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Manning 'denied gender treatment'
The US military has yet to offer Pte First Class Chelsea Manning sex change treatment despite medical recommendations, her lawyer has said.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Intense summer heat is here
We knew the extreme summer heat had to arrive sometime. Temperatures will be in the uppers 90s for the next several days.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
The Wichita Eagle
Leavenworth man is convicted of being a monster under the bed
A man who allegedly hid under a bed to spy on a Leavenworth family has been convicted of multiple crimes in connection with the April incident, authorities said Tuesday.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Here comes the heat
KANSAS SIDE OF THE STATE LINE, LAWRENCE, IN THE 70'S TO GET YOU GOING THIS MORNING.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
Northeast Kansas happenings
"The Rocky Horror Show" will be performed at 2 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 17, at Manhattan Arts Center, 1520 Poyntz Ave. in Manhattan.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Great Bend Tribune
Leavenworth business owner indicted for bank fraud
KANSAS CITY, Kan. Through an elaborate scheme of check kiting and deceit, a Leavenworth business woman allegedly defrauded Great Bend-based Farmers Bank and Trust's Overland Park branch and other individuals, according to a federal indictment filed Aug. 6 in Kansas City.
Post and Courier
Citadel launches leadership department, degree
The state's military college is now formalizing that role with the creation of a new Department of Leadership Studies and a Master in Science of Leadership degree, both of which are officially launching this month as students return for the fall semester.
Civic leaders alarmed about possible Army cuts
Army fatigues are ubiquitous in Leavenworth , a town synonymous with the storied military fort that gives the place its name.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Threat over Manning's gender
The American Civil Liberties Union and Manning's civilian lawyer David Coombs have told the US Disciplinary Barracks in Fort Leavenworth, Kansas, and officials including defence secretary Chuck Hagel, that a lawsuit will be filed if it is not confirmed by September 4 that the treatment will be provided for the army private.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Stars and Stripes
Attorney: Manning not receiving hormone therapy
The American Civil Liberties Union and an attorney say convicted national security leaker Chelsea Manning isn't receiving medical treatment for her gender identity condition as previously approved by Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
Leavenworth woman charged in fraud for Kansas City businesses
Brenda Wood, 45, faces five counts of bank fraud, one count of theft from an employee benefit program, and four counts of willfull violations of the Employee Retirement Income Security Act.
A letter from a major fired by the Army
My name is Major Charles V. Slider III and I am currently stationed at Fort Leavenworth, Kansas.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
Indiana Law Blog
Courts - 'Nominees to Kansas Supreme Court question that court's timeliness in issuing rulings'
The chief judge of the Kansas Court of Appeals, in his interview Monday seeking appointment to the Kansas Supreme Court, criticized the high court for the time it took to resolve a controversial capital murder case in Wichita.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
Cauble, Porter take Board of Education seats
The Kansas State Board of Education will welcome to its ranks one incumbent from Dodge City and a new face from Fredonia as a result of Tuesday's Republican primary elections.
Sun Aug 03, 2014
The Solarium 7: Proposals from young Army leaders
Captains participate in mid-July in the 2014 Solarium conference. It was up to the young officers to strategize improvements to the service and pitch them to the chief of staff.
Fri Aug 01, 2014
How girl died in Leavenworth police chase, shootout still unclear
The Leavenworth County attorney says police officers who shot at a suspect who had abducted a 5-year-old girl did not violate any laws.
Thu Jul 31, 2014
Kansas City Jewish Chronicle
Soldier tells rally crowd there is no Plan B, Israel must win the fight
Photo by Alyssa Dinberg/Jewish Federation Supporters of Israel filled the Kehilath Israel Synagogue to capacity Monday night for the Community Solidarity Gathering.
University of Kansas
Ft. Leavenworth commander visits to discuss educational partnerships
The commander of the U. S. Army Combined Arms Center and Ft. Leavenworth visited the University of Kansas last week and met with senior leaders and faculty to discuss future educational partnerships between both institutions.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Tony's Kansas City
Kansas City Power Rankings Tonight
Tonight let's take a look at Kansas City power brokers and events that shaped the local agenda this week.