Snapchat debuts recording ‘Spectacles,’ changes company name

NEW YORK (AP) — Social media app Snapchat is introducing video-recording glasses called Spectacles and is changing its company name to incorporate the new product….

Outsider status, politics shields Trump from House oversight

WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump's status as a Washington outsider fuels his fiery populism and also is helping to shield him from the scrutiny House Republicans are devoting to Hillary Clinton, a former U.S. senator and secretary of state….

Striking nurses, Allina Health agree to bargaining session

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Union nurses and Allina Health will return to bargaining for the first time since nearly 5,000 nurses at five Minneapolis-area hospitals went on strike nearly three weeks ago….

Snapchat changes name to Snap Inc., debuts ‘Spectacles’

NEW YORK (AP) — Social media app Snapchat is changing its corporate name to Snap Inc. and introducing video-recording glasses called 'Spectacles.'…

2 miners killed, 1 injured during Polish copper mine cave-in

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — A spokeswoman for Polish mining corporation KGHM says two miners have been killed and another seriously injured during a cave-in at copper and silver mine in southwestern Poland….

Global efforts against ivory traffickers still fall short

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Poaching syndicates were able to move large shipments of African elephant ivory last year despite global calls to dismantle the trafficking networks that often collude with corrupt government officials, conservationists said Saturday at an international...

‘We are thirsty’ say Tunisians as drought creates tensions

TUNIS, Tunisia (AP) — Struggling with extremism and economic woes, Tunisia now faces another menace: persistent drought across several regions that is creating new social tensions and threatening farming, a pillar of the economy….

FDA approves lower-cost alternative to biotech drug Humira

WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal regulators on Friday approved the first alternative version of the second-best selling drug in the world, Humira, the blockbuster injection used to treat rheumatoid arthritis and other inflammatory diseases….

In Yahoo breach, foreign hackers may be playing ‘long game’

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — If a foreign government is behind the massive computer attack that compromised a half billion user accounts at Yahoo, as the company believes, the breach could be part of a long-term strategy that's aimed at gathering intelligence rather than...

Report: Germany hacked Afghan firm to help free aid worker

BERLIN (AP) — German weekly Der Spiegel reports that the country's army hacked a mobile phone company in Afghanistan to help free a kidnapped aid worker….