• Review: Apple Watch goes solo, but don’t dump your phone yet

    SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — A chief gripe with Apple Watch is that it requires you to keep an iPhone with you for most tasks. The inclusion of GPS last year helped on runs and bike rides, but you’re still missing calls and messages without the phone nearby.

  • Another major deal in defense sector as global tensions rise

    FALLS CHURCH, Va. (AP) — Northrop Grumman is buying Orbital ATK for about $7.8 billion, with a backdrop of rising global tensions accelerating big deals in the defense sector.

  • Exhibit allows virtual ‘interviews’ with Holocaust survivors

    NEW YORK (AP) — What was it like in a Nazi concentration camp? How did you survive? How has it affected your life since?

  • US stocks quiet as banks rise and technology companies fall

    NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks edged higher Friday as technology companies and banks rose. The Standard & Poor’s 500 index closed above 2,500 for the first time as stocks had one of their best weeks this year.

  • Video game players get varsity treatment at more US colleges

    BOSTON (AP) — In some ways, they’re like typical college athletes. They’re on varsity teams. They train for hours between classes. Some get hefty scholarships. But instead of playing sports, they’re playing video games.

  • Sports in virtual reality sounds cool, but can feel distant

    NEW YORK (AP) — When watching sports in virtual reality, it’s best to remind yourself that TV wasn’t born in a day. Early television was mostly radio with pictures. It took years — even decades — for producers to figure out the right camera angles, graphics and instant replays to deliver.

  • Got old phones? Here’s how to reuse, recycle or sell them

    NEW YORK (AP) — It’s natural to get the phone-upgrade itch when the likes of Apple, Samsung and others keep coming out with newer models. And sometimes your old model is just kaput.

  • Equifax victims may face another hassle in buying an iPhone

    NEW YORK (AP) — Apple fans who froze their credit after the Equifax data breach may end up with another hassle on their hands if they try to get one of the new iPhones that can cost more than $1,000. People who did so and want to make any big purchase may find the same.

  • US stocks dip after record run as tech companies skid

    HONG KONG (AP) — Asian stocks were mostly lower Friday after North Korea fired off another missile over Japan, ratcheting up geopolitical tensions and denting investor sentiment.

  • Elected leaders, others remember longtime New Mexico senator

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — From the halls of Congress to the many corners of New Mexico, elected leaders and others are remembering former U.S. Sen. Pete Domenici. The longest serving U.S. senator in New Mexico’s history, Domenici died Wednesday at an Albuquerque hospital following a setback stemming from a recent abdominal surgery. He was 85.