More Headlines

State Regents Back Tuition Freeze

Updated: 04/16/2009 - The Board of Regents says deciding whether to freeze state tuition will be a job for the Legislature.

Read More

Library Will Not Restrict Access To Books

Updated: 04/16/2009 - The Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library voted Thursday to not restrict access to four books with sexual themes. A petition brought the books to their attention, but they ultimately decided a web site statement would suffice.

Read More

Quick Treatment Vital for Head Trauma

Updated: 05/29/2009 - The death of actress Natasha Richardson is a reminder to wear helmets while doing activities that carry a risk of fall or trauma, such as bicycle riding.

Read More

Topekans, Pirate-Targeted Ship Arrive in Kenya

Updated: 04/16/2009 - The Liberty Sun pulled into Mombasa with its bridge damaged by rocket propelled grenades and its windows shattered by gunfire. The crew, including two Topekans, wasn't hurt.

Read More

EPA, Police Swarm TreatCo's Kansas Plant

Updated: 04/16/2009 - The Environmental Protection Agency and other agencies have executed a federal search warrant at the Wichita plant of the nation's largest suppliers of natural dog treats.

Read More

Kan. Man Wins Tied Mayoral Election with Coin Toss

Updated: 04/16/2009 - Roger Wright won the toss Thursday during a meeting of the Lyon County commissioners. He had tied with Jena Johnson with the most write-in votes during the election last week.

Read More

Moran Ends Quarter with $2.9M for Kan. Senate Race

Updated: 04/16/2009 - Congressman Jerry Moran ended the last quarter with more than $2.9 million in cash for his Senate race in Kansas. But Congressman Todd Tiahrt, his rival for the Republican nomination next year, says the "generosity gap'' is closing.

Read More

Toddler Recovering After Burned, Skull Fractured

Updated: 04/16/2009 - Jason Lopez faces attempted murder and child abuse charges stemming from an incident in Topeka Saturday. The toddler he was babysitting, Fabian Hackett, was taken to the hospital with third-degree burns and a skull fracture.

Read More

Is The Volt The Car Of The Future?

Updated: 04/16/2009 - CBS Evening News: GM Says Electric Car Is Designed To Lead The Troubled Company Into Its Second Century.

Read More

Facebook Bad For The Brain?

Updated: 04/16/2009 - Students Who Use Social Networking Site Spend Less Time On Schoolwork, Study Finds.

Read More

Google growth slows dramatically in 1Q

Updated: 04/16/2009 - Google's revenue has declined from one quarter to the next for the first time since the Internet search leader went public nearly five years ago. That shows how this recession is hurting even highly profitable companies like Google.

Read More

$40M fuel theft from Army prompts global manhunt

Updated: 04/16/2009 - A former Army contractor convicted of stealing $40 million worth of fuel from a military base in Iraq is helping authorities search the globe for other suspects in the case.

Read More

Accused Marine returning to US from Mexico

Updated: 04/16/2009 - A Marine accused of killing a pregnant colleague in North Carolina and fleeing to Mexico will be returned to the U.S. this week, federal authorities said Thursday.

Read More

Health advocates tout new model of female condom

Updated: 04/16/2009 - Advocates of the female condom are promoting a less costly, more user-friendly version that they hope will vastly expand its role in the global fight against AIDS and other sexually transmitted diseases. An early version of the female condom was introduced in 1993, and it remains the only available woman-initiated form of protection against both STDs and unintended pregnancy.

Read More
631 SW Commerce Pl. Topeka, Kansas 66615 phone: 785-272-6397 fax: 785-272-1363 email: feedback@wibw.com
Copyright © 2002-2014 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability
Gray Television, Inc.