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Saturday, May 30, 2015 - 10:26

IRVING, Texas (AP) — Big 12 schools will split up a record $252 million in revenue, the ninth year in a row of increases.  The revenue total for the 10 schools was revealed yesterday (FRI) at the end of the conference's spring meetings. Kansas and Kansas State will get average full shares of about $25.6 million for the 2015 to 2016 academic year.

Saturday, May 30, 2015 - 10:22

Here are the latest news summaries from the Associated Press.

The Kansas Senate chamber. (Photo by Stephen Koranda)
Saturday, May 30, 2015 - 00:00

Senators will be in meetings Saturday and will debate tax plans Sunday.

Friday, May 29, 2015 - 18:43

The lackluster revenue report is largely due to disappointing sales tax collections. 

Friday, May 29, 2015 - 18:15

The governor's plan comes after a contentious day of budget and tax discussions at the Kansas Statehouse. 

Photo by Stephen Koranda
Friday, May 29, 2015 - 18:01

The plan is modest, but allows for a House/Senate conference committee that can work on tax issues.

Vanya Shivashankar of Olathe and Gokul Venkatachalam of Chesterfield, Missouri, are the co-champions of the 2015 Scripps National Spelling Bee (Image credit: Mark Bowen/Scripps National Spelling Bee)
Friday, May 29, 2015 - 12:10

Vanya Shivashankar of Olathe joins the elite club of National Spelling Bee champions and co-champions. Congratulations, Vanya!  We are all so proud of you! 

Sprint Center, Kansas City, Missouri
Friday, May 29, 2015 - 11:14

The Big 12 Conference announced a new agreement Thursday to keep the tournament in Kansas City through 2020. 

Friday, May 29, 2015 - 11:02

The federal Environmental Protection Agency is preparing to set new limits on greenhouse gas emissions. Governor Brownback says the state should be allowed to decide how it wants to meet the stricter standards. 

Friday, May 29, 2015 - 10:53

Here's a summary of the day's Kansas news headlines from the Associated Press.

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