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Mom Admits to Playground Murder

Posted: 05/21/2009 - A 23-year old Albuquerque woman has confessed to suffocating a three year old boy, then burying his body in a playground.

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Vick Arrives Home For House Arrest

Posted: 05/21/2009 - The former Atlanta Falcons star released from Leavenworth will spend the last two months of his two year sentence in home confinement in Virginia.

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13 at 4: "The Road to Wisdom" Author Dennis Butler

Posted: 05/21/2009 - After years of experience and study, read what Dennis Butler are some of the major reasons why some people succeed, and others fail spectacularly. (You can find his book at www.TheRoadtoWisdom.com)

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"Hot Jobs" for May 21st!

Posted: 05/21/2009 - Five more Hot Jobs are on our list from kansasworks.com. Find out how to apply and take a chance you may land one of these jobs!

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Cross Placed on Top of Church

Posted: 05/21/2009 - Work continues on the St. David's Episcopal Church. The latest addition is a cross that rests on the newly constructed tower. The church was destroyed in a 2006 arson fire.

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Scenic Byways to be Promoted thru Kansas Lottery

Posted: 05/21/2009 - Increasing the awareness of Kansas' beauty and creating revenue are just two of the pieces of a new campaign in the state. Artist Stan Herd is heading the effort to showcase Kansas Byways.

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Rapper Jay-Z Confirms Split with Def Jam Records

Posted: 05/21/2009 - There will be no encore for Jay-Z and Def Jam. The rapper confirms reports that he has left the record company where he made most of his biggest hits and went from artist to president, and back to artist again.

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Critics: Ireland Slow to Protect Its Children

Posted: 05/21/2009 - DUBLIN (AP) -- Child-abuse activists warned Thursday that Ireland failed to learn the lessons from decades of unchecked brutality inside Catholic Church-run schools and still offers poor protection to vulnerable boys and girls.

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Police: Mom of Buried NM Boy Says She Killed Him

Posted: 05/21/2009 - ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) -- Police said Thursday that the mother of a 3-year-old boy found buried at a playground told investigators she suffocated him, had second thoughts and resuscitated him, then changed her mind and suffocated him again. Police Chief Ray Schultz said Tiffany Toribio, 23, told officers that she and her son, Tyruss "Ty" Toribio, were in Alvarado Park before dawn on May 13 and that she suffocated him while he was asleep.

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3 US Soldiers, Dozens of Iraqis Killed by Bombings

Posted: 05/21/2009 - BAGHDAD (AP) -- Bombers struck in Baghdad and a northern city Thursday, killing three American soldiers and nearly two dozen Iraqis in a new spasm of violence that has taken at least 66 lives in two days.

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Cheney Defends Bush's National Security Policies

Posted: 05/21/2009 - WASHINGTON (AP) -- Former Vice President Dick Cheney on Thursday defended the Bush administration's use of harsh interrogation methods and said the questioning led to information that deterred terrorist attacks.

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House Rejects Probe into Pelosi CIA Claims

Posted: 05/21/2009 - WASHINGTON (AP) -- House Democrats on Thursday defeated a Republican push to investigate House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's assertion that the CIA misled her in 2002 about whether waterboarding had been used against terrorism suspects.

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Twitter's Latest Star is a Microblogging Cat

Posted: 05/21/2009 - NEW YORK (AP) -- He's one of the most popular users on Twitter. More than 500,000 follow his growing celebrity, his every adventure and, well, his cat naps.

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Kansas Board of Regents See Tuition Hike

Posted: 05/21/2009 - The Board of Regents said Thursday that an additional $17 million in budget cuts by the Legislature will have to be made up with increases in tuition at the state's seven universities. It said it will decide in June how much the increases should be.

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Feds: NY Suspects Disappointed Couldn't Attack WTC

Posted: 05/21/2009 - WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) -- Four men arrested after planting what they thought were explosives near two New York City synagogues were disappointed that the World Trade Center wasn't still around to attack, a federal prosecutor said Thursday as the men appeared in court for the first time.

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Japan, San Marino Top Life Expectancy League

Posted: 05/21/2009 - GENEVA (AP) -- The World Health Organization says women in Japan have the highest life expectancy in the world with 86 years. WHO says men in San Marino have the longest life expectancy for their sex with 81 years.

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Westar Declares Quarterly Dividend

Posted: 05/21/2009 - The Westar Energy, Inc. Board of Directors today declared a quarterly dividend of 30 cents per share payable July 1, 2009 on the company's common stock. Watch Replay of Shareholders Meeting

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Closing Arguments Set in Manhattan Rape Trial

Posted: 05/21/2009 - Closing arguments are scheduled Thursday in the trial of a Kansas man charged with 79 counts of rape and sodomy over a five-year period on an alleged victim when she was a child.

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Governor Requests Federal Assistance for March Winter Storms

Posted: 05/21/2009 - Gov. Mark Parkinson has submitted a request to the president for federal assistance to defray costs associated with the response to and recovery from the severe winter storms that struck the state during the period March 26 to 29, 2009.

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Crime Stoppers Search for Burglary Suspect

Posted: 05/21/2009 - Detectives of the Shawnee County Sheriff’s Office are asking for assistance from the public in identifying a suspect in a burglary, Theft, and Criminal Damage case.

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