Affluent shoplifter arrested a day before slated sentencing

OLATHE, Kan. (AP) An affluent suburban Kansas City woman who admitted last year shoplifting truckloads of clothing from area retailers has been arrested again,...

Suspect in Kansas kidnapping case in country illegally

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) Immigration officials say a Dallas woman accused of killing a mother and abducting her baby was living in the country illegally...

Fugitive sentenced to 27 years for drug crimes in Kansas

KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) Federal authorities say a 36-year-old man who was a fugitive for six years has been sentenced to 27 years in...

Hearing moved to March for man charged in detective’s death

KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) The preliminary hearing for a man charged with capital murder in the death of a Kansas City, Kansas, police detective...

City of Lawrence files lawsuit against hotel; cites fraud

LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) The City of Lawrence has filed a lawsuit to terminate an incentive agreement with a hotel, citing personal purchases and falsified...

Wichita police investigating fatal shooting, missing infant

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) Authorities in Wichita are investigating after a woman was found shot to death and her infant daughter was reported missing. KSN...

Southeast Kansas jail escapee agrees to plea deal

GIRARD, Kan. (AP) One of two men who escaped from a southeast Kansas county jail has agreed to a plea deal. The Pittsburg Morning...

Topeka students march to show diversity, unity

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) A few hundred Topeka students marched to the Statehouse to show they're diverse and united. The Topeka Capital-Journal reports that 400 to...

URGENT Targeted Kansas Supreme Court justices retained

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) Voters are retaining four Kansas Supreme Court justices targeted for removal by abortion opponents and conservative Republicans. The results from Tuesday's...

Kansas education official says assessment test results flat

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) A top Kansas education official says results of the 2016 state assessment tests were essentially flat, but he expects to see...