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Four dead and five injured in shooting at Kansas bar overnight
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Four dead and five injured in shooting at Kansas bar overnight

Oct 6th 2019, 3:45 PM 15,286 Views 11 Comments

Authorities said the shooting stemmed from an earlier altercation.

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

Apr 3rd 2018, 2:15 PM 48,885 Views 18 Comments

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

'A prank has cost an innocent life': Online gamer shot dead by police after row over $2 Call of Duty bet
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'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 42,645 Views 61 Comments

The man was shot dead in Kansas this week.

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

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

Aug 19th 2017, 1:00 PM 14,753 Views 24 Comments

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

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

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

Sep 14th 2016, 8:53 AM 13,417 Views 147 Comments

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

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

Sep 9th 2016, 10:52 PM 21,628 Views 85 Comments

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

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

Aug 8th 2016, 10:43 AM 47,403 Views 15 Comments

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

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

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

Jul 6th 2016, 9:06 PM 42,654 Views 92 Comments

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

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

Feb 26th 2016, 7:12 AM 11,957 Views 24 Comments

The man was shot dead by police.

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

Feb 18th 2016, 2:44 PM 40,843 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.

Dramatic video shows toddler rescued from scorching hot car
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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.

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

Apr 10th 2015, 6:48 PM 12,377 Views 0 Comments

He was arrested and has been charged.

Small plane crashes at Kansas airport during take off
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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.

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

Jul 26th 2014, 7:52 PM 80,616 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.

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

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

Jul 1st 2014, 1:50 PM 3,814 Views 2 Comments

Makes total sense.

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

Apr 23rd 2014, 10:55 AM 34,233 Views 56 Comments

His lawyers believe the ink may prejudice a jury.

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

Apr 14th 2014, 8:53 AM 8,694 Views 22 Comments

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

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

Mar 20th 2014, 4:00 PM 21,627 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
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Chelsea Manning is going to court to have her name legally changed from Bradley

Mar 20th 2014, 3:22 PM 16,840 Views 91 Comments

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

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

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

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

Jan 20th 2014, 1:40 PM 1,862 Views 3 Comments

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

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

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

Nov 21st 2013, 3:51 PM 45,093 Views 50 Comments

Have you tried going out the way you came in?

Passenger kicked off plane for over-singing Whitney Houston
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# And Iiiiiiii...

Passenger kicked off plane for over-singing Whitney Houston

May 13th 2013, 6:33 PM 2,404 Views 1 Comment

The authorities did not always love her.

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

Woman comes face to face with circus tiger in bathroom

Apr 23rd 2013, 10:17 AM 12,989 Views 15 Comments

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

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

Jun 24th 2012, 3:16 PM 8,795 Views 16 Comments

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

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads
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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…

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

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

May 25th 2012, 7:07 PM 5,799 Views 5 Comments

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

US storms: Tornado kills 5 in Oklahoma
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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.

Woman banned from slaughtering chickens as part of art installation
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Woman banned from slaughtering chickens as part of art installation

Feb 29th 2012, 10:37 AM 1,513 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’”.

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

Oct 14th 2011, 8:43 PM 747 Views 10 Comments

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

Watch: Foo Fighters organise Westboro Baptist Church counter-protest
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# 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…

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

May 25th 2011, 2:58 PM 195 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.

The Daily Fix: Saturday
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The Daily Fix: Saturday

May 7th 2011, 7:49 PM 2,906 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
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Boy, aged 7, mauled by leopard at popular Kansas zoo

May 7th 2011, 4:32 PM 1,578 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.