A Sedgwick County judge imposed a Hard 50 prison sentence on a man convicted of killing a Wichita woman while he was on parole for another murder in Lawrence.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Consumers increased their spending in June at the fastest pace in four months even though their income growth slowed.
Consumer spending rose 0.5 percent in June compared with May, when spending was up 0.2 percent,
NEW YORK (AP) — The subject of bad dates comes up during an interview with Krysta Rodriguez, and she offers up a doozy.
A few years ago, she and her boyfriend spent a ton of money on an
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greek civil servants protesting mass staff cuts took their campaign to the gates of the ancient Acropolis on Friday, after the government announced that 500 workers at the culture ministry would be suspended next
BAMAKO, Mali (AP) — A Mali government official says none of the 28 candidates in the presidential election received a majority vote, and a runoff will be held later this month between the top two finishers.
CAIRO (AP) — An international human rights group has warned Egypt’s new interim leadership against ending sit-ins by loyalists of ousted president by force, saying all measures must be taken to avert a “bloodbath.”
The statement by Human
FORT MEADE, Maryland (AP) — The government’s contention that Pfc. Bradley Manning harmed national security by leaking U.S. secrets is getting a more public airing.
Three of the four witnesses who have testified so far at his sentencing
FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) — A young boy is recovering in a southwest Florida hospital after he was sucked into a drainpipe while playing with other children and carried several hundred yards.
The Fort Myers News-Press (http://newspr.es/137cm8Q) reports
BERLIN (AP) — The German government has canceled a Cold War-era surveillance pact with the United States and Britain following concerns about their alleged electronic eavesdropping in Germany.
Foreign Minister Guido Westerwelle said Friday that ending the agreement
BAMAKO, Mali (AP) — Mali presidential race goes to runoff after no candidates receive majority vote, says ministry.
MOSCOW (AP) — The Russian lawyer for Edward Snowden says the National Security Agency leaker has determined where he will live, but is still figuring out what he will do during his stay in Russia.
Russia granted Snowden
A federal judge has dismissed a lawsuit arising from a close Kansas House race last year and the losing incumbent’s attempt to contact voters whose ballots were set aside.
A Kansas man who was shot when he and a cousin tried to break into a rural Lyon County home has been sentenced to about five years in prison.
KATMANDU, Nepal (AP) — Police in Nepal said Friday that have arrested two men suspected of being involved in the 2010 disappearance of a 23-year-old American woman.
Aubrey Sacco of Greeley, Colorado, has been missing since she failed
NEW YORK (AP) — Big jobs numbers, a revival in manufacturing activity and a Federal Reserve seemingly committed to keeping interest rates low are driving U.S. stock futures higher after the S&P surpassed 1,700 for the first time
BEIRUT (AP) — Activists say latest clashes in northern Syria between Kurdish opposition fighters and rebels linked to al-Qaida have killed 12 Islamic fighters.
The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said on Friday that the clashes took
PRAGUE (AP) — Czech President Milos Zeman has been diagnosed with diabetes, but his doctors say they believe his condition won’t prevent him from doing his duties.
Dr. Ales Zak says Zeman needs “medium intensive treatment” for his