Russell Bucklew, who was scheduled for execution by lethal injection in Missouri on Tuesday, was granted a last-minute stay by the U.S. Suprem Court. Bucklew had argued that he would suffer unconstitutionally from lethal injection.
Kansas ranks as one of the worst states for the overuse of anti-psychotic drugs to sedate nursing home residents. But new regulations on the practice faced stiff opposition during a hearing Tuesday in Topeka.
A man and a woman are charged after a home invasion and shootout with a Missouri Highway Patrol trooper Monday in Harrison and Daviess counties. A home was burglarized, and then they headed south toward KC.
Kansas City, Kan., police asked for help Tuesday finding Tyjuana Watson and Lacresha Carr in the fatal shooting of 35-year-old Michael J. Williams Jr at the Firelight Lounge over the weekend. Watson allegedly fired the fatal shot randomly.
Going against intuition, most red states are more dependent on the federal government than blue states. But a new study shows that Kansas bucks the trend. The state ranks 49th, according to a study by WalletHub.