• In this April 31, 2015, file photo, New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady leaves Federal court in New York.  Brady can suit up for his team's season opener after a judge erased his four-game suspension for "Deflategate." (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File)

    Judge lets Brady play, ruling against NFL in ‘Deflategate’

    NEW YORK (AP) — Tom Brady learned Thursday he will start the season on the field after a judge lifted the league’s four-game suspension of the star quarterback for a scandal over deflated footballs, saying he was treated unfairly by NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell. The league quickly appealed.

  • Tom Brady beats NFL in ‘Deflategate’ court case, judge nullifies league’s 4-game suspension

    NEW YORK (AP) — Tom Brady beats NFL in ‘Deflategate’ court case, judge nullifies league’s 4-game suspension.

  • This undated image provided by the Royal Thai Police shows a man they believe is part of a group responsible for a deadly bombing at a shrine in central Bangkok on Aug. 17, 2015. Authorities on Thursday, Sept. 3, 2015, identified the suspect but issued two different spellings of his name, Mieraili Yusufu and Yusufu Meerailee, and said he faces charges of possessing unauthorized explosives. The words in Thai read "Min Buri court approved an arrest warrant for Mr. Mieraili Yusufu on the charge of conspiracy to posses unauthorized explosives." (AP Photo/Royal Thai Police)

    Turkey skeptical Bangkok bomb suspects are Turks

    BANGKOK (AP) — Thai authorities unveiled the restored centerpiece Friday of the Erawan Shrine, in the latest bid to restore confidence among Bangkok’s tourism and business communities almost three weeks after a deadly bombing that left 20 dead.

  • FILE- In this Feb. 9, 2014 file photo,two owners of Tazreen Fashions Ltd., Delwar Hossain, center right and his wife, Mahmuda Akter, center left are escorted by security personnel to a court in Dhaka, Bangladesh. A court in Bangladesh’s capital on Thursday, Sept. 3, 2015 indicted the two owners of the garment factory and 11 others facing homicide charges for a 2012 fire that killed 112 workers.  (AP Photo, file)

    Bangladesh court indicts owners in deadly 2012 factory fire

    DHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) — A court in Bangladesh’s capital indicted the two owners of a garment factory and 11 others on homicide charges Thursday for a 2012 fire that killed 112 workers.

  • Guatemala's new President Alejandro Maldonado leaves the Congress building after his swearing-in ceremony in Guatemala City, Thursday, Sept. 3, 2015. Maldonado was sworn in amid a corruption scandal that has caused a national political crisis. The conservative former judge will serve out the term of former President Otto Perez Molina, who resigned late Wednesday after a judge issued an order for this detention. Prosecutors accuse the ex-president of leading a customs fraud ring. (AP Photo/Esteban Felix)

    Guatemala president resigns amid corruption probe

    GUATEMALA CITY (AP) — Guatemala’s newly sworn-in president demanded that all top government officials submit their resignations and promised an honest and inclusive administration following the surprise resignation earlier Thursday of President Otto Perez Molina amid a widening fraud investigation.

  • Wednesday, September 2, 2015

    With defiant Kentucky clerk in jail, her deputies promise judge they’ll license gay marriages

  • Baylor handling of sex assault cases gets outside probe

    WACO, Texas (AP) — Baylor University has hired a Philadelphia law firm to independently investigate the university’s handling of sexual assault complaints, including one against defensive end Sam Ukwuachu.

  • Former Madison, Ala. police officer Eric Sloan Parker walks into a federal courthouse, Tuesday, Sept. 1, 2015, in Huntsville, Ala. Parker is on trial on a federal charge of using excessive force against an Indian man, 58-year-old Sureshbhai Patel, who was thrown down and partially paralyzed during a confrontation in a suburban neighborhood. (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson)

    Indian man injured by police testifies against officer

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (AP) — An Indian man left partially paralyzed when he was slammed to the ground during a police stop in Alabama testified Wednesday that he’d been in the state only about a week when he was confronted by officers investigating a call about a suspicious person.

  • Karen Roberts, left, and her partner, April Miller, speak to Assistant Rowan County Clerk Kim Russell as they attempt to get a marriage license at the Rowan County Courthouse in Morehead, Ky., Tuesday, Sept. 1, 2015. Rowan County Clerk Kim Davis has refused to issue marriage licenses in defiance of a federal order. (AP Photo/Timothy D. Easley)

    Lesbian couple, like Kentucky clerk, standing up for beliefs

    MOREHEAD, Ky. (AP) — As April Miller drove to work, still too stunned to grasp the magnitude of the fight erupting around her, an old song crackled over the car radio.

  • Bexar County Sheriff Susan Pamerleau, with Chief Deputy Manuel Longoria, speaks during a news conference at the Bexar County Sheriff's office, Wednesday, Sept. 2, 2015, in San Antonio. Pamerleau said a second video of deputies fatally shooting a man whose hands were raised appears to show him carrying what investigators believe was a knife.  She declined to release the video because the investigation is ongoing. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)

    Sheriff: Texas man killed by deputies appeared to hold knife

    DALLAS (AP) — A second video that captured Texas deputies fatally shooting a man whose hands were raised appears to show that he was holding a knife, a sheriff said Wednesday, declining to release the video because the investigation is still going on.