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  • As self-driving cars get more complex, so do the questions

    WASHINGTON — As the promise of a self-driving car gets closer to reality, legal questions abound. The computer inside Tesla Motors’ Model S electric car is regularly upgraded the same way your smartphone is, and…

  • Anti-censorship group: China behind cyberattacks on US sites

    BEIJING (AP) — Chinese authorities have taken over computers both inside and outside the country to launch cyberattacks against the website of an anti-online censorship group and a U.S.-based web resource that hosts some of…

  • Huawei reports 2014 profit up 33 percent

    BEIJING (AP) — Huawei Technologies Ltd., one of the world’s biggest makers of telecommunications equipment, said Tuesday its 2014 profit rose 33 percent, helped by strong sales of smartphones. The company based in the southern…

  • Clinton also used iPad for email; mixed personal, work chats

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Hillary Rodham Clinton emailed her staff on an iPad as well as a BlackBerry while secretary of state, despite her explanation she exclusively used a personal email address on a homebrew server…

  • Federal agents accused of stealing $1M in online currency

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Two former federal agents are accused of using their positions and savvy computer skills to siphon more than $1 million in digital currency from the illegal black market Silk Road website…

  • 3-D print technology providing ‘robohand’ to 7-year-old girl

    LOS ALAMITOS, Calif. (AP) — Seven-year-old Faith Lennox of Los Alamitos never thought she needed a left hand. After all, she couldn’t remember losing hers to compartment syndrome when she was 9 months old. But…

  • Singapore charges teen for video attacking Lee, Christianity

    SINGAPORE (AP) — A court in Singapore on Tuesday charged a teenager over a video he posted online that was critical of the nation’s late founder and Christianity. In the eight-minute clip that was posted…

  • Solar-powered plane lands in China on round-the-world flight

    BEIJING (AP) — A groundbreaking solar-powered plane successfully flew from Myanmar to central China early Tuesday as part of an historic round-the-world journey promoting renewable energy use. The organizers of the Solar Impulse 2 flight…

  • IBM to invest $3 billion in ‘Internet of Things’ unit

    NEW YORK (AP) — IBM is investing $3 billion to build an “Internet of Things” division aimed at harnessing the massive trove of data collected by smartphones, tablets, connected vehicles and appliances and using it…

  • US treasury secretary presses Beijing on technology curbs

    BEIJING (AP) — U.S. Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew pressed Chinese leaders to suspend proposed curbs on foreign security technology and said a Beijing-led regional bank should work in partnership with existing institutions. The United States…

  • Federal agents charged with stealing digital currency

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Two former federal agents were charged with fraud in the theft of digital currency during an investigation into an online black market known as Silk Road that let users buy and…

  • Twin fools NASA at brother’s launch on 1-year flight

    CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — Astronaut Scott Kelly’s identical twin pulled a fast one on NASA right before his brother blasted off on a one-year space station mission. NASA Administrator Charles Bolden told Kelly on…

  • Study finds equality between sexes at moment of conception

    NEW YORK (AP) — Every year, slightly more boy babies than girl babies are born worldwide. But back when sperm meets egg, the two sexes are conceived in equal numbers, a new study suggests. That…

  • NEWS GUIDE: The gaps as Iran talks hit crunch time

    Centrifuges. Sanctions. Nuclear research. Sticking points remain on some of the most basic issues as negotiations between world powers and Iran over Tehran’s nuclear program hit crunch time. Tuesday is the deadline for the two…

  • GNC reaches deal with NY AG over Herbal Plus products

    NEW YORK (AP) — GNC Holdings Inc. said Monday that it has reached a deal with New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman over its Herbal Plus products. In February, Schneiderman’s office sent letters to GNC,…