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State news
  • Baby dies after being left in hot car in Kansas
    WICHITA, Kan. (AP) -- A 10-month-old Kansas girl died after being strapped for more than two hours inside a sweltering car, and police arrested a foster parent who said he'd forgotten about her until something on TV jogged his memory, an official said Friday....
  • Kansas justice slams venue ruling in capital case
    TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) -- One justice says the Kansas Supreme Court is making it so difficult for criminal defendants to get their trials moved that nothing short of an angry mob outside a courthouse will force a change....
  • Kansas court overturns brothers' death sentences
    TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) -- The Kansas Supreme Court on Friday overturned the death sentences of two brothers convicted of killing four friends who were robbed and forced to engage in sex acts before being shot to death and left in a snow-covered Wichita field....
  • Wichita organizers turn in pot penalties petitions
    WICHITA, Kan. (AP) -- Organizers have turned in petitions seeking to have a measure to reduce penalties for possessing small amounts of marijuana put on Wichita's November ballot....
  • Lawsuit by Topeka parks employees moves forward
    TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) -- A Shawnee County judge has ruled that a lawsuit filed by 10 former parks and recreation employees against the city of Topeka will go to trial....
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