Authorities say a man known for visiting hospitalized children dressed as Batman died in a crash on a western Maryland highway.
Jury selection is set to begin in the trial of an avowed white supremacist who has admitted that he killed three people outside of Jewish si…
Wichita State president John Bardo says the university has to change its culture from maintaining stability to enrollment and growth.
Topeka officials plan to consider banning electronic cigarettes in enclosed public places.
Washburn University law professor Joseph Mastrosimone says the policy may conflict with Kansas’ whistleblower protection law.
Witnesses said they were standing outside the funeral parlor when at least one person began shooting at the group.
The Kansas City woman with six children who was helped by an officer when she was shoplifting diapers has been jailed on a federal drug char…
Tracking a strong cold front that will spark some severe storms this afternoon.
Kendrys Morales had an RBI single with two outs in the 10th inning to lift the Kansas City Royals to a 4-3 victory over the Los Angeles Ange…
Despite racing coming back to Heartland Park, there is still some uncertainty over the track’s future.
Given a third straight chance to finally win a major, Jason Day promised a fight to the finish in the PGA Championship.
Christen Press scored three goals Sunday to power the United States to an 8-0 exhibition romp over Costa Rica in its first game since winnin…
The 18-day manhunt ended when two deputies opened fire on a man who pulled out a handgun during a confrontation on a rural road.
Although the company website says Stand Firm Designs is “composed of retired contractors,” two former inmates said they produced some of the…
Researchers from Kansas, Michigan and Nebraska are modifying an oilseed for use as a potential diesel replacement.
When Larry Plaggerman was 59, he ran the Boston Marathon. Twenty years later, the Salina man has difficulty even walking short distances.
Police responding to a 911 call at about 3 a.m. found 33-year-old Edena Hines lying on the street with multiple stab wounds to the chest.
Palmer was flawless in a brief appearance, Daniel threw for three touchdowns and the Chiefs beat the Cardinals 34-19 on Saturday night.
It will be located in the former temporary building set up by Mercy Hospital Joplin following the 2011 tornado.
The Missouri House is working on new intern rules aimed at preventing sexual harassment after recent scandals led two legislators to resign.
Julian Bond, a leading figure from the 1960s civil rights movement who served as chairman of the NAACP after a long career in politics, died…
A Kansas woman faces an upgraded charge in the stabbing death of a man whose body was dumped in a river in northwest Missouri.
A Nevada sheriff’s deputy was killed early Saturday after a man opened fire on law enforcement officers responding to a domestic violence ca…
Crews weren’t able to get to the man until after the flames were put out.
Several people had mailboxes thrown through their car windows and one had some of their lawn art thrown through car windows.
An Indonesian airliner went missing after losing contact with ground control during a short flight in bad weather in the mountainous provinc…
Many were in tears as Vice President Biden stepped down from the podium.
Characters from some of the biggest movies including “Star Wars,” ”Toy Story,” and “Avatar” are coming to Disney theme parks.
Paulo Nagamura scored two late goals to give Sporting Kansas City a 4-3 victory over the Vancouver Whitecaps FC on Saturday night.
A Facebook exchange took a turn for the worse Saturday afternoon in Topeka, after three men were robbed at gun point.
Jen Welter walked from the sideline and shook hands with the line judge for the night’s game between the Cardinals and Kansas City Chiefs.
Jarrod Dyson celebrated his 31st birthday with three hits and three RBIs, and Ben Zobrist reached base four times, including three walks. Ka…
The details matter in a first impression. But things like handshakes, eye contact and standing confidently aren’t often taught in schools.
Mike Sweeney was once told by one of his own coaches he had “zero percent” chance of making the Kansas City Royals out of spring training an…
Oklahoma authorities say a man wanted in the shooting and wounding of his wife in northwest Oklahoma has been arrested.
At least 13 percent of Kansas’ 286 school districts are expected to ask top state officials for more money to address their budget problems.
The campaign, which was announced at a news conference Friday, will urge businesses to report new hires for collection purposes.
Former Tennessee Titan Tim Shaw, 31, says his disease has allowed him to discover who he really is.