By MARK THIESSENAssociated Press
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) - An Alaska community's sale on eBay of a vehicle used by former Mayor Sarah Palin has caused a stir in small-town politics.
The city of Wasilla, just north of Anchorage, auctioned off the 1999 Expedition used by Palin during her second
By HANNAH DREIERAssociated Press
LAS VEGAS (AP) - Organizations and advocates on all sides of the online gambling debate are cheering a Congressional hearing on the state of online gambling.
The hearing took place Tuesday before the House Subcommittee on Commerce, Manufacturing and Trade.
By The Associated Press
Twitter's stock flew to a new high Tuesday and shares are up 26 percent this week after the social media site rolled out a new targeted advertising program.
The company announced in a blog Thursday that its "tailored audiences" platform will let advertisers focus
By JENNIFER C. KERRAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - Ahh, the first year of a baby's life - learning to sit up, crawl, even walk. But how about playtime in a bouncy seat with an iPad and some cool apps?
Fisher-Price is selling a baby bouncy seat with an attachment where parents can insert an
By TOBY STERLINGAssociated Press
AMSTERDAM (AP) - A Dutch luxury bus company is testing technology that monitors whether a driver is becoming drowsy.
Royal Beuk BV said Tuesday it is outfitting 20 vehicles from six different charter vacation bus lines with a system designed by Australian
By John Brandon
What were the real game-changers in 2013? I reviewed the biggest tech debuts of the year looking for the ones that stood out as remarkable advancements in technology. Here are my picks. If you haven't checked out these devices yet, you should.
iPad AirI'm typing this on an
By SARAH DiLORENZOAssociated Press
PARIS (AP) - The French government, which was among the most vocal critics of U.S. spying practices, is now coming under fire for trying to expand its own digital surveillance capabilities.
A law making its way through parliament would give French intelligence
PARIS (AP) - France's culture minister has snubbed the launch of Google's latest project, the Paris-based Cultural Institute Lab over a row about privacy.
Aurelie Fillipetti, who was confirmed to come to the internet giant's latest cultural venture opening Tuesday, canceled at the last
By HILLEL ITALIEAP National Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - Here's something to pre-order for the holidays: Oprah Winfrey's new book club pick.
Winfrey has chosen Sue Monk Kidd's "The Invention of Wings," coming out Jan. 7. An interview with Kidd will appear in the upcoming edition of "O: The
By FRANK JORDANSAssociated Press
BERLIN (AP) - When Europe's Rosetta probe gets roused from its deep space slumber next month, scientists are hoping it will wake up fit and ready for the final stage of its daring mission to land a spacecraft on a comet.
There is little room for mistakes as the