Syrian TV says President Bashar Assad’s ruling Baath party has elected a new regional command.
A Pittsburgh bridge has been renamed for Pulitzer Prize-winning historian David McCullough on his 80th birthday.
Nearly two years after most state funding of the arts was eliminated in Kansas, the state is starting to provide small grants to some arts groups.
Authorities in Cincinnati have arrested a man who they say was vandalizing a high school while wearing only Spider-Man underwear.
Raymond Rodriguez, who wrote about 1 million Mexicans and Mexican-Americans who were forced out of the United States in the 1930s, has died. He was 87.
A University of Kansas student has received a NASA fellowship to design better tools for predicting how climate change will affect sea levels.
A national program that aims to help first-generation college students stay in school is coming to Kansas State University.
Hazardous conditions hindered firefighters’ attempts Monday to search for some 40 people still missing after a runaway oil tanker train exploded over the weekend, killing at least five people
Germany’s industrial production and exports dropped further than expected in May
All 10 people aboard an air taxi died as the aircraft crashed and was engulfed in flames at a small Alaska airport
Another public hearing is planned on a Westar Energy plan to boost rates for residential customers while decreasing rates for major commercial customers.
At about 2am Monday morning, officers responded to a call of an armed robbery at the Kwik Shop, 2277 SW 10th.
About 10pm Sunday night, officers were dispatched to a traffic collision involving a motorcycle and a bicycle in the 2000 block of NW Tyler.
A new tropical storm has formed.
The grand opening of a new National Rifle Association museum takes place next month inside Bass Pro Shops’ flagship store in southwest Missouri.
The Eisenhower Presidential Library is continuing its Kansas Town Hall series with an upcoming discussion of climate change.
Major League Soccer released the Fan XI on Sunday afternoon and, unsurprisingly, hosts Sporting KC led the way with three selections.