Top pilot who stole plane to escape WWII prison camp dies
LOS ANGELES (AP) ? Robert A. "Bob" Hoover, a World War II fighter pilot who became an aviation legend for his flying skills in testing aircraft and demonstrating their capabilities in air shows, has died at age 94.
For Apple, surprise hunger for big phones leaves money on tableThe technology leader is not sure it can make as many units of the iPhone 7 Plus as consumers want in time for the Christmas shopping rush, Apple's Chief Executive Tim Cook told analysts on Tuesday. Demand was strong "particularly on the iPhone 7 Plus versus our forecast going into the product launch," Cook said. The bigger phones bring bigger profits, and Apple's forecast for thinner-than-expected margins concerned investors after it reported quarterly earnings on Tuesday.
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The Latest: Clinton picks up endorsement from UK's Adele
The Latest on the U.S. presidential race (all times EDT): 10:13 p.m. Hillary Clinton is attending an Adele concert in Miami and picking up some support along the way. Clinton spokesman Nick Merrill says ...
Report: Gunmen still control metals mined for modern gadgets
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) ? Violent gunmen still menace pick-and-shovel miners in eastern Congo, a new report finds, despite years of efforts to loosen their grip by local reformers, Western activists and companies like Apple and Intel that use minerals from the African region in their products.
Teen shot outside Utah middle school by classmate
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) ? A 16-year-old boy was shot twice and critically wounded by another teenager Tuesday afternoon when the two got into argument outside a middle school in a Salt Lake City suburb, authorities said.
World Series Game 2 start moved up an hour, rain in forecast
Bling and baseball: Cleveland at center of sports storm
Blinking back tears, LeBron James extended his right ring finger, the one sparkling with 400 diamonds, and touched the championship banner. As it rose from a golden, miniature Cleveland skyline toward ...
James has triple-double as Cavs rout Knicks 117-88 in opener
CLEVELAND (AP) ? LeBron James had his 43rd career triple-double, Kyrie Irving scored 29 points and the Cleveland Cavaliers, who raised their championship banner before the game, beat the New York Knicks 117-88 on Tuesday night in the NBA season opener.
Man arrested in Islamic center threats had guns, ammo
LOS ANGELES (AP) ? A Los Angeles man found with multiple weapons and hundreds of pounds of ammunition in his home was charged with making terrorist threats to the Islamic Center of Southern California, authorities announced Tuesday.