By The Associated Press
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Tuesday:
1. BE SURE OF THE FACTS WHEN THE CANDIDATES AREN'T
The AP's Calvin Woodward offers a guide to help you sort out any debatable claims made by Obama and Romney
By ELLIOT SPAGATAssociated Press
SAN DIEGO (AP) - The daughter of one of the world's most sought-after drug lords has been charged with trying to enter the United States on someone else's passport, U.S. officials said Monday.
Alejandrina Gisselle Guzman Salazar, 31, was arrested Friday
CHULA VISTA, Calif. (AP) - The family of a 32-year-old mother of five shot and killed by a Border Patrol agent as he rode on her car's hood in suburban San Diego has filed a wrongful death claim against the agency, saying the agent had a long history of misconduct in a previous law enforcement
By GILLIAN FLACCUSAssociated Press
LOS ANGELES (AP) - The powerful Los Angeles Department of Water and Power sued air regulators Friday over demands to control dust from Owens Lake nearly a century after the exploding metropolis siphoned water to quench its growing thirst.
The lawsuit, filed in
By BRIAN SKOLOFFAssociated Press
PHOENIX (AP) - A teenage boy apparently killed this week by a U.S. Border Patrol agent was hit seven times by gunfire and died on a sidewalk just across the Arizona-Mexico border, a mayor in Mexico said Friday.
"It was a burst of gunfire," Nogales Mayor Ramon
By KEVIN FREKINGAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - An old feud and the race for women voters took center stage in a tight Arizona Senate race Thursday, with Republican Rep. Jeff Flake citing the grudge in a new ad alleging that Democrat Richard Carmona lacks the temperament for the job. Senate
By EILEEN SULLIVAN and MICHAEL R. BLOODAssociated Press
LOS ANGELES (AP) - In an age when air travelers grudgingly surrender bottled water at security checkpoints, the most striking aspect of the arrest of a passenger wearing a bulletproof vest and flying with luggage stocked with knives, clubs
By The Associated Press
Toyota is recalling 7.43 million vehicles worldwide to fix faulty power-window switches. It's the largest recall at the automaker, which saw its reputation for quality dip after a series of safety problems two years ago.
Here is a timeline of the earlier safety woes
By MICHAEL R. BLOODAssociated Press
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Environmentalists accused federal regulators of conducting a bogus review of a proposal to restart the damaged San Onofre nuclear power plant on the California coast, and nearby residents demanded the abandonment of the plan and the
By ELLIOT SPAGAT and SHAYA TAYEFE MOHAJERAssociated Press
LOS ANGELES (AP) - A man dressed in a bulletproof vest and fire-resistant pants was arrested at Los Angeles International Airport after a smoke grenade, gas mask, leg irons and weapons were discovered in his luggage, federal authorities