• In this June 29, 2015, photo, Lauren Simo, left, answers questions during a weekly forum streamed via Periscope on the smartphone of Fish Consulting owner Tony Srebnik, at the company's offices in Hollywood, Fla. Marketing successes with Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest and Instagram have encouraged companies to try streaming apps like Periscope and Meerkat. (AP Photo/Alan Diaz)

    Companies exploit live-streaming apps Periscope, Meerkat

    NEW YORK (AP) — Companies have learned to use Facebook, Instagram and other social media to drum up business and now they’re finding ways to exploit two new apps, Periscope and Meerkat.

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  • Martin Sorrell, chief executive officer of advertising agency WPP speaks at the 128th International Olympic Committee (IOC) session in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia on Sunday, Aug. 2, 2015. Sorrell told the International Olympic Committee on Sunday that it needs to stay relevant with the younger generation and concentrate more of its content outside of the two-year Olympic cycles on the Internet and via mobile devices. (AP Photo/Joshua Paul)

    More online, more on mobile: advertising executive to IOC

    KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — A leading advertising executive told the IOC on Sunday that the Olympic body needs to stay relevant with the younger generation and concentrate more of its content on the Internet and via mobile devices.

  • Chicago Cubs' Anthony Rizzo  gets a high five from teammate Dexter Fowler after hitting a three run home run off Milwaukee Brewers' Jeremy Jeffress during the eighth inning of a baseball game Thursday, July 30, 2015, in Milwaukee. (AP Photo/Tom Lynn)

    Rizzo helps Cubs beat Brewers 5-2

    MILWAUKEE (AP) — Chicago was struggling before Anthony Rizzo got the Cubs back on track with one mighty swing in Milwaukee.

  • New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft addresses a room full of reporters to make a statement condemning NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell's action upholding New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady's four game "Deflategate" suspension during an NFL football training camp media availability at the team's facility Wednesday, July 29, 2015, in Foxborough, Mass. (AP Photo/Stephan Savoia)

    Brady fights on, files lawsuit to stop suspension

    FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Tom Brady took the fight over his “Deflategate” suspension to social media and federal court Wednesday, and New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft backed the three-time Super Bowl MVP, saying “I was wrong to put my faith in the league.”