- Sprint reports 1Q loss Updated: Aug-04-15 7:53 am
OVERLAND PARK, Kansas - Sprint Corp. (S) on Tuesday reported a fiscal first-quarter loss of $20 million, after reporting a profit in the same period a year earlier.
- Police: Man fatally shot in rural Butler County Updated: Aug-04-15 5:31 am
EL DORADO, Kansas - A man has died after being shot in El Dorado in rural Butler County.
- Kansas corn, soybean crops generally in good shape for week Updated: Aug-04-15 5:05 am
TOPEKA, Kansas - Kansas corn and soybean crops were generally in good shape last week as farmers got into their fields an average of 5.7 days.
- Kansas lawmakers worry over shortfall in sales tax revenues Updated: Aug-04-15 5:04 am
TOPEKA, Kansas - Kansas legislators are concerned about lower-than-anticipated sales tax collections by the state over the past few months.
- Q&A: A look Obama's climate change plan and impact on states Updated: Aug-04-15 3:32 am
HELENA, Montana - President Barack Obama unveiled the final regulations in his plan that will cut carbon dioxide emissions nationwide 32 percent by 2030. Obama touted it as a bold step to slow climate change, while opponents said it was federal overreach that will raise prices for electricity consumers. Here's what you need to know about the impact of the new plan on the states:
- Man arrested in sexual assault of stepdaughter, 12 Updated: Aug-04-15 2:02 am
WICHITA, Kansas - A 29-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of sexually assaulting his 12-year-old stepdaughter in Wichita.
- Ex-Senate candidate: Board has ended probe of Facebook posts Updated: Aug-03-15 10:19 pm
TOPEKA, Kansas - A Kansas radiologist who lost a hard-fought primary battle to Republican Sen. Pat Roberts said Monday that the state's medical board has dropped an investigation into whether he violated patient privacy by posting X-ray images of severe medical injuries on Facebook.
- Ex-Senate candidate: Board has ended probe of Facebook posts Updated: Aug-03-15 10:04 pm
TOPEKA, Kansas - A Kansas radiologist who lost a hard-fought primary battle to Republican Sen. Pat Roberts says the state's medical board has dropped an investigation into whether he violated patient privacy by posting X-ray images of severe medical injuries.
- 7 Minnesota basketball players accused of assault spree Updated: Aug-03-15 8:01 pm
WICHITA, Kansas - Seven youth basketball players visiting Wichita for a weekend tournament were arrested on numerous charges Sunday night after police said they went on an assault spree around the city.
- Use of batboys and girls suspended after 9-year-old's death Updated: Aug-03-15 7:43 pm
KANSAS CITY, Missouri - The National Baseball Congress suspended using batboys and girls during its World Series games in Kansas following the death of a 9-year-old boy who was accidentally hit in the head with a bat during a game.
- Kansas governor says final power plant rule 'twice as bad' Updated: Aug-03-15 6:36 pm
TOPEKA, Kansas - Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback says the final version of a federal rule for cutting carbon emissions from power plants is "twice as bad" for the state as the original version outlined a year ago.
- Coach, teammates fondly remember Kansas batboy who died Updated: Aug-03-15 6:01 pm
WICHITA, Kansas - Members of a semi-pro Kansas baseball team say the 9-year-old batboy who died after being accidentally hit by a follow-through swing was energetic and hard-working, and had a nearly constant smile.
- Kansas teens less likely to be vaccinated against HPV Updated: Aug-03-15 5:33 pm
TOPEKA, Kansas - A public health advocacy group says teenagers in Kansas are among the least likely to be vaccinated against the human papillomavirus than they are in other states.
- Former University of Kansas chancellor Hemenway dies Updated: Aug-03-15 12:56 pm
LAWRENCE, Kansas - A memorial service is planned Sunday to honor former University of Kansas Chancellor Robert Hemenway.
- Taco Bell fires employee for insult on officer's food Updated: Aug-03-15 12:13 pm
NEWTON, Kansas - A Taco Bell in Newton has fired an employee who wrote an insult on the wrappers of tacos ordered by a police officer and his fiancee.
- University of Kansas gets $2M to recruit migrant students Updated: Aug-03-15 5:52 am
LAWRENCE, Kansas - The University of Kansas has announced that it received a $2 million grant from the U.S. Department of Education to help recruit and support migrant students.
- Police: Man stabbed, pelvic bone broken in argument Updated: Aug-03-15 1:50 am
WICHITA, Kansas - A 37-year-old man is in stable condition after Wichita police say his girlfriend stabbed him and broke his pelvic bone.
- Proceeds from 100 rifles to go to sick Kansas girl Updated: Aug-02-15 7:31 pm
WICHITA, Missouri - A gun manufacturer is donating the proceeds from 100 .22 rifles to raise money to help a southeastern Kansas girl with pulmonary hypertension pay for expenses related to her illness.
- Lucky breaks with federal funds, pensions help Kansas budget Updated: Aug-02-15 1:53 pm
TOPEKA, Kansas - Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback's latest efforts to prevent a state budget deficit were assisted by a well-timed decision on health care funding from federal officials and better-than-expected news about teacher pensions.
- Billionaire buys Woodlands racing complex, but future fuzzy Updated: Aug-02-15 12:53 pm
KANSAS CITY, Kansas - A billionaire Las Vegas casino owner has purchased The Woodlands racing complex in eastern Kansas, but with a number of unanswered legislative questions and an estimated $50 million in renovations needed, the facility's future is far from certain.
- Dynamo score late for 1-1 draw with Sporting KC Updated: Aug-01-15 11:03 pm
KANSAS CITY, Kansas - Ricardo Clark scored for Houston on a header in the 78th minute and the Dynamo and Sporting Kansas City tied 1-1 Saturday night.
- Small Kansas town gets name spelled the way it wants Updated: Aug-01-15 12:55 pm
ST. JOHN, Kansas - Residents of St. John have won a long battle to change the town's name to its original spelling.
- Kansas vying for $40M federal grant for Wildcat Creek Updated: Aug-01-15 12:53 pm
MANHATTAN, Kansas - Kansas has reached the final phase of a competition for a large federal grant that would be used to ease flooding concerns in the Manhattan area, according to the Kansas Department of Agriculture.
- Thousands of Kansans mistakenly told Medicaid coverage ended Updated: Aug-01-15 12:22 pm
TOPEKA, Kansas - The state mistakenly notified thousands of Kansans this week that their Medicaid coverage had been canceled.
- Wichita police searching for missing 4-month-old boy Updated: Aug-01-15 11:43 am
WICHITA, Kansas - Wichita police are searching for a 4-month-old boy who was last seen three weeks ago with his father.