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Analysis: University of Kansas engineering program ranks 95th best in the nation, study finds

University of Kansas finished in a tie for 95th in a ranking of best engineering programs by U.S. News that examined 199 campuses around the nation.

Analysis: Topeka area posts 146th highest foreclosure rate in first quarter

One in 1,178 properties in the Topeka area started the foreclosure process during the first quarter of the year -- the 146th highest foreclosure rate among metropolitan statistical areas nationwide, according to an ATTOM Data Solutions analysis of property data.

Analysis: Kansas posts 9th lowest foreclosure rate in first quarter

One in 1,794 properties in Kansas started the foreclosure process during the first quarter of the year -- the 42nd highest foreclosure rate in the nation, according to an ATTOM Data Solutions analysis of property data.

Analysis: University of Kansas medical school ranks 41st best for primary care in the nation

University of Kansas finished in a tie for 41st in a ranking of best medical schools for primary care by U.S. News that examined 120 campuses around the nation.

Analysis: IRS audit rate for Sheridan County residents is highest in Kansas

Sheridan County residents were audited by the Internal Revenue Service at a greater rate than similar jurisdictions in Kansas, according to an analysis by the website 24/7 Wall St.

Analysis: University of Kansas ranks 67th best for medical research in the nation, study finds

University of Kansas finished in a tie for 67th in a ranking of best medical schools for research by U.S. News that examined 120 campuses around the nation.

Analysis: State and local tax burden in Kansas is 6th highest in U.S.

On a scale of lowest to highest, the state and local effective tax rate for Kansas ranks 46th in the nation, according to a new WalletHub.com study of tax burdens imposed by the 50 states and the District of Columbia.

Analysis: Kansas ranks 32nd highest on state cigarette taxes

The state cigarette taxes charged in Kansas ranked 32nd in the nation, according to a new analysis from the Tax Foundation based on 2016 data.

Analysis: University of Kansas business school ranked nation’s 93rd best

University of Kansas' business school ranked in a tie for 93rd best among U.S. colleges offering master of business administration programs, according to a new study by U.S. News that examined 367 schools.

Average tax refund in Kansas ranks 26th highest in the nation

Average federal tax refunds in Kansas ranked 26th among the 50 states, according to a new analysis from the website 24/7 Wall St.

Kansas posts 37th lowest property tax rate in new national study

Kansas ranked 37th in the nation in a recent WalletHub analysis of property tax rates among the 50 states and the District of Columbia.

Analysis: Meade County has fastest growing local economy in Kansas

Meade County was ranked the top-performing local economy in Kansas in a Wall St. 24/7 analysis of counties’ gross domestic product growth from 2012 to 2015.

Analysis: Mid-range earners in Kansas rank 20th highest on federal tax cut benefits

Middle-range income earners in Kansas ranked 20th in the nation in terms of how they benefited from the federal Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, according to a new Tax Foundation analysis.

Kansas ranks 33rd highest for state-imposed gas taxes

Kansas finished 33rd in a ranking of the taxes and fees that states place on gasoline, according to the Washington-based Tax Foundation.

Analysis: zip code 66101 in Kansas City has 62nd highest home vacancy rate among U.S. zip codes.

The number of vacant homes in the zip code 66101 zip code area was 439 in the third quarter of 2018, a 25-unit increase over what it was a year ago, according to real estate numbers reported by ATTOM Data Solutions.

Analysis: Kansas ranks 3rd least reliant on federal aid

Kansas finished 48th in a study by the Tax Foundation examining which states rely most on federal aid funding as a percentage of their general-fund revenue.

Analysis: Kansas ranks 34th best in corporate tax study

Kansas finished 34th in a study by the Tax Foundation examining which states have the most business-friendly corporate income tax structures.

Analysis: Kansas ranks 21st best in state income tax study

Kansas finished 21st in a new study by the Tax Foundation ranking which states have the most business-friendly income tax structures.

Analysis: McPherson College ranked most selective of Kansas schools

McPherson College was ranked the most exclusive school in Kansas, according to a new study by the website 24/7 Wall St. that examines acceptance rates and characteristics of university students nationwide.

Analysis: 3 Kansas medical centers ranked among top U.S. hospitals

Three Kansas medical centers were listed among the top facilities in the nation in a study of patient care by Healthgrades.com, a company that aims to help hospitals maintain customer loyalty and provide objective health information to patients.

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