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Iowa State soccer releases spring schedule

Iowa State women’s soccer will be back in action as the team announced their spring schedule for this season. The Cyclones will play five games as they will face University of Northern Iowa (Feb. 28),

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Shaka Smart, Texas basketball are ‘here ...

Texas’ senior night won’t have the same pop it did last year. Instead of a roaring crowd of nearly 13,000 fans anxious to see the Longhorns try to

Area Athlete of the Week: Emporia's Brax...

DIVING SOPHOMORE. HIS PERFORMANCE: Higgins capped an undefeated season with his first Class 5-1A State Diving Championship on Saturday in Lenexa. After

Men’s preview: No. 14 Texas vs. No. 17 Kansas

Texas is supposed to have six regular-season games remaining. However, only one of those is at home. Thus, Tuesday is the home finale and senior night. The school will honor walk-ons Drayton Whiteside and Blake Nevins along with key support staff members.

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Grain rail, truck traffic improves as te...

As thermometers began to elevate late last week across the US Upper Midwest, northern and southern Plains and most of the Central states, the grain transportation logistics picture improved. While a mid-February extended cold snap spurred conversations about potential winterkill damage to dormant winter wheat crops,

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As Cities Grapple With Climate Change, G...

Facing the rising threat of wildfire and extreme drought, Flagstaff, Ariz., unveiled an ambitious effort two years ago to cut the heat-trapping emissions

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NFL Mailbag: When and Where Will Wentz Be Traded?

Plus, a 49ers fit among draft QBs, Belichick’s future, whether QBs like Rodgers and Wilson will have more say in personnel decisions, and more.

Kansas to Take on Kansas State in Manhat...

No. 23/24 Kansas (15-7, 9-5) takes a three-game winning streak into the Dillons Sunflower Showdown at Kansas State (5-17, 1-12) Wednesday, Feb. 17, at

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Micah Parsons makes jump in new ...

Former Penn State football star Micah Parsons is moving in the right direction upon publication of an updated 2021 mock draft from This 32-pick rundown, revealed Tuesday, marked a second attempt by analyst Daniel Jeremiah to forecast what awaits April 29.

Iowa State travels to Kansas to take on Jayhawks

After their first matchup was rescheduled for later in the season, Iowa State will travel to Lawrence, Kansas, to take on the Jayhawks for the first time this season Wednesday.

Wildcats keep positive outlook for secon...

Kansas State coach Bruce Weber has been impressed by the Wildcats' resilience through a 12-game losing streak.

Abilene Grad and Southeast of Saline Gra...

A pair of men, originally from the Salina area, are honored by Kansas State University for professional success in their careers. Charles Wilson–an Abilene High School graduatei

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Texas man sentenced for Kansas crash

A Texas man has been sentenced to three years and two months in prison in a deadly Kansas crash. The Hutchinson News reports ... in the April 2017 crash that killed Stephanie Futral, of Wichita, A state trooper testified at the preliminary hearing that ...

Kansas Dept. of Labor releases unemployment fraud attempts, payme...

The Kansas Department of Labor (KDOL) releases data on the fraud attempts and fraud payments the agency has paid since the start of 2020.

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Bill restricting transgender youths in s...

“I am concerned that some of the dialogue, as we are asking questions and then responses, that we are not allowing that to happen in the committee process,” said Senate Minority Leader Dinah Sykes, D-Lenexa ... decision here in Kansas to preserve ...

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Oklahoma vs. Kansas State score: Sooners...

The Sooners (14-6, 9-5 Big 12) will fall off the No. 2 seed line after the defeat, which qualifies as one of the worst imaginable losses for a team playing in a major conference. Kansas State (7-18, 3-13 Big 12) had lost 13 straight games until it beat TCU on Saturday.

Amid tussle over executive powers, Republicans push for power to ...

Republican legislators are pushing to resurrect a dormant mechanism of rejecting orders crafted by state agencies.

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LIVE: Kansas State 62, Oklahoma 57 FINAL

K-State played 5 consecutive Top 25 foes (No. 23/22 Kansas, No. 13/11 Texas Tech, No. 13/13 Texas, No. 23/22 State and No. 23/24 Kansas) before playing at TCU on Saturday. The Wildcats have lost 15 in a row against ranked opponents,

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Bill Would Give Offenders A Way Out Of P...

The Kansas Offenders Registration Act was implemented ... Seth Wescott, a psychologist and director of a sex offender treatment program in Lenexa, said it is more comfortable to look at current ...

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Kansas man with Proud Boys ties arrested in US Capitol riot

A man linked to the Kansas City metro chapter of the Proud Boys was charged Monday with conspiring with members of the group to participate in the riots at the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6.

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How Royals' infield looks early in sprin...

The Royals are returning a pair of elite fielders in their middle infield this season. They’ll see a familiar face at third base. And they’ve welcomed a new teammate -- who was a longtime opponent -- to anchor first base for the next two years.

Lon Kruger breaks down what caused upset...

Oklahoma was a double-digit favorite over Kansas State entering the game but was no match for the defensive performance that the home team put out on the floor. The Wildcats — who gave up 76 points on 46% shooting the last time these two teams squared off — held the Sooners to a mere 57 points on 39.

Soon Kansas farmers might have another way of making money off th...

The Texas-based company is hoping to build a factory in Kansas making surfboards, coffee tables and pallets with its byproduct.

Patrick Jones II's Potential May Be Too ...

Pittsburgh EDGE Patrick Jones II is an athletic prospect with a high ceiling. That combination is right up the Kansas City Chiefs' alley.

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8 Best Female Protagonists in Video Game...

A bounty hunter in space, apocalypse survivors, a Spartan mercenary—check out this list of the best female protagonists in games.

Top 5 Songs Released This Week, May 9–16

It's our weekly music review where we dissect five new songs released this past week. Let us know if your favorite artist is on this music list.

VIDEO: What Happens When a Wolf Pack Surrounds a Grizzly in Yello...

This video, posted to YouTube by Tied to Nature on October 18, shows a Grizzly bear being surrounded by a pack of wolves in Yellowstone National Park.

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41 Things You Only Miss About College On...

At some moment post-graduation, you'll finally get hit with the realization that it's over. You may be relishing the prospect of no schoolwork ever again, but there are some things you are definitely going to miss about college.

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Wellness: How to Treat Sunburns at Home

Summer days spent outside often mean the occasional sunburn, no matter how careful you are. Here are some simple home remedies to make you feel better.

So, Cheez-It Crackers Is Selling a Cake for Its 100th Anniversary...

Celebrity Chef Stephanie Izard to create a special-edition birthday cake with Cheez-It Crackers. The cake will be available nationwide for purchase through Goldbelly for a limited time.

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Man Wears 'Life-Like' Mask to Commit Bur...

Rockim Prowell was taken into custody by Beverly Hills Police on May 2. He allegedly wore a realistic mask to conceal his identity.

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Cracking the Code on Gen Z Slang: Slaps,...

Need to talk to your kids but can't understand what they're saying? Need a guide to Gen Z slang and lingo? We've got the definitions to "cap," "simp," "sus," and so many more!

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Sinbad’s 'Shazaam': The Strange Case of a Movie That Doesn’t Exis...

Many people remember a movie where Sinbad plays a genie and grants wishes to two children. However, there is no evidence that this movie ever existed.

WATCH: Raw Footage of Florida Fisherman ...

While tarpon fishing near the everglades, this Florida resident somehow kept his wits about him as he captured his own narrow escape from an alligator attack.

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Smithsonian Launches Educational Cruises...

Smithsonian has partnered with Ponant Cruise Line to offer unforgettable cruise experiences.

Target to Stop Selling Trading Cards in Stores

After a violent incident, Target will no longer sell Pokémon and select sports trading cards in stores.

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