A rocket carrying students’ experiments has been launched from NASA’s Wallops Island Flight Facility in Virginia.
Nearly 24 hours after a brother and two sisters went missing from their southwest Topeka home they were found.
President Barack Obama is planning a major push using executive powers to tackle the pollution blamed for global warming in an effort to make good on promises he made at the start of his second term.
A British lawmaker has questioned whether police may have treated Nigella Lawson’s husband too leniently after he admitted assaulting the celebrity chef in a restaurant.
Stock futures are sliding in the wake of comments by the chairman of the Federal Reserve, who said that the U.S. would pull back on the massive bond-buying program that for months has propped up markets at home and abroad.
The president of South Sudan has suspended two of his ministers and ordered an investigation into corruption allegations against them.
Federal prosecutors say a man already committed as a sexual predator at Larned State Hospital has been charged with making child pornography while in custody.
State officials have scheduled an hour-long public forum next week in Topeka to hear comments about KanCare, the Medicaid makeover initiative that was launched Jan. 1 by Gov. Sam Brownback.
A California developer says an underground shelter he’s creating in a vast limestone cave in eastern Kansas could be the human race’s best chance to survive a nuclear attack or the impact of a wayward meteor.
Dispatchers say a call came in at about 2:20 Thursday morning for a house fire at 3228 SW Westwood Ct. First responding companies reported heavy smoke and flames coming from the rear of the single-family dwelling.