The gunman who killed 49 patrons at a gay nightclub in Orlando was hit by at least eight bullets as he died in a shootout with a SWAT team, …
South Africa’s ruling party suffered its worst election setback since taking power at the end of apartheid a generation ago.
Helen Delich Bentley, a former Maryland congresswoman who was an expert on the maritime industry, died Saturday of brain cancer. She was 92.
Kansas City authorities are investigating after a woman’s body was found in an apartment where a fire had been reported.
Prosecutors say they won’t seek a second “Hard 50” sentence against a Wichita man convicted in a fatal 2009 stabbing.
Two female officers were attacked and wounded by a man wielding a machete and shouting “Allahu Akhbar” outside the main police station in Ch…
The Kansas National Guard has a new general in charge of its troops.
In its first game of pool play, Team USA came up with a huge 2-1 win over medal-winning favorite Argentina.
In the final light flyweight match of the day, Nico Hernandez defeated Italy’s Manuel Cappai by unanimous decision. He joins three other Tea…
The men’s team archery competition ended with the U.S. losing to South Korea and winning the silver medal for the second Olympic Games in a …
A 40-year-old Eudora man has been sentenced to life in prison for sexually abusing a child.
Kansas City’s police chief is taking some criticism from area police union leaders for his recent comments about shootings of black men by o…
One of France’s top gymnasts and a medal contender on still rings suffered a gruesome leg injury on the landing of his vault.
The Kansas Supreme Court says a Wichita man may be allowed to appeal his prison sentences even though the appeal deadline has long since pas…
After all the talk about staying out of the water in Rio de Janeiro, two Serbian rowers found themselves immersed in it.
Funding cuts to mental health services in Kansas have spawned numerous layoffs at some of the state’s 26 health centers.
Although their lives and experiences differ, Americans between the ages of 18 and 30 generally support additional policies to curb gun viole…
A fast-moving fire swept through a birthday party in a basement bar in a French city, killing at least 13 people and injuring six others.
Virginia Thrasher (USA), just 19 years of age, wins the first gold medal of the Rio games in the Women’s 10m air rifle.
What is the Brazilian way? Well, there’s an interesting Portuguese term that is often used in Brazil – it is “gambiarra.”
A Topeka woman will be sentenced next month for attempting to poison her own daughters.
If ever there was a Games that cried out for the glow of a lit cauldron, these are those Games.
Police say 33-year-old Andre Quinton, Jr. was arrested yesterday by the RCPD for failing to appear in court.