In a sunny move, house majority leader Kevin McCarthy has withdrawn his candidacy for speaker.
And the election for that position has been postponed. Republican lawmaker said McCarthy told colleagues at the start of GOP conference , he was not the right person for the job.
A U.S airman who helped thwart a French train attack is in a California hospital after being stabbed in Sacramento.
And air force spokesman said airman first-class Spencer Stone is in stable condition. And the attacker was being handled by local law enforcement.
Volkswagen’s top U.S executives have apologized for the emission rigging scandal engulfing the automaker.
Volkswagen’s American CEO Michael Horn told House subcommittee his company's admission of rigging diesel cars to bypass emission test was "deeply troubling".
And in China, tourism officials have closed a newly opened glass walkway in central China after cracks appeared in the structure.
The closure happened at the height of week-long national day holiday.
Emily Roseman, the Associated Press, with AP News Minute.