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The sharp fall in global commodity prices is starting to have an impact on North Korea, economists say, hurting a state that relies heavily on exports of minerals to keep its economy afloat — and its gargantuan military funded.

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Everyone who was in the original "Star Trek" TV series eventually came to terms with its pop-cult status, starting with the fact that "Star Trek" is a life sentence.

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These orphans are available for adoption through the Regional Animal Shelter, 21001 E. Missouri 78, Independence; 816-621-7722.

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50 YEARS AGOThe following items were taken from Feb. 21 through 27, 1965, Examiner.• David Stoenner, 16, a Fort Osage High School junior, is one of the winners honored in the Freedoms...

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Central Jackson County Fire Protection District announced on Friday that it will add a full-time ambulance in response to increasing call volume throughout the district, coupled with residential and commercial growth and the number of new senior...

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By David A. LiebThe Associated Press JEFFERSON CITY – Touted as one of the first interstate highways, a 200-mile span of Interstate 70 between suburban St. Louis and Kansas City stands as a prime example of the...

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When I said goodbye to the place Dad called home for the last four years, I walked out with two items. His poker chip holder and a radio. He had more than two items in his room, but that's all I could handle – not physically, but...

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Olivia Kerr was bouncing off the walls of Angela Danzo’s Prairie Branch Elementary kindergarten classroom.Her little brother, D.J. O’Dell, was about to be the recipient of a surprise party celebrating his final chemotherapy...

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Cam F. Awesome took up boxing as a young teenager for the dual purpose of building his confidence and losing weight.Then, he became so successful as a boxer that the confidence turned into arrogance and cost him a spot in the 2012 Summer...

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With less funding and increased costs, Missouri libraries face a major challenge.Libraries across the state are already experiencing funding cuts, which could potentially worsen with Gov. Jay Nixon’s proposed budget for 2016 that...

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  You've probably heard plenty about how to maximize your HVAC system by repairing air leaks. This is indeed sound advice, in...

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