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Kansas tightens eligibility for food stamp program

Kansas officials say the state will join several others in letting a federal waiver that allows an estimated 20,000 Kansans to receive food assistance without keeping a job expire.…
Gavel (KSN File Photo)

Man sentenced for sex crime while in treatment at Larned

A Kansas man who pleaded guilty to an Internet sex crime that took place while he was in the Kansas Sexual Predator Treatment Program at Larned State Hospital has been sentenced to 10 years in federal prison.…
Amtrak Train

Trio to join talks on future of Amtrak line

Community leaders from Kansas are meeting with their counterparts from Colorado and New Mexico next week to look for ways to save an Amtrak route through Kansas and Colorado.…
I235 and Zoo Boulevard Accident Sept 04

Crash closes Zoo Blvd. for several hours

A Clearwater man is in critical condition after a car accident shut down Zoo Boulevard near the I-235 interchange early Wednesday morning.…
FILE - This undated photo provided by the Bell County Sheriff's Department shows Nidal Hasan, the Army psychiatrist charged in the 2009 Fort Hood shooting rampage that left 13 dead. (AP Photo/Bell County Sheriff's Department, File)

Fort Hood shooter forcibly shaved in prison

The Army psychiatrist sentenced to death for the Fort Hood shooting rampage has been forcibly shaved, an Army spokesman said Tuesday. Now, Hasan is an inmate at the U.S. Detention Barracks at Fort Leavenworth, Kansas, home to the military death row.…