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Israeli's chemical scanner could change shopping

TEL AVIV, Israel (AP) — An Israeli inventor has created a scanner that he says could change the way we shop and take care of ourselves — by reading the chemical makeup of foods, drugs and other items we use.

Last Updated on Thursday, 03 July 2014

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FBI seeks victims of child rape after suspect dies

Matthew Coniglio's Georgia home held a trove of child pornography, more than 50,000 images and videos stored on laptops, external hard drives and thumb drives.

Last Updated on Thursday, 03 July 2014

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US seeks more security at some overseas airports

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. intelligence officials are concerned that al-Qaida is trying to develop a new and improved bomb that could go undetected through airport security.

Last Updated on Thursday, 03 July 2014

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Guatemalan boy left for better life, died alone

SAN JOSE LAS FLORES, Guatemala (AP) — Gilberto Ramos wanted to leave his chilly mountain village for the United States to earn money to treat his mother's epilepsy.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 02 July 2014

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Stocks hold at highs as hiring surges in June

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks held at record levels Wednesday following a report that business hiring surged in June, a promising sign for economic growth. The report comes a day after news of stronger manufacturing in the U.S. and China helped push the stock market to another all-time high.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 02 July 2014

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In dry California, water fetching record prices

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Throughout California's desperately dry Central Valley, those with water to spare are cashing in.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 02 July 2014

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Panel endorses some NSA Internet surveillance

WASHINGTON (AP) — A bipartisan privacy board on Wednesday unanimously adopted its report that endorses some of the National Security Agency's Internet surveillance programs.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 02 July 2014

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Boy Scout killed at camp brought gun from Nevada

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Police say a 12-year-old boy who died from a gunshot wound at a Boy Scout camp in San Diego brought the handgun with him from his hometown of Las Vegas.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 02 July 2014

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