SARATOGA, Calif. (AP) - Roku Inc., the streaming video device maker, said Wednesday that it has raised $60 million in its sixth round of funding. Media giant Hearst Corp. and an unnamed institutional investor joined existing backers such as News Corp.
By JUERGEN BAETZ and RAF CASERTAssociated Press
BRUSSELS (AP) - The European Union softened its demands for austerity Wednesday when it gave France, Spain and four other member states more time to bring their deficit levels under control so that they can support their ailing economies.
The EU Commis
By KARIN LAUBAssociated Press
BEIRUT (AP) - Two rockets hit Hezbollah strongholds in Beirut on Sunday, tearing through an apartment and peppering cars with shrapnel, a day after the Lebanese group's leader pledged to lift President Bashar Assad to victory in Syria's civil war.
The strikes il
By TOM ODULAAssociated Press
NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) - A suspect in the savage killing of a British soldier on a London street was arrested in Kenya in 2010 near the East African country's border with Somalia, an anti-terrorism police official said Sunday.
Michael Adebolajo was believed to have been
By JOSEF FEDERMANAssociated Press
JERUSALEM (AP) - It was an audacious idea that came to symbolize Israel's self-described status as "Start-Up Nation," a company that believed it could replace most gasoline-powered cars with electric vehicles and reduce the world's reliance on oil - and all
LOS ANGELES (AP) - In a story May 25 about protests against seed developer Monsanto Co., The Associated Press erroneously reported that insecticide resistance is a common trait for genetically modified seeds.