Posted: 09/27/2013 - With just three days left to avert a government shutdown, the Democratic-led Senate on Friday voted 54 to 44, along party lines, to fund federal operations for a few more months. The bill would keep the government through Nov. 15 at a $986 billion spending level.
Posted: 09/26/2013 - A new study published in Breast Cancer Research and Treatment in September 2013 shows that girls who ate peanut butter or nuts regularly from the ages of 9 to 15 were less likely to develop benign or non-cancerous breast disease by the time they were 30 years old.
Posted: 09/26/2013 - The 79-year-old Selig has repeatedly said since 2003 that his retirement was imminent, but Thursday marked the first time he issued a formal statement.
Posted: 09/26/2013 - Attorneys for Westar Energy and its electric customers are urging Kansas regulators to approve a plan that would raise utility rates for residential customers an average three dollars a month.
Posted: 09/25/2013 - Former Kansas City Royal outfielder Willie Wilson is again sporting a 1985 World Series ring, thanks to some good friends and fans.
Posted: 09/24/2013 - Forty attorneys general sent a letter to the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) on Tuesday urging the agency to meet its own deadline and regulate electronic cigarettes in the same way it regulates tobacco products.
Posted: 09/24/2013 - "Topeka Day is a way for us to thank Topeka residents for their support and to give back to our community," says Andrea Burton, president of Topeka Tourism Alliance and the tour center coordinator for the Capitol.
Posted: 09/24/2013 - The University of Kansas men's and women's basketball teams will celebrate the beginning of the 2013-14 season at the 29th annual Late Night in the Phog Friday, Oct. 4, in Allen Fieldhouse.
Posted: 09/24/2013 - The U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced on Tuesday that it will focus its attention on mobile medical apps that might harm patients if they do not work as intended.
Posted: 09/23/2013 - The Kansas Department of Corrections debuted a new feature Monday on its Facebook page. Each week, they'll feature a parole absconder, including the offender's photo, physical description and case information.