ESTES PARK, Colo. (AP) — As Colorado mountain towns cut off for days by massive flooding slowly reopened, shopkeepers in this gateway to majestic Rocky Mountain National Park worked to both clean up and remove salvageable goods from
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Afghanistan’s presidential race kicked off Monday as election authorities began accepting the nominations of would-be candidates, the start of a wide-open race whose winner will oversee the final phases of the withdrawal of U.S.-led
TOKYO (AP) — A powerful typhoon was bearing down on Japan and headed toward Tokyo on Monday, dumping torrential rains, damaging homes and flooding parts of the country’s popular tourist destination of Kyoto, where 260,000 people were ordered
ACAPULCO, Mexico (AP) — The remnants of Tropical Storm Manuel continued to deluge Mexico’s southwestern Pacific shoulder with dangerous rains while Hurricane Ingrid headed for a Monday landfall on the country’s opposite coast in an unusual double onslaught
BANGKOK (AP) — Asian stock markets rose Monday, with analysts attributing the improved investment mood to the withdrawal of Lawrence Summers as a candidate to head the U.S. Federal Reserve. The dollar fell.
The White House said Sunday
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Bob Newhart is the proud owner of an Emmy Award that took five decades to come his way.
The 84-year-old actor-comedian shed tears as he accepted the Emmy, his first ever, at Sunday’s creative
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korean businessman Sung Hyun-sang’s relief at the resumption of operations at a jointly run factory park in North Korea is tempered by big worries: Can he make up for the millions of
ACAPULCO, Mexico (AP) — Tropical Storm Manuel is edging onto Mexico’s Pacific coast while Hurricane Ingrid swirls offshore on the other side of the country.
Heavy rains and landslides have led to at least 15 deaths and forced
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A former member of the Kansas State Board of Education is opposing a school finance suit, saying school districts don’t need more money.
It was a big watch day for Kansas sports fans, because the Chiefs and Royals have been stepping up their game this year.
ESTES PARK, Colo. (AP) — As people came down from the flooded foothills of the Colorado Rockies, they brought tales of dramatic rescues, heartbreaking loss and neighbors coming together to protect their families and homes. Here are a
Residents of the southeast Kansas town of Baxter Springs are raising money to help the family of a 7-year-old girl who was accidentally shot in the eye with an arrow.
BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — Colombian authorities say six people died from suffocation or being crushed during a stampede from a crowded bar that police raided.
Federal prosecutors are investigating whether police used excessive force.
Witnesses have told local
LONDON (AP) — London Fashion Week saw its busiest day so far Sunday, with editors and buyers rushing across the city for back-to-back spring womenswear preview shows. With so much to see, what was memorable?
Volume was one
YOLA, Nigeria (AP) — Vigilantes helped arrest at least 11 members of the Islamic sect in Nigeria’s northeast and four of the suspects died in custody, a military official said Sunday.
The Boko Haram members were arrested Saturday
The former four-term mayor of Lyons and a longtime editor and publisher of the Lyons Daily News has died.