Articles tagged with: Kansas

05 August 2015

9-1-1 dispatcher hangs up on caller for speaking Spanish

Posted in U.S. & World News

Lawrence, Kan. --- A 9-1-1 dispatcher's job is on the line for allegedly hanging up on Spanish-speaking callers.A Lawrence police call taker is in a lot of trouble after mishandling several 9-1-1 ca ...

21 July 2015

Store manager saves child from hot car

Posted in U.S. & World News

Kan. --- We hear about it all too often: a child left locked in a hot car. It’s a nightmare for any parent, but in Kansas Saturday, July 18th, it wasn't the child's parents who came to the rescue, ...

06 October 2014

Marriage bans fall

Posted in U.S. & World News

(NBC News)  The United States Supreme Court has refused to hear cases from five states which were seeking a same-sex marriage ban.That means same-sex couples can now get married in Indiana, Oklahom ...

10 September 2014

Billboard: "God loves gays"

Posted in U.S. & World News

Topeka, Kan. --- (KSNT)  A billboard unveiled Monday in Topeka, Kansas is causing some controversy.It's taunting a local church with the message "God Loves Gays." The message is aimed at the notor ...

08 September 2014

Rare virus sickens kids

Posted in U.S. & World News

(NBC News)  More than a thousand kids across the country have been hospitalized with a severe respiratory virus, and now a dozen states are asking the Centers for Disease Control to help investigat ...

25 July 2014

'Forgotten' foster child left in hot car dies in Wichita

Posted in U.S. & World News

Wichita, Kansas --- A 10-month-old foster child died in Wichita, Kansas, after being left inside a hot car for two hours on a 90-degree day, police said Friday. Detectives questioned the foster pare ...

04 June 2014

TRENDING: Brad Paisley takes selfie with Westboro Baptist Church protesters

Posted in U.S. & World News, Entertainment

Kansas -- (Today Show) Country crooner Brad Paisley is currently on the road, taking his music to his fans. But fans weren't the only ones who came out to see him during his stop in Bonnor Springs, ...

02 May 2014

Kansas City second grader handcuffed at school

Posted in U.S. & World News

Kansas City, Kan. --- (KSHB News) A Kansas City second grader said his school treated him like a criminal Wednesday by placing him in handcuffs simply because he was misbehaving."Some of the kids we ...

14 April 2014

Jewish center shootings

Posted in U.S. & World News

Kansas City, Kan. --- (NBC News) The person of interest in custody for the killing of three people at two Jewish centers is a former Ku Klux Klan leader with a history of antisemitism and racism, la ...

12 March 2014

Hot tub nightmare

Posted in U.S. & World News

Newton, Kan. -- (KSNW)  A young girl is recovering after a near drowning in a hot tub at a hotel in Newton, Kansas.  "My sister got stuck in this hot tub at Red Coach, she's stuck in the thing, an ...