In response to popular demand, the Topeka Zoo has arranged to keep the traveling exhibit Alligator Frenzy one more month.
On Monday, journalism professor David Guth tweeted, “@DWGuth: #NavyYardShooting The blood is on the hands of the #NRA. Next time, let it be YOUR sons and daughters. Shame on you. May God damn you.”
GUANTANAMO BAY NAVAL BASE, Cuba (AP) — The Pentagon’s chief information officer has taken the witness stand at Guantanamo Bay amid a computer security dispute that threatens to delay the Sept. 11 trial.
Ronald Bechtold says a computer
A federal jury has acquitted a former northeast Kansas police detective of threatening other officers in his department, including the chief.
A 23-year-old Wichita man who gained attention with an online lecture about the Bible and homosexuality has gathered 50 people from Christian churches around the country
A Wichita toddler who fell into a backyard fish pond earlier this week has died.
A warrant has been issued for the arrest of Thomas for Aggravated Robbery in connection with the robbery of a Gambino’s Pizza delivery person
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina’s attorney general said Thursday that his office will handle the prosecution of a police officer charged with fatally shooting an unarmed man.
Mecklenburg County District Attorney Andrew Murray said he requested the
FALL RIVER, Mass. (AP) — A man accused of helping out former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez after he allegedly orchestrated a murder pleaded not guilty Thursday to an accessory charge.
Ernest Wallace appeared in Bristol Superior
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A Texas appeals court tossed the criminal conviction of former U.S. House Majority Leader Tom DeLay on Thursday, saying there was insufficient evidence for a jury in 2010 to have found him guilty of
NEW YORK (AP) — In the decade Sarah Tetley has worked with college students, she’s seen a change in care packages sent from home.
The box of homemade goodies “is something of a lost art,” says Tetley, director
VALDAI, Russia (AP) — President Vladimir Putin denied Thursday that gays face discrimination in Russia, saying that a new law that has drawn protests worldwide does not infringe on their rights.
Putin on Thursday maintained that the law
LOS ANGELES (AP) — NASA’s Curiosity rover hasn’t discovered any signs of methane in the atmosphere of Mars, a finding that does not bode well for the possibility that microbes capable of producing the gas could be living
WASHINGTON (AP) — Postmaster General Patrick Donahoe said Thursday his agency is in “the midst of a financial disaster” and may need an emergency increase in postage rates to keep operating.
“The Postal Service as it exists today
VALDAI, Russia (AP) — President Vladimir Putin said Thursday he may run for a fourth presidential term in 2018, confirming the expectations of most Russians and frustrating those now working to restore free elections in Russia.
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — A southern West Virginia sheriff assassinated on the job was hailed as a hero at his funeral for crusading against the scourge of illegal drugs destroying his community. He filed more drug indictments in
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Civil liberties groups released newly obtained documents Thursday that they say show innocent Americans being swept into a broad nationwide counterterrorism program.
The American Civil Liberties Union and several other organizations released 1,800 so-called