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Here's a look at area headlines from the Associated Press, as compiled by KPR news staffers.

Former Wichita Mayor Carl Brewer (Photo credit: Hugo Phan, KMUW-Wichita)

Former Wichita Mayor Carl Brewer is running for governor of Kansas. If elected, he'd be the first African-American to hold that job.

Two KU economists examined the issue of "medical divorce," which happens when married couples divorce in order to qualify for Medicaid benefits.

The bill would have made around 300,000 low-income Kansans eligible for KanCare. 

Here's a look at area headlines from the Associated Press

Here's a look at area headlines from the Associated Press, as compiled by KPR news staffers.
 

 The bill would reinstate income taxes for farms and businesses in Kansas.

Weiqiang Zhang was convicted of giving the prorietary seeds to a Chinese delegation of scientists. (Photo: Kansas State University)

Ventria Bioscience in Junction City has genetically engineered rice for use in medicine.

Harvest Public Media is a reporting project specializing in agricultural and rural issues.

A Pew Research Center study showed undocumented workers make up about 26 percent of the nation’s agricultural workforce.

Governor Sam Brownback at a signing ceremony in his office. (Photo by Stephen Koranda)

Governor Brownback has blasted the bill, but hasn't specifically said he'll veto it.

Here's a summary of Kansas news headlines from the Associated Press, compiled by KPR staff.

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