Monopoly-House Rules

Hasbro picks 5 ‘house rules’ for new Monopoly set

No rent collection while in jail, double the dough for landing on Go and clean out Free Parking if your luck takes you there are among five made-up Monopoly rules Facebook fans voted in for future editions of the board game.…
Dianne Feinstein

Senate committee OKs release of CIA torture report

The Senate Intelligence Committee has voted to release parts of a hotly contested, secret report that harshly criticizes CIA terror interrogations after 9/11, and the White House said it would instruct intelligence officials to cooperate fully.…
Kansas Senate Majority Leader Terry Bruce of Nickerson addresses fellow Republicans before a Senate debate on a school funding plan, Thursday, April 3, 2014, at the Statehouse in Topeka, Kan. Watching to his right is Senate President Susan Wagle, a Wichita Republican. (AP Photo/John Hanna)

Kan. Senate passes expanded school funding plan

The Kansas Senate approved a Republican education funding plan early Friday after expanding it to include a measure blocking public schools from using multistate reading and math standards.…
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Wiring cities for Google Fiber not always pretty

A crew, hired by Google Inc. to make way for the company's overhead fiber optic lines, transformed the neighborhood ginkgo trees into tall stumps one morning last summer.…
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University hires, quickly fires sports spokesman

The University of Great Falls fired its director of sports information and marketing shortly after hiring him on Thursday, saying it learned he had a criminal record that an initial background check failed to uncover.…
Thomas Woodruff of Shawnee Heights High School is our Scholar Athlete of the Week, sponsored by GameDay Super Store, K-State Super Store and Kaw Valley Bank.

Scholar Athlete of the Week: Thomas Woodruff

Thomas Woodruff from Shawnee Heights High School is our Scholar Athlete of the Week, sponsored by GameDay Super Store, K-State Super Store and Kaw Valley Bank.…