David Boyd of Danish band New Politics sings in front of a crowd at K-State’s Memorial Stadium Thursday evening. The concert was part of K-State Proud’s second annual Cattywampus concert.
The U.S. Department of Education is investigating four cases of possible Title IX infractions at K-State relating to the university’s response to student reports of sexual assault.
The Kansas State women’s tennis team advanced to the quarterfinals of the Big 12 Tennis Championship for the second year in a row by defeating Iowa State, 4-0, on Thursday.
Kansas State isn’t exactly known for its power, but the Wildcats found an outlet on Wednesday night.
The Hampshire Honor Society, which began in 2007, recognizes college football players from all divisions who maintained a cumulative 3.2 GPA or better throughout their college career.
Bill Snyder, who once referred to the internet as “electronic cyberspace world,” has joined Twitter. The account, @CoachBillSnyder, quickly gained followers, with 8,654 as of Tuesday morning.
Much like last season’s spring scrimmage, Joe Hubener, Alex Delton and Jesse Ertz shared the job all afternoon during a 35-21 victory for the Purple at Bill Snyder Family Stadium.
The long-term residents of Ebert Sheep Farm in St. George include 125 ewes, six rams, one llama, two dogs and two humans. The dogs are Fluffy, a retired Great Pyrenees, and Concho, a corgi. The humans are Jeff Ebert and his wife, Kerri.
We’re not among the majority of Kansans who disapprove of the job Sen. Pat Roberts is doing, but actions like his decision to block a Senate vote on a nominee for secretary of the Army might help explain his faltering popularity.
We have a pretty determined board that desires to ram this bond through without due diligence and in apparent haste and a willingness to do most anything.
From my perspective as a lifelong Kansan, it starts with our governor and includes the whole bunch in the Statehouse, irrespective of party affiliation or any other distinction.
During his 20 years in the U.S. House of Representatives, Dennis Hastert spoke on the House floor on more than one occasion in support of stronger punishment for child molesters. Perhaps that was his conscience speaking after the fact.
It seems as if McCain Auditorium audiences see the Moscow Festival Ballet company every other spring. This year they came to town for a late April, Sunday afternoon performance. A very pleasing performance.
Wonder Workshop director Richard Pitts will share stories at the workshop’s second annual Storytelling Festival from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday.
Prof. David Mackay’s version of “As You Like It” was given an invigorated production on the thrust stage, a production which reminded us of why people have thought so much of the Bard for such a long time.
Given the combination of instruments involved, this recital was bound to be a musically unusual experience. That it was, for all its exotic tonal blend, a very enjoyable one.
Bottom line: The Royals are getting themselves out instead of forcing pitchers to do it, a direct departure from 2015.
The Manhattan High boys’ tennis team took one last opportunity to tune up before the start of postseason play next week, finishing in second place at Thursday’s Emporia Invitational.
For the second consecutive time, the Manhattan High girls’ swim and dive team didn’t get the opportunity to practice the day before its meet, though the results were still positive for the Tribe.
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WASHINGTON (AP) — The nomination of President Barack Obama's choice to serve as Army secretary remains blocked by a Kansas senator over administration efforts to close the prison at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, and transfer detainees to the U.S.
DETROIT (AP) — Anthony Gose doubled and homered, Anibal Sanchez pitched through a wild outing and the Detroit Tigers beat Oakland 7-3 Thursday to take three of four in the series against the Athletics.
VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Vancouver's Christian Bolanos and Sporting Kansas City's Diego Rubio scored in the first half and the Whitecaps held on with only 10 men for a 1-1 tie Wednesday night.
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A Veterans Affairs regional office in Kansas listed erroneous medical conditions for three dozen patients who were appealing rejected claims — an apparent effort to speed up the review process that might have had the opposite effect, government investigators found.
LUTHER, Okla. (AP) — The U.S. Geological Survey has recorded at 4.1 magnitude earthquake in the Oklahoma City area.
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