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Man is held in France over posts about California murders as Olympic torch passes through Bordeaux

May. 23, 2024 10:24 AM EDT

PARIS (AP) — A man in France who posted online about a deadly rampage in California in 2014 has been taken into custody and has told police investigators he had been thinking about an attack of his own, the French prosecutor overseeing the police probe in Bordeaux said Thursday. ...

Adult day services provide stimulation for older Americans, and respite for full-time caregivers

May. 23, 2024 09:57 AM EDT

PLATTSBURGH, N.Y. (AP) — Sally White helps her husband of 46 years get dressed, fed and on the bus for the short ride from their home to Third Age Adult Day Center four mornings a week. Preparing 74-year-old Rodger White to leave the house for the day can be a chore since he’s...

Nvidia's profit soars, underscoring its dominance in chips for artificial intelligence

May. 22, 2024 21:58 PM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Nvidia on Wednesday overshot Wall Street estimates as its profit skyrocketed, bolstered by the chipmaking dominance that has made the company an icon of the artificial intelligence boom. Its net income rose more than sevenfold compared to a year earlier,...

California advances legislation cracking down on stolen goods resellers and auto theft

May. 22, 2024 19:59 PM EDT

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — The California Senate approved a bipartisan package of 15 bills Wednesday that would increase penalties for organized crime rings, expand drug court programs and close a legal loophole to make it easier to prosecute auto thefts. One proposal would require...

Top Apple exec acknowledges shortcomings in effort to bring competition in iPhone app payments

May. 22, 2024 19:24 PM EDT

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Longtime Apple executive Phil Schiller on Wednesday acknowledged a court-ordered makeover of the U.S. payment system in its iPhone app store hasn't done much to increase competition — a shortcoming that could result in a federal judge demanding more changes. ...

Feds face trial over prison guards' abuse of incarcerated women at now-shuttered California facility

May. 22, 2024 17:43 PM EDT

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — The federal Bureau of Prisons will go to trial next year over claims it allowed an environment where guards at a now-shuttered California prison sexually abused incarcerated women, a judge ordered Wednesday. In the first public hearing since FCI Dublin...

Federal Bureau of Prisons will go on trial over claims it failed to prevent abuse of incarcerated women in California

May. 22, 2024 17:26 PM EDT
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Federal Bureau of Prisons will go on trial over claims it failed to prevent abuse of incarcerated women in California.

Zuora: Fiscal Q1 Earnings Snapshot

May. 22, 2024 16:53 PM EDT

REDWOOD CITY, Calif. (AP) — REDWOOD CITY, Calif. (AP) — Zuora Inc. (ZUO) on Wednesday reported a loss of $13.7 million in its fiscal first quarter. On a per-share basis, the Redwood City, California-based company said it had a loss of 9 cents. Earnings, adjusted for stock option...

Nvidia: Fiscal Q1 Earnings Snapshot

May. 22, 2024 16:41 PM EDT

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Nvidia Corp. (NVDA) on Wednesday reported fiscal first-quarter earnings of $14.88 billion. The Santa Clara, California-based company said it had net income of $5.98 per share. Earnings, adjusted for one-time gains and costs,...

Synopsys: Fiscal Q2 Earnings Snapshot

May. 22, 2024 16:37 PM EDT

SUNNYVALE, Calif. (AP) — SUNNYVALE, Calif. (AP) — Synopsys Inc. (SNPS) on Wednesday reported fiscal second-quarter profit of $292.1 million. On a per-share basis, the Sunnyvale, California-based company said it had net income of $1.88. Earnings, adjusted for one-time gains and...