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Both Kansas Budget Panels Hope for Fast Start

Updated: 01/09/2009 - The House Appropriations and Senate Ways and Means committees plan to meet at least three days, starting Tuesday, to draft legislation to revise the current budget. Both are hoping to have their measures finished by the end of the week.

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Applications in for Historic Topeka School Building

Updated: 01/09/2009 - We now know which two groups have submitted applications to participate in the auction of Topeka's historic Sumner School building. Pre-bid applications were due Thursday.

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House Fire

Updated: 01/09/2009 - Topeka Fire Department stops fire at 408 SE Winfield.

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New Day Care Opens in Fort Riley

Updated: 01/09/2009 - Fort Riley soldiers and their families also cut the ribbon Friday on a new child care center. It will help meet the demands of child care in the army and enhance the quality of life for soldiers and their families.

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Topeka Woman Sentenced Friday in Day Care Death

Updated: 01/09/2009 - A Topeka day care provider was sentenced Friday for a 6-month-old boy's death. Michelle Bolze-Sann, 35, will spend 32 months in prison for involuntary manslaughter and an additional six months on aggravated endangerment of a child.

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New 2010 Buick Model Will be Built in Kansas

Updated: 01/09/2009 - General Motors says that its Fairfax plant in Kansas City, Kansas, will build the 2010 model Buick LaCrosse. The assembly plant's more than 2,500 workers are now manufacturing the Chevy Malibu and Saturn Aura.

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Boeing to Cut 4,500 Jobs Due to Economic Downturn

Updated: 01/09/2009 - Airplane maker Boeing Co. says it plans to cut about 4,500 jobs this year due to the global economic slowdown. The Chicago-based company says the cuts will be made in its commercial aircraft business, which has factories in the Seattle area.

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New Credit Card Scam in Topeka

Updated: 01/09/2009 - Topeka police are warning local merchants and financial institutions about a new scam involving pre-paid credit cards.

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First Presidential Finalist Coming to K-State

Updated: 01/09/2009 - The first finalist to replace outgoing Kansas State University president Jon Wefald is coming to Manhattan next week to meet with campus and community groups.

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Contractor Attacked in Afghanistan Dies from Burns

Updated: 01/09/2009 - An anthropologist embedded with the U.S. Army in Afghanistan to help soldiers understand local customs has died more than two months after she was doused with fuel and set on fire.

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Four Soldiers Arrested in Junction City

Updated: 01/09/2009 - Junction City police say the soldiers allegedly broke into a home and held the family at knife point while burglarizing them early Friday morning.

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Fort Riley to Conduct 'Iron Patriot' Challenge

Updated: 01/09/2009 - The "Iron Patriot Challenge" on Fort Riley will be held January 13. Soldiers will conduct land navigation, participate in an 8-mile road march and do various weapons operations.

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Topeka Police Warn of Credit Card Scam

Updated: 01/09/2009 - The Topeka Police Financial Crimes Unit would like to alert area merchants and financial institutions about an ongoing credit card scam occurring in Topeka and the surrounding area.

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KC Royals Caravan Coming to Fort Riley

Updated: 01/09/2009 - Kansas City Royals' fans will have the opportunity to meet some of their favorite players and Royals' staff when the KC Royals Caravan, sponsored by Fox Sports Kansas City, rolls into Fort Riley from noon to 2 p.m. Jan. 20.

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Governor, Lt. Governor to Make Renewable Energy Mandatory

Updated: 01/09/2009 - Governor Kathleen Sebelius and Lt Governor Mark Parkinson Friday announced the legislative components of a comprehensive energy plan for Kansas that would make our the portfolio standard mandatory.

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Ill. House impeaches gov, who vows 'not to yield'

Updated: 01/09/2009 - The Illinois House voted overwhelmingly Friday to impeach Gov. Rod Blagojevich, setting up an unprecedented trial in the state Senate on whether he should be thrown out for abuse of power, including allegations that he tried to sell President-elect Barack Obama's vacant Senate seat.

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Mosquitoes Match Wing Beats Before Mating

Updated: 01/09/2009 - That annoying mosquito buzz turns out to be a love song, a discovery that Cornell University researchers say may be turned against the biting insects. Ronald R. Hoy and his colleagues found that mosquitoes that spread diseases like yellow and dengue fever alter their wing vibrations in a mating signal.

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Emphasis on Smooth Transition to New Cabinet

Updated: 01/09/2009 - Just minutes after George W. Bush took the oath of office eight years ago, he signed papers formally nominating 13 Cabinet-level officials. Several hours later, the Senate, meeting in a special Saturday session, confirmed seven Cabinet secretaries, including the heads of the key posts at State, Treasury and Defense.

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