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Obama promoting economic gains as elections near

AP PHOTOS: Editor selections from Asia

Brace yourselves: Campaign cash buying tons of ads

Obama seeks to do no harm to Democrats in midterms

Beijing faces defiance in Hong Kong on vote reform

Sunday's Sports Scoreboard

Placido Domingo closing act at London festival

Stewart back on the track, but big issues remain

Henley leads a large chasing pack at Deutsche Bank

Modi visit draws pledges of support from Japan

Pakistani police, protesters clash anew in capital

Merkel aide downplays anti-euro party's success

A timeline of Atlantic City's Revel Casino Hotel

Alibaba IPO comes with unusual structure

Revel starts shutdown Monday after just 2 years

Islamic State group becomes target of Arab satire

Man in China kills 2 in knife attack at school

No. 10 Baylor opens stadium with 45-0 win over SMU

NYC's huge West Indian Day Parade set to step off

California Made in America show sizzles on day 2

Bad weather shuts down concerts, delays flights

Federer to play Brisbane International in January

Indians-Royals game suspended in 10th inning

S. Korea says N. Korea fires projectile into sea

Texas' Perry says disparaging tweet unauthorized

RG3 statue, boats on water at Baylor's new stadium

Kahne holds off Kenseth to win Atlanta shootout

Japan urges toilet paper stock for major quake

AP PHOTOS: Editor selections from Latin America

US judge blocks enforcement of new La abortion law

Bencic, 17, reaches US Open quarterfinals

What to watch at US Open: Serena seeking quarters

Dimitrov rallies to beat Goffin at US Open

Cuba cracks down on goods in travelers' luggage

China manufacturing growth slowed in August

It's not just Hello Kitty: Japan's character craze

Today in History

Asia stocks rise on S&P high, China stimulus hopes

Northern California wildfires show slower growth

Celebrity chef charged with intoxicated driving

Wozniacki outlasts Sharapova, in US Open quarters

Dad of woman who helped kill 3 honors victims

Ferguson police start wearing body cameras

California school retires divisive Arab mascot

Donnie Wahlberg and Jenny McCarthy tie the knot

Official: 5 killed in plane crash north of Denver

Ernst wins LPGA's Portland Classic in playoff

Roger Federer advances in 4 sets at US Open

Golf Capsules

Eovaldi outpitched by Wood as Marlins lose 1-0

Fred Couples wins Champions Tour event

Showboat closes after 27 years in Atlantic City

Peng beats Safarova to make US Open quarterfinals

Bundy son pulls kids from schools over knife

49er Ray McDonald accused of domestic violence

Bud Cauley wins Web.com Tour Finals opener

Phillies stay stuck in last with 6-5 loss to Mets

Brewers overpowered, swept by Giants

Stults, Padres lose 7-1 to Dodgers

Harper homers twice in Nationals' loss at Seattle

Rockies still can't solve Anderson in 6-2 loss

Giants power past Brewers 15-5 for 3-game sweep

Islamist militia now guards US Embassy in Libya

A's frustrated after 8-1 loss caps sweep by Angels

Rays shut out for 16th time in 3-0 loss to Red Sox

US OPEN SCENE: Serena wants Raonic's arm sleeve

Police: Utah suspect swallows stolen ring

Angels trounce A's 8-1 to complete 4-game sweep

Philippine troops pull 'greatest escape' in Golan

Wood whiffs 12 as Gattis, Braves nip Marlins 1-0

Aftershocks follow 5.1 Alaska earthquake

AP source: Chiefs' Smith agrees to 4-yr extension

Errors doom Tigers in 6-2 loss to White Sox

Martinez starts well for Texas, Astros rally

Braves 1, Marlins 0

Talented sluggers could decide playoff races

Fairbanks spent $7k defending mayor's $37.50 fine

Moore rallies Lynx past Mercury 82-77

NY's Electric Zoo music fest shut down by storms

Ryu returns from DL, pitches Dodgers to 7-1 win

Anderson lifts D-Backs to 6-2 win over Rockies

Giants 15, Brewers 5

Ackley homers, 4 RBIs sent Mariners over Nationals

Dodgers 7, Padres 1

Diamondbacks 6, Rockies 2

Ferrer out in first big upset among men at US Open

Mariners 5, Nationals 3

Ukraine: rebels fire on border guard vessel

John Force earns win in Traxxas Nitro Shootout

Twins can't hang with Orioles' bats in 12-8 loss

Harrison, Pirates start fast, but lose to Reds

Jeter can't come through, Yankees lose 4-3 to Jays

Down at half, US beats Turkey in basketball worlds

Angels 8, Athletics 1

Montgomerie wins European Senior Tour event

3 injured in lightning strike at New York beach

Cardinals overcome 5-run deficit to beat Cubs 9-6

Blaney's pass in final turn wins Truck Series race

Mexico police: accidental blast kills 1 on border

Dominguez, Altuve team up, lead Astros over Texas

Cardinals 9, Cubs 6

Bautista homers again, Jays rally past Yankees 4-3

NY author, Rockefeller speechwriter Persico dies

In the NFL, imitation is often a form of flattery

Astros 3, Rangers 2

Quintana earns win, White Sox beat Tigers 6-2

Hardy hits grand slam, Orioles beat Twins 12-8

Frank Lloyd Wright school's future divides leaders

Buchholz throws 3-hitter, Red Sox beat Rays 3-0

White Sox 6, Tigers 2

Iraqi forces break militant siege of Shiite town

Orioles 12, Twins 8

Heisey hits 2 HRs, leads Cueto, Reds over Pirates

Recker hits 3-run HR, Mets hold off Phillies 6-5

Federal agent arrested after brandishing gun

Sam clears waivers, meets with Fisher

Germany to send rifles, tank busters to aid Kurds

Neymar, Messi set up winner for Barcelona debutant

Reds 3, Pirates 2

Brewers acquire Broxton from Reds for 2 players

Red Sox 3, Rays 0

3 teenagers dead in Pennsylvania SUV crash, 3 hurt

Dunn dealt to A's, could be his last shot playoffs

Mets 6, Phillies 5

Pregnant NY woman shot to death in car; fetus dies

Atlanta headed for new late-winter NASCAR slot

3 killed, 2 injured in plane crash north of Denver

Head of Niger's parliament flees to France

Otto wins Italian Open; Gallacher comes up short

Coast Guard rescues 5 from boat off San Diego

Blue Jays 4, Yankees 3

Joan Rivers' daughter: I'm keeping fingers crossed

9 people hurt in 50-car pileup in Washington state

Mom charged in girl's death could get trust fund

Strong earthquake aftershock shakes Napa Valley

Egypt delays deadline for criticized NGO registry

Incentives states can offer to get Tesla factory

Tesla Motors dealing as states play factory poker

Poland honors Solidarity with new culture center

Renowned rock art in Utah is younger than believed

Pittsburgh-based reality show 'The Chair' to debut

Israel calls on region to rebuild, disarm Gaza

Old-school Tide shows glimpse of no-huddle offense

Feds want nuclear waste train, but nowhere to go

Lesotho prime minister in S. Africa for safety

Lava eruption prompts Iceland aviation alert

US trained Alaskans as secret `stay-behind agents'

Cleveland welcomes growing field of server farms

Search for pilot who crashed off Va. shore halted

House, Senate intel chiefs flag Islamic State risk

Armored truck overturns, spilling bags of money

Somalia: 12 killed as army repels attack on prison

WHO: Senegal Ebola case 'a top priority emergency'

China: No open nominations for Hong Kong leader

5 things to know about former Va. governor trial

VENICE WATCH: 'Star Wars' stars keep mum in Venice

Flash floods snarl traffic in Sweden, Denmark

Dubai Mall developer Emaar to list on stock market

Chefs, breeders pair up to produce tastier veggies

Detroit raced toward this week's bankruptcy trial

Israel's 'The Farewell Party' finds humor in death

Ferguson's flashpoint sparks national outrage

Track: Vintage car racer is 1st death in 32 years

For gamers, combating online abuse not easy

Thai junta leader stacks Cabinet with military men

Parents of British boy in Spain face extradition

18th century brewery remains found at Va. college

Partial building collapse in Paris suburb kills 2

Israel shoots down drone from Syria over Golan

Al-Qaida-linked group releases 5 Lebanese troops

Magnitude-6 earthquake jolts northern Pakistan

Surly 2014 electorate poised to 'keep the bums in'

Boat carrying 100 migrants capsizes off Libya

Israeli fire on Gaza town raises war crimes claim

Congo: Top general active in volatile east dies

Algeria soccer death seen as part of wider ills

German security official warns of terror threat

ALS Ice Bucket Challenge arrives in North Korea

Report: Iran car crash kills 14, including Afghans

Iran FM says ready to meet Saudi counterpart

Saturday's College Football

Saturday's Sports Scoreboard

Will Power wins IndyCar series title behind Kanaan

Australia to fly guns and ammunition into Iraq

Afghanistan crash kills 23

RB Gordon ready for criticism after Wisconsin loss

Pakistani protester dies in clashes with police

Mariners squander chances in 3-1 loss to Nationals

Ross helps No. 25 Washington edge Hawaii 17-16

Mariota has 4 TDs and Oregon beats S. Dakota 62-13

Dodgers lose to Padres, see division lead slip

Walsh, Oklahoma State hang with FSU in 37-31 loss

Winston, FSU hold off Oklahoma St 37-31 in opener

Slumping Royals lose 3-2 to Indians in 11 innings

Hilliard leads LSU to comeback win over Badgers

Colon's meltdown in 6th sends Mets to 7-2 loss

No. 4 Oklahoma beats Louisiana Tech 48-16

White Sox split doubleheader against Tigers

Nuno retires last 20 he faces, but loses again

Braves lose 4-0 to Cosart, Marlins