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  1. Tammy Elliot recalls the events leading up to her purse being stolen.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | KCTV5

    ... more affordable to most Americans with young children. He pushed the idea again during a visit to the University of Kansas. President Barack Obama rolled out a plan this week to make childcare more affordable to most Americans with young children. ...

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  2. Quick Quote: What Jenji Kohan wishesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | KCTV5

    ... more affordable to most Americans with young children. He pushed the idea again during a visit to the University of Kansas. President Barack Obama rolled out a plan this week to make childcare more affordable to most Americans with young children. ...

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  3. Weekly Address: Middle-Class EconomicsRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The White House

    President Barack Obama tapes the Weekly Address at the Anschutz Sports Pavilion at the University of Kansas in Lawrence, Kan., Jan. 22, 2015. In this week's address, the President shared his plan, outlined in his State of the Union address earlier this week, to give hardworking families the support they need to make ends meet by focusing on policies that benefit the middle class and those working to reach the middle class.

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  4. Capitol BeatsRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle

    ... this month. It's about 15.5 percent of all claims during that period. President Obama's visit to the University of Kansas received more media attention than anything else happening in Kansas politics this week. Dozens of state Democratic lawmakers ...

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  5. KU Opera Presents: Champagne & GershwinRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | University of Kansas

    ... are available exclusively through the KU School of Music Events Center in Murphy Hall room 460. The University of Kansas prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, ethnicity, religion, sex, national origin, age, ancestry, disability, ...

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  6. Duke Tip January Scholar WeekendRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | University of Kansas

    ... criteria. Students will meet on the KU Lawrence campus for two days of intensive academic study. The University of Kansas prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, ethnicity, religion, sex, national origin, age, ancestry, disability, ...

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  7. KU campus police search for arson suspectRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Capital-Journal

    Responding officers found a small fire of newspapers had been burnt in a 6th floor stairwell near the roof access, according to Capt. James Anguiano with the University of Kansas Public Safety Office.

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  8. Obama doubles down on proposed tax hikesRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Washington Examiner

    ... we can do to help middle class families get ahead." The economic pitch echoed one Obama delivered to University of Kansas students Thursday in which the president pushed for lower middle-class taxes and higher wages. Republicans in Congress were ...

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  9. Baseball Hall of Famer Ernie Banks diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | KCTV5

    ... more affordable to most Americans with young children. He pushed the idea again during a visit to the University of Kansas. President Barack Obama rolled out a plan this week to make childcare more affordable to most Americans with young children. ...

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  10. What issues roil Washington? Obama's veto threats are cluesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Star

    AP Photo/Charlie Riedel President Barack Obama speaks during a visit to the University of Kansas in Lawrence, Kansas. The veto threats that he's issued over the last three weeks are a microcosm of American politics, representing the roiling issues of the day, the power struggle playing out between Congress and the White House, and even the pique between the president and GOP congressional leaders.

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  11. A 3-D view of the Greenland Ice Sheet opens window on ice historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Science Blog

    ... Sensing of Ice Sheets, a National Science Foundation science and technology center headquartered at the University of Kansas in Lawrence, Kansas. IceBridge's flight lines often intersect ice core sites where other scientists have analyzed the ice's ...

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  12. KU to honor 36 high school seniors from Allen, Bourbon, Woodson countiesRead the original story

    Friday | University of Kansas

    Students from six Kansas high schools will be honored Monday, Feb. 2, by the University of Kansas Alumni Association and KU Endowment. A total of 36 seniors from schools in Allen, Bourbon and Woodson counties will be recognized for their academic achievements and named Kansas Honor Scholars at a 6:30 p.m. dinner and program at Iola High School, 300 East Jackson, Iola.

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  13. Barack Obama finally offers a clear choiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Newsday

    President Barack Obama speaks during a visit to the University of Kansas in Lawrence, Kan. on Thursday, Jan. 22, 2015.

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  14. Obama: We're No. 1 in Wind PowerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Cybercast News Service

    President Barack Obama told a crowd at the University of Kansas on Thursday-where he was talking about his vision of "middle-class economics"-that America is "number one in wind power." According to the Department of Energy, wind now accounts for about 4 percent of U.S. electricity production, and the increase in wind-generated electricity over the past seven full years on record does not come close to making up for the loss of coal-generated electricity during that time.

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  15. Charles Ray Breninger Jr.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Ellsworth Reporter

    ... Francis, where he graduated from St. Francis High School in 1949. After high school, he attended the University of Kansas on a football scholarship. After sustaining an injury, he joined the Navy during the Korean War and was honorably discharged ...

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  16. St. Louis marketing firm opens Austin office; takes aim at startupsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Business Journal

    ... startup companies with between $1 million and $50 million in revenue and its client list includes the University of Kansas , Suddenlink Communications , WageWorks and MediBeacon. Company partner David Meyer told Austin Business Journal that Austin ...

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  17. Free, discounted food specials abound in WichitaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Wichita Eagle

    ... . Previously, she worked for the Chattanooga Times and graduated with a journalism degree from the University of Kansas. The Wichita Eagle is pleased to provide this opportunity to share information, experiences and observations about what's in the ...

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  18. 529A savings plans could help people with disabilitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Christian Science Monitor

    President Barack Obama speaks during a visit to the University of Kansas. In the week leading up to Christmas 2014, the U.S. Congress passed the Achieving a Better Life Experience Act, which created a 529A account to provide tax advantaged benefits for disabled individuals.

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  19. Critics pounce on Obama's plan to cut the tax benefits of 529 college savings plansRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Washington Post

    U.S. President Barack Obama speaks during a visit to the University of Kansas in Lawrence, Kansas on Jan. 22. President Obama this week touted new ways to help students pay for college, but he also proposed stripping away a popular benefit: a significant tax advantage of college savings plans used by millions of American families. The benefit allows families to withdraw money tax-free from savings plans that have become a primary way for parents to save to send their children to college.

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  20. Editorial: Presidents shouldn't find KU that hard to findRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 21 | The Capital-Journal

    Students wait in line around 8:30 a.m. Tuesday at the Kansas Union to pick up their tickets for Barack Obama's speech Thursday at Anschutz Sports Pavillion on the KU campus in Lawrence. A long line of students seeking tickets to hear President Barack Obama speak Thursday at The University of Kansas' Anschutz Sports Pavilion was to be expected.

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