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November 25, 2016 - 8:09 pm
KANSAS CITY, Kan. — A Kansas City, Kansas, police officer and a Wyandotte County deputy are on unpaid leave after being accused of child endangerment and weapons counts. Kansas City, Kansas, police Officer Patrick McCallop told The Associated Press on Thursday that Officer Colleen Radford of Bonner...
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November 25, 2016 - 7:52 pm
ST. JOSEPH, Mo. — A new program that would help students prepare for the workforce is up for consideration in the St. Joseph School District. The News-Press Now ( http://bit.ly/2fMx37p ) reports that the program would create curriculum based on a partnership between local businesses and the...
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November 25, 2016 - 7:48 pm
HUTCHINSON, Kan. — A Finney County businessman and farmer and the city of Garden City have been honored by the state for their work to extend the Ogallala Aquifer. Tom Willis, who operates two southwest Kansas ethanol plants and has a farm in Finney County, and the city of Garden City were among...
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November 25, 2016 - 7:18 pm
PARADISE ISLAND, Bahamas — Miles Bridges scored 21 points to help No. 24 Michigan State hold off Wichita State 77-72 on Friday in the Battle 4 Atlantis third-place game. Eron Harris added 13 points for the Spartans (4-3), who followed Thursday's loss to No. 20 Baylor by building a huge second-half...
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November 25, 2016 - 7:16 pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Chiefs wide receiver Jeremy Maclin will miss his third consecutive game when Kansas City visits the Denver Broncos for a pivotal AFC West showdown Sunday night. Maclin hurt his groin early against Jacksonville on Nov. 6 and has not played since. His absence has coincided with a...
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November 25, 2016 - 6:56 pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The new University of Missouri system president plans to tour the state's four campuses. The Kansas City Star reports ( http://j.mp/2fwLXxC ) that new University of Missouri System President Mun Choi will begin a four-campus tour Tuesday at the University of Missouri-St. Louis...
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November 25, 2016 - 6:50 pm
NEW YORK — Xavier Sneed scored 16 points and grabbed eight rebounds to lead Kansas State to a 72-54 win over Boston College in the first game of the Barclays Center Classic on Friday night in New York. Dean Wade and Barry Brown added 11 points apiece as Kansas State improved to 5-0. Ky Bowman led...
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November 25, 2016 - 6:48 pm
LAWRENCE, Kan. — Frank Mason III had 21 points, Udoka Azubuike added 17 in his first career start and No. 5 Kansas dunked its way to a 95-57 victory over UNC Asheville on Friday night. Josh Jackson contributed 14 points, Lagerald Vick had 12 and Devonte Graham finished with 11 assists, including...
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November 25, 2016 - 5:21 am
WICHITA, Kan. — Police say a 15-year-old boy has died after he was shot outside a Wichita laundromat. A 13-year-old boy told police he and the 15-year-old were in the parking lot of Lost Sock Wednesday when three men approached them. A release Wichita Officer Charley Davidson sent Thursday says the...
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November 25, 2016 - 5:03 am
WICHITA, Kan. — Grey Thursday produced thousands of shoppers to stores that opened their doors on Thanksgiving Day. At some major retailers the lines were an hour long at the registers with people looking to grab some pre black Friday bargains. From the JC Penny in the Town West Square Mall to Toys...
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