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Friday, May 29, 2015 - 04:20

The 2015 Lawrence Busker Festival has moved from August to May and will coincide this year with the Art Tougeau Wheeled Art Parade. It's all happening this weekend in downtown Lawrence.

House Speaker Ray Merrick talks with staff members after debate on the bill was blocked. (Photo by Stephen Koranda)
Thursday, May 28, 2015 - 17:16

Opponents of the bill were able to block it from coming the House floor for debate.

Brownback during a press conference last month. (Photo by Stephen Koranda)
Thursday, May 28, 2015 - 16:53

State employee furloughs could begin in June if lawmakers don't come to a budget agreement.

Thursday, May 28, 2015 - 15:56

The governor is hoping to give the state more of a say in enforcement of federal air quality standards. 

Spelling bee contestant Vanya Shivashankar of Olathe (Image credit: Mark Bowen/Scripps National Spelling Bee)
Thursday, May 28, 2015 - 12:54

Olathe 8th-grader Vanya Shivashankar has made it to the finals of the 2015 Scripps National Spelling Bee! 

Byer's Home in Emmett, Kansas
Thursday, May 28, 2015 - 10:53

Kansas City, Missouri native headed NCAA in 1950s.

Thursday, May 28, 2015 - 10:36

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

Kansas State University Photo Services
Thursday, May 28, 2015 - 01:30

Protecting America from terrorists is undergoing a major shift. U.S. Department of Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson cautioned against "home-grown" terrorists, speaking at Kansas State University, just before yesterday's (WED) groundbreaking ceremony for the National Bio and Agro-Defense Facility.

Photo by Stephen Koranda
Wednesday, May 27, 2015 - 21:13

The hours-long debate started with a lawmaker comparing the tax bill to catfish stink bait.

Wednesday, May 27, 2015 - 20:57

The bill would have raised a variety of taxes to close the budget gap.

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