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Sat, 25 Jun 2016 21:59:51 +0000 Legislature passes school bill http://www.thekansan.com/news/20160625/legislature-passes-school-bill?rssfeed=true Sat, 25 Jun 2016 06:01:00 +0000 Chad Frey Newton Kansan @ChadFrey http://www.thekansan.com/news/20160625/legislature-passes-school-bill ICYMI: Donald Trump applauds the Brexit, Lewandowski out and Clinton speaks on the economy http://elections.gatehousemedia.com/icymi-donald-trump-applauds-brexit-lewandowski-clinton-speaks-economy/?sitename=thekansan?rssfeed=true Sat, 25 Jun 2016 04:01:00 +0000 Thom Fain/Briefing http://elections.gatehousemedia.com/icymi-donald-trump-applauds-brexit-lewandowski-clinton-speaks-economy/?sitename=thekansan What happened at the Democratic National Convention in 1968? http://elections.gatehousemedia.com/1968-chicago/?sitename=thekansan?rssfeed=true Sat, 25 Jun 2016 04:01:00 +0000 Thom Fain/Briefing http://elections.gatehousemedia.com/1968-chicago/?sitename=thekansan There's a surprise Trump VP pick no one is talking about, ex-adviser says http://elections.gatehousemedia.com/theres-surprise-trump-vp-pick-no-one-talking-ex-adviser-says/?sitename=thekansan?rssfeed=true Fri, 24 Jun 2016 20:05:39 +0000 Oliver Darcy/Business Insider http://elections.gatehousemedia.com/theres-surprise-trump-vp-pick-no-one-talking-ex-adviser-says/?sitename=thekansan 3 reasons Brexit does not portend a Donald Trump victory http://elections.gatehousemedia.com/3-reasons-brexit-not-portend-donald-trump-victory/?sitename=thekansan?rssfeed=true Fri, 24 Jun 2016 19:59:09 +0000 Josh Barro/Business Insider http://elections.gatehousemedia.com/3-reasons-brexit-not-portend-donald-trump-victory/?sitename=thekansan Documents detail abuse allegations against Nachtigals http://www.thekansan.com/news/20160624/documents-detail-abuse-allegations-against-nachtigals?rssfeed=true Fri, 24 Jun 2016 19:39:47 +0000 Bill Draper Associated Press http://www.thekansan.com/news/20160624/documents-detail-abuse-allegations-against-nachtigals This one chart spells big trouble for Donald Trump's campaign http://elections.gatehousemedia.com/one-chart-spells-big-trouble-donald-trumps-campaign/?sitename=thekansan?rssfeed=true Fri, 24 Jun 2016 18:19:20 +0000 Palmer Gibbs/Graphiq http://elections.gatehousemedia.com/one-chart-spells-big-trouble-donald-trumps-campaign/?sitename=thekansan We lost count of how many crazy things Donald Trump said about the Brexit vote http://elections.gatehousemedia.com/we-lost-count-of-how-many-crazy-things-donald-trump-said-about-the-brexit-vote/ ?sitename=thekansan?rssfeed=true Fri, 24 Jun 2016 16:12:17 +0000 Thom Fain/Briefing http://elections.gatehousemedia.com/we-lost-count-of-how-many-crazy-things-donald-trump-said-about-the-brexit-vote/ ?sitename=thekansan 8th-grader is so good at impersonating presidents, Jimmy Fallon is taking notes http://elections.gatehousemedia.com/8th-grader-is-so-good-at-impersonating-presidents-jimmy-fallon-is-taking-notes/ ?sitename=thekansan?rssfeed=true Fri, 24 Jun 2016 15:50:23 +0000 Thom Fain/Briefing http://elections.gatehousemedia.com/8th-grader-is-so-good-at-impersonating-presidents-jimmy-fallon-is-taking-notes/ ?sitename=thekansan Stabbing update — "It is not going to go anywhere" http://www.thekansan.com/news/20160624/stabbing-update---it-is-not-going-to-go-anywhere?rssfeed=true Fri, 24 Jun 2016 15:21:33 +0000 http://www.thekansan.com/news/20160624/stabbing-update---it-is-not-going-to-go-anywhere A politician actually put up a billboard that said, 'Make America White Again' http://elections.gatehousemedia.com/politician-actually-put-billboard-said-make-america-white/?sitename=thekansan?rssfeed=true Fri, 24 Jun 2016 18:56:06 +0000 Lindsey Bever/Washington Post http://elections.gatehousemedia.com/politician-actually-put-billboard-said-make-america-white/?sitename=thekansan Did you know that Ronald Reagan had one of the most crushing election wins ever? http://elections.gatehousemedia.com/tbt-biggest-landslide-wins-ever-president/?sitename=thekansan?rssfeed=true Thu, 23 Jun 2016 21:53:57 +0000 Thom Fain/Briefing http://elections.gatehousemedia.com/tbt-biggest-landslide-wins-ever-president/?sitename=thekansan President Obama trolled Donald Trump by laughing at the notion that the businessman is the most successful http://elections.gatehousemedia.com/president-obama-trolled-donald-trump-saying-stinks-businessman/?sitename=thekansan?rssfeed=true Thu, 23 Jun 2016 17:39:42 +0000 Maxwell Tani/Business Insider http://elections.gatehousemedia.com/president-obama-trolled-donald-trump-saying-stinks-businessman/?sitename=thekansan Why did the Democrats stage a sit-in over gun vote? http://elections.gatehousemedia.com/why-did-the-democrats-stage-a-sit-in-over-gun-vote/?sitename=thekansan?rssfeed=true Thu, 23 Jun 2016 17:00:11 +0000 Thom Fain/Briefing http://elections.gatehousemedia.com/why-did-the-democrats-stage-a-sit-in-over-gun-vote/?sitename=thekansan Here's who tops the list of America's most followed members of Congress http://elections.gatehousemedia.com/here-are-americas-most-followed-members-of-congress/?sitename=thekansan?rssfeed=true Thu, 23 Jun 2016 14:57:55 +0000 Palmer Gibbs/Graphiq http://elections.gatehousemedia.com/here-are-americas-most-followed-members-of-congress/?sitename=thekansan How would a Brexit affect the US? http://elections.gatehousemedia.com/how-would-a-brexit-affect-the-us/?sitename=thekansan?rssfeed=true Thu, 23 Jun 2016 13:30:30 +0000 Akin Oyedele/Business Insider http://elections.gatehousemedia.com/how-would-a-brexit-affect-the-us/?sitename=thekansan Five things House Democrats' sit-in on guns will change. And one it won't. http://elections.gatehousemedia.com/five-things-house-democrats-sit-guns-will-change-one-wont/?sitename=thekansan?rssfeed=true Thu, 23 Jun 2016 12:47:45 +0000 Chris Cillizza/Washington Post http://elections.gatehousemedia.com/five-things-house-democrats-sit-guns-will-change-one-wont/?sitename=thekansan Here's what President Trump's first 100 days in office would look like http://elections.gatehousemedia.com/heres-president-trumps-first-100-days-office-look-like/?sitename=thekansan?rssfeed=true Wed, 22 Jun 2016 19:41:10 +0000 Allan Smith/Business Insider http://elections.gatehousemedia.com/heres-president-trumps-first-100-days-office-look-like/?sitename=thekansan Bernie Sanders acknowledged for the first time that 'it doesn't appear' he'll be the Democratic nominee http://elections.gatehousemedia.com/bernie-sanders-acknowledged-first-time-doesnt-appear-hell-democratic-nominee/?sitename=thekansan?rssfeed=true Wed, 22 Jun 2016 19:33:09 +0000 Allan Smith/Business Insider http://elections.gatehousemedia.com/bernie-sanders-acknowledged-first-time-doesnt-appear-hell-democratic-nominee/?sitename=thekansan Elizabeth Warren has a 17 percent chance of becoming Hillary's VP, and that's your stat of the week http://elections.gatehousemedia.com/tim-kaine-30-percent-chance-becoming-hillarys-vp-thats-stat-week/?sitename=thekansan?rssfeed=true Wed, 22 Jun 2016 18:36:11 +0000 Thom Fain/Briefing http://elections.gatehousemedia.com/tim-kaine-30-percent-chance-becoming-hillarys-vp-thats-stat-week/?sitename=thekansan