LAS VEGAS (AP) — The Las Vegas Strip is getting the world’s largest Ferris wheel, dubbed the High Roller. Workers hoisted the final 60-foot piece of the 55-story outer wheel into place Tuesday. Here’s a look at the
BECKLEY, W.Va. (AP) — A former Massey Energy mine executive who acknowledged he conspired in an illegal advance-warning scheme at West Virginia coal mines has been ordered to spend 3½ years in prison.
U.S. District Judge Irene Berger
WASHINGTON (AP) — A Johns Hopkins University dean who asked a prominent computer scientist to remove a blog over a post he published about the National Security Agency has apologized for acting in haste.
Hopkins engineering school dean
SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Attorneys suing Google for enabling its camera-carrying vehicles to collect emails and Internet passwords while photographing neighborhoods for the search giant’s popular “Street View” maps look forward to resuming their case now that
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Mexican court that freed drug lord Rafael Caro Quintero seriously violated criminal procedures by failing to quickly notify the Attorney General’s Office, preventing it from acting to block the release, two of Mexico’s highest-ranking
App Store Official Charts for the week ending Sept. 9, 2013:
Top Paid iPhone Apps:
1. PicPlayPost, Flambe Studios LLC
2. Minecraft – Pocket Edition, Mojang
3. Terraria, 505 Games
4. Heads Up!, Warner Bros.
5. Call of
NEW YORK (AP) — New York City authorities say a drug crew observed the Jewish Sabbath each week while dealing prescription painkillers and heroin.
The city’s Special Narcotic Prosecutor’s Office said Tuesday that text messages sent to customers
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The Japanese company that produced the classic series of “Godzilla” movies has sued a New Orleans brewery, claiming the MechaHopzilla beer brand infringes on its copyrights and trademarks.
The lawsuit was filed Friday in
CUPERTINO, Calif. (AP) — For the first time since introducing the device that changed cellphones forever, Apple will offer two distinct versions of the latest iPhones — a cheaper one made of plastic and another that aims to
NEW YORK (AP) — Mets ace Matt Harvey’s ailing elbow is feeling better, and the right-hander said Tuesday he is still optimistic he can avoid reconstructive surgery that would likely sideline him for all of next season.