Report: Yahoo gave US intel agencies access to email

NEW YORK (AP) — Yahoo scanned hundreds of millions of incoming emails at the behest of U.S. intelligence or law enforcement, according to a report published Tuesday.

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3 win Nobel chemistry prize for world's tiniest machines

STOCKHOLM (AP) — Three scientists won the Nobel Prize in chemistry on Wednesday for developing the world's smallest machines, work that could revolutionize computer technology and lead to a new type of battery.

  • Written by KARL RITTER, Associated Press

Officials worried about complacency as Matthew nears Florida

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — Florida canceled classes along its Atlantic coastline and theme parks kept a watchful eye as Hurricane Matthew headed toward the East Coast.

  • Written by TERRY SPENCER, Associated Press JENNIFER KAY, Associated Press

Steady Pence gets wide praise, but Kaine lands jabs on Trump

WASHINGTON (AP) — Republican Mike Pence won bipartisan plaudits for a calm and collected performance in the vice presidential debate. But Democrat Tim Kaine was claiming mission accomplished for forcing his opponent to confront —or not — Donald Trump's long list of provocative remarks.

  • Written by JULIE PACE, Associated Press JOSH LEDERMAN, Associated Press

UN releases satellite images of damage in Syria's Aleppo

GENEVA (AP) — The U.N. on Wednesday released stark satellite images showing the most recent destruction of Syria's embattled northern city of Aleppo, which has been pounded by Syrian and Russian airstrikes since the collapse of a U.S.-Russia brokered cease-fire two weeks ago.

  • Written by JAMEY KEATEN, Associated Press SUZAN FRASER, Associated Press