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  • Senate approves new Army secretary after Guantanamo delay story has photos
    Updated: May-17-16 8:34 pm

    WASHINGTON - The Senate confirmed the long-stalled nomination of Eric Fanning to be Army secretary, making him the first openly gay leader of a U.S. military service.

  • Republican activists work to reconcile Kansas party to Trump 
    Updated: May-14-16 5:27 pm

    TOPEKA, Kansas - Republican activists in Kansas on Saturday worked to persuade the state party's conservative base to unite behind Donald Trump as the presumptive GOP presidential nominee, even as they picked a national convention delegation opposed to his candidacy.

  • Senate's power brokers are aging; several to seek new terms story has photos
    Updated: May-08-16 9:10 pm

    WASHINGTON - Millennials have emerged as the nation's largest living generation yet that demographic shift isn't reflected in the upper reaches of the Republican-controlled Senate, where the body's oldest members are the power brokers.

  • Top Kansas Republicans say they'll back Trump; some won't 
    Updated: May-04-16 6:06 pm

    TOPEKA, Kansas - Top Republicans in Kansas reiterated their promises Wednesday to support Donald Trump as the party's presidential candidate, and the state GOP's chairman predicted that opponents of the brash billionaire will "come home" in November.