Kansas police chief gets probation

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) A former Kansas police chief has been sentenced to probation for his role in a scheme to buy discounted firearms. The...

Judge throws out indictment against former Kansas policeman

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) A federal judge has thrown out the indictment against a former Bel Aire police officer accused of making a false statement...

Boy dies while swimming in neighborhood Kansas lake

SHAWNEE, Kan. (AP) Family and friends have gathered to remember a teen who drowned at a neighborhood lake in suburban Kansas City. The Kansas...

Body found near river in Wichita, but no foul play suspected

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) Wichita police are investigating the discovery of a body found near the Arkansas River but don't believe foul play was involved....

Former Kansas soldier gets 2 years prison for identity theft

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) A former U.S. Army private who'd been stationed in Kansas has been ordered to spend two years in federal prison after...

Student sues over sexually battery at a Wichita high school

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) A student who was sexually battered in the bathroom of a Wichita high school is suing the principal and school board...

New attorney for woman convicted in 2 Topeka murders

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) A new attorney has been appointed to represent a Kansas woman appealing her conviction for killing two people. The Topeka Capital-Journal...

Services set for slain Kansas officer

KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) The Latest on the fatal shooting of an officer from Kansas City, Kansas (all times local): 4:35 p.m. Funeral services...

Police officer killed in Kansas City, Kansas

KANSAS CITY, Kan. -- The Latest on the shooting of a police officer in Kansas City, Kansas (all times local):   5:20 p.m. A spokesman for the...

Officers killed in Baton Rouge

BATON ROUGE, La.  — The Latest on the shooting of law enforcement officers in Baton Rouge (all times local): 4:10 p.m. Police say there is no...