FILE - This undated file photo provided by the U.S. Attorney's Office in New Hampshire shows David Kwiatkowski, a former lab technician at Exeter, N.H., Hospital. (AP Photo/U.S. Attorney's Office, File)

Federal plea deal in NH details hepatitis C pains some

The plea agreement reached by a traveling hospital worker accused of stealing drugs and infecting patients with hepatitis C in New Hampshire describes in new detail the distress and pain some of them have suffered.…
Kris Kobach (KSN File Photo)

Kobach standing by Kansas voter citizenship rule

Secretary of State Kris Kobach says Kansas will continue to enforce a law requiring new voters to provide proof of their U.S. citizenship despite a threatened lawsuit. …
Voting (KSN File Photo)

ACLU notifies Kansas of possible suit over voter law

The American Civil Liberties Union has notified Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach that it intends to file a federal lawsuit over a state law requiring new voters to provide proof of their U.S. citizenship.…
Crops

Rain brought needed moisture to Kan. crops

Kansas crops and pastures are mostly faring better in the wake of heavy rain that brought much-needed moisture to arid western sections but swamped some fields elsewhere.…
FILE - This undated file photo provided by the U.S. Attorney's Office in New Hampshire shows David Kwiatkowski, a former lab technician at Exeter, N.H., Hospital. (AP Photo/U.S. Attorney's Office, File)

Tech in multi-state hepatitis outbreak to plead

Linda Ficken, of Andover, Kansas, is among those David Kwiatkowski is accused of infecting. Ficken, 71, said Monday she's glad he pleaded guilty but wishes the sentence were longer.…