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Justice Sotomayor encourages kids to 'Just Ask' in new book

Sep. 3, 2019 10:42 AM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor has said that the seed for what has become her latest children's book was planted the day a woman called her a drug addict. Sotomayor , who was diagnosed with diabetes at age 7, had gone to the bathroom of an upscale New York restaurant to give...

Police find missing 4-year-old suburban Kansas City boy

Aug. 30, 2019 10:01 AM EDT

RAYTOWN, Mo. (AP) — Authorities have found a 4-year-old boy with Autism who was reported missing from his suburban Kansas City home. The Raytown Police Department said in a Facebook post that he is safe. Police say he was reported missing just before 3 a.m. Friday after a family member discovered he was...