<![CDATA[Breaking News, Sports, Weather & More | The Wichita Eagle & Kansas.com]]> http://www.kansas.com/ en-us Wed, 17 Jun 2015 13:24:49 CDT http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss McClatchy Interactive's Escenic Wed, 17 Jun 2015 13:24:49 CDT Homepage 60 Eisenhower Airport's passenger numbers rise in May http://www.kansas.com/news/business/aviation/article25776274.html#storylink=rss Overall usage is down slightly in the first five months of 2015.

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Supreme Court ruling may save Westar millions http://www.kansas.com/news/local/article25807390.html#storylink=rss A Supreme Court decision Monday requiring the Environmental Protection Agency to account for costs of its regulations will allow Westar Energy to delay and possibly avoid millions of dollars worth of clean-air upgrades to its four coal-fired power plants in Kansas, company officials said.

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Healthy Babies funding in limbo as Sedgwick County commissioners weigh its scope http://www.kansas.com/news/local/article25799485.html#storylink=rss A Sedgwick County program supports maternal and infant health, with the goal of reducing the area’s infant mortality rate, but some commissioners question its effectiveness.

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Several Wichita restaurants taking vacation this week http://www.kansas.com/entertainment/restaurants/dining-with-denise-neil/article25752985.html#storylink=rss If you try to visit any of these local favorites, you’ll find the doors locked.

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Kobach lost but voting hurdles remain http://www.kansas.com/opinion/editorials/article25794838.html#storylink=rss When the U.S. Supreme Court opted Monday not to decide whether the federal voter-registration form must account for Kansas and Arizona laws requiring proof of citizenship, it was another major legal defeat for Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach. Too bad the move, though welcome, won’t do much for voter participation in Kansas.

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Wichita State basketball won’t take exhibition option this summer http://www.kansas.com/sports/college/wichita-state/shockwaves/article25758586.html#storylink=rss WSU coach Gregg Marshall wants to wait a year

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Kobach gets Supreme Court setback on voter citizenship law, vows to fight on http://www.kansas.com/news/politics-government/article25784869.html#storylink=rss In a case that could change the way Kansans can register to vote, the U.S. Supreme Court declined Monday to hear an appeal by Secretary of State Kris Kobach on the state’s proof-of-citizenship law.

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Brick by brick, century-old ‘skinniest skyscraper’ being razed for development http://www.kansas.com/news/local/article25724137.html#storylink=rss For 106 years, the Michigan Building stood sentinel downtown, surveying the crowds and trolleys, surviving urban renewal while dozens of buildings were destroyed and others built back up.

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Sun, 28 Jun 2015 18:07:13 CDT

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Wichita family’s plight over pit bull highlights limits of animal control staff http://www.kansas.com/news/local/article25719964.html#storylink=rss Johnny Denney’s family has lived in their Planeview neighborhood home for 29 years, long enough for the rose of Sharon bush out front to set down deep roots and send out a tower of magenta blooms. But because of a neighbor’s aggressive dog, they have become prisoners in their own home, Denney says.

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2015 Eagle Kids Fishing Clinic photos http://www.kansas.com/sports/outdoors/article25432675.html#storylink=rss Find your child's photo from The Eagle's Kids Fishing Clinic at the Great Plains Nature Center on June 20.

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Supreme Court rules against EPA on power plant emissions http://www.kansas.com/news/politics-government/article25755085.html#storylink=rss WASHINGTON – A divided Supreme Court on Monday ruled against federal regulators’ attempt to limit power plant emissions of mercury and other hazardous air pollutants.

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Ciao Italian Kitchen says ciao for now http://www.kansas.com/news/business/biz-columns-blogs/carrie-rengers/article25614475.html#storylink=rss The second of two Ciao Italian Kitchens has closed.

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Rob Oppenheim wins Air Capital Classic with final round 64 http://www.kansas.com/sports/golf/article25726918.html#storylink=rss Rob Oppenheim came out of nowhere to win the Air Capital Classic with a final round 64.

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Perez leads Royals to win, sweep of Athletics http://www.kansas.com/sports/mlb/kansas-city-royals/article25731547.html#storylink=rss OAKLAND, Calif. — Salvador Perez swiveled his eyes toward a team official and waited for the news. No dice, he was told. The Royals tried, but could not retrieve the baseball Perez walloped over the left-field fence for the 500th hit of his young career. The fan who caught it tossed the liaisons from Kansas City a dummy ball and scampered away.

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Unmanned SpaceX launch ends in failure as rocket explodes http://www.kansas.com/news/nation-world/article25705507.html#storylink=rss SpaceX founder and chief executive Elon Musk tweeted that an overpressurization occurred in the liquid-oxygen tank of the rocket’s upper stage, although NASA officials said it was not clear what caused the explosion.

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Janet Jackson earns rousing applause at BET Awards http://www.kansas.com/entertainment/celebrities/article25738519.html#storylink=rss The pop star was honored Sunday with the Ultimate Icon: Music Dance Visual Award as she made one of her first public performances in sometime as she readies a new album and tour this fall.

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Cherokee County wants Crawford County casino to be blocked http://www.kansas.com/news/local/article25819744.html#storylink=rss Cherokee County commissioners plan to ask the Kansas Racing and Gaming Commission to reject a recommendation for a casino in southeast Kansas and to restart the selection process.

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What will you do with your extra leap second tonight? http://www.kansas.com/living/article25819258.html#storylink=rss An extra second is being added today to make human clocks match the Earth’s clock.

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Jetblue: No more free ride for your luggage http://www.kansas.com/news/business/article25819225.html#storylink=rss The budget airline proudly held out on checked-bag fees for years. Those days are over.

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Strained by debt, Puerto Rico says Washington must help http://www.kansas.com/news/nation-world/national/article25804813.html#storylink=rss Puerto Rico’s governor is asking Washington for unprecedented changes in bankruptcy rules to help rescue the island’s finances.

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Greece will miss IMF debt payment and bailout to expire http://www.kansas.com/news/nation-world/world/article25815934.html#storylink=rss Greece will become the first developed nation to default on debt to the IMF, as the country plunges deeper into a financial crisis that could force it from the euro bloc.

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Chris Christie doesn’t scare people like he used to http://www.kansas.com/news/nation-world/national/article25818313.html#storylink=rss Trump trumps Christie as no-nonsense candidate

Christie starts as long shot in crowded GOP field

Can Christie overcome months of missteps?

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Wichita weather on Tuesday: Highs near 100 http://www.kansas.com/news/weather/finger-on-the-weather/article25817449.html#storylink=rss June bids farewell with a sizzling slice of summer on Tuesday.

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Wichita woman uses black and white ribbon as symbol against hate http://www.kansas.com/news/local/article25817311.html#storylink=rss Beverly “B. Kay” Van Es hopes people might put up some black ribbon with white ribbon. In the wake of a massacre at a South Carolina church, the ribbon is a symbol that two races are united, the Wichita woman says.

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Part of Waco shut down by water line break near 13th Street http://www.kansas.com/news/local/article25817179.html#storylink=rss A water line break forced the closure of Waco through most of Tuesday morning, forcing commuters who use that street to find an alternate route.

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Wichita woman in fair condition after fatal weekend crash in Cowley County http://www.kansas.com/news/local/article25817056.html#storylink=rss A Wichita man was one of two people killed in a crash late Saturday night in Cowley County, according to the Kansas Highway Patrol.

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2 dead after man sets self on fire on Japanese bullet train http://www.kansas.com/news/nation-world/world/article25813156.html#storylink=rss At least 26 other people were injured, three seriously, mostly from smoke inhalation.

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The biggest danger of a Greek default could be political instability http://www.kansas.com/news/nation-world/world/article25816042.html#storylink=rss Greece risks a return to the tumult that afflicted it for decades before and after WWII – civil war, military coups and dictatorship.

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Indonesia military plane crashes in city, killing dozens http://www.kansas.com/news/nation-world/world/article25815217.html#storylink=rss An Indonesian air force transport plane crashes into a residential neighborhood in the country’s third-largest city of Medan.

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Foggy Bottom to move to former Wichita Mall http://www.kansas.com/news/business/biz-columns-blogs/carrie-rengers/article25789495.html#storylink=rss Foggy Bottom is expanding to 10,000 square feet with the move, which will allow it to expand clothing lines and add a gift shop.

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