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KU Jayhawks forward Mitch Lightfoot on Border War exhibition 1:28

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  • Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback wants to build an airport to rival KCI

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Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback is formulating a plan for an airport in Johnson County at a time when discussions about Kansas City International Airport have gone quiet. Neil Nakahodo and Steve Vockrodt The Kansas City Star
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Here are the KC hot spots in the epidemic of gun thefts 2:24

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At 92, WW II pilot returns to the air wearing Army uniform 3:02

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David Beaty explains what went wrong for KU in 21-yard performance 0:47

David Beaty explains what went wrong for KU in 21-yard performance

KU Jayhawks forward Mitch Lightfoot on Border War exhibition 1:28

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Barry Odom: Running backs stepped up, third down defense improved 2:31

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A look inside the Messenger Coffee Co. building 2:01

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Self on MU: “The most anticipated exhibition game in the history of exhibition games” 2:44

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A look back to 2012: The last time KU and Mizzou met on the hardwood 1:11

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