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Gap CEO Art Peck steps down amid slumping sales, stock price

Gap CEO Art Peck steps down amid slumping sales, stock price

NEW YORK — Gap announced Thursday that CEO Art Peck is stepping down as the company struggles to turn around a long-standing sales slump.
Google digitizes artworks in Puerto Rico for 1st time

Google digitizes artworks in Puerto Rico for 1st time

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — The 1953 painting by Rafael Tufiño Figueroa features his mother with a red scarf on her head, a determined look on her face and heavy expression lines, a depiction of a working-class woman that broke from conventional portrait

S. Carolina man: McDonald's sweet tea came with weed inside

HILTON HEAD, S.C. — A South Carolina man who went to McDonald's for a sweet tea says he received a little extra herbal substance on the side.
China sentences fentanyl traffickers after US tip about ring

China sentences fentanyl traffickers after US tip about ring

XINGTAI, China — A Chinese court sentenced nine fentanyl traffickers on Thursday in a case that is the culmination of a rare collaboration between Chinese and U.S.
Hopes rise that lifting tariffs could allow US-China accord

Hopes rise that lifting tariffs could allow US-China accord

BEIJING — The prospects for a preliminary breakthrough in the U.S.-China trade war improved Thursday after the two sides agreed to reduce some punitive tariffs on each other's goods, though the full extent of the rollback wasn't clear.
Saudi recruitment of Twitter workers reflects insider risks

Saudi recruitment of Twitter workers reflects insider risks

Allegations that two former Twitter employees spied on users for the Saudi government have spotlighted the threat posed by insiders who exploit their access to the mountains of sensitive data held by tech companies.
Potential McConnell opponent goes off air after complaint

Potential McConnell opponent goes off air after complaint

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — A Kentucky radio host who is considering a run against U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is off the air after Republicans accused him of campaign violations.
Secret Service study: School attackers showed warning signs

Secret Service study: School attackers showed warning signs

WASHINGTON — Most students who committed deadly school attacks over the past decade were badly bullied, had a history of disciplinary trouble and their behaviour concerned others but was never reported, according to a U.S.
Celebrities, others ask Texas to halt inmate's execution

Celebrities, others ask Texas to halt inmate's execution

HOUSTON — Supporters of a Texas death row inmate who is facing lethal injection in less than two weeks for a murder he says he didn't commit are mounting a final push in the courts and on social media to stop his execution, which is being called into
Celebrities, others ask Texas to halt inmate's execution

Celebrities, others ask Texas to halt inmate's execution

HOUSTON — Supporters of a Texas death row inmate who is facing lethal injection in less than two weeks for a murder he says he didn't commit are mounting a final push in the courts and on social media to stop his execution, which is being called into
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