Kansas City Royals fans, their team and the city itself are getting a crash course on what playoff baseball is all about.
At least 41 dogs died and 52 survived in a weekend fire at a small home owned by a city councilman in a suburb of Las Vegas.
The former secretary-treasurer of a railroad union in Kansas has pleaded guilty to embezzling from the group.
The case of a missing University of Virginia student has turned up a lead in the 2009 disappearance and death of another young woman.
At least 23 people have died and 16 people have been seriously injured in crashes involving General Motors cars with defective ignition swit…
He remains jailed Monday on $1 million bond in the death of 22-year-old Lacie Atchison.
“Sleepy Hollow” was renewed after just three episodes last year, and star Tom Mison, who plays Ichabod Crane, calls the new season “the tric…
The rewards for surviving last winter’s punishing weather are tight supplies and drastic price increases for road salt across much of the U.…
Newton police say they are evacuating several downtown buildings after a suspicious device was found near a community corrections office.
A key contest in the fight for control of the Senate could turn on the outcome of an arcane legal argument Monday.
Application forms for the tuition program are nearly ready.
Condoms alone are the most common birth control choice among teens.
Authorities say the fire was set by a contract employee who also tried to commit suicide.
Some of Topeka’s most accomplished alumni were honored Sunday.
The move discourages journalists and civil rights groups from investigating the shooting and its aftermath.
A U.S. safety agency is looking into a consumer’s petition alleging that older Toyota Corollas can accelerate unexpectedly at low speeds and…
A man captured after authorities say he tried to flee a bank robbery in Denver doesn’t seem too upset about his arrest.
Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai was sworn in Monday as Afghanistan’s new president.
A Kansas man has died and two others in the vehicle have been hospitalized in Oklahoma wreck.
Kansas school districts report a higher pace of teachers retiring while the number of newly licensed teachers remains flat.
A judge has ruled that the suspect in the death of a man near Great Bend will go to trial in February.
The University of Kansas is hoping to attract more federal research funding from the U.S. Department of Defense.
U.S. Sen. Pat Roberts is bringing in another Republican to help bolster his troubled campaign for re-election.
The fire was reported early Monday at a home in Grandview.
Sedgwick County Zoo officials say they will house the third largest elephant exhibit in the country once a recently funded renovation is com…