Posted: 07/29/2008 - President Bush approved the execution of the Army private being held at Ft. Leavenworth, the first time in over a half-century that a president has affirmed a death sentence for a member of the U.S. military.
Posted: 07/28/2008 - KS Attorney General Steve Six announced more than $2 million in grant money to help Kansas crime victims. The money will support programs that work with crime victims.
Posted: 07/28/2008 - If you believe you're a victim of credit card scam, contact the Attorney General's Consumer Protection Division at 1 (800) 432-2310 or visit http://www.ksag.org
Posted: 07/28/2008 - A Sedgwick County judge ruled Monday that the Kansas abortion statute is constitutional and denied a defense motion to dismiss the criminal case against Dr. George Tiller.
Posted: 07/28/2008 - Robert Abner, 39, is charged with the abduction and rape of a Viola store clerk. His preliminary hearing was scheduled for Monday, but has been delayed.
Posted: 07/28/2008 - A Shawnee Co. judge dismisses a motion to dismiss the case against Wichita doctor George Tiller on the grounds the law creates an unconstitutional burden on physician's right to practice medicine.
Posted: 07/28/2008 - Taylor Marquez pleads guilty of killing his mother in Kansas City suburb in 2006. Pamela Marquez was stabbed to death, and the boy's father, an assistant U.S. attorney was also assaulted. Marquez was sentenced to life in prison. Earlier this month, his friend was also sentenced to life in prison without parole.
Posted: 07/25/2008 - It sounds like a scene from "Fight Club." French police say camouflaged paparazzi who got on to the grounds of Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt's chateau in southern France fought with the Hollywood couple's guards.
Posted: 07/24/2008 - A former student was arrested for a shooting at a Phoenix community college. Three people were injured, two of them critically. Police say it stemmed from a running dispute between the suspect and one of the victims.
Posted: 07/24/2008 - Many members of a Kansas group claiming to be an American Indian tribe are making deals with prosecutors. They're accused of defrauding legal and illegal immigrants by claiming tribal membership conferred U.S. citizenship.
Updated: 07/24/2008 - The Topeka Police Department's latest initiative to deter property theft, is showing positive effects, according to the Department.
Updated: 07/24/2008 - The Kaweah tribe, which the U.S. government does not recognize, is accused of defrauding legal and illegal immigrants by claiming tribal membership conferred American citizenship.
Updated: 07/24/2008 - The man accused of the killing of an 85 year-old woman in May was denied a request for a delay and will face his preliminary hearing on Monday. Defense lawyers wanted more time examine evidence received two weeks ago.
Posted: 07/23/2008 - Laramie and Christine McPherson are charged with deliberately burning their car to defraud an insurance company. A pretrial hearing is set for August 14th. A jury trial is scheduled to begin October 27th.
Posted: 07/23/2008 - Man charged with raping and impregnating an inmate at women's correctional facility east of Topeka will be sentenced later this month. He pleaded guilty last month in exchange for having one count of rape dropped.
Posted: 07/23/2008 - Teenagers apparently recorded themselves igniting a large firecracker attached to an aerosol can and breaking into a skateboard facility in Lawrence, then posting the footage on the YouTube, according to Shawnee police.
Posted: 07/23/2008 - Sedele Fox is charged with shooting his prenant, 20 year-old girlfriend in January, two months before she was due. he also faces of charges of setting a bomb underneath his trailer to kill her just days before the shooting.
Posted: 07/23/2008 - Salina police charge 12 year-old boy with sex crimes against three six year-old boys early in July. Police claim the boys knew each other prior to the incident.
Posted: 07/22/2008 - An Osage County deputy made a traffic stop on I-35 Tuesday morning. He found $250,000 in suspected drug money. One person is in custody awaiting charges.