University student gets 3 years' probation in cybercrime

PITTSBURGH (AP) — A Carnegie Mellon University student who admitted developing and selling malicious software that allowed others to remotely control Google Android smartphones has been sentenced to three years’ probation. A federal judge in Pittsburgh also Monday...

Oscar nominees feted at annual film academy luncheon

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Viola Davis, Denzel Washington, Ryan Gosling, Emma Stone, Natalie Portman, Octavia Spencer, Casey Affleck and Mahershala Ali have a lunch date with the film academy. The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences is holding its annual Oscar...

Bette Midler, Glenn Close lead Broadway's spring offerings

NEW YORK (AP) — Two Broadway titans in Bette Midler and Glenn Close return to the Great White Way this spring. Here’s a look at some of the highlights: A DIVINE RETURN? Bette Midler will star in a revival of “Hello, Dolly!” offering theater-goers a chance...

Brady joyful over great night in which his mother was there

NFL commissioner Roger Goodell and New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady pose during a news conference after the NFL Super Bowl 51 football game Monday, Feb. 6, 2017, in Houston. (AP Photo/Morry Gash) HOUSTON (AP) — Tom Brady doesn’t want to talk about...

Transit agency pulls subway cars due to cracks, adds buses

AP Photo/Matt Rourke PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Commuters who use a major Philadelphia subway line are facing delays and some might be forced to ride buses after cracks were found in two subway cars. The Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority took other cars out for...

Sweetest of all: Patriots reign in mighty Super Bowl rally

AP Photo/David J. Phillip HOUSTON (AP) — Tom Brady, Bill Belichick and the rest of the New England Patriots have long been reluctant to rank their victories. They’ve refused to label any given season, or title, sweeter than another. It’s time to put that to...

Stunning rally raises question: How do Pats rank in history?

New England Patriots’ Tom Brady holds the Vince Lombardi Trophy after defeating the Atlanta Falcons in overtime at the NFL Super Bowl 51 football game Sunday, Feb. 5, 2017, in Houston. The Patriots defeated the Falcons 34-28. At right is Patriots head coach Bill Belichick....

The Latest: Yemeni brothers reunited with family

Abdullah Alghazali, right, hugs his 13-year-old son Ali Abdullah Alghazali after the Yemeni boy stepped out of an arrival entrance at John F. Kennedy International Airport in New York, Sunday, Feb. 5, 2017. Travelers from the seven predominantly Muslim countries affected by...

Sinkhole not worsened by Super Bowl fans’ halftime flushing

FRASER, Mich. (AP) — Officials feel flushed with success after water conservation efforts prevented Super Bowl fans from adding to problems associated with a suburban Detroit sinkhole. Macomb County public works chief Candice Miller warned Friday that thousands of football...

Woman captive for decade hopes new TV role helps the missing

CLEVELAND (AP) — A woman who escaped a home where she and two others were held captive for a decade is joining a Cleveland television station to bring attention to other missing-persons cases in a daily segment. Amanda Berry says she hopes the features on WJW-TV...