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Mo. teen dies in Sunday accident

MONTGOMERY CITY- A Missouri teenage died in an accident just before 9p.m. on Sunday in Montgomery County. The Missouri State …Read More

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Kansas senator skeptical of Obama moves on Cuba

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas Sen. Pat Roberts is skeptical of President Barack Obama’s decision to restore diplomatic ties with …Read More

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Minimum wage increase coming to Mo. on Jan. 1

JEFFERSON CITY (AP) – Missouri’s low-wage workers are getting a small pay hike in 2015. Starting New Year’s Day, the …Read More

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Why Are Minorities Diagnosed With Autism At Lower Rates Than Whites?

By Alex Smith Heartland Health Monitor KANSAS CITY, Kan. — Just after picking her son Raoul up from day care, …Read More

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Police departments on alert after cop killings

TOM HAYS, Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) — Big-city police departments and union leaders around the country are warning the …Read More

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Prosecutors drop charges in KU residence hall rape

LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — Prosecutors have dropped charges against two men accused of raping two women in a University of …Read More

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Douglas County prepares for mail-ballot election

LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — Officials are preparing for the first ever mail-ballot election in Douglas County. The Lawrence Journal-World reports that …Read More

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Kansas mulling response to legal pot in Colorado

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas hasn’t decided whether to join a lawsuit filed by other states against Colorado over its …Read More

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Mother seeks resentencing in deadly Johnson Co. arson fire

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — A former Johnson County physician who killed two of her children in an arson fire wants …Read More

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Abortion bills not top goal of Mo. lawmakers

JEFFERSON CITY (AP) – Missouri’s legislative leaders say anti-abortion measures are not among their main priorities next session. Eight bills …Read More

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Authorities investigate death at shooting range

OGDEN, Kan. (AP) — Police are investigating a death at a shooting range in Kansas. The Manhattan Mercury reports that …Read More

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Least productive Congress? Not this one, barely

WASHINGTON (AP) — It turns out this Congress did not produce the fewest laws since the days of Harry Truman. …Read More

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Kansas senator sees progress against IS in Iraq

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas Sen. Pat Roberts has finished a two-day tour of Iraq and says he’s seeing signs …Read More

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GOP to back ‘The Interview’ if it gets to theaters

WASHINGTON (AP) — The GOP is calling on supporters to buy a ticket to the movie “The Interview” if theater …Read More

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Happy day: Elton John, David Furnish marry in England

GREGORY KATZ, Associated Press LONDON (AP) — Entertainer Elton John and longtime mate David Furnish officially married Sunday on the …Read More

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Police investigate shooting in east Kansas City

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Police are investigating after three people were shot in east Kansas City, with one person …Read More

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disease policies; encourages greater transparency and accountability of the system; and recommends ways to assure the public health and healthcare systems meet today’s needs and work across borders to accomplish their goals.

Mo. and Kan. gets low grade for disease preparedness

By Dave Ranney KHI News Service WASHINGTON, D.C. — Kansas is among the nation’s least prepared states for responding to …Read More

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The Farmer’s Tale

BY DENNY BANNISTER Christmas is not just for those in the city where stores are abundant and bright lights shine …Read More

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Obama renews tax breaks, creates ABLE accounts

DARLENE SUPERVILLE, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama has signed legislation renewing dozens of costly tax breaks for …Read More

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Soviet threat to Santa? No way, said JFK in 1961 (VIDEO)

BOSTON (AP) — The Kennedy Presidential Library wants to remind the world that not even the threat of thermonuclear conflict …Read More

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Michael Brown’s family condemns shootings of NYC officers

The Associated Press The family of Michael Brown, who was killed by a police officer in Ferguson, Missouri, has released …Read More

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6 MU fraternity members arrested

COLUMBIA – Police have arrested six University of Missouri-Columbia students on suspicion of hazing during a hide-and-seek style game. The …Read More

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