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July 11, 2018 - 6:04 pm
A Topeka man has been sentenced to 10 years and two months in federal prison for distributing child pornography. U.S. Attorney Stephen McAllister says Ryan Andrew Rivera, 22, of Topeka, pleaded guilty Tuesday to one count of distributing child pornography. In his plea, Rivera admitted he contacted...
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May 11, 2018 - 8:35 pm
A man was sentenced to life in prison for the fatal shooting of a man during a botched robbery outside a Kansas City, Kansas, bar. The Kansas City Star reports Efrain Gonzalez, 20, was sentenced Friday for the November 2016 death of Louis Scherzer, 29, a union steward at the Board of Public...
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May 09, 2018 - 11:41 pm
A jury in Oklahoma found the younger of two brothers guilty late Wednesday night of fatally stabbing their parents and three siblings. Jurors handed down the verdict during the fourth week of the trial of Michael Bever, 19, who was charged with five counts of first-degree murder and one count of...
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May 01, 2018 - 7:35 pm
A retired Kansas Highway Patrol trooper has been convicted of lying to the FBI during an investigation into illegal gambling in Wichita. The U.S. attorney's office said in a news release that a federal jury found Michael Frederiksen, 53, of Derby guilty on one count of lying to FBI investigators...
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April 27, 2018 - 10:59 pm
The man accused of shooting the owner of a restaurant in Delano, has been found guilty on all counts. The jury on Friday found Reginald Kane guilty on charges that included attempted first-degree murder and aggravated robbery. Acosta took the stand this past week saying Kane robbed and shot him...
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April 27, 2018 - 12:16 pm
A Wichita jury has handed down its verdict in the trial of the man accused of shooting Ruben Acosta, the owner of Ruben's Mexican Grill in Delano. The jury found Reginald Kane guilty on all nine counts, including attempted first-degree murder and aggravated robbery. Acosta was shot last June during...
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April 26, 2018 - 2:01 pm
After two trials and lengthy court battles, comedian Bill Cosby has been found guilty of all three counts of sexual assault against Andrea Constand. Now convicted, the comedian faces up to ten years in prison. Watch the latest video at video.foxnews.com
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April 18, 2018 - 3:39 pm
A federal jury on Wednesday found three men guilty of plotting to bomb a mosque and apartment complex housing Somali refugees in Kansas. Patrick Stein, Gavin Wright and Curtis Allen were convicted of one count of conspiracy to use a weapon of mass destruction and one count of conspiracy against...
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January 24, 2018 - 7:55 pm
The former president of a nonprofit Lawrence arts organization has pleaded no contest to a misdemeanor after stealing from the group. Amanda Monaghan, 36, was scheduled to go to trial Monday for felony theft after more than $1,000 was stolen from the Lawrence Art Guild in April 2014. The Lawrence...
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January 08, 2018 - 7:27 pm
A man accused of killing a former Topeka school principal has pleaded guilty. Prosecutors say Calvin Phillips Jr., 24, pleaded guilty Monday to second-degree murder and aggravated kidnapping for in May 2016 death of Curt Cochran. The pleas came as attorneys began picking jurors to hear Phillips'...
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