NTSB Says Feed Truck Shifted Track Before Amtrak AccidentA truck used to deliver feed to a business where cattle are fattened hit a train track and shifted it at least a foot before an Amtrak train derailed in southwest Kansas and injured at least 32 people, an investigator said Tuesday.
Chicago-Bound Amtrak Train Derails In KansasA U.S. government official who was briefed on the investigation said an engineer on the train noticed a significant bend in a rail, and hit the emergency brakes before the train derailed. The train appeared to be going about 75 mph at the time.
Must-See Sites Along Route 66A look at five must-see sites along one of America's most famous highways -- Route 66
K-State Student Cited For Misconduct In Court-Storming CaseNathan Power body-checked a Kansas player amid chaos Monday.
Emma: Kentucky Has Embarrassment Of RichesIf the Wildcats continue placing team before self-interest, watch out.
Five Creepy Historical Sites In The MidwestLooking for something spooky this Halloween? Check out the five creepiest historical sites in the midwest.
Supreme Court Denies Gay Marriage Appeals In Indiana, Wisconsin, 3 Other StatesOn the first day of its new term, the U.S. Supreme Court has rejected appeals from Indiana, Wisconsin, and three other states that sought to prohibit same-sex marriage.
Wisch: Hungry Illini Fan Base Deserves To Be FedRavenous Illinois fans take over Internet polls -- what would they do with a real championship team?
Emergency Slide Inflates Inside Flight From Chicago To CaliforniaThe rear emergency slide opened in the cabin of United flight 1463 after it left O’Hare International Airport late Sunday night. None of the 96 passengers or 5 crew members were injured.
Top Prospect Joel Embiid Has Foot Fracture, Will Undergo SurgeryThe Cavaliers have a lot to think about with their top pick now.
Twister View From Space: Tornadic Storm Over Kansas, NebraskaVideo images of powerful tornadoes ripping across the plains are stunning and frightening.
Chicago Jewish Community Concerned After Kansas ShootingsThe shootings by white supremacist Frazier Glenn Cross outside Kansas City have Chicago's Jewish leaders reaching out.