Kansas

February 14, 2018 - 6:24 am
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) - Kansas Gov. Jeff Colyer has picked Tracey Mann to serve as the state's next lieutenant governor. The new Republican governor announced his appointment of the 41-year-old Mann during a Kansas Livestock Association dinner in Topeka. I am proud to introduce the new Lt. Governor of...
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February 12, 2018 - 12:40 pm
A legal rollercoaster continues for a Lawrence, KS resident who's trying to stay in the US with his family. Today a judge overturned the stay of removal for Syed Jamal. He was taken out of a detention facility in Texas early this morning and was in the process of being deported back to his native...
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February 10, 2018 - 9:13 am
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) - A bill in the Kansas House would earmark $8 million in lottery proceeds to finance state water programs. The bill would require that $8 million in appropriations to the State Water Plan be drawn entirely from the Economic Development Initiatives Fund, which uses lottery revenue...
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February 05, 2018 - 1:17 pm
Retailers are looking to cash in on our wintry weather, as people stock up on supplies like melt salt and snow shovels. Tuesday, more snow is expected to fall across the Kansas City Metro, following on the heels of a couple of inches that fell over the weekend. Predictions have anywhere from 1" to...
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January 16, 2018 - 5:18 am
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) - Svi Mykhailiuk scored 17 points, including 12 over the final seven minutes, and No. 10 Kansas roared back from a big deficit to beat No. 6 West Virginia 71-66 on Monday night. Devonte Graham added 16 points and Udoka Azubuike scored 10 for the Jayhawks (15-3, 5-1 Big 12)...
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January 10, 2018 - 6:35 am
LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) - Malik Newman scored a career-high 27 points, Svi Mykhailiuk added 23 and No. 12 Kansas staved off an upset bid by Iowa State, pulling away in the closing minutes for an 83-78 victory Tuesday night. Malik Newman will not be denied. Blocks a shot on one end and finishes the play...
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November 29, 2017 - 6:29 am
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) - Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback is traveling to Washington to meet with Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell. McConnell's spokesman, David Popp, confirmed the meeting is scheduled for Wednesday. The Kansas City Star reports Popp would not discuss the reason for the meeting but it...
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Police cars outside the Lenexa Costco on Sunday, November 26
November 28, 2017 - 1:21 pm
LENEXA, Kan. (AP) - Lenexa police say a man who was shot to death by an off-duty officer at a Costco in Kansas didn't appear to have specific targets when he walked into the store screaming and waving a gun. Investigators say 58-year-old Ronald Hunt was living in his truck in the Costco parking lot...
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