Lesser Prairie Chicken

Kansas pushes back on threatened bird

Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback announced Tuesday that he is pushing the federal government to assume some costs for protecting the lesser prairie…

Prostitution

Topeka massage parlor closed

A spokesman for the U.S. Attorney’s office in Kansas says a SW Topeka massage parlor has been closed after its owner was charged in District…

gavel

Former St. Joe detective pleads guilty

A former St. Joseph police detective has pleaded guilty to a federal charge accusing him of withholding information about a man who illegall…

Auto Sales Chrysler

Automakers see big US sales gains in May

Brisk demand for SUVs and pickup trucks — and a strong Memorial Day weekend — was expected to push U.S. auto sales to a seven-year high in M…