Holder, for his part, said he was proud of what the department had accomplished but said that work remains to be done.
The American Petroleum Institute said the standards were crafted in cooperation with regulators and the rail industry.
Officers responding to the call of a suspicious package found something surprising inside.
A Kansas chemical company has been fined $1.5 million after pleading guilty to storing hazardous waste without a permit required by federal …
He will be given credit for time he served in the county jail before his sentencing
Ford Motor Co. said Thursday that it’s adding 1,200 workers and another shift to a Missouri plant that makes its new Transit van.
Chiefs coach Andy Reid could have quite the pleasant problem come Monday night.
The leaders of the hardest-hit nations also appealed for more help, with the president of Sierra Leone calling the Ebola virus “worse than t…
The cause of the fire is still under investigation.
Montana officials are working on a plan to deal with a truckload of rotten chicken left behind at a truck stop.
Bond has been set at $1 million for a man who police say was running around bloodied, naked and screaming outside the Topeka home where his …
A Canadian man has been charged after border agents found more than 50 turtles strapped to his body and hidden between his legs.
Former Alaska governor Sarah Palin is calling for Republican Party to unify now that the primary is over.
The third American aid worker who contracted Ebola in Africa was released Thursday from a Nebraska hospital.
A U.S. district judge has ruled that a lawsuit over the status of a threatened chicken species will stay in Tulsa instead of moving to Washi…
A man charged with abducting a missing University of Virginia sophomore has been captured in Texas and is awaiting extradition — but there i…
The video was released by a public relations agency Thursday.
Sarah Palin joins U.S. Sen. Pat Roberts for a pancake breakfast in Independence.
Budget Director Shawn Sullivan said Thursday the savings are in addition to efforts by seven major state agencies to review programs to find…
Emergency crews are on the scene after two trains collided head-on and derailed in central Kansas.
The state of Kansas is set to auction off “adult toys” and other items seized from a chain of adult stores to pay off tax debt.
The White House said Holder plans to remain at the Justice Department until his successor is in place.
Causing at least one small farmer in south-central Kansas to go out of business.
Donations of new teddy bears will be accepted for child victims.
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration is investigating the death of an employee at a Pittsburg plant.