The Kansan - Newton, KS
Updated at 6:56 PM

Nate Silver, a superstar of political polling analysis over the past six years, does not design or conduct polls himself. Rather, he interprets them with amazing accuracy.

Posted at 5:01 PM

By Chad FreyNewton KansanWednesday morning students walked into a classroom in Chisholm Middle school with an iPad in hand, scanned a qr-code (an internet based bar code) and started taking a quiz.No paper. No pencils. The...

Updated at 4:08 PM

Dave Granlund cartoon on the Home Depot data breach.

Updated at 3:28 PM

A one-shot carnival is not a "debate" and what will take place Aug. 6 at the state fair in Hutchinson is appropriately near the stench of animal manure.Every election cycle, the arrogant manipulators of public opinion...

Updated at 3:18 PM

The weekly newspaper editor couldn’t sleep.He’d done something terrible.At least, he was pretty sure he’d done something terrible.That’s why he couldn’t sleep.It was the agony of uncertainty.He could see the word in his mind.

Updated at 3:07 PM

The Ladies Auxiliary VFW #971 recently announced Scholarship Programs being offered to students attending area schools. Information and applications for the following programs is available from school counselors:Voice of...

Posted at 3:05 PM

Legendary comedienne Joan Rivers died Thursday after being taken off of life support, her daughter

Posted at 2:00 PM

Promising to "storm your barricades with cars packed with gunpowder," al-Qaida announced Thursday it had created an Indian branch that the terror network vowed would bring Islamic rule to the entire subcontinent.

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