Activist discovers iPhone spyware, sparking security update

AJMAN, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The suspicious text message that appeared on Ahmed Mansoor's iPhone promised to reveal details about torture in the United Arab Emirates' prisons. All Mansoor had to do was click the link.

  • Written by RAPHAEL SATTER, Associated Press JON GAMBRELL, Associated Press DANIELLA CHESLOW, Associated Press

UN official: For Afghan women 'glass is half full'

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — As the United States prepared to invade Taliban-ruled Afghanistan 15 years ago, then-First Lady Laura Bush took over her husband's weekly radio address to tell the American people that part of the reason for going to war after the attacks of September 11, 2001, was to liberate Afghan women from the brutality that had been forced on them by the extremists' regime.

  • Written by LYNNE O'DONNELL, Associated Press

US economy grew at tepid 1.1 percent pace in spring

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. economy expanded at a sluggish 1.1 percent pace this spring as businesses sharply reduced their stockpiles of goods and spent less on new buildings and equipment.

  • Written by CHRISTOPHER S. RUGABER, AP Economics Writer

Clinton says Trump unleashes 'radical fringe' in GOP

MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — Hillary Clinton says Donald Trump has unleashed the "radical fringe" within the Republican Party, including anti-Semites and white supremacists, dubbing the billionaire businessman's campaign as one that will "make America hate again."

  • Written by JONATHAN LEMIRE, Associated Press LISA LERER, Associated Press