In his new memoir, due out Aug. 7, KC mayoral candidate Jason Kander talks about his life in Army, emotional distress when he returned home after a deployment to Afghanistan, and an early mentor named Sly James.
Bidders spent $80,000 on baseball memorabilia Frank White collected as a major leaguer. His share could lift some of the financial pressure that the former Royal and current Jackson County executive has been under.
Democrat Carl Brewer, the only major candidate for governor who has not held elected office in Topeka, says his experience as mayor of Wichita enables him to work with people and lead a polarized state.
Hawaii tour boat operators plan to continue taking visitors to see lava, but will follow the Coast Guard's revised policy and stay farther away after an explosion caused molten rock to barrel through the roof of a vessel, injuring 23 people.