Photos: Earth Day 2014

People across the globe hold events to celebrate the Earth’s environment and spread awareness on how to conserve its natural resources on Ea…

Prescribed burn of Burnett’s Mound

The Shawnee County Parks Department with the Assistance of the Topeka Fire Department will be conducting a prescribed burn of Burnett’s Moun…

Photos: First Earth Day in 1970

Clean ups, protests, and gatherings were held across the country for the first Earth Day observance in 1970.

Bieber seeks delay in Fla. DUI trial

Justin Bieber is seeking a delay in his trial currently scheduled to begin next month on Florida charges of driving under the influence, res…

Kansas elder abuse measure becomes law

Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt says elderly residents will have new protections against fraud and financial abuse under a new state l…