Colombia in unchartered territory with peace deal's defeat

BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — A stunning referendum defeat for a peace deal with leftist rebels leaves Colombians with no Plan B to save an accord that sought to bring an end to a half century of hostilities.

  • Written by JOSHUA GOODMAN, Associated Press ANDREA RODRIGUEZ, Associated Press

Children of Syria's Aleppo bear brunt of violent onslaught

BEIRUT (AP) — The 6-year-old girl was found trapped under the rubble of her home, destroyed by an airstrike in Syria's rebel-held city of Aleppo. "Dust!" she wailed as rescue workers pried away the stones and debris on top of her, finally freeing her and placing her on a stretcher as she screamed for her father.

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14-year-old boy charged in father's killing, school shooting

ANDERSON, S.C. (AP) — A 14-year-old South Carolina boy was charged as a juvenile Friday with murder and three counts of attempted murder after authorities say he killed his father and opened fire on students at a school playground, wounding three people.

  • Written by KATE BRUMBACK, Associated Press JAY REEVES, Associated Press

AP-NORC Poll: Half of Trump backers don't trust vote count

NEW YORK (AP) — Amid Donald Trump's unprecedented assertion that the general election "is going to be rigged," many Americans who are drawn to the Republican nominee's campaign have major doubts about the accuracy of the vote count.

  • Written by JONATHAN LEMIRE, Associated Press EMILY SWANSON, Associated Press