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Fort Riley Identifies Soldier Found Dead

Posted: 07/28/2009 - The Army's 1st Infantry Division has identified a soldier found dead in his room last week as a 19-year-old from California.

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COPS Program Nets 7 Officers For Topeka

Posted: 07/28/2009 - Kansas City, Kan., is getting about $2.4 million to hire 12 officers, while Topeka will receive $1.1 million to hire seven. The state's biggest city, Wichita, is getting about $409,000 to hire two officers.

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Man Convicted Of Causing Fatal Explosion Dies

Posted: 07/28/2009 - A family member of 49 year-old Earl D. "Skip" Sheppard told The Kansas City Star that Sheppard died Saturday at a federal medical center in North Carolina. He had been ill for several months.

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2008 National Championship Boosts KU Gear Sales

Posted: 07/28/2009 - A University of Kansas official says sales of licensed University of Kansas merchandise increased dramatically after the school's 2008 basketball championship.

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Suspect In Kansas Abortion Provider Killing In Court

Posted: 07/28/2009 - Unless the defense waives Tuesday's preliminary hearing, prosecutors must convince a judge they have enough evidence to merit a trial on one count of first-degree murder and two counts of aggravated assault.

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2008 National Championship Boosts KU Gear Sales

Posted: 07/28/2009 - A University of Kansas official says sales of licensed University of Kansas merchandise increased dramatically after the school's 2008 basketball championship.

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Sprint Nextel To Buy Virgin Mobile USA

Updated: 07/28/2009 - Telecommunications company Sprint Nextel Corp. said Tuesday it agreed to acquire Virgin Mobile USA Inc. in a stock deal valued at $5.50 per share in a bid to expand its prepaid cell phone offerings.

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Mr. Angry Visits Topeka

Updated: 07/27/2009 - Mr. Angry stopped in Topeka tonight. He and Johnny Wrench are on a treck across the U.S. They are asking folks, "what makes you angry?"

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Trial Of KU Student Accused In Beating Delayed A Day

Posted: 07/27/2009 - Judge Robert Fairchild allowed potential jurors in the trial of Matthew Jaeger to take a questionnaire home on Monday after some said they hadn't received the document. They'll return Tuesday. Jaeger is accused of beating his ex-girlfriend in October 2007.

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Microburst Damage

Updated: 07/28/2009 - A Microburst created havoc in the Montara neighborhood Monday evening; it ripped 50 foot trees right out of the ground.

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Man Falls From Scaffolding

Posted: 07/27/2009 - A man is expected to recover from a fall off some scaffolding Monday.

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Trail Talk: Iliff Commons

Updated: 06/04/2010 - For a true cross country experience, check out Iliff Commons, on NE 31st, just west of K4 in northeast Shawnee County.

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State Treasurer Talks About Program

Posted: 07/27/2009 - State Treasurer Dennis McKinney is promoting the "KIDS" Act, which encourages families to save for their children's higher education by matching their savings, up to $600 a year.

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Kansas Department On Aging Holds Hearing

Posted: 07/27/2009 - The Kansas Dept. on Aging held the first of three hearings Monday in Topeka. The agency is trying to get feedback as it crafts its budget priorities.

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State Lists Witnesses In Abortion Doctor's Killing

Posted: 07/27/2009 - The woman convicted of shooting Dr. George Tiller in both arms in 1993 is a potential witness against the man now charged with killing the Kansas abortion provider.

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Report Questions Biolab Selection Process

Posted: 07/27/2009 - The Government Accountability Office said in a draft report that the Homeland Security Department did not adequately study the different risks of six sites that competed to get the lab moved from its present site at Plum Island, N.Y.

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MTPO Considers Complete Streets

Updated: 07/28/2009 - The Metropolitan Topeka Planning Organization discussed taking on Complete Streets during their regular meeting Monday.

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