Arkansas newspaper gambles on free iPads as the future

HOPE, Ark. (AP) — Over a lunch of hamburger steaks, mashed potatoes and green beans, Walter Hussman delivered his pitch to the dozen or so attendees of the Hope, Arkansas, Rotary Club meeting. He prom...

Who needs a TV cooking show when you can host one online?

NEW YORK (AP) — Almost every Monday night, Gaby Dalkin, hosts a live cooking demo from her home in southern California on her Instagram account, What's Gaby Cooking . The show is und...

Facebook removes 3B fake accounts, but how many missed?

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Facebook removed more than 3 billion fake accounts from October to March, twice as many as the previous six months, the company said Thursday. Nearly all of them...

India's ruling party claims victory with wide lead in votes

NEW DELHI (AP) — Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Hindu nationalist party claimed it won reelection with a commanding lead in Thursday's vote count, while the head of the main opposition party co...

2 Japanese AV idols gush over Taiwan police for busting piracy ring

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Two Japanese adult film stars thanked Taiwan's Criminal Investigation Bureau (CIB) and New Taipei Police for working hard to snatch two men who allegedly sold thousands of ...

Most exhibits from Minneapolis cop's trial can be copied

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A judge is granting access to most of the exhibits from the trial of a former Minneapolis police officer who shot an unarmed woman in 2017. Mohamed Noor was convic...

Review: A cool concept lost in execution in 'Brightburn'

"Brightburn " is a one idea movie. What if a baby from another planet crash lands on earth and is adopted and raised by a nice childless couple living on a farm? This kid doesn't get hurt, never bleed...

6 dead in Indonesia riots, gov't restricts social media

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Six people have died in election rioting in the Indonesian capital, authorities said Wednesday, as supporters of the losing presidential candidate burned vehicles and b...

Video shows hot pot explode as Chinese waitress tries to fish out lighter

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Video has surfaced of a vat of boiling hot pot broth explode on a waitress as she tries to fish out a lighter a customer had dropped in the scalding hot cauldron. On May 15,...

Kraft trial postponed while prosecutors appeal video ruling

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — A Florida judge has delayed the trial of New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft on a misdemeanor charge that he paid for sex at a massage parlor. Judge ...

Madonna perfects her off-key Eurovision act online

JERUSALEM (AP) — The Queen of Pop has cleaned up her act. After her much-panned performance in the Eurovision Song Contest in Tel Aviv on Saturday, Madonna's official YouTube channel...

German far-right rules digital campaign for Europe election

BERLIN (AP) — The best polls put the far-right Alternative for Germany at less than 15 percent of the vote one week before European elections . But with their relentless Facebook messages, tweets and ...

Pakistan suspends polio vaccine drive after health worker attacks

Pakistani authorities have suspended the anti-polio campaign "for an indefinite period" across the country amid increasing violent attacks on polio workers. An anti-polio drive was launched...

ABC's new schedule for the fall 2019 TV season

NEW YORK (AP) — ABC's prime-time schedule for the fall 2019 season: Monday 8 p.m. — "Dancing with the Stars" 10 p.m. — "The Good Doctor" ...

Venezuelan police block access to opposition-led congress

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Venezuelan security forces have deployed around the opposition-controlled congress, which says access to the building has been blocked ahead of a planned debate there. ...