More Headlines

Interior secretary announces $500M for tribes

Updated: 04/25/2009 - Interior Secretary Ken Salazar says $500 million in federal stimulus money will go to American Indian tribes across the U.S. for schools, housing, infrastructure improvements and job programs on reservations.

Read More

March, prayer hour remember 'Precious Doe'

Updated: 04/25/2009 - About 200 people have attended a unity march and prayer hour in Kansas City in memory of a slain girl who for years was known only as "Precious Doe."

Read More

Clinton: US stands by Iraqis, withdrawal on track

Updated: 04/25/2009 - U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton tried to reassure nervous Iraqis that the U.S. won't abandon them, even as she said the American troop withdrawal would stay on schedule despite a recent surge in violence.

Read More

G-7 Finance Officials say Economic Downturn Slowing

Updated: 04/24/2009 - Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner and his counterparts from the world's top seven industrialized democracies pledged to work to turn around their troubled economies and ensure that the current economic crisis never repeats itself.

Read More

NYC Heath Department: 75 Kids Sickened at 1 School

Updated: 04/24/2009 - New York City health officials say that about 75 students at a Queens high school have fallen ill with flu-like symptoms and testing is under way to rule out the strain of swine flu that has killed dozens in Mexico.

Read More

FAA: Bird Strikes Way Up At Big Airports

Updated: 04/24/2009 - Airplane collisions with birds have more than doubled at 13 major U.S. airports since 2000. Denver, Houston, Chicago O'Hare and New York's Kennedy airport reported the most wildlife strike incidents, according to Federal Aviation Administration data released for the first time Friday.

Read More

Pick-Up Hits Pedestrian

Updated: 04/24/2009 - An SUV swerved to miss a man crossing the street, but the pick-up following it, couldn't stop in time.

Read More

Topekans Join March for Babies

Updated: 04/24/2009 - More than 1500 people turned out at the Topeka Zoo Friday night for the March of Dimes' March for Babies.

Read More

Community Support Helps Boy Get Seizure Alert Dog

Updated: 04/24/2009 - 4-year old JJ Krentz is home with his new dog, Liza. He has Dravet Syndrome and she is specially trained to sense when one of the many seizures it causes is about to occur.

Read More

Fire at Manhattan Lumberyard

Updated: 04/24/2009 - Forty Manhattan-area firefighters battle to get the flames at a lumberyard under control before it spreads across the facility.

Read More

Treasury Lends $2B More To General Motors

Updated: 04/24/2009 - The Treasury Department says it has provided General Motors Corp. with another $2 billion in federal loans as the giant automaker struggles to restructure.

Read More

Police: Crime is Down in Capital City

Updated: 04/24/2009 - The City of Topeka Police Department has released Crime Statistics for the first quarter of 2009 and it shows reported crime is once again going down.

Read More

Pedestrian Hit by Truck Identified

Updated: 04/24/2009 - Topeka Police say Jerry D. Schweizer, 52, of Topeka, was the person hit by a pickup at 2:04 a.m. Friday. The driver of the truck, Lindsay Constant, 25, of Berryton, was arrested on suspicion of DUI.

Read More

Kindergartner Sent Home With Bag Of Feces

Updated: 04/24/2009 - A kindergarten child whose parents say he was sent home with a bag of feces tucked in his backpack will finish the school year at a different school.

Read More

Swine Flu Baffles Health Experts

Updated: 04/24/2009 - Mexican authorities said 60 people may have died from a swine flu virus in Mexico, and world health officials worry it could unleash a global flu epidemic. Mexico City closed schools, museums, libraries and state-run theaters across the metropolis Friday in hopes of containing the outbreak that has sickened more than 900.

Read More
631 SW Commerce Pl. Topeka, Kansas 66615 phone: 785-272-6397 fax: 785-272-1363 email: feedback@wibw.com
Copyright © 2002-2015 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability
Gray Television, Inc.