Kansas House Balks at Setting Up Alternative to Foster Care

TOPEKA, Kan. - Kansas House members are uneasy about a proposal to allow parents to temporarily give up custody of their children to others as an alternative to putting the youngsters into foster homes overseen by the state. The Topeka Capital-Journal

Woman in Assisted Living Center Fraud Case to Change Plea

WICHITA - A woman accused of stealing more than $1.2 million from a company which owns assisted living centers in Kansas and Missouri is expected to change her plea next month. A court filing on Thursday shows Lori Shryock of Augusta is scheduled for

Kansas Senate Approves Bill to Bolster 'Webcam' Abortion Ban

TOPEKA, Kan.  -  The Kansas Senate has approved a bill aimed at allowing the state to enforce a ban on what critics call "webcam" abortions.  

Kansas Lawmakers Negotiate Agreement on State Budget

TOPEKA, Kan.  -  Negotiators for the Kansas House and Senate have agreed on a proposed budget that would limit increases in tuition at state universities. 

Wichita Airport to Auction Items from Old Terminal

WICHITA, Kan.  -  After months of waiting, the Dwight D. Eisenhower National Airport is set to open on June 3, 2015, and then the old terminal will shut down to the public.