• Presidential contender Donald Trump speaks to the media during a press conference on the 1st first day of the Women's British Open golf championship on the Turnberry golf course in Turnberry, Scotland, Thursday, July 30, 2015. (AP Photo/Scott Heppell)

    Trump’s call for mass deportations runs into messy realities

    NEW YORK (AP) — In one of his first forays into policy as a presidential candidate, Republican Donald Trump calls for the deportation of all 11 million people estimated to be living in the country illegally while allowing the “really good people” to return.

  • Viewed from the Embassy Suites hotel traffic moves along the Benjamin Franklin Parkway leading to the Philadelphia Museum of Art, Thursday, July 30, 2015, in Philadelphia. On the parkway Pope Francis is scheduled to visit The World Meeting of Families' festival and celebrate a Mass during his visit to the United States. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)

    Pope’s upcoming visit inspires anxiety in Philadelphia

    PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Pregnant women are calling up the mayor, concerned they won’t be able to get to the delivery room. Some businesses say they’ve been told to close for a three-day weekend. Others are bringing in cots for workers to sleep. Taxi drivers, fearing onerous checkpoints and distant drop-off locations, are planning to stay home.

    Updated: 5:20 pm

  • An ultra-Orthodox Jew stabs a woman in the back with a  knife during a Gay Pride parade Thursday, July 30, 2015 in central Jerusalem. Israeli police said several people were stabbed. (AP Photo/Sebastian Scheiner)

    Man stabs several people at Jerusalem gay pride parade

    JERUSALEM (AP) — Revelers dancing and singing through the streets of Jerusalem during the holy city’s annual gay pride parade were left shrieking in pain and panic Thursday night, as an anti-gay extremist lunged into a group leading the march and stabbed six people, Israeli police and witnesses said.

  • Fearful of being left out to dry, bond funds hold more cash

    NEW YORK (AP) — Imagine the bond market as a crowded swimming pool, except it’s one where the water level drops whenever someone tries to leave. By the time you attempt to get out, you’re stuck at the bottom, unable to exit because the ladder is 10 feet above your head.

    Updated: 3:46 pm

  • New Mexico State Police: 2 killed in crash of small plane

    TRUTH OR CONSEQUENCES, N.M. (AP) — Authorities say two men from New Mexico and Utah were killed when a single-engine plane crashed in the vicinity of the airport in Truth or Consequences.

    Updated: 1:55 pm

  • Senator: Md. governor to close Baltimore detention center

    ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan will announce plans to shut down a Baltimore jail that was the focus of a federal corruption investigation, a state lawmaker and union officials said Thursday.

  • IndyCar president of competition Walker resigns

    INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — IndyCar president of competition Derrick Walker took the fall Thursday for technical issues that have plagued the series this year and said he’ll resign his position at the end of the season.

    Updated: 3:25 pm

  • New Mexico Dems eye changes after historic losses in 2014

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Eight months ago, Republican Gov. Susana Martinez won re-election by a wide margin and the GOP took control of the New Mexico House for the first time since Dwight Eisenhower was president.

    Updated: 2:19 pm

  • Correction: Zimbabwe-Lion Killed-3 Things story

    WASHINGTON (AP) — In a story July 29 about U.S. regulations and big game hunting, The Associated Press erroneously referred to The Human Society of the United States. It is The Humane Society of the United States.

  • A United States Navy aeroplane about to land at the Incirlik Air Base, in the outskirts of the city of Adana, southern Turkey, Wednesday, July 29, 2015. Turkish Foreign Ministry spokesman Tanju Bilgic said Wednesday, that an agreement allowing the U.S.-led coalition against the IS to launch airstrikes from Incirlik and other Turkish bases has been approved by Cabinet. Coalition forces could start using the bases “any moment,” Bilgic said. (AP Photo/Emrah Gurel)

    Turkey onslaught on Kurds, after IS attack, fuels anger

    DIYARBAKIR, Turkey (AP) — Just when it seemed Turkey was getting serious about the fight against IS, it has turned its military focus to pounding its old foe: the Kurdish rebels.

    Updated: 1:29 pm