The number of people seeking U.S. unemployment benefits dropped to the lowest level in almost seven years, falling 32,000 last week to a seasonally adjusted 300,000.
The man authorities say fled after causing a deadly crash at a Florida day care center has surrendered.
Family Dollar plans to cut some jobs and close about 370 underperforming stores as it tries to reverse sagging sales and earnings.
General Motors has suspended two engineers with pay in the first disciplinary action linked to its delayed recall of thousands of small cars for a deadly ignition switch problem.
An Irish priest has become a social-media sensation after he surprised a bride and groom by singing a custom-made cover of Leonard Cohen’s “Hallelujah” at their wedding.
Sen. Jerry Moran will be honored at a University of Kansas next week for his support of scientific research.
The U.S. Geological Survey recorded four earthquakes near Perry late Wednesday and early Thursday, and two more earthquakes near Guthrie early Thursday.
A federal judge in Kansas has set a hearing in the lawsuit against Boeing brought by two unions over pensions and retiree medical benefits.
Planes and ships hunting for the missing Malaysian jetliner zeroed in on a targeted patch of the Indian Ocean on Thursday, after a navy ship picked up underwater signals that are consistent with a plane’s black box.
Kansas Highway Patrol troopers say they are pleased how a new emphasis on using Twitter is helping communicate during storms or traffic problems.
The Kansas Highway Patrol says a young girl died when the van her mother was driving was hit by a car fleeing from police.
Officers tell KSN that it started when officers pulled over a vehicle near 13th and St. Paul, and the driver then took off.
Alena is wanted by the Sedgwick County Sheriff’s Office for 3 COUNTS OF FORGERY.
It’s known as the biggest little city in Kansas, but even little cities need growth.
A former police officer who pleaded guilty to attempted aggravated indecent liberties with a child won’t be going to prison.