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Quality jobs are key to economic advancement

Currently, the federal poverty level for a single person is $12,140, while for a family of four with two children, it is $25,100. However, research suggests that, on average, an income equal to about two times the federal poverty threshold is needed to meet Americans’ most basic needs — $24,280 for a single person and $50,200 for a family of four.

David Beaty explains sideline outburst caught by TV cameras

Kansas Jayhawks coach David Beaty explains his sideline outburst that was caught by TV cameras in his team's loss to West Virginia. Beaty spoke to reporters on Oct. 16, 2018.