11, including Mo. man, sentenced in international child porn ring

WASHINGTON (AP) — Eleven men from across the country have been sentenced to between 15 and 19 years in prison …Read More

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Kansas State football coach endorses Sen. Roberts (VIDEO)

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Beloved Kansas State University football coach Bill Snyder has endorsed Sen. Pat Roberts for re-election and …Read More

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Washburn pledges to stop sexual violence on campus

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Washburn University faculty, staff and students are pledging to help stop sexual violence on campus. The …Read More

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Mo. man gets life in prison for fake drug deal murder

JEFFERSON CITY (AP) – A St. Louis man was sentenced to life in prison for a shooting death in Jefferson …Read More

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Second developer interested in casino in SE Kansas

PITTSBURG, Kan. (AP) — Odds are better for a casino in southeast Kansas after a second developer expressed interest in …Read More

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Apple CEO Tim Cook: ‘I’m Proud to Be Gay’

NEW YORK (AP) — Apple CEO Tim Cook says he’s proud to be gay. In an essay written for Bloomberg …Read More

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For-profit colleges face ‘gainful employment’ rule

KIMBERLY HEFLING, AP Education Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — For-profit colleges that don’t produce graduates capable of paying off their student …Read More

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Former union officer pleads in embezzlement case

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The former secretary-treasurer of a railroad union has admitted embezzling more than $12,000 from the …Read More

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Zombie apocalypse teaches Missouri S&T students

ROLLA (AP) – A zombie apocalypse is helping Missouri University of Science and Technology students prepare for careers in engineering …Read More

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2 men arrested after Overland Park bank robbery

OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (AP) — Authorities in Overland Park have arrested two men who they say robbed a Bank of …Read More

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Missouri teen convicted of killing stepsister

WARSAW, Mo. (AP) — A southwest Missouri teenager who was 15 when he was accused of killing his younger stepsister …Read More

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4 Kansas education commissioner candidates named

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — The Kansas State Board of Education has identified four candidates for state education commissioner. The Kansas …Read More

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Missouri knitter-runner prepares for NYC Marathon

WARRENSBURG, Mo. (AP) — A Missouri runner who knitted his way into the record books is preparing for the New …Read More

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Man wanted in Kansas arrested in North Dakota

JAMESTOWN, N.D. (AP) — Deputies in Barnes County have arrested a man out on parole for murder who’s wanted in …Read More

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A few races could swing House control to middle

By Andy Marso KHI News Service TOPEKA — Rep. Jim Ward is a Wichita Democrat whose party loyalty has rarely …Read More

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US Attorney General to Watch Over Kansas Elections

KANSAS CITY, KAN. – A federal prosecutor will be on duty during election day to respond promptly to complaints of …Read More

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Google working on pill to search for illnesses

BRANDON BAILEY, AP Technology Writer LAGUNA BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Google’s latest “moon shot” project: A pill that would test …Read More

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Missouri House speaker forming panel to investigate Koster

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Missouri House Speaker Tim Jones is forming an investigatory committee after a report that Chris …Read More

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Orman seeks votes in Roberts’ rural Kansas base

NEWTON, Kan. (AP) — Independent challenger Greg Orman is attempting to make inroads into rural Kansas while asserting that Republican …Read More

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Inspection Reveals Clean Water Act Violations by Kansas Feedlot

  U.S. Environmental Protection Agency LENEXA- Environmental Protection Agency personnel conducted inspections in northeastern Kansas in December 2013. As a …Read More

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KC company withdraws plans to develop Kemper Arena

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A Kansas City development company says circumstances beyond its control have forced it to drop …Read More

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Man admits robbing two central Missouri banks

JEFFERSON CITY (AP) – A former Kansas City man faces up to 40 years in federal prison after admitting he …Read More

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