Tom Hayden, famed 1960s anti-war activist, dies at 76
SANTA MONICA, Calif. (AP) ? Famed '60s anti-war activist Tom Hayden, whose name became forever linked with the celebrated Chicago 7 trial, Vietnam War protests and his ex-wife actress Jane Fonda, has died. He was 76.
France starts clearing 'jungle' migrant camp in Calais
By Matthias Blamont CALAIS, France (Reuters) - France began clearing the sprawling "Jungle" migrant camp in Calais on Monday, with hundreds carrying suitcases queuing outside a hangar to be resettled in reception centers across the country. It plans to relocate them to 450 centers across France. On Friday a French Interior Ministry official said negotiations continued over who should take children with no family ties in Britain.
Obama campaigns in Nevada, visits California
SAN DIEGO (AP) ? President Barack Obama is stepping up the pace of his campaign to boost Hillary Clinton as his successor while pushing as well for Democrats to retake the Senate, visting tightly contested Nevada before headlining party fundraisers Monday in California.
US: Philippines' Duterte sparking distress around the world
MANILA, Philippines (AP) ? America's top diplomat for Asia said Monday that Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte's controversial remarks and a "real climate of uncertainty" about his government's intentions have sparked distress in the U.S. and other countries.
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Hayden a symbol of when youth took history into own hands
SANTA MONICA, Calif. (AP) ? Tom Hayden was long past his heyday of political rebellion and the Chicago 7 trial when he died on Sunday at age 76. But in American culture, he remained an enduring symbol of a time when young people took history into their own hands.
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Arizona, long a Republican bastion, targeted by Clinton
PHOENIX (AP) ? There is palpable momentum for Democrat Hillary Clinton in Arizona, a state so traditionally Republican that her party's nominee for president has carried it just once in the past 64 years.
Hollywood A-listers honor comedy prize winner Bill Murray
US comedian Bill Murray is on cloud nine, and it's not just because his beloved hometown baseball team, the Chicago Cubs, are advancing to the World Series for the first time in 71 years. The "Caddyshack" and "Lost in Translation" star got a major salute Sunday from America's top comedians and Hollywood A-listers, who presented him with one of the nation's top comedy awards. The 66-year-old was feted at the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts in Washington by comedy's finest -- Aziz Ansari, Bill Hader, a fully bearded David Letterman and Jimmy Kimmel.
Senate control may be at stake in GOP-friendly Missouri
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) ? The clamor for change fueling Republican Donald Trump's presidential campaign may help a little-known Democrat upset a powerful GOP senator in red-state Missouri on Election Day. And with just a handful of competitive races around the country, the outcome in Missouri could help determine control of the Senate.