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December 31, 2018 - 4:13 am
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - The Chiefs finally clinched their third consecutive AFC West title and the No. 1 seed in the playoffs, and Patrick Mahomes and the rest of Kansas City's offense continued to shatter records in a 35-3 whitewash of the rebuilding Oakland Raiders on Sunday. Mahomes threw for...
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December 28, 2018 - 1:30 pm
Kansas City, KS - The families of two Kansas sheriff's deputies who were overpowered by an inmate and killed have hired legal counsel to help prosecutors. Though rarely done, Kansas law allows for crime victims to pay private attorneys to assist county prosecutors, who are required to recognize...
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December 28, 2018 - 10:39 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Museums and galleries popular with visitors and locals in the nation's capital will close starting midweek if the partial shutdown of the federal government drags on. So will the National Zoo and a lively ice rink near the National Mall. The attractions have stayed open by using...
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December 27, 2018 - 12:54 pm
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A manhunt across California for the suspect accused of shooting a police officer to death during a traffic stop has stretched into a second day Thursday. Authorities are looking for a man seen in surveillance photos at a convenience store shortly before the slaying Wednesday of...
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December 27, 2018 - 11:36 am
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The last year was a 12-month champagne toast for the legal marijuana industry as the global market exploded and cannabis pushed its way further into the financial and cultural mainstream. Liberal California became the largest legal U.S. marketplace, while conservative Utah and...
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December 27, 2018 - 9:41 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. consumer confidence tumbled this month as Americans began to worry that economic growth will moderate next year. But consumer spirits are still high by historic standards. The Conference Board, a business research group, said Thursday that its consumer confidence index fell...
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December 27, 2018 - 9:23 am
JOINT BASE ANDREWS, Maryland (AP) — President Donald Trump once opined that it wasn't "overly necessary" for him to visit troops in danger zones abroad. But with the lights of Air Force One out and window shutters drawn, the president did just that, slipping into Iraq at night to greet U.S. service...
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December 26, 2018 - 2:20 pm
AL-ASAD AIRBASE, Iraq (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump's trip to Iraq (all times local): 11:15 p.m. President Donald Trump spent around three and a half hours on the ground in Iraq on his first visit to a troubled region. In a speech to troops at a base in western Iraq, Trump defended...
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December 26, 2018 - 4:50 am
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) - Democratic Gov.-elect Laura Kelly will have the current superintendent of the Kansas Highway Patrol and the state fire marshal stay in their jobs after she takes office. Kelly has announced that Col. Mark Bruce will continue leading the patrol and Doug Jorgensen will continue...
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December 26, 2018 - 4:38 am
Kansas City Police say a pedestrian is dead after being struck by a on Interstate 435 near Shoal Creek Parkway. The accident happened around 7:20 p.m. Wednesday. Emergency workers declared the person dead at the scene. The driver returned to the scene and is cooperating in the investigation, police...
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