How Trump’s advisers schooled him on globalism
NEW YORK (AP) — On a sweltering Washington summer day, President Donald Trump's motorcade pulled up to the Pentagon for a meeting largely billed as a briefing on the Afghanistan conflict and the fight against the Islamic State group….
Trump’s week anchored by speech to UN General Assembly
NEW YORK (AP) — President Donald Trump is making his debut at the United Nations and taking his complaints about the world body straight to the source….
10 Things to Know for Today
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Dozens arrested as St. Louis readies for more protests
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Hundreds of police officers in riot gear mobilized in downtown St. Louis after another day of peaceful protests over an ex-police officer's acquittal in the death of a black man, making dozens of arrests amid reports of property damage and vandalism in the streets….
Hurricane Maria heads toward already battered Carib islands
SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic (AP) — A strengthening Hurricane Maria swirled toward the eastern Caribbean early Monday, with forecasters warning it probably would be a major storm by the time it passed through the already battered Leeward Islands later in the day….
Interior secretary recommends shrinking 6 national monuments
WASHINGTON (AP) — Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke is recommending that six of 27 national monuments under review by the Trump administration be reduced in size, with changes to several others proposed….
Trump’s childhood home becomes showcase for refugees
NEW YORK (AP) — President Donald Trump's childhood home in New York had some new occupants over the weekend – refugees who shared their stories as a way to draw attention to the refugee crisis as the United Nations General Assembly convenes this week with Trump in attendance….
Politics, diverse winners, new voices top key Emmy moments
NEW YORK (AP) — It was, not surprisingly, a night for politics, with everyone from host Stephen Colbert to Lily Tomlin, Jane Fonda and Alec Baldwin getting in zingers about Donald Trump – all to be upstaged by Sean Spicer himself, in a controversial appearance that set social media afire. But Emmy night was not only about politics….
Lady Gaga postpones European leg of world tour
LONDON (AP) — Lady Gaga has postponed her world tour's European leg until next year because of ongoing health problems, the tour's promoter said Monday….
Falcons with a repeat performance in 34-23 win over Packers
ATLANTA (AP) — New season. New stadium. Same ol' result….