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Army reductions will affect 10 US bases

The Army’s plans to eliminate a dozen combat brigades by 2017 will affect 10 military bases in eight states. A brigade is between 3,500 and 5,000 troops.…
Photo Credit: DoD / Air Force News Agency

US military deaths in Afghanistan at 2,109

As of Tuesday, June 25, 2013, at least 2,109 members of the U.S. military had died in Afghanistan as a result of the U.S.-led invasion of Afghanistan in late 2001, according to an Associated Press count.…
PHOTO By: Nate Nottage-Tacey, Kansas First News

KanCare Advisory Council meeting

The State of Kansas held a KanCare Advisory Council meeting in Topeka today to provide comments on the progress of the KanCare "Section 1115" demonstration project. …

Royals shuffle pitchers within organization

The Kansas City Royals send Kelvin Herrera to Triple-A Omaha and recall left-hander Will Smith. The team also reinstated Danny Duffy from the 60-day disabled list to Omaha.…
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Kan. to pay $100K to settle patient’s lawsuit

Top Kansas officials have approved a $100,000 settlement in a lawsuit on behalf of a former state hospital patient who was assaulted and contracted a sexually transmitted disease.…