Experts: Uber self-driving system should have spotted woman

TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — Video of a deadly self-driving vehicle crash in suburban Phoenix shows a pedestrian walking from a darkened area onto a street just moments before an Uber SUV strikes her.


  • Written by By TOM KRISHER and JACQUES BILLEAUD , Associated Press

AP Exclusive: Toy co. CEO leads effort to salvage Toys R Us

NEW YORK (AP) — Toy company executive Isaac Larian and other investors have pledged a total of $200 million and hope to raise four times that amount in crowdfunding in a bid to save potentially more than half of the 735 Toys R Us stores that will go dark in bankruptcy proceedings.

  • Written by By ANNE D'INNOCENZIO , AP Retail Writer

Peru president undone by corruption scandals he vowed to end

LIMA, Peru (AP) — He took office in 2016 as a political outsider boasting that his strong business credentials would buoy Peru's economy while sweeping away endemic corruption. But with his offer of resignation, Pedro Pablo Kuczynski joins a long list of recent Peruvian presidents undone by scandals that have destroyed voters' trust in their elected officials.

  • Written by By FRANKLIN BRICENO and JOSHUA GOODMAN , Associated Press

Facebook's Zuckerberg admits mistakes, outlines fixes

NEW YORK (AP) — Breaking more than four days of silence, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg admitted mistakes and outlined steps to protect user data in light of a privacy scandal involving a Trump-connected data-mining firm.


  • Written by By BARBARA ORTUTAY, DANICA KIRKA and GREGORY KATZ , Associated Press