Posted: 08/17/2009 - The White House sought to reassure jittery supporters Monday that President Obama is not abandoning the fight for a public health insurance option.
Posted: 08/17/2009 - Beginning this Thursday, August 20th, through Labor Day, Setpember 20th. The Kansas Highway Patrol will participate in "Drunk Driving. Over the Limit. Under Arrest!"
Posted: 08/17/2009 - Inside a freezer in a research laboratory at the University of Washington are blood and blood plasma samples from 92 people who suffer from mysterious illnesses, including tremors, memory loss and severe migraine headaches.
Posted: 08/17/2009 - In recent seasons, "Dancing With the Stars" has given exposure to such unlikely dancers as "Cheers" and Pixar favorite John Ratzenberger, magician Penn Jillette and Oscar-winning octogenarian actress Cloris Leachman. But this year, the show is adding an even more unusual guest: A Hammer.
Posted: 08/17/2009 - A market research firm says 40 percent of tweets are “pointless babble.”
Posted: 08/17/2009 - When the Michael Vick headlines faded, the blood sport grew stronger and went even more underground, with thugs taking inventive precautions to keep police at bay, animal cruelty experts say.
Posted: 08/17/2009 - From Yellowstone National Park to the Everglades, America's 391 national parks are in need of repair -- and thanks to the economic stimulus signed into law, help is now underway.
Updated: 08/17/2009 - Westar costumers could be paying the same rates for their electric usage before the end of the year.
Updated: 08/17/2009 - The Marian Clinic is pleased to announce the appointment of Robert Trepinski as Executive Director, who will begin Clinic duties August 17.
Posted: 08/17/2009 - Researchers will be contacting random households containing licensed drivers until September 11 to offer the survey, which they expect will take ten minutes to complete.
Updated: 08/17/2009 - The University of Kansas is making an alcohol education course mandatory for new students who are under the age of 22. The two-part course is on-line and completion is required for students before they can register for the Spring semester.
Posted: 08/17/2009 - The man killed in Colorado by a falling boulder is identified as an executive with Sprint.
Posted: 08/17/2009 - Last week the Kansas Supreme Court approved a document that would allow price to get out of jail if he signed a consent order promising not to practice unauthorized law in the State of Kansas.
Posted: 08/17/2009 - We now know exactly what was stolen from Indian Hills Elementary school over the weekend.
Posted: 08/17/2009 - Research presented this weekend reinforced previous findings that 90 percent of paper money circulating in U.S. cities contains traces of cocaine.
Posted: 08/17/2009 - Dorm living has gotten expensive as students bringing laptops, iPhones, LCD TVs, MP3 players, digital cameras and expensive video game systems to campus. These items, essential for today’s students, are also targets of campus thieves.
Posted: 08/17/2009 - Hundreds of gay men have been tortured and killed in Iraq in recent months, some by the nation's security forces, Human Rights Watch said Monday.
Posted: 08/17/2009 - Two concerned mothers have been all over TV screens recently, but unlike most of the mothers who have made appearances on TV of late, they are not concerned about health care reform.
Posted: 08/17/2009 - The newly named lawyer for Michael Jackson's children makes her first court appearance Monday as a judge decides if he'll approve a contract between Jackson's estate and concert promoter AEG Live.
Updated: 08/17/2009 - The skies opened up with rain as students arrived at Wanamaker Elementary for first day of school.
Updated: 08/17/2009 - Big Brother 11 is under way on CBS and producers of the show had to make a decision they've rarely made through the last 11 seasons...they evicted a house guest themselves. Chima is out.
Posted: 08/17/2009 - An Afghan militant group is willing to "help" U.S. and coalition forces, if they prepare to leave Afghanistan, the group's leader said in a statement given to CNN on Monday.
Posted: 08/17/2009 - Whether or not it has anything more dangerous than a cargo of timber on board, vanished ship Arctic Sea certainly now carries the answers to one of the most intriguing maritime mysteries to emerge in recent times.
Posted: 08/17/2009 - Bill became the first hurricane of the 2009 Atlantic season as it continued to gain strength, but remained far from any shore Monday morning, forecasters said.