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1 hr ago | The Capital-Journal

Letter: Keep names off KU jerseys

I disagree with the recent letter to the editor from someone who was worked up about The University of Kansas basketball jerseys having no names on the back.

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5 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle

A conversation with Herb Sih

Sih, managing partner of Think Big Partners of Kansas City, helps entrepreneurs and advises on how to build community entrepreneur ecosystems Sih, 47, will be in Wichita on Tuesday to help lead the ICT Unconference, a gathering at the Wichita Marriott to jump-start the entrepreneurial activity level in Wichita.

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Sat Apr 19, 2014

The Capital-Journal

Czech it out in Blue Rapids

At 9 a.m. at the Blue Rapids Museum, Jan Wilkes will show videos taken in 2010 of villages in the highlands of Moravia - Veseli, Hluboke, Ubusin, Ubusinek and the tourist village of Vesel Kopec - with a look inside and outside old farm homes.

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Related Topix: Blue Rapids, KS, Photography, Arts, Lawrence, KS

The Capital-Journal

Northeast Kansas happenings

Jeffrey Toobin, senior legal analyst for CNN and author of six books, will present "The Supreme Court in the Age of Obama" at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, April 24, at the Hall Center for Humanities at The University of Kansas in Lawrence.

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Related Topix: Kansas, Lawrence, KS, Council Grove, KS, Manhattan, KS, Kansas State University

The Capital-Journal

Kansas agencies implore motorists to ditch driving distractions

At a news conference Friday afternoon near the Statehouse steps, Breitenstein, of Wichita, talked about the struggles her family and her son, Austin, have encountered since he suffered a traumatic brain injury in a car crash in 2009.

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Fri Apr 18, 2014

OttawaHerald.com

Autism insurance bill, dozens more get Brownback's OK

While many Kansans argue the federal government can't mandate health coverage, the governor approved a new state law this week requiring specific Kansans to have health insurance.

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Related Topix: Kansas, US Politics, Sam Brownback, US News, US Senate, Republican, Health Insurance, Health, US Governors

The Wichita Eagle

Sky was no limit for Salina brothers who pursued careers in astronomy

University of Kansas professor Steve Hawley sits in front of a projected photo of the Ring Nebula that was taken with the Hubble Space Telescope.

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Related Topix: Astronomy, Science, Science / Technology, Space, Lawrence, KS, NASA, Robots

Instapundit.com

THEORY: There Was Never A Better Time To Enroll In Law School....

THEORY: There Was Never A Better Time To Enroll In Law School. "Is now the ideal time to enroll in law school? Steven Freedman, assistant dean for admissions at the University of Kansas School of Law, has been making the counterintuitive case that it is.

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The Wichita Eagle

Kansas Regents stick with social media policy

The regents unanimously approved the policy in December 2013 in response to a Twitter post critical of the National Rifle Association by University of Kansas journalism professor David Guth after the September shootings that left 13 dead at the Navy Yard in Washington.

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Related Topix: Kansas, Health

Thu Apr 17, 2014

OttawaHerald.com

Ottawa Family Physicians serving as classroom

The rural preceptorship program required by the University of Kansas School of Medicine in Kansas City is bringing a student to Ottawa Family Physicians.

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Related Topix: Kansas City, MO

Verde Independent

Aftershock at Mesa Classic

Micah Swenson Aftershock DIstance Club Head Coach Under the Friday night lights of Mesa Community College, the athletes of Aftershock Distance Club took to the track one final time against collegiate athletes before setting their sights on the upcoming USATF championship season.

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OttawaHerald.com

Project preserves rural school history

While they weren't stacks of money, the reams and reams of paper did provide a wealth of information about the rural one- and two-room schoolhouses that populated Franklin County for more than 100 years, members of the Franklin County Historical Society said.

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Related Topix: Franklin County, KS, Ottawa, KS, Education Etc., Family, Kids

KAKE

Motion to dismiss 1997 rape case dismissed

A 40-year-old man will go on trial for the second time on charges that he raped a University of Kansas student in 1997.

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Live Science

Tiny, Prehistoric Animal Hints at Herbivore Origins

A newly discovered 300-million-year-old meat-eating mammal ancestor is the oldest known member of a line that gave rise to rhinoceros-size herbivores.

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Related Topix: Science, Paleontology

Examiner.com

Oldest mammal relative discovered in Kansas

The smallest and largest caseid: this is a reconstruction of 300-million-year-old tiny carnivorous Eocasea in the footprint of 270-million-year-old largest known herbivore of its time, Cotylorhynchus.

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Related Topix: Dinosaur, Science, Paleontology, Entomology

Philly.com

William J. Brady Jr., 91, municipal court judge

William J. Brady Jr., 91, of Chestnut Hill, a Philadelphia Municipal Court judge for three decades, died Monday, April 7, of kidney failure at Good Shepherd Penn Partners.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

OttawaHerald.com

KU program helps businesses survive changing owners, times

And that's exactly what was facilitated by the University of Kansas' RedTire program, which matches graduates from Kansas Regents institutions with business owners seeking a successor.

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NewsOK.com

Kansas to mandate some health coverage on autism

Kansas will require health insurance companies to cover services for hundreds of children with autism starting next year under a bill signed into law Wednesday by Gov. Sam Brownback after a six-year fight by lawmakers and parents for at least a limited mandate.

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The Gazette

Prep signing day in the Pikes Peak region

High school athletes in the Colorado Springs area signed national letters of intent to continue playing careers in college Wednesday, April 16, 2014.

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Related Topix: Colorado Springs, CO

The Hill

Sebelius allies doubt Senate run

Friends and former colleagues of Kathleen Sebelius say the odds are low that she will jump into the Kansas Senate race this summer.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Pat Roberts, Kansas Government, Kansas, Kathleen Sebelius, US Governors

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