- Twitter storm: Trump shames former-beauty pageant winner
NEW YORK (AP) — Donald Trump shamed a former beauty pageant winner Friday for her sexual history and encouraged presidential voters to check out what he called her "sex tape," in an early-morning tweet-storm that dragged him further away from his campaign's efforts to broaden his appeal to women.
- Clinton's 'nasty' Trump ads are mostly his own words
WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump says Hillary Clinton is making "nasty" ads about him. Most of Clinton's commercials about Trump, though, merely include clips of him speaking. Her campaign seems to have concluded that Trump is his own worst enemy.
- Syrian monitor: Russian airstrikes killed 9,300 in past year
BEIRUT (AP) — A year of Russian airstrikes on areas outside government control in Syria have killed more than 9,000 people, displaced tens of thousands and caused widespread destruction, an opposition monitoring group said Friday.
- The Latest: 14-year-old boy charged in school shooting
TOWNVILLE, S.C. (AP) — The Latest on a school shooting in South Carolina (all times local):
- Black box recorder recovered from wreckage of train crash
HOBOKEN, N.J. (AP) — Federal investigators pulled one of the black box recorders from the wrecked commuter train at the Hoboken station and struggled to extract the second one Friday as they tried to figure out what caused the crash that killed one person and injured more than 100 others.
- Peres, remembered for tireless peace efforts, laid to rest
JERUSALEM (AP) — Shimon Peres was laid to rest Friday by dozens of world leaders who praised Israel's former president and prime minister for pursuing peace with an indefatigable spirit and optimism, even though his vision of a "new Middle East" was never fulfilled.
- Zika illnesses are mild at worst in US teens, young children
NEW YORK (AP) — A first look at U.S. teens and young children who were infected with Zika suggests the virus typically causes at worst only a mild illness.
- US official: Hackers targeted election systems of 20 states
WASHINGTON (AP) — A Homeland Security Department official says hackers have targeted the voter registration systems of more than 20 states in recent months.
- Q&A: Will Deutsche Bank become the next Lehman?
FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — Germany's biggest bank is looking shaky and some investors fear it could collapse and endanger the wider financial system.
- Europe's comet probe Rosetta ends 12-year mission with crash
BERLIN (AP) — After 12 years of hurtling through space in pursuit of a comet, the Rosetta probe ended its mission Friday with a slow-motion crash onto the icy surface of the alien world it was sent out to study.
- The Latest: Rare air as US goes 4-0 for 1st time since 1981
CHASKA, Minn. (AP) — The Latest on the Ryder Cup (all times local):
- Americans sweep Europe to start Ryder Cup
CHASKA, Minn. (AP) — The Americans got the Ryder Cup off to a red and rousing start Friday with the first sweep of the opening session since 1975.
- Browns coach Jackson says team 'moved on' from Josh Gordon
BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Browns coach Hue Jackson says the team has "moved on" from suspended wide receiver Josh Gordon.
- Clemson-Louisville highlights trio of top 10 matchups
The fifth week of the college football season offers arguably the best lineup of games since the opening weekend. With so many top 10 teams facing each other, this week could provide some clues on which teams have legitimate College Football Playoff aspirations.
- Outcast to back on top: Petrino has Louisville ranked No. 3
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Bobby Petrino was simply too good at what he does best to remain a college football outcast for long.