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SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Seeking a wider digital audience, Verizon is buying Yahoo for $4.83 billion in a deal that marks the end of an era for a company that defined much of the early internet but struggled to stay relevant in an online world dominated by Google and Facebook. It's...
The author of the best-selling "Left Behind" novels about the return of Jesus and the rapture has died. A publicist for the Rev. Tim LaHaye says the novelist died Monday in San Diego, California, days after suffering a stroke. He was 90 years old. LaHaye and his partner Jerry B...
NEW YORK (AP) — If you have a Yahoo email account or regularly visit services like Yahoo Finance and Yahoo Sports, you might be wondering what will happen to the once-venerable brand once Verizon takes over. Neither company said much about the brand's future once the $4.83...
SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on the sentencing of a California man who attempted to support Islamic State (all times local): 10:30 a.m. A California man has been sentenced to 15 years in prison and supervised release for life for attempting to support Islamic State and...
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Hundreds of law enforcement officers from around the country streamed past the casket Monday of a slain Baton Rouge police officer, some solemnly saluting and others making the sign of the cross as they paid their respects and mourned one of their own...
FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) — Gunfire erupted at a nightclub hosting a swimsuit-themed party for teens in Florida, leaving two teens dead and at least 17 other people wounded, officials said Monday. It was not immediately clear what triggered the violence, but Fort Myers police Capt...
ROUND ROCK, Texas (AP) — A Texas sheriff's deputy was shot and killed at his home north of Austin before dawn on Monday in what authorities said appeared to be an attempted robbery. Sgt. Craig Hutchinson of the Travis County Sheriff's Office used his police radio around 1:30 a.m...
ROUND ROCK, Texas (AP) — A Texas sheriff's deputy was shot and killed at his home north of Austin before dawn on Monday in what authorities said appeared to be an attempted robbery. Sgt. Craig Hutchinson of the Travis County Sheriff's office used his police radio around 1:30 a.m...
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Latest on the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia (all times EDT): 7:48 a.m. Retired Gen. John Allen is endorsing Democrat Hillary Clinton for president, calling it "a very personal decision." Allen, who most recently served as America's...