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State Commission Orders Shutdown Of Oil Company

Posted: 11:25 AM - The Kansas Corporation Commission this week ordered its staff to shut down and seal an oil company's wells, saying it reaped more than $1 million from illegal drilling operations.

Education Commission Looks Into Unspent Cash

Updated: 2:10 PM - A new commission looking for efficiencies within Kansas' public school system has school consolidation and teacher pay proposals on the agenda as its two-day meeting continues.

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4.0 Quake Rattles Northern Oklahoma

Posted: 09/18/2014 - Parts of northern Oklahoma were rattled by a magnitude 4.0 earthquake Thursday evening. It is just the latest in a series to occur in that part of the state throughout the day.

FL Grandfather Shoots Daughter, 6 Grandchildren

Updated: 09/18/2014 - A Florida man shot and killed his daughter and six grandchildren Thursday afternoon in the small north-central Florida town of Bell in what authorities called a murder-suicide.

Are These The World's Sexiest Accents?

Posted: 09/18/2014 - The Scots are talking a lot this week -- perhaps you've heard a little something about an independence referendum -- and that makes us happy.

California OKs First Tests Of Self-Driving Cars

Posted: 09/17/2014 - California, a state synonymous for cars, has issued its first approvals to test self-driving cars. Audi and Google have both received an autonomous driving permit from California.

And the world's busiest airport is ...

Posted: 09/17/2014 - It's probably no surprise to anyone who has flown through Atlanta that the city's airport is still the busiest passenger airport in the world.

Senate Votes To Support Obama On Rebel Aid

Posted: 09/18/2014 - The 78-22 Senate vote sent Obama legislation that also provides funding for the government after the end of the budget year on Sept. 30, eliminating any threat of a shutdown

Study Links Artifical Sweeteners To Diabetes

Posted: 09/17/2014 - New research suggests artificial sweeteners change the composition of normal, beneficial bacteria in the gut. That appears to hamper how well the body handles sugar in the diet.

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