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Dreamstime
April 27, 2017 - 6:11 pm
EMPORIA, Kan. (AP) — Emporia State University's Center for Early Childhood Education is being investigated for alleged child abuse. Emporia State spokeswoman Gwen Larson, tells the Emporia Gazette the Kansas Department for Children and Families is investigating reported child abuse at the center...
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Dreamstime
April 27, 2017 - 5:58 pm
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — The University of Kansas Health System is interested in acquiring a financially troubled nonprofit hospital in Topeka. System President and CEO Bob Page told Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback in a letter Thursday that it would submit a proposal for the 378-bed St. Francis Health...
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Dreamstime
April 27, 2017 - 5:51 pm
HUTCHINSON, Kan. (AP) — Police in south-central Kansas' Hutchinson are investigating the death of a bicyclist who was hit by a vehicle at an intersection. Jerry W. Johnson, 29, of Hutchinson died at the scene of the accident about 5:40 a.m. Thursday. There was no immediate word about any arrests or...
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KNSS
April 27, 2017 - 4:50 pm
KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — Kansas City, Kansas, police say two people found dead in a sport utility vehicle last weekend succumbed to fumes from the vehicle's faulty exhaust system. The Kansas City Star ( http://bit.ly/2pn8G5X ) reports that police have ruled the deaths of 26-year-old Carolyn...
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Dreamstime
April 27, 2017 - 2:32 pm
WICHITA, Kan. (KNSS) - Grand opening events for Airbus and Dassault Systèmes sites at Wichita State University were held Thursday, commemorating the official residency of the global corporations on Wichita State's Innovation Campus development. "This is the beginning of a new era at Wichita State...
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Dreamstime
Ted Woodward
April 27, 2017 - 2:04 pm
WICHITA, Kan. (KNSS) - Police Chief Gordon Ramsay is concerned about a growing crime trend in the city during recent months: guns being stolen out of vehicles. In 2016, there were 193 cases of guns stolen from vehicles, up nearly 28% from the year before. The upward trend continues -- there have...
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SIPA USA
Steve & Ted
April 27, 2017 - 9:07 am
The one page plan is a summary of plans the administration says are being worked out. ABC's Karen Travers has the latest from the White House
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Dreamstime
April 27, 2017 - 4:59 am
WICHITA, Kan. (KNSS) - Better data on what causes automobile crashes can save lives. A new survey from the National Safety Council says that Kansas is one of the states that provides the most complete information on accident causes, but they can still do better. That's according to National Safety...
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Dreamstime
April 27, 2017 - 4:42 am
WICHITA, Kan. (KNSS) - The Internal Revenue Service is still encouraging those who have not filed tax returns to do so, even though the deadline was April 18th. IRS spokesperson Michael Devine tells the Kansas Information Network filing can still be beneficial. "If you didn't file your tax return...
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Andrew Harrer /Pool/Sipa Press
April 27, 2017 - 4:24 am
WICHITA, Kan. (KNSS) - Paul McCartney is coming to Wichita in July, tickets go on sale Monday. However some websites are already selling tickets. KSN News spoke with Denise Groene, State Director of the Better Business Bureau. "There are websites that already populating requests where you can go on...
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