AP-NORC poll: Asteroid watch more urgent than…

AP-NORC poll released a month before the 50th anniversary of the Apollo moon landing finds Americans prefer focus on tracking potential asteroid threats

Slack is latest tech company to go public, with a…

Slack is expected to sell shares to the public, although not with traditional IPO

YouTube Reportedly Considering Moving Children's…

A spokesperson told the Wall Street Journal that YouTube "consider[s] lots of ideas for improving YouTube, and some remain just that: ideas."

Lion kills beloved peacock that flew into its zoo enclosure

A peacock at an upstate New York zoo was killed by a lion after it flew over a fence into the African Lion enclosure

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APNewsBreak: Texas says DNA technology…

Texas officials are raising concerns over Rapid DNA analysis that has been used to identify California wildfire victims and verify family connections on the US-Mexico border

Florida City Agrees to Pay $600K to Hackers

A Florida city has agreed to pay the equivalent of around $600,000 to hackers after becoming the latest victim of a very 21st-century crime. At a meeting Monday, the city council in Riviera Beach unanimously agreed to pay 65 Bitcoin to hackers who had paralyzed its computer system with...

Google Pledges $1B To Housing Crisis That Critics…

The company announced a $1 billion investment in San Francisco Bay Area housing, promising to add 20,000 homes in 10 years.

May Construction Starts Advance 10 Percent

Boeing eyes more 737 Max sales after post-crash…

Boeing says it is discussing possible sales of the 737 Max with several customers around the world as it tries to rebuild trust after two deadly crashes

Waymo teams up with Renault, Nissan on robotaxis…

Google's driverless car spinoff joins forces with Renault, Nissan to work on its first ride-hailing service outside the US

Facebook Will Officially Jump Into The…

On Tuesday, the social media company formally unveiled plans for its digital currency project and a cryptocurrency called Libra.

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Florida city pays $600,000 ransom to save…

A Florida city agreed to pay $600,000 in ransom to hackers who took over its computer system, the latest in thousands of attacks worldwide aimed at extorting money from governments and businesses

The Latest: EPA chief eases rules on coal-fired…

The Trump administration is defying scientists' increasingly urgent warnings on climate change as it eases restrictions on coal-fired power plants

PG&E says it's fixed many major safety risks on…

Pacific Gas & Electric Corp. officials say the utility discovered more than 1,000 high-priority safety risks on its transmission lines and distribution poles during several months of inspections and most have been fixed

Facebook's currency Libra faces financial…

Correction: Facebook-Digital Currency-Obstacles story

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The Latest: Diesel fuel spilled in NV derailment…

The Union Pacific Railroad says a small amount of diesel fuel was spilled along with some aluminum oxide when a train derailed in northeast Nevada but no hazardous materials were released.

The Latest: 2 dead in semitrailer explosion in…

Wisconsin authorities say the drivers of two semitrailers are dead after one hit a construction barrier on an interstate and caused a chain reaction that caused explosions and set other vehicles on fire