- Former Manhattan city attorney charged with child porn Updated: Oct-06-15 3:42 pm
KANSAS CITY, Kansas - The former city attorney of Manhattan has been charged with distributing and possessing child pornography.
- EPA finds hazardous waste violations at Missouri-Kansas City Updated: Oct-06-15 3:26 pm
LENEXA, Kansas - The University of Missouri-Kansas City will pay a $23,679 civil penalty for violating federal regulations involving the storage and handling of hazardous waste.
- Lawrence man sentenced to 15 years in prison in drug scheme Updated: Oct-01-15 6:56 am
KANSAS CITY, Kansas - One of two northeast Kansas twin brothers has been sentenced to 15 years in federal prison for his role in a multistate marijuana-trafficking operation.
- 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.
- Police: Rail worker killed by train at Kansas rail yard Updated: Sep-30-15 2:15 am
KANSAS CITY, Kansas - Authorities are investigating after a Union Pacific Railroad employee was found dead under a rail car in Kansas City, Kansas.
- Police identify body found outside Kansas City, Kansas, home Updated: Sep-30-15 2:09 am
KANSAS CITY, Kansas - Police have identified a 20-year-old man who was found dead outside a Kansas City, Kansas, home.
- Man sentenced to 19 years in federal prison in drug scheme Updated: Sep-29-15 5:47 pm
KANSAS CITY, Kansas - One of two northeast Kansas twin brothers convicted of roles in a multistate marijuana-trafficking operation has been sentenced to more than 19 years in federal prison.
- Favorable conditions help spawn oak leaf itch mite boom Updated: Sep-29-15 2:04 pm
KANSAS CITY, Kansas - People in the Kansas City region may soon feel the bite as favorable weather and environmental conditions have led to a boom in the oak leaf itch mite population.
- California man sentenced for driving load of heroin to KC Updated: Sep-28-15 4:43 pm
KANSAS CITY, Kansas - A California man who was being paid to drive drugs to Kansas City has been sentenced to 46 months in federal prison without parole.
- Dwyer gives Sporting KC 1-1 tie with Seattle Sounders Updated: Sep-27-15 11:49 pm
KANSAS CITY, Kansas - Dominic Dwyer scored in the 79th minute to give Sporting Kansas City a 1-1 draw with the Seattle Sounders on Sunday, further tightening the Western Conference standings.
- Head of KCK district named the state's top superintendent Updated: Sep-25-15 12:35 pm
KANSAS CITY, Kansas - The woman at the head of the Kansas City, Kansas, school district has been named the state's top superintendent.
- 22-year-old man fatally shot in Kansas City, Kansas Updated: Sep-24-15 11:51 am
KANSAS CITY, Kansas - Authorities are investigating after a man was fatally shot in Kansas City, Kansas.
- Brownback meets with group assigned to shape social policy Updated: Sep-23-15 5:33 pm
KANSAS CITY, Kansas - Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback meets for the first time with members of a newly formed council that will make recommendations on how the state should approach poverty and other social issues.
- Bicyclist injured in hit-and-run crash in Shawnee Updated: Sep-23-15 8:42 am
SHAWNEE, Kansas - Police say a bicyclist has been injured in a hit-and-run crash in the Kansas City suburb of Shawnee.
- Newspaper: Reports of teacher exodus from Kansas exaggerated Updated: Sep-22-15 12:32 pm
Kansas City, Missouri - Yes, most Kansas teachers you talk to are mad.
- Federal grants for police body cameras in Kansas Updated: Sep-21-15 5:07 pm
KANSAS CITY, Kansas - The federal government has awarded grants for law enforcement body cameras to Wichita, Dodge City and Wyandotte County and Kansas City, Kansas.
- Feilhaber, Dwyer help Sporting KC snap 5-game winless skid Updated: Sep-18-15 9:11 pm
- Man found dead outside of an Overland Park bar Updated: Sep-16-15 2:24 pm
OVERLAND PARK, Kansas - A man has been killed outside a bar in the Kansas City suburb of Overland Park.
- AP news guide: Kansas City's network of underground caves Updated: Sep-14-15 4:54 pm
KANSAS CITY, Missouri - A mother is in custody after her two young children were found barefoot, dirty and living in a wooden shipping crate in an underground cave - part of a massive subterranean network carved out beneath Kansas City.
- Remains found near Kansas City, Kansas, were Topeka man Updated: Sep-14-15 2:22 pm
KANSAS CITY, Kansas - Wyandotte County authorities say remains found in late August in Kansas City, Kansas, have been identified as those of a Topeka man.
- The Latest: Raiders booed off field at halftime vs Cincy Updated: Sep-13-15 6:12 pm
The Latest on the NFL's opening Sunday (all times EDT):
- Kansas regulators approve 9 percent increase in KCP&L rates Updated: Sep-10-15 7:00 pm
TOPEKA, Kansas - About 247,000 northeastern Kansas households and businesses will see their annual electric rates increase by 9 percent under changes that state regulators approved Thursday for Kansas City Power & Light Co.
- Google's Internet service eyes southern California, Kentucky Updated: Sep-10-15 6:42 pm
MOUNTAIN VIEW, California - Google may expand its ultra-fast Internet service into southern California and Kentucky for the first time.
- Julie Wright named AP news editor for Missouri and Kansas Updated: Sep-10-15 2:51 pm
CHICAGO - Julie Wright, an editor who has held senior newsroom management positions in Kansas, Alaska, Minnesota and Tennessee over a three-decade journalism career, has been named news editor for The Associated Press in Missouri and Kansas.
- The Latest: Victims' families commend jury's death sentence Updated: Sep-08-15 4:53 pm
OLATHE, Kansas - The latest on a white supremacist convicted of capital murder for killing three people at two Jewish sites in the Kansas City area (all times local):