WHY IT MATTERS: Homegrown Extremism

WASHINGTON (AP) — THE ISSUE: Radical Islamic militancy that has sustained itself for decades overseas has inspired a series of attacks on U.S. soil in the last year and a half.

  • Written by DEB RIECHMANN, Associated Press ERIC TUCKER, Associated Press

Samsung changes Note 7 output schedule after fire reports

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Samsung's crisis with its Galaxy Note 7 smartphone deepened Monday as the company confirmed it has adjusted its production following reports that newly released versions offered as replacements for recalled fire-prone devices have also overheated or caught fire.

  • Written by YOUKYUNG LEE, AP Technology Writer

NBC suspends Billy Bush for role on Trump tape

NEW YORK (AP) — NBC on Sunday suspended "Today" show personality Billy Bush indefinitely after he was caught on a videotape from 2005 in a crude conversation about women with Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump.

  • Written by DAVID BAUDER, AP Television Writer

German police arrest Syrian man wanted in alleged bomb plot

BERLIN (AP) — Three Syrians in Germany recognized a terror suspect from a police wanted poster, tied him up in their apartment and called police early Monday, ending a nearly two-day hunt, authorities said.

  • Written by KIRSTEN GRIESHABER, Associated Press

Amid Syrian attacks, medical agency pleads for Aleppo access

BEIRUT (AP) — An international medical aid agency pleaded on Monday for access to treat the wounded in the eastern, rebel-held part of Syria's Aleppo even as government forces pressed on with their offensive to retake that part of the embattled city.

  • Written by PHILIP ISSA, Associated Press