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Kansas Senate leader sees session going past 80 days

Top Republicans in the Kansas Legislature had dreamed of ending its annual session in 80 days, a show of efficiency that would have trimmed 10 days off the normal but often-violated schedule.…
Arrest made in Kansas deaths, baby presumed dead

Man arrested in deaths of 3 people

Authorities in eastern Kansas say they have arrested a 27-year-old man in the deaths of three people at a rural farm home.…
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Advocates rally for Kansas disabled services

More than 1,000 advocates for the developmentally disabled are rallying at the Kansas Statehouse to urge officials to maintain the current system for providing services.…
A missing poster still rests on a tree outside the home of Amanda Berry Wednesday, May 8, 2013, in Cleveland. Berry, 27, Michelle Knight, 32, and Gina DeJesus  had apparently been held captive in a house since their teens or early 20s, police said. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak)

Amanda Berry’s sister offers thanks, seeks privacy

The sister of Amanda Berry, one of the three women freed after being held captive for about a decade at an Ohio home, has made a brief statement saying the family is thankful for the community's support but is asking for privacy.…