Driving by eye

Microsoft engineers and former NFL star suffering from ALS team up to create a wheelchair that users can control through eye movement.


Back to school Apps

Tech guru PC Mike Wendland takes a look at apps designed to help students with their work.

james brown

Topeka names new chief of police

Topeka City Manager Jim Colson announced Friday that James Brown will serve as the new Chief of Police for Topeka.


Raising the issue of mental illness

Kansas First News went to the Emporia the Flint Hills Medical Center to learn more about the growing demand for its services.

Kansas City Chiefs head coach Andy Reid gets a bucket of ice water dumped on him by Chase Daniel and Jamaal Charles for the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge following  NFL football practice Thursday morning Aug. 14, 2014, on the Missouri Western State University campus in St. Joseph. Mo. (AP Photo/St. Joseph News-Press, Todd Weddle)

Ice Bucket Challenge

The association, whose goal is to raise awareness of Lou Gehrig’s disease has certainly succeeded with this viral effort. Celebrities, CEOs,…