arson

Eastern Kansas barn fires declared arson

A pair of early-morning hay barn fires in east-central Kansas have been declared arson, and authorities are asking the state fire marshal's office to help investigate.…
abortion

Kansas lawmakers avoiding big abortion debate

Top Republican legislators are blocking a debate in Kansas on banning most abortions early in pregnancy while engineering passage of a bill to make technical changes in anti-abortion laws.…
Paul Ryan, Dave Camp

House GOP moves against health care law

House Republicans are launching a new attack on the president's health care law, just days after the law beat expectations by signing up more than 7 million Americans.…
Fort Hood

Army: Fort Hood gunman showed no previous violence

The soldier who killed three people before committing suicide in an attack on the same Texas military base where more than a dozen people were slain in 2009 had shown no recent risks of violence.…