The Kansas Historical Society has received a grant of nearly $161,000 to convert 100,000 pages of old Kansas newspapers into a digital format.
A Kansas dental health organization has been awarded $100,000 to improve access to oral health care around the state.
The Wichita State University Foundation says it received more than $22.5 million in giving in the past fiscal year, the highest amount in three years.
PARIS (AP) — The Kazakh prosecutor says a dissident businessman accused of embezzling billions of dollars from the country’s BTA Bank has been arrested in France.
In a statement from the capital, Astana, the prosecutor said Thursday that
MADRID (AP) — Spain’s prime minister has made an unexpected confession that he was wrong to trust his former party financial chief for so many years but denies the ex-treasurer’s allegations that the party ran a slush fund.
LONDON (AP) — Lloyds Banking Group says it has strengthened its balance sheet as the part-nationalized lender reported first-half net profits of 1.5 billion pounds ($2.3 billion), versus a loss of 662 million pounds in the same period
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The UP cable channel said Valerie Harper is filming a TV movie in Canada.
The movie, titled “The Town that Came A-Courtin’, is based on a novel by Ronda Rich and also stars Lauren
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — An Indianapolis library is set to become the nation’s only library housing a permanent art collection that pays homage to Iraq’s long literary history.
The Herron Art Library at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis has signed
DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — The Syrian president has lauded his military troops, saying they are fighting the “fiercest” war but that he is confident they will win in the country’s conflict.
Bashar Assad’s comments came in a statement
LOS ANGELES (AP) — In therapy sessions, the priest confessed the shocking details he’d kept hidden for years: He had molested more than 100 boys, including his 5-year-old brother. He had sex with male prostitutes, and frequented gay