INFLUENCE GAME: GM bill is self-driving and self-interested
General Motors is trying to persuade state lawmakers to approve self-driving car rules that would benefit the automaker while...
Former tech CEO gets prison in US after self-exile in Africa
A wealthy former CEO who dodged securities fraud charges for a decade by fleeing to Africa has been sentenced in New York...
Arctic 'doomsday' seed vault receives 50,000 new deposits
Nearly 10 years after a "doomsday" seed vault opened on an Arctic island, some 50,000 new samples from seed collections...
NASA's Jupiter-circling spacecraft stuck making long laps
NASA's Jupiter-circling spacecraft is stuck making long laps because of sticky valves
SpaceX makes good on space station delivery a little late
SpaceX has made good on a 250-mile-high delivery at the International Space Station, just a little late
When test-driving a new car, take the technology for a spin
Car shopping isn't just about kicking the tires anymore
German federal police say British hacker arrested in London
Germany's federal police say a 29-year-old Briton has been arrested on a European arrest warrant on suspicion of a...
7 Earth-size worlds found orbiting star; could hold life
For the first time, astronomers have discovered seven Earth-size planets orbiting a single nearby star _ and these new worlds...
Nobel-winning economist Kenneth J. Arrow dies at 95
Kenneth J. Arrow, the youngest -ever winner of a Nobel prize for economics, has died in California
Cool facts about 7 Earth-size planets circling single star
Cool facts about 7 Earth-size planets in constellation Aquarius that might hold life
In hot water: Climate change harms hot spots of ocean life
A new study says the six ocean hot spots that teem with the biggest mix of species are getting hit hard by global warming and...
Rankings in J.D. Power's auto dependability study
Rankings in J.D. Power's annual auto dependability survey
Amazon resists request for Echo info in Arkansas slaying
Amazon says Arkansas prosecutors looking to obtain potential recordings from a slaying suspect's Amazon Echo smart speaker...
High court ruling limits international reach of patent laws
The Supreme Court has sided with California-based Life Technologies Corp. in a patent infringement case that limits the...
Up to 600 waterfowl die in western Idaho from avian cholera
An estimated 500 to 600 ducks and geese have died due to avian cholera in western Idaho
SpaceX aborts approach to space station, delivery delayed
A navigation error has forced SpaceX to delay its shipment to the International Space Station
New Apple headquarters to have theater named for Steve Jobs
Apple has announced that its new headquarters will open for employees in the spring and will include a theater named for its...
Study: Technology trouble dents car and truck reliability
Technology glitches including Bluetooth phone pairing and misunderstood voice commands put a dent in car and truck...
Court considers constitutionality of Ohio execution process
A federal appeals court plans to consider arguments over the constitutionality of Ohio's lethal injection process as the...
Yahoo salvages Verizon deal with $350 million discount
The two biggest security breaches in internet history will cost Yahoo at least $350 million
Historic Manhattan cathedral activates eco-friendly power
The historic St. Patrick's Cathedral in Manhattan has activated a geothermal plant _ part of a series of environmentally...
Italy cabbies clash with riot police during strike over Uber
Thousands of taxi drivers protesting legislation they say will favor Uber clashed with riot police Tuesday, intensifying a...
The Latest: Court weighs debate over Ohio execution process
A federal appeals court is hearing arguments over the constitutionality of Ohio's lethal injection process as the state hopes...
Nigerians starved of electricity access turn to solar
Nigerians starved of electricity access turn to solar as US-backed project launches nationwide
NASA aims to measure vital snow data from satellites
Airplanes are scanning the Colorado high country with an array of sensors as scientists search for better ways to measure how...
Uber to investigate sexual harassment claim by engineer
Uber's CEO has ordered an investigation into a sexual harassment claim made by a female engineer who said her future with the...
AP, other media ask judge to order release of iPhone records
The Associated Press and other news organizations are asking a judge to force the federal government to reveal how much it...
WhatsApp adds 'status' feature in not do past and future
WhatsApp is adding a 'status' feature that lets users tell their contacts what they are up to
Scientists hold rally in Boston to protest threat to science
Hundreds of scientists, environmental advocates and their supporters held a rally in Boston to protest what they see as...
SpaceX launches rocket from NASA's historic moon pad
SpaceX has launched its first rocket from NASA's historic moon pad