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CLEVELAND (AP) — The centuries-old process of releasing defendants on bail, long the province of judicial discretion, is getting a major assist ... courtesy of artificial intelligence. In late August, Hercules Shepherd Jr. walked up to the stand in a Cleveland courtroom, dressed...
CLEVELAND (AP) — The venerable process of releasing defendants on bail, long the province of judicial discretion, is getting a major assist courtesy of artificial intelligence. In several local and state courts, judges are now guided by artificial-intelligence algorithms before...
NEW YORK (AP) — Three guys walk into a bar. They're Warren Buffett, Amazon.com's Jeff Bezos and JPMorgan Chase's Jamie Dimon. They decide to transform the American health care system. That's probably not how these three men decided to form a new company to address health care...
DENVER (AP) — Crumbling mine tunnels awash with polluted waters perforate the Colorado mountains, and scientists may one day send robots creeping through the pitch-black passages to study the mysterious currents that sometimes burst to the surface with devastating effects. One...
DENVER (AP) — Scientists are developing robots that may one day be able to creep through old mines to help prevent environmental disasters. The Colorado mountains have dozens of inactive mines that are filled with polluted water. If it leaks out, the water can devastate the...
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Samsung Electronics has reported a surge in quarterly earnings thanks to its record-breaking chip business. The South Korean company said Wednesday that its October-December earnings jumped 74 percent to 12 trillion won ($11.2 billion), compared with 6...
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — U.S. authorities are investigating Apple's slowing of older iPhones, according to published reports. The Wall Street Journal and Bloomberg reported Tuesday that the Department of Justice and the Securities and Exchange Commission are probing whether Apple...
NEW YORK (AP) — Vice said Tuesday that its chief digital officer, who had been on leave while it investigated allegations of sexual misconduct, has left the digital media company. Vice had said in early January that the executive, Mike Germano, was on leave, as well as its...
NEW YORK (AP) — Facebook says it is banning ads for financial products often associated with deceptive practices, including those involving cryptocurrencies such as bitcoin. The new policy says ads can't promote such services, which also include those involving initial coin...