Full Moon over Northeast Kansas on August 10. Photo by David Bezadpour.

August sky viewing

The Supermoon was spectacular, but may dampen the annual Perseid meteor shower.


It’s football season again

A new program called “Heads Up” is trying to make youth football safer by reducing concussions due to tackling.

Mideast Iraq

US sending arms to Kurds in Iraq

The Obama administration has begun directly providing weapons to Kurdish forces who have started to make gains against Islamic militants in …


The latest nail trends

The latest nail trends can cost a fortune, but here is that inside scoop on the trend.


KU sexual assaults persist

Twenty percent of undergraduate female students have been victims of sexual assault or attempted sexual assault.


Photos: Supermoon around the world

August 10 marked the second of a remarkable three nights in which people from across the globe can see a supermoon in 2014.