Haiyan-like deluge feared as super typhoon nears Philippines

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Philippine forecasters warned that a super typhoon set to slam into the country's northeast late Wednesday may bring widespread damage similar to that wrought by Typhoon Haiyan in 2013 and asked people to flee out of harm's way.

  • Written by JIM GOMEZ, Associated Press

Robot pilots may someday fly passenger and cargo planes

MANASSAS, Va. (AP) — Think of it as the airborne cousin to the self-driving car: a robot in the cockpit to help human pilots fly passengers and cargo — and eventually even replace them.

  • Written by JOAN LOWY, Associated Press

US policing leader apologizes for historical racial abuse

SAN DIEGO (AP) — The president of one of the largest police organizations in the United States on Monday apologized for historical mistreatment of minorities, calling it a "dark side of our shared history" that must be acknowledged and overcome.

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  • Written by ELLIOT SPAGAT, Associated Press

Amid talk of 'rigged' election, experts say fraud is rare

ATLANTA (AP) — Donald Trump has repeatedly warned of a "rigged" election, saying large-scale voter fraud is happening in the U.S. and suggesting it will affect the outcome of this year's presidential race. There is no evidence that such widespread fraud exists.

  • Written by CHRISTINA A. CASSIDY, Associated Press