Republican candidate for Senate Roy Moore rode his horse, Sassy, to the polls on Dec. 12 to cast his ballot. “This is a very important race for our country, for our state, and for the future,” Moore said.
A comment about Valium made by Sen. Pat Roberts (R-Kans.) to Sen. Ron Wyden (D-Ore.) during Steve Mnuchin's treasury secretary confirmation hearing Thursday led to a minute and a half of Sen. Sherrod Brown (D-Ohio) and Roberts disagreeing about the propriety of such a comment. It meant to be as humor said Roberts to the Senate Finance Committee.
Justice Clarence Thomas had strong words for the current state of American government during an appearance at the Heritage Foundation to celebrate his 25 years on the Supreme Court. “At some point, we are going to have to recognize that we are destroying our institutions,” he said, acknowledging that the Court might also partially be at fault.
At his weekly news conference, Wichita State coach Gregg Marshall reiterated his desire to replay the 2013 NCAA championship game with Michigan in the wake of the news that Louisville will vacate the 2013 national title due to rule violations.
Spirit AeroSystems president and CEO Tom Gentile, center, speaks at a ceremony Tuesday marking the opening of the company’s Five-Axis Center of Excellence. Spirit AeroSystems officially marked the opening of a new center Tuesday that is part of its $1 billion expansion plan, which includes 1,000 new jobs.
The FBI, Sedgwick County Sheriff's Office and Wichita Police Department continue in their search for Lucas Hernandez. The police are asking anyone with information to call the tip line at 316-383-4661.