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New Sedgwick County commissioners could swing incentive votes the other way

Businesses could have a tougher time getting incentives from Sedgwick County if a new commission majority emerges after the general election in November.

Service to remember blues legend Jesse Anderson

For many years, he was known as the “Ow-Wow” Man.

Shooting prompts review of Taser training and equipment

Wichita Police Chief Norman Williams has ordered a review of Taser training and equipment after the second shooting death in less than three months involving law enforcement officers whose Tasers failed to subdue someone charging at them with a knife.

Police investigating report of shots fired near 21st and I-135

Wichita police are investigating an aggravated assault involving six people at 4:15 a.m. Saturday.

Man reports robbery, says he was forced to withdraw cash

A 24-year-old man told Wichita police that another man robbed him at 6 a.m. Saturday in the 5600 block of East Harry.

David Koch: His name, his legacy

On a wall of David Koch’s office at 667 Madison Avenue hangs a photo he likes to show people, a framed image of him at the White House.

Associate: Tommy Ramone, last of the Ramones, dies (VIDEO)

Tommy Ramone, a co-founder of the seminal punk band the Ramones and the last surviving member of the original group, has died, a business associate said Saturday.

State health department traces 4 measles cases to Wichita restaurant

Four measles cases in Sedgwick County have been traced to Sal’s Japanese Steakhouse in Wichita, the Kansas Department of Health and Environment confirmed Saturday.

Amazon asks FAA for permission to fly drones (VIDEO)

Amazon is asking the Federal Aviation Administration permission to use drones as part of its plan to deliver packages to customers in 30 minutes or less.

Summer temperatures this weekend, much cooler next week

The weekend will definitely feel like summer, with highs in the mid-90s expected.

Judge rules for Kobach on voter registration

A judge cleared the way Friday for Kansas to use a dual voting system to help enforce its proof-of-citizenship rule for new voters, suggesting that doing otherwise could taint the state's August primary election.

Lightning kills 1 at Rocky Mountain National Park

A lightning strike has killed a woman and injured seven other people at Rocky Mountain National Park.

Tracy Morgan released from rehab month after crash

Former "Saturday Night Live" star Tracy Morgan has been released from a rehabilitation facility as he heals from serious injuries he suffered in a car crash that left a fellow comedian dead, his spokesman said Saturday.

Judges win final say on placements of unfit parents’ children

In a major ruling Friday, the state Supreme Court decided that local district judges will have final say on who gets the children after parents are judged unfit.

Weekly Wichita games unite soccer players from around the globe

As the World Cup brings attention to soccer in the U.S. and elsewhere, soccer balls are just as popular for Herb Schnoetzinger and many other Wichitans from around the world who play weekly pickup soccer at a grassy corner of Linwood Park, a tradition Schnoetzinger kicked off 40 years ago.

2 Hutchinson correctional officers assaulted by inmate, says KDOC spokesman

Two correctional officers were battered by an inmate at the Hutchinson Correctional Facility at about 10 a.m. Friday, said Jeremy Barclay, Kansas Department of Corrections spokesman.

Chinese man accused of hacking into US computers

U.S. authorities have charged a Chinese businessman with hacking into the computer systems of U.S. companies with large defense contracts, including Boeing, to steal data on military projects, including some of the latest fighter jets, officials said Friday.

GOP candidates for Kansas insurance commissioner agree: Competition will bring better coverage

Five candidates for Kansas insurance commissioner are fighting for the Republican nomination, but they all agree: Get more insurance companies to come to Kansas and compete for business, and Kansans will get cheaper and fairer coverage.

'Harry Potter' actor Legeno dies in Death Valley

Authorities say "Harry Potter" actor Dave Legeno has died from heatstroke in California's Death Valley. He was 50.

BBB: Buying a used car requires some savvy

Searching for a used car can be challenging, as anyone who has ever done that knows all too well.

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