Topeka native Andy McKee said he is “stunned to hear of the passing” of the legendary musician. McKee toured with Prince in 2012
A Treasury official says Secretary Jacob Lew has decided to put Harriet Tubman on the $20 bill, making her the first woman on U.S. paper currency in 100 years. The official, who spoke on condition of anonymity in advance of Lew’s official announcement, says that the 19th century abolitionist and leader of the Underground Railroad, […]
Federal investigators have positively identified the wreckage found 15,000 feet deep in the sea as that of the ill-fated cargo ship El Faro. The National Transportation Safety Board said Monday on Twitter that the survey of the area will continue. The ship sank in about 15,000 feet of water Oct. 1 during Hurricane Joaquin with […]
The recall includes all Auvi-Q injections currently on the U.S. market
The blimp caused about 18,000 power outages
he Wisconsin congressman spoke after his Republican colleagues nominated him to become the chamber’s next speaker
Democratic race down to four candidates
Pentagon, Kremlin set guidelines for Syrian airstrikes
Five Republicans in the South Carolina House delegation voted against Sandy aid
Reports indicate at least ten people have died.
A successor to run Volkswagen has not yet been named.
The portrait of Alexander Hamilton to be replaced with a woman.
The company issued a recall after products were were linked to 10 listeria cases in four states, including three deaths in Kansas.
Florida Gov. Rick Scott is declaring an emergency.
Officials say the officer was pumping gas into his patrol vehicle when he was shot multiple times and killed by a man who approached him from behind.
Wednesday, WDBJ reporter Alison Parker and cameraman Adam Ward were fatally shot by a former station employee.
Products may be unsafe because they could possibly spoil before the “Best When Used By” date.
The alleged shooter posted videos of the incident on social media.
A June 2014 work order for a planned cleanup that stated conditions “could result in a blowout” at the collapsed entrance of the mine.
Among the allegations are that Jared Fogle traveled out-of-state to engage in sex acts with underage girls.
Thieves used an agency website to steal tax information from as many as 220,000 additional taxpayers
Secretary of State John Kerry says “Cuba’s future is for Cubans to shape.”
James Young had just finished riding the Raptor when he went back to retrieve a cell phone he had dropped.
Chinese medial reports say the explosion happened in a warehouse that stored dangerous goods.
39-year-old Patrick Aiello’s accused of demanding sexual favors from a female passenger.
Protesters started running for their lives last night.
Drought-stricken California has been grappling with 23 fires, including one that’s destroyed 43 homes.
RedState’s Erick Erickson says he’s withdrawing his invitation to businessman Donald Trump.
The jury was comprised of nine women and three men.
Police chief “pretty confident” the medical examiner will rule the case a homicide.
The other seven have to settle for an appearance at a pre-debate forum.
Conservatives have long targeted the group, which provides health services, family planning and abortions in clinics across the country.
It is an unprecedented collection of artifacts and the first time that any Challenger or Columbia remains have been openly displayed.
Trump says he’s donated $102 million worth of cash and land over the past five years.
Friday night began with a candlelight vigil organized by the family of Samuel DuBose.
Employees filling ATMs mistakenly left bag of money on the ground.
The prosecutor scoffed at Officer Ray Tensing’s claim he was dragged by Sam DuBose’s car.
In Zimbabwe, a hunting guide and farm owner face poaching charges.
Girl charged with manslaughter following toddler’s death.
According to an FBI report, smartphone thefts are down an average of 17% across the U.S. as more and more states require mandatory “kill switches”.
Republican Mike Huckabee likened the Iranian nuclear deal to “marching the Israelis to the door of the oven,” a Holocaust reference.
The company has not said when sales will resume.
His father was Kenyan and the trip amounts to a homecoming of sorts for Obama.
The gunman, 58-year-old John Russel Houser, killed two people and wounded seven before killing himself.
Kasich says if he has to trash people to win, count him out.
Nearly half of the counties in the state will receive federal aid.
The Cuban flag flies in Washington for the first time since 1961.
The U.S. Navy says the sailor who was shot earlier this week at a military support center in Chattanooga, Tennessee, has died. The death was announced Saturday, two days after a shooting in Chattanooga killed four Marines and injured three others, including the sailor. The Navy statement did not give the sailor’s name. But he was earlier identified […]
The crew stepped outside the dome that’s 8,000 feet up the slopes of Mauna Loa to feel fresh air on their skin Saturday.
Jurors took about 13 hours over a day and a half to review all 165 charges.
According to the official, two others, a soldier and a police officer, were wounded.
Circuit Judge J.C. Nicholson set a July 11, 2016, trial date for Dylann Roof.
Certain Barber Foods stuffed chicken products may be contaminated with salmonella.
The 65-year-old said, “Trans people deserve something vital, they deserve your respect.”
Obama becomes the first sitting president to see the inside of a federal prison.
The accord will keep Iran from producing enough material for a nuclear weapon for at least 10 years.
Several of those granted clemency had been sentenced to life in prison.
Temperatures expected to be in the mid to upper 90s, with heat indices soaring as high as 116.
Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker is the 15th Republican to enter the race.
The flag’s removal comes weeks after the shooting deaths of nine people in a historically black church in Charleston.
Members of Congress in both parties had demanded Katherine Archuleta’s resignation.
The flag will be housed in a multimillion-dollar shrine lawmakers promised as part of a compromise to get the bill ordering the flag’s removal through the House.
The Dow Jones industrial average lost 261 points, or 1.5 percent, to 17,515.
The exchange said in a statement that it was experiencing a “technical issue” that it was working to resolve as quickly as possible.
The jobless rate fell mostly because many people who are out of work gave up on their job searches.
The onetime Cold War foes have not had full diplomatic ties for more than five decades.
He says both political parties “have failed our country” and called for more compromise in politics.
The justices voted the sedative midazolam can be used in executions without violating the Eighth Amendment.
New York State Police say Sgt. Jay Cook shot and wounded Sweat after seeing a suspicious man walking down a road in Constable.
The turboprop floatplane went down Thursday. The excursion was sold through the cruise company Holland America.
The official say David Sweat is still on the run. The two broke out of the maximum-security prison in northern New York on June 6.
The Supreme Court has declared that same-sex couples have a right to marry anywhere in the United States. Gay and lesbian couples already can marry in 36 states and the District of Columbia. The court’s ruling on Friday means the remaining 14 states, in the South and Midwest, will have to stop enforcing their bans on same-sex marriage. […]
The ruling preserves health insurance for millions of Americans.
The department said Kansas has implemented sufficient measures aimed at improving students’ performance to justify extending the waiver.
The 22-year old was found face down and unresponsive in a bathtub.
At least 12 agencies don’t require further authentication beyond the initial access.
Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev addressed the court at his sentencing hearing.
Dylann Roof purchased the weapon at Shooter’s Choice in West Columbia.
French President Francois Hollande is expected to speak with President Barack Obama in the coming hours.
Sweat and Matt used power tools to make their escape June 6 and remain at large.
A few held signs supporting Gov. Haley’s call to remove the flag and put it in a museum.
Calls for the flag to be removed come in the aftermath of the deadly shooting attack at a black church.
The owner of a Des Moines, Iowa, cafe says the rise in prices is costing him $400 to $500 a we
South Carolina was the last state to fly the Confederate battle flag from its Capitol dome. In 2000, it was moved to a flagpole in front of the Statehouse.
Roof appeared by video and stared straight ahead as five victims’ family members gave statements, some of them saying “hate won’t win.”
You can now tell your phone company that federal regulators say it’s OK to block robocalls.
Miller says the $200,000 would be “sufficient for now” but indicated he would be willing to negotiate a smaller amount.
Dylann Roof, 21, is suspected of opening fire in a historic black church, killing nine people.
Wholesale prices in the Northeast are 32 percent lower than a year earlier. Drumsticks are down 33 percent.
Collapse killed five Irish students in the U.S. on work visas.
A U.S. airstrike has killed al-Qaida’s leader of its powerful Yemeni affiliate.
Officials say the heavy rainfall predicted for the area could make driving dangerous this afternoon.
The city’s investigating whether she lied about her ethnicity when she applied to be on the police board.
The girl lost part of her arm and suffered a leg injury. The boy lost his left arm.
The search continues for David Sweat and Richard Matt, who used tools to escape from a New York prison.
The brother of one president and son of another, Bush has likely raised a recording-breaking amount of money.
Dallas police say the fire erupted when they used robots to clear the van of weapons such as pipe bombs.
Missouri transportation officials are warning drivers that construction projects will cause delays on Interstate 70 between Kansas City and St. Louis this summer. The state is encouraging drivers to avoid using the interstate at peak travel times on Friday and Sunday afternoons. It says delays of up to an hour are possible in some areas. […]
Obama wants “fast track” authority to negotiate trade agreements.
David Sweat and Richard Matt escaped through holes cut in wall of their cells and an underground steam pipe.