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Wednesday, July 1, 2015 - 11:32

These are the regional (mostly Kansas) headlines from the Associated Press and the KPR Newsroom. 

Here's the historical marker you'll find in Burdett, Kansas, summarizing Clyde Tombaugh's amazing discovery: Pluto!  (Photo by Kimberly Fertig)
Wednesday, July 1, 2015 - 11:05

We'll soon have a much better idea of what Pluto really looks like. This month, NASA's New Horizons spacecraft will finally fly past the icy planet on the edge of our solar system. After a nine-year mission in space, New Horizons will come closer to Pluto than any other NASA spacecraft and it will be taking lots of pictures.

Tuesday, June 30, 2015 - 17:44

The court's statement indicates that there will be an expedited briefing schedule and that a date for oral argument will be set soon. 

Tuesday, June 30, 2015 - 15:54

State's small projected savings account vulnerable if tax collections come up short.

Tuesday, June 30, 2015 - 14:58

Changing last names and filing joint tax returns? Not so much. 
 

Image courtesy of NASA
Tuesday, June 30, 2015 - 11:23

Next time on KPR Presents: we'll hear about NASA's latest mission, to capture an asteroid and bring it back to orbit around the moon. Steve Stich is in charge of NASA's Asteroid Redirect Mission.

(Image credit: KHI.org)
Tuesday, June 30, 2015 - 08:59

The Colmery-O'Neil VA emergency room was closed in January 2014. 

Tuesday, June 30, 2015 - 08:43

Here are today's Associated Press headlines from around the region. 

(photo credit:Steve Petteway, Collection of the Supreme Court of the United States - Roberts Court (2010-) - The Oyez Project)
Tuesday, June 30, 2015 - 03:00

The U.S. Supreme Court has ruled that costs must be taken into account when formulating regulations for the air emissions from power plants.

Monday, June 29, 2015 - 15:51

A panel of judges ordered the state to provide around $50 million in aid to public schools.

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