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Jesse Jackson: Family Wants 2nd Autopsy

Updated: 06/27/2009 - Michael Jackson's family wants a private autopsy of the pop icon because of unanswered questions about how he died and the doctor who was with him, the Rev. Jesse Jackson said Saturday.

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People Learn About Reading Digitally In Topeka

Updated: 06/27/2009 - People learned about reading books on their favorite electronic devices Saturday, as the “Digital Bookmobile” made a stop at the Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library.

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Juneteenth Rodeo

Updated: 06/27/2009 - Cowboys and cowgirls saddled up to the Kansas Expocentre on Saturday for the Juneteenth Rodeo.

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NATO and Russia Resume Military Ties

Updated: 06/27/2009 - NATO Secretary-General Jaap de Hoop Scheffer says the alliance and Russia have agreed to resume military ties after 10-month hiatus caused by the war between Russia and Georgia.

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Former Law Student Gets Life In PlayStation Murder

Updated: 06/27/2009 - Jonquel Brooks was sentenced Friday in Fresno County Superior Court. Police said Brooks killed 19-year-old Brant Daniels and wounded his friends in May 2007. They had apparently gone to Brooks' apartment to look for their stolen PlayStation.

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Suspect In Mail Bombing Had KC Ties

Updated: 06/27/2009 - A former Kansas City-area white supremacist leader who is charged with a 2004 mail bombing in Scottsdale, Ariz., says he once scolded Oklahoma City bomber Timothy McVeigh for blowing up the Murrah Federal Building while innocent people were inside.

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Clerk Fights Back, Shoots Suspects

Updated: 06/27/2009 - A convenience store clerk fatally shot one man who tried to rob his store on Friday and critically wounded another after one of the suspects fired the first shot.

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35,000-Year Old Flute Found in Germany

Updated: 06/27/2009 - A bird-bone flute unearthed in a German cave was carved some 35,000 years ago and is the oldest handcrafted musical instrument yet discovered, archaeologists say,

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Study Links Child Abuse, Cancer Risk

Updated: 06/27/2009 - A new study suggests children and adolescents who are physically abused have a greater chance of developing cancer later in life than those who are not abused.

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Up To A Million Americans May Have H1N1

Updated: 06/27/2009 - Using mathematical modeling, the CDC estimates as many as 1 million Americans may have H1N1. An estimated 15 million to 60 million catch seasonal flu each year.

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Booze Linked To 1 in 25 Deaths Worldwide

Updated: 06/27/2009 - In a series of articles published in The Lancet, alcohol is linked to behavioral deaths, like violent injuries, as well as medical conditions like cardiovascular disease, cancer and liver disorders like cirrhosis.

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Animal ID Listening Session Set For Omaha

Updated: 06/27/2009 - A meeting on the national animal identification system in Omaha is set for Tuesday in Omaha. A nationwide tracking system started in 2004 to trace livestock if there is a disease outbreak.

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Regulators Shut 5 Banks; 45 Failures This Year

Updated: 06/27/2009 - Regulators Friday shut down five small banks in three states. More are expected to succumb in the prolonged recession. The 45 banks closed nationwide this year compare with 25 in all of 2008 and three in 2007.

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Search For Air France Recorders Likely To Go On

Updated: 06/27/2009 - Brazilian officials have called off the search for bodies and debris from the Air France Flight 447, but they do expect to spend at least two more weeks looking for the flight's black boxes.

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N. Korea Threatens To Shoot Down Japanese Spy Planes

Updated: 06/27/2009 - North Korea's air force says Japan's E-767 surveillance aircraft conducted an aerial espionage near a missile site on its northeast coast Wednesday and Thursday. Pyongyang is threatening to shoot down any Japanese planes that intrude into its airspace.

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Karzai Invites Taliban To Vote In Election

Updated: 06/27/2009 - President Hamid Karzai is calling on Taliban and other militants to ``vote for the president they want'' in Afghanistan's Aug. 20 presidential election.

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