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Time For Fireworks: Dow Tops 17,000!

Posted: 07/03/2014 - U.S. stock markets closed at 1 p.m. Thursday, but they got the fireworks going early. The Dow finally hit 17,000!

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Rainfall Comes Too Late To Help SW Kansas Crop

Posted: 07/03/2014 - Farmers in parched southwest Kansas say the unusually high amount of rain last month came too late to help the dryland wheat crop but just in time to delay harvesting of what little of the crop managed to survive.

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State Delays Medicaid Health Home Service

Posted: 07/03/2014 - Kansas health officials delayed a new Medicaid service a day before it was scheduled to begin because it did not have enough contractors to cover the entire state.

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Employment: Full Time Down 500K, Part-Time Up 799K

Updated: 07/03/2014 - The U.S. economy added 288,000 jobs in June, marking the fifth straight month where employers added at least 200,000 jobs. However, seasonally adjusted full time employment actually fell by more than 500,000.

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Kansas Tech School Installs Solar Panels

Posted: 07/03/2014 - A technical college in eastern Kansas is taking another step toward energy self-sufficiency with the installation of solar panels.

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Paving Business Banned From Kansas

Posted: 07/02/2014 - A door-to-door paving company has been banned from doing business in Kansas and ordered to refund three customers.

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Kansas Standing Behind Business Border War

Posted: 07/01/2014 - Kansas Commerce Secretary Pat George says the state has no plans to follow Missouri's offer of a truce over the fierce competition for businesses in the Kansas City area.

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Moran Criticizes Obamacare Lack Of Control

Posted: 07/01/2014 - U.S. Senator, Jerry Moran criticized the lack of control and verification shown in a pair of reports released by the US Department of Health and Human Services (HHS).

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Thanks To Rains, Hays Lifts Ban On Fireworks

Posted: 07/01/2014 - After a two-year ban, fireworks will be allowed this year in the city of Hays. The Hays City Commission voted Monday night to allow fireworks within city limits July 2-4.

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Dole To Dedicate VA Mobile Medical Unit

Posted: 06/30/2014 - Former Sen. Bob Dole plans to visit his Kansas hometown Wednesday to dedicate a new mobile unit for use by the Robert J. Dole VA Medical Center.

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This Info Can Kill Your Chances Of Getting Hired

Posted: 06/27/2014 - Although the Internet has transformed job-hunting, people's willingness to reveal the most intimate aspects of their lives online is giving employers a new and powerful tool in making hiring decisions.

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Sierra Club Files New Suit Over Kansas Coal Plant

Updated: 06/27/2014 - The Sierra Club has filed a lawsuit challenging the latest move by Kansas to allow construction of a $2.8 billion coal-fired power plant, partly because the state wouldn't regulate the plant's greenhouse gas emissions.

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Supreme Court Rules Against White House Appointments

Updated: 06/26/2014 - The Supreme Court sided with Congress on Thursday in the high-stakes power struggle over presidential appointments, in which officials are placed in top government jobs temporarily without Senate approval.

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Elio Motors Promises A $6,800 Car

Updated: 06/30/2014 - Some time in 2015, a company called Elio Motors claims it will begin building a car in its Louisiana factory that will get 84 miles per gallon on the highway and that will sell for a base price of $6,800.

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Kobach Settles Permit Issue With Douglas County

Posted: 06/26/2014 - Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach says he has the proper permits for construction of a barn in rural Douglas County, though he isn't sure what all the fuss is about.

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