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KCUR Evening News 12-9-09

By Steve Bell


Kansas City, MO –

  • YRC fails to get bondholder buy-in to avoid bankruptcy, extends deadline another week.
  • Forsee proposes 3-year degrees, says comments on energy bill were not inconsistent.
  • Issue of domestic partner benefits for same-sex couples arises at Forsee meeting.
  • "Name clearing" hearing for ousted city manager Cauthen postopned, no date set.
  • Storm closes Topeka government offices, frigid temperatures move in.
  • Kansas' Roberts joins McCaskill in push to make Liberty Memorial a national monument.

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