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Topeka Metro offering free rides

To recognize Topeka’s public servants, Topeka Metro is offering free rides all week on the fixed routes for federal, state, city and county …

S&P 500 reaches new high, led by tech

NEW YORK (AP) — A pair of encouraging economic reports helped propel the stock market up in early trading on Monday. Wages and spending rose…

Mandela appears an ailing man in video

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — President Jacob Zuma and other leaders of South Africa’s ruling party say they visited Nelson Mandela at his Johannesbur…

Hubble snaps image of approaching comet

BALTIMORE (AP) — The operators of the Hubble Space Telescope say the orbiting observatory has snapped photos of an approaching comet. The Ba…