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US official: Auto safety agency under review

JOAN LOWY, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — A senior Obama administration official says the “safety culture” of the federal agency …Read More

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Sidelined player steps up game in concussion awareness effort

By Mike Sherry Hale Center for Journalism LAWRENCE — A talented athlete, Kylee Bliss could have been a scholarship basketball …Read More

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Two Kansas teens hospitalized after vehicle overturns

GARNETT, Kan – Two Kansas teens were injured in an accident just before 5 p.m. on Friday in Anderson County. …Read More

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Orman proposes veterans aid in Kansas Senate race

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Independent candidate Greg Orman has outlined proposals for helping veterans as he campaigns against Republican Sen. …Read More

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ACA gets mixed reviews at Kan. economic conference

By Jim McLean KHI News Service LAWRENCE — Which of the following is true: • The Affordable Care Act has …Read More

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Judge nixes opposite-sex Kan. couple’s bid to join suit

KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — A federal judge has spurned an effort by a heterosexual couple to intervene in a …Read More

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Kansas semi driver hospitalized after trailer flips

KANSAS CITY- A Kansas semi driver was injured in an accident just after 11 a.m. on Friday in Wyandotte County. …Read More

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Former Kan. bail bondsman sentenced on sex charges

HUTCHINSON, Kan. (AP) — A former Kansas bail bondsman convicted of forcing women to have sex has been sentenced to …Read More

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Police: Student shooter dead after school attack

DOUG ESSER, Associated Press MARYSVILLE, Wash. (AP) — A hospital says three victims are in critical condition after a school …Read More

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Police: Two arrested on suspicion of drug, endangerment offenses

HAYS- Two Hays residents were arrested this week on suspicion of drug and child endangerment offenses, according to the Hays …Read More

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Kansas woman hospitalized after rear-end and rollover crash

HAVEN- A Kansas woman was injured in an accident just before 7:30 a.m. on Friday in Reno County. The Kansas …Read More

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Crowd-sourcing website Kanstarter goes live

HUTCHINSON, Kan. (AP) — A crowd-sourcing website aimed at helping Kansas communities has gone live with its first four projects. …Read More

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Kan. woman pleads guilty in highway shooting of her boyfriend

LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — A Lawrence woman has pleaded guilty to arranging the shooting of her ex-boyfriend on a highway …Read More

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Democrat loses ground in Kansas governor’s race

JOHN HANNA, AP Political Writer OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (AP) — After lifting the spirits of Kansas Democrats eager to oust …Read More

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Kansas court upholds verdict, overturns sentence in abortion shooting

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — The Kansas Supreme Court has upheld the first-degree murder conviction of a man who admitted shooting …Read More

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Kansas county finds cemetery vases too late

HUTCHINSON, Kan. (AP) — The Reno County Sheriff’s Office was too late when it found more than 25 vases that …Read More

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Kansas man guilty of using girlfriend as police shield

HUTCHINSON, Kan. (AP) — A Hutchinson man is guilty of kidnapping after using his girlfriend as a shield to escape …Read More

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Judge seals affidavits in KU rape allegations

LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — A Douglas County judge says probable cause affidavits in the alleged rapes of two women last …Read More

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Dole wrapping up statewide homecoming tour

MOUND CITY, Kan. (AP) — Former U.S. Sen. Bob Dole returns to Kansas next week for the 10th and final …Read More

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Sentencing delayed again in Kansas barroom slaying

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Sentencing for a 30-year-old Kansas man convicted of killing a patron at a Topeka bar in …Read More

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Brownback unveils Urban Opportunity Zone plan

KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — Gov. Sam Brownback has unveiled a new program intended to bring new economic development to …Read More

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Kansas Supreme Court to hear cases in Kansas City

KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — The Kansas Supreme Court is traveling to Kansas City, Kansas, next week for a special …Read More

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Infant seat recall to fix sticky buckles

DETROIT (AP) — Evenflo is recalling more than 202,000 rear-facing infant seats because the buckles can become difficult to unlatch. …Read More

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Quivera: Whooping cranes are on the move in Kansas

Whooping cranes have begun leaving their breeding grounds to migrate south from Canada and will soon be passing through Kansas …Read More

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Three found guilty of bringing meth from L.A. to Kansas

United States Attorney TOPEKA, KAN. – Three defendants were convicted on drug charges Thursday during a federal jury trial in …Read More

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Groups agree overuse of antipsychotic drugs an issue in Kansas nursing homes

By Dave Ranney KHI News Service TOPEKA — Usually, the Kansas Health Care Association and Kansas Advocates for Better Care …Read More

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Obama offers federal help to NY with Ebola case

JOSH LEDERMAN, Associated Press   WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is offering federal support to New York as it …Read More

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Kansas teen hospitalized after crash during chase

BELLE PLAINE – A Kansas teenager was injured in an accident during a pursuit by law enforcement just before 6 …Read More

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