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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
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
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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May 09, 2017 - 4:47 am
TOPEKA, Kan. (KNSS) - A central Topeka school was placed on lockdown Monday morning while police investigated a possible shooting in the area. Lt. Chris Heaven spoke with WIBW News in Topeka and says around 10:30 a.m., an officer was working an unrelated call in the area of SW 7th and Fillmore when...
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May 09, 2017 - 4:44 am
ARKANSAS CITY, Kan. (KNSS) – An Arkansas City woman has been arrested in connection with a hit-and-run crash that injured a person. On Saturday police were dispatched to the 400 block of South Eighth Street in Arkansas City shortly before 8 p.m. to a report of a pedestrian who was struck by a car...
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May 09, 2017 - 4:39 am
MOUND VALLEY, Kan. - (KNSS) - The Kansas Bureau of Investigation and the Labette County Sheriff’s Office have released the names of two men injured Saturday in a pair of shootings in Mound Valley. The initial shooting victim has been identified as 77-year-old James Bullock Sr. of Mound Valley. That...
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May 09, 2017 - 4:35 am
WICHITA, Kan. (KNSS) - One person has been killed and another suffered serious injuries after a crash in southern Sedgwick County. The incident occurred around 9 p.m. Monday near 119th Street South and 55th Street West. This is a few miles east of Peck, Kan. Sedgwick County emergency dispatchers...
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