The Kansan - Newton, KS
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Congress has just begun a five-week summer recess — or soon will, after extending the session by a day for a last-ditch effort to get something hammered out on immigration reform — but, based on how little lawmakers have managed to accomplish this year, one would be forgiven for thinking they had already been on an extended monthslong vacation.

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With the sound of artillery blasts at a distance, dozens of international investigators arrived Friday at the eastern Ukraine site where Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 crashed and began a painstaking search for the remains of as many as 80 victims.

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A planned 72-hour cease-fire between Gaza and Israel lasted less than two hours this morning. Both sides are accusing the other of breaking the truce. Also this morning, an Israeli soldier was captured by Palestinian militants as he and other...

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Julia Roberts took several balls to the face on Thursday.During the actress' appearance...

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NBC has renewed Undateable for a second season, according to 

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A detention center inmate should be safe from sexual abuse or harassment—as should the law enforcement officers working there.The Prison Rape Elimination Act's (PREA) goal is to increase the capacity for prevention, detection, and...

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"The Bug Lady" made a stop at Newton Public Library on Wednesday, bringing with her a variety of creepy, crawly critters that drew both shrieks and laughter from her audience.Carrie Tiemeyer — better known as "The Bug...

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