Cell Phone ordinance sign in Manhattan, Kan. (KSNT File Photo)

‘Hands-Free While Driving’

On January 1, 2011, a ban on handheld cell phone use and texting by drivers went into full effect in Manhattan, Kan.

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Does it Work – Oink Oink bacon tray

Whether you like your bacon crunchy or chewy, it can make a mess and take time. One product promises to make this breakfast-time ritual quic…

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June sentencing for dad who bound kids

A June sentencing date has been scheduled for a suburban Chicago man who was arrested after two of his children were found bound and blindfo…

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Fort Riley to mark Memorial Day

Leaders of the 1st Infantry Division and Fort Riley will honor fallen soldiers during Memorial Day observances at the northeast Kansas post.

Kansas City Royals' Chris Getz (17) is tagged out by Houston Astros shortstop Marwin Gonzalez (9) as Jose Altuve (27) watches in the eighth inning of a baseball game on Wednesday, May 22, 2013, in Houston. (AP Photo/Pat Sullivan)

Royals drop series at Houston

James Shields allowed a two-run HR in the first inning and that was enough to vault the Astros past Kansas City on Wednesday night.