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Updated at 12:57 PM

BEIRUT (AP) " Hundreds of Kurds fleeing villages controlled by the Islamic State group in northern Syria have come under fire that killed and wounded several of them, amid mass abductions by the extremist group, opposition activists and a Kurdish official said Saturday. They fled as the Syrian Democratic Forces, a U.S.-backed and predominantly Kurdish militia, clashed with IS inside Manbij, a key stronghold of the extremist group. The SDF have pushed into the town from the southern...

Updated at 12:55 PM

LONDON (AP) " Britain and the European Union haven't even begun divorce talks yet but were already bickering Saturday as the political and economic shockwaves from the British vote to leave the bloc reverberated around the world. Senior EU...

Updated at 12:53 PM

LONDON (AP) " The Latest on Britain's historic vote to leave the European Union (all times local): 3:45 p.m. Italy's finance minister is urging the European Union to do more than "concern itself only about banks. In an interview with...

Updated at 11:05 AM

BEIJING (AP) " China issued new regulations on Saturday demanding search engines clearly identify paid search results, months after a terminally ill cancer patient complained that he was misled by the giant search engine Baidu. Wei Zexi, a...

Updated at 10:53 AM

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) " Texas authorities say two people are dead and several others injured following a shooting outside a nonprofit dance studio in Fort Worth. Fort Worth Police Spokesman Daniel Segura says in a statement Saturday that...

Updated at 10:26 AM

As many of you may have noticed, over most of this month, I have made the rounds to a number of summer camps and practices for the local high schools’ sports teams.We still have some University of Saint Mary activities to check...

Updated at 9:11 AM

BERLIN (AP) " The European Union must heed "the expectations of the people" on issues such as migration and unemployment as it responds to Britain's vote to leave the bloc, Germany's foreign minister said Saturday. Frank-Walter Steinmeier...

Posted at 9:00 AM

The Leavenworth Times is beginning a weekly series of stories that will feature local candidates running for office in Leavenworth County or the state Legislature.

Posted at 8:00 AM

Local residents have experienced another week with warm and humid temperatures.And while many may seek comfort in air-conditioned buildings, it may not be an option for some whose jobs require them to work outdoors.

Updated at 7:43 AM

PHOENIX (AP) " The state of Arizona has eliminated its use of the sedative midazolam as one of the drugs it relies on in carrying out executions. Lawyers for the state said in a court filing Friday that its current supply of midazolam...

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