A Kansas House committee has rejected a proposed ban on using multistate Common Core academic standards in the state’s public schools.
Testimony ended Thursday in a lawsuit challenging Nebraska’s law requiring picketers to stay at least 500 feet from funerals.
A solar eclipse darkened parts of Europe on Friday in a rare solar event that won’t be repeated for more than a decade.
A Shawnee County judge has deviated from a plea agreement in sentencing a man for killing two women and wounding a third in 2003 in Topeka.
Northern Iowa won for the 20th time in the past 21 games.
A Kansas City, Missouri, man has ordered to spend 18 years in prison for pummeling his blind former girlfriend with a hammer.
Potatoes that won’t bruise and apples that won’t brown are a step closer to grocery store aisles.
A preliminary hearing will be April 10 for the man charged with killing a 6-year-old girl in Branson.
Brian Vickers has been sidelined again by blood clots that prevent him from safely driving a race car.
A former loan officer in Hutchinson will have to pay more than $20,000 in restitution for stealing customer information to use at a new job …
A Kansas man was sentenced to serve more than 10 years in prison for killing a pest exterminator.
The Browns have signed free-agent wide receiver Dwayne Bowe, a legitimate down-the-field target to help their passing game.
He’s being held on six counts of burglary and theft with a bond of $50,000.
TJ Maxx is pulling a particular t-shirt from its stores and offering up a big apology after a picture of the shirt went viral online.
Authorities say an Ohio mother accused of decapitating her 3-month-old baby has been released from a hospital and is scheduled to appear in …
A visit that comes as relations between the Obama administration and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu have reached a new low.
Debate over when a fetus can legally be considered a human being.
Al-Masirah TV raised the death toll on Friday hours after the attacks, making it the deadliest violence to hit the fragile war-torn country.
School districts suing Kansas over education funding are asking the Kansas Supreme Court to keep their entire lawsuit before a lower court.
A judge has sentenced a 21-year-old man to prison for his role in the 2013 death of an Arkansas man.
The state Senate approved the measure Thursday on a 30-8 vote.
Kansas universities would be required to publicize information on their graduates’ average salaries, student loan debt and employment under …
Was hospitalized after a 10-to-12-foot tiger shark bit his left forearm.
The winning ideas ranged from using career coaches to quicker training courses to mental health assistance.
So, which teams will benefit the most from Thursday’s upsets?