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Shh! Introverts share travel survival secrets

Melissa Lambarena, Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 18th - 8:13am

a potentially daunting environment for anyone. But if you're an introvert, it can drain your internal battery.

Too much screen time? New phone controls for you and kids

Anick Jesdanun, Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 18th - 8:02am

Apple and Google want to help you spend less time on their phones — really. Like that time you checked Facebook at 3 a.m. Stats don't lie.

Sloan Foundation programmer to receive honorary book award

Hillel Italie, Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 18th - 7:59am

If you're a fan of "Hidden Figures" and Margot Lee Shetterly's story of three black female mathematicians' contributions to the space program, you should thank in part the efforts of the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation.

The Latest: Greece to move 2,000 people out of migrant camp

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 18th - 7:53am

The Latest on migrants and asylum-seekers in Europe (all times local):

USDA looking into why camel bucked at circus, hurting 7

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 18th - 7:50am

A federal agency is looking into an accident involving a startled camel that began bucking while a woman and two small children were riding it at a circus in Pittsburgh.

Markets Right Now: Stocks open higher on Wall Street

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 18th - 7:43am

The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local):

Canadian gold mine owner seeks damages from Greece

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 18th - 6:32am

Canadian gold mining firm Eldorado Gold is seeking 750 million euros ($875 million) in damages from the Greek state over delays in permits for mining work in the north of the country.

Dutch government expects unemployment to fall to record low

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 18th - 6:23am

The Dutch economy will grow by 2.6 percent next year and unemployment will fall to a record low of 3.5 percent, the government said Tuesday as it presented its budget plans for the coming year.

Cybersecurity firm: More Iran hacks as US sanctions loomed

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 18th - 6:19am

A cybersecurity firm is warning that Iranian government-aligned hackers have stepped up their efforts in the wake of President Donald Trump pulling America from the nuclear deal.

"Grand Theater": Has N. Korea's Kim won a propaganda coup?

Foster Klug, Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 18th - 6:17am

If North Korean leader Kim Jong Un was searching for the perfect propaganda set piece, something designed to show his people that he's a strong leader pushing inexorably for the long-delayed, long-promised prosperity they deserve, then visiting South Korean President Moon Jae-in might be providing him with a unique opportunity during their summit this week.

Papa John's new ads: John's out, diverse franchisees are in

Joseph Pisani, Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 18th - 6:06am

Papa John's, which wants to distance itself from famous founder John Schnatter, is releasing new ads Tuesday that replaces him with a diverse group of franchisees.

Papa John's new ads: John's out, diverse franchisees are in

Joseph Pisani, Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 18th - 6:06am

Papa John's, which wants to distance itself from founder John Schnatter, is releasing new ads Tuesday that replace him with a diverse group of franchisees.

Another rebel yell: Billy Idol returning for Vegas residency

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 18th - 6:03am

A rebel yell will be heard again in Las Vegas.

Researchers find hints of Israeli spyware around globe

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 18th - 5:47am

Researchers say an increasingly notorious brand of Israeli surveillance software is being used further afield than previously known, with possible infections detected around the globe.

China looks unlikely to give in after US tariff hike

Joe McDonald, Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 18th - 5:45am

China unveiled a slew of changes under mounting pressure from U.S. President Donald Trump over technology.

Pipe pressure before gas explosions was 12 times too high

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 18th - 5:34am

The pressure in natural gas pipelines prior to a series of explosions and fires in Massachusetts last week was 12 times higher than it should have been, according to a letter from the state's U.S. senators to executives of the utility in charge of the pipelines.

Spain rejects extraditing HSBC whistleblower to Switzerland

Aritz Parra, Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 18th - 5:28am

A Spanish court on Tuesday rejected a request to extradite a former HSBC employee to serve a five-year prison sentence in Switzerland, where he was convicted for leaking a massive trove of bank data that led to tax evasion probes worldwide.

European countries back plan to use more hydrogen for energy

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 18th - 5:13am

European countries want to increase the use of hydrogen as part of their efforts to cut the continent's carbon emissions.

Macron announces changes to France's health care system

Sylvie Corbet, Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 18th - 4:57am

French President Emmanuel Macron on Tuesday unveiled plans to make France's health care system, considered one of the best in the world, more efficient and sustainable for the next 50 years.