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November 19, 2014

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  • Kansas secretary of state to seek expanded power
    TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) -- Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach said Friday that next year he'll revive a proposal to give his office the power to prosecute election fraud cases, though he could face bipartisan skepticism from legislators....
  • Los Angeles phone scam targets people nationwide
    LOS ANGELES (AP) -- A months-old phone scam that originated in Los Angeles is now targeting people across the country....
  • Apparent settlement reached in National Beef case
    WICHITA, Kan. (AP) -- An apparent settlement has been reached in the class action lawsuit against National Beef brought by workers at its Liberal, Kansas, meatpacking plant, according to a court filing Friday....
  • New Baker President Lynne Murray sworn in
    BALDWIN CITY, Kan. (AP) -- A top administrator at the nation's leading university for the deaf and hard of hearing has been sworn in as the new president of Baker University in northeast Kansas....
  • ACLU to amend gay-marriage lawsuit against Kansas
    WICHITA, Kan. (AP) -- The lawyer suing to overturn Kansas' ban on same-sex marriage plans to amend the lawsuit to try to win state benefits for gay couples already married....
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