Federal accident investigators recommended Tuesday that states cut their threshold for drunken driving by nearly half, matching a standard that has substantially reduced highway deaths in other countries.
Several black leaders in Topeka say a Kansas State Board of Education member’s use of a racial slur during a meeting last month was unnecessary and inappropriate.
Kansas education commissioner Diane DeBacker says the department will seek an attorney general’s opinion on implementing a new law that would allow school districts to be named innovative districts.
Legislators are waiting to hear from the Kansas Bar Association’s board before deciding whether to move ahead with a proposal to change how members of the state Supreme Court and Court of Appeals are chosen.
Republicans in the Kansas Senate plan to discuss tax issues as Gov. Sam Brownback and top GOP legislative leaders continue private negotiations.
Wiggins signed a letter-of-intent with the Jayhawks at a private ceremony Tuesday afternoon.
The Community Blood Center is hosting a blood drive today from 3:30 to 6 tonight.
A Shawnee County woman escaped serious injuries after a frightening accident on I-70 this morning.
The Army is seeking public input on a proposed plan to address the remedial action alternatives at Forbes Field today.
Some University of Kansas faculty and staff are asking for expanded tuition benefits for their families.
A new government report says just under half the Kansas winter wheat crop shows no damage from the hard freezes that hit the state in Apr
The names of two Topeka police officers who were shot to death last year are now displayed on the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial in Washington, D.C.
The Kansas Senate plans to debate Gov. Sam Brownback’s proposal to authorize an additional $202 million for a new, national biodefense lab.
Critics of the Kansas Board of Education’s decision to adopt the Common Core Standards for math and reading are preparing to voice their concerns to the panel.
Legal immigration is the focus as the Senate Judiciary Committee resumes the work of amending legislation overhauling the U.S. immigration system.
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Monday, police were called to 4100 block of south west Cypress Wood Court on a missing 4-year-old.