Trevor Plouffe, Alcides Escobar

Royals blown out by Twins

The Minnesota Twins used a 5-run 4th inning to run away from Friday night’s contest against the Kansas City Royals.

burwell

Sebelius’ successor named

President Barack Obama says he’s nominating his budget director, Sylvia Mathews Burwell, to succeed Kathleen Sebelius as Health and Human Se…

Bob Dole

Bob Dole to visit Lawrence

Former U.S. Sen. Bob Dole is coming home to Kansas to visit the Dole Institute of Politics at the University of Kansas later this month.