Kansas tax collections fall $23M short in October

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas says its tax collections in October fell $23 million short of expectations. The state Department …Read More

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Airline adding Great Bend-Kansas City flights

GREAT BEND, Kan. (AP) — A regional airline that serves Great Bend Municipal Airport is scrapping its daily service to …Read More

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2 charged in holdup at Kansas bank

OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (AP) — Two Missouri men with long criminal histories are charged with robbing a northeast Kansas bank …Read More

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Lawsuit against KanCare company puts program in spotlight again

By Dan Margolies, KUCR KANSAS CITY, Kan. — A lawsuit alleging that one of the for-profit companies running KanCare ordered …Read More

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KNEA protests at GOP Clean Sweep tour

By KARI BLURTON Hays Post When the GOP Clean Sweep bus tour rolled into Hays on Thursday morning blaring the …Read More

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Squirrel blamed for knocking out power in Emporia

EMPORIA, Kan. (AP) — A squirrel is being blamed for an hour-long power outage in Emporia that left Emporia State …Read More

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Kansas Democratic Party contributes $90K to Davis

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — A finance report shows that the Kansas Democratic Party contributed $90,000 in the past week to …Read More

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Crews work to recover victims from Thurs. plane crash UPDATE

ROXANA HEGEMAN, Associated Press WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — The bodies of four people who died when a small plane crashed …Read More

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Health care compact gains attention as campaign issue

By Jim McLean KHI News Service TOPEKA — A once-obscure effort by a group of states to get out from …Read More

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Kansas candidate criticized for black fathers post

  TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — A Kansas House candidate is facing criticism for a Facebook post that joked about black …Read More

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Medicare bought meds for dead people

RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVAR, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — A government watchdog agency says Medicare’s prescription drug program kept paying for costly …Read More

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Kansas man arrested for sexual exploitation of a child

Hutch Post HUTCHINSON — Local police took a 36-year-old Hutchinson man into custody Thursday morning after they searched his residence …Read More

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Union Pacific makes mobile classroom out of boxcar

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Union Pacific has converted a boxcar into a mobile classroom that it will use to help …Read More

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Parachutist rescued from television tower

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Firefighters have rescued a parachutist who became stuck on the wires of a broadcast tower about …Read More

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Regional tech education center closer to reality

PITTSBURG, Kan. (AP) — Plans for a regional technical education center for southeast Kansas are progressing. The Pittsburg Education Foundation …Read More

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Police: Hutchinson man killed in work accident

HUTCHINSON, Kan. (AP) — Hutchinson police say a worker at a recycling company has died after being struck by a …Read More

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Sheriff: Kansas man wanted on drug offenses

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Authorities in northeast Kansas are searching for a man who they say has possessed and manufactured …Read More

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Majority of early voters in Kansas are Republicans

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — More registered Republicans have cast early votes in Kansas than voters affiliated with other parties in …Read More

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Inauguration for Baker president postponed

BALDWIN CITY, Kan. (AP) — Inauguration of Baker University’s new president has been postponed so the school can deal with …Read More

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Roberts’ primary foe urges Kansans to vote for him

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas U.S. Sen. Pat Roberts is getting a somewhat reluctant endorsement from his former Republican primary …Read More

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KU institute serves lifelong learners

LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — An institute at the University of Kansas that serves lifelong learners is celebrating its 10th anniversary …Read More

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Kansas man pleads guilty in fatal crash

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A Wichita man has pleaded guilty in a drunken-driving car crash that killed his passenger. The …Read More

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Sleuths have new hope in search for Earhart plane

OXFORD, Pa. (AP) — A suburban Philadelphia group trying to solve the Amelia Earhart mystery has new reason to think …Read More

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Kansas man hospitalized after car rear-ends semi

KINGMAN- A Kansas man was injured in an accident just before 4 p.m. on Thursday in Kingman County. The Kansas …Read More

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Kobach predicts 50 percent turnout in midterm vote

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach predicts turnout for Tuesday’s elections will be about 50 percent, …Read More

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Fearing Ebola? Doctors say get a flu shot

CHICAGO (AP) — Hospital doctors and nurses say there are a lot of people turning up at the E-R, thinking …Read More

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First lady launches 2 graduation video contests

STACY A. ANDERSON, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — High school and college students are competing for Michelle Obama to come …Read More

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Williams-Sonoma fined $700,000 for shades hazardous to kids

NEW YORK (AP) — Williams-Sonoma Inc. has agreed to pay a $700,000 fine after the government accused the home goods …Read More

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