Charles Koch never got that call from President Obama that he once thought he'd get. But his sometime critic is now allied with Koch in pondering changes to a criminal justice system that sometimes needlessly damages lives and our economy. (Bo Rader/Kansas.com) (Oct. 30, 2015)
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The way to create a successful and lasting business it to increase value for others rather than acquire profits for yourself, Charles Koch says. No one wants to pay you anything unless you offer them something that will improve their lives. (Bo Rader/Kansas.com) (Oct. 30, 2015)
John Cleese and his comedy troupe friends have made Charles Koch not only laugh but think harder about how to run a $100 billion company. Monty Python films teach us how people can ruin lives and businesses with faulty mental models, he says. Reality-based thinking in contrast can enrich our lives. (Bo Rader/Kansas.com) (Oct. 30, 2015)
Maybe, but it won't please those seeking a political book. He believes he can enrich people's lives more by explaining how his practical business ideas transformed Koch into a $100 billion company. (Bo Rader/Kansas.com) (Oct. 30, 2015)
Corporate welfare makes up about 25 percent of the annual U.S. tax code, a huge subsidy that not only supports some corporations over others but distorts the economy, and creates "welfare for the wealthy," Charles Koch said. (Bo Rader/Kansas.com) (Oct. 30, 2015)
No job no matter how small is a dead-end job, Koch says. Flipping burgers if you apply diligence and learn to work with others can lead you to become an assistant manager, and then more. People learn by working together. (Bo Rader/Kansas.com) (Oct. 30, 2015)
Local civil rights attorney and congressional candidate James Thompson spoke before the Wichita City Council on Tuesday and used national statistics to point out that the number of police shootings in Wichita is abnormally high and that funding for officer training and staffing is too low. (Travis Heying/The Wichita Eagle/Jan. 16, 2018)
A Wichita firefighter received an electric shock while removing the ceiling at an apartment fire. Firefighters say the fire expanded when the apartment residents went outside to look for a fire extinguisher.
Dramatic video shows a Dekalb County (GA) Fire Rescue Department captain catching a child dropped from a ladder during an apartment fire near Atlanta. Two different firefighters caught children dropped to them during the fire.