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Clean-shaven Fort Hood gunman Hasan could get new lawyer

By associated-press On Fri, 30 Jan 2015 00:50:06

Clean-shaven Fort Hood gunman Hasan could get new lawyer

The gunman who killed 13 people at the Texas military base Fort Hood in 2009 may receive a new attorney to handle his appeals, which could complicate an already-delayed review process. Nidal Hasan appeared in court Thursday at Fort Leavenworth, Kansas, where he is on military death row. He no lon...

 
 

Wichita State student found dead at residence hall

By associated-press On Fri, 30 Jan 2015 00:45:36

Wichita State student found dead at residence hall

Authorities say a Wichita State University student has died of an "apparent overdose" in a residence hall. The Wichita Eagle reports that the university said in a statement that the 29-year-old student was found unresponsive around 11 p.m. Wednesday in his room at Fairmount Towers South. A Wichit...

 
 

Brownback names federal judge’s aide to Kansas appeals court

By associated-press On Fri, 30 Jan 2015 00:41:02

Brownback names federal judge’s aide to Kansas appeals court

Gov. Sam Brownback has nominated a senior federal judge's longtime legal adviser and research clerk for the Kansas Court of Appeals. Brownback announced Thursday that he's chosen Kathryn Gardner of Topeka for the state's second-highest court. Her appointment is subject to state Senate confirmatio...

 
 

KW Computer, Camera Stolen

By ksal-staff On Thu, 29 Jan 2015 17:56:24

KW Computer, Camera Stolen

High-tech equipment is stolen from a storage area at Kansas Wesleyan University. Salina Police are investigating the theft of a 2006 Apple MacBook computer and a Cannon digital camera from an unlocked closet in the Fine Arts Building at KW. Police say someone removed the items sometime between...

 
 

Homemade Shank Found in Cell

By ksal-staff On Thu, 29 Jan 2015 17:39:48

Homemade Shank Found in Cell

A random cell check turns up a homemade knife in a cell at the Saline County Jail. Sheriff Glen Kochanowski explained the handle on a toilet brush had been sharpened over time by rubbing the hard plastic shaft on the concrete floor. "It's a challenge everyday to stay on top of what the inmates ar...

 
 

Car Alarm Stops Burglary

By ksal-staff On Thu, 29 Jan 2015 17:09:58

Car Alarm Stops Burglary

A would-be thief walked into a Salina office building Wednesday to report a car alarm that was sounding off in the parking lot. Police Captain Chris Trocheck tells KSAL News that 19-year-old Tyus Price was arrested after staff at the Kansas Department of Children and Families, 901 W. Chester, rev...

 
 

Girlfriend Does Dishes Wrong?

By joan-jerkovich On Thu, 29 Jan 2015 17:04:54

Girlfriend Does Dishes Wrong?

My girlfriend and I take turns doing the dishes. She doesn’t stack the dishes in the washer correctly and they don’t get clean. How can I tell her without losing my dish partner? This sounds like a classic case of “my way is the right way” and “your way is the wrong way” in a relation...

 
 

Prairie Chicken Remains Threatened Species

By associated-press On Thu, 29 Jan 2015 14:49:04

Prairie Chicken Remains Threatened Species

The U.S. Senate has rejected an amendment by Sen. Jerry Moran of Kansas that would have removed the lesser prairie chicken from the federal government's threatened species act. Moran's amendment to a bill intended to expedite construction of the Keystone XL pipeline fell short of the 60 votes nee...

 
 

Yellowstone Spill Fuels Keystone Debate

By associated-press On Thu, 29 Jan 2015 12:11:17

Yellowstone Spill Fuels Keystone Debate

Oil pipeline accidents have become increasingly frequent in the U.S. as Congress pushes for approval of the Keystone XL pipeline. An Associated Press review of government accident records shows their numbers growing each year since 2009, reversing a decade-long declining trend. Keystone would ...

 
 

Police Body Camera Law Considered

By associated-press On Thu, 29 Jan 2015 12:07:25

Police Body Camera Law Considered

Kansas police officers would be required to wear body cameras under a bill being considered by a state Senate panel. The Senate Corrections and Juvenile Justice Committee will hear a bill Thursday that would require police officers to wear body cameras and continually record their activities and ...

 
 
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