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Steve Rose: Reforms needed to save KanCare

A scathing report that found Kansas’ privatized Medicaid program severely lacking raises important questions about how to ensure that services are provided and paid for in a timely fashion. State Sen. Barbara Bollier helped author a bill that could help.

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Steve Rose’s political predictions, 2017 edition

Steve Rose offers his political predictions for 2017. In Kansas, the 2016 election will have big ramifications for the state Legislature. In Missouri, Kansas City voters will approve an infrastructure package. And on the national scene, don’t be surprised if it’s splitsville for a very famous couple.

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Remembering the military roles of African Americans in World War I

More than 350,000 African-Americans served in the armed forces during World War I, defending democracy and rights they were denied at home. Army veterans Sidney Malone and Joe Mattox, members of the American Legion Wayne Miner Post 149 in Kansas City, say they are proud of all the men and women who served in the military and are focused on remembering the African Americans who served during WWI, including Malone’s grandfather.
Joe Ledford The Kansas City Star
Remembering the military roles of African Americans in World War I 3:18

Remembering the military roles of African Americans in World War I

Tour the new Bloch Galleries at Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art 1:49

Tour the new Bloch Galleries at Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art

Doctor of Olathe shooting victim says patient needs time and rest 0:55

Doctor of Olathe shooting victim says patient needs time and rest

More reaction to the shooting at Austins Bar & Grill 1:58

More reaction to the shooting at Austins Bar & Grill