A 6-year-old boy who was critically wounded in a school shooting died Saturday, days after a 14-year-old boy opened fire on a school playground, authorities said.
A 32-year-old was taken into custody in connection with an arson Friday evening at a northwest Topeka home.
Kansas is overhauling a program that confines sex offenders indefinitely for post-prison mental health treatment.
A foundation named after the pharmaceutical company founder who established the Kansas City Royals has announced a $79 million scholarship program to celebrate what would have been Ewing Marion Kauffman's 100th birthday.
Cool, dry weekend
After getting hit by a car, a deer attacks the driver