The Leavenworth Times - Leavenworth, KS
Updated at 2:59 PM

AMMAN, Jordan (AP) " The interiors of two mosques at a sensitive Jerusalem holy site will be exempt from monitoring by security cameras, Jordan's king said in an apparent attempt to allay Palestinian concerns about his plan to install the cameras at the sprawling hilltop compound.

Updated at 2:56 PM

WASHINGTON (AP) " Americans are souring on President Barack Obama's approach to fighting the Islamic State, according to an Associated Press-GfK poll that also found deep pessimism about U.S. prospects for success in Afghanistan and uncertainty...

Updated at 2:54 PM

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) " The largest movement of Judaism in the U.S. passed the most far-reaching resolution in support of transgender rights of any major religious organization, saying Thursday that it's a continuation of a tradition of inclusion in...

Updated at 2:52 PM

WASHINGTON (AP) " The House on Thursday overwhelmingly passed a revised $607 billion defense policy bill that restricts President Barack Obama's efforts to close the military prison at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba.

Updated at 2:46 PM

LONDON (AP) " The latest on the crash of a Russian plane in Egypt that killed all 224 people onboard last Saturday. (All times local.)

Updated at 2:44 PM

FOX LAKE, Ill. (AP) " Authorities are investigating the wife and son of an Illinois police officer who they say killed himself after embezzling money for years from a department youth program he oversaw, an official said Thursday.

Updated at 2:43 PM

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) " Efforts to unionize graduate students at private universities are gaining momentum as the National Labor Relations Board shows new openness to arguments that they are not just students, but also school employees.

Updated at 2:37 PM

ROCHESTER, N.Y. (AP) " Twister, the parlor game once too hot for the Sears catalog but cool enough for Johnny Carson, was inducted Thursday into the National Toy Hall of Fame.

Updated at 2:32 PM

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) " Pfizer, the biggest U.S.-based drugmaker, is increasing its financial assistance to patients, doubling the allowable income level for people to receive dozens of Pfizer medicines for free.

Updated at 1:53 PM

WASHINGTON (AP) " Conservative Solutions Project, a nonprofit group funded by secret donors that has so far spent $8 million in ads promoting Republican presidential candidate Marco Rubio, has drawn another complaint from Washington watchdog groups.

Updated at 1:52 PM

LUXOR, Egypt (AP) " Egypt opened three tombs in the ancient city of Luxor to the public for the first time on Thursday, hoping to spur interest in tourism despite the shadow of last weekend's airline crash in the Sinai Peninsula.

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