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Kan. Better Prepared for Aviation Layoffs
During the Great Recession, the state had to borrow money to prop up its unemployment insurance trust fund.
Jan 17th, 2020
Researcher Indicted for Secretly Working for China
He tried to recruit other researchers and students for the Chinese government.
Jan 16th, 2020
Boeing's Problems Take Growing Toll on Suppliers
Aerospace companies are beginning to shed jobs.
Jan 9th, 2020
Food & Beverage
Farm Loan Delinquencies Highest in 9 Years
With today's low crop prices, it takes high yields to mitigate some of the losses and even a normal harvest or a crop failure could devastate a farm's bottom line.
Feb 28th, 2019
Ranch Accused of Slave-Like Conditions
The plight of the Kansas workers highlights the exploitation that immigrants face when a company forces them to pay off debt with work.
Mar 12th, 2018
$1B Expansion, 1,000 New Jobs at Spirit AeroSystems
The five-year expansion calls for hiring 800 new employees by the end of 2018 and 200 more the following year.
Dec 7th, 2017
Traceable Turkeys this Thanksgiving
Some turkey buyers will be able to see where the bird was raised and access information about the farm.
Oct 26th, 2017
Cargill Will Retain Operations in Wichita
The company has been looking for the past six months at relocating its protein operations, possibly to Texas or Colorado, before ultimately deciding that Wichita is "the right place for us."
May 24th, 2016
Feed Truck Hit Track Before Amtrak Accident
The truck shifted the track at least a foot when it hit it. The truck was used to deliver...
Mar 17th, 2016
Rail Conditions Investigated After Amtrak Accident
Amtrak was carrying more than 140 people when several rail cars derailed moments after an engineer noticed a significant bend in a rail and applied the emergency brakes.
Mar 15th, 2016
Man Kills 3 in Kansas Manufacturing Plant
Walton said about 150 people were likely in the plant at the time of the shooting, and that the law enforcement officer who killed the suspect "saved multiple, multiple lives."
Feb 26th, 2016