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Regional Headlines for Saturday, October 5, 2013


Shawnee Woman Hospitalized in KC Bus Accident

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A northeast Kansas woman is hospitalized after being struck and dragged nearly a block by a bus in downtown Kansas City, Missouri. KCTV reports the 68-year-old Shawnee woman suffered what police Sergeant Bill Mahoney described as life-threatening injuries shortly yesterday (FRI) morning.


Salina Man Convicted in Child's Death

MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) — A Salina man has been convicted of first-degree murder and other charges in the abuse death of his girlfriend's 14-month-old son. The Salina Journal reports a jury returned the verdict against 35-year-old Antonio Brown yesterday (FRI) — two years to the day after Clayden Urbanek died of what doctors at a Wichita hospital called some of the worst abuse they had seen. Brown will be sentenced October 25th in Saline County.

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