The head of the Kansas Highway Patrol says he plans to retire, effective Jan. 5.
At least 38 people have died and 51 have been injured in crashes involving General Motors cars with defective ignition switches.
Three residents of a house hit by a small, private jet were among six people killed in the crash in Maryland’s Montgomery County.
A man who was struck while crossing the street Saturday night has died according to his family.
Koch Industries, Inc. will match all donations made to The Salvation Army Wichita Dec. 9 through 13, up to $25,000.
The National Guard Bureau has informed Maj. Gen. Lee Tafanel that the mission of the 891st Engineer Battalion to West Africa has been cancel…
David Beaty is the new head football coach at Kansas after three seasons as Texas A&M’s receivers coach.
Typhoon Hagupit weakened into a tropical storm Monday after leaving at least 21 people dead and forcing more than a million into shelters
Joplin school officials say most of the district’s 14 new community safe rooms should be ready for use in time for tornado season.
A group of rocket enthusiasts launched a porta-potty into the sky Saturday in southwestern Michigan.
The soundtrack for “Frozen” and Pharrell’s viral “Happy” are the year’s top-selling album and song on iTunes.
Tom Hanks and Sting joined Lily Tomlin, singer Al Green and ballerina Patricia McBride in being awarded this year’s Kennedy Center Honors.
The winners will meet on Jan. 12 in Arlington, Texas, at the home of the Dallas Cowboys.
It’s the royal couple’s first visit to the U.S. since 2011.
Crews battled two large fires in Los Angeles early Monday, including a massive one downtown that closed portions of two major freeways.
Police are investigating the death of a woman who was shot in a Lowe’s Home Improvement store parking lot.
Wichita police say a man has died in a single-vehicle crash after losing control of his vehicle on 37th Street North.
The administration of Gov. Sam Brownback is moving forward on a plan for the state’s long-term water supply.
Troopers say a 21-year-old woman has been killed in northern Kansas in a single-vehicle crash.
n dealing with something “as deeply rooted as racism or bias in any society, you’ve got to have vigilance but you have to recognize that it’…
Here is a look at the prison on the U.S. Navy base in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, following the release of six prisoners to Uruguay.
About 100 Pearl Harbor and World War II survivors attended Sunday’s ceremony overlooking a memorial that sits atop sunken battleship USS Ari…
The Dallas emergency-room doctor who initially treated a Liberian man infected with Ebola said he didn’t know the man’s home country or that…
An American couple detained in Qatar before being cleared in the death of their 8-year-old daughter attended a church service in Southern Ca…
Chlorine gas sickened several people and forced the evacuation of thousands of guests from a suburban Chicago hotel early Sunday, including …