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  1. Police seek fleeing driver after high-speed chase ends in KCKRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 14 | KCTV5

    Police are looking for a driver that bailed out of his truck after a high-speed chase that crossed the state line and took police across several cities in the metro. The chase ended about 9:20 a.m. Tuesday at Lake Avenue and Fisher Street in Kansas City, KS, located just a few blocks west of the University of Kansas Hospital.

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  2. 'Brilliant jerks' no longer welcome as Kansas college...Read the original story

    54 min ago | Poynter Online

    Katie Kutsko doesn't suffer from low ambitions, undue modesty or lack of clarity as editor in chief of the University Daily Kansan at the University of Kansas. Exhibiting the exuberance of youth and the tactics of a wizened field general, last spring she detailed a lengthy manifesto for change .

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  3. CourseLeaf Curriculum Management TrainingRead the original story

    1 hr ago | University of Kansas

    The University of Kansas prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, ethnicity, religion, sex, national origin, age, ancestry, disability, status as a veteran, sexual orientation, marital status, parental status, gender identity, gender expression and genetic information in the University's programs and activities.

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  4. KU workout warrior's videos go viralRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | KCTV5

    Devonte Wilson is a sophomore at the University of Kansas, has been called an "athletic freak" and "workout wonder." Wilson's dream is to play college football.

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  5. Sex guide for men, by womenRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | NEWS.com.au

    ... orgasms, and almost 70 per cent of women who have had sex have done it at some point in their lives, a University of Kansas study revealed . That's not great news for men and women, and it's only making the problem worse. For women more than men, ...

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  6. Study: Wind farms offer diminishing returns as they grow more widespreadRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | NorCalBlogs

    ... that number was 2.9 percent for the same year. But as wind turbines proliferate, researchers at the University of Kansas are looking at how these forests of turbines affect the wind itself. What happens to the wind when a larger number of wind ...

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  7. Symposium on Caribbean cinema to be held at T&T film festival Aug. 31, 2015, 4:47 PM AstRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Trinadad Express

    ... from The University of the West Indies, St Augustine; University of Missouri; New York University; University of Kansas; the Cuban Institute of Cinematographic Art and Industry; and University of the French West Indies. According to Bruce ...

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  8. Bankruptcy judge in Topeka appointed head of Bankruptcy Appellate PanelRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Capital-Journal

    ... and overseeing the Kansas City, Kan., office of the U.S. Attorney for Kansas. She is a graduate of the University of Kansas law school and an undergraduate of KU. The chief judge of the 10th Circuit, currently Mary Beck Briscoe, of Lawrence, ...

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  9. KU Cross Country Ready to Kick Off 2015 at Bob Timmons ClassicRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | Kansas Jayhawks

    LAWRENCE, Kan. - The University of Kansas men's and women's cross country teams will kick off their 2015 campaigns Tuesday, Sept.

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  10. Public talk planned with Hall Center book award winnersRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | University of Kansas

    ... selected David Roediger, Foundation Distinguished Professor of American Studies/History at the University of Kansas, to receive the award for "Seizing Freedom: Slave Emancipation and Liberty for All" (Verso Books). Roediger's radical new history ...

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  11. Polygamy, Alcohol And Physical Abuse In African MarriagesRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | Scientific Blogging

    ... the sampled marriages. The research was conducted by Elizabeth Asiedu, a professor of economics at the University of Kansas; Christobel Asiedu, an associate professor of sociology at Louisiana Tech University; and Tatenda Zinyemba, a graduate ...

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  12. Proud to be a Jayhawk fundraiser benefiting SUA carnival, KU effort to combat sexual violenceRead the original story

    Yesterday | University of Kansas

    Beginning with the first home game Saturday, Sept. 5, the proceeds of football programs at home games will support both University of Kansas campus awareness and education efforts to combat sexual violence as well as the comeback of the beloved Student Union Activities carnival.

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  13. Collections Open House: Global and Indigenous ArtRead the original story

    Yesterday | University of Kansas

    ... This program occurs once a month with a different theme. In August, learn about basketry. The University of Kansas prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, ethnicity, religion, sex, national origin, age, ancestry, disability, status as ...

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  14. As wind-turbine farms expand, research shows they could offer diminishing returnsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | EurekAlert!

    ... that number was 2.9 percent for the same year. But as wind turbines proliferate, researchers at the University of Kansas are looking at how these forests of turbines affect the wind itself. What happens to the wind when a larger number of wind ...

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  15. Hilst family recalls a one in many million occurrenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NewsOK.com

    ... gorgeous Wednesday afternoon, Kalen was set to go back to start his sophomore year in Lawrence at the University of Kansas. Kent: "Normally we'd play at Prairie Dunes. But my son's birthday, Keaton's birthday, was six days before that. I said 'you ...

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  16. MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    ... the fourth finalist visits campus. Steinmetz has been at Ohio State since 2009. Before that, he led the University of Kansas' College of Liberal Arts and Sciences for three years. Details about Iowa's presidential search are available online at

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  17. Buhlmann honored for reptile workRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Star

    Submitted photo Priya Nanjappa, left, a national coordinator for Partners in Amphibian and Reptile Conservation, acknowledges Dr. Kurt Buhlmann before presenting him with the PARC Visionary Leader Award at the University of Kansas. Kurt Buhlmann, senior research associate at the University of Georgia Savannah River Ecology Laboratory, received the Visionary Leader Award from Partners in Amphibian and Reptile Conservation.

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  18. VANCE, Ethel I.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Dayton Daily News

    ... the Women's Memorial in Washington, DC. After the war, Ethel attended the University of Dayton and the University of Kansas in Lawrence, KS where she graduated as a physical therapist. Over the years, she worked at several hospitals and nursing ...

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  19. Small piece of native prairie on University of Kansas campus to be restoredRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | The Capital-Journal

    A group of students and teachers plan to restore a piece of native prairie that's been left untouched on the University of Kansas campus since 1932 to its former glory. The area, called Prairie Acre, is actually a one-third acre of native prairie, which sits to the south behind Blake Hall on the southeast part of the campus.

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  20. Teachers' Lounge: Writing that Goes BeyondRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | Daily Kos

    ... in Missouri longer than I did in Kansas), I might choose to talk about education, and how having the University of Kansas in town has affected the education of students in the public schools, and history -- how the Civil War shaped the town's image ...

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