- AP-GfK poll: Third party backers a wild card in 2016 race
WASHINGTON (AP) — Most people who are drawn to third party candidates in the presidential election aren't sold on their choice, making these voters wild cards in an already unpredictable contest.
- Talk of sex tapes takes presidential campaign on sordid turn
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (AP) — Donald Trump is encouraging voters to check out a "sex tape" featuring the former beauty queen with whom he's feuding. Hillary Clinton's campaign is suggesting that a better rental is the adult film in which Trump himself appears.
- AP-NORC Poll: Half of Trump backers don't trust vote count
NEW YORK (AP) — Amid Donald Trump's unprecedented assertion that the general election "is going to be rigged," many Americans who are drawn to the Republican nominee's campaign have major doubts about the accuracy of the vote count.
- Mega-Hurricane Matthew heads for Jamaica, Cuba
KINGSTON, Jamaica (AP) — One of the most powerful Atlantic hurricanes in recent history weakened a little on Saturday as it roared across the Caribbean on a course that still puts Jamaica, Haiti and Cuba in the path of potentially devastating winds and rain.
- Orthodox delegation stays away from pope's Mass
TBILISI, Georgia (AP) — Pope Francis' efforts to improve relations with the Georgian Orthodox Church suffered a public setback Saturday after the patriarchate decided not to send an official delegation to his Mass and repeated that Orthodox faithful cannot participate in Catholic services.
- March planned in memory of man shot by police in California
EL CAJON, Calif. (AP) — Alfred Olango, the unarmed black man shot and killed by police in a suburb of San Diego, will be remembered in a demonstration Saturday organized by clergy members and supporters of Olango's family.
- Supreme Court in holding pattern, awaiting ninth justice
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court is set to begin its new term as it ended the last one, down one justice and ideologically deadlocked on a range of issues.
- Governor hopefuls distancing themselves from Clinton, Trump
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — In West Virginia, the Democrat running for governor has defended the coal industry while decrying his party's presidential nominee, Hillary Clinton.
- US mood hardens as leader of ally Philippines stokes outrage
WASHINGTON (AP) — As the body count mounts in the Philippines' deadly war on drugs, and its combative president's rhetoric plumbs new depths, the mood in Washington toward a key Asian ally is hardening.
- NTSB probe of deadly crash focuses on engineer, black box
HOBOKEN, N.J. (AP) — Here's what is known about the investigation into a commuter train crash that killed one person and injured more than 100 others Thursday in Hoboken, New Jersey.
- Will Round 2 at Ryder Cup bring more wild momentum swings?
CHASKA, Minn. (AP) — Sweep, then almost swept.
- Danny Willett hears it from the Hazeltine crowd
CHASKA, Minn. (AP) — Danny Willett really had no idea what to expect during his first career match in the pressure-packed Ryder Cup.
- 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.
- Purple Haze: No. 10 Washington rolls No. 7 Stanford 44-6
SEATTLE (AP) — Washington stayed quiet. Stanford was just the next opponent, the Huskies said, and there was no extra meaning or motivation.
- The view at Fenway Park from David Ortiz's final weekend
BOSTON (AP) — David Ortiz stole the show from himself.