Updated: 02/21/2014 - Streaming speeds for Verizon FiOS customers dropped by 14% between December and January, according to Netflix. Meanwhile, Netflix speeds on most other Internet service providers held steady during that time period.
Updated: 02/21/2014 - Virginia is adding a drug used in a controversial Ohio execution to its roster of chemicals for lethal injections over the objections of the drug's manufacturer.
Posted: 02/21/2014 - Since The Brain Bank was established, it has played a vital role in helping doctors around the world find treatments for Alzheimer’s patients as scientists search for a cure.
Posted: 02/21/2014 - Jacksonville, Fla., is attempting an image change. It's hoping to swap its reputation as a stodgy old Southern city with that of an emerging hub for startups.
Updated: 02/18/2014 - Two years ago, Heather Sparling was diagnosed with an autoimmune disease. That means her body has a hard time fighting off infections.
Updated: 02/18/2014 - The maker of Candy Crush Saga and other wildly popular free video games filed for an initial public offering early Tuesday.
Posted: 02/18/2014 - Only in space would 2 million miles be considered a close call. An asteroid with an estimated diameter of three football fields zoomed by Earth late Monday, missing our home by about that distance.
Posted: 02/17/2014 - Kansas Governor Sam Brownback named a state task force to study and develop a State Action Plan for possible 'Induced Seismicity' related to oil and gas activities in Kansas.
Updated: 02/14/2014 - Indiana State Police are putting out a warning to parents after troopers found candy laced with drugs. Police said the candy was laced with THC, a chemical compound found in marijuana that gives users a high.
Updated: 02/14/2014 - The Johnson County Library is giving hope to a young boy who can't throw a ball, give a high five or turn the pages of a book with his right hand.
Updated: 02/14/2014 - It's been described as the Hoover Dam project of our time. The world's largest thermal power plant is now operational, and it's not too far from Las Vegas.
Posted: 02/14/2014 - The revived online black market Silk Road says hackers took advantage of an ongoing Bitcoin glitch to steal $2.7 million from its customers.
Updated: 02/14/2014 - Human construction projects are generally centrally planned, with people in leadership roles supervising how everything is put together, and builders aware of the overall progress.
Updated: 02/13/2014 - In a nod to the "it's complicated" sexual identities of many of its users, the social network on Thursday added a third "custom" gender option for people's profiles
Posted: 02/13/2014 - A young Portland woman will fulfill one of her dreams on Thursday night, six years after the Children's Cancer Association named her a Community Hero.
Posted: 02/13/2014 - A company that supplies components for the aircraft industry is committing $100,000 over five years to help Wichita State University develop a mentoring program.
Updated: 02/13/2014 - A Kansas House committee is weighing a resolution that urges Congress to resist following President Barack Obama's plan for addressing climate change.
Posted: 02/12/2014 - The 160-word Twitter bio, your introduction to the site's nearly 250 million active users, has been called a "postmodern art form" by The New York Times.
Posted: 02/11/2014 - A juvenile arrest record can leave a permanent scar, high school students who are using technology to help young people who have made mistakes in the past, get a fresh start with a clean record.
Posted: 02/11/2014 - The presence of water on Mars is often talked about in the past tense -- as in, billions of years in the past. But researchers have found clues that water could be flowing in the present, at least during warm seasons.
Updated: 02/11/2014 - His mother is direct and matter-of-fact about her son over the phone. Severe anxiety. Depression. Voices and visions in his head. Suicidal at age 4.
Updated: 02/11/2014 - A popular exhibit at the University of Kansas Natural History Museum is empty and quiet after all the bees in an observation hive were killed by cold weather.