The Leavenworth Times - Leavenworth, KS
Updated at 7:40 PM

LOS ANGELES (AP) " Wildfires burned out of control Saturday in mountains north of Los Angeles and near Big Sur on California's scenic Central Coast, posing a threat to 2,000 homes and a sanctuary for exotic animals which was being evacuated, authorities said. Southern California firefighters toiled in another day of triple-digit heat from a dome of high pressure over the region, and while Central Coast temperatures were more moderate, conditions included winds and low...

Updated at 7:31 PM

WASHINGTON (AP) " The Latest on the 2016 presidential campaign (all times EDT): 4:30 p.m. The Bernie Sanders campaign is urging its 1,900 delegates not to miss a private meeting with him right before the start of the Democratic...

Updated at 7:20 PM

MINSK, Belarus (AP) " Prominent journalist Pavel Sheremet, who died when his car was bombed in Ukraine, has been buried in his hometown of Minsk, Belarus. Sheremet, who once was imprisoned in Belarus, where independent media are under...

Updated at 6:43 PM

BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) " The anti-terrorism proposals of U.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump make him the better option for Europe and Hungary, Prime Minister Viktor Orban said Saturday. Orban, who has built razor-wire...

Updated at 6:29 PM

NEW YORK (AP) " WNBA President Lisa Borders applauds the league's players for taking a stance on social issues. She just wishes the activism was kept off the court. The New York, Phoenix and Indiana teams and players were fined this week...

Updated at 6:27 PM

MORZINE, France (AP) " Don't expect Chris Froome to indulge in big celebrations on the Champs Elysees. After effectively securing a third Tour de France title on Saturday, the Kenyan-born British rider has already turned his focus to the Rio de...

Updated at 6:12 PM

LAS VEGAS (AP) " Thousands of fans expecting to see the U.S. men's Olympic basketball team play against Argentina inside a Las Vegas arena were left outside because of a ticketing snafu. Box office staff at T-Mobile Arena were overwhelmed...

Updated at 6:05 PM

The funeral procession for fallen Kansas City, Kansas, police Capt. Robert "Dave" Melton passes onto the Eisenhower VA Medical Center in Leavenworth. Vehicles passed under a large American flag hanging from the ladder of a Leavenworth fire truck.

Updated at 5:55 PM

A ceremony was held Saturday in Leavenworth to honor the 150th anniversary of the formation of units of African American soldiers known as Buffalo Soldiers. At the end of the program, Leavenworth High School JROTC students retired the colors.

Updated at 5:53 PM

SAO PAULO (AP) " Authorities have arrested another man suspected of belonging to a group that allegedly discussed carrying out attacks during the Olympics, Brazilian police said Saturday. The Federal Police Department said in a brief...

Updated at 5:51 PM

The Vampire Diaries will end with its upcoming season, executive producers Kevin...

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