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First Amendment Protects Even Unpopular Speech

By ksal-staff On Tue, 24 Sep 2013 15:28:43

First Amendment Protects Even Unpopular Speech

The Topeka Capital-Journal: The First Amendment to the Constitution gets cited frequently, usually when someone is championing his or her right to free speech or freedom of religion. Freedom of the press, also guaranteed by the First Amendment, gets plenty of attention and frequent mention, too. ...

 
 

State Near Top In Education Cuts

By ksal-staff On Tue, 24 Sep 2013 15:26:25

State Near Top In Education Cuts

The Wichita Eagle: Here's a national ranking that should embarrass our state: Kansas has cut funding for K-12 public schools more than all but two states. In inflation-adjusted dollars, state aid is $950 per pupil less now than it was in 2008, according to a study by the left-leaning Center o...

 
 

Unringing The Bell

By ksal-staff On Tue, 24 Sep 2013 15:24:07

Unringing The Bell

The Hutchinson News: Steve Roberts is likely not a racist. But we have to question the Kansas State Board of Education member's judgment in the aftermath of the inappropriate comments he made last spring during a discussion on African-American history. The Overland Park Republican wanted to c...

 
 

Emergency Moves Now Fact Of Life In Drought

By ksal-staff On Tue, 24 Sep 2013 15:22:18

Emergency Moves Now Fact Of Life In Drought

The Garden City Telegram: Recent rainfall in the region was refreshing, as always. Yet as welcome as any precipitation may be, the rain wasn't nearly enough to cure the lingering pain of drought. Another reminder of as much came in a request from officials in Kansas to extend emergency ha...

 
 

Road Construction Project Progressing

By ksal-staff On Tue, 24 Sep 2013 11:55:44

Road Construction Project Progressing

A road construction project near Salina South High School enters its second phase this week. According to the City of Salina, On Wednesday crews will begin the second of two phases of the removal and replacement of the pavement at the Magnolia Road and Belmont Boulevard intersection. The seco...

 
 

Journalism School Seeking Drone Permit

By toddpittenger On Tue, 24 Sep 2013 11:49:52

Journalism School Seeking Drone Permit

A journalism school is seeking to use drones to gather news. The University of Missouri's journalism school plans to seek approval from the Federal Aviation Administration to resume the use of news-gathering drones. The federal agency has ordered the university as well as the University of Neb...

 
 

Alabama Recognizes Kansas Concealed Carry

By associated-press On Tue, 24 Sep 2013 11:41:36

Alabama Recognizes Kansas Concealed Carry

Kansas residents with concealed carry permits will now be allowed to carry their weapons in Alabama. Attorney General Derek Schmidt said Monday that Alabama has become the 34th state to honor permits issued in Kansas. Schmidt said Alabama enacted a law recognizing permits from all other states...

 
 

Vatican Investigating Possible Kansas Miracle

By associated-press On Tue, 24 Sep 2013 11:38:44

Vatican Investigating Possible Kansas Miracle

A Vatican official is expected in Kansas to complete an investigation into a possible miracle that could help elevate a Kansas priest to sainthood. Italian lawyer Andrea Ambrosi returns to Kansas on Saturday to finalize the investigation into whether the Rev. Emil Kapaun, a Kansas priest who die...

 
 

Kansas Voters Can Be On Hold For Years

By associated-press On Tue, 24 Sep 2013 01:03:54

Kansas Voters Can Be On Hold For Years

As Kansas election officials deal with prospective voters who've not yet complied with a proof-of-citizenship law, hundreds of registrations have remained on hold for more than a year for other reasons, an Associated Press computer analysis shows. The analysis of state data suggests that registra...

 
 

KU: No Early Sabbatical Approved For Professor

By associated-press On Tue, 24 Sep 2013 01:02:27

KU: No Early Sabbatical Approved For Professor

The University of Kansas is disputing a journalism professor's contention that he began a planned sabbatical early amid fallout from his tweet about the Navy Yard shootings. Timothy Carboni, the university's vice chancellor for public affairs, said in a statement Monday that David W. Guth is on i...

 
 
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