Kan. inmate serving life gets parole

Parole has been granted to a woman who’s served more than 30 years in prison for her role in the murder of a Wichita restaurant manager.

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Brownback guards applicants’ names

Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback’s office is releasing a month’s worth of calendars for him and three top aides but isn’t disclosing the applicants…

Quotes, reaction to March on Washington

WASHINGTON (AP) — Statements in observance of the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington and Martin Luther King, Jr.’s “I Have a Dream”…

Convict says bunkmate lied to captives

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — An Arizona inmate says his former bunkmate killed an Oklahoma couple they had carjacked after breaking out of priso…

At least 20 killed in Kenya clan violence

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — A Kenyan official says at least 20 people were killed in violence among rival clans in Kenya’s north. Ukur Yattani, th…

Drought update for Eastern Kansas

Despite the recent hot weather across Kansas, on Monday the drought emergency status was officially dropped for Eastern Kansas.