Updated: 11/18/2008 - Yahoo Inc. co-founder Jerry Yang is stepping down as chief executive, ending a rocky reign marked by his refusal to sell the Internet company to Microsoft Corp. for $47.5 billion — more than triple Yahoo's current market value.
Updated: 11/18/2008 - Boeing and its engineering union began contract talks Monday. At issue is a contract that expires Dec. 5 and covers mostly work on military projects. The talks affect about 700 Wichita workers.
Updated: 11/18/2008 - Prospects dimmed on Monday for the $25 billion bailout that U.S. automakers say they desperately need to get through a bleak and dangerous December.
Updated: 11/18/2008 - Contracts on light sweet crude oil have dropped to their lowest level in nearly two years. That's one more reason Asian markets are opening lower Tuesday.
Updated: 11/18/2008 - Some local children got story time Monday morning with Governor Kathleen Sebelius. She read "Bear Feels Sick" by Karma Wilson to Salvation Army preschoolers.
Updated: 11/18/2008 - The fate of a "big three bailout" could be decided in three days.
Updated: 11/18/2008 - Students at Washburn Rural Middle School are striking up the band. Seventh grade students picked up their instruments to entertain the crowd. They've been practicing in class for several weeks now.
Updated: 11/18/2008 - An Emporia man is being recognized for all his hard work over the years. Superintendent Dr. John Heim has been awarded the Superintendent of the Year award.
Updated: 11/18/2008 - The Topeka Planning Commission approved Pioneer Group, Inc.'s proposal for urban development to put an affordable housing development on the south side of Adam's Street near 21st, across from one it just built and completed in the fall.
Updated: 11/18/2008 - Talks begin covering the future of 700 Kansas Boeing workers. Their contract for military projects expires a little more than two weeks from now.
Updated: 11/18/2008 - People across the state are celebrating our military. Golden Corral restaurant showed its appreciation Monday night by offering a free meal at the 1601 SW Wanamaker location.
Updated: 11/18/2008 - Officials want help for fire victims, and President-Elect Obama is urging all of his website viewers to offer their help, too.
Updated: 11/18/2008 - The troubled bank will chop 20% of its workers in the upcoming quarters.
Updated: 11/18/2008 - The shuttle Endeavour has delivered a new toilet, water purifier and other equipment to widen the space station's crew space.
Updated: 11/18/2008 - Congressman Jerry Moran Monday announced that the veterans mileage reimbursement rate will increase for those traveling to and from VA medical facilities.
Updated: 11/18/2008 - An accident in Topeka Monday night sent one person to the hospital with potentially serious injuries.
Updated: 11/18/2008 - About 370 soldiers from Fort Riley are scheduled to come home this week after serving in Iraq and Afghanistan.
Updated: 11/18/2008 - AAA Monday released figures indicating November is the fourth consecutive month of falling gasoline prices and diesel prices in both Kansas and the U.S.
Updated: 11/18/2008 - State and local governments are hoping for a mild winter, given the rising cost of road salt.
Updated: 11/18/2008 - KDOT and other area police agencies are taking part in the Kansas Thanksgiving traffic enforcement campaign, from November 24th to the 30th.
Updated: 11/18/2008 - The US Attorney's office says he and another man were stopped in November 2005, driving a rented RV on I-70 west of Topeka.
Updated: 11/18/2008 - In his lawsuit, Six says the companies allegedly misrepresented drug price information in order to increase reimbursements made by Kansas medicaid, the health care program for the poor in the state.
Updated: 11/18/2008 - The Highway Patrol says a northeast Kansas man is dead after a bizarre crash that apparently was caused by a passenger kicking the vehicle's gearshift into ``Park.''