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Ukrainian drone enthusiasts sign up to repel Russian forces

In better times, Ukrainian drone enthusiasts flew their gadgets into the sky to photograph weddings, fertilize soybean fields or race other drones for fun....

Microsoft closes on $16 billion acquisition of Nuance

Microsoft has closed on its approximately $16 billion acquisition of speech recognition company Nuance By MICHELLE CHAPMAN AP Business Writer March 4, 2022, 3:08 PM • 2...

EXPLAINER: How dangerous was Russia’s nuclear plant strike?

BANGKOK -- Europe's largest nuclear power plant was hit by Russian shelling early Friday, sparking a fire and raising fears of a disaster that...

Japan’s Honda, Sony joining forces on new electric vehicle

Two big names in Japanese electronics and autos are joining forces to produce an electric vehicle together By YURI KAGEYAMA AP Business Writer March 4, 2022,...

Delivery robots with Russian ties pulled from 2 US campuses

Two U.S. university campuses are losing their food-delivery robots for now because of Russia’s invasion of Ukraine By DEE-ANN DURBIN AP Business Writer March 3, 2022,...

UN report paints dire picture of the Gulf of Mexico’s future

NEW ORLEANS -- Hurricane Harvey dumped more than 50 inches of rain on parts of the Texas coast in 2017. Then in 2020, ferocious...

Twitter expands Birdwatch, its crowdsourced fact check pilot

Twitter is expanding Birdwatch, its crowd-sourced fact checking project it started as a small and little-publicized pilot program last January By BARBARA ORTUTAY AP Technology...

UN panel votes to create treaty to fight plastic pollution

A United Nations panel has agreed to create a legally binding global treaty to address plastic pollution in the world’s oceans, rivers and landscape By...

Ford splits EV, internal combustion into separate units

Ford is splitting its electric vehicle and internal combustion divisions into separate businesses By The Associated Press March 2, 2022, 12:26 PM • 1 min read Share to...

UN: Droughts, less water in Europe as warming wrecks crops

LA HERRADURA, Spain -- “Herders and farmers have their feet on the ground, but their eyes on the sky.” The old saying is still...