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  1. Federal charges filed in Park City liquor store robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | KAKE

    A Tornado Watch until 10 p.m. has been issued for much of KAKEland, including Wichita. The main threats with storms that develop include large hail, damaging winds and tornadoes.

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  2. Park City store clerk shoots robbery suspectRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 25 | KAKE

    Two suspects were in custody Wednesday after attempting to rob a Park City liquor store, only to come under fire from a store clerk. Police said two men tried to hold up MGS Liquor at 6200 N. Broadway around 10:45 p.m. Tuesday.

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  3. Kansas detective remembered as hero during funeralRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 14 | KAKE

    A 39-year-old Kansas City, Kansas, detective fatally shot this week has been remembered by friends and colleagues as a hero. Hundreds attended Lancaster's Saturday funeral service, which included remarks by Mayor Mark Holland and Police Chief Terry Zeigler, who said Lancaster was a hero and loving father who led a life of service.

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  4. American Royal barbecue contest moves to KansasRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 12 | KAKE

    The American Royal Association announced Thursday that the contest will be held at the Kansas Speedway from Oct. 26-30. The Kansas City Star reports it's the first time the event, which started 36 years ago, will be in Kansas.

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  5. Woman, child die in NE Kansas crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 4 | KAKE

    The Kansas Highway Patrol identified the victims as 28-year-old April Brown and 9-year-old Jeremiah Persinger. Both were from Kansas City, Missouri.

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  6. H&R Block cuts 250 jobs, citing disappointing tax seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 27 | KAKE

    The Kansas City Star reports the downsizing announced Tuesday by the Kansas City, Missouri-based company amounts to 12.6 percent of its workforce. H&R Block said it handled roughly 19.6 million tax returns in the just-completed tax season.

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  7. Man accused of trying to kill Kansas deputy sentencedRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2016 | KAKE

    A 19-year-old Kansas City man accused of trying to kill a Wyandotte County deputy has been sentenced on an unrelated robbery charge. Charles Bowser is one of three men charged with shooting Deputy Scott Wood during a convenience store robbery last March in Kansas City, Kansas.

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  8. Salina without air carrier after airline announces departureRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2016 | KAKE

    Salina's only air carrier has ceased operations in Kansas and other locations because it says there's a shortage of airline pilots in the United States. The Salina Journal reports SeaPort Airlines informed Salina officials of the move over the weekend.

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  9. Wichita doctor indicted on federal prescription drug chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2016 | KAKE

    A Wichita doctor faces federal charges after he allegedly diverted prescription drugs to the streets, resulting in the overdose death of one of his patients. The U.S. Atttorney's Office alleges that Dr. Steven R. Henson, 54, wrote prescriptions in return for cash, wrote prescriptions without medical need and legitimate exams, as well as post-dating prescriptions and writing them for people who did not come to see him.

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  10. Kansas medical board clears Planned ParenthoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2016 | KAKE

    Kansas' medical board is taking no action against a Planned Parenthood clinic after completing an investigation into whether illegal sales of fetal tissue are occurring after abortions. A State Board of Healing Arts disciplinary attorney sent a letter last week to Planned Parenthood of Kansas and Mid-Missouri saying the board's disciplinary staff had investigated the group's clinic in the Kansas City suburb of Overland Park.

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  11. 6 killed in head-on Oklahoma auto crash were from Kansas CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2016 | KAKE

    The Oklahoma Highway Patrol says six people killed in a head-on auto collision in northeastern Oklahoma were all from Kansas City, Missouri. KMBC reports he names of two of the victims, Agna Pal Signh, 34, and Annu Jha, 31, were released Sunday morning.

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  12. Manhattan man dies days after jail suicide attemptRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2016 | KAKE

    The Manhattan Mercury reports that the man died Monday morning after he was removed from life support. Geary County Sheriff Tony Wolf said in a news release that the man had attempted suicide in his cell Dec. 31 at the county's detention center.

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  13. 4 in custody after police pursuit ends in KCK crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2015 | KAKE

    Police say shots were fired during a pursuit that ended with the suspects' vehicle crashing into a tractor-trailer in Kansas City, Kansas. KCTV-TV reports that the pursuit started Tuesday in Kansas City, Missouri, after undercover officers spotted four people running behind a house while patrolling in the area.

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  14. KC to vote on measure to bar tobacco sales to those under 21Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2015 | KAKE

    Kansas City Council members are expected to approve an ordinance prohibiting stores from selling tobacco products or e-cigarettes to anyone under 21. The council's Public Safety Committee voted 3-0 on Wednesday in favor of the change after supporters said most addicted smokers get hooked before they turn 21. The full council is scheduled to vote on the measure Thursday. The Kansas City Star reports the Greater Kansas City chamber of Commerce is leading a campaign to get the entire metropolitan area to raise the legal age.

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  15. Kansas City Resident Works at All Five World Series GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2015 | KAKE

    Stadium vendor Bobby Lee knows a thing or two about making a sale. He sold cotton candy for decades enjoying the look in each child's eye when he or she would spy his sugary treat.

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  16. Some parked along interstate before Royals rallyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2015 | KAKE

    The local transit authority estimated its shuttles carried more than 100,000 people to downtown from several staging areas around the city. Officials say some people had to wait as long as three hours for a ride.

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  17. Kansas Gas Service fined $7,000Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2015 | KAKE

    The Kansas Corporation Commission originally approved $14,000 in penalties related to incidents in the Kansas City area, but cut the amount in half after KGS sought reconsideration. The Topeka Capital-Journal reports gas utilities must provide accurate information about where lines are within two days because of dangers if a line is struck and natural gas is released.

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  18. Wichita firefighters react to Kansas City deathsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2015 | KAKE

    Fire Attack Team: assigned to conduct a 360 overview of the situation/property, locate the fire, and try to put out the fire Ventilation Crew: assigned to open windows/doors or go on the roof to cut holes to get heat and smoke out of the structure The Wichita Fire Department sends their thoughts and prayers to the Kansas City Fire Department after two of their veteran firefighters died while fighting a blaze at an apartment building in Kansas City, Missouri. "We're all firefighters.

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  19. Astros Down Royals in Game 3 of ALDS, KC Ready for Win-or-Go-Home Game 4Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2015 | KAKE

    The Royals were impressed. Outfielder Lorenzo Cain said, "He just locates, you know.

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  20. Wedding expo for same-sex couples set for Topeka in NovemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2015 | KAKE

    Organizers of a wedding expo geared toward same-sex couples say the November event in Topeka will give businesses a chance to let the gay community know they want their business. The Kansas Equality Wedding Expo is scheduled for Nov. 22 at the Maner Conference Center, with some of the proceeds from the $5 entrance fee to benefit Topeka Pride.

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