Officials said Friday at a news briefing near the airport that it may take days before the names of the four people killed are officially released. The building must be safe to enter before the bodies can be recovered, a Wichita fire official said.
The crash of a Beechcraft King Air B200 shortly before 10 a.m. killed four people – the pilot and three people inside the building – and injured five others, authorities said. Four of the five injured people were transported to Via Christi Hospital St. Francis and later released. One remained hospitalized in serious condition, a hospital spokeswoman said.
The San Francisco Giants are the champions of baseball after beating the Royals 3-2 in Game 7 of the World Series on Wednesday night at Kauffman Stadiu. San Francisco pitcher Madison Bumgarner laid claim to being one of the most dominant pitchers in World Series history. After having started two games in the Series, Bumgarner pitched the final five innings of Game 7 and surrendered only two hits to the Royals.
Johnson County prosecutors will seek a death sentence for Frazier Glenn Miller Jr., who is charged with killing three people outside Jewish facilities in Overland Park in April, defense attorneys said in court filings.
Crews searched for scorched wreckage along the Virginia coast Wednesday in hopes of figuring out why an unmanned commercial rocket exploded in a blow to NASA’s strategy of using private companies to fly supplies and, eventually, astronauts to the International Space Station.
Lt. Gov. Jeff Colyer would not answer questions Tuesday about a third loan he made to his campaign with Gov. Sam Brownback. A financial disclosure filing Monday shows Colyer, a Republican, loaned Brownback’s campaign $500,000 in August – the third such loan Brownback’s running mate has made to the governor’s re-election bid.