Updated: 12/12/2008 - Evidence mounted Friday that a child's skull discovered near Caylee Anthony's home belonged to the missing toddler, although investigators cautioned it could be a week or more before they have conclusive DNA evidence.
Updated: 12/12/2008 - You can enjoy the sights and sounds of Christmas, drive-in style. Topeka Bible Church hosted a free holiday light show Friday night. You don't even have to get out of your car!
Updated: 12/12/2008 - Juvenile Court Judge Tim Henderson found a mother in contempt Friday for refusing to testify about the whereabouts of 14-year old Ashton Baker. Bambi Baker-Hazen contends her daughter has been abused in the state's child welfare system.
Updated: 12/12/2008 - GM's Fairfax Assembly Plant will now close for the holiday break on Dec. 24 and not reopen until Feb. 9. The move is part of cuts that involve temporarily closing 20 factories across North America.
Updated: 12/12/2008 - Things were heating up on the ice at the Kansas Expocentre Friday. The 33rd annual World Championship Ice Racing Series kicks off Saturday night at the Expocentre.
Updated: 12/12/2008 - Four retiring firefighters who collectively have served Topeka and its citizens for 110 years were honored in a reception at TPAC Friday.
Updated: 12/12/2008 - The YWCA is helping give battered women and their children hope this Christmas. The Battered Women Task Force Holiday Store is in its fifth year.
Updated: 12/12/2008 - Kohl's Department Stores has announced its joint bid with Forever 21 Inc. In an auction Thursday, Kohl's successfully acquired 46 Mervyn locations for $6.25 million.
Updated: 12/12/2008 - For the first time, we know which company is looking to build a new distribution warehouse in Topeka. A Chamber of Commerce news release Friday says it's Home Depot.
Updated: 12/12/2008 - The Kansas Department of Labor says wait times are 25 to 35 minutes at the KS Unemployment Contact Center because of more inquiries regarding unemployment and extended unemployment programs.
Updated: 12/12/2008 - A threat forced evacuation of the North Topeka WalMart, at Hwy. 24 and Rochester Rd., Friday night. Authorities searched but no word of them finding anything.
Updated: 12/12/2008 - Human rights activists waging a high-profile campaign to end the violence in Sudan's western Darfur region are pushing President-elect Barack Obama and his team to re-energize efforts to end the nearly six-year conflict.
Updated: 12/12/2008 - Of all the things President-elect Barack Obama needs right now, one of them surely isn't a new set of lofty expectations on his well-burdened shoulders. But recent attention to Obama's on-and-off smoking habit has pinned a new kind of audacious hope to him.
Updated: 12/12/2008 - With Congress gridlocked and the economy floundering, the Bush administration declared Friday it would step in to prevent the "precipitous collapse" of the U.S. auto industry and the disastrous loss of hundreds of thousands of jobs sure to follow.
Updated: 12/12/2008 - In a move that could make it easier to negotiate a sale, Yahoo Inc. has overhauled a severance program that could have saddled potential buyers with a huge bill after a takeover.
Updated: 12/12/2008 - For immigrants who send money to their home countries, wire-transfer shops are backbones of their neighborhoods. On some blocks in San Francisco's Mission District, every third or fourth business might offer some sort of money transfer service, and they're always bustling, even on a Sunday morning.
Updated: 12/12/2008 - if you can call it that - for my first triathlon included nothing more high-tech than a $35 digital watch and a basic MP3 player. But now that winter is arriving, sapping my motivation to get off the couch, I've started looking at fitness gadgets that could help refresh my workouts.
Updated: 12/12/2008 - Americans may be cutting back on holiday shopping, but they are still buying video games - to the tune of nearly $3 billion in November, according to data from market researcher NPD Group.
Updated: 12/12/2008 - When University of Central Florida junior Nicole Nissim got stumped in trigonometry, she checked out what was showing on YouTube.
Updated: 12/12/2008 - Police say a man was not expected to survive after being critically wounded in a Los Angeles freeway shooting.
Updated: 12/12/2008 - The reputed kingpin of a violent Colombian cartel blamed for smuggling cocaine worth $10 billion to the U.S. was flown aboard an FBI plane to Miami on Friday to face a 12-count federal indictment.
Updated: 12/12/2008 - A homeschooling mother was hauled away in handcuffs from court after refusing to tell authorities where her 14-year-old daughter is.