Radio host vows to fight fraud charges, return stronger

NEW YORK (AP) — Sports radio personality Craig Carton has spoken out on Twitter, vowing to defeat fraud charges and return “stronger than ever.” The host of WFAN’s “Boomer and Carton” show posted a statement on the social media platform...

Investigators fault driver in Tesla Autopilot crash

WASHINGTON (AP) — An inattentive driver’s over reliance on his Tesla Model S sedan’s semi-autonomous driving system and a truck driver who made a left-hand turn in front of the car are both to blame for a fatal crash last year, the National Transportation Safety...

Apple unveils $999 iPhone X, loses 'home' button

AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez CUPERTINO, Calif. (AP) — “One more thing.” With that phrase, Apple paid homage to its late co-founder Steve Jobs for the 10-year anniversary of the iPhone on Tuesday when it unveiled its latest – and, at $999, its most...

Study finds Asian-American characters “tokens” on TV

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A new study finds that Asian-American characters are slighted on TV programs despite progress over the last decade. Professors and scholars at six California universities studied 242 broadcast, cable and digital platform shows that aired during the...

Florida airports are open but cancelations linger after Irma

Most commercial airports in Florida are open although hundreds of flights are still being canceled or delayed as the state recovers from Hurricane Irma. Miami International Airport said Tuesday that limited airline and cargo flights had resumed. The first departure was an...

The Latest: Paris protesters: Labor changes favor employers

AP Photo/Thibault Camus PARIS (AP) — The Latest on the union-led protests in France against President Emmanuel Macron’s changes to labor laws (all times local): 8:10 p.m. Protesters in Paris are expressing anger and fear about President Emmanuel Macron’s...

The Latest: Paris protesters: Labor changes favor employers

AP Photo/Thibault Camus PARIS (AP) — The Latest on the union-led protests in France against President Emmanuel Macron’s changes to labor laws (all times local): 8:10 p.m. Protesters in Paris are expressing anger and fear about President Emmanuel Macron’s...

US updates self-driving car guidelines

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — The Trump administration is updating safety guidelines for self-driving cars in an attempt to clear barriers for automakers and tech companies who want to get test vehicles on the road. U.S. Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao announced the new...

Stephen Colbert rolls out red carpet for political Emmy show

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Stephen Colbert rolled out the ceremonial red carpet Tuesday for the upcoming Emmy Awards. And as soon as he finished, a pair of workers rolled it back up and hauled it away. The first-time Emmy host was joined by Emmy telecast producers at L.A. Live for...

John Oliver, Jon Stewart to headline veterans fundraiser

NEW YORK (AP) — John Oliver, Jon Stewart, Trevor Noah and Conan O’Brien are headlining this year’s Stand Up for Heroes fundraiser, which benefits injured veterans and their families. Hisan Minhaj and John Mulaney are also on the bill for the Nov. 7 comedy event...