Indie rock disc inspired by Kerouac novel

NEW YORK (AP) — Several indie rockers have collaborated on a disc that pays tribute to a Jack Kerouac novel — and it’s not “On the Road.” Th…

Junot Diaz still feels like an immigrant

NEW YORK (AP) — He has won a Pulitzer, teaches Americans how to write at MIT and his Spanish-sprinkled stories have been acclaimed in the Un…

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Standing up to bullying

Some students in Manhattan are now more equipped to stand up to bullies, without being violent.

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Mystery illness at Emporia animal shelter

Veterinarians and lab experts at K-State are trying to solve a mystery at an Emporia animal shelter. An unknown illness has forced vets to e…

Foul-mouthed Pa. chief could learn fate

GILBERTON, Pa. (AP) — A suspended Pennsylvania police chief who posted online videos in which he shot borough-owned automatic weapons while …