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Alex Rodriguez is back on the field for the New York Yankees in his new role as an instructor
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie says that federal investigators have told him that the investigation into a train crash could take at least seven to 10 days
Clinton spokesman Nick Merrill says that Hillary Clinton called Alicia Machado on Friday to express gratitude to the former Miss Universe who has become caught up in the maelstrom of the presidential campaign
Russia has responded to the U.S. call to end the onslaught on Aleppo by saying that Washington should separate the moderate opposition from al-Qaida's branch in Syria for any credible cease-fire to begin
If newspaper endorsements equaled victory, Hillary Clinton would be in line for a historic landslide
Two Democratic senators say nine states are violating federal law with their mail-in voter registration deadlines for the November election
Somalia accuses U.S. forces of carrying out airstrike that killed 13 Somali soldiers
Americans get Ryder Cup off to rousing start with 1st sweep of opening session since 1975
Her response seems tailored to strengthen her support among women and Hispanic voters.
Bosnians will vote Sunday in local elections marked by a battle over who will run the municipalities in the part of the country run by Bosnian Serbs _ a pro-European Union coalition or the already ruling separatist party with close ties to Russia
Military judge rejects defense efforts to dismiss desertion case against Bowe Bergdahl over comments made by Sen. John McCain
Eight Houston taco trucks are signing up voters ahead of the Nov. 8 presidential election _ offering a side of civic engagement with the spicy fare they serve up daily
Hillary Clinton sought to avoid the latest maelstrom around Donald Trump in Florida Friday with a speech focused on enhancing public service opportunities
A new California law allows self-driving vehicles to be tested on public roads with no human backup
Nearly three years after merger, American Airlines rolls out flight system covering all its pilots.
Garcia and Kaymer say Europeans will not be daunted by 4-0 deficit at Ryder Cup
A Homeland Security Department official says hackers have targeted the voter registration systems of more than 20 states in recent months
Police investigating suspected Italian mobsters for cocaine trafficking have discovered two Van Gogh paintings hidden in a farmhouse near Naples, masterpieces that had vanished in 2002 heist at Amsterdam's Van Gogh Museum
Louisville quarterback Lamar Jackson is the headliner when the third-ranked Cardinals face No. 5 Clemson, relegating Tigers quarterback Deshaun Watson into a supporting role Saturday night
An Alabama judicial court has suspended chief justice Roy Moore for the remainder of his term for trying to defy the federal courts on gay marriage
Even in death, Shimon Peres managed to bring Israelis and Palestinians together
The man who got generations of hot dog lovers humming along to the Oscar Mayer Weiner song has died
Hungary is holding a referendum on Sunday against future European Union quotas for accepting asylum seekers, but schemes already in place to ensure EU member countries are taking in a fair share of the migrants reaching Europe hardly are working now
Donald Trump shamed a former beauty pageant winner Friday for her sexual history and encouraged presidential voters to check out what he called her "sex tape" in a tweet-storm that dragged him further from his campaign's efforts to appeal to women
BMW is recalling 4,000 SUVs in the U.S. and Canada to fix a new and potentially deadly problem with Takata air bag inflators
Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra musicians are on strike after unanimously rejecting calls for a 15 percent pay cut, changes to their pension plan and staffing cuts they say management is proposing
A suspended University of Southern California football player charged with rape in Utah and facing allegations involving the same woman in California was ordered during his first court appearance not to contact the alleged victim
The DEA says paperwork still needs filling out, but that the ban is still coming.
Campaign repeats claim it is above board and asks for similar investigation into Clinton Foundation.
A year ago, Jacksonville Jaguars coach Gus Bradley noticed the tempo and energy among his players increase as their first practice at Allianz Park neared an end
Shimon Peres was laid to rest by dozens of world leaders who praised Israel's former president and prime minister for pursuing peace with an indefatigable spirit and optimism, even though his vision of a "new Middle East" was never fulfilled
The recessionary concerns that floated around immediately following the Brexit vote may have been overblown.
Police have searched the home of a Connecticut woman who went missing at sea while on a fishing trip with her son
One player called it 'religious and sexist discrimination.'
The Southern Conference is keeping four championships scheduled for North Carolina in the state
The leading passer in the FBS has a pretty strong connection with the No. 1 overall pick in this year's NFL draft
A 14-year-old South Carolina boy has been charged as a juvenile with murder and three counts of attempted murder after authorities say he killed his father and opened fire on students at a school playground, wounding three people.
Millions in U.S. military assistance flow to countries known to use child soldiers.
A Syrian opposition monitoring group that tracks Syria's civil war says a year of Russian airstrikes have killed more than 9,000 people in the war-torn country
Correction: Yellowstone-Ringing Phones story
US stocks are climbing as banks trade higher after a steep drop the previous day
Browns coach Hue Jackson said the team has moved on from troubled wide receiver Josh Gordon, who announced Thursday he's entering rehab
Donald Trump's latest loopy tweet-storm demonstrates again that he can't handle the presidency.
A first look at U.S. teens and young children who were infected with Zika suggests the virus typically causes at worst only a mild illness
A team of explorers say they've discovered that a cave in the eastern Czech Republic is the world's deepest flooded fissure, going at least 404 meters (1,325 feet) deep
A 14-year-old South Carolina boy accused of killing his father and wounding three people during a school shooting has been charged with murder and three counts of attempted murder
South African authorities used a helicopter to recover the bodies of 3 suspected poachers who were fatally shot by rangers in a wildlife park where rhino poaching has increased in recent weeks
Pope Francis arrived in Georgia on Friday and backed the government's demand that people displaced by a brief 2008 war with Russia be allowed to return home
Turkey's main opposition leader is accusing the government of using emergency powers intended to deal with the aftermath of a failed coup to clamp down on dissenting voices
"Breaking Bad" star Aaron Paul has penned an emotional appreciation of Pearl Jam
Penguins, Caps, Lightning and Panthers make for a crowd in East race
A lawyer for a white Oklahoma police officer charged in an unarmed black man's death says she was so hyper-focused on the situation that she didn't hear other officers arrive or the deadly gunshot she fired.
Police say the pro-refugee mayor of a tiny town in northern Germany was assaulted outside a town hall meeting where the construction of a new asylum-seekers' home was to be discussed
Nebraska coach Mike Riley says he 'probably' would take knee if issue moved him
Finland's president says the Netherlands had asked the Nordic country to keep secret tests it made with Russian-built missiles similar to the one believed to have downed a Malaysian passenger jet over Ukraine in 2014
UN Human Rights Council approves investigation of human rights violations in Burundi over the last 17 months
How do Clinton and Trump plan to address Social Security's funding shortfall?
US safety regulators have closed a yearlong investigation into the Jeep Grand Cherokee's automatic braking system without seeking a recall
A not guilty plea has been entered on behalf of an Oklahoma police officer charged with first-degree manslaughter in the fatal shooting of an unarmed black man.
A suspected member of the Islamic State group who turned himself in to French authorities and revealed plans of an attack plot has been extradited to Germany
A South African foundation is providing a helicopter and other anti-poaching equipment to Gabon, whose population of forest elephants has been heavily targeted by traffickers
A Maltese appeals court on Friday ruled that a Somali woman who gave birth on a migrant smugglers' boat eight years ago can finally register her child in Malta
A U.S. website that monitors North Korea's weapons development says the isolated nation may be building a new submarine for launching missiles
Federal investigators have pulled one of the black box recorders from the wrecked commuter train at the station in Hoboken, New Jersey.
The NHL's Western Conference should be wild, perhaps as much as ever as parity reigns and points are tough to come by on any given night
President Barack Obama says Shimon Peres showed the world that justice and hope are at the heart of the Zionist ideal
Cuban leaders are loudly protesting a program funded by the U.S. State Department that brought Cuban youth on a month-long visit to the United States
Virginia woman gets more than 13,000 text messages, hundreds of calls after C-SPAN accidentally plasters her number on TV during recent presidential debate
Romania's culture minister says the public has donated much less than needed to buy a nationally treasured work by sculptor Constantin Brancusi
German police say they have arrested four men after finding possible bomb-making material in their car at the border with Austria
The GOP nominee unleashed a mini tweetstorm aimed at undercutting Hillary Clinton’s deployment of the former Miss Universe.
A year ago, Russia waded into the war in Syria, aiming to flex its national security muscles and prop up Syrian President Bashar Assad
A painting by the German artist Gerhard Richter owned by British singer-songwriter Eric Clapton is slated for auction
President of Philippines compares himself to Adolf Hitler
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte raises the rhetoric over his bloody anti-crime war to a new level, comparing it to Hitler and the Holocaust and saying he would be "happy to slaughter" 3 million addicts
A high school jersey once worn by Marlins pitcher Jose Fernandez and stolen after his death has been returned to the Florida school
A high school jersey once worn by Marlins pitcher Jose Fernandez and stolen after his death has been returned to the Florida school
New Hampshire’s 4 electoral votes could serve as Hillary Clinton’s firewall or Donald Trump’s deliverance.
Invest in adult and family learning programs to give parents the tools they need to support children’s learning.
An Austrian court trying U.S. rapper Freddie Gibbs on Friday found him not guilty on charges of sexual abuse, ruling there was not enough evidence in a case involving a fan
U.S. safety regulators have closed an investigation into the Jeep Grand Cherokee's automatic braking system without seeking a recall
A slowdown in spending may not bode well for the third quarter's economic performance.
A top North Carolina legislator says a judge likely will force Charlotte's mayor to release all videos chronicling an officer's fatal shooting of a black man last week unless she makes them public before a new law takes effect Saturday
Police say a Pennsylvania drug dealing suspect was found hiding 110 small bags of heroin in his buttocks
German police say a 22-year-old woman is in custody after they found a suitcase in her apartment that had a newborn baby girl inside along with the skeleton of a second infant
The writer of the reborn 'Wonder Woman' comics has revealed that the character is gay.
After India's attack along the Line of Control that divides Kashmir, two completely different versions of what happened quickly emerged in New Delhi and Islamabad
A rare museum in the Czech capital is moving to Prague's Old Town in a move to become better accessible to tourists
The fifth week of the college football season offers arguably the best lineup of games since the opening weekend
Bulgaria's Parliament has approved a law banning women from wearing veils that cover their faces in public
Austrian police are interrogating a man on suspicion of belonging to a terrorist group after he allegedly tried to run down several people with his car in Vienna
Netanyahu and Abbas shake hands while attending funeral for statesman of Israel.
The Netherlands has summoned Russia's ambassador to complain about Russian criticism of the Dutch public prosecutor's office over the probe into the 2014 downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17
It's long past time to remove the FDA's unscientific restrictions on the abortion pill.
The 41st Ryder Cup is off to a rollicking start at Hazeltine
European Union environment ministers have approved the ratification of the landmark Paris climate change pact, paving the way for the agreement to enter force in November
U.S. consumer spending flat in August, weakest in five months, with drop in auto purchases.
The anguished mother of a man killed by police in a San Diego suburb said she could not believe her family left war-ravaged Uganda only to have her son shot to death in the United States
The panel that awards the Nobel Prize in literature says this year's winner will be announced on Oct. 13, a week later than in previous years
NATO's secretary-general says his bid to become the alliance's chief was supported by U.S. President Barack Obama, who worked behind the scenes to make it happen