Kansas to Reduce Benefits for Children of Some State Workers

TOPEKA, Kan.  -  Kansas has plans to reduce the insurance assistance for children of lower-income state workers next year and also allow those children to be enrolled in a federal health program. The Topeka Capital-Journal reports workers who q

Culling Kansas Voter Records to Take Weeks

TOPEKA, Kan.  -  Some Kansas election officials expect to take weeks to cancel incomplete voter registrations even with a new rule for culling records from Secretary of State Kris Kobach. And county election officials said Monday that even when

Kansas State's Moore Arrested on DUI

MANHATTAN, Kan.  -  A Kansas State football player has been arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence. The Topeka Capital-Journal reports Cre Moore, 20, was arrested early Sunday after the pickup he was driving hit a light pole in Ma

Topeka Man Sentenced in Drug Trafficking Case

TOPEKA, KAN.  -  A Topeka man was sentenced Monday to 20 years for supplying crack cocaine to a drug trafficking operation in Junction City and Manhattan, Kan., U.S. Attorney Barry Grissom said.   Johnny Lee Ivory, III, 29, Topeka, Kan., wa

Guilty Plea in Plot to Kill 4 at Topeka School

TOPEKA, Kan.  -  A man charged as a juvenile with plotting to kill four adults at a Topeka high school has pleaded guilty to four counts of aggravated assault. As part of Monday's plea agreement, four counts of soliciting first-degree murde