October 29, 2014 @ 1:24 am
Hawaii authorities say lava from Kilauea volcano is burning tires and other materials that could generate more smoke.
October 28, 2014 @ 11:44 pm
An unmanned commercial supply rocket bound for the International Space Station exploded moments after liftoff Tuesday evening, with debris falling in flames over the launch site in Virginia. No injuries were reported following the first catastrophic launch in NASA's commercial spaceflight effort.
October 28, 2014 @ 7:48 pm
The FBI confirmed Tuesday it faked an Associated Press story to catch a bomb threat suspect in 2007, but now says it did not spoof a Seattle Times Web page as part of the investigation.
October 28, 2014 @ 6:16 pm
a prototype made by Alliant Techsystems Inc., or ATK -- was destroyed by remote control 27 seconds into the pre-dawn flight. It was between 11,000 and 12,000 feet high when it exploded. Officials said they do not know why it veered off course. It was destroyed to avoid endangering the public.
October 28, 2014 @ 4:37 pm
Prosecutors filed murder charges Tuesday against two Utah residents in the slayings of two California sheriff's deputies during a shooting rampage that also left a motorist and third deputy wounded.
October 28, 2014 @ 3:13 pm
Facebook grew its advertising revenue by 64 percent in the third quarter, helped by a boost in mobile ads that are becoming an increasingly large chunk of the social networking giant's overall advertising business.
October 28, 2014 @ 2:28 pm
Google is working on a cancer-detecting pill in its latest effort to push the boundaries of technology.
October 28, 2014 @ 2:24 pm
Tens of thousands of protesters marched Tuesday against a plan by the Hungarian government to tax Internet use from 2015.
October 28, 2014 @ 2:01 pm
AT&T is being sued by the government over allegations it misled millions of smartphone customers who were promised unlimited data but had their Internet speeds cut by the company -- slowing their ability to open web pages or watch streaming video.
October 28, 2014 @ 1:45 pm
If New York voters approve proposition No. 2 on the ballot next week, their 213 legislators will join the digital age. Their desks in the ornate chambers of the Capitol will have computers instead of thick stacks of bills.