Wild Horses Tension Growing

Tension growing between ranchers, mustang backers

Tensions bubbled over on the range in a turf battle that has been simmering for decades over one of the icons of the American West and scant forage on arid, high desert lands from Nevada to Wyoming.…
(AP Photo/Danny Johnston)

Kansas lawmakers OK bill to void local gun rules

Kansas legislators gave final approval Saturday to a bill that would nullify city and county gun restrictions and ensure that it's legal across the state to openly carry firearms.…
FILE - Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback speaks to state House Republicans before they debate a school funding plan, Friday, April 4, 2014, at the Statehouse in Topeka. (AP Photo/John Hanna)

Legislators say they have deal on school funding

House and Senate negotiators reached an agreement Saturday on a Kansas school funding measure, setting the stage for an evening vote that would hinge on legislators accepting higher local property taxes and changes in education policy, including ending teacher tenure.…
Archbishop Mansion

Archbishop to sell Atlanta mansion

Trying to appease angry parishioners, the Roman Catholic archbishop of Atlanta said Saturday that he will sell a $2.2 million mansion just three months after he moved in.…