Uber searches for a new CEO in wake of Kalanick's departure

AP Photo/Alex Brandon DETROIT (AP) — Uber seeks a strong manager who can repair a broken image, juggle multiple lawsuits and government investigations, develop and nurture a new corporate culture and lead a successful IPO. That’s a lot for potential candidates to...

Juror: 2 holdouts blocked conviction in Bill Cosby trial

FILE – In this Saturday, June 17, 2017, file photo, Bill Cosby exits the Montgomery County Courthouse after a mistrial was declared in his sexual assault trial in Norristown, Pa. Judge Steven O’Neill who presided over Cosby’s sexual assault trial is weighing...

Fleury leads Vegas Golden Knights’ expansion draft choices

Bill Foley, owner of the Vegas Golden Knights, poses before the NHL Awards, Wednesday, June 21, 2017, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/John Locher) LAS VEGAS (AP) — The Vegas Golden Knights finally have some players to put on the desert ice this fall. Stanley Cup-winning goalie...

Edmonton’s Connor McDavid wins first Hart Trophy as NHL MVP

Edmonton Oilers’ Connor McDavid poses before the NHL Awards, Wednesday, June 21, 2017, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/John Locher) LAS VEGAS (AP) — Edmonton captain Connor McDavid has won his first Hart Trophy as the NHL’s most valuable player. McDavid claimed the...

Gregorius, Holliday HR, Yanks thump Angels 8-4 to end skid

New York Yankees’ Matt Holliday hits a home run during the fifth inning of the team’s baseball game against the Los Angeles Angels on Wednesday, June 21, 2017, in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II) NEW YORK (AP) — Didi Gregorius and Matt Holliday each hit a...

Uber searches for a new CEO in wake of Kalanick's departure

AP Photo/Alex Brandon DETROIT (AP) — Uber seeks a strong manager who can repair a broken image, juggle multiple lawsuits and government investigations, develop and nurture a new corporate culture and lead a successful IPO. That’s a lot for potential candidates to...

Uber pushes its founder out as it tries to clean up its act

AP Photo/Paul Sakuma DETROIT (AP) — Under Travis Kalanick’s leadership, Uber’s “Animal House”-style business plan was to grow as quickly as possible, steamrolling regulators while flouting the rules of workplace conduct. Behavior at the...

The Latest: Poile, Tortorella honored at NHL awards show

Patrice Bergeron of the Boston Bruins holds the Frank J. Selke Trophy after winning the award during the NHL Awards, Wednesday, June 21, 2017, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/John Locher) LAS VEGAS (AP) — The Latest on the NHL Awards and Vegas expansion draft (all times local):...

Fake quake: Report of major California temblor a false alarm

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The only tremors from a reported major earthquake off the California coast came on the internet. Seismologists said Wednesday’s automatically generated report of a magnitude 6.8 quake in the Pacific Ocean 10 miles west of Santa Barbara was a false...

AP sources: Senate GOP would halt Obamacare penalties, taxes

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., joined by, from left, Sen. John Barrasso, R-Wyo., Sen. John Thune, R-S.D., and Majority Whip John Cornyn, R-Texas, speaks following a closed-door strategy session, at the Capitol in Washington, Tuesday, June 20, 2017. Sen. McConnell...