The district attorney says the investigation is complex and involves many agencies.
Sheriff Greg Riat says Andrew J. Brown of Wamego was pronounced dead at a hospital early Wednesday.
The bill sought by Secretary of State Kris Kobach was given final approval Thursday and now goes to the Senate.
The Kansas Jayhawks are coming off a loss to the Wildcats but are still in great shape to take home […]
The bill would make it unlikely an offender would face prison time until their third marijuana conviction.
The biggest factor was the drop in motor fuel prices.
Emwazi has been identified as the masked militant shown in beheading videos.
French bulldogs sauntered into the top 10 for the first time in nearly a century.
The bill was requested by Kris Kobach, who tried to prevent Chad Taylor's withdrawal from the U.S. Senate race.
It is going to be a breezy and cold day today with high temperatures only reaching the upper teens and […]
Gunshot victim was found at 944 SW Kent Place about 10 Wednesday night.
The Kansas Senate's approved a bill making teachers criminally liable for showing harmful material to students.
Kansas lawmakers are on the clock to consider legislation before a cut-off point.
The Governor has new a operative with deep conservative credentials.
Topeka's Zoo black bear, 'Peek', brought a community together in an effort to save her legs and life.
The Kansas Senate votes against stricter medicaid control for mental health drugs.
Three games are left in the Big 12 regular season and the champion can be one of three different teams. […]
Kansas lawmakers have given early approval to doing away with concealed gun permits.
The owners of the strip club aboard the 94 ft. "Wild Alaskan", have been indicted by a federal grand jury on three separate counts.
The bill was designed to boost benefits for retirees to help them deal with increases in the cost of living.
Tara Dimick and her guests will take a look into the business world of Topeka, Kansas, from this Sunday.
They say one man was arrested at John F. Kennedy International Airport in New York, one in Brooklyn and one in Florida.
Program manager says the aircraft would be used for such things as researching drought stress and bug infestation.
KANSAS CITY, MO (February 25, 2015) — The Kansas City Royals have announced that First Baseman Mike Sweeney has been […]
After their performances last week, Hayden senior swimmer John-Martin Schmidt and Shawnee Heights senior bowler Jenni Pheigaru are our Wendy’s high school athletes […]
Kansas Missing and Unsolved announced Wednesday morning Briahna Portenier was located and is safe.
Monday's fire killed 21-month-old Sawyer White, who was trapped in the basement of a family home in Belleville.
Eddie Ray Routh's attorneys argued he was experiencing a psychotic episode at the time of the shootings.
Track operator will be required to pay for commerce park development, garages and high-end facilities and a new banquet facility.
Rep. Peggy Mast proposed the action as part of the state's response to a multimillion dollar budget shortfall.
Victim's sister believes someone's been helping the man who murdered her brother.
As a cold front approaches Kansas this afternoon clouds will gradually increase across northeast Kansas followed by a chance for […]
The airline says it's canceled 90 flights so far.
State legislative committees scramble as deadlines approach.
The Kansas Senate could approve a bill to give Medicaid more control over mental health drugs.
An officer in Lawrence is arrested, charged with domestic violence and suspended.
Area Boys Basketball Shawnee Heights 57, Topeka High 34Hayden 54, Topeka West 47Highland Park 47, Washburn Rural 44Seaman 67, Emporia […]
Friday night’s game between Shawnee Heights and Topeka High could truly be called the battle of the titans. Shawnee Heights […]
A bill passed by the Kansas Senate makes teachers criminally liable for showing students harmful material.
The state Senate's given early approval to allow Secretary of State Kris Kobach to prosecute voter fraud cases.
Oxnard police say the truck became fully engulfed in flames, and a number of people are injured.
The Revenue Department estimates that nearly 281,000 business owners were helped, along with the farmers, whose numbers weren't estimated previously.
Registered drug offender, Dejuan L. Knight, has not informed the Topeka police of his whereabouts.
The cop was arrested after investigators interviewed his domestic partner.
An attorney says the ruling overturns a 25-year precedent allowing military personnel to be convicted of aggravated assault for transmitting HIV.
Washburn’s David Gauntt has been named the MIAA/AstroTurf Hitter of the Week with Missouri Western’s Richard Peoples being named Pitcher […]
It's the third veto of Obama's presidency.
The Kansas State Wildcats were victorious on Monday night when they defeated in-state rival Kansas 70-63. Kansas State fans rushed […]
The dispute centers on a 1943 compact allocating 49 percent of the river's water to Nebraska, 40 percent to Kansas and 11 percent to Colorado.
Samuel Vonachen told authorities people are "awful'' and he set the fire to send his family a message.
23-year-old Derek Butters is a two-year veteran of the Ottawa Police Department.
Topeka police say a car was stolen at gunpoint Monday morning.
It will be sunny and warmer today with temperatures warming into the mid 40s this afternoon. Under partly cloudy skies […]
Lawmakers are looking at a measure to eliminate Common Core standards in Kansas schools.
A proposal to make investigation of government agencies over redacted public material easier is backed by the Kansas AG.
The state Senate's looking at a measure to allow carry of concealed weapons without a permit.
Nigel Johnson scored a career-high 20 points, Nino Williams hit a clinching jumper in the final minute and Kansas State […]
There are just two games left in the high school basketball regular season. Although teams are somewhat focusing on Sub-State, […]
The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces has ruled there's no proof that airman David Gutierrez's acts were likely to transmit HIV at swinger parties.
Two bills before the Kansas Legislature would allow hemp to be grown for research purposes and cannabis products would become […]
Kansas lawmakers have advanced a measure allowing grocery and convenience stores to sell full strength beer.
The New Vintage Big Band played Sunday with standing room only at the Ramada Topeka Downtown.
Overall federal drug trafficking cases dropped by 6 percent in FY 2014.
Legal experts say it's likely the request will eventually go before the 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals.
Saturday’s Results: Baylor 69 Kansas State 42Kansas 81 TCU 72Oklahoma 79 Texas Tech 75 (OT)West Virginia 73 Oklahoma State 63Iowa […]
Construction of the $1.5 million center is being funded by the Kansas Department of Transportation.
Judge Mark Braun was in court when attorney David McDonald was punched.
35 year old Ronald Stump was not wearing a seatbelt and died in the crash.
Topeka Police continue to investigate after Sunday's accident on South Topeka Boulevard.
We will see variable cloudiness today as temperatures struggle to get back into the mid and upper 20s. Under mostly […]
For two weeks, Monday – Friday (Feb. 23-Mar. 6) during the Sports Talk with Jake Lebahn, Pat Strathman and Alex […]
"Birdman" also won best director, best original screenplay and best cinematography.
Fred VanVleet scored 18 of his 22 points in the first half to lead No. 13 Wichita State to a […]
Joey Logano, the driver who seemed washed up at 22 years old, has won his first career Daytona 500. Logano took […]
25-year-old Edward "E.J." Parker was sentenced after pleading no contest in January to attempted second-degree murder.
Levolia R. Kelso faces charges of second-degree murder and armed criminal action in the death of 19-year-old Mikelle A. Green.
Inge received this Oscar in 1961 for best original screenplay for "Splendor in the Grass,'' a story of sexual repression.
The fire department says an adult and a child were taken to a hospital for possible smoke inhalation injuries.
Opponents have suggested a rarer species like the Topeka shiner be considered. Some say the catfish is a "second-class" species.
Kansas lawmakers want to boost their campaign contribution limits to keep pace with a boom in outside election ads. The […]
The agreement restores normal operations at 29 Pacific ports.
The recall affects some Range Rovers from 2013-15 and Range Rover Sports from 2014-15.
A 19-0 start by No. 13-ranked Emporia State was too much to overcome as the Washburn Ichabod women’s basketball team […]
The system test how well detection systems of deadly biological agents such as anthrax, ricin and plague do their job.
Bill Self Perry Ellis LAWRENCE, Kan. — Perry Ellis scored 23 points, Devonte’ Graham added a career-high 20 and […]
Browynn Birdsong underwent two major surgeries and several treatments, but the tumor was too aggressive.
The cause of the fire is under investigation.
The robbers demanded money. No one was hurt.
No. 20/20 Baylor used a balanced scoring effort led by junior Rico Gathers’ double-double to post a 69-42 win over […]
The measure would direct the department to grow and study hemp plants in conjunction with a state university.
The metallic beige DTS sedan has just 20,310 miles and has Buffett's autograph on the dashboard.
Kansas Juvenile Correctional Complex offenders can earn credit through Washburn Institute of Technology.
Lawrence Browning was known by neighborhood kids as "cookie man" because he often gave them treats when they visited.
Groceries stores now only sell weaker beer known as cereal malt beverage. Just liquor stores can sell full-strength beer, wine and liquor.
Last week, the dog burst out of a patrol car and bit a Dunkin' Donuts worker in the calf.
The bill would allow individual teachers to negotiate outside of the normal collective bargaining structure.
Area Boys Basketball Shawnee Heights 60, Washburn Rural 53Seaman 64, Highland Park 54Topeka High 65, Topeka West 61Manhattan 56, Hayden […]
Back in December, Washburn Rural lost a lead and a victory versus Shawnee Heights. The Lady Junior Blues made sure […]
A House panel's passed a measure allowing teachers who don't pay union dues to negotiate their own contracts with school districts.
Match that ‘just right’ horse with proven one of the very best college-age cowgirls in the world, and it’s a […]