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BRANSON, Mo. (AP) — Owners of a southwestern Missouri attraction are suing a Kansas cattle farmer over a review he wrote on TripAdvisor. Randy Winchester initially left a three-star review about Bigfoot on the Strip…

Bagworms are a yearly pest in our area and can cause considerable damage. Most homeowners typically don’t get too concerned about bag-worm control until they see large bags present on plants. By then it is…

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — A new report suggests that almost half of the winter wheat crop in Kansas continues to struggle. The National Agricultural Statistics Service reported Monday that 16 percent of the wheat is…

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — The Miss America pageant is dropping the swimsuit competition, saying it will no longer judge contestants on their appearance. The competition began nearly 100 years ago in Atlantic City, New…

SUNRISE, Fla. (AP) — The surprise commencement speaker at the Florida high school where a gunman killed 17 people in February was Jimmy Fallon, who said he wanted to thank the students personally for their…

SHAWNEE, Kan. (AP) — Kansas Republican governor candidate Kris Kobach rode in a parade on a jeep with a large replica gun mounted on it, prompting criticism on social media that the display was inappropriate…

WASHINGTON (AP) — This was supposed to be the quiet time on Capitol Hill, but Congress returns to work today facing a showdown in the House over immigration while Senate Republicans are trying to stop…

The final flurry of filings ahead of the Kansas primaries in August didn’t disappoint. “This is one of the busiest days of the year, every two-year cycle,” said Secretary of State Kris Kobach, surveying the…

WASHINGTON — When President Donald Trump signed the repeal of Obama-era internet service provider privacy rules last year, states rushed in to craft privacy legislation of their own. But most of those 2017 and 2018…

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…