Augmented reality mapping out tech's next mind-bending trip

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Virtual reality is a trip, but an even wilder ride could be around the corner as mind-bending startups and technology trendsetters try to emblazon the world with interactive holograms that enlighten, entertain and empower us.

  • Written by MICHAEL LIEDTKE, AP Technology Writer

AP Explains: Why Asian diplomacy is on nuke summit sidelines

WASHINGTON (AP) — The leaders of China, India, Japan and South Korea are among the heads of government converging on Washington for a summit on countering the nightmarish threat of nuclear terrorism. But with tensions in North Korea and the South China Sea running high, the meetings that Asian leaders have on the sidelines could attract more attention than the summit itself.

  • Written by MATTHEW PENNINGTON, Associated Press

In Minneapolis, distrust flares after officers cleared

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Activists from Minneapolis' black community spent four months demanding the release of videos and other evidence after a black man was fatally shot in a confrontation with two white police officers. When it finally was made public and a prosecutor announced the officers wouldn't be charged, they were enraged.

  • Written by STEVE KARNOWSKI, Associated Press KEVIN BURBACH, Associated Press