In video games, spectating is the new advertising

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The rise of online audiences watching video gamers stream themselves playing isn't simply a new form of entertainment seen by millions. It's also driving video game sales, and drawing the attention of federal regulators….

Cleveland To Provide Security Briefing On GOP Convention

CLEVELAND (AP) — Cleveland and the U.S. Secret Service are planning a briefing on security preparations for next week’s Republican National Convention. The briefing is scheduled for Wednesday. Ongoing concerns about potential protest violence during the convention in...

Duncan breaks silence: ‘When it’s not fun anymore, I’m done’

Duncan breaks silence: ‘When it’s not fun anymore, I’m done’ Associated Press – 13 July 2016 18:02-04:00 Copyright 2016 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Mayor who served time wants to help ex-prisoners get jobs

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) — After a political comeback built partly on his message as a candidate of second chances, Bridgeport's mayor is struggling to win support for a program to help fellow ex-convicts find jobs….

Democrats will meet in a city of great economic inequality

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — When the Democrats come to the City of Brotherly Love to nominate Hillary Clinton for president and the talk turns to income inequality and the 1 percent, Exhibit A will be right outside their windows: Philadelphia itself….

Cleveland, a fractured city, an apt place for GOP convention

CLEVELAND (AP) — Donald Trump's effort to unite a splintered Republican Party around his candidacy is about to take center stage in a city that is itself deeply fractured….

Police: Triple shooting broadcast live to Facebook

NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — Police in Virginia say three men were seriously injured in a shooting that was broadcast live to Facebook….

Google, LinkedIn complete massive Silicon Valley land swap

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. (AP) — Tech giants Google and LinkedIn may be rivals online, but they're collaborating in the real world on a Silicon Valley land swap….

United writes off $412 million after losing Newark bulwark

NEW YORK (AP) — Losing near-monopoly control over Newark Liberty International Airport is going to cost United Airlines $412 million, or $264 million after taxes….

Bereavement fares have disappeared on most US airlines

DALLAS (AP) — Airlines used to give discounts to passengers who were traveling to a relative's funeral, but those days are just about gone….