Crash

Kansas Man Sentenced for Crash that Killed 8-Year-Old Girl


KANSAS CITY, Kan. - A 28-year-old Kansas man has been sentenced to more than 20 years in the death of an 8-year-old girl who was killed when he crashed into her minivan while fleeing from police. Wyandotte County District Attorney Jerome Gorman says Tyro
Taxes

Kansas Collects Less in Taxes than Anticipated for May


TOPEKA, Kan.  -  Kansas has collected $6 million less in taxes this month than anticipated, and disappointing sales tax collections are a key reason. 
Tax Plan

Brownback Cancels Public Announcement for Kansas Tax Plan


TOPEKA, Kan.  -  Governor Sam Brownback has a new plan for raising taxes to close a projected budget shortfall. But he wouldn't discuss the details Friday evening.
Shootings

Suspect in Oklahoma Shootings Found in Kansas


LIBERTY, Kan.  -  A man wanted in connection with the shooting of an Oklahoma police officer has been found hiding in a closet of a house in southeast Kansas.
Contract

Wichita Teachers and School Board Reach Tentative Areement


WICHITA, Kan.  -  The United Teachers of Wichita and the Wichita Board of Education are pleased to announce a tentative one-year agreement on the teachers’ contract under Modified Traditional Bargaining for the 2015-16 school year.