A federal judge in Kansas is weighing an abortion provider’s request to block parts of a sweeping state anti-abortion law that takes effect next week.
As Kansas gay-marriage backers were celebrating a pair of U.S. Supreme Court rulings, Republican Congressman Tim Huelskamp was vowing to take action.
A former western Missouri lawmaker has pleaded guilty to illegally collecting Social Security disability payments for several years while he was getting paid for serving in the Legislature.
Summer is here, bringing with it dangerous excessive heat. The American Red Cross has steps people can follow to stay safe as the temperatures soar.
The government is fining Delta Air Lines Inc. $750,000 for bumping some passengers involuntarily, without offering compensation or seeking volunteers first.
Attorney General Derek Schmidt says counties and cities that exempt themselves from a new law on concealed weapons need to change any “No Guns” signs on public buildings.
Excerpts from the majority and dissenting opinions handed down by the U.S. Supreme Court in its 5-4 rulings Wednesday striking down part of the Defense of Marriage Act
The U.S. Secret Service says a woman is under arrest and in the custody of District of Columbia police Wednesday after jumping over the White House fence during a protest.
The Obama administration says it is broadening an exemption for American Indians from the new health care law’s requirement that virtually every U.S. resident has health insurance starting next year.
In only one of today’s two gay marriage cases did the 5-to-4 ruling break down along ideological lines.