The Senate has rejected a bipartisan effort to expand federal background checks to more firearms buyers in a crucial showdown over gun control.
The Sedgwick County Sheriff’s Department is investigating after antique coins valued at $40,000 were taken from a home.
ST. LOUIS (AP) — The Mississippi River, so low for much of the winter that barge traffic was nearly halted, could reach up to 10 feet above flood stage by the middle of next week in parts of
SANTA CRUZ, Calif. (AP) — Records show the Army commander of a former soldier who gunned down two California police detectives had allowed him to resign from the military instead of face a court-martial when he was twice
ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Michigan guard Tim Hardaway Jr. is leaving the Wolverines early for the NBA draft.
The 6-foot-6 junior announced his decision Wednesday. He is the second Michigan player to declare for early entry to
Wichita police are investigating another case of a police impostor.
Authorities have confirmed that a shooting at a central Topeka home was a double murder-suicide involving people who had a history of domestic violence.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel tells senators he is sending about 200 soldiers from an Army headquarters unit to Jordan to assist efforts to contain violence along the Syrian border and plan for any operations needed
CHICAGO (AP) — The former head of the Illinois Sports Facilities Authority filed a lawsuit Monday against White Sox owner Jerry Reinsdorf and former Illinois Gov. Jim Thompson, claiming they conspired to fire her two years ago to
In what could be major break in the Boston Marathon case, investigators are on the hunt for a man seen in a department store surveillance video dropping off a bag at the site of the bombings, a local politician said Wednesday.
- The wife of a former justice of the peace is charged with capital murder in connection with the slayings of a North Texas district attorney, his wife and an assistant prosecutor.
Kansas will allow public schools and colleges to arm employees with concealed guns and loosen restrictions on carrying concealed weapons into public buildings, starting in July.
It broke out just before 11:30 a.m. in the 1100 block of North Cleveland.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Ever since the anthrax and terrorist attacks of Sept. 11, 2001, the poison ricin has at times been lumped in with other bioterrorism agents because it comes from a relatively common plant and seems easy
The U.S. Secret Service says it has intercepted a letter addressed to President Barack Obama that contained a “suspicious substance.”