FILE - In this Aug. 1, 2013, file photo, Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach, the architect of the state's proof-of-citizenship law for new voters, answers questions during an Associated Press interview in Topeka, Kan.    (AP Photo/John Hanna, File)

Kansas gets extra time in voter citizenship case

Kansas and Arizona will get more time to respond to the request by federal election officials for a stay in his ruling requiring them to enforce state laws requiring new voters to document their U.S. citizenship.…
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Photos: Blood moon over Kansas

Eyeballs turned upward to the moon Tuesday morning. The so-called "blood moon" is gracing the skies in different phases between 1 a.m. and 3:30 a.m. ET. …
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David Michael Zehring: Mental health history

Wichita Police are still investigating an officer-involved shooting that happened Thursday morning in west Wichita, resulting in the death of a mentally ill 30-year-old suspect.…
Wichita Public Schools (KSN File Photo)

Wichita schools see net increase from school funding bill

USD 259 will see a net increase in funding from the state's school funding bill as approved by state lawmakers, but the increase comes with strings attached and is small compared to the district's total budget.…
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School districts respond to statewide testing issues

Across the state, students and teachers are dealing with technical issues trying to do their testing, now some districts are limiting testing and focusing on giving time back to teachers.…
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Camp Hope affected by Camp Aldrich fire

Each year, Camp Hope offers a fun opportunity for kids battling cancer, but it's future may look a lot different after a weekend fire.…
FILE - In this Jan. 13, 2014 file photo, a Southwest Airlines Flight sits on a runway. (AP Photo/Springfield News-Leader, Valerie Mosley, File)

Unruly man charged after jet diverts to Nebraska

A man removed from a California-bound Southwest Airlines aircraft after he allegedly tried to open a door during flight was charged Monday with interfering with the crew.…