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Cotton seeks tough terms for fentanyl

Credit: AP/J. SCOTT APPLEWHITE Rep. Tom Cotton, R-Ark., is interviewed by reporters following final votes for the week, at the Capitol in Washington, Thursday, Jan. 25, 2018. WASHINGTON -- U.S. Sen. Tom Cotton is introducing legislation that would stiffen penalties for fentanyl traffickers. Fent

NWAONLINE.COM - 2018-03-23 10:19:00

Hall of Fame coaches likely to play a huge role in Omaha

Omaha, Neb. - There are just six active coaches in all of Division I men's college basketball who have been honored with an induction into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame. And three of them are working in Omaha this weekend. Kansas coach Bill Self, who went into the Hall of Fame last

KU SPORTS - 2018-03-23 10:06:00

Texas running back ready to look at Arkansas

Running back Deion Hankins received a scholarship offer from the University of Arkansas, Fayetteville on March 14 and he said he's looking forward to visiting the Razorbacks. "My interest definitely went up due to the fact that they are located right by my grandpa and along with that they are SEC fo

NWAONLINE.COM - 2018-03-23 09:23:00

Kansas St. survives Kentucky

Credit: AP/DAVID GOLDMAN Forward Xavier Sneed (20) goes up for a shot against forward Wenyen Gabriel during Kansas State's 61-58 victory over Kentucky on Thursday in the South Region semifi nals at Philips Arena in Atlanta. SOUTH REGION ATLANTA -- Kentucky's latest group of fabulous freshmen is a

NWAONLINE.COM - 2018-03-23 09:28:00

Story of Arkansas

As director of the Department of Arkansas Heritage, I take seriously our shared responsibility to tell the story of Arkansas. Mr. Bill Worthen, the longtime beloved former director at Historic Arkansas Museum, put it best when he said, "We protect the best of Arkansas." We have been tasked by Gov. A

NWAONLINE.COM - 2018-03-23 08:54:00

Ex-teacher indicted in Texas on invasive-recording count

TEXARKANA -- A grand jury in Bowie County, Texas, indicted a former Texarkana teacher Thursday, accusing him of the invasive video recording of an 11-year-old boy in a department store bathroom. Shane Samuel Jones, 31, now faces formal felony charges in Arkansas and Texas in the alleged filming of b

NWAONLINE.COM - 2018-03-23 09:25:00

NWA Letters to the Editor

I read former Justice of the Peace Robert Anderson's letter [March 13]. First, let me state all of Mr. Anderson's facts are correct. Second, I have attended numerous Benton County Finance Committee and Quorum Court meetings. Third, I believe there are numerous important additional facts the citizens

NWAONLINE.COM - 2018-03-23 09:00:00

Thirteen years after taking Illinois to the Elite Eight, Bruce Weber is back with Kansas State to face Loyola

ATLANTA, GA - MARCH 22: Head coach Bruce Weber of the Kansas State Wildcats celebrates after defeating the Kentucky Wildcats during the 2018 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament South Regional at Philips Arena on March 22, 2018 in Atlanta, Georgia. Kansas State defeated Kentucky 61-58. (Photo by Kevin C

WGNTV.COM - 2018-03-23 08:44:49

American high school journalists fight school-ordered censorship

Learn about the First Amendment but don't live it Lesson 1: freedom of speech Lesson 2: suppression of freedom of speech When 16-year-old Batoul Saleh tacked an article she'd written onto the wall of her school's corridor on March 1, she was trying to emulate German professor and protestant Mart

WIKITRIBUNE.COM - 2018-03-23 08:39:43

Hogs get defending champions in Gainesville

FAYETTEVILLE -- The No. 4 Arkansas baseball team enters a treacherous stretch of its schedule this weekend with a rare top-five matchup at No. 2 Florida, starting today at 5:30 p.m. Central at McKethan Stadium in Gainesville, Fla. The University of Arkansas, Fayetteville (16-5, 3-0 SEC) vaulted six

WHOLEHOGSPORTS.COM - 2018-03-23 07:50:54

Women missing 2 key outdoors cogs

FAYETTEVILLE -- The Arkansas Razorbacks' women's track and field team is going into the outdoor season ranked No. 1 nationally, but without two of its top performers with Payton Chadwick and Desiree Freier both redshirting. Chadwick, who won the 60-meter hurdles at the NCAA Indoor Track and Field Ch

WHOLEHOGSPORTS.COM - 2018-03-23 07:50:53

BOZICH | Kansas State pothole knocks Kentucky off direct path to Final Four

Kentucky moved within one game of a trip to the NCAA Final Four by defeating Kansas State Thursday night. ATLANTA (WDRB) - In his first eight seasons at the University of Kentucky, John Calipari earned a national title, four trips to the Final Four, one detour to the NIT and a string of lines for hi

WDRB.COM - 2018-03-23 07:14:00

Kansas State upsets Kentucky, 61-58

ATLANTA (WYMT) - Kentucky falls in the Sweet Sixteen for the first time under John Calipari to the No. 9 seed in Kansas State, 61-58. Xavier Sneed led Kansas State with 22 points. P.J. Washington led Kentucky with 18 points. This is the first win for Kansas State over Kentucky in program history. T

WYMT.COM - 2018-03-23 07:11:00

Kansas State upsets Kentucky, advances to Elite Eight - The Boston Globe

ATLANTA - Kentucky's latest group of fabulous freshmen is all done. Gritty Kansas State made sure of that Thursday night. Demeaned by many pundits as the worst team still alive in the NCAA Tournament, ninth-seeded K-State got 22 points from Xavier Sneed and gave the South Regional one more upset wit

BOSTON GLOBE - 2018-03-23 07:00:00

Kentucky stunned by Kansas State in Catlanta

ATLANTA - Kentucky's latest group of fabulous freshman is all done. Gritty Kansas State made sure of that Thursday night. Subscription Required An online service is needed to view this article in its entirety. You need an online service to view this article in its entirety.

MURRAY LEDGER & TIMES - 2018-03-23 07:00:00

Kansas Senate approves bill on police body camera footage

March 23, 2018 TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) - Kansas legislators have taken a step toward greater transparency in law enforcement with the Senate passing a bill that would require departments to share body camera footage more quickly. The vote Thursday was unanimous. The House passed a version last month but m

ALVAREVIEWCOURIER.COM - 2018-03-23 07:00:00

Kansas State Hands Kentucky Shocking Loss to Reach Elite Eight vs. Loyola-Chicago

ATLANTA - A red carpet stretching all the way from Phillips Arena to the Alamodome was laid out for Kentucky. The Wildcats had the most talent-by far-of any team left in the South Region. They were clicking. They'd won five in a row, starting with their first game in the SEC Tournament. They started

SPORTS ILLUSTRATED - 2018-03-23 07:00:00

BC-BKW--Women's Bkb Schedule

ap All Times EDT Friday, Mar. 23 EAST James Madison at West Virginia, 5:30 p.m. SOUTH NC State vs. Mississippi St. at Kansas City, Mo., 7 p.m. Stanford vs. Louisville at Lexington, Ky., 9:30 p.m. MIDWEST UC Davis at Kansas St., 8 p.m. SOUTHWEST Oregon St. vs. Baylor at Lexington, Ky., 7 p.m. U

ROCKY MOUNT TELEGRAM - 2018-03-23 07:00:00

Kansas Senate votes to allow self-service beer taps

March 23, 2018 TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) - Kansans are closer to being allowed to be their own bartenders after the state Senate passed a bill that would legalize self-service beer taps for bars and clubs. The vote Thursday was 37-3 and sent the bill to the House. Kansas is among a handful of states where s

ALVAREVIEWCOURIER.COM - 2018-03-23 07:00:00

Sour finish for Cats in Sweet Sixteen as Kansas State pulls off surprise

ATLANTA (KT) - Kentucky fended off one set of Wildcats in the opening round of the NCAA Tournament, but couldn't duplicate the feat in the Sweet Sixteen. The fifth-seeded Wildcats saw their postseason run come to an end with a 61-58 loss to No 9 seed Kansas State Thursday night at Philips Arena. It

KENTUCKYTODAY.COM - 2018-03-23 07:00:00