The Latest: Negotiators take heart at Obama comments
LE BOURGET, France (AP) -- The latest news from the U.N. climate conference in Paris, which runs through Dec. 11. All times local:...
Report: BMW CEO sees point when updating diesel uneconomic
BERLIN (AP) -- BMW's CEO says that at some future point it will no longer make economic sense to keep adapting diesel engines to ever-tougher rules, but he isn't saying when....
Cybersecurity bills would add secrecy to public records laws
WASHINGTON (AP) -- A proposed law meant to encourage companies to share information about cyberthreats with the U.S. government includes measures that could significantly limit what details, if any, the public can review about the program through federal and state public records laws....
Volkswagen brand US sales fall nearly 25 percent in November
DETROIT (AP) -- Volkswagen's emissions-cheating scandal took a serious bite out of the company's U.S. sales last month....
Cyber Monday sales still on top, but losing some luster
NEW YORK (AP) -- Shoppers traded bricks for clicks on Monday, flocking online to snap up "Cyber Monday" deals on everything from cashmere sweaters to Star Wars toys....
For some people, the older the smartphone, the better
NEW YORK (AP) -- Between splashy launches, lavish new-phone offers (get a free HDTV on activation!) and frequent software updates that slow down your old handset, it sometimes feels like the entire technology industry is pushing you to buy the latest smartphone. Yet some holdouts resist....
How can people safely take control from a self-driving car?
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- New cars that can steer and brake themselves risk lulling people in the driver's seat into a false sense of security - and even to sleep. One way to keep people alert may be providing distractions that are now illegal....
Info on 5 million VTech customers and kids exposed in breach
NEW YORK (AP) -- Kid's technology maker VTech says the personal information of about 5 million of its customers and their children may have been stolen by hackers....
Top carbon culprits US, China, India debate nuances of roles
LE BOURGET, France (AP) -- Call them the culprits of carbon....
Fantasy sports companies weigh leaving US market _ for now
BOSTON (AP) -- Yahoo remains active. CBS has quietly withdrawn. And lesser known daily fantasy sports companies are scaling back....
President Barack Obama says "the world is at a turning point" and it's up to this generation to address global warming. "I believe in the words of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. that there is such a thing as being too late. And when it comes to climate change that hour is almost upon us." If nothing is done, he said, no nation will be immune from the consequences, be them rich or poor.
Do you agree with Senator Feinstein's assessment that the United States is not doing enough to fight Islamic State?