Posted: 10/10/2008 - State figures show that Kansas remains a Republican state, but less so than in 2004, the last presidential election year.
Posted: 10/10/2008 - Governor Kathleen Sebelius is calling on all eligible Kansans to register to vote if they are not already registered, and to cast a ballot in this year’s historic elections.
Posted: 10/10/2008 - The steel mills and coal mines of western Pennsylvania helped fuel the nation's economic engine. Today, old factory shells and boarded-up storefronts stand as bleak reminders of those once-prosperous times.
Posted: 10/10/2008 - Sworn to secrecy, Alaska lawmakers have begun reviewing a lengthy and politically sensitive investigative report focusing on whether Republican vice presidential nominee Sarah Palin abused her authority as governor.
Posted: 10/09/2008 - Senatorial and Congressional candidates offer their thoughts on John McCain's $300 billion dollar mortgage loan buying idea.
Posted: 10/09/2008 - A report on the ethics investigation of Governor Sarah Palin is due today.. Husband Todd Palin says the VP nominee was in the dark.
Posted: 10/09/2008 - National Intelligence Estimate draft report is highlighting Afghanistan's quick deterioration.
Posted: 10/09/2008 - Democrat Barack Obama told a campaign audience Thursday that Republican John McCain's mortgage buyout plan would cost taxpayers billions of dollars and reward bad behavior by lenders.
Posted: 10/09/2008 - The National Rifle Association is endorsing Republican presidential nominee John McCain despite differences with the Arizona senator on gun-show rules and campaign finance restrictions.
Posted: 10/09/2008 - It seems like the inevitable comedic summit of this fall's presidential campaign: the real Sarah Palin coming on "Saturday Night Live" to meet her look-alike impersonator, Tina Fey.
Posted: 10/08/2008 - The Foo Fighters are the latest musicians to complain about McCain's use of their song to promote his campaign. They are demanding that he stop using "My Hero." John Mellencamp, Heart and Jackson Browne have also complained about McCain using their songs.
Posted: 10/08/2008 - The hacker changed Palin's password once he accessed her e-mails, which included state business matters and personal messages.
Posted: 10/08/2008 - Megan McCain was on the talk-show couch, being grilled by the hosts of "The View." Does it bother her to hear jokes about her father's age? Megan, 23, started chuckling, and allowed, "He IS old!" Tension was replaced by laughter. But that was summer. These days, for Republican Sen. John McCain, age is no laughing matter.
Posted: 10/08/2008 - A national poll of debate watchers suggests that Sen. Barack Obama won the second presidential debate.
Posted: 10/08/2008 - John McCain dismissively called rival Barack Obama "that one," Obama mocked McCain's "Straight Talk Express," and both left the debate stage to return to the campaign trail Wednesday.
Posted: 10/07/2008 - Barack Obama and John McCain drew sharp differences over the origin of domestic and international problems. Obama tied McCain to President Bush on Iraq and economic deregulation, while McCain painted Obama as overly reliant on government.
Posted: 10/07/2008 - House Democratic leaders have unveiled a proposal to reduce the gases blamed for global warming from power plants, transportation and factories by 80 percent come 2050. Environmentalists say the bill is a step in the right direction, but criticize the pace of the cuts and some of the details.
Posted: 10/07/2008 - California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger says the presidential candidates are wasting time making accusations that have nothing to do with the topics Americans want to hear about.
Posted: 10/07/2008 - City 4 Television survives, as Jeff Preisner cancelled his proposal to do away with the coverage. Also, the fate of the Sumner School was decided.
Updated: 10/07/2008 - Candidates sparred at Belmont in Nashville, Tennessee, but students watched them closely at Washburn University here in Topeka.
Posted: 10/07/2008 - Town hall format for crucial second debate between Presidential hopefuls.
Posted: 10/07/2008 - Just hours before the start of the second presidential debate, a new national survey suggests that Sen. Barack Obama is making gains among Americans as a compassionate candidate.
Posted: 10/07/2008 - In the 1980s, McCain served on the advisory board to the U.S. chapter of an international group linked to ultra-right-wing death squads in Central America.
Posted: 10/07/2008 - Barack Obama hopes to cement his lead in the polls with Tuesday's debate, while John McCain is trying to turn around his campaign.