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Yemen bombing intense; political will growing

In just a few weeks' time, good relations with neighbors have become a matter of survival for Yemen President Abdu Rabu Mansour Hadi. On Saturday, he rallied regional allies in Egypt, while they bombarded his enemies in his country. After Houthi rebels...

Published: Sat, 28 Mar 2015 23:37:57 GMT

Woman, 19, charged with abusing 1-year-old daughter who died

Jackson County prosecutors charge a 19-year-old woman with abusing and assaulting her 1-year-old daughter.

Published: Sat, 28 Mar 2015 22:41:47 GMT

$1.5M lawsuit filed over Lawrence beer bottle death

The father of an Iraq war veteran who died after he was struck over the head with a beer bottle is seeking $1.5 million in a wrongful death lawsuit.

Published: Sat, 28 Mar 2015 21:55:13 GMT

Bills would ban gender neutral housing, unisex bathrooms

Gender-neutral university housing and many unisex public bathrooms would be banned in Missouri under bills that have been introduced in the Legislature.

Published: Sat, 28 Mar 2015 17:48:45 GMT

Kansas Senate panel to consider expanding liquor licenses

GOP legislators are weighing the political risks of voting on legislation allowing supermarkets to sell stronger alcohol.

Published: Sat, 28 Mar 2015 17:39:16 GMT

School asks special needs student to remove letter jacket

A Wichita woman says she was shocked when her special needs son was asked to remove his letter jacket at school.

Published: Sat, 28 Mar 2015 15:53:03 GMT

Police seek driver in fatal hit-and-run crash

Independence police are searching a driver who fled the scene after a fatal two-vehicle crash Friday night.

Published: Sat, 28 Mar 2015 15:10:05 GMT

Frazier Glenn Cross denied internet in jail

Cross, 74, pleaded not guilty Friday during a court appearance.

Published: Sat, 28 Mar 2015 03:21:02 GMT

Gardner police officers fatally shoot woman

An investigation is underway after a woman is shot and killed by Gardner police officers Thursday night, authorities said.

Published: Sat, 28 Mar 2015 00:37:32 GMT

Independence officer indicted after September 2014 taser incident

Independence cop faces federal charges after using Taser on 17-year-old.

Published: Fri, 27 Mar 2015 23:36:09 GMT