• 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

  • 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 troops capture hospital north of Aleppo

    BEIRUT (AP) — The Latest on Syria (all times local):

  • Residents are kept at a distance as police investigators examine the bodies of three suspects who were killed in a sting operation by the authorities in the continuing "War on Drugs" campaign of Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte before dawn Friday, Sept. 30, 2016 in Caloocan city, north of Manila, Philippines. Duterte raised the rhetoric over his bloody anti-crime war to a new level Friday, comparing it to Hitler and the Holocaust and saying he would be "happy to slaughter" 3 million addicts. (AP Photo/Bullit Marquez)

    Duterte ‘happy to slaughter’ drug suspects; mentions Hitler

    MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte raised the rhetoric over his bloody anti-crime war to a new level Friday, comparing it to Hitler and the Holocaust and saying he would be “happy to slaughter” 3 million addicts.

    Updated: 1:35 pm

  • Trial date set for former New Mexico senator

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Former New Mexico Sen. Phil Griego will stand trial more than a year from now in a corruption case linked to his private commission on the sale of a state-owned building.

  • UN impotent before Syria war crimes

    UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Russia and Syria faced a growing chorus of international condemnation over their actions in Aleppo, but U.N. officials conceded Thursday there was little they could do beyond shaming the two countries for what they are increasingly calling “war crimes.”

  • 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)

    Long wait, short encounter before deadly police shooting

    EL CAJON, Calif. (AP) — An unarmed black man fatally shot by an officer in a San Diego suburb was unjustly killed and the police department and chief prosecutor are trying to sway public opinion by only releasing a single, favorable frame from video of the shooting, representatives of the man’s family said Thursday in demanding the full video be shown.

  • House Financial Services Committee member Rep. Carolyn Maloney, D-N.Y., right, questions Wells Fargo CEO John Stumpf on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Sept. 29, 2016, during the committee's hearing investigating Wells Fargo's opening of unauthorized customer accounts. Fellow committee member Rep. Terry Sewell, D-Ala. is at left.  (AP Photo/Cliff Owen)

    Wells Fargo CEO to face lawmakers with better defense

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Angry lawmakers heaped another round of blistering criticism on Wells Fargo’s CEO, pressing Thursday for details about what senior managers knew about allegedly illegal sales practices and when any concerns were disclosed.

  • Former England soccer team manager Sam Allardyce leaves his home in Bolton, England Wednesday Sept. 28, 2016. Even by English soccer's standards, the latest embarrassment is a new low after Sam Allardyce was forced out in disgrace after one game in charge of the national team. (Dave Howarth PA via AP) UNITED KINGDOM OUT

    After scolding FIFA on ethics, English soccer stands accused

    MANCHESTER, England (AP) — When lecturing FIFA on ethics, English soccer leaders look like the moral arbiters of the game.

  • In this image made from an Oct. 11, 2011 video made available by the Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles, Florida Highway Patrol Officer Donna Watts arrests Miami Police Department Officer Fausto Lopez who was traveling at 120 miles per hour to an off-duty job, in Hollywood, Fla. After the incident, Watts says that she was harassed with prank calls, threatening posts on law enforcement message boards and unfamiliar cars that idled near her home. In lawsuits, she accused dozens of officers of obtaining information about her in the state’s driver database. (Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles via AP)

    AP: Across US, police officers abuse confidential databases

    DENVER (AP) — Police officers across the country misuse confidential law enforcement databases to get information on romantic partners, business associates, neighbors, journalists and others for reasons that have nothing to do with daily police work, an Associated Press investigation has found.