Benedict XVI returns to Vatican Thursday

VATICAN CITY (AP) — Retired Pope Benedict XVI is coming home. The Vatican says the 86-year-old emeritus pontiff will move into his new retir…

Roadside bomb kills 2 in Afghanistan

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Officials say a roadside bomb in northern Afghanistan has killed two people, including a local police commander cr…

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Westar Energy reports more copper thefts

Westar Energy officials who were already dealing with $200,000 in damage done at a substation during the weekend say thieves also hit two ot…

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KU campus earns historic designation

University of Kansas leaders are hailing the designation of the Lawrence campus as a new listing in the National Register of Historic Places…