- Iraqis push toward Mosul; group calls for airstrike probe
BARTELLA, Iraq (AP) — Iraqi forces fought their way into two villages near Mosul on Monday as the offensive to retake the extremist-held city entered its second week and a rights group urged a probe into a suspected airstrike that hit a mosque, killing over a dozen civilians.
- Limited gains in first week of Iraq's Mosul offensive
KHAZER, Iraq (AP) — In the week since Iraq launched an operation to retake Mosul from the Islamic State group, its forces have pushed toward the city from the north, east and south, battling the militants in a belt of mostly uninhabited towns and villages.
- With email dumps, WikiLeaks tests power of full transparency
LONDON (AP) — WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange first outlined the hypothesis nearly a decade ago: Can total transparency defeat an entrenched group of insiders?
- Clinton aides suggested email jokes, say hacked messages
WASHINGTON (AP) — Hacked emails from the personal account of Hillary Clinton's top campaign official show her aides considered inserting jokes about her private email server into her speeches at several events — and at least one joke made it into her remarks.
- France moving more than 6,000 migrants, destroying huge camp
CALAIS, France (AP) — Carrying their belongings in bags and suitcases, long lines of migrants waited calmly in chilly temperatures Monday to board buses in the French port city of Calais, as authorities began evacuating and dismantling the squalid camp they call home.
- Seattle, Arizona players not sure how to react after 6-6 tie
GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — The Seattle Seahawks and Arizona Cardinals didn't really know how to react after a 6-6 tie.
- Stalemate: The other ties under the NFL's current OT format
The Seattle Seahawks and Arizona Cardinals stumbled to a 6-6 tie Sunday night in the desert, the fourth deadlock since the NFL instituted new overtime rules prior to the 2012-13 season.
- ICYMI in NFL's Week 7: U-G-L-Y, you ain't got no alibi
Let's not write off the NFL just yet, no matter what the declining TV ratings say. Still, this was one long day of tedious, bad football that showcased various problems with the current state of the game.
- Indians embrace underdog role in World Series against Cubs
CLEVELAND (AP) — Any other year, against any other team, the Cleveland Indians would be the sentimental choice in this year's World Series.
- Bryant, Baez and other young Cubs critical in title chase
CHICAGO (AP) — Kris Bryant says he gets chills every time the fans at Wrigley Field shower him with "MVP!" chants.