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Alaska Gov. Palin Dismisses Political Road Bumps

Updated: 04/03/2009 - It would seem like a bad week for Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin, but she said she's looking past snubs from a major Republican fundraising event and her former running mate to focus on Alaska.

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Nevada Lawmakers Squeamish About Prostitution Tax

Updated: 04/03/2009 - Nevada taxes you when you have a drink, when you catch a show and when you buy some smokes - and of course it gets a piece of your action at the casino. But if you're looking for a sin-tax haven, you could head to a brothel.

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CDC: Rocket Fuel Chemical Found In Baby Formula

Updated: 04/03/2009 - Traces of a chemical used in rocket fuel were found in samples of powdered baby formula, and could exceed what's considered a safe dose for adults if mixed with water also contaminated with the ingredient, a government study has found.

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Blagojevich Indicted On Federal Corruption Charges

Updated: 04/03/2009 - Ousted Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich's plan to auction off President Barack Obama's vacant U.S. Senate seat marked the culmination of years of scheming for personal gain that included trying to extort a congressman and pressuring businesses to hire his wife, prosecutors alleged Thursday.

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Diplomats Scurry To Scuttle NKorean Rocket Launch

Updated: 04/03/2009 - Reclusive North Korea pressed ahead Friday with final preparations to blast a multistage rocket over Japan as world leaders scrambled to forge a united stance on how to punish Pyongyang for the launch.

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Oil Rises Above $53 in Asia, Extending Rally

Updated: 04/03/2009 - Oil prices rose above $53 a barrel Friday in Asia, extending the previous day's rally, fuelled by investor optimism crude demand will soon rebound if the U.S. recession has bottomed.

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Layoffs Rise Despite Hope Recession is Easing

Updated: 04/03/2009 - Employers are laying off workers at a faster pace despite a few hopeful signs recently that the recession — now the longest since World War II — could be easing.

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White House Expects Grim Jobs Report

Updated: 04/03/2009 - President Barack Obama's spokesman says the White House is expecting a new employment report to show additional "severe job cuts" in the U.S.

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Malawi Court Rejects Madonna Adoption Request

Updated: 04/03/2009 - A judge and a lawyer say Madonna's application to adopt a second child from Malawi has been rejected because of a requirement that prospective parents be resident in the country for 18 to 24 months.

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Hear the Candidates On the Air, On the Web

Updated: 04/02/2009 - Melissa Brunner and Ralph Hipp help you decide on April 7th. 13's Mayoral Candidate Debate airs tonight on WIBW-TV. And Ralph has welcomed an impressive field of six candidates for interviews the 4:00 news, vying for two city council seats. Missed those interviews? We'll tell you where to find them.

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District 7's Bob Archer

Updated: 04/02/2009 - He's Lisa Stubbs closest challenger in the race to replace Brett Blackburn. Hear how Robert Archer would change things at City Hall.

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District 7's Lisa Stubbs

Updated: 04/02/2009 - Ralph wraps up his candidate interviews with all three candidates vying for Brett Blackburn's seat. Lisa Stubbs left the Council four years ago, and is eyeing a return to local politics. Here's why..

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Blagojevich Indicted on Federal Corruption Charges

Updated: 04/02/2009 - A federal grand jury handed down the 19-count indictment against former IL Gov. Rod Blagojevich, his brother, two former aides and two businessmen on Thursday. It accuses Blagojevich of corruption involving billions of dollars in state pension bonds.

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Underage Sex Charges Filed Against Man

Updated: 04/02/2009 - The District Attorney's office accuses Brian Dean Henthorn of aggravated indecent liberties with a child between fourteen and sixteen and aggravated sodomy with a child under fourteen.

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Jenkins Bashes Obama Budget Bill

Updated: 04/02/2009 - U.S. Rep. Lynn Jenkins says the President's proposed $3.5 trillion budget "spends too much, taxes too much and borrows too much."

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Kansas Cell Phone Tracking Bill Approved

Updated: 04/02/2009 - A bill requiring cell phone companies to release caller location information promptly to police when asked is on its way to the Governor. It was inspired by the 2007 kidnapping and killing of Kelsey Smith.

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Saline Co. Sheriff's Canine Passes Away

Updated: 04/02/2009 - Saline County Canine Deputy Jim Hughes lost his partner, the canine officer lost a three week battle with pneumonia. Rony passed away at K-State's veterinary clinic in Manhattan.

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Organ Donors Give Precious Gift

Updated: 04/02/2009 - The need for organ donors continues to grow with heart, kidney and liver failure on the rise. WIlling donors must let their families know of their decision.

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Madoff's Home Loses Value

Updated: 04/02/2009 - Even Bernie Madoff isn't exempt from the real estate slump. The Florida mansion that prosecutors seized from the Wall Street swindler appears to have lost a big chunk of its value since Palm Beach County officials assessed its worth last year at $9.3 million.

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Meth Makers Wrote Recipe in Bible

Updated: 04/02/2009 - Police investigators say they found the recipe for making methamphetamine in an odd place: in a Bible on the last page of the Book of Revelation.

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Recession May Be Near Bottom

Updated: 04/02/2009 - New signs that the recession could be nearing a bottom emerged Thursday, as factory orders were far better than expected and the Dow industrials surged over 8,000 for the first time in two months.

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House Approves FDA Tobacco Regulation

Updated: 04/02/2009 - Anti-smoking forces won a long-awaited victory Thursday as the House passed legislation that would give the federal government key controls over the tobacco industry for the first time.

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