August 28, 2014 @ 6:20 am
The 6.0-earthquake that damaged buildings and left scores of people injured in California's wine country was the largest temblor to hit the San Francisco Bay Area since the 6.9-magnitude Loma Prieta earthquake in 1989.
August 28, 2014 @ 4:17 am
NASA is reviewing data from a rocket launch that tested a new sub-payload deployment method for suborbital rockets.
August 28, 2014 @ 2:04 am
Spain's telecommunications company Telefonica has raised its offer to buy Brazilian operator Global Village Telecom, or GVT, from French media conglomerate Vivendi to 7.45 billion euros ($9.82 billion) from 6.7 billion euros previously.
August 27, 2014 @ 8:00 pm
The FBI said Wednesday it's working with the Secret Service to determine the scope of recently reported cyberattacks against several U.S. financial institutions.
August 27, 2014 @ 7:32 pm
Alibaba's quarterly revenue growth is surging again, a development that should help the Chinese e-commerce company sell its shares in what could be one of the world's largest IPOs.
August 27, 2014 @ 6:32 pm
Inside a nondescript garage-like workshop nestled between restaurants, a flower shop and jewelry stores along Main Street, ideas are taking shape.
August 27, 2014 @ 4:20 pm
A federal judge has rejected Apple's attempt to block the sale of several older Samsung smartphones that copied features in the iPhone.
August 27, 2014 @ 4:12 pm
Police in Tacoma say they have been using surveillance equipment that can sweep up records of cell phone calls and text messages up to a half mile away to find suspects of felonies since 2009.
August 27, 2014 @ 3:08 pm
The federal government is protecting 20 types of colorful coral by putting them on the list of threatened species, partly because of climate change.
August 27, 2014 @ 2:57 pm
Stocks are ending the day essentially flat. The S&P 500 eked out a gain of one-tenth of a point, enough to set another all-time high. The index closed at 2,000. The Dow Jones industrial average rose 15 points to 17,122. The Nasdaq composite lost a point to 4,569. The price of oil rose today. Benchmark U.S. crude edge up 2 cents to $93.88 a barrel in New York.