News Alerts

TORONTO (AP) — Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper triggers election campaign ahead of Oct. 19 vote.
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Governing body of world sailing says it will start testing for viruses in Rio Olympic waters.
MEXICO CITY (AP) — Embattled Mexico soccer coach 'El Piojo' Herrera fired after claim he punched journalist.
PARIS (AP) — Team Sky rider Chris Froome wins the Tour de France, his second and Britain's third.
LAFAYETTE, La. (AP) — CORRECTS: Police: Louisiana movie theater shooter identified as John Russel Houser. (Corrects APNewsAlert to give correct spelling of gunman's name)
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — UN Security Council unanimously endorses nuclear deal between Iran and 6 world powers.
BLYTHE, California (AP) — Section of Interstate 10 collapses amid heavy rains in eastern California, 1 injured.
RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — Saudi Arabia says it broke up planned Islamic State attacks; over 400 suspects arrested.
WASHINGTON (AP) — US consumer prices increase 0.3 percent in June, lifted by rising gasoline costs.