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KCUR Evening Newscast 2-23-09

By Steve Bell

http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/kcur/local-kcur-822304.mp3

Kansas City, MO –

  • Police from five metropolitan area jurisdictions met today to organize a plan for apprehending two armed robbers who target Hispanc markets.
  • A Kansas Senate committee chair says a bill to require that insurance providers cover autism is doomed by the recession.
  • Another Senate committee will hold a hearing Thursday on a proposal to end the death penalty in Kansas.
  • Former interim UMKC chancellor and UM system president Gordon Lamb will retire this week.

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