Local news for Wichita, KS continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.
50 min ago | The Wichita Eagle
Friends surround Melquin Merchan, an 18-year-old painter from Aracataca, as he paints a portrait of Gabriel Garcia Marquez in front of the house where the Nobel laureate was born in Aracataca, Colombia, Friday, April 18, 2014.
Trending on the Topix Network
5 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle
Pheng Xiong was found dead in a house in the 800 block of South Erie on Aug. 4, 2012.
9 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle
The Mariners will play Western Sydney Wanderers next Saturday in Sydney. Melbourne Victory, who beat Sydney FC 2-1 Friday, plays first-place Brisbane next Sunday in the Queensland state capital, with the winners to play in the Australian grand final on May 4. Before Saturday's match, there was a minute of silence observed for 20-year-old Australia ... (more)
This Jan. 4, 2014 file photo shows actor Idris Elba at the Palm Springs International Film Festival Awards Gala in Palm Springs, Calif.
In this image taken from video, Chelsea Clinton, left, speaks to the audience as she co-hosts "Girls: A No Ceilings Conversation," with her mother, former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton, in New York, Thursday, April 17, 2014.
A man who was found not guilty by reason of insanity after a shooting at a Wichita fitness center will be moved to a residential care home.
The Republican governor was joined by his wife, Sue, Lt. Gov. Brian Calley and supporters Thursday morning at the secretary of state building in Lansing.
We asked the top golfers featured on this week's Executive Golf Handicaps list about their favorite courses and business tips.
Wichita State University president John Bardo's ambitious vision of an urban institution on the leading edge of high-tech job creation and business innovation is coming into focus, having just gained impressive support from NetApp and the Kansas Legislature.
Eleven of the 13 reported shootings that police think may be related occurred on highways, most of them in or near the massive interchange where several interstates intersect in south Kansas City.
Wichita Grand Opera presents the Kansas premiere of "Don Quixote," a ballet in three acts performed by the Russian National Ballet Don Quixote is among the most frequently portrayed characters in all of fiction.
A woman has been arrested in a case that involves shots being fired at a house where a 3-year-old was inside.
The latest version of Foreigner is one of the few rock acts set to perform at Wichita's Intrust Bank Arena this summer.
This photo provided Tuesday, April 15, 2014, by the Festival de Cannes shows the official poster of the 67th International Film Festival of Cannes.
Athens, Ga.-based Southern rock band Drive-By Truckers will perform at 8 p.m. Friday at the Orpheum, 200 N. Broadway.
In early 1886 unions fought for an eight hour work day in Chicago. Work days could be 10 to 12 hours a day.