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Maneater
MU hospital investigated for facilitating abortionsAs chairman of the Missouri Senate Interim Committee on the Sanctity of Life, S
MU hospital investigated for facilitating abortions
Maneater / Posted 3 days ago
As chairman of the Missouri Senate Interim Committee on the Sanctity of Life, Sen. Kurt Schaefer, R-Columbia, is leading the investigations against Planned Parenthood facilities in both St. Louis and Columbia as well as MU’s involvement in making... Read more
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The Jewish Press
White Supremacist Gives Nazi Salute After Kansas City Murder ConvictionWhite supremacist Frazier Glen Miller Jr, gave the Nazi salute to jurors who ru
White Supremacist Gives Nazi Salute After Kansas City Murder Conviction
The Jewish Press / Posted 3 days ago
White supremacist Frazier Glen Miller Jr, gave the Nazi salute to jurors who ruled him guilty of killing three in Kansas City. Frazier Glenn Miller regretted that his murder victims were not Jews.Photo Credit: KCTV5 video feed screen capture A... Read more
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The Tonganoxie Mirror
KDHE continues to research soil following gas leakScott Wogomon recently detected a strange smell outside his new home. He conta
KDHE continues to research soil following gas leak
The Tonganoxie Mirror / Posted 4 days ago
Scott Wogomon recently detected a strange smell outside his new home. He contacted Kansas Gas Service to investigate the leak. That was Aug. 18 and officials still are working to determine what the gas exactly is. Kansas Gas Service visited the... Read more
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The Pratt Tribune
Silver Haired Legislature seeks to preserve funding Posted Aug. 29, 2015 at 12:01 AM Protecting state funding for the Senior Car
Silver Haired Legislature seeks to preserve funding
The Pratt Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
Posted Aug. 29, 2015 at 12:01 AM Protecting state funding for the Senior Care Act, increasing motor vehicle liability insurance and continued funding for Medicare, Medicaid and child services... Read more
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Kansas City InfoZine
Kansas Sues New York Company for Violating No Call Act The lawsuit alleges the defendants violated the Kansas Consumer Protection Ac
Kansas Sues New York Company for Violating No Call Act
Kansas City InfoZine / Posted 8 days ago
The lawsuit alleges the defendants violated the Kansas Consumer Protection Act (KCPA) and the No Call Act by calling registered Kansas telephone numbers Topeka, KS - infoZine - Kansas Attorney... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Labor Secretary Thomas Perez touts Oregon's leadership on paid leave policies (videos)to Laughing Planet (Café) for the great work you do," he said, addressing owner
Labor Secretary Thomas Perez touts Oregon's leadership on paid leave policies (videos)
OregonLive.com / Posted 9 days ago
to Laughing Planet (Café) for the great work you do," he said, addressing owner Franz Spielvogel. "You've created a culture of inclusion, a culture that understands you do well by doing good and that it's in your enlightened self-interest to have... Read more
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Maneater
Missouri Capitol internship program sees changes following sexual harassment scandalAfter reports of sexual harassments, Missouri legislators are reevaluating the
Missouri Capitol internship program sees changes following sexual harassment scandal
Maneater / Posted 10 days ago
After reports of sexual harassments, Missouri legislators are reevaluating the intern program at the Missouri Capitol. State Rep. Kip Kendrick, D-Columbia, who is part of a working group established to review the submitted a revised handbook.... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
Solida tells officers he shot his wifefollowing a domestic disturbance in their home, according to documents from Woo
Solida tells officers he shot his wife
Great Bend Tribune / Posted 15 days ago
following a domestic disturbance in their home, according to documents from Woodward County, Okla., District Attorney’s Office. The arrest warrant paints a picture of a distraught Chris Leslie Solida, upset over what he had done when he bundled... Read more
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Columbia Star
Public Notices | www.thecolumbiastar.com | Columbia StarMASTER'S SALE BY VIRTUE of a decree heretofore granted in the case of: Bank of
Public Notices | www.thecolumbiastar.com | Columbia Star
Columbia Star / Posted 15 days ago
MASTER'S SALE BY VIRTUE of a decree heretofore granted in the case of: Bank of America, N.A. vs. Kenneth Allyn Graham; Cobblestone Park Homeowners Association, Inc., C/A No.2012-CP-40-0354 I, the undersigned Master for Richland County, will sell on... Read more
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Salon.com
The rise of the “self-proclaimed socialist”: Why reporters shouldn’t be so surprised that Bernie Sanders’ appeal is growingFox News Sunday’s” Chris Wallace that socialism is gaining ground in America. H
The rise of the “self-proclaimed socialist”: Why reporters shouldn’t be so surprised that Bernie Sanders’ appeal is growing
Salon.com / Posted 16 days ago
Fox News Sunday’s” Chris Wallace that socialism is gaining ground in America. He’s right – sort of. Carson was explaining why his idea for a flat tax of 10 percent won’t fly with lots of Americans. “You make $10 billion, you pay $1 billion. Now, I... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Preparing for real lifeAgility Center, an orthopedic clinic in Bentonville. She helps put on casts, re
Preparing for real life
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 20 days ago
Agility Center, an orthopedic clinic in Bentonville. She helps put on casts, removes stitches and staples, and takes care of patients' basic needs, she said. Hanson plans to continue working there part-time throughout the school year. She gives... Read more
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Orange County Register
Pentagon surveying potential U.S. sites to hold Guantanamo prisonersPentagon teams studying alternative lockups to Guantanamo Bay visited Fort Leav
Pentagon surveying potential U.S. sites to hold Guantanamo prisoners
Orange County Register / Posted 20 days ago
Pentagon teams studying alternative lockups to Guantanamo Bay visited Fort Leavenworth in Kansas this past week and head to the Charleston, S.C., brig next week as part of spadework for a proposed closing plan that swiftly stirred opposition in... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Foreign policy question baffles Reps. Lynn Jenkins, Tim Huelskamp and Mike Pompeo during Chamber forumWICHITA — Sitting before a friendly audience at a Kansas Chamber of Commerce fo
Foreign policy question baffles Reps. Lynn Jenkins, Tim Huelskamp and Mike Pompeo during Chamber forum
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 21 days ago
WICHITA — Sitting before a friendly audience at a Kansas Chamber of Commerce forum Friday, three members of the U.S. House cruised through 30 minutes before one simple question stumped them. “ISIS or Russia. Who’s more of a threat to the U.S.?”... Read more
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Fort Leavenworth Lamp
Summit, job fair aimed at transitioning soldiersRepresentatives from the military, private industry, government and law enforce
Summit, job fair aimed at transitioning soldiers
Fort Leavenworth Lamp / Posted 22 days ago
Representatives from the military, private industry, government and law enforcement teamed to discuss what needs to happen to better prepare veterans for careers outside of the military and to ease that transition during a summit Aug. 11. Fort... Read more
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Minot Daily News
No means no: Keep Gitmo jihadists out of USAThis week, top White House officials floated renewed plans to close down Guanta
No means no: Keep Gitmo jihadists out of USA
Minot Daily News / Posted 23 days ago
This week, top White House officials floated renewed plans to close down Guantanamo Bay in Cuba. Pentagon and Justice Department bureaucrats have been powwowing over how to shutter the facility and import up to hundreds of detained jihad suspects... Read more
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Maneater
Minimum wage laws in hands of city governments after after Gov. Nixon’s recent vetoGov. Jay Nixon recently vetoed House Bill No. 722, which would prevent further
Minimum wage laws in hands of city governments after after Gov. Nixon’s recent veto
Maneater / Posted 23 days ago
Gov. Jay Nixon recently vetoed House Bill No. 722, which would prevent further state control over local government policymaking. The veto paved the way for cities such as Kansas City to raise the minimum wage above the state or federal level, an... Read more
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Rappler
'Little House' star Melissa Gilbert launches Congress bidMELISSA GILBERT. The former 'Little House on the Prairie' star seeks a seat in
'Little House' star Melissa Gilbert launches Congress bid
Rappler / Posted 24 days ago
MELISSA GILBERT. The former 'Little House on the Prairie' star seeks a seat in the House of Representatives. Screengrab from Facebook/Melissa Gilbert for Congress WASHINGTON, USA – US actress Melissa Gilbert is seeking to parlay her television... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
'Little House' star Melissa Gilbert launches Congress bidWASHINGTON: US actress Melissa Gilbert is seeking to parlay her television star
'Little House' star Melissa Gilbert launches Congress bid
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 24 days ago
WASHINGTON: US actress Melissa Gilbert is seeking to parlay her television stardom on Little House on the Prairie into a big seat in the House of Representatives. Gilbert, who played pint-sized Laura Ingalls Wilder on the hugely popular 1974 to 1983... Read more
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Information Today
OA Roundup: FASTR Moves Forward; New Controlled Vocabulary Supports Repositoriesby Abby Clobridge Posted On August 11, 2015 In late July, the open access (OA)
OA Roundup: FASTR Moves Forward; New Controlled Vocabulary Supports Repositories
Information Today / Posted 25 days ago
by Abby Clobridge Posted On August 11, 2015 In late July, the open access (OA) arena saw advancements on both ends of the policy and practice spectrum. In terms of policy, proposed legislation in the U.S. for improved public access to publicly... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Lawmakers siding with Chamber on key votes left off 'pro-jobs' listAfter a bruising legislative session that forced lawmakers to cast numerous tou
Lawmakers siding with Chamber on key votes left off 'pro-jobs' list
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 26 days ago
After a bruising legislative session that forced lawmakers to cast numerous tough votes, the Kansas Chamber of Commerce in July hailed “distinguished pro-jobs legislators” who had supported at least 80 percent of a wide range of business issues... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Congress seeks to override Connecticut's GMO-labeling lawWASHINGTON – In the spring of 2013, Tara Cook-Littman was on the front lines of
Congress seeks to override Connecticut's GMO-labeling law
Hartford Courant / Posted 28 days ago
WASHINGTON – In the spring of 2013, Tara Cook-Littman was on the front lines of the struggle to pass a Connecticut law requiring the labeling of food containing genetically modified organisms. But Congress is moving to take back the ground food... Read more
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Daily Mail
Rand Paul campaign official: Trump 'is going to dive eventually'Senior Rand Paul campaign official says Trump 'is going to dive eventually' as
Rand Paul campaign official: Trump 'is going to dive eventually'
Daily Mail / Posted 29 days ago
Senior Rand Paul campaign official says Trump 'is going to dive eventually' as reporters start demanding 'specific plans' from billionaire White House wannabe Rep. Raul Labrador, who serves as Sen. Rand Paul's western campaign chairman, sat down for... Read more
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Daily Mail
Trump refuses to rule out third-party campaign and earns BOOShim His refusal to make a no-third-party-run pledge brought condemnation from
Trump refuses to rule out third-party campaign and earns BOOS
Daily Mail / Posted 29 days ago
him His refusal to make a no-third-party-run pledge brought condemnation from Rand Paul 'He buys and sells politicians of all stripes. He's already hedging his bets on the Clintons!' Paul jabbed 'I've given you plenty of money,' Trump retorted... Read more
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Daily Mail
'Happy Hour' debate: Bottom-tier Republicans take shots at Trumpchanged his mind on amnesty, on health care and on abortion' Perry says the bi
'Happy Hour' debate: Bottom-tier Republicans take shots at Trump
Daily Mail / Posted 29 days ago
changed his mind on amnesty, on health care and on abortion' Perry says the billionaire is 'using his celebrity instead of his conservatism' 'How can you run for the Republican nomination and be for single-payer health care?' The Donald is... Read more
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The Christian Post
Christian Politician and Sons Allegedly Bilked 300 Believers Out of $18 Million Using End-Times Fear of 'Mystery Babylon'A former Tennessee state legislator and his two sons have been charged with mul
Christian Politician and Sons Allegedly Bilked 300 Believers Out of $18 Million Using End-Times Fear of 'Mystery Babylon'
The Christian Post / Posted 29 days ago
A former Tennessee state legislator and his two sons have been charged with multiple counts of wire fraud for allegedly conning more than 300 Christians into buying gold and silver through their financial consulting company, and did so by convincing... Read more
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Daily Mail
Democratic Party unveils schedule for six presidential debatesHillary Clinton, Bernie Sanders, Martin O'Malley, Jim Webb and Lincoln Chafee
Democratic Party unveils schedule for six presidential debates
Daily Mail / Posted 29 days ago
Hillary Clinton, Bernie Sanders, Martin O'Malley, Jim Webb and Lincoln Chafee Four debates will be held in early primary states before Iowa caucuses Decision has sparked complaints from candidates challenging Clinton O'Malley told supporters... Read more
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Daily Mail
Ben Carson praises 'refreshing' Trump hours before debatedebate Trump 'doesn't seem to care very much about what people think' about hi
Ben Carson praises 'refreshing' Trump hours before debate
Daily Mail / Posted 29 days ago
debate Trump 'doesn't seem to care very much about what people think' about his brash approach, 'and that's kind of a refreshing thing,' he told reporters The legendary pediatric neurosurgeon added that 'brain surgery is much more... Read more
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Daily Mail
Real Housewife Lisa Hochstein sued by Miami mansion interior designterEXCLUSIVE: Real Housewife Lisa Hochstein and 'boob god' surgeon husband sued by
Real Housewife Lisa Hochstein sued by Miami mansion interior designter
Daily Mail / Posted 29 days ago
EXCLUSIVE: Real Housewife Lisa Hochstein and 'boob god' surgeon husband sued by interior designer of their Miami mega-mansion after 'they lied about $5m budget and bought cheap knock-offs overseas' The reality TV star, 33, and plastic surgeon... Read more
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Daily Mail
FBI said to be running criminal probe into Hillary's email serverbe prosecuted for sending or receiving classified materials on the home-brew em
FBI said to be running criminal probe into Hillary's email server
Daily Mail / Posted 29 days ago
be prosecuted for sending or receiving classified materials on the home-brew email system she chose to use while secretary of state Former CIA director Gen. David Petraeus and former Bill Clinton-era national security adviser Sandy Berger have... Read more
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Daily Mail
Coronation? Bernie pulls into dead heat with Hillary in New HampshireSocialist Bernie Sanders pulls into dead heat with Hillary Clinton in New Hamps
Coronation? Bernie pulls into dead heat with Hillary in New Hampshire
Daily Mail / Posted 30 days ago
Socialist Bernie Sanders pulls into dead heat with Hillary Clinton in New Hampshire as Democrats' coronation of former secretary of state looks less likely WMUR/Granite State Poll has Clinton at 42 per cent and Sanders at 36 per cent, but the poll's... Read more
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Daily Mail
Obama admits unfreezing Iran's cash will fund terrorism - but not muchcash WILL fund terrorism The address took place at American University in Wash
Obama admits unfreezing Iran's cash will fund terrorism - but not much
Daily Mail / Posted 30 days ago
cash WILL fund terrorism The address took place at American University in Washington, D.C. on the 52nd anniversary of JFK's nuclear nonproliferation speech Obama quoted Kennedy while defending his decision to pursue diplomatic talks with... Read more
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Daily Mail
Rand Paul super PAC chief indicted in scheme re:Ron Paul 2012 campaignFeds indict Rand Paul relative and top 'super PAC' official for election fraud
Rand Paul super PAC chief indicted in scheme re:Ron Paul 2012 campaign
Daily Mail / Posted 30 days ago
Feds indict Rand Paul relative and top 'super PAC' official for election fraud involving $73,000 in illegal payments during Ron Paul's 2012 Iowa presidential campaign Ron Paul's 2012 presidential primary campaign allegedly paid then-Iowa state... Read more
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Daily Mail
'I don't want to attack anybody': Pre-debate Trump goes presidential'I don't want to attack anybody ... I'd rather just discuss the issues': Front-
'I don't want to attack anybody': Pre-debate Trump goes presidential
Daily Mail / Posted 30 days ago
'I don't want to attack anybody ... I'd rather just discuss the issues': Front-runner Donald Trump goes presidential ahead of tomorrow's first Republican debate Trump says he won't throw the first GOP-on-GOP punch Thursday night in Cleveland 'If... Read more
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Daily Mail
Most senior Jewish House Democrat says he'll oppose Iran nuclear pactBad news for Obama's nuclear deal: House’s most senior Jewish Democrat says he
Most senior Jewish House Democrat says he'll oppose Iran nuclear pact
Daily Mail / Posted 30 days ago
Bad news for Obama's nuclear deal: House’s most senior Jewish Democrat says he will oppose nuclear pact with the Ayatollahs Two other congressional Jewish Democrats came out in opposition of the accord this week, as well, Reps. Nita Lowey and Ted... Read more
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Daily Mail
Leaders of Maryland town defend firing of first black police chiefMaryland's 'Friendliest Town on the Eastern Shore' torn apart by firing of its
Leaders of Maryland town defend firing of first black police chief
Daily Mail / Posted 30 days ago
Maryland's 'Friendliest Town on the Eastern Shore' torn apart by firing of its first black police chief as white officials insist it was NOT racially motivated Pocomoke City Police Chief Kelvin Sewell was fired after four years on the job Sewell... Read more
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Daily Mail
Democrats save Planned Parenthood from being stripped of cash for nowDemocrats save Planned Parenthood from being stripped of cash - for now - after
Democrats save Planned Parenthood from being stripped of cash for now
Daily Mail / Posted 1 months ago
Democrats save Planned Parenthood from being stripped of cash - for now - after horror abortion videos as Republicans vow to push measure through Sets the stage for the GOP to try again this fall amid higher stakes — a potential government... Read more
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Daily Mail
N.H. debate preview draws 14 GOP White House hopefuls – but no TrumpNew Hampshire debate preview event draws 14 Republican White House hopefuls – b
N.H. debate preview draws 14 GOP White House hopefuls – but no Trump
Daily Mail / Posted 1 months ago
New Hampshire debate preview event draws 14 Republican White House hopefuls – but no Trump – as senators decide to speak via video so they can cast abortion votes Donald Trump, Mike Huckabee and Jim Gilmore decided to skip the final pre-debate... Read more
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Daily Mail
Biden is considering run for presidency White House saysJoe Biden IS considering run for presidency White House admits as it says he ne
Biden is considering run for presidency White House says
Daily Mail / Posted 1 months ago
Joe Biden IS considering run for presidency White House admits as it says he needs time to consider taking on Hillary 'What the vice president has said publicly is that a possible campaign for the presidency is something that he considering,'... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Kansas lawmakers voice concern over lower-than-expected sales tax revenueLawmakers expressed concern Monday over months of less-than-expected sales tax
Kansas lawmakers voice concern over lower-than-expected sales tax revenue
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 1 months ago
Lawmakers expressed concern Monday over months of less-than-expected sales tax revenue as Kansas moves forward with a budget that depends on collecting more from consumers. Senators and representatives probed legislative staff over possible... Read more
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Stuttgart Daily Leader
US inching toward trade with CubaBill along with all three pro-Cuba amendments. On Tuesday, Rep. Tom Emmer (R-M
US inching toward trade with Cuba
Stuttgart Daily Leader / Posted 1 months ago
Bill along with all three pro-Cuba amendments. On Tuesday, Rep. Tom Emmer (R-Minnesota) introduced a bill in the House of Representatives to end the embargo on Cuba. Called the "Cuba Trade Act of 2015," the bill mirrors a Senate bill... Read more
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The McPherson Sentinel
Elderly care center renovations on trackwell under way at the old Midway Motors building, located at 113 S. Ash St. in
Elderly care center renovations on track
The McPherson Sentinel / Posted 1 months ago
well under way at the old Midway Motors building, located at 113 S. Ash St. in McPherson. The site will soon be a Program of All-inclusive Care for the Elderly that will initially service eight counties.“Renovations are coming along fabulously and... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Critics question fairness of Kansas' workers' compensation judge appointmentsTopeka attorney Frank Taff set aside time from his workday to watch a state com
Critics question fairness of Kansas' workers' compensation judge appointments
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 1 months ago
Topeka attorney Frank Taff set aside time from his workday to watch a state committee interview four applicants and nominate a person to serve as administrative law judge in Topeka to handle labor disputes. He was seeking insight into how the... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Same-Sex Marriage Fast Facts(CNN) -- Here's some background information about same-sex marriage in the Unit
Same-Sex Marriage Fast Facts
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 1 months ago
(CNN) -- Here's some background information about same-sex marriage in the United States and worldwide. On June 26, 2015 the Supreme Court rules that states cannot ban same-sex marriage. * Status of state legislation prior to the June 26, 2015... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Emporia State couple claims racial harassment at universityKANSAS CITY, Mo. — A black couple who have been working for a small university
Emporia State couple claims racial harassment at university
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 1 months ago
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — A black couple who have been working for a small university in eastern Kansas says the school is retaliating against them for complaining about a racial incident. Angelica Hale, a dean’s assistant at Emporia State University, said... Read more
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