More Headlines

Nervous Now - People Expect Economy to Improve

Posted: 10/23/2008 - Most people expect the economy to generally be better and the stock market to be rising three months from now, according to an Associated Press-GfK poll

Read More

House Panel to Tackle Meltdown Causes, Solutions

Posted: 10/23/2008 - Lawmakers have called key players from the past and present to congressional hearings in an effort to find out what caused the biggest financial crisis since the 1930s and determine how the government plans to get the nation out of the mess.

Read More

India's Only Gorilla Alone Despite Search For Mate

Posted: 10/23/2008 - India's only gorilla is lonely. Even though Polo is 6 feet tall, dark-haired, bilingual and good-natured, the 36-year-old silverback gorilla is still single after a fruitless eight-year search.

Read More

McCain's Negative Coverage Up As Numbers Go Down

Posted: 10/23/2008 - John McCain may long for the days when Barack Obama got the lion's share of the media attention: Coverage of the Republican candidate has been overwhelmingly negative since the conventions ended, a study released Wednesday found.

Read More

Shatner Upset Takei Didn't Invite Him To Wedding

Posted: 10/23/2008 - William Shatner is setting his phaser to stun against his old "Star Trek" co-star George Takei. In a video posted on Shatner's Web site Wednesday, he lashed out at Takei for not inviting him to his wedding last month.

Read More

18 Killed in Explosion in Indian Fireworks Factory

Posted: 10/22/2008 - Police say an explosion at an illegal fireworks factory in western India killed 18 people, including 10 children. The blast early Thursday happened in a workshop set up in a home in a slum in the town of Deeg.

Read More

Volunteers Honored at RSVP Breakfast

Posted: 10/22/2008 - Retired volunteers were honored Wednesday for their time and service to the United Way. The Retired Senior Volunteer Program, or RSVP, breakfast was held at Gage Park. The theme was "Hats Off to Volunteers." RSVP allow people 55 and older to help out in the community.

Read More

AT&T Donates Money to TPS

Posted: 10/22/2008 - AT&T presented a $25,000 grant to Topeka Public Schools to go toward development of their reading and math curriculum. Capital City principal Tim Wurtz says a better curriculum will help kids be better prepared for the workforce.

Read More

Local Student Finalist for FFA Award

Posted: 10/22/2008 - A Northeast Kansas student is in the running for a national award from Future Farmers of America. Kyler Ohlde has been named a 2008 American Star Farmer finalist.

Read More

Seaman Students Volunteer with Kids at Rescue Mission

Updated: 10/22/2008 - Students from Seaman High gave their time to help the community tonight. Students in the Interact Club at the school participated in an meeting with about 20 kids under 12 at the Topeka Rescue Mission Wednesday evening.

Read More

Fort Riley Troops Practice Live Fire

Posted: 10/22/2008 - A Fort Riley Artillery Unit is performing its first live fire practice in 23 months this week. The Second Battalion 32nd Field Artillery Regiment, Fourth Infantry Brigade Combat Team, First Infantry Division are doing the exercise.

Read More

Kansas Resolves Pfizer Investigation

Posted: 10/22/2008 - Wednesday Kansas Attorney General Steve Six joined 32 other states in a settlement with Pfizer Inc. Wednesday's judgement resolves a five-year investigation into the company's promotion of the drugs Celebrex and Bextra.

Read More

Bush Receiving Award at KU

Posted: 10/22/2008 - Former President George Bush, the first President George Bush is coming to KU 12 days after the election. The 41st President is this year's recipient of the Bob Dole leadership prize from KU's Dole Institute of Politics.

Read More

Beetle Invasion Threatens New England Trees

Posted: 10/22/2008 - A wood-devouring beetle has gained a foothold in New England, and authorities plan to cut down large numbers of infested trees and grind them up to stop the pest from spreading to the region's celebrated forests and ravaging the timber, tourism and maple-syrup industries.

Read More
631 SW Commerce Pl. Topeka, Kansas 66615 phone: 785-272-6397 fax: 785-272-1363 email: feedback@wibw.com
Gray Television, Inc. - Copyright © 2002-2014 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability