• Newly dedicated memorial stone at grouse habitat is damaged

    GWINN, Mich. (AP) — Authorities say a newly dedicated memorial stone at a grouse habitat in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula has been damaged.

  • In this Dec. 10, 2015 file photo the headquarters of Deutsche Bank is photographed in Frankfurt, Germany. Worries over the financial stability of Deutsche Bank returned to the fore Friday, Sept. 30, 2016 sending shares in Germany's biggest bank into a tailspin and to a record low.  (AP Photo/Michael Probst, file)

    Q&A: Will Deutsche Bank become the next Lehman?

    FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — Germany’s biggest bank is looking shaky and some investors fear it could collapse and endanger the wider financial system.

    Updated: 11:52 am

  • Sentencing set in 2015 shooting death of New Mexico officer

    RIO RANCHO, N.M. (AP) — A New Mexico man convicted in the shooting death of a suburban Albuquerque police officer is set to be sentenced.

  • Santa Fe to celebrate indigenous people on Columbus Day

    SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — Santa Fe leaders say they will now recognize the second Monday in October as Indigenous Peoples Day.

  • In this photo provided by the Syrian Civil Defense group known as the White Helmets, Syrians inspect damaged buildings after airstrikes by government helicopters on the rebel-held Aleppo neighborhood of Mashhad, Syria, Tuesday Sept. 27, 2016. A year after Russia waded into the war in Syria, aiming to flex its national security muscles and prop up beleaguered Syrian President Bashar Assad, Moscow appears no closer to one of its military goals: getting the U.S. to coordinate combat operations in the civil war. And prospects of a diplomatic resolution seem dim. (Syrian Civil Defense White Helmets via AP)

    Syrian monitor: Russian airstrikes killed 9,300 in past year

    BEIRUT (AP) — A year of Russian airstrikes on areas outside government control in Syria have killed more than 9,000 people, displaced tens of thousands and caused widespread destruction, an opposition monitoring group said Friday.

    Updated: 11:00 am

  • In this Monday, March 28, 2016 photo, women try to comfort a Christian mother who lost her son in bomb attack, claimed responsibility by Jamaat-ul-Ahrar, in Lahore, Pakistan. One of Pakistan’s most vicious militant groups, Jamaat-ul-Ahrar, has dramatically stepped its attacks over the past month in what appears to be a backlash to military operations against it. It has eclipsed the Pakistani Taliban as the main militant group in a country where multiple armed extremist factions operate. (AP Photo/K.M. Chaudary, File)

    Pakistan militant group jumps to prominence with attacks

    ISLAMABAD (AP) — One of Pakistan’s most vicious militant groups has dramatically stepped up its attacks over the past month, striking mosques, Christians and security forces in attacks that have killed more than 60 people in what appears to be a backlash to military operations against it.

  • Pamela Benge, center, spoke of her son, Alfred Olango, at a press conference on Thursday Sept. 29, 2016, in San Diego, Calif., to address the killing of Olango, a Ugandan refugee shot by an El Cajon police officer on Tuesday. In an emotional appearance before reporters, Benge said  her son Alfred was joyful and loving and was not mentally ill. (AP Photo/Don Boomer)

    Mother of black man shot by police speaks of her anguish

    EL CAJON, Calif. (AP) — The anguished mother of a man killed by police in a San Diego suburb said she could not believe her family left violence-wracked Uganda only to have her son shot to death in the United States.

    Updated: 6:48 am

  • Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, right, talks with US President Barack Obama at Jerusalem's Mount Herzl national cemetery during the funeral of former Israeli President Shimon Peres, Friday, Sept. 30, 2016. Shimon Peres was being laid to rest on Friday in a ceremony attended by thousands of admirers and dozens of international dignitaries — in a final tribute to a man who personified the history of Israel during a remarkable seven-decade political career and who came to be seen by many as a potent symbol of hopes of Mideast peace. (Menahem Kahana, Pool via AP)

    Obama: Peres won his wars but understood the need for peace

    JERUSALEM (AP) — President Barack Obama hailed Shimon Peres Friday as a man who showed the world that justice and hope are at the heart of the Zionist ideal and saw “all people as deserving of dignity and respect.”

    Updated: 9:41 am

  • Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump visits the Kent County Republican Headquarters, Friday, Sept. 30, 2016, in Grand Rapids, Mich. (AP Photo/John Locher)

    Trump injects Bill Clinton scandals into 2016 race

    GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (AP) — Plunging deeper into campaign controversy, Donald Trump publicly shamed a former beauty queen on Friday for her “disgusting” sexual past and then — in one of presidential history’s more bizarre moments — encouraged Americans to watch a “sex tape” he said would support his case.

    Updated: 3:18 pm

  • Highlands University gets new federal STEM grants

    LAS VEGAS, N.M. (AP) — A new federal grant aimed to help women and Latino students at Highlands University earn degrees in science and technology.