- The Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission received hundreds of negative comments about the proposal. Staff of the commissioners deciding on the new regulations have advised against it.
- National Republican Party officials encouraged 2014 candidates to launch positive ads targeting women. One for a House candidate from Minnesota touts an annual charity walk he does in pink heels.
- Waters rose as high as two and three stories in the state of Jammu and Kashmir. People were trapped. They needed supplies, and #jkfloodrelief came to the rescue.
- Jack Cooksey, 18, was unpacking his brand-new iPhone 6 for a local TV reporter, when he accidentally dropped it. The rest of the customers still in line groaned.
- Clemson University suspends mandatory online course that asked questions about sex lives, drinking and drug use.
- The plane was flying over the ocean off California with 147 people on board when the right engine "blew," JetBlue said. Smoke filled the cabin, but the oxygen masks didn't deploy, one passenger said. The drama didn't end there.
- NASA says its latest Mars-exploring spacecraft is on track to fire up its thrusters and enter orbit this Sunday night, completing a 10-month journey of 442 million miles.
- Private parental disputes in Kenya are going online -- and viral.
- "There is a role for nearly every country in the world to play, including Iran," Secretary of State John Kerry said.
- Nate McFadden captured video of a long line of people all hoping to get out of hurricane-ravaged, Cabo San Lucas, Mexico.
- Pro-union protesters chant and wave Union Flags during a demonstration at George Square in Glasgow, on Friday.
- Multitudes of people wait outside an airport in Mexico after Hurricane Odile leaves thousands stranded in Cabos San Lucas.