Rebuilding Moore

New building codes aim to strengthen homes built in tornado-ravaged Moore, Oklahoma.


Tunes on the Tarmac 2014

Tunes on the Tarmac is Saturday, April 12th, at Midwest Corporate Aviation at Jabara Airport.

Ellis County arson fires (KSN File Photo)

Information sought in Ellis Co. fires

Since March 6, there have been 20 fires that have been ruled incendiary or crimes of arson. Related: Ellis County possibly looking for arson…

FILE - This June 16, 2011 file photo shows boxes of Cheerios in a store in Akron, N.Y. Large food companies are trying to head off state-by-state efforts to enact mandatory labeling of genetically modified ingredients by proposing new voluntary labels nationwide. The food industry and farm groups are pushing Congress to pass legislation that would require the Food and Drug Administration to create guidelines for the new labels, which food manufacturers could use. (AP Photo/David Duprey, File)

Cheerios get no lift from GMO switch

Plain old Cheerios are no longer made with genetically modified ingredients, but the switch hasn’t yet translated to a boost in sales.

NYC inmate ‘baked to death’ in cell

A New York City official tells The Associated Press that a mentally ill homeless veteran who died behind bars last month “basically baked to…

FILE - In this March 9, 2014 file photo, a Chinese relative of passengers aboard a missing Malaysia Airlines plane, center, cries as she is escorted by a woman while leaving a hotel room for relatives or friends of passengers aboard the missing airplane, in Beijing, China.  (AP Photo/Andy Wong, File)

Media absorbed in made-for-TV mystery

The missing Malaysian plane is a made-for-TV mystery where the public’s hunger for the story seems inversely proportional to the amount of s…

Sedgwick County Zoo

Overview of the zoo, animals, exhibits and events, with membership information.


Tipsy toddler leads to arrest

A Texas mother and aunt are arrested after a 23-month-old girl is found suffering from alcohol poisoning.


Beer lesson falls flat

A Michigan elementary school teacher encourages 5th graders to sample non-alcoholic beer as part of history lesson.

FILE - Cindy McCain, wife of U.S. Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., addresses the crowd during a campaign rally Saturday, March 27, 2010 in Mesa, Ariz . (AP Photo/Matt York)

Cindy McCain to speak at Dole Institute

The wife of Arizona Sen. John McCain visits Lawrence next week to discuss leadership, her humanitarian work and life on the campaign trail.