Kansas lawmakers advance plan to avert school closings

House and Senate committees approved separate but identical bills to boost state aid to poor school districts by $38 million in 2016-17.

Kansas lawmakers convening special session on school funding

About 150 parents, teachers and other advocates rallied outside the Statehouse for lawmakers to find a quick fix.

Orlando gunman buried in South Florida, document shows

The gunman who went on a rampage at a gay nightclub in Orlando, killing 49 people, has been buried in South Florida.