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Low Income Energy Assistance Program

Those who need help heating their homes this winter can start applying for the Low Income Energy Assistance Program (LIEAP).

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Man killed by train identified

The 30 year old male who was struck by a train on January 18, 2014, has been identified as Brandon B. Toler, of Topeka.

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Authorities search for missing Kan. woman

The Pottawatomie County Sheriff’s Office and the Riley County Police Department continue to look for a missing person, Jane Peterson, 56 yea…

Venezuelan inflation rate tops 49 percent

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Venezuela’s Central Bank says prices have risen nearly 50 percent since last September as the country struggles to…

Futures rise as budget talks continue

NEW YORK (AP) — Stock futures are rising again, adding to a 300-point gain on the Dow Jones, with the odds of the first U.S. default in hist…