House Speaker John Boehner said Wednesday that he and top Senate Democrat Harry Reid have reached agreement on legislation to forestall a looming 24 percent cut in Medicare payments to doctors.
Millions of Americans could get extra time to enroll for taxpayer-subsidized coverage this year under President Barack Obama’s health care law, allowing the administration to boost sign-ups and the political fortunes of Democrats under attack over the program’s troubles.
The Labor Department says young adults held an average of just over six jobs each from ages 18 through 26.
The victims in Tuesday’s tower collapse in Pottawatomie County have been identified.
The operator of a Chicago commuter train that crashed at O’Hare International Airport admitted she “dozed off” before the accident, waking only when the train jumped off the tracks and climbed an escalator.
Despite concerns expressed by faculty members and others, the Dodge City Community College Board of Trustees approved a proposal that would eventually give administrative control of the school to Fort Hays State University.
A French satellite scanning the Indian Ocean for remnants of a missing jetliner found a possible plane debris field containing 122 objects.
Plans continue to move ahead on a 4 million dollar airport expansion project in Osage City.
Oprah Winfrey is taking a self-help show on the road.
Lloyd’s of London, the world’s oldest insurance market, says it has already begun paying out claims over the loss of Malaysian Airlines Flight 370.
The mother of a third-grader who shaved her head in solidarity with a cancer-stricken friend is asking for an end to the national furor over a school’s short-lived decision to bar her from campus.
New video shows the dramatic rescue of a worker from a burning Houston apartment complex that was under construction.
A military official familiar with the investigation says the civilian who fatally shot a sailor aboard a Navy destroyer came onto the installation in a tractor-trailer and was killed by a sailor assigned to the ship.
In his new book, “Life, Animated,” Ron Suskind tells the remarkable story of how Disney movies unlocked his autistic son’s emotions.
There’s a place in Lawrence where they’re using music to bring adults with special needs out of their shell.
Back in October we told you about Steven Wescott, his goat, Leroy Brown and their goal to walk from Seattle, Washington to times square.
Platte County is beginning a program officials hope will help more quickly find missing people who are suffering from diseases that leave them mentally impaired.