The Cincinnati Zoo’s first animal birth of 2016, a newborn penguin chick, has been named “Bowie” after the singer David Bowie.
A former U.S. attorney will conduct an independent review of the division of Chicago’s law department that defends police in shooting cases.
Here’s what you need to know about the Powerball ahead of Wednesday’s drawing:
The estate of a late librarian at the University of Kansas in Lawrence is doling out a gift of hundreds of thousands of dollars to KU.
President Barack Obama delivers his final State of the Union address on Tuesday night to a nation whose economy is better than in 2009.
They say 50-year-old Christopher Carlson of Indianapolis was found shot multiple times Friday in an alley on the city’s north side.
A 44-year-old man walking by a woman’s resident in southwest Wichita Saturday night was stabbed by a man who was arguing with the woman.
Despite fears Donald Trump and Ted Cruz are unelectable, talk of taking them down is fading.
A U.S. B-52 bomber flew low over South Korea on Sunday, a clear show of force from the United States.
Republicans have widely condemned the armed standoff by a group of ranchers to reclaim federal land in eastern Oregon.
The recapture of drug lord Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman is traced back to a secret interview with U.S. actor Sean Penn.
The Oklahoma Highway Patrol says six people killed in a head-on auto collision in northeastern Oklahoma were all from Kansas City, Missouri.
The Powerball jackpot for Wednesday night’s drawing will be $1.3 billion.
A funeral for Grammy Award-winning singer Natalie Cole will be held Monday in Los Angeles.
But less than five years later, Joplin’s population has never been higher.