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  • Democrat raises $1.1M in Kansas governor's race
    TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) -- Democratic challenger Paul Davis raised more money from contributions this year than Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback, but the Republican incumbent enters this fall's race with significantly more cash, reports from their campaigns showed Monday....
  • Kansas capital case rulings prompt legislative ire
    TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) -- The Kansas Supreme Court's decision to overturn two brothers' death sentences for a notorious robbery, rape and killing rampage will likely fuel another push by conservative Republicans to give the governor and legislators more say in how the justices are chosen....
  • Kansas man found dead on Longs Peak identified
    ROCKY MOUNTAIN NATIONAL PARK, Colo. (AP) -- Officials have released the name of a man whose body was found on Longs Peak in Rocky Mountain National Park....
  • Kansas City, Kansas, abortion clinic closed
    WICHITA, Kan. (AP) -- One of Kansas' four remaining abortion clinics has closed amid a hostile political climate, financial challenges and apathy among younger women when it comes to abortion rights, its outgoing manager said Monday....
  • Orman says he's true GOP foe in Kansas Senate race
    TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) -- Independent candidate Greg Orman portrayed himself Monday as the leading challenger in the U.S. Senate race in Kansas, saying his early, vigorous campaign for Republican incumbent Pat Roberts' seat makes him more viable than the leading Democratic contender....
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