Uber CEO Kalanick resigns under investor pressure

DETROIT (AP) — Travis Kalanick, the combative and embattled CEO of ride-hailing giant Uber, has resigned under pressure from investors at a pivotal time for the company.

  • Written by By TOM KRISHER , AP Auto Writer

Hidden trove of suspected Nazi artifacts found in Argentina

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — In a hidden room in a house near Argentina's capital, police believe they have found the biggest collection of Nazi artifacts in the country's history, including a bust relief of Adolf Hitler, magnifying glasses inside elegant boxes with swastikas and what authorities say is a medical device used to measure head size.

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  • Written by By DEBORA REY , Associated Press

McConnell says GOP getting ready for Senate health care vote

 

WASHINGTON (AP) — Republicans are getting ready for Senate votes on legislation scuttling former President Barack Obama's health care law, Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said Tuesday among growing indications that the climactic vote could occur next week.

  • Written by By ALAN FRAM , Associated Press

Van attack on London Muslims suggests new polarization

LONDON (AP) — The rash of deadly terror attacks that has rattled Britain in recent months took an ominous new turn on Monday as Muslim worshippers became targets during the holy month of Ramadan, mowed down by an attacker who plowed a van into a crowd leaving prayers at two mosques in north London.

  • Written by By DANICA KIRKA, PAISLEY DODDS and GREGORY KATZ , Associated Press

NASA telescope finds 10 more planets that could have life

WASHINGTON (AP) — NASA's planet-hunting telescope has found 10 new planets outside our solar system that are likely the right size and temperature to potentially have life on them, broadly hinting that we are probably not alone.

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  • Written by By SETH BORENSTEIN , AP Science Writer