Shalane Flanagan leads Buzunesh Deba, of Ethiopia, and Mare Dibaba, of Ethiopia, and the elite pack past the cheering Wellesley College students during the 118th Boston Marathon Monday, April 21, 2014 in Wellesley. (AP Photo/Mary Schwalm)

Boston Marathon begins under tight security

With security tight along the 26.2-mile route, tens of thousands of runners set out from the starting line at the Boston Marathon on Monday in a "Boston Strong" show of resilience a year after the deadly bombing.…
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Kansas voter program checks nationwide

A program run by Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach compares voter registration records among participating states to check for duplicate voter registrations and possible double voting.…
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Nortonville woman killed in two car accident

The Kansas Highway Patrol has indentified 71 year old Margert Schuler of Nortonville as the person killed in a two vehicle accident Sunday in Jefferson County.…
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Kansans work to return tombstone

Leavenworth residents are working to return an old tombstone found recently during a spring cleaning project.…
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Patriotic Retired Dutch Chef

A retired dutch chef says he's couldn't be happier in the United States as he just marked his 50th year as a citizen.…
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Suspect identified in Sunday shooting

The Shawnee County Sheriff's Office says a 69-year-old man was arrested last night in relation to a shooting that took place on U.S. 24 near K-4. …
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Kansas judge to rule on supervision

A Butler County judge is expected to decide if a former Augusta police officer convicted of a sex crime will be subject to lifetime post-release supervision.…
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Twins halt Royals win streak

The Kansas City Royals five-game winning streak was snapped on Sunday afternoon by the Minnesota Twins…

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Nina Davuluri

Miss America: Don’t suspend teen over prom invite

Miss America is asking a Pennsylvania school district to reconsider the punishment of a high school senior who asked her to be his prom date during the question-and-answer portion of an assembly.…