Nashville mayor resigns after affair, pleads guilty to theft

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Mayor Megan Barry, a one-time rising star in the Democratic Party with big plans to remake Nashville, resigned Tuesday after pleading guilty to cheating the city out of thousands of dollars as she carried on an affair with her bodyguard.

  • Written by By JONATHAN MATTISE , Associated Press

Should schools be required to tell parents about bullying?

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Richard and Christine Taras knew their soft-spoken son had been picked on by a school bus bully. But they were unaware of the more extensive torment Jacobe endured in school hallways until the day the 13-year-old middle schooler killed himself with a hunting rifle.

  • Written by By MARY ESCH , Associated Press

AI's dirty little secret: It's powered by people

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — There's a dirty little secret about artificial intelligence: It's powered by hundreds of thousands of real people.

  • Written by By RYAN NAKASHIMA , AP Technology Writer

Opioid poisonings, overdoses send more US kids to hospitals

CHICAGO (AP) — Opioid poisonings and overdoses are sending increasing numbers of U.S. children and teens to the hospital, according to a study showing a substantial rise in young patients needing critical care.

  • Written by By LINDSEY TANNER , AP Medical Writer