The Leavenworth Times - Leavenworth, KS
Updated at 3:10 PM

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) " The conviction of former Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver has shaken New York politics down to the granite foundations of the state Capitol, provoking fresh calls to overhaul a system that has stubbornly clung to its long history of corruption.

Updated at 2:58 PM

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) " A woman in Portland, Maine, is starting a campaign to encourage people to tape free coats to light poles to help the needy this winter.

Updated at 2:56 PM

WASHINGTON (AP) " Defense Secretary Ash Carter says the U.S. is expanding the U.S. special operations force in Iraq to help Iraqi and Kurdish forces fight Islamic State militants.

Updated at 2:55 PM

WASHINGTON (AP) " Lawmakers are considering making it harder for government investigators to get copies of people's old emails.

Updated at 2:47 PM

WASHINGTON (AP) " A bipartisan investigation by U.S. senators finds that the makers of a breakthrough drug for hepatitis C infection put profits before patients in pricing the $1,000-per-pill cure.

Updated at 2:44 PM

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) " A Kenyan activist says police have tear-gassed a peaceful demonstration in support of government action against corruption.

Updated at 2:42 PM

BERLIN (AP) " A German appeals court has reversed a lower court's decision that a 95-year-old former SS sergeant who served as a medic in the Auschwitz death camp isn't fit for trial.

Updated at 2:39 PM

CLEVELAND (AP) " A man accused of taking his 5-year-old son from Alabama in 2002 and creating a life for them in Ohio under new identities pleaded not guilty to kidnapping and other charges Tuesday in Cleveland.

Updated at 2:32 PM

The Goldbergs makes you feel like a kid again, not just because it takes place in 1980-something, but...

Updated at 2:30 PM

WELCH, W.Va. (AP) " The seams of coal in some of Eddie Asbury's mines in McDowell County are so thin workers can barely squeeze down them. They enter on carts nearly flat on their backs, the roof of the mine coursing by just a few inches in front of...

Updated at 2:27 PM

MEXICO CITY (AP) " A Mexican government archaeologist says his team has found a tunnel-like passageway that apparently leads to two sealed chambers in Mexico's Templo Mayor complex. It's the latest chapter in the search for the as-yet undiscovered...

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