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Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach, surrounded by his family, addresses the crowd during a joint press conference with Gov. Jeff Colyer to thank their supporters and kick off Kobach's Fall campaign at the Kansas Republican Party headquarters on Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018, in Topeka, Kan. (Chris Neal/The Topeka Capital-Journal via AP)

Greg Orman, independent, allowed on Kansas governor ballot

- Associated Press

Kansas City-area businessman Greg Orman’s name will appear on the Nov. 6 ballot as an independent candidate for Kansas governor, presenting a new obstacle to Democratic efforts to defeat conservative Kris Kobach in November.

President Donald Trump salutes as he steps off Marine One on the South Lawn of the White House, Thursday, July 26, 2018, in Washington. Trump is returning from a trip to Iowa and Illinois. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

Trump’s military parade delayed at least until 2019, Pentagon says

- Associated Press

The Defense Department says the Veterans Day military parade ordered up by President Donald Trump won’t happen in 2018. Col. Rob Manning, a Pentagon spokesman, said Thursday that the military and the White House “have now agreed to explore opportunities in 2019.”

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