{FD} Bob Dole receives the Congressional Gold Medal: What to know about the former Kansas senator

Former Sen. Bob Dole, R-Kan., is receiving the Congressional Gold Medal. Here's what you need to know about the former Republican presidential nominee and WWII veteran.

{FD} California man charged in Kansas for ‘Call of Duty’ ‘swatting’ hoax that led to fatal police shooting

A California man accused of making a hoax emergency call that led to the fatal police shooting of an unarmed man in Kansas has been charged with involuntary manslaughter.

{FD} Man arrested in ‘Call of Duty’ ‘swatting’ hoax that led to fatal police shooting

A 25-year-old California man was arrested in connection to an online quarrel between two “Call of Duty” gamers that prompted a hoax call and led to a man being killed by police in Kansas.

{FD} Kansas police investigate whether fatal shooting was result of prank called ‘swatting’

Kansas officials and the FBI are investigating whether a fatal shooting by a police officer on Thursday was the grim outcome of a prank by video gamers.

{FD} Kansas Democrat Andrea Ramsey drops out of House race over 2005 harassment suit

A female former executive running for Congress in Kansas has dropped out of the race over a 2005 federal lawsuit in which she was accused of sexually harassing a male employee whom she supervised.

{FD} Chelsea Manning freed from Kansas military prison

Pvt. Chelsea Manning, the transgender soldier convicted of giving classified government materials to WikiLeaks, was freed from a Kansas military prison early Wednesday morning after serving seven years of her 35-year sentence.

{FD} Kansas archdiocese ushers out Girl Scouts and their cookies

The archdiocese covering the Kansas City, Kansas, region and much of the eastern part of the state said Monday it is severing ties with Girl Scouts and urging an end to cookie sales, citing philosophical concerns with the organization.