Updated: 07/24/2008 - Citing a slumping economy, two potential developers pull out of the competition to build new casinos in Kansas with another one threatening to leave as well. Lottery brings in consultants to help sort through remaining proposals.
Posted: 07/24/2008 - Overland Park company says it tracked 26,000 Gardner residents' Web-usage over the past year to track their Internet habits for advertising purposes. Embarq posted notice on obscure part of Web site.
Updated: 07/24/2008 - The man accused of the killing of an 85 year-old woman in May was denied a request for a delay and will face his preliminary hearing on Monday. Defense lawyers wanted more time examine evidence received two weeks ago.
Posted: 07/24/2008 - Topeka police are investigating an armed robbery that happened at about 2:00a.m. Thursday morning. Authorities report it happened at the BP Amoco at 2740 California Ave.
Updated: 07/24/2008 - An early morning armed robbery is being investigated by Topeka police. It happened at about 3:15a.m. in the 1200 block of SW Polk. Two victims were involved in the incident.
Posted: 07/23/2008 - Americans United for Separation of Church and State wants the Dept. of Defense to investigate Fort Leonard Wood's "Free Day Away." It lets soldiers leave the post for recreation, dinner and an evangelical church service.
Posted: 07/23/2008 - The Statehouse renovation is moving into its next phase, which involves closing the south wing. That's where the Governor's office is located, so it's been moved to the north wing.
Posted: 07/23/2008 - Laramie and Christine McPherson are charged with deliberately burning their car to defraud an insurance company. A pretrial hearing is set for August 14th. A jury trial is scheduled to begin October 27th.
Posted: 07/23/2008 - A pretrial hearing was held in the case Wednesday. Gene Jani is suing over the City Council denying a zoning change for a proposed development at 34th and Fairlawn.
Posted: 07/23/2008 - Both of the Topeka Fire Department's primary aerial trucks were in service Wednesday night. Mechanical issues surfaced with them Tuesday. Wichita sent a truck and two firefighters to Topeka Tuesday to help cover.
Posted: 07/23/2008 - The Kansas Highway Patrol reports the accident happened about 8:40 Wednesday morning on K-63 just South of the Nebraska State line.
Posted: 07/23/2008 - Whether you live in Riley or Shawnee County you've got a fair going on nearby this weekend!
Posted: 07/23/2008 - A Kansas congresswoman is honored for her fight against drunk driving and underage drinking.
Updated: 07/23/2008 - Hundreds of people packed Washburn's Lee Arena Wednesday morning for a memorial service for former basketball great Greg "Buzz" Wilson. He died Saturday at age 50 of complications from heat-related illness.
Posted: 07/23/2008 - Jim Slattery's new television ad criticizes Sen. Pat Roberts (R-Kan.) for three votes that supported tax breaks for big oil companies. Roberts campaign responded saying Slattery supported a package that included an increase in motor fuels taxes.
Posted: 07/23/2008 - Man charged with raping and impregnating an inmate at women's correctional facility east of Topeka will be sentenced later this month. He pleaded guilty last month in exchange for having one count of rape dropped.
Posted: 07/23/2008 - AG Steve Six announced Wednesday that an appeals court has upheld a state statute requiring tobacco companies to pay money into escrow.
Posted: 07/23/2008 - Two photographers suspected of loitering on city-owned property near Britney Spears' home were arrested Monday.
Posted: 07/23/2008 - Democratic challenger Jim Slattery released a new ad criticizing three of the Kansas Senator's votes in 2005, which Slattery claims demonstrated Roberts supported tax breaks for oil companies and cost consumers at the pump.
Posted: 07/23/2008 - Teenagers apparently recorded themselves igniting a large firecracker attached to an aerosol can and breaking into a skateboard facility in Lawrence, then posting the footage on the YouTube, according to Shawnee police.
Posted: 07/23/2008 - Sedele Fox is charged with shooting his prenant, 20 year-old girlfriend in January, two months before she was due. he also faces of charges of setting a bomb underneath his trailer to kill her just days before the shooting.
Posted: 07/23/2008 - Police in suburban Kansas City are trying to find a group of teenagers they believe videotaped themselves breaking into a facility and committing other vandalism and then posted the videos on the Internet.