Judge OKs extradition of British man on US hacking charges

LONDON (AP) — A British man accused of hacking into U.S. military and government computer systems and stealing confidential information should be extradited to the United States to face trial, a judge ruled Friday.

  • Written by JILL LAWLESS, Associated Press

Police: Man shoots wife in front of kids; kills himself

BOLIVAR, Tenn. (AP) — Police in Tennessee say a man fatally shot his estranged wife 10 times in front of her children and then led police on a chase before turning the gun on himself.


Phone home: Galaxy Note 7 users face Samsung's recall

NEW YORK (AP) — Denial. Anger. Acceptance. Consumers who shelled out $850 or more for the sleek Galaxy Note 7 are moving right through the stages of grief following Samsung's recall of smartphones that have been catching fire — and not in the good way.

  • Written by MAE ANDERSON, AP Technology Writer

Small-craft advisories on East Coast; Ian no longer tropical

CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — Small-craft advisories were posted along the East Coast on Friday as Tropical Storm Julia continued to meander off the Carolinas. Two other storms spun in the Middle of the Atlantic, far from land.