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Robby Steinhardt Dies: Violinist, Foundi...

Robby Steinhardt, the violinist and co-lead vocalist of the rock band Kansas, died Saturday several months after seeming to recover from acute septic shock at a Tampa hospital following a case of

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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 ...

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Franchise tagging Justin Simmons for a s...

The clock is officially ticking on Broncos safety Justin Simmons' future in Denver. The NFL's franchise tag window opened Tuesday and closes March 9. If the Broncos want to tag Simmons for a second consecutive season,

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Kansas Dept. of Labor releases unemploym...

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 sports faces uncertain fut...

“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.

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Amid tussle over executive powers, Repub...

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

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1 Mistake Every NFL Team Must Avoid Making in the 2021 NFL Draft

Winning the NFL draft isn't nearly as important as winning on the field. Over the long term, a team's draft success is often defined more by the mistakes it avoided rather than the home runs it

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Cast of Apple TV+ Series 'Ted Lasso' to ...

The Paley Center for Media today announced the full lineup of programming for its virtual PaleyFest LA 2021 television festival next month,

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How To Watch: No. 14 Texas VS No. 17 Kan...

The Texas Longhorns men's basketball team is looking to get back on track on Tuesday when they welcome the Kansas Jayhawks to the Erwin Center

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KU football adds new special teams coordinator, outside linebacke...

Les Miles’ third-year Kansas football coaching staff has undergone another offseason transformation. Miles on Monday morning announced the hiring of Jake Schoonover as the Jayhawks’ new special teams coordinator and outside linebackers coach.

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Iowa State soccer releases spring schedu...

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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US Life Expectancy in 2020 Saw Biggest D...

According to a new report by the CDC, life expectancy for Americans fell by a year and a half in 2020. The agency attributed this steep decline mainly to deaths as a result of the coronavirus pandemic.

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Outbreaks From Unvaccinated Football Pla...

NFL teams will forfeit games if their team experiences COVID-19 outbreaks. The other team will win the game, although no players will get paid. New NFL rules regarding the upcoming season will be in effect.

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Sam's Club Is Selling Cinnamon Toast Crunch Popcorn

General Mills and Sam's Club teamed up to release a Cinnamon Toast Crunch Popcorn. Each 20-ounce bag will be exclusively sold at Sam's Club locations by the end of July!

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WATCH: Hammerhead Shark Appears to Charg...

A recent visitor to Panama City Beach appeared to be almost attacked by a hammerhead shark. The truth, according to the man who caught it all on video, might be more nuanced.

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Queer Pride—Thoughts on Racism, Drag Que...

In the final article in our Queer Pride interview series, Max and Sean get "real" with us about the LGBTQIA community and open up about what "home" really feels like.

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Funniest Reactions to the Olympics Opening Ceremony Uniforms

People all over the world watched the Olympics Opening Ceremony and each one had something to say about each country's fashion choices. Check out some of the funniest reactions to the Olympics Opening Ceremony uniforms.

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For the Spice Girls' 25th Anniversary, R...

You can rent the original Spice Girls "Spice World" double-decker Spice Bus on Airbnb for a 25th anniversary, themed getaway.

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Mama Deer Comes to the Rescue of a Cryin...

Mama knows best, even if she has 4 legs and large ears. Check out this Ohio mama's TikTok video.

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VIDEO: Life-Sized Pictogram Steals the Show at the Opening Ceremo...

Forget angelic choirs of children, state-of-the-art technology, or giant fireworks, the star of the show at the opening ceremony this year was ... a pictogram.

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Florida Condo Collapse: Victims to Recei...

A judge is expediting the case in order to get money to the victims as quickly as possible.

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The Cleveland Indians Will Now Be Known ...

It's the end of an era—the Cleveland Indians will be no more ... the name, that is. At the end of the 2021 season, they will assume their new namesake, the Cleveland Guardians.

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Chipotle Celebrates Olympians With Gold Foil Wrappers

For a limited time beginning on July 23, Chipotle will be wrapping its signature burritos in gold foil. Fans can also order special menu items created by Olympic athletes competing in the summer games.

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