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A state built on air conditioning struggles after Irma

AP Photo/David Goldman MIAMI (AP) — In a state built on air conditioning, millions of Florida residents now want to know one thing: When will the power be back on? Hurricane Irma’s march across Florida and into the Southeast triggered one of the bigger blackouts in...

Big holdup for borrowers claiming for-profit college fraud

AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin WASHINGTON (AP) — Tens of thousands of former students who say they were swindled by for-profit colleges are being left in limbo as the Trump administration delays action on requests for loan forgiveness, according to court documents obtained by...

The Latest: Analysts notes potential for iPhone X features

AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez CUPERTINO, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on the Apple event at its headquarters in California (all times local): 1 p.m. Gartner analyst Brian Blau says the iPhone X’s augmented reality features will change the way people use apps and give app...

Kid Rock to open Detroit arena amid protest, Senate talk

AP Photo/Terry Renna DETROIT (AP) — The political aspirations of musician Kid Rock could be laid bare Tuesday night before thousands of screaming fans when the rocker performs the first of six concerts at a new sports arena in Detroit. For much of the summer, the...

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...

AP, other media sue for info from Washington state lawmakers

AP Photo/Ted S. Warren OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — A coalition of news organizations led by The Associated Press is suing the Washington Legislature over its assertion that state lawmakers are not required to turn over daily schedules, emails, text messages and other materials...

NASA's Saturn-orbiting Cassini spacecraft faces fiery finish

AP Photo/Frank Wiese CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — After a 20-year voyage, NASA’s Cassini spacecraft is poised to dive into Saturn this week to become forever one with the exquisite planet. There’s no turning back: Friday it careens through the atmosphere and...

1 in custody in connection to reports of shooter at hospital

LEBANON, N.H. (AP) — A person has been taken into custody in connection to reports of an active shooter at New Hampshire’s largest hospital. The city of Lebanon wrote on its website that someone was taken into police custody before 3 p.m. Tuesday after reports of an...

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...
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