A Douglas County judge has ruled that a Lawrence man accused of secretly videotaping people in a clothing store has to turn over some computer evidence.
The Kansas House has approved abortion legislation that addresses legal issues raised in state and federal lawsuits filed by abortion providers.
Kansas legislators are close to passing a bill to strip cities and counties of their power to regulate firearms.
The Republican-dominated Kansas Legislature has passed a bill to keep a ban in place indefinitely on expanding the state’s Medicaid program under the federal health care overhaul.
Kansas legislators have given their final approval to a bill bringing the state into a compact with others hoping to become exempt from the federal health care overhaul.
Kansas has asked a federal appeals court to award it the costs of its appeal against Planned Parenthood of Kansas and Mid-Missouri.
The Kansas House has given first-round approval to a plan for boosting aid to poor school districts after Gov. Sam Brownback urged fellow Republicans to support it.
A former University of Kansas defensive end who was dismissed from the football team without playing a game has been sentenced to three years’ probation for robbery.
The state’s revamped Safe Haven bill is one step closer to receiving Governor Sam Brownback’s signature.
A federal judge scheduled a new hearing for a man accused of plotting a suicide bombing at Wichita’s Mid-Continent Airport.
The Kansas Senate approved a Republican education funding plan early Friday after expanding it to include a measure blocking public schools from using multistate reading and math standards.
A proposal designed to block Kansas public schools from using multistate reading and math standards has been approved by the state Senate.
The Republican-dominated Kansas Senate has rejected a Democratic proposal for increasing aid to the state’s poor public school districts.
A top leader in the Kansas Senate is urging fellow Republicans to support a school finance plan, even if they think it’s flawed, to make sure work on education funding issues progresses.
A pair of early-morning hay barn fires in east-central Kansas have been declared arson, and authorities are asking the state fire marshal’s office to help investigate.