Two men are facing drug trafficking charges after members of the Jackson County Drug Task Force found 22 pounds of methamphetamine hidden in…
A Kansas nursing home has been fined more than $185,000 by federal authorities amid allegations that residents were suffering from neglect a…
It’s a remarkable rescue caught on video that has been watched across the country.
President Barack Obama and Sept. 11 survivors, rescuers and victims’ relatives are expected to mark the opening of the 9/11 museum.
Veterans Affairs Secretary Eric Shinseki says he is angry and saddened by allegations of treatment delays and preventable deaths at a Phoeni…
At least a half-dozen wildfires scorched San Diego County on Wednesday, forcing thousands to flee burning homes and prompting the closures o…
Firefighters gained ground overnight on a string of major San Diego area wildfires.
Thrill seekers will have to wait a little longer to try out the world’s tallest water slide.
Pet cat comes to the rescue when a four year old is viciously attacked by a dog.
A Kansas high school student is accused of leaving a note claiming bombs had been placed at two schools, but police have determined there wa…
Segregation is making a comeback in U.S. schools.
On May 17, 1954, the Supreme Court ruled unanimously that racial segregation of public schools violated the equal protection guarantees of t…
The death of a 70-year-old man whose body was found in a south Kansas City backyard swimming pool has been ruled a homicide.
The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office has cancelled a Silver Alert for a Lecompton resident.
The executive director of a zoo in upstate New York has been named to lead the Hutchinson Zoo.
A retiring professor and administrator at Pittsburg State University has been honored by the Kansas Board of Regents.
The Pentagon is trying to transfer convicted national security leaker Pvt. Chelsea Manning to a civilian prison where she can get treatment …
He was a dedicated service dog, but an accident has now left him with special needs of his own.
Gov. Brownback has signed legislation phasing out the fees paid by Kansas lenders to counties to register home mortgages.
Virginia teen kicked out of “home-school” prom after being told her dress caused “impure thoughts” among chaperoning fathers.
Arizona mother and daughter receive their diplomas on the same day.
Six-year-old Missouri girl run over by lawn mower saved with miraculous surgery.
Police in Hutchinson are looking for a man who burglarized 19 downtown businesses during an overnight crime spree.
Construction worker uses golf club to save ducklings stuck in storm drain.