With grim topicality, 'The13th' opens New York Film Festival
Redskins' Norman fined $48,620 for hit vs. Giants receiverNEW YORK (AP) ? Washington Redskins cornerback Josh Norman was fined $48,620 by the NFL on Friday for his unnecessary roughness foul on New York Giants wide receiver Sterling Shepard last week.
Trump vs Miss Universe: White House race hits new low
Donald Trump urged voters on Friday to check out the supposed "sex tape" of a former Miss Universe backing his rival Hillary Clinton, provoking the Democrat to label him "unhinged" in a surreal new turn to the White House race. In a pre-dawn tweet-storm guaranteed to grab attention, the Republican nominee accused Clinton of helping Alicia Machado obtain citizenship in order to exploit her story against him. The Venezuela-born Machado, who claims the billionaire bullied her mercilessly after she won the Trump-owned beauty pageant in 1996, has shot to public attention since Clinton raised her case at this week's presidential debate.
Clinton calls Trump Twitter tirade 'unhinged, even for him'
Twitter, 'lies' and videotape: Trump shames beauty queen
A-Rod starts new role as minor league instructor in Tampa
Investigators question engineer in deadly train crash
Federal investigators trying to figure out the cause of the deadly rail crash at the Hoboken station questioned the engineer Friday and hoped to lift clues from the train's black box recorders, though ...
Hurricane Matthew powers to Category 4 major storm: US
Hurricane Matthew rapidly gained power Friday, escalating to a powerful Category 4 storm as it moved over the open Caribbean south of Jamaica, US forecasters said. A hurricane watch was issued for Jamaica due to the approaching storm, and forecasters warned of tropical storm conditions for Haiti and Cuba in the next two days.
14-year-old boy charged in father's killing, school shooting
A 14-year-old South Carolina boy was charged as a juvenile Friday with murder and three counts of attempted murder after authorities say he killed his father and opened fire on students at a school playground, ...
Protests turn violent over California police shooting of black man
A third evening of protests in a San Diego suburb turned violent overnight, with protesters breaking car windows and throwing glass bottles at police over the latest death of an unarmed black man. Between 50 and 75 protesters took over an intersection in El Cajon, California, "stopping vehicles and breaking their car windows," police said in a statement. "Protesters began throwing glass bottles at the police, and after the group refused to disperse, pepper balls were deployed," the statement said, adding that one man was "knocked off of his motorcycle" by protesters.