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Respiratory Illness Hits Hundreds Of KC-Area Kids

Posted: 3:03 PM - A Kansas City pediatric hospital has treated hundreds of young children for a respiratory illness that has symptoms similar to a common cold that more typically is seen during winter months.

Trial Set For BP Shooting Suspect

Posted: 4:54 PM - A judge ordered Daniel Cregut to stand trial on charges that include attempted murder, aggravated assault, and kidnapping during a preliminary hearing on Tuesday.

Cedar Vale Tornado Caught On Tape

4 mins ago - The National Weather Service said a tornado was confirmed near Cedar Vale, Kansas, on Monday night. It also cited hail the size of ping pong balls.
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KC-Area Manufacturers See Skilled Worker Shortage

Posted: 6:23 AM - Manufacturing companies in Kansas and Missouri say there are plenty of high-paying jobs available for people qualified to run sophisticated factory equipment, but there doesn't seem to be enough local talent to fill them.

Ruthless Leader Aims To Extend Reach Of Al-Shabaab, Eyes The West

5 mins ago - Mukhtar Abu Zubayr, the emir of Al-Shabaab, has planned numerous terror attacks, including the deadliest in Kenya since the U.S. Embassy bombing in 1998. Zubayr, who is also known as Ahmed Abdi Godane, already has a price on his head. In 2012, the U.S. State Department authorized a reward of up to $7 million for information on his whereabouts.

New Plea Coming In Adoption Scam Case

Posted: 5:06 PM - A woman accused of pretending to be pregnant to scam prospective adoptive parents in Kansas and elsewhere has notified the court she intends to change her plea.

With Final United Departure, MTAA Looks Ahead

Updated: 7:34 PM - United's twice-daily flights between Topeka and Chicago had their final departure Tuesday afternoon. The service launched just eight months ago and MTTA officials plan to study what led to the demise.
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Houthi Loyalists reject Yemeni President's Reforms

Posted: 4:46 PM - Yemeni President Abdu Rabu Mansour Hadi dismissed the government Tuesday and agreed to a 15% cut in fuel prices, in addition to other economic reforms, seeking to end weeks of tense protests led by tens of thousands of Houthi loyalists in the capital, Sanaa.

Davis Claims Kansas School Cuts If Brownback Wins

Posted: 3:00 PM - Democratic challenger Paul Davis predicts that funding for Kansas public schools will be cut if Republican Gov. Sam Brownback wins re-election, but Davis is not outlining a specific education plan.

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