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November 14, 2016 - 10:49 pm
WICHITA, Kan. - One person is dead following an accident early Tuesday on the Kansas Turnpike in east Wichita. It happened just after three a-m on I-35 near south Rock Road. It involved a semi truck that was fully engulfed in fire. One person was pronounced dead at the scene.
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November 14, 2016 - 8:59 pm
PLEASANTON, Kan. - A 31-year-old man is accused of killing two relatives in the eastern Kansas town of Pleasanton. The Kansas Bureau of Investigation and the Linn County Sheriff's Office say David McNabb of Pittsburg is charged with second-degree murder, criminal desecration of a body, and...
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November 14, 2016 - 8:44 pm
MANHATTAN, Kan. - The Kansas Board of Regents appears poised to choose a new president for Kansas State University after a months-long search. The regents are to gather Tuesday morning on Kansas State's campus in Manhattan to vote on approving the new president of the roughly 24,000-student...
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November 14, 2016 - 5:12 pm
WICHITA, Kan. - One person is dead following a crash on K-254 in north Wichita. It happened around 7:30 p.m. Monday night in the westbound lanes of K-254 between Hillside and I-135. The Kansas Highway Patrol described the victum only as a Wichita man, whose name has not been released. Officials...
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November 14, 2016 - 5:09 pm
EUREKA, Kan. - A search is underway in Greenwood County after a man and woman ran from law enforcement following a high-speed chase. The incident left a sheriff's deputy with minor injuries. In a Facebook post, the Sheriff's Office says the stolen vehicle was abandoned in the area of 210th Street...
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November 14, 2016 - 5:06 pm
WICHITA, Kan. - One man is dead following a shooting inside a Wichita restaurant. It happened just after 1:30 p.m. Monday at the Bida Saigon restaurant and pool hall in the 3800 block of east Harry. Police said that the person who was shot has been identified as a man in his forties, but his name...
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November 14, 2016 - 5:01 pm
WICHITA, Kan. — A jury has found two Kansas men guilty of federal firearms violations in a case that repudiates a Kansas law that purports to prevent federal prosecution of anyone owning firearms made, sold and kept in the state. A jury Monday evening convicted Shane Cox in eight counts for...
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November 14, 2016 - 6:07 am
WICHITA, Kan. - One person is dead and four others are injured in a rollover traffic accident in the northwest part of Wichita; the person who died was pinned inside the wreckage. It happened late Monday morning in the south-bound lanes of McLean Boulevard, at 15th Street North. The injured vicitms...
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November 14, 2016 - 5:03 am
WICHITA, Kan. - Closing arguments are scheduled Monday in a criminal case that indirectly involves a Kansas law seeking to prevent federal prosecution of anyone owning firearms made, sold and kept in the state. Shane Cox and Jeremy Kettler are on trial in U.S. District Court in Wichita on federal...
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November 14, 2016 - 4:35 am
TOPEKA, Kan. - The U.S. Supreme Court has refused to review a nonprofit group's lawsuit claiming that science standards for Kansas public schools promote atheism. The high court on Monday rejected a petition from a nonprofit Kansas group calling itself Citizens for Objective Public Education. The...
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