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3 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle
Wichita State University president John Bardo's ambitious vision of an urban institution on the leading edge of high-tech job creation and business innovation is coming into focus, having just gained impressive support from NetApp and the Kansas Legislature.
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8 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle
Eleven of the 13 reported shootings that police think may be related occurred on highways, most of them in or near the massive interchange where several interstates intersect in south Kansas City.
9 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle
Wichita Grand Opera presents the Kansas premiere of "Don Quixote," a ballet in three acts performed by the Russian National Ballet Don Quixote is among the most frequently portrayed characters in all of fiction.
13 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle
A woman has been arrested in a case that involves shots being fired at a house where a 3-year-old was inside.
15 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle
The latest version of Foreigner is one of the few rock acts set to perform at Wichita's Intrust Bank Arena this summer.
17 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle
This photo provided Tuesday, April 15, 2014, by the Festival de Cannes shows the official poster of the 67th International Film Festival of Cannes.
Athens, Ga.-based Southern rock band Drive-By Truckers will perform at 8 p.m. Friday at the Orpheum, 200 N. Broadway.
In early 1886 unions fought for an eight hour work day in Chicago. Work days could be 10 to 12 hours a day.
A 31-year-old Wichita man arrested late last week on suspicion of child rape was charged Wednesday with multiple sex crimes against four young girls, the oldest of whom are 8. Steven T. Walters is facing one count of rape, one count of aggravated indecent liberties with a child and four counts of aggravated criminal sodomy, according to a criminal ... (more)
Two women from Oklahoma died when their car collided with a pickup truck driven by a man going the wrong way on the Kansas Turnpike.
In this April 27, 2004 file photo, author E.L. Doctorow smiles during an interview in his office at New York University.
Wichitans who are contributing to a comprehensive plan that would help guide the city through 2035 say they have top priorities of creating jobs and a stable water supply.
Wichita Center for the Arts Theatre is proud to present, "War Paint," an original play written and directed by Dr. Bret Jones .
In the wake of an anti-Semitic attack that claimed three lives outside Jewish facilities in Overland Park, Rabbi Michael Davis used the Hebrew phrase "hamrot hakol" to describe Tuesday's Passover gathering at his synagogue in Wichita.
"War Paint" is not autobiographical, but writer and director Bret Jones and actress Alison Bridget Chambers can relate to many of its themes.
President of USW Local 241 Robert Cammarn holds a sign in front of El Dorado Civic Center, where Gov. Sam Brownback was scheduled to appear for the Governor's One-Shot Turkey Hunt on Thursday.
Another Wichita school will get a storm shelter by August if funds from the Federal Emergency Management Agency come through as expected, district officials said.