Attorney General Loretta Lynch has announced a Justice Department investigation into the Baltimore police department.
Authorities have identified human remains found this past week in central Wyoming as a Kansas man who disappeared six years ago.
A top Kansas education official has testified in court about how the state trimmed aid to public schools by nearly $54 million under a new l…
More highly educated women having kids According to analysis by the Pew Research Center, significantly more women with postgraduate educatio…
Officials say the incremental boost will likely mean heightened vigilance and more random bag or vehicle checks.
The Topeka Rescue Mission held a groundbreaking event Friday morning for the Children’s Palace.
Busloads of police officers converged under heavy security Friday for the funeral of a young New York City police officer who was killed on …
The meetings are an opportunity for the public to weigh in on their priorities for next year’s budget in advance of council decisions.
If you’re tired of keeping up with the Kardashians, now you can block them.
Make sure you pick the right flowers for Mother’s Day.
Emma and Noah were the most popular American baby names in 2014.
An Arkansas veterinarian has kept a dog from going out with a bang after the animal ate 23 live rifle rounds.
Money from the auction of the desk and set of “The Colbert Report” will help thousands of school kids in comedian Stephen Colbert’s native S…
Police say a man serving a sentence at Ellsworth Correctional Facility for attempted murder tried to escape Thursday while being treated at …
This summer’s renovations include a solar panel project, expanded parking and emergency generators.
The Art Institutes International-Kansas City has laid off a dozen employees due to the closing of its Lenexa campus.
The University of Kansas will delay a campus wide ban on tobacco for a year, until July 2016.
Blue Bell continued to have presumptive positive listeria results in the Oklahoma plant even after the daily cleaning and sanitizing treatme…
But don’t throw away those pencils yet.
A flight from Fort Lauderdale, Florida, to New York had to make an emergency landing after smoke filled the cabin.
More storms with rain, hail and tornadoes are also forecast in eastern Nebraska, while people living in the state’s west might have to dust …
U.S. employers added 223,000 jobs in April, a solid gain that suggests the economy may be recovering after stumbling at the start of the yea…
New Orleans police say an alligator crossing Interstate 10 caused a fatal two-vehicle crash.
The Kansas House has passed a bill that would define fantasy sports as a legal activity.
Four severe weather stations at the Topeka Zoo helps keep visitors safe.
Study finds Shawnee County has high obesity rates and is below the national average for life expectancy.
Volunteers help fill a thousand sacks to fight childhood hunger in Topeka.
Local shops afraid that business will slow down because of the parks closure.
Older drivers in Kansas may be forced to take a DMV re-examination based on factors that include the driver’s physical or mental condition o…
Jake Bazan from Junction City High School is our Kaw Valley Bank Scholar Athlete of the Week, sponsored by Gage Dental Group.
Rain halted action at the MIAA baseball tournament in Kansas City for the Emporia State Hornets.
The Kansas City Royals endured a two-hour rain delay to beat the Cleveland Indians on Thursday afternoon.
Lawmakers come up with about $80M to offset $422M deficit.
Driver arrested at the scene of the accident.
Tornado aftermath to Scandia community.
The green energy mandate has gained first-round approval in the House.
Measure would also allow the limited use of medical marijuana and study the use of industrial hemp.
Washburn baseball jumped ahead early but allowed 7-unanswered runs to the MIAA’s top seed.