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KANSAS CITY, Missouri | Police say third Kansas City, Missouri, officer shot during search for suspect, who is barricaded inside house

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Police say third Kansas City, Missouri, officer shot during search for suspect, who is barricaded inside house. By Associated Press

KANSAS CITY, Missouri | Suspect in shooting of 3 Kansas City cops dies in standoff

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Police shot and killed a man Sunday suspected of shooting and wounding three Kansas City police officers, authorities said. The suspect died Sunday afternoon after barricading himself in a house in the southeast part of the city. He emerged from the home and was killed in an exchange of gunfire, police … Continue reading KANSAS CITY, Missouri | Suspect in shooting of 3 Kansas City cops dies in standoff

Kansas News: Jury Finds Wichita Man, Ashton B. Malone Guilty On Meth Trafficking Charges

WICHITA, KAN. – A federal jury on Thursday convicted a Wichita man on charges of distributing methamphetamine, U.S. Attorney Stephen McAllister said. Ashton B. Malone, 34, Wichita, Kan., was convicted on two counts of distributing methamphetamine.  During trial, the prosecutor presented evidence that in May and June 2017 Malone twice sold more than 41 grams … Continue reading Kansas News: Jury Finds Wichita Man, Ashton B. Malone Guilty On Meth Trafficking Charges

TOPEKA, Kansas | Kansas officials seek altered US flag’s removal from museum

TOPEKA, Kan.  — Republican Gov. Jeff Colyer and a top GOP rival called Thursday for the University of Kansas to remove an altered U.S. flag from its campus completely rather than showing it in an art museum after complaints prompted an end to its being displayed publicly outside. Colyer and other Republicans saw flying the … Continue reading TOPEKA, Kansas | Kansas officials seek altered US flag’s removal from museum

KANSAS News: Kansas Men, Brian Fuchs Charged With Distributing Child Porn

KANSAS CITY, KAN. – Two Kansas men were indicted Wednesday in separate cases on charges of distributing child pornography, U.S. Attorney Stephen McAllister said. Brian Fuchs, 48, Lawrence, Kan., is charged with one count of distributing child pornography and one count of possessing child pornography.  The indictment alleges Fuchs used a peer-to-peer network to share … Continue reading KANSAS News: Kansas Men, Brian Fuchs Charged With Distributing Child Porn

Kansas News: Coffeyville Woman, Phyllis Lanning Pleads Guilty In $150,000 Mail Fraud

KANSAS CITY, KAN. – A Coffeyville woman pleaded guilty to stealing $150,000 from a customer at a bank where she worked, U.S. Attorney Stephen McAllister said. Phyllis Lanning, 61, Coffeyville, Kan., pleaded guilty to one count of mail fraud. She admitted that while she worked for Condon National Bank in Coffeyville, Kan., she created and … Continue reading Kansas News: Coffeyville Woman, Phyllis Lanning Pleads Guilty In $150,000 Mail Fraud

Kansas News: Coffeyville Woman, Phyllis Lanning Pleads Guilty In $150,000 Mail Fraud

KANSAS CITY, KAN. – A Coffeyville woman pleaded guilty to stealing $150,000 from a customer at a bank where she worked, U.S. Attorney Stephen McAllister said. Phyllis Lanning, 61, Coffeyville, Kan., pleaded guilty to one count of mail fraud.  She admitted that while she worked for Condon National Bank in Coffeyville, Kan., she created and … Continue reading Kansas News: Coffeyville Woman, Phyllis Lanning Pleads Guilty In $150,000 Mail Fraud

Kansas News: U.S. Attorney to Open Human Trafficking Conference in Manhattan

MANHATTAN, KAN. – U.S. Attorney Stephen McAllister will open the 2018 Human Trafficking Conference July 10 in Manhattan, Kan. McAllister will speak at 8 a.m.  Tuesday at the Manhattan Conference Center, 410 S. 3rd Street in Manhattan, to begin the two-day event. About 200 victim service providers, prosecutors, healthcare professionals, educators and law enforcement officers … Continue reading Kansas News: U.S. Attorney to Open Human Trafficking Conference in Manhattan