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May 23, 2020 - 2:38 pm
MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) — The founder of a Kansas City-area plumbing company who is running for an open U.S. Senate seat in Kansas acknowledged Saturday that he would love to have a highly coveted seat on the Senate Agriculture Committee but doesn't know how he'd go about getting it. The question to...
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May 23, 2020 - 12:56 pm
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A fire engulfed a warehouse on San Francisco's Fisherman's Wharf early Saturday, sending a thick plume of smoke over the waterfront and threatening to spread to a historic World War II-era ship before firefighters brought the flames under control. No injuries have been reported...
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May 22, 2020 - 2:51 pm
Memorial Day is the day we set aside in the United States to pay tribute to those members of the American military who paid the ultimate price in service to our country. We hope you'll remember them too, and honor the fallen. We Remember Their chair is empty. They once filled it with warmth,...
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May 22, 2020 - 2:51 pm
We set aside Memorial Day in the United States to pay tribute, to honor, and to mourn those members of the American armed forces who paid the ultimate price in service to our country. We hope you'll remember too, and honor the fallen. We Remember Their chair is empty. They once filled it with...
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May 22, 2020 - 10:59 am
Kansas City, MO - If you're out of work or just want to make some extra dough, there are job openings out there. Several large retail, distribution and delivery companies with warehouse facilities and stores in the Kansas City Metro are looking to hire, even amid the constrictions on the economy...
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May 22, 2020 - 9:21 am
Kansas City, MO - A youth soccer coach from Shawnee has been charged with a count of aggravated indecent liberties with a child. Jason James Cummins, 37, was taken into custody Tuesday. Johnson County Court records show that Cummins is accused of an incident that occured in November. He had been...
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May 22, 2020 - 9:01 am
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — In ordinary times, the beaches and roads along Florida’s Space Coast would be packed with hundreds of thousands of spectators, eager to witness the first astronaut launch from Florida in nine years. In the age of coronavirus, local officials and NASA are split on whether that's...
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May 22, 2020 - 8:17 am
DAKAR, Senegal (AP) — “Are you going to die?” my 8-year-old daughter asked me the other day. “They said on the radio that adults are getting sick and dying.” "Maybe you should stay inside." Instantly I was flooded with the anguish so many parents around the world are carrying right now because we...
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May 22, 2020 - 8:06 am
KARACHI, Pakistan (AP) — A passenger plane with 107 people on board crashed in a crowded neighborhood on the edge of the international airport near Pakistan's southern port city of Karachi on Friday after what appeared to be an engine failure during landing. Mayor Wasim Akhtar said at least five or...
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May 21, 2020 - 7:58 pm
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The University of California will drop the SAT and ACT tests as admission requirements through 2024 and eliminate them for California residents after that, a landmark decision by the prestigious university system. The UC’s governing body, the Board of Regents, voted 23-0...
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