Senate ready to confirm new NLRB members

WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate leaders are hoping to push three of President Barack Obama’s labor nominees through the chamber, a day after giving…

Quotations of the day

“If someone is gay and he searches for the Lord and has good will, who am I to judge?” — Pope Francis striking a conciliatory stance toward …

Today in History

Today is Tuesday, July 30, the 211th day of 2013. There are 154 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On July 30, 1863, Ameri…

Bus on Bieber tour in border pot bust

DETROIT (AP) — U.S. border agents found marijuana on a bus with singer Justin Bieber’s tour as it crossed into Detroit from Windsor, Canada.…

rain

Heavy rain causes headaches in Kansas

LINDSBORG, Kan. (AP) – Heavy rain inundating parts of Kansas is proving to be a problem for drivers in some areas. The state highway departm…