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Devin White slams ‘cocky’ Chiefs for dumb gameplan

Devin White ripped the Kansas City Chiefs' Super Bowl 55 gameplan to shreds on Undisputed. Devin White and his Tampa Bay Buccaneers had no issues

Top Kansas official expects ‘pockets’ of...

Kansas is likely to have pockets of a new, more contagious coronavirus variant first identified in the United Kingdom, and public health officials believe it could become

ECU's game Sunday at Wichita State postp...

ECU has now had seven conference games postponed or canceled due to COVID-19 issues. It was announced earlier this week by the American that the second matchup between ECU and Wichita State - scheduled to be played in Greenville - would not be played at all.

GT Midwest Joins the Kansas Distribution Alliance

The Kansas Distribution Alliance is proud to announce that industrial supply and manufacturing company GT Midwest has joined

Gonzaga and Baylor Remain Atop AP Top 25...

Gonzaga and Baylor lead an unchanged quartet atop The Associated Press men’s college basketball poll, while Kansas has returned to the rankings at No. 23 after a one-week absence. Coach Mark Few’s Bulldogs received 59 of 64 first-place votes in Monday’s latest AP Top 25,

The Kansas Educational Establishment Att...

The Kansas Tax Credit for Low Income Students Scholarship Program is not a threat to Kansas public schools in either its current form or in the form that legislators hope to change it to.

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Kansas adult care homes could get COVID-19 legal immunity

When Kansas lawmakers met last year to quickly craft emergency legislation in response to the pandemic's onset, they provided businesses and healthcare providers with immunity from civil liability related to COVID-19.

Kansas measure would criminalize care fo...

Kansas legislation that would make it a felony for doctors to provide medical treatments that help transgender youth transition is unlikely to get a hearing

Here's How Coronavirus Is Affecting Wich...

The federal Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services has been tracking the number of coronavirus cases and deaths in nursing homes, including some in Wichita. CMS reported around 15,000 nursing home resident COVID-19 cases nationwide during the week of Jan.

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Wichita Public Schools Drops 'Redskins' Name From North High

Wichita North High School will no longer be the Redskins. The school board voted 6-0 Monday night to drop the controversial mascot at the recommendation of

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Missing Kansas Teen Found Dead Within Da...

A missing teen from Kansas was found dead in her car not long after her boyfriend was apparently shot dead. Kaylah Blackmon, 18, was found dead in her gray 2005 Ford Escape early Thursday, according to a police statement obtained by Oxygen.

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KCC completes investigation of Wichita a...

The Kansas Corporation Commission has completed an investigation into whether the recent string of earthquakes occurring in the Wichita area are relate

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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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Franchise tagging Justin Simmons for a second-straight season mig...

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,

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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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

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,

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

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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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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Area Athlete of the Week: Emporia's Braxton Higgins

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 K...

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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Ouija Boards: Evil or Unbelievable?

Here we look at a brief history of the Ouija board, and why we tend to believe more in the supernatural, depending on our circumstances.

Three Words: Pumpkin. French. Toast.

Add a bit of fall flavor to your breakfast with this seasonal Pumpkin French Toast recipe!

How to Order the 'Hocus Pocus' Frappuccinos From Starbucks' Secre...

Starbucks' secret menu items now include Frappucinos that represent the Sanderson Sisters from "Hocus Pocus."

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Disney+ Reboots 'Cheaper by the Dozen' W...

Disney+ will release a "Cheaper by the Dozen" reboot featuring Zach Braff and Gabrielle Union and written by the creator and producer of "Black-ish" and "Grown-ish" in 2022.

HBO Cut Ties With Amazon Prime and Milli...

Streamers everywhere were surprised with an email this week informing them that HBO would no longer be available through Amazon Prime. Here's what you need to know.

Terrifying Video Shows 16-Year-Old Surfer Getting Attacked By a S...

16-year-old surfer Doyle Nielson was bit by a six-foot-long shark off New Smyrna Beach, the "unofficial shark-bite capital of the world."

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McDonald's Debuts Walt Disney World Happ...

Take home a piece of Disney magic with a Happy Meal anniversary toy, available while supplies last.

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VIDEO: New Jersey Teacher Jumps Into Mov...

The heroic teacher, who was on her orthopedic boot, quickly jumped into the unmanned vehicle moving towards the children.

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Top Gymnasts Rebuke the FBI for Botched Larry Nassar Trial

Top gymnasts McKayla Maroney, Aly Raisman, Simone Biles, and Maggie Nichols bore testimony against the FBI agents who mishandled and allegedly falsified statements in the investigation into Larry Nassar abuse claims.

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Taco Bell Testing Monthly Taco Subscript...

If you love tacos, Taco Bell has a deal for you. The fast-food taco chain is testing a new taco subscription that will allow fans to get one taco every day for 30 days for a flat rate. The Taco Lovers Pass will be available at select stores in Arizona.

4 Slow Cooker Recipes to Keep You Warm T...

Is there anything better than coming home to find your dinner simmering away in a slow cooker? Here are some simple crockpot recipes that anyone can tackle.

7 Unusual Things to Do With Your Body After You Die

Your funeral is your last chance to make an impact on the social scene. I mean, literally, it is your last human chance. So own it, sweetheart.

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