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Rep. Ron Ryckman, House Appropriations Committee chairman, speaking to reporters last month. (Photo by Stephen Koranda)
Tuesday, April 21, 2015 - 15:52

The House Appropriations Committee will being meetings Thursday to review the numbers.

Dale Cushinberry (left) talks to former student, J.B. Bauersfeld, about his experience growing up in Topeka in the shadow of segregation.
Tuesday, April 21, 2015 - 11:57

As part of the 60th anniversary of "Brown versus the Topeka Board of Education," the Kansas Humanities Council sponsored a local StoryCorps project last year, to record the memories of area residents. Today, we hear Topeka resident J.B. Bauersfeld interview his former high school principal, Dale Cushinberry.

Tuesday, April 21, 2015 - 11:57

The bishop of the Kansas City-St. Joseph Diocese, Robert Finn, has resigned in the wake of continued fallout from a child sex abuse scandal.  The news came from the Vatican early this (TUE) morning.

Tuesday, April 21, 2015 - 11:17

China and South Korea have suspended US poultry imports after bird flu reports.

Tuesday, April 21, 2015 - 11:07

Regional headlines from the Associated Press

Photo by J. Schafer
Tuesday, April 21, 2015 - 10:16

A state panel has lowered the projection for state tax collections. Officials now predict the state will collect $187 million less in taxes through June 2016 than they had previously expected. Governor Brownback is expected to release an updated budget plan later this week.
 

Tuesday, April 21, 2015 - 10:00

In the wake of budget cuts, more than a half-dozen Kansas school districts will let out classes earlier than scheduled this year to save money.
 

Notice of recall posted at 6th Street Hy-Vee grocery store, Lawrence, KS (Image credit: Laura Lorson)
Tuesday, April 21, 2015 - 00:15

Blue Bell was alerted to the problem after one of the company's products was linked to three deaths at a Kansas hospital. 

Three of the suspects charged with killing Jon Bieker of Shawnee, Kansas. From left: Hakeem W. Malik, Londro E. Patterson III, and Nicquan K. Midgyett (Image credit: Johnson County Sheriff's Office)
Monday, April 20, 2015 - 15:17

The suspects were already facing first-degree felony murder charges. 

Sunlight hits the shiny, new copper dome on top of the Kansas Statehouse. (Photo by J. Schafer)
Monday, April 20, 2015 - 10:44

The president of Kansas State University says they're bracing for what could be the largest budget cut in school history.

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