Officials say a fire that raged through one Brooklyn apartment building and spread to another killed two people.
Online retailer Amazon has been a prime beneficiary of more consumers doing their holiday shopping online and procrastinating.
Are donating $1 million to Save the Children and the International Rescue Committee to support victims of the conflict in Syria.
The Joint Economic Development Organization’s board has approved a 2016 budget for the use of revenue from a countywide, half-cent sales tax…
The new hoax claims that by copy and pasting a post to your page and thanking Zuckerberg could put you in the running for $4.5 million.
The patties — cow poop mixed with hay and dried in the sun, made mainly by women in rural areas and used to fuel fires — have long been avai…
“Meadowlark was the most sensational, awesome, incredible basketball player I’ve ever seen.”
When they asked her why she took the food she said she was hungry and didn’t want to bring it outside of the store.
Fire officials in Kansas City, Missouri, are trying to sort out what sparked a house fire that killed a 67-year-old man in a wheelchair.
“I used to watch the news daily and I would grieve for other mothers, other family members, and now today I’m grieving myself.”
In June, during one of the best stretches of his presidency, Barack Obama strode through a West Wing hallway exclaiming: “Offense! Stay on o…
Government researchers warned 10 years ago that changes were needed in helicopter designs to prevent birds from crashing through windshields…
As firefighters mopped up the remains of a wildfire on the Southern California coast, authorities turned their focus to a new concern: a lan…
Experts are cautiously welcoming the results of the latest government study on childhood asthma.
“This is a huge impact on our community, and we’re all suffering.”
Died peacefully in his sleep, his son, Oscar-nominated sound man Jeff Wexler.
Officers will investigate only injury, hit & run and accidents with disabling vehicle damage.
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Investigators have reopened the Kansas case of a 1999 shooting death for which a man served more than 15 years before his brother confessed.
Heavy rain has pushed creeks and rivers out of their banks across Missouri, causing the deaths of at least six people.
Mother Teresa, the Albanian nun who dedicated her life to the poor, is set to become a saint next September.
For inmates and the sheriff’s deputies assigned to keep them in line, Christmas Day was similar to most at the Sedgwick County Jail.
A son planted 700 seedlings last year to keep his father’s tradition going, but this year Cedar Valley did not open for the first time since…
A man seeking asylum in the United States has reunited with his family in Wichita after spending 2.5 years in an Arizona detention facility.
Peyton Manning denied a report set to air on Al Jazeera that contends the Denver Broncos quarterback received human growth hormone through h…
Peyton Manning, his past and present teams, and the Guyer Institute are vehemently denying allegations that the star quarterback received st…
This is the first time that local bird-watching enthusiasts can remember them building a nest.
When Austin Osner made a Christmas wish recently in Ohio, he had no idea it would come true nearly 800 miles away in Wichita.
Tornadoes that swept through the Dallas area caused substantial damage and at least 11 people died either from the storm or related traffic …
The Kansas City Chiefs are headed back to the playoffs!
“Star Wars: The Force Awakens” has reached $1 billion at the box office, reaching the milestone with record-setting hyper speed.
A Topeka man convicted of killing a Topeka police officer, was found dead at a Kansas correctional facility on Christmas Eve.
An iron caused the accidental fire that killed a dog and caused $35,000 in damages. No people were injured.
Kids Night Out at the Kansas Expocentre was a completely free event for local kids from local organizations.
Normally, fans should not throw anything in the field of play during an athletic event, but this occasion was for a good cause.
A wind-whipped wildfire closed a major coastal highway in Southern California for several hours and forced dozens of homes to be evacuated.
Quintonio Legrier, a 19-year-old college student, and Bettie Jones, a 55-year-old mother of five who was Legrier’s neighbor, later died at h…
A man who pushed a woman out of the driver’s side of her vehicle during a gunpoint carjacking has been ordered to spend a quarter century in…