Boarding schools for young under scrutiny amid abuse cases

Adrian Hooper Jr.'s parents hoped to secure a bright future for their son when they sent him away to boarding school at age 11. It was the early 1960s, and the Fessenden School in Massachusetts had an impeccable reputation, having educated Roosevelts and Kennedys.

  • Written by MICHELLE R. SMITH, Associated Press DENISE LAVOIE, Associated Press

Coming later today: Apple's next big software improvements

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — With sales of Apple's flagship iPhone slowing , the spotlight is on the company's hunt for its next big thing. Apple's annual software developers conference, which kicks off Monday, will be its next big opportunity to show the world what's coming next.

  • Written by BRANDON BAILEY, AP Technology Writer

Campaign to remove judge in Stanford rape case gains steam

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A fledgling campaign to recall the judge who sentenced a former Stanford University swimmer to six months in jail for sexually assaulting an unconscious woman gained momentum Friday as three prominent political consultants joined the effort.

  • Written by KRISTIN J. BENDER, Associated Press LISA LEFF, Associated Press