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Linn County Leader - Brookfield, MO
Updated at 6:58 PM

KINSHASA, Congo (AP) " Thousands of Congolese attended the funeral Wednesday of Papa Wemba, a musician known around the world as the king of Congolese rumba. The 66-year-old musician died April 24 following a collapse on stage during a concert in Abidjan, Ivory Coast. His life has been celebrated with performances, ceremonies and parades since Monday. More than 15,000 people gathered outside, and 2,000 inside, the Notre Dame Cathedral in Kinshasa for the funeral...

Updated at 6:56 PM

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) " The Latest on the death of music superstar Prince (all times local): 2:55 p.m. Federal authorities including the Drug Enforcement Administration are joining the investigation of Prince's death. A statement...

Updated at 6:53 PM

PHILADELPHIA (AP) " Bill Cosby is trying again to delay hearings in his criminal case while he fights to get the sex-assault charges in Pennsylvania dismissed. The actor-comedian has asked the state Supreme Court to review last week's...

Updated at 6:50 PM

ATHENS, Ohio (AP) " With Donald Trump's remaining rivals bowing out of the race, clearing his path to the nomination, Hillary Clinton is looking for ways to woo Republicans turned off by the brash billionaire. The Democratic front-runner's...

Updated at 6:47 PM

WASHINGTON (AP) " Getting stitched up by Dr. Robot may one day be reality: Scientists have created a robotic system that did just that in living animals without a real doctor pulling the strings. Much like engineers are designing...

Updated at 6:41 PM

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) " Investigators say a former chemist who tested drugs for Massachusetts police departments was high almost every day she went to work for eight years, potentially putting thousands of criminal convictions in...

Updated at 6:41 PM

DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) " The Latest on Syria's civil war (all times local): 10:40 p.m. The U.N. humanitarian chief has told an emergency meeting of the U.N. Security Council that hundreds of civilians have been killed or injured in...

Updated at 6:40 PM

WASHINGTON (AP) " Polling? Who needs to do that? Fund-raising? Can't be bothered. Parse your words? Fuhgetabout it. Donald Trump took the rules of modern politics, trashed them and became the last man standing for the Republican nomination...

Updated at 6:40 PM

WASHINGTON (AP) " A federal judge said Wednesday he may order Democratic presidential front-runner Hillary Clinton to testify under oath about whether she used a private email server as secretary of state to evade public records...

Updated at 6:25 PM

WASHINGTON (AP) " The United States and Russia have persuaded Syria's government and moderate rebels to extend the country's fragile truce to the northern city of Aleppo, the State Department said Wednesday, although sporadic clashes...

Updated at 6:18 PM

Humana became the latest health insurer to serve notice that it might leave some Affordable Care Act exchanges next year, creating more uncertainty for customers ahead of this fall's enrollment window and presidential campaign, during which the...

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