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Teacher accused of sleeping with 4 teen students, 2 in same night

JONESBORO, AR (KTAL) - A former high school teacher in northeast Arkansas is accused of having a sexual relationship with four students, including two in one night. KAIT reports Jessie Lorene Goline, 25, is charged with first-degree sexual assault. The reported acts happened between January and Apri

KRON4 - 2017-09-21 20:44:11

Kansas Suspends Doctor's License for Violations During Abortion on 13-Y-O at Planned Parenthood

(Photo: Reuters/Andrew Kelly)A member of the New York Police Department stands outside a Planned Parenthood clinic in the Manhattan borough of New York, November 28, 2015. Kansas has suspended the medical license of a physician who performed an abortion on a 13-year-old girl and failed to send a sa

CHRISTIAN POST - 2017-09-21 16:01:01

Pulse Nightclub Shooting Hero, Carjacked In Little Rock!

- A man trying to meet someone he connected with on a dating app is carjacked in central Arkansas. The victim is alright, but says this isn't the first time he has been in a very dangerous situation that could have ended in tragedy. We first spoke with Christopher Hansen last year. He was inside t

JOY105.COM - 2017-09-22 07:00:00

Murderer sues Kansas prison for 'imposing Christian beliefs'

The Kansas Department of Corrections and a prison's staff have been named in a lawsuit filed by an inmate. (Associated Press) A female convicted murderer in Kansas filed a lawsuit this week, alleging that prison officials have been "imposing Christian beliefs" on her and other inmates. The plainti

FOXNEWS - 2017-09-22 16:47:06

Sources: Andrew Wiggins progressing toward $148M deal with Minnesota

Minnesota Timberwolves forward Andrew Wiggins is progressing toward a five-year, $148 million maximum contract extension and is hopeful to sign soon, sources told The Vertical. The Timberwolves prioritized extending Wiggins this offseason, and both sides are hopeful of completing the contract shortl

YAHOO SPORTS - 2017-09-21 16:24:47

She's a junior, but already rated the 14th best point guard in her class

An abundance of Division I options are at the doorstep of Belleville East girls basketball star Kaylah Rainey. Even before the first dribble-drive of the point guard's junior season, Rainey has received offers from 10 schools in seven difference conferences: Brown and Penn (Ivy League); Kansas (Big

NEWS-DEMOCRAT - 2017-09-22 00:24:00

Police searching for missing 9-year-old autistic boy

CLIFTY, Ark. (KTHV) - According to Madison County Sheriff Rick Evans, crews are searching for a missing nine-year-old boy with autism. The boy, whose name has not been released at this time, was reportedly last seen on Thursday afternoon carrying a soccer ball. He is described as weighing around 60

THV11.COM - 2017-09-22 16:03:53

Former presidential candidate Bob Dole admitted to Walter Reed hospital: report

Former Kansas senator and GOP presidential candidate Bob Dole has been admitted to Walter Reed hospital as a precautionary measure, reports Fox News. According to the report, Dole, who turned 94 in July, was admitted to Walter Reed National Military Medical Center in Bethesda, Md., due to low blood

RAW STORY - 2017-09-22 18:43:00

Police: 11-year-old arrested after threat at Kansas middle school

Lakewood Middle School in Salina SALINE COUNTY - Law enforcement authorities are investigating a threat at a Kansas middle school and arrested a student. On Wednesday morning, an 11-year-old student told a staff member at Lakewood Middle School, 1135 Lakewood Circle in Salina, he was going to go hom

HAYSPOST.COM - 2017-09-21 15:59:19

Man charged in shooting death of off-duty Kansas City police officer

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - A man has been charged in the killing of an off-duty police officer at a restaurant in Kansas City's Westport bar and entertainment district. The Kansas City Star reports that 22-year-old Sean Steward, of Kansas City, was arrested Wednesday and charged with second-degree murder an

YAHOO! - 2017-09-21 14:39:51

Arkansas police seek toilet paper bandits who vandalized restroom

Sept. 22 (UPI) -- Authorities in Arkansas are seeking a pair of toilet paper bandits caught on camera taking rolls of tissue from a public restroom in a park. The Cullman County Sheriff's Office posted a video to Facebook showing the two men pulling up in a red or maroon GMC Envoy and walking into t

UPI - 2017-09-22 18:19:47

Pulaski County deputy resigns after arrest

BENTON, Ark. (KTHV) -- Pulaski County Deputy Daniel Cantwell has resigned after Saline County deputies arrested him over the weekend. Deputies took Cantwell into custody Sunday morning charging him with battery, assault and terroristic threatening. According to witnesses, Cantwell got in an argument

THV11.COM - 2017-09-21 14:57:23

Kansas man found dead on Gold Coast sidewalk

A man found dead Wednesday morning near The Drake Hotel in the Gold Coast has been identified as a Kansas resident, but his cause of death remains to be determined. Kelly James Hattan, 50, was found unresponsive at 5:21 a.m. on the sidewalk in the 100 block of East Lake Shore Drive, across the stree

CHICAGO SUN-TIMES - 2017-09-22 14:15:00

Kansas shooting suspect owed back sales taxes

Wichita Police say a seizure agent with the Kansas Department of Revenue is recovering after he was shot multiple times Tuesday afternoon. A man suspected in the shooting of a Kansas Department of Revenue employee in Wichita was under investigation by the agency and owed almost $200,000 in sales tax

APPSFORPCDAILY.COM - 2017-09-21 06:16:17

Quarantine issued at Arkansas prison due to suspected chickenpox

Nearly 300 inmates at the East Arkansas Regional Unit are under quarantine after five suspected cases of chickenpox were identified at the jail. All inmates and staff were screened by medical staff, which resulted in the Arkansas Department of Health advising the Arkansas Department of Correction an

KATV - 2017-09-21 15:01:01

Inmate Sues Kansas Gov't Over 'Christian Propaganda' on Prison Grounds

One of the nation's leading humanist organizations is suing Kansas prison officials in federal court, claiming that officials have outwardly promoted Christianity inside a state-run prison. The American Humanist Association, a Washington-based organization that has over 34,000 members across the cou

CHRISTIAN POST - 2017-09-21 22:12:24

Inside Joseph Duggar & Kendra Caldwell's SECRET Honeymoon

Joseph Duggar and Kendra Caldwell are honeymooning it up! While the newlyweds have kept all details about their post-wedding vacay on the hush-hush, they did recently share a video from their unknown location, thanking fans for all of their love and support, that seemed to hint at their location! Th

OK MAGAZINE - 2017-09-21 18:34:47

Benton County prosecutors forgo death penalty in murder case

Mei Ka Sin, 23, Springdale, BENCO, capital murder BENTONVILLE -- Prosecutors won't seek the death penalty for a man accused of killing his roommate. Mei Ka Sin, 23, is charged with capital murder. The punishment will be life imprisonment without the parole if he's convicted. He is being held witho

NWAONLINE.COM - 2017-09-22 19:23:00

If your home's 'flooded over 40 times,' God may be telling you to move, says GOP Texas congressman

GOP Texas Rep. Jeb Hensarling told CNBC on Thursday U.S. taxpayers should not have to foot the bill for at-risk homes that have flooded over and over again, a problem highlighted by the two hurricanes that hit the United States over the past month. "We have these repetitive loss properties," said th

CNBC - 2017-09-21 12:31:54

Police investigate 3 suspects after Kansas shooting, chase

DOUGLAS COUNTY - Law enforcement authorities are investigating a shooting and questioning suspects following a multi-county chase. Just after 9p.m. Wednesday, police responded to multiple reports of shots being fired near 101 North Michigan Street in Lawrence, according to a media release. Callers r

HAYSPOST.COM - 2017-09-22 06:01:15