Trump on top: He reaches magic number to clinch nomination

WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump reached the number of delegates needed to clinch the Republican nomination for president Thursday, completing an unlikely rise that has upended the political landscape and set the stage for a bitter fall campaign.

  • Written by STEPHEN OHLEMACHER, Associated Press JONATHAN LEMIRE, Associated Press

Michigan kidnapping suspect charged in unrelated killing

MUSKEGON, Mich. (AP) — A western Michigan man accused of abducting a 16-year-old girl last month has been charged with murder in the shooting death of a 36-year-old jogger in 2014, prosecutors announced Wednesday.


Feds spend billions to run museum-ready computer systems

WASHINGTON (AP) — The government is squandering its technology budget maintaining museum-ready computer systems in critical areas from nuclear weapons to Social Security. They're still using floppy disks at the Pentagon.

  • Written by RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVAR, Associated Press

Hacker Guccifer pleads guilty to hacking Bush emails

ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) — The Romanian hacker known as Guccifer will serve at least two years in prison after pleading guilty to breaking into computer accounts of the Bush family in 2013 and publicly releasing private family photos.

  • Written by MATTHEW BARAKAT, Associated Press

Clinton faulted on emails by State Department audit

WASHINGTON (AP) — Hillary Clinton and her team ignored clear guidance from the State Department that heremail setup broke federal standards and could leave sensitive material vulnerable to hackers, an independent audit has found. Her aides twice brushed aside concerns, in one case telling technical staff "the matter was not to be discussed further."

  • Written by MICHAEL BIESECKER, Associated Press BRADLEY KLAPPER, Associated Press