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Russian networks pushing conservative meme, researchers say
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Twitter accounts linked to Russian influence operations are pushing a conservative meme related to the investigation of Russian election interference, researchers say....



Facebook to emphasize 'trustworthy' news via user surveys
Facebook is taking another step to try to make itself more socially beneficial, saying it will boost news sources that its users rate as trustworthy in surveys....



Maybe next time: Cities see failed Amazon bids as trial runs
DETROIT (AP) -- For some of the 200-plus cities knocked out of the running for Amazon's second headquarters, the effort may turn out to be a trial run for other opportunities. But they're advised to not make the same kind of promises to just anyone....



Amazon's potential HQ2 sites leaves many cities disappointed
Amazon's move to whittle its list for a second headquarters leaves more than 200 municipalities disappointed. Here are statements from some of the places that didn't make the tech giant's cut to 20 contenders:...



Drone rescue off Australian beach heralded as world-first
CANBERRA, Australia (AP) -- A flying drone has dropped a flotation device to two teens caught in a riptide in heavy seas off the Australian coast in what officials describe as a world-first rescue....



Brexit costs Britain data center for Europe's satnav system
BERLIN (AP) -- Officials have decided to move a data center for the European Union's new satellite navigation system out of Britain because of Brexit....



IBM reports first revenue growth since 2012
NEW YORK (AP) -- IBM reported its first quarter of revenue growth in more than five years as the company ramps up its cloud computing business and looks for new opportunities from its investments in artificial intelligence....



Apple banks on tax break to build 2nd campus, hire 20,000
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Apple is planning to build a new corporate campus and hire 20,000 U.S. workers in an expansion driven in part by a tax cut that will enable the iPhone maker to bring an estimated $245 billion back to its home country....



Senators grill social media companies over terrorist posts
NEW YORK (AP) -- Lawmakers grilled executives Facebook, Google's YouTube and Twitter on Wednesday about what the companies are doing to prevent terrorists from using their platforms to spread propaganda and recruit new followers....



Humans will review video from most popular YouTube creators
NEW YORK (AP) -- Google says humans will now review video from its most popular YouTube creators after recent complaints....