Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:
Republicans’ talking points on the whistleblower scandal include a debunked conspiracy theory, the “deep state” and Joe Biden’s son.
Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman says he takes full responsibility for the grisly murder of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi but denies he ordered it.
The high court will hear Aimee Stephens’ case Oct. 8 over whether a federal civil rights law that bars job discrimination on the basis of sex protects transgender people.
Hong Kong’s older protesters admire the bravery and tireless zeal of their younger counterparts.
The privately held company Forever 21 is closing 178 stores in the U.S.
“The Cave” will tell the story of the rescue of 12 boys and their soccer coach trapped in a flooded cave deep inside a northern Thai mountain.
Chinese Communist Party leader and President Xi Jinping honors Mao Zedong ahead of a massive celebration of the People’s Republic’s 70th anniversary that will emphasize its rise to global prominence.
It appears that in Uruguay’s bid to speed up trade and lower export costs, customs controls have been neglected and the roving eye of the global drug trade found an easy shipment point, government officials found.
Montana Gov. Steve Bullock will be the first to seek assistance to give struggling fundraising a boost.
New Orleans survives quarterback Drew Brees’ absence with a 12-10 win over the previously unbeaten Dallas.