More Headlines

Katrina Refugees Make Homes In Topeka

Posted: 09/20/2008 - Hurricane Katrina refugees have been in Topeka for three years. Some look back and cry, some laugh, and many have accepted the Capital City as their home.

Read More

Rangel Calls Palin "Disabled"

Posted: 09/20/2008 - House Democrat Charlie Rangel, already in hot water over an ethics probe, has caused contrversy, calling Sarah Palin "disabled."

Read More

EPA Reaches Agreement on Federal Pesticide Rules Violations

Posted: 09/20/2008 - The Southeast office of the U. S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA Region 4) has settled an administrative penalty case against E.I. duPont de Nemours and Company (Dupont) and Griffin LLC Valdosta, GA (Griffin) for violations of the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act (FIFRA).

Read More

Firefighters Rescue Two from Burning Building

Posted: 09/20/2008 - Early Saturday morning, Topeka fire crews responded to a fire at Total Images Hair Salon, 4005 SW 21st St., Topeka, where three people escaped the fire on their own, and a woman and child had to be rescued.

Read More

Apple Pie Sales Underway on Fort Riley

Posted: 09/20/2008 - The Historical and Archeological Society of Fort Riley are pre-selling apple pies until Sept. 21 at $8 per pie. To order pies, please contact Tina Nelson at bomouse31@hotmail.com.

Read More

UN: Nearly 17 Million Need Food in Horn of Africa

United Nations

Posted: 09/19/2008 - The U.N.'s humanitarian chief says nearly 17 million people in the Horn of Africa urgently need food. That's nearly double the number from earlier this year. The reasons: crippling drought, soaring food prices and fighting in Somalia and parts of Ethiopia.

Read More

NY Democrat Rangel Calls Palin 'Disabled,' Then Says He Misspoke

Posted: 09/19/2008 - New York Congressman Charlie Rangel says he misspoke when he called Republican vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin "disabled." It happened during an interview Rangel had with New York's WCBS T-V. Rangel was talking about what he says is Palin's lack of foreign policy experience.

Read More

Maryland Inmate's Death Ruled Homicide

Posted: 09/19/2008 - Maryland medical examiner says inmate found dead in jail cell was strangled. Ronnie White had been accused in death of Cpl. Richard Findley. Investigators plan to question seven corrections officers with access to White's cell.

Read More

Slain Preacher's Wife Wins Custody of Daughters

Posted: 09/19/2008 - Mary Winkler wins custody battle after improving relationship with in-laws. She is on probation for shotgun slaying of preacher husband Matthew. She was convicted of manslaughter after testifying about abuse.

Read More

Rangel to New Yorkers: I'm 'Guerrilla War' Target

Posted: 09/19/2008 - U.S. Rep. Charlie Rangle, D-New York, is defending himself against ethics allegations. He's accused of not paying taxes on rental income and using congressional stationery to drum up private donations to get a college center named after him.

Read More

Meals On Wheels Honors Volunteers

Posted: 09/19/2008 - Hundreds of volunteers were thanked for their hard work with a luncheon put on by Meals on Wheels. The organization says the group allows them to succeed.

Read More

Obama Campaign Gets Official Soundtrack

Posted: 09/19/2008 - Artists like Kanye West, John Legend and Sheryl Crow are featured on "Yes We Can: Voices of a Grassroots Movement." Sales from the CD or digital download will benefit the Obama campaign.

Read More

Microsoft Retires Seinfeld Ad Campaign

Posted: 09/19/2008 - Microsoft commercials with Jerry Seinfeld, Bill Gates included pair buying shoes and were roundly criticized. Gates company says the spots were always meant to lead to another campaign.

Read More

Envoys Can't Agree on New Iran Nuke Sanctions

Posted: 09/19/2008 - Senior envoys from the U.N. Security Council's five permanent membes and Germany can't agree on a fourth round of sanctions against Iran over its nuclear program. However, the envoys did reaffirm their commitment to the offering incentives to stop their uranium enrichment.

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