- Snapshot: High of 82; WSU wins game but loses MVC title; Hot air balloon collision (Video)
• Partly cloudy with a high near 82. Slight chance of afternoon thunderstorms. More at KAKE.com/weather.
• Inmate sues Taco Bell for 'stealing' Doritos Locos idea (ABC).
• Tornado near Rozel caught on camera (KSN).
• Kansas duo launching funding project for board game (Topeka Capital-Journal).
• Hot air balloons collide in Turkey, killing one and injuring 18 (CNN).
• Listed for $190 million, this is America's new most expensive home for sale (Forbes).
- Brazilian killed in hot-air balloon crash in Turkey
ISTANBUL (Reuters) - A hot-air balloon flying over Cappadocia, a tourist destination in central Turkey, crashed after colliding with another balloon on Monday, killing a Brazilian passenger and injuring 24 other people, the Anatolian news agency said. The accident occurred near the city of Nevsehir. Most of the injured were being treated for broken bones but one was in critical condition, Cappadocia is famous for its geological features called fairy chimneys. Balloon rides are a popular way to see the cone-like formations, created by the erosion of volcanic ash around them. ...
- Turkey: 2 Brazilians killed in balloon crash
ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — A hot air balloon collided with another balloon mid-air during a sightseeing tour of volcanic rock formations in Turkey and crashed to the ground on Monday, killing two Brazilian tourists and injuring 23 other people on board, officials said.
- Kerry to Mideast to advance struggling Syria plan
WASHINGTON (AP) — Secretary of State John Kerry is heading back to the Middle East this week to press his case for peace talks between Syrian rebels and President Bashar Assad's regime amid increasing signs the new U.S. strategy to halt the war is being undermined by Russia.
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