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

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) - A spokeswoman for Bombardier says it's too early to say how another round job cuts by the airplane maker might impact the Learjet plant in Wichita. The company says it's cutting 1,800 jobs worldwide but production-related jobs will not be affected. It will reorganize into four business segments.

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) - The Kansas Supreme Court could release decisions Friday on the appeals of Jonathan and Reginald Carr. The brothers have been sentenced to death for killing three men and a woman on a snow-covered Wichita soccer field more than 13 years ago. The Carrs were also convicted of a killing another person.

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - An Overland Park woman has been sentenced to two years in prison for stealing from co-workers at an Agriculture Department office in Kansas City. Paula Steen pleaded guilty in December. She admitted charging about $58,000 on credit accounts belonging to a co-worker who is legally blind.

(AP) - Kansas will be scorching end as the work week ends. The National Weather Service says a heat advisory will be in place Friday afternoon as temperatures climb to the high 90s in southeast Kansas and as high as 105 in south-central and central Kansas.

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