“The Hobbit: Battle of the Five Armies” hits theaters this week.
A 27-year-old woman is accused of slapping a 72-year-old woman who denied her friend request on Facebook.
The Kansas City Zoo is celebrating the birth of two baby penguins.
President Barack Obama will end his year in Washington with a news conference.
Chrysler is recalling nearly 257,000 older Ram pickup trucks because the rear axle can seize or the drive shaft can fall off.
Nine years of Comedy Central’s “The Colbert Report” came to an end Thursday night.
The parents of Colorado theater shooting suspect James Holmes are pleading for him to be spared the death penalty.
Wichita police have arrested a woman who they say kicked an officer after they found her naked in the snow.
A Salvation Army spokesman says someone has dropped a gold tooth into a holiday collection kettle.
A 20-year-old Lawrence woman charged with killing her 52-year-old roommate will go on trial in March.