The Kansas Supreme Court did not give a specific amount of increase to the Legislature to put in.
The federal officials who conducted site surveys of Fort Leavenworth and other mainland sites for possible relocation of terrorist detainees from Guantanamo Bay were aware there were concerns about the legality of their activities. Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt released the sixth and final installment of records provided to him by the U.S. Department […]
An affluent suburban Kansas City woman with a history of shoplifting has been ordered to spend a year and seven months in prison for the thefts.
Polling site changes will make it more confusing for more than 36,000 registered voters to cast a ballot in the race to fill the House seat vacated by CIA Director Mike Pompeo.
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President Trump told House Speaker Paul Ryan to stop the debate without a vote
Aside from a slight drop in unemployment, the current job outlook in the state remains in a holding pattern
The House Appropriations Committee plans to wrap up its discussion of its first draft of the 2018 and 2019 budget on Monday.
New moms can successfully ease into an exercise program after giving birth.
Contenders for the vacant 4th District seat sparred over health care, Planned Parenthood
The bill would expand coverage to as many as 180,000 adults
The Republican from Kansas told a reporter “I wouldn’t want to lose my mammograms.”
No injuries were reported in either incident
IDEA requires that children with disabilities receive education in the regular classroom whenever possible.
In the form the bill had at the time of our interview with Marshall Thursday afternoon, he said he would support it, but he didn’t know what other amendments might come as part of Friday’s debate.
Employees were notified Thursday.
Waymaster hopes work on the two year budget can be finished this week, but if they aren’t able to wrap it up Friday, they will finish on Monday.
The deputy was driving on a county road when he lost control of his patrol car
Daylight Saving Time is here, but gaining an additional hour of daylight could pose a problem to younger, less experienced student drivers during their morning commute.
Lawrence police will enforce a glass ban to make sure fans #CelebrateSafely should the Jayhawks reach the Elite Eight
People in Topeka and surrounding areas are being alerted about a jury duty scam after numerous reports to the Shawnee County Sheriff’s Office.
Cyber-criminals accessed personal information of people in 10 states, including Kansas
The GOP plan to replace the Affordable Care Act could be shot down in Thursday’s vote
Some NE Topeka residents will be without service while crews work on water lines
A KU football player who allegedly sexually assaulting the rowers has not been charged
TIBA conducts this survey annually to help guide TIBA’s activities and public policies, and to keep the public aware of the small business climate in the area.
The idea is to avoid having new moms develop an all or nothing attitude toward exercising.
The 3 p.m. CEO Roundup at Westar’s amphitheatre Monday afternoon is seen as the kickoff to a needed change in the city.
School districts would also be required to impose local property taxes to help finance their operations.
The 24-year-old was ordered to just under 8 years in prison for the sexual abuse of a teenage girl
Fire officials say the house was a residential group home for people with disabilities
The injured person was flown from the scene to an area hosptial
The clouds coming in from the south signal a change in our weather pattern that should give us rain chances off and on through the next couple of weeks.
The fire at Old Chicago sent a thick cloud of black smoke in the air that could be seen across west Topeka
Police say the 18-year-old suspect assaulted officers during the incident
Gorsuch has gone through two days of confirmation hearings. The third day is Wednesday.
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The committee will try to hold the line as best they can.
Skype, Xbox Live, Outlook and OneDrive are affected by the outage
Jackson County Sheriff’s deputies found the vehicle early Tuesday morning
Authorities are working to determine what caused the fire
New reports say at least 17 homes caught fire during the blaze at the multimillion-dollar City Place development in Overland Park
The 10-month-old girl was left alone in a bathtub
The death of a woman’s 7-year-old grandson is propelling her to become an advocate for reform of home-schooling.
Chances of rain will slip in as we cool down toward midweek, but our best chance of precipitation will come Friday.
Patients, doctors, and advocates are pushing to expand Kansas’ Medicaid system despite an ongoing effort in Washington to repeal and replace former President Barack Obama’s health care law.
Relatives of Pro Football Hall of Famer Gale Sayers say the Bears legend has been diagnosed with dementia. His wife, Ardythe Sayers, tells The Kansas City Star that her 73-year-old husband was diagnosed four years ago and she blames Sayers’ football career. He played for the Bears from 1965-71 after setting records at the University […]
The Justice Department is seeking to shut down a Kansas tax return preparer and his business.
A 2-year-old Kansas boy left for two hours Sunday in a hot car while his parents went to church services has been hospitalized with extreme heat exposure.
A renewable energy company is again facing opposition as it seeks one of the final pieces of regulatory approval needed to carry wind power from the nation’s heartland to the east.
Kansas legislators are advancing a proposal to give most state employees a 2 percent pay raise even as lawmakers wrestle with serious budget problems that could force a big tax increase.
Court-appointed attorneys for a Kansas man accused of plotting to bomb to an apartment complex filled with Somali immigrants have
asked a court to let them withdraw from the case.
The latest snapshot of Kansas crop conditions shows the lack of rain is hurting the state’s winter wheat crop.
Reginald Newman was ordered to spend time in prison following the sentencing of his wife, who was charged in the same case
The average today is $2.16 a gallon.
Knapp says that a weather pattern that produces a half-inch of rain every four or five days is better than a system that produces a larger amount in one day and then nothing for three or four weeks.
The Senate has also designated Tom Day, Director of Legislative Administrative Services as the Kansas Senate’s official Open Records Act Manager.
Police say the suspect fired several shots while his son was running away from their home
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Two brothers and two other Kansas City, Missouri, men are accused of abducting two people
The Giles Ranch in Clark County Kansas lost more than 30,000 acres and $1M in livestock during the March 2017 wildfire
The first day of spring will still be warm, but not record breaking.
Officers sent the K9 after the suspect who walked outside with a gun in his waistband during a domestic disturbance
There’s been no indication on when the court might rule on the 3-year-old abortion case
The cause is thus far undetermined and still under investigation. The fire caused about $5,000 in damages.
The University of Kansas says reported crimes increased 2 percent from 2015 to 2016, led by an increase in theft and criminal damage to property cases.
Truckloads of hay from South Dakota farmers are headed south to states where ranchers have been devastated by wildfires.
The former owner and operator of a Kansas City-area lab is accused in a federal indictment of illegally storing radioactive material at an industrial park, costing U.S. taxpayers $760,000 to clean up.
The mother and child here found safe in Overland Park
The cost of upgrading security at Kansas’ major mental hospitals in Osawatomie and Larned in order to avoid allowing concealed carry firearms in the building could reach $25 million.
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A Dodge City man pleaded guilty to making false statements to the FBI during an investigation of a hate crime attack on three Somali men.
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The Kansas Supreme Court has cleared a major obstacle to the construction of a long-delayed coal-fired power plant in the state’s southwestern corner.
Most stores will begin liquidation sales April 17 and close in June.
The state of Kansas had three tax brackets prior to 2012.
A Mexican national charged with killing a Kansas mother and kidnapping the victim’s newborn daughter has been ordered to stand trial
Members of an alleged militia group are facing additional federal conspiracy charges
The university’s Office of Public Safety show officers handled 770 criminal cases in 2016, up from 757 in 2015
Prosecutors have filed formal charges against four men in the March 12 triple homicide at a home in north Topeka
This weekend should be nice for most outdoor activities, but burning is still discouraged.
A $105M slash to the budget was shot down by a 33-7 vote
Gov. Sam Brownback marked today as Indian American Appreciation Day in Kansas.
It doesn’t seem like there is a light at the end of the tunnel, either, with regard to the farm economy.
That sale is from 5:00 a.m. to 8:59 p.m. on St. Patrick’s Day.
The National Park Service believes the 16 square foot Lunette Blair blockhouse requires very little repair and that its maintenance can fit within the existing park budget.
The state Department for Aging and Disability Services says in-home services will suffer due to $42M in cuts
A man accused of being involved in multi-state lotto scam is being sued by Kansas
The Kansas House of Representatives has passed two measures to help victims of the wildfires in the state.
Senate President Susan Wagle is looking to trim fat from the state’s budget
The Kansas Supreme Court will hear arguments Thursday in an abortion lawsuit that could set a national precedence
K-State attorneys argue that the assaults don’t fall under Title IX guidelines because they happened at off-campus frat houses
The driver was speeding down a gravel road when he crashed into a pole and was ejected from the car
A body found in a car inside the Missouri River was determined to be 20-year-old Toni Anderson
The projects will be in Atchison, Brown, Douglas, Lyon, Johnson and Osage counties and all project work will take place during daylight hours, weather permitting.
Nearly one-third of judicial employees need to work jobs outside of the judicial branch to make ends meet.
The rate that changed Wednesday is the fundamental rate that sets how much money costs banks.
The best way to give money to help is through the Kansas Livestock Foundation, the charitable arm of the Kansas Livestock Association. You can also give to the local United Way chapter in Reno County, or to the American Red Cross.
Masterson said statutory authority when it comes to tax policy is so easily changed that it renders it meaningless.
One more chilly day before we get back to spring-like temperatures.