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Kids Count rankings put Kan. in top third, Mo in the middle

By Dan Margolies KCUR Bryan Thompson Kansas Public Radio WASHINGTON, D.C. — The Annie E. Casey Foundation, a child advocacy …Read More

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KC leaders endorse ban on openly carrying guns

KANSAS CITY (AP) – A Kansas City City Council committee has endorsed a measure that would ban people from openly …Read More

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Brownback supports phasing out Kansas energy rule

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Gov. Sam Brownback says he supports phasing out a renewable energy requirement for Kansas utilities over …Read More

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Gov. Nixon orders review of Mo. Lottery’s education funding

  Jefferson City- Gov. Jay Nixon today announced that he has ordered the Office of Administration to conduct a comprehensive review …Read More

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Four dead in Central Missouri accident

CAMDENTON- Four people have died in a Wednesday accident in Camden County. The Missouri State Highway Patrol reported the accident …Read More

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2 companies moving from Kansas to Missouri

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Missouri has apparently won another round in the continuing border war with Kansas that involves …Read More

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Texan gets measles after softball event in Kansas

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — A Texan has been diagnosed with measles after attending a softball tournament in Kansas where …Read More

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Commission approves fund for S.E. Kan. tech center

PITTSBURG, Kan. (AP) — A proposal to build a technical education center in Pittsburg that would serve southeast Kansas has …Read More

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Man, 2 children asked to deplane over tweet

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A Minneapolis man and his two children were asked to leave a Southwest Airlines flight in Denver …Read More

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Former Mo. sheriff indicted in property thefts

SPRINGFIELD (AP) – A southwest Missouri sheriff has been indicted by a federal grand jury on allegations that he stole …Read More

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Shawnee County Attorney Chad Taylor, D-Topeka, is running for the U.S. Senate seat currently held by Republican Pat Roberts, Dodge City.

Democrat raised $127K for US Senate bid in Kansas

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Democrat Chad Taylor has disclosed raising $127,000 through June for his U.S. Senate campaign in Kansas. …Read More

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Kansas board investigating US Senate hopeful Wolf

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas’ medical board is investigating U.S. Senate candidate Milton Wolf’s posting of X-ray images of fatal …Read More

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Agents get subsidized ‘Obamacare’ using fake IDs

WASHINGTON (AP) — Congress will hear testimony Wednesday detailing how undercover investigators used fake identities to get taxpayer-subsidized health insurance …Read More

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Mo. firefighter suspended for public comments

CHESTERFIELD, Mo. (AP) — A Missouri fire protection district has suspended one if its captains for speaking to the media …Read More

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Conflicting rulings on Obamacare subsidies put consumers in limbo

By Jim McLean KHI News Service TOPEKA — Conflicting federal court rulings are raising questions about whether consumers in Kansas …Read More

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Thieves got into StubHub accounts

JENNIFER PELTZ, Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) — A law enforcement official and online marketplace StubHub say cyber thieves got …Read More

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Mo. woman sentenced in fatal accident

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) — A woman who pleaded guilty to involuntary manslaughter after a fatal car crash in which she …Read More

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Audit says Kansas computer system security lacking

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Auditors say a lack of accountability by some Kansas agencies that handle sensitive information could make …Read More

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Sen. Blunt On Court Ruling Against ObamaCare

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senator Roy Blunt (Mo.) issued the following statement today in response to a ruling by the U.S. …Read More

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Missouri sheriff resigns after inmate allegations

LANCASTER (AP) – A rural northern Missouri sheriff is resigning after being accused of taking inmates to bars and having …Read More

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Washburn seeks more time to respond to probe

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Washburn University has asked federal investigators for more time to respond to an investigation into how …Read More

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Pres. Obama coming to Kansas City

KANSAS CITY (AP) – The White House has announced President Barack Obama will be in Missouri next week to deliver …Read More

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