A 3-year-old Maui boy has officially joined the ranks of the New York City Fire Department.
President Barack Obama is giving his final commencement speech to U.S. Air Force Academy graduates who are coming of age.
Some teenagers in Brown County have been receiving letters in the mail regarding a job opportunity for them.
The Kansas City Royals completed their fourth perfect homestand (of at least six games) in franchise history on Wednesday night.
The Pittsburgh Penguins have taken a 2-0 lead in their best-of-seven series against the San Jose Sharks.
A settlement has been reached in a former Jackson County inmate’s lawsuit accusing county employees of cruel and unusual punishment.
A Missouri woman who posted nude photos of a 15-year-old girl on Facebook has been sentenced to a year in federal prison.
An Idaho man will spend about four months in jail for taking his pregnant 14-year-old daughter to Missouri and having her marry a 24-year-ol…
The Federal Reserve said the economy grew at a modest pace from April to mid-May, leading to tightening labor markets and higher wages.
On Wednesday night, former Emporia State quarterback Brent Wilson won the league’s Ken B. Jones award.
On Wednesday afternoon, the Shawnee County Baseball Hall of Fame Class of 2016 was announced.
The Missouri River is slowly resuming its role as a transportation corridor for commodities.
In the minutes after a fatal shooting at a UCLA engineering building, panicked students tried to secure doors they said did not lock.
The killing of a 400-pound gorilla to save a little boy who had slipped into its enclosure at the Cincinnati Zoo has triggered outrage…
A French ship searching the Mediterranean detected black box signals from a missing EgyptAir flight in the waters between Crete and the Egyp…
Leaders of the Legislature’s GOP supermajorities considered whether to debate a school finance bill, but backed off after there was no conse…
General Mills says the 10 million pounds of its flour recalled over a possible link to an E. coli outbreak was largely produced at the KCMO …
Kansas lawmakers ended the regular legislative period today but it’s looking like their work is far from over.