Apple sued in China over showing of war film from the 1990s

BEIJING (AP) — Apple is being sued by a subsidiary of China's broadcasting regulator over a propaganda film more than 20 years old, in the latest legal wrangling for the tech giant in China in recent weeks.

  • Written by LOUISE WATT, Associated Press

Australians vote in tight general election contest

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Polls have closed on the Australian east coast on Saturday in general elections in which the ruling conservative coalition expected to lose ground as it seeks a second term after a divisive first three years in power.

  • Written by ROD McGUIRK, Associated Press

Israeli airstrikes hit Gaza Hamas sites after rocket attack

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — The Israeli military struck a series of militant sites in Gaza early Saturday in response to a rocket attack that hit a kindergarten in the Israeli border town of Sderot.


Compensation expert to oversee Orlando donation funds

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — The attorney who oversaw the distribution of donations after the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks, the Boston Marathon bombing and the BP oil spill compensation fund will now handle the fund for victims of the Pulse nightclub shootings in Orlando.


Park Service uses 'CSI' tactics in response to bear attacks

GATLINBURG, Tenn. (AP) — In what amounts to an innocence project for bears, National Park Service rangers are turning to modern forensic technology, including DNA evidence, to make sure they don't kill the wrong bear when a human is attacked in the mountains.

  • Written by SHEILA BURKE, Associated Press