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Kris Kobach Announces Run For The U.S. Senate In Kansas
Known for hardline views on immigration, his first name was misspelled in paperwork submitted to the Federal Election Commission.
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Doctors Remove 10-Inch Knife From Teenager's Brain
Eli Gregg's mom says he's promised to “stay away from sharp objects.”
George Tiller Died Defending Abortion Rights, Now His Life's Work Is Under Siege
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Julie Burkhart, who worked with the Kansas doctor, opens up about the state of reproductive rights and her biggest fears.
Tornado Rips Through Kansas City Suburbs As Vicious Storms Move East
By Julie Wright and John Hanna, AP
The latest round of damaging weather in the central U.S. came a day after violent storms killed one person and injured at least 130 in Indiana and Ohio.
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Kansas Jury Acquits Christian School Leader Accused Of Child Sex Abuse
Five young girls testified that Dennis Creason, co-founder of Shawnee’s Oaklawn Christian School, touched them inappropriately.
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Kris Kobach Is Demanding Some Insane Perks To Be Trump’s Immigration Czar: Report
A private plane on standby, weekends in Kansas and a top White House salary, oh my.
GOP Senator Says Trump's Trade War Has Farmers On 'Verge Of Financial Collapse'
Jerry Moran of Kansas urged Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue to find a better response than unreliable government aid.
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Teacher Caught Kicking 5-Year-Old In School Library Could Face Criminal Charges
The Kansas teacher, Crystal Smith, was fired after the incident.
Kansas Rules Its Constitution Protects Women's Right To Abortion
The state Supreme Court's decision guarantees women will have access to the procedure even if Roe v. Wade is overturned.
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House Republicans Are Upset Democrats Are Investigating Voter Suppression Allegations
The Republicans accused the Democratic lawmakers of meddling in state election issues.
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House Democrats Expand Voter Suppression Probe To Include Texas And Kansas
The committee wants to know more about a controversial effort to review the voter rolls in Texas and a decision to move a polling place in Kansas.
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The GOP Crusade Against Obamacare Is Shifting To State Capitals
The campaign has come to Kansas and it won’t stop there.
Kansas Doctor Sentenced To Life In Prison For Patient's Opioid Death
Dr. Steven R. Henson was convicted of prescribing what a judge described as “massive amounts of opioids ... with little demonstrated need.”
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Catholic School Refuses To Enroll Same-Sex Couple's Child, Upsetting Other Parents
Kansas parents ask why this didn't happen to those who divorced and remarried or otherwise fall short of Catholic doctrine.
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Judge Rips 'Aggressor' Girl Victims, Goes Easy On Sex Offender
"So she's uncomfortable with something she voluntarily went to?" the judge asked, referring to a 13-year old girl.
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Russia's Not To Blame For Trump Fans' Anti-Muslim Terror Plot, Judge Says At Sentencing
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The right-wing extremists plotted to bomb a community of Somali refugees during the 2016 election.
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In Quest For Federal Money, States Debunk Mobile Carriers’ Coverage Claims.
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“She had four cellphones in the car, none of which had service.”
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Kansas Lawmakers Vote To Allow Women To Breastfeed On House Floor
State Rep. Ponka-We Victors, who proposed the change, stressed the need for "a comfortable environment for a mother who is breastfeeding her baby."
Black High School Dancer Told Her Skin Was Too Dark To Perform: Lawsuit
Camille Sturdivant of Kansas claims that one dance team official said her skin would clash with the costumes.
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Kansas Governor Reinstates Protections For LGBTQ State Employees
By John Hanna, AP
Gov. Laura Kelly’s executive order was her first official action since taking office Monday.
Kansas Lawmaker Says She Left Republican Party To Join 'Wave Of Common Sense'
State Sen. Dinah Sykes said she was sick of having to answer whether she agreed with Trump's "absurd" tweets.
Kansas Senator Pat Roberts Won't Seek Re-Election In 2020
By John Hanna, AP
The Republican will retire at the end of his term.
2 More Kansas Republicans Just Left Their Party To Become Democrats
They join two other GOP lawmakers in the state who have defected from the party this month.
Kansas Governor Calls On County Official To Resign Over 'Master Race' Comment
Leavenworth County Commissioner Louis Klemp made the remark to a black city planner at a public meeting last week.
'Every Drop Of Decency Is Fought For': LGBTQ Activist Shares Story Of Politics At Work
Voters in Kansas made history last week when they elected the state's first openly gay congressperson, Sharice Davids.
45 Million More Americans Will Live In Democratic-Run States
Democrats won full control the levers of power in Colorado, Illinois, Maine, New Mexico, Nevada and New York.
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