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Southwest wants a bigger voice on KCI’s future
A $1.2 billion proposal to replace Kansas City International Airport’s current three-terminal configuration with a single terminal took a major hit this week when the airport’s biggest user said it doesn’t support the idea.
Money preferred form of charity for typhoon relief
Faced with heartbreaking images of the typhoon-ravaged Philippines — the sea of corpses, communities reduced to rubble, mothers clutching their hungry children — the world is watching an epic tragedy unfold and looking for ways to help.
Sprint latest to waive fees to contact Philippines
Sprint is waiving and crediting fees for phone calls and text messages made by its U.S. customers to the Philippines in the wake of a Typhoon Haiyan.
3 students shot outside Pittsburgh high school
Three Pittsburgh high school students heading to their vehicle after classes ended were shot Wednesday afternoon, and police sought as many as three people and were investigating whether the shooting was drug-related, school and police officials said.
Blast rocks South Oregon DA’s office; no injuries
Medford, Ore.’s police chief says more federal agents are arriving to help investigate the detonation of an explosive device that damaged the Jackson County prosecutor’s office.
Submarine, its sailors maintain Cold War secrets
It could dive deeper than any other submarine, and when it reached the ocean floor, the one-of-a-kind Navy vessel could roll on wheels with lights illuminating the depths outside its windows.
Once nearly extinct, streetcar gets new life in US
When the auto plant here closed, this prosperous Wisconsin port city on Lake Michigan lost more than just its largest employer.
Industry takes aim at AP ethanol investigation
A new Associated Press investigation, which found that ethanol hasn’t lived up to some of the government’s clean-energy promises, is drawing a fierce response from the ethanol industry.
California town builds house for wounded GI
When Jerral Hancock came home from the Iraq war missing one arm, with another that barely worked and a paralyzed body that was burned all over, he was a hero to this Mojave Desert town that wears its military pride on its sleeve.
Comics lovers will be drawn to Ohio museum
There is a place where Snoopy frolics carefree with the scandalous Yellow Kid, where Pogo the possum philosophizes alongside Calvin and Hobbes.
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