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Kansas college agrees to outside probe after player’s death

A Kansas community college agreed under mounting pressure to an independent investigation into the heatstroke death last year of a football player who collapsed after the first day of conditioning practice. Continue reading

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Kansas man shot in head while playing basketball with daughter at park, police say

A Kansas man suffered life-threatening injuries after he was shot in the head at a park while he was playing basketball with his daughter Saturday, police said. Continue reading

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Giants draft pick Corey Ballentine called teammate’s family about shooting, witnesses urged to come forward

Just hours after celebrating being selected as the New York Giants’ sixth-round draft pick, cornerback Corey Ballentine had to make a heartbreaking call to his college teammate’s family Sunday to tell them their 23-year-old son was shot and killed in K… Continue reading

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Kansas Supreme Court rules abortion a right under state constitution

The Kansas Supreme Court struck down on Friday a ban on surgical abortions, ruling that the state’s constitution protected women’s choice to engage in that activity as a “right.” Continue reading

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Kansas middle school student made up threat to get out of school: police

A Kansas student allegedly made up a threat to get out of going to school Tuesday, police said. Continue reading

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Kansas’ new governor vetoes abortion ‘reversal’ rule, setting up showdown with GOP

Kansas’ new governor vetoed a bill Monday that would require doctors and abortion clinics to tell their patients about a disputed treatment meant to stop a medication abortion. Continue reading

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Kansas couple killed in motorcycle crash caused by vulture, officials say

A married couple was killed in a motorcycle accident that was caused by a vulture, Kansas Highway Patrol has said. Continue reading

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Zookeeper mauled by Sumatran tiger in Kansas zoo

City officials say a tiger mauled a zookeeper at the Topeka Zoo in northeastern Kansas. Continue reading

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As ‘swatting’ defendant is sentenced, victim’s family tells of further tragedies ‘directly related’ to case

A hoax emergency call that resulted in police killing an unarmed Kansas man in December 2017 was the catalyst for a tragic chain of events that added two suicides to the heartbreak, the original victim’s family said Friday. Continue reading

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California man sentenced to 20 years for fatal ‘swatting’ of Kansas man

A California man who made fake emergency calls to authorities across the country after a $1.50-bet dispute while playing a video game that led to the fatal shooting of a Kansas man by police was sentenced to 20 years in prison Friday. Continue reading

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Midwest floods devastate Nebraska city, leaving many without homes

Parts of the Midwest have been inundated with flooding as rainfall and melting snow force rivers to swell in parts of Iowa, Missouri, Kansas and Nebraska.  Continue reading

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Pompeo: I’ll serve as secretary of state until Trump ‘tweets me out of office’

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo doesn’t suspect he’ll be kicked out of office any time soon. Continue reading

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Framed photo of the Lord’s Prayer saves woman from bullet that struck home

A Kansas woman credited a framed photo of the Lord’s Prayer for saving her and her husband’s life when a bullet struck her home and nearly hit her. Continue reading

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Kansas doctor gets life in prison after patient’s opioid overdose death

A Kansas doctor found liable for the opioid overdose death of a patient has been sentenced to life in prison. Continue reading

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Suspect pleads guilty in Kansas ‘carnival mafia’ murder case

One of the three people charged in the deaths of a couple who vanished from a Kansas county fair in July has pleaded guilty to murdering them. Continue reading

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Kansas judge calls girls, 13 and 14, the ‘aggressor’ in a child sex solicitation case

A Kansas judge has come under fire for saying in court that two girls–solicited by an online predator to have sex with him when they were 13 and 14–were partly to blame for what happened to them. Continue reading

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Archbishop calls legislation repealing abortion restrictions ‘evil, pure and simple’

Legislation repealing restrictions on abortion is “evil, pure and simple,� the chairman of the U.S. bishops’ Committee on Pro-Life Activities said Saturday. Continue reading

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Lottery player wins $22,000 while arguing with spouse over his spending on tickets

A Kansas man realized he won $22,000 in the state lottery last week — while bickering with his wife over how much he spent on lottery tickets. Continue reading

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Pompeo for Senate? Pressure mounts for secretary of state to join 2020 race in Kansas

Pressure is mounting for Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to throw his hat into the ring for the open Senate seat in Kansas in 2020 – at least in Washington, D.C. Continue reading

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Sen. Pat Roberts’ departure plans spark speculation in Kansas about who’ll succeed him

U.S. Sen. Pat Roberts’ announcement Friday that he will not seek re-election in 2020 could open the floodgates in Kansas for a slew of Republican candidates looking to serve in Washington. Continue reading

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