Court ruling raises possibility Kansas schools can't open

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas faces a threat that its public schools won't open for the next school year after the state Supreme Court rejected some education funding changes made by the Republican-dominated Legislature.

  • Written by JOHN HANNA, AP Political Writer

Presidential race shows deep seated strife toward minorities

WASHINGTON (AP) — It started with Mexicans being publicly accused by presidential candidate Donald Trump of being criminals and rapists. It escalated to ejections, to sucker punches, to pepper spray. And now violence and strife seems to be a commonplace occurrence out on the campaign trail.

  • Written by JESSE J. HOLLAND, Associated Press

Argentine court sentences ex-dictator for Operation Condor

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — Argentina's last dictator and 14 other former military officials were sentenced to prison for human rights crimes, marking the first time a court has ruled that Operation Condor was a criminal conspiracy to kidnap and forcibly disappear people across international borders.

  • Written by DEBORA REY, Associated Press LUIS ANDRES HENAO, Associated Press