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Wichita State Foundation reports $31 million in donations

The Wichita State University Foundation announced that it closed fiscal year 2014 with nearly $31 million in total giving, which includes cash, gifts-in-kind, pledges and new planned gifts from donors age 63 and older.

Sedgwick County Health Department to offer vaccination clinic

The Sedgwick County Health Department, 2716 W. Central, will offer a vaccination clinic on Saturday from 9 a.m. to noon.

Wichita State racial profiling study to be discussed at civil rights conference

A racial-profiling study by Wichita State University is among the topics that will be discussed at a conference hosted by the U.S. Attorney’s Office in August.

Courts issue conflicting rulings on health care tax subsidies

Two appeals courts on Tuesday reached radically different conclusions about whether millions of consumers in 36 states can use tax credits to help buy health coverage on the federal health insurance marketplace.

NYC official: Thieves got into 1K StubHub accounts

Some of the hottest tickets in town — to Broadway hits, Jay-Z and Justin Timberlake concerts, a New York Yankees-Boston Red Sox game — were snapped up by an international ring of cyber thieves who commandeered more than 1,000 StubHub users' accounts to make big money by fraudulently buying tickets and reselling them, prosecutors said Wednesday.

10 Things to Know for Today (VIDEO)

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:

Teen who killed stepbrother over chores to be sentenced in August

A Kansas teenager who shot and killed his 9-year-old stepbrother during an argument over doing chores will be sentenced in August.

Wichita weather: A bit cooler, but not much

Conditions will be slightly better in the Wichita area Wednesday than over the past two days, forecasters say.

Wichita City Council hears more details about sales tax options

In the coming weeks, Wichita City Council members likely will consider two alternative ballot languages that could be part of a 1-cent sales tax ballot measure in November that would generate about $400 million over the next five years.

Panelists at Pachyderm Club speak out against city sales tax

As the City Council pondered whether to put a measure on the ballot to raise the sales tax, a local Republican club gathered not far away to lay the groundwork for opposing it.

Wichita State seeks $31 million for innovation, tech priorities

Wichita State University president John Bardo has asked the Kansas Board of Regents for more than $31 million over the next two fiscal years to support economic innovation, diversification and technology at the school.

Two charged in girl’s death waive rights to preliminary hearing (file VIDEOS)

The caretakers of a 3-year-old Wichita girl who was beaten to death last month waived their rights to a preliminary hearing Tuesday and have been bound over for trial on first-degree felony murder charges.

Avello: Experience as Derby mayor would serve him well on Sedgwick County Commission

Dion Avello hasn’t lost his New Jersey accent, but his heart is in Derby.

Jim Howell thinks his aviation knowledge would be a plus on Sedgwick County Commission

Rep. Jim Howell talks as fast as a kid making a Christmas list, and his rapid-fire speech picks up even more when he’s talking about aviation.

Emprise Bank branch on South Hydraulic robbed

Authorities are searching for a man who robbed a bank in southeast Wichita Tuesday morning.

Buyers look for keepsakes, as well as deals, at Boeing auction

Some came to take home a piece of history.

California firm issues nationwide fruit recall

A Central California company is recalling specific lots of its fresh peaches, plums, nectarines and pluots sold nationwide over concerns of possible listeria contamination.

Airlines scrap Israel flights over missile fear (VIDEO)

In a sign of increased caution about flying near combat zones, U.S. and European airlines halted flights to Israel Tuesday after a rocket landed near Tel Aviv's Ben Gurion Airport.

Girl, 16, arrested after boiling water was thrown on boyfriend

Police arrested a 16-year-old girl after she reportedly threw boiling water on her 15-year-old boyfriend during an argument in south Wichita on Monday morning.

Police issue 36 traffic citations during DUI patrol in west Wichita

Police issued three dozen traffic citations and made two arrests during a DUI saturation patrol in west Wichita last weekend.

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