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KC Star to See Layoffs

Updated: 03/09/2009 - The Kansas City Star expects to lay off 150 employees as its parent company, the McClatchy Co., looks to shed about 1,600 full-time jobs.

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Hays Man Sentenced For Making Pipe Bomb

Updated: 03/09/2009 - A 57-year-old Hays man is sentenced to 10 years in prison for building a pipe bomb that he attached to a truck owned by a man dating his ex-girlfriend.

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Sweepstakes Scam Turns Up in NE Kansas

Updated: 03/09/2009 - A 13 News viewer says she received what looked like a check for nearly $2,999 with a note saying she won $68,000, but she needed to cash the check and send the money to claim her prize.

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Garmin Laying Off Employees

Updated: 03/09/2009 - Garmin Ltd. announced Monday that it will lay off 141 people as the economy stalls its record growth.

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Kansas Board Boosts Vaccine Requirements

Updated: 03/09/2009 - More students will need immunizations for Hepatitis B and chickenpox under decisions made by the Kansas Dept. of Health and Environment.

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Kansas Senator Opposes Stem Cell Change

Updated: 03/09/2009 - Sen. Sam Brownback, R-Kansas, says the Obama administration's backing of federal funding for embryonic stem cell research is equal to government support of destroying life for research purposes.

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Kansas Senator Questions Budget Plan

Updated: 03/09/2009 - Kansas Sen. Pat Roberts says a budget proposal topping $3.6 trillion is questionable at a time when families are struggling.

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House Bill Prioritizes State Payroll

Updated: 03/09/2009 - Kansas House Republicans are taking a swipe at Democratic Gov. Kathleen Sebelius over a recent budget dispute.

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Shawnee Co. Sheriff's Lt. Lutz Retires

Updated: 03/09/2009 - Shawnee Co. Sheriff's Lt. Martha Lutz was recognized by the sheriff and commissioners Monday for her 31 years of service to the agency. Lutz was the first female in the department to reach the rank of lieutenant.

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Rapper "C-Murder" Jailed after Alleged Violation

Updated: 03/09/2009 - Rapper Corey "C-Murder" Miller has been booked back into jail in Louisiana after police said he broke the house-arrest rules imposed on him as he awaits trial.

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Man is Cited for Owning an Endangered Ape

Updated: 03/09/2009 - Six weeks before a 200-pound chimpanzee nearly mauled a Stamford woman to death, state officials were cracking down on the owner of a 14-pound siamang that was still wearing diapers made for infants.

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Hunt for Soldiers' Killers Overshadows Northern Ireland

Updated: 03/09/2009 - British security chiefs appealed Monday for public help to catch the Irish Republican Army dissidents responsible for gunning down two soldiers - a hunt that challenges Catholics to inform on their own as never before.

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Obama Pays Tribute to Christopher Reeve

Updated: 03/09/2009 - President Barack Obama paid tribute to the late actor Christopher Reeve, who emerged as an advocate for embryonic stem cell research after he was paralyzed in a horseback riding accident.

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Small-Town Guardsmen Groomed to Hunt Bombs in Iraq

Updated: 03/09/2009 - Once in Iraq, the National Guardsmen who make up E Company - glassmakers, carpenters and diesel mechanics from the small North Carolina town of Hamlet - will be entrusted with fighting the weapon responsible for nearly half of the 4,245 soldiers killed and nearly two-thirds of the 31,000 troops wounded during the Iraq War.

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Injured Vietnam to Speak at Fort Riley Prayer Luncheon

Updated: 03/09/2009 - An injured Vietnam veteran and motivational speaker will be featured at the 1st Infantry Division National Prayer Luncheon from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. March 10 at the Courtyard by Marriott.

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Court Sides with Colorado in Fee Dispute

Updated: 03/09/2009 - The Supreme Court has rejected claims by Kansas that it is owed $9 million in legal fees from Colorado over their century-long dispute over water rights to the Arkansas River.

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Brown Exits Council Race, Endorses Leisinger

Updated: 03/09/2009 - David Brown, finishing a distant third on March 3rd, bowed out out of the council race on "13 News at 4" Monday, says he'll campaign for his former rival.

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Cargo Plane Crashes in Uganda, Killing 11

Updated: 03/09/2009 - A cargo plane carrying equipment for African Union peacekeepers in Somalia caught fire and crashed into Uganda's Lake Victoria shortly after takeoff Monday, killing all 11 people on board, authorities said.

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