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Both cities sought to put massive proposals before voters. Kansas City followed a deliberate process and was successful. St. Louis?
Hundreds of people gathered in Kansas City to protest the swearing-in of the nation's 45th president. Donald Trump took the oath of office earlier Friday in ...
Kansas guard Frank Mason III (0) and Kansas guard Devonte' Graham (4) watch a free throw during the second half, Tuesday, Nov. 22, 2016 during the ...
DODGE CITY, Kan. (KWCH) Ruth Esparza had been without power for nearly five days. But Friday afternoon, the lights came back on. "You don't realize what you have until you lose it," said Esparza.
Kansas lost 9,400 private-sector jobs in 2016, a blow to Gov. Sam Brownback's campaign promises in 2014 of creating 100,000 jobs over the next four years.
A Harvey County official said Friday that more people may be peripherally involved in the killing of three people near Moundridge, but it's thought that the two ...
There were 16 earthquakes in the region over the past week, half in Kansas and half in northern Oklahoma. None of the quakes in Kansas was above levels detectable to humans from ground shaking, with the two largest - on the northern edge of Harper ...
A University of Missouri-Kansas City student has been missing since Sunday following an early morning text to a friend about being pulled over by the police, the Kansas City Star reported. Toni Anderson disappeared shortly after sending a text to her ...
Rep. Roger Marshall (R-Kansas) sent Eyewitness News several pictures from his seat at the capitol. He said the energy in Washington, D.C.
Kansas lawmakers were already gearing up for major changes to the state's privatized Medicaid program, but the urgency for change has increased dramatically following a federal audit that determined the state was out of compliance with federal regulations.
This Saturday, more than 200,000 people are expected to travel to the nation's capital for the women's March on Washington.
Christ Brown's debut novel, Tropic of Kansas, will be out in July -- but Brown finished it years ago, long before the darkly comic trumpian political intrigue it envisions became more like factual reporting than satire.
The Kansas City area was blanketed in heavy fog Friday morning, limiting visibility for drivers. The good news - temperatures were well above freezing - unlike earlier in the week when freezing fog caused a number of traffic crashes.
Where Trump oozes backroom wheeler-dealer, O'Malley, a Republican who just announced his plans to explore a run for Kansas governor next year, screams a brand of 41-year-old fresh-faced earnestness not seen since Mr. Smith dashed off to Washington.
A Kansas City woman who married a Kenyan man so he could stay in the United States has pleaded guilty to violating U.S. immigration law.
Stun guns would be allowed on public college campuses in Kansas under a policy change made this week by the Kansas Board of Regents.
(AP) Kansas risks losing federal money if it doesn't improve its privatized Medicaid program. The federal Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services said in a letter dated last Friday that the program, known as KanCare, is "substantively out of compliance.
A 20-year-old Kansas City woman mysteriously vanished early Sunday morning after being pulled over by police after work - and her family is growing increasingly worried and confused.
Nearly two years after the Legislature passed a law banning a type of second-trimester abortion, the Kansas Supreme Court will hear arguments in March on whether that law is constitutional.
At a time where crop prices are poor and the farm economy is bleak, the small town of Cullison is seeing an optimistic future for cotton.
(Adds comments from executives) By Nick CareyCHICAGO, Jan 20 (Reuters) - Kansas City Southern on Friday reported a lower quarterly net profit that missed Wall Street estimates by a wide margin as a historic drop in the Mexican peso after the ...
Members of the Kansas House tax committee said during a hearing Thursday they remain skeptical and unconvinced of claims that a major part of Gov.
Jewish community centers in more than a dozen states - including Kansas - received bomb threats Wednesday, causing evacuations in numerous cases.
Anyone who bought in milk Kansas since 2003 is eligible for a cash payout as part of a class action lawsuit. Nora Lee, who works in the dairy department of Cash Savers in Haysville, knows why.
2016 was a record year at the Kansas Humane Society. The organization says it saved more animals than any other year. The facility took in nearly 12,000 animals in 2016.
"She stated to the officer that she was almost out of gas ... there's a QT real close," said Officer Darin Snapp, a spokesman with the Kansas City police Department. "The officer gave her a warning and watched her go to QT, and that's the last place ...
The state's auditors recommend that Kansas adopt stricter rules on how money and property seized by police officers can be used after a review of six law enforcement agencies.
Jeremy Guthrie, who started Game 7 of the 2014 World Series, hopes pitching for the Melbourne Aces can be a long-distance springboard back to the major ...
Souza captured the lives of President Ronald Reagan and President Barack Obama during his life as the White House photographer. But before venturing to the nation's capitol, he worked in Kansas at the Hutchinson News. "He was a young photographer at ...
Kansas-trained horses will have a hand - er, hoof - in the inauguration of America's 45th president on Friday. According to a news release from the Kansas Department of Corrections, 13 wild mustangs that were trained at the Hutchinson Correctional ...
KINSLEY, Kan (KWCH) While neighbors on one side of Marsh Avenue in Kinsley have power, the people living right across the street don't.
Topeka - Kansas legislators on Wednesday slammed Gov. Sam Brownback's accounting move to mask a hole in the state budget, then signaled they might approve it anyway.
SALINA - The Anderson Creek wildfire burned 273,000 acres in Barber County and over 400,000 acres spread out across the Oklahoma and Kansas border. After doing an assessment of the damage, the Barber County conservation district sought assistance ...
On Tuesday, a bill was introduced that would allow public colleges and universities in Kansas to ban guns from their campuses, despite a 2013 law permitting the concealed carry of handguns in all public buildings.
Federal officials have rejected Kansas' request to extend the state's privatized Medicaid program for another year after raising concerns about the program's ...
In testimony to the Senate education Committee, Blake Flanders, president of the Kansas Board of Regents, said Kansas bucks a national trend by relying more on tuition than state appropriations to support higher education. That's changed from the past.
TOPEKA, Kan. - A popular country band had a close call on Tuesday night as their tour bus caught fire. The Eli Young Band was just outside of Topeka, Kansas when their bus caught fire. According to CMT, the band had the night off and the bus was making ...
The crash happened just after 4 a.m. near 16th and Broadway, across the street from the Kauffman Performing arts Center. A shop called Plug Your Holes marked the end of the road for a white work van, when it came to a screeching halt following one wild ...
Break out the umbrellas - at least for Monday - and the light jackets because Kansas City is about to go through a January thaw this week.
The recognition came from the Kansas Department for Aging and Disability Services. Person-centered care is about focusing on the needs of the person rather than the needs of the facility.
MERRIAM, Kan. -- Parents could soon see seat belts on their child's school bus because Kansas lawmakers are looking at a bill to help protect children who ride the bus to school every day.
MONDAY MORNING UPDATE: Storm Team 12 Meteorologist Mark Larson says the rain and freezing rain will stick around for most of Kansas today. Some parts will see that rain turn over to snow. In Wichita, it will stay warm enough that we should not see any ...





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