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Shawnee Mission middle, high school students to resume in-person learning next month

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School district plans to bring students back to school full time March 22
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First look: JCPS unveils plans for in-person learning when schools reopen

First look: JCPS unveils plans for in-person learning when schools reopen

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There will also be color-coded signage - like arrows on the ground - so students can distance themselves.
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The New ‘Forever War': Pentagon Takes on Extremism

The New ‘Forever War': Pentagon Takes on Extremism

Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin has given the U.S. military instructions to deal with white supremacy as extremists target new recruits in the ranks. Read more ...

John Geddert, Former USA Gymnastics Coach, Facing Criminal Charges

John Geddert, Former USA Gymnastics Coach, Facing Criminal Charges

Geddert, 63, who coached the women's gold medal team in the 2012 Summer Olympics in London is facing two dozen criminal charges, including human trafficking and sexual... Read more ...

Reds welcome fans back to GABP: Here's what's new in 2021

Reds welcome fans back to GABP: Here's what's new in 2021

After a season without fans, spectators will return to Great American Ball Park for the 2021 season. Read more ...

Costco lifts minimum wage above Amazon or Target to $16 per hour

Costco lifts minimum wage above Amazon or Target to $16 per hour

Costco Wholesale Corp is raising the minimum wage for its hourly staff to $16 from next week, a dollar more than what its competitors Amazon.com Inc and Target Corp pay per... Read more ...

Lawmaker: Capitol Police didn't grasp riot threat

Lawmaker: Capitol Police didn't grasp riot threat

The House lawmaker who is chairing a hearing on the Jan. 6 riot says the U.S. Capitol Police's acting chief failed to understand the threat facing lawmakers that day. Read more ...

Merkel says continuous vaccinations against Covid-19 a reality for next few...

Merkel says continuous vaccinations against Covid-19 a reality for next few years due to variants

The emergence of new Covid-19 variants means continuous vaccinations against the virus over the next few years will be a way of life, German Chancellor Angela Merkel warned at... Read more ...

Wanted: Ad seeks well-paid PR strategist for New York governor amid nursing...

Wanted: Ad seeks well-paid PR strategist for New York governor amid nursing home deaths and harassment scandals

Andrew Cuomo's office has reportedly posted an ad seeking a communications director to handle “messaging” for the state's many scandals, from nursing home death coverups to... Read more ...

Biden's transgender assistant health secretary nominee REFUSES questions on...

Biden's transgender assistant health secretary nominee REFUSES questions on child sex changes in confirmation hearing

Rachel Levine, President Joe Biden's nominee for assistant health secretary, evaded questioning on her past support for child sex changes during her Senate confirmation... Read more ...

Health experts: Women should consider timing between COVID-19 vaccines...

Health experts: Women should consider timing between COVID-19 vaccines, mammograms

Health experts are stressing the importance of an annual mammogram, even during a pandemic, but warning that undergoing the screening too close to receiving a COVID-19 vaccine... Read more ...

Interactive map: More counties go orange on Ohio's COVID-19 advisory system

Interactive map: More counties go orange on Ohio's COVID-19 advisory system

Ohio's COVID-19 advisory system remains unchanged Thursday, as the state sees a decreasing amount of COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations. Read more ...