Technology

US Treasury blasts European tax probe of multinationals

U.S. officials are publicly criticizing European investigations into favorable tax arrangements that Apple and other multinational companies have reached with Ireland and a few other countries
Published: 08/24/16
Gianforte: Sell state plane, ground Bullock

Gianforte: Sell state plane, ground Bullock

Republican gubernatorial candidate Greg Gianforte says he would sell a state-owned airplane used by the governor if he is elected and use the savings to expand computer science in high schools
Published: 08/24/16

Utah jumps back into race to attract Facebook data center

A Salt Lake City suburb vying against a New Mexico town to attract a Facebook data center says it's restarting negotiations with the company a day after the deal broke down over a contentious tax-break package
Published: 08/24/16

Timberwolves' Towns chosen as face of 2K mobile app

Minnesota Timberwolves big man Karl-Anthony Towns has been chosen by 2K to be the cover athlete for the MyNBA2K17 mobile app
Published: 08/24/16

No jail time for bus driver who crashed because of phone app

A former New Hampshire school bus driver who crashed into a tree because she was preoccupied by an app downloading on her cellphone will not serve time in prison
Published: 08/24/16

Foundation donors who met, talked with Clinton

Hillary Clinton met or talked by phone with at least 154 people from private interests, such as corporations, during her time as secretary of the state
Published: 08/24/16
5 things to know about the next Olympics in Tokyo

5 things to know about the next Olympics in Tokyo

The countdown to the 2020 Olympics began Wednesday with the arrival of the Olympic flag in Tokyo from Rio de Janeiro
Published: 08/24/16

Claim: Doctor refused to remove IUD for religious reasons

A Chicago woman claims a doctor for a Catholic health system refused to remove a dislodged intrauterine device that was causing pain because of religious restrictions on contraceptives
Published: 08/24/16

Software firm pays OC $26M to settle contract lawsuit

A software company has paid Orange County $26 million to settle a lawsuit over an automated property tax system that was promised six years ago and never delivered
Published: 08/24/16

Official: FBI probing cyber breach of NY Times journalists

The FBI is investigating cyber intrusions targeting reporters of The New York Times and is looking into whether Russian intelligence agencies are responsible for the acts, a U.S. official said Tuesday
Published: 08/24/16