• Pakistani family members of victims mourn outside a police training center where gunmen opened fire, in Quetta, Pakistan, Tuesday, Oct. 25, 2016. Gunmen stormed the police training center late Monday in Pakistan's restive Baluchistan province and detonated explosive vests, killing dozens of police trainees and wounding many others, authorities said. (AP Photo/Arshad Butt)

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  • Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump hugs a the American flag as he arrives to speak to a campaign rally, Monday, Oct. 24, 2016, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/ Evan Vucci)

    Polls are ‘phony,’ Trump insists; ‘we are winning’

    ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla. (AP) — A defiant Donald Trump blamed his campaign struggles on “phony polls” from the “disgusting” media on Monday, fighting to energize his most loyal supporters as his path to the presidency shrinks.

  • New Mexico’s top court reconsiders closed primary system

    SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — The New Mexico Supreme Court heard opening statements Monday in a case that could transform the state’s closed party primary system, peppering attorneys with questions about individual voting rights and who deserves a say in the major-party nomination process.

  • FILE – In this Oct. 31, 2005, file photo, U.S. Circuit Judge Damon Keith, right, and television host and producer Oprah Winfrey, left, listen to speeches during a memorial service for civil rights activist Rosa Parks at the Metropolitan African Methodist Episcopal Church in Washington. U.S. Circuit Judge Damon Keith and other black judges have emotionally recalled the civil rights era in opinions they've filed in Ohio's longest-running voting rights lawsuit. (AP Photo/Ron Thomas, File)

    Black judges in voting dispute recall civil rights fight

    COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — In Ohio’s decade-old voting lawsuit, federal appeals Judge Damon Keith said he was “deeply saddened and distraught” with a majority opinion last month and filled 11 pages with photographs of those slain in the fight for civil rights.

  • More than 27,000 Virginians register to vote after extension

    RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — The Virginia Department of Elections says more than 27,000 people registered to vote during a brief extension of the state’s voter-registration deadline.

  • Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks during a campaign rally, Friday, Oct. 21, 2016, in Johnstown, Pa. (AP Photo/ Evan Vucci)

    Trump vows no regrets; Clinton ups pressure over Khan attack

    CLEVELAND (AP) — Hillary Clinton ramped up her pressure on Donald Trump in the election’s most competitive states Friday with an emotional TV ad targeting his criticism of a Muslim-American family. Trump vowed to go all-out in the final three weeks so he’ll have no regrets — even if he loses.

  • In this March 1, 2016 file photo, voters make their choice in the ballot booth during primary election day at Sherrod Elementary School in Arlington, Texas. Officials in Texas, Oklahoma and Louisiana say they've denied a request by Russian officials to be present at polling stations during the November general election. The U.S. State Department's spokesman says Russia hasn't participated in an international mission to observe elections, so its effort to do so on the state level represents "nothing more than a PR stunt." (AP Photo/LM Otero, File)

    3 states say they denied Russia request to monitor election

    OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Oklahoma and at least two other states said Friday that they have denied efforts by Russian officials to be present at polling stations during the election, requests the U.S. State Department’s spokesman dismissed as “nothing more than a PR stunt.”

  • The Latest: More voters registering online in New Mexico

    SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — The Latest on efforts to modernize New Mexico’s campaign finance and elections systems (all times local):

  • Virginia voter-registration deadline extended through Friday

    ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) — A federal judge has granted a brief extension of Virginia’s voter-registration deadline after heavy demand prevented some voters from registering online.

  • Judge grants brief extension of Virginia’s voter-registration deadline after demand prevented some online registrations

    ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) — Judge grants brief extension of Virginia’s voter-registration deadline after demand prevented some online registrations.