Debate Night: Clinton, Trump set for high-stakes showdown

WASHINGTON (AP) — After months of tangling from afar, Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump will confront each other face-to-face for the first time in Monday night's presidential debate, laying out for voters their vastly different visions for America's future.

  • Written by JULIE PACE, AP White House Correspondent

WHY IT MATTERS: Jobs

WASHINGTON (AP) — THE ISSUE: Tepid income growth and shrinking opportunities for blue-collar workers have kept many Americans anxious about jobs and the economy, seven years after the Great Recession ended.

  • Written by CHRISTOPHER S. RUGABER, AP Economics Writer

Charlotte ends curfew imposed after black man shot by police

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Charlotte lifted its midnight curfew, signaling movement toward normalcy after a state of emergency was imposed following the shooting death of a black man by police last week that brought National Guard troops and armored vehicles to downtown street corners.

  • Written by EMERY P. DALESIO, Associated Press; TOM FOREMAN JR., Associated Press; MEG KINNARD, Associated Press

Things to Know about deadly shootings at mall in Washington

 

BURLINGTON, Wash. (AP) — Authorities on Sunday were investigating the background and possible motive of the suspect arrested in the slayings of five people in the makeup department of a Macy's store at a mall north of Seattle. Here are things to know about the shooting and the investigation:

  • Written by THE BELLEFONTAINE EXAMINER STAFF