The budgets proposed by the Kansas House and Senate include a plan to buy land in northeast Kansas for a new park.
The Kansas Highway Patrol says eight people are recovering from injuries suffered when the passenger van they were in crashed on the Kansas Turnpike.
IONIA, Mich. (AP) — A Michigan judge whose smartphone disrupted a hearing in his own courtroom has held himself in contempt and paid $25 for the infraction.
Judge Raymond Voet has a posted policy at Ionia County 64A
Dish Network is offering to buy Sprint Nextel Corp. in a cash-and-stock deal it values at $25.5 billion, saying its bid is superior to that of Japanese phone company SoftBank.
SEATTLE (AP) — Officials have identified the female snowshoer who was killed in an avalanche Saturday in the Cascade Mountains east of Seattle.
The King County medical examiner’s office said Monday that 55-year-old Joy Yu died of mechanical
JERUSALEM (AP) — Israelis paused to honor fallen soldiers and victims of terrorism on Monday as sirens wailed and ceremonies were held for the country’s Memorial Day.
It is one of the most melancholy and emotional dates on
LONDON (AP) — Colin Davis, the former principal conductor of the London Symphony Orchestra and one of Britain’s elder statesmen of classical music, has died at 85.
The orchestra said Davis died Sunday after a short illness.
PARIS (AP) — Interpol has joined the hunt for a French bandit who escaped from prison after taking four guards hostage and blasting through a series of armored doors to a waiting car.
Officials said Redoine Faid had
ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — A Turkish court on Monday convicted top Turkish pianist and composer Fazil Say of denigrating religion through comments he made on Twitter and handed down a 10-month suspended prison sentence, his lawyer said.
BEIRUT (AP) — Syrian activists say government warplanes have carried out airstrikes around the country.
The Britain-based Syrian Observatory says President Bashar Assad’s aircraft have hit targets in rebel-held areas near the capital Damascus, in the northern city