Duane West, who was the Finney County prosecutor in 1959 when the Clutter family was murdered just outside of Garden City, recalls the days before the trial and dealing with Truman Capote, author of "In Cold Blood."
The Rev. Wallace Hartsfield II says “At this point I’m willing to do anything to create a safe space for the people who come here.” Hartsfield and other local pastors are responding to gun violence in churches around the country.
In the wake of racial tensions in and around campus, the Kansas State University community gathered on the lawn in front of Anderson Hall to unite in support of diversity. Classes were suspended and officers shut down for the event. Video by Jill Toyoshiba and Mara' Williams.
Sisters Leslie Harman Hubbel, Sandra Harman Adams and Barbara Harman Watson thought they were being good stewards of the land when they entered into a contract with an unknown buyer for 87.3 acres of their family farm outside Tonganoxie. The backlash has been ridicule and harassment, they say.
Bath salts are a non-regulated designer drug comprised of a synthetic cathinone, or amphetamine, that can have dangerous and debilitating effects on those who use them. The adverse health effects from bath salt use can range from agitation, lack of appetite, kidney failure, muscle spasms, severe paranoid delusions and psychosis. Several cases of long-term patient hospitalization and suicide have been reported.
Family and friends are working on rehabbing a house formerly owned by homicide victim Marco Green in the 8000 block of Michigan Avenue in Kansas City. Green was found fatally shot outside the East Hills Village Apartments on Monroe Avenue on Oct. 8. He had been renovating the Michigan Avenue house for his family, and his friends came together to help finish the job.