September 10, 2016

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SHERRING: My firefighting brother — and his fellow heroes

My brother was on the scene of the horrific crash back in 1996 that killed Linda LeBreton-Holmes and her son, 12-year-old Brian. Linda was the...

Northeast Kansas happenings

POLITICAL GIANTS — Longtime U.S. Senate colleagues and friends Bob Dole and Nancy Kassebaum will discuss the state of Congress when they served, its present-day...

15 years after 9/11, a new generation has never known peace

David Harlow Rice, 31, was a graduate of Bishop McGuinness High School in Oklahoma City. ... His brother is Andrew Rice, who served as a...

Slate and Votecastr are teaming up to publish real-time projections ...

Read Slate Editor Julia Turner on why Slate is breaking the traditional Election Day information embargo. “Well, the time has come,” John Chancellor sa ...and...

Sept. 10 in history: Federal standoff in Alabama ends as 20 black students enter school - Today's News-Herald

Today's News-HeraldSept. 10 in history: Federal standoff in Alabama ends as 20 black students enter schoolToday's News-HeraldGeorge C. Wallace. President John F. Kennedy had federalized...

Vote now: Top performer in Week 2 of Oregon high school football?

Wyryor Noil, Madison: Had a hand in four touchdowns -- three passes, one run -- as the Senators topped Sandy 48-40. Jared Oliver, West Salem:...

The Senator and the Mogul: A 9/11 Diary

POLITICO MagazineHours after terrorists piloted hijacked jets into the World Trade Center's twin towers, Donald Trump agreed to do a live phone interview on local...

In key states, voters poised to split their tickets between GOP, Democrats

If voters who reject Trump vote for Senator Toomey, that would be a boost, but probably not enough to rescue him if Clinton takes the...

Top Obama trade official was partial to luxury hotels while he traveled on taxpayers' dime, investigators say

... improper reimbursement he received. Investigators for Deputy Inspector General David Smith concluded that the improprieties continued over at least a year starting in late...

YMCA leadership breakfast honors volunteers

By Nancy Burns-Fusaro Sun staff writer. Facebook ... State Senate Minority Leader Dennis L. Algiere served as emcee for the event and first introduced Tim...

The Main Champion For Conscience: Senator Margaret Chase Smith

(blog) (blog)The Declaration of Conscience speech was a winner from the day she delivered it. ... Smith knew whom she was taking on: Joseph...

Capps Delivers Opening Statement at Energy Legislation Conference Committee with Senate

24, delivered opening remarks at the first convening of the bipartisan, bicameral Conference Committee designated to reconcile the Senate and House versions of S. 2012,...

Trump-Clinton photos show how weird this election really is

In this pretty ridiculous presidential cycle, there's been no shortage of strange things happening on both sides. And a batch of new pictures showing then-friends...