Kansas school districts are reporting a higher pace of teachers retiring while the number of newly licensed teachers remains flat.
Wrapping up the regular season, the K.C. Royals prepare to host a wild-card game against Oakland on Tuesday night.
Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon is expressing concerns about the Islamic State group militants as he makes a surprise visit to Afghanistan.
Police say there’s “no obvious sign of trauma or foul play” in a house where the bodies of two parents and three of their children were foun…
A string of security lapses resulted in a four-day delay before the U.S. Secret Service realized that a man had fired a high-powered rifle a…
Flexing his star power, Denzel Washington led the thriller “The Equalizer” to a $35 million debut, according to studio estimates Sunday.
Officials say another night of wet weather helped crews gain further advantage on a massive wildfire in Northern California.
Pro-democracy protests expanded in Hong Kong on Monday, a day after demonstrators upset over Beijing’s decision to limit political reforms.
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Transit agencies across Pennsylvania are being scrutinized by the state over the subsidies they claim for transportin…
Authorities say the last one of the 13 teenagers who escaped from a youth detention center in Nashville is back in custody.