The University of Kansas says its research funding set a record in 2011-12, reaching $275.2 million.
Dierks Bentley has one day off the rest of this month and he’s giving it to the families of fallen firefighters in Arizona.
Edmund S. Morgan, a leading scholar of the colonial era, has died in Connecticut at age 97.
Hundreds in Baghdad mourned on Tuesday a Shiite fighter killed in Syria
China’s top official for ethnic affairs indicated Tuesday that there will be no softening of the Communist Party’s struggle against the Dalai Lama by the country’s new leadership.
Pretrial hearings in the case of a man accused of killing four people on an Ottawa farm are expected to stretch into 2014.
Kroger, the country’s largest traditional supermarket operator, said Tuesday that it has agreed to buy Harris Teeter Supermarkets Inc. for about $2.44 billion in cash.
Investigators looking for the cause of a fiery oil train derailment are zeroing in on whether an earlier blaze on the same train may have set off a chain of events that led to the explosions that killed at least 13 people.
Sheriff Brian Bellendir says the men died Monday about one mile northeast of Claflin.
The U.S. National Research Council has ranked Kansas State University’s department of plant pathology as the No. 1 plant pathology department in the nation.
Three women held captive in a Cleveland home for a decade issued a YouTube video Monday night in which they thanked the public for the encouragement and financial support that is allowing them to restart their lives.
A court document is offering a glimpse into the government’s case against a former Kansas doctor accused of unlawfully possessing drugs and a firearm.
A biography of President Dwight Eisenhower, a history of the Kansas Bureau of Investigation and novels set in the state and elsewhere are among this year’s 15 notable Kansas books.
A Wamego home and a former high school in Belleville are among the newest Kansas sites added to the National Register of Historic Places.
The board of directors for Visit Topeka Inc. announced the hiring of Terry Cook as Visit Topeka’s new president and CEO.
Looking back at how many 100º days we’ve had in previous summers.
A fireworks company blames bad fireworks for a blast that injured more than three dozen people at a show in Southern California and also triggered problems at another one of its July 4 events.