- 2nd round of Mugabe exit talks as party poised to oust him
HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — Clinging to his now virtually powerless post, longtime Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe on Sunday was set to discuss his expected exit with the army commander who put him under house arrest, while the ruling party prepared to recall the world's oldest head of state as its leader.
- Palestinians vow to suspend talks if US closes PLO mission
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Palestinians threatened on Saturday to suspend all communication with the United States if the Trump administration follows through with plans to close their diplomatic office in Washington. The potential rupture in relations threatens to undermine President Donald Trump's bid for Mideast peace — a mission he has handed his son-in-law, Jared Kushner.
- Lebanon's PM Hariri says he will be in Beirut within days
PARIS (AP) — Lebanon's Prime Minister Saad Hariri said he will return home in the coming days from where he will declare a political stance for the first time since making a strange resignation announcement from Saudi Arabia that unleashed fears of a crisis in Lebanon.
- AMAs reflect year in pop music, where male acts dominated
The performers at the 2017 American Music Awards are evenly split between men and women, but the nominees? Not so much.
- GOP's Sasse likes tax bill, but won't call it key to 2018
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — U.S. Sen. Ben Sasse says Republican leaders are overstating how much passing tax-cut legislation can protect their party in next year's elections.
- Mayfield snubbed as No. 3 Sooners roll 41-3 win over Kansas
LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — On his way to the bus, Oklahoma quarterback Baker Mayfield stopped outside the visiting locker room at Memorial Stadium to sign a handful of autographs for wide-eyed kids who clearly idolize him.
- No. 2 Miami finishes on 30-0 run, tops Virginia 44-28
MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — The undefeated season was slipping away, and so was any realistic chance Miami had of getting into the College Football Playoff and competing for a national championship.
- Thompson, Pringle lead Kansas St. past Oklahoma St. 45-40
STILLWATER, Okla. (AP) — Looks like 78-year-old Kansas State coach Bill Snyder still knows how to reach young people.
- AP Top 25 Takeaways: Badgers' close up; Cardiac 'Cane return
No. 5 Wisconsin handled its close-up in a most Wisconsin way and No. 2 Miami went back to being the Cardiac 'Canes.
- Darnold beats Rosen as No. 12 USC holds off UCLA, 28-23
LOS ANGELES (AP) — After Sam Darnold met up with Josh Rosen at midfield, the Southern California quarterback climbed the stepladder for possibly the final time, holding the sword aloft and leading the Trojans' band while the student section chanted: "One more year!"