The mug shot taken after 45-year-old Michael Whitington’s Sept. 23 arrest shows him with a broad, toothy smile and his eyes open wide.
Police say charges are expected in the beheading of a woman at a food distribution center in an Oklahoma City suburb.
Hundreds of people have attended a prayer vigil for victims of a college bus and truck wreck that left four students dead.
The University of Kansas is hoping to attract more federal research funding from the U.S. Department of Defense.
Sedgwick County Zoo officials say they will house the third largest elephant exhibit in the country once a recently funded renovation is com…
Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush will be in Wichita on Monday for a fundraising event for the Kansas senator.
In the first study of its kind, the Armed Forces Health Surveillance Center found the amount of behavioral issues, such as anxiety, depressi…
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.