Emporia Spartans football preview

Emporia earned a trip to the postseason last year, now the Spartans look for another successful season with a new-look squad.

Evacuation orders lifted at Yosemite fire

YOSEMITE NATIONAL PARK, California (AP) — Evacuation orders and advisories were lifted Tuesday for several Sierra Nevada communities once th…

UN chief: Somalia could still fail

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon, warning that Somalia could slide back into being a failed state, called Tuesday on coun…