The Kansas State Board of Education is reopening a discussion of how to prod prosecutors into doing a better job of reporting felony convictions to help the board weed out problem teachers.
A North Carolina police officer accused of shooting and killing an unarmed man who had apparently been in an automobile wreck was scheduled to appear in court Monday to face a voluntary manslaughter charge.
Job vacancies in Kansas rose 5.5 percent in the second quarter of 2013 from the same period last year, and state officials say the increase is a sign of an improving economy.
MADRID (AP) — Spain’s Interior Ministry says police have arrested the suspected leader of a terrorist recruitment network that allegedly sent militants to carry out attacks for al-Qaida-linked groups in Syria.
A ministry statement said Spanish citizen Yassin
Wall Street was happy to see Larry Summers go.
Stocks rose on Monday after Summers, who had been the leading candidate to replace Federal Reserve chairman Ben Bernanke, withdrew his name from consideration.
Summers was viewed as being
Kansas may have more problem bridges than states such as California and Illinois, but experts say that doesn’t tell the whole story .
Topeka police are looking for two suspects who forced employees at a fast food restaurant into the bathroom and then robbed the business.
Heavy rain and lightning brought an early end to this year’s Kansas State Fair.
The former four-term mayor of Lyons and a longtime editor and publisher of the Lyons Daily News has died.
Kansas lawmakers expect a lively debate next year on whether to revisit the state’s penalties for murder.
Developing Story // A shooting rampage in the heart of a U.S. Navy complex in Washington left 13 people dead Monday. The FBI took charge of the investigation at the Navy Yard and identified the gunman killed in the attack as 34-year-old Aaron Alexis of Texas.
Wichita police are looking for several suspects after two men were jumped and robbed near Old Town early Sunday morning.
It happened in the Wichita Ballroom parking lot in the 4100 block of West Kellogg around 2:30 a.m.
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A 17-month-old child was pulled from a man-made pond near Hydraulic and I-135 Monday morning.