Redwood Poachers

Redwood park closes road to deter burl poachers

Authorities say unemployment and drug addiction have spurred an increase in the destructive practice of cutting off the knobby growths at the base of ancient redwood trees to make decorative pieces like lacey-grained coffee tables and wall clocks.…
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Topeka man sentenced to 2 life terms

A Shawnee County judge has sentenced a 40-year-old Topeka man to two consecutive life sentences for two murders more than a decade apart.…
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Update in Bluml murder case

The judge of the Bluml murder case has ruled that a separate forensics expert will be present during the DNA testing.…
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Criminal Hazing

Arrest warrants issued and University of Akron fraternity suspended following violent hazing incident.…
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Retailer: Rival CEO posed as exec to get secrets

The CEO of a sporting goods chain who once appeared on the TV show "Undercover Boss" pretended to be an executive from a rival company in an effort to get confidential information, according to a lawsuit.…
FBAM BTK Ten Years After

A look back to 10 years ago when BTK resurfaced

It has been 10 years since BTK resurfaced and KSN sits down with the people responsible for bringing him to justice as well as those that were affected by his reign of terror in Wichita.…
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Kansas Amber Alert canceled

Kansas authorities have canceled an Amber Alert for a missing Texas teenager who might have been in suburban Kansas City.…
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Policy behind police chases

With police involved chases on the rise in the past month, many have questions about where the line is drawn and what happens if a pursuit goes into a residential area.…
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Ole Miss statue desecrated

Police search for those who vandalized a civil rights statue on the campus of Old Miss.…
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Body of missing 10-year-old found

A grade school coach has been jailed on suspicion of first-degree murder in the abduction and death of a 10-year-old girl in southwest Missouri, police said Wednesday.…