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Dreamstime
May 09, 2017 - 7:22 pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - A transgender soldier imprisoned for releasing classified military information has released a statement, the first since being granted clemency, saying she hopes to use lessons she's learned in prison to help others. Chelsea Manning issued the statement Tuesday ahead of her...
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May 09, 2017 - 7:17 pm
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) -€ A Kansas couple has been sentenced to 28 years in prison in the abduction of a woman who was later killed. The U.S. attorney's office says Larry Anderson, 28, of Manhattan, and his girlfriend, Marryssa Middleton, 26, of Fort Riley, were sentenced Monday. Anderson pleaded guilty...
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May 09, 2017 - 7:13 pm
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) -€ Authorities say a girl, has died after she was pulled from an indoor pool at a Topeka hotel. KSNT-TV reports that Keniya Jones, 7, was dropped off Saturday at the Ramada Topeka West to attend a birthday party. Police say patrons attempted to resuscitate her after she was found...
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May 09, 2017 - 7:08 pm
MOUND VALLEY, Kan. (AP) -€” Authorities say a man wounded over the weekend as southeast Kansas sheriff's deputies responded to an earlier shooting remains in serious condition. The Kansas Bureau of Investigation identified the man as David Whinery, 40, of Mound Valley. The KBI says Whinery was...
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May 09, 2017 - 2:15 pm
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A research group that supports abortion rights says more than half of women of reproductive age live in states with unneeded restrictions on abortion facilities. The analysis released Tuesday by the Guttmacher Institute comes after a U.S. Supreme Court decision last year...
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Ted Woodward
May 09, 2017 - 2:08 pm
WICHITA, Kan. (KNSS) - In recent days, four businesses near the Douglas corridor in downtown and to the east have now been the victims of damage and burglaries during the middle of the night. In each case, it appears the suspect has used a large rock or object to smash out a window. Police are...
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Ted Woodward
May 09, 2017 - 1:55 pm
WICHITA, Kan. (KNSS) - Police officers are on patrol for a city-wide special assignment all day Tuesday. Police Sgt. Nikki Woodrow says officers are in neighborhoods, looking for "nuisance vehicles," and inoperable vehicles parked on city streets. She says those vehicles will be marked with a green...
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Steve McIntosh
May 09, 2017 - 10:07 am
WICHITA, Kan. (KNSS) - A fatal accident this morning on Wichita's east side ... shutting down traffic on Rock Road from Central to 13th. Around 5:50 a.m., a pickup traveling at high speed crashed into a tree on Rock, just north of Central. The male driver died at the scene. One person was killed...
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Steve & Ted mornings
May 09, 2017 - 8:58 am
She is alive, it was just a "prom stunt." Did she go too far? Steve and Ted discuss the fuss over prom "these days."
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Steve & Ted mornings
May 09, 2017 - 8:50 am
Compounding can be leveraged to make your retirement easier, but you have to start early. We get some figures from Moneytracker Don Grant.
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