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Dreamstime
October 23, 2017 - 2:57 pm
KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — The special master looking into the taping of attorney-client meetings and phone calls at the pretrial detention facility in Leavenworth, Kansas, says in a new report that the U.S. Attorney's office in Kansas is no longer cooperating with the investigation. Special Master...
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Dreamstime
October 23, 2017 - 10:47 am
Claudia Cowan reports from San Francisco on the build up to the Kate Steinle murder trial. Watch the latest video at
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October 22, 2017 - 3:49 am
A man is in critical condition after being shot in south Wichita Saturday night. Police Sgt. Maruice Mitchell says the shooting happened between 6:30 and 7:00 PM in the 1600 block of S. Martinson. Officers say that an argument inside a home spilled outside into the alley behind a house. Mitchell...
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Dreamstime
October 17, 2017 - 3:05 am
LAWRENCE, Kan. - Police in Lawrence are confirming that two people have been arrested in connection with a weekend shooting that left three people dead and two others injured. In a statement, authorities said 19-year-old Dominique McMillion and 22-year-old Ahmad Rayton have been jailed in...
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KNSS NEWS
October 10, 2017 - 10:43 am
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback has issued his first pardon in almost seven years in office to a man convicted of felony theft as a college student in 1994. Brownback's office announced the pardon Tuesday for Mark Schmitt of Parker, Colorado. Schmitt is a Liberal native convicted of...
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Dreamstime
October 05, 2017 - 10:34 am
KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — A 20-year-old driver has been charged with killing two passengers in a crash while fleeing from police in Kansas City, Kansas. The Kansas City Star reports that Zackery Smith was charged Wednesday in Wyandotte County with two counts of felony first-degree murder. Police say...
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Dreamstime
October 01, 2017 - 8:59 am
Lawrence, Kan. (KNSS) - Lawrence Police are investigating after a shooting in downtown Lawrence left three dead and two others injured. Interim Police Chief Anthony Brixius said it happened just before 1:40 Sunday morning. The Douglas County Judicial and Law Enforcement Center is located in the...
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Dreamstime
October 01, 2017 - 7:27 am
Wichita, Kan. (KNSS) - Two people are hospitalized after being shot in northeast Wichita. It happened around 11 p.m. Saturday. A man and woman traveling westbound on 25th near Hillside noticed that they were being followed. The man got out of his vehicle at 25th and Erie. The suspect vehicle also...
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KNSS News
September 30, 2017 - 2:20 pm
Wichita, Kan. (KNSS) - At approximately 1:45 Saturday morning, officers found a driver of a black Buick LaCrosse in the area of Douglas and Edgemoor. The 27 year old man had been shot in the shoulder and face. He was transported to an area hospital for treatment and then released. Multiple bullet...
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Dreamstime
September 30, 2017 - 1:11 pm
Wichita, Kan. (KNSS) - At approximately 1 o'clock Saturday morning, officers were proactively monitoring the Old Town area via the security camera system when they observed a physical disturbance in the 100 block of north Mosley. Officers responded and learned a 22 year old male suspect battered a...
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