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Kansas House panel approves prairie chicken bill

A bill declaring that the federal government has no authority to regulate prairie chickens in Kansas cleared a legislative committee Tuesday after members jettisoned a provision making it a felony for federal workers to try.…
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Manning’s new lawyer decries 35-year sentence

The lawyer representing Chelsea Manning in her court-martial appeals says the soldier's 35-year sentence for leaking classified information is out of proportion with the offenses of which she was convicted.…
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Searching For Heroes

Family seek hikers who rushed to aid mother and son after they were attacked by bees and tumble down cliff.…
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Deputy recovering after accident

A Jefferson County Sheriff's Deputy is recovering after his car was hit from behind during a traffic stop. …