Officials are preparing for the first ever mail-ballot election in Douglas County.
Fewer Americans bought homes in November as buying slid to its slowest pace in six months.
The average price of regular gasoline nationwide has dropped another 25 cents a gallon in the past two weeks, to $2.47.
Police are investigating a death at a shooting range in Kansas.
Santa Claus is making final preparations for his big day.
Twitter users anywhere in the world can control the lights on a holiday display in New Jersey.
Choral group helps patients battling Alzheimer’s find their voice.
Who took the leg lamp belonging to Ralphie’s “Old Man” from a New York store’s annual tribute to “A Christmas Story”?
The slayings of Officers Rafael Ramos and Wenjian Liu on Saturday afternoon heightened fears about the safety of law enforcement officials n…
The police killings of unarmed blacks in Ferguson, Missouri, and elsewhere was the top news story of 2014
At least 786 children died of abuse or neglect in the U.S. in a six-year span in plain view of child protection authorities.
Authorities say a train has struck and killed a pedestrian in the northern part of Lawrence.
Prosecutors have dropped charges against two men accused of raping two women in a University of Kansas residence hall.
North Korea has long shown American characters in its movies as villains, sometimes played by North Koreans in makeup, but also by actual Am…
An Oregon man admits he was driving too fast on a rural highway in Nevada five years ago, but he says the state’s wheels of justice turn too…