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10 Kenyan police officers killed in blast near Somalia

NAIROBI, Kenya — At least 10 Kenyan police officers died after their vehicle struck an improvised explosive device near the Somali border in a suspected extremist attack on Saturday, officials said.

U of I museum to display typewriter used by Hugh Hefner

URBANA, Ill. — An exhibit of unique typewriters, including one used by the founder of Playboy, will open later this month at the University of Illinois.
Trump blames Iran for tanker attacks but calls for talks

Trump blames Iran for tanker attacks but calls for talks

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump has blamed Iran for attacks on oil tankers near the strategic Strait of Hormuz, but he also held out hope that implicit U.S.
3rd suspected suicide in less than 2 weeks for NY police

3rd suspected suicide in less than 2 weeks for NY police

New York City police say a 29-year-old officer died Friday in the department's third suspected suicide in less than two weeks. Police say he shot himself in the head around 3:45 p.m.
Ivanka Trump, Kushner took in as much as $135M last year

Ivanka Trump, Kushner took in as much as $135M last year

NEW YORK — Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner took in as much as $135 million in revenue during their second year as aides to President Donald Trump, generated from their vast real estate holdings, stocks and bonds and even a book deal, according to thei
Police: Arkansas woman arrested in ex-lawmaker's death

Police: Arkansas woman arrested in ex-lawmaker's death

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — Authorities on Friday night said they've arrested an Arkansas woman in connection with the killing of a former state senator who was found dead outside her own home.
21 Savage donates $25K for legal aid for detained immigrants

21 Savage donates $25K for legal aid for detained immigrants

ATLANTA — Grammy-nominated rapper 21 Savage has given $25,000 to the Southern Poverty Law Center after the watchdog organization helped him while he was in federal immigration custody earlier this year.
Jurors listen to suspect say he killed scholar from China

Jurors listen to suspect say he killed scholar from China

PEORIA, Ill.
Growers hope standards bring order to hemp industry 'mess'

Growers hope standards bring order to hemp industry 'mess'

AURORA, Ore. — A unit of wheat is called a bushel, and a standard weight of potatoes is called a century. But hemp as a fully legal U.S.
US says video shows Iran removing mine from stricken tanker

US says video shows Iran removing mine from stricken tanker

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — The U.S.