Democratic Sen. Mazie Hirono of Hawaii and Republican Sen. Jerry Moran of Kansas co-sponsored the bill on Thursday.
A leader in the Prairie Band Potawatomi Nation in northeast Kansas has died in a traffic accident.
New federal statistics show Kansas’ gross domestic product grew slightly faster than the national average last year.
A 37-year-old suburban Kansas City man has been sentenced to three years for his role in the theft of a 6-foot bronze statute from outside a…
The U.S. Senate has voted to confirm Missouri arts leader Jane Chu as the next chairman of the National Endowment for the Arts.
The leader of the Newtown, Connecticut teachers’ union spoke at the dedication of the Memorial to Fallen Educators in Emporia Thursday.
A former leader of the state Board of Regents has been named director of the School of Public Affairs and Administration at the University o…
A priest shot and killed at a Roman Catholic church in downtown Phoenix has family from Maple Hill, Kan.
An Indiana man has been convicted on federal charges of using the Internet to attempt to sexually exploit a teenage girl in Lawrence.
A 65-year-old Lucas city worker died while installing a security light in the small northeastern Russell County town.
Dozens of Kansas judges have heard a presentation about how Germany’s judiciary aided the Nazis and the Holocaust before and during the Seco…
Recent rains across northeast Kansas have certainly helped our drought status but every county in the viewing area is still in a drought.
Sedgwick County is looking for homes for eight horses, one of many tasks the county faces as it closes a home for troubled boys by the end o…
Hundreds of bicyclists are making their away across the sunflower state this week.
Some law enforcement officers say a Kansas law against texting-and-driving is difficult to enforce because it is too vague.
A school bus carrying two adults and two students rolled over, causing minor injuries.
Olathe police are searching for those responsible for up to $10,000 in vandalism at Olathe East High School.
A south-central Kansas man has been charged with first-degree murder in the death last January of an infant.
Rush County authorities say winds that blew through LaCrosse were strong enough to knock over train cars sitting at a lumberyard.
Kansas Supreme Court Chief Justice Lawton Nuss will judge the upcoming state Cowboy Poetry Contest.
The Rossville Rattlers Summer Collegiate Baseball team will host a Brett Cowdin Memorial Night on Saturday June 14, 2014 at 7:00 PM.
The Association of Equipment Manufacturers is reporting that U.S. sales of farm combines plummeted last month.
An Illinois company described as a national leader in home delivery, assembly and repair services is moving to southeast Kansas.
Even before a judge’s scathing ruling against California’s teacher tenure policies, the once-sacred protections that make it harder to fire …
After two overwhelming votes in two days, members of Congress say they are confident they can agree on a bill to improve veterans’ health ca…