A virus never before seen in the U.S. has killed millions of baby pigs in less than a year, and with little known about how it spreads or how to stop it, it’s threatening pork production and pushing up prices by 10 percent or more.
Leaders of the largest Kansas teachers’ union vowed Tuesday to fight through November’s elections against the Legislature’s vote to eliminate tenure.
President Obama announces moves to strengthen enforcement of equal pay laws for women.
Report finds taxpayers are getting ripped off by unqualified and unethical tax return preparers.
A former city councilman and school crossing guard from southeast Kansas has pleaded guilty to six counts of child sex crimes.
Ongoing summit marks 50th anniversary of the Civil Rights Act of 1964.
Federal authorities are investigating more than a dozen apparently random shootings targeting vehicles on Kansas City-area roads and highways to determine whether they are connected.
Michelle Obama and Jill Biden are getting a dose of high-profile support for their nationwide effort to help military families.
An 85-year-old woman with dementia had a male stripper gyrate in front of her against her will at her suburban New York nursing home.
An election conducted by mail has ended with voters in the Salina school district approving a $111 million bond issue.
An American man who has been imprisoned in Cuba for more than four years is on a hunger strike, according to a statement released by his lawyer Tuesday.
The U.S. will keep its current force of 450 land-based nuclear missiles but remove 50 from their launch silos as part of a plan to bring the U.S. into compliance with a 2011 U.S.-Russia arms control treaty.
A larger-than-life sculpture of Marilyn Monroe has arrived safely in New Jersey after a cross-country trip by flatbed.
Regulators are acting to require U.S. banks to build a sturdier financial base to lessen the risk that they could collapse and cause a global meltdown.
On the heels of its explosive fourth season premiere, HBO has renewed the epic fantasy series for two more years. The network promised more “dazzling storytelling” in those fifth and sixth seasons.
Washburn’s Marina Quimby was named the MIAA’s Softball Hitter of the Week the league announced on Tuesday.
Damage to railroad tracks caused by last week’s flash flooding in west-central Missouri is forcing changes in Amtrak passenger service.