NOAA: Virus likely causing dolphin deaths

NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — Federal officials say a virus is likely what’s causing hundreds of dead bottlenose dolphins to wash ashore along the Eas…

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Early morning house fire in Topeka

The Topeka Fire Department responded to 438 SE Gray St. in Topeka shortly after 3:15 this morning on the report of a house fire.

US consumer confidence rises in August

WASHINGTON (AP) — Americans’ confidence in the economy inched closer to a 5 ½-year high on growing optimism that hiring and wages could pick…

Brazil building collapses, kills 6

SAO PAULO (AP) — A commercial building in Brazil’s biggest city collapsed Tuesday, killing at least six people, authorities said. Another 11…