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Shawnee Mission School District
AP News Staff
March 05, 2019 - 5:37 pm
OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (AP) - A civil rights group says it has struck a settlement deal with the Shawnee Mission School District in a federal lawsuit alleging violations of the free speech and press rights of students. The American Civil Liberties Union of Kansas announced Tuesday that the school...
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AP News Staff
February 13, 2019 - 6:35 am
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - Barry Brown and Xavier Sneed each scored 16 points, and No. 18 Kansas State beat Texas 71-64 Tuesday night for its ninth straight Big 12 victory. Three other Wildcats scored in double figures, Dean Wade with 12 points, and Kamau Stokes and Makol Mawien with 11 apiece. Kerwin...
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AP News Staff
January 15, 2019 - 1:52 pm
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) - Kansas' new Democratic governor has reinstated a ban on anti-LGBT bias in hiring and employment decisions by state agencies and extended it to state government contractors. Gov. Laura Kelly's executive order Tuesday fulfills a promise she made repeatedly in her successful...
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AP News Staff
November 28, 2018 - 7:31 am
A northern Kansas woman who had been missing since her car became stuck in a blizzard has been found dead. Authorities said the body of Tanya Eshbaugh, 37, of Cawker City, was found Tuesday in a field near Waconda Lake, about three miles from her car. The Mitchell county command center for the...
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The suspect is seen with an armload of items at a convenience store on 159th Street in Overland Park.  Next is a picture of a dark gray minivan going through an intersection.
Overland Park PD
KMBZ News Staff
October 26, 2018 - 6:17 pm
Overland Park police are looking for a man in connection to an arson. Officers found a stolen Ford F350 pickup that had been set on fire near 160th and Foster, just east of 69 Highway. They reviewed traffic camera footage and found a dark colored Dodge minivan followed the pickup to the location...
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AP News Staff
October 26, 2018 - 5:56 pm
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) - Missouri's health department says it mailed more than 10,400 letters to notify people that there was a security breach of personal information. According to a Friday release from the Health and Senior Services Department, the 2016 breach included names, dates of birth and...
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Ford Motor Company
Marc LaVoie
October 19, 2018 - 8:58 am
The Ford Motor Company announced Friday it is replacing 75 percent of its vehicles over the next two years. Most of the changes are taking place through complete redesigns of current models, with an eye toward performance and connectivity. Traditional passenger cars are going on the scrap heap. "We...
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Kansas City Marathon
Jim Cunningham
October 19, 2018 - 6:56 am
Runners from all 50 states and 10 countries will lace up their shoes for Kansas City's premier running event Saturday. Close to 10,000 athletes are expected for the Kansas City Marathon event, which includes a half-marathon, a 10K, a 5K and a 1.2-mile kids marathon. Runner Zach Taylor is back for...
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Missouri Dept. of Transportation
Marc LaVoie
October 19, 2018 - 6:27 am
After some weather delays, the Missouri Department of Transportation is planning to shut down a stretch of Interstate 435 so crews can perform repairs on a bridge. MoDOT representatives say drivers can expect long delays on I-435, between 104th Street and the Grandview Triangle. Workers are closing...
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KMBZ News Staff
October 18, 2018 - 1:54 pm
Kansas City, KS - Two Schlitterbahn maintenance workers were acquitted of lying during the investigation into the death of 10-year-old Caleb Schwab in August 2016. Prosecutors claimed David Hughes and John Zalsman failed to replace a brake mat that fell off a raft two weeks before it went airborne...
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