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Down Economy Has Fewer Taking Chance on Lottery

Updated: 03/29/2009 - The Kansas Lottery said sales for all types of games and tickets for the week ending March 21 were down 4.3 percent from a year ago. Powerball tickets were down even more, 12 percent below the same amount a year ago.

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Sebelius Signs Kansas Legacy Tuition Bill

Updated: 03/28/2009 - Gov. Kathleen Sebelius has signed two bills sought by the University of Kansas, including the so-called legacy tuition plan the university said would help bring in top-quality students from other states.

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KCK Site Focus of EPA Investigation

Updated: 03/28/2009 - The Environmental Protection Agency is investigating a potential hazardous materials site owned by the Unified Government of Wyandotte County and Kansas City, Kan.

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KCI Back Open

Updated: 03/28/2009 - Kansas City International Airport is back open after being closed for almost two hours Saturday.

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Winter Weather Impacts NE Kansas

Updated: 03/28/2009 - A significant winter storm that dumped over 2 feet of snow in SW Kansas has brought a wintry mix of Freezing Rain, Sleet, and Snow to NE Kansas. Road conditions are hazardous and power outages have been reported.

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Winter Weather Hits Area, Causes Outages & Road Closures

Updated: 03/29/2009 - UPDATE: Governor Signs Emergency Declaration, Winter weather across the area has caused outages in several counties. Accidents have been down, and Shawnee County is not in Phase III. Road closings included.

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Jayhawks Routed to KCI

Updated: 03/28/2009 - The Kansas Jayhawks were set to return to Forbes Field in Topeka on Saturday Morning, but were re-routed to Kansas City.

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Michigan St. Beats Defending Champion Kansas 67-62

Updated: 03/28/2009 - Goran Suton scored 20 points and Michigan State was steady from the foul line, defeating defending NCAA champion Kansas 67-62 Friday night in the Midwest Regional semifinals.

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Group of Kansas Become U.S. Citizens

Updated: 03/28/2009 - About 50 people finished the requirements and participated in a naturalization ceremony Friday, becoming citizens of the United States.

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Fatal Accident Attributed to Winter Storm

Updated: 03/27/2009 - The first storm-related fatality was confirmed by Marion County law enforcement who report one person died in a weather-related traffic accident on a county road earlier Friday afternoon.

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Police Need Victim Who Fled Crime Scene to ID Suspect

Updated: 03/27/2009 - Topeka Police say they need a victim who called 911 saying someone pointed a gun at them, to call detectives and help identify which of four people in the suspect vehicle pointed the gun.

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State Ready to Assist Counties in Winter Storm

Updated: 03/27/2009 - The Kansas Division of Emergency Management (KDEM) has activated the State Emergency Operations Center in Topeka to provide state resources to counties if local conditions become overwhelming.

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Police Trail NY Bank Robber, Find Him at 2nd Bank

Updated: 03/27/2009 - Police trailing a would-be bank robber from a botched holdup in the Bronx were surprised to bump into him Thursday at another bank. Police said the 55-year-old robber was carrying a pellet gun and handing a stickup note to a terrified teller when the officers closed in.

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China: Hand, foot and mouth virus kills 18 kids

Updated: 03/27/2009 - Chinese health officials said Friday that hand, foot and mouth disease has sickened 41,000 people across the country and killed 18 children so far this year.

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Report: Improper anchoring caused boat accident

Updated: 03/27/2009 - An agency investigating a deadly boating accident involving two NFL players and their friends in the Gulf of Mexico has concluded it was caused when the vessel was improperly anchored and the boat capsized after one of them tried to throttle forward to pry loose the anchor.

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