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KAMPALA, Uganda | 1 killed in Ugandan riots over alleged torture of lawmakers

KAMPALA, Uganda — Ugandan police say one person has been killed in riots over the arrests of opposition lawmakers, including two who sustained injuries during detention. Five other protesters were injured Sunday as police tried to disperse a group of people who barricaded a road in Mityana, about 60 kilometers (37 miles) from the capital … Continue reading KAMPALA, Uganda | 1 killed in Ugandan riots over alleged torture of lawmakers

SANTA FE, Texas | School year to begin at Texas school where gunman killed 10

SANTA FE, Texas  — Students in Santa Fe, Texas, will begin a new school year Monday with additional security measures in place following a mass shooting in May that left 10 people dead. The school district had metal detectors installed at entrances and hired five additional police officers, as well as 10 “security assistants” who … Continue reading SANTA FE, Texas | School year to begin at Texas school where gunman killed 10

KANSAS | Aquatic Wildlife Propagation Center Opens

FARLINGTON, KS – The future for some of Kansas’ most imperiled aquatic species got brighter Thursday, August 16, with the grand opening of the Kansas Aquatic Biodiversity Center (KABC) at the Farlington Fish Hatchery in southeast Kansas.  More than 60 people attended the opening ceremony for the facility, which culminated more than 10 years of … Continue reading KANSAS | Aquatic Wildlife Propagation Center Opens

Aretha Franklin came to Washington to sing _ and for history

As a 21-year-old Aretha Franklin worked on her singing voice in New York during the summer of 1963, her father, Rev. C. L. Franklin, raced to finish the final touches on the planned March of Washington. Nearly five decades later, Franklin found herself in Washington and performing “My Country ‘Tis of Thee” at the inauguration … Continue reading Aretha Franklin came to Washington to sing _ and for history

KAMPALA, Uganda | Uganda arrests American man who attacked hotel staff

KAMPALA, Uganda— Ugandan police are holding an American man who in video footage is seen attacking a hotel worker with punches and racial insults. Jimmy L. Taylor was arrested on Thursday after CCTV footage of the incident was posted on social media, angering some Ugandans who demanded his arrest. The incident happened at a hotel … Continue reading KAMPALA, Uganda | Uganda arrests American man who attacked hotel staff

MISSOURI | WOW ST. LOUIS OUTDOOR SKILLS DAY AND OVERNIGHT CAMPOUT HELPS FAMILIES DISCOVER THE OUTDOORS

ST. LOUIS, MO— Are you looking for a safe and easy way for you and your family to discover outdoor adventures?  The WOW St. Louis Outdoor Skills Day and Campout event is for you.  WOW is designed to give newcomers and first-time campers a chance to explore fishing, canoeing, cooking outdoors, and an overnight camping … Continue reading MISSOURI | WOW ST. LOUIS OUTDOOR SKILLS DAY AND OVERNIGHT CAMPOUT HELPS FAMILIES DISCOVER THE OUTDOORS

PULA, Croatia | UK woman rescued after falling from cruise ship in Croatia

PULA, Croatia — Croatia’s coast guard says a British woman has been saved after spending 10 hours in the Adriatic Sea at night after she fell from a cruise ship. The unidentified woman was taken to a hospital Sunday in the town of Pula and is believed to be out of danger. The woman fell … Continue reading PULA, Croatia | UK woman rescued after falling from cruise ship in Croatia

MISSOURI | AREA HUNTER EDUCATION TEACHERS GET STATE HONORS FROM MDC

SPRINGFIELD, MO – Providing an abundance of opportunities to take hunter education in southwest Missouri and coordinating other conservation-related educational events have earned statewide and regional recognition for four area hunter-education instructors. Each year, MDC recognizes hunter-education instructors whose efforts exceed regular teaching duties. Being recognized on the state level for efforts delivered in 2017, … Continue reading MISSOURI | AREA HUNTER EDUCATION TEACHERS GET STATE HONORS FROM MDC