• US tech giants may find their future shaped by Europe

    LONDON (AP) — Silicon Valley is a uniquely American creation, the product of an entrepreneurial spirit and no-holds-barred capitalism that now drives many aspects of modern life.

  • Silver and MJ: 1 man’s NBA garbage is another man’s beauty

    NEW YORK (AP) — Adam Silver’s NBA has endless action and daily drama.

  • Asian stocks little-changed after Wall Street hits new highs

    BEIJING (AP) — Asian stocks were little-changed Tuesday after Wall Street’s major indexes rose to new highs as China prepared to open a key political meeting.

  • Helmet maker vows fight against Hernandez concussion lawsuit

    DEDHAM, Mass. (AP) — Football helmet maker Riddell says it intends to vigorously defend its products and its reputation against concussion-related lawsuits like one lawyers for late New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez have filed in Massachusetts against it and the NFL.

  • Questions and answers about Colin Kaepernick’s grievance

    Let’s assume that Colin Kaepernick is better than several quarterbacks — backups, and even starters — who have managed to find jobs on NFL rosters this season.

  • Netflix sinking deeper into debt to fuel subscriber growth

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Netflix is sinking deeper into debt in its relentless pursuit of more viewers, leaving the company little margin for error as it tries to build the world’s biggest video subscription service.

  • Correction: Kansas-Leaking Gas story

    WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — In a story Oct. 14 about leaking gas wells, The Associated Press reported erroneously that Kansas Gas Service owns the nearby Yaggy gas storage field. Kansas Gas Service owned the facility at the time of the 2001 Hutchinson explosions, but the company no longer owns it.

  • Maryland AD Kevin Anderson taking 6-month sabbatical

    COLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) — Maryland athletic director Kevin Anderson is taking a six-month sabbatical.

  • Wisconsin governor tells NFL players to stop anthem protests

    MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker says he thinks NFL players should stop protesting during the national anthem and instead speak out against domestic violence.

  • Neigh-sayers welcome at this pet-friendly Kentucky motel

    GEORGETOWN, Ky. (AP) — A Canadian horse has had the opportunity to watch television for the first time at a pet-friendly Kentucky motel.