Posted: 07/11/2009 - A 24-year-old man has been arrested after an Ottawa woman died in an apparent shooting.
Posted: 07/11/2009 - Ron Thornburgh says he won't seek another term as Kansas Secretary of State.
Posted: 07/11/2009 - Three Disney monorail workers have been placed on paid leave just days after two monorail trains crashed at the Orlando, Florida, theme park, killing one of the train's operators, according to a Disney spokeswoman.
Posted: 07/11/2009 - Eight children were found in the Florida home of their slain parents, who apparently were the victims of a home invasion, police confirmed to CNN Friday.
Posted: 07/11/2009 - Five Kansas City, Kan., firefighters have sustained non-life-threatening injuries while battling a blaze at a vacant two-story house.
Posted: 07/11/2009 - A Wichita woman is trying to collect enough shoes to raise $50,000 to build hospice rooms for veterans.
Posted: 07/11/2009 - Cessna Aircraft has announced plans to return $10 million to the city of Wichita and Sedgwick County.
Updated: 07/11/2009 - The police chief of the Kickapoo Tribal Police Department and another man have been killed in crash in rural Atchison County.
Posted: 07/11/2009 - Ultra-Orthodox Jews threw themselves under the wheels of an idling bus and in front of waiting cars to protest the opening of a parking lot on the Jewish Sabbath - an act they consider an abomination.
Posted: 07/11/2009 - A car bomb exploded in an alley Saturday in a village in northern Iraq, killing at least four people, wounding others and destroying eight homes, police said. Another four people died in a bombing in Baghdad.
Posted: 07/11/2009 - The deaths of eight British soldiers in Afghanistan within 24 hours triggered a debate in Britain on Saturday that could undercut public support for the war just as the U.S. is ramping up its own participation in the conflict.
Posted: 07/11/2009 - China released a breakdown Saturday of the death toll from communal rioting, saying most of the 184 killed were from the Han Chinese majority - an announcement that only fueled suspicion among Muslim Uighurs that many more of their people died.
Posted: 07/11/2009 - Delegates representing the ousted and interim governments of Honduras failed to forge an agreement during a second day of talks and no fixed date was set for future negotiations.
Posted: 07/11/2009 - America's president and Africa's son, Barack Obama dashed with pride onto the continent of his ancestors Saturday, challenging its people to shed corruption and conflict in favor of peace. Campaigning to all of Africa, he said "Yes you can."
Posted: 07/11/2009 - Only one body, and nothing abnormal, was found Saturday in an exhumed grave at a historic black cemetery in suburban Chicago after authorities had been told they would discover two bodies stacked on top of each other.
Posted: 07/11/2009 - This gritty steel-making city where Michael Jackson got his start playing on street corners with his brothers and competing in talent shows said goodbye to the King of Pop with a show that featured experienced homegrown talent, as well as youngsters who hope to follow in his footsteps.
Posted: 07/11/2009 - Michael Jackson's mother and ex-wife will have time to reach an agreement over who will take care of the singer's three children.
Posted: 07/11/2009 - Hundreds of passengers aboard a British Airways Boeing 747 preparing to depart for London from the Phoenix airport were forced to use slides to evacuate the jet on Friday night after fumes filled the cabin.
Posted: 07/11/2009 - An argument earlier in the day between teens from rival neighborhoods had Jason Broom worried as he stood in a pothole-riddled parking lot pondering his next move. Broom was released from prison last year after serving time in two killings and is now a conflict mediator on Kansas City's gang-infested east side.
Posted: 07/11/2009 - Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger and legislative leaders resumed work Saturday on bridging California's $26 billion budget shortfall, with one lawmaker saying a deal was possible within the week.
Posted: 07/11/2009 - NASA scrubbed space shuttle Endeavour's Saturday evening launch after lightning struck at least 11 times near the seaside launch pad.
Posted: 07/11/2009 - A daring river crane rescue was pulled off by a man from right here in Topeka. On June 29th, an Iowa couple was trapped in the river in Des Moines.
Posted: 07/11/2009 - Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger and legislative leaders were scheduled to resume work Saturday on bridging California's $26 billion budget shortfall following an unexpected resumption of negotiations the day before.
Posted: 07/11/2009 - Cesar Perales has fought his share of critics over the years, in legal battles for minorities denied jobs, bilingual classes in schools and more Latino police officers. But none of those efforts compares with the tempest his Puerto Rican Legal Defense and Education Fund has stirred because of the dozen years that Supreme Court nominee Sonia Sotomayor served as one of its board members.