Dec 28, 2016|
It was a big year for Amazon.com
Staffers seeing bears out looking for food.
Funny man Jerry Lewis turns 91 today.
Wichitan Derek Aalders wins $63,750 on "Wheel of Fortune."
The WBJ's Bill Roy says Derby closed on the sale of star bonds.
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We prefer like those kind of like. New ones like stories that are about a small thing here about you know someone. In this city that's. As the story tonight. 87 and thirteen thirty KM SS we he's been dead in the morning. Now three big things was even dead. Mayor Longo says what he sixteen was a good year for Wichita. And 27 team could be even better seat. Wichita police sent Hoover teaming up to avoid impaired driving on the New Year's celebration. Packers carried pictures dead at the age 63. Big things Steven dead on K and a sense. And this morning in traffic goes gasoline prices going up to date. Starting to see those prices but around dead June 25 or even 27. But at 2.5 at rockets they treated derby also left you 25 in court. So what Jeff those gasoline prices headed up also. He didn't traffic slowdown stole that vehicle southbound I went pretty by the when he first street north cutting update we can assist radio on fifteen. No no it can't last forever but let's enjoy volunteers mostly sunny today with a high of 55 degrees. Mostly clear tonight the overnight Luke 29 and in the third day sunny but tomorrow's high 49. But now partly cloudy skies 31 degrees we have a northeast wind at at three miles per hour. Pat and Jackson wishes to thank their customers for a great holiday season. Going now for great into the year's sale items wildly list including a large selection of cats and hats to keep your water. And then Jackson 601 of west Douglas in delayed dope at the clock tower. Stephen did in the morning is 75 years after the attack on Pearl Harbor Japan and the US are still trying to heal old wounds six. Wrote to the White House historic for the first time the current US and Japanese heads of state together visit the USS Arizona memorial at Pearl Harbor Hawaii when an urgent plea for tolerance prime minister shinjo lobby through a translator. The world needs the spirit of tolerance. And the power of three conciliation now. And especially now it is here that we remember that even when hatred burns hot list even when to Tug. Tribalism there's evidence most primal we must resist the urge. Determine. After criticizing President Obama in a flurry of tweets after the current chief exact made comments about how he would have beaten Donald Trump if he could run again. The next president's tweeted taking credit for a rise in consumer confidence holiday sales in the Wall Street surged ABC's Mary Bruce at the White House. Incoming Press Secretary Sean Spicer suggests an interview that tweets are here to stay chuck Siebert some ABC news. Today on Wall Street Tuesday the Dow gaining eleven points Standard and Poor's 500 index gained five points. The NASDAQ climbed 24 points and the three major US indices have posted solid gains in Tony sixteen. Led by the Dow which is up fourteen and a half percent. The S&P 500 is on track for an 11% gain while the NASDAQ is headed for a nine point 6% gain was a really good. Yearly increases. Federal prosecutors in New York have charged three Chinese nationals. Who they say profited from insider information about mergers and acquisitions. By hacking into the networks of law firms working on the deals. Hackers. Hackers. Amazon just had the greatest holiday season ever really probably doesn't surprise people know. The voice controlled echoed dot what's its top selling item followed by its fired TV stick. Fired tablet and echo. Shoppers with a Amazon prime membership original and any and it's the office there. Think she's talked to and they do things for you talk like you one of those things I'd like you are human echo dot you tell me. That you stepped in and I do it for exactly it's underlining lot of money some fancy gizmo you. And I'm benefits shoppers with an Amazon prime membership which cost 99 dollars a year. And offers free two day shipping. Purchased more than one billion items during the holiday shop has a lot of people Allard. Do you that our role Kenny December 19 was the peak shipping date for Amazon. While December 23 was the biggest day for prime now deliveries. Among the most popular items for the two hour delivery service that they were Oreo Cookies. Let them fight it out Oreo now really well. Check out a book and see the light. That's what the Lawrence Kansas public library is offering now patrons will find light therapy in the library auditorium. The special lights are designed to replicate effects of sunshine. And could work to ease symptoms of seasonal depression. For the jayhawks good grief awards triple curled. Reports book lovers will find plenty to read and comfortable chairs as they soak up the simulated sunshine. At each essential libraries got to be suddenly get people as rumors. Goodness gracious why don't they just read the books I mean to account books police charge a Florida woman threatened her husband with a knife. After photos she didn't like her post it on FaceBook. Auction responded to the couple's hole and Paul bay Christmas Eve busted 31 year old Diana Saint Louis. Florida today reports the husband told police his wife found the photos. And was waiting with a knife when he got home to. Whom she's downturn angry aggravated assault with a deadly weapon yeah now. But don't be careful what you Popovich master cells the lesson in there be careful when you put on pitched annals people aren't. Crossed indicated some news now from the bullets on business journalist point of cross land constructionist listed as a contractor on a building permit filed in Cedric county. For a Tony three million dollar project as part of planned upgrades to the higher capital flight line anger recently leased to Spirit Aerosystems. Crosslin represented were not immediately available to provide more details. Lyndon wells is retiring at the end of the year from and trust bank after nearly eighteen years with the institution. Wells is currently the division director of public affairs at the bank he has more than thirty years of experience in the banking industry. Including more than fourteen years as a community bank president at bank for. So Lyndon wells is retire my dad used to work at bank for probably knows Lyndon he probably does. And of metro courier is reaping the benefits of a three year old partnership. With e-commerce retailer Amazon.com. The Christmas season accounted for a balk of the freight in recent weeks as consumers increasingly turn to online retailers. To make shopping more convenient. We're just talking about this moment ago. It was the busiest year we've ever had with Amazon. Says Randy bowling chief operating officer for Wichita based metro courier. And that says some local business news from the which this is journal today. I did here we are in the Wednesday morning and we're looking at a a four day week. Right in his right were already now two days in that forty week and yet programming note my confines of Miller we got the weirdest. Coming up on that January 2 by the byte generation will be much and for. You know that. Girl Scots have a birthday January 2 that will be next Monday. And up from six to 9 AM we're gonna have the 2016 employees years in your ears special. This is a recap of the year's major events from six to nine. Right here on K in his that'll be that'll be an interesting program in great program. Reliving the here I'll live to an end of that Amman Jordan's 4016 to blaze a year in your ears but well I liked this title. I doing great weather again today gas super dated. I've been meaning to get out I haven't. I have you know like how I am I like to work I like to run every day if possible. Rain or shine hotter cold. And for the past two weeks I've had a cold sniffles and just now getting over two weeks you get me. Fighting it in and that the cried for two weeks. And I'm ready to go in yesterday afternoon to things came up I couldn't go yet so. To keep you posted its just not in the faith yet it's not an apparent is games I gotta get back in the game it's it's an argument compliments and I'm surprised I haven't caught doing it from I don't think it's inning catch I don't know what it is today every year get a about the same time. Usually go a couple of times gone ports have you heard. I can't remember that you have you ever completely lost your voice motion picture and in many many time us. OK let's if it's a bad thing for me now that. Now with the radio and girls children like I'd rather be ill and have a voice than. The one of these deals right don't I can't even speak yet you don't feel bad. Except you feel as throw can't talk your throat just messed up yet resorted to more depressing than anything. I've got a bigger. Basketball game tonight to shocker it into Indiana staging and have this big because it's the first it's a conference and we know conference opener in the shoppers have been winning them is very teleconference shocks and. If someone three and arrow real early conference titles and arrow trying to make it four and that was all of Ron baker and Fred Bentley that bunched. Those guys are gone now we'll see how the shocks handle and did then again tonight we also have via. The big get the the bowl game with Kansas State Texas Bowl Texas Kansas State vs Texas a and am a lot going on tonight and you can he give you the broadcast on our sister station right yeah the bowl game of course will be over on KFH. 12:40 AM 975 FM basketball is soccer basketball tonight over a 103 point seventy line is we got to pick up. All ever down AM and FM dial that you fixed up whatever you wanna listen to salute all right it's kind of funny 55 he was dead. Status as he is at nine Turkey and Russia agree on a cease fire in Syria. That story and more news at 9 o'clock David death on K and assess. The week's top business journal update is brought to you by half or TV and electronics.