Potential privacy lapse found in Americans' 2010…

A top Census Bureau official says an internal agency team found that basic personal information collected from more than 100 million Americans during the 2010 head count could be reconstructed from encrypted data _ but with lots of mistakes

Flight headed to Las Vegas diverted to nearby military base

American Airlines says one of its jets inbound to Las Vegas' airport was diverted to a nearby military base to refuel after experiencing weather-related delays in the area

This Technology Is Too Good —and Scary—to Be Released

Makers of a new AI system say it's so good they're keeping it hidden away—for our own protection, the Guardian reports. Called GPT2, the text generator ably produces news articles and fiction stories when fed only a few words; it can also summarize long articles (uh-oh!), translate text...

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Bengals RB Mark Walton arrested on battery charge in Miami

Cincinnati Bengals running back Mark Walton is facing a battery charge after police say he got into an argument with a couple in Miami

Tech Giant's Plan Gets Leaked, City Reels

Toronto got an eye-popper Friday when it learned that Google—which is aiming to transform 12 acres of Waterfront land with tech-friendly development—actually wants to develop 350 acres and draw profit from sources including higher property taxes and a share of developer fees, the Toronto Star reports. Politicians at...

AP PHOTOS: A selection of pictures from the past…

PHOTO GALLERY: Costumed canine contestant in run-up to Westminster Dog Show in New York; visitors walk across dunes at White Sands National Monument in New Mexico; goalie protects puck during hockey game in Nashville.

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Flamengo soccer club fire in Brazil: bad luck or…

Was the fire at the training facility of soccer club Flamengo just a question of bad luck, or did negligence play a role

Amazon's stormy week will blow over, but the…

It's been a complicated few weeks for Amazon, what with its abrupt pullout from a massive New York City development and extortion claims related to intimate selfies taken by its founder Jeff Bezos

Airlines to give customers 'nonbinary' choice…

Major airlines plan to expand gender options to include more than male and female

Facebook Considers Change as Measles Cases Spread

With cases of the measles spreading in Washington state, Facebook says it will try to reduce the spread of misinformation about health, especially vaccinations, on its platform. Facebook tells USA Today it is looking into making anti-vaccination content less visible and has "taken steps" to reduce false health news but...

Correction: Lithium Ion Batteries-Recycling story

Correction: Lithium Ion Batteries-Recycling story

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Amazon dumped New York, but cities still wooing…

Amazon's breakup with New York was still fresh when other cities started sending their own valentines to the online giant