Updated: 01/02/2014 - Kansas Honor Flight is planning six more flights for veterans this year. The Hutchinson-based nonprofit group flies veterans for free to visit memorials in Washington D.C.
Updated: 12/27/2013 - The National World War I Museum in Kansas City has commemorated the 99th anniversary of the World War I Christmas Truce of 1914.
Posted: 12/27/2013 - Beechcraft Corporation announced Thursday night that Textron has agreed to acquire Beech Holdings, LLC, the parent of Beechcraft Corporation, for approximately $1.4 billion in cash.
Updated: 12/24/2013 - Lloyd "Lee" Dodson, a life long Topekan known for his deep love for education and the game of baseball has passed away.
Posted: 12/17/2013 - Pentagon received report that troops came under mortar fire after crash Officials say no conclusions reached yet in crash initially blamed on mechanical failure. Tuesday's toll worst single-day for U.S. troops since August 2012.
Posted: 12/12/2013 - Two national security officials from Yemen confirm the deadly drone strike to CNN. Intelligence reports indicated convoy vehicles carried al Qaeda militants. Outraged residents in the region call on Yemeni leaders to put an end of drone strikes.
Posted: 12/12/2013 - The CIA apologized to the family, paid $2.5 million settlement. Family: "It is time for the U.S. government to step up".. AP and Washington Post: Bob Levinson was working for the CIA in Iran; family has previously denied government ties to the trip.
Posted: 12/12/2013 - Cessna employees who managed to build a military jet at Cessna's Pawnee facility and keep it secret the past two years are feeling quite satisfied with their accomplishment.
Posted: 12/09/2013 - Merrill Newman, center, walks beside his wife Lee, left, and his son Jeffrey after arriving at San Francisco International Airport on Saturday. Newman was detained in North Korea late October at the end of a 10-day trip to North Korea. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)
Posted: 12/05/2013 - The Mid-America Youth Aviation Association said in a news release that the event is planned for Aug. 22 and 23, 2015, at the Wheeler Downtown Airport. It will feature a performance from the U.S. Navy's Blue Angels aerobatics team.
Posted: 12/04/2013 - The container that carried the cobalt-60 -- which can be used to make a so-called dirty bomb -- was found about a kilometer away from the stolen truck and had been opened, a Mexican official said.