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Derby, other cities seek order against the state

Officials from Derby, Goddard, and Haysville filed a petition with the Kansas Supreme Court. The document asks for an order requiring the Kansas Department of Revenue to change the way it is distributing local sales and use taxes. Since 2003, Derby has collected a half-cent sales tax for specific c

DERBYINFORMER.COM - 2017-09-21 19:54:00

Tips to Throw the Best Movie Night Ever

Will it be a family-friendly night? Will the movies screened have a theme -- such as all being by one director or set in the same city? Know who your audience is and select movies that best fit the bill. 2. Get the real theater feel. Get the real movie theater experience in the comfort of your home

DERBYINFORMER.COM - 2017-09-22 05:00:00

Spencer Treat Clark and Charlayne Woodard to reprise roles in Glass

Spencer Treat Clark and Charlayne Woodard are to reprise their roles in M. Night Shyamalan's movie 'Glass'. Both actors starred in the filmmaker's first movie in the now trilogy 'Unbreakable' with Clark as Joseph Dunn and Woodard starring as the mother of Samuel L. Jackson's character and villain of

DERBYINFORMER.COM - 2017-09-22 12:00:00

Mel Brooks used handkerchiefs to stop Young Frankenstein crew laughs

Mel Brooks bought 100 handkerchiefs for the crew on 'Young Frankenstein' to stop them laughing. The 91-year-old actor and filmmaker helmed the 1974 Gene Wilder movie - which is a parody of the classic horror film genre - and admitted the laughter from the crew would often spoil filming so he made th

DERBYINFORMER.COM - 2017-09-22 11:00:00

Jaime King to star in Escape Plan 3

Jaime King has already been cast in 'Escape Plan 3', with the news of her return revealed before the second movie in the trilogy has hit the big screen. The 'Hart of Dixie' actress has taken on the part of Abigail Ross, originally played by Amy Ryan and will appear in the upcoming prison-break actio

DERBYINFORMER.COM - 2017-09-22 10:54:35

Rian Johnson finishes post-production on The Last Jedi

Rian Johnson has finished post-production on 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi'. The 43-year-old filmmaker has helmed eighth instalment of the sci-fi saga, which will hit cinemas this December, and now Johnson has taken to Instagram to announce the movie is done. Uploading a photograph of the post-productio

DERBYINFORMER.COM - 2017-09-22 09:00:00

Darren Aronofsky 'excited' by Mother! opinions

Darren Aronofsky is "excited" that his movie 'Mother!' has divided opinions. The 48-year-old filmmaker has revealed he isn't concerned about his new movie receiving an infamous 'F' rating on CinemaScore - which is the lowest rating available - as he always intended to make a "punk movie" which packs

DERBYINFORMER.COM - 2017-09-22 07:00:00

John McCain won't back Graham-Cassidy bill, likely ending GOP health care push

Sen. John McCain announced Friday in a statement that he cannot "in good conscience" vote for the GOP's latest plan to overhaul Obamacare, likely ending Republicans' latest effort to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act. "I cannot in good conscience vote for the Graham-Cassidy proposal," the A

DERBYINFORMER.COM - 2017-09-22 18:12:04

Pet Owners: Tips to Maintain a Beautiful Home

(StatePoint) For all the companionship pets provide, it's fair to admit that they can mess up a clean, tidy home pretty quickly. But rather than sequester furry loved ones to certain rooms of the house or simply submit to the chaos, you can follow a few savvy tips to keep your home fresh with less w

DERBYINFORMER.COM - 2017-09-22 05:00:00

Rapsody talks hip-hop and racism in America: Trump 'took the sheep off the wolf'

Hip-hop had been tackling racism, police brutality and criminal justice reform in America decades before they became cornerstones of modern presidential campaigns, and Rapsody is humanizing these hot-button issues by giving them faces and names. The North Carolina rapper, whose latest album "Laila's

DERBYINFORMER.COM - 2017-09-22 10:20:55

Wall Street Journal: OU football valued at $1 billion

OKLAHOMA CITY - Oklahoma might've beaten Ohio State on the football field earlier this month but the Buckeyes win on the financial ledger. Ohio State is the most valuable team in college football, according to an analysis by Ryan Brewer, an associate professor of finance at Indiana University-Purdue

DERBYINFORMER.COM - 2017-09-21 19:33:00

OU football: Owasso's Josh Proctor remains firm in Ohio State commitment

OWASSO - Josh Proctor had a front-row seat to Oklahoma's 31-16 win at Ohio State a few weeks ago. The talented Owasso defensive back continues to be pursued by the Sooners, but reaffirmed his commitment to the Buckeyes moments after receiving his U.S. Army All-American jersey on Thursday afternoon.

DERBYINFORMER.COM - 2017-09-21 19:30:00

You need more fruits and veggies: 5 easy ways to get there

(BPT) - Most Americans understand the importance of including a variety of fruits and vegetables into their diets, but finding inspiration and fresh ideas for incorporating them into everyday meals can be challenging. Research shows that only 10 percent of Americans are meeting the MyPlate recommend

DERBYINFORMER.COM - 2017-09-21 16:31:00

Fall in Love with Greater Fort Lauderdale

(NewsUSA) - Travelers may think of summer and beach activities when they think of Florida, but Greater Fort Lauderdale takes its relaxing vibe into the fall season. With options for off-season savings, visitors can enjoy a VIP experience for less and make the most of a fall visit to the destination,

DERBYINFORMER.COM - 2017-09-21 13:51:40

New movies this week: Kingsman, Legos and social-media horrors

Channing Tatum and Halle Berry star in the action-movie sequel "Kingsman: The Golden Circle," opening Friday in theaters. Giles Keyte/Twentieth Century FoxPhoto Credit: Giles Keyte/Twentieth Century Fox The Kingsman crew meets the Stateman staff, the Lego Movie Universe expands and a horror flick fo

DERBYINFORMER.COM - 2017-09-21 13:30:00

Domhnall Gleeson wants big screen reunion with Margot Robbie

Domhnall Gleeson wants to work with Margot Robbie again. The two actors have worked together on two movies - 'About Time' and 'Goodbye Christopher Robin' - and are set to star alongside each other in the upcoming 'Peter Rabbit' film, and Gleeson hopes their working relationship "continues over the y

DERBYINFORMER.COM - 2017-09-21 12:00:00

Andy Serkis remembers 'incredible' Carrie Fisher

Andy Serkis feels privileged to have got to know the late Carrie Fisher because she was such an "incredible human being". The 53-year-old actor plays Supreme Leader Snoke in the new 'Star Wars' trilogy and although he didn't get to shoot any scenes with Carrie - who passed away last December - for '

DERBYINFORMER.COM - 2017-09-21 12:00:00

Jaeden Lieberher wants Ewan McGregor as Bill in IT sequel

Jaeden Lieberher wants Ewan McGregor to play an older Bill in the 'IT' sequel. The 14-year-old actor stars as the leader of The Loser's Club in Andres Muschietti re-imagining of the Stephen King 1986 novel, which follows a group of youngsters who are faced with their biggest fears when they square o

DERBYINFORMER.COM - 2017-09-21 11:00:00

Arizona Wildcats freshman Nathan Tilford gets a special opportunity and runs with it

Running back Nathan Tilford was the Arizona Wildcats' highest-ranked recruit this year. UA fans have been clamoring for him to play, well, running back. Tilford wants that too. But with several veterans ahead of him on the depth chart, those opportunities have been limited to garbage time. So Tilfor

DERBYINFORMER.COM - 2017-09-21 22:44:00

Ron Howard teases famous Kessel Run in Han Solo movie

Ron Howard has teased that his Han Solo spin-off film will feature the Millennium Falcon taking on the Kessel Run referenced in 'Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope'. The 63-year-old filmmaker took over control of the anthology movie after Christopher Miller and Phil Lord left due to creative differe

DERBYINFORMER.COM - 2017-09-21 09:00:00