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Topeka Motorcyclist Killed Wednesday Night Identified

The motorcyclist killed in a wreck early Wednesday evening has been identified.

Published: Fri, 24 Oct 2014 16:26:35 GMT

Parole Hearing Held For Man Convicted In Savage 1992 Murder

The Kansas state's prisoner review board held a parole hearing for the man convicted in the 1992 murder of Charles Duty.

Published: Fri, 24 Oct 2014 16:02:30 GMT

Attorney: Lawsuit Over Heartland Park Petition Invalid

Attorney Tuck Duncan says, under Topeka's charter ordinance, he believes City Manager Jim Colson does not have authority to initiate litigation without approval from the governing body.

Published: Fri, 24 Oct 2014 03:48:02 GMT

Man Found Guilty Of Using Girlfriend As Police Shield

A Hutchinson man is guilty of kidnapping after using his girlfriend as a shield to escape from police.

Published: Fri, 24 Oct 2014 14:49:45 GMT

Hatchet Assault On New York Police Raises Concern Of Islamist Attacks

A bloodied steel hatchet lay on a rainy Queens sidewalk on Thursday like an ominous question mark. Was the bearded man who used it to wound two New York City police officers motivated by radical Islam?

Published: Fri, 24 Oct 2014 13:07:50 GMT

Governor Backs Kansas High Court Justices' Ouster

Republican Gov. Sam Brownback is endorsing an effort to persuade Kansas voters to remove two justices from the state Supreme Court.

Published: Thu, 23 Oct 2014 19:55:09 GMT

Dole Wrapping Up Statewide Homecoming Tour

Former U.S. Sen. Bob Dole returns to Kansas next week for the 10th and final leg of a statewide homecoming tour that began in April.

Published: Fri, 24 Oct 2014 13:44:14 GMT

Reno County Finds Cemetery Vases Too Late

The Reno County Sheriff's Office was too late when it found more than 25 vases that were stolen from cemeteries.

Published: Fri, 24 Oct 2014 14:54:37 GMT

Public Defender Named To Central Kansas Judgeship

Gov. Sam Brownback has appointed a veteran public defender in Salina to fill a soon-to-be vacant district court judgeship.

Published: Fri, 24 Oct 2014 13:39:45 GMT

Brownback Unveils Urban Opportunity Zone Plan

Gov. Sam Brownback has unveiled a new program intended to bring new economic development to financially struggling metropolitan areas in Kansas.

Published: Fri, 24 Oct 2014 13:50:15 GMT