Denver Post publisher Mac Tully and editor Lee Ann Colacioppo issued a statement on Monday that sportswriter Terry Frei is no longer an employee of the newspaper one day after he tweeted that he was "very uncomfortable" with Japanese driver Takuma Sato winning the Indianapolis 500 during Memorial Day weekend.
Several windows were shattered at the main office of the Lexington Herald-Leader in downtown Lexington, amid signs of small-caliber bullet damage to the building. The Herald-Leader filed a report on the damage with Lexington Police.
The Philippine military says militants who have besieged much of a southern city over the past week include foreign fighters and local gunmen who want to establish a regional branch of the Islamic State group.
Aurelio Barria, who led the Civil Crusade (Cruzada Civilista) opposition movement, says the death of former dictator Manuel Noriega "ends a period that we should try not to forget so it is not repeated in Panama.".
New Mexico financial analysts say legislation approved by Gov. Susana Martinez last week will provide state government with an additional $83 million _ just enough to avoid a deficit in the coming fiscal year.