Updated: 04/10/2014 - A mother reportedly shoots at her own son Wednesday night, according to the Jefferson Co. Sheriff's Office. Sheriff Jeff Herig said neighbors heard yelling coming from the mobile home right before the gun went off.
Posted: 04/09/2014 - Kansas House Speaker Ray Merrick is trying to blunt criticism of a proposal passed by legislators to end tenure for public school teachers.
Updated: 04/09/2014 - One child has died at a hospital after a car was knocked into a central Florida day care center by an SUV on Wednesday afternoon, Florida Highway Patrol Trooper Wanda Diaz told CNN.
Posted: 04/09/2014 - A transmission fire two miles south of Reading, has knocked out power to over 3,000 Westar customers.
Updated: 04/09/2014 - The pop-up store, which opened less than two weeks ago, to celebrate the opening of the new Mars plant will shut its doors for good after Sunday.
Posted: 04/09/2014 - Fueled by everything from designer gowns to oversized limos, prom spending had been on the rise in recent years -- even amid a struggling economy. But this year, some prom-goers may be reining it in.
Updated: 04/09/2014 - Over the last couple of years, sales have surged for military-style semiautomatic rifles, known variously as 'assault' rifles or modern sporting rifles, driven by fears of a potential federal ban on the weapons.
Posted: 04/09/2014 - Voters in southwest Kansas have passed two ballot measures advancing a $127 million school district bond issue.
Updated: 04/09/2014 - Halstead has begun offering financial incentives ranging up to $2,500 aimed at encouraging people to move to the south-central Kansas town.
Posted: 04/09/2014 - Wichita officials studying long-term water supply options are considering expanding the city's aquifer recharge project.
Updated: 04/09/2014 - A judge has scheduled a mental competency hearing for a woman accused of sex trafficking at Asian massage parlors in Wichita.
Updated: 04/09/2014 - An Arizona couple has given Kansas State University $1.5 million toward the expansion of the College of Engineering.
Updated: 04/09/2014 - The Wichita City Council has reaffirmed its decision to rename Mid-Continent Airport to Wichita Dwight D. Eisenhower National Airport a day after the city's airport advisory board voted 10-1 against the change.
Posted: 04/09/2014 - A federal trial is scheduled for May 2015 in a lawsuit challenging a Kansas law requiring voters to show photo identification at the polls.