Syrian rebels launch Aleppo offensive to break siege
Trump to give campaign $10M more; Clinton keeps cash lead
WASHINGTON (AP) ? Donald Trump's campaign said Friday the billionaire businessman will plunge an additional $10 million of his personal fortune into his presidential bid, after new federal filings that show Hillary Clinton with an $85 million cash advantage in the final stretch.
Education gap divides white votersDODGE CITY, Kansas (AP) ? At 18, Mike Smith chose trucking over college. Hauling cattle feed was lucrative for a teenager, and it seemed he could have a pretty good life without a degree. Now, 40 years later his income is stalled as immigrants pour into western Kansas and depress wages.
Big Ten showdown: No. 11 Wisconsin hosts No. 7 Nebraska
US Senate candidate Kirk mocks rival's family military past
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) ? Illinois Republican U.S. Sen. Mark Kirk has mocked his Democratic rival's immigrant background and her claim that her family's military service dates back to the Revolution, saying he had forgotten the congresswoman's "parents came all the way from Thailand to serve George Washington."
Syrian rebels launch Aleppo counter-attack to break siege
By Ellen Francis and Angus McDowall BEIRUT (Reuters) - Syrian rebels including jihadists counter-attacked the army and its allies on Friday aiming to break a weeks-long siege on eastern Aleppo, insurgents said. The assault, employing heavy shelling and suicide car bombs, was mainly focused on the city's western edge by rebels based in the countryside outside Aleppo. It included Jabhat Fateh al-Sham, a former affiliate of al Qaeda previously known as the Nusra Front, and groups fighting under the Free Syrian Army (FSA) banner.
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In lieu of flowers, justice: Paper runs 'Walking Dead' obitBATESVILLE, Ark. (AP) ? Many viewers of AMC's "The Walking Dead" took the shocking deaths of two fan favorites in the latest season premiere as personally as a death in the family. One Arkansas newspaper took it a step further.
Scant support for Venezuelan strike to force out Maduro
CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) ? Some stores were closed and traffic was lighter but for the most part residents of Venezuela's capital ignored calls to stay home Friday to protest President Nicolas Maduro, handing a rare victory to the embattled socialist leader.