The Kansas Corporation Commission will not ask an independent consultant to investigate the executive director’s complaints about the agency’s staff.
Police say an emotionally disturbed man is in custody after he tried to slit his wrists outside NBC’s “Today” show in New York City.
According to Lexie Salmon-Her Fight is Our Fight’s Facebook page, Lexie Salmon passed away last night.
Stock prices are moving slightly higher in early trading on Wall Street after the government reported an encouraging drop in claims for unemployment benefits.
Officials at a small school district in upstate New York say an “honest mistake” led to students being identified in the yearbook as “Creepy smile kid” and “Some tall guy.”
Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick says he went to his rural home the day after the surviving Boston Marathon bombing suspect was captured and got “quite drunk” alone at a restaurant.
The high demand for concealed carry permits is continuing in Kansas.
William T. Cartwright, an Emmy-winning filmmaker who helped save the landmark Watts Towers in Los Angeles, has died at age 92.
The price of oil rose above $94 per barrel Thursday following news of a big drop in U.S. oil supplies.
Iraqi officials say two car bomb explosions in Baghdad have killed at least six people and wounded more than two dozen.
The number of Americans seeking unemployment benefits fell 11,000 last week to a seasonally adjusted 346,000, a level consistent with steady job growth.
U.S. futures rose on upbeat jobs numbers Thursday, though trading remains light ahead of a crucial report from the Labor Department at the end of the week.
Chicago authorities are investigating after a human leg was discovered on a Lake Michigan beach on the city’s South Side.
An 11-year-old Salina girl who suffered an electrical shock while playing in a rainstorm remains in critical condition at a Wichita hospital.
The Sedgwick County Sheriff says inmates are wasting too much toilet paper, so he’s reduced their supply.
Just two days after refusing a government request to recall 2.7 million older-model Jeeps, Chrysler has decided to do two other recalls totaling 630,000 vehicles worldwide.
Russia’s foreign minister says reports about possible chemical weapons use by the Syrian regime should not be used as a pretext for a foreign invasion, saying a more thorough probe is needed.