Updated: 03/21/2014 - Borrowers with bad credit were shut out of the mortgage market after the housing bubble burst, but now a handful of small lenders are starting to offer subprime loans again.
Posted: 03/21/2014 - Microsoft is defending its right to break into its customers' accounts and read their emails
Posted: 03/21/2014 - AAA Roadside Rescue Team saw a five percent increase in calls for assistance during the 2013-2014 winter.
Updated: 03/21/2014 - A bill before a Kansas House committee could hand state lawmakers a pay raise. The bill would more than double what legislators are paid during the 90-day legislative session. However, it seeks to reduce the retirement package available to lawmakers.
Posted: 03/21/2014 - The University of Kansas has received a $1 million donation that will be used for a new business school scholarship program.
Posted: 03/21/2014 - A Missouri dentist has been named director of the Bureau of Oral Health in the Kansas Department of Health and Environment.
Posted: 03/20/2014 - Russian oligarchs, banks and corporations have been borrowing heavily from the West, underscoring the risks for both sides in escalating the Ukraine crisis.
Updated: 03/20/2014 - Amazon will begin selling a streaming video device starting next month. But with Apple TV, Roku, Chromecast and a huge number of smart TVs and video game consoles that do the same thing, what's the point?
Posted: 03/20/2014 - The state House has postponed a debate on whether Kansas should join a compact of states seeking to exempt themselves from the federal health care law.
Posted: 03/20/2014 - A 91-year-old Lawrence woman says she has been offered $600,000 by a Chicago developer for her modest home near the edge of the University of Kansas campus, but she isn't sure she wants to move.
Posted: 03/20/2014 - Kansas senators have approved a bill repealing mortgage registration fees, a move that county leaders say will cost them millions of dollars.
Posted: 03/20/2014 - The state House is preparing to debate whether Kansas should join a compact of states seeking to exempt themselves from the federal health care law.
Posted: 03/20/2014 - Smoking is banned in the Kansas Statehouse, but a cleanup project by volunteers shows plenty of people are lighting up outside and littering the grounds with cigarette butts.
Posted: 03/20/2014 - Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback says legislators should fully fund aid to poor school districts and significantly increase state spending on public education.
Posted: 03/19/2014 - We're evenly split with 2 posting from Topeka, 2 from Manhattan and a pair from Lawrence.
Updated: 03/19/2014 - Oil booms have always been transitory affairs. A Pennsylvania business owner has found a way to take advantage.
Updated: 03/19/2014 - Terri Durheim and her family now have health insurance, thanks to Obamacare. What they don't have are local doctors and hospitals who will take it.
Posted: 03/19/2014 - As Kansas consumers continue to complain about a scam targeting their bank or credit card information, even a person charged with protecting consumers has received a scam call.
Posted: 03/19/2014 - The Justice Department is set to announce a billion-dollar agreement with Toyota to settle a federal probe of the automaker's handling of customer complaints related to unintended acceleration.
Posted: 03/19/2014 - A Kansas House committee has endorsed legislation allowing higher monetary damages in personal injury lawsuits while revising the rules of evidence in such cases.