- Clinton, Trump struggle for national security upper hand
WASHINGTON (AP) — In their struggle for the upper hand on national security, Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump are emphasizing strikingly different themes - he as the bold and cunningly unpredictable strongman who will eliminate terrorism; she as the calm, conventional commander in chief who will manage all manner of crises.
- Convention over, Clinton faces hacking, Trump criticism
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Giddy if exhausted, Hillary Clinton embarked on a post-convention Rust Belt bus tour just hours after becoming the first female presidential nominee of a major political party. The celebratory mood quickly evaporated amid fresh revelations that hackers had breached a program used by her campaign and Republican nominee Donald Trump promised to sharpen his barbs.
- City officials: 3 dead, 1 hurt in shooting north of Seattle
MUKILTEO, Washington (AP) — Gunfire disrupted a small gathering at a suburban Seattle home, leaving three people dead and a fourth person injured early Saturday, police said.
- Afghan official: Taliban capture district in Helmand
KANDAHAR, Afghanistan (AP) — An important district in Afghanistan's southern poppy-growing province of Helmand has fallen under Taliban control after heavy fighting that killed around 17 police and wounded up to 10 others, an official said on Saturday.
- John Hinckley's return to normalcy has been years in making
WILLIAMSBURG, Va. (AP) — Life for the man who tried to assassinate President Ronald Reagan 35 years ago has progressively become more normal, with greater freedom outside a psychiatric hospital, and perhaps nowhere is this more evident than the record store where he whiles away so many hours.
- Streb shoots 63 and joins Walker in lead at PGA
SPRINGFIELD, N.J. (AP) — In a major championship season of endless theater, the PGA Championship lived up to its end of the bargain Friday.
- Mickelson rallies to makes cut, McIlroy bogeys 18 to miss
SPRINGFIELD, N.J. (AP) — Phil Mickelson walked off the first green with a disgusted look on his face, as if he'd thrown away any shot at making the cut in the PGA Championship.
- MVP Newton turns focus to 2016, away from Super Bowl loss
SPARTANBURG, S.C. (AP) — Cam Newton's stellar 2015 season helped him become the first Carolina Panthers player to earn NFL MVP honors.
- Porcello pitches 5-hitter to lead Red Sox past Angels, 6-2
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Rick Porcello gave the Boston Red Sox just what they needed.
- Triple play helps Nationals hold off Giants 4-1
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The Washington Nationals made history by turning the first 3-3-5 triple play ever in the major leagues then watched as third baseman Anthony Rendon tossed the ball from the milestone moment into the crowd at AT&T Park.