- US general lays out Niger attack details; questions remain
WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. special forces unit ambushed by Islamic militants in Niger didn't call for help until an hour into their first contact with the enemy, the top U.S. general said Monday, as he tried to clear up some of the murky details of the assault that killed four American troops and has triggered a nasty political brawl.
- Angry soldier's widow says Trump didn't know husband's name
WASHINGTON (AP) — A fallen soldier's angry widow joined the stormy dispute with President Donald Trump on Monday over his response to her husband's death, declaring that his failure to remember the soldier's name in last week's condolence call "made me cry." He retorted that the call was "very respectful" and her accusation about her husband's name simply wasn't true.
- China's Communist Party inserts Xi into party constitution
BEIJING (AP) — China's ruling Communist Party has amended its constitution to add President Xi Jinping's name and ideology in an extension of his formidable political sway.
- What to know about 401(k) plans amid talk of tax change
NEW YORK (AP) — The 401(k) may be in Washington's crosshairs.
- GAO: Climate change already costing US billions in losses
WASHINGTON (AP) — A non-partisan federal watchdog says climate change is already costing U.S. taxpayers billions of dollars each year, with those costs expected to rise as devastating storms, floods, wildfires and droughts become more frequent in the coming decades.
- At long last, Dodgers ace Kershaw pitches in World Series
LOS ANGELES (AP) — In the Twilight Zone of October, the clock turns back at Dodger Stadium.
- Baseball is hot! World Series opens in LA with high temps
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The fastballs aren't the only things hitting triple digits at the World Series.
- Wentz tosses 4 TDs, Eagles beat Redskins 34-24
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Carson Wentz tossed four touchdown passes, and the Philadelphia Eagles overcame losing nine-time Pro Bowl left tackle Jason Peters in a 34-24 win over the Washington Redskins on Monday night.
- Cowboys' Elliott clear for Sunday at Redskins; hearing set
NEW YORK (AP) — Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott will play at least one more game before another ruling from a federal judge on his six-game suspension over domestic violence allegations.
- The Latest: Marisnick won't be on Astros' roster
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on the World Series (all times local):