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US Retailers Report May Sales Declines

Updated: 06/04/2009 - NEW YORK (AP) -- Although consumer confidence may be increasing, it's not showing up at the cash register yet. Many retailers posted disappointing May sales on Thursday, and food and necessities remained high on shoppers' lists.

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Russians Safina, Kuznetsova Reach French Final

Updated: 06/04/2009 - PARIS (AP) -- Dinara Safina shanked shots, squandered chances, screamed profanities at herself and still won, setting up an all-Russian final at French Open.

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Bond Hearing Friday For Roeder

Updated: 06/04/2009 - The public defender for 51-year-old suspect Scott Roeder filed a motion for bond yesterday in Sedgwick County District Court. Attorney Steve Osburn cites a Kansas law saying bond should be granted for defendants charged with non-capital crimes.

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Collective Brands Profits Surge

Updated: 06/04/2009 - First-quarter profits at Collective Brands Inc. surged 93 percent, helped by litigation and accounting expenses recorded during the year-ago quarter.

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Crimestoppers Seek Help Finding Suspect

Updated: 06/04/2009 - Crimestoppers and Topeka Police are asking the public for their help finding a man accused of multiple counts of unlawful voluntary Sexual relations and Contributing to a Child's misconduct.

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Case Of H1N1 In Leavenworth County

Updated: 06/04/2009 - A case of the 2009 H1N1 influenza A virus was confirmed Thursday in a Leavenworth County child. This is the first case identified in Leavenworth County.

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Cessna Set For More Layoffs

Updated: 06/04/2009 - CEO Jack Pelton sent an e-mail to employees on Thursday warning them of more reductions throughout the company. The e-mail does not say how many workers will be affected.

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Stocks Mixed After Data On Jobs, Retail Sales

Updated: 06/04/2009 - Cautious traders are looking for more convincing signs of improvement in the economy. Stocks zigzagged in a narrow range Thursday after the number of workers continuing to receive unemployment benefits unexpectedly fell for the first time in 20 weeks.

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Federal Judge Limits Claims Against Epiq

Updated: 06/04/2009 - A federal judge in Kansas has thrown out most of the claims against Epiq Systems Inc. in a lawsuit accusing the company of manipulating when it awarded stock options to executives.

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Robber Kisses Clerk On Way Out The Door

Updated: 06/04/2009 - A store clerk says a man who robbed a Mexican grocery store in suburban Kansas City on Wednesday stole a kiss from her on his way out the door.

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Lenexa Outsourcing Facility Adding 725 Jobs

Updated: 06/04/2009 - A Pennsylvania outsourcing company is nearing the end of an expansion at a customer call center in suburban Kansas City that will ultimately employ 725 new workers.

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All-Indian Center In Wichita Set To Reopen

Updated: 06/04/2009 - Wichita will celebrate the reopening of the Mid-America All-Indian Center on June 26. The center and museum has been closed for renovations.

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No Hope Of Survivors In Atlantic, Air France Says

Updated: 06/04/2009 - Air France has told families of passengers on Flight 447 that the jetliner broke apart and they must abandon hope that anyone survived, a grief counselor said Thursday as military aircraft tried to narrow their search for the remains of the plane.

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2 U.S. Journalists On Trial In North Korea

Updated: 06/04/2009 - North Korea's top court began hearing the case Thursday of two American journalists accused of crossing into the country illegally and engaging in "hostile acts" - charges that could draw a 10-year sentence in a labor camp.

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US Stock Futures Pare Gains On Weak Retail Sales

Updated: 06/04/2009 - U.S. stock futures pared early gains Thursday as a number of retailers reported big drops in sales — a clear sign that the American consumer is still feeling the pain of a deep recession.

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Tiananmen 20th Anniversary Brings New Repression

Updated: 06/04/2009 - Chinese police aggressively deterred dissent on Thursday's 20th anniversary of the crackdown on democracy activists in Tiananmen Square, ignoring calls from Hillary Rodham Clinton and even Taiwan's China-friendly president for Beijing to face up to the 1989 violence.

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