The changes taking effect Tuesday are aimed at making it easier for people with professional experience to fill teaching vacancies in math, …
The family of 36-year-old Bryon Snyder released the following statement Tuesday afternoon. “The prayers and support that the Topeka communit…
New CDC study finds wide discrepancy in where powerful opiod painkillers are being prescribed.
Tornados, heavy rain and flooding take their toll.
Bryon Snyder has been updated from critical to serious condition after a shooting Monday at Stormont Vail Regional Health Center.
Kobach is criticizing his opponent in the Aug. 5 Republican primary for holding views on social issues that are out of sync with the Kansas …
The filmmaker died of pulmonary cardiac arrest Monday at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles.
Lawrence Police are attempting to locate a man wanted for rape.
Supreme Court justices found more common ground than usual this year.
Iraq is increasingly turning to other governments like Iran, Russia and Syria to help beat back a rampant insurgency because it cannot wait …
Republicans aggressively cheered the high court’s decision, but their leaders concede that their party must tread carefully.
T-Mobile USA knowingly made hundreds of millions of dollars off its customers in potentially bogus charges.
A 52-year-old Wichita man who was hit by a train last month has died.
The 911 system for Jefferson County is back up and running just after 2:30 p.m. Tuesday.
Graco Children’s Products is recalling 1.9 million infant car seats.
States will begin to feel the pain of cutbacks in federal aid as soon as the first week in August — peak summer driving time — if Congress d…
Jon Sacker was near death, too sick for doctors to attempt the double lung transplant he so desperately needed.
President Barack Obama faced immediate demands for bold action to stem deportations Tuesday.
The $10 million settlement reached in 2008 included 19 requirements for the diocese, such as immediately reporting any abuse and establishin…
Fans gather for viewing parties as the U.S. team prepares to take on Belgium.
The leader of the extremist group that has swept over much of northern Syria and Iraq called on Muslims Tuesday to immigrate to the territor…
The man was dressed as a Stormtrooper and a gun prompted a business lockdown.
Firefighters rescue dog and seven puppies from sweltering U-Haul truck.
American College of Physicians recommends ending yearly pelvic exams for most healthy women.
Supreme Court rules corporations can petition birth control mandate set forth in Affordable Care Act.