Clinton receives intelligence briefing

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton speaks at a campaign event in Reno, Nevada on August 25, 2016Hillary Clinton received her first intelligence briefing as the Democratic presidential candidate Saturday, attending the 90-minute meeting without aides. Traditionally, the top two contenders for the White House are given the briefings to prepare them for the responsibilities that await the next occupant of the Oval Office. Republican candidate Donald Trump attended a similar briefing August 17 in New York, accompanied by two key advisers, retired lieutenant general Michael Flynn and New Jersey Governor Chris Christie.



Man arrested in shocking killings of 2 Mississippi nuns

This is a smartphone photograph taken and released by the Mississippi Department of Public Safety in Durant, Miss., Friday, Aug. 26, 2016, of Rodney Earl Sanders, 46, of Kosciusko, who has been charged with two counts of capital murder in connection with the killing of Sister Margaret Held and Sister Paula Merrill, both nurse practitioners who were found dead in their Durant house Thursday. (Warren Strain/Mississippi Department of Public Safety Hand Out, via AP)DURANT, Miss. (AP) — A man suspected in the slayings of two nuns found dead in their Mississippi home has been arrested and charged with capital murder in the shocking killing that rocked the small town communities where the women served, authorities said.



Kurdish-led Syria forces face off with Turkish-backed rebels

Kurdish-led Syria forces face off with Turkish-backed rebelsBacked by Turkish tanks and reports of airstrikes, Turkey-allied Syrian rebels clashed with Kurdish-led forces in northeastern Syria in a new escalation that further complicates the already protracted ...



Spanish police arrest 57 in illegal Chinese immigration ring

MADRID (AP) — Spanish police say they have arrested 57 people and dismantled an illegal immigration ring giving Chinese citizens Spanish residency permits through fake job contracts as domestic staff.
The Latest: Iowa governor says Trump can win on agriculture

Democratic vice presidential candidate, Sen. Tim Kaine, D-Va. shakes hands with supporters after speaking at Florida A&M University in Tallahassee, Fla., Friday, August 26, 2016. (AP Photo/Mark Wallheiser)WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the 2016 presidential campaign (all times EDT):





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