GOP group’s credit card advanced KS abortion amendment recount

Voters cast their votes at voting machines Tuesday, August 2, 2022 at the Johnson County Arts and Heritage Center in Overland Park. Chris Ochsner cochsner@kcstar.com A credit card belonging to the Kansas Republican Assembly was provided to advance a statewide recount of the abortion amendment vote that is expected to cost more than $229,000, Mark … Read more

Kansas doctor shares perspective on monkeypox outbreak, polio case in U.S.

WICHITA, Kansas (KWCH) – A global outbreak of monkeypox has hit the United States in recent months, as doctors in New York confirmed the first case of polio in the United States in nearly a decade. While Kansas has just one known confirmed case of monkeypox, doctors say it’s only a matter of time before … Read more

Kansas put abortion rights on the ballot. The surprising outcome is reverberating across the United States

For months, Amber Hruska’s life was a blur of sleepless nights and intense days spent campaigning. The 41-year-old Kansas woman estimates she knocked on around 1,000 doors and trained dozens of volunteers to try to prevent the right to abortion from being removed from the state constitution. Even she was surprised by the outcome of … Read more

Takeaways: Abortion backlash in Kansas, Greitens’ collapse

WASHINGTON (AP) — On one of the biggest days of this year’s primary election campaign, voters rejected a measure it would have made it easier to restrict abortion rights in the red state of Kansas and repudiate a scandal-ridden former governor seeking a US Senate seat in Missouri. Meanwhile, a Republican congressman who voted to … Read more

Four takeaways from Kansas, Michigan and Missouri primaries

CNN — Election officials count primary ballots in Arizona, Kansas, Michigan, Missouri and Washington on Tuesday in a series of races that will set the stage for some of November’s most competitive gubernatorial and senate contests. Kansas voters have chosen to protect abortion rights in their state. The political comeback of a former Missouri governor … Read more

Miami Dolphins punished for illegal Tom Brady and Sean Payton talks but cleared of throwing games | NFL News

NFL investigation finds Miami Dolphins violated league’s anti-tampering policy three times – twice with Tom Brady and once with Sean Payton; The Dolphins were cleared of intentionally throwing games in 2019 Last update: 02/08/22 19:08 Tom Brady was approached twice by the Miami Dolphins The Miami Dolphins were punished for illegally talking to Tom Brady … Read more

These are America’s 10 cheapest states to live in for 2022

Inflation is everywhere, and it hits just about everything we buy. As the prices of goods and services around the world rise at rates not seen in 40 years, bargain hunting is a national pastime. The latest consumer price index for June came out even hotter than expected, at 9.1%. Companies are also hunting – … Read more

Overland Park, Kansas elderly couple killed in shooting

The Overland Park, Kansas Police Department is investigating what they believe to be a murder-suicide that occurred Thursday morning. Police said the incident happened at a house in the 8400 block of England Street. Police said in a tweet that two people – an elderly man and woman – were found dead at the home. … Read more

Overland Park man killed in pedestrian crash was avid walker, out for a stroll

A family in Overland Park, Kansas mourns the man they called “Dad” after a fatal crash on Sunday morning. Phil Shannon, 72, was an avid walker who was out walking on Sunday morning when an accident near where he was walking took his life. Police say a car was attempting to turn northbound onto Quivira … Read more

Djordje Mihailovic to miss US World Cup prep matches with hurt ankle

Djordje Mihailovic will miss all four U.S. World Cup warm-up matches in June with an ankle injury, a blow for the 23-year-old who was hoping to make his first national team appearance in two years . Mihailovic was injured while playing for Montreal in a Major League Soccer game on Saturday night, … Read more