Email: letters@knssradio.com
Studio Line: (316) 869-1330
Business Line: (316) 685-2121
| More
US News

North Miami Police Officer ID'd After Shooting of Unarmed Man


Greater North Miami Chamber of Commerce/Facebook(MIAMI) -- North Miami Police Officer Jonathon Aledda was identified Friday as the officer involved in the shooting of an unarmed man earlier this week.City officials said Aledda is a member of the department's SWAT team. He was placed on paid administrative leave.Jeff Cazeau, North Miami City Attorney, said the release of the officer's name was delayed due to safety concerns, but added that he is safe now.Another officer who was at the scene, but

Austin Police Chief 'Sickened and Saddened' at Arrest of Breaion King


Austin Police via KVUE-TV(AUSTIN, Texas) -- Two Austin Police Department officers are now under investigation after dash-cam video shows one of the officers throwing a black woman to the ground during a traffic stop. A second video taken from inside the police car after the woman was arrested shows another officer suggesting to the woman that black people have "violent tendencies" and that’s "why a lot of white people are afraid of them."Although the incident occurred in June 2015, Austin'

Unarmed Man Shot by Cop in Florida Is a 'Hero,' Boss Says


Hilton Napoleon(MIAMI) -- A North Miami group home employee has been hailed as a "hero" after he was shot and injured by a police officer while he was lying on the ground next to a man with autism, who had run away from the home.Charles Kinsey, 47, a behavioral therapist at an assisted living facility, is seen in video released by his attorney talking to police while he is lying on the ground with his hands in the air, and with the man with autism at his feet.The North Miami Police Department sa

Police Put an End to 'Running of the Bulls Baltimore Edition' After Slaughterhou


@rockstar_fly/Instagram(BALTIMORE) — Two bulls escaped from a slaughterhouse in Baltimore this morning and had a few hours of freedom before being corralled about a block from where they were initially spotted on Pennsylvania Avenue, police said.The bulls, first reported as roaming the streets around 6:30 a.m., were captured at Penn Square apartments around 8:30 a.m. There were no reported injuries or property damage, police said. Where's the beef? Here on Penn. Ave. Bulls contained f

Rielle Hunter on Her Relationship with John Edwards Today, Their Life with Their


ABC News(NEW YORK) — Rielle Hunter became the most vilified woman in America when she had an affair with married presidential hopeful John Edwards and gave birth to his child, and in an interview with ABC News, Hunter said she still loves Edwards and that he’s very much a part of her life and the life of their daughter, Quinn.“I view him as family. I mean, he's family. I absolutely love him,” Hunter told ABC News’ Amy Robach. “We’re very, very good frien

Colorado Town's Water Tests Positive for THC, Active Ingredient in Marijuana


iStock/Thinkstock(HUGO, Colo.) — Officials have urged residents in a small Colorado town not to consume their water after several wells tested positive for THC, the active ingredient in marijuana.So far no illnesses have been linked to the water in Hugo -- a town of around 700 people located roughly 100 miles southeast of Denver -- according to officials.The announcement comes after a local company was testing its own water and got a positive result. Local law enforcement was then notified

Suspect Dead, Officer Injured in Police-Involved Shooting


SE Innovation/iStock/Thinkstock(CHICAGO) -- A Chicago police officer was shot and injured Thursday night, police said.A Chicago police officer has been shot at 18th and Calumet. Shot in the lower body, no info on condition. Transported to area hospital— Anthony Guglielmi (@AJGuglielmi) July 22, 2016The officer was transported to Northwestern Memorial Hospital, where police superintendent Eddie Johnson later provided an update on the officer's condition.The shooting occurred in the city's

Chicago Police Officer Shot, Injured


SE Innovation/iStock/Thinkstock(CHICAGO) -- A Chicago police officer was shot and injured Thursday night, police said.Anthony Guglielmi, communications director for the Chicago Police Department tweeted, "A Chicago police officer has been shot at 18th and Calumet. Shot in the lower body, no info on condition. Transported to area hospital."A Chicago police officer has been shot at 18th and Calumet. Shot in the lower body, no info on condition. Transported to area hospital— Anthony Guglielm

Mayor Draws Ire After Hanging Black Lives Matter Banner on City Hall


Michele McPhee for ABC News(SOMERVILLE, Mass.) -- Controversy over a Black Lives Matter banner affixed to the front of City Hall in the blue collar suburb of Somerville, Massachusetts, continued to rage Thursday as Mayor Joseph Curtatone announced that the sign would stay despite a request from the police union’s president to replace it with a banner that says "All Lives Matter." Curtatone's decision has prompted both outrage and praise in the community.“The mayor has clearly chosen

Video of Deadly Police-Involved Shooting in Houston Released


iStock/Thinkstock(HOUSTON) -- Video was released Thursday of a deadly police-involved shooting of a black man in Houston.Mayor Sylvester Turner said he wanted to release the videos to show that the man was armed and "debunk" social media reports that he was unarmed."The videos speak for themselves," Turner said. "The facts are what they are."Houston police said Alva Braziel, 38, was armed when he was fatally shot by Houston police officers on July 9."This was not a case of an unarmed person that

Man with Hands Up Shot by Cop: There's 'No Justification,' Lawyer Says


Hilton Napoleon(MIAMI, Fla.) -- An unarmed black man was shot and injured by police in Florida while he had his hands in the air -- a shooting that had "no justification," the injured man's attorney said Thursday.The attorney released video of the Monday incident showing Charles Kinsey, 47, a behavioral therapist at an assisted living facility, on his back, lying on the ground with his hands in the air. The man at his feet in the video is a man with autism who ran away from the home, Kinsey's at

Small Plane Crashes into House in Illinois


iStock/Thinkstock(CHICAGO) -- A small aircraft has crashed into a house in a Chicago suburb, the Federal Aviation Administration and Joliet Fire Department confirmed on Thursday.According to the FAA, there are no reports of injuries to anyone on the ground. It's unclear what happened to the passengers and pilot in the aircraft.Photos posted on Twitter appear to show the house engulfed in flames. Copyright © 2016, ABC Radio. All rights reserved.

Video of Deadly Police-Involved Shooting in Houston Expected to Be Released


iStock/Thinkstock(HOUSTON) -- Video is expected to be released Thursday of a deadly police-involved shooting of a black man in Houston.Houston police say Alva Braziel, 38, was armed when he was fatally shot by Houston police officers on July 9.The deadly encounter began when two officers saw Braziel standing in an intersection in moving lanes of traffic, police said. The officers saw Braziel wave his hands in the air and then point a gun "directly at the officers," police said.The officers took

Police Who Fled from Times Square with Suspicious Device Hailed as Heroes


WABC-TV(NEW YORK) — Two New York Police Department officers are being hailed as heroes after a hoax bomb device was thrown at their vehicle in Times Square late Wednesday night. The officer and sergeant -- who at the time did not know if the device was a hoax -- held onto it and immediately sped away from the packed tourist area."We were scared, we thought we were gone," Officer Peter Cybulski said Thursday morning at a news conference. "But we weren’t going to put others in danger."

Largest Pokemon Go Event Takes over San Francisco Streets


iStock/Thinkstock(SAN FRANCISCO) — The wildly popular mobile app taking the country by storm amassed thousands of "Pokemon Go" players in San Francisco on Wednesday."Pokemon Go" is an augmented reality treasure hunt in which players walk around in real life to capture virtual characters as they pop up on their smartphone screens.What started as a Facebook event for friends turned into the biggest Pokemon event yet. Thousands gathered at the Embarcadero and Dolores Park with the goal of cat

Man Who Threw Suspicious Package at NYPD Van in Custody After Standoff


iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — A man who is suspected of throwing a suspicious package into an NYPD van in Times Square has been taken into custody, police said Thursday morning. The man had been sitting in a parked SUV, prompting the closure of New York's Columbus Circle and surrounding streets earlier Thursday.The suspect was initially reported to be wearing a red helmet and was moving around in the vehicle, according to police.Large numbers of police responded, closing Columbus Circle to
 

Program Schedule

Contests

Wichita Events

News Feeds

Wichita Perks

KNSS Radar