Former University of Kansas Chancellor Gene Budig and his wife, Gretchen Budig, will receive the Dole Humanitarian Award.
This gallery contains images published April 25 – May 2, 2013.
SAN ANTONIO (AP) — A female training instructor at a Texas Air Force base has been ordered to serve three months in jail after pleading guilty to having sex with a male student.
A military judge in San
Kansas has honored two Topeka police officers who died in the line of duty last year with a Statehouse ceremony.
ROME (AP) — Italian police have arrested 29 airport baggage handlers accused of stealing cameras, cellphones and other loot from passengers’ luggage, a bust made possible after hidden cameras were installed in airplane cargo holds where the thefts
WASHINGTON (AP) — An overnight fire at the Labor Department’s headquarters has shut the building down for most employees.
Spokesman Carl Fillichio says the agency’s monthly employment report will be released as scheduled Friday. Department employees and members
The price of crude oil continued to rise Friday, a day after posting its biggest jump this year, as traders awaited the release of a closely watched U.S. employment report.
By early afternoon in Europe, benchmark crude for
NEW YORK (AP) — Stock futures are mixed ahead of a jobs report that could say a lot about where the U.S. economy is headed.
The light volume of trading made it appear that investors were keeping money
BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraqi authorities say a bomb explosion at a Sunni mosque just north of Baghdad has killed five worshippers and wounded about 19 others.
Police officials say Friday’s bombing occurred as worshippers were leaving mid-day prayers
LONDON (AP) — A man who provided protection for the former chief executive of News International has been charged in relation to Britain’s wide-ranging phone-hacking investigation.
Scotland Yard said Friday that David Johnson, 47, allegedly conspired with Rebekah
LONDON (AP) — The only known surviving example of the German Dornier Do 17 bomber known as the “flying pencil” is to be salvaged from its watery grave in the English Channel.
The RAF Museum says the challenging
Gov. Sam Brownback has appointed a former Kansas City Chiefs player and businessman to the board that oversees operations of the state’s only toll road.
BISHKEK, Kyrgyzstan (AP) — The emergencies ministry in Kyrgyzstan says a U.S. military plane has crashed in the country.
Kyrgyzstan hosts a U.S. base that is used for troops transiting into and out of Afghanistan and for C-135
JOHANNESBURG (AP) — South Africa’s government says five high-ranking officials have been suspended after a chartered plane carrying about 200 guests from India to a lavish family wedding was allowed to land at a South African air force
LONDON (AP) — David Cameron’s Conservative Party has taken a drubbing in local elections amid a surge of support for an anti-European Union and anti-immigration party.
The early results show that the right-wing United Kingdom Independence Party, or