| Oct 12, 2011
Dave Grohl saw the news online: The famously anti-gay Westboro Baptist Church planned a protest outside a Foo Fighters concert in Kansas City, Mo. The band was another target of the tiny church, which has heckled the funerals of fallen U.S. soldiers,...
| Oct 13, 2011
| 4:08 AM
George Strait is ready to have a good time! The country superstar has announced a string of early 2012 tour dates, inviting country superstar Martina McBride on his latest outing.
"I love Martina. She's been on our tours before and she's great," George...
| Oct 29, 2011
| 12:51 PM
Lanny Ross struggled to push his 78-year-old mother through the surf toward shore.
On a cool, cloudy October afternoon, his two-seater plane had smacked into the Chesapeake Bay, stranding them both amid five-foot waves.
His mother's right eye was...
| Jul 21, 2011
| 7:30 AM
Top 5 things to do this weekend - July 22nd to July 24th
Get your ‘groove’ on this weekend by attending one of several musical events here in Wichita. You can attend a FREE classic rock concert at the WaterWalk or go see a Grammy-award...
| Jul 22, 2011
| 5:42 PM
The 20-year-old man accused of shooting a Baltimore police officer with a rifle this week had long wanted to shoot someone and remarked that he felt nothing after wounding the officer, charging documents allege.
Police arrested and charged Chey Jordan...
| Jul 23, 2011
| 3:52 PM
Some days he is a teacher, and his classroom measures 120 yards x 53 1/3 yards. Some days he is a youngster again, carrying a football on the slanted field next to the golf course near his western Pennsylvania home.
On his best days he is both, when...
| Jul 25, 2011
George Ramos, a longtime reporter, editor and columnist at the Los Angeles Times who played a key role in a groundbreaking series on Latinos in Southern California that won the paper a Pulitzer Prize in 1984, has died. He was 63.
Ramos was found Saturday...
| Aug 2, 2011
| 4:07 AM
July 2011 was the second warmest ever for Wichita. The average temperature was 89.3 degrees, second only to the infamous summer of 1980 when the average temp was 90.4. Tuesday will bring more heat and many record highs could fall by afternoon. Right now...
| Jul 24, 2011
| 7:40 PM
Seattle skipper Eric Wedge tried shaving the mustache. He tried lightening the mood. But on Sunday at Fenway Park, the Red Sox lit up a Seattle rookie barely old enough to shave as the harried Mariners lost, 12-8, for their franchise-record 15th...
| Jul 25, 2011
| 4:27 PM
School districts across the nation are facing massive budget cuts, and school music programs are often among the first programs to be slashed. So a community center in the Old Northeast area of Kansas City, Missouri, decided to do something to help...
| Jul 25, 2011
| 10:11 PM
For the first three months of the season, strong pitching kept the Mariners in contention in the American League West despite a run-challenged offense. But now with the arms tiring, Seattle's season has turned south in a historic hurry.
The Yankees put...