Garron T. Briggs was sentenced to 25 years in federal prison on $7.5-million drug-trafficking charges.
Federal regulators have cited a company for violations stemming from a deadly southeast Kansas fireworks explosion.
Michael Kern was a 13-year veteran with the Olathe Police Department.
The director of the Kansas Law Enforcement Training Center says $3.9M is needed to avoid extreme cuts.
Topeka Sheriff Herman Jones has announced the appointment of Phil Blume to Undersheriff.
A Kansas City mother has been charged with waiting to get help for her burned baby.
One of the last of the men who played the rugged "Marlboro Man" for the cigarette brand, passed away in Riverton, Wyoming.
The trial has begun in Alaska for a man charged in the death of a Leawood, Kansas man.
7-month-old boy died in a drive-by shooting at his family's home.
The historic Fairfax bridge that connects Wyandotte and Platte counties will be no more as crews demolish the trusses on Friday.
The Kansas Department of Wildlife, Parks and Tourism stocks rainbow trout for winter fishing around the state.
The inauguration had been planned for the Statehouse steps
Half of all game wardens wear body cams; more funding needed.
No date has been set to release Kenneth Cook, convicted in 1992 of killing a man and removing his teeth and tattoos, who now has been granted parole.
A robbery suspect is in critical condition in St Louis, after being shot when he attempted to rob a Walgreen with a toy gun.
The increases, the companies say, will be to recover some of the costs of environmental upgrades at the LaCygne power plant.
A Topeka man has been arrested and charged for allegedly shooting at cars on U.S. Highway 75 near 94th St. Cory D. Huff is being held in Jackson County.
A 16 year old faces murder charges after a Wichita man was stabbed several times at his home Christmas Day.
Groups representing Kansas teachers, parents and school boards say a court ruling on education funding validates their arguments the state is underfunding schools.
Critics of the ET-Plus guardrail systems contend its design allows sections of metal to break off and run through vehicles that collide with the rails.
The top 5 Kansas news stories of 2014 include the hard fought U.S. Senate and governor races which ended up with the two incumbents being re-elected.
Sensitive people should restrict consumption of all types of locally-caught fish, from waters or species of fish not covered by an advisory to one meal per week because of mercury.
Alamo Drafthouse in Kansas City tweets it will play the Sony film on Christmas Day.
The two conferences will focus on issues like maintaining a healthy working environment, marketing and sales tax procedures.
Overland Park man one of 19 people to receive Carnegie Medal Monday.
Johnson County District Attorney Steve Howe is seeking the death penalty for 74-year-old Frazier Glenn Miller.
Rumors people angry over a 16-year-old's shooting death might seek retaliation prompt increased police presence at a Kansas high school.
Prairie Village wants to reduce use of plastic bags.
Lawyer for same-sex couples in a Kansas federal court are seeking an order to force the state to provide services and benefits to gay married couples.
Police are investigating the death of a woman shot in a Lowe's Home Improvement store parking lot in Kansas City, Kansas.
Gun manufacturer Remington has settled a lawsuit by replacing triggers on millions of popular fire arms.
The ACLU's suing a Kansas City suburb after an officer pulled over a driver for flashing his headlights at oncoming drivers to warn that a speed trap was ahead.
A federal lawsuit in Kansas involving same-sex marriage has been expanded to include access to services such as driver's license changes.
A lawyer who assisted two Kansas lesbian couples in a lawsuit over the state's gay marriage ban thinks Attorney General Derek Schmidt is running out of options.
The Kansas Bureau of Investigation says there isn’t enough evidence to charge Johnson County authorities in the case of an […]
Kansas City, Kansas, police say a sword-wielding man was shot and killed after he charged an officer.
A federal judge is to hear a lawsuit filed by the American Civil Liberties Union challenging Kansas’ ban on same-sex […]
The Kansas Supreme Court is on the road Wednesday to give the public an opportunity to see the justices at […]
Kansas City, Kansas, police are investigating the death of a 10-year-old girl in a drive-by shooting. Police say in a […]
Among the standouts at the World Series has been a Miami Marlins fan in the front row behind home plate. […]
Former Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney plans to campaign for Kansas Sen. Pat Roberts in suburban Kansas City next week, […]
A northeast Kansas teenager will spend five years and four months in a juvenile facility for killing his father during […]
The popular song “Royals” by New Zealand artist Lorde is getting caught up in the fervor over the upcoming World […]
Kansas City, Kansas is losing almost 500 jobs as Sprint tries to stem it's bleeding in the wireless and internet businesses.
The Kansas unemployment rate has inched down to 4.9 percent of the month of September, and is close what economists call "full employment"
A company that manages several low-income apartment buildings in Kansas City is accusing city officials of trying to force black residents to move out of the apartments.
A second lab has confirmed that a Kansas City, Kansas, man who came to University of Kansas Hospital this week […]
University of Kansas Hospital officials say preliminary tests show a patient who arrived Monday with Ebola-like symptoms does not have […]
The University of Kansas Hospital in Kansas City says one of it's patients is at risk for Ebola
A 50-year-old Wisconsin banker who snatched bunting from Royals Stadium during the 1985 World Series has returned the keepsake to […]
A proposed merger of two trash hauling companies that already operate in the region could affect jobs in Northeast Kansas.
A man in Olathe arrives to work and is stabbed after being robbed. Officers were sent to the 15000 block […]
A Kansas City restaurant is celebrating the Royals first playoff appearance in 29 years by discounting its burger to the price it charged in 1985.
A federal jury awards $1 million to a suburban Kansas City woman falsely described by a radio station as a […]
The court challenge to force Democrats to name a replacement candidate for U.S. Senate is transferred from the Kansas Supreme […]
Nebraska authorities say a Kansas man was drunk when he fatally struck a 57-year-old cyclist with his car. A spokesman for […]
Authorities in northeast Kansas have arrested a man suspected of firing a shot at a Johnson County sheriff’s deputy. The deputy […]
Law enforcement from around the state hit the road for Topeka Saturday morning to help protect the city while local […]
The Kansas Supreme Court's holding a public session next month on the campus of Kansas City Kansas Community College.
An elderly couple has died after they were severely beaten in their Kansas City, Missouri, home by a man who […]
Police lift a lockdown at a northeast Kansas community college after checking a report of a suspicious woman carrying a […]
A group of former Keebler Company employees have been charged with fraud for falsely receiving unemployment benefits. The office of […]
Oklahoma Joe’s Bar-B-Que restaurant in Kansas City’s changing its name. The change reflects that it has no ties to Oklahoma. […]
A former suburban Kansas City technology director faces prison time and fines totaling 1.5 million dollars if found guilty of selling […]
A gang counterfeit check-cashing scheme involving homeless people is big business in Kansas City.
The credentials of one of the men privately hired to conduct an autopsy on Michael Brown have come under fire. […]
The Republican Governor’s Association’s intensifying its efforts to help Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback’s re-election campaign. The group’s chairman, New Jersey […]
Ellen Hanson, the interim chief of the Kansas City, Kansas Police Department, says it’s been really good having James Brown […]
A Jackson County judge affirms a $1.1 million award against the Catholic Diocese of Kansas City and St. Joseph for violating sexual abuse settlement.
CDC works with Kansas and Missouri Health Departments on virus striking KC area infants.
Republican Gov. Sam Brownback’s holding rallies in three Kansas cities to outline the platform for his re-election campaign. Today’s events in […]
An Overland Park man dies while serving a two-day sentence in Johnson County. Thrity-year-old Matthew Worsham was found August 3rd […]
A car strikes and kills one pedestrian and seriously injures another in Overland Park. Police say an adult male and […]
A Missouri man’s charged with second-degree murder for a collision that killed a motorcyclist in eastern Kansas. The crash occurred […]
He’s best known for being the voice of the White House, but Josh Earnest has ties to the Heartland. He’s […]
President Barack Obama feasted on barbecue Tuesday with four people who wrote him letters in a trip to highlight the […]
A 22-year-old Kansas man’s facing life in prison after pleading guilty to premeditated first-degree murder in the fatal shooting of […]
President Obama will spend the night in Kansas City before giving a speech tomorrow. According to a YouTube Video, the […]
An 18-year-old Kansas man’s found dead on Longs Peak in Rocky Mountain National Park. A park spokeswoman says a climber was […]
A 52-year-old man from Kansas City, Missouri’s found dead after hiking in southern Utah. David Ross Goodrich was found about […]
Health officials issue warnings for high levels of toxic algae blooms in seven lakes. The Kansas Department of Health and Environment says those […]
A new soccer training complex to be built in Kansas City will host the U.S. Soccer team. Sporting K.C. and […]
A former Garmin employee gets nearly three years in prison for stealing GPS devices from the company and selling them […]
Governor Sam Brownback’s joining leadership from Sporting Club and the Unified Government of Wyandotte County at Sporting Park for a […]
Still more cases of measles in Kansas. Three additional cases have been confirmed in Sedgwick County, and officials say they […]
A man charged with 10 shootings on Kansas City-area highways says he can prove he’s innocent. Mohammed Whitaker is basing […]
A Kansas man has died from injuries he suffered when his car was struck by a stolen truck going the […]
An eastern Kansas police chief says it’s unclear who fired the shot that killed a young Kansas girl at the […]
Kansas City Power & Light has been granted an $11.5 million revenue increase that will boost an average residential customers […]
A 27-year-old man’s charged with the shooting deaths of a man and his stepson in a suburban Kansas City home. […]
A jet undergoing a maintenance test veered off a runway at Kansas City International Airport. No injuries or flight disruptions […]
Kansas City, Kansas, officials say an employee of the BNSF Railway died after he fell into a train car full […]
A slip by a Kansas Republican Party official in introducing U.S. Sen. Pat Roberts at a political rally prompted the […]
“Voice of the Kingdom” contest winner to perform the National Anthem at Arrowhead Stadium. The winner will sing before the […]
A northeast Kansas man has pleaded guilty to second-degree murder in the death of a woman whose car was hit […]
Kansas health officials say a person from the Kansas City area died of a rare infection caused by an amoeba […]
A northeast Kansas teenager accused of killing his father is scheduled to go to trial in November on a first-degree […]
Overland Park hotel owners plead guilty to a federal charge of employing undocumented workers. U.S. Attorney Barry Grissom says 53-year-old […]
Kansas Commerce Secretary Pat George says the state has no plans to follow Missouri’s offer of a truce over the […]
Just two cities remain in the sweepstakes to host the Republican Party’s next presidential nominating convention. Republican National Committee members […]