Chastain has spent 25 years promoting his transit ideas for Kansas City. He fancies himself a crusader against the big guys. But persistence has gotten him very little and damaged his relationship with friends, family and the city he says he loves.
The U.S. Department of Transportation's Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration has announced fines totaling $732,000 against Tulsa-based ONEOK following a fire at a ONEOK facility in Bushton, Kansas.
A 61-year-old scientist has pleaded guilty to a federal charge nearly three years after he was accused of stealing proprietary seeds developed in the U.S. and giving them to a delegation visiting from China.
The Democratic and Republican candidates for Kansas Senate districts that include the Docking State Office Building want to consider rehabilitating the building formerly used by state office workers rather than tearing it down as Gov. Sam Brownback's administration wants to do.
Sedgwick County Zoo officials scrambled Tuesday morning after a zoo patron reported one of the zoo’s orangutans escaping its enclosure. Shortly after 10 a.m., deputy zoo director Ryan Gulker said Tao, an 11-year-old female Sumatran orangutan, was spotted on a public pathway in the Koch Orangutan and Chimpanzee Habitat. (Bo Rader/Kansas.com)
Ape escape at Sedgwick County Zoo
Bob Dole speaks up for Kevin Yoder
Of gravel, playgrounds and religious freedoms
Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback talks about the 2016 presidential election