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Review: Better cameras, less glare in iPad Air 2

2 hours 51 min ago
CUPERTINO, Calif. (AP) -- If I've seen you taking photos with a tablet computer, I've probably made fun of you (though maybe not to your face, depending on how big you are). I'm old school: I much prefer looking through the viewfinder of my full-bodied, single-lens reflex camera, even though it has a large LCD screen....

Toys R Us pulls 'Breaking Bad' dolls

3 hours 28 min ago
NEW YORK (AP) -- Toys R Us is pulling its four collectible dolls based on characters from AMC's hit series "Breaking Bad" after taking heat from a Florida mom who launched a petition campaign last week....

5 problems McDonald's is facing in the US

4 hours 27 sec ago
NEW YORK (AP) -- Times are getting leaner for McDonald's....

Former Washington Post editor Ben Bradlee dies

4 hours 9 min ago
WASHINGTON (AP) -- In a charmed life of newspapering, Ben Bradlee seemed always to be in just the right place....

Yahoo CEO defends strategy in face of criticism

4 hours 19 min ago
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Signaling her reign has reached a pivotal juncture, Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer is trying to convince restless shareholders that the long-struggling Internet company is heading in the right direction....

FTC names privacy expert as chief technologist

6 hours 6 min ago
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- The Federal Trade Commission on Tuesday named an outspoken Internet privacy expert, Ashkan Soltani, as its chief technologist in a move that signals the agency's focus on protecting consumers' online privacy....

McDonald's CEO outlines changes as sales slide

6 hours 35 min ago
NEW YORK (AP) -- After posting yet another disappointing quarter, McDonald's CEO Don Thompson said Tuesday the company hasn't been keeping up with the times and that changes are in store for its U.S. restaurants....

Stocks rally; S&P 500 has best day of 2014

7 hours 39 min ago
NEW YORK (AP) -- The U.S. stock market marched higher Tuesday, giving the Standard & Poor's 500 index its best day of the year....

Big slump is no cause to ditch stock market

8 hours 47 min ago
NEW YORK (AP) -- After more than five years of stock market gains, investors could be forgiven for worrying that big sell-offs may be the harbingers of bigger slumps....

Total CEO killed in Moscow runway crash

11 hours 43 min ago
MOSCOW (AP) -- Christophe de Margerie, the charismatic CEO of Total SA who helped establish the multinational oil company as one of the world's biggest, was killed at a Moscow airport when his private jet collided with a snowplow whose driver was reportedly drunk....

Microsoft's Nadella gets $84M pay package

Mon, 2014-10-20 18:57
REDMOND, Wash. (AP) -- Microsoft has given its new CEO Satya Nadella a pay package worth $84.3 million, most of it in the form of long-term stock awards....

GOP governors don't see 'Obamacare' going away

Mon, 2014-10-20 18:39
WASHINGTON (AP) -- While Republicans in Congress shout, "Repeal Obamacare," GOP governors in many states have quietly accepted the law's major Medicaid expansion. Even if their party wins control of the Senate in the upcoming elections, they just don't see the law going away....

Record iPhone sales drive Apple's 3Q beat

Mon, 2014-10-20 17:32
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- The iPhone again proved to be the engine behind Apple's blockbuster financial performance, driving quarterly results well past expectations....

US agency warns car owners to get air bags fixed

Mon, 2014-10-20 16:11
DETROIT (AP) -- The U.S. government issued an urgent plea to more than 4.7 million people to get the air bags in their cars fixed, amid concern that a defect in the devices can possibly kill or injure the driver or passengers....

At A Glance: The cost of cable vs. a la carte

Mon, 2014-10-20 16:07
Is a la carte streaming a better deal?...

Not so fast cordcutters_cable's not going anywhere

Mon, 2014-10-20 16:05
NEW YORK (AP) -- Cord cutters rejoiced last week after HBO and CBS announced plans to sell stand-alone streaming services, a move that cable and satellite television providers have resisted for years. Customers tired of paying big fees for hundreds of channels they never watch just to have access to a few favorite shows might be expected to start cancelling cable service in droves. Get Netflix, throw in HBO, add a network here and there - why would anyone sign up now for cable?...

Urgent-care clinics ill-equipped to treat Ebola

Mon, 2014-10-20 15:03
A new concern over the spread of Ebola surfaced recently when a Dallas County sheriff's deputy who searched the apartment of the first patient to die from the virus in the U.S. started feeling ill and went to an urgent-care center....

Apple Pay Q&A: What you need to know

Mon, 2014-10-20 14:30
CUPERTINO, Calif. (AP) -- Apple's mobile payment system, Apple Pay, made its debut Monday. Now you can flash your new iPhone in the checkout line to pay for food, clothing and other goods. There's no need to pull out your credit card....

IBM 3Q disappoints as it sheds 'empty calories'

Mon, 2014-10-20 14:04
NEW YORK (AP) -- IBM disappointed investors Monday, reporting weak revenue growth again and a big charge to shed its costly chipmaking division as the tech giant tries to steer its business toward cloud computing and social-mobile services. Shares fell more than 7 percent as investors sold off sharply and the stock dragged the Dow 30 into the red....

'Fury' blasts 'Gone Girl' from top of box office

Sun, 2014-10-19 14:47
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- The bloody World War II drama "Fury" blew past "Gone Girl" at theaters this weekend....