Wichita State head coach Gregg Marshall talks to his team during a timeout during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game at the SIU Arena in Carbondale, Ill., Tuesday, Feb. 17, 2015. (AP Photo/Stephen Lance Dennee)

MVC men’s hoops season opens Friday

The 2015-16 Missouri Valley Conference men’s basketball season starts Friday, Nov. 13, with 8 of 10 league teams in action. All eight games …

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‘Paid Patriotism’ soon to be illegal

The Senate passed the National Defense Authorization Act on Tuesday, and buried in the legislation is a section that bans what Sen. John McC…


Donuts end Phoenix standoff

A bizarre standoff began Tuesday with a routine shoplifting call to Phoenix, Arizona police.