By Darlene Superville | 04/24/14 01:03 PM
Michelle Obama is rearranging plans for a speech before graduating high school seniors in Kansas in the face of protests that her appearance at a combined graduation ceremony for five schools would limit seating for families and friends.
By John Hanna | 04/24/14 07:55 AM
Kansas is joining a proposed compact with other states that hope to exempt themselves from the federal health care overhaul, and Republican Gov. Sam Brownback on Wednesday rejected criticism that the move will jeopardize seniors' benefits.
By Associated Press | 04/23/14 12:58 PM
A Kansas judge granted a request Wednesday to formally change the name of the soldier convicted of leaking classified documents to WikiLeaks from Bradley Edward Manning to Chelsea Elizabeth Manning.
By Associated Press | 04/21/14 08:25 AM
Kansas is not going to expand its Medicaid program anytime soon in line with the federal health care overhaul, but advocates aren't giving up on the idea, despite a new law indefinitely blocking an expansion.
04/20/14 01:07 PM
TOPEKA, Kan. — If expanding the guest list to include Michelle Obama at graduation for high school students in the Kansas capital city means fewer seats for friends and family, some students and their parents would prefer the first lady not attend.
By Paul Bedard | 04/18/14 12:32 PM
When Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius finally leaves Washington and returns home for a potential Senate challenge, the former governor is going to find out that she’s not in her old Kansas anymore.
By Justin Green | 04/18/14 11:40 AM
The Times first floated the rumor of a Sebelius candidacy on Wednesday, openly wondering whether Sebelius was "weighing revenge" against Roberts for calling for Sebelius' resignation during the rocky rollout of the Obamacare health insurance exchanges.
By Justin Green | 04/16/14 03:54 PM
The Kansas Republican party jokingly offered to pay for former Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius to return to her home state if she wants to run for Senate -- seeing her chances for victory unlikely.
By Justin Green | 04/16/14 09:23 AM
Dr. Milton Wolf, a diagnostic radiologist from the Kansas City area, on Wednesday released a television ad criticizing Roberts for his nearly five decades in the nation's capital.
04/15/14 09:30 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Justice Department says Attorney General Eric Holder will travel to Overland Park, Kan., on Thursday to pay tribute to the victims of the shootings at two Jewish community sites. The interfaith memorial ceremony is scheduled to begin at 10 a.m. CDT in the Lewis and...
04/14/14 12:45 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama on Monday honored those killed in a weekend attack at two Jewish facilities in Kansas, saying no one should have to worry about their security while gathering with their fellow believers. Obama noted that synagogues and temples across the country are...
04/14/14 11:15 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Attorney General Eric Holder says Justice Department prosecutors will investigate whether federal hate crimes were committed in the Kansas shootings that killed three people over the weekend. In a statement Monday, Holder said he has instructed the department to provide all...
04/14/14 11:00 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Attorney General Holder says feds will check for possible hate crimes link to Kansas shootings.
04/13/14 09:30 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is offering condolences to the families of those killed in Sunday's shootings outside a Jewish community center and a retirement village in Kansas. Obama says he has asked his White House team to make sure law enforcement authorities have "the...
04/09/14 02:32 PM
Schmidt TOPEKA, Kan. (Legal Newsline) – Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt lauded the Kansas legislature on Monday for unanimously approving legislation to strengthen the Medicaid Fraud Control Act. Schmidt proposed the measure to strengthen the anti-fraud law in January. After...
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