FBI investigating new emails for classified informationWASHINGTON (AP) ? The FBI informed Congress Friday it is investigating whether there is classified information in new emails that have emerged in its probe of Hillary Clinton's private server. The FBI said in July its investigation was finished.
Arrestor beds help prevent disaster on Pence's campaign jet
NEW YORK (AP) ? A field of aerated cement blocks that crumble under the weight of an aircraft helped prevent Republican vice presidential nominee Mike Pence's campaign plane from barreling off a runway and onto a busy parkway nearby.
With newfound vigor, Obama works to rebuild Democratic Party
WASHINGTON (AP) ? With his popularity higher than it's been in years, Obama has been campaigning for Hillary Clinton with gusto, and White House officials said he'll be traveling to help the Democrat nearly every day until Election Day, Nov. 8. He was paying his second visit in as many weeks to battleground Florida on Friday after releasing a new ad explicitly arguing a vote for Clinton was a vote for his legacy.
Eight injured in plane fire at Chicago airport
Eight people were injured when an American Airlines Boeing 767 bound for Miami caught fire Friday as it attempted to take off from Chicago's O'Hare airport, the company said. The blaze broke out on American Airlines Flight 383 -- with 161 passengers and nine crew on board -- as the plane was on the runway at one of the nation's busiest airports. "We are taking care of our customers and crew and are re-accommodating our passengers on another flight to Miami this evening," the airline said.
New standoff in pipeline protest ebbs without violence
CANNON BALL, N.D. (AP) ? A standoff between Dakota Access pipeline opponents and law enforcement over a highway roadblock diminished Friday without incident, a marked contrast to the forced removal a day earlier of protesters occupying private property.
Dylan says he wants to attend Nobel Prize ceremony if he can
Juror: Acquittal was not endorsement of Oregon occupiers
The stunning acquittal of seven people who occupied a federal wildlife sanctuary in Oregon was a rejection of the prosecution's conspiracy case, not an endorsement of the defendants' actions in the armed ...
Wrigleyville neighborhood goes for gold thanks to Cubs
Thousands of Chicago Cubs supporters eager to witness baseball history descended Friday upon Wrigleyville, the neighborhood around the team's century-old ballpark where making money was the real game. The Cubs, seeking their first championship since 1908 to end the longest US sports title drought, and Cleveland Indians prepared for game three of the World Series deadlocked at 1-1 in Major League Baseball's best-of-seven final. "This is a great time right now for the neighborhood and everybody is looking to make money," said Thomas Mayfield, who works in a parking lot a few blocks from Wrigley Field.
Minnesota sect leader gets 30 years in teen sex assaultPINE CITY, Minn. (AP) ? The leader of an isolated religious sect in Minnesota was sentenced Friday to 30 years in prison, weeks after he pleaded guilty to sexually assaulting two teenage girls who were members of his community.
Clinton leads Trump 42 to 36 percent as he loses women's support: poll
The Oct. 21-27 opinion poll shows 42 percent of people who either voted already or expect to vote in the Nov. 8 election support Clinton, versus 36 percent for Trump. Clinton's lead a week ago was 4 points. The polling was conducted before Clinton's campaign was hit on Friday by the FBI announcement that it was investigating more emails as part of a probe into her use of a private email server while secretary of state.