The bill would boost the cigarette tax to $2.29 a pack from 79 cents and raise the tax on alcoholic beverages to 12 percent from 8 percent.
After snapping a 29-year playoff drought with a trip to the World Series, the Royals wanted to keep right on playing.
NASCAR Sprint Cup schedule
Kansas would change its workers’ compensation law back to older guidelines under a bill being discussed by the Legislature.
Fire officials say a worker cleaning the fire pit at the Gates Bar-B-Q in Independence accidentally started a blaze at the restaurant.
On Sunday, the Daytona 500 qualifying session was done in knockout rounds for the first time in 57 years.
Bus passengers are seen scattering as the shots hit the vehicle.
The White House says President Barack Obama has chosen Secret Service Acting Director Joe Clancy to fill the position permanently.
All teen comedies owe some debt to John Hughes and Amy Heckerling.
A 91-year-old Ohio man who said he killed his ailing wife to end her suffering has been released from prison early after serving six months.
A university student has been arrested on suspicion of stabbing and wounding his roommate in their dormitory on a Northern California campus…
Associated Press photos of the animals featured at the 2015 edition of the iconic dog show.
The lawsuit claims UPS shipped unstamped cigarettes from at least six unlicensed vendors on Indian reservations.
Despite bone-chilling temperatures, tourists are flocking to Niagara Falls.
Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach says more new businesses were formed in Kansas in 2014 than at any point since 2003.
The work will move to a Hallmark production center in Lawrence.
Wichita State officials say the school will not appeal an NCAA ruling that it must vacate its baseball wins in the 2012 and 2013 seasons.
Board votes to end the coaching contract of Wamego High School Girls Basketball coach
Police who traced two calls from the restaurant’s phone to his girlfriend.
SALEM, Ore. (AP) — Oregon’s incoming governor, Kate Brown, faces a monumental challenge as she takes the reins of a state government mired i…
In the trial of a former Marine accused of fatally shooting two men including the author of “American Sniper.”
Energy Star certification, a standard seal of approval for energy efficiency, has been expanded to include another major household appliance…
Is a former Kansas City, Missouri, police major.
Has agreed to forfeit her interest in the two hotels and funds derived from the crime.
Leading some to suggest even tougher requirements that industry representatives say would be prohibitively costly.