Inauguration

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.   
Employment

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
Replaced

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,"
Charged

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
Cuts

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