Islamic State claims attack that killed priest during Mass

Two attackers took hostages inside a French church during morning Mass on Tuesday near the city of Rouen, killing an 86-year-old priest by slitting his throat before being shot and killed by police, French officials said. The Islamic State group claimed responsibility for the attack.

Kansas countdown, T-minus 7 days: GOP moderates boosted by Overland Park Chamber’s scorecard

The next seven days will tell whether Republican moderate candidates can win in Johnson County and oust incumbents who back Gov. Sam Brownback. Let’s certainly hope so, for the sake of the Sunflower State. The Legislature needs a good crop of GOP members in the House and the Senate who can prevent the Brownback agenda from marching ceaselessly forward, especially when it comes to tax-cutting measures.

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Comedian Sarah Silverman has a message for her fellow Bernie Sanders supporters

Bernie Sanders fan and comedian Sarah Silverman called on hecklers to unite together behind Hillary Clinton at the Democratic National Convention. Sanders supporters disrupted day one of the convention inside and outside of the Philadelphia arena.
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Comedian Sarah Silverman has a message for her fellow Bernie Sanders supporters 0:35

Comedian Sarah Silverman has a message for her fellow Bernie Sanders supporters

Royals general managaer Dayton Moore says he's not going to dismember the team 3:01

Royals general managaer Dayton Moore says he's not going to dismember the team

Ian Kennedy disappointed after slow start against Angels 1:30

Ian Kennedy disappointed after slow start against Angels

Video captures the life of a Royals fan in 2016 1:52

Video captures the life of a Royals fan in 2016