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    Political Report Theorizes Risks for 2 KS Congressional Incumbents

    The Cook Political Report, a newsletter than analyzes elections and campaigns, theorizes that Congressmen Kevin Yoder and Ron Estes may face headwinds in the...

    Can Lincoln University’s All-White Golf Team Win The PGA Minority Championship?

    On May 11, the male golf team of Lincoln University, an historically black college in Jefferson City, will compete in this year's PGA Minority...

    Who Wrote The Threatening Letters To Gay Kansas School Teacher?

    The Kansas City Star headline sums up the nearly universal media angle on this unfolding story: "'Queers will burn': Gay Kansas teacher quits and...

    How Are Those Gun-Free School Zones Working Out? Not Well, Kobach...

    As Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach watched 16-year-old gun control advocates rally following a school shooting in Parkland, Florida, he thought Second Amendment...

    K-State Students Clamor for Separate but Equal Facilities

    That whole separate-but-equal question was settled back in 1954, and the decision was based on events that happened about an hour away from K-State's...

    Judge in Greitens Case Slams State For “Sanctionable Discovery Violations”

    Having reminded the prosecutors in the Greitens case that "these rules are not mere rules of etiquette,” Circuit Judge Rex Burlison declared on Thursday,...

    With Sheriff Scandal, If Jackson County Is “Garden of Eden” It’s...

    The anthemic song, "I Believe," in the Broadway megahit Book of Mormon has this one eye-popping lyric, "I believe that the Garden of Eden...

    Americans Will Spend More on Taxes than Groceries, Food, Housing Combined...

    As Americans scramble to meet the national deadline to pay their taxes this year, they'll need to work through April 19th to pay next...

    Would Online Sales Tax Collections Be a Savior of Kansas’ Budget?

    Lawmakers are banking on the U.S. Supreme Court overturning a 1992 decision, known as Quill, that limits the ability of states to collect sales...

    Greitens’ Prosecutors Admit “Egregious Mistakes,” Face Dismissal of Case

    Two separate Associated Press reports on the criminal investigation into Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens use the word "egregious," each in a slightly different context....

    Breaking: Greitens’ Prosecutors Produce Missing Video Hours After Release of House...

    On Thursday in open court, James Martin, a defense attorney for Gov. Eric Greitens, spoke to the issue of a video deposition that had...

    Sen. Booker Slams Pompeo For Having Same Gay Marriage Stance As...

    Said then Congressman Mike Pompeo of the Supreme Court decision to legalize gay marriage, “I am deeply saddened by the Supreme Court's ruling that...