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City council votes to adopt airport name change

The Wichita City Council acting as the Wichita Airport Authority voted 5-2 to adopt a formal resolution changing the name of Mid-Continent Airport to "Wichita Dwight D. Eisenhower National Airport" Tuesday.…

Ship hunts for more ‘pings’ in Malaysia jet search

Search crews in the Indian Ocean failed to pick up more of the faint underwater sounds that may have been from the missing Malaysian jetliner's black boxes whose batteries are at the end of their life.…
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Photos: UConn defeats Kentucky

Photos from the UConn victory over Kentucky in the men's basketball championship game Monday, April 7, 2014, in Arlington, Texas.…
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Obama signs actions taking aim at gender pay gap

In a concerted election-year push to draw attention to women's wages, President Barack Obama signed directives Tuesday that would make it easier for workers of federal contractors to get information about workplace compensation. …
FILE - Derek Schmidt waves during an election watch party in Topeka, Kan., Tuesday, Nov. 2, 2010. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner)

Kansas lawmakers OK tougher Medicaid fraud law

Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt is praising legislators for unanimously approving a measure to increase penalties for defrauding the state's Medicaid program.…
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Governor signing Kansas jobless tax bill

Gov. Sam Brownback says Kansas employers will save millions of dollars this year under a bill adjusting their payments to the unemployment trust fund.…