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Missouri man sentenced for threatening 2 congressmen

Nov. 16, 2021 17:36 PM EST

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) — A southwest Missouri man who threatened two Democratic U.S. congressmen was sentenced Tuesday to 2.5 years in federal prison. Kenneth R. Hubert, 63, of Marionville, was sentenced for threatening Rep. Emanuel Cleaver II of Missouri and Rep....

Tussling Dems tumble toward deal on Biden's economic plans

Nov. 01, 2021 00:14 AM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Fractious congressional Democrats coalesced significantly around President Joe Biden's multitrillion-dollar domestic ambitions last week. But the two measures boosting resources for social, environment and infrastructure programs remained works in progress, and lawmakers...

Editorial Roundup: Kansas

Sep. 14, 2021 07:12 AM EDT

Kansas City Star. September 8, 2021. Editorial: ‘Prisoners in their home:’ Overland Park student still hopes family can escape Kabul Samad, an Afghan student who has lived here for a decade, watched footage from the Kabul airport after the...