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Correction: Closing Guantanamo-Kansas story

In a story July 22 about Kansas' attorney general suing the Department of Defense over a freedom of information request, The Associated Press misidentified the rank of department spokeswoman Valerie D. Henderson. She is a lieutenant colonel, not a lieutenant.

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Nation's only female Buffalo Soldier honored with monument in Leavenworth

Cathay Williams, who later altered her name to William Cathay, hid her gender as the nation's only female Buffalo Soldier, as a private from 1866-1868. A bronze bust memorial was dedicated to her Friday afternoon at the Richard Allen Cultural Center & Museum in Leavenworth.
David Eulitt The Kansas City Star
Nation's only female Buffalo Soldier honored with monument in Leavenworth 1:55

Nation's only female Buffalo Soldier honored with monument in Leavenworth

Rescuers searched nearly 14 hours for missing boy in creek 0:46

Rescuers searched nearly 14 hours for missing boy in creek

Kansas ranch owner recalls largest wildfire in state history: 'It was fast and it was big' 3:33

Kansas ranch owner recalls largest wildfire in state history: 'It was fast and it was big'

Dickinson County tornado destroyed eight homes 1:14

Dickinson County tornado destroyed eight homes