• As sex harassment scandal grows, minorities seldom involved

    PHILADELPHIA (AP) — In the weeks since dozens of women have accused movie mogul Harvey Weinstein of rape or sexual, unleashing an avalanche of similar charges against other prominent men across American life, women and men of color have been largely absent from the national furor.

    Updated: 8:16 am

  • Rose takes 1-shot lead into final round at Dubai

    DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Justin Rose shot a 7-under 65 Saturday to take a one-shot lead into the final round of the European Tour’s season-ending Tour Championship.

  • Detroit priest to be beatified, was known for helping others

    DETROIT (AP) — A priest who wasn’t allowed to preach instead turned his ears and heart to the needy. Now, decades after his death, Solanus Casey is on a path to sainthood, celebrated as an incredibly humble man who brought people to God.

  • Geisenberger leads 1-2-3 German sweep in luge opener

    IGLS, Austria (AP) — Natalie Geisenberger led a German medal sweep Saturday at the first World Cup women’s luge race of the Olympic season.

    Updated: 7:50 am

  • Giddy Zimbabweans gather in capital to march against Mugabe

    HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — In a euphoric gathering that just days ago would have drawn a police crackdown, crowds marched through Zimbabwe’s capital on Saturday to demand the departure of President Robert Mugabe, one of Africa’s last remaining liberation leaders, after nearly four decades in power.

    Updated: 7:43 am

  • Buffon to sit out Juventus match after Italy WCup failure

    TURIN, Italy (AP) — Gianluigi Buffon is still recovering from Italy’s failure to qualify for the World Cup and won’t play for Juventus at Sampdoria on Sunday.

  • Suleymanoglu, 3-time Olympic gold weightlifter, dies at 50

    ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkey’s official news agency says Naim Suleymanoglu, the Turkish weightlifter who was known as “Pocket Hercules” and who won three Olympic gold medals, has died. He was 50.

  • British rider Daniel Hegarty dies after crashing in Macau GP

    MACAU (AP) — British motorcycle rider Daniel Hegarty has died after crashing in the Macau Grand Prix on Saturday.

  • Lebanon PM: Saudi trip was to consult on country’s future

    PARIS (AP) — Lebanon’s Prime Minister Saad Hariri is expected to return home next week for the first time since making a strange resignation announcement from Saudi Arabia that unleashed fears of a political crisis in Lebanon.

    Updated: 5:27 am

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    Sexual misconduct claims roil Alabama campaign, divide women

    Updated: 4:04 am