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Wichita, Kansas is located in Sedgwick County. Zip codes in Wichita, KS include 67201, 67223, and 67219. The median home price in Wichita is $138,000 which is roughly $79/per square foot. More Wichita information.

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13 min ago | The Wichita Eagle

Pakistani mob attacks minority Muslims, kills 3

Police official Zeeshan Siddiqi says the rioting in the city of Gujranwala erupted late Sunday after claims that an Ahmadi had posted a blasphemous photo of the Kaaba - the cube-shaped structure in the Grand Mosque in Mecca, Saudi Arabia, that observant Muslims around the world face in prayer five times a day.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

The Wichita Eagle

Man arrested in Las Vegas Strip casino robbery

Jesse Jones was booked Sunday morning into the Clark County jail after being arrested by police at a Las Vegas resort on Saturday night.

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The Wichita Eagle

Hurricane Hernan forms in Pacific off Mexico

The U.S. National Hurricane Center in Miami said Hernan was about 330 miles south-southwest of the southern tip of the Baja California Peninsula at midafternoon and was moving to the northwest at 15 mph .

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The Capital-Journal

Chinese delegates sign memo with Wichita

Delegates from Xi'an , China, visited with Wichita officials on Thursday to sign a memorandum of understanding that the two cities will develop economic and trade opportunities centered on aviation.

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The Wichita Eagle

US: Russia has fired rockets into Ukraine

The State Department on Sunday released images it said shows blast marks from where rockets were launched and craters where they landed.

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The Wichita Eagle

Wichita poet's debut collection is rich and resonant

Memory is one of the poet's strongest tools. By recapturing the past, the poet in effect stops time, seizing a moment, then plumbing its depths on the strength of his or her prosody – the diction, imagery, metaphor and rhyme that traditionally have imparted kinetic energy to the poem.

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The Wichita Eagle

Taliban attack Afghan police chief's home

Zia Durani, spokesman for the provincial police chief of Kandahar province, said a group of suicide bombers launched the attack early Sunday from a school building near Gen.

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Sat Jul 26, 2014

CNET News.com

Despite tornadoes and derailments, the 737s keep on coming

Every month, Spirit Aerosystems in Wichita, Kan., turns out 42 fuselages for 737s.

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The Jackson Sun

Baby dies after being left in hot car in KansasBaby dies after being...

Baby dies after being left in hot car in Kansas Foster parent said he forgot 10-month-old was in vehicle Check out this story on jacksonsun.com: http://www.jacksonsun.com/story/news/2014/07/26/baby-dies-hot-car-kansas/13202595/ Police tape surrounds a gray car Thursday outside a Wichita, Kan., where a 10-month-old girl died after being left inside ... (more)

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The Wichita Eagle

Turkey: 20 police arrested for illegal wiretaps

The officers were detained on July 22 in raids to their homes on suspicion of wiretapping officials, including Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan.

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The Wichita Eagle

Man arrested in connection with Emprise Bank robbery

According to the post, officers received a call from a citizen about a suspicious character on East Bayley Street.

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The Wichita Eagle

Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows

CBS' "Face the Nation" - Rep. Mike Rogers, R-Mich., chairman of the House Intelligence Committee; former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright.

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Business Journal

Anthony downtown project moving forward with the help of Wichita developers

Wichita-based Tru-Building Inc. is moving forward with its plans to reconstruct a 42,000 square-foot building in the heart of Anthony.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

Business Journal

Wichita City Council waffling on fall sales tax vote

Gary Schmitt, chairman of the Greater Wichita Economic Development Coalition, speaks to the Wichita City Council about a proposal to create a $90 million jobs fund.

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The Wichita Eagle

Kansas court overturns brothers' death sentences

In this combination of 2013 photos provided by the Kansas Department of Corrections, is Reginald D. Carr, left, and Jonathan D. Carr.

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KAUZ

Carjacked vehicle hits crowd, killing 3 children

Two men forced a woman into the backseat of her vehicle at gunpoint, drove off but later lost control and plowed into a group of people on a corner near a fruit stand in Philadelphia on Friday, police said.

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KAUZ

Prosecutors consider charges after burglar killed

Two men forced a woman into the backseat of her vehicle at gunpoint, drove off but later lost control and plowed into a group of people on a corner near a fruit stand in Philadelphia on Friday, police said.

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KAUZ

Dallas Cowboys LB McClain convicted in Alabama

A man who authorities say fatally shot a caseworker at a hospital complex near Philadelphia and was then shot by his psychiatrist remains listed in critical condition.

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KXXV-TV Waco

Australia, Netherlands ready to secure crash site

A Dallas man who prosecutors say did not commit a 1990 rape for which he served 12 years in prison should be exonerated based on recent DNA testing he did not request, a judge recommended Friday.

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The Olympian

Baby dies after being left in hot car in Kansas

Lt. Todd Ojile said Friday the 29-year-old man was booked on suspicion of aggravated endangerment but has not been charged.

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