News Minute: Here is the latest Kansas news from The Associated Press - KOAM TV 7

News Minute: Here is the latest Kansas news from The Associated Press

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Two Leawood companies are relocating across the state line running through the Kansas City metro area. The moves of Cbiz and Mayer Hoffman McCann PC come as officials in Missouri and Kansas have been seeking a truce in a border war, in which the states have used tax incentives to lure businesses and jobs away from the other.

LEAVENWORTH, Kan. (AP) - Leavenworth's police chief says he's satisfied an investigation so far indicates his officers did not fire the shot that killed five-year-old Cadence Harris. An Atchison man who police say abducted the girl and was shot by police during a chase last week has been charged with murder. The officers who wounded Marcas McGowan are on administrative leave.

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) - An audit says the personal information of Kansas citizens could be vulnerable to hackers because of shoddy security on state computers. The report says 17 agencies holding "high risk" data haven't had an independent security evaluation in the last three years.

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) - Three more cases of measles have been confirmed in Sedgwick County. At least 11 people have come down with measles in this outbreak and health officials say it could be another month before the outbreak is considered to be over.

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