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Topeka High Teacher Named Teacher of the Year

Updated: 11/18/2008 - "Gunner" Kelley from Topeka High School was selected by the north Topeka Wal-Mart to receive this year's Teacher of the Year award. He is the senior marine instructor for Topeka High's Marine Corps Junior ROTC program.

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Kan. Lottery Says Harrah's Still in Running

Updated: 11/18/2008 - The head of the Kansas Lottery says that despite rumors to the contrary, Harrah's Entertainment Inc. hasn't said whether it plans to withdraw as the operator of a state-owned casino in Sumner County.

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Accident at 29th & Lincoln in Topeka

Updated: 11/18/2008 - Topeka Police say a westbound car was stopped at 29th & Lincoln to make a left turn. Two other cars had stopped behind when a third car hit the car in front of it, causing a chain reaction.

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Affordable Housing Project Announced for Wamego

Updated: 11/18/2008 - Homestead Affordable Housing announced a $5.2 million affordable housing project for Wamego. Construction will begin in spring, with a grand opening planned for March 2010.

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Audit: Sharpton campaign owes US nearly $500,000

Updated: 11/18/2008 - Federal auditors have concluded the Rev. Al Sharpton's 2004 campaign owes the government nearly $500,000 for illegal donations and other financial improprieties.

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Obama has more threats than other presidents-elect

Updated: 11/18/2008 - Threats against a new president historically spike right after an election, but from Maine to Idaho law enforcement officials are seeing more against Barack Obama than ever before.

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YouTube channels Google with search-driven ads

Updated: 11/18/2008 - Facing more pressure to profit from its huge audience, YouTube is letting advertisers promote their commercial clips alongside the search results at the Internet's most popular video site.

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EBay vendor passes gigantic feedback milestone

Updated: 11/18/2008 - If you've ever sold something on eBay, you may have been pleased to receive positive feedback from the buyer. Multiply that by a million, and you can imagine how Jack Sheng feels.

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October video game sales jump 18 percent

Updated: 11/18/2008 - People flocked to buy video games in October despite a drop in consumer confidence to a historic low, spending $1.31 billion in U.S. retail stores on hardware, software and accessories.

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Nebraska Splits, Awards One Electoral Vote to Obama

Updated: 11/18/2008 - Returns show the President-Elect has won one more electoral vote in the Husker State. It's the first time the state has divided its electoral votes in a Presidential election.

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Hudson Thanks her Fans, and Okays Ad for "GAP"

Updated: 11/18/2008 - The Oscar-Winning actress releases a statement on MySpace and gives the clothing retailer the green light to show her in their winter ad campaign.

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Retail sales sink as Dems seek auto industry loans

Updated: 11/18/2008 - The worst monthly drop on record for retail sales set off new alarm bells about the economy Friday, stepping up pressure on policymakers to figure out how to combat what increasingly looks to be a severe recession. Confronting opposition by the Bush administration, Democrats in Congress said they would try next week to pass $25 billion in emergency loans for the auto industry, so wobbly that one or more of Detroit's Big Three could go under.

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Obama and McCain to discuss ways to work together

Updated: 11/18/2008 - President-elect Barack Obama will meet Monday with John McCain in talks that Obama's transition office said would focus on ways they can cooperate on an array of troublesome issues facing the country. The meeting will be the first since Obama, the Democratic Illinois senator, beat McCain, the Arizona Republican senator, by an Electoral College landslide in the Nov. 4 election.

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Near-Tragedy At Scenic Overlook

Updated: 11/18/2008 - Parents call for better safety precautions at such spots after tot falls through fence and almost over edge of 150-foot cliff.

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Senate will debate $25 billion auto bill Monday

Updated: 11/18/2008 - Key supporters of a government bailout for the troubled auto industry offered concessions Friday - including reducing its $25 billion size - as the White House came out firmly against a Democratic plan to carve it out of a $700 billion rescue package for financial companies.

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Re-Count Finished for 22nd District

Updated: 11/18/2008 - The re-count is finished and incumbent senator Roger Reitz has been declared the unofficial winner in the 22nd District Senate race.

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Kansas Man Pleads Guilty in Attacks on Elderly Women

Updated: 11/18/2008 - Marvin Gifford, Jr. of McPherson pleaded guilty Friday to capital murder for the death of 85-year old Pearl Arthaud at her assisted-living apartment in Buhler. The plea means Gifford will spend the rest of his life in prison.

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Online Dialogue about Health Care Extended

Updated: 11/18/2008 - The "Voices for Health Care" effort in Kansas, Ohio and Mississippi has been extended through Nov. 26th. It's an online forum to explore priorities for health care reform.

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Riley County Drug Bust

Updated: 11/18/2008 - Three people were arrested in Riley County as part of an on-going drug investigation. The Riley County Police Department says Travis Jackson, Megan Fuller and Chelsae Hart are being held on drug charges.

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