• In this Dec. 6, 1973, file photo, Joe Paterno, head coach of the Penn State football team, clutches the Lambert Trophy in New York, after it was awarded to his team as emblematic of collegiate grid supremacy in the East. Legends tend to linger in college football even after they are gone. At Penn State, getting out from under Paterno's shadow is more complicated than the typical transition from a coaching giant. (AP Photo/Dave Pickoff, File)

    Penn State tries to move forward without abandoning Paterno

    STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) — Legends tend to linger in college football even after they are gone. At Penn State, getting out from under Joe Paterno’s shadow is more complicated than the typical transition from a coaching giant.

  • This image released by the the Mass Graves Directorate of the Kurdish Regional Government shows a human skull in a mass grave containing Yazidis killed by Islamic State militants in the Sinjar region of northern Iraq in May, 2015. An analysis by The Associated Press has found 72 mass graves left behind by Islamic State extremists in Iraq and Syria, and many more are expected to be discovered as the group loses territory. (Kurdish Mass Graves Directorate via AP)

    IS buried thousands in 72 mass graves, AP finds

    HARDAN, Iraq (AP) — Surrounded by smoke and flames, the sound of gunshots echoing around him, the young man crouched in the creek for hours, listening to the men in his family die.

  • FILE- In this Aug. 15, 2016 file photo, hundreds of members of India's low-caste Dalit community gather for a rally in Una, Gujarat state, India as they protest after four men belonging to the Dalit community were beaten while trying to skin a dead cow in western India. The brutal beating of four men from the lowest rung of India's caste hierarchy, attacked for skinning a dead cow, has highlighted the persisting power of caste, 65 years after caste prejudice was banned in India. Dalits _ as "untouchables" are now called _ are increasingly signaling that they will no longer tolerate such bigotry, with an emerging class of educated and empowered young Dalits refusing to be cowed by the centuries-old discrimination, triggering deadly violence. (AP Photo/Ajit Solanki, File)

    India’s angry Dalits rise against age-old caste prejudices

    NEW DELHI (AP) — The video footage posted on social media by India’s self-proclaimed cow saviors was brutal. It showed four bare-chested men tied with ropes to a car, flinching as an angry group of men took turns beating them with wooden sticks, belts and iron rods. Their crime: skinning a dead cow.

  • Students walk from Willard Straight Hall on the Cornell University campus in Ithaca, N.Y., Monday, Aug. 29, 2016. Ithaca College student Anthony Nazaire, of Brooklyn in New York City, was stabbed to death Sunday outside the hall following a student-organized gathering. (AP Photo/Carolyn Thompson)

    Police investigate Cornell brawl that killed Ithaca student

    ITHACA, N.Y. (AP) — An Ithaca College student fatally stabbed at Cornell University was attacked while trying to help a fellow student amid a series of fights after a weekend party, the slain man’s sister said Monday.

  • Wildin Acosta, 19, talks about being held in a detention center in Georgia, during an interview in Durham, N.C. Monday, Aug. 29, 2016. Acosta was picked up in January on immigration charges. He had fled Honduras in 2014, saying a gang member threatened his life. Acosta was held at the center until earlier this month, when he was released on $10,000 bond. He has applied for asylum, which his supporters say put the deportation attempts on hold. (AP Photo/Martha Waggoner)

    Honduran teen held by ICE: ‘I learned a lot’ in detention

    DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Wildin Acosta had grabbed his book bag and left the house, and was just about to get in his car to drive to school in January when two men approached him.

  • In this photo taken Jan. 5, 2011, then-New York Rep. Anthony Weiner and his wife, Huma Abedin, an aide to then-Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, are pictured after a ceremonial swearing in of the 112th Congress on Capitol Hill in Washington. Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton aide Huma Abedin says she is separating from husband Anthony Weiner after another sexting revelation involving the former congressman from New York. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak)

    Huma Abedin: Clinton aide is known as her ‘second daughter’

    SOUTHAMPTON, N.Y. (AP) — Often called Hillary Clinton’s second daughter, Huma Abedin is a deeply trusted aide who is rarely far apart from the Democratic presidential nominee. She’s also a confidante subjected to a similar level of attention and scrutiny as her longtime boss.

  • Dolphins partner with Uber to provide transportation options

    MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — In a story Aug. 29 about the Miami Dolphins partnering with Uber, The Associated Press reported erroneously that, based on information from the team, the cost of tailgate options at their games would be $150 to $250. The correct pricing is $250 to $350.

  • San Francisco 49ers quarterbacks Colin Kaepernick, left, and Blaine Gabbert stand on the sideline during the second half of an NFL preseason football game against the Green Bay Packers on Friday, Aug. 26, 2016, in Santa Clara, Calif. Green Bay won 21-10. (AP Photo/Tony Avelar)

    Kaepernick’s decision to sit through anthem scrutinized

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — From the White House to San Francisco police union headquarters, Colin Kaepernick’s name came up Monday as his decision to sit down during the national anthem reached far beyond football.

  • School asks high court to hear transgender bathroom case

    RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A Virginia school board urged the U.S. Supreme Court on Monday to weigh in on whether a transgender male must be allowed to use the boys bathroom at his high school, framing it as an issue of national importance.

  • Correction: Topless Women story

    HAMPTON, N.H. (AP) — In a story Aug. 28 about topless demonstrations, The Associated Press misspelled the name of the president of GoTopless. She is Nadine Gary, not Nadine Gray.