Brownback has signed legislation revising the Kansas law allowing convicted murderers to be sentenced to at least 50 years in prison.
High school football is underway in the state of Kansas. Find out which teams kicked off the season with a victory. The Kansas First News Sports team brings scores and highlights in the Football Frenzy.
MEXICO CITY (AP) — A federal judge in Mexico has ordered the release of two teenagers who had claimed that the cocaine police found in their van was hidden in the vehicle before it was purchased at U.S.
Investigators interviewed the suspect yesterday but did not have sufficient probable cause to make an arrest at that time.
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — A Puerto Rico family that starred in a TV ad promoting investment in the island has joined an ongoing exodus to Florida, an embarrassment to a government trying to halt an economic
While in Topeka Friday morning, republican Kansas Senator Jerry Moran says he will be voting “no” when it comes to using force in the war-torn country.
MAIDUGURI, Nigeria (AP) — Nigeria’s military raided an Islamic insurgent camp and launched air and ground attacks over two days, killing about 50 sect members, a military official said Friday.
This came as Nigerians mourned the death of
Newly released sampling data from 51 Kansas counties show slightly more of this year’s wheat graded as top quality.
A panel appointed by Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback is recommending several strategies for reducing childhood poverty
ACCRA, Ghana (AP) — Environmental officials in the West African nation of Ghana have denied a link between offshore oil production and four dead whales that have washed ashore in recent days.
The country’s Environmental Protection Agency said
BEIRUT (AP) — The State Department ordered all nonessential U.S. personnel Friday to leave Lebanon, reflecting fears that an American-led strike on neighboring Syria would unleash more bloodshed in this already fragile nation.
The Lebanese government’s top security
NEW YORK (AP) — A.C. Crispin, a science fiction author who wrote popular tie-in novels to “Star Trek” and “Star Wars” and helped run the online watchdog “Writer Beware” that alerted authors to literary scams, has died.
The Kansas Court of Appeals has reinstated a 2010 lawsuit over a state budget-balancing move filed by then-House speaker Mike O’Neal
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — The Florida defense attorney who was the public face of George Zimmerman’s legal team has signed on to be a legal analyst for CNN.
Mark O’Mara appeared Friday morning on CNN’s “New Day” program,
DALLAS (AP) — A Texas art museum announced Friday it had acquired a rarely displayed painting by John Singer Sargent that depicts Edwin Booth, the renowned 19th-century actor and brother of President Abraham Lincoln’s assassin.
The portrait from
NEW YORK (AP) — After the crossfire, CNN’s new debating crew plans a “Ceasefire.”
The network is resurrecting its old “Crossfire” political debate show starting Monday. CNN Washington Bureau Chief Sam Feist said Friday that toward the end
MAIDUGURI, Nigeria (AP) — Nigeria military says it killed 50 insurgents in northeast; Residents say sect killed 9.