Kansas

Kansas City, Kan., police officer Brad Lightfoot, right, walks Susan Goble to the shooting scene of a police officer in Kansas City, Kan., on Tuesday. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner)

Authorities: Kansas officer’s shooting death not an ambush

KANSAS CITY, Kan. — The fatal shooting of a Kansas City, Kansas,…

 

Texas Department of Criminal Justice prisoners are evacuated from the Terrell and Stringfellow Units on Sunday in Rosharon, Texas. (Jon Shapley/Houston Chronicle via AP)

At least 6 dead, 2 missing after floods in Texas, Kansas

HOUSTON — Authorities in central Texas found two more bodies along flooded…

 

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell, left, laughs as Oakland Raiders owner Mark Davis talks to the media after an NFL owners meeting on Jan. 12 in Houston. (Pat Sullivan/AP)

NFL won’t rule out a Raiders move to Sin City

Empty suit, err, NFL commissioner Roger Goodell straddled the fence on Wednesday …

 

Los Angeles Lakers head coach Phil Jackson gestures during the first half of their NBA basketball game against the Golden State Warriors, Sunday, Dec. 9, 2007, in Los Angeles. (Mark J. Terrill/AP)

Hey, Zen Master, how ’bout them Warriors now?

And now, a moment of silence for Phil Jackson and his New…

Los Angeles Lakers head coach Phil Jackson gestures during the first half of their NBA basketball game against the Golden State Warriors, Sunday, Dec. 9, 2007, in Los Angeles. (Mark J. Terrill/AP)
Emergency personnel work on a train that derailed near Dodge City, Kan., Monday, March 14, 2016. An Amtrak statement says the train was traveling from Los Angeles to Chicago early Monday when it derailed just after midnight. (Daniel Szczerba via AP)

Amtrak train derails in Kansas, injuring at least 32

CIMARRON, Kan. — A passenger train derailed overnight in a rural area…

Emergency personnel work on a train that derailed near Dodge City, Kan., Monday, March 14, 2016. An Amtrak statement says the train was traveling from Los Angeles to Chicago early Monday when it derailed just after midnight. (Daniel Szczerba via AP)
In this photo provided by KWCH-TV, police vehicles line the road after reports of a shooting in Hesston, Kan., on Thursday. (KWCH-TV via AP)

County sheriff: Multiple deaths, injuries Kansas attacks

HESSTON, Kan. — A county sheriff said Thursday it's possible "as many"…

In this photo provided by KWCH-TV, police vehicles line the road after reports of a shooting in Hesston, Kan., on Thursday. (KWCH-TV via AP)
Sen. Mitch Holmes, R-St. John, has come come under withering criticism over the weekend for a setting a dress code targeted at women.  (AP Photo, Topeka Capital-Journal, Thad Allton)

Women’s wear ‘distracts’ state lawmakers

TOPEKA, Kan. — Republican Sen. Mitch Holmes clearly recalls when women have…

Sen. Mitch Holmes, R-St. John, has come come under withering criticism over the weekend for a setting a dress code targeted at women.  (AP Photo, Topeka Capital-Journal, Thad Allton)
Charlie Niebergall/APWichita State's Fred VanVleet

Wichita State knocks off Kansas in NCAA Tournament

OMAHA, Neb. — The boys from Wichita State had been hearing it…

Charlie Niebergall/APWichita State's Fred VanVleet
Orlin Wagner/AP PhotoKansas State players including Wesley Iwundu

Melee after Kansas State's upset puts spotlight on safety

MANHATTAN — More than a dozen security officials dressed in bright green…

Orlin Wagner/AP PhotoKansas State players including Wesley Iwundu
AP Photo/Johnson County SheriffIn this photo provided by the Johnson County

Supremacist faces murder charges in Kansas deaths

The white supremacist charged in shootings that left three people dead at…

AP Photo/Johnson County SheriffIn this photo provided by the Johnson County
AP Photo/The Kansas City Star

Kansas shooting suspect had no record of violence

Never one to keep his hatred to himself, Frazier Glenn Cross for…

AP Photo/The Kansas City Star
Jeff Roberson/APStanford's Josh Huestis

Stanford is Sweet 16 bound after stunning Kansas

ST. LOUIS -- Dwight Powell had 15 points and seven rebounds and…

Jeff Roberson/APStanford's Josh Huestis
AP Photo/Charlie Riedel

Wind power line proposal irks some Midwest farmers

The windy plains of Kansas could be a treasure trove in the…

AP Photo/Charlie Riedel
AP Photo/Wichita Eagle

Boeing jumbo jet lands at wrong Kansas airport

A Boeing 747 jumbo jet mistakenly landed at a small Kansas airport…

AP Photo/Wichita Eagle

Topeka, Kansas decriminalizes domestic violence

DIM BULB: In a nasty dispute with its local county district attorney,…

Hippo not keen on traveling

You may have noticed the vacant hippo exhibit at the San Francisco…