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  • Facebook 1Q results soar; CFO to step down

    Updated: Wed, Apr 23, 2014

    NEW YORK (AP) — Facebook's earnings nearly tripled and revenue grew sharply in the first quarter, surpassing Wall Street's expectations thanks to an 82 percent increase in advertising revenue. It was the fourth quarter in a row that Facebook beat forecasts as it continues to barrel...

  • Zynga founder Pincus leaving operations role

    Updated: Wed, Apr 23, 2014

    NEW YORK (AP) — Online game maker Zynga's founder Mark Pincus is stepping down as chief product officer, less than a year after he was replaced as the company's CEO, as the company's sales slide. Zynga said Wednesday that Pincus will remain chairman of the company he founded in...

  • Singer Chris Brown's DC trial delayed for months

    Updated: Wed, Apr 23, 2014

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Singer Chris Brown's trial on an assault charge was put on hold for months Wednesday after prosecutors declined to grant immunity to his bodyguard, who would be a key witness in the case. Brown will remain in custody for the near future after a Los Angeles judge...

  • Seattle signs Trufant, CB expected to retire

    Updated: Wed, Apr 23, 2014

    RENTON, Wash. (AP) — The Seattle Seahawks have signed former cornerback Marcus Trufant, who is expected to announce his retirement from football. Seattle announced the signing Wednesday and said Trufant was expected to announce his intentions during a news conference Thursday....

  • Royals coach has surgery on broken left arm

    Updated: Wed, Apr 23, 2014

    CLEVELAND (AP) — Kansas City Royals first base coach Rusty Kuntz had surgery on his broken left arm, an injury he sustained when he was hit by a line drive during pregame batting practice. Kuntz had a plate and eight screws inserted during the operation Wednesday at the Cleveland...

  • Colorado lawmaker pushes for school arrest stats

    Updated: Wed, Apr 23, 2014

    DENVER (AP) — A Colorado state senator says she'll be pushing law enforcement agencies to report statistics showing what happens when trouble at school leads to arrests, but police see the new requirement as just one more unfunded burden. The Smart School Discipline Law, aimed at...

  • Amid Russia warning, Ukraine is in a security bind

    Updated: Wed, Apr 23, 2014

    DONETSK, Ukraine (AP) — Russia's foreign minister warned Wednesday that attacks on Russian citizens or interests in Ukraine would bring a firm response and drew a comparison to the circumstances that opened the war with Georgia in 2008. "Russian citizens being attacked is an attack...

  • Brazil enacts Internet 'Bill of Rights'

    Updated: Wed, Apr 23, 2014

    SAO PAULO (AP) — Brazil's president signed into law on Wednesday a "Bill of Rights" for the digital age that aims to protect online privacy and promote the Internet as a public utility by barring telecommunications companies from charging for preferential access to their networks....

  • Boy says he sang gospel song, abductor freed him

    Updated: Wed, Apr 23, 2014

    ATLANTA (AP) — A 9-year-old Atlanta boy who police say was abducted for a short time from his driveway is being praised by community leaders for his calm as he sang the gospel song "Every Praise" until the man released him. Willie Myrick recounted the story at a recent gathering in...

  • Photos explore dynamics of youths' sexual identity

    Updated: Wed, Apr 23, 2014

    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — For many, it's difficult to understand Foster Noone's sexual identity. The 17-year-old uses the labels of bisexual, trans and gender neutral all at once. A photography exhibition opening at the Birmingham Civil Rights Institute on Wednesday night seeks to put...

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