Pope: Gays and others marginalized deserve an apology

ABOARD THE PAPAL PLANE (AP) — Pope Francis says gays — and all the other people the church has marginalized, such as the poor and the exploited — deserve an apology.

  • Written by NICOLE WINFIELD, Associated Press

Flood-ravaged West Virginia bracing for more rain

ANSTED, W.Va. (AP) — National Guard teams removed debris Monday as authorities in West Virginia prepared for another round of storms in the rain-soaked state where floodwaters have killed at least 25 people in the past week.

  • Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

10 stabbed, beaten at white nationalist rally in California

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Ten people suffered stab wounds and other injuries on Sunday after members of a white nationalist group that planned to rally outside the California state Capitol building in Sacramento clashed with a larger group of counter protesters, authorities said.

  • Written by OLGA R. RODRIGUEZ, Associated Press