• Zuckerberg is a dad, and he’s giving away most of his money

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and his wife announced the birth of their daughter Max as well as plans to donate most of their wealth, or roughly $45 billion, to a new organization that will tackle a broad range of the world’s ills.

  • In this Tuesday, Nov. 17, 2015 photo, an eagle sits on a branch near the shoreline of the Rappahannock river at Fones Cliff in Richmond County, Va. A developer is proposing a luxury development of hundreds of homes and other attractions on a cliff overlooking this critical feeding area for migratory waterfowl. (AP Photo/Steve Helber)

    A proposed luxury resort where eagles soar stirs anger

    WARSAW, Va. (AP) — Twice a year, bald eagles from as far north as Canada and as far south as Florida flock by the thousands to a stretch of the Rappahannock River in Virginia for an all-you-can-eat buffet. They perch in trees atop pale cliffs rising along this river to the Chesapeake Bay and dive bomb the waters for shad, catfish, stripers and even waterfowl.

  • Albuquerque to hold parade Sunday for UFC champ Holly Holm

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — New UFC women’s bantamweight champion Holly Holm is being honored by her hometown of Albuquerque with a parade set for this Sunday.

  • In this Monday, Nov. 29, 2010, file photo, a consumer looks at Cyber Monday sales on her computer at her home in Palo Alto, Calif. Retailers are rolling out online deals on so-called "Cyber Monday." But now that shoppers are online all the time anyway, the 10-year-old shopping holiday is losing some of its luster. (AP Photo/Paul Sakuma, File)

    Cyber Monday sales still on top, but losing some luster

    NEW YORK (AP) — Shoppers traded bricks for clicks on Monday, flocking online to snap up “Cyber Monday” deals on everything from cashmere sweaters to Star Wars toys.

  • This photo provided by Fox Searchlight shows Michael Caine, left, as Fred Ballinger, and Harvey Keitel as Mick Boyle, in "Youth."  The movie opens in U.S. theaters on Dec. 4, 2015.  (Gianni Fiorito/Fox Searchlight via AP)

    Review: ‘Youth’ a captivating portrait of friendship, aging

    Superheroes and franchise blockbusters may dominate the multiplex, but Paolo Sorrentino’s “Youth” is a reminder of the touching, unexpected and unusual places movies can go.

  • This July 15, 2013, file photo, shows a sign for Wall Street outside the New York Stock Exchange, in New York. Global stock markets were mostly lower Monday, Nov. 30, 2015, as investors looked ahead to this week's public appearances by the U.S. Federal Reserve chief for signs of whether the central bank will raise interest rates in December. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File)

    US stocks are little changed in early trading after holiday

    TOKYO (AP) — Asian stock markets were mostly higher Tuesday as improved manufacturing in Japan offset weak Chinese data. The addition of the yuan to the IMF’s basket of globally important currencies bolstered confidence China is making progress with financial and economic liberalization.

  • Rhiannon Leonard interviews her boss, Gary Himes, Friday, Nov. 27, 2015, in Weverton, Md., for StoryCorps' Great Thanksgiving Listen oral history project. High school students across the United States were asked to interview an elder and send the audio recording to a publIcly accessible Library of Congress archive. (AP Photo/David Dishneau)

    StoryCorps adds thousands of stories to national archive

    The Great Thanksgiving Listen is over. Now anyone can listen in.

  • In this Thursday, March 8, 2007, file photo, a C3 flip phone from Pantech is shown, on a keyboard for size comparison, in New York. More than 90 percent of smartphone users trade up for newer models within two years, according to experts. But a fraction of the population continues to cling to older phones, some 3 to 4 years old, or more. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File)

    For some people, the older the smartphone, the better

    NEW YORK (AP) — Between splashy launches, lavish new-phone offers (get a free HDTV on activation!) and frequent software updates that slow down your old handset, it sometimes feels like the entire technology industry is pushing you to buy the latest smartphone. Yet some holdouts resist.

  • A shopper carries a bag as she walks out of a Guess store at Dolphin Mall, Saturday, Nov. 28, 2015, in Miami. Store retailers saw fewer customer visits on Thanksgiving and Black Friday, compared with last year, according to Kevin Kearns, ShopperTrak's chief revenue officer. (AP Photo/Alan Diaz)

    Change in Thanksgiving weekend spending stumps retailers

    NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. shoppers no longer blow the bulk of their holiday budgets on the day after Thanksgiving known as Black Friday.

  • Participants run as the India Gate monument is seen in the hazy background during Delhi Half Marathon in New Delhi, India, Sunday, Nov. 29, 2015. Ethiopia's Birhanu Legese and Kenya's Cynthia Limo won the men's and women's elite categories, respectively. (AP Photo/Altaf Qadri)

    Tens of thousands overcome Delhi pollution in half marathon

    NEW DELHI (AP) — The tens of thousands of people who participated in Sunday’s half marathon in India’s capital had more than just running 21 kilometers (13 miles) through New Delhi’s streets on a misty, chilly morning to deal with. They also had to overcome the city’s unparalleled air pollution.