- The Latest: Turkish doctors: Death toll in bombings hits 97 Updated: Oct-10-15 3:48 pm
ANKARA, Turkey - Developments relating to Saturday's deadly bombing of a peace rally in the Turkish capital of Ankara. All times local.
- Duluth mayor faces ban from labor hall in union spat Updated: Oct-10-15 3:42 pm
DULUTH, Minnesota - The mayor of Duluth faces a lifetime ban from a union hall after the union says he crossed a picket line to eat lunch at a restaurant.
- California voters to be automatically registered at DMV Updated: Oct-10-15 3:41 pm
SACRAMENTO, California - Gov. Jerry Brown has approved legislation to make California the second state in the nation to begin automatically registering eligible voters when they obtain or renew their driver's licenses.
- Attorney: Army officer recommends no jail time for Bergdahl Updated: Oct-10-15 3:39 pm
AUSTIN, Texas - An Army officer is recommending that Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl face a lower-level court martial and be spared the possibility of jail time for leaving his post in Afghanistan, his lawyer said Saturday.
- Blasts kill 86 at peace rally; Suicide bombers suspected Updated: Oct-10-15 3:16 pm
ANKARA, Turkey - Nearly simultaneous explosions targeted a Turkish peace rally Saturday in Ankara, killing at least 86 people and wounding nearly 190 others in Turkey's deadliest attack in years - one that threatens to inflame the nation's ethnic tensions.
- NYC, state reach deal on mass transit capital funding Updated: Oct-10-15 3:15 pm
NEW YORK - A deal has finally been struck to fund the New York City region's mass transit capital spending program, ensuring that vitally needed infrastructure upgrades - including repairs to damage wrought by Superstorm Sandy - will be underwritten for the next five years.
- The Latest: California voters to be automatically registered Updated: Oct-10-15 3:15 pm
SACRAMENTO, California - The Latest on California legislation acted upon by Gov. Jerry Brown ahead of a Sunday deadline (All times local):
- Michigan man fatally shot after crossbow arrow hits deputy Updated: Oct-10-15 3:11 pm
CATO TOWNSHIP, Michigan - A 40-year-old Michigan man was shot and killed by a state trooper after the man wounded a sheriff's deputy with a crossbow arrow.
- Psychiatric exam ordered for man accused of stalking agent Updated: Oct-10-15 3:09 pm
PITTSBURGH - A federal judge has ordered a psychiatric evaluation for a man accused of stalking and harassing an FBI agent by posting a fake Craigslist sex ad with his phone number and address.
- Laptop, documents with some Wisconsin Humana members stolen Updated: Oct-10-15 3:06 pm
MILWAUKEE - Humana says a laptop and documents were stolen when a Wisconsin Humana employee's vehicle was broken into.
- Does Arkansas' time in international spotlight await? Updated: Oct-10-15 3:01 pm
LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - While a debate continues over whether a significant portion of Arkansas' execution procedures should be kept as an official state secret, a glance to its western neighbor may be in order.
- New Hampshire, Maine senators seek help for shipyard workers Updated: Oct-10-15 2:54 pm
CONCORD, New Hampshire - The U.S. senators from New Hampshire and Maine are asking the Defense Department to reconsider policy changes regarding expenses for workers at the Portsmouth Naval Shipyard and other shipyards.
- Nevada colleges get leeway on active shooter response plans Updated: Oct-10-15 2:52 pm
CARSON CITY, Nevada - All colleges in the Nevada System of Higher Education have plans for dealing with dangers such as active shooters as required by federal law.
- Deputies shoot, wound man in Cass County Updated: Oct-10-15 2:46 pm
DAYTON, Missouri - Authorities in western Missouri say deputies have shot and wounded a man after he fired at them.
- Palestinians stab Israelis in 2 Jerusalem attacks Updated: Oct-10-15 2:30 pm
JERUSALEM - Palestinians carried out two stabbing attacks in Jerusalem on Saturday before being shot dead by police, while another two Palestinians were killed during a violent demonstration near the Gaza border fence, as violence continued to spread following a series of attacks against civilians and soldiers in the past week.
- Wilmore asked to remove cross from top of city water tower Updated: Oct-10-15 2:28 pm
WILMORE, Kentucky - The Freedom From Religion Foundation is asking the City of Wilmore to remove a Christian cross from on top of its water tower.
- Fierce battles in central Syria amid Russian airstrikes Updated: Oct-10-15 2:21 pm
DAMASCUS, Syria - Syrian troops backed by Russian airstrikes seized a village in central Syria on Saturday amid fierce clashes with rebels, part of a ground offensive launched earlier this week.
- Openly gay US ambassador to Denmark weds partner Updated: Oct-10-15 2:18 pm
COPENHAGEN, Denmark - The U.S. ambassador to Denmark has married his partner in the Scandinavian country that became the first nation to allow gay couples to formalize their unions in 1989.
- The Latest: Dozens briefly enter Israel from Gaza Updated: Oct-10-15 2:16 pm
JERUSALEM - The latest developments in ongoing violence between Palestinians and Israelis (all times local):
- Officer-involved shootings reach record number this year Updated: Oct-10-15 2:12 pm
MITCHELL, South Dakota - South Dakota has seen the most officer-involved shootings this year since the state started keeping records in 2001.
- School-funding initiative backers keep outraising opponents Updated: Oct-10-15 2:10 pm
JACKSON, Mississippi - The most expensive ballot initiative campaign in Mississippi history got costlier in September, as supporters of the Initiative 42 education funding measure continued to outraise opponents.
- Legal woes to follow Oklahoma sheriff after resignation Updated: Oct-10-15 1:56 pm
TULSA, Oklahoma - When embattled Tulsa County Sheriff Stanley Glanz leaves office next month after a 50-year career in law enforcement, any notions of enjoying retirement and his roughly $68,000 annual pension will be fleeting at best.
- Buried Nazi tunnels? Polish province drills down to learn Updated: Oct-10-15 1:51 pm
WARSAW, Poland - Workers hired by local authorities are drilling in southwestern Poland in search of hidden Nazi tunnels that an explorer claims are in the area.
- Black men call for change at Million Man March anniversary Updated: Oct-10-15 1:47 pm
WASHINGTON - Black men from around the nation returned to the National Mall to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the Million Man March and call for changes in policing and in black communities.
- State to fund U. of Hawaii telescope, but not on Mauna Kea Updated: Oct-10-15 1:44 pm
HILO, Hawaii - The University of Hawaii at Hilo is getting $450,000 from the state to purchase a replacement for a soon-to-be decommissioned telescope on Mauna Kea.