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  1. Analysis: Some rape cases tough to prosecuteRead the original story

    56 min ago | KHGI

    A newspaper analysis of court records in the county where the University of Kansas is located has found that alcohol-fueled acquaintance rape cases are challenging to prosecute. The Lawrence Journal-World reports that in the past 10 years, Douglas County juries convicted three rapists.

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  2. KU alumna helps save art in war-torn countriesRead the original story

    56 min ago | KHGI

    University of Kansas alumna Corine Wegener has thrown herself into dangerous situations for 11 years, helping or working in such war-ravaged, disaster-stricken countries as Egypt, Libya and Syria. And it is all to preserve a human right that can get pushed aside during crisis: cultural heritage, and all it means to people's identity.

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  3. Josh Brent, Rolando McClain, Doug Free among Cowboys inactivesRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Star-Telegram.com

    ... with coverage of Texas Motor Speedway and the Cowboys during the offseason. Davison graduated from the University of Kansas and had internships at The Kansas City Star and MLB.com. Follow him on Twitter at @drewdavison Jimmy Burch is the college ...

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  4. Jim Mason is a natural for Great Plains Nature Center directorRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Wichita Eagle

    ... up with a passion for nature, he said. Mason, a Wichita native who earned a biology degree from the University of Kansas in 1975, has worked for Wichita's Park and Recreation Department since 1978. He served on the planning and design committee for ...

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  5. Rolando McClain (illness) to miss Sundaya s game vs. RedskinsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Star-Telegram.com

    ... with coverage of Texas Motor Speedway and the Cowboys during the offseason. Davison graduated from the University of Kansas and had internships at The Kansas City Star and MLB.com. Follow him on Twitter at @drewdavison Jimmy Burch is the college ...

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  6. Left-Handed QB'sRead the original story

    Friday Dec 26 | Bruins Nation

    Grant Cohn (a UCLA grad, btw) has an interesting piece about left-handed qb's. Talked to Steve Young and the 49ers who played with him. Also, Bobby Douglas (University of Kansas and the Chicago Bears) and Chris Sims, the son of the N.Y. Giants qb. Unfortunately, he didn't interview Cade McNown.

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  7. Dan Bailey misses out on Pro Bowl nod againRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 26 | Star-Telegram.com

    ... with coverage of Texas Motor Speedway and the Cowboys during the offseason. Davison graduated from the University of Kansas and had internships at The Kansas City Star and MLB.com. Follow him on Twitter at @drewdavison Jimmy Burch is the college ...

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  8. Cowboys practice report: DeMarco Murray returnsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 26 | Star-Telegram.com

    ... with coverage of Texas Motor Speedway and the Cowboys during the offseason. Davison graduated from the University of Kansas and had internships at The Kansas City Star and MLB.com. Follow him on Twitter at @drewdavison Jimmy Burch is the college ...

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  9. With aw-shucks farewell visit, former Kroger CEO Dillon brings career full circleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 26 | Business Journal

    ... as a bagger, stock boy and eventually a checker. After graduating with a bachelor's degree from the University of Kansas and a law degree from Southern Methodist University, Dillon worked as vice president for merchandising and warehousing of the ...

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  10. bourbon whiskeyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 26 | RedOrbit

    ... known as thogotoviruses, which are usually transmitted by ticks or mosquitoes. Researchers from the University of Kansas explained that the discovery of Bourbon virus is unusual, because while its closest known relatives exist in Europe, Asia and ...

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  11. Jewish families in Dallas blend - ho, ho' and - hut, hut'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 25 | Dallas Morning News

    ... of the original team and the extended cheering section. She's now a professor of social work at the University of Kansas. "I just love these guys," she said as she watched them play. "There's the family you were born with and the family of choice," ...

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  12. Konza Prairie sites gathering data for 30-year NSF projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 25 | The Capital-Journal

    ... the region: another 26-foot tower at the Konza Prairie Biological Station and a 126-foot tower at The University of Kansas biological field station near Lawrence. Each tower will be in place five to 10 years and then a decision will be made to move ...

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  13. DeMarco Murray misses practice with illnessRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 25 | Star-Telegram.com

    ... with coverage of Texas Motor Speedway and the Cowboys during the offseason. Davison graduated from the University of Kansas and had internships at The Kansas City Star and MLB.com. Follow him on Twitter at @drewdavison Jimmy Burch is the college ...

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  14. Zack Martin was the right choiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 25 | Star-Telegram.com

    ... with coverage of Texas Motor Speedway and the Cowboys during the offseason. Davison graduated from the University of Kansas and had internships at The Kansas City Star and MLB.com. Follow him on Twitter at @drewdavison Jimmy Burch is the college ...

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  15. Will higher speed limit mean more deaths in Kansas?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 25 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... were at the lowest level since 1949. A study by researchers from KDOT, Kansas State University and the University of Kansas into the effect of the 1996 change to 70 mph - the last time the state raised the speed limit - found no statistically ...

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  16. Deadly Tick-Borne - Bourbon Virus' Unlike Anything Seen in USA BeforeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 25 | Breitbart.com

    ... lung and kidney failure, and shock." Dana Hawkinson, M.D., an infectious disease specialist at The University of Kansas Hospital, identified the virus as a thogotovirus, part of a larger type of viruses called orthomyxoviruses. It is the first time ...

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  17. University of Kansas professor is killed in wreckRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 25 | The Wichita Eagle

    The victim of a two-vehicle wreck Tuesday south of Lawrence has been identified as a University of Kansas professor. Alexander G. Tsiovkh, 63, of Lawrence, was director of Ukrainian studies and an associate professor of practice in the KU Center for Russian, East European and Eurasian Studies.

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  18. One Banker's Big Deal: College Basketball ScholarshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 25 | Wall Street Journal

    ... eir freshman year at colleges around the country, including basketball powerhouses Duke University, the University of Kansas...

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  19. Tony Romo hopes hea s busy practicing during the Pro BowlRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 24 | Star-Telegram.com

    ... with coverage of Texas Motor Speedway and the Cowboys during the offseason. Davison graduated from the University of Kansas and had internships at The Kansas City Star and MLB.com. Follow him on Twitter at @drewdavison Jimmy Burch is the college ...

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  20. Grocer David Dillon bids farewell to prestigious career at the store where he startedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 24 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... attended Hutchinson public schools and graduated from Hutchinson High School in 1969. He attended the University of Kansas, where he received a bachelor's degree in business, and went on to earn a law degree from Southern Methodist University in ...

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