Veterans who had trouble getting appointments at scandal-plagued Arizona hospital are finally getting treatment.
Police say a 15-year-old gunman at an Oregon high school had an assault rifle, handgun and several magazines of ammunition during attack.
Convenience store clerk injured when confrontation with angry customer turns into wild ride.
A man suspected of shooting his 2-year-old son in the head during a dispute with the child's mother has been charged with aggravated murder.
PGA Tour golfer Gary Woodland is set to host a tournament in Lawrence.
A 6-year-old Utah boy found chained to a bed while his father was at work probably was shackled like that each of the past 10 days since the…
A new exhibit is set to open to the public this weekend at the Flint Hills Discovery Center.
Facebook infringed on patents held by a Dutch computer programmer who tried to launch a similar site called "Surfbook" more than a decade ag…
Martha Hyer, an Oscar-nominated actress who starred alongside the likes of Frank Sinatra and Humphrey Bogart, has died.
A debate over whether the job protections afforded professional educators are partly to blame for what ails the nation's schools
Reaction from policy makers, lawmakers, and education activists to a Los Angeles judge's ruling Tuesday.
Excerpts from Los Angeles County Superior Court Judge Rolf Treu's ruling Tuesday that five California laws governing teacher tenure, layoffs…
U.S. companies relying on farmers for the raw materials in their products must take a more active role in ensuring the crops are grown in a …
The latest government snapshot shows the Agriculture Department has revised downward its forecast for the nation's drought-stricken winter w…
The Saline County Commission has refused to reconsider a vote rejecting a grant to provide a type of birth control to county residents.
Kansas officials have doubts about releasing much of the results from statewide math and reading tests taken by public school students earli…
Detroit high school student who spent most of her life in a wheelchair walks to the stage to receive her diploma.
New product uses garlic to lure mosquitoes to their death.
Construction of a special tunnel that will help migrating turtles cross a busy road is underway in Minnesota.
Rep. Eric Cantor loses his primary to a relatively unknown Tea Party candidate, Dave Brat.