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Insiders: Russia troll farm even zanier than indictment says
MOSCOW (AP) -- A Clinton-Obama sex tape using body doubles. A Facebook page promoting Texas independence riddled with grammatical mistakes. Islamic State anthems blasting out during the nightshift....



Only On AP: Puck, player tracking being tested at Olympics
GANGNEUNG, South Korea (AP) -- Finland players looked at the numbers and laughed....



Medical examiner taps DNA science to find missing persons
NEW YORK (AP) -- For families who have searched years for missing loved ones, donating a sample of their DNA is often a last, desperate act to confirm their worst fears....



Israel successfully tests advanced missile defense system
JERUSALEM (AP) -- Israel says it has successfully tested the country's advanced missile defense system capable of defending against ballistic missile threats outside the atmosphere....



Indictment: Social media firms got played by Russian agents
Friday's election-interference indictment brought by Robert Mueller, the U.S. special counsel, underscores how thoroughly social-media companies like Facebook and Twitter were played by Russian propagandists....



Special counsel files new charge in Russia probe
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The special counsel investigating Russian interference in the 2016 election has charged an attorney with lying to federal investigators about his interactions with a former Trump campaign official, according to court papers made public Tuesday....



The Latest: Law firm says it fired van der Zwaan last year
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Latest on the Russia probe (all times local):...



Stars of the Olympics are changing the sponsorship game
NEW YORK (AP) -- A gold medal used to be the golden ticket for lucrative endorsements - think Mary Lou Retton on a Wheaties box. But in the age of social media, athletes are making a name for themselves well ahead of time....



Facebook forges ahead with kids app despite expert criticism
NEW YORK (AP) -- Facebook is forging ahead with its messaging app for kids, despite child experts who have pressed the company to shut it down and others who question Facebook's financial support of some advisers who approved of the app....



Critics wary as Google's Chrome begins an ad crackdown
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- On Thursday, Google will begin using its Chrome browser to eradicate ads it deems annoying or otherwise detrimental to users. It just so happens that many of Google's own most lucrative ads will sail through its new filters....