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  1. Olathe tight end decommits from Ohio State, commits to KU footballRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Capital-Journal

    Olathe North tight end Josh Moore has decommitted from Ohio State and has orally committed to Kansas and interim coach Clint Bowen, JayhawkSlant.com reported Thursday afternoon. Moore, a 6-5, 250-pound senior, is ranked as the fifth-best player in the state and the 24th-best tight end in the nation by Rivals.com.

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  2. Seaboard seeks to open new hog farm in western KansasRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle

    ... the operations would go into a lagoon for treatment and then be spread on fields, according to the filing with the Kansas Department of Health and Environment. The facility has not been approved by KDHE, according to the agency. Seaboard will have ...

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  3. 7 Absurd Legal 'Arguments' Against Marriage Equality From a Straight Couple in KansasRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Advocate

    A married opposite-sex couple in Kansas have filed an unusual request to intervene in a case challenging the state's ban on same-sex marriage, claiming that embracing the freedom to marry would result in gay couples seizing the family's property - well, if you count clinging to a definition of "traditional marriage" as property. In a six-page motion to intervene filed with the U.S. District Court for the District of Kansas in Kansas City Wednesday, Philip and Sandra Unruh present a litany of reasons why the couple believes they have a legal right to defend the state's ban on same-sex marriage.

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  4. Bias in the CourtsRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Bulletin

    ... nothing to with the acceptance or denial of those licenses. Currently, there is only one judge in all 105 counties in Kansas that will accept same-sex marriage licenses: the Johnson County Chief District Judge Kevin Moriarty. Moriarty should be the ...

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  5. "Same-sex marriages is on the books for Lyon County"Read the original story

    16 hrs ago | The Bulletin

    ... many years, with Massachusetts as the first state in the U.S. to legalize it in 2004. In the last two weeks alone, Kansas' legal standings on the issue have been in a whirlwind of changes, with the United States' Supreme Court ruling that states of ...

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  6. Discrimination against same-sex couples appears minimally at ESURead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Bulletin

    ... said Jordan Cook, freshman Spanish and pre-medical major. Even though laws against homosexuality weren't repealed in Kansas until 2003 when the U.S. Supreme Court passed in the case Lawrence v. Texas, students didn't report having significant ...

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  7. Administration discusses KBOR policiesRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Bulletin

    David Cordle, vice president for academic affairs, talks about transcript issues of students coming from a two-year university at the KBOR meeting on Friday, Oct. 17, in the PKP Room of the Memorial Union. The KBOR Meeting was operated for discussing the influence of the Kansas Board of Regents meeting to Emporia State.

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  8. Family and faith: Being gay in 2014Read the original story

    16 hrs ago | The Bulletin

    ... out to her friends until the next year. Her best friend since sixth grade Hannah Boyd, a student at University of Kansas, just wondered why she didn't mention something sooner. "And she wouldn't tell me for the longest time what happened and then ...

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  9. Heartland Park suit: Judge authorizes questioning of some city employeesRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Capital-Journal

    ... used later in court. Wilson also scheduled oral arguments to take place at 9 a.m. Nov. 6 in the case, which she said Kansas statute requires to be decided within 20 days of its filing, or by Nov. 11. Wilson said she'd probably preside personally ...

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  10. Country Music Hall of Famer Don Williams to return to TPACRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Capital-Journal

    ... of Famer Don Williams continues to earn praise at age 75 for his voice and his ability to interpret a song. Northeast Kansas fans of country music will have an opportunity to sample the vocal stylings of Williams at a 7:30 p.m. Feb. 26 concert at ...

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  11. Fitch Affirms Sisters of Charity of Leavenworth (CO) Revs at 'AA-'; Outlook StableRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Business Wire

    ... 'AA-' rating on approximately $1.4 billion in revenue bonds issued by the Colorado Health Facilities Authority (CO), Kansas Development Finance Authority (KS), and Montana Facility Finance Authority (MT), on behalf of Sisters of Charity of ...

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  12. Warm weather on the wayRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | KMBC-TV

    ... WANT TO LOOK AT DIRECTLY. HERE IT IS ONCE AGAIN LOOKING AT OUR COUNTIES. HALF THE MISSOURI SIDE IS OVERCAST. THE KANSAS SIDE IS STARTING TO CLEAR OUT. THE OTHER THING YOU WILL NOTICE IS THAT CLEARING LINE WILL TRY TO EXPAND LATER ON THIS EVENING. ...

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  13. Brownback unveils 'urban opportunity zone' program in KCKRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Business Journal

    Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback announced his urban opportunity zone program Thursday from the Quindaro Ruins Overlook in Kansas City, Kan. At that former Wyandotte County townsite, a mid-1800s stop on the underground railroad, Brownback announced plans for a new "urban opportunity zone" program.

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  14. Bruce Conner exhibit puts his Wichita connections on displayRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle

    ... the forefront of artists working at that time," said Jodi Throckmorton, who curated the exhibit. "He has such a rich Kansas history. He was born in McPherson but grew up in Wichita. His father was a regional manager for Dillons grocery stores. ...

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  15. Former presidents of the Kansas Bar Association endorse DavisRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Capital-Journal

    Fourteen past presidents of the Kansas Bar Association endorsed Democratic Rep. Paul Davis Thursday in his race against Republican Gov. Sam Brownback. "As past presidents of the Kansas Bar Association, we feel we should be able to trust a lawyer like Sam Brownback - the head of the executive branch in Kansas - to respect the importance of an independent and co-equal judiciary.

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  16. School bus drivers recognized for serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Great Bend Tribune

    ... Day by Gov. Sam Brownback, thanking them for transporting more than 200,000 students in excess of 66 million miles. Kansas currently employs 4,272 school bus drivers. "Every day we entrust school bus drivers with our most precious cargo; our ...

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  17. Whooping crane migration is underwayRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Great Bend Tribune

    Whooping cranes have begun leaving their breeding grounds to migrate south from Canada, and will soon be passing through Kansas on their way to Texas.

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  18. CJOnline, Newell Post among finalists for national Eppy awardsRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Capital-Journal

    Competing nationally among websites that have fewer than 1 million unique monthly visitors, CJOnline is among six finalists for best daily newspaper website. The Newell Post, an innovative and thought-provoking blog dedicated to The University of Kansas basketball and football teams, is among three finalists for best sports blog.

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  19. Governor backs Kansas high court justices' ousterRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Norwalk Citizen News

    Republican Gov. Sam Brownback is endorsing an effort to persuade Kansas voters to remove two justices from the state Supreme Court . Brownback said during a news conference Thursday that he's voting against retaining Justices Lee Johnson and Eric Rosen in the Nov. 4 election.

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  20. Poll Aggregation: GOP has 74% chance of taking SenateRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    ... sent the Monte Carlo simulation to a new high of 74% for the overall chances of the Republicans taking the Senate. Kansas continues to be a wildcard tossup, with independent Greg Orman polling dead even with the Republican incumbent. It is difficult ...

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