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Girlfriend of Kansas man who wounded two lawmen enters plea

The girlfriend of a Kansas man who fatally shot his father and wounded two Kansas law enforcement officers before killing himself has pleaded no contest to charges related to the case.

Four killed, five injured in overnight shooting at Kansas bar

Authorities do not know if there is more than one shooter. The motive for the shooting is also unknown.


Indian-origin professor in US accused of 'exploiting' students as servants

Ashim Mitra, a longtime pharmacy professor at the US university, compelled his students to tend to his lawn, look after his dog and water the plants, sometimes for weeks at a time, when he and his wife were away, the Kansas City Star reported.

Felon charged in series of deadly Kansas city shootings

Fisher was released from federal prison in February after serving time for being a felon in possession of a firearm. Court records show two handguns were found in a vehicle that he wrecked while fleeing from police.

One sheriff's deputy killed, another wounded in Kansas

The suspect was also injured during the confrontation in a gated area behind a court services building across the street from the Wyandotte County Courthouse in Kansas City, Kansas.

Indian doctor in US chased, stabbed to death; patient arrested

Indian doctor killed in US: Achutha Reddy, who introduced yoga in his treatment, was mourned by fellow doctors and the community, who held him in esteem.


US: 12 killed by storms and flooding in South and Midwest

In Texas, search teams were going door to door Sunday after the tornadoes the day before flattened homes, uprooted trees and flipped several pickup trucks at a Dodge dealership in Canton.

Kansas: Gunman kills 3, injures 14 before dying in shootout

Harvey County, Sheriff T Walton, said the gunman was an employee at Excel Industries, located in Hesston, a tight-knit community north of Wichita.

Kansas governor signs US's 1st ban on abortion procedure

Republican Gov. Sam Brownback, a strong abortion opponent, signed a bill imposing the ban.

Judge orders Kansas to let gay couples marry

A federal judge on Tuesday ordered Kansas to allow same-sex couples to marry pending the outcome of a lawsuit.