- Senate presses ahead on $36.5B disaster relief package
WASHINGTON (AP) — A senior Senate Democrat said there's no time to waste as the Senate pressed ahead Monday on a $36.5 billion hurricane relief package that would give Puerto Rico a much-needed infusion of cash.
- Study: NYC could see bad flooding every 5 years
NEW YORK (AP) — Within the next three decades, floods that used to strike the New York City area only once every 500 years could occur every five years, according to a new scientific study released just days before the fifth anniversary of Superstorm Sandy.
- Trump shoots down retirement limit to pay for GOP tax cuts
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump shot down a possible approach for raising revenue to finance tax cuts in politically must-do legislation for the Republicans, promising Monday the popular 401(k) retirement program will be untouched.
- Angry soldier's widow says Trump didn't know husband's name
WASHINGTON (AP) — A fallen soldier's widow criticized President Donald Trump on Monday over his condolence call last week, prompting a fresh Trump Twitter rebuttal as the emotional conflict case showed no sign of abating.
- Top US general: Families, Americans deserve answers on Niger
WASHINGTON (AP) — The American people and the fallen soldiers' families deserve answers about a deadly ambush in the African nation of Niger, the top U.S. general said Monday, without being able to provide many himself.
- Cowboys' Elliott clear for Sunday at Redskins; hearing set
NEW YORK (AP) — Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott will play at least one more game before another ruling from a federal judge on his six-game suspension over domestic violence allegations.
- Fresh faces Correa, Altuve, Bellinger in World Series
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Carlos Correa is such a fresh face, his first big league hit was assisted by technology.
- Miami's Larranaga says he is 'Coach-3' in corruption probe
CORAL GABLES, Fla. (AP) — Miami coach Jim Larranaga believes he is the "Coach-3" named in court documents detailing the federal investigation of college basketball, and insisted that he will be vindicated.
- Coach: Florida players, families have received death threats
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Florida coach Jim McElwain can handle the heat, the hate and even the harassment.
- For love of the game: Puig's infectious joy powers Dodgers
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Wagging his tongue, licking his bat and calling his shot, Yasiel Puig has powered the Dodgers' run to their first World Series appearance in 29 years.