Rush takes leave for wife’s surgery

CHICAGO (AP) — U.S. Rep. Bobby Rush is on an official leave from Congress to spend time with his wife as she undergoes major surgery. The Ch…

Cruz relents in early Senate skirmish

WASHINGTON (AP) — In a break with tea party-aligned Senate conservatives, Republican leader Mitch McConnell announced Monday he will not vot…

Kansas City Chiefs strong safety Eric Berry reacts after returning an interception for a touchdown during the first half of an NFL football game against the Philadelphia Eagles, Thursday, Sept. 19, 2013, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Michael Perez)

Chiefs getting off to fast starts

The Kansas City Chiefs after three games are taking the lead in the first quarter of each of them, and carrying that advantage into halftime…