- Attorneys ask court to lift stay in school funding lawsuit Updated: Oct-03-15 3:01 pm
TOPEKA, Kansas - Attorneys representing Kansas school districts that are suing the state over inadequate funding have asked the Kansas Supreme Court to lift a stay on a lower court ruling and release state funds to public school districts.
- Kansas Democrats expected to pick veteran activist as leader Updated: Sep-30-15 8:01 pm
TOPEKA, Kansas - Kansas Democrats expect to pick a longtime Wichita-area activist as their new state chairman this weekend to concentrate on fundraising and boosting their numbers in the Legislature after the abrupt resignation of a leader who suggested rebranding the party.
- Gov. Sam Brownback's office sends email on welfare policies Updated: Sep-25-15 6:51 pm
TOPEKA, Kansas - Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback this week sent a message criticizing government dependence and touting his own welfare reforms to supporters of his successful 2014 campaign for re-election.
- Attorney: Judges still pursuing lawsuit on judicial budget Updated: Sep-23-15 7:21 pm
TOPEKA, Kansas - An attorney for four Kansas judges said Wednesday that they will continue pursuing a lawsuit involving the court system's budget, despite an order protecting its funding obtained by Attorney General Derek Schmidt in his own separate case.
- US effort to close Guantanamo prison still facing roadblocks Updated: Sep-14-15 3:59 am
WASHINGTON - The Obama administration's struggling quest to close the U.S. detention center at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, is mired in state and federal politics.
- About 200 attend Kansas meeting on Guantanamo transfers Updated: Sep-03-15 7:34 pm
LEAVENWORTH, Kansas - About 200 people attended a town hall meeting about the possible transfer of Guantanamo Bay detainees to Fort Leavenworth.