• AP Interview: Morocco to expand counterterror efforts abroad

    SALE, Morocco (AP) — A top Moroccan security official says his government is working on a new strategy to track Moroccans who become radicalized in Europe, part of beefed-up counterterrorism efforts by a country that is both a key player in the global anti-extremism struggle and a source of international jihadis.

  • Mexicans dig through collapsed buildings as quake kills 248

    MEXICO CITY (AP) — Rescuers said Wednesday they have found a surviving child in the ruins of a school that collapsed in Mexico’s magnitude 7.1 earthquake, one of many efforts across the city to save people trapped in under schools, homes and businesses toppled by a quake that killed at least 225 people.

  • UN chief to open signing for 1st nuclear ban treaty

    UNITED NATIONS (AP) — U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres will open the signing ceremony for the first treaty to ban nuclear weapons and the Security Council hold a high-level meeting on its far-flung peacekeeping operations as world leaders tackle a wide range of crises and challenges on the second day of their annual gathering.

  • College towns feel pinch from rental sites like Airbnb

    CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) — Time was when renting an apartment in one of this college town’s funky triple-deckers or two-family homes wouldn’t cost an arm and a leg.

  • North American Soccer League sues US Soccer Foundation

    NEW YORK (AP) — The North American Soccer League has sued the United States Soccer Federation, saying it has illegally protected the monopoly position of its business partner: Major League Soccer.

  • Official: Hitler speech found at white murder suspect’s home

    BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — A 23-year-old white man was arrested Tuesday and accused of killing two black men and firing on a black family, and a law enforcement official said they had found a copy of an Adolf Hitler speech in the suspect’s home.

  • The Latest: White man to be charged in deaths of 2 black men

    BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — The Latest on the killings of two black men in Baton Rouge (all times local):

  • Boston’s pro sports franchises unite to fight racism

    BOSTON (AP) — The Boston area’s five major professional sports franchises are teaming up to fight racism.

  • Football players face felony charges in 2016 hazing incident

    CHICAGO (AP) — Five members of a Christian college football team in suburban Chicago face felony charges after one of their teammates alleged they duct-taped his hands and feet and attempted to sodomize him with an object before dumping him half-naked in an off-campus park.

  • Haitians blocked at US border find ‘Mexican dream’

    TIJUANA, Mexico (AP) — Jose Luis Millan found a new crop of star employees at an upscale Tijuana car wash where customers cross the border from the U.S. to pay up to $950 to have their prized possessions steamed and scrubbed for hours. They’re never late, always hustle and come in on days off to learn new skills, traits that he says make them a model for their Mexican counterparts.