- 'Free speech rally' cut short after massive counterprotest
BOSTON (AP) — Thousands of demonstrators chanting anti-Nazi slogans converged Saturday on downtown Boston in a boisterous repudiation of white nationalism, dwarfing a small group of conservatives who cut short their planned "free speech rally" a week after a gathering of hate groups led to bloodshed in Virginia.
- GOP doubts and anxieties about Trump burst into the open
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's racially fraught comments about a deadly neo-Nazi rally have thrust into the open some Republicans' deeply held doubts about his competency and temperament, in an extraordinary public airing of worries and grievances about a sitting president by his own party.
- Duke University removes damaged Robert E. Lee statue
DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Duke University removed a statue of Gen. Robert E. Lee early Saturday after it was vandalized amid a national debate about monuments to the Confederacy.
- Suspect arrested in killing, wounding of Fla. officers
KISSIMMEE, Fla. (AP) — A suspect in the fatal shooting of a police officer in Florida and the grave wounding of a sergeant was arrested in a bar several hours after the attack, authorities said Saturday.
- Trump to skip Kennedy Center Honors awards program
BRIDGEWATER, N.J. (AP) — In a break with tradition, President Donald Trump and the first lady have decided not to participate in events for this year's Kennedy Center Honors arts awards so honorees can celebrate "without any political distraction," the White House announced Saturday.
- Trump dumps Bannon, who returns to conservative website
WASHINGTON (AP) — Steve Bannon, the blunt-spoken and divisive strategist who went from Donald Trump's victorious campaign to a top White House post, has been pushed out by the president, capping a turbulent seven months that witnessed the departure of much of Trump's original senior staff.
- Trump struggles with presidential duties as uniter-in-chief
WASHINGTON (AP) — For Susan Bro, mother of the woman killed at a rally organized by white supremacists, the president of the United States can offer no healing words.
- Trump Phoenix rally to highlight feisty feud with senator
PHOENIX (AP) — When President Donald Trump takes the stage this week at a rally in Arizona, the state's junior senator will be nowhere to be seen. But Trump is likely to save some choice words for Sen. Jeff Flake.
- The past is still present in a changing Virginia
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — When 92-year-old Dr. Fergie Reid was a young man growing up in Richmond, he resented the massive statues of Confederate leaders lining Monument Avenue. But Reid says black people knew better than to speak out.
- Police search for Spain van driver and missing Moroccan imam
BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Authorities in Spain searched Saturday for a member of an Islamic extremist cell that staged vehicle attacks in Barcelona and a seaside resort, focusing on links with his Moroccan comrades, a missing imam believed to have radicalized them and a house that blew up days ago.
- Americans up 3 points, Kerr sets US record in Solheim Cup
WEST DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Cristie Kerr has helped the U.S. take 7 ½ to 4 ½ lead over Europe in Solheim Cup and set a record for points by an American in the event.
- Olympic champ Simone Biles back in gym as she weighs options
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Olympic gymnastics champion Simone Biles is back in the gym. Just don't call it a comeback. At least, not yet.
- Moreland delivers to help Red Sox beat Yankees 9-6
BOSTON (AP) — Nineteen batters.
- Muguruza upsets No. 1 Pliskova, reaches Cincinnati final
MASON, Ohio (AP) — Garbine Muguruza reached her first Western & Southern Open final with a 6-3, 6-2 upset of defending champion Karolina Pliskova on Saturday.
- Greek federation accuses Bucks of staging player's absence
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greece's basketball federation accused the Milwaukee Bucks and the NBA of hatching a plan to prevent Giannis Antetokounmpo on Saturday from playing in the European championship.