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Clinton: Email use was ‘fully above board’

- The Washington Times

Former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton declined a chance to apologize for her email practices Friday, saying it was not a good choice but was “fully above-board” and other government officials knew she was using it.

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks at the National Federation of Republican Assemblies on Saturday, Aug. 29, 2015, in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey) ** FILE **

Donald Trump on Kim Davis case: ‘The Supreme Court has ruled’

- The Washington Times

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump says he can see both sides in the case of Kim Davis, the Kentucky clerk who has been ordered to jail for refusing to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples, but that “the Supreme Court has ruled” on the issue and “it is the law of the land.”

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A man walks on a street backdropped by a wall of campaign posters promoting presidential and mayoral candidates, in Patzun, Guatemala, Friday, Sept 4, 2015. A wave of political turmoil that toppled Guatemala's president has overshadowed Sunday's vote to elect a new leader. Tens of thousands who demonstrated for the ouster of President Otto Molina Perez got part of their wishes when the president resigned to face possible corruption charges. But a second demand wasn't met: the postponement of the election that many said offered little alternative to the old guard. (AP Photo/Esteban Felix)

Anger as Guatemala votes amid graft scandals

- Associated Press

The wave of political turmoil that toppled Guatemala's president has overshadowed Sunday's vote to elect a new leader - an election many fear could put a lid on the anti-corruption drive.

A girl covers her face to protect from the sun with a life jacket after her arrival from the northeastern Greek island of Lesbos at the Athens port of Piraeus Friday, Sept. 4, 2015. About 2,500 people arrived on the ferry Eleftherios Venizelos. The Greek Government does not see an end to the flood of refugees and migrants anytime soon with the vast majority of migrants reaching five eastern Greek islands, with Lesbos seeing 50 percent of the arrivals. (AP Photo/Thanassis Stavrakis)

As crisis grips Europe, a look at how US takes in refugees

- Associated Press

Europe is struggling with a surge of refugees and immigrants that has resulted in countless deaths, including that of a 3-year-old Syrian who washed up on a beach in Turkey and has become a symbol of the crisis.

FILE - In this June 8, 2005 file photo Terry McAllister, of Bigfork, Mont., checks out the Kerr Dam, near Polson, Mont. People with business and conservation interests on the Flathead Indian Reservation are asking a judge to temporarily block federal officials from authorizing the transfer of the hydroelectric dam in northwestern Montana to the Confederated Salish and  Kootenai Tribes.  (Chris Jordan/Daily Inter Lake via AP, File) MANDATORY CREDIT

Lawsuit: Montana dam transfer to tribes is security risk

- Associated Press

A lawsuit seeking to block the transfer of a Montana dam to two Native American tribes makes the unusual assertion that the transfer could lead the Turkish government to seek raw nuclear materials on U.S. soil to blow up the dam or other targets.

Democrat drops Covered California waiver for immigrants

- Associated Press

A Democratic state lawmaker on Friday dropped his effort to allow people who are in the country illegally to buy private insurance through the state's health insurance marketplace.

Maryland officials announce new health insurance rates

- Associated Press

Officials announced new premium rates for small group and individual health insurance plans Friday, with critics highlighting substantial increases for individual plans for CareFirst of Maryland Inc. - the largest insurer for the state's exchange.

FILE - In this July 23, 2015 file photo, Ranking Member Sen. Ben Cardin, D-Md. is seen during a Senate Foreign Relations Committee hearing on Capitol Hill to review the Iran nuclear agreement. Cardin, the top Democrat on the Foreign Relations Committee, has announced he opposes the nuclear deal with Iran.  (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)

Cardin's opposition to Iran deal sets back White House hopes

- Associated Press

White House hopes for stopping a congressional challenge to the Iran nuclear deal and sparing President Barack Obama from using a veto suffered a blow Friday when a key Senate Democrat announced his opposition.

Judge: New York town's day laborer law is unconstitutional

- Associated Press

A federal judge has struck down as unconstitutional a suburban New York town's law banning day laborers from soliciting for work on public sidewalks, declaring its broad application could affect children selling lemonade in their driveway.