Suspected US drone kills 3 in Yemen

SANAA, Yemen (AP) — A Yemeni military official says a suspected U.S. drone strike has killed three alleged al-Qaida militants in one of the …

Quotations of the day

“If someone is gay and he searches for the Lord and has good will, who am I to judge?” — Pope Francis striking a conciliatory stance toward …

Market solid as Fed decision looms

BANGKOK (AP) — Asian stock markets eked out modest gains as traders refrained from big moves ahead of a meeting of the U.S. central bank tha…

Pakistani lawmakers elect new president

ISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistani lawmakers have begun voting for the country’s new president in an election that has been marred by controversy ov…

Bahraini banker shot to death in Malaysia

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — A Bahrain-born banker who founded Malaysia’s fifth-largest bank was shot to death in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysian p…

Today in History

Today is Tuesday, July 30, the 211th day of 2013. There are 154 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On July 30, 1863, Ameri…

Bus on Bieber tour in border pot bust

DETROIT (AP) — U.S. border agents found marijuana on a bus with singer Justin Bieber’s tour as it crossed into Detroit from Windsor, Canada.…

rain

Heavy rain causes headaches in Kansas

LINDSBORG, Kan. (AP) – Heavy rain inundating parts of Kansas is proving to be a problem for drivers in some areas. The state highway departm…