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Last-Minute Clunker Deals Swamp Auto Dealers

Posted: 08/22/2009 - Janet McBride had to send someone to fetch lunch for her Saturday. The cheerful auto dealer receptionist didn't dare leave her switchboard during the waning hours of the federal government's "Cash for Clunkers" program.

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Man Identified In Fatal Motorcycle Accident

Updated: 08/22/2009 - The victim is 51-year-old Douglas Simrell, the Turnpike Authority says he is either from Wichita or Derby they are waiting for confirm.

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California Bill Would Free More Than 27,000 Inmates

Posted: 08/21/2009 - A controversial bill that California legislators say would allow the early release of more than 27,000 inmates from crowded prisons will be taken up by the state Assembly on Monday.

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Oil Surges To 10-Month High

Posted: 08/21/2009 - Oil surges to 10-month high Prices settle at the highest level since Oct. 20, fueled by investor perception that a recovery in underway.

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Turnpike Truck Rollover Kills Driver

Updated: 08/21/2009 - An accident east of Lawrence on the Turnpike Friday night killed one person. The Kansas Highway Patrol says a westbound truck transporting asphalt went off the road and rolled, partially ejecting the driver.

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Leonard Peltier Denied Parole in FBI Agents' Deaths

Posted: 08/21/2009 - Peltier loses his latest parole bid on two life sentences; FBI agents Jack Coler and Ronald Williams were shot execution style on South Dakota's Pine Ridge Indian Reservation in June, 1975.

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Hy-Vee Classic Car Show

Posted: 08/21/2009 - Hy-Vee's parking lot was full of classic cars and trucks on display.

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Motorcycle Accident Claims Life

Updated: 08/21/2009 - An accident just after 6:30pm Friday on eastbound 335 in Osage County, just south of the Shawnee County line, claimed the life of a motorcycle driver.

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Overland Park Man Charged With Making Second Anthrax Threat

Posted: 08/21/2009 - U.S. Attorney Lanny Welch says 47-year old John Philip Barker is charged with sending a letter containing a white powder he claimed was anthrax. Baker spent a year in prison for making a similar threat last year.

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Payroll Glitch Hits Shawnee County Employees

Posted: 08/21/2009 - A computer glitch meant 906 people didn't get their pay from the past two weeks direct deposited into their bank accounts Friday as scheduled.

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H1N1 Jumps To Birds

Posted: 08/21/2009 - Chile said on Friday that tests show swine flu has jumped to birds, opening a new chapter in the global epidemic. Chile's turkey meat remains safe to eat, they said, and so far there have been no signs of a potentially dangerous mutation.

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DEA Raids Paharmacy Jackson Used

Posted: 08/21/2009 - Media reports the pharmacy was used extensively by Dr. Arnold Klein and other doctors who treated Michael Jackson. Jackson obtained prescriptions for Demerol and many other drugs at Mickey Fine.

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New Panda Baby Center Opens In China

Posted: 08/21/2009 - CCTV said young pandas that were born after the Sichuan earthquake last year have been moved to the new panda centre in Bifengxia.

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Zoo's Director Emeritus Signs Latest Book

Posted: 08/21/2009 - The Director Emeritus of the Topeka Zoo visited a local book store, signing copies of his latest tome. "Hey Mister, Your Alligator is Loose" is the latest work by Gary K. Clarke.

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