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 2019-12-15 15:42 

KOAM/FOX14

NYT: US expelled Chinese officials who entered 'sensitive' military base...

Two Chinese Embassy officials were...

 2019-12-15 15:42 

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14-year-old beat stage 4 cancer in time to make it home for Christmas...

It started out as a limp....

 2019-12-15 15:42 

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Chinese state media pulls TV coverage of Arsenal game...

Chinese state media on Sunday pulled coverage of Arsenal's English Premier League game against Manchester City after its midfielder Mesut Ozil posted social media messages in support of China's......

 2019-12-15 15:21 

KSNT

[ Topeka ]

Scott City fourth-grader rescues another student with Heimlich maneuver...

Scott City Elementary 4th grader, Keller Turner, wasted no time leaping in to action to save a friend from choking at lunch....

 2019-12-15 14:49 

KOAM/FOX14

Man ransacked California synagogue...

Authorities are investigating a series of vandalisms -- including at a synagogue -- that took place in the city of Beverly Hills, police say. The vandalism at the Nessah Synagogue was discovered......

 2019-12-15 14:45 

KOAM/FOX14

'SNL' shows how people are talking about impeachment at holiday dinner...
 2019-12-15 14:44 

Kansas City Star

Light snow begins falling in Kansas City; heavier snowfall to come during Chiefs game...

A light snow began falling in the Kansas City area Sunday morning and is expected to pick up in intensity during the afternoon. Roads will likely be snow covered by noon, according to National Weather Service....

 2019-12-15 14:42 

KOAM/FOX14

Police are looking for man who vandalized a California synagogue...

Authorities are investigating a series of vandalisms -- including at a synagogue -- that took place in the city of Beverly Hills, police say....

 2019-12-15 14:01 

The Wichita Eagle

Considering giving experiences not stuff? Here's 12 unique Kansas experiences....

Cooking classes, penguin encounters, Flint Hills tours, farm experiences, food tastings and personalized greetings from sports stars are all possibilities for gifts providing experiences and memories....

 2019-12-15 13:56 

McPherson Sentinel

Longest UN climate talks end with no deal on carbon markets...

MADRID — Marathon international climate talks ended Sunday with major polluters resisting calls to ramp up efforts to keep global warming at bay and negotiators postponing the regulation of global carbon markets until next year.Those failures came e...

 2019-12-15 13:55 

KOAM/FOX14

Iran says it foiled major 'organized' attack on government servers...

Iran is investigating what it says is a foreign spying malware attack on government servers, according to state media....

 2019-12-15 13:52 

KOAM/FOX14

Lori Loughlin attorneys say government is 'concealing' evidence...

Attorneys for actress Lori Loughlin and her husband, Mossimo Giannulli, say the US government is hiding evidence that would benefit the couple's defense in the college admission scandal....

 2019-12-15 13:48 

KSNT

[ Topeka ]

Shooting at suburban Atlanta mall injures 1 as shoppers flee...

ATLANTA (AP) A shooting in a mall food court in suburban Atlanta has left one man wounded and sent shoppers fleeing in panic. The Cobb County Police Department says the wounded man underwen......

 2019-12-15 13:45 

KSNT

[ Topeka ]

LSU QB Joe Burrow wins Heisman Trophy in landslide vote...

NEW YORK (AP) LSU quarterback Joe Burrow won the Heisman Trophy in a record landslide vote, becoming the first Tigers player to take home college football's most prestigious award in ......

 2019-12-15 13:33 

Kansas City Star

Here is who national experts are predicting will win Chiefs-Broncos game...

Fifty-one national NFL experts made picks for the Kansas City Chiefs' game Sunday against the Denver Broncos at Arrowhead Stadium. Here is who they are predicting will win the NFL football game and why....

 2019-12-15 13:30 

Kansas City Star

This is the map of where the Chiefs-Broncos broadcast will be seen in the United States...

The Kansas City Chiefs will play host to the Denver Broncos on Sunday afternoon at Arrowhead Stadium. Here is how to watch the NFL football game and where it will be broadcast in the United States....

 2019-12-15 13:00 

The Wichita Eagle

"Every single act is just one 'wow' after another" in Cirque Christmas...

Jugglers, high-wire acts, acrobats, magicians make up the holiday spectacular "Magical Cirque Christmas." The show includes several alumni of "America's Got Talent" and "Britain's Got Talent....

 2019-12-15 12:59 

KOAM/FOX14

6.8-magnitude quake in the Philippines...

At least one person was killed after a powerful 6.8-magnitude earthquake struck the southern Philippines island of Mindanao on Sunday....

 2019-12-15 12:59 

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Two California deputies ignored in a Starbucks, officials say...

Starbucks is apologizing after a California sheriff's office said two of their deputies were ignored in a store....

 2019-12-15 12:57 

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Briton shot dead traveling to Argentina...

A British man has been killed and his son injured while traveling by bus to a luxury hotel in Buenos Aires, Argentina, on Saturday, CNN affiliate TN reported....

 2019-12-15 12:49 

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Violent protests erupt on streets of Beirut...

Dozens were injured in clashes between protesters and security forces in central Beirut on Saturday, one of the most violent nights since anti-government demonstrations started in October....

 2019-12-15 12:00 

The Wichita Eagle

'I don't really like OU:' Here's why WSU's win was personal for Erik Stevenson...

After losing to the Oklahoma Sooners last season by 32 points, Wichita State sophomore Erik Stevenson said it felt personal against former Shocker Austin Reaves and that "I don't like OU" after WSU's 80-75 win....

 2019-12-15 11:02 

The Wichita Eagle

Teachers shouldn't spend their own money for classroom supplies...

Teachers need adequate classroom supplies and materials, and Kansas needs to figure out how to achieve this. Making teachers buy them is unfair, unequal, inconsistent and ineffective....

 2019-12-15 11:00 

Kansas City Star

Letters: Readers discuss smart building codes, 'geezer' wisdom and online county fees...

Don Wallace says good building codes encourage conservation of energy, making them energy codes as well. And self-proclaimed "geezer" David Overman notes our republic has endured through many other tests....

 2019-12-15 11:00 

Kansas City Star

These three active girls need a home with parents who can offer guidance, structure...

Julie-Ann, Emily and Steffani would certainly keep a family on the go. All three girls would benefit from a high-energy, two-parent family that exhibits patience and could offer guidance and structure....

 2019-12-15 11:00 

Kansas City Star

Should Andrew Jackson's racist history be noted at two Jackson County courthouses?...

The Jackson County Legislature could vote Monday on whether the statues of Andrew Jackson outside two courthouses should add signs nothing that the seventh president owned slaves and was cruel to Native Americans....

 2019-12-15 11:00 

Kansas City Star

Sharice Davids: McConnell blocking drug price help that has blessing of Trump, House...

Drug companies are spending millions in dark money to fight the Elijah Cummings Lower Drug Costs Now Act, which has President Donald Trump's support. And of course, Mitch McConnell is blocking it....

 2019-12-15 11:00 

Kansas City Star

A daughter, a foster care child, an inmate: Crystal Smith's letter to her mom...

A Kansas inmate who was taken from her mother years ago and put into foster care learned her mom became a social worker. The prisoner wrote a letter with tips on how to help future foster kids and families....

 2019-12-15 11:00 

Kansas City Star

'The state that neglected me as a kid is the same state that wants to kill me'...

Jail inmates who were foster children in Texas, Missouri and Arizona got addicted to drugs, and committed felonies and murder after leaving the system. They say neglect and abuse made them dangerous people....

 2019-12-15 11:00 

Kansas City Star

In time of need, Andy Reid's abiding trust in Steve Spagnuolo has been validated...
 2019-12-15 11:00 

Kansas City Star

Mizzou basketball vs. Southern Illinois: TV, radio, tipoff and a prediction...

The Missouri Tigers basketball team takes on Southern Illinois at 3 p.m. Sunday in a nonconference game. The game is on SEC Network....

 2019-12-15 11:00 

Kansas City Star

'We are sending more foster kids to prison than college'...

America is seeing an increase of foster children. An investigation shows system issues result in more foster kids developing PTSD, struggling to survive, using drugs and getting involved with crime and jail....

 2019-12-15 11:00 

Kansas City Star

A cruel social experiment, or savior for homeless kids? Foster care's unusual start...

From 1854 to 1929, the Orphan Train carried homeless & impoverished children from New York to the Midwest, to be taken in by families. The movement led to child welfare reform and support to help families....

 2019-12-15 11:00 

Kansas City Star

Graduation rate of 35 percent? Many foster children 'robbed of a good education'...

Why are foster care children unlikely to get university degrees? One teacher says it's hard for young people in the system to get a good education due to unstable and unpredictable lives as they change homes....

 2019-12-15 11:00 

Kansas City Star

Aging out: Thousands of foster youth graduate to the streets every year...

Many foster kids in the US who leave care end up on the street, leading to poverty. Some turn to sex trafficking and commit crimes to afford food and safe places to sleep. How is Congress working to fix this?...

 2019-12-15 11:00 

Kansas City Star

Foster care fails children, abandons them as adults. Why are we throwing away kids?...

A year-long Star investigation reveals thousands of foster children end up homeless or in prison following years of bouncing from one home to the next. States are failing our most vulnerable children....

 2019-12-15 11:00 

Kansas City Star

As U.S. spends billions on foster care, families are pulled apart and forgotten...

State and federal governments spend three times more money on foster care than keeping families together, despite research studies showing it's healthier and more economical to keep foster kids in their home....

 2019-12-15 11:00 

Kansas City Star

Frequent moves don't just harm foster kids' emotions — they hurt their brains...

Research studies show how foster kids may develop neurological and mental damage from moving too often, putting them at greater risk for PTSD, drug or alcohol abuse and a range of psychiatric disorders....

 2019-12-15 10:06 

KSNT

[ Topeka ]

Snow showers to start the day Sunday...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY has been issued for the entire viewing area from Sunday, December 15th at 6 AM until Monday, December 16th at 6 PM. What We're Tracking: Snow likely SundayA second r......

 2019-12-15 08:18 

KOAM/FOX14

There were once ads for this volcano...

With hindsight, it looks embarrassingly inappropriate, but long before New Zealand's White Island volcano erupted killing at least 15 people this week, it was once humorously marketed as a fun......

 2019-12-15 07:23 

KOAM/FOX14

Hear from victims of Africa's drought...

Torrents of water once thundered over the precipice at Victoria Falls, on the border of Zimbabwe and Zambia, shrouding the area in mist....

 2019-12-15 04:33 

KOAM/FOX14

DOJ ranks Ohio 'high' for sexual victimization in detention facilities...

Ohio is the only state ranked...

 2019-12-15 04:31 

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Scientists have discovered deepest point on land...

A new study shows that the deepest point on land is under the Denman Glacier in East Antarctica. Glaciologists at the University of California, Irvine, were mapping the area only to find that the......

 2019-12-15 03:47 

KSNT

[ Topeka ]

Kansas Highway Patrol pushing safety ahead of winter storm...

TOPEKA, Kan. (KSNT) The Kansas Highway Patrol is pushing safety ahead of this weekend's winter weather. Drivers need to not only adjust the way they drive, but also check over their v......

 2019-12-15 03:37 

KOAM/FOX14

Olivia Newton-John and John Travolta bring back 'Grease' characters...

For one night, it was 1978 again....

 2019-12-15 03:33 

KOAM/FOX14

Some Fortnite users have trouble logging in for 'Star Wars' trailer...

Fortnite briefly invited gamers into the world of Star Wars on Saturday. The only problem was that many users had trouble logging in to see it....

 2019-12-15 03:20 

Kansas City Star

Why KU's Bill Self is so proud of Udoka Azubuike: 'You've seen a guy kind of grow up'...
 2019-12-15 02:52 

The Wichita Eagle

'What a difference a year makes': WSU avenges 32-point loss to Oklahoma to start 9-1...

Last season, Wichita State was embarrassed against Oklahoma, losing 80-48. In 2019, the Shockers and coach Gregg Marshall avenged that 32-point loss with an 80-75 win over the Sooners at INTRUST Bank Arena....

 2019-12-15 02:41 

KOAM/FOX14

2020 Democrats urge DNC to change debate qualifications...

Nine Democratic presidential candidates signed a letter to Democratic National Committee leaders on Saturday urging the DNC to consider changing the debate qualifications for the January and......

 2019-12-15 02:40 

Kansas City Star

LSU QB Joe Burrow wins Heisman Trophy in landslide vote...

LSU QB Joe Burrow wins Heisman Trophy....

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