Recent deadly attacks mean tight security for NYC New Year's

NEW YORK (AP) — Police are promising a bigger security detail than ever before in Times Square for this year's New Year's Eve celebration, which will cap off a year that saw a number of deadly attacks, including a vehicle rampage at the very spot where revelers will ring in 2018.

  • Written by By COLLEEN LONG , Associated Press

Egypt says 10 killed in attack outside Cairo church

CAIRO (AP) — At least 10 people, including eight Coptic Christians, were killed when an unidentified gunman opened fire outside a church in a south Cairo suburb, Egypt's Health Ministry said Friday. It was the latest attack targeting the majority Muslim country's embattled Christian minority.

  • Written by By MENNA ZAKI , Associated Press

Apple apologizes for secretly slowing older iPhones

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Apple apologized for secretly slowing down older iPhones, a move it said was necessary to avoid unexpected shutdowns related to battery fatigue.

  • Written by By RYAN NAKASHIMA , Technology Writer