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Child rescued from icy Topeka pond

An approximately 13-year-old boy fell through the ice in the middle of the pond at the Central Park Community Center.


Planned Parenthood shooting responders honored for their bravery

A ceremony was held Tuesday honoring the first responders of the Planned Parenthood shooting.

In this Tuesday, Dec. 8, 2015, photo, Gov. Sam Brownback hands employment figures to a reporter during an interview at his Statehouse office in Topeka, Kan. Brownback said the state budget is in good shape despite a projected shortfall because his economic policies are working. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner)

Kansas governor outlines plan to close deficit

UPDATE: With copy of budget proposal

Brownback is proposing to use nearly $51 million in tobacco settlement funds normally set aside for children’s programs to help balance the …