Friends," but maintaining the relationship will come at a steep price.
    Netflix will still be there for fans of the old TV series "Friends," but maintaining the relationship will come at a steep price.
  • The Latest: Trump greets tech execs at White House

    The Latest: Trump greets tech execs at White House

    Thursday, December 6 2018 11:30 AM EST2018-12-06 16:30:36 GMT
    Friday, December 7 2018 11:52 AM EST2018-12-07 16:52:52 GMT
    Top executives from Google, Microsoft, IBM, Oracle and Qualcomm are planning to meet at the White House amid strained ties between President Donald Trump's administration and the tech industry.
    Top executives from Google, Microsoft, IBM, Oracle and Qualcomm are planning to meet at the White House amid strained ties between President Donald Trump's administration and the tech industry.
  • Charlotte Prodger wins Turner art prize for smartphone video

    Charlotte Prodger wins Turner art prize for smartphone video

    Tuesday, December 4 2018 5:38 PM EST2018-12-04 22:38:09 GMT
    Friday, December 7 2018 11:52 AM EST2018-12-07 16:52:51 GMT
    British artist Charlotte Prodger has won the prestigious Turner Prize for art with a video shot on an iPhone.
    British artist Charlotte Prodger has won the prestigious Turner Prize for art with a video shot on an iPhone.
  • Reused rocket takes off carrying 64 satellites

    Reused rocket takes off carrying 64 satellites

    Monday, December 3 2018 1:52 PM EST2018-12-03 18:52:13 GMT
    Friday, December 7 2018 11:46 AM EST2018-12-07 16:46:02 GMT
    A SpaceX rocket carrying 64 small satellites has lifted off from California with a first stage that has been used twice before.
    A SpaceX rocket carrying 64 small satellites has lifted off from California with a first stage that has been used twice before.
  • Thousands march in Germany to demand quick exit from coal

    Thousands march in Germany to demand quick exit from coal

    Saturday, December 1 2018 8:57 AM EST2018-12-01 13:57:20 GMT
    Friday, December 7 2018 11:45 AM EST2018-12-07 16:45:58 GMT
    Thousands of people are marching in Berlin to demand that Germany make a quick exit from coal-fired energy, a day before a U.N. climate summit opens in neighboring Poland.
    Thousands of people are marching in Berlin to demand that Germany make a quick exit from coal-fired energy, a day before a U.N. climate summit opens in neighboring Poland.
  • The Latest: SpaceX lands rocket's first stage on ship

    The Latest: SpaceX lands rocket's first stage on ship

    Monday, December 3 2018 2:20 PM EST2018-12-03 19:20:56 GMT
    Friday, December 7 2018 11:45 AM EST2018-12-07 16:45:55 GMT
    For the third time, SpaceX has successfully launched and landed the same first stage of a Falcon 9 rocket.
    For the third time, SpaceX has successfully launched and landed the same first stage of a Falcon 9 rocket.
  • Brazil warns against sidelining poorer countries on climate

    Brazil warns against sidelining poorer countries on climate

    Wednesday, December 5 2018 8:18 AM EST2018-12-05 13:18:35 GMT
    Friday, December 7 2018 11:45 AM EST2018-12-07 16:45:53 GMT
    The United Nations says curbing climate change will have significant benefits for people's health worldwide.
    The United Nations says curbing climate change will have significant benefits for people's health worldwide.
  • Russian space agency spokesman slams 'information attack'

    Russian space agency spokesman slams 'information attack'

    Tuesday, December 4 2018 10:18 AM EST2018-12-04 15:18:33 GMT
    Friday, December 7 2018 11:45 AM EST2018-12-07 16:45:47 GMT
    (AP Photo/Dmitri Lovetsky). The Soyuz-FG rocket booster with Soyuz MS-11 space ship carrying a new crew to the International Space Station, ISS, blasts off at the Russian leased Baikonur cosmodrome, Kazakhstan, Monday, Dec. 3, 2018. The Russian rocket ...(AP Photo/Dmitri Lovetsky). The Soyuz-FG rocket booster with Soyuz MS-11 space ship carrying a new crew to the International Space Station, ISS, blasts off at the Russian leased Baikonur cosmodrome, Kazakhstan, Monday, Dec. 3, 2018. The Russian rocket ...
    The Russian space agency Roscosmos is bemoaning the endless stream of bad publicity that it says is designed to curb its funding.
    The Russian space agency Roscosmos is bemoaning the endless stream of bad publicity that it says is designed to curb its funding.
  • World Health Organization wants panel to study gene editing

    World Health Organization wants panel to study gene editing

    Monday, December 3 2018 2:38 PM EST2018-12-03 19:38:37 GMT
    Friday, December 7 2018 11:45 AM EST2018-12-07 16:45:47 GMT
    The chief of the World Health Organization says his agency is assembling experts to consider the health impacts of gene editing.
    The chief of the World Health Organization says his agency is assembling experts to consider the health impacts of gene editing.
  • Climate talks shift to nitty-gritty details of Paris accord

    Climate talks shift to nitty-gritty details of Paris accord

    Tuesday, December 4 2018 4:08 AM EST2018-12-04 09:08:20 GMT
    Friday, December 7 2018 11:45 AM EST2018-12-07 16:45:46 GMT
    (AP Photo/Czarek Sokolowski). Visitors to the U.N. climate conference watch a speech by Arnold Schwarzenegger, in Katowice, Poland, Monday, Dec. 3, 2018. The COP24 UN Climate Change Conference is taking place in Katowice, Poland. Negotiators from aroun...(AP Photo/Czarek Sokolowski). Visitors to the U.N. climate conference watch a speech by Arnold Schwarzenegger, in Katowice, Poland, Monday, Dec. 3, 2018. The COP24 UN Climate Change Conference is taking place in Katowice, Poland. Negotiators from aroun...
    Negotiators gathered for the U.N. climate talks in Poland are getting down to the nitty-gritty part of the two-week meeting.
    Negotiators gathered for the U.N. climate talks in Poland are getting down to the nitty-gritty part of the two-week meeting.
  • The Latest: Trump says Macron's decision justifies his own

    The Latest: Trump says Macron's decision justifies his own

    Tuesday, December 4 2018 4:58 AM EST2018-12-04 09:58:21 GMT
    Friday, December 7 2018 11:45 AM EST2018-12-07 16:45:41 GMT
    (AP Photo/Czarek Sokolowski). Visitors to the U.N. climate conference watch a speech by Arnold Schwarzenegger, in Katowice, Poland, Monday, Dec. 3, 2018. The COP24 UN Climate Change Conference is taking place in Katowice, Poland. Negotiators from aroun...(AP Photo/Czarek Sokolowski). Visitors to the U.N. climate conference watch a speech by Arnold Schwarzenegger, in Katowice, Poland, Monday, Dec. 3, 2018. The COP24 UN Climate Change Conference is taking place in Katowice, Poland. Negotiators from aroun...
    Five international banks are pledging to use the billions at their disposal to steer clients away from businesses that emit large amounts of greenhouse gases.
    Five international banks are pledging to use the billions at their disposal to steer clients away from businesses that emit large amounts of greenhouse gases.
  • 3 astronauts safely aboard International Space Station

    3 astronauts safely aboard International Space Station

    Monday, December 3 2018 6:48 AM EST2018-12-03 11:48:22 GMT
    Friday, December 7 2018 11:45 AM EST2018-12-07 16:45:37 GMT
    (AP Photo/Dmitri Lovetsky, Pool). U.S. astronaut Anne McClain, left, Russian cosmonaut ?leg Kononenko?, centre, and CSA astronaut David Saint Jacques, members of the main crew of the expedition to the International Space Station (ISS), report to member...(AP Photo/Dmitri Lovetsky, Pool). U.S. astronaut Anne McClain, left, Russian cosmonaut ?leg Kononenko?, centre, and CSA astronaut David Saint Jacques, members of the main crew of the expedition to the International Space Station (ISS), report to member...
    Three astronauts have blasted off to the International Space Station, a successful launch that follows October's aborted mission.
    Three astronauts have blasted off to the International Space Station, a successful launch that follows October's aborted mission.
  • Whale songs and war: The less talked-about climate impacts

    Whale songs and war: The less talked-about climate impacts

    Saturday, December 1 2018 9:57 AM EST2018-12-01 14:57:14 GMT
    Friday, December 7 2018 11:45 AM EST2018-12-07 16:45:29 GMT
    (Jean-Yves Royer/CNRS-UBO-IUEM Geosciences Ocean via AP). This Jan. 6, 2010 photo provided by CNRS-UBO-IUEM Geosciences Ocean, shows a fin whale, foreground, and tabular drifting iceberg near Antarctica. Climate Change is more than rising thermometers,...(Jean-Yves Royer/CNRS-UBO-IUEM Geosciences Ocean via AP). This Jan. 6, 2010 photo provided by CNRS-UBO-IUEM Geosciences Ocean, shows a fin whale, foreground, and tabular drifting iceberg near Antarctica. Climate Change is more than rising thermometers,...
    Climate change is more than rising temps. It also has a hand in altering whale songs, flowering plants and civil war.
    Climate change is more than rising temps. It also has a hand in altering whale songs, flowering plants and civil war.
  • Leaders stress need to win support for climate measures

    Leaders stress need to win support for climate measures

    Monday, December 3 2018 2:58 AM EST2018-12-03 07:58:14 GMT
    Friday, December 7 2018 11:45 AM EST2018-12-07 16:45:08 GMT
    (AP Photo/Geert Vanden Wijngaert). A demonstrator holds a placard which reads 'climate first, politics second' during a 'Claim the Climate' march in Brussels, Sunday, Dec. 2, 2018. The climate change conference, COP24, will take place in Poland from De...(AP Photo/Geert Vanden Wijngaert). A demonstrator holds a placard which reads 'climate first, politics second' during a 'Claim the Climate' march in Brussels, Sunday, Dec. 2, 2018. The climate change conference, COP24, will take place in Poland from De...
    Leaders from around the world are arriving for the ceremonial opening of the climate conference in southern Poland that will discuss ways of curbing climate change.
    Leaders from around the world are arriving for the ceremonial opening of the climate conference in southern Poland that will discuss ways of curbing climate change.
  • The Latest: 3 astronauts enter International Space Station

    The Latest: 3 astronauts enter International Space Station

    Monday, December 3 2018 1:08 PM EST2018-12-03 18:08:34 GMT
    Friday, December 7 2018 11:44 AM EST2018-12-07 16:44:42 GMT
    (AP Photo/Shamil Zhumatov, Pool). U.S. astronaut Anne McClain, centre, Russian cosmonaut ?leg Kononenko, bottom, and CSA astronaut David Saint Jacques, crew members of the mission to the International Space Station, ISS, wave as they board the rocket p...(AP Photo/Shamil Zhumatov, Pool). U.S. astronaut Anne McClain, centre, Russian cosmonaut ?leg Kononenko, bottom, and CSA astronaut David Saint Jacques, crew members of the mission to the International Space Station, ISS, wave as they board the rocket p...
    A Russian Soyuz spacecraft carrying three astronauts has successfully docked with the International Space Station following a launch from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan six hours earlier.
    A Russian Soyuz spacecraft carrying three astronauts has successfully docked with the International Space Station following a launch from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan six hours earlier.
  • Trump praises witness who refuses to testify against him

    Trump praises witness who refuses to testify against him

    Monday, December 3 2018 5:38 PM EST2018-12-03 22:38:15 GMT
    Friday, December 7 2018 11:43 AM EST2018-12-07 16:43:26 GMT
    (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson). Michael Cohen walks out of federal court, Thursday, Nov. 29, 2018, in New York, after pleading guilty to lying to Congress about work he did on an aborted project to build a Trump Tower in Russia.  Cohen, President Donald Tru...(AP Photo/Julie Jacobson). Michael Cohen walks out of federal court, Thursday, Nov. 29, 2018, in New York, after pleading guilty to lying to Congress about work he did on an aborted project to build a Trump Tower in Russia. Cohen, President Donald Tru...
    President Donald Trump sends a clear signal to anyone looking to cooperate against him in the Russia probe.
    President Donald Trump sends a clear signal to anyone looking to cooperate against him in the Russia probe.
  • Trump EPA acts to roll back control on climate-changing coal

    Trump EPA acts to roll back control on climate-changing coal

    Thursday, December 6 2018 3:22 PM EST2018-12-06 20:22:50 GMT
    Friday, December 7 2018 11:43 AM EST2018-12-07 16:43:16 GMT
    The Environmental Protection Agency is proposing to roll back another coal regulation, this one for new coal plants.
    The Environmental Protection Agency is proposing to roll back another coal regulation, this one for new coal plants.
  • Trump and Xi agreement buys time in trade war

    Trump and Xi agreement buys time in trade war

    Monday, December 3 2018 1:48 AM EST2018-12-03 06:48:22 GMT
    Friday, December 7 2018 11:43 AM EST2018-12-07 16:43:11 GMT
    (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). President Donald Trump with China's President Xi Jinping during their bilateral meeting at the G20 Summit, Saturday, Dec. 1, 2018 in Buenos Aires, Argentina.(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). President Donald Trump with China's President Xi Jinping during their bilateral meeting at the G20 Summit, Saturday, Dec. 1, 2018 in Buenos Aires, Argentina.
    Trump and Xi buy time in trade war. A permanent peace will likely prove much harder.
    Trump and Xi buy time in trade war. A permanent peace will likely prove much harder.
  • White House intensifies confusion and fear on US-China deal

    White House intensifies confusion and fear on US-China deal

    Tuesday, December 4 2018 12:28 AM EST2018-12-04 05:28:27 GMT
    Friday, December 7 2018 11:42 AM EST2018-12-07 16:42:16 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin talks with reporters about trade negotiations with China, at the White House, Monday, Dec. 3, 2018, in Washington.(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin talks with reporters about trade negotiations with China, at the White House, Monday, Dec. 3, 2018, in Washington.
    Trump administration lauds China trade deal, yet provides few details, spurring skepticism.
    Trump administration lauds China trade deal, yet provides few details, spurring skepticism.
  • White House intensifies confusion and fear on US-China deal

    White House intensifies confusion and fear on US-China deal

    Wednesday, December 5 2018 6:18 AM EST2018-12-05 11:18:38 GMT
    Friday, December 7 2018 11:41 AM EST2018-12-07 16:41:52 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin talks with reporters about trade negotiations with China, at the White House, Monday, Dec. 3, 2018, in Washington.(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin talks with reporters about trade negotiations with China, at the White House, Monday, Dec. 3, 2018, in Washington.
    Rising doubts over US-China trade deal contribute to sharp market drop.
    Rising doubts over US-China trade deal contribute to sharp market drop.
  • House GOP campaign arm targeted by 'unknown entity' in 2018

    House GOP campaign arm targeted by 'unknown entity' in 2018

    Tuesday, December 4 2018 12:48 PM EST2018-12-04 17:48:13 GMT
    Friday, December 7 2018 11:41 AM EST2018-12-07 16:41:31 GMT
    The National Republican Congressional Committee says it was hit with a "cyber intrusion" during the 2018 midterm campaign, and the breach has been reported to the FBI.
    The National Republican Congressional Committee says it was hit with a "cyber intrusion" during the 2018 midterm campaign, and the breach has been reported to the FBI.
  • China gets US tariff delay but movement on tech unclear

    China gets US tariff delay but movement on tech unclear

    Monday, December 3 2018 12:48 AM EST2018-12-03 05:48:13 GMT
    Friday, December 7 2018 11:40 AM EST2018-12-07 16:40:11 GMT
    (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). President Donald Trump listens to China's President Xi Jinping speak during their bilateral meeting at the G20 Summit, Saturday, Dec. 1, 2018 in Buenos Aires, Argentina.(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). President Donald Trump listens to China's President Xi Jinping speak during their bilateral meeting at the G20 Summit, Saturday, Dec. 1, 2018 in Buenos Aires, Argentina.
    US-China trade cease fire does little to narrow differences.
    US-China trade cease fire does little to narrow differences.
  • Israeli firm rejects alleged connection to Khashoggi killing

    Israeli firm rejects alleged connection to Khashoggi killing

    Monday, December 3 2018 5:38 AM EST2018-12-03 10:38:31 GMT
    Friday, December 7 2018 11:32 AM EST2018-12-07 16:32:32 GMT
    Saudi dissident sues Israeli surveillance company, says its spyware helped lead to killing of Saudi writer Khashoggi.
    Saudi dissident sues Israeli surveillance company, says its spyware helped lead to killing of Saudi writer Khashoggi.
  • China promises action on US trade deal but gives no details

    China promises action on US trade deal but gives no details

    Tuesday, December 4 2018 11:58 PM EST2018-12-05 04:58:25 GMT
    Friday, December 7 2018 11:31 AM EST2018-12-07 16:31:57 GMT
    China promises action on trade deal with Washington but gives no details amid confusion about what Presidents Xi Jinping and Donald Trump committed to in Argentina.
    China promises action on trade deal with Washington but gives no details amid confusion about what Presidents Xi Jinping and Donald Trump committed to in Argentina.
  • Cuba to begin full internet access for mobile phones

    Cuba to begin full internet access for mobile phones

    Tuesday, December 4 2018 8:28 PM EST2018-12-05 01:28:13 GMT
    Friday, December 7 2018 11:30 AM EST2018-12-07 16:30:13 GMT
    Cuba says its citizens will be offered full internet access on mobile phones beginning Thursday, becoming one of the last nations to do so.
    Cuba says its citizens will be offered full internet access on mobile phones beginning Thursday, becoming one of the last nations to do so.
  • China promises prompt action on US trade pact

    China promises prompt action on US trade pact

    Thursday, December 6 2018 4:09 AM EST2018-12-06 09:09:27 GMT
    Friday, December 7 2018 11:29 AM EST2018-12-07 16:29:26 GMT
    China promises prompt action on US trade pact.
    China promises prompt action on US trade pact.
  • China promises action on US trade deal but gives no details

    China promises action on US trade deal but gives no details

    Wednesday, December 5 2018 2:38 AM EST2018-12-05 07:38:23 GMT
    Friday, December 7 2018 11:28 AM EST2018-12-07 16:28:54 GMT
    (AP Photo/Vincent Yu). A woman walks past an electronic board showing Hong Kong share index outside a local bank in Hong Kong, Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2018. Shares were moderately lower in Asia on Wednesday following a bloodletting on Wall Street as goodwil...(AP Photo/Vincent Yu). A woman walks past an electronic board showing Hong Kong share index outside a local bank in Hong Kong, Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2018. Shares were moderately lower in Asia on Wednesday following a bloodletting on Wall Street as goodwil...
    China promises action on trade deal with Washington but gives no details to dispel confusion about what Presidents Xi Jinping and Donald Trump committed to in Argentina.
    China promises action on trade deal with Washington but gives no details to dispel confusion about what Presidents Xi Jinping and Donald Trump committed to in Argentina.
  • The Latest: Dutch PM: All must be involved in climate fight

    The Latest: Dutch PM: All must be involved in climate fight

    Monday, December 3 2018 4:58 AM EST2018-12-03 09:58:17 GMT
    Friday, December 7 2018 11:28 AM EST2018-12-07 16:28:44 GMT
    (AP Photo/Brennan Linsley, File). FILE- In this July 26, 2011 photo, a melting iceberg floats along a fjord leading away from the edge of the Greenland ice sheet near Nuuk, Greenland. The COP 24 UN Climate Change Conference is taking place in Katowice,...(AP Photo/Brennan Linsley, File). FILE- In this July 26, 2011 photo, a melting iceberg floats along a fjord leading away from the edge of the Greenland ice sheet near Nuuk, Greenland. The COP 24 UN Climate Change Conference is taking place in Katowice,...
    No global climate summit would be complete without a few celebrities.
    No global climate summit would be complete without a few celebrities.
  • Czech spy agency blames Russia for cyberattacks on diplomats

    Czech spy agency blames Russia for cyberattacks on diplomats

    Monday, December 3 2018 7:08 AM EST2018-12-03 12:08:22 GMT
    Friday, December 7 2018 11:27 AM EST2018-12-07 16:27:00 GMT
    A Czech spy agency says it is "obvious" that Russia was behind cyberattacks against the foreign ministry, calling them the most serious case of cyber espionage.
    A Czech spy agency says it is "obvious" that Russia was behind cyberattacks against the foreign ministry, calling them the most serious case of cyber espionage.
  • Dispute over UN migration pact fractures Belgian government

    Dispute over UN migration pact fractures Belgian government

    Tuesday, December 4 2018 3:58 PM EST2018-12-04 20:58:12 GMT
    Friday, December 7 2018 11:25 AM EST2018-12-07 16:25:11 GMT
    (AP Photo/Francisco Seco, Pool). U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, left, is greeted by Belgian Prime Minister Charles Michel prior to a meeting in Brussels, Tuesday, Dec. 4, 2018. U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is in Brussels to attend a two-da...(AP Photo/Francisco Seco, Pool). U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, left, is greeted by Belgian Prime Minister Charles Michel prior to a meeting in Brussels, Tuesday, Dec. 4, 2018. U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is in Brussels to attend a two-da...
    Belgium's center-right coalition government is fighting for its survival after the largest partner party said it would not back a global U.N.-backed migration pact.
    Belgium's center-right coalition government is fighting for its survival after the largest partner party said it would not back a global U.N.-backed migration pact.
  • Poland's Walesa must apologize to rival in slander case

    Poland's Walesa must apologize to rival in slander case

    Thursday, December 6 2018 10:19 AM EST2018-12-06 15:19:31 GMT
    Friday, December 7 2018 11:24 AM EST2018-12-07 16:24:47 GMT
    A Polish court has ruled that Lech Walesa, the anti-communist dissident and former president, must apologize to the head of Poland's ruling party in a slander case.
    A Polish court has ruled that Lech Walesa, the anti-communist dissident and former president, must apologize to the head of Poland's ruling party in a slander case.
  • China again tops UN agency's ranking of top patent filers

    China again tops UN agency's ranking of top patent filers

    Monday, December 3 2018 9:58 AM EST2018-12-03 14:58:39 GMT
    Friday, December 7 2018 11:24 AM EST2018-12-07 16:24:22 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin talks with reporters about trade negotiations with China, at the White House, Monday, Dec. 3, 2018, in Washington.(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin talks with reporters about trade negotiations with China, at the White House, Monday, Dec. 3, 2018, in Washington.
    A U.N. agency says China has issued the most international patent applications for an eighth straight year, showing the country's heft in intellectual property amid U.S. President Donald Trump's accusation that the...
    A U.N. agency says China has issued the most international patent applications for an eighth straight year, showing the country's heft in intellectual property amid U.S. President Donald Trump's accusation that the growing Asia power steals it.
  • Asian shares rise on Wall Street gains amid trade friction

    Asian shares rise on Wall Street gains amid trade friction

    Thursday, December 6 2018 10:29 AM EST2018-12-06 15:29:36 GMT
    Friday, December 7 2018 11:19 AM EST2018-12-07 16:19:48 GMT
    U.S. stocks tumbled in early trading Thursday following a sell-off in overseas markets, knocking more than 450 points off the Dow Jones Industrials Average.
    U.S. stocks tumbled in early trading Thursday following a sell-off in overseas markets, knocking more than 450 points off the Dow Jones Industrials Average.
  • Markets Right Now: Trade truce sends stocks solidly higher

    Markets Right Now: Trade truce sends stocks solidly higher

    Monday, December 3 2018 9:48 AM EST2018-12-03 14:48:50 GMT
    Friday, December 7 2018 11:18 AM EST2018-12-07 16:18:51 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE- In this Thursday, Nov. 29, 2018, file photo trader Dennis Maguire, left, works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EST on Monday, Dec. 3.(AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE- In this Thursday, Nov. 29, 2018, file photo trader Dennis Maguire, left, works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EST on Monday, Dec. 3.
    Stocks are opening sharply higher on Wall Street, following gains in overseas markets after the U.S. and China struck a 90-day truce in their trade dispute.
    Stocks are opening sharply higher on Wall Street, following gains in overseas markets after the U.S. and China struck a 90-day truce in their trade dispute.
  • Markets Right Now: US stocks dive as trade jitters return

    Markets Right Now: US stocks dive as trade jitters return

    Tuesday, December 4 2018 1:18 PM EST2018-12-04 18:18:17 GMT
    Friday, December 7 2018 11:18 AM EST2018-12-07 16:18:26 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE- In this Nov. 28, 2018, file photo trader Michael Milano works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EST on Tuesday, Dec. 4.(AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE- In this Nov. 28, 2018, file photo trader Michael Milano works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EST on Tuesday, Dec. 4.
    Stocks turn sharply lower on Wall Street as trading turns jittery again, erasing more than 500 points from the Dow Jones Industrial Average.
    Stocks turn sharply lower on Wall Street as trading turns jittery again, erasing more than 500 points from the Dow Jones Industrial Average.
  • Asia shares sink after Wall Street sell-off

    Asia shares sink after Wall Street sell-off

    Tuesday, December 4 2018 10:28 AM EST2018-12-04 15:28:30 GMT
    Friday, December 7 2018 11:15 AM EST2018-12-07 16:15:55 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE- In this Nov. 28, 2018, file photo trader Michael Milano works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EST on Tuesday, Dec. 4.(AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE- In this Nov. 28, 2018, file photo trader Michael Milano works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EST on Tuesday, Dec. 4.
    U.S. stocks are down in early trading, giving up some of the market's gains from a day earlier.
    U.S. stocks are down in early trading, giving up some of the market's gains from a day earlier.
  • Markets Right Now: Stocks claw back from an early plunge

    Markets Right Now: Stocks claw back from an early plunge

    Thursday, December 6 2018 9:49 AM EST2018-12-06 14:49:29 GMT
    Friday, December 7 2018 11:15 AM EST2018-12-07 16:15:46 GMT
    Stocks are opening sharply lower as the arrest of a senior Chinese technology executive threatened to worsen trade tensions between China and the.
    Stocks are opening sharply lower as the arrest of a senior Chinese technology executive threatened to worsen trade tensions between China and the.
  • The Latest: World Bank ups climate funding to $200 billion

    The Latest: World Bank ups climate funding to $200 billion

    Sunday, December 2 2018 8:57 AM EST2018-12-02 13:57:59 GMT
    Friday, December 7 2018 11:13 AM EST2018-12-07 16:13:42 GMT
    (AP Photo/Czarek Sokolowski). In this Nov. 21, 2018 photo smoke billows from chimney stacks of the heating and power plant in Bedzin, near Katowice, Poland. The COP 24 UN Climate Change Conference is taking place in Katowice. Negotiators from around th...(AP Photo/Czarek Sokolowski). In this Nov. 21, 2018 photo smoke billows from chimney stacks of the heating and power plant in Bedzin, near Katowice, Poland. The COP 24 UN Climate Change Conference is taking place in Katowice. Negotiators from around th...
    The governor of Germany's most populous state says it's premature to set a firm date for phasing out the use of coal-fired power plants, as environmental campaigners are demanding.
    The governor of Germany's most populous state says it's premature to set a firm date for phasing out the use of coal-fired power plants, as environmental campaigners are demanding.
  • The Latest: Kevin Hart steps down as Oscars host

    The Latest: Kevin Hart steps down as Oscars host

    Friday, December 7 2018 12:25 AM EST2018-12-07 05:25:24 GMT
    Friday, December 7 2018 11:12 AM EST2018-12-07 16:12:51 GMT
    Kevin Hart says he has stepped down as Oscars host following an outcry over previous anti-gay tweets by the comedian.
    Kevin Hart says he has stepped down as Oscars host following an outcry over previous anti-gay tweets by the comedian.
  • Asian stocks slip on worries over US-China tariffs truce

    Asian stocks slip on worries over US-China tariffs truce

    Monday, December 3 2018 10:28 AM EST2018-12-03 15:28:24 GMT
    Friday, December 7 2018 11:12 AM EST2018-12-07 16:12:46 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE- In this Thursday, Nov. 29, 2018, file photo trader Dennis Maguire, left, works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EST on Monday, Dec. 3.(AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE- In this Thursday, Nov. 29, 2018, file photo trader Dennis Maguire, left, works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EST on Monday, Dec. 3.
    U.S. stocks surged in early trading Monday after the U.S. and China agreed to a 90-day truce in their escalating trade dispute, sending the Dow Jones Industrial Average up 300 points.
    U.S. stocks surged in early trading Monday after the U.S. and China agreed to a 90-day truce in their escalating trade dispute, sending the Dow Jones Industrial Average up 300 points.
  • Rapper sues makers of video game 'Fortnite' over dance moves

    Rapper sues makers of video game 'Fortnite' over dance moves

    Wednesday, December 5 2018 7:19 PM EST2018-12-06 00:19:15 GMT
    Friday, December 7 2018 10:58 AM EST2018-12-07 15:58:59 GMT
    Rapper 2 Milly is suing the makers of Fortnite, saying they're illegally using his dance moves in the wildly popular video game.
    Rapper 2 Milly is suing the makers of Fortnite, saying they're illegally using his dance moves in the wildly popular video game.
  • Salaried workers beware: GM cuts are a warning for all

    Salaried workers beware: GM cuts are a warning for all

    Saturday, December 1 2018 11:37 AM EST2018-12-01 16:37:53 GMT
    Friday, December 7 2018 10:56 AM EST2018-12-07 15:56:48 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Vogel, File). FILE- In this Aug. 27, 2018, file photo buildings and officer workers are reflected on windows in downtown Los Angeles. General Motors’ plans to cut more than 8,000 white-collar workers are a warning that few jobs are sa...(AP Photo/Richard Vogel, File). FILE- In this Aug. 27, 2018, file photo buildings and officer workers are reflected on windows in downtown Los Angeles. General Motors’ plans to cut more than 8,000 white-collar workers are a warning that few jobs are sa...
    General Motors' plan to cut more than 8,000 white-collar employees is a humbling warning that in this fast-changing economy, few jobs are safe.
    General Motors' plan to cut more than 8,000 white-collar employees is a humbling warning that in this fast-changing economy, few jobs are safe.
  • SoftBank cell functions down for several hours in Japan

    SoftBank cell functions down for several hours in Japan

    Thursday, December 6 2018 5:09 AM EST2018-12-06 10:09:27 GMT
    Friday, December 7 2018 10:55 AM EST2018-12-07 15:55:32 GMT
    SoftBank cell phone networks disrupted by 4G telecommunications glitch.
    SoftBank cell phone networks disrupted by 4G telecommunications glitch.
  • Asian shares skid as Huawei CFO arrest revives trade jitters

    Asian shares skid as Huawei CFO arrest revives trade jitters

    Wednesday, December 5 2018 1:38 AM EST2018-12-05 06:38:26 GMT
    Friday, December 7 2018 10:54 AM EST2018-12-07 15:54:23 GMT
    (AP Photo/Vincent Yu). A man stands next an electronic board showing Hong Kong share index outside a local bank in Hong Kong, Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2018. Shares were moderately lower in Asia on Wednesday following a bloodletting on Wall Street as goodwill...(AP Photo/Vincent Yu). A man stands next an electronic board showing Hong Kong share index outside a local bank in Hong Kong, Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2018. Shares were moderately lower in Asia on Wednesday following a bloodletting on Wall Street as goodwill...
    Asian shares lower following Wall Street bloodletting.
    Asian shares lower following Wall Street bloodletting.
  • Uber announces new minibus service in traffic-mad Egypt

    Uber announces new minibus service in traffic-mad Egypt

    Tuesday, December 4 2018 7:28 AM EST2018-12-04 12:28:32 GMT
    Friday, December 7 2018 10:53 AM EST2018-12-07 15:53:46 GMT
    (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar, File). FILE - In this Tuesday, May 5, 2015 file photo, rush hour traffic fills the 6 October bridge over the Nile River in Cairo, Egypt. Uber is launching a new minibus service on Tuesday, Dec. 4, 2018, in traffic-mad Cairo, Egy...(AP Photo/Hassan Ammar, File). FILE - In this Tuesday, May 5, 2015 file photo, rush hour traffic fills the 6 October bridge over the Nile River in Cairo, Egypt. Uber is launching a new minibus service on Tuesday, Dec. 4, 2018, in traffic-mad Cairo, Egy...
    Ride-sharing Uber launches new minibus service in traffic-mad Cairo, US tech giant's fastest-growing market.
    Ride-sharing Uber launches new minibus service in traffic-mad Cairo, US tech giant's fastest-growing market.
  • The Latest: Seismic expert: Alaska uses stringent standards

    The Latest: Seismic expert: Alaska uses stringent standards

    Saturday, December 1 2018 4:38 PM EST2018-12-01 21:38:25 GMT
    Friday, December 7 2018 10:47 AM EST2018-12-07 15:47:27 GMT
    (Bill Roth/Anchorage Daily News via AP). Randy Van Ness mops an aisle at Andy's Ace Hardware after a 7.0-magnitude earthquake hit in Anchorage, Alaska, Friday, Nov. 30, 2018. Scientists say the damaging Alaska earthquake and aftershocks occurred on a t...(Bill Roth/Anchorage Daily News via AP). Randy Van Ness mops an aisle at Andy's Ace Hardware after a 7.0-magnitude earthquake hit in Anchorage, Alaska, Friday, Nov. 30, 2018. Scientists say the damaging Alaska earthquake and aftershocks occurred on a t...
    Anchorage Mayor Ethan Berkowitz says the city is on the road to returning to normal a day after a magnitude 7.0 earthquake struck.
    Anchorage Mayor Ethan Berkowitz says the city is on the road to returning to normal a day after a magnitude 7.0 earthquake struck.
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