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Canadian man on trial in identity theft case

The federal trial of a Canadian man accused stealing the identity of his dead infant brother has opened in Kansas with lawyers calling the defendant by different names.…
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Prosecutor sees uptick in drug cash seizures

A northeast Kansas prosecutor's office has quadrupled the amount of cash seized in forfeiture cases since an attorney was appointed to focus on those cases three years ago.…
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Customers angry over propane price spike

With these frigid temperatures, the natural reaction is to crank the heat up, but some propane customers are being forced to turn the heat down because prices are skyrocketing.…
FILE - A Nov. 7, 2012 file photo provided by the Livingston County Sheriff, shows Raulie Casteel. A jury has been seated for Casteel who is charged with a series of shootings in 2012 on and off Interstate 96 in Michigan. Jury selection wrapped on Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2014 in Livingston County Circuit Court in Howell. The state attorney general's office is prosecuting him on terrorism and other charges. (AP Photo/Livingston County Sheriff’s Department)

Mich. shootings suspect: Wanted to send a message

A man charged with firing a gun at vehicles along the Interstate 96 corridor in Michigan did so because he believed motorists were part of a government conspiracy against him…
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Kansas measure against surrogacy draws opposition

Parents, doctors and women who have been surrogate mothers are strongly criticizing a Kansas Senate bill to void existing surrogacy contracts and make it illegal to pay women to serve as surrogates.…