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Team mascots head to Topeka boot camp

Kansas State’s Willie the Wildcat and the Kansas City Royals’ Slugger are among the team mascots spending the week training to pump up crowd…

Iran to take Chinese subway cars for oil

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — A senior Iranian official says the country has ordered 315 subway cars from China in place of payment for oil that can’t…

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Kan. AG awards funds to crime victims

A state board has awarded a total of $274,000 to 126 Kansas crime victims who filed claims with the state attorney general’s office.

Wave of blasts kills dozens in Iraq

BAGHDAD (AP) — Officials in Iraq say at least 47 people have been killed in a wave of car bombings in the central and southern part of the c…

Greek monks hurl petrol bombs at bailiffs

THESSALONIKI, Greece (AP) — Civilian authorities on Greece’s monastic sanctuary of Mount Athos say a group of monks facing eviction have att…