The Leavenworth Times - Leavenworth, KS
Updated at 10:57 PM

IRBIL, Iraq (AP) " Acting on word of an "imminent mass execution" by Islamic State militants, dozens of U.S. special operations troops and Iraqi forces raided a northern Iraqi compound Thursday, freeing approximately 70 Iraqi prisoners in an operation that saw the first American killed in combat in the country since the U.S. campaign against IS began in 2014, officials said.

Updated at 10:34 PM

WASHINGTON (AP) " The Senate is set to pass a bill aimed at improving cybersecurity by encouraging the sharing of threat information among companies and the U.S. government.

Updated at 10:31 PM

WASHINGTON (AP) " The latest from the House Benghazi committee's hearing featuring testimony from former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton (all times local):

Updated at 10:30 PM

SAN DIEGO (AP) " Authorities seized 12 tons of marijuana and arrested 22 people after discovering one of the longest cross-border tunnels ever dug between the U.S. and Mexico, officials said Thursday.

Updated at 10:29 PM

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) " Microsoft may still be suffering from lagging sales of personal computers, but the tech giant has taken some cues from rivals like Apple and Google " and it's now seeing substantial growth in more promising lines of business...

Updated at 10:21 PM

LOS ANGELES (AP) " Lamar Odom is believed to have overdosed on cocaine and other drugs before he was found unconscious in a Nevada brothel, according to search warrant records.

Updated at 10:14 PM

WASHINGTON (AP) " Rep. Paul Ryan formally declared his candidacy for speaker of the U.S. House Thursday evening, pledging in a letter to GOP colleagues, "We have an opportunity to turn the page."

Updated at 10:11 PM

Jared Fogle's victims are getting some justice. According to

Updated at 10:05 PM

Congratulations, it's a, um, we're not sure what to call it When Grimm returns, we'll finally see...

Updated at 10:02 PM

HONOLULU (AP) " A stolen totem pole that went from the garden decor of two golden-age Hollywood actors to the basement of a Hawaii museum was returned Thursday to Alaska tribal members.

Updated at 9:56 PM

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) " The FBI has opened a hate crime investigation into an attack on a Muslim woman in which police say an Indiana University college student shouted racial slurs and tried to remove her headscarf.

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