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November 22, 2016 - 10:07 pm
MANHATTAN, Kan. - On July 1st, 2017 the new law allowing concealed carry on public or state property that doesn't have additional security goes into effect. This includes state universities in Kansas. Kansas State University President, retired U.S. Air Force General Richard B. Myers, spoke with...
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November 22, 2016 - 5:47 pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Frank Mason III had 19 points, Josh Jackson added 15 points and 11 rebounds, and fifth-ranked Kansas turned to its zone defense to beat Georgia 65-54 on Tuesday night in the CBE Classic championship game. Devonte Graham added 14 points for the Jayhawks (4-1), who won their third...
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November 22, 2016 - 4:17 pm
CUSHING, Okla. - Two earthquakes recorded within one minute of each other have shaken an area in north-central Oklahoma near the site near of a key oil hub. The U.S. Geological Survey says the earthquakes occurred Tuesday in Cushing in Payne County, about 50 miles northeast of Oklahoma City. The U...
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November 22, 2016 - 3:44 pm
WICHITA, Kan. - A fire that began in a cafe spread to a building that had been converted into an apartment. It happened around 2:30 p.m. Tuesday in the 2200 block of west Douglas near Athenian. Investigators say they believe the fire began in a cafe and spread along an awning onto a garage that had...
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November 22, 2016 - 3:09 pm
WICHITA, Kan. - Charges have been filed against a Texas woman accused of killing a Wichita woman and kidnapping the her newborn baby. The Sedgwick County DA's office filed the charges Tuesday morning against Yesenia Sesman, 34. Details about the charges have not been released. The process of...
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November 22, 2016 - 2:11 pm
PLEASANTON, Kan. — The state has charged a Kansas man with the killing of two of his relatives. The Kansas Attorney General announced Tuesday that David Patrick McNabb, 31, of Pittsburg is charged with two counts of first-degree murder, felony theft and interference with law enforcement. He is...
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November 22, 2016 - 2:00 pm
NEODESHA, Kan. — Federal safety inspectors are investigating an explosion and fire at a southeast Kansas chemical plant that injured one employee. The explosion occurred about 7:00 a.m. Tuesday at the Airosol, Inc., plant in Neodesha, a town of about 2,500 residents. It was still not contained...
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November 22, 2016 - 1:54 pm
MISSION, Kan. — The American Civil Liberties Union is urging a Kansas school district to stop barring staff from wearing safety pins on their clothes in a sign of solidarity to the disenfranchised. The ACLU sent a letter Tuesday to the Shawnee Mission School District's superintendent about the pins...
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November 22, 2016 - 1:48 pm
LAWRENCE, Kan. — A University of Kansas cheerleader and three members of the school's spirit squad are suspended from cheering after a photo linking the Ku Klux Klan with President-elect Donald Trump was posted on the cheerleader's Snapchat account. The photo shows three members of the cheer squad...
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November 22, 2016 - 1:20 pm
WICHITA, Kan. — A probable cause affidavit says a Wichita man was tortured before he was killed over the loss of $185 in a methamphetamine deal. The document obtained Monday from the court by The Associated Press details the sexual torture of both Scottie W. Goodpaster Jr., 33, and a woman who...
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