33 year old inmate claims having sexual relationship with former officer.
Sumner School was at the heart of the landmark desegregation case.
Clouds will gradually clear northeast Kansas today as temperatures warm back into the lower 40s. With clear skies and calm […]
The President is speaking Thursday morning at the University of Kansas at Anschutz Sports Pavilion.
The Big 12 had some wild games already this week and should be an exciting Saturday with every team in […]
Nuss says revenues from court fees have fallen short of expectations, squeezing the judicial branch's budget.
Sedgwick County rejects State grant to address obesity. Commissioners: obesity not the fault of government or society.
The restaurant was evacuated because of heavy smoke, but no one is hurt and the damage is minimal.
The White House says Obama will touch down at Forbes Field Wednesday evening.
The twin engine plane was carrying freight when it crashed in Sherman County.
A proposal by President Obama to college students would repeal a program Congresswoman Lynn Jenkins seeks to expand.
Listen to the entire interview with Senator Pat Roberts on the SOTU.
Police say the man ran away after both children began to scream.
Jenkins called the speech a 'missed opportunity'.
Today will be partly cloudy and a little cooler with highs topping out in the mid to upper 40s. Under […]
A state Senate panel hears testimony this week both for and against a medical marijuana bill.
After suffering a tough league loss last week, the Shawnee Heights Lady T-Birds were looking to get back in the […]
Monte Morris hit a floater with 37 seconds left and No. 9 Iowa State held off Kansas State 77-71 on […]
After their performances last week, Seaman senior forward Tatyana Legette and Topeka High senior wrestler Tavarous Givens are our Wendy’s high school athletes […]
Governor Brownback's plan to use public pension money to help shore up a budget shortfall would increase long term costs.
Andrew Davey was buying electronic devices on the city's dime and giving them to his family and friends.
Debate over middle-class economics could be critical in 2016.
“Horses can change children.” Al Davis of Manhattan proudly quoted his grandpa’s philosophy from nearly four decades ago on the […]
The program is offered to those with disabilities, the elderly, or families with children who meet income eligibility standards.
Thousands of University of Kansas student have received tickets to see Obama speak on campus this week.
Single-game tickets for the Kansas City Royals 2015 season go on sale exclusively online at www.royals.com on Friday, February 27 […]
More than 48,000 household used the program last year, with an average benefit of $522.
Some 9,000 people are expected to filter through the courthouse in suburban Denver.
Authorities say there were no injuries.
A law expert thinks the U.S. Supreme Court's decision to rule on gay marriage will settle the issue in Kansas, although the state could fight implementation.
Person hospitalized after crashing into a pole.
Clouds will gradually decrease from midday on today as temperatures warm back into the lower to mid 50s. Under mostly […]
LAWRENCE, Kan. — Kelly Oubre Jr. began the season on the bench. Cliff Alexander is still there at the start […]
The halfway point of the high school basketball is finally here. And to view the mid-season tournaments, check them out […]
There's bipartisan support for legislation requiring Kansas law enforcement officers to have body cameras, although there are questions about the costs.
Senator Ty Masterson is among the conservative state lawmakers defending income tax cuts which led to reduced revenues for Kansas.
Saturday’s Results Kansas State 63 Baylor 61TCU 62 Texas Tech 42Texas 77 West Virginia 50Oklahoma 82 Oklahoma State 65Iowa State […]
The 47th annual Commemorative Service is underway at the slain civil rights icon's spiritual home.
Following multiple matchups against top 25 opponents, Oklahoma’s Buddy Hield and Kelly Oubre, Jr. of Kansas are the latest recipients […]
Kansas Geological Survey said the link is with the waste disposal, not with the extraction process itself.
There is an art exhibition, volunteer fair, Living the Dream student recognition ceremony, and ranger-led activities.
EU foreign ministers are meeting in Brussels, and the Arab League Secretary General will be attending.
The shot came from a weapon fired by a boy under 10 years of age.
On Sunday, stars of the movie "Selma'' and hundreds of other people marched to the bridge.
Food, shelter and medical costs were up; motor fuel prices dropped.
Governor Brownback's issued an order intending to reallocate responsibilities for licensing foster care homes and determining Medicaid eligibility.
It will be a mild start to relatively quiet week today as high temperatures warm back into the upper 50s […]
Have you got HEART? Got COURAGE? Then Peace, Love, PLUNGE! It's the Polar Bear Plunge on February 7th at Lake Shawnee Swim Beach!
For Russell Wilson’s Seattle Seahawks to become the first team in a decade to win consecutive Super Bowls, they’ll have […]
Icy road conditions caused fatalities in the northeastern part of the U.S. on Sunday.
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.
The bills would allow some patients with chronic illnesses to legally obtain and use marijuana.
Ignoring the juiced building and a double-digit lead late in the game, Wayne Selden, Jr. pulled up for a crucial […]
The Ichabods gave up an 11-0 run early in the second half and never recovered in a 60-40 loss Saturday […]
Washburn University hosted a Zumbathon to raise money for the wife and two sons of fallen Topeka Police Cpl. Jason Harwood.
The Saline County Sheriff's Office says the man was 65-year-old Robert Lloyd Basye.
A group of real estate agents meeting in Ann Arbor surprised the man with the tip for delivering one pizza Thursday.
In Kansas, many state services for same-sex couples are still blocked by the state government.
MANHATTAN, Kan. — Nino Williams had 18 points to lead a big second-half rally, and Kansas State forced Kenny Chery […]
On Saturday morning, police treated Tanica Peoples, 36, in the 2800 block of SE Highland Court for minor injuries.
Fewer than 5 percent of freshmen fell short of state-established academic benchmarks last year.
Police say unless they surrender, the "outcome is not going to be good.''
Leawood Sen. Jeff Melcher says the tax increases would drive shoppers across the border to Missouri.
Police identified the victim as 49-year-old James Reeder.
Girls The Hayden Lady Wildcats pounced all over the Topeka High Trojans and cruised to an 85-49 victory. Hayden opened […]
AREA GIRLS BASKETBALL Hayden 85, Topeka High 49 Seaman 62, Shawnee Heights 39 Emporia 60, Topeka West 29 Manhattan 57, […]
Some conservative Republican Kansas lawmakers aren't thrilled with Governor Brownback's plan to back away from upcoming tax cuts.
Brownback also wants to lengthen the schedule for closing a funding gap to lower annual costs tied to pensions.
Brownback plans to divert $151 million from highway projects to general government programs in the current budget.
The justices said Friday they will review an appellate ruling that upheld bans on same-sex unions in four states.
STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) Penn State is getting back 112 football team wins that were vacated two years ago in […]
KANSAS CITY, MO (January 16, 2015) — The Kansas City Royals announced today that the club has agreed to terms […]
Brownback's plan nearly triples state's cigarette tax and raises state's tax on alcoholic beverages by four percent.
The document lists several points where the petitioner and his lawyer say the Shawnee County District Court erred.
Monetary awards help victims pay expenses resulting from crimes.
Brownback's proposals would keep state's aid for public schools at nearly $4.1 billion in current budget and for each of the next two fiscal years.
French President Francois Hollande says his country is "waging war'' against terrorism.
Dustin Walker, 30, was acquitted in 2011 of attempted second-degree murder.
Eric Alexander, 34, is suspected of stabbing Sheila Alexander, 54, and Jason Alexander, 28.
Today will be the nicest day we’ve seen in over a month as high temperatures find the range of the […]
Republican Gov. Sam Brownback says budget problems won't prevent Kansas from continuing to move toward eliminating its income taxes.
Dems accuse Brownback of misleading voters about the state's financial condition and label his tax-cutting policies a failure.
St. Joseph, Mo. —Jan. 15, 2014—The Board of Governors at Missouri Western State University has approved a contract amendment that […]
Justina Mosso, 19, was found dead in a Lawrence apartment on Nov. 9, 2014.
Several medical cannabis groups also lobbied state lawmakers on behalf of patients and caregivers.
Police warn the impostor is stopping drivers and asking to search their cars.
Two people are dead after a raid on a suspected terrorist cell.
Kansas Head Coach Bill Self met with members of the media ahead of Saturday’s game @ Iowa State. Tip-off is […]
Transformer possibly to blame for the blaze. No injuries reported.
Ward claims a vast majority of health providers in Kansas say it’s the right thing to do.
Traffic is being rerouted at K39 and 400 and K39 and 75.
Manager H.R. Cook says the money will also be used for acquiring events.
Police don't know what led up to the shooting, but say the suspect lived with the couple.
Last year's Oscars drew 43 million viewers, making it the most-watched entertainment telecast in a decade.
Those who signed up by Thursday receive coverage starting Feb. 1. The final open enrollment deadline is Feb. 15.
John Cornell says his son was a "momma's boy who never left the house.''
Pope Francis said: "If my good friend Dr. Gasparri says a curse word against my mother, he can expect a punch. It's normal."
Kansas Highway Patrol says three people escaped serious injuries.