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Facebook wants to augment your reality Live video feed that showed giraffe birth to be taken down EPA seeks to scuttle cleanup of coal power plant pollution Yahoo bows out as public company with revenue shrinking Ex Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer offers facts on government Google Earth invites you to ‘get lost’ exploring the planet The Latest: Volkswagen unveils electric ... Read More »

Gonzalez, White Sox win 4-1 to stop Yanks’ 8-game win streak

Miguel Gonzalez

NEW YORK (AP) — Miguel Gonzalez ended his road woes with a flourish. He had been 0-7 in 19 starts away from home since winning at Tampa Bay for Baltimore on July 25, 2015. The 32-year-old right-hander’s first road victory for the Chicago White Sox was one to savor. Gonzalez pitched shutout ball into the ninth inning, Leury Garcia and ... Read More »

Shooter in California killings gets 100 years in prison

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A transient who pleaded guilty to killing a Canadian tourist in a San Francisco park and a yoga teacher walking his dog on a popular hiking trail has been sentenced to 100 years to life in prison. Morrison Lampley was charged with first-degree murder in the 2015 killings. Lila Alligood was sentenced to 50 years to ... Read More »

California professor on paid leave for anti-Trump tweet

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Fresno State University in California says an American history professor who tweeted that President Donald Trump “must hang” will be on paid leave for the rest of the semester. The university says in a statement Tuesday that professor Lars Maischak has taken a voluntary leave of absence for the remainder of the spring semester. Maischak could ... Read More »

Tax increase yields $4.6M for Vegas stadium in first month

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Taxpayers contributed more than $4.6 million for an NFL stadium in Las Vegas in the first month that a new increase on area hotel taxes went into effect— ahead of projections for the state’s share of the project. The preliminary tax collection figures from March for the stadium that the Oakland Raiders want to call home ... Read More »

Adidas sorry for email saying ‘you survived’ Boston Marathon

BOSTON (AP) — Adidas has apologized for sending out a marketing email praising customers it said “survived” this year’s Boston Marathon. The subject line of the email sent Tuesday by Adidas Running read: “Congrats, you survived the Boston Marathon!” On social media, customers quickly reminded the company about the real survivors of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombing. Three people were ... Read More »

Battle brews over where to keep LA Zoo’s Billy the elephant

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A city councilman wants to move an Asian elephant from its longtime home at the Los Angeles Zoo to a sanctuary where it can roam more widely, but zoo officials say its habitat is state of the art. Councilman Paul Koretz said Tuesday he will introduce a plan for moving Billy the elephant at Wednesday’s council ... Read More »

The Latest: Trump vows to solve dairy dispute with Canada

Donald Trump, Nicholas T. Pinchuk, Scott Walker

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump’s trip to Wisconsin (all times EDT): 3:50 p.m. President Donald Trump is promising to find a solution to a trade dispute with Canada that has left dairy farmers in Wisconsin and New York without a market for their product. Trump said during a speech Tuesday in Kenosha, Wisconsin, that Canada has ... Read More »