Posted: 01/06/2014 - Liz Cheney, the daughter of former Vice President Dick Cheney, abruptly ended her primary challenge to Sen. Mike Enzi, R-Wyo., citing family health issues.
Posted: 01/03/2014 - The Kansas Dept. for Children and Families (DCF) named a new deputy secretary, Chuck Knapp, to lead its Operations division as well as the newly-created division of Public Affairs.
Posted: 01/03/2014 - Call it boldly going where no politician has gone before. On Thursday, David Waddell used the Klingon language to write his letter of resignation from a town council in North Carolina.
Posted: 01/03/2014 - A group seeking to require voter approval for any new terminal at Kansas City International Airport has gathered enough signatures to place the proposal on a ballot.
Updated: 01/03/2014 - Stegall took the oath of office Friday before a large audience in the Supreme Court chambers with his wife, Ann, holding a Bible. He fills a new, 14th seat on the state's second-highest court.
Updated: 01/02/2014 - The Kansas Supreme Court is expected to hear arguments this month in the appeal from the convicted killer of a Kansas abortion provider.
Posted: 01/02/2014 - Pepsi-Cola of Topeka is lobbying the Kansas State Board of Education to drop a recommendation that schools not sell low-calorie soft drinks.
Posted: 01/02/2014 - The University of Kansas has hired a legislative liaison from the state Department of Transportation as the school's new advocate at the Statehouse.
Posted: 01/01/2014 - Kansas revenue officials say the state took in $3.3 million more in taxes than anticipated in December and collections met expectations for the past six months.
Posted: 01/01/2014 - After years of anticipation, coverage on the new Obamacare marketplaces finally begins on Wednesday. The new, expanded version of Medicaid also goes into effect in some states, and new consumer protections kick in.
Updated: 12/31/2013 - Justice Sonia Sotomayor acted on a request from an order of Catholic nuns in Colorado in blocking a requirement for employer health insurance to cover birth control.
Posted: 12/31/2013 - A statement Tuesday night from the office of her husband, former President George H.W. Bush, said Barbara Bush was admitted to Houston Methodist Hospital on Monday.
Posted: 12/31/2013 - Harris-Perry described the baby as "gorgeous," before predicting Kieran would one day marry North West, the daughter of Kanye West and Kim Kardashian.
Posted: 12/31/2013 - The Kansas Lottery says a $1 million ticket has been sold in south-central Kansas.
Posted: 12/31/2013 - Two married gay couples have filed a lawsuit to overturn a Kansas policy that prevents them from filing joint state income tax returns.
Updated: 12/31/2013 - Missouri's population continues to grow at a slower rate than the national average.
Posted: 12/31/2013 - Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach says the state will start checking birth certificates within a few weeks to decrease the list of voters with registrations on hold for not complying with a proof-of-citizenship requirement.