Michelle Obama

New date for first lady’s Topeka graduation speech

Michelle Obama is rearranging plans for a speech before graduating high school seniors in Topeka in the face of protests that her appearance at a combined graduation ceremony for five schools would limit seating for families and friends. Kansas First News will have more on this story on air tonight at 5. …
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Stowaway on jet said to be homesick for Africa

A security video shows the California boy who survived stowing away on a jetliner dangling his feet from the aircraft's wheel well after arriving in Hawaii, before jumping 8 to 10 feet to the ground and collapsing, an airport official says.…
FOOD STAMPS EDUCATION

Douglas County OKs program for farmers’ market

The Douglas County Commission and the city of Lawrence are supporting a pilot project to allow food stamp recipients to double their funds while shopping at farmers' markets.…
e-cigarette

FDA proposes first regulations for e-cigarettes

The federal government wants to ban sales of electronic cigarettes to minors and require approval for new products and health warning labels under regulations being proposed by the Food and Drug Administration.…
Cleveland Indians second baseman Jason Kipnis, top, is taken out by Kansas City Royals' Jarrod Dyson at second base in the seventh inning of a baseball game on Wednesday, April 23, 2014, in Cleveland. Kipnis' throw to first failed to complete a double play on Royals' Norichika Aoki. (AP Photo/Mark Duncan)

Indians top Royals in late innings

Jason Kipnis drove in the go-ahead run in the seventh inning as the Indians beat the Royals on Wednesday night in Cleveland.…