Posted: 07/29/2008 - President Bush approved the execution of the Army private being held at Ft. Leavenworth, the first time in over a half-century that a president has affirmed a death sentence for a member of the U.S. military.
Posted: 07/28/2008 - Kansas is one of only three states that has not adopted a graduated licensing system for teen drivers. Jim Hanni of AAA Kansas says Kansas needs to get on board with such a plan to help reduce motor vehicle crashes involving young drivers.
Posted: 07/28/2008 - All week, Shawnee County Election Office hours are extended for advance voting. The office will be open 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. through Friday. Many other county election offices are also extending office hours.
Posted: 07/28/2008 - KS Attorney General Steve Six announced more than $2 million in grant money to help Kansas crime victims. The money will support programs that work with crime victims.
Posted: 07/28/2008 - High gas prices have road work contractors asking Shawnee County Commissioners to protect their pocketbooks by adding a cost adjustment clause to future contracts that would adjust their payments based on economic changes.
Updated: 07/28/2008 - A group of high school baseball players heads out this week on a trip to Germany. They'll play six games against German teams and have time to experience the culture.
Posted: 07/28/2008 - A new study shows Kansas among the top ten states when it comes to volunteer efforts. Topeka ranks #6 out of 75 similar-sized cities. Video of two very special Topeka volunteers included.
Posted: 07/28/2008 - The Kansas Dept. of Labor says some 70,000 unemployed Kansans are eligible for an additional 13 weeks of benefits under a federal law signed by President Bush earlier this year. The department is sending forms to them.
Posted: 07/28/2008 - A Super Kansas Cash ticket sold for Saturday's drawing matches all six numbers for the $321,200 jackpot. The numbers were 3 - 10 - 13 - 14 - 18 and the Cashball 14.
Posted: 07/28/2008 - GOP Sen. Pat Roberts new ad attacks Democrat Jim Slattery on a 1993 vote to raise the federal gasoline tax. Roberts say it's a response to a Slattery ad tying Roberts to high gasoline prices. Slattery called a Tuesday news conference to respond.
Updated: 07/28/2008 - Jim Ryun's campaign is outraged by a new ad released by Lynn Jenkins. They say it is misleading but the Jenkins campaign says they are just stating the facts.
Posted: 07/28/2008 - If you believe you're a victim of credit card scam, contact the Attorney General's Consumer Protection Division at 1 (800) 432-2310 or visit http://www.ksag.org
Posted: 07/28/2008 - A Sedgwick County judge ruled Monday that the Kansas abortion statute is constitutional and denied a defense motion to dismiss the criminal case against Dr. George Tiller.
Posted: 07/28/2008 - Robert Abner, 39, is charged with the abduction and rape of a Viola store clerk. His preliminary hearing was scheduled for Monday, but has been delayed.
Posted: 07/28/2008 - Emergency workers met at a conference in Wichita to learn how to shelter and provide first aid for animals - including pets and livestock - when helping in an emergency situation.
Posted: 07/28/2008 - Governor says she won't increase gas taxes to pay for a transportation program as the previous 10-year program winds down and legislators begin discussing a new one
Posted: 07/28/2008 - A Shawnee Co. judge dismisses a motion to dismiss the case against Wichita doctor George Tiller on the grounds the law creates an unconstitutional burden on physician's right to practice medicine.
Updated: 07/28/2008 - Recommendations to improve local bridge inspection programs were the topic of a news conference Monday morning.
Updated: 07/28/2008 - We'll lead you up the almost three-hundred stairs out to see stunning views of the Capitol City! Think a building isn't art? We'll show you the Capitol and the dome itself is a great example of functional beauty.
Updated: 07/28/2008 - A teen stands stage right while clutching a blue blanket and sucking his thumb. Yep, Linus, Snoopy and Sally join Charlie, Lucy and Peppermint Patty on stage for "You're a Good Man Charlie Brown" at the Helen Hocker Theatre.