Alert says terrorist groups can pose unpredictable threats in public venues.
State Rep. wants committee to investigate prosecutor for misconduct.
Spokesman says North Korea knows how to prove it's not responsible for the hacking.
Number of oil and natural gas rigs in U.S. fell by 18 this week.
KC Santa charged with failing to register as a sex offender.
Agreement includes release of American and three Cubans.
Cuba releases American prisoner.
Premiere of "The Interview" canceled due to threats.
The Montgomery County district attorney says police found 35-year-old Bradley William Stone's body near his home.
Former Florida Governor Jeb Bush is making definitive moves indicating he may run for President.
Oskar Groening is charged with 300,000 counts of accessory to murder.
Obama says Murthy will start right away to ensure every American has necessary information to keep their families safe.
Study shows productivity is maximized when daily high temperature hits between 65 and 70 degrees.
Man admitted he mailed 21 death threats with white powder over 15 years to U.S. Sen. John McCain, a local high school and others.
Worldwide web could make or break political candidates
Mississippi woman burned to death.
Report says Lawrence is the fifth most educated city in the country.
Police say a Maryland teenager eating a pot brownie in class panicked when his teacher asked him for a piece […]
An economist who advised the Obama administration on health care is apologizing to Congress for his “thoughtless” remarks that Republicans […]
Hallmark Cards Inc. has removed blue and silver gift wrap from circulation after a customer complained that she saw a […]
A small, private jet has crashed into a house in Maryland’s Montgomery County, and a fire official says at least […]
The White House says U.S. embassies are preparing for a greater security risk with the release of a long-anticipated report […]
The Justice Department says it hopes the new policy being announced Monday can be a model for local police departments.
The ATF is offering a 10k reward for information leading to an arrest in an intentional church fire.
American Luke Somers and a South African hostage being held by terrorists in Yemen were murdered during a failed rescue attempt.
Click Here to Watch NASA’s new Orion spacecraft made a “bull’s-eye” splashdown in the Pacific on Friday following a dramatic […]
The FBI is investigating the death of a Kansas City teenager who died when he was intentionally struck by an […]
A face-off over the state budget deficit in Topeka Thursdsay.
U.S. employers hired at the strongest pace in nearly three years in November, adding 321,000 jobs, the latest sign the […]
Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel says there's been some "real progress," but critics are troubled by an increase in sexual assaults among the military.
Kansas Congresswoman Lynn Jenkins says Republican have found a way to defund President Obama's immigration order, despite earlier thinking it would be impossible.
The U.S. Justice Department says Cleveland police officers use excessive and unnecessary force far too often, are poorly trained and endanger the public and their fellow officers with their recklessness.
It’s another type of brain drain. The University of Texas at Austin is missing about 100 brain specimens that have […]
Heavy rain is falling in parts of California and authorities have ordered evacuation of about a dozen homes due to mud flows 50 miles northwest of Los Angeles.
A senior Republican senator says President Barack Obama has chosen Ashton Carter as his nominee for defense secretary. Sen. Jim […]
President Barack Obama wants police officers to wear body cameras to record events like the shooting death of 18-year-old Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri.
Spurred by the Ferguson, Missouri shooting, President Barack Obama is calling for $75 million in federal spending to get 50,000 […]
Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg is questioning lawyers in Supreme Court arguments in her usual exacting fashion, five days after she […]
One woman who was driving to the airport in Albany, New York, this morning says the snow was so heavy, "you couldn't see the car ahead of you."
The FBI says the incident isn't directly related to the Ferguson protests.
The Environmental Protection Agency's expected to announce a plan today tightening the amount of a smog-forming pollutant in the air.
The grand jury process and press conference concluding Michael Brown case has an expert thinking the prosecutor got the outcome he desired.
The police officer who shot and killed unarmed 18-year-old Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri, will not be charged in the black teen's death.
Kansas U.S. Senator Jerry Moran and Congresswoman Lynn Jenkins fielded subjects ranging from repealing the Affordable Care Act to saving the Postal Service at a Topeka Town Hall Meeting Monday.
A St. Louis grand jury is expected to announce shortly whether or not it will indict the police officer who shot and killed 18-year-old Michael Brown.
4th District U.S. Congressman Mike Pompeo wants congress to act swiftly to thwart President Obama's immigration plan, and says replacing Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel won't solve a failed policy to deal with Islamic extremism.
The American Farm Bureau says the average cost of a Thanksgiving meal this year is up slightly but still under $50.
U.S. Secretary of State Chuck Hagel is resigning his post, with President Obama expected to make a formal announcement Monday.
Police say a 12-year-old boy brandishing what turned out to be a fake gun at a Cleveland recreation center was shot and wounded by a responding officer.
The snow has stopped falling and the New York State Thruway is reopening, but the worries aren't over in western New York.
Ireland is lauding President Barack Obama’s executive orders granting new rights to millions of people living illegally in the United […]
Authorities in Tallahassee, Florida describe the man who opened fire Thursday in a Florida State University library as having been […]
Officials in Erie County, New York, say some 30 building collapses have been reported in the Buffalo area from the […]
President Obama tells the American people he's taking action on immigration because the time has come.
The Senate's top Republican is warning that President Barack Obama will ``come to regret'' the steps he'll be announcing tonight on immigration.
A CNN report implying fundraising groups and the Republican Party used twitter to share coded information, possibly violating election law, might be difficult to prove.
A small twin-engine cargo plane has crashed into a home on Chicago’s southwest side. Fire Department spokesman Larry Langford says […]
The United States Senate’s expected to vote this evening on the Keystone XL pipeline project, which would move oil from […]
The University of Kansas and Kansas State University are joining a massive, long term study on climate change and land use change.
Missouri Governor Jay Nixon has declared a state of emergency in Ferguson ahead of a grand jury decision in the shooting death of a black teenager.
A report released Monday says one in 30 American children were homeless at some point in 2013, an all-time high.
Philadelphia’s mayor says it’s a “joyous day.” Michael Nutter says the upcoming visit by Pope Francis to Philadelphia will be […]
A Nebraska hospital says an Ebola patient being treated in its biocontainment unit has died. Nebraska Medical Center said in […]
The trouble began at Minot Air Force Base in North Dakota. It’s torn at the core of the nuclear Air […]
Hoping to build off recent bans in Europe and India, opponents of animal testing in cosmetics plan to make a […]
The second sign-up season under President Barack Obama’s health overhaul opens Saturday, and the hope is that consumers will have […]
A food safety manager says dirty conditions and poor food handling endangered customers at Kauffman and Arrowhead stadiums in Kansas City.
A St. Louis County town that neighbors Ferguson, Missouri, is warning residents to prepare for potential unrest that may follow the grand jury announcement in the Michael Brown case.
Kansas City police say a man died and a suspect is in custody after a shooting downtown near City Hall.
The Library of Congress continues to expand the largest oral history program in the nation.
The U.S. military says it's identified the remains of 18-year-old Army Sgt. Michael J. Barra more than 60 years after he died in the Korean War.
A New York doctor diagnosed with Ebola nearly three weeks ago is set to be released from a hospital today. […]
Nurse Kaci Hickox passes 21-day incubation period for Ebola; no signs of virus.
U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor has issued an order blocking gay marriage in Kansas.
U.S. Congresswoman Lynn Jenkins agrees with her party's leaders President Obama would poison bipartisan work on Capitol Hill if he acts to ease deportations of illegal immigrants.
The U.S. Postal Service says it’s the victim of a cyberattack and that information about its employees, including Social Security […]
Accidental poisonings from squishy laundry detergent packets called pods have landed more than 700 U.S. children in the hospital in […]
President Barack Obama says concerns about North Korea’s nuclear program didn’t come up during negotiations for the release of two […]
Pizza Hut is giving its menu a makeover to combat declining sales.
The White House on Friday emphasized its commitment to defusing continued tensions over the Ferguson police shooting.
Three days after voters registered their sourness about the U.S. economy, the government says employers added a solid 214,000 jobs […]
Today, President Barack Obama meets at the White House with Democratic and Republican leaders. It’s a chance to break bread […]
The 6th U.S. Circuit Court decision upholding gay marriage bans will likely delay the issuance of same sex marriage licenses in Kansas.
The new “Star Wars” film has a title. Walt Disney Pictures announced Thursday that the movie previously known only as […]
Officials say HealthCare.gov has gotten cybersecurity upgrades ahead of a Nov. 15 start for the second open enrollment season under […]
President Barack Obama is telling Americans who voted for change: "I hear you.''
America has awoken to a new political dynamic today, with sharper dividing lines in an already divided government following yesterday’s […]
Democratic challenger Paul Davis has conceded the Kansas governor's race to Republican incumbent Sam Brownback.
Republicans aren’t yet done adding to their numbers in the Senate. They’ve now won more than the six seats they […]
There are about 10 Senate races that have been drawing much of the attention.
Police say the 81-year-old Democratic nominee in the race for a U.S. House seat in eastern Oklahoma has died following a traffic accident.
Publishing giant Conde Nast is the first business to begin moving in to the One World Trade Center today.
The Homeland Security Department is adding new screening requirements for Europeans and other travelers from countries for which a visa […]
A Detroit-area couple who met in a support group for weight loss surgery patients has gotten married after losing a […]
Bilionaire Richard Branson's dream of launching paying customers into space has suffered a serious setback with Friday's fatal crash of the Virgin Galactic rocket.
A Maine judge has rejected a bid by state health officials to restrict the movement of nurse Kaci Hickox, who […]
Most people in the United States are getting an extra hour of sleep this weekend, thanks to the annual shift […]
A suspect who led police on a seven-week manhunt after a fatal ambush outside a rural state police barracks appeared […]
The average price of gasoline in the U.S. hit $3 a gallon today, and should soon drop below the benchmark […]
The National Guard is deploying troops to a rural Hawaii town as lava makes a slow crawl toward a major road.