Court sets hearing in Kansas gay marriage lawsuit

KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — A federal judge has set a hearing this week to hear arguments over whether he …Read More

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Radio stations ban hit song ‘Royals’ during World Series

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The popular song “Royals” by New Zealand artist Lorde is getting caught up in the fervor …Read More

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Kansas researchers waiting for test results

LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — Researchers are waiting to hear if evidence found at a Pottawatomie County site this summer can …Read More

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Kansas man killed by train

MCPHERSON — A McPherson man was killed when he was hit a train just east of McPherson early Sunday morning. …Read More

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Toyota adds 247K vehicles to air bag recall tally

DETROIT (AP) — Toyota is recalling 247,000 vehicles in high-humidity areas as an air bag problem that has plagued most …Read More

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Sheriff: ATV driver killed in Kan. crash UPDATE

TURON, Kan. (AP) — Authorities say a North Dakota man was killed after his ATV was struck from behind by …Read More

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Professor fights KU over harassment case, policies

LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — Nearly four years after he was found guilty of sexual harassment, a University of Kansas professor …Read More

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New attempt to reduce Wichita marijuana penalties

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A second attempt to reduce marijuana penalties in Wichita has begun. The Marijuana Reform Initiative held …Read More

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Police: explosive device found near bar

HUTCHINSON, Kan. (AP) — Hutchinson police are investigating after officers found a homemade explosive device behind a bar. Sgt. Eric …Read More

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Advocates ready another push for mid-level dental providers

By Andy Marso KHI News Service TOPEKA — Advocates of licensure for mid-level dental providers have been stymied in Kansas …Read More

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Kansas governor, challenger set for more debates

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Republican Gov. Sam Brownback and his challenger Paul Davis will meet for back-to-back debates this week …Read More

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Police: Kansas man threatens cafe workers with bat

ARKANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — A south Kansas man has been arrested after police say he threated employees at a …Read More

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Two Kan. men hospitalized after truck collides with van

HERiNGTON- Two men were injured in an accident just before 4:30 p.m. on Sunday in Morris County. The Kansas Highway …Read More

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Kansas City Royals get Paul Ryan’s endorsement

OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (AP) — Wisconsin Congressman Paul Ryan isn’t just endorsing politicians now. The 2012 GOP nominee for vice …Read More

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WU receives $1.4M gift for athletic scholarships

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Washburn University has received a $1.4 million donation for athletic scholarships. The Topeka Capital-Journal reports that …Read More

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Four hospitalized after trucks collide

COLLYER, Kan.- Four people were injured in an accident just before 9:30 a.m. on Sunday in Trego County. The Kansas …Read More

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New KU addition inspires architects-in-training

LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — An auditorium that was designed by architects-in-training at the University of Kansas has opened on the …Read More

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Top Republicans make gay marriage issue in Kansas

  TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Republican Sen. Pat Roberts and Gov. Sam Brownback are raising gay marriage as an issue to …Read More

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Another year, another small Social Security bump

STEPHEN OHLEMACHER, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — For the third straight year, millions of older Americans who rely on government …Read More

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Missouri, Kansas dealing with fewer deer

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Missouri wildlife officials and deer hunters agree on one thing — something has to be …Read More

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State malpractice fund stable, but uncertainty looms

By Andy Marso KHI News Service TOPEKA — A state fund meant to diffuse the costs of medical malpractice claims …Read More

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Kansas teen dies in head-on crash with semi

LEON, Kan.- A Kansas teenager was killed in an accident just before 4 p.m. on Saturday in Butler County. The …Read More

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Bishops scrap welcome to gays in sign of split

VATICAN CITY (AP) — Catholic bishops have scrapped their landmark welcome to gays, showing deep divisions at the end of …Read More

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Kan. man hospitalized after motorcycle rolls

TROY, Kan.- A Kansas man was injured in an accident just after 3 p.m. on Saturday in Doniphan County. The …Read More

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Charges amended against supremacist suspect

OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (AP) — Criminal charges have been amended against a supremacist accused of fatally shooting three people at …Read More

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Sprint cuts more jobs at its Kansas headquarters

OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (AP) — Sprint Corp. says it has cut 452 jobs from its Overland Park headquarters as part …Read More

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Kansas faces shortage of math, science teachers

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — The challenge of recruiting math and science teachers is expected to increase in Kansas as more …Read More

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Grassroots plays outsized role in Kansas elections

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Bipartisan grassroots political organizations have been gaining strength across Kansas in recent months. Political experts say …Read More

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