Posted: 02/18/2009 - Should he resign? Can he be forced out? Will he face criminal charges?
Posted: 02/18/2009 - The alleged leader of a Ku Klux Klan group was indicted on a second-degree murder charge Wednesday in the shooting death of an Oklahoma woman who police said was killed during an initiation in south Louisiana.
Posted: 02/18/2009 - As authorities considered criminal charges, the woman whose 200-pound domesticated chimpanzee went berserk and mauled a friend backtracked Wednesday on whether she gave the animal the anti-anxiety drug Xanax.
Posted: 02/18/2009 - The future for Brazil's mighty farm sector could be grim, with hotter temperatures pushing crops past its borders, uphill into the Andes and toward the tip of South America.
Posted: 02/18/2009 - Take a moment to thank someone in the armed forces and you obey a noteworthy command. Governor Sebelius signed a proclamation that declared today, February 18th, as Armed Forces Appreciation Day this year.
Posted: 02/18/2009 - Ensuring that Kansans continues to license qualified adult care home administrators, Governor Kathleen Sebelius has made an appointment to the Board of Adult Care Home Administrators.
Posted: 02/18/2009 - The Little Mermaid will leave Denmark for the first time in its nearly 100-year history.
Posted: 02/18/2009 - A Cypriot official says a ship suspected of transporting Iranian arms to Gaza is free to leave the island, as its cargo has been unloaded.
Posted: 02/18/2009 - The Shawnee County Sheriff's Office has announced a new web- based program aimed at keeping you and your family safe from predators.
Posted: 02/18/2009 - Doorstep held its 6th-annual Operation Soup Line Wednesday. The event raises money for Doorstep to provide emergency rent, utility, food, clothing, transportation and medication assistance.
Posted: 02/18/2009 - When fourth graders at Christ the King School sealed their care package for a soldier, they never thought they would meet the person it was addressed to. The day did come and Wednesday the students were introduced to Sgt. Sweet.
Posted: 02/18/2009 - Dick Patterson was named acting Head of School for Topeka Collegiate. He replaces David Hudspeth, who left after two and a half years.
Posted: 02/18/2009 - The author of a discredited Holocaust memoir is not apologizing.
Posted: 02/18/2009 - Zimbabwe tried to combat the world's highest inflation by widening the use of foreign currency Wednesday - the first act of a coalition government that gave the longtime opposition control of much economic policy.
Posted: 02/18/2009 - For generations, children with signs of head lice were summarily sent home by the school nurse to their everlasting shame. Now schools have become less nitpicky.
Posted: 02/18/2009 - A Louisiana grand jury has indicted the alleged leader of a Ku Klux Klan group on a second-degree murder charge in the death of an Oklahoma woman.
Posted: 02/18/2009 - Meghan McCloskey heard the call to service when she was in college, applying to the Peace Corps during her senior year. That call only got louder as she realized her shrinking job options in the faltering economy.
Updated: 02/19/2009 - The Kansas budget cash crunch has been averted. Legislative leaders Wednesday approved moving money into the state's main bank account from other state agencies. Moving that $225 million gives the state enough cash to pay its bills on time.
Posted: 02/18/2009 - Geronimo's descendants have sued Skull and Bones - the secret society at Yale University linked to presidents and other powerful figures - claiming that its members stole the remains of the legendary Apache leader decades ago and have kept them ever since.
Posted: 02/18/2009 - Conchita Cintron, who broke into the male-dominated sport of bullfighting at age 13 and became one of the world's first famous woman matadors, has died. She was 86.
Posted: 02/18/2009 - Doctors say a Connecticut woman mauled by a 200-pound chimpanzee is making slight progress after more than seven hours of surgery by four teams of surgeons. Dr. Kevin Miller of Stamford Hospital says 55-year-old Charla Nash suffered extensive facial and hand injuries when she was attacked Monday. He says stabilizing her condition took more than seven hours of surgery.
Posted: 02/18/2009 - Philip Morris was ordered by a jury to pay $8 million in damages to the widow of a smoker who died of lung cancer in a case that could set a standard for some 8,000 similar Florida lawsuits.
Posted: 02/18/2009 - In an about-face following a torrent of online protests, Facebook is backing off a change in its user policies while it figures how best to resolve questions like who controls the information shared on the social networking site.
Posted: 02/18/2009 - Danny Gokey was proclaimed the "Hero" of "American Idol." Three of the show's four judges heaped praise on the 28-year-old church music director from Milwaukee on Tuesday, following his rendition of the Mariah Carey tune "Hero" at the end of the Fox singing competition's first performance show of season eight.