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The blame game, ransomware edition: Who's at fault?

AP Photo/Lee Jin-man NEW YORK (AP) — From governments to individuals, there’s plenty of finger-pointing going on following the latest global cyberattack. Who’s being targeted for blame? There’s Microsoft, whose ubiquitous Windows operating systems were...

Cavaliers to wear Goodyear logo on jerseys next season

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Cavaliers will roll with Goodyear next season. The defending NBA champions on Monday announced a multiyear corporate sponsorship deal with Goodyear that will have the players wearing the tire giant’s iconic winged-foot logo on their jerseys starting...

UN forces retake strategic areas of C. African Republic city

BANGUI, Central African Republic (AP) — United Nations peacekeeping forces in Central African Republic retook strategic points of Bangassou Monday after armed rebels attacked over the weekend, killing a peacekeeper at a nearby U.N. base and displacing several thousand, the...

Lyle’s Exit Leaves Another Hole For Struggling Buckeyes

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Another returning starter is gone from the Ohio State basketball team, casting even more doubt on whether coach Thad Matta can turn around a program that just slogged through a second straight disappointing season. The school on Saturday announced that...

Anheuser-Busch Boosts Spending To Adapt To Fragmented Market

NEW YORK (AP) — Anheuser-Bush is upgrading its U.S. breweries and plans to build two new distribution centers as it adapts to an increasingly fragmented beer market. The maker of Budweiser, Corona, Stella Artois says the upgrades and new distribution centers in Los Angeles and...

American Athletic Conference Extends Aresco’s Contract

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — The American Athletic Conference has extended the contract of Commissioner Mike Aresco through June 2022. The conference announced the deal Monday. Aresco became commissioner in 2012 and led the conference through a tumultuous transition from the Big East...
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Judge tells Uber to return Waymo files taken by engineer

AP Photo/Eric Risberg DETROIT (AP) — A federal judge’s order that bars Uber from using technology taken by a star engineer before he left Waymo is bad news for Uber and likely will hurt the ride-hailing company’s own self-driving research, according to legal...

Review: Charmless 'Wimpy Kid 4' is a long, gross haul

Poor Alicia Silverstone and Tom Everett Scott. Between “Clueless” and “That Thing You Do!” they separately led two of the most charming and re-watchable all-ages comedies of the 90s. Cut to 20 some years later and they’ve been relegated to the...

Sorry, paparazzi, celebs now get private treatment at LAX

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Sorry, paparazzi. Celebrities who are sick of being stalked by photographers at Los Angeles International Airport can now find some privacy – not to mention luxury – at a new terminal. The $22 million facility called the Private Suite opened...

Met Opera attendance ticks up slightly from 2015-16 low

NEW YORK (AP) — The financially troubled Metropolitan Opera says it projects to break even for the 2016-17 season. Met general manager Peter Gelb said Monday the company’s attendance was up 3 percent this year overall and 1 percent in potential box office realized....