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Stretch of Wanamaker Reopened

Posted: 09/25/2009 - Wanamaker Road from SW 41st to Jay Shideler Elementary was reopened Friday night.

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Kansas Signs Wheat Deal With Taiwan

Posted: 09/25/2009 - Taiwan signed a $425 million agreement Friday to buy 1.7 million bushels of Kansas hard winter wheat in 2010 and 2011.

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Trojans Parade Downtown

Posted: 09/25/2009 - Topeka High School held its annual Homecoming parade in downtown Topeka Friday.

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What Surgery Will Look Like In The Future

Posted: 09/25/2009 - Over the past 20 years, robotics have revolutionized surgery, and new innovations are continuing to push the boundaries of medicine.

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Muslims Observe Day Of Prayer In Washington

Posted: 09/25/2009 - Thousands of Muslims gathered Friday on Capitol Hill for a day of prayer that organizers said was intended to inspire American Muslims and non-Muslims alike.

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Poisoned Patriots? Stricken Marines Seek Help With Illnesses

Posted: 09/25/2009 - Twenty retired U.S. Marines or sons of Marines who once lived at Camp Lejeune, North Carolina, and who are now suffering from breast cancer, a disease that strikes about one man for every 100 women who get it. Each of the seven men CNN interviewed for this report has had part of his chest removed as part of his treatment, along with chemotherapy, radiation or both.

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Can You Afford Your Cobra?

Posted: 09/25/2009 - QUESTION 1: I know that Congress is considering extending the unemployment benefits, but what about Cobra? That has been a godsend for my husband and me. Instead of paying $1,100 a month, we only pay $434. My husband has been laid off since December of 2008 after 22 years with a newspaper company. --Dawn, Ohio

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Get Your Old Salary Back!

Posted: 09/25/2009 - Back in April, William Stickney got some unwelcome news. His employer was cutting his salary by 10%.

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Simmons To Restructure Under New Owners

Posted: 09/25/2009 - Simmons Co., the nation's second-largest mattress maker, said Friday that it agreed to be acquired by a private equity group for $760 million as part of a Chapter 11 restructuring plan.

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Unilever To Buy Sara Lee Unit For $1.9 Billion

Posted: 09/25/2009 - Unilever PLC said Friday that it plans to buy Sara Lee's personal care unit for $1.87 billion in cash in an effort to boost its presence in Western Europe and in Asia.

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Americans Tame Their Wanderlust

Posted: 09/25/2009 - Americans have tamed their wanderlust during this recession, according to the latest data released by the U.S. Census Bureau. Only about 2.4% of Americans moved from state to state in 2008, down from 2.5% the previous year.

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Chrysler: Check Engine Now

Posted: 09/25/2009 - Three months after coming through a federally-financed bankruptcy, the new Chrysler Group still faces serious trouble with no quick solution in sight.

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Maybe It IS Your Financial Adviser’s Fault

Posted: 09/25/2009 - This is sure to make financial advisers cringe, or at least send me a few angry emails. German researchers have found that on the whole, investors who use a financial adviser tend to underperform do-it-yourselfers.

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The Last Bank Left Standing For Small Businesses

Posted: 09/25/2009 - The landscape of lenders willing to work with small business owners has changed dramatically in the last year, but one bank -- Wells Fargo -- has emerged stronger than ever.

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Meet The $90,000 Mustang

Posted: 09/25/2009 - A typical Ford Mustang GT costs about $30,000. Now a custom carmaker is transforming 45 of those regular Mustangs into $90,000 hand-built Iacocca Edition Mustangs.

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RIM's Stock Drops 17% On Outlook

Posted: 09/25/2009 - Research In Motion's shares plummeted 17% on Friday after the smartphone maker's fiscal third-quarter outlook announced Thursday missed expectations.

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Georgia Bank Is 95th To Fail This Year

Posted: 09/25/2009 - Atlanta-based Georgian Bank was closed by state regulators Friday, according to the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, becoming the 95th to fail in the nation this year.

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Health Reform You Can Count On

Posted: 09/25/2009 - The cacophony of the health care debate, already loud, is likely to become deafening as autumn progresses.

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G-20 Agrees On Time Table For Reforms

Posted: 09/25/2009 - Leaders of G-20 nations committed Friday to a timeline to establish and enforce new rules aimed at spurring financial firms around the globe to improve capital cushions and avoid taking risk.

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Three-Peat: Stocks Fall Again

Posted: 09/25/2009 - Stocks fell for the third straight session on Friday, ending lower for the week, after weaker-than-expected reports on durable goods orders and new home sales sparked concerns about the strength of any recovery.

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