BRANDON, Fla. (AP) — Authorities in Florida say that a man shot and killed himself in a Wal-Mart parking lot right before a deputy fired at him.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California's largest public-employee union announced Saturday that it had reached a contract agreement with Gov. Jerry Brown's administration.
CINCINNATI (AP) — Authorities are investigating terrorism as a possible motive in the car-and-knife attack on the Ohio State University campus, the latest in a series of cases involving young men who apparently became radicalized in the heartland state.
FARGO, N.D. (AP) — The head of North Dakota's emergency management services says the state is prepared to respond to Dakota Access pipeline protesters who may need help during a winter storm or some other crisis.
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on a deadly fire in a converted warehouse in Oakland, California (all times local):
WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, the former prisoner of war who's accused of endangering comrades by walking off his post in Afghanistan, is asking President Barack Obama to pardon him before leaving office.
ALEPPO, Syria (AP) — Syrian warplanes, artillery and mortar rounds pounded areas in eastern Aleppo on Saturday drawing rebel rockets, as government troops gain new ground in the shrinking opposition-held enclave.
GROTON, Conn. (AP) — Annie Mabus smashed a bottle of sparkling wine from a Denver vineyard against the Navy's newest attack submarine Saturday, christening it the Colorado as the vessel prepares to join a fleet expected to number more than 300 ships by 2019.
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Louisiana's last-in-the-nation U.S. Senate race has drawn donations from desperate Democrats around the country seeking a victory in their otherwise dismal election cycle, even if they're supporting a pro-gun, anti-abortion candidate deemed such a long shot that he's getting little help from the national Democratic Party.
WASHINGTON (AP) — He phones. He kibitzes. He cajoles. He threatens. He rewards.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Vladimir Putin wants to make Russia great again. For that, he may need a hand from Donald Trump.
SANTIAGO, Cuba (AP) — Fidel Castro's ashes have arrived in the eastern city of Santiago, ending a four-day journey across Cuba.
FARGO, N.D. (AP) — The Latest on the Dakota Access pipeline (all times local):
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — The Latest on Louisiana's U.S. Senate race (all times local):
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Universities and colleges in several states are considering labeling themselves "sanctuary campuses" amid fears from immigrant students and pressure from activists following the election of Donald Trump.