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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 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.

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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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1 Mistake Every NFL Team Must Avoid Maki...

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 Kansas

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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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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KU football adds new special teams coord...

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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Shaka Smart, Texas basketball are ‘here to win’ on unprecedented ...

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

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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

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4 Best Ways to Compost This Spring

Why should I compost? Well, the answer is simple—it's beneficial for the environment, it reduces waste, it improves soil health, it conserves resources, and it's rewarding!

Home & Garden
Dozens of Recipes for When You're Stuck ...

Cooking and eating at home can get boring fast when you're stuck at home. We've compiled some of our favorite recipes over the past year to help you stay well-fed, happy, and healthy. Let's get started!

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VIDEO: Research Finds Snakes Can Climb Trees Like a Lasso

Colorado State University (CSU) researchers were examining the use of baffles (often a long deterrent, sometimes in a shape of a stovepipe, a cone, and more) to protect the nests of Micronesia starlings on Guam when they noticed snakes hitching their way up trees in a unique way.

World
'Demonic' Dog Put Up for Adoption in Bru...

New Jersey woman puts New Jersey chihuahua up for adoption on Facebook because he drives her crazy. Woman says chihuahua hates animals, men, and children and compares him to a gremlin.

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Starbucks Is Celebrating Earth Month By ...

April is Earth Month, and Starbucks is celebrating by giving you the chance to win freebies and discounts. Similar to its Starbucks for Life game, this game combines instant-win but with puzzles, for an added twist.

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McDonald's Closing Hundreds of Restaurants Inside Walmart

The restaurants have suffered due to the loss of foot traffic and migration to drive-thru and delivery service.

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FDA and CDC Recommend 'Pause' for the Jo...

Six people experienced a rare and dangerous blot clot after receiving the Johnson & Johnson single-dose vaccine.

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Prince Phillip's Funeral: Everything We ...

Preparations for Prince Phillip's funeral are underway, and here's everything we know thus far. Prince Phillip's funeral will take place on Saturday, April 17, at 3 p.m. (BST), at St. George's Chapel at Windsor Castle.

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8 Natural Ways to Control Seasonal Allergies

Here we go again: it's allergy season. But before you reach for that over-the-counter or doctor-prescribed medication, let’s discuss what causes allergies and what the best way is to naturally control them!

Wellness
You Can Now Order a 'Cinnamon Toast Crun...

If you know what to ask for, you can order a Cinnamon Toast Crunch drink at Starbucks.

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New Music Review: Songs Released April 4...

It's our weekly song review where we review five new songs released this past week, April 4 –11. We're covering Twenty One Pilots, Doja Cat, Surfaces, and more!

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Every Title Coming to Disney+ This Month

April 2021: New month, new year, new Disney+ titles. Get ready, there are a ton of great titles coming to Disney+ this month!

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