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Frazier Glenn Cross is taken by wheelchair to to appear via video before a court arraignment on murder charges. (David Eulitt / The Kansas City Star / pool photo)

KKK, Aryan Nation Condemn Jewish Center Shootings

Reps for white supremacist groups denounce alleged Jewish centers shooter Frazier Glenn Cross.

5 hours ago

File photo of a jail cell. (Photo by TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)

Kansas Seeking Inmate Released from Missouri

The Kansas Department of Corrections has been looking for 35-year-old Sean P. McKenzie, who was mistakenly released from a southwest Missouri jail.

03/24/2014

File photo of a farm. (credit: John Moore/Getty Images)

Midwest Farmers Putting Up Roadblocks To Wind Power Line Proposal

The windy plains of Kansas could be a treasure trove in the nation’s effort to harness clean energy, but a major proposal to move wind-generated electricity eastward is running into a roadblock: Farmers who don’t want high-power transmission lines on their land.

03/16/2014

James Robert Jones. Photo courtesy of Broward County Sheriff's Office

Fugitive Who Escaped in 1977 Captured in Florida

James Robert Jones, who broke out of Ft. Leavenworth, Kansas in 1977, was arrested today in Florida.

03/14/2014

Jabari Parker #1 of the Duke Blue Devils (credit: Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Five Things: NCAA Tournament Bids And Wichita’s Perfection

In the major conferences, Florida completed an undefeated regular season in the SEC and Cincinnati and Louisville tied atop the American.

03/10/2014

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Missouri House Backs Business Truce with Kansas

The state House voted to pass a bill that would stop offering incentives for businesses to move from any of four Kansas counties to any of four Missouri counties in the Kansas City region.

03/04/2014

Naadir Tharpe #10 of the Kansas Jayhawks (credit: Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Rising Star: Kansas Guard Naadir Tharpe

The 5’11” Tharpe is averaging 30 minutes, 8.9 points, and 5.1 assists per game while shooting 45 percent from the field, 39 percent from deep, and 82 percent from the line.

03/04/2014

File photo of an empty classroom. (credit: KAZUHIRO NOGI/AFP/Getty Images)

Kan. Bill Would Let Teachers, Caregivers Spank Kids Harder

The Kansas House is contemplating a bill that would, if passed into law, allow caregivers and school teachers to spank children harder as punishment for misbehavior.

02/18/2014

Royal New Zealand Navy warship, HMNZS Te Mana arrives in Sydney Harbour, on October 4, 2013 in Sydney, Australia.  (credit: Cameron Spencer/Getty Images)

New Zealand Signs $127M Beechcraft Military Deal

New Zealand has signed a $127 million contract with Wichita, Kan.-based Beechcraft Corp. for military pilot training.

01/26/2014

File photo of a judge's gavel. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Grand Jury Indicts Man Accused In Kansas Bomb Plot

A federal grand jury on Wednesday indicted the man accused of plotting a suicide bomb attack at a Kansas airport where he worked as an avionics technician.

12/18/2013

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