Janet Reno, former US attorney general, has died

MIAMI (AP) — Shy and admittedly awkward, Janet Reno became a blunt spoken prosecutor and the first woman to serve as U.S. attorney general, yet she also was the epicenter of a relentless series of political storms, from the deadly raid on the Branch Davidian compound at Waco, Texas, to the seizure of 5-year-old Cuban immigrant Elian Gonzalez.

  • Written by CURT ANDERSON, Associated Press

FBI chief: No charges for Clinton after new emails reviewed

WASHINGTON (AP) — FBI Director James Comey told Congress on Sunday that a review of newly discovered Hillary Clinton's emails has "not changed our conclusions" from earlier this year that she should not face charges.

  • Written by ERIC TUCKER, Associated Press

UN climate chief: No doubt world will shift to low emissions

MARRAKECH, Morocco (AP) — Climate negotiators started work Monday on implementing the Paris Agreement on global warming amid uncertainty over how the U.S. election will impact the landmark deal as temperatures and greenhouse gases soar to new heights.

  • Written by KARL RITTER, Associated Press

Quake near Oklahoma oil hub causes substantial damage

CUSHING, Okla. (AP) — A magnitude 5.0 earthquake centered near one of the world's key oil hubs brought down building facades and shattered windows in a central Oklahoma city, rendering century-old buildings unsafe and raising concerns about key infrastructure.

  • Written by JUSTIN JUOZAPAVICIUS, Associated Press

Iraqi Kurdish forces advance into IS-held town east of Mosul

NEAR BASHIQA, Iraq (AP) — Iraqi Kurdish fighters exchanged heavy fire with militants early on Monday as they advanced from two directions into a town held by the Islamic State group east of the city of Mosul.

  • Written by BALINT SZLANKO, Associated Press SUSANNAH GEORGE, Associated Press