Posted: 08/07/2013 - The National Republican Congressional Committee began collecting money for flowers and signatures for a "Get Well Soon" e-card.
Posted: 08/06/2013 - The 2008 government bailout of Fannie and Freddie amounted to one of the most expensive government rescues of the financial crisis, costing billions – a tab the president argued Tuesday should never again be left to taxpayers.
Posted: 08/06/2013 - Gov. Sam Brownback has signed a proclamation formally calling the Kansas Legislature into special session Sept. 3 to rewrite a state law allowing judges to sentence convicted murderers to serve at least 50 years in prison.
Posted: 08/05/2013 - Remember the days when the Washington Post, Katherine Graham and its owners were threatened by the White House during Watergate? Well, the new owner is a symbol of how much times have changed.
Posted: 08/05/2013 - Gov. Sam Brownback isn't legally required to make his appointment to the Kansas Court of Appeals until Aug. 29.
Posted: 08/05/2013 - Thirty-two people since 2009 have contributed more than $586,000 to congressional and presidential candidates, as well as political parties, after being listed as "deceased" on Federal Election Commission filings.
Posted: 08/05/2013 - Last month, NBC said it would air a four-hour miniseries about the former first lady and top-seeded contender for the Democratic nomination titled, "Hillary."
Posted: 08/02/2013 - Senate Minority Leader Anthony Hensley said Friday that he wants Gov. Brownback to nominate his pick for the Kansas Court of Appeals by Aug. 9. The deadline set by state law is Aug. 29.
Posted: 08/01/2013 - Lawyer tells state-run Russia 24 that the country made a "humane" decision. WikiLeaks quotes Snowden thanking Russia and blasting Obama administration. Snowden met the Americans in Moscow online, his attorney says.
Updated: 08/01/2013 - 53-year-old Nancy Moritz has served on the state's highest court since 2011. She's up for a seat on the 10th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals.
Posted: 07/31/2013 - Republican John McCain's reaction, after he accidentally walked in on a Capitol Hill meeting Democrats were having with President Barack Obama.
Posted: 07/31/2013 - TSA's deputy chief says the agency has a good workforce, and moves quickly to fire bad apples. TSA critic, Rep. John Mica, says a new GAO report shows TSA is doing little to prevent misconduct, which is up more than 25%.
Posted: 07/31/2013 - Kansas Securities Commissioner Josh Ney issues an Emergency Order of Suspension and a Cease and Desist Order against Gartner Financial Group, LLC and Scott Alan Gartner.
Posted: 07/31/2013 - The White House has said repeatedly that Congress must extend the nation's borrowing authority when the Treasury Department hits the current debt limit this fall, or risk letting the nation default on its loans.
Posted: 07/31/2013 - A report Wednesday from the Department of Revenue says July's revenue figures were boosted by strong sales tax collections, which were $9.1 million higher than expected.
Posted: 07/31/2013 - Republican Rep. Tim Huelskamp's bill for a gay marriage ban has picked up at least 47 co-sponsors in the U.S. House, but his Kansas colleagues aren't among them.
Posted: 07/31/2013 - Independence Republican Jeff King chairs the Senate Judiciary Committee. King said Wednesday he's planning a confirmation hearing for the yet-to-be-named Appeals Court judge when the special session opens Sept. 3.
Posted: 07/29/2013 - Lon Snowden defends his son, who is holed up in the Moscow airport. He urges him to stay in Russia "until we have assurances that he would receive a fair trial."