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It’s been an unusually wet August in Kansas City. The metro area has cracked the Top 10 list of wettest Augusts dating to 1888. With two days left, the city could break the record of 9.58 inches of rain set back in 1982.
The Islamic State group's spokesman and chief strategist, who laid out the blueprint for the extremist group's attacks against the West, has been killed while overseeing operations in northern Syria, the group announced Tuesday.