Clinton's campaign taps star power as Trump goes it alone

CLEVELAND (AP) — Hillary Clinton dispatched musical and political celebrities across battleground states Friday to try to energize Democrats in what's become an increasingly competitive race. Donald Trump, meanwhile, defended his go-it-alone approach.

  • Written by LISA LERER, Associated Press JILL COLVIN, Associated Press

Kashmir teenager's death sparks fresh anti-India protests

SRINAGAR, India (AP) — At least 30 people were injured in Indian-controlled Kashmir on Saturday after government forces fired shotgun pellets and tear gas as a funeral procession for a teenager turned into a protest against Indian rule.

  • Written by AIJAZ HUSSAIN, Associated Press

Philippine police say drug-linked mayor shot dead in jail

BAYBAY, Philippines (AP) — Philippine police killed a town mayor in his jail cell in a purported gunbattle on Saturday, the second killing in a week of a politician linked to illegal drugs under President Rodrigo Duterte's brutal crackdown.


Supreme Court stays execution of Alabama inmate

ATMORE, Ala. (AP) — A condemned Alabama inmate has survived the seventh attempt to execute him by lethal injection thanks to a last-minute stay from the U.S. Supreme Court.

  • Written by KIM CHANDLER, Associated Press