Kansas

May 22, 2019 - 7:49 pm
A clinic in Wichita stopped providing telemedicine abortions months ago because it concluded that the legal climate remains uncertain despite a judge's order saying the state couldn't stop them. The Trust Women Foundation was back in state court Wednesday for a hearing on its request for another...
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May 22, 2019 - 7:44 pm
A Salina man has been found not guilty of animal abuse charges stemming from the seizure of 189 animals. A Saline County jury deliberated less than an hour after a five-day trial of Matthew Fullen, 41, before returning the verdict Tuesday. The animals were seized in April 2018 from a pasture in...
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May 22, 2019 - 7:09 pm
The State of Kansas is no longer opposing Planned Parenthood after the origination sued the state when a former administration vowed to defund the organization. The Kansas Department of Health and Environment notified the organization in May 2016 that its Medicaid contract would be ending. A Kansas...
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May 22, 2019 - 11:06 am
Parts of Missouri and Kansas are cleaning up from severe storms that churned up tornadoes and caused renewed flooding concerns. River levels were again rising Wednesday along rivers and creeks one day after storms demolished a racetrack grandstand and damaged buildings in a wild animal park in...
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May 21, 2019 - 10:10 pm
Wichita Crime Stoppers is asking for help to solve a cold case murder. On March 17th, 2017 a caller to 911 reported seeing a woman lying on the ground near Crawford and Seneca. Police Officer Kevin Weehler says the officers found Sandra Flores, 26, dead at the scene. "It was determined that she had...
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May 21, 2019 - 8:28 pm
A woman suffered serious injuries in a shooting in southeast Wichita. It happened just after 2:00 p.m. Tuesday in the 800 block of South Terrace, near Lincoln and Oliver. Police say several shots fired at a home, and a woman in her 20's was injured. She was transported to an area hospital with non-...
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May 21, 2019 - 8:21 pm
Governor Laura Kelly has signed into law a bill that would allow profoundly ill people who have been unable to find relief with pharmaceutical medications to avoid prosecution for possessing certain blends of oil extracted from cannabis plants. The cannabidiol oils, also known as CBD, shielded by...
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May 21, 2019 - 8:16 pm
The University of Kansas plans to put a building that has been vacant for two years on the market. A budget bill signed Monday by Gov. Laura Kelly includes a provision allowing the university to sell Oldfather Studios, which formerly housed the school's Film and Media Studies Department. The...
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May 21, 2019 - 8:11 pm
Authorities say a young boy has accidentally shot himself in northwest Kansas. The Phillips County Sheriff's Office said in a Facebook post that the boy, 12, called 911 around 9:50 a.m. Tuesday, saying he had shot himself and needed help. The post says the child was taken to Phillips County...
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May 21, 2019 - 8:06 pm
A Kansas man who led troopers on a 100-mph chase has pleaded guilty to a federal firearm charge. Federal prosecutors say Codey Elsasser, 26, of Arlington, pleaded guilty Monday to possessing a short-barreled rifle that was not registered. Prosecutors say Elsasser was driving 88 mph in a 65 mph zone...
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