|
|
|
Linn County Leader - Brookfield, MO
Updated at 11:06 AM

DHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) " Bangladeshi forces stormed an upscale Dhaka restaurant to end a hostage-taking by heavily armed militants early Saturday, killing six of the attackers and rescuing 13 captives including foreigners. The military said 20 hostages were killed during the 10-hour standoff, and a survivor's father said the attackers spared people who could recite verses from the Quran. The attack marks an escalation in militant violence that has hit the traditionally moderate...

Updated at 10:45 AM

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) " His popularity among Democrats is off the charts, he's a fundraising powerhouse and his administration is hailed by many as a high-water mark of economic prosperity. Without question, one of the key assets in Hillary...

Updated at 10:25 AM

BEIJING (AP) " Apple is being sued by a subsidiary of China's broadcasting regulator over a propaganda film more than 20 years old, in the latest legal wrangling for the tech giant in China in recent weeks. A Beijing court says the case has...

Updated at 9:11 AM

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) " Polls have closed across Australia on Saturday with early counting of the general elections results suggesting the ruling conservative coalition is at risk of losing several seats as it seeks a second term after a...

Updated at 9:03 AM

WASHINGTON (AP) " A White House campaign to help military families has hit a new milestone: All 50 states have eased the requirements for military spouses whose careers require a professional license. Michelle Obama said just three states...

Posted at 8:23 AM

Franklin Graham expressed his disappointment over the U.S. Supreme Court's 5-3 decision on Monday that struck down Texas' controversial abortion law, but he also offered up a challenge to Democratic presidential contender Hillary Clinton.

Updated at 5:30 AM

WASHINGTON (AP) " An impromptu meeting between Bill Clinton and the nation's top cop could further undermine Hillary Clinton's efforts to convince voters to place their trust in her, highlighting perhaps her biggest vulnerability. Attorney...

Updated at 5:27 AM

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) " Albuquerque police struggled to adequately investigate use-of-force cases amid a mostly failed review system for holding officers accountable, while the department's SWAT units showed improvement in de-escalating...

Posted at 8:23 AM

Do you feel yourself drifting away from God? These five tips may help bring you closer to Him.

Updated at 5:18 AM

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) " A law limiting protections for LGBT people emerged largely unchanged after North Carolina lawmakers revisited it during their yearly legislative session. After days of closed-door meetings to discuss possible changes,...

Updated at 5:18 AM

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) " California's gun laws, already some of the strictest in the nation, will get even more stringent next year. Gov. Jerry Brown signed onto much of the gun-control agenda advocated by legislative Democrats, who are...

NEXT 10  »
«  PREV 10

Events Calendar