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Topeka Men Sentenced On Federal Carjacking Charges

TOPEKA, KAN. – Two Topeka men were sentenced today on federal carjacking charges, U.S. Attorney Stephen McAllister said. Chauncey Elliott Lyles, 20, Topeka, Kan., was...

New Indictment: KU Researcher Concealed Being Recruited For Chinese ‘Talent’ Program

KANSAS CITY, KAN. – Feng “Franklin” Tao, 47, of Lawrence, Kan., was charged today in a superseding indictment with two counts of wire fraud...

Wichita Man Drove Getaway Car In Series of Robberies

WICHITA, KAN. – A Wichita man pleaded guilty today to driving the getaway car in a series of commercial robberies, U.S. Attorney Stephen McAllister...

Mail Truck Driver Sentenced For Theft

WICHITA, KAN. – A contract mail truck driver for the U.S. Postal Service was sentenced today to two years on federal probation for stealing...

Kansas Bowhunter Takes World-Class Whitetail

WICHITA – Kansas bowhunter, Brian Butcher, 38, harvested a whitetail buck in Chase County last October that he knew was something special. It wasn’t...

Governor, Senate Majority Leader Announce Compromise Proposal For Medicaid Expansion

TOPEKA – After weeks of negotiations, Democratic Governor Laura Kelly and Republican Senate Majority Leader Jim Denning today announced a compromise proposal to expand...

K-State Police Recover Stolen UTV; Still Seeking Tips

MANHATTAN — On Monday, Jan. 6, Kansas State University police recovered the utility terrain vehicle stolen from Bill Snyder Family Stadium. K-State Police continue...

K-State Police Seek Public’s Help With Thefts at Bill Snyder Family Stadium

MANHATTAN — The Kansas State University Police Department is investigating thefts of a utility terrain vehicle and money from an ATM at Bill Snyder...

KDHE Issues Voluntary Recall For Clay Center Locker Plant

Topeka –The Kansas Department of Health and Environment (KDHE) would like to alert consumers that a voluntary recall will be issued on Monday, December...

AG Derek Schmidt Reaches Settlement With Central Plains Board of Education Over KOMA Violations

TOPEKA – (December 23, 2019) – Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt last week executed a settlement with U.S.D. No. 112 Board of Education (Central...