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Kansas cattle industry shows bullish signs

Ranchers are building up their herds by buying more bulls and heifers to take advantage of the current economics rippling through the beef industry. At the retail level, beef is in short supply and prices are higher. Yet there is strong demand from consumers.

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Two reports reveal flaws in state workers’ compensation systems

Changes in the programs have made it increasingly difficult for injured workers to receive benefits, the Labor Department’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration says. Meanwhile, an investigation by ProPublica and National Public Radio found that 33 states, including Missouri and Kansas, have passed workers’ comp laws that have reduced benefits or made it more difficult for those with certain injuries and diseases to qualify for benefits.

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Interactive report on Kansas City's downtown development boom

Downtown Kansas City’s rejuvenation is now rolling into a new era, with the start of the $100 million streetcar line on Main Street and 70 projects in areas that include Crown Center, the Crossroads Arts District, the Downtown Loop and River Market. We map the changes in an interactive report.

Tilted Kilt opens in Overland Park

Tilted Kilt Pub & Eatery, a Celtic-themed sports bar chain known for its scantily clad servers, has opened its first area location in Overland Park. The area franchisee also plans to open two more Tilted Kilt locations in the Kansas City region.

Two reports reveal flaws in state workers’ compensation systems

Changes in the programs have made it increasingly difficult for injured workers to receive benefits, the Labor Department’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration says. Meanwhile, an investigation by ProPublica and National Public Radio found that 33 states, including Missouri and Kansas, have passed workers’ comp laws that have reduced benefits or made it more difficult for those with certain injuries and diseases to qualify for benefits.

Tilted Kilt opens in Overland Park

Tilted Kilt Pub & Eatery, a Celtic-themed sports bar chain known for its scantily clad servers, has opened its first area location in Overland Park. The area franchisee also plans to open two more Tilted Kilt locations in the Kansas City region.

Two reports reveal flaws in state workers’ compensation systems

Changes in the programs have made it increasingly difficult for injured workers to receive benefits, the Labor Department’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration says. Meanwhile, an investigation by ProPublica and National Public Radio found that 33 states, including Missouri and Kansas, have passed workers’ comp laws that have reduced benefits or made it more difficult for those with certain injuries and diseases to qualify for benefits.

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Picking the best college, financially speaking

It’s crunch time as the acceptance letters and financial aid packages start to trickle in. But how do you size up — financially speaking — which college is offering the best deal among your favorites? The answer, experts say, lies in knowing the “net price.”

Etsy, an online bazaar for handmade goods, will sell stock

Etsy filed its first prospectus for an initial public offering this week, disclosing a preliminary fundraising target of $100 million. But the online bazaar — whose wares range from whimsical knit “beard” hats to vintage jewelry — will most likely seek much more.

Picking the best college, financially speaking

It’s crunch time as the acceptance letters and financial aid packages start to trickle in. But how do you size up — financially speaking — which college is offering the best deal among your favorites? The answer, experts say, lies in knowing the “net price.”

Etsy, an online bazaar for handmade goods, will sell stock

Etsy filed its first prospectus for an initial public offering this week, disclosing a preliminary fundraising target of $100 million. But the online bazaar — whose wares range from whimsical knit “beard” hats to vintage jewelry — will most likely seek much more.

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Waddell & Reed Financial tops the rankings

The Overland Park mutual fund manager has outpaced rivals in attracting investors’ dollars by its strong performance and variety of offerings. And the Ivy Funds, which Waddell manages alongside its Waddell & Reed Funds, had a big hand in this year’s showing.

Waddell & Reed Financial tops the rankings

The Overland Park mutual fund manager has outpaced rivals in attracting investors’ dollars by its strong performance and variety of offerings. And the Ivy Funds, which Waddell manages alongside its Waddell & Reed Funds, had a big hand in this year’s showing.

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Tilted Kilt opens in Overland Park

Tilted Kilt Pub & Eatery, a Celtic-themed sports bar chain known for its scantily clad servers, has opened its first area location in Overland Park. The area franchisee also plans to open two more Tilted Kilt locations in the Kansas City region.