Thai police find bomb materials in 2nd apartment
BANGKOK (AP) — Thai police said Monday they discovered bomb-making materials during a raid of a second apartment on the outskirts of the capital, as authorities widened their search for suspects behind Bangkok's deadly bombing.
White House renames Mount McKinley as Denali on eve of trip
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration will change the name of North America's tallest mountain peak from Mount McKinley to Denali, the White House said Sunday, a major symbolic gesture to Alaska Natives on the eve of President Barack Obama's historic visit to Alaska.
Horror master Wes Craven dies at 76
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Wes Craven, the prolific writer-director who startled audiences with iconic suburban slashers like "Nightmare on Elm Street" and "Scream," has died. He was 76.
Italy's Eni finds 'supergiant' natural gas field off Egypt
ROME (AP) — The Italian energy company Eni SpA announced Sunday it has discovered a "supergiant" natural gas field off Egypt, describing it as the "largest-ever" found in the Mediterranean Sea.
Activists say IS damages ancient temple in Syria's Palmyra
BEIRUT (AP) — Islamic State militants in Syria severely damaged the Bel Temple, considered one of the greatest sites of the ancient world, in a massive explosion Sunday, activists said.
Germany, France, Britain press for EU action on migrants
BERLIN (AP) — Germany, France and Britain pressed Sunday for better processing of migrants arriving in southern Europe and for a European Union-wide list of countries considered safe, and a special meeting of EU interior and justice ministers was called for Sept. 14.
MTV VMA memorable moments from Kanye to Miley
The MTV Video Music Awards are as much about the performances as the memorable moments. A few of the top moments in the 2015 VMAs:
China says 197 punished in crackdown on online rumors
BEIJING (AP) — People recently punished in China's campaign against online rumors include those who circulated an inflated death toll in the Tianjin blasts and who alleged a man committed suicide because of the country's stock market woes, state media reported Monday.
Last Titanic lunch menu, saved by survivor, going to auction
NEW YORK (AP) — The Titanic's last lunch menu — saved by a passenger who climbed aboard the so-called "Money Boat" before the ocean liner went down — is going to auction, where it's estimated it will bring $50,000 to $70,000.
Arrieta pitches no-hitter for Cubs in 2-0 win over Dodgers
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Even after pitching his first career no-hitter, Jake Arrieta wasn't too big to wear his PJs.
A humorous slant on the top news of the day, Jon Stewart reports on the foibles and fumbles of the real world watch