Gov. Brownback's latest Appeals Court appointee get a hearing before lawmakers.
Buffalo, Syracuse, Binghamton and Ithaca recorded lowest-ever temps according to climatologists at Cornell.
Top Republican officials in Kansas are working on a plan to overhaul funding for public schools designed to prevent unanticipated […]
The driver survived in Saturday's accident near Lebanon, Missouri that killed both passengers.
The two men, both 21, were from Kansas City.
Inclement weather was blamed for lower-than-expected turnout for this weekend's winner, "Focus".
An inventory by Wichita police shows stolen park items total over $26,000.
The company has not reported any injuries or accidents.
Former superintendent Bill Gilhaus and subordinates Christy Ziegler and Lana Gerber allege in federal court that they were wrongfully discharged.
A reward of up to $1,000 may be given for any information leading to an arrest.
LAWRENCE, Kan. – University of Kansas freshman forward Cliff Alexander will not play in Saturday’s basketball game versus Texas, KU […]
The 6-foot-7 Mason won the NBA's Sixth Man award in 1995.
Airport spokesman David Magana says about 700 Saturday flights had been canceled.
Officers will respond only to injury and hit and run accidents, or accidents where the vehicle is disabled in the roadway.
Lawmakers don't get paid while they are on break.
Sub-State basketball is just around the corner. Next week is officially the postseason and teams are gearing up for a […]
The man was taken to a hospital and pronounced dead a short time later.
Brooke McLaughlin was charged with aggravated assault of a law enforcement officer with a deadly weapon and aggravated battery.
Obama says Nemtsov was "tireless advocate'' for Russia and for the rights of Russian citizens.
Obama's signature also starts the clock on the next deadline. It's unclear how Congress will seek to fund the agency beyond next week.
Thomas Whitlow of Kansas City must pay $17,521 in restitution in addition to his prison sentence.
The defendants attorneys say because the bomb could not explode, it did not meet the legal definition of a "destructive device."
Area Boys Basketball Shawnee Heights 52, Hayden 45Washburn Rural 69, Topeka High 56Emporia 51, Highland Park 49Manhattan 68, Seaman 60Junction […]
The Hayden Lady Wildcats had to scratch and claw for the first 15 minutes of the basketball game. Once the […]
Kirk’s decision comes after inconsistencies about smoking pot were discovered during his hiring process.
The Department of Revenue reported Friday that the state collected nearly $310 million in taxes in February.
Charges are filed against a 22 year-old man for shooting three people near the KU campus earlier this month.
The U.S. rig count peaked at 4,530 in 1981 and bottomed at 488 in 1999.
Everest accounts for 15.8 percent of planted acres for the 2015 crop, and it's the favorite in the eastern two-thirds of the state.
Nimony's half-human, half-Vulcan character was the calm counterpoint to William Shatner's often-emotional Captain Kirk on "Star Trek."
Commission found Timothy H. Henderson sexually harassed female attorneys and staff.
Schweich announced last month that he was seeking the GOP nomination for governor in 2016.
The victims were found at four different homes.
Avijit Roy was a prominent voice against religious intolerance.
Lawrence police say the investigation into other possible suspects is continuing.
People inside the home escaped without injuries.
It will be mostly cloudy and cold again today with highs only reaching the upper teens and lower 20s. Under […]
Kansas Senators move to infuse money into the state's pension system.
The state House tabled a decision on softening pot penalties.
The state House passes bills which both stiffen and soften drunk driving penalties.
A measure allowing people to carry concealed weapons without a permit has passed the state Senate.
A measure to move local elections from spring to fall has passed the state Senate.
Both Kansas houses have approved new policies for negotiations between teacher associations and school boards.
BNSF says freight demands are heavier than ever, and Kansas is a critical state in moving goods from one part of the country to the other.
At stake is whether the public will have a chance to vote on Topeka's plans to buy the racetrack.
The program provides incentives such as student loan forgiveness and waived income taxes.
Police investigated after a local pet store reported buying 5 of the spiders.
The district attorney says the investigation is complex and involves many agencies.
Sheriff Greg Riat says Andrew J. Brown of Wamego was pronounced dead at a hospital early Wednesday.
The bill sought by Secretary of State Kris Kobach was given final approval Thursday and now goes to the Senate.
The bill would make it unlikely an offender would face prison time until their third marijuana conviction.
The biggest factor was the drop in motor fuel prices.
Emwazi has been identified as the masked militant shown in beheading videos.
French bulldogs sauntered into the top 10 for the first time in nearly a century.
The bill was requested by Kris Kobach, who tried to prevent Chad Taylor's withdrawal from the U.S. Senate race.
It is going to be a breezy and cold day today with high temperatures only reaching the upper teens and […]
Gunshot victim was found at 944 SW Kent Place about 10 Wednesday night.
The Kansas Senate's approved a bill making teachers criminally liable for showing harmful material to students.
Kansas lawmakers are on the clock to consider legislation before a cut-off point.
The Governor has new a operative with deep conservative credentials.
Topeka's Zoo black bear, 'Peek', brought a community together in an effort to save her legs and life.
The Kansas Senate votes against stricter medicaid control for mental health drugs.
Kansas lawmakers have given early approval to doing away with concealed gun permits.
The bill was designed to boost benefits for retirees to help them deal with increases in the cost of living.
Tara Dimick and her guests will take a look into the business world of Topeka, Kansas, from this Sunday.
They say one man was arrested at John F. Kennedy International Airport in New York, one in Brooklyn and one in Florida.
Program manager says the aircraft would be used for such things as researching drought stress and bug infestation.
KANSAS CITY, MO (February 25, 2015) — The Kansas City Royals have announced that First Baseman Mike Sweeney has been […]
After their performances last week, Hayden senior swimmer John-Martin Schmidt and Shawnee Heights senior bowler Jenni Pheigaru are our Wendy’s high school athletes […]
Kansas Missing and Unsolved announced Wednesday morning Briahna Portenier was located and is safe.
Monday's fire killed 21-month-old Sawyer White, who was trapped in the basement of a family home in Belleville.
Eddie Ray Routh's attorneys argued he was experiencing a psychotic episode at the time of the shootings.
Track operator will be required to pay for commerce park development, garages and high-end facilities and a new banquet facility.
Rep. Peggy Mast proposed the action as part of the state's response to a multimillion dollar budget shortfall.
Victim's sister believes someone's been helping the man who murdered her brother.
As a cold front approaches Kansas this afternoon clouds will gradually increase across northeast Kansas followed by a chance for […]
The airline says it's canceled 90 flights so far.
State legislative committees scramble as deadlines approach.
The Kansas Senate could approve a bill to give Medicaid more control over mental health drugs.
An officer in Lawrence is arrested, charged with domestic violence and suspended.
Area Boys Basketball Shawnee Heights 57, Topeka High 34Hayden 54, Topeka West 47Highland Park 47, Washburn Rural 44Seaman 67, Emporia […]
Friday night’s game between Shawnee Heights and Topeka High could truly be called the battle of the titans. Shawnee Heights […]
A bill passed by the Kansas Senate makes teachers criminally liable for showing students harmful material.
The state Senate's given early approval to allow Secretary of State Kris Kobach to prosecute voter fraud cases.
Oxnard police say the truck became fully engulfed in flames, and a number of people are injured.
The Revenue Department estimates that nearly 281,000 business owners were helped, along with the farmers, whose numbers weren't estimated previously.
Registered drug offender, Dejuan L. Knight, has not informed the Topeka police of his whereabouts.
The cop was arrested after investigators interviewed his domestic partner.
An attorney says the ruling overturns a 25-year precedent allowing military personnel to be convicted of aggravated assault for transmitting HIV.
It's the third veto of Obama's presidency.
The dispute centers on a 1943 compact allocating 49 percent of the river's water to Nebraska, 40 percent to Kansas and 11 percent to Colorado.
Samuel Vonachen told authorities people are "awful'' and he set the fire to send his family a message.
23-year-old Derek Butters is a two-year veteran of the Ottawa Police Department.
Topeka police say a car was stolen at gunpoint Monday morning.
It will be sunny and warmer today with temperatures warming into the mid 40s this afternoon. Under partly cloudy skies […]
Lawmakers are looking at a measure to eliminate Common Core standards in Kansas schools.
A proposal to make investigation of government agencies over redacted public material easier is backed by the Kansas AG.
The state Senate's looking at a measure to allow carry of concealed weapons without a permit.
Nigel Johnson scored a career-high 20 points, Nino Williams hit a clinching jumper in the final minute and Kansas State […]
There are just two games left in the high school basketball regular season. Although teams are somewhat focusing on Sub-State, […]