President Trump sworn in

President Donald J. Trump takes the Oath of Office from Chief Justice John Roberts at his inauguration on January 20, 2017 in Washington, D.C. Trump became the 45th President of the United States.   

Kansas unemployment rate up in December

TOPEKA, Kan. - The December seasonally adjusted Kansas unemployment rate was 4.2 percent ... down from 4.3 percent in November and up from an even 4 percent in December of 2015. The Kansas Department of Labor reports nonfarm jobs decreased by 500 from Nov

WSU replaces women's hoops coach for next 2 games

WICHITA, Kan. - Jody Adams-Birch has been replaced as Wichita State women's basketball coach for the next two games while athletic director Darron Boatright looks into "information recently received about the women's basketball program,"

Three men charged in Kansas with smuggling liquid meth

KANSAS CITY, Kan. - Three men from Mexico appeared in federal court in Topeka Thursday on charges of smuggling liquid methamphetamine into Kansas City, Kan., in the gas tank of a semi-trailer truck.   U.S. Attorney Tom Beall said the defendants are a

GOP lawmakers try to end Kansas tax cuts

TOPEKA, Kan. — A push in Kansas to end an income tax break championed by Gov. Sam Brownback is being led by fellow Republicans in the GOP-controlled Legislature. A state House committee was having a hearing Thursday on a bill that would repeal a 20