Rebels in eastern Ukraine shot down a government military helicopter Thursday amid heavy fighting around Slovyansk, killing at least 12 sold…
Navy veteran Ken Senft turned to the Department of Veterans Affairs for medical care in 2011 after his private insurance grew too costly.
Authorities say a pedestrian was injured when a circular saw blade at a New York City construction site came loose.
Two teenage sisters in rural India were raped and killed by attackers who hung their bodies from a mango tree.
President Barack Obama is a lover of games played on hard courts, grassy diamonds and in 10-yard increments.
Kansas Republicans are waiting to hear from former Congressman Todd Tiahrt about whether he intends to challenge GOP incumbent Mike Pompeo.
Forty-six of the nation’s best young spellers have taken the stage for the nerve-jangling semifinal rounds of the Scripps National Spelling …
A rush hour accident Thursday morning caused a traffic tie-up on Interstate 70 east of downtown Topeka.
An attorney for a federal election agency is seeking a court hearing this summer to determine whether the federal government has to follow K…
Police say a man arrested after rushing up and touching Brad Pitt on a Hollywood red carpet is a Ukrainian journalist with a history of gett…
An 89-year-old Washington state storekeeper says she swatted at a sword-wielding robber with a golf club after he pushed her to the ground.
Hillshire Brands has another suitor.
Forty-one people in Philadelphia are facing charges in what prosecutors call an elaborate insurance fraud scheme that used dead deer to fake…
The Sedgwick County District Attorney says eight people have been charged after a crackdown on people who resell stolen merchandise.
Schmidt said that kits will be available at upcoming events in Wichita and Topeka.
The Kansas Department of Wildlife, Parks and Tourism said officers pulled 17 stranded boats off the reservoirs during the holiday weekend.
President Barack Obama faced renewed pressure to replace the Cabinet official overseeing Veterans Affairs.
The Douglas County Sheriff says the shooting of a man on Highway 59 south of Lawrence apparently was not a random act of violence.