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A California man who skipped town after being accused of molesting a boy was killed and three law enforcement officers trying to arrest him were wounded in a daytime shootout inside a small smoke shop in one of New York's most bustling neighborhoods, officials said Monday.
Whole Foods Market says it will open its Wichita store Sept. 3.
A man brandishing a handgun and threatening to shoot employees robbed a Dollar General store in southeast Wichita on Sunday, police said.
Greg Orman, an Olathe businessman running as an independent candidate for U.S. Senate, announced Monday that he has received more than 10,000 signatures in support of his candidacy.
A 31-year-old man had just left a west Wichita bar minutes before speeding east on Maple and running a red light as his SUV slammed into the driver’s side of a Chevy Impala driving north on Tracy near Towne West Square early Sunday morning, a police official said Monday.
The Wichita school district has announced several new staff appointments for the 2014-15 school year, including a replacement for Alex Robinson, a former security supervisor who is facing child sex charges in two states.
One of four remaining clinics that provide abortions in Kansas has closed amid a hostile political climate and financial challenges.
The Sedgwick County Sheriff’s Office will conduct a patrol Thursday night that targets drivers not wearing their seat belts.
Authorities say several dozen people were treated for alcohol-related illnesses at a weekend Keith Urban concert in Massachusetts.
A 20-year-old man died Sunday after lightning struck or rattled 13 people at a popular Los Angeles beach and a golfer on Catalina Island during summer thunderstorms that swept through Southern California, authorities said.
Wichita can expect a rather pleasant Monday, forecasters say, with highs in the upper 80s and light winds under sunny skies.
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House and Senate negotiators have reached a tentative agreement to deal with the long-term needs of the struggling Department of Veterans Affairs and plan to unveil their proposal Monday.
Lawrence police and state authorities are investigating the death of a woman whose body was found at a house.
A father was killed and his daughter seriously injured while walking along a Florida beach when a small plane crash landed Sunday on the Gulf Coast only feet from the surf, authorities said.
They’re putting the Inge in Fringe.
It is not work for the faint-hearted.
Editor’s note: An earlier version of this story contained incorrect information. The Supreme Court Nominating Commission is made up of nine members. The Kansas Court of Appeals no longer has open interviews for applicants to a vacant seat.
The national leadership and education conference for the Vietnam Veterans of America will be in Wichita Aug. 5-9.
One man's quest to explain his brother's mysterious jail cell death 19 years ago has rekindled long-dormant questions about whether others were involved in the 1995 Oklahoma City bombing.