A shoplifting suspect carried a loaf of bread out of the Dollar General store in Shafter, California, on May 17. He avoided apprehension, according to police, and "escaped on all fours out the front doors." (Courtesy of Shafter Police Department)
Dedicated to prisoners of war and those missing in action, the 2017 Run for the Wall stopped in Kansas as part of the cross country tradition started in 1989. The organization also honors the memory of those killed in action, and promotes support for all military personnel. They are expected to arrive in Washington, D.C. on May 26.
While attempting to save some baby ducks, Pamela Perkins, 57, was struck by a car on May 15, 2017. She tells how her good intentions led to a trip to the hospital. (Video by Fernando Salazar / The Wichita Eagle)
Eagle reporter Oliver Morrison and photographer Travis Heying had a near-miss when straight-line winds knocked down two trees, missing their vehicle by inches near Medford, Okla., on Thursday, May 18, 2017. (Video by Oliver Morrison/The Wichita Eagle)
Rural Barton County resident Tyler Swank's home got hit by a tornado Tuesday night, May 16, 2017, injuring him and destroying his home just west of Great Bend. (Video by Fernando Salazar/The Wichita Eagle)