Updated: 12/20/2008 - An audit of the state's Medicaid program found $13 million in suspicious claims.
Updated: 12/20/2008 - A Lawrence teenager is sentenced to 14 years in prison for a shooting that left two men dead during a botched home robbery in Lawrence.
Updated: 12/20/2008 - Tis the season for red-capped Santas and red-nosed reindeers. Sleigh bells ringing and snowflakes glistening. Stockings carefully hung and yuletide carols being sung ... in an airport terminal. With a karaoke machine.
Updated: 12/20/2008 - In the palace of a fallen dictator, the grade-school kids in their red Communist Pioneer bandanas are getting their mandatory introduction to the glories of the revolution.
Updated: 12/20/2008 - Doormen in white suits and black turbans greeted visitors to the Oberoi with a bow on the eve of the hotel's reopening three weeks after it was targeted in a militant rampage. Security was noticeably tighter Saturday as guards scanned bags and sniffer dogs patrolled the grounds outside.
Updated: 12/20/2008 - One man is proud to be "the village idiot" of Topeka. It has nothing to do with his brains -- it's all about his basement.
Updated: 12/20/2008 - The number of claims from jobless Kansas workers seeking their first unemployment benefits increases again in November.
Updated: 12/20/2008 - No strollers near the Capitol. No tents on the National Mall. None of that Silly String on the parade route.
Updated: 12/20/2008 - President George W. Bush gave the U.S. automakers $17.4 billion in emergency rescue loans, but the fate of the industry is in the hands of President-elect Barack Obama.
Updated: 12/19/2008 - There were piles of toys being delivered at Best Buy on Wanamaker Friday. The Toys for Tots organization was there until eleven Friday night getting all the toys loaded up on trucks to give to children in need this holiday season.
Updated: 12/19/2008 - Shawnee Heights Elementary students kicked off the day with some Christmas spirit. For the past three weeks the students have put together a canned and boxed food drive.
Updated: 12/19/2008 - A ceremony was held Friday for representatives of Breakthrough House, Community Action, Door step, and the Topeka Rescue Mission in appreciation for the help they give homeless in Topeka and Shawnee County.
Updated: 12/19/2008 - The new Roundabout Cafe at 21st and Urish is officially welcomed into the community. A ribbon cutting ceremony was held Friday to celebrate the name change.
Updated: 12/19/2008 - It's going to get a little more expensive to go to college in Kansas. The Kansas Board of Regents yesterday approved an increase in room and board costs at the state's six public universities.
Updated: 12/19/2008 - The man and woman involved in the shooting and chase that ended in Jefferson County Monday will appear in court together next week. 37- year-old John Bradshaw and his passenger, Nicole Miller face charges in the chase and shooting.
Updated: 12/19/2008 - One of three brothers involved in a hammer attack of a Topeka couple last Christmas is facing a double sentence. 28-year-old Anthony Hall, along with brothers Christopher Hall and Michael Timothy Lamar Hall, were involved in the attack that seriously injured the couple.
Updated: 12/19/2008 - Former Kansas State University football player Leon Patton faces a Jan. 26 arraignment on a charge of abusing his 2-month-old son.
Updated: 12/19/2008 - All the Salvation Army wants for Christmas is for you to help out its Red Kettle Campaign. All week 13 News personalities have manned one kettle in Topeka for an hour each. Today Dave Johnson and Tanner Knowland rang the bells to bring in donations.
Updated: 12/19/2008 - Volunteers were busy Friday wrapping presents to put under the tree next week. The "Party with a Purpose" was held at Christ the King Church in Topeka.
Updated: 12/19/2008 - A 17-year-old accused in a homicide in Lawrence back in June will spend more than fourteen years behind bars. Kellam Jones was sentenced Friday in district court for the second degree murder of 20-year-old Roland Klundt.
Updated: 12/19/2008 - A judge denies bond for a Topeka man charged with second degree murder. 24-year-old James Qualls was in court Friday. He is charged in the fatal shooting of Joseph Beier Junior.
Updated: 12/19/2008 - Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services released quality ratings Friday for each of the nation's 15,800 nursing homes that participate. About 62% of Kansas faciliites received a four or five star rating - both above average.
Updated: 12/19/2008 - A broken pipe caused flooding early Friday at the Kansas Cosmosphere and Space Center. Some exhibits have been closed but no artifacts are reportedly damaged.
Updated: 12/19/2008 - The largest privately owned employer in Pittsburg closes its doors Friday, leaving 600 employees looking for work a week before Christmas. Superior Industries has shut down the wheel manufacturing plant.