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NEW YORK (AP) — Top American and North Korean officials are holding a full day of meetings in New York today aimed at deciding whether a summit between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader…

The company that processes applications for Kansas’ privatized KanCare Medicaid program faces potentially steep fines if it doesn’t fix problems, responsible for massive backlogs, by the end of this week. Maximus, a Maryland-based company that…

MADRID (AP) — Spain’s opposition Socialists tried to persuade smaller parties to support the ouster of Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy’s conservative government as a tense parliamentary debate opened Thursday on their no-confidence motion. To secure…

Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens, who once aspired for national office, has announced he will resign after months of swirling controversy surrounding an extramarital affair and subsequent investigations about his campaign finances. Greitens said Tuesday afternoon…

MARION, N.C. (AP) — Mudslides triggered by the soggy remnants of Alberto forced evacuations below a dam early today and closed a highway in western North Carolina as the center of the storm lashed the…

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — Motorists traveling around Maine will see residents’ creativity on display. Message boards warn motorists that, “A Cold Suppah Is Bettah Thana Hot Ticket.” Another one says, “Spend Money on Lobstahs —…

NEW YORK (AP) — In the time it took to compose a 53-character tweet, Roseanne Barr went from a hero that ABC was banking upon to unemployed. The network canceled its hit reboot of “Roseanne”…

LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — The University of Kansas plans to cut $20 million from its Lawrence campus during the next fiscal year. The university announced Tuesday that the reductions will mean about a 5.9 budget…

HUGOTON, Kan. (AP) — A recently dug up underground tunnel in southwest Kansas was likely used by 20th century outlaws Bonnie and Clyde, according to town leaders. Hugoton officials last month discovered a partially collapsed…

Friday is the deadline for candidates in Kansas to make it official by filing with the secretary of state’s office to appear on the ballot. That date is also an important cutoff for voters. It’s…