State News

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Some Republicans say they hope President Donald Trump’s visit to Topeka today will boost Steve Watkins’ 2nd Congressional District campaign, which has faced questions over claims he has made about his…

New research out of Stanford University shows that limiting wastewater injection is helping to prevent man-made earthquakes in Kansas and Oklahoma. The researchers have created a new physics-based model that can better predict where man-made…

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — A political novice who rode his profile as an outsider-adventurer to the Republican nomination in a competitive Kansas congressional district is facing scrutiny about some of the biographical details he shares…

LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — An annual safety report at the University of Kansas says twice as many rapes were reported on the Lawrence campus in 2017 than the previous year. The Clery report says nine…

Compared to neighboring states, Kansas’ economy has been sluggish, but candidates running for governor each have a plan to jumpstart things. Will any of them actually work? Experts say every plan faces an uphill battle.…

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas is reporting that it collected $81 million more in taxes than expected in September to extend its streak of better-than-anticipated figures to 16 months in a row. It is the…

LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — Only 42 percent of University of Kansas students graduated within four years, according to a recent review of graduation data. The university’s graduation rate grew to 63 percent when tacking on…

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — The House Republican campaign committee has dropped its support for an incumbent congressman facing a difficult re-election in a suburban Kansas City district that Hillary Clinton won. The National Republican Congressional…