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  • Second developer interested in casino in SE Kansas
    PITTSBURG, Kan. (AP) -- Odds for southeast Kansas getting a casino have improved after a second developer expressed interest in the project and a Pittsburg city commission approved early procedural steps....
  • Kansas State football coach endorses Sen. Roberts
    TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) -- Beloved Kansas State University football coach Bill Snyder on Thursday endorsed Sen. Pat Roberts for re-election and is appearing in a new television ad for the three-term Republican incumbent, potentially giving the GOP a boost in a race with national implications....
  • Washburn pledges to stop sexual violence on campus
    TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) -- Washburn University faculty, staff and students are pledging to help stop sexual violence on campus....
  • Kansas governor uses EPA rule to tie foe to Obama
    TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) -- A protest by Kansas regulators against federal efforts to limit carbon emissions is giving Republican Gov. Sam Brownback an opportunity in the final days of his close re-election race to tie his Democratic rival to President Barack Obama....
  • Orman seeks votes in Roberts' rural Kansas base
    NEWTON, Kan. (AP) -- Standing in front of a 96-year-old barn on a south-central Kansas farm, independent challenger Greg Orman asserted Wednesday that Republican U.S. Sen. Pat Roberts no longer represens the interests of small-town and farm voters who have long formed the bedrock of his political career....
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