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The Leavenworth Times - Leavenworth, KS
Updated at 11:13 AM

WASHINGTON (AP) " Republican Donald Trump has narrowed down his vice presidential shortlist to a handful of contenders. While the presumptive GOP nominee is known for throwing curveballs, here's a look at some of the men and women he is said to be considering and has met with recently: FORMER HOUSE SPEAKER NEWT GINGRICH: Trump has long said that he's looking for an experienced insider who knows the ropes of Congress to pass his agenda. If that's what he wants, there's arguably no...

Updated at 10:45 AM

TEL AVIV, Israel (AP) " An El Al flight from New York that was escorted Tuesday by military jets in Europe following a bomb threat landed safely in Israel. El Al President David Maimon said Flight 002 from John F. Kennedy airport touched...

Updated at 10:37 AM

NEW YORK (AP) " New York City is starting an ad campaign that urges people to stay put if they're trapped inside a stalled elevator. According to the city buildings department, five people died and 51 were injured in elevator accidents last...

Updated at 10:27 AM

WASHINGTON (AP) " Despite a continuing effort and lots of noise by a band of insurgents, Donald Trump and the Republican Party are on track to defeat rebels trying to head off his nomination at this month's convention. Far from giving up,...

Updated at 10:26 AM

LONDON (AP) " The Bank of England is acting to avoid a repeat of the 2007-08 credit crunch, announcing Tuesday that it is freeing up more loans to businesses and households to help the economy cope with the uncertainty surrounding the exit from...

Updated at 10:19 AM

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) " Saudi Arabia on Tuesday identified the suicide bomber who struck outside the U.S. Consulate in Jiddah as a Pakistani resident of the kingdom who arrived 12 years ago to work as a driver. The suicide...

Updated at 10:17 AM

PARIS (AP) " A French parliamentary investigation found multiple intelligence failures before the Islamic extremist attacks that killed 147 people in Paris last year, lawmakers said Tuesday, urging the creation of a U.S.-style counterterrorism...

Updated at 9:55 AM

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: 1. HELLO JUPITER! The solar-powered spacecraft Juno is on a 20-month mission to map the biggest planet in the solar...

Updated at 9:33 AM

PASADENA, Calif. (AP) " Soaring over Jupiter's poles, a NASA spacecraft arrived at the solar system's largest planet on a mission to peek behind the cloud tops. The final leg of the five-year voyage ended Monday when the solar-powered Juno...

Updated at 9:23 AM

EDGARTOWN, Mass. (AP) " Officials in Massachusetts say they plan to remove a heavily decomposed 50- to 60-foot long whale carcass that washed ashore on Martha's Vineyard. Edgartown Harbormaster Charlie Blair says the whale washed up on...

Updated at 8:58 AM

NEW DELHI (AP) " The bodies of the seven Japanese killed in a militant attack in Bangladesh returned home Tuesday as investigators in Dhaka searched for clues about the masterminds of the gruesome attack that left 28 dead. A Japanese...

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