FILE - In this Thursday, May 30, 2013, photo, a job seeker stops at a table offering resume critiques during a job fair.  (AP Photo/John Amis, File)

Kansas jobless rate edges higher

The Kansas Department of Labor says the state's unemployment rate and the number of private-sector jobs both edged higher in July.

Smoke rises during airstrikes targeting Islamic State militants at the Mosul Dam outside Mosul, Iraq, Monday, Aug. 18, 2014. Boosted by two days of U.S. airstrikes, Iraqi and Kurdish forces on Monday wrested back control of the country's largest dam from Islamic militants, a military spokesman in Baghdad said, as fighting was reported to be underway for the rest of the strategic facility. (AP Photo/Khalid Mohammed)

15 new US airstrikes in northern Iraq

A new round of U.S. airstrikes in northern Iraq on Monday was aimed at helping Iraqi forces regain control of the Mosul dam and averting a p…