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# kansas - Sunday 6 October, 2019

Four dead and five injured in shooting at Kansas bar overnight
# Gun Violence
# Gun Violence

Four dead and five injured in shooting at Kansas bar overnight

Oct 6th 2019, 3:45 PM 15,290 Views 11 Comments

Authorities said the shooting stemmed from an earlier altercation.

# kansas - Tuesday 3 April, 2018

Designer of Kansas water slide arrested after it decapitated 10-year-old boy
# Water Park
# Water Park

Designer of Kansas water slide arrested after it decapitated 10-year-old boy

Apr 3rd 2018, 2:15 PM 48,886 Views 18 Comments

Caleb Schwab died on the 17-story water slide in 2016 after his raft went airborne and hit an overhead loop.

# kansas - Saturday 30 December, 2017

'A prank has cost an innocent life': Online gamer shot dead by police after row over $2 Call of Duty bet
# Kansas
# Kansas

'A prank has cost an innocent life': Online gamer shot dead by police after row over $2 Call of Duty bet

Dec 30th 2017, 11:15 AM 42,648 Views 61 Comments

The man was shot dead in Kansas this week.

# kansas - Saturday 14 October, 2017

'It's nice outside' - Man wrongly convicted of double murder freed after 23 years
# Kansas
# Kansas

'It's nice outside' - Man wrongly convicted of double murder freed after 23 years

Oct 14th 2017, 11:44 AM 25,841 Views 36 Comments

“The investigation was hasty and superficial,” said the Midwest Innocence Project, which helped free McIntyre.

# kansas - Saturday 19 August, 2017

16-year-old boy running for Kansas governor seat
# Voting
# Voting

16-year-old boy running for Kansas governor seat

Aug 19th 2017, 1:00 PM 14,755 Views 24 Comments

The teenager said he would support legalising marijuana for medical purposes but he is conservative on gun rights.

# kansas - Sunday 26 February, 2017

'He was just enjoying his glass of beer': Family's distress after Indian men shot in 'hate crime'
# Kansas
# Kansas

'He was just enjoying his glass of beer': Family's distress after Indian men shot in 'hate crime'

Feb 26th 2017, 5:09 PM 18,278 Views 39 Comments

India has demanded the “strongest action” from the US government over the incident.

# kansas - Wednesday 14 September, 2016

Chelsea Manning ends hunger strike as US army agrees to pay for her gender surgery
# Wikileaks
# Wikileaks

Chelsea Manning ends hunger strike as US army agrees to pay for her gender surgery

Sep 14th 2016, 8:53 AM 13,419 Views 147 Comments

Manning, famed for providing classified documents to whistleblower site Wikileaks, had been on hunger strike since last Friday.

# kansas - Friday 9 September, 2016

Chelsea Manning begins hunger strike in military prison
# Wikileaks
# Wikileaks

Chelsea Manning begins hunger strike in military prison

Sep 9th 2016, 10:52 PM 21,629 Views 85 Comments

She claims the military is refusing to treat her gender dysphoria.

# kansas - Monday 8 August, 2016

10-year-old boy dies on world's tallest water slide
# Kansas
# Kansas

10-year-old boy dies on world's tallest water slide

Aug 8th 2016, 10:43 AM 47,406 Views 15 Comments

The child died on a 168-foot-tall water slide that has 264 stairs leading to the top.

# kansas - Friday 29 July, 2016

Chelsea Manning could be placed in solitary confinement in wake of suicide attempt
# Threatening Conduct
# Threatening Conduct

Chelsea Manning could be placed in solitary confinement in wake of suicide attempt

Jul 29th 2016, 7:56 AM 21,779 Views 128 Comments

The 28-year-old faces three new charges – including “conduct which threatens”.

# kansas - Wednesday 6 July, 2016

Chelsea Manning hospitalised after reports of attempted suicide
# Kansas
# Kansas

Chelsea Manning hospitalised after reports of attempted suicide

Jul 6th 2016, 9:06 PM 42,657 Views 92 Comments

Manning’s lawyer and support team were unable to immediately confirm reports.

# kansas - Friday 26 February, 2016

Three killed, 14 wounded after man storms workplace with "assault-style" weapon
# Kansas
# Kansas

Three killed, 14 wounded after man storms workplace with "assault-style" weapon

Feb 26th 2016, 7:12 AM 11,959 Views 24 Comments

The man was shot dead by police.

# kansas - Thursday 18 February, 2016

Sonogram shows dying twin holding his unborn sister's hand
# Kansas
# Kansas

Sonogram shows dying twin holding his unborn sister's hand

Feb 18th 2016, 2:44 PM 40,847 Views 44 Comments

Ian and Brittani McIntire’s unborn baby son has a hole in his heart and problems with the development of his brain.

# kansas - Tuesday 21 July, 2015

Dramatic video shows toddler rescued from scorching hot car
# Kansas
# Kansas

Dramatic video shows toddler rescued from scorching hot car

Jul 21st 2015, 10:29 AM 26,859 Views 26 Comments

The two-year-old was saved from the car in temperatures of 101 degrees Fahrenheit.

# kansas - Friday 10 April, 2015

Man found "making final preparations" for suicide attack on military base
# Kansas
# Kansas

Man found "making final preparations" for suicide attack on military base

Apr 10th 2015, 6:48 PM 12,378 Views 0 Comments

He was arrested and has been charged.

# kansas - Thursday 30 October, 2014

Small plane crashes at Kansas airport during take off
# Crash
# Crash

Small plane crashes at Kansas airport during take off

Oct 30th 2014, 3:48 PM 9,908 Views 4 Comments

One person is reported to be in a critical condition.

# kansas - Saturday 26 July, 2014

Baby girl dies after being left in hot car in 32 degree heat
# Kansas
# Kansas

Baby girl dies after being left in hot car in 32 degree heat

Jul 26th 2014, 7:52 PM 80,617 Views 75 Comments

The foster parent who was looking after the child said he’d forgotten about her until something on TV jogged his memory.

# kansas - Tuesday 1 July, 2014

Woman sets her house on fire while trying to kill a spider
# Kill It With Fire
From The Daily Edge
# Kill It With Fire

Woman sets her house on fire while trying to kill a spider

Jul 1st 2014, 1:50 PM 3,815 Views 2 Comments

Makes total sense.

# kansas - Wednesday 23 April, 2014

Man with 'MURDER' tattooed on his neck is now on trial for murder...and wants the tattoo removed
# Only In America
# Only In America

Man with 'MURDER' tattooed on his neck is now on trial for murder...and wants the tattoo removed

Apr 23rd 2014, 10:55 AM 34,243 Views 56 Comments

His lawyers believe the ink may prejudice a jury.

# kansas - Monday 14 April, 2014

'Neo-Nazi' gunman kills three at US Jewish sites on eve of Passover
# Kansas
# Kansas

'Neo-Nazi' gunman kills three at US Jewish sites on eve of Passover

Apr 14th 2014, 8:53 AM 8,696 Views 22 Comments

The suspect was heard yelling “Heil Hitler” as police officers escorted him away.

# kansas - Thursday 20 March, 2014

Fred Phelps, the founder of the Westboro Baptist Church, has died
# Death
# Death

Fred Phelps, the founder of the Westboro Baptist Church, has died

Mar 20th 2014, 4:00 PM 21,632 Views 171 Comments

The controversial church leader died at the age of 84.

Chelsea Manning is going to court to have her name legally changed from Bradley
# Transgender
# Transgender

Chelsea Manning is going to court to have her name legally changed from Bradley

Mar 20th 2014, 3:22 PM 16,842 Views 91 Comments

Fort Leavenworth have said Manning would have to get a legal name change to be known in the prison as Chelsea.

# kansas - Tuesday 25 February, 2014

Ronan Farrow tackles anti-gay laws, cannabis and Ukraine in MSNBC debut
# This Just In
# This Just In

Ronan Farrow tackles anti-gay laws, cannabis and Ukraine in MSNBC debut

Feb 25th 2014, 9:40 AM 8,254 Views 14 Comments

The 26-year-old son of Mia Farrow and Woody Allen says his new show is about giving his generation a fresh alternative to TV news.

# kansas - Monday 20 January, 2014

Local news channel interview 'mellowed' teen about high school crime
# Woah
From The Daily Edge
# Woah

Local news channel interview 'mellowed' teen about high school crime

Jan 20th 2014, 1:40 PM 1,863 Views 3 Comments

He’s just really, really chilled out, ok?

# kansas - Thursday 21 November, 2013

Massive jumbo jet mistakenly lands at tiny airport... and now it's stuck
# Flight Fail
From The Daily Edge
# Flight Fail

Massive jumbo jet mistakenly lands at tiny airport... and now it's stuck

Nov 21st 2013, 3:51 PM 45,107 Views 49 Comments

Have you tried going out the way you came in?

# kansas - Monday 13 May, 2013

Passenger kicked off plane for over-singing Whitney Houston
# And Iiiiiiii...
From The Daily Edge
# And Iiiiiiii...

Passenger kicked off plane for over-singing Whitney Houston

May 13th 2013, 6:33 PM 2,405 Views 1 Comment

The authorities did not always love her.

# kansas - Tuesday 23 April, 2013

Woman comes face to face with circus tiger in bathroom
# The Hangover Part IV
From The Daily Edge
# The Hangover Part IV

Woman comes face to face with circus tiger in bathroom

Apr 23rd 2013, 10:17 AM 13,012 Views 15 Comments

What do tigers dream of, when they take a little tiger snooze?

# kansas - Sunday 24 June, 2012

Woman arrested after locking malnourished daughter, 10, in closet
# Kansas
# Kansas

Woman arrested after locking malnourished daughter, 10, in closet

Jun 24th 2012, 3:16 PM 8,797 Views 16 Comments

US authorities say the 29-year-old woman faces charges of assault, child abuse and endangerment.

# kansas - Sunday 27 May, 2012

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads
# Sitdown Sunday
From The Daily Edge
# Sitdown Sunday

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads

May 27th 2012, 11:00 AM 55 Views 2 Comments

The very best of the week’s writing from around the web…

# kansas - Friday 25 May, 2012

VIDEO: Couple tie the knot... as 250kph tornado drops behind them
# Big Blowout
From The Daily Edge
# Big Blowout

VIDEO: Couple tie the knot... as 250kph tornado drops behind them

May 25th 2012, 7:07 PM 5,800 Views 5 Comments

Caleb and Candra Pence carried on regardless, with the bride reportedly saying: “I don’t want to hear it.”

# kansas - Sunday 15 April, 2012

US storms: Tornado kills 5 in Oklahoma
# Storms
# Storms

US storms: Tornado kills 5 in Oklahoma

Apr 15th 2012, 12:34 PM 1,679 Views 3 Comments

Five people, including two children, have been killed by a tornado that struck in Oklamhoma early this morning after warning signals failed to sound.

# kansas - Wednesday 29 February, 2012

Woman banned from slaughtering chickens as part of art installation
# Art
From The Daily Edge
# Art

Woman banned from slaughtering chickens as part of art installation

Feb 29th 2012, 10:37 AM 1,517 Views 3 Comments

Kansas artist Amber Hansen wanted to publicly slaughter the birds to demonstrate the process to meat eaters and challenge “the contemporary view of chickens as merely ‘livestock’”.

# kansas - Friday 14 October, 2011

Bishop charged for not reporting child images on priest's laptop
# Pornography
# Pornography

Bishop charged for not reporting child images on priest's laptop

Oct 14th 2011, 8:43 PM 750 Views 10 Comments

Kansas bishop Robert Finn knew of suspicions around priest Shawn Ratigan, but did not report them, prosecutors say.

# kansas - Sunday 18 September, 2011

Watch: Foo Fighters organise Westboro Baptist Church counter-protest
# Foo Fighters
From The Daily Edge
# Foo Fighters

Watch: Foo Fighters organise Westboro Baptist Church counter-protest

Sep 18th 2011, 1:54 PM 2,628 Views 26 Comments

The US band heard that the controversial church members were coming to picket their show, so they organised a very special performance…

# kansas - Wednesday 25 May, 2011

Violent storms kill 13 people across central United States
# USA
# USA

Violent storms kill 13 people across central United States

May 25th 2011, 2:58 PM 196 Views 0 Comments

Winds of more than 150 mph have hit the central US – flattening homes, crushing cars, and killing 13 people in Oklahoma, Kansas and Arkansas.

# kansas - Saturday 7 May, 2011

The Daily Fix: Saturday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Saturday

May 7th 2011, 7:49 PM 2,912 Views 0 Comments

In today’s Daily Fix: Video of Bin Laden watching video of himself; a reduction on Ireland’s bailout interest rate; cheaper rail fares, David Beckham in a car accident; and an incredible new flexible phone.

Boy, aged 7, mauled by leopard at popular Kansas zoo
# Terrifying
# Terrifying

Boy, aged 7, mauled by leopard at popular Kansas zoo

May 7th 2011, 4:32 PM 1,579 Views 0 Comments

The terrifying ordeal left the boy hospitalised with deep scratches to his head and neck but he is expected to be okay.