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Parts of India Ban Daytime Cooking as Hundreds Die of Heat
A sizzling heat wave has claimed more than 300 lives in India this month, and officials have forbidden daytime cooking in...
Yahoo CEO Could Get $55M in Severance Pay in Potential Sale
Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer will walk away with a $55 million severance package if the company's auction of its Internet...
Obama Announces New Steps to Curb Gun Violence
The White House is announcing new steps to help reduce gun violence, chiefly by helping manufacturers understand what law...
Pop Went the Weasel and Down Went the Large Hadron Collider
It's one of the physics world's most complex machines, and it has been immobilized _ temporarily _ by a weasel
Russia's Nuclear Nightmare Flows Down Radioactive River
Thirty years after the Chernobyl disaster, Russia faces questions about the radioactive legacy and potential for more...
Japan Abandons Costly X-Ray Satellite Lost in Space
Japan's space agency has abandoned its efforts to restore the operations of a multimillion-dollar satellite that was to probe...
Authorities Say Death at Apple Headquarters Was Suicide
Authorities say an Apple employee was found dead in a conference room inside the company's world headquarters in California
How Amazon Convinced You to Pay up for Shopping
Amazon's Prime subscription service is on a roll
Carl Icahn Sells Apple Stake, Citing China Worries
Billionaire investor Carl Icahn has sold his stake in Apple, citing concerns about the giant tech company's prospects in...
Mom Convicted of Creating Public Nuisance for Facebook Post
A 32-year-old Roswell woman has been convicted of creating a public nuisance by posting an online comment about the...
AP Source: Fiat Chrysler, Google in Partnership Talks
AP Source: Fiat Chrysler, Google in talks to form self-driving car partnership
Shares of Amazon Jump on 1Q Earnings Beat
Shares of Amazon.com Inc. surged Thursday after the e-commerce powerhouse reported better-than-expected first-quarter results...
Egypt Explorers Hunt Gold in the Desert, Following Ancients
Deep in Egypt's eastern desert, prospectors are ramping up the hunt for the treasure once revered by the Pharaohs as the...
France Shows off Humanoid Underwater Exploration Robot
French officials have unveiled a humanoid diving robot that they hope will give a big artificial hand to the practice of...
Priceline CEO Resigns After Probe Into Employee Relationship
Online travel booking company Priceline says that its CEO resigned after he had a personal relationship with an employee
Russia Launches 1st Rocket From New Space Facility
Russia has successfully launched the first rocket from its new space facility after a last-minute delay the day before
LG Electronics' Profit Jumps on Strong Appliance Sales
LG Electronics Inc. reported a stunning jump in its first-quarter earnings as its high-end home appliance sales offset a loss...
Smartphone Health: Apple Releases Software for Medical Apps
Apple is edging its way a little further into health care with the release of new iPhone apps that patients can use to manage...
FBI Says It Won't Disclose How It Accessed Locked iPhone
FBI says it won't publicly disclose the method that allowed it to access a locked iPhone used by one of the San Bernardino...
Samsung's Profit Beats Forecast Thanks to Early Phone Debut
Samsung Electronics recorded a better-than-expected profit in January-March, as an early debut of its flagship Galaxy...
The Latest: Apple Says Dead Man Was "Young and Talented"
Apple says it's heartbroken by "the tragic loss of a young and talented coworker."
Independent Probe of Hawaii Lab Explosion Expected in May
The University of Hawaii says an independent investigation into what caused a laboratory explosion last month has been...
Yahoo Reshuffles Board in Truce With Rebellious Shareholder
Yahoo has reached a truce with an activist investor threatening to oust CEO Marissa Mayer and the rest of its board
Corps Determines Kennewick Man Is Native American
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has determined that the skeleton known as Kennewick Man is related to modern Native American...
Facebook Still Isn't a Mall, but Its Bots Aim to Change That
You can now buy stuff on Facebook using messaging bots; less clear is whether you'll want to
Comcast Beats Forecasts, Adds Subscribers, Unveils Data Plan
Comcast Corp. on Wednesday reported first-quarter earnings that topped Wall Street's expectations with help from an increase...
House Unanimously OKs Bill Bolstering Privacy of Old Emails
The House has used a rare show of unanimity to approve legislation requiring the government to get a search warrant if it...
SpaceX Aims to Send 'Red Dragon' Capsule to Mars in 2018
SpaceX aims to send a Dragon capsule to Mars as early as 2018, the first step in the company's goal of colonizing the red...
Facebook Reports Stronger-Than-Expected 1Q Results
Facebook is reporting stronger-than-expected results in the 1st quarter, proposes new class of stock that will let CEO Mark...
Body Found in Apple Conference Room
Authorities responded to Apple's main campus in California for a report of a body in a conference room