The City Council in Wichita has approved a new hotel tax to finance efforts to promote tourism and attract large events.
Wal-Mart plans to start buying used video games from shoppers at stores in a move that goes after the bread-and-butter business of GameStop.
Organizers of the fast-food protests for higher wages on Tuesday shifted their attention to another issue affecting workers: practices they …
Federal investigators say a gas main leak has been discovered near the site of last week’s deadly New York City building explosion.
They were heroes who didn’t get their due.
A new airline has been chosen to provide commercial service from the central Kansas community of Great Bend.
A group backing Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback has launched a TV ad noting the state’s relatively low unemployment.
Some of the nation’s best cancer hospitals have been left out by insurers selling coverage under President Barack Obama’s health care law.
A White City, Kansas man has been arrested on charges including incest in a case out of Georgia.
Kansas State hired Jeff Mittie as the head coach of the women’s basketball program.
The Topeka roadrunners have announced that Peter Halash’s jersey, #21, will be officially retired.
How Kansas lawmakers respond to a recent court decision on school funding will determine whether the courts step in again to correct a gap i…
A news helicopter crashed into the street and exploded into flames Tuesday near Seattle’s Space Needle, killing two people on board.
Just as March Madness sweeps the nation for college basketball fans, the White House is making an extra push to increase health care enrollm…
A Seattle TV station has identified the two people killed in a news helicopter crash near the Space Needle.
Two people were killed when a news helicopter for KOMO-TV crashed Tuesday morning outside its station near the Seattle Space Needle.
The mid-February kidnapping death of a 10-year-old Springfield girl has led to calls to changes Missouri’s Amber Alert system.
For all but one of the 26 years Tonganoxie has had a St. Patrick’s parade, someone has painted a green stripe along the downtown street wher…
There’s a new program to get kids excited about reading.
A dismal graduation rate has prompted the Lawrence School District to take over a virtual school, and its future could be in jeopardy if its…
A date has been set to hear public comments concerning wages for Shawnee County workers represented by the “Teamsters Union.”
The parents of a 10-year-old southwest Missouri girl who was kidnapped and killed last month are suing the man accused of murdering their da…