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J.T. Barrett threw four touchdown passes and Ohio State's stifling defense pitched a shutout as the surging Buckeyes beat Rutgers 58-0 Saturday

Patrick Reed has been one of the stars of the show for the Americans, with eagle on 6

Mason Rudolph passed for 392 yards and three touchdowns to help Oklahoma State defeat No. 22 Texas 49-31 on Saturday

Hillary Clinton's campaign says she raised $154 million in September for her presidential bid

The New York Mets have clinched a playoff spot, beating the Philadelphia Phillies 5-3 to secure the top National League wild card

Shaquille Quarterman and Joe Jackson returned fumbles by Georgia Tech quarterback Justin Thomas for touchdowns in a span of 46 seconds in the second quarter and No. 14 Miami beat the Yellow Jackets 35-21 on Saturday

Thousands of Poles, many dressed in black, have rallied in front of parliament in Warsaw to protest a proposed bill that would impose a complete ban on abortion

A Ferguson lawyer running for a seat in the Missouri Legislature has accused a fellow Democratic candidate of raping her

A coroner says a 6-year-old boy has died days after he was critically wounded in a school shooting in South Carolina

The National Transportation Safety Board plans to release more information about what caused a commuter train to barrel through a station and crash into a barrier Thursday in New Jersey, killing one person and injuring more than 100 others

A routine daily flag-lowering ceremony at an Indian-Pakistani border crossing has become a show of strength and patriotism on the Pakistani side thanks to simmering tensions between the two nuclear-armed neighbors

Republic of Congo police say 14 people have been killed in an attack on a train in the country's Pool region

DeShone Kizer threw for a career-best 465 yards to help Notre Dame overcome another shaky performance by its defense and special and beat Syracuse 50-33 Saturday

Spain's Socialist Party has voted against party leader Pedro Sanchez in a move that seeks to end the party's internal divisions on the country's nine months of political deadlock

The manager for folk singer, writer and longtime New York radio host Oscar Brand says that he has died

The National Transportation Safety Board says it will release more information about a New Jersey commuter train crash that killed one and injured more than 100

Nearly a year after 2 feet of rain fell on South Carolina, hundreds of people in rural Williamsburg County are still trying to fix their homes

Patrick Dempsey is in Maine for a cancer fundraiser after releasing a new movie

Friends and foes agree that Trump is at his best in scripted moments focusing on the economy. But Trump's frequent unscripted moments are often drowning them out

One of the most powerful Atlantic hurricanes in recent history has weakened a little, but it's been drenching coastal Colombia and is on a course that still puts Jamaica, Haiti and Cuba in the path of potentially devastating winds and rain

French police have fired tear gas and water cannon on protesters defending migrants in Calais as the government prepares to shut down the city's notorious migrant camp

Congo's electoral commission president says a national election, originally scheduled for November this year, will likely take place at the end of 2018 _ a two-year delay likely to cause more unrest in the tense central African nation

Alfred Olango, the unarmed black man shot and killed by police in a suburb of San Diego, was remembered in a demonstration Saturday organized by clergy members and supporters of Olango's family

Correction: Alabama Chief Justice story

Life seems quite normal in the villages along the Pakistani side of Kashmir along the Line of Control

The Supreme Court is set to begin its new term as it ended the last one _ down one justice and ideologically deadlocked on a range of issues

Spanish rally by Sergio Garcia and Rafa Cabrera Bello brings Europe closer to US in Ryder Cup

Pope Francis' efforts to improve relations with the Georgian Orthodox Church suffered a setback Saturday after the patriarchate decided at the last minute not to send an official delegation to his Mass

Authorities in Los Angeles County released security video and a 911 call from the family of a man armed with a knife and reported to be bipolar who died after a struggle with Pasadena police officers at an apartment complex

Dale Earnhardt Jr. was back at Dover to support his Hendrick Motorsports teammates

Acclaimed author David McCullough can add a quirky new title to his resume: honorary park ranger

Hackers have made their way into state election systems "in a few cases," but the federal government hasn't found "any manipulation" so far of voting information

Alabama Chief Justice Roy Moore built his career on defiance, and it has cost him his job _ twice

Musicians have been walking picket lines on both ends of Pennsylvania with strikes at orchestras in Pittsburgh and now Philadelphia

Albanian police have arrested four Albanians and stopped 15 Syrians they were helping to go to neighboring Kosovo in an effort to reach Western Europe

Macedonian radio and TV channels have been banned from broadcasting Macedonian and Serbian music starting Saturday due to copyright demands

Turkey's state-run news agency says parliament has extended by another year a motion allowing cross-border military operations into Syria and Iraq against Kurdish militants and the Islamic State group

The sprawling encampment that's a protest against the four-state Dakota Access oil pipeline has most everything it needs to be self-sustaining _ except a federal permit to be there

Russia is warning the United States against carrying out any attacks on Syrian government forces, saying it would have repercussions across the Middle East

Turkey's president says the European Union wants to back out of lifting visa restrictions for Turks _ a key incentive offered Turkey in a deal to stop thousands of migrants from crossing the Aegean Sea to Greece

With JJ Watt out, Texans face big void that could prove a big boost for rest of mediocre AFC South

Some South African universities are warning that students might not be able to finish the academic year if a national dispute over financing higher education is not resolved soon

The second day of the Ryder Cup is underway, and foursome play between the U.S. and Europe is off to a competitive start

Nigeria's president has promised to drive hunger out of Africa's most populous nation but made no mention of a conflict-driven famine threatening to kill tens of thousands of children in northeast Nigeria

Brazilian voters, angry over the impeachment fight, a deep recession and jaw-dropping corruption, are looking to upend political order in mayoral elections

Ukrainian government forces and separatist rebels say they have pulled back heavy weapons in only one out of three planned locations on the front line in eastern Ukraine

Fantasy football players must now deal with an added challenge: the bye weeks

The Taiwanese dark comedy "Godspeed" has taken home eight nominations for next month's 53rd annual Golden Horse Awards

Pakistani cinemas have stopped showing Indian films after India banned Pakistani actors from its movie industry amid soaring tensions between the two nuclear-armed rivals over Kashmir, cinema owners said Saturday

Police say a 59-year-old man who wore a bikini fashioned out of see-through plastic wrap on a New Jersey beach is facing a criminal charge

A Somali police officer says a car bomb blew up at the entrance of a restaurant in the Somali capital of Mogadishu, killing two people

Ever hear about the gargantuan octopus that dragged a ferry and its 400 passengers to the river bottom nearly 53 years ago

A 14-mile stretch of the New Jersey coast damaged by Superstorm Sandy soon will be getting protective sand dunes as part of a $150 million project that has been repeatedly delayed by litigation from some property owners

A police officer in Germany got himself an unusual souvenir after finding none other than Arnold Schwarzenegger breaking the rules at Munich's main train station

Candidates for governor in some states have been staking strategic positions contrary to their party's national norms and presidential nominees

The fifth week of the college football season offers arguably the best lineup of games since the opening weekend

After double-digit victories in the first two games of their respective semifinal series, the Los Angeles Sparks and Minnesota Lynx are one win away from meeting in the WNBA Finals

Israel's Foreign Ministry says it's "unfortunate" that Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte chose to invoke Adolf Hitler and the Holocaust in his bloody anti-crime war

In the morning session, the Americans swept their European counterparts

Mi Jung Hur birdied the par-5 18th hole for a 6-under 67 and a one-stroke lead over Brooke Henderson on Saturday in the Reignwood LPGA Classic

Singapore's defense minister says countries need to look for practical ways to defuse incidents in the South China Sea

The fifth week of the college football season offers arguably the best lineup of games since the opening weekend

LEADING OFF: Colon tries to put Mets in playoffs, Blue Jays and Tigers in tight chase for AL playoff spot

There are a handful of stadiums in Major League Baseball's modern era that were used for fewer seasons than Atlanta's Turner Field, which has been home of the Braves since 1997

Memorable moments in the history of Turner Field

There are a handful of stadiums in Major League Baseball's modern era that were used for fewer seasons than Atlanta's Turner Field, which has been home of the Braves since 1997

California regulators have changed course and in redrafted regulations released late Friday opened a pathway for the public to get self-driving cars of the future that lack a steering wheel or pedals

Key facts about El Cajon, California

The fatal shooting of an unarmed black man by police has brought attention to El Cajon, a diverse, largely blue-collar California city of 104,000 people that has witnessed a surge of refugees, many from Iraq and more recently from Syria

A moment by moment breakdown of events shown in two videos released Friday of an El Cajon, California, police officer shooting and killing Alfred Olango, an unarmed black man

Madison Bumgarner lined a two-run double to left in the sixth, and the San Francisco Giants beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 9-3 to maintain their slim lead for the second NL wild card

Donald Trump's five-day feud with a former beauty queen is only the latest example of his insistence on airing and re-airing his grievances no matter the political cost

Jake Browning threw for 210 yards and three touchdowns, Myles Gaskin added 100 yards and two scores, and No. 10 Washington was dominant on both sides, overwhelming No. 7 Stanford 44-6 on Friday night

Mormons are gathering in Salt Lake City to listen to speeches from church leaders at a twice-yearly conference

A man armed with a knife and said by family members to be bipolar died after a struggle with Pasadena police officers who were called to an apartment early Friday following reports of a disturbance

Patrick Murphy, a Democratic congressman with little name recognition, is struggling to stop Florida's GOP Sen. Marco Rubio from being re-elected

Singapore's defense minister says countries need to look for practical ways to defuse incidents in the South China Sea

Police have released two videos showing the fatal shooting of an unarmed black man by an officer in a San Diego suburb

At least 100 people are out on the streets of El Cajon, California for a fourth night of protests of the police shooting of unarmed black man

From blades of grass to the big picture, David Ortiz discussed his career before his final regular-season series at Fenway Park

A growing consumer demand for Alaska cruises has put the state back in the million-passenger club as it rebounds after a leaner stretch _ and next year is expected to be even better with larger capacity ships added to the Far North lineup

Ortiz hits tiebreaking 2-run homer in 7th as Red Sox top Blue Jays 5-3

Carlos Rodon tied an AL record by striking out the first seven batters and Tim Anderson finished a double shy of the cycle to lead the Chicago White to a 7-3 win Friday night, handing the Twins their 103rd loss _ their most since moving to Minnesota

Giants left fielder Angel Pagan body-slammed a male fan who ran onto the field into the outfield grass at AT&T Park during the fourth inning against the Los Angeles Dodgers on Friday night

A strike by the Philadelphia Orchestra has canceled its opening night gala

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte raises the rhetoric over his bloody anti-crime war to a new level, comparing it to Hitler and the Holocaust and saying he would be "happy to slaughter" 3 million addicts

Officials say the murder of Mexican film director Leon Serment and his producer wife's subsequent death are believed to have been contract killings arranged by their son

If newspaper endorsements equaled victory, Hillary Clinton would be in line for a historic landslide

Police have searched the home of a Connecticut woman who went missing at sea while on a fishing trip with her son

Even with the first opening-session sweep in four decades, the Americans were reminded anew Friday that no lead is safe in the Ryder Cup

A former "Power Rangers" actor charged with stabbing his California roommate to death with a sword has pleaded not guilty to murder

California regulators have changed course and in redrafted regulations released late Friday opened a pathway for the public to get self-driving cars of the future that lack a steering wheel or pedals

Prosecutors from around the world say the fight against sex trafficking is moving online as traffickers use popular websites to advertise sexual services

Chicago White Sox left-hander Carlos Rodon tied an AL record by striking out the first seven Minnesota Twins batters Friday night

Defense Secretary Ash Carter is hinting at U.S. impatience with the Philippine government over inflammatory comments by President Rodrigo Duterte

Europe will mix and match pairings in Round 2 as Americans stand pat

Police in Charlotte, North Carolina, say they will now release all the police video from the fatal shooting of a black man that resulted in riots in the city

Volkswagen has agreed to pay its U.S. dealers up to $1.2 billion to compensate them for losses they said they suffered as a result of the company's emissions cheating scandal

California Gov. Jerry Brown has signed two sexual assault laws in response to national outrage over the six-month jail sentence given to a former Stanford University swimmer for assaulting an unconscious woman

Dashboard audio from police vehicles indicates two police officers may have tried to run over a homeless man before fatally shooting him in Sacramento this summer