Kansas countdown, T-minus 5 days: Cash can help GOP moderates weaken Sam Brownback

Fresh evidence is arriving daily that the battle for control of the Kansas Legislature among Republicans has ramped up to full-scale war as next Tuesday’s all important primaries loom. The topic that deserves more attention today focuses on money: Are moderates getting enough financial support to help them make the case that voters need to stop Gov. Sam Brownback from further damaging the state’s economy?

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Democrats from Missouri and Kansas wrap up convention, look to the fall

Democrats from Missouri and Kansas say they're confident the party can unite and support Hillary Clinton against Donald Trump in November. Dave Helling reports from the floor of the DNC.
Dave Helling The Kansas City Star
Democrats from Missouri and Kansas wrap up convention, look to the fall 2:04

Democrats from Missouri and Kansas wrap up convention, look to the fall

Royals top prospect Raul Mondesi gets called up 2:41

Royals top prospect Raul Mondesi gets called up

100-year-old grandma busts a move 2:09

100-year-old grandma busts a move

Chiefs camp recap: rookies, quarterbacks take to field 2:19

Chiefs camp recap: rookies, quarterbacks take to field