By JARI TANNERAssociated Press
TALLINN, Estonia (AP) - In his victory speech, President Barack Obama acknowledged millions of voters' frustration when he said that it was time to fix the long lines at voting stations that have become an Election Day blight in America.
For inspiration, Obama
MOUNT PLEASANT, Mich. (AP) - A professor whose research focuses on Internet censorship and the use of children in advertising has been charged with having child pornography on his Central Michigan University computer, the school announced Thursday.
The school said it suspended William L. Merrill on
NEW YORK (AP) - U.S. retail sales of new video game hardware, software and accessories fell 25 percent in October, marking the 11th straight month of declining sales for physical game products, according to a report from NPD Group.
Many gamers are waiting for big holiday releases such as Activision
By BRUCE SMITHAssociated Press
ISLE OF PALMS, S.C. (AP) - Gov. Nikki Haley said Thursday that an investigation into the hacking of millions of state tax returns is almost complete and she hopes to report to South Carolinians next week on what happened.
She also said it's unclear whether as
AKRON, Ohio (AP) - An Ohio teenager who apparently made a bid for leniency was facing sentencing in a deadly plot to lure men with phony Craigslist job offers.
The sentencing Friday in Akron was delayed earlier this week amid talks that could lead to 17-year-old Brogan Rafferty testifying against
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) - The sister of a Malaysian man who has been charged with insulting a state sultan on Facebook said Friday that he is innocent and will lodge a complaint over his detention.
Anisa Abdul Jalil said her brother Ahmad Abdul Jalil was charged Thursday with making offensive
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Dolby Laboratories Inc. said Thursday that its fiscal fourth-quarter net income declined amid higher costs and lower revenue, but the results surpassed Wall Street's expectations and the company said it is seeing strong demand in the mobile-device market.
Dolby, best known
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Yahoo estimates it will absorb about $94 million in charges to pay for the closure of its South Korea operations and to account for the eroding value of its business in that country.
Most the charges outlined in a Thursday regulatory filing will be taken in Yahoo's fourth
SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) - Nvidia Corp.'s third-quarter earnings climbed 17 percent as the rapidly growing smartphone and tablet computer markets fueled demand for its graphic processing chips.
The results announced Thursday exceeded analyst projections. Nvidia signaled its confidence in its
By The Associated Press
Shares of Spreadtrum Communications Inc. tumbled more than 10 percent in Thursday after-hours trading after the Chinese maker of chips for smartphones and other electronics reported a 41 percent drop in third-quarter net income on higher expenses.
The company, based in