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May 11, 2017 - 10:50 am
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The Oklahoma Court of Criminal Appeals has upheld the life prison sentence of a 45-year-old woman convicted of fatally shooting her boyfriend, who was a radio disc jockey in southwestern Oklahoma. The court ruled Thursday in the case of Sandra Woodard, who was convicted of...
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May 11, 2017 - 9:41 am
WAMEGO, Kan. (AP) - Another Kansas school district has announced plans to randomly drug test students who participate in athletics and activities such as debate. The Manhattan Mercury ( http://bit.ly/2pCEovc ) reports that the policy takes effect this fall at Wamego Public Schools. The school board...
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Steve & Ted
May 11, 2017 - 9:06 am
Some severe weather in western Kansas and a chance for more today. But KSN Meteorologist Leon Smitherman tells Steve about a great weekend ahead.
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Steve & Ted
May 11, 2017 - 8:58 am
You unlock this door with the key of imagination. Beyond it is another dimension - a dimension of sound, a dimension of sight, a dimension of mind. You're moving into a land of both shadow and substance, of things and ideas.
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Dreamstime
May 11, 2017 - 5:04 am
WESTMORELAND, Kan. (KNSS) - One woman is dead after a traffic accident in Pottawatomie County. The Kansas Highway Patrol says it happened after 11 a.m. Wednesday on K-99 between Westmoreland and Wamego. A pickup truck went off the roadway, jumped a culvert, and slammed into a tree. The driver, 34-...
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May 11, 2017 - 4:57 am
SALINA, Kan. (KNSS) - Hundreds, if not thousands of monarch butterflies have been appearing across Kansas in recent weeks. The famed insect takes regular trips through southern and eastern portions of the state as part of their more than Fifteen hundred mile migration from Mexico to its summer...
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Allan Henry-USA TODAY Sports
May 11, 2017 - 4:52 am
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — The Kansas City Royals have promoted Seth Maness from Triple-A Omaha, less than nine months after the right-hander had ligament surgery on his pitching elbow. Maness had what is called "primary repair" surgery on his ulnar collateral ligament Aug. 18 and signed a minor...
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Alex Gordon - Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports
May 10, 2017 - 10:10 pm
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Chris Archer pitched eight shutout innings Wednesday night and Logan Morrison, Rickie Weeks Jr., and Colby Rasmus homered for the Tampa Bay Rays in a 12-1 victory over the Kansas City Royals. Archer (3-1) won for the first time in five starts since April 14 to help the...
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Sipa USA
May 10, 2017 - 9:19 pm
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A judge has told Kansas' top elections official to disclose proposed changes to federal voting laws that he took to a meeting with President Donald Trump. U.S. District Judge Julie Robinson says she reviewed the materials and found no error in the magistrate's earlier ruling...
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Dreamstime
May 10, 2017 - 8:13 pm
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — The Kansas Senate has rejected a plan that would fix the state budget by rolling back past income tax cuts. The vote Wednesday was 22-18 against the measure. The bill would have raised more than $1 billion over two years to close projected budget shortfalls totaling $887 million...
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