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  • Sheriff: Kansas corporal charged with theft
    WICHITA, Kan. (AP) -- A former Sedgwick County sheriff's corporal has been charged with theft after authorities say he stole about $200 in cash while working at the jail....
  • 3 states deny gay unions despite appellate rulings
    WASHINGTON (AP) -- The writing is on the wall for gay marriage bans in Kansas, Montana and South Carolina after federal appeals courts that oversee those states have made clear that keeping gay and lesbian couples from marrying is unconstitutional....
  • Secretary of state candidates meet for 2nd debate
    TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) -- Republican Secretary of State Kris Kobach disclosed Wednesday night that he earns between $30,000 and $100,000 a year from his legal work outside his official duties as Kansas' top elections official, but his Democratic opponent said she thinks he is understating the figure....
  • Junction City cites dozens for cellphone use
    JUNCTION CITY, Kan. (AP) -- Despite months of advance notice, dozens of drivers in Junction City were cited for improper use of cellphones during the initial week of enforcement of a new law....
  • Ex-DA slams Brownback ad using Wichita murders
    WICHITA, Kan. (AP) -- The former district attorney who prosecuted two Wichita brothers for several murders during a 2000 crime spree criticized Gov. Sam Brownback Wednesday for trying to exploit the case in a new campaign ad....
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