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Topeka Centers Help You Stay Cool

Updated: 06/24/2009 - Here's the list of community centers, with their hours, so you can stay healthy in their air conditioned surroundings.

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Jefferson County Records First Swine Flu Case

Updated: 06/24/2009 - The Kansas Department of Health and Environment said Wednesday in a news release a case of H1N1 is confirmed in a Jefferson County adult. No other details were provided. The state now has 115 confirmed cases of the virus.

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Kansas Regents Consider Greater Athletic Oversight

Updated: 06/25/2009 - The Kansas Board of Regents agreed to discuss at its meeting Thursday whether to take a greater supervisory role over sports at all six state schools in the wake of a KSU audit that found questionable financial practices.

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Schmidt Honored For Voting Record

Updated: 06/24/2009 - State Senate President Steve Morris formally recognized the Topeka State Senator and her 100 percent voting attendance record in the 2009 legislative session, which covers 386 votes tallied.

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Suspect Held In KCK Slayings

Updated: 06/24/2009 - Adrian Burks is accused of beating a man in Kansas City on Monday in an attack believed to be related to the shooting deaths of four people, including a 3-year-old girl, later that day.

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Pepsi Bottling Group To Distribute Drink In Mexico

Updated: 06/24/2009 - -- Pepsi bottling company The Pepsi Bottling Group Inc. on Wednesday said it will distribute the Rockstar Energy Drink Inc.'s Rockstar drink in Mexico, expanding its distribution agreement for the beverage.

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Iran Police Use Tear Gas, Clubs To Crush Protest

Updated: 06/24/2009 - A flood of security forces using tear gas and clubs quickly overwhelmed a small group of rock-throwing protesters near Iran's parliament Wednesday, and the country's supreme leader said the outcome of the disputed presidential election will stand — the latest signs of the government's growing confidence in quelling unrest on the streets.

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SC Gov. Sanford Admits Affair After Going AWOL

Updated: 06/24/2009 - After going AWOL for seven days, Gov. Mark Sanford admitted Wednesday that he had secretly flown to Argentina to visit a woman with whom he was having an affair. Wiping away tears, he apologized to his wife and four sons and said he will resign as head of the Republican Governors Association.

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Obama To Visit Pope During G-8 Visit

Updated: 06/24/2009 - A White House spokesman says President Barack Obama and Pope Benedict XVI will talk about their shared belief in the dignity of all people at their meeting next month.

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Even Cops Losing Their Jobs In Recession

Updated: 06/24/2009 - As hundreds of jobs in Chicago's police department go unfilled, officers who once patrolled the streets with partners are riding alone in what some cops bitterly call "rolling coffins."

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Study: New Radiation Detectors Not Worth The Cost

Updated: 06/24/2009 - The government shouldn't buy more of the new radiation detection machines it's been developing to look for smuggled nuclear materials at ports, a report from the National Research Council says.

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Air Has Elevated Cancer Risk In 600 Neighborhoods

Updated: 06/24/2009 - Millions of people living in nearly 600 neighborhoods across the country are breathing concentrations of toxic air pollutants that put them at a much greater risk of contracting cancer, according to new data from the Environmental Protection Agency.

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