Election Day: Americans choose between Clinton and Trump

WASHINGTON (AP) — A polarized America went to the polls Tuesday to pick its 45th president, choosing to elect either Hillary Clinton as the first woman to be president or billionaire businessman Donald Trump, the final act of a long and rancorous campaign that upended U.S. politics.

  • Written by JULIE PACE, AP White House Correspondent

Authorities: 3rd body found on South Carolina man's property

WOODRUFF, S.C. (AP) — Investigators discovered a third body on the property of a South Carolina man who is now linked to seven deaths and the kidnapping of a woman who was found chained inside a storage container, authorities said Monday.

  • Written by SEANNA ADCOX, Associated Press MEG KINNARD, Associated Press

Iraqi experts probe mass grave site found near IS-held Mosul

BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraqi investigators were probing a mass grave on Tuesday that was discovered the previous day by troops advancing further into Islamic State-held territory near the city of Mosul, where soldiers have captured a sliver of land but later halted their advance.

  • Written by BRIAN ROHAN, Associated Press

Official: 40 to 50 buildings damaged in Oklahoma earthquake

CUSHING, Okla. (AP) — Dozens of buildings sustained "substantial damage" after a 5.0 magnitude earthquake struck an Oklahoma town that's home to one of the world's key oil hubs, but officials said Monday that no damage has been reported at the oil terminal.

  • Written by JUSTIN JUOZAPAVICIUS, Associated Press