Man pleads guilty to swatting attack that led to death of Kansas man

Enlarge (credit: Chatsimo / Getty Images) Federal prosecutors in Kansas announced Tuesday that a 25-year-old Californian has admitted that he caused a Wichita man to be killed at the hands of local police during a swatting attack late last year. Swatting is a way to harass or threaten someone by calling in a false threat […]

Ozark season 3 spoilers: Marty set to be killed by the Kansas City Mob?

WARNING: This article contains spoilers from Ozark season 3 The season two finale of Ozark saw the Kansas City Mob punishing the Byrdes for backtracking on their deal with the casino. A group of the mobsters were seen blowing up part of Mary Byrde’s (played by Jason Bateman) offices after learning that he had gone […]

Cop won’t be charged in “swatting” death of Kansas man

Enlarge / Wichita Police. (credit: Wichita Police) Authorities have decided not to file charges against a Wichita police officer who shot and killed 28-year-old Andrew Finch last December, the Wichita Eagle reports. The deadly confrontation occurred after a man made a hoax 911 call posing as a deranged gunman who was holding his family hostage. Police […]

Loyola-Chicago beats Kansas State to advance to its first Final Four in 55 years

Associated Press/David Goldman Loyola-Chicago beat Kansas State 78-62 on Saturday night, moving onto the Final Four. It’s the team’s first Final Four in 55 years. Loyola-Chicago continued its improbable postseason run, beating Kansas State 78-62 on Saturday night to advance to its first Final Four in 55 years. Extending its winning streak to 14 games, […]

United Mistakenly Flies Kansas Family’s Dog to Japan

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The Kansas City Royals had an anti-porn group give a talk to their players

Jamie Squire/Getty Images Representatives of Fight the New Drug, an anti-pornography organization, spoke to members of the Kansas City Royals last weekend.  They gave a presentation about how porn could harm the players’ overall health and well-being.   This partnership began after the Royals general manager made comments criticizing pornography in a press conference this past […]

Wastewater injections set off a Kansas earthquake binge

Enlarge / Known earthquakes 1867-2013 shown with red triangles, and earthquakes 2013-2016 shown with gray circles—notably clustered in a small area near the Oklahoma border where wastewater was injected underground. (credit: Rubinstein et al/BSSA) In the past decade, Oklahoma has turned heads as it has joined the list of places where earthquake insurance is a […]

Harley-Davidson to close Kansas City plant as sales slump

Harley-Davidson says it will consolidate its manufacturing operations by closing its Kansas City, Mo., plant and shifting operations to its plant in York, Pa. The Milwaukee-based maker of heavyweight motorcycles is responding to a four-year sales decline and a steep drop in 2017. The move means the loss of about 800 jobs in Kansas City, […]