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US Army soldier stops an active-shooter by ramming him with a car on a bridge in Kansas

The US Army soldier who hit the suspected gunman was initially just "waiting in traffic" behind the shooting.
Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) Director Mike Pompeo testifies during a Senate Intelligence Committee hearing on "Worldwide Threats" on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S., February 13, 2018.

The life of Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, the West Point valedictorian and former CIA director who’s in hot water amid an inspector general sc...

A look into the career of Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, 56, who was previously the CIA director, a representative for Kansas, and an Army officer.

A Kansas farmer who donated one of his only N95 masks to New York was given a bachelor’s degree by the same university he dropped out of in 1971...

Farmer Dennis Ruhnke wrote New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo a letter and urged him to pass along the unused N95 mask to a worker who needed it.
Police arrested step-grandfather Tanner Leichleiter and booked him into jail.

Police in Nebraska say 2 grandparents abducted their 4- and 7-year-old grandsons to teach their mother a lesson

Authorities say the reported abduction was an apparent attempt to teach the boys' mother that she was a bad parent.

Inmates in Kansas and Washington have sparked violent protests over coronavirus fears

"No one is safer from this pandemic if the jail gates stay locked," the Kansas Federal Public Defender said in a letter on Tuesday.
There has been an uptick of racist incidents against Asian Americans since the coronavirus pandemic.

Kansas official says coronavirus isn’t a problem because there aren’t many Chinese people there

The coronavirus pandemic and related racist rhetoric have sparked hate crimes toward Asian Americans.
Subterra Castle

A couple converted a Kansas nuclear missile silo into a bizarre 18,000-square-foot castle, and now it’s on the market for $3.2 million — s...

The Pedens spent 33 years renovating the property, decorating it like a castle, and erecting two watch towers.

An ugly brawl broke out between Kansas and Kansas State and spilled into the stands

The fight will likely come with severe punishments, especially for Kansas' Silvio De Sousa, who grabbed a stool during the brawl.
A showing the cold weather in the US Wednesday morning. The map shows "temperature anomaly" — how current temperatures differ from historical averages, measured in degrees Celsius.

The US is being hit by a frigid, early cold snap that has killed at least 6 people and could break 100 temperature records

The National Weather Service said the unseasonal cold air, which spread from Kansas to Minnesota to Kentucky to New York, has brought an early winter.

A Kansas 13-year-old was charged with a felony for pointing a finger gun at her classmates

The girl is facing a felony for threatening her classmates after another teen asked her who in the class she would kill if given the chance.