First Lady to give commencement address in Topeka

TOPEKA–Topeka Public Schools will have a special Commencement speaker. The school district announced today that First Lady Michelle Obama is …Read More

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Holder: Americans stand with Kansas City mourners

OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (AP) — Attorney General Eric Holder says all Americans are standing with the mourners of three people …Read More

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Two Mo. drivers injured in Thursday crash

PITTSBURG-Two Missouri drivers were involved in an accident in a Crawford County Kansas accident on Thursday morning. The Kansas Highway …Read More

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Kansas Regents sticking with social media policy

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas Board of Regents leaders say they do not plan to back away from the board’s …Read More

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Ministry plans Missouri camp expansion

SHELL KNOB, Mo. (AP) — An international Christian ministry says it is planning a $21.5 million expansion of its facilities …Read More

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Was pregnant Mo. woman stabbed to death?

SPRINGFIELD (AP) – A pregnant Springfield woman who was found dead in her home had reported being a victim of …Read More

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Woman who got out of moving vehicle run over, dies

KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — The Kansas Turnpike Authority says a 52-year-old woman died when she got out of a …Read More

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Motion to dismiss 1997 rape case is dismissed

LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — A 40-year-old man will go on trial for the second time on charges that he raped …Read More

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Two injured in overnight crash

LIBERTY- Two people were injured in an early morning crash in Clay County. The Missouri State Highway Patrol reported the crash …Read More

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Kansan’s remains from WWII coming home

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — The remains of a 22-year-old Topeka airman who went missing in World War II are being …Read More

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Boone County hires lawyers for civil rights case

COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — A central Missouri county has hired four attorneys to help defend itself and three employees named …Read More

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Prairie chickens arrive in Missouri from Nebraska

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Missouri Department of Conservation says a group of prairie chickens has been brought to …Read More

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Senators Mull Jumping Jack as State Exercise

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) – Missouri lawmakers are considering official designation for the jumping jack. A bill is proposing to …Read More

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Missouri House endorses early voting measures

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Missouri House has endorsed a pair of early voting measures, though some Democrats contend …Read More

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KC Police Investigate Possible Highway Shooting

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) – Kansas City police are investigating another possible highway shooting after an incident in which a …Read More

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Gov. Nixon not pleased with passage of Tax Cut

JEFFERSON CITY (AP) – Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon is describing a tax-cut bill passed by the Legislature as a “reckless …Read More

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School confirms 6th-grader’s death from meningitis

LOUISBURG, Kan. (AP) — A Kansas sixth-grader has died from complications of bacterial meningitis, but his school district and state …Read More

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Farm Bureau Opposing Grain Belt Transmission Line

JEFFERSON CITY (AP) – The Missouri Farm Bureau has voted to act as an intervener in a case before the …Read More

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Missouri Senate Endorses Drug Program Renewal

JEFFERSON CITY (AP) – The Missouri Senate has endorsed legislation to renew an expiring prescription drug benefit for over 200,000 …Read More

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Sen. Moran Receives Champion of Science Award, Hosts NIH Director

MANHATTAN, KAN. – U.S. Senator Jerry Moran (R-Kan.), Ranking Member on the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human …Read More

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Appeals court upholds Snowden email firm contempt

LARRY O’DELL, Associated Press RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A federal appeals court has upheld a contempt of court citation against …Read More

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Letter to Kansas Board of Regents from Profs on social media policy

Dear Kansas Board of Regents, We write to offer strong support for the joint working group’s revision of the Kansas …Read More

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