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Kansas lawmakers OK bill to void local gun rules

Kansas legislators gave final approval Saturday to a bill that would nullify city and county gun restrictions and ensure that it's legal across the state to openly carry firearms.…
FILE - Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback speaks to state House Republicans before they debate a school funding plan, Friday, April 4, 2014, at the Statehouse in Topeka. (AP Photo/John Hanna)

Legislators say they have deal on school funding

House and Senate negotiators reached an agreement Saturday on a Kansas school funding measure, setting the stage for an evening vote that would hinge on legislators accepting higher local property taxes and changes in education policy, including ending teacher tenure.…
Archbishop Mansion

Archbishop to sell Atlanta mansion

Trying to appease angry parishioners, the Roman Catholic archbishop of Atlanta said Saturday that he will sell a $2.2 million mansion just three months after he moved in.…
Tetris

Pieces fall in place for big Tetris game in Philly

Hundreds of Tetris fans plan to gather in Philadelphia for a skyscraper-sized version of the classic video game, a spectacle that organizers hope will inspire onlookers and players to thi…
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Lawrence man has to turn over evidence

A Douglas County judge has ruled that a Lawrence man accused of secretly videotaping people in a clothing store has to turn over some computer evidence.…
School Funding Fight

Kansas legislators continue school bill talks

Legislative negotiators said Saturday they hope to reach a quick agreement on a bill aimed at addressing increased funding for schools in order to satisfy a Kansas Supreme Court order and bring an end to the first part of the legislative session.…