Eric Smith

Royals' All-Star break plans range from Cape Cod to SoCal to Miami

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — While Alex Gordon, Salvador Perez and Greg Holland will be soaking up their second All-Star experience in as... Read more

23rd annual Topeka Pond Tour canceled

One of Topeka’s long-running annual summer events isn’t happening this year.

The Topeka Pond Tour has been canceled because of lack of new... Read more

Update: Kansas severe weather brings tornadoes, rain, power outages

Thunderstorms continued to pass through Shawnee County and northeast and eastern Kansas late Sunday with strong winds, rain and chances of hail... Read more

Woman bitten by snake S.W. of Topeka hospitalized

A woman in her 50s was bitten by a snake while weeding her garden Sunday evening southwest of Topeka and was transported... Read more

Update: Body of man found after boat capsizing in Tuttle

After hours of searching, authorities located and recovered the body of a 25-year-old man late Sunday night after he had gone missing... Read more

12K Westar customers lose power after record 102 degrees in Wichita

Record-hot temperatures Sunday in Wichita left upwards of 12,000 Westar Energy customers in Sedgwick County without power for a time, officials said.

According... Read more

Snow possible overnight as temps drop near freezing

Two freeze warnings were issued Sunday as light snow was possible overnight into early-morning hours Monday in the capital city, said Kris... Read more

17-year-old Valley Heights student dies in auto accident just south of Marysville

A 17-year-old Marysville resident died Sunday morning just south of Marysville after the vehicle he was in left the roadway and struck... Read more

UK point Harrison expects to play vs. WSU despite hurt elbow

ST. LOUIS — There is a chance Kentucky may be a man down Sunday afternoon when the Wildcats take on undefeated Wichita... Read more

Kansas native Cauley-Stein making name at Kentucky

ST. LOUIS — Before Kansas native Willie Cauley-Stein was slamming dunks and blocking shots for blueblood Kentucky, the 7-footer considered going to... Read more

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