KU football player kicked off team after allegedly threatening woman with handgun

Kansas Jayhawks linebacker Maciah A. Long was dismissed from the football team after he was arrested Sunday by Lawrence police on suspicion of threatening a woman with a handgun. Long, 19, was charged Monday with aggravated assault with use of a deadly weapon, a felony, and two misdemeanors, criminal damage to property and marijuana possession. According to Douglas County District Court documents, Long is also alleged to have damaged or destroyed the woman’s television.

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Eclipse viewers arrive in St. Joseph

People from around the country and the world are traveling to St. Joseph, Missouri, to be on the centerline of the total eclipse Monday. See where a few have come from.
Jill Toyoshiba The Kansas City Star
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Eclipse viewers arrive in St. Joseph

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