<![CDATA[Nation & World News | The Kansas City Star & KansasCity.com]]> http://www.kansascity.com/news/nation-world/ en-us Wed, 21 Jan 2015 22:59:13 CST http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss McClatchy Interactive's Escenic Wed, 21 Jan 2015 22:59:13 CST Nation & World 60 Emails shed light on how Clinton and her team managed Benghazi situation http://www.kansascity.com/news/nation-world/article21747639.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 22 May 2015 20:46:04 CDT By MICHAEL A. MEMOLI AND EVAN HALPER ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/news/nation-world/article21747639.html Timeline of landmarks in Ireland's changing attitude to gays http://www.kansascity.com/news/nation-world/article21663945.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 22 May 2015 10:21:09 CDT By SHAWN POGATCHNIK ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/news/nation-world/article21663945.html Mexico: 43 dead in 3-hour firefight on ranch in west http://www.kansascity.com/news/nation-world/article21702333.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 22 May 2015 22:46:05 CDT By E. EDUARDO CASTILLO and KATHERINE CORCORAN ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/news/nation-world/article21702333.html The Latest on Waco shooting: Biker group gets proclamation http://www.kansascity.com/news/nation-world/article21698361.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 22 May 2015 20:36:06 CDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/news/nation-world/article21698361.html Senate approves Obama's hard-fought trade negotiating bill http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/national-international/article21747645.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 22 May 2015 20:45:24 CDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/national-international/article21747645.html Woman found pushing dead 3-year-old son in swing http://www.kansascity.com/news/nation-world/article21737415.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 22 May 2015 19:06:06 CDT By KASEY JONES ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/news/nation-world/article21737415.html After 50 years of hostility, neglected U.S. consulate in Havana shows its age http://www.kansascity.com/news/nation-world/world/article21663828.html#storylink=rss Heat, sun, high winds and salt air have taken their toll. Throw in the hostility that has marked U.S.-Cuban relations for most of the past five decades, and even routine maintenance to the building is an ordeal.

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5 reasons the Iowa straw poll doesn’t matter http://www.kansascity.com/news/nation-world/national/article21659031.html#storylink=rss Rest In Peace, Iowa straw poll. Badly wounded in 2011, it was lethally wounded this week.

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Prosecutor: 6 officers indicted in death of Freddie Gray http://www.kansascity.com/news/nation-world/article21609570.html#storylink=rss The state’s attorney in Baltimore says all six officers charged in the police-custody death of Freddie Gray have been indicted by a grand jury.

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U.S. sanctions Iraqi airline as Iranian front in scheme to buy planes http://www.kansascity.com/news/nation-world/article21625269.html#storylink=rss The U.S. said Al-Naser Airlines, whose ownership is murky, helped procure airplanes for Iran’s blacklisted Mahan Air, including eight Airbus A340 planes and one Airbus A320 aircraft.

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Obama’s fast-track trade bill clears key hurdle http://www.kansascity.com/news/nation-world/national/article21565572.html#storylink=rss Labor unions and other traditional Democratic supporters have rejected Obama’s free-trade agenda, saying they cost U.S. jobs.

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Takata air bag recalls to double to 34 million in US http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/article21390897.html#storylink=rss Many of Takata’s air bags can explode with too much force, sending shrapnel into passengers.

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New government, same issues as Netanyahu confronts Palestinian conflict http://www.kansascity.com/news/nation-world/article21522405.html#storylink=rss With his new hardline government in office less than a week, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu suspends a controversial initiative to bar Palestinian workers from buses carrying Israelis and reiterated his commitment to a two-state solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.

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Palestinian soccer team wants Israel booted from FIFA http://www.kansascity.com/news/nation-world/article21520548.html#storylink=rss The country’s national team is striking back at what it says are Israeli restrictions on movement, delays on imported equipment, and tolerance of Jewish racism against Arabs and Muslims.

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Liberal groups dig for dirt on Bush, other GOP candidates http://www.kansascity.com/news/nation-world/article21454773.html#storylink=rss As their counterparts do on the other side, liberal and Democratic groups are working to turn every move and utterance by Republican presidential hopefuls into a viral tweet, a damaging video or a scathing news story.

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Snipers guard Waco biker shooting scene after 170 arrests http://www.kansascity.com/news/nation-world/national/article21298926.html#storylink=rss About 170 people have been arrested on felony charges of engaging in organized crime, following a Sunday bloodbath at a Waco, Texas, restaurant between rival biker gang members that left nine dead and at least 18 wounded in a shootout that involved police, authorities said.

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Las Vegas feels magnitude-4.8 earthquake 100 miles away http://www.kansascity.com/news/nation-world/article21702324.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 23 May 2015 00:11:05 CDT By KIMBERLY PIERCEALL ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/news/nation-world/article21702324.html Naked man rescued after getting stuck on Florida drawbridge http://www.kansascity.com/news/nation-world/article21747159.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 22 May 2015 21:16:04 CDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/news/nation-world/article21747159.html Justice Department issues policy on domestic drone use http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article21733437.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 22 May 2015 18:25:28 CDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article21733437.html New trial expected for man convicted in Chandra Levy death http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article21726150.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 22 May 2015 18:21:07 CDT By JESSICA GRESKO ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article21726150.html B.B. King viewing draws more than 1,000 in Las Vegas http://www.kansascity.com/news/nation-world/national/article21801891.html#storylink=rss B.B. King keeps drawing fans during a public chance to say goodbye ahead of a weekend memorial service and a final King of the Blues road tour.

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5 things to know as Pyrex brand marks 100th year http://www.kansascity.com/news/nation-world/national/article21800148.html#storylink=rss Pyrex cookware has been around for 100 years, ever since creator Corning Glass Works determined the heat-resistant glass used for rugged railroad lanterns also made a lovely sponge cake.

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Rove’s super PAC is no longer ‘the big dog’ http://www.kansascity.com/news/nation-world/national/article21799761.html#storylink=rss A rapidly changing political landscape is testing its pre-eminence, and potentially the survival, of American Crossroads, among the first outside groups to fully exploit the Supreme Court’s Citizens United decision.

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New York residents keeping waste from going to waste http://www.kansascity.com/news/nation-world/national/article21799161.html#storylink=rss New York is joining a garbage revolution. Instead of having infinite piles shipped to great distances for burial, New York is working on harvesting its garbage for nutrients and energy.

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AP Interview: Top UN official says Europe must open borders http://www.kansascity.com/news/nation-world/article21840993.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 23 May 2015 07:11:05 CDT By KARIN LAUB ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/news/nation-world/article21840993.html Syrian official: Islamic State militants in Palmyra's museum http://www.kansascity.com/news/nation-world/article21815781.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 23 May 2015 07:06:05 CDT By ALBERT AJI ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/news/nation-world/article21815781.html Cyprus' rival leaders take stroll through divided capital http://www.kansascity.com/news/nation-world/article21839715.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 23 May 2015 07:16:05 CDT By MENELAOS HADJICOSTIS ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/news/nation-world/article21839715.html Japan pledges climate change aid to Pacific island nations http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/national-international/article21790848.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 23 May 2015 06:41:05 CDT By YURI KAGEYAMA ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/national-international/article21790848.html Roadside bomb kills 2, including Afghan district chief http://www.kansascity.com/news/nation-world/article21794355.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 23 May 2015 06:41:05 CDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/news/nation-world/article21794355.html 57 dead in China floods, including 2 kids on overloaded bus http://www.kansascity.com/news/nation-world/article21775920.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 23 May 2015 06:36:05 CDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/news/nation-world/article21775920.html