- Support for 'my girl' Clinton is personal, Mrs. Obama says
WASHINGTON (AP) — As first ladies they could hardly have been more different. But as Democrats looking to fire up female voters, Michelle Obama and Hillary Clinton were firmly bonded on Thursday.
- AP-GfK poll: Most Trump supporters doubt election legitimacy
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Donald Trump's dubious claims the presidential election is "rigged" have taken root among most of his supporters, who say they will have serious doubts about the legitimacy of the election's outcome if Hillary Clinton wins, according to a new Associated Press-GfK poll.
- The Latest: Bean bag rounds, pepper spray used on protesters
CANNON BALL, N.D. (AP) — The Latest on the Dakota Access oil pipeline protest (all times local):
- Iraqis find bomb factory, tunnels on long road to Mosul
KHAZER, Iraq (AP) — Iraqi forces explored a network of tunnels and uncovered a bomb-making facility on Thursday in a village near Mosul that was recently retaken from the Islamic State group, offering a glimpse of the challenge they will face as they move closer to the city.
- UN says school attack in Syria may be potential war crime
BEIRUT (AP) — U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon called on Thursday for an immediate investigation of an attack on a school in Syria's Idlib province that the U.N.'s children's agency is calling one of the deadliest of its kind in the country's six-year war.
- AP source: Broncos' C.J. Anderson undergoing surgery
ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — A person with knowledge of the situation tells The Associated Press that Broncos running back C.J. Anderson will undergo arthroscopic surgery on his right knee Thursday and that the extent of the damage will determine how long he's out.
- AP source: Aldon Smith applies for reinstatement to NFL
ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) — Oakland Raiders pass rusher Aldon Smith has applied to the NFL to be reinstated from his one-year suspension.
- Arrieta deals, Cubs awaken, top Indians to even Series at 1
CLEVELAND (AP) — Jake Arrieta made a brief run at a no-hitter and ended another 71-year pause between celebrations for the Chicago Cubs and their faithful fans.
- Another sex abuse lawsuit against USA Gymnastics doctor
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A former gymnast on the U.S. women's national team has become the latest athlete to accuse a longtime team doctor of sexual abuse.
- Handling the psyche of NFL kickers is a specialized dance
RENTON, Wash. (AP) — The aftermath of the first NFL tie since 2014 became a study in the delicate psyche of kickers, and how they are handled by their coaches.