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Where should CNET Road Trip go in Arkansas, Oklahoma, Kansas?

CNET's Daniel Terdiman is canvassing readers for suggestions of where to take his Road Trip project this summer. Submit an idea he uses and you could win a prize.

By Mar. 19, 2014


Kansas City dyes frozen fountain: Looks like someone's dying

To celebrate its Chiefs appearing in the NFL playoffs on Saturday, Kansas City Parks and Recreation doesn't quite heed the call of science on a cold day.

By Jan. 3, 2014


Google Fiber heads to Shawnee, Kansas

The high-speed Internet service may not arrive all that quickly. Google says it still has "a lot of planning and engineering work" to complete before bringing Fiber to the city.

By May. 3, 2013


Google gives Kansas City second chance to get Fiber

Residents have until December 22 to sign up for Google's superfast Internet service.

By Nov. 21, 2013


Google Fiber spawns startup renaissance in Kansas City

Google's superfast Internet service launched a year ago in Kansas City. CNET's Marguerite Reardon takes a look at the impact it has on the local startup scene.

By Jun. 19, 2013


Inside the Kansas City Startup Village (pictures)

The first neighborhood to receive Google Fiber ultra high-speed broadband has spawned a grass roots startup community. CNET's Marguerite Reardon visited Kansas City and took a tour of the Startup Village.

11 Images By Jun. 19, 2013


Christian groups sue Kansas schools, say teaching science is 'atheistic'

An attempt by Kansas schools to adopt teaching standards for science is being challenged by organizations that say science teaching "endorses a non-theistic world view."

By Sep. 30, 2013


Google Fiber casts wide net in Kansas City

According to the search company, at least 180 out of 202 "fiberhoods" have already qualified for its service, and it's still processing requests.

By Sep. 10, 2012


Campaign aims to turn Kansas town into real Smallville

Hutchinson, Kan., has so many similarities to Superman's Smallville that a dedicated group of comics fans are trying to change the town's name.

By Sep. 5, 2012


Google Fiber gets a fast start in Kansas City

Analysts say that more than 7,000 households have already pre-registered for the new broadband service, while 23 percent of designated 'fiberhoods' have cleared the hurdle for .

By Aug. 3, 2012