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Carol Ott prepares a meal for delivery Monday morning. Ott is a volunteer for Friendship Meals, a program that delivers meals to seniors in the community who are mostly homebound.

  • Cats hit the road to face Nebraska

    After its conference-opening weekend, the Kansas State baseball team travels north to Lincoln, Nebraska, to meet former Big 12 rival Nebraska Tuesday night at Hawks Field at Haymarket Park.

  • Wesemann to compete in 3-point championship

    Kansas State’s Kindred Wesemann has accepted an invitation to compete in the 29th-annual State Farm College Slam Dunk and 3-Point Championships in Phoenix on Thursday.


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    Emily Gatschet, a K-State senior majoring in communications, walks through Aggieville in the rain on Wednesday morning. Manhattan received 1.57 inches of rain overnight. Weather forecasts call for more storms through Saturday.

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State & Region

  • Kansas mulls new requirements for abortion providers

    TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas already requires abortion providers to inform women about the risks involved in the procedure. Soon, it may also require them to tell women where the doctor performing an abortion went to medical school. In black, 12-point Times New Roman font, no less.

  • Man sentenced to 22 years in Kansas prison for woman's death

    WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A Kansas man who said he "should be taken out back and stoned or shot" for killing a woman has been ordered to spend 22 years in prison.

  • Lawmakers in Republican-led Kansas vote to expand Medicaid

    TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas' Republican-controlled Legislature approved an expansion Tuesday of state health coverage to thousands of poor adults under former President Barack Obama's health care overhaul, days after the collapse of GOP leaders' repeal effort in Washington.

  • The Latest: Kansas Senate advances Medicaid expansion bill

    TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — The Latest on the debate in Kansas over expanding its Medicaid program (all times local):

  • GOP failure in Congress boosts Medicaid effort in Kansas

    TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Legislators and advocates in Kansas pushing to expand the state's health coverage for the poor to thousands of adults are buoyed by the failure of Republicans in Washington to repeal former President Barack Obama's signature health care law.

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