Northeast set for late-winter hit of heavy snow, strong wind

NEW YORK (AP) — A powerful nor'easter could bring blizzard conditions and more than a foot of snow from the mid-Atlantic to parts of the Northeast, and officials warned of potential beach erosion, possible coastal flooding and power outages from the late-season snowstorm.

 

  • Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

Intel drops $14B on Mobileye in race for a driverless future

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Intel will buy Israel's Mobileye in a deal valued at just over $14 billion, the latest push by a major tech company to advance autonomous vehicles that could change the way traffic moves globally.

 

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Gorsuch might be tough to predict on criminal justice cases

WASHINGTON (AP) — Judge Neil Gorsuch wasn't convinced that a teenager who made burping sounds in a classroom should be arrested, handcuffed and taken to juvenile detention in a police car.

 

  • Written by SAM HANANEL , Associated Press

UNICEF says 2016 was worst year yet for Syria's children

BEIRUT (AP) — In Syria, last year was the worst yet for the country's rising generation, with at least 652 children killed in 2016, the United Nations' child relief agency said Monday.

 

  • Written by PHILIP ISSA , Associated Press