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No siren test today

The Shawnee County Emergency Management reports that due to overcast weather there will be no noon siren test today in Shawnee County.

Court: Can human genes be patented?

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court seems worried about the idea of companies getting patents for genes found inside the human body. Justice…

Photo by: Nate Nottage-Tacey, Kansas First News

'Tax Meat'

A PETA activist dressed in a pig costume will be outside the IRS office in Topeka today at noon to educate all people passing by about the n…

Ke$ha aims for worst-dressed list

LOS ANGELES (AP) — While many stars arrived to the MTV Movie awards dressed to impress, Ke$ha had another goal in mind_topping the worst-dre…

Wear blue for child abuse prevention

Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt and the Kansas Child Death Review Board are encouraging Kansans to wear blue on April 19 to increase a…