- Pentagon chief is expert on nukes but says little about them
WASHINGTON (AP) — As defense secretary to a president who famously envisioned "a world without nuclear weapons," Ash Carter has said remarkably little about them.
- Police: Washington shooting suspect 'zombie-like' at arrest
OAK HARBOR, Wash. (AP) — The 20-year-old suspect in the deadly Washington state mall shooting said nothing and appeared "zombie-like" when he was arrested by authorities nearly 24 hours into an intense manhunt, authorities said.
- Things to Know about deadly shootings at mall in Washington
BURLINGTON, Wash. (AP) — Authorities arrested a suspect Saturday evening in in the slayings of five people in the makeup department of a Macy's store at a mall north of Seattle. Here are things to know about the shooting and the investigation:
- US terror attacks' common denominator: Anwar al-Awlaki
NEW YORK (AP) — Five years after Anwar al-Awlaki was killed by an American drone strike, he keeps inspiring acts of terror.
- Charlotte police release video of shooting but doubts remain
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Newly released police video of a black man's fatal shooting, sought by protesters for days, isn't settling questions about whether the man threatened police with a gun before he was felled by a black officer.
- As Clinton focuses on debate, Trump says he'd champion women
ROANOKE, Va. (AP) — Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump is arguing that he'll do more to help women from the White House than Democratic rival Hillary Clinton. At the same time, he's taunting her over the infidelities of her husband.
- Miami Marlins ace Jose Fernandez dies in boating accident
MIAMI (AP) — Jose Fernandez, the charismatic ace for the Miami Marlins who escaped Cuba to become one of baseball's brightest stars, was killed in a boating accident early Sunday. He was 24.
- Police: 5 shot, 1 dead, after fight at Illinois campus party
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — One man was killed and four other people were wounded in a pair of shootings early Sunday, including one that happened on the University of Illinois campus.
- 2 small planes collide, crash in New York, with fatalities
NORTH COLLINS, N.Y. (AP) — Officials say there are fatalities following an air collision and crash of two small planes in western New York, south of Buffalo.
- Lengthy jury selection in Charleston church shootings begins
CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — The laborious process of jury selection is getting underway in the federal death penalty trial of Dylann Roof, the white man charged in the deaths of nine black parishioners gunned down during a Bible study at a Charleston church.