A Dallas police officer, who did not want to be identified, takes a moment as she guards an intersection in the early morning after a shooting in downtown Dallas, Friday, July 8, 2016. At least two snipers opened fire on police officers during protests in Dallas on Thursday night; some of the officers were killed, police said. (AP Photo/LM Otero)

5 Dallas officers slain, deadliest day for police since 9/11

The shooting began about 8:45 p.m. Thursday while hundreds of people were gathered to protest the killings in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, and su…

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Kansas 1 of 10 states suing over restrooms transgender students can use


Ten states are suing the federal government over rules requiring public schools to allow transgender students to use restrooms and locker ro…

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Decline in number of concealed carry applications in Kansas

The state attorney general says there was a recent “steep decline” in Kansas in the number of applications for concealed carry permits.