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May 22, 2017 - 3:53 am
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Mike Minor’s road back to the majors was not an easy one. Shoulder surgery kept him out of the majors for two years and resulted in a move to the bullpen. Minor got his first victory since 2014 with 1 1/3 scoreless innings for the Kansas City Royals, who beat the Minnesota...
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Dreamstime
May 21, 2017 - 8:13 pm
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Talks have broken down yet again between Oklahoma lawmakers meeting for a rare weekend session to find ways to close a nearly $880 million budget hole. Legislators are bound by the state's constitution to pass revenue-raising measures by Sunday or be forced to call a special...
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KNSS
May 21, 2017 - 7:31 pm
WICHITA, Kan. (KNSS) - A Wichita police officer who was injured when he was hit by a car is beginning to walk on his own and can now talk. The condition of Officer Brian Arterburn continues to improve as he recovers from life-threatening injuries he received during a police pursuit back in February...
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Dreamstime
May 21, 2017 - 7:12 pm
HOLTON, Kan. (AP) — Unsealed transcripts show that prosecutors during a Kansas trial in which a man was acquitted of sexually assaulting a 13-year-old girl questioned the impartiality of a juror after her husband posted online that the case was a "witch hunt." The Topeka Capital-Journal reports the...
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Dreamstime
May 21, 2017 - 6:54 pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Kansas City police say they are investigating whether four homicides along a popular hiking and biking trail are related. Police said Friday no evidence has linked the deaths of four white men along the Indian Creek Trail system since last August. The men were between the...
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Dreamstime
May 21, 2017 - 6:38 pm
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) - Kansas cities may soon be able to designate districts where patrons can move among bars, restaurants and entertainment venues with their drinks in hand. Both the House and Senate have passed versions of a bill that would allow areas similar to Kansas City, Missouri's Power and...
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Dreamstime
May 21, 2017 - 11:25 am
Wichita, Kan. (KNSS) - 21st and Grove was the site of a 2-car accident early Sunday morning. Police say the crash occurred around 3:30 a.m, seriously injuring five people, one of them critically. No cause has been determined as the intersection remains closed while police conduct their...
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Dreamstime
May 21, 2017 - 9:02 am
Wichita, Kan. (KNSS) - Wichita police continue to investigate two shootings in Wichita this weekend. The first incident occurred shortly before 8 p.m. Saturday in the 1500 block of New York Street, in north Wichita. Police say a white vehicle drove by the residence and fired multiple shots,...
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Dreamstime
May 21, 2017 - 1:25 am
WICHITA, Kan. (KNSS) – An arrest has been made in connection to a shooting near a Wichita IHOP on May 15. According to KSN-TV, Deonte Gray was arrested on a charge of attempted murder in the first degree. Police report the victim of the May 15 shooting was found at 4:45 a.m. in the IHOP parking lot...
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Dreamstime
May 21, 2017 - 1:08 am
WICHITA, Kan. (KNSS) - A shooting in north Wichita sent two people to the hospital in critical condition. According to Sedgwick County dispatchers, the incident occurred shortly before 8 p.m. in the 1500 block of New York Street. Police are interviewing witnesses and will continue to investigate.
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