Ryan Merritt retired the final 13 batters he faced in five strong innings in his first big league start, Francisco Lindor hit a three-run homer as the Cleveland Indiansdefeated the Kansas City Royals 7-2 Friday night. Merritt (1-0) gave up a run on three hits in the first, but nothing after that. Merritt, who had […]
The state will pay $100,000 of a $412,000 settlement in the death of a 4-year-old
Graduate student employees at state universities will lose their health care subsidies starting next year
Secretary of State Kris Kobach agreed to fully register and notify thousands of people that they can vote in November
The presidential candidate is accused of violating a U.S. embargo on Cuba in the late 1990s
Road woes continue for Jayhawks.
Royals can’t complete the sweep of the Twins.
Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach has struck a deal with the American Civil Liberties Union that he hopes will help him avoid a contempt finding
Maj. Gen. Wayne Grigsby was relieved of command last week
The man threw a flammable liquid on his female supervisor, lit her on fire and assaulted her with a straight edge razor and scissors
The Royals are official eliminated from the 2016 playoffs.
One boy remains in critical condition at a Greenville hospital.
Authorities say the child struck a convenience store worker with a pickup truck, knocking the 71-year-old through a plate glass window
Kobach faces a federal judge Friday regarding a possible contempt of court charge
Burns keeps Royals hopes alive for one more day.
The Manhattan businessman and substitute teacher was a backup quarterback at K-State
Army officials aren’t saying why Maj. Gen. Wayne Grigsby is being investigated
A state agency says Larned State Hospital officials weren’t aware the man hired as the hospital’s chief financial officer in 2015 was the focus of an internal federal investigation
Secretary of State Kris Kobach will appear in court this week for failing to comply with a injunction involving voter registration
Houston police say several people have been shot at a strip mall in the city’s southwest and that officers shot the gunman
KU will join a research project that aims to help schools in three states adopt sexual assault policies and prevention strategies
Brownback’s economic advisory council has discontinued a quarterly report meant to ensure a timely analysis of the administration’s economic policies
Royals score four in the first to take down Tigers.
Miami ace Fernandez passes away in boating accident.
Royals losing streak is pushed to four.
37-year-old Crystal Galloway, of Scammon, is charged with first-degree murder in the death of 59-year-old Robin Fought
The Brownback Administration says that budget proposals are internal documents and not subject to the Kansas Open Records Act.
Maj. Gen. Wayne Grigsby has been suspended as commander of the 1st Infantry Division at the Kansas base
The breach dates back to late 2014
Chancellor Bernadette Gray-Little was the university’s first female and black chancellor.
Carlos Santana hit a three-run homer and saluted someone who hits 3s routinely. Santana’s homer in the sixth inning pushed the Cleveland Indians to a 5-2 win over the Kansas City Royals on Thursday night and closer to winning the AL Central for the first time since 2007. After rounding the bases, Santana crossed home […]
Officer Betty Shelby is being charged with first-degree manslaughter
An audit on the state’s Medicaid program found nearly 35,000 renewal applications are waiting to be processes
A Shawnee County District Judge heard arguments Wednesday on a dual registration system in which some votes are counted only for federal races
A former Topeka bail bondsman is charged with premeditated first-degree murder
Kluber and Santana key Indians win over Royals.
The Federal Reserve is keeping a key interest rate unchanged but sending a strong signal that it will likely boost rates before the end of the year
A Shawnee County District Court Judge will hear arguments on Wednesday from attorneys on both sides of the voter registration battle
Offense struggles continue against Indians.
Court documents allege that a man’s blood-alcohol level was double Kansas’ legal threshold when he caused a crash that killed a Johnson County sheriff’s deputy
The earthquake was felt throughout parts of Kansas
Reports that former Republican President George H.W. Bush plans to vote for Democrat Hillary Clinton.
OSHA’s regional chief in Wichita, Judy Freeman says workers should never enter such bins when an auger is running.
35-year-old Alberto J. Garcia y Tapia was charged Friday in Ellsworth County District Court with felony
fleeing, felony aggravated assault on law enforcement officers and felony DUI
The Kansas Organization of State Employees says it received complaints from three workers at Larned State Hospital, which has struggled with staffing shortages
Ahmad Khan Rahami is being held on $5.2 million bond
A Kansas Indian tribe is celebrating a new water rights agreement that will help it develop a reservoir on its reservation
Authorities say two officers were shot while arresting the suspect
Shots were fired at the suspect who was running from police at the time
Kansas budget woes haven’t touched the state’s executive aircraft, which is getting a new paint job, a spruced up interior and upgraded avionics this year
Reno County investigating reports of inappropriate photos
A Hays man with developmental disabilities was shot last month.
Jarrod Dyson had two hits, scored a run and stole a base in Jason Vargas’ first start in 14 months, and the Kansas City Royals beat the Chicago White Sox 3-2 on Saturday night to snap a five-game losing streak. Vargas, who was making his first start in 423 days after having Tommy John surgery […]
An explosion in the Chelsea neighborhood of Manhattan on Saturday night.
The Internal Revenue Service center in Kansas City will be one of only two national IRS processing centers left after another reduction in centers across the country
Kansas says its unemployment rate rose in August for the third consecutive month to 4.3 percent
More than a dozen small earthquakes have been recorded in northern Oklahoma and one in south-central Kansas
Herrera blows his third save of the season
Internal Kansas City police documents show a police unit set up to investigate crimes against children failed to properly investigate thousands of cases
The Royals comeback falls short as the A’s get the sweep
Police in Columbus, Ohio say the boy and two others had committed an armed robbery before the incident
A 3.5 magnitude quake hit north of Ellis, Kansas
Prosecutors say Dwight Jurgens forced women to perform sex acts after he bonded them out of jail
Royals offense continues to struggle during crunch time.
Adrian Espinosa-Flores, of Kansas City, Kansas, is being held in Johnson County on $2 million bond.
Heath Hopkins is charged with theft from an Indian tribal organization
The ACLU says Manning’s treatment for gender dysphoria will begin with surgery that her psychologist recommended in April
Royals fall for second straight game.
The Adjutant General’s Department said in a statement released Monday that a newly adopted rule lessens licensing requirements. If the spouses have passed the bar in another state or the District of Columbia, they can temporarily practice law in Kansas without taking the state-administered uniform bar exam. To qualify, the attorneys’ spouses must currently be […]
The largest teachers’ union in Kansas is asking the state Supreme Court to overturn a 2014 law that stripped public school teachers of guaranteed tenure. The court heard arguments Tuesday on the Kansas National Education Association’s challenge to the law over how legislators included it in a larger education funding measure. A national union attorney […]
The suspect is being held on $2 million bond
Environmentalists have filed a petition asking for emergency protections for the bird
A Kansas Department of Transportation report says 96.7-percent of interstate highways in the state were ranked as good in the fiscal year ending in July. The report was released on Friday. The department evaluates the state’s 10,000-mile highway system annually and gives ratings based on scores of surface roughness and distress. The Topeka Capital-Journal has […]
The disposal well were shutdown because they’re too close to a newly-discovered fault line
A former Wichita judge was accused in 2015 of sexual harassment and offensive remarks toward female attorneys
The Royals pitching staff had a rough outing against the A’s.
Two people were critically injured and a suspect was killed by a good Samaritan during a shooting in the parking lot of a suburban Kansas City Wal-Mart
The Democratic presidential nominee’s campaign says she has pneumonia
The man who stabbed his wife at a Lawrence motel will serve intensive probation. Navinkumar Patel, of Shawnee, was sentenced Thursday to five years and eight months of probation in Johnson County. He stabbed his wife twice in the abdomen at a Super 8 Motel in June 2015. He pleaded no contest to attempted second-degree […]
Merrifield’s double keys royals rally against the White Sox.
A transgender soldier imprisoned in Kansas for leaking classified information to the WikiLeaks website says she is on a hunger strike until her treatment improves. Chelsea Manning says she began the hunger strike Friday because her pleas for better treatment at Fort Leavenworth have been ignored. She says she will not voluntarily consume anything except […]
A Kansas City, Kansas, man has been charged with fatally shooting another man. Thirty-year-old Daryl Bagby was charged Thursday with first-degree murder and criminal possession of a firearm in the death of Steven Sykes. The Wyandotte County prosecutor’s office said in a news release that Sykes was killed Sept. 3 in Kansas City, Kansas. Bagby […]
Whit Merrifield hit a go-ahead two-run double in a three-run seventh inning and the Kansas City Royals held on for a 6-5 victory over the Chicago White Sox on Saturday night. Royals closer Wade Davis gave up a single to Tyler Saladino and a double to Adam Eaton to lead off the ninth before Melky […]
Carlos Rodon struck out a season-high nine over six innings, Adam Eaton doubled twice and scored two runs and the Chicago White Sox beat Kansas City 7-2 on Friday night to prevent the Royals from gaining ground in the playoff race. Rodon (7-8) fanned Paulo Orlando with the bases loaded on his 116th pitch to […]
Obama may veto the bill over concerns about exposing Americans overseas to legal risks
An attorney for the ex-mayor says his client might consider changing his plea
Parts of south and south-central Kansas have received as much as 10 inches of rain since Thursday
The Democratic candidate spoke Thursday the National Baptist Convention in Kansas City
Reports indicate the blast was at least 10 kilotons, or 70% the force of the 15-kiloton atomic bomb the U.S. dropped in 1945
A U.S. District Court judge has postponed sentencing for Andrew Blair
The GOP presidential candidate has said he’s afraid the election will be rigged
Gov. Sam Brownback’s administration wants overhaul the state’s protocol for employee layoffs and rehiring
A 17-year-old girl found the bodies of her mother and step-father in their home
Miguel Sano’s hustle led Minnesota to a pair of early runs and his RBI double tied the game in the decisive seventh inning, helping the Twins dodge a series sweep by beating the Kansas City Royals 6-5 on Wednesday night. Brian Dozier didn’t hit a home run for Minnesota, ending his club-tying record at five […]
Asteroid Bennu is the intended target of a NASA spacecraft set to blast off tomorrow night
The 70-year-old man waited in the bank’s lobby for police to arrive
The price for EpiPens has grown to $608 for a two-pack, up more than 500 percent since 2007
The presidential candidates will speak at forum in New York
The 19-year-old faces a single misdemeanor charge of harassment by telecommunications device in Douglas County
Personnel identified a cracked weld as the source of the water leak in the reactor cooling system