- AG to seek 'Hard 50' for Kansas murder suspect Updated: Dec-05-13 4:31 pm
- Kansas Senate leader has plan to toughen 'Hard 50' Updated: Dec-05-13 3:04 pm
- Kan. gov. says rural housing may be issue in 2014 Updated: Dec-05-13 11:18 am
- Kan. AG mulls seeking death penalty for 4 killings Updated: Dec-04-13 7:37 pm
- Mo. Senate vote on incentives aimed at Boeing Updated: Dec-04-13 3:49 pm
- Plans for wider highway endanger 'Points of Rock' Updated: Dec-04-13 12:19 pm
- Man convicted of trying to run over Kan. trooper Updated: Dec-04-13 7:37 am
- Kansas GOP announces speakers for annual gathering Updated: Dec-03-13 5:05 am
- Kan. aqueduct project faces challenges Updated: Nov-30-13 11:45 am
- Kan. AG evaluating evidence in SE Kan. slayings Updated: Nov-29-13 1:30 pm
- Kan. agency releases report into party bus death Updated: Nov-29-13 9:17 am
- Kan. AG's office takes quadruple homicide case Updated: Nov-28-13 1:38 pm
- Kansas courts names new spokeswoman Updated: Nov-27-13 12:52 pm
- Kansas legislators hear health care update Updated: Nov-25-13 2:44 pm
- Mo. Gov. Nixon critical of diverting water to Kan. Updated: Nov-22-13 11:43 am
- 2 killed in W. Kan. crash Updated: Nov-21-13 4:02 pm
- Kansas congressman seeks end to wind tax credit Updated: Nov-21-13 1:26 pm
- Ex-Kan. lawmaker to lead health consumers' group Updated: Nov-18-13 5:06 am
- Analysis: Wariness greets call for KC-area truce Updated: Nov-17-13 1:58 pm
- Kan. patrol says driver's condition impacted crash Updated: Nov-16-13 4:26 pm
- Report: Neb. should pay Kan. $5.5M in water fight Updated: Nov-15-13 6:22 pm
- Kan. AG awards funds to crime victims Updated: Nov-15-13 5:06 am
- Brownback announces Kansas reading initiative Updated: Nov-14-13 7:23 pm
- Nixon seeks moratorium in 'border war' with Kansas Updated: Nov-12-13 6:02 pm
- Kan. governor confirms talks over 'border war' Updated: Nov-12-13 5:55 pm
COLBY, Kansas - Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt says he'll seek the "Hard 50" prison sentence for a man accused of fatally stabbing a former girlfriend and setting her house on fire.
TOPEKA, Kansas - Kansas Senate Majority Leader Terry Bruce says he'll push next year to strengthen the state's "Hard 50" sentencing law for convicted murderers.
TOPEKA, Kansas - Gov. Sam Brownback said creating a new rural housing program may be on Kansas legislators' agenda next year because communities see it as important to attracting new workers.
OSWEGO, Kansas - No decision has been made on whether to seek the death penalty for a 22-year-old man charged with capital murder in the deaths of a southeast Kansas woman and her three children, an assistant attorney general said Wednesday after a court hearing.
JEFFERSON CITY, Missouri - The 23-8 vote Wednesday by which the Missouri Senate approved legislation offering up to $1.7 billion of incentives over two decades for Boeing to assemble a commercial airplane in St. Louis.
DODGE CITY, Kansas - Historic preservationists have launched an online petition seeking to prevent a longtime landmark on the western edge of Dodge City from being removed to make way for an expansion of U.S. 50 to four lanes.
LEAVENWORTH, Kansas - A McLouth man will be sentenced Dec. 18 for trying to run over a Kansas Highway Patrol trooper.
TOPEKA, Kansas - Aside from the potentially billions of dollars it could cost to divert water from the Missouri River to western Kansas, the negotiations among interested parties would make such an infrastructure project a daunting task.
TOPEKA, Kansas - An upcoming court appearance is scheduled for a 22-year-old man suspected of killing a southeast Kansas woman and her three children.
KANSAS CITY, Kansas - Although a party bus driver insists she properly latched a door from which a Kansas woman fell to her death, Kansas Highway Patrol troopers said in an investigative report released this week they doubted that was possible.
PARSONS, Kansas - The Kansas attorney general's office will handle any criminal prosecution of a man suspected in the deaths of a young mother and her three children.
TOPEKA, Kansas - The Kansas Supreme Court says a new spokeswoman has been named for the Kansas court system.
TOPEKA, Kansas - A Kansas insurance department official said Monday that the agency is working with Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas to provide guidance for continuing coverage for some 10,000 policies that previously were canceled because they wouldn't have conformed to the federal health care law.
KANSAS CITY, Missouri - Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon says diverting Missouri River water to Kansas would be "ill-advised."
TRIBUNE, Kansas - Two men have been killed in a single-vehicle crash in western Kansas.
TOPEKA, Kansas - A Kansas congressman said it's time to end a federal tax credit that has helped make his state a leader in the wind energy development industry.
TOPEKA, Kansas - A former Kansas House member from Topeka will become interim executive director of the Kansas Health Consumer Coalition next month.
TOPEKA, Kansas - Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon generated skepticism in two state capitols by calling publicly for a moratorium on the use of incentives by his state and Kansas to lure businesses across the state line in the Kansas City area.
BONNER SPRINGS, Kansas - The Kansas Highway Patrol says a school bus driver's medical condition directly impacted the cause of a crash that injured the driver and 22 middle school students.
OMAHA, Nebraska - A special water master found Friday that Nebraska took more than its share of water from the Republican River in 2005 and 2006 and recommended that it pay Kansas $5.5 million for the breach.
TOPEKA, Kansas - A state board has awarded nearly $259,000 to 111 Kansas victims of violent crime needing help with such expenses as mental health treatment and funeral costs.
TOPEKA, Kansas - Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback on Thursday proposed a new reading initiative aimed at boosting proficiency among school children.
KANSAS CITY, Missouri - Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon called Tuesday for a moratorium on his state's ongoing tug-of-war with neighboring Kansas over efforts to lure companies across the border, arguing the Kansas City metro area would attract more jobs if the states work as partners rather than rivals.
TOPEKA, Kansas - Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback says he's open to discussions with Missouri on ending the use of incentives to lure businesses across the border in the Kansas City area.