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Nikki Haley: Trump's fire and fury comment 'not an empty threat'

US ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley said President Donald Trump's "fire and fury" comment last month about North Korea's nuclear program was not an empty threat. In an interview that aired Sunday with CNN's Dana Bash on "State of the Union," Haley emphasized that Defense Secretary James

PATRIOT LEDGER - 2017-09-17 15:13:16

Literally lousy: Parasite plagues world salmon industry

ST. ANDREWS, New Brunswick (AP) - Salmon have a lousy problem, and the race to solve it is spanning the globe. A surge of parasitic sea lice is disrupting salmon farms around the world. The tiny lice attach themselves to salmon and feed on them, killing or rendering them unsuitable for dinner tables

PATRIOT LEDGER - 2017-09-18 14:24:26

Chillicothe Police Department responds to 239 calls for service over the weekend

The Chillicothe Police Department was busy over the weekend responding to 239 calls for service. Here are some highlights from the weekend's calls. Officers were dispatched to a domestic disturbance in the 1500 block of Jackson St. As a result of the investigation, Officers arrested Jesse Lee Stottl

KTTN.COM - 2017-09-18 12:20:28

Trenton Police Department arrests Chillicothe man

The Trenton Police Department arrested a Chillicothe man on multiple charges. The Grundy County Sheriff's Office reports 36-year-old Bryce Allen Lee Baker was arrested for the misdemeanors of fourth-degree domestic assault-first or second offense, driving while intoxicated, peace disturbance-first

KTTN.COM - 2017-09-17 14:36:04

10 Things to Know for Tuesday

The Caribbean island of Dominica is getting a direct hit from the Category 5 storm, and it's tracking toward Puerto Rico next. 2. TENSIONS RISE ON GEORGIA TECH CAMPUS The university in Atlanta alerts students to shelter indoors because of violent protests after police fatally shot a student over the

PATRIOT LEDGER - 2017-09-19 03:34:57

Topeka adult care home shut down for operating without license

TOPEKA, Kan. (KSNT) - The Kansas Department for Aging and Disability Services (KDADS) has moved to permanently shut down an adult care home, in Topeka, for operating without a license. The facility, located at 125 SW Western Avenue, is called Twin Lanterns and was operating as an unlicensed adult ca

KSNT - 2017-09-18 21:16:25

UN chief: Nuclear threat at highest level since Cold War

President Donald Trump jokes with French President Emmanuel Macron during a meeting at the Palace Hotel during the United Nations General Assembly, Monday, Sept. 18, 2017, in New York. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci) UNITED NATIONS (AP) - U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres warned the world's leaders Tu

KSNT - 2017-09-19 15:25:23

1 injured in west Topeka wreck

(KSNT Photo/Alec Gartner) TOPEKA, Kan. (KSNT) - Emergency workers took one person to the hospital Monday morning after a crash in west Topeka. Topeka Police said the crash was reported at 9:48 a.m. at Sixth and Oakley, just east of Gage Boulevard, and involved a silver passenger car and a mini van

KSNT - 2017-09-18 15:49:49

Topeka Metro will train employees to spot human trafficking

TOPEKA, Kan. (WIBW) - Human trafficking is a growing concern across the nation, and right here in Kansas. The Kansas Attorney General's office started an initiative to help spot and stop the practice. People use the bus everyday, so the Topeka Metro is teaming with the A-G's office to train employe

WIBW - 2017-09-19 00:12:00

St. Francis is getting a good name: Topeka Health Systems

TOPEKA, Kan. (WIBW) - Not only is St. Francis Health Center getting new owners soon, they're getting a new name: Topeka Health System, LLC. Ardent Health and the University of Kansas Health System, who are set to take over the hospital, have not released the new name of St. Francis, but it was menti

WIBW - 2017-09-19 22:45:00

Topeka 501 schools combine food, clothing bank

TOPEKA, Kan. (WIBW) - Topeka 501 Schools are coming together to help students in need with the help of one Highland Park High School social worker, Fred Willer. "Kids really want to show up to school looking and feeling good," Willer said. For the past year Willer partnered with Silverbakks to br

WIBW - 2017-09-19 00:20:00

Ottawa University adds three Topeka West bowlers

Topeka, KS- The first year program of bowling at Ottawa University added 3 more names today. Makaila Cowdin, Jarod Freed and Jordan Freed signed their letters of intent to bowl at the collegiate level. Makaila's high score for a game is 274 and both Jared and Jordan have experienced perfect scores.

KSNT - 2017-09-19 04:00:15

Naked man walks through Topeka neighborhood

TOPEKA, Kan. - (KSNT) People in a Central Topeka neighborhood saw a naked man walking around outside early Tuesday morning. Sam Huntsman said his mom woke him up when she saw the man standing outside their backyard. "She was like Sam there's this big, naked dude outside by the gate," Huntsman said.

KSNT - 2017-09-19 23:20:55

Topeka man convicted of voluntary manslaughter in stabbing

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) - A Topeka man faces a sentence of up to 20.5 years in prison after he was found guilty in the stabbing death of another man. A Shawnee County jury on Monday convicted Caleb John Kanatzar of voluntary manslaughter in the death of 24-year-old Terrin Holloway. Holloway's body was fou

EMPORIA GAZETTE.COM - 2017-09-19 16:04:53

The Red Couch returns to 4 p.m. as Topeka Mayoral candidates join for special episode

TOPEKA, Kan. (WIBW) - Big changes are coming to the 13 NEWS' afternoon lineup today, and Topeka's two mayoral candidates are coming on to help us launch our new lineup! On Monday, 13 NEWS' Ralph Hipp returns to 4 p.m. with a special half-hour mayoral forum featuring Topeka City Councilwoman Michelle

WIBW - 2017-09-18 17:08:00

Kansas sanctions Missouri doctor over 13-year-old's abortion

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) - Kansas has suspended a Missouri doctor's medical license for 90 days for failing to preserve a fetal tissue sample from a 13-year-old girl's abortion. The State Board of Healing Arts concluded that Dr. Allen S. Palmer violated a Kansas law during the December 2014 abortion. Palme

KSNT - 2017-09-19 19:58:30

Shooting reported at Wichita driver's license office

WICHITA, Kan. (KSNW) - Authorities are on the scene of a shooting at 21st and Amidon. It apparently happened at the driver's license office. Right now, KSNW-TV has confirmed one person was shot and has suffered serious injuries. At least one suspect has been arrested in the area of 35th and Arkansas

KSNT - 2017-09-19 20:37:49

Safe driving a focus at annual Senior Information Fair

TOPEKA, Kan. (WIBW) - Hundreds of seniors and their caregivers browsed the Topeka Public Library on Tuesday as part of its annual Senior Information Fair. "Been retired as long as I worked so I've been independent for quite a while," said Bill Higgs. At the age of 85 Higgs says staying in the driver

WIBW - 2017-09-20 00:12:00

Oakland intruder has neighbors on edge

TOPEKA, Kan. (KSNT)- Just after 4:00 Tuesday morning, a man broke into a home in Oakland waking the woman who lives there. She said she thought it was her husband who was standing in her bedroom, but quickly realized it wasn't. Kara Hahn lives on the block of the break-in and said what happened scar

KSNT - 2017-09-19 23:24:38

Dozens of Kansas foster kids stayed in offices overnight

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) - State contractors are acknowledging that dozens of foster children in Kansas have stayed in their offices overnight in the past year because places for them can't be found. Contractors KVC Kansas and Saint Francis Community Services told a state task force Tuesday that more than

WIBW - 2017-09-19 23:17:00