Legislators will take up both issues when they return to Topeka from the Memorial Day holiday.
Mayor Larry Lampe said anyone who uses the city's water supply should boil water until further notice.
Sixteen schoolchildren and a teacher burned to death in eastern Pakistan early Saturday when a short-circuit near a leaking gas tank caused their minibus to burst into flames.
The collision happened around 2:30 a.m. Saturday near Chaffee when a Union Pacific train hit a Burlington Northern train.
Thousands of bridges around the U.S. may be one freak accident or mistake away from collapse.
More than 2,000 runners and bombing victims gathered in light rain Saturday morning to run the final mile of the world's oldest annual marathon.
Fifty-nine-year-old Alan C. Nelson of Lawrence, Kan., died Monday after being struck by a Union Pacific train just east of the Missouri River.
The flight originated in Massachusetts and crashed about a half-mile west of Caroga, N.Y., just after 5 p.m. Friday.
A federal judge has ruled that the office of America's self-proclaimed toughest sheriff systematically racially profiled Latinos in its trademark immigration patrols.
The Kansas Medicaid program provides no coverage for able-bodied childless adults.
Police said the accident happened Friday morning on a road that loops around the world's busiest airport.