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Obama Administration Withholds Data On Clunkers

Posted: 08/04/2009 - The Obama administration is refusing to quickly release government records on its "cash-for-clunkers" rebate program that would substantiate — or undercut — White House claims of the program's success, even as the president presses the Senate for a quick vote for $2 billion to boost car sales.

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Dillons Plans Expansion At North Topeka Store

Posted: 08/04/2009 - Hutchinson-based Dillons Food Stores announced Tuesday it will begin renovating and expanding its store on NW 25th street in the next few weeks.

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Lawrence Shelter Cuts Fees To Prevent Euthanizing

Posted: 08/04/2009 - Humane Society executive director Midge Grinstead says the humane society is near capacity. She says the reduction in fees is aimed at avoiding euthanizing some of the animals, which the Lawrence group has not done since 2000.

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Llamas' Attorney Asks Judge To Reconsider

Updated: 08/04/2009 - The focus of Irigonegaray’s motion is Judd’s contention that the Llamas brothers had 2 guns threatening him and 3 other off duty officers, but TPD detectives indicate only one.

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Bill Clinton Meets With North Korean Leader Kim Jong Il

Updated: 08/04/2009 - Former President Bill Clinton met Tuesday with North Korean leader Kim Jong Il on the first day of a surprise visit to Pyongyang, holding "exhaustive" talks that covered a wide range of topics, state-run media said.

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4 Wisconsin Women Accused In Lovers' Quadrangle Plot

Posted: 08/04/2009 - A married man who planned to rendezvous with one of his handful of lovers at an eastern Wisconsin motel instead found himself bound, blindfolded and assaulted by a group of women out for revenge, according to court documents.

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Police: Dad Fatally Shoots Daughter, Foster Dad

Posted: 08/04/2009 - Neighbors in Tennessee are asking why a teenage girl fatally shot by her father was placed with a foster family just two doors down after he was accused of abusing her.

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Kline's Law License Switched To Inactive

Updated: 08/04/2009 - Kline, who became Johnson County district attorney after failing to win re-election as attorney general in 2006, registered for inactive status in July. Inactive status does not require continuing education.

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No Sanctions Against Store Selling KU Shirts

Posted: 08/04/2009 - U.S. District Judge Julie Robinson denied the request, saying Larry Sinks and Joe-College misunderstood an order explaining how many T-shirt designs were banned.

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Nebraska Abortion Provider Plans Kansas Clinic

Posted: 08/04/2009 - Dr. LeRoy Carhart said Monday his "main choice'' would be to locate the clinic in Wichita. Carhart said his attorney has talked to the Tiller family's attorney, but it is too early to make an announcement.

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Stormy Morning Across Northeast Kansas

Posted: 08/04/2009 - Storms rolled across Northeast Kansas Tuesday morning causing some power outages and dropping heavy rain in some areas.

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Bill Clinton In Pyongyang To Try To Free Journalists

Posted: 08/03/2009 - Former President Bill Clinton has arrived in North Korea to work to free journalists Laura Ling and Euna Lee, who were sentenced to 12 years hard labor after being arrested on the Chinese-North Korean border in March.

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20 Whooping Cough Cases In 2 Kansas Counties

Posted: 08/03/2009 - Twenty cases of the highly contagious disease whooping cough, also called pertussis, were reported since June in Pottawatomie and Wabaunsee counties.

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Bill Clinton to Bargain for Reporters' Releases

Posted: 08/03/2009 - North Korea's news agency says the former President is heading to Pyongyang; seeking the release of detained journalists Euna Lee and Laura Ling. They're sentenced to 12 years of hard labor for illegally entering North Korea.

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Boeing, Spirit Ask Judge To Toss Age Lawsuit

Posted: 08/03/2009 - Former Boeing workers sued in December 2005 claiming they lost their jobs because of their age. They are now seeking class-action status for the lawsuit. Boeing and Spirit Aerosystems want the case thrown out.

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Critics Take New Step To Block Kansas Coal Plant

Posted: 08/03/2009 - The Sierra Club said Monday it has asked the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia to require a study of the environmental effects of a new coal-plant in southwest Kansas and possible alternatives.

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Senator Has Affair With Intern, Resigns

Posted: 08/03/2009 - The Tennessee state senator said he was opposed to sex outside marriage, but his private life told a different story: He was having an affair with his 22-year-old intern.

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Chief Makes Case for Helicopter Unit

Posted: 08/03/2009 - Topeka Police Chief Ron Miller spent hours Monday with media and community leaders talking about Topeka's need for a helicopter unit.

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Singer Grateful For Life After Stage Collapse

Posted: 08/03/2009 - Country singer Billy Currington says he and his band are very grateful to be alive after the outdoor stage they were performing on in Canada collapsed over the weekend and killed one person.

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Woman Jogger Mauled By 8 Hunting Dogs

Posted: 08/03/2009 - A New Zealand woman jogger suffered serious injuries from multiple bite wounds after eight pig hunting dogs attacked her as she jogged past a rural property on North Island, police said Tuesday.

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Man With Alzheimers Found, Back Home

Updated: 08/03/2009 - Family members asked for helping finding Wayne Deal. The 76-year old has Alzheimers and hadn't been seen since Monday morning. His family says he is back home after being involved in a car accident.

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