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Man charged in William & Mary football player's death

NORFOLK, Va. — Police in Virginia say they've charged a man in the fatal shooting of a William & Mary football player last week.
Pilot: Cruise ship woes off Norway started with engine snags

Pilot: Cruise ship woes off Norway started with engine snags

COPENHAGEN — The Norwegian pilot on the cruise ship carrying more than 1,300 people that was caught in a hefty storm off the coast of Norway said Tuesday the situation worsened when engine problems appeared.
US housing starts slumped 8.7 per cent in February

US housing starts slumped 8.7 per cent in February

WASHINGTON — The number of homes under construction fell 8.7 per cent in February, as ground breakings for single-family houses plunged to their lowest level in nearly two years.
Uber acquires Mideast competitor Careem for $3.1 billion

Uber acquires Mideast competitor Careem for $3.1 billion

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — Ride-hailing service Uber announced on Tuesday it has acquired Mideast competitor Careem for $3.1 billion, giving the San Francisco-based firm the commanding edge in a region with a large, young, tech-savvy population.
Austrian far-right activist probed over ties to NZ suspect

Austrian far-right activist probed over ties to NZ suspect

BERLIN — Austria's leader called Tuesday for authorities to "ruthlessly" investigate possible ties between an Austrian nationalist group and the alleged Christchurch mosque gunman, after it emerged that a prominent far-right activist in the Alpine na
Celebrity lawyer Geragos named in Avenatti extortion case

Celebrity lawyer Geragos named in Avenatti extortion case

LOS ANGELES — Attorney Mark Geragos has had a long career representing high-profile clients including Michael Jackson, Colin Kaepernick and Jussie Smollett.

Oprah, Spielberg help Apple launch new streaming service

NEW YORK — Apple trotted out few details on its long-awaiting streaming service on Monday, but it didn't skimp on high-wattage celebrity.
Avenatti hit with Nike extortion claims, other charges

Avenatti hit with Nike extortion claims, other charges

LOS ANGELES — A year ago, Michael Avenatti's star was rising as the combative, media-savvy lawyer representing porn actress Stormy Daniels in her legal battles against President Donald Trump.
Apple highlights privacy in new services in jab at rivals

Apple highlights privacy in new services in jab at rivals

SAN FRANCISCO — Apple says its services respect your digital boundaries — and it wants you to know it.