Alleged victim in Carlton Bragg battery case held in jail

The alleged female victim in Kansas basketball player Carlton Bragg’s battery case has been in Douglas County jail since Friday afternoon, according to sheriff’s office records. The woman, 19, who is also a KU student, was arrested on suspicion of battery by Lawrence police at 4:42 p.m. Friday. Bragg was charged Friday with misdemeanor battery after the Douglas County District Attorney alleged that he struck the woman, his girlfriend, and pushed her down stairs during an argument. He pleaded not guilty.

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Explosives bring down Platte Purchase Bridge

Demolition crews brought down a portion of the Platte Purchase Bridge. Two older bridges connecting Platte and Wyandotte counties are being replaced by the new U.S. 69 Missouri River Bridge.
Keith Myers The Kansas City Star
Explosives bring down Platte Purchase Bridge 1:29

Explosives bring down Platte Purchase Bridge

Behind-the-scenes look at Sprint filming in KC's Union Station 0:57

Behind-the-scenes look at Sprint filming in KC's Union Station

Watch Chiefs and Raiders fans brawl in stands at Arrowhead Stadium 0:47

Watch Chiefs and Raiders fans brawl in stands at Arrowhead Stadium

Chiefs QB Alex Smith on 21-13 win over Raiders 2:58

Chiefs QB Alex Smith on 21-13 win over Raiders