At the heart of President Barack Obama’s quandary over the Islamic State militants is their haven in Syria.
Authorities say two children are recovering from injuries after falling at least 15 feet from a Ferris wheel at a community fair in southeas…
Dr. Tom Frieden, director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, is scheduled to visit Liberia, Sierra Leone and Guinea next wee…
After a rash of destructive sewer backups, Newton Public Works staff are advising residents: “Save the pipes: Don’t flush wipes!”
One of three eighth-grade football players hit by lightning during practice in a southern New Mexico town is out of the hospital.
A federal judge this month found the conviction was based on now-discredited arson science.
Police in Topeka have concluded that a pedestrian who was struck and killed on Interstate 70 took his own life.
Former U.S. Sen. Bob Dole returns to Kansas next month for the latest of several planned trips to his home state this year.
The street should remain closed through at least Monday, as crews work on pavement repairs.
A crash Friday around 1 p.m. tied up the intersection of Market and Kellogg.
Washington company creates marijuana-infused sodas.
A former Independence man was sentenced Friday to life in prison without the possibility of parole for at least 25 years under Jessica’s Law…
A Southwest Airlines jet has made a safe emergency landing after blowing a tire during takeoff.
The former owner of Asian massage parlors in Wichita has been sentenced to five years in federal prison for his role in a sex trafficking ca…
About 2.2 million bean bag chairs are being recalled after two children opened them, crawled inside and suffocated to death.