The Kansas Senate has approved a proposal from its top Democrat to decrease the state’s sales tax on food to 5.7 percent from 6.15 percent.
Forbes ranked and released its list of the “World’s Most Powerful Women” in 2015. Some have been on the list before. Others are new.
The nation’s obese population keeps going up and a new study maps the places where you’re likely to find the highest and lowest rates of obe…
Expect fewer hurricanes than normal coming from the Atlantic this year.
Rick Santorum, an aggressive advocate for conservative family values, will launch a second bid for president on Wednesday.
The state’s budget problems arose after lawmakers cut personal income taxes in 2012 and 2013 to stimulate the economy.
The owners of a Lawrence pet store are vowing to rebuild it following a fire that killed an undisclosed number of animals and injured dozens…
A Vermont woman has been bitten by a black widow spider her family says was hiding in a bag of grapes.
Westar Energy says it plans to buy energy from a new wind farm to be built in Pratt County.
A Texas woman was sentenced to five years in federal prison for defrauding a Kansas couple in an adoption scheme.
A baby has been placed in protective custody after Wichita police say two women were found passed out in a home.
Kansas City media outlets report a baby was born to a 27-year-old Western lowland gorilla named Makari on Memorial Day.
The manager of a suburban Chicago restaurant has been fired for allegedly barring the service dog of a veteran from the facility.
New wind farm will create 200 temporary construction jobs.
You can see the twister fly in from left to right.
A western Illinois couple recently celebrated the birth of their 100th grandchild.
An 11-year-old Northern California boy has earned three community college degrees at a time when most children are just finishing elementary…
FIFA, meanwhile, said Friday’s presidential election would go ahead as planned with Sepp Blatter going for a fifth term. Blatter was not nam…