Key points from new wave of Catholic abuse lawsuits

NEW YORK (AP) — Key takeaways from Associated Press reporting showing that new laws in 15 states could clear the way for a deluge of lawsuits against the Roman Catholic Church: — Man...

5 news notables honored by New York Journalism Hall of Fame

Five luminaries in news broadcasting, opinion writing and — for the first time — photography were inducted Thursday into the New York Journalism Hall of Fame. NBC News’ Tom Brokaw; A...

US: Detective broke ranks, helped expose brutality coverup

A powerful former Long Island prosecutor is on trial, accused of conspiring to help cover for a police chief who slugged a handcuffed man who stole sex toys and other items from his department SUV. ...

Officials responding to oil spill from cargo ship in Hawaii

HONOLULU (AP) — The U.S. Coast Guard says a cargo ship has spilled oil into Honolulu Harbor. Coast Guard Petty Officer 2nd Class James Connor says local and federal officials are wor...

Oracle CEO Mark Hurd dies at 62

Oracle CEO Mark Hurd has died. He was 62. The company on Friday confirmed his death. Hurd was on medical leave, and the company did not disclose a cause of death. H...

Report: FTC will say Facebook misled users about privacy

The Washington Post is reporting that the Federal Trade Commission will allege that Facebook misled users about its privacy practices as part of an expected settlement. The federal b...

Microsoft reports hundreds of election-related cyber probes

Microsoft says it has detected more than 740 infiltration attempts by nation-state actors in the past year targeting U.S.-based political parties, campaigns and other democracy-focused organizations i...

Co-Founder Chris Hughes: Time to break up Facebook

Facebook co-founder Chris Hughes says it's time to break up the social media behemoth. He says in a New York Times opinion piece that CEO Mark Zuckerberg has allowed a relentless foc...

Skoloff named to lead video across AP's West region

NEW YORK (AP) — Brian Skoloff, a video journalist who has covered numerous big stories across the United States while training many text reporters on visual storytelling, has been appointed West deput...

LO ÚLTIMO: Oposición boliviana respalda a Guaidó

CARACAS (AP) — Los acontecimientos más recientes relacionados con la crisis política en Venezuela. Todas las horas son locales: 16:13 La oposición política de Boliv...

AT&T to end all location-data sales to data brokers

AT&T says it will stop selling all location data from mobile phones to brokers following a report that companies are still selling that information to shadowy companies without customer knowledge....

CES 2019: It's all about the games (and AI)

LAS VEGAS (AP) — The CES 2019 gadget show is revving up in Las Vegas. Here are the latest findings and observations from Associated Press reporters on the ground as technology's biggest trade event ge...

CES 2019: Tech show isn't immune to government shutdown

LAS VEGAS (AP) — The CES 2019 gadget show is revving up in Las Vegas. Here are the latest findings and observations from Associated Press reporters on the ground as technology's biggest trade event ge...

Changes in how the military addresses kid-on-kid sex assault

An Associated Press investigation into sex assault among children on U.S. military bases has led to changes within the Pentagon's school system and how the Defense and Justice Departments handle such ...

Health officials: Palestinian killed at weekly Gaza protests

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — Health officials say Israeli troops shot dead a Palestinian during protests along Gaza-Israel frontier. Palestinian Health Ministry spokesman Ashraf al-K...